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Walnut Creek Chick-Fil-A opens its doors to crowds, protests

The Bay Area's newest Chick-fil-A restaurant opened its doors in Walnut Creek Thursday morning, ushering in hungry patrons...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 20, 2012 at 5:46 pm | 44 comments | 4464 Views


Danville man accused of providing alcohol to underage driver in fatal crash

A Danville man is facing charges a year after a woman he allegedly gave alcohol to while underage killed a Pittsburg man...

Original post made on May. 25, 2014
Last comment by anonymous, on Apr 13, 2015 at 8:09 pm | 9 comments | 4447 Views


Walnut Creek real estate investor charged with fraud

A federal jury in Oakland indicted a Walnut Creek real estate investor for fraud last week, a U.S. attorney said. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Apr 2, 2014 at 10:42 am | 2 comments | 4443 Views


Bay Area winter wood-burning ban extends to record 11th day

Bay Area residents will be banned from burning wood for the 11th straight day on Wednesday (Dec. 18). Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Dec 23, 2013 at 1:53 pm | 12 comments | 4429 Views


Danville council OKs Lawrence Road traffic-safety plan

A new three-way stop sign and raised center median are set to be installed along portions of Danville's Lawrence Road to...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Jul 23, 2014 at 1:33 pm | 8 comments | 4429 Views


Arrest warrant issued for local landscape contractor

Authorities have issued an arrest warrant for a landscape contractor accused of defrauding families in the San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Feb 26, 2015 at 11:20 pm | 2 comments | 4411 Views


Intruders party in Tri-Valley home, take vacationing owners' bacon, liquor, jewelry

A Tri-Valley family had an unwelcome surprise waiting for them Tuesday when they returned home from vacation to find their...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by Leslie, on Jun 29, 2015 at 3:43 pm | 6 comments | 4389 Views


Stay safe in traffic with Street Smarts

Do you and your children know how to be safe along the San Ramon Valley's roadways? To spread the word about traffic safety,...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2013
Last comment by Frankly, on Sep 26, 2013 at 6:26 am | 1 comment | 4373 Views


Town Council votes to alter or end Hot Summer Nights

On April 1st, 2008, at the Town Council Meeting, the council recklessly reduced the number of Hot Summer Nights car shows...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Apr. 2, 2008
Last comment by klwoody, on Aug 5, 2010 at 9:13 pm | 14 comments | 4371 Views


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 | 4356 Views


Danville father, daughter arrested for walk-in bathtub scheme

A father and daughter from Danville were arrested late last week in connection with a 60-count criminal case involving walk-in...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 13, 2015 at 2:15 pm | 5 comments | 4352 Views


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 | 4336 Views


'Potbelly bandit' sentenced in Bank of America holdup

A bank robber once known as "the potbelly bandit" has been sentenced to more than 15 years behind bars for a Sept. 11 holdup...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Aug 5, 2013 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 4324 Views


Safeway gives $3 million in grants to fight childhood obesity

The Safeway Foundation announced this week that it has given a cumulative total of over $3 million to community health programs...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2013
Last comment by thanks, on Sep 23, 2013 at 6:56 am | 1 comment | 4315 Views


Alameda County candidate drops out of race amid Danville home controversy

Kathleen Knox, a candidate for Alameda County auditor-controller in the June 3 primary, has withdrawn from the race after...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Concerned Neighbor, on May 22, 2014 at 8:40 am | 2 comments | 4300 Views


Home ball field goes back to the drawing board

The Lowe family is still trying to get OKs for their private baseball field for work that was done without permits in 2007....

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by Alamoana, on Feb 21, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 7 comments | 4289 Views


Local motorcyclists die in separate crashes Saturday

Two local men died in separate motorcycle crashes just hours apart and miles away on Saturday. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by Dennis, on Nov 26, 2013 at 7:58 am | 1 comment | 4289 Views


Danville council talks potential plastic bag ban

During Tuesday's town council study session, the Danville Town Council expressed interest in creating a resolution of intent...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Darlene, on Jul 15, 2014 at 12:30 pm | 4 comments | 4278 Views


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 | 4259 Views


MVHS gets new principal after recent hire opts out

Kevin Ahern was selected as the new Monte Vista High principal Thursday, less than a week after a Larkspur administrator...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2015
Last comment by sponge bob roundpants, on Jul 30, 2015 at 10:26 am | 10 comments | 4257 Views
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