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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Prop 8 does discriminate

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen's Letter to the Editor printed in the paper Oct. 3 stating "Under California state law the...

Original post made by Pat on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Oct 30, 2008 at 12:49 pm | 205 comments | 12093 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Principal on leave after gun accusation

Monte Vista High School Principal Rebecca Smith has been placed on administrative leave following an anonymous message that...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Oct 15, 2009 at 11:55 am | 174 comments | 6240 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest opinion: Voters Should Flunk Measure C

Despite widespread layoffs, foreclosures and broken retirement nest-eggs, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District wants...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jayne, on May 6, 2009 at 2:58 pm | 144 comments | 30297 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville teen arraigned on rape charges

Prosecutors have charged Sam Nesis, a recent San Ramon Valley High graduate, with forcible rape, forcible oral copulation...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2011
Last comment by Annonymous, on Mar 8, 2011 at 2:21 pm | 121 comments | 7585 Views

SPORTS

Alamo resident charged with filing over $5 million in false claims for tax refunds

A federal grand jury indicted Alamo resident Robert Lance McAdam, 56, on Tuesday for seven counts of making false, fictitious...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by 5 years, on Apr 5, 2016 at 10:28 pm | 111 comments | 8065 Views

AROUND TOWN

Battle lines drawn in Measure D fight

As the 2012 election nears, sides are lining up on Measure D, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District's $260 million...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by Mike Arata, on Oct 31, 2012 at 10:56 am | 111 comments | 5500 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Community divided by Prop 8

A number of issues on the November ballot have sparked debate and discussion, but none has been as polarizing as Proposition...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Someone, on Nov 25, 2008 at 11:09 am | 108 comments | 4795 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Democrats host speaker on collapse of towers

Most Americans expect over-the-top conspiracy theorists and extreme left wingers to call the 911 Commission Report a lie....

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Sniffy White, on Aug 7, 2015 at 9:06 pm | 108 comments | 7461 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney, Garamendi join Democrats to pass historic health care reform

A bill reforming America's health care system, what one Bay Area congressman called "a critical step," was approved Sunday...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Rainman, on Mar 31, 2010 at 12:26 am | 106 comments | 3514 Views

AROUND TOWN

Voters reject Alamo cityhood

The movement to incorporate Alamo was defeated today by 66 percent of the residents who voted against Measure A and cityhood....

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by Member, on Oct 18, 2009 at 8:15 pm | 106 comments | 4006 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man arrested for 'anti-Christian' mall disturbance

Police arrested 22-year-old Abdul Walid Hamid of Hayward on the evening of Wednesday, Nov. 4, after he reportedly tore a...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Nov 12, 2009 at 10:03 am | 101 comments | 5291 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dr. Playboy

When the limo rolled up, the model-hot 20-somethings were wearing only tiny pieces of lingerie. The scene was straight out...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2007
Last comment by Sheila, on Apr 14, 2016 at 10:59 pm | 99 comments | 28279 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Mayor Doyle mad over criticism of his vote for Democrat Jerry McNerney

"During the past week, I have received nasty, hateful emails and was ever approached and reprimanded in person at the Danville...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Ex-Doyle Supporter, on Nov 3, 2010 at 5:53 pm | 99 comments | 3890 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Community Presbyterian leaves mother church, joins Evangelical group

Danville's Community Presbyterian Church recently seceded from its mother church in favor of joining a more conservative...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by George, on Aug 9, 2012 at 12:47 pm | 97 comments | 3897 Views

AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: Bail set at $350K for Schierholtz after multiple hit-and-run DUI crashes

An allegedly drunk, unlicensed driver made a total of five hit and run collisions Sunday, hitting a bicyclist, a pedestrian,...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by jenny, on Aug 5, 2010 at 1:04 pm | 94 comments | 3462 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town Drunks On the Trail

I am a regular walker along the Iron Horse Trail and after observing the trends over the last 6 months I thought it...

Original post made by Trail User on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Aug 23, 2015 at 4:14 pm | 93 comments | 7476 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon students rally post-election

Groups of students at both San Ramon high schools rallied peacefully on Thursday afternoon in the wake of this week's presidential...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 17, 2016 at 7:47 pm | 87 comments | 4729 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Supporters of affordable housing weigh in on controversial issue

Affordable housing is not only a good idea for Danville but it's also the law. Despite "legitimate concerns" about an increase...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Mar 25, 2013 at 11:35 am | 83 comments | 6510 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon Unified School Taxes Are Out of Control

I just received my property tax bill from the County, and all of the following are the CURRENT taxes I pay for our local...

Original post made by Taxed Out on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Indep, on Oct 16, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 81 comments | 7189 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What is your opinion of our Danville schools?

Let’s start some real conversations about our Danville schools. Students: Do you feel safe in your Danville school?...

Original post made by Marie on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by has to be anonymous, on Sep 16, 2009 at 10:57 am | 78 comments | 5759 Views
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Suspicious Stein, Watchdog Warren, and a Basket of Deplorables
By Roz Rogoff | 19 comments | 1,180 views

New apartments will be pricey to rent
By Tim Hunt | 8 comments | 566 views