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Sonja & Edward

A baby boy named Edward Biberman was born in 1904 in Philadelphia to a dressmaking magnate, originally from Kiev. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2014
Last comment by Andree Thompson, on Feb 12, 2014 at 9:10 pm | 1 comment | 187 Views

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Danville mayor reflects on 2013, looks ahead at 2014

Danville Mayor Robert Storer highlighted recent town achievements and looked forward to the plans for this year during his...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by local, on Feb 12, 2014 at 9:48 am | 15 comments | 1281 Views

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San Ramon attorney sentenced in 'dirty DUI' case

A San Ramon family law attorney specializing in divorce cases has been sentenced to two years in federal prison as the latest...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2014
Last comment by Member , on Feb 11, 2014 at 5:14 pm | 12 comments | 1421 Views

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Court extends deadline for California prison reduction

A federal three-judge panel Monday gave Gov. Jerry Brown's administration a two-year extension of a deadline for reducing...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2014
Last comment by Julia Pardini, on Feb 11, 2014 at 2:28 pm | 2 comments | 655 Views

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EBMUD to consider calling for voluntary 10% water reduction

Danville residents and businesses could be on their way to receiving a direct request to conserve water. The EBMUD Board...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Feb 11, 2014 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 1246 Views

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Council expands alcohol area for 3 downtown events

The Danville Town Council expressed unanimous support for nine special events on Tuesday, but were divided on whether to...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by RUkidding, on Feb 10, 2014 at 10:55 am | 10 comments | 1676 Views

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Local pastor arrested on sex, animal cruelty charges

A San Ramon pastor has been arrested on charges involving two teenage girls, one of whom police allege he had a sexual relationship...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 8, 2014 at 10:49 pm | 4 comments | 3093 Views

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Pair busted in San Ramon school theft may be linked to similar crime in Danville

Two men arrested this week outside a San Ramon elementary school are also being considered "persons of interest" in a similar...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 7, 2014 at 10:57 am | 4 comments | 2134 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 | 2342 Views

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Garbage Contract/Nejedly Meddling

Here we go again folks...James Nejedly, fresh from being "surprised" last year when he learned his health insurance policy...

Original post made by JRM on Feb. 4, 2014
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Danville council to consider road closures for events

The Danville Town Council on Tuesday (Feb. 4) is set to consider closing town streets to accommodate nine special events...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Feb 4, 2014 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 750 Views

SPORTS

Oakland Raiders sued by cheerleader

A member of the Oakland Raiderettes cheerleading squad sued the football team in Alameda County Superior Court Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2014
Last comment by Bill, on Feb 4, 2014 at 6:26 am | 6 comments | 2000 Views

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Governor proclaims drought state of emergency

Gov. Jerry Brown Friday proclaimed a drought state of emergency in what is expected to be the driest year on record in California. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 3, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 8 comments | 2009 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 | 1860 Views

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Danville unemployment at 3.3 percent in December

The Tri-Valley is doing well compared to the rest of Contra Costa and Alameda counties, and compared to the state as well,...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by Xin Han, on Jan 31, 2014 at 3:49 pm | 11 comments | 881 Views

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Small rainstorm expected to hit Bay Area midweek

Much-needed rain will be arriving in the Bay Area this week, but a forecaster said Monday that it won't be enough to quell...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by ancient mariner, on Jan 29, 2014 at 8:12 am | 2 comments | 731 Views

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SRVUSD board to discuss depth of meeting minutes, ban on e-cigarettes

A resident's criticism has led the school board to discuss whether it's properly documenting what happens at its meetings. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 28, 2014 at 9:38 pm | 3 comments | 861 Views

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BART ID's officer who fatally shot colleague in Dublin search

BART Police Chief Kenton Rainey Monday confirmed that Det. Michael Maes, a law enforcement veteran, was the officer who fatally...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jan 28, 2014 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 643 Views

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Alamo man convicted of manslaughter for neighbor's 2012 death

A jury in Martinez convicted an Alamo man Friday of voluntary manslaughter for the death of a next-door neighbor with whom...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by Tracy, on Jan 27, 2014 at 1:36 pm | 3 comments | 1854 Views

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iPads taken from John Baldwin school

Nearly three dozen iPads were stolen from John Baldwin Elementary School in Danville on Tuesday night. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 27, 2014 at 12:35 pm | 17 comments | 2927 Views
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Be an Exhibitionist!
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