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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

East Bay veterans celebrate McNerney bill for brain injury treatment

DUBLIN — Nearly a dozen East Bay veterans scrawled their signatures Tuesday morning across a ceremonial, wall-sized copy...

Original post made by Ron on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 3, 2010 at 6:45 am | 3 comments | 1623 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stone Valley middle schooler seeks ambassadorship

A 12-year-old from Stone Valley Middle School wants to be a European ambassador. Anna Nunes isn't jumping the gun. The seventh...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Alan, on Jun 3, 2010 at 12:34 am | 6 comments | 2272 Views

AROUND TOWN

Up, up, up and away!

Residents from all over the San Ramon Valley gathered at the baseball fields at Central Park to witness six hot air balloons...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Jun 2, 2010 at 11:11 am | 2 comments | 1097 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Interested in knowing more about solar energy?

Dear Emily, Many neighbors in our region have asked CDSI information for more information about solar photovoltaics (PV)....

Original post made by CDSI Research on May. 31, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Jun 1, 2010 at 1:50 pm | 4 comments | 1882 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

MJ Mc Colgan plans to retire from golf this year

MJ Mc Colgan has recently announced his retirement from golf, with his final event taking place in September. The 27-year-old...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Edward Indelicato, on Jun 1, 2010 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 1854 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Danville author wins International Book Award

Mark Curtis, a local author and political reporter, recently won a 2010 International Book Award for his book, "Age of Obama:...

Original post made on May. 31, 2010
Last comment by George, on Jun 1, 2010 at 7:09 am | 3 comments | 3686 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Celebrate art, wind and fun this weekend

Central Park will be booming this Memorial Day holiday weekend for the popular Art & Wind Festival. This year, festivities...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 31, 2010 at 7:03 pm | 9 comments | 1243 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Congressman McNerney bill to raise pay danger pay for Military passed house.

Provisions to raise certain types of pay for members of the armed forces passed the House of Representatives on Friday. The...

Original post made by Ron on May. 30, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on May 31, 2010 at 1:15 pm | 7 comments | 1754 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Race to Nowhere' adds second show in Danville

Advanced placement classes in every subject. Hours of homework every night. The push get a perfect 2400 on the SAT and attend...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by A Teacher, on May 31, 2010 at 12:45 pm | 14 comments | 2201 Views

SPORTS

Aluminum Baseball Bats - Facts/Opinions

A young baseball pitcher, age 16, from Marin Catholic School remains in a critical life threatening coma two weeks after...

Original post made by Reflections on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Debate Over, on May 31, 2010 at 11:30 am | 27 comments | 4846 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council changes poultry ordinance for residential properties

Roosters are no longer welcome in the Town of Danville after the Town Council voted Tuesday night to change the zoning ordinance...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on May 31, 2010 at 9:55 am | 20 comments | 1795 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tour Alamo parks with the MAC

Alamo's Municipal Advisory Council is hosting a different kind of meeting Thursday. Starting at 11 a.m., they will meet at...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by askidoo, on May 30, 2010 at 11:53 am | 6 comments | 1291 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Rain hits the San Ramon Valley

Unseasonable rain led to slick roads around the area, which may have led to what appears to be a solo spin-out on Bishop...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Dwight Howard, on May 28, 2010 at 7:20 pm | 1 comment | 981 Views

SPORTS

North Coast Section OKs continued use of metal baseball bats

High School baseball players from Bay Area communities up to the Oregon border will still be able to use metal bats during...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by USF Don, on May 28, 2010 at 5:29 pm | 8 comments | 2452 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Vets Hall committee nears decision point

The Veteran's Building committee met Monday to go over a new design requested from architects ARG to put all veterans' activities...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by tester, on May 28, 2010 at 4:50 pm | 2 comments | 1401 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police searching for shooting suspect in Danville

Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with a shooting this morning in Danville. The victim, an unidentified...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by from the looks of it, on May 28, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 18 comments | 3921 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What can veterans tell us about their military service for Memorial Day?

In honor of Memorial Day, Stan Wharton sought Streetwise responses from some local veterans at the American Legion Post 246...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 28, 2010 at 7:13 am | 1 comment | 972 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Neighbors come together to help ducklings

A group of neighbors recently helped save eight ducklings that had fallen down a storm drain on Deer Meadow Drive in Blackhawk....

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Williams, on May 27, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 4 comments | 1404 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Dalai Lama Renaissance' tonight

At the edge of the Millennium, the Dalai Lama of Tibet invited 40 of the West's leading, most innovative thinkers to his...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Amory Gutierrez, Danville Express, on May 27, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 3 comments | 1053 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Moths, maggots found in packaged almonds at Lucky Supermarket in San Ramon

A Dublin woman is accusing Lucky Supermarket in San Ramon of dropping the ball -- twice -- when she discovered moths and...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Gruff but Lovable Ben, on May 27, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 11 comments | 2030 Views
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