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Beacon replaced atop Mount Diablo

Local organizations and individuals donated $100,000 to pay for restorations on the "Eye of Diablo" beacon, which is lit...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2013
Last comment by Del Chandler, on Oct 30, 2013 at 7:43 pm | 1 comment | 8193 Views

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In memory of Pastor Ihno Janssen

Ihno Janssen, former pastor at Messiah Lutheran Church and former director of Christian Counseling Services in Danville and...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2013
Last comment by John Pommon, on Oct 30, 2013 at 10:20 pm | 1 comment | 9548 Views

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Sachs, Hudson win seat on San Ramon City Council

San Ramon Planning Commissioner Harry Sachs won a seat on City Council and incumbent City Councilmember Dave Hudson held...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2013
Last comment by Not asleep at the switch, on Nov 6, 2013 at 11:06 am | 1 comment | 3623 Views

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Hayward man sentenced to 14 years in Gold N Treasures holdup

The first of four people charged in a botched jewelry store holdup that left one of the robbers dead was sentenced Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2013
Last comment by Wes, on Nov 8, 2013 at 8:07 am | 1 comment | 5207 Views

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Save Mount Diablo buys 1,080 acre Curry Canyon Ranch

Save Mount Diablo has purchased a property it's describing as its "top priority acquisition," the 1,080 acre Curry Canyon...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2013
Last comment by disillusioned Danvillian, on Nov 8, 2013 at 12:16 pm | 1 comment | 1462 Views

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Buchanan to hold Thanksgiving open house

California Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) is hosting a Thanksgiving open house at her San Ramon offices on Monday,...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2013
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 11, 2013 at 8:11 am | 1 comment | 7327 Views

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CHP: Speed possibly factor in fatal head-on

A young Danville web designer may have been speeding along Crow Canyon Road before the head-on collision that claimed his...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2013
Last comment by Barbie, on Nov 13, 2013 at 9:09 pm | 1 comment | 4319 Views

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Danville PD officers receive state commendation

Two Danville police officers received special recognition from state officials this week for lifesaving efforts in the field...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2013
Last comment by Mimi, on Nov 18, 2013 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 5303 Views

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Village Theatre celebrates centennial in 'grand' style

Hundreds converged on downtown Danville Saturday evening to help celebrate the centennial of the Village Theatre. Read the...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2013
Last comment by Kristina Camara, on Nov 20, 2013 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 7241 Views

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Unsung no more: 2013 Tri-Valley Heroes named

The Tri-Valley Heroes selection committee had a very difficult task selecting only one recipient per category. Again this...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2013
Last comment by disgusted, on Nov 21, 2013 at 2:02 pm | 1 comment | 7453 Views

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Annual bike donation drive begins in Danville

A local nonprofit has begun its annual effort to gather and repair donated bicycles for underprivileged Bay Area residents,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2013
Last comment by FanDanville, on Nov 22, 2013 at 11:42 am | 1 comment | 3805 Views

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Local rescuers, victim reunite at San Ramon Valley Fire event

Rescuers and a victim of sudden cardiac arrest were reunited in an emotional reunion Thursday night. "This is a perfect example...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2013
Last comment by Mom of 3, on Nov 25, 2013 at 6:58 am | 1 comment | 5485 Views

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Local motorcyclists die in separate crashes Saturday

Two local men died in separate motorcycle crashes just hours apart and miles away on Saturday. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by Dennis, on Nov 26, 2013 at 7:58 am | 1 comment | 3648 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Conklin, friend to wounded soldiers

When Mike Conklin, a realtor and father of three sons who knew injured Army Spc. Jake Brown, heard that the young man had...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by Slatts, on Nov 26, 2013 at 8:57 am | 1 comment | 3332 Views

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Thousands mourn loss of Taylor Family Foundation co-founder

Barry Taylor, the co-founder of the Taylor Family Foundation, died Saturday of an apparent heart attack. He was 74 years...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by Diana Martini Sheppard, on Nov 26, 2013 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 6834 Views

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2 Semi-Friendly Reminders for Gym Patrons

This applies to 24-Hour Fitness members -- and to everyone else who uses a gym. 24-Hr has a [adjective] policy against posting...

Original post made by Joe Pratless on Dec. 2, 2013
Last comment by arnold, on Dec 6, 2013 at 10:17 am | 1 comment | 618 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Basketball dreams

Kevin Laue is not someone who easily takes "no" for an answer. Laue has been a fighter since before he was born, when his...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by Debbie, on Dec 3, 2013 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 4468 Views

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Beacon to shine in memory of Pearl Harbor victims

The perfect Pacific water mirrored the clear blue sky while military men slept on their bunks in big battleships on that...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Charles R. Engel, on Dec 6, 2013 at 7:55 pm | 1 comment | 690 Views

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PG&E unveils new San Ramon gas control center

PG&E debuted its new San Ramon gas control center Friday, showcasing the integrated technological system and centralized...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2013
Last comment by Extra Crispy, on Dec 7, 2013 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 3202 Views

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An end and a new beginning

Tuesday's meeting of the San Ramon City Council marked the end of one era and the beginning of another. Councilmember Jim...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2013
Last comment by Susan, on Dec 12, 2013 at 1:14 pm | 1 comment | 2346 Views
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