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Danville: Officials work to find coyote suffering from mange

The town of Danville is advising residents to be on the lookout for a coyote that has recently been seen around town, suffering...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2016
Last comment by Greg T , 17 hours ago | 1 comment | 1566 Views

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Contra Costa among counties sued over jail phone rates

Contra Costa County is among three new Bay Area counties are facing class action lawsuits for the cost of phone calls to...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2016
Last comment by Nicole, on Aug 26, 2016 at 9:18 am | 2 comments | 352 Views

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State Supreme Court upholds California teacher tenure laws

The California Supreme Court on Monday upheld the state's laws on public-school teacher tenure after a lower court initially...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by SHale99, on Aug 25, 2016 at 6:19 pm | 13 comments | 824 Views

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Danville commission to discuss couple's vineyard proposal

The Danville Planning Commission is set to consider Tuesday whether to allow a local couple to add a personal vineyard in...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by beware the old bait and switch, on Aug 24, 2016 at 1:03 pm | 4 comments | 2260 Views

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San Ramon council to discuss city goals, priorities Friday

The San Ramon City Council is set to hold a study session Friday morning to receive an update on goals and priorities for...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by frankly, on Aug 24, 2016 at 6:26 am | 5 comments | 1921 Views

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Demolition underway for San Ramon's City Center

Crews started demolition work earlier this month at the site of the planned City Center Bishop Ranch, a retail project that...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 23, 2016 at 7:42 pm | 13 comments | 4592 Views

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Three candidates file for three Danville council seats up for election

The window to file for election to the Danville Town Council closed Wednesday afternoon with two current council members...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2016
Last comment by MR P M, on Aug 23, 2016 at 5:23 pm | 13 comments | 1681 Views

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Study: Contra Costa among counties at highest risk of pollution from wildfires

In the coming decades, residents of three Bay Area counties are at the highest risk of exposure to dangerous levels of pollution...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by Edward, on Aug 23, 2016 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 505 Views

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Contra Costa: Man arrested at church, accused of bilking women out of $300,000+

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office has charged a 55-year-old man for allegedly defrauding several people...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2016
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 20, 2016 at 10:20 am | 2 comments | 2098 Views

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San Ramon considers increasing traffic impact fees for new developments

The San Ramon City Council is set to review a proposal Tuesday that would increase the fees developers pay to the city to...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2016
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 19, 2016 at 6:26 am | 9 comments | 1771 Views

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San Ramon man arrested for allegedly drugging, sexually assaulting women

A San Ramon man was arrested last month in Illinois on suspicion of allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting at least four...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by hey now!, on Aug 18, 2016 at 12:53 pm | 3 comments | 2552 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 | 6191 Views

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County names new probation chief

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors approved the county administrator's selection of Todd Billeci to serve as the...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2016
Last comment by Jerry Buck, on Aug 16, 2016 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 398 Views

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Former Alamo resident pleads guilty in $45 million fraud scheme

The owner of a bankrupt Berkeley wine shop admitted during a guilty plea in federal court Thursday to carrying out a two-decades-long...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2016
Last comment by Danvillain, on Aug 16, 2016 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 2362 Views

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San Ramon: Woman accused of stealing jewelry from elderly man

A Mountain House woman was arrested last week after San Ramon police allege she stole thousands of dollars worth of jewelry...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2016
Last comment by DAE, on Aug 15, 2016 at 11:21 am | 2 comments | 3445 Views

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Coroner's jury: Woman's death in San Ramon Valley police chase was accidental

A Contra Costa County coroner's jury ruled Tuesday that the death of a woman that occurred during a pursuit from Danville...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Aug 14, 2016 at 12:18 am | 5 comments | 2112 Views

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Tri-Valley Heroes nomination period opens

DanvilleSanRamon.com and the Pleasanton Weekly are once again putting out a call for nominations and sponsorships for the...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2016
Last comment by , on Aug 13, 2016 at 11:39 am | 2 comments | 676 Views

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San Ramon celebrates grand opening of Bella Vista Elementary

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District welcomed its newest addition, Bella Vista Elementary School, on Monday with...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2016
Last comment by American, on Aug 13, 2016 at 10:46 am | 3 comments | 1463 Views

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Alamo: County announces Livorna Road resurfacing project

Stretches of Livorna Road in Alamo are on track to be resurfaced during the coming days, with the first project set for Thursday,...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2016
Last comment by dbrower, on Aug 10, 2016 at 4:16 pm | 2 comments | 696 Views

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Developer, residents discuss Faria Preserve concerns

Air quality, dust control and the need for better communication were among the themes during a three-hour-plus public workshop...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2016
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 5, 2016 at 8:54 am | 3 comments | 1749 Views
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