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Parking rates rise in downtown Walnut Creek

Parking meter rates in downtown Walnut Creek jumped from $1 to $2 per hour Monday as the city also moves to a seven-day-a-week...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Apr 15, 2014 at 10:26 am | 5 comments | 1794 Views

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The Tax Avalanche is Coming

It's amazing. There will a perfect avalanche of tax proposals on the November ballot. Almost all of them are being touted...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 12, 2012 at 7:49 pm | 8 comments | 1793 Views

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Sentinels of Freedom gives 5 wounded vets chance to sail on historic schooner

As the sun came up very early over the San Francisco Bay last Saturday morning, a sleek 113 foot Sailing Schooner named Eros...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Aug 9, 2012 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 1793 Views

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Pedestrian safety project improves road near Alamo Elementary

While the crosswalk lights are currently being tested, a ribbon cutting ceremony officiated by District 2 Supervisor Candace...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 20, 2012 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 1793 Views

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SRV Museum opens exhibit on International Exposition

The Museum of the San Ramon Valley opened the "California Invites the World" exhibit this week to honor the centennial anniversary...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Byron, on May 6, 2015 at 8:34 pm | 1 comment | 1792 Views

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Marijuana dispensary ban extended to one year

An emergency ban on placing a medical marijuana dispensary in the Town of Danville has been extended out to an entire year,...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2009
Last comment by Danville Dad, on Dec 16, 2009 at 3:43 pm | 7 comments | 1792 Views

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San Ramon mayor to give State of the City address

San Ramon's financial health, crime rate and civic center project are among the issues Mayor Bill Clarkson is set to discuss...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2015
Last comment by Steve , on Feb 14, 2015 at 10:21 am | 5 comments | 1792 Views

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Students learn the dangers of drinking and driving

It was a sobering scene Thursday morning, when two crashed cars marked with fake blood sat on the track at San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on May. 2, 2010
Last comment by srvhs student, on May 6, 2010 at 10:08 am | 16 comments | 1791 Views

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Harlem Globetrotters in town to get your skills NBA ready

Back in the Bay Area by popular demand, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters will bring their renowned Summer Skills Clinics...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 10, 2013 at 9:31 am | 1 comment | 1790 Views

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Police search for suspect who labeled banks with 'foreclosure' tag

Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a suspect who repeatedly vandalized two banks, scrawling the word "Foreclosure"...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 23, 2011 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 1789 Views

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Glazer bill aims to let school districts store more money for hard times

Local State Sen. Steve Glazer has introduced a bill that would allow state school districts to put away more money for difficult...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Aug 26, 2015 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 1789 Views

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Candidate nomination period for local elections opens Monday

The period to nominate candidates for local offices across the San Ramon Valley in the November election begins on Monday...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2016
Last comment by James, on Jul 22, 2016 at 5:04 am | 3 comments | 1789 Views

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Firefighter tells of daring rescue from swift-moving creek

The firefighter who rescued a 74-year-old woman from the water Sunday after her family's car overturned into Walnut Creek...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Apr 13, 2010 at 6:13 pm | 3 comments | 1788 Views

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Valley Humane Society raises $175,000, will stay open

The Valley Humane Society has received $175,000 in donations since announcing last week that it might have to shut down operations...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2011
Last comment by ..., on Aug 3, 2011 at 1:27 pm | 3 comments | 1788 Views

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Donating cups o' joe to San Ramon Valley firefighters

San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District firefighters received more than 20,000 cups worth of free coffee Thursday to drink...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2016
Last comment by cr, on Mar 28, 2016 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 1788 Views

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Town considers construction recycling ordinance

An ordinance aimed at keeping construction and demolition waste out of area landfills is being considered by the Danville...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Teacherman, on Aug 4, 2009 at 4:14 pm | 1 comment | 1787 Views

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Rotary revisits Berlin Airlift

Danville Councilman Mike Doyle recalled being a young airman in 1948 in Germany during the Berlin Airlift during his presentation...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Dale Whipple, on Oct 26, 2011 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 1787 Views

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Both sides say there's been some movement in BART contract talks

Cecille Isidro, a spokeswoman for Service Employees International Union Local 1021, which represents 1,430 mechanics, custodians...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by Ray Talliaferro, on Oct 4, 2013 at 8:59 pm | 1 comment | 1787 Views

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Candidate profiles to start Monday

With vote-by-mail balloting underway and Election Day less than a month away, DanvilleSanRamon.com staff sat down with each...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Anon, on Oct 25, 2014 at 4:40 pm | 18 comments | 1787 Views

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Their akin-breakin' hurt

Back from a brief hiatus, Tom Cushing discusses the fallout from Senate candidate Todd Akin's interview on a St. Louis television...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by Tony, on Aug 30, 2012 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 1786 Views
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