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Reusable bag ordinance goes into effect Tuesday in Pleasanton, but not Danville

Starting Jan. 1, the reusable bag ordinance is in effect which states that grocery stores, mini-marts, and other stores selling...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 9, 2013 at 3:21 pm | 19 comments | 1972 Views

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Mayor files papers to run for state Assembly

Danville mayor Newell Arnerich filed papers Friday to run for the 16th Assembly District as the second official candidate...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by Realist, on Apr 10, 2013 at 6:25 am | 19 comments | 3065 Views

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Streetwise: America's greatest president

In honor of President's Day, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to a local donut shop to ask residents who they thought was...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by Danville Independent, on Feb 25, 2013 at 10:41 pm | 19 comments | 1106 Views

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Fleet Week plans scaled back after Blue Angels cancel air show

Navy officials announced the cancellation of all upcoming performances by its precision flight demonstration team, which...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2013
Last comment by John Fretes, on Apr 17, 2013 at 10:25 am | 19 comments | 1157 Views

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Protesters rally against money in politics, environmental impact at Chevron headquarters

Activists called on Chevron to refrain from political spending and oust CEO John Watson outside the company's annual shareholders...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Rob Andrews, on May 31, 2013 at 10:55 pm | 19 comments | 1140 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pair arrested after alleged smash-and-grab car burglaries, police chase

A man and woman were arrested on suspicion of burglary and auto theft Friday after someone allegedly spotted the woman breaking...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Aug 9, 2013 at 10:53 am | 19 comments | 1152 Views

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No charges in case of Tri-Valley man beaten outside his home

No charges will be filed against the teens involved in an altercation that left a Pleasanton man bleeding and unconscious...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Feb 14, 2014 at 1:38 pm | 19 comments | 7927 Views

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 | 710 Views

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School board talks parcel tax renewal

The San Ramon Valley school board held preliminary discussions on whether to seek an extension of the Measure C parcel tax,...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Louie, on Aug 14, 2014 at 7:54 am | 19 comments | 1282 Views

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Faria Preserve discussion extended again

The San Ramon City Council extended its Faria Preserve development public hearing for the second time after much discussion...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Danville resident, on Aug 8, 2014 at 1:22 pm | 19 comments | 1360 Views

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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 | 1700 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 | 1835 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 | 1261 Views

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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 | 1424 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 | 1589 Views

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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 | 1524 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 | 1401 Views

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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 | 1083 Views

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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 | 1760 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 | 2865 Views
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