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DeSaulnier announces legislative effort to end poverty

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson declared a war on poverty. Now, State Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) is firing...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 16, 2014 at 11:33 am | 20 comments | 6783 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents give surprise gift to Danville Costco greeter battling cancer

Arlie Smith's is the first face many customers see when they enter Costco in Danville and his voice the last many will hear...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2015
Last comment by Jeff, on Mar 15, 2015 at 11:53 am | 20 comments | 3664 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Authorities identify Danville cyclist killed in crash

Authorities have identified the cyclist killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon on Crow Canyon Road as Danville resident George...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by Nathaniel, on Jun 8, 2015 at 1:31 am | 20 comments | 5709 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

A roundabout solution

The county has helped the traffic problems in Alamo by adding the island just north of downtown, the pedestrian-activated...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2008
Last comment by Beverly Thomas, on Dec 21, 2008 at 10:39 am | 19 comments | 2282 Views

AROUND TOWN

Speed Traps

As I drive down Diablo Road going towards Hartz Avenue, I always notice a motorcycle cop sitting on the right hand side of...

Original post made by Lucy on Apr. 2, 2008
Last comment by Mike Rafone, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:19 pm | 19 comments | 1898 Views

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AIA meeting to look ahead for Alamo

Alamo residents are looking to see what the future holds for the community, now that the move to incorporate has been defeated....

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 12, 2009 at 4:40 pm | 19 comments | 1648 Views

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AIA Board ponders role in future of Alamo

Just 10 days after the defeat of a three-year-long campaign to incorporate Alamo, members of the Alamo Improvement Association...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 19, 2009 at 9:45 am | 19 comments | 1672 Views

SPORTS

Layoff notices sent out to teachers

Last week 228 teachers received layoff notices - 15 percent of the school district's 1,400 teaching staff. The district is...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by LNR, on May 17, 2009 at 9:49 am | 19 comments | 2401 Views

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LTTE: Here we go again in Alamo

Dear Dolores, Let's thank Mr. Bob Myhre for our consideration of an Alamo region MAC. In Bob's LTTE, he proposes a...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Apr 4, 2009 at 10:02 pm | 19 comments | 1584 Views

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Builder donating cost of constructing new fire station

Fautt Homes will partner with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District to build the new Fire Station 32 in Alamo at...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Dec 22, 2009 at 10:39 am | 19 comments | 1326 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

YMCA closures don't affect San Ramon Valley - so far

The Mt. Diablo Region YMCA announced that it will close the Delta Family YMCA in Oakley on March 31, as well as the health...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by cdsi Research, on Mar 6, 2010 at 7:32 pm | 19 comments | 1313 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

We should be proud of California election results

We in California are very proud of the 2010 election results in California. We rejected the fear and miss-information being...

Original post made by Chet on Nov. 7, 2010
Last comment by TL Nelson, on Nov 8, 2010 at 6:55 pm | 19 comments | 1854 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Global warming and social Engineering

The average temperature in January 2011 was 30.0 F. This was -0.8 F cooler than the 1901-2000 (20th century) average, the...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 22, 2011 at 10:36 am | 19 comments | 2495 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

McNerney votes for resolution to pull out of Afghanistan

Congressman Jerry McNerney (Pleasanton, 11th) voted today in favor of the Afghanistan War Powers Resolution, directing the...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by American, on Mar 22, 2011 at 5:16 pm | 19 comments | 1056 Views

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Law enforcement search for missing San Ramon Valley High sophomore

Allison Bayliss, 15, was last seen by her parents riding her bike around 8 a.m. Monday at San Ramon Valley High School. Alliy's...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Sad, on May 26, 2011 at 10:48 am | 19 comments | 1610 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four Kid's Country facilities cited with 'serious' violations

An after-school childcare program at San Ramon Valley elementary schools has acquired a recent history of serious "Type A"...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by a teacher, on Jun 8, 2011 at 8:00 pm | 19 comments | 1599 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Streetwise: How should we solve our federal budget deficit problem?

With the clock ticking toward the potential of government default, some Danville residents have their own ideas about how...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by n, on Jul 27, 2011 at 12:52 pm | 19 comments | 1950 Views

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Lyndon LaRouche NutJobs Spotted

For the second time in the last few weeks, I noticed a pair of fringe types planting themselves on - and illegally blocking...

Original post made by Derek on Sep. 10, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 16, 2011 at 10:19 am | 19 comments | 1888 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Discovery Bay is "Local News"

Dear Editor, BANG's San Ramon Valley Times' Local News segment is now covering Discovery Bay's Community Service District...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by Informed resident, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:37 am | 19 comments | 1119 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More cuts loom for SRVUSD

Midyear state budget cuts will cost the San Ramon Valley school district an extra $13 per student and cut funding for school...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2011
Last comment by Louie, on Dec 23, 2011 at 8:48 pm | 19 comments | 1933 Views
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