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Statewide initiative on low-level crimes makes November ballot

An initiative that would reduce some low-level nonviolent crimes from felonies to misdemeanors and change sentencing guidelines...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by Frank Belavia, on Jul 4, 2014 at 11:24 am | 7 comments | 711 Views

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EBMUD water rate increases to take effect

Water rates for Danville and most of San Ramon will increase by 9.5% starting Tuesday (July 1), the last of back-to-back...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by Greg, on Jul 8, 2014 at 8:20 am | 15 comments | 1163 Views

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DeSaulnier receives nonprofit's Hero Award

State Sen. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) received the Hero Award from K to College in recognition of spearheading the legislation...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by Leslie, on Jul 4, 2014 at 4:03 pm | 7 comments | 433 Views

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Danville gears up for Kiwanis' July 4th parade

Downtown Danville is preparing for an Independence Day tradition Friday morning, with the Kiwanis Club of the San Ramon Valley's...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2014
Last comment by Danville mom, on Jul 6, 2014 at 8:23 am | 22 comments | 1610 Views

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Oakland coliseum board OKs 10-year lease for A's

In a dramatic last-minute deal, the board that manages the O.co Coliseum voted 6-2 Thursday morning to approve a new 10-year...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 4, 2014 at 8:08 am | 1 comment | 716 Views

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Pittsburg man killed in crash off I-680 in Alamo

A 59-year-old Pittsburg man was killed in a solo car crash on Interstate 680 in Alamo late Sunday night, according to a Contra...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by cathy, on Aug 11, 2014 at 12:18 pm | 3 comments | 419 Views

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Danville council candidate nomination period begins July 14

Danville residents interested in running for one of the two Town Council positions can receive their nomination paper by...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2014
Last comment by Treetopper, on Jul 15, 2014 at 8:43 am | 8 comments | 721 Views

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Assemblywoman honors local Veteran of the Year

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan, whose district covers Danville and San Ramon, recognized the 16th Assembly District's 2014 Veteran...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 7, 2014 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 330 Views

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Danville council to discuss plastic bag ban

The Danville Town Council will hold a study session Tuesday morning (July 8) to review options on how to establish a plastic...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Jul 25, 2014 at 8:00 am | 71 comments | 1657 Views

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San Ramon council to hold Faria Preserve public hearing

The San Ramon City Council is scheduled to hold a public hearing on the proposed Faria Preserve residential development Tuesday...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Milton, on Jul 29, 2014 at 3:03 pm | 4 comments | 920 Views

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Theater workshop runs this week in Danville

More than two dozen young, aspiring playwrights and actors are spending this week writing and performing plays in the home...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin-Brown, on Jul 8, 2014 at 1:39 pm | 1 comment | 252 Views

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Full house as San Ramon council debates Faria Preserve

The San Ramon City Council discussed the proposed Faria Preserve residential development for nearly four hours Tuesday night...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2014
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Jul 11, 2014 at 7:57 pm | 14 comments | 1270 Views

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Danville author takes critical look at Catholic Church

Danville author Harry G. Michaels has announced the nationwide release of his newest work, "Reflections on the Pedagogy of...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Jul 12, 2014 at 7:36 am | 9 comments | 1146 Views

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Danville council talks potential plastic bag ban

During Tuesday's town council study session, the Danville Town Council expressed interest in creating a resolution of intent...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Darlene, on Jul 15, 2014 at 12:30 pm | 4 comments | 984 Views

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Mayor hopes to keep A's and Raiders in Oakland

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Wednesday that she still hopes the Raiders football team and the A's baseball team will stay...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Westerner, on Jul 10, 2014 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 567 Views

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UPDATE: San Ramon council continues Faria Preserve hearing

The San Ramon City Council discussed the proposed Faria Preserve residential development for nearly four hours Tuesday night...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Kate, on Jul 18, 2014 at 2:03 pm | 25 comments | 2307 Views

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Lawsuit with Tri-Valley link challenges DOJ suspicious activity reports

Five Californians who claim their innocent activities were wrongfully swept into government reports on alleged potential...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2014
Last comment by spcwt, on Jul 15, 2014 at 9:55 am | 5 comments | 792 Views

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Danville council meetings on plastic bag ban, Lawrence Road traffic safety

The Danville Town Council has two special meetings this week about a potential plastic bag ban sandwiched around a regular...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dewey Nemours, on Jul 17, 2014 at 8:21 am | 11 comments | 824 Views

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School board to revisit minutes reflecting nonexistent vote

The San Ramon Valley school board plans to correct recently approved meeting minutes that reflected a procedural vote that...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jul 16, 2014 at 1:17 pm | 4 comments | 882 Views

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Nomination season begins for local elections

The candidate filing period for the Nov. 4 general election began Monday and continues through Aug. 8, with seats on governing...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 16, 2014 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 553 Views
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