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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 | 1788 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 | 1824 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 | 1973 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 19495 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 3663 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 2725 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Walgreens proposal heads to San Ramon Planning Commission

The San Ramon Planning Commission on Tuesday (Sept. 2) will hold a public hearing about a new Walgreens proposed for the...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2014
Last comment by WindermereRes, on Sep 18, 2014 at 9:55 am | 19 comments | 2759 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

El Balazo restaurant couple sentenced for tax evasion, other charges

Marino Sandoval and his wife Nicole, the Pleasanton couple who owned and ran the El Balazo restaurants in Danville, San Ramon...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on May 1, 2012 at 7:55 pm | 19 comments | 2515 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 | 2017 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 | 2491 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 | 2846 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district superintendent announces retirement

Steven Enoch, San Ramon Valley Unified School District's superintendent of schools, recently announced that he plans to retire...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Pierre, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:11 pm | 18 comments | 2233 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District names new Monte Vista principal

The San Ramon Valley school district has hired Eric Saibel as the new principal of Danville's Monte Vista High School --...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2015
Last comment by District Teacher, on Jul 17, 2015 at 5:00 pm | 18 comments | 4754 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 | 2863 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney, area mayors discuss regional issues

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11), Mayor Karen Stepper and three other Tri-Valley mayors met in Washington, D.C. Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jan 29, 2011 at 6:35 pm | 18 comments | 2429 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bin Laden dead

Osama Bin Laden, the "face of evil," is dead. Tell us, where were you when you first learned of the 9/11 attacks? And what...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on May. 1, 2011
Last comment by Inman, on May 5, 2011 at 11:12 pm | 18 comments | 1693 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 | 1948 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 | 1917 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: Favorite American president

As President Obama visits the Bay Area for campaign fundraisers, Danville residents take time to reflect on previous commanders-in-chief....

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Scrotey McBoingboing, on Feb 22, 2012 at 9:29 am | 18 comments | 1458 Views

AROUND TOWN

Con Fire Tax is another waste

The new tax asked for by Con Fire and the Board of Supervisors needs to be voted down just like East County. These politicians...

Original post made by Taxpayer out of money on Jul. 1, 2012
Last comment by Factchecker, on Jul 19, 2012 at 9:10 pm | 18 comments | 8949 Views
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