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Weekend drowning claims 10-year-old

Tragedy struck a Danville family this weekend, as a 10-year-old girl drowned Saturday in the family's backyard swimming pool....

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Gino Giordano, on Aug 24, 2009 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 4996 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 | 4988 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rare, polio-like virus striking Bay Area children

A polio-like illness has stricken 25 children in California, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital officials announced at a...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2014
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Feb 28, 2014 at 3:12 pm | 2 comments | 4986 Views

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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 | 4970 Views

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Danville man convicted of lying to get legal residency

A Danville man faces deportation after being convicted of lying to obtain citizenship. Jie Zhong's naturalization was revoked...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Sep 20, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 8 comments | 4965 Views

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Village Theatre marks 100th anniversary

The year-long celebration of Danville's Village Theatre's 100th anniversary will culminate Saturday, Nov. 16, with "The Grand...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2013
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Nov 12, 2013 at 10:06 am | 2 comments | 4960 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board OKs higher developer fees

The San Ramon Valley school board raised residential developer fees Tuesday to support additional or expanded school facilities...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by collins, on Apr 15, 2014 at 3:15 pm | 2 comments | 4959 Views

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San Ramon residents organize protest against Creekside Memorial Cemetery

More than 450 people participated in a hike Saturday to protest against the Creekside Memorial Cemetery proposed for the...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Sep 11, 2014 at 8:38 am | 45 comments | 4949 Views

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 | 4939 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRPD arrests pair in Dougherty Valley break-in

San Ramon police arrested two people after interrupting a residential burglary in the Dougherty Valley on Labor Day morning,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by Mommabear, on Sep 14, 2015 at 2:35 pm | 9 comments | 4932 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ask the Vet: Canine bloat

Bloat, or gastric dilatation and volvulus (GDV), is when the stomach fills with gas and flips over. This twists blood vessels,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Vickie Swarowski DVM, on Jun 19, 2012 at 1:54 pm | 1 comment | 4928 Views

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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 | 4918 Views

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Ask the Vet: Shedding

A reader writes that she is tired of living with so much shedded dog hair. This month's column provides reasons for shedding...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2013
Last comment by Gallant Cotons, on Oct 13, 2013 at 9:51 am | 2 comments | 4907 Views

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School board discusses changing homework rules

The San Ramon Valley school district appears set to revamp its homework rules, with the school board reviewing recommended...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2015
Last comment by Shelley, on Aug 27, 2015 at 9:34 pm | 9 comments | 4907 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect who allegedly shot property manager during foreclosure surrenders after standoff

A property manager was shot when he and sheriff's deputies attempted to deliver a foreclosure notice at a home in unincorporated...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 19, 2013 at 5:40 pm | 3 comments | 4904 Views

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San Ramon woman crashes car into Marketplace building

A 71-year-old San Ramon resident crashed her Lexus into an empty, under-renovation storefront at The Marketplace after mistaking...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2015
Last comment by Avy, on Oct 15, 2015 at 7:12 am | 30 comments | 4894 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Teen arrested in Danville shooting

Danville police announced Friday the arrest of a 15-year-old male from Alameda County in connection with the Tuesday night...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2009
Last comment by Cody, on Feb 29, 2012 at 10:04 pm | 37 comments | 4894 Views

RESTAURANTS

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 | 4871 Views

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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 | 4871 Views

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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 | 4866 Views
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