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AROUND TOWN

KB Homes are Da' Bomb

While I am reasonably certain our west hills were never the site of an artillery range, this little video story does make...

Original post made by Derek on Oct. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2583 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who's who in the school board race?

Three people, including one incumbent, are in the running for two seats on the San Ramon Valley school board up for election...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Oct 29, 2012 at 10:19 pm | 7 comments | 2581 Views

AROUND TOWN

Health Care Reform Protesters Gather In Danville Friday Night

(Danville, California) The health care reform debate has finally come to my town. Tonight Senator Barbara Boxer, (D-CA),...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Aug 25, 2009 at 11:39 pm | 50 comments | 2575 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Eating right

It started with a photograph. The image was attention-grabbing: thick buttery cookies on the front page of a glossy brochure....

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2007
Last comment by Verne South, on Dec 6, 2007 at 7:33 pm | 3 comments | 2570 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ban 4th of July Parades!

These 4th of July parades are just conservative-supporting, RightWing, pro-American displays and are not reflective of Democrat...

Original post made by ! on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Bob Landy, on Jul 5, 2011 at 5:13 pm | 34 comments | 2559 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure C debate done 'by the numbers'

Naming a clear winner in Tuesday's debate between opponents and proponents of the proposed Measure C parcel tax ballot initiative...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Lisa, on May 5, 2009 at 9:06 pm | 63 comments | 2556 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Meeting addresses elder financial abuse

Increasing prevalence of elder financial abuse is causing it to be called the crime of the 21st century. It is a major focus...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2008
Last comment by marci germann, on Dec 8, 2012 at 10:57 am | 5 comments | 2552 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest opinion: Sorting fact from fiction on Alamo cityhood

The reason the Alamo Incorporation Movement (AIM) has focused on incorporating Alamo is the same as it was for other successful...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2007
Last comment by Mark Sanders, on Aug 24, 2007 at 8:53 am | 1 comment | 2551 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Mind your manners

In her career of working with professional models in London, Wynne Dalley has long had a message for young girls. "It's not...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by Sally N., on Aug 10, 2010 at 10:23 pm | 4 comments | 2547 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State moves to revoke Kid's Country license

The state is taking steps to shut down four sites of San Ramon Valley's child-care program Kid's Country. The California...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by Jennifer Allen, on Apr 5, 2012 at 11:51 pm | 44 comments | 2547 Views

AROUND TOWN

Murphy's Laws for Alamo Incorporation

This is simply too applicable not to share, neighbors: Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear...

Original post made by Forest Warn on Oct. 23, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Oct 30, 2007 at 10:11 am | 5 comments | 2543 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School solar initiative exceeds expectations

Since the systems first came online in October 2011, average production has exceeded 100 percent of expected kiloWatt hours...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Alvez, on Apr 3, 2012 at 5:24 pm | 42 comments | 2542 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon Police arrest resident in series of home burglaries

San Ramon Police arrested a 23-year-old resident in connection with more than a dozen residential burglaries. Chase Adamic...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by Just wondering, on Jun 2, 2012 at 8:50 am | 13 comments | 2541 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Drought may be drawing mountain lions

Police searched the area where a mountain lion was sited last week but didn't see any tracks, dead game or other evidence...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2008
Last comment by Leah, on Feb 22, 2009 at 7:41 pm | 5 comments | 2534 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista boys basketball wins state championship

The Monte Vista High boys basketball team has brought home the school's first ever state championship crown, controlling...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 1, 2014 at 6:06 pm | 2 comments | 2534 Views

RESTAURANTS

Walnut Creek real estate investor charged with fraud

A federal jury in Oakland indicted a Walnut Creek real estate investor for fraud last week, a U.S. attorney said. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Apr 2, 2014 at 10:42 am | 2 comments | 2524 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arrest made in connection with home burglaries

Danville Police arrested a suspect in connection with a series of residential burglaries occurring in Danville and Blackhawk...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by GM, on Feb 25, 2013 at 11:12 am | 11 comments | 2521 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why Doesn't President Obama Call in National Guard to stop Occupy protestors from closing Port of Oakland?

President Obama took an oath to support and follow the Constitution and all laws. Why, then, does he not call in the National...

Original post made by Danville on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by frustrated conservative, on Dec 15, 2011 at 4:08 pm | 16 comments | 2519 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Mar 14, 2013 at 12:33 pm | 10 comments | 2513 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Phone tracker app leads to San Ramon arrest

A San Ramon woman managed to track her stolen cellphone using a phone tracker app and helped lead officers to the alleged...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Wyman Inteck, on Jul 2, 2014 at 9:10 am | 10 comments | 2513 Views
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