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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Judge: California death penalty system is unconstitutionally cruel

California's death penalty is cruel and unusual punishment because the system is "dysfunctional" and its implementation arbitrary,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Carl Lee Hailey, on Jul 27, 2014 at 2:09 pm | 19 comments | 592 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo residents blast Piepho for new lane proposal

District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho says she will request that the Tri-Valley Transportation Council drop its plan to enlarge...

Original post made on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on May 21, 2008 at 9:25 am | 18 comments | 1661 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Primo's holding fundraiser tonight for slain teen's family

Funeral services are Saturday for 17-year-old Rylan Fuchs, the San Ramon Valley High School senior who was shot and killed...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2009
Last comment by Someone who cares, on Feb 20, 2009 at 9:10 am | 18 comments | 1801 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial opinion: Dirty politics

Emotions are running high in the Alamo incorporation election, but that is no reason to start playing dirty. You may have...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by Valero Gas Station, on Feb 24, 2009 at 9:45 pm | 18 comments | 1239 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Contra Costa County MACs are failing!!

Dear Dolores, In a document prepared for submission to the Grand Jury, Alliance of Neighborhoods throughout Contra Costa...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 23, 2009 at 1:30 pm | 18 comments | 1400 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools keep small classes for one more year

Despite the ongoing fiscal uncertainty at the state level, members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District on Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 3, 2009 at 5:53 pm | 18 comments | 1550 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo flocks to Peasant's Courtyard opening

The Peasant's Courtyard offered tastings of its signature foods at the grand opening Monday, three months after starting...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Jenny, on Sep 1, 2010 at 4:45 pm | 18 comments | 1508 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sheriff's Office Salaries

Top Ten Sheriff's Office salaries - (columns don't line up) Last First Title Base OT Other Total Rupf...

Original post made by anon on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Hector, on Nov 13, 2009 at 8:28 pm | 18 comments | 1383 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Councilman Michael Shimansky dies

Danville Councilman Michael Shimansky died today, after coming down with bacterial meningitis Aug. 17. He was visiting his...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Bob and Susie Hill, on Oct 1, 2009 at 10:55 am | 18 comments | 1082 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville Weekly to stop print edition after 4 1/2 years

The Danville Weekly will publish its last print edition Oct. 2 and shift its focus entirely online, publisher Gina Channell-Allen...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by jakefarsh, on Sep 24, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 18 comments | 1738 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Solo car crash kills Monte Vista grad

Jason Cox, a resident of Danville and graduate of Monte Vista High School, died in a solo car crash on Diablo Road on Saturday...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2009
Last comment by Heather stretch, on Dec 23, 2009 at 8:47 am | 18 comments | 2808 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Trustees OK negotiations for solar energy

The School Board authorized district staff to enter into negotiations with a vendor to add solar panels at six campuses,...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Jack Fulcher, on Apr 15, 2010 at 3:59 pm | 18 comments | 1130 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglary suspects arrested after woman finds them in her San Ramon home

Two men were arrested Tuesday afternoon on burglary charges after a woman reportedly caught them in the act in her home in...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Abbondanza, on May 10, 2010 at 11:18 pm | 18 comments | 1549 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police searching for shooting suspect in Danville

Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with a shooting this morning in Danville. The victim, an unidentified...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by from the looks of it, on May 28, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 18 comments | 2806 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bicyclist injured on I-680 on-ramp in Alamo

A bicyclist was taken to a hospital after being struck by a car on an Interstate Highway 680 on-ramp in Alamo this morning,...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by drew, on Jul 8, 2010 at 9:56 am | 18 comments | 1057 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Streetwise: How do you feel about the amount of homework students are assigned?

With school starting in a matter of days, students are preparing to say "goodbye" to the carefree nature of summer and "hello"...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Sally N., on Aug 18, 2010 at 9:19 pm | 18 comments | 1554 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville takes short term solution to problems at corner of Prospect and Hartz

With street safety improvements set to be completed in Danville in conjunction with the Veterans Memorial renovation, the...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by elsie, on Aug 24, 2010 at 11:48 am | 18 comments | 1311 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVFPD receives international accreditation

It is official: the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is the first agency is accredited by a unanimous vote from...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 1, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 18 comments | 1589 Views

SPORTS

David Piepho: the eighth member of the Alamo MAC?

Dear Dolores, The volume of comments on the BANG editorial this morning disclosing the nepotism of the Piepho's in protecting...

Original post made by Hal on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Crooked, on Nov 26, 2010 at 1:43 pm | 18 comments | 2170 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

El Balazo owners charged in 20-count indictment

Owners of the popular-but-now-defunct El Balazo chain made their initial appearance today in Oakland federal court, U.S....

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Dec 14, 2010 at 12:46 pm | 18 comments | 1766 Views
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‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 36 comments | 1,170 views

Political posturing about water
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 841 views

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trAction Painting Summer Camp
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 115 views