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Valley gathers for Sept. 11 rememberance

Twelve years ago, Sept. 11 was just an ordinary day, maybe somebody's birthday or wedding anniversary. Now, it marks a point...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by David, on Sep 14, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 6 comments | 814 Views

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Danville dentist on a mission to help orphans in Africa

A Danville dentist is headed for Africa to literally bring smiles to people in Uganda. Dr. Mark Nadler is headed to his seventh...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Diane, on Sep 17, 2012 at 7:11 pm | 6 comments | 1213 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect in Monday stabbing appears in court

Livermore resident Jesse Serpa was arraigned in Pleasanton Wednesday afternoon and will return to court Friday to enter a...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 10, 2012 at 9:39 am | 6 comments | 1133 Views

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Help count the homeless

Contra Costa County needs volunteers to help count the homeless on Wednesday, Jan. 30, beginning at 6 a.m. This activity...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by cardinal , on Jan 14, 2013 at 5:04 pm | 6 comments | 863 Views

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Brown asks three-judge panel to lift prison population reduction order

Gov. Jerry Brown has asked a federal three-judge panel to lift an order requiring the state to reduce the number of inmates...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jan 11, 2013 at 5:23 pm | 6 comments | 810 Views

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Buchanan pushes for education reform

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) is proposing laws that could measure teacher performance, streamline discipline and...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2013
Last comment by Carolyn, on Mar 11, 2013 at 1:55 pm | 6 comments | 759 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Streetwise: Important women in history

Betsy Ross, Harriet Tubman and Margaret Thatcher are just a few of the famous females gracing the pages of history textbooks...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Dirka_Dirka, on Mar 13, 2013 at 9:57 pm | 6 comments | 2152 Views

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Volunteer for the Amgen Tour

Cycling fans have the unique opportunity to experience America's most prestigious professional cycling stage race May 12-19....

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Debbie, on Mar 15, 2013 at 7:59 pm | 6 comments | 919 Views

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Sequestration causes changes at Eugene O'Neill and John Muir National Historic Sites

Visitors to the Eugene O'Neill National Historic Site and Tao House will see changes in operation hours and services as...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by danville resident, on Apr 23, 2013 at 8:49 am | 6 comments | 895 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Missing teen located

San Ramon Valley High student Madeline Langill was found at 9:20 a.m. on Friday at a Danville home. She has since been returned...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by SRVHS Parent, on May 3, 2013 at 10:39 am | 6 comments | 984 Views

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Jury deliberations set to begin in 2009 homicide of Danville teen

Closing arguments were heard Friday in the case of Walter Bell, who is accused of shooting San Ramon Valley High senior Rylan...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by John Kelly, on May 16, 2013 at 1:19 pm | 6 comments | 855 Views

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SRVUSD will receive one-time windfall from state

The San Ramon Valley school district can look forward to some unexpected funding. Unanticipated revenue to California will...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Sharon, on May 18, 2013 at 3:02 pm | 6 comments | 962 Views

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Police seek suspect in armed robbery

Danville Police are looking for a suspect in connection with the Thursday evening armed robbery of a Subway sandwich shop...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 4, 2013 at 12:44 am | 6 comments | 829 Views

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Man exposing himself to female trail users in Walnut Creek area

A man has exposed himself to women on the Iron Horse Regional Trail in the Walnut Creek area six times since March, and police...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 10, 2013 at 6:24 pm | 6 comments | 734 Views

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Ditch days costly for school district

Senior ditch day may be a longstanding tradition in local high schools, but every time a student misses school, whether it's...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jun 24, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 6 comments | 1129 Views

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One year as Contra Costa County supervisor

District 2 County Supervisor [http://www.co.contra-costa.ca.us/index.aspx?NID=3385 Candace Andersen] has always been busy....

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Policy of Truth, on Jul 12, 2013 at 10:36 am | 6 comments | 937 Views

AROUND TOWN

Litter in the Lunardi's Parking Lot Solution

First off, I must say in general our town is very clean and pockets of littered areas are seldom seen in Danville. ...

Original post made by JRM on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by JRM, on Jul 30, 2013 at 9:11 am | 6 comments | 1257 Views

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Grab-and-run ringleader makes first court appearance

A teen described by police as the ringleader of a grab-and-run gang that hit Victoria's Secret multiple times in recent months...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Aug 1, 2013 at 10:06 am | 6 comments | 1250 Views

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BART talks continue; union leader pessimistic about reaching agreement

BART management met with union leaders again Monday to try to reach an agreement before the union employees' contract expires...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by Chaz, on Jul 31, 2013 at 9:44 am | 6 comments | 926 Views

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Civil rights advocates file suit over juvenile hall students kept in solitary confinement

A federal class-action lawsuit filed in Oakland Friday alleges that Contra Costa County juvenile justice staff are violating...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2013
Last comment by Dickita P, on Aug 17, 2013 at 9:23 pm | 6 comments | 1059 Views
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