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BART unions, management prepare for fact-finding hearing as strike looms again next Monday

Negotiators for BART and unions representing about 2,400 employees didn't meet Tuesday and instead prepared for a hearing...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Grandma, on Aug 8, 2013 at 7:38 am | 3 comments | 561 Views

AROUND TOWN

Survey : Bus Shuttle from TriValley to Silicon Valley

Dear TriValley residents, If you are an engineer just like me, who lives in TriValley Area and works in Silicon Valley...

Original post made by Yong on Aug. 5, 2013
Last comment by Big Bong Hit, on Aug 7, 2013 at 11:05 pm | 1 comment | 446 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville girls take gold in Water Polo Jr. Olympics

More than 500 water polo teams and over 8,000 athletes spent the better part of two weeks in battling it out at the sport's...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by BJ's, on Aug 7, 2013 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 4351 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Potbelly bandit' sentenced in Bank of America holdup

A bank robber once known as "the potbelly bandit" has been sentenced to more than 15 years behind bars for a Sept. 11 holdup...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Aug 5, 2013 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 1748 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Nonverbal teen speaks though painting, poetry

Thirteen-year-old Trevor Pawlak has been painting since he was 4, using watercolor and, eventually, acrylic paints to draw...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2013
Last comment by bz, on Aug 5, 2013 at 1:11 pm | 3 comments | 999 Views

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Vandals topple radio tower, cause $1M in damage

Police are investigating why someone broke into a gated enclosure and toppled a radio communication tower on Rocky Ridge...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Puck, on Aug 5, 2013 at 10:20 am | 13 comments | 1148 Views

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BART strike averted as governor calls for board of inquiry

Union officials said Sunday evening that Governor Jerry Brown has called for a seven day board of inquiry reviewing BART...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 5, 2013 at 9:44 am | 4 comments | 489 Views

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Rock out with Spinout

Danville's Music in the Park series will be rocking out from 6-8 p.m. this Saturday as the energetic, fun and free summer...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 2, 2013 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 531 Views

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Streetwise: Being green

Roving Reporter Stan Wharton visited an Alamo nursery this week to ask gardeners ==B What does being "green" mean to you?== Read...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 2, 2013 at 10:41 am | 2 comments | 555 Views

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BART management, unions continue contract talks as new strike looms

BART management met with union leaders again Tuesday to try to reach an agreement before the contract for the transit agency's...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Aug 1, 2013 at 3:43 pm | 4 comments | 742 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Grab-and-run ringleader makes first court appearance

A teen described by police as the ringleader of a grab-and-run gang that hit Victoria's Secret multiple times in recent months...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Aug 1, 2013 at 10:06 am | 6 comments | 1096 Views

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Blackhawk Plaza -- 25 years later

Nearly 25 years ago, rumors of gold-plated grocery carts began spreading through the Tri-Valley as Blackhawk Plaza welcomed...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by Ava Traina, on Aug 1, 2013 at 9:10 am | 14 comments | 1799 Views

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Bikini contest for bowlers

The Danville Bowl Bikini Contest and Concert on the Lanes will start at 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 1, at Danville Bowl. Bobby...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2013
Last comment by MW, on Aug 1, 2013 at 6:48 am | 2 comments | 602 Views

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Disappointment

While walking on the Iron Horse trail on Sunday I noticed 2 dogs locked in a vehicle in the Lunardi's parking lot. I waited...

Original post made by David on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by dogfather, on Aug 1, 2013 at 6:39 am | 3 comments | 555 Views

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A Critique of the Danville Parade

Blogger Linda Stolow Sterling joined thousands of others to don red, white and blue, and line up early on Hartz Avenue to...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2013
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jul 31, 2013 at 11:44 pm | 3 comments | 979 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART talks continue; union leader pessimistic about reaching agreement

BART management met with union leaders again Monday to try to reach an agreement before the union employees' contract expires...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by Chaz, on Jul 31, 2013 at 9:44 am | 6 comments | 784 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville teen's killer convicted of first-degree murder

It took a Martinez jury just 40 minutes to convict Berkeley resident Walter Bell in the killing of 17-year-old Danville resident...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 30, 2013 at 12:45 pm | 13 comments | 1451 Views

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See 'Lolanthe' at Lesher Center for the Arts

Lamplighters Music Theatre presents Gilbert and Sullivan's fun tale of fairies, half-fairies (which half?), a dim-witted...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by MMG, on Jul 30, 2013 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 510 Views

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Litter in the Lunardi's Parking Lot Solution

First off, I must say in general our town is very clean and pockets of littered areas are seldom seen in Danville. ...

Original post made by JRM on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by JRM, on Jul 30, 2013 at 9:11 am | 6 comments | 1144 Views

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Foothill grad Cody Hall charged in death of Dublin bicyclist

The 18-year-old who struck and killed a bicyclist on Foothill Road last month was doing 83 miles an hour, more than twice...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by Sarah, on Jul 30, 2013 at 7:25 am | 2 comments | 568 Views
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