Town Square | DanvilleSanRamon.com |

Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon: City looks to use general fund reserves to make up for budgetary shortfall from COVID-19

San Ramon city officials say they will be able to make up for budget shortfalls resulting from the coronavirus pandemic using...

Original post made on May. 18, 2020
Last comment by Bob duPont, on May 18, 2020 at 2:01 pm | 1 comment | 2363 Views

AROUND TOWN

Specialty's Café & Bakery, headquartered in Pleasanton, going out of business

Specialty's Cafe & Bakery, a restaurant brand headquartered in Pleasanton and operating more than 50 locations in three states,...

Original post made on May. 16, 2020
There are no comments yet. 7052 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Public sector jobs untouched so far in Contra Costa County, but layoffs loom

While many businesses confront financial ruin and unemployment soars, jobs in Contra Costa County's public sector have remained...

Original post made on May. 15, 2020
Last comment by sa_deccl@yahoo.com, on May 15, 2020 at 10:23 am | 1 comment | 3257 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Newsom proposes deep education, health care cuts in revised state budget

Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled his revised state budget proposal Thursday, with deep cuts in education and health care funding...

Original post made on May. 15, 2020
Last comment by Long Term Resident, on May 15, 2020 at 8:42 am | 1 comment | 1173 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville native's journey on 'American Idol' comes to an end

Danville's hometown "American Idol" contestant Grace Leer had her journey come to an end on Sunday, when she was eliminated...

Original post made on May. 12, 2020
Last comment by JS, on May 14, 2020 at 4:39 pm | 3 comments | 2976 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD releases plan for summer school

Summer school will be back in session in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District this year, but it will be held remotely. Read...

Original post made on May. 12, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on May 13, 2020 at 7:53 am | 2 comments | 3891 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nephrotic Syndrome Foundation’s “Dine Together” Virtual Dinner Party Touches Hearts and Raises Funds to Support Children with Nephrotic Syndrome while Supporting Local Restaurants

In response to the times, local nonprofit, The Nephrotic Syndrome Foundation (NSF) hosted Dine Together, a Virtual Dinner...

Original post made by Nephrotic Syndrome Foundation on May. 11, 2020
There are no comments yet. 202 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon: Commission to discuss next phase of Dougherty Valley annexation

After a prolonged absence due to Contra Costa County's shelter-in-place order, the San Ramon Planning Commission is set to...

Original post made on May. 10, 2020
Last comment by Longtime SR Resident, on May 10, 2020 at 7:27 pm | 1 comment | 7820 Views

AROUND TOWN

DeSaulnier released from hospital, recovering at home in DC

Tri-Valley Congressman Mark DeSaulnier has been released from the hospital over the weekend after battling serious pneumonia...

Original post made on May. 5, 2020
Last comment by Teresa Castle, on May 10, 2020 at 11:10 am | 3 comments | 1568 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton: Nordstrom store in Stoneridge Shopping Center permanently closing

Nordstrom is closing its department store in Pleasanton's Stoneridge Shopping Center, corporate officials confirmed to the...

Original post made on May. 8, 2020
Last comment by HZ, on May 8, 2020 at 11:24 am | 1 comment | 9980 Views

AROUND TOWN

County jail inmate tests positive for COVID-19 at Martinez Detention Center

Contra Costa Health Services announced Wednesday that an inmate at the Martinez Detention Facility has tested positive for...

Original post made on May. 7, 2020
Last comment by DLB, on May 7, 2020 at 1:45 pm | 1 comment | 1823 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon council to consider installing license plate readers and security cameras for police

The San Ramon City Council will discuss equipping its city's streets with automated license plate readers and situational...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2020
Last comment by CopFriend, on May 7, 2020 at 9:26 am | 18 comments | 4851 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon developer acquires new property in Orinda

San Ramon-based housing developer Landsea Homes has announced its newest property acquisition in the region this month, which...

Original post made on May. 5, 2020
Last comment by MM, on May 7, 2020 at 6:43 am | 4 comments | 8101 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville: Ben Curry's family holding vigil online on second anniversary of teen's death

Next Friday will mark two years since the on-campus drowning of San Ramon Valley High School freshman Ben Curry, and to remember...

Original post made on May. 2, 2020
Last comment by mrszalewski2, on May 5, 2020 at 3:58 pm | 3 comments | 3461 Views

AROUND TOWN

Despite progress, county supervisors say they must 'stay the course' against coronavirus

County health officials on Tuesday credited strong compliance with shelter-in-place orders for enabling relaxation of some...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2020
Last comment by Matthew, on May 5, 2020 at 12:32 pm | 6 comments | 4856 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fire damages house in San Ramon

San Ramon Valley Fire crews knocked down flames inside a house in southwestern San Ramon on Sunday afternoon, according to...

Original post made on May. 4, 2020
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on May 4, 2020 at 8:18 am | 2 comments | 6654 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD Superintendent Schmitt retiring at end of school year

Superintendent Rick Schmitt announced publicly Thursday that he will retire at the end of the school year in June after four...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2020
Last comment by Amy, on May 2, 2020 at 2:22 pm | 19 comments | 5807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town of Danville to hold coronavirus community update meeting on Thursday

The town of Danville is inviting its residents to a remote community update meeting on Thursday to discuss the local response...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2020
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on May 1, 2020 at 11:44 am | 2 comments | 1988 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 4849 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 2762 Views
<< < 2 3 4 5 6 > >>
Page 4 of 373

Get fact-based reporting on the COVID-19 crisis sent to your inbox daily.

Re-thinking my view on white privilege and structural racism
By Tim Hunt | 10 comments | 1,312 views

Stay Together or End the Relationship? Independence or Interdependence?
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 784 views

The Ballad of Andy and Rocky
By John A. Barry and Bill Carmel | 4 comments | 438 views