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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Montair Elementary gets 4th principal in 4 years

The San Ramon Valley school board named local assistant principal Ondi Tricaso as the new principal at Montair Elementary...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by Nancy, on Jul 2, 2016 at 7:07 am | 2 comments | 4183 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PG&E executives, CPUC official removed after inappropriate emails

Inappropriate email exchanges regarding regulatory proceedings led to the ouster of high-ranking PG&E and California Public...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Larry Bell, on Oct 2, 2014 at 11:41 am | 4 comments | 4179 Views

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Sachs, Hudson win seat on San Ramon City Council

San Ramon Planning Commissioner Harry Sachs won a seat on City Council and incumbent City Councilmember Dave Hudson held...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2013
Last comment by Not asleep at the switch, on Nov 6, 2013 at 11:06 am | 1 comment | 4174 Views

AROUND TOWN

KB Homes: Wrecking our hillsides one acre at a time

Perhaps a story ran here on D.E. a while back about this, but I am curious how many of my fellow Danville-ites are aware...

Original post made by Derek on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Maria B., on May 7, 2015 at 10:12 am | 40 comments | 4170 Views

AROUND TOWN

A tough mind and a tender heart

Martin Luther King once said that we must combine the toughness of the serpent and the softness of a dove, a tough mind and...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2012
Last comment by Natalie Geary, on Aug 16, 2013 at 2:00 pm | 2 comments | 4170 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Art - and artists - of the Valley

This painting of Mount Diablo from Tao House, by Stephen Sanfilippo, is on display in the "Artists of the Valley" exhibit...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
There are no comments yet. 4169 Views

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Albertsons/Safeway to sell 168 stores in eight states as part of merger deal

Pleasanton-based Safeway Inc. and Boise-headquartered Albertsons have entered into agreements, subject to approval by the...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2014
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Jan 1, 2015 at 3:12 am | 5 comments | 4166 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Sicko

Michael Moore, who writes produces and directs documentaries, has created an amazing look at what the United States and other...

Original post made by B. Lynn Goodwin on Aug. 2, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4162 Views

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Mount Diablo State Park reopens following fire

Mount Diablo State Park reopened to visitors Monday and nearby roads are open with all trails accessible. Park visitors are...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by Dan Kibler, on Sep 16, 2013 at 1:10 pm | 1 comment | 4157 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Charlotte Wood Middle on temporary lockdown after burglary, chase

Charlotte Wood Middle School instituted a shelter in place ordinance this afternoon after reports of a home burglary and...

Original post made on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by a resident of Danville, on May 19, 2011 at 12:13 am | 27 comments | 4156 Views

AROUND TOWN

Races set for June primary election

With the election less than two months away, candidate lists are set for federal, state and local positions to be contested...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by Jason Ramey, on Apr 28, 2014 at 4:42 pm | 12 comments | 4153 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents come out in droves to contest draft General Plan update

It was standing room only at Danville's Planning Commission meeting Tuesday night, as hundreds of residents turned out to...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Dec 21, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 41 comments | 4148 Views

SPORTS

Free sandbags for Danville residents

With the forecast for this weekend calling for rain and an uncertain winter rain forecast ahead, the Town of Danville has...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Nov 20, 2010 at 6:46 pm | 4 comments | 4145 Views

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Cyclist killed east of San Ramon was vice principal

A 40-year-old bicyclist killed in a crash east of San Ramon on Saturday morning was the vice principal of a Berkeley high...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 19, 2015 at 7:23 pm | 14 comments | 4144 Views

AROUND TOWN

String of holiday weekend break-ins reported in Danville

Danville police reported five break-ins and one failed burglary attempt over the New Year's weekend to start 2016, coming...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2016
Last comment by Kimo K, on Jan 21, 2016 at 7:08 pm | 9 comments | 4141 Views

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Teenager killed after falling from car on I-680 in San Ramon

A teenage boy died when he apparently leapt out of a moving vehicle Friday night on I-680 in San Ramon. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2016
Last comment by Camille, on Jan 27, 2016 at 8:50 am | 4 comments | 4128 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man commits suicide in broad daylight

A 23-year-old man committed suicide in a downtown Danville parking lot Friday afternoon, police confirmed. Police are not...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by Tom , on Aug 4, 2012 at 8:49 am | 10 comments | 4128 Views

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PG&E unveils new San Ramon gas control center

PG&E debuted its new San Ramon gas control center Friday, showcasing the integrated technological system and centralized...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2013
Last comment by Extra Crispy, on Dec 7, 2013 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 4124 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Diablo Vista Middle School students are top mathletes

A group of four students from Diablo Vista Middle School -- three eighth graders and one sixth grader -- ranked among the...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Jianqin Wang, on Mar 5, 2011 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 4121 Views

AROUND TOWN

Family links complicate race for Fire District Board

Five candidates are vying for three seats on the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District's Board of Directors. And, according...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Abe, on Oct 28, 2012 at 11:05 am | 17 comments | 4109 Views
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Suspicious Stein, Watchdog Warren, and a Basket of Deplorables
By Roz Rogoff | 18 comments | 1,129 views

New apartments will be pricey to rent
By Tim Hunt | 8 comments | 551 views