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Borders files for bankruptcy, will close San Ramon store

Borders Group announced today that it will close 12 Bay Area book stores, including its San Ramon location. The closures...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by Jimbo, on Feb 22, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 11 comments | 1737 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidate profile: Jerome C. Pandell

Challenging for a seat on the San Ramon Valley school board, Danville resident Jerome C. Pandell aims to bring a fresh outlook...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Janet, on Oct 24, 2014 at 10:41 am | 13 comments | 1737 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community leader, is that an oxymoron?

Posted from www.alamoinc.org: "As part of our (AIM) ongoing commitment to open communication, we will be holding a roundtable...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 12, 2008 at 9:57 am | 10 comments | 1736 Views

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The good news about the credit crisis

Dear neighbors, WASHINGTON - A growing majority say they won't buy a home anytime soon. Associated Press-AOL Money &...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Apr. 14, 2008
Last comment by Gerry Taylor, on Apr 15, 2008 at 7:25 am | 1 comment | 1736 Views

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Frugal vacations?

Does anyone have any ideas for any frugual vacation plans? With gas pricess soaring, baggage costing money to fly, etc. what...

Original post made by Troy on Jun. 5, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 20, 2008 at 3:02 pm | 7 comments | 1736 Views

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Spring treat

Teen photographer Joe Christianson was greeted by a field of golden poppies when he went hiking early Easter afternoon in...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2008
Last comment by Kevin, on Apr 1, 2008 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 1735 Views

SPORTS

Town Council election could be canceled as incumbents run unopposed

The Nov. 2 election could be canceled, at least for the Town Council, as no one seems interested in running against two incumbents....

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Just Plain Hal, on Aug 12, 2010 at 10:14 am | 15 comments | 1735 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Five SRVUSD schools given Distinguished School award

Thirteen Contra Costa County middle and high schools were designated as California Distinguished Schools for 2013 Friday....

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2013
Last comment by random parent, on Apr 16, 2013 at 3:23 pm | 4 comments | 1735 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Celebrity chef's Lamborghini stolen by thief who rappelled down building

A yellow Lamborghini belonging to Santa Rosa resident and celebrity chef Guy Fieri was stolen early Tuesday by a daring thief...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by Scrotey McBoingboing, on Mar 14, 2011 at 9:40 am | 8 comments | 1733 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council to talk plastic bag ban

Danville may join neighboring Tri-Valley communities in banning retailers and restaurants from providing single-use plastic...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2014
Last comment by Danville Hartz, on Aug 13, 2014 at 7:56 am | 9 comments | 1733 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest Bay Point man in May 20 shooting

A 22-year-old Bay Point man was arrested June 2 in connection with a shooting of a Danville resident May 20, according to...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Innocent Until Proven?, on Jun 8, 2010 at 9:14 pm | 4 comments | 1732 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees OK slight increase in class sizes

Some classrooms may see an extra student or two this year following action by the Board of Education as school administrators...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Aug 21, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 17 comments | 1731 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville Hotel project moving forward after some revisions

Plans for a revitalized Danville Hotel shopping area were dusted off, updated and presented at a joint meeting of the Danville...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Barbara, on Aug 30, 2010 at 5:10 pm | 17 comments | 1730 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

St. Isidore principal retires after 21 years

St. Isidore School's beloved school principal, Jean Schroeder recently announced her retirement and will say many tearful...

Original post made on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by Chris Stauber, on May 9, 2012 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 1730 Views

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Contra Costa Meals on Wheels issues urgent funding appeal, may have to drop 200 seniors

Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa launched an urgent appeal for more donations, saying that a funding shortage could force...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on May 2, 2013 at 10:00 am | 27 comments | 1730 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board incumbents poised for new terms; challenger concedes

The San Ramon Valley school board appears on its way to seeing three current board members return to the dais, if the voting...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Janey, on Nov 16, 2014 at 8:29 pm | 4 comments | 1730 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police to crack down on seat belt enforcement

Danville police are continuing to catch drivers and passengers violating state seat belt laws as a part of a year-long Click...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by Zane, on Apr 25, 2010 at 10:41 pm | 22 comments | 1729 Views

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Trader Joe's Solicitations

Just yesterday at Trader Joe's there was the often seen solicitor seeking your kind donations to their "charitable" organization. There...

Original post made by frankly on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 14, 2012 at 9:15 am | 14 comments | 1729 Views

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Sad news from Alamo Today

Posted by permission of the author Dear neighbors, We must read Alamo Today as sad news for our neighborhoods. SRV...

Original post made by Cathy Sommers on Mar. 5, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Mar 9, 2008 at 10:02 am | 3 comments | 1728 Views

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Poppies and parasailing

The views from Mount Diablo on Saturday included this parasailer gliding in leisure back down into the Valley. Photo by Joe...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2008
Last comment by Don Copland, on Apr 16, 2008 at 11:16 am | 3 comments | 1728 Views
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