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World audience for local miniatures

Tri-Valley artist Barbara Stanton goes small in her paintings but is about to go large in her audience. She will be the first...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2016
Last comment by Carole, on Jan 19, 2016 at 7:30 am | 2 comments | 2503 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area gas prices lower than state average

The average price for gas in the Bay Area is slightly lower than the state's average price, AAA officials said last week. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2016
Last comment by Lee Prohkon, on Jan 18, 2016 at 5:41 pm | 2 comments | 725 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council to debate Dougherty Valley tree damage, marijuana cultivation ban

The San Ramon City Council is set to discuss options for dealing with thousands of trees in the Dougherty Valley that city...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by SR resident, on Jan 15, 2016 at 5:12 pm | 5 comments | 1299 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DPD: Pair arrested with stolen vehicle

Danville police arrested a Concord man and Martinez woman on suspicion of possessing a stolen car and committing other crimes...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2016
Last comment by sponge_bob_roundpants, on Jan 15, 2016 at 11:21 am | 7 comments | 1886 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dublin developer pleads guilty to violating Endangered Species Act

East Bay real estate developer James Tong, 70, has pleaded guilty in federal court in Oakland to violating the U.S. Endangered...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2016
Last comment by Karyne Ghantous, on Jan 15, 2016 at 7:22 am | 1 comment | 1168 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council to talk downtown Danville parking availability

The Town Council is set to continue talking about options to improve downtown Danville parking conditions when town staff...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2016
Last comment by dbrower, on Jan 13, 2016 at 5:34 pm | 2 comments | 1264 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville to weigh banning marijuana cultivation, delivery

The Danville Town Council is set to debate whether to prohibit cultivation, delivery and processing of medical marijuana...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2016
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Jan 13, 2016 at 10:43 am | 13 comments | 1718 Views

AROUND TOWN

Andersen named chair of Board of Supervisors

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted the San Ramon Valley's representative, Candace Andersen, to...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2016
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Jan 12, 2016 at 8:30 am | 6 comments | 1593 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board to debate cell antenna at California High

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to consider approving a lease agreement Tuesday with Verizon Wireless to install...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2016
Last comment by frankly, on Jan 12, 2016 at 7:18 am | 1 comment | 1208 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to debate solar bond sale

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to discuss Tuesday how to go about selling a series of tax-credit bonds to help...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 11, 2016 at 7:56 pm | 5 comments | 1495 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Assembly committee votes down Baker's bill to prevent BART strikes

Local Assemblywoman Catharine Baker's initial attempt to halt future BART strikes in their tracks failed last week when Assembly...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2016
Last comment by TSE, on Jan 11, 2016 at 1:35 pm | 6 comments | 1819 Views

SPORTS

Local teen figure skater takes gold, Pacific Coast crown

Sierra Venetta, a freshman at Danville's Monte Vista High School, earned a gold medal and the 2015 Pacific Coast Sectional...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2016
Last comment by Kierstyn , on Jan 10, 2016 at 8:12 pm | 1 comment | 2488 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Museum to highlight 'Historic Icons of the San Ramon Valley'

The Museum of the San Ramon Valley is set to highlight five historic local buildings in a month-long exhibit opening in downtown...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2016
Last comment by Ms. Bunny, on Jan 7, 2016 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1828 Views

AROUND TOWN

Personnel file: Danville home project earns landscape contractor award

A Livermore-based landscaping company was recently awarded with a trade association's Best of Show honor for its work on...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2016
Last comment by Debora, on Jan 7, 2016 at 8:00 am | 5 comments | 4151 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD hires four new principals

The San Ramon Valley school board named new principals at all three school levels and paved the way for two additional principal...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2015
Last comment by Mom, on Jan 6, 2016 at 11:47 pm | 16 comments | 8831 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville explores crime prevention with license plate recognition cameras

Danville police are looking into a new strategy to help deter potential crimes and solve those committed: license plate recognition...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2015
Last comment by David, on Jan 5, 2016 at 9:50 am | 33 comments | 3586 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Deputies seek help identifying Alamo gas station robbers

Contra Costa County sheriff's deputies are asking for the public's help identifying two men who robbed a gas station and...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2016
Last comment by ohriley, on Jan 5, 2016 at 8:44 am | 3 comments | 3615 Views

RESTAURANTS

Los Cerros earns digital citizenship honor

Los Cerros Middle School has been singled out as a Common Sense Digital Citizenship Certified School by a national nonprofit...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2016
Last comment by thomaswhite544, on Jan 4, 2016 at 11:00 pm | 1 comment | 1230 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART fares set for 3.4% increase

BART passengers can expect to pay more for a ride in 2016 as fares are set to increase around 3.4% starting Friday. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2015
Last comment by Long term resident, on Dec 31, 2015 at 9:46 am | 4 comments | 1070 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dublin cop suffers broken leg in crash with fleeing car

A Dublin police officer suffered a broken leg when a car fleeing California Highway Patrol officers hit his motorcycle Wednesday...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2015
Last comment by Danville mom, on Dec 31, 2015 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 1058 Views
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