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SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD recognizes No Name-Calling Awareness Week

The San Ramon Valley school district is observing its first-ever No Name-Calling Awareness Week, with students and staff...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2014
Last comment by Tracy, on Feb 14, 2014 at 1:30 pm | 5 comments | 1637 Views

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SRVUSD board discusses cutting 2 elementary school programs

Nearly three-dozen San Ramon Valley teachers and parents turned out Tuesday night to express their concerns about proposals...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2014
Last comment by Danna, on Mar 7, 2014 at 7:30 am | 5 comments | 2804 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DeSaulnier aids neighbor, grandson after home invasion

State Sen. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) helped rescue a woman and her grandson last Sunday following an armed home invasion...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2014
Last comment by Irving, on Feb 28, 2014 at 10:22 am | 5 comments | 1017 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council receives water supply update

California's water supply has reached a "crisis situation" amid drought conditions, but the outlook for Danville and some...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by Fed Up, on Mar 12, 2014 at 10:18 am | 5 comments | 972 Views

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Tri-Valley man arrested for allegedly shooting into ex-girlfriend's home

A San Ramon man was arrested after allegedly firing shots into his ex-girlfriend's San Leandro home on Saturday night, police...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Mar 21, 2014 at 8:38 am | 5 comments | 1379 Views

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Council tables Lawrence Road stop sign discussion

The Danville Town Council held off on voting about whether to add a new three-way stop sign to Lawrence Road, tabling their...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2014
Last comment by Concerned, on Mar 27, 2014 at 10:41 am | 5 comments | 1723 Views

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Prices on the rise in Bay Area

It's not just housing prices that are going up in the Bay Area, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics figures released...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2014
Last comment by Juan, on Mar 25, 2014 at 3:19 pm | 5 comments | 1149 Views

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Tri-Valley University president convicted in visa fraud scheme

The founder and president of an online university based in Pleasanton was taken into custody Monday after a federal court...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2014
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Mar 31, 2014 at 2:50 pm | 5 comments | 1479 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 | 763 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 | 621 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville PD to crack down on distracted drivers

The Danville Police Department is among the dozens of Bay Area law enforcement agencies cracking down on texting drivers...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 10, 2014 at 4:02 pm | 5 comments | 1139 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, on Apr 15, 2014 at 10:26 am | 5 comments | 607 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 Derek, on Apr 18, 2014 at 4:12 pm | 5 comments | 1965 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council to consider series of informational reports

The Danville Town Council is set to receive a half-dozen reports Tuesday night (April 15) on a range of issues, including...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2014
Last comment by A Happy Danville Resident, on Apr 21, 2014 at 3:18 pm | 5 comments | 614 Views

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Danville police to host Drug Take-Back Day

Danville residents hoping to safely dispose of unwanted or expired prescription medications will be able to do so next week...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Apr 25, 2014 at 9:15 am | 5 comments | 4898 Views

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Washington man arrested in connection with San Ramon home invasions

A Washington man has been charged in connection with a pair of recent San Ramon home invasions, including one in which a...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Jun 13, 2014 at 1:05 pm | 5 comments | 1064 Views

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12 San Ramon Valley campuses named 2014 California Distinguished School

Twelve San Ramon Valley elementary schools have received the 2014 California Distinguished School award, state officials...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by Diana, on May 1, 2014 at 6:45 pm | 5 comments | 1276 Views

RESTAURANTS

Walnut Creek outlaws Styrofoam containers in restaurants, upholds plastic bag ban

Diners at Walnut Creek restaurants will soon stop carting home takeout meals and leftovers in Styrofoam containers or plastic...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Dickita Q, on May 27, 2014 at 9:35 am | 5 comments | 986 Views

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Canine Corral to see partial summer closure

A popular dog park in Danville is getting a facelift and will be partially closed for maintenance over the next two months,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2014
Last comment by dogfather, on Jun 19, 2014 at 7:52 am | 5 comments | 629 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local teens talk about mental health

Adults may remember high school as the best years of their lives, but this isn't the case for many teens. One wrote in this...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by DanvilleDad, on Jun 6, 2014 at 5:37 pm | 5 comments | 978 Views
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