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Great performance by Piepho in Oakley at BOS meeting

I'm sitting watching the BOS meeting on TV that was held in our City of Oakley council chambers. I was wondering why the...

Original post made by Oakleyite on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resdent, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:09 pm | 50 comments | 2670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nifty website and worth a visit- AlamoUnincorporated

Hello Alamo folks, I was sight-seeing along the Information highway a few days ago and ran across a most interesting website...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Oct. 10, 2008
Last comment by G. Ronamo Al, on Oct 10, 2008 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 2669 Views

AROUND TOWN

Price steps down, District appoints interim chief

After nearly seven years with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District, Chief Richard Price will officially step down...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Jan 1, 2013 at 4:42 pm | 8 comments | 2669 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley schools exceed state averages in STAR test

Students in the San Ramon Valley are continuing to excel on standardized tests, according to results released by the state...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 2668 Views

SPORTS

Sixth-grade Cobras take the gold

The ClubSport Cobras of San Ramon won the sixth-grade basketball AAU gold division district championships held in San Mateo...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by shannon rosemark, on May 15, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 1 comment | 2668 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School bond passes in close race

San Ramon Valley voters were split on whether to vote in Measure D, a $260 million school bond that will dedicate funds specifically...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Brookside, on Nov 12, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 20 comments | 2667 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Charlotte Wood Middle School sets up fund for Williams family

Charlotte Wood Middle School has set up a fund to pay for the hospital bills for one of its teachers who was seriously injured...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2011
Last comment by Shara Waybright, on Aug 6, 2011 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 2662 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town scrutinizes busy intersection at Hartz and Prospect

Downtown merchants, worried that the intersection of Hartz and Prospect is dangerous, presented the Town of Danville with...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Jan 20, 2010 at 4:47 pm | 34 comments | 2659 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bank robbery suspect arrested

Danville Police are holding a 37-year-old man in custody in connection with a Monday afternoon robbery at the Wells Fargo...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 13, 2011 at 10:57 am | 7 comments | 2658 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School district recruits for Parcel Tax Oversight Committee

The San Ramon Valley school district is seeking applications from citizens to fill six positions on the committee that oversees...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Simon Thompson, on May 15, 2015 at 11:58 pm | 8 comments | 2657 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville police issue phone scam warning

A recent phone scam uses tactics that tug at San Ramon Valley residents' heart strings to con large sums of money from them. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by FanDanville, on Oct 30, 2014 at 5:10 pm | 9 comments | 2657 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police release new info about Tiffany's burglary suspects

Police have released new surveillance photos and suspect vehicle descriptions related to a brazen robbery at Tiffany & Co....

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2013
Last comment by What?!, on Aug 30, 2013 at 11:16 am | 3 comments | 2655 Views

AROUND TOWN

The demise of the Danville Times

Dear Neighbors, Contra Costa Times has discontinued The Danville Times weekly newspaper without ever giving that paper...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Mar. 9, 2008
Last comment by Amber, on Mar 20, 2008 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 2653 Views

AROUND TOWN

Express yourself

With jam-packed freeways an all-too-common roadblock for many drivers in the area, the Tri-Valley is on track to soon find...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2015
Last comment by Pat, on Jan 19, 2016 at 9:41 am | 8 comments | 2652 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon: Lawyer sentenced in case of fatal 2012 hit-and-run in Dublin

A lawyer was sentenced last week to a year under surveillance after he pleaded guilty to killing a Chinese man with his brand-new...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Judge Gaffey Hater, on Feb 3, 2016 at 10:36 am | 12 comments | 2652 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Flames engulf old Humburg house in Alamo

It wasn't just any house that burned down last week in the Danala Farms neighborhood in Alamo. It was the historic Humburg...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2008
Last comment by Gregory A Jones, on Mar 25, 2008 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 2652 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Presenting the Past: Ruby Podva, Danville's postmaster

Postmasters were important to growing villages throughout the West. Sometimes, as with Danville, a name was chosen for the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Dec 10, 2011 at 9:57 am | 4 comments | 2652 Views

SPORTS

New roadside machine guesses your age

Hello neighbors, The county has placed a large display box on wheels beside Danville Blvd in Alamo that guesses your age?...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Jan. 31, 2008
Last comment by Iron Horse neighbors, on Feb 12, 2008 at 11:45 am | 8 comments | 2651 Views

SPORTS

There AM a meeting here tonight!

Brothers and Sisters, Gather your tamborines and hymnals! There am a meeting here tonight at 7PM at the Creekside Church,...

Original post made by Forest Warn on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by Reverend Ron, on May 16, 2008 at 7:40 am | 2 comments | 2651 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

El Balazo owners charged in 20-count indictment

Owners of the popular-but-now-defunct El Balazo chain made their initial appearance today in Oakland federal court, U.S....

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Dec 14, 2010 at 12:46 pm | 18 comments | 2649 Views
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