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Valley Link receives $400 million in Alameda County funding

The Valley Link rail project now has nearly a third of funds needed to build out the planned regional transit system, after...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2020
Last comment by Nayak4Mayor, 17 hours ago | 1 comment | 1089 Views

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All Contra Costa voters to receive mail-in ballots for Nov. 3 election

To promote effective and safe voting among residents, the Contra Costa County Elections Department has begun the process...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2020
Last comment by Mary, on Aug 29, 2020 at 4:41 pm | 11 comments | 8562 Views

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Destruction of Monuments and Public Works Honoring Historical Figures of American History

Every single day there is a call to destroy, remove, or rename monuments and public works that honor historical figures of...

Original post made by Danville on Jul. 23, 2020
Last comment by Kjgamble, on Jul 27, 2020 at 7:57 am | 1 comment | 803 Views

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Governor orders various indoor activity closures statewide amid COVID-19 surge

Indoor activities across California must be reined in as the state combats a resurgence of the COVID-19 coronavirus, Gov....

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2020
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 16, 2020 at 8:49 am | 4 comments | 3005 Views

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Pac-12 commissioner, who lives in Danville, tests positive for COVID-19

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott, who lives in Danville, has tested positive for COVID-19 after exhibiting mild symptoms,...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2020
There are no comments yet. 2563 Views

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Contra Costa Health delays reopening timeline indefinitely

CCHS will postpone indefinitely its reopening timeline for businesses that had been slated to return on Wednesday, citing...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2020
Last comment by me, on Jun 30, 2020 at 7:46 am | 1 comment | 8474 Views

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Staying Healthy: San Ramon high-schoolers target plastic pollution

Local high schoolers recognized the influence that environmental health issues like plastic pollution have on human communities....

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2020
Last comment by Sharad Lathker, on Jun 23, 2020 at 10:58 pm | 4 comments | 2962 Views

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Bay Area breaks from governor, maintains ban on curbside pickup at retail stores

Bay Area health officers warned that the regional COVID-19 shelter-in-place guidelines will remain in place through at least...

Original post made on May. 9, 2020
Last comment by Virginia McDonnell, on Jun 5, 2020 at 1:13 pm | 3 comments | 1492 Views

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Bay Area counties ordering shelter-in-place amid coronavirus

Six Bay Area counties will institute a shelter-in-place order Tuesday in an effort to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus,...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2020
Last comment by Chris fox, on Apr 2, 2020 at 3:50 pm | 6 comments | 7447 Views

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Local high-risk residents hunker down during shelter-in-place order

While many residents feel increased stress and anxiety associated with COVID-19, those feelings have been heightened for...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2020
Last comment by Andi Callaway, on Apr 2, 2020 at 9:44 am | 1 comment | 2731 Views

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Contra Costa County reports 175 cases, three deaths from coronavirus

As of Sunday afternoon, Contra Costa County had reported 175 confirmed novel coronavirus cases and three deaths from COVID-19,...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2020
Last comment by K Wild, on Mar 30, 2020 at 10:43 am | 1 comment | 4272 Views

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Hospitals in Contra Costa brace for coronavirus surge: Are they ready?

Facing an unprecedented health crisis across the country, Contra Costa County health providers are struggling to ramp up...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2020
There are no comments yet. 2986 Views

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Two coronavirus cases transported to Contra Costa County for medical care

Contra Costa Health Services officials confirmed Tuesday that two novel coronavirus patients among a group of quarantined...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2020
Last comment by Nick, on Mar 2, 2020 at 9:59 am | 4 comments | 5192 Views

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San Ramon council to review waste services ordinance, consider Styrofoam ban

The San Ramon City Council is set to look over its garbage and waste policies during its regular meeting on Tuesday, during...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2020
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 11, 2020 at 11:02 pm | 3 comments | 2053 Views

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Danville: Commission to explore implications of state's Housing Crisis Act

The Danville Planning Commission is set to receive a report detailing the state of California’s efforts to create housing...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Jan 28, 2020 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 2423 Views

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Contra Costa County clerk-recorder joins DMV to improve 'Real ID' record access

The California Department of Motor Vehicles and the Contra Costa County Clerk-Recorder's Office are joining to make it easier...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2020
Last comment by MO, on Jan 21, 2020 at 11:50 am | 2 comments | 3802 Views

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President Trump impeached by House

U.S. President Donald Trump was impeached Wednesday by the U.S. House of Representatives led by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2019
Last comment by peggy, on Dec 20, 2019 at 9:08 am | 1 comment | 1285 Views

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Power shutoff looms again for San Ramon Valley

PG&E customers in parts of Contra Costa County, including some in the San Ramon Valley, have been told to expect they’ll...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2019
Last comment by Al, on Oct 25, 2019 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 3638 Views

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PG&E leaves Tri-Valley residents in the dark with power shutoffs

As its Public Safety Power Shutoffs affected parts of the Tri-Valley into Thursday, PG&E officials left residents in the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2019
Last comment by John S, on Oct 13, 2019 at 8:01 pm | 2 comments | 2437 Views

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Danville council to consider position on new county transportation sales tax

The Danville Town Council on Tuesday is set to debate a resolution to support a new 0.5% sales tax countywide in order to...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2019
Last comment by Long Term Resident, on Oct 2, 2019 at 9:18 am | 2 comments | 2225 Views
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