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Danville teen arraigned on rape charges

Prosecutors have charged Sam Nesis, a recent San Ramon Valley High graduate, with forcible rape, forcible oral copulation...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2011
Last comment by Annonymous, on Mar 8, 2011 at 2:21 pm | 129 comments | 5933 Views

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Battle lines drawn in Measure D fight

As the 2012 election nears, sides are lining up on Measure D, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District's $260 million...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by Mike Arata, on Oct 31, 2012 at 10:56 am | 111 comments | 4127 Views

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Voters reject Alamo cityhood

The movement to incorporate Alamo was defeated today by 66 percent of the residents who voted against Measure A and cityhood....

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by Member, on Oct 18, 2009 at 8:15 pm | 106 comments | 2289 Views

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UPDATE: Bail set at $350K for Schierholtz after multiple hit-and-run DUI crashes

An allegedly drunk, unlicensed driver made a total of five hit and run collisions Sunday, hitting a bicyclist, a pedestrian,...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by jenny, on Aug 5, 2010 at 1:04 pm | 94 comments | 2418 Views

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Town Drunks On the Trail

I am a regular walker along the Iron Horse Trail and after observing the trends over the last 6 months I thought it...

Original post made by Trail User on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by JRM, on Apr 23, 2014 at 4:03 pm | 91 comments | 5138 Views

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San Ramon Unified School Taxes Are Out of Control

I just received my property tax bill from the County, and all of the following are the CURRENT taxes I pay for our local...

Original post made by Taxed Out on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Indep, on Oct 16, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 81 comments | 5628 Views

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Beware Danville PTA School Parcel Tax Scheme

The PTA, which recently has been taken over by supporters of the teachers union, is now sending out to all parents of our...

Original post made by Taxpayer on Mar. 14, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Mar 24, 2010 at 7:12 pm | 74 comments | 3682 Views

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Child porn on work computer leads to arrest

San Ramon police arrested a Cub Scout leader at his Danville home this afternoon on suspicion of possessing child pornography. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by sadtruth, on Jul 21, 2014 at 4:43 pm | 72 comments | 11458 Views

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Danville council to discuss plastic bag ban

The Danville Town Council will hold a study session Tuesday morning (July 8) to review options on how to establish a plastic...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Jul 25, 2014 at 8:00 am | 71 comments | 1709 Views

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Prop 8 opponents come out in force

More than 70 area residents of all ages turned out in Danville on Wednesday, Oct. 29, to rally support against Proposition...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2008
Last comment by Stewart, on Nov 5, 2008 at 11:12 am | 70 comments | 2390 Views

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Danville to appeal ruling in SummerHill Homes lawsuit

The Danville Town Council has voted unanimously to appeal a Contra Costa County judge's recent ruling that the town acted...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2014
Last comment by Apathy Fighter, on Aug 29, 2014 at 8:16 pm | 66 comments | 4164 Views

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Growing Mona Lisa

Who remembers the Mona Lisa growing on the hillside off the freeway in Alamo in 1979? And the Marilyn Monroe a few years...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2008
Last comment by Loy69, on Oct 23, 2009 at 6:22 am | 58 comments | 4157 Views

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Alamo MAC to be decided Tuesday

The future of Alamo will be a topic of discussion at this Tuesday's meeting of the Contra Costa county Board of Supervisors....

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Aug 12, 2009 at 3:18 pm | 55 comments | 1625 Views

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Why so many cops?

I drove to school today about a 10. min drive and then sat waiting for class to start so another 7 min. between the two I...

Original post made by Andrew on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Andrew, on Mar 16, 2010 at 9:33 pm | 53 comments | 2147 Views

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A Silent Incorporation

Alamo neighbors wonder why incorporation proponents ended their communication on November 22 as noted on their website. It...

Original post made by Susan West on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by Alise, Miranda Neighborhood, on Jan 5, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 51 comments | 3125 Views

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Health Care Reform Protesters Gather In Danville Friday Night

(Danville, California) The health care reform debate has finally come to my town. Tonight Senator Barbara Boxer, (D-CA),...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Aug 25, 2009 at 11:39 pm | 50 comments | 2575 Views

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Great performance by Piepho in Oakley at BOS meeting

I'm sitting watching the BOS meeting on TV that was held in our City of Oakley council chambers. I was wondering why the...

Original post made by Oakleyite on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resdent, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:09 pm | 50 comments | 1713 Views

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Danville voters buck county trend, favor Romney over Obama

Barack Obama may have won the popular vote, but if Danville voters had their way, a Republican would be president, voting...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Janey, on Nov 20, 2012 at 11:17 am | 50 comments | 2101 Views

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SRVUSD confirms first case of swine flu

Officials with the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have confirmed their first case of the swine flu, resulting in...

Original post made on May. 2, 2009
Last comment by Eric Linxie, on Jul 3, 2010 at 1:47 pm | 48 comments | 2056 Views

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Due to heavy Diablo Road corridor traffic, a Los Cerros Middle School bus was late again yesterday---and Danville is considering adding another 100 or more peak a.m. car-trips to the Diablo Road corridor?

The Los Cerros Middle School bus #8 that drives through the Diablo Road corridor was late to school--- 12 minutes late!---...

Original post made by Maryann Cella on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by East County Watch, on Nov 15, 2011 at 9:53 am | 47 comments | 2252 Views
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