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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two dirty DUI victims testify at trial of arresting officer

Two victims of so-called "dirty DUI" arrests testified at the trial of the arresting officer in federal court in San Francisco...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2013
Last comment by Brad, on Aug 25, 2013 at 10:02 pm | 3 comments | 1681 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Comcast closing California call centers, including Livermore's, due to state's high cost of doing business here

Comcast will close its three call centers in California before Christmas and move the 1,000 jobs to Oregon, Washington and...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Willy T, on Oct 4, 2012 at 1:07 pm | 12 comments | 1680 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville police issue phone scam warning

A recent phone scam uses tactics that tug at San Ramon Valley residents' heart strings to con large sums of money from them. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by FanDanville, on Oct 30, 2014 at 5:10 pm | 9 comments | 1680 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Official says elder abuse cases are being investigated

The head of Aging and Adult Services takes issue with a report made last week by a Contra Costa County Civil Grand Jury that...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 25, 2009 at 8:11 am | 3 comments | 1679 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stolen purses, laptops, etc., send strong message

In just one case, Danville police recovered 125 purses, and more than 400 articles of ID and credit cards, laptops, cameras...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by spcwtjd, on Feb 4, 2010 at 11:59 am | 13 comments | 1678 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Thanks To Beverly Lane

The recent article about the Povda history is just another example of how much I appreciate Ms. Lane's efforts to document...

Original post made by JRM on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 14, 2011 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 1678 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Salute to Blue' gets green light

The Danville Town Council gave its go ahead to a large scale downtown fundraiser May 31 to benefit the family of slain Oakland...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Kevin, on May 31, 2009 at 1:19 pm | 5 comments | 1677 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Updating The House on the (Mona Lisa) Hill

Posted with permission of the author Dear Alamo neighbors, As towns named Alamo and Poplar throughout North America...

Original post made by Susan West on Jan. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 6:59 pm | 2 comments | 1676 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

District signs on with SunPower for school solar installation

After a fairly lengthy discussion Tuesday night, San Ramon Valley Unified School District board members voted to approve...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by James Robert Seidel, on Oct 5, 2011 at 9:52 pm | 35 comments | 1676 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vote on BART deal expected next week

Votes on an agreement that would end eight months of strife between BART and its labor unions probably won't be held until...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 28, 2013 at 10:44 am | 1 comment | 1676 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pioneer Art Gallery opens new exhibit

The Pioneer Art Gallery - home to exhibits and artist studios - invites the public to a reception from 5-8 p.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2008
Last comment by Sara, on Nov 25, 2008 at 12:58 pm | 6 comments | 1675 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Down Syndrome Education Alliance launched at San Ramon Valley schools

Developmentally disabled students in the San Ramon Valley will now receive extra attention to ensure scholastic success,...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by eloise, on Jun 1, 2012 at 8:29 pm | 15 comments | 1675 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Contra Costa County has board openings

The Contra Costa County Aviation Advisory Committee has two openings for at-large positions, representing all stakeholders...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Mar 22, 2008 at 8:49 am | 4 comments | 1674 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Remains at dig site now number 22

Work crews excavating for the foundation of the new gymnasium at San Ramon Valley High School have discovered 22 bodies believed...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by High School Mom, on Aug 21, 2009 at 9:13 am | 13 comments | 1674 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Protesters arrested at Chevron

A protest group said that several of its members were arrested this morning for blocking a gate at Chevron's headquarters...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Dick P, on Dec 15, 2009 at 10:35 am | 42 comments | 1674 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Speaker addresses the 'Price of Privilege'

It's not that money is making kids unhappy. It's the values emphasized in affluent cultures, Madeline Levine, Ph.D., author...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by jimbo, on Feb 1, 2008 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 1673 Views

SPORTS

Prep sports wrap-ups

Check out last week's high school action for the high school teams in football, women's water polo and volleyball. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by JAWS, on Oct 29, 2008 at 11:01 pm | 1 comment | 1673 Views

SPORTS

Drew Brees

Drew Brees is not only the MVP of the Super Bowl, but also a man of integrity whose generosity has helped save the city of...

Original post made by Boilermaker on Feb. 7, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 10, 2010 at 6:34 am | 4 comments | 1673 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local restaurants tap into water idea

The idea behind the Tap Project is simple: Donate $1 for the tap water you'd normally get for free at a restaurant, and the...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Rick Neal, on Mar 20, 2008 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 1672 Views

AROUND TOWN

Merry Mary Quite Contrary is at it again!

Posted by request of the author Dear neighbors, Do you want Stone Valley Road and Danville Blvd to be four lane parkways...

Original post made by Susan West on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on May 8, 2008 at 7:42 am | 13 comments | 1672 Views
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CIA’s Five Stages of Woe
By Tom Cushing | 32 comments | 1,632 views

Where's the wind?
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 681 views