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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State calls Anthem Blue Cross rate increases 'excessive and unreasonable'

California's Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones said yesterday that his department has found the latest rate increase by Anthem...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2013
Last comment by Matty, on Jun 5, 2013 at 8:22 am | 34 comments | 4269 Views

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San Ramon couple killed in Lake Tahoe crash

A San Ramon couple was killed in a boat crash on Lake Tahoe early Sunday morning, authorities said. Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Elsa, on Sep 5, 2014 at 2:37 pm | 14 comments | 4249 Views

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Council limits parking near two Danville high schools

The potential for off-campus student parking has been reduced in one neighborhood near a pair of Danville high schools. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Feb 27, 2014 at 11:40 am | 9 comments | 4225 Views

AROUND TOWN

Safeway shareholders approve Albertsons merger

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for the Tri-Valley, Safeway shareholders voted overwhelmingly Friday...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 29, 2014 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 4209 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 Jie Zhong's naturalization was revoked...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 | 4197 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Escape to Mount Diablo

It's hard to believe peace and tranquility are only a stone's throw away. Even though we are at the foot of Mount Diablo,...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Sammy, on Jan 17, 2008 at 5:01 pm | 4 comments | 4176 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 | 4174 Views

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Danville Councilwoman Stepper to seek re-election

Danville Councilwoman Karen Stepper has announced her intent to run for a fourth term this November. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2014
Last comment by voter, on Jan 23, 2014 at 9:54 am | 11 comments | 4127 Views

AROUND TOWN

'We're surrounded by earthquake faults'

Californians have been hearing about it for years. The Big One. The earthquake that cracks the state off the continental...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Sam Andreas, on Sep 8, 2008 at 3:53 pm | 8 comments | 4091 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 | 4091 Views

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San Ramon Planning Commission OKs Faria Preserve development

The Faria Preserve residential development appears on track to move forward after receiving unanimous support from the San...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by Resident of SAN RAMON not Danville, on Jul 30, 2014 at 7:56 am | 31 comments | 4089 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: The fiscal cliff

As discussion of the impending fiscal cliff saturates the airwaves, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Danville Livery...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Dec 11, 2012 at 1:13 pm | 40 comments | 4085 Views

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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 | 4081 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Dirty DUI' deputy gets 15-month sentence

A former Contra Costa County Sheriff's deputy was sentenced to 15 months in federal prison on Wednesday as part of the "Dirty...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2014
Last comment by Truedy, on Feb 23, 2014 at 8:47 pm | 3 comments | 4079 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Four busted in multi-county mail theft ring

A call from an alert Tri-Valley resident led to the arrest of four men in a mail-theft ring that spanned four counties, including...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2014
Last comment by Christa, on Jan 10, 2014 at 9:52 am | 6 comments | 4057 Views

AROUND TOWN

Forever families: Maddie's Fund Adoption Days this weekend

Paul and Stacy Brunner first learned about Cookie when she was featured in the Pleasanton Weekly as a "special needs dog"...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by dogfather, on May 29, 2014 at 1:20 pm | 3 comments | 4047 Views

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New firehouse sparks discussion at MAC meeting

Fire Chief Richard Price discussed plans for a new Station 32 on Tuesday night that drew some opponents but more supporters,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Feb 9, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 28 comments | 4026 Views

AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: San Ramon council continues Faria Preserve hearing

The San Ramon City Council discussed the proposed Faria Preserve residential development for nearly four hours Tuesday night...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Kate, on Jul 18, 2014 at 2:03 pm | 25 comments | 4016 Views

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BART unions to vote Friday on proposed new contract

Members of BART's two biggest labor unions will vote next Friday on a tentative agreement for a new four-year contract that...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2013
Last comment by Fred Martinez, on Nov 1, 2013 at 2:53 am | 3 comments | 4009 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3976 Views
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