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Cal High trio among Red Cross 'Heroes'

The American Red Cross Bay Area Chapter will honor recipients of the 2014 Contra Costa County Heroes Awards at a breakfast...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
Last comment by Barbie, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 34 Views

AROUND TOWN

More affordable housing for seniors on Hartz Way

Willow Commons, a 22-unit affordable housing apartment complex at the eastern end of Hartz Way, is scheduled to open next...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by JRM, 3 hours ago | 5 comments | 4549 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contra Costa deputy recognized for valor in San Ramon shooting

A Contra Costa County deputy sheriff received the Award of Valor from the California Peace Officers' Association earlier...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by M. Villano, 4 hours ago | 3 comments | 918 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council candidate profile: Robert Storer

Seeking his second full term on the Danville Town Council, Robert Storer said he remains focused on his main priorities of...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by Cyclist2, 5 hours ago | 13 comments | 903 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

EBMUD to host community drought meetings

East Bay Municipal Utility District is set to host four community meetings to discuss the ongoing drought response, the need...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
Last comment by Cyclist2, 5 hours ago | 6 comments | 149 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Finally - How to vote on Proposition 46

I couldn't make up my mind on how to vote on Proposition 46 until Babs Boxer came out in favor of it. What she wants,...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Oct. 18, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, 8 hours ago | 4 comments | 61 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville man, teacher arrested for child pornography

Danville resident Mitchell Wolf, 58, a teacher at Diablo Vista Middle School in Danville, was arrested Friday for possession...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by Laura, 21 hours ago | 40 comments | 4665 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Deceptive Campaign Mailer just received

I just received a deceptive campaign mailer that on its face strongly suggests that School Board candidates Rachel Hurd,...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Oct. 18, 2014
Last comment by Janet, 22 hours ago | 1 comment | 67 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD to host Common Core forums next week

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District will host two forums for residents to learn the ins and outs of the new Common...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Ann travers, on Oct 18, 2014 at 5:27 am | 3 comments | 457 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidate profile: Jerome C. Pandell

Challenging for a seat on the San Ramon Valley school board, Danville resident Jerome C. Pandell aims to bring a fresh outlook...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by realist, on Oct 17, 2014 at 9:47 pm | 7 comments | 675 Views

AROUND TOWN

Miss Contra Costa crowned at Cal High

The Miss Contra Costa County competition was held on Oct. 4 at the California High School Theater in San Ramon, with Angela...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Oct 17, 2014 at 10:57 am | 3 comments | 584 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council candidate profile: Karen Stepper

Eying a fourth term in office, Danville Councilwoman Karen Stepper said the experience and relationships she's developed...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Oct 16, 2014 at 11:09 am | 13 comments | 903 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mother and daughter dead after auto collision on Monday afternoon

The accident occurred around 4:30 p.m., when a vehicle traveling westbound on Sycamore Valley Road collided with another...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2011
Last comment by Deb, on Oct 16, 2014 at 8:38 am | 36 comments | 3173 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board candidate profile: Rachel Hurd

Current San Ramon Valley school board president Rachel Hurd pointed to enhancing student engagement, developing safe and...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Rachel Hurd, on Oct 15, 2014 at 1:42 pm | 3 comments | 433 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council candidate profile: Tony Adamich

Downtown shop owner Tony Adamich is challenging for a seat on the Danville Town Council with a platform focused on representing...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by KM, on Oct 15, 2014 at 8:13 am | 16 comments | 1352 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Confused About Movie Reviews?

I appreciate the movie reviews in the DE, but I find myself wondering about the star rating system. I don't see a range associated...

Original post made by Diane on Oct. 12, 2014
Last comment by Diane, on Oct 14, 2014 at 3:12 pm | 2 comments | 61 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon seeks feedback on library renovation plan

The San Ramon Parks and Community Services Commission is seeking public feedback on the conceptual plan for renovations to...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2014
Last comment by RFY, on Oct 14, 2014 at 1:45 pm | 9 comments | 997 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Candidate profiles to start Monday

With vote-by-mail balloting underway and Election Day less than a month away, DanvilleSanRamon.com staff sat down with each...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by yokel, on Oct 14, 2014 at 6:19 am | 17 comments | 688 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Column: How to pay less for a new car

Late last year, my wife and I were in the unenviable position of needing to shop for a new car, since the used car lease...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Nebuchadnezzar, on Oct 13, 2014 at 6:44 am | 1 comment | 1024 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Walnut Creek man sentenced to five years for investment fraud, loan-funding scheme

A Walnut Creek resident was sentenced to 63 months in prison on Wednesday in connection with a multi-million dollar investment...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Oct 11, 2014 at 5:40 pm | 7 comments | 1290 Views
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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
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The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
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