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BART fares go up 2.7% in new year

Fares increased for BART riders in the new year, with everyone paying 2.7% more than in 2017, according to the transit agency. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2018
Last comment by Long term resident, 12 hours ago | 18 comments | 894 Views


Sycamore Valley chosen as preferred site for new Danville skate park

Danville parks commissioners have selected Sycamore Valley Park as the site of a potential skate park coming to the town. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2018
Last comment by OldGuy, on Jan 15, 2018 at 11:51 am | 8 comments | 2058 Views


Pleasanton 2018: Soaring to new highs

New records set last year continue to soar unabated in Pleasanton as 2018 gets underway. Starting the new year, Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by snoopy, on Jan 12, 2018 at 7:39 am | 2 comments | 899 Views


Senior support nonprofit awarded $600,000 grant

Contra Costa County's Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services was awarded a $600,000 grant last month. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2018
Last comment by Jody Wright, on Jan 3, 2018 at 8:25 am | 1 comment | 686 Views


Danville council postpones decision on new Old Blackhawk Road development

The Danville Town Council voted Tuesday night to continue a public hearing on a new development off Old Blackhawk Road to...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2017
Last comment by DanvilleDemocrat, on Dec 26, 2017 at 6:45 pm | 4 comments | 2149 Views


Tree work scheduled for next week in Danville

Tree maintenance work will be taking place early next week in Danville, and as a result the play area at Danville South Park...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2017
Last comment by Chip, on Dec 21, 2017 at 8:44 am | 1 comment | 548 Views


Swalwell talks tax bill, national security and more in San Ramon

It was a packed house in the cafeteria at San Ramon's California High School Saturday morning, where local U.S. Rep. Eric...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Dec 10, 2017 at 10:29 am | 20 comments | 1379 Views


Mount Diablo beacon lighting to honor Pearl Harbor attack fallen, survivors

In a commemorative ceremony on Thursday, the beacon on Mount Diablo will be lit by survivors of Pearl Harbor, as a way to...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2017
Last comment by JRM, on Dec 7, 2017 at 3:45 pm | 1 comment | 2988 Views


Arnerich named Danville mayor for 2018

Longtime Danville Town Councilman Newell Arnerich was named mayor Tuesday night after fellow council members unanimously...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2017
Last comment by Gomez, on Dec 6, 2017 at 12:06 pm | 2 comments | 1742 Views


$107 million contract awarded for I-680 northbound express lane

Alameda County Transportation Commission (CTC), in conjunction with Caltrans, has awarded a $107 million contract for the...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2017
Last comment by Lisa, on Dec 5, 2017 at 6:55 am | 7 comments | 2069 Views


Danville Town Council to name new mayor, present Community Service Awards

The Danville Town Council is set to select a new mayor and honor exemplary community members at a ceremony downtown Tuesday...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1139 Views


San Ramon: Bishop Ranch tree lighting coming Friday

The 15th annual tree lighting ceremony at San Ramon's Bishop Ranch is coming up, scheduled for this Friday evening. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1059 Views


Danville tree lighting set for Friday

An annual holiday tradition returns to Danville this Friday with the Lighting of the Old Oak Tree. Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1012 Views


Tri-Valley Hero: Danville's Jasmine Steele, life-saving information

A slew of close-to-home experiences served as the inspiration for Steele's "Allergy Blast" app, for which she won last year's...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by Isabelle Javier, on Nov 17, 2017 at 1:56 pm | 1 comment | 1790 Views


'Second Assault': Tri-Valley native revisits scene of her sexual attack for new film

Pleasanton native and filmmaker Jillian Corsie is going public with her "deepest, darkest secret": Twelve years ago when...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by Tom T, on Nov 17, 2017 at 8:17 am | 3 comments | 918 Views


Family suing city of Dublin over boy's injuries at The Wave Waterpark

A lawsuit was filed Tuesday on behalf of the family of a 10-year-old boy who was injured when he went down a water slide...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by martin, on Nov 16, 2017 at 10:27 pm | 6 comments | 1087 Views


Hospice Tree of Lights ceremonies arriving in San Ramon Valley

The 31st annual Hospice East Bay Tree of Lights ceremony is coming to Danville this Friday. Read the full story here

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by Mary Lou Baratta, on Nov 16, 2017 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 649 Views


Thanksgiving Day Tips for Seniors and their Families

Thanksgiving is a great occasion to get together with family members, young and old. It’s one of the most enjoyable holidays...

Original post made by Andrea Campisi on Nov. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 131 Views


Cricket showcase: Tri-Valley ready to host national youth tournament

Some of the country's top young cricketers will converge on the Tri-Valley starting this weekend as the area plays host to...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by ushen, on Nov 16, 2017 at 3:23 am | 1 comment | 823 Views


Blood, Sweat & Tears performing in San Ramon

Blood, Sweat & Tears, a contemporary "jazz-rock" American music group, is coming to San Ramon this weekend as part of the...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by Rick, on Nov 15, 2017 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 658 Views
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GE's re-organization reaches San Ramon digital headquarters
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,936 views

Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry
By Tom Cushing | 72 comments | 1,137 views

Jazz and Abstraction
By John A. Barry and Bill Carmel | 0 comments | 189 views