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Improved communications, budget discussed at Friday workshop

Danville officials focused on communication during a daylong annual planning and goal setting workshop on Friday. A continuation...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Voter, on Feb 5, 2013 at 12:52 pm | 2 comments | 3295 Views

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12 San Ramon Valley campuses named 2014 California Distinguished School

Twelve San Ramon Valley elementary schools have received the 2014 California Distinguished School award, state officials...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by Diana, on May 1, 2014 at 6:45 pm | 5 comments | 3295 Views

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SRVUSD board discusses cutting 2 elementary school programs

Nearly three-dozen San Ramon Valley teachers and parents turned out Tuesday night to express their concerns about proposals...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2014
Last comment by Danna, on Mar 7, 2014 at 7:30 am | 5 comments | 3286 Views

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Toll lanes could be coming to I-680 through Danville

Nearly 50 people attended a meeting to learn more about plans to convert parts of HOV lanes on Interstate 680 into toll lanes...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2014
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Feb 6, 2014 at 10:30 pm | 17 comments | 3281 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Many faiths share in Hanukkah lighting

The members of the Beth Chaim congregation gathered Sunday to celebrate the first night of Hanukkah, but they didn't come...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2008
Last comment by Tina, on Dec 25, 2008 at 10:16 am | 2 comments | 3280 Views

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Service, 'selfies' rule at chamber awards dinner

The San Ramon Chamber of Commerce honored its own for the 29th time Thursday night in its annual "Night of the Stars" event. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Another reader, on Dec 10, 2013 at 8:57 pm | 2 comments | 3280 Views

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Danville mayor to present 2014 overview

Danville Mayor Robert Storer is set to update the public on the town's plans for 2014 during "Mornings with the Mayor" this...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2014
Last comment by Paul delcarro, on Jan 24, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 5 comments | 3280 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon council to discuss Tassajara Valley cemetery

A new cemetery proposed for the Tassajara Valley will be the discussion topic during a San Ramon City Council workshop Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Jun 27, 2014 at 11:26 am | 28 comments | 3277 Views

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Fallen BART sergeant killed by single shot to chest

An autopsy has determined that BART police Sgt. Tom "Tommy" Smith died from a single gunshot wound to his chest, an Alameda...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2014
Last comment by Eleuthere Irinee, on Jan 26, 2014 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 3274 Views

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BART management, unions trade barbs instead of meeting

With only five weeks left before a 60-day cooling off period expires, negotiators for BART management and its labor unions...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Sep 9, 2013 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 3260 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville man formally charged with possessing child pornography

A felony child pornography charge has been formally filed against a 40-year-old former Cub Scout leader from Danville, according...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by HELLO, on May 17, 2010 at 11:33 pm | 21 comments | 3257 Views

SPORTS

Stompers win Nor-Cal title

The Stompers 95, a 12U girls softball team in the San Ramon Valley Girls Athletic League, defeated the Pleasanton Phantoms...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2008
Last comment by Carly, on Aug 29, 2008 at 5:40 pm | 1 comment | 3255 Views

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Annual bike donation drive begins in Danville

A local nonprofit has begun its annual effort to gather and repair donated bicycles for underprivileged Bay Area residents,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2013
Last comment by FanDanville, on Nov 22, 2013 at 11:42 am | 1 comment | 3251 Views

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High School NERF game "Assassins" cancelled

The NERF game "Assassins" was cancelled today due to excessive complaints by parents and other members of the local community....

Original post made by Daniel Morizono on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Mar 3, 2014 at 11:32 am | 28 comments | 3244 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullying a priority for SRVUSD

For years, bullying was seen as no big deal, and for many, a rite of passage. Freshmen were hazed by seniors, and when they...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 22, 2013 at 12:43 pm | 42 comments | 3234 Views

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SummerHill Homes project moves to next stage of development

In a 5-1 vote, with Commissioner Paul Radich opposing, the Commission approved the Magee Ranch/SummerHill Homes project --a...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Nim Beigh, on May 22, 2013 at 3:56 pm | 24 comments | 3232 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Conklin, friend to wounded soldiers

When Mike Conklin, a realtor and father of three sons who knew injured Army Spc. Jake Brown, heard that the young man had...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by Slatts, on Nov 26, 2013 at 8:57 am | 1 comment | 3230 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crashes slow traffic on I-680 in Danville

Different crashes caused bottlenecks on northbound Interstate 680 near the same Danville exit during the morning and evening...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2014
Last comment by JP, on Feb 3, 2014 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 3229 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Danville Dukes - where it all began

It has been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. In this particular case, a photo taken in a Danville driveway...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Mystic Blaze, on Aug 10, 2012 at 3:40 pm | 2 comments | 3228 Views

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BART riders potentially exposed to measles

BART riders may have been exposed to measles by a University of California at Berkeley student who traveled on trains in...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 17, 2014 at 10:51 am | 4 comments | 3224 Views
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