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San Ramon council to consider endorsing transportation sales tax plan

The San Ramon City Council is set to debate giving its support Tuesday to a proposed new half-cent sales tax to fund transportation...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2016
Last comment by B, on Jul 1, 2016 at 12:35 am | 8 comments | 1165 Views

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Danville police make arrests on drug, theft-related charges

Danville police officers arrested three people in separate incidents related to theft and drugs last weekend, prompting the...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2016
Last comment by American, on Jun 30, 2016 at 10:50 am | 5 comments | 1791 Views

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Danville's plastic bag ban takes effect Friday

The town of Danville's new local law prohibiting retailers and restaurants from handing out single-use carryout plastic bags...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2016
Last comment by Greg T, on Jun 30, 2016 at 11:44 am | 11 comments | 3012 Views

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Swalwell, congressional colleagues call for vote on gun control bills

Building on a sit-in staged by House Democrats in the nation's capitol last week, San Ramon's Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin)...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 30, 2016 at 11:37 pm | 16 comments | 731 Views

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County animal services mistakenly euthanizes dog that had chance at rescue

Contra Costa County Animal Services is investigating why a dog was mistakenly euthanized after local rescue groups proposed...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by jjfkd, on Jul 1, 2016 at 7:47 am | 2 comments | 861 Views

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Danville Hotel, McCauley House officially dedicated as town heritage resources

Danville town, civic and community leaders came together Wednesday to commemorate a milestone moment for downtown, as the...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by katyciara, on Jul 11, 2016 at 3:06 am | 4 comments | 1251 Views

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San Ramon council supports transportation sales tax plan

The San Ramon City Council approved a resolution Tuesday in support of imposing a new, countywide half-cent sales tax to...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by Dirka Dirka Bakala, on Jul 6, 2016 at 9:51 am | 3 comments | 1849 Views

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'New' Dougherty Road scheduled to open Friday

A new, 1.5-mile stretch of Dougherty Road is set to open to drivers in San Ramon's Dougherty Valley on Aug. 12, city officials...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2016
Last comment by SHale99, on Aug 16, 2016 at 4:35 pm | 24 comments | 6126 Views

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County: 100+ voters had two ballots counted in June primary

The Contra Costa County Elections Division has identified a loophole that allowed more than 100 of the county's voters to...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2016
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Jul 11, 2016 at 9:52 am | 2 comments | 925 Views

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Danville commission to debate house addition near Diablo

The Danville Planning Commission is set to discuss Tuesday whether to allow a local couple to build an addition on their...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2016
Last comment by Ryan L, on Jul 13, 2016 at 2:30 pm | 10 comments | 1735 Views

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SummerHill Homes out as Magee Ranch developer

Development company SummerHill Homes is no longer participating in the proposed 69-home project on Magee Ranch land in Danville,...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2016
Last comment by Dewey Hinds, on Jul 13, 2016 at 2:12 pm | 3 comments | 1793 Views

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SRPD officers praised for quick response during medical emergency

Three San Ramon police officers were lauded for their actions to help treat a man who went into sudden cardiac arrest while...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2016
Last comment by Costasol, on Jul 23, 2016 at 9:01 am | 5 comments | 2369 Views

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Hot Summer Nights returning to Danville

The first of the two Hot Summer Nights Car Shows is set for Thursday in the heart of downtown Danville on Hartz Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 16, 2016 at 4:17 pm | 2 comments | 1489 Views

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Strengthened dollar curbing growth in U.S. property sales to foreigners

Waning economic growth in many countries and higher home prices further enhanced by a strengthening U.S. dollar resulted...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 18, 2016 at 11:28 am | 3 comments | 633 Views

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Costco in Pleasanton? Voters likely to decide

Opponents of making land available for a 160,000-square-foot Costco membership store on Johnson Drive in Pleasanton have...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by SHale, on Jul 17, 2016 at 8:42 am | 3 comments | 1088 Views

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Danville boy cyclist suffers serious injuries in crash with car

An 11-year-old Danville boy remains hospitalized in serious condition after colliding with a sedan while trying to cross...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2016
Last comment by Sydney , on Jul 20, 2016 at 7:51 pm | 6 comments | 3341 Views

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Candidate nomination period for local elections opens Monday

The period to nominate candidates for local offices across the San Ramon Valley in the November election begins on Monday...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2016
Last comment by James, on Jul 22, 2016 at 5:04 am | 3 comments | 1282 Views

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Danville police pursuit ends with arrest in Pleasanton

Danville police arrested a Brentwood man after he allegedly led officers on a half-hour pursuit overnight Saturday that ended...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jul 19, 2016 at 9:09 pm | 4 comments | 889 Views

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Danville council to consider adopting downtown parking assessment

The Danville Town Council is set to consider approving Tuesday the final results of a town-commissioned study of the downtown...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by Chip K, on Jul 19, 2016 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 1060 Views

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County concludes communication failure led to dog's mistaken euthanasia

A dog that would have been adopted was euthanized by Contra Costa Animal Services last month because of a communications...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Jul 19, 2016 at 1:31 pm | 1 comment | 1138 Views
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