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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

UPDATED: One dead, another found unconscious in Blackhawk house fire Tuesday night

A 19-year-old man was found dead in a Blackhawk home by San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District firefighters Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by Step Stool, on Jul 2, 2010 at 11:26 pm | 50 comments | 2882 Views

AROUND TOWN

Great performance by Piepho in Oakley at BOS meeting

I'm sitting watching the BOS meeting on TV that was held in our City of Oakley council chambers. I was wondering why the...

Original post made by Oakleyite on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resdent, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:09 pm | 50 comments | 1715 Views

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Danville voters buck county trend, favor Romney over Obama

Barack Obama may have won the popular vote, but if Danville voters had their way, a Republican would be president, voting...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Janey, on Nov 20, 2012 at 11:17 am | 50 comments | 2101 Views

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SRVUSD confirms first case of swine flu

Officials with the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have confirmed their first case of the swine flu, resulting in...

Original post made on May. 2, 2009
Last comment by Eric Linxie, on Jul 3, 2010 at 1:47 pm | 48 comments | 2060 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Obama speech spurs concerns among parents

Plans by President Barack Obama to address students across the nation Tuesday met with protest from parents across the country...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by FlameHaze, on Oct 15, 2009 at 1:57 pm | 48 comments | 2115 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Citations to be issued as part of 'Share Our Streets' campaign

Motorists, cyclists and pedestrians may be seeing more attention from Danville Police in the coming weeks as the town's 'Share...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by citizen zen, on Aug 30, 2011 at 8:49 pm | 48 comments | 1741 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

EBMUD implements new watering restrictions

The San Ramon Valley's primary water provider told its customers Tuesday afternoon to comply with new statewide mandatory...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2014
Last comment by Ms. Green, 13 hours ago | 48 comments | 4214 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

2010 election results are in

After the all precincts were reported, the unofficial results of key local races were revealed around 1 a.m. Wednesday. Measure...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2010
Last comment by Jake, on Nov 7, 2010 at 11:48 pm | 47 comments | 1533 Views

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Due to heavy Diablo Road corridor traffic, a Los Cerros Middle School bus was late again yesterday---and Danville is considering adding another 100 or more peak a.m. car-trips to the Diablo Road corridor?

The Los Cerros Middle School bus #8 that drives through the Diablo Road corridor was late to school--- 12 minutes late!---...

Original post made by Maryann Cella on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by East County Watch, on Nov 15, 2011 at 9:53 am | 47 comments | 2256 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district will accept childcare changes, pending legal consultation

At its next meeting, SRVUSD's Board of Education will vote to determine whether or not to accept changes to on-site childcare...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Fern, on Mar 27, 2012 at 9:40 am | 47 comments | 1827 Views

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Environmental group accuses town of illegal planning practices

Save Our Creek, a citizens group opposed to development at Magee Ranch in Danville, recently accused the town of Danville...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by GM, on Apr 12, 2012 at 4:23 pm | 47 comments | 1678 Views

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Attend a public hearing today on the SummerHill Homes project

Danville's Planning Commission will hold a hearing on Tuesday, Jan. 29 to receive public input on the proposed Magee Ranch...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Arlene, on Feb 2, 2013 at 12:36 pm | 47 comments | 1845 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Sad day - Michele Bachmann is not seeking re-election

If there was one person who was the hope for our country, that was her. Please call/email her and ask her to reconsider the...

Original post made by Julia on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Republican, on Sep 22, 2013 at 1:16 pm | 47 comments | 1875 Views

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Lose the HORSE!!

Dear Dolores, Neighbors gathered in discussion groups this weekend to discuss Alamo, as a ZIP CODE and a business district,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Elmer, on Oct 19, 2009 at 10:47 pm | 46 comments | 2107 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo teen dies after falling off moving SUV

Police continue to investigate an incident that killed a 19-year-old Alamo teen late Sunday. Police said he reportedly hopped...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by John, on Oct 14, 2010 at 10:47 pm | 46 comments | 2637 Views

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Pros and cons of Alamo incorporation

The issue of Alamo incorporation has been polarizing the community with strong statements on both sides of the issue for...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by Ann Onymous, on Feb 27, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 45 comments | 2390 Views

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Danville Express endorsements: Experience matters

Danville is lucky to have a handful of qualified candidates in the race, which has many residents divided on whether to re-elect...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Danville Voter, on Nov 7, 2012 at 4:38 pm | 45 comments | 2784 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Too close for comfort?

Call 9-1-1 to report a fire or health emergency in the San Ramon Valley and within five minutes, a crew will arrive prepared...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Sep 13, 2009 at 6:24 pm | 44 comments | 2314 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man cared more about his fence than my son

On Valentine's Day around 4:30 I received the phone call every parent fears, my 16 year old son had been in a bike accident....

Original post made by Lonna Corder on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Dylan, on Apr 23, 2010 at 9:08 pm | 44 comments | 3489 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 | 2550 Views
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