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Danville commission to debate proposed Diablo Road apartment complex

The Danville Planning Commission is set to discuss whether to approve a new, 150-unit apartment complex on Diablo Road near...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by dbrower, on Jan 26, 2017 at 8:54 pm | 21 comments | 2870 Views

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Pulitzer-winning 'The Piano Lesson' coming to Danville stage

Danville's Role Players Ensemble is presenting its rendition of playwright August Wilson's 1990 drama "The Piano Lesson"...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2017
Last comment by Brfian Granville, on Jan 26, 2017 at 8:08 pm | 1 comment | 1453 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville: License plate recognition cameras lead police to stolen car

Danville police arrested two people Monday afternoon after the town’s automated license plate reader camera system alerted...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2017
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jan 26, 2017 at 9:01 am | 8 comments | 1692 Views

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San Ramon: The Bridges owner proposes new event center, suites

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set Tuesday to discuss a proposal from The Bridges Golf Club's owner to add a new event...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2016
Last comment by John, on Jan 25, 2017 at 9:05 pm | 18 comments | 3962 Views

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Urban Sprawl Outside the Voter Approved Urban Limit Line will set precedent for more developments

“Hold the Line” Proposed high-end housing development in the Tassajara Valley would break the County’s Urban Limit...

Original post made by Tassajara Valley Preservation Association on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Tassajara Valley Preservation Association, on Jan 24, 2017 at 1:49 pm | 4 comments | 507 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon: Registration open for State of the City address

San Ramon Mayor Bill Clarkson is set to update the community next month on recent activities and future plans for San Ramon...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2017
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 24, 2017 at 8:34 am | 2 comments | 931 Views

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County seeks legal professionals as volunteers for high school mock trial program

The Contra Costa County Office of Education is looking for Bay Area legal professionals interested in giving back to the...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2017
Last comment by Peter j., on Jan 21, 2017 at 8:04 am | 1 comment | 674 Views

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BART announces pilot program for guaranteed parking at Dublin/Pleasanton station

Carpool commuters traveling by BART will have a new option for securing parking at the Dublin/Pleasanton station by the end...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 20, 2017 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 1066 Views

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San Ramon Valley congressmen receive committee assignments

The San Ramon Valley's two Democratic congressmen, U.S. Reps. Mark DeSaulnier and Eric Swalwell, recently announced their...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2017
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 19, 2017 at 3:39 pm | 4 comments | 689 Views

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Hospice East Bay receives $950,000 grant to help expand services

The Hospice of the East Bay announced last week it was awarded a $950,000 grant from the Walnut Creek-based Thomas J. Long...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2017
Last comment by Mrs. Jackson, on Jan 19, 2017 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 959 Views

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Danville council approves stringent marijuana regulations

New regulations for marijuana-related activities are set to take effect in Danville next month as part of town officials'...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2017
Last comment by 02BKellyG, on Jan 18, 2017 at 4:24 pm | 10 comments | 2576 Views

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Golden State Warriors break ground on new SF arena

The Golden State Warriors broke ground Tuesday on their $1 billion, privately funded San Francisco arena, further cementing...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Scott, on Jan 18, 2017 at 3:17 pm | 4 comments | 644 Views

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Danville: High schooler organizes bone marrow registry drive in mom's honor

With her late mother's memory close in her heart, local teen Ciara Chow is leading a bone marrow registry drive for the public...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2017
Last comment by Jennifer, on Jan 18, 2017 at 9:10 am | 2 comments | 1468 Views

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Alamo Wine & Music Fest this Saturday

The 25th annual Alamo Wine and Music Festival - or Block Party - will take place Saturday, Sept. 8, presented by Alamo Rotary....

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2007
Last comment by saria, on Jan 17, 2017 at 10:45 pm | 2 comments | 2686 Views

SPORTS

SRVHS boys lacrosse holding thriller film screening, producer talk

The San Ramon Valley High School boys lacrosse team is hosting a screening of filmmaker Warren Miller's 2016 ski-adventure...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by LAXPLAYER, on Jan 16, 2017 at 2:29 pm | 2 comments | 817 Views

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County sheriff’s deputy arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

A Contra Costa County sheriff's deputy was arrested early Friday morning in Sacramento on suspicion of attempted murder,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2017
Last comment by Ms. Bunny, on Jan 16, 2017 at 11:13 am | 1 comment | 1867 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Court rules Steinle's parents can sue feds, but not SF or ex-sheriff

The parents of a Pleasanton native who was allegedly fatally shot by an undocumented immigrant in San Francisco in 2015 can...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 14, 2017 at 5:26 pm | 3 comments | 1044 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

School board candidate profile: Denise Jennison

Danville resident Denise Jennison seeks a second term on the San Ramon Valley school board this fall, running with top goals...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by Voter, on Jan 14, 2017 at 7:30 am | 1 comment | 2930 Views

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Joe Gorton named San Ramon's permanent city manager

The San Ramon City Council voted unanimously in closed session Tuesday to appoint police chief Joe Gorton as the permanent...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by mloliver, on Jan 13, 2017 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 2033 Views

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Smart & Final at Green Valley Center

Who the heck approved a Smart & Final going into the Green Valley Center where the Walgreen's was?!? Very disappointing....

Original post made by miSFit on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by terry, on Jan 12, 2017 at 12:29 pm | 5 comments | 938 Views
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