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AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: What are your plans for the winter holiday vacation?

With Christmas just over a week away, it's getting really hard to focus on anything but jolly good times. Fortunately, roving...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by cookie, on Dec 21, 2010 at 4:33 pm | 4 comments | 2404 Views

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Recession accelerates Save Mount Diablo's conservation purchases

Save Mt. Diablo has been on a buying spree recently. The organization, whose goal is to preserve the natural land of Mt....

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on Dec 21, 2010 at 3:36 pm | 4 comments | 1300 Views

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Solar eclipse tonight

Druids rejoice. Tonight, the night of the winter solstice, the longest night of the year, the moon will be eclipsed by the...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Dec 20, 2010 at 8:20 pm | 3 comments | 1297 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Start your financial aid now!

The earlier you start the more financial aid you might receive. If you have a senior who’s going to college next year,...

Original post made by John on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by John, on Dec 20, 2010 at 10:27 am | 2 comments | 2267 Views

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The high price of a 'free' education

Parents, get out your checkbooks -- it's back-to-school time. Free -- that is, tax-supported education -- has been basic...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by John, on Dec 20, 2010 at 10:23 am | 10 comments | 1824 Views

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Christmas Bird Count draws thousands of eyes to the sky

Bay Areans are tiptoeing around the outdoors this holiday season to participate in the 111th annual Audubon Christmas Bird...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Dec 20, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1149 Views

AROUND TOWN

Armed men 'take over' bank in robbery

Armed men held up a Pleasanton bank today, with one jumping over the counter and emptying teller drawers. Pleasanton police...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2010
Last comment by dm, on Dec 20, 2010 at 12:19 am | 2 comments | 1514 Views

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A scandalous romp

It's 20 minutes 'til curtain up. Backstage the cast scurries in and out of dressing rooms, putting on wigs and touching up...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2010
Last comment by Therese Harvey, on Dec 19, 2010 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1150 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sheriff's Deputy charged with child molestation in San Ramon

A veteran Alameda County Sheriff's deputy was charged Tuesday in Contra Costa County with 10 counts of child molestation...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Follow the masses., on Dec 18, 2010 at 4:46 pm | 10 comments | 3282 Views

AROUND TOWN

Do you have an ugly holiday sweater?

Blackhawk Museum will host an Ugly Sweater Holiday Party from 8 p.m.-1 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 18, at the museum, 3700 Blackhawk...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Sbr, on Dec 16, 2010 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1487 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Acceptance-related activities in local high schools?

My daughters attended MV and SRV high schools, and one of many reasons I'm proud of them is that both were involved with...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Dec 16, 2010 at 8:20 am | 33 comments | 5069 Views

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Developer addresses traffic, school concerns for Magee Ranch project

Traffic concerns and the impact on schools dominated an informational meeting held Wednesday by a developer looking to put...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2010
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 25 comments | 3133 Views

AROUND TOWN

Preparations begin on Magee Ranch Report

Danville town officials have mailed out a Notice of Preparation (NOP) for the environmental report that will be prepared...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2010 at 4:00 pm | 15 comments | 1990 Views

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Over 100 residents turn out for scoping session

Over 100 residents filled the Danville Town Meeting Hall Nov. 30 for a special meeting of the Town Planning Commission to...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2010
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2010 at 3:57 pm | 3 comments | 1552 Views

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SRVUSD Board installs new member, approves new project and policies

The five person San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education was installed for a new term Tuesday. The board...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1641 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town sees Fresh and Easy opening in spring

Danville's Fresh and Easy Neighborhood Market is on track to open this spring, town staff says. But getting the British grocery...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Loura, on Dec 15, 2010 at 12:02 pm | 8 comments | 2425 Views

SPORTS

TWITS or TWEETS?

Dear Dolores, I do not Tweet or do I sit out on a limb except politically. In my view, when someone sends a Tweet to...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Dec. 15, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2108 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVHS singers enterain Cancer Support Center patients

The San Ramon Valley High School Chamber Singers entertained cancer patients at their annual holiday part on Dec. 10. The...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by oh!riley, on Dec 15, 2010 at 8:22 am | 2 comments | 2190 Views

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Juvenile Hall counselor indicted on child pornography, abuse charges

A Contra Costa County Juvenile Hall counselor was indicted by a federal grand jury in Oakland on Thursday on charges of producing,...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Dec 14, 2010 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 1249 Views

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Supervisor Mary Nejedly Piepho needs your help!

Help Supervisor Mary Nejedly Piepho win the competition among the Contra Costa County Supervisors to raise money for the...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 14, 2010 at 4:27 pm | 4 comments | 1774 Views
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Johnny Be Gone – Long Live Rock-n-Roll
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 958 views

Zone 7 directors took the right action to help homeowners
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 603 views

Women’s History Month
By John A. Barry | 5 comments | 165 views