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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, 14 hours ago | 2 comments | 480 Views

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Parking rates rise in downtown Walnut Creek

Parking meter rates in downtown Walnut Creek jumped from $1 to $2 per hour Monday as the city also moves to a seven-day-a-week...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, 19 hours ago | 5 comments | 391 Views

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Man sentenced for killing Contra Costa County jail nurse

An El Cerrito man was sentenced to 12 years in prison Friday for the unprovoked killing of a 55-year-old nurse who was treating...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 14, 2014 at 12:39 pm | 2 comments | 263 Views

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Monte Vista High focuses on safe driving with Every 15 Minutes presentation

Monte Vista High students got a personal glimpse at the potentially traumatic effects of driving while intoxicated last week,...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by MV Parent, on Apr 14, 2014 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 253 Views

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Northern California gas prices jump 14 cents over past month

The average price for a gallon of gas has gone up 14 cents in the past month, the American Automobile Association of Northern...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by Acro(nym) Phobia , on Apr 12, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 3 comments | 472 Views

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Union protest planned locally over Postal Service 'privatization'

Unionized workers Wednesday afternoon are planning to protest what they call the privatization of the U.S. Postal Service. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 10, 2014 at 4:14 pm | 7 comments | 493 Views

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San Francisco hospital asks recent patients to get tested for HIV

Anyone who was a patient recently at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco may want to get tested for HIV and...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2014
Last comment by Pololo Mololo, on Apr 9, 2014 at 3:21 pm | 5 comments | 477 Views

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Danville real estate agent sentenced for child sexual abuse

A Danville real estate agent will spend 18 years in prison for sexually abusing a 5-year-old girl. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 9, 2014 at 3:07 pm | 3 comments | 1154 Views

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Town council supports new housing development

The Danville Town Council has given its support to a new residential development planned for the southwest part of town....

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by Louise, on Apr 9, 2014 at 8:54 am | 22 comments | 1553 Views

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Grand jury returns indictment against state senator, 28 others

State Sen. Leland Yee, Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow and 27 other defendants have been indicted by a federal grand jury in San...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 8, 2014 at 4:45 pm | 6 comments | 506 Views

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School board to discuss new Dougherty Valley elementary campus

The San Ramon Valley school board is set consider proposed findings and determinations about the suitability of the new Dougherty...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by overburdened taxpayer, on Apr 8, 2014 at 9:47 am | 2 comments | 639 Views

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Danville teacher who invited Will Ferrell to prom gets answer

A Danville teacher's quest to take actor Will Ferrell to the prom has come to an end weeks after his video invitation to...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2014
Last comment by Dickita P, on Apr 7, 2014 at 9:29 pm | 9 comments | 1347 Views

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Lowe's agrees to pay $18 million for environmental violations

A local judge has ordered North Carolina-based Lowe's Home Centers to pay $18 million in damages for environmental violations...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Apr 5, 2014 at 12:48 pm | 6 comments | 808 Views

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Danville council to discuss proposed housing development

The Danville Town Council is set to debate Tuesday (April 1) whether to approve a proposed development that would bring 20...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 4, 2014 at 4:17 pm | 5 comments | 594 Views

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Woman presents fake check to Wells Fargo

Police arrested a woman for allegedly trying to cash a counterfeit check last week who had an outstanding warrant for prostitution,...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2014
Last comment by Jalilah Bass Brown, on Apr 3, 2014 at 7:55 pm | 1 comment | 122 Views

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Photos released of suspect in Dublin store robbery

Police have released photos of a man who robbed a Dublin gas station last week, a police lieutenant said. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Apr 3, 2014 at 10:36 am | 4 comments | 1020 Views

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Danville mayor gives State of the Town address

Danville town leaders remain focused on smart spending, keeping a strong record on public safety, promoting a vibrant downtown...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2014
Last comment by local resident, on Apr 2, 2014 at 11:09 pm | 18 comments | 1099 Views

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CHP to host local 'Start Smart' class for new drivers

The California Highway Patrol is hosting a series of driver safety classes for Bay Area teens from Napa to San Jose at several...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2014
Last comment by Member, on Apr 2, 2014 at 10:25 am | 1 comment | 289 Views

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Bay Area storm to bring rain, hail, cold temps

More rain is on its way to the Bay Area as early as Monday (March 31), and weather forecasters said to expect cold temperatures,...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Apr 2, 2014 at 8:38 am | 13 comments | 856 Views

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Ice cream company recalls products for potential health risks

Helados La Tapatia, a large ice-cream distributor, has issued a recall for its ice cream, popsicles, fruit bars, fruit cups...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2014
Last comment by Ignorance in the Burbs, on Mar 31, 2014 at 3:17 pm | 12 comments | 737 Views
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