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Bay Area shelter-in-place order being extended through May

The public health officers of six Bay Area counties, including Contra Costa and Alameda, announced on Monday that they will...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2020
Last comment by Jennifer, on May 1, 2020 at 11:44 am | 16 comments | 5426 Views

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Dublin council greenlights Tassajara Road realignment

A multi-jurisdictional effort to improve traffic safety in Dublin along Tassajara Road between Palisades Drive to the boundary...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2020
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 28, 2020 at 10:03 am | 1 comment | 3022 Views

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San Ramon: Man arrested for carjacking shortly after being released from custody for car theft

A man was arrested in San Ramon for allegedly carjacking one car and attempting to carjack a second vehicle shortly after...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2020
Last comment by Malcolm Hex, on Apr 27, 2020 at 11:45 pm | 6 comments | 3835 Views

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Valley Views: Giving back with face masks

One Pleasanton couple have turned their home into a facemask factory, with him in charge of materials procurement and cutting,...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2020
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Apr 27, 2020 at 5:49 pm | 4 comments | 2185 Views

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Visitors to East Bay parks asked to wear face masks

The East Bay Regional Park District on Friday asked parks visitors to wear face masks or other face coverings in accordance...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2020
Last comment by AJB, on Apr 27, 2020 at 1:01 pm | 3 comments | 1378 Views

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Tri-Valley BART director criticizes GM for lack of detail in budget presentation

BART Director Debora Allen blasted General Manager Bob Powers on Thursday for not providing enough details on the budget...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2020
Last comment by Long Term Resident, on Apr 27, 2020 at 10:26 am | 2 comments | 1391 Views

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County supervisors approve moratoriums on evictions, rent increases

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors passed an urgency ordinance Tuesday to temporarily prohibit evictions caused...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2020
Last comment by Sarah, on Apr 27, 2020 at 8:51 am | 5 comments | 1978 Views

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Stanford Health Care to cut workers' wages by 20%

Employees of Stanford Health Care, including doctors and nurses who are caring for COVID-19 patients, will have their pay...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2020
Last comment by Erik, on Apr 26, 2020 at 10:31 pm | 1 comment | 4860 Views

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DSRSD Board Director Maddi Misheloff dies

Madelyne "Maddi" Misheloff, a longtime Dublin resident and member of the Dublin San Ramon Services District Board of Directors,...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2020
Last comment by Roz Rogoff, on Apr 26, 2020 at 9:17 am | 3 comments | 7398 Views

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Curry lawsuit: Family of teen who drowned during PE class settles suit with SRVUSD for $8 million

Nearly two years after the on-campus drowning death of 15-year-old San Ramon Valley High School freshman Ben Curry, the family...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2020
Last comment by Bill, on Apr 17, 2020 at 10:12 pm | 44 comments | 13767 Views

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Sheriff: Smaller jail population helping slow COVID-19 spread

Between early release of some prisoners, home monitoring for others and greatly reduced bookings into the county jails in...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2020
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 16, 2020 at 5:50 pm | 5 comments | 2192 Views

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DeSaulnier's condition improves, transferred out of intensive care

U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier has made positive progress in the hospital while battling pneumonia, with his condition improving...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2020
Last comment by Diane, on Apr 16, 2020 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 2657 Views

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County supervisors will ask Newsom for mail-ballot-only November election

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted 5-0 on Tuesday to ask Gov. Gavin Newsom to declare the November general...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2020
Last comment by Jo-Ann Jacobson , on Apr 16, 2020 at 7:22 am | 1 comment | 2392 Views

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Looking for a new home activity? Start keeping a journal

Try something new during these strange times. Consider journaling: This writing can be good for body and soul, whether one...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2020
Last comment by Malcolm Hex, on Apr 15, 2020 at 10:25 pm | 2 comments | 3455 Views

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Contra Costa supervisors may ask governor to make November election all mail-in

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors could decide Tuesday to ask Gov. Gavin Newsom to declare the November general...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2020
Last comment by Creed, on Apr 14, 2020 at 12:42 am | 3 comments | 2178 Views

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County reports 63 confirmed COVID-19 cases in San Ramon Valley

The breakdown included 27 cases in San Ramon, 21 cases in Danville and 15 cases in Alamo, as of the latest update from Contra...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2020
Last comment by Sarah, on Apr 13, 2020 at 7:41 am | 2 comments | 12520 Views

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Election certified: Danville voters pass Measure Y to allow Magee Preserve development

Danville residents have officially signed off on the Magee Preserve residential project, passing Measure Y by a narrow but...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2020
Last comment by Rocky , on Apr 11, 2020 at 3:44 am | 1 comment | 5743 Views

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Rossmoor couple see need, act fast to collect food

Marilyn Weiss saw a news report Friday about a food distribution program at which more than triple the usual number of people...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2020
Last comment by Jennifer, on Apr 7, 2020 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 3720 Views

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PG&E won't pay $4M Camp Fire fine from $13.5B wildfire victims' fund

PG&E announced in San Francisco Monday that it has given up a controversial plan to pay a $4 million criminal fine to Butte...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2020
Last comment by Nicholas Carlin, on Mar 31, 2020 at 4:52 pm | 1 comment | 1256 Views

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DeSaulnier's sons give update on his health status, thank community for support

Rep. Mark DeSaulnier's sons have released a statement providing a new update on the Tri-Valley congressman's health status...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2020
Last comment by Kjgamble, on Mar 31, 2020 at 2:01 pm | 4 comments | 3173 Views
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