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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pair hit by car while trying to run across northbound I-680

Two people suffered life-threatening injuries when a car hit them as they tried to run across Interstate 680 in Walnut Creek...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2016
Last comment by Nebuchadnezzar, on Oct 19, 2016 at 7:19 am | 1 comment | 2283 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Movie Review: Don't 'Sully' his name

It's appropriate that the title of Clint Eastwood's new film "Sully" can refer both to national-hero airline pilot, Danville's...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2016
Last comment by Steven34, on Oct 18, 2016 at 10:20 pm | 8 comments | 2399 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Defendants plead not guilty for Danville, East Bay robberies

Six men accused in a string of gang-related break-ins and home invasion robberies throughout the East Bay all pleaded not...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Oct 14, 2016 at 3:49 pm | 7 comments | 1733 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mike Pence Completely Destroys Tim Kaine in VP Debate

It was amazing how much better Governor Mike Pence did than Senator Tim Kaine at the Vice Presidential debate. Even CBS,...

Original post made by Voter on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Oct 14, 2016 at 12:52 pm | 6 comments | 200 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville commissions to debate new additions for historic downtown building

Two Danville commissions on Tuesday are set to review a proposal from landowners to construct additions and make facade improvements...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2016
Last comment by Dee, on Oct 14, 2016 at 9:26 am | 12 comments | 2169 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville: Public apology planned for All Wars Memorial vandalism

A young man charged with vandalizing Danville’s All Wars Memorial with graffiti last year has agreed to make a public apology...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Dan, on Oct 13, 2016 at 6:54 am | 1 comment | 2560 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local community college district board member dies in New Orleans; cause unknown

San Ramon resident John T. Nejedly, the Valley's longtime representative on the Contra Costa Community College District governing...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2016
Last comment by Constituent, on Oct 12, 2016 at 7:39 pm | 2 comments | 2932 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon council to discuss sale of old City Hall

The San Ramon City Council is set Tuesday to continue closed-session deliberations about selling the old City Hall site on...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2016
Last comment by San Ramon Resident, on Oct 12, 2016 at 8:55 am | 6 comments | 973 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council looking to buy property next to Village Theatre

The Danville Town Council is set to consider spending $5.85 million Tuesday night to acquire an office building site on Front...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Joey B, on Oct 11, 2016 at 4:33 pm | 19 comments | 3022 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County crime lab receives grant for new breathalyzers

The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office announced last week that its crime lab received a $324,000 grant to buy new breathalyzers. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2016
Last comment by Patty, on Oct 11, 2016 at 10:53 am | 2 comments | 496 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Increased water use statewide could lead to mandatory restrictions

A recent dramatic drop in water conservation statewide could lead to a renewal of state-imposed mandatory water restrictions,...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
Last comment by Trump supporter, on Oct 11, 2016 at 8:48 am | 5 comments | 836 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo girl wins division title in NHRA Jr. Drag Racing League

Alamo native Leigha Miller used three race wins during the season to help propel her to a Division 7 championship in the...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2016
Last comment by Beth, on Oct 10, 2016 at 9:12 pm | 1 comment | 1060 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Creepy clown' posts hit San Ramon schools; threats deemed unsubstantiated

Both San Ramon high schools were targets of ultimately unsubstantiated social media threats of "creepy clowns" in recent...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
Last comment by Bobo, on Oct 10, 2016 at 9:08 pm | 4 comments | 1681 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Authorities: Arrestees may be tied to robberies in Danville, East Bay

Investigators have arrested several people whom they believe might be connected to a series of armed robberies throughout...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 7, 2016 at 1:12 pm | 1 comment | 2014 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRPD: Teen playing with airsoft rifle mistaken for masked gunman

San Ramon police, in the hopes of spurring conversation and education, have shared details about an incident on the north...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2016
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Oct 7, 2016 at 12:03 pm | 3 comments | 2294 Views

AROUND TOWN

County supervisor candidates set for Tassajara Valley forum

The two candidates vying to succeed retiring Supervisor Mary Piepho on the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors are set...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2016
Last comment by Burgis for Supervisor!, on Oct 7, 2016 at 8:00 am | 2 comments | 2486 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon City Council candidates set for public forum Sept. 29

The four candidates for San Ramon City Council this fall are set to share their thoughts on key city issues during a public...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Joe Parsons, on Oct 5, 2016 at 12:03 pm | 7 comments | 3493 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contra Costa County earns U.S. Justice Department grants

Contra Costa County received separate grants from the U.S. Justice Department on Monday to focus on effective criminal defense...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 4, 2016 at 6:41 am | 1 comment | 566 Views

AROUND TOWN

Announcing our 2016 Tri-Valley Heroes

The Tri-Valley Heroes panel of judges have selected the recipients for the 2016 awards, which are bestowed on residents who...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by Herb Ritter, on Oct 3, 2016 at 10:34 pm | 1 comment | 1912 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Cook-Kallio and ACAP

I'm a Democrat, but count my vote, once again, for Assemblywoman Catherine Baker who has, in her first term representing...

Original post made by Billie on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Oct 3, 2016 at 4:03 pm | 2 comments | 181 Views
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