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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville officials issue reminder on alarm permit requirement

The town of Danville recently issued a reminder to residents and business owners to register their security alarms with the...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 14, 2015 at 10:15 am | 12 comments | 2982 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon man withdraws plea in cyclist's death

An attorney from San Ramon who had pleaded no contest in a hit-and-run collision that killed a bicyclist in Dublin three...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by linda, on Oct 12, 2015 at 1:21 am | 12 comments | 4136 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees debate usage of bond funds

Members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education last week examined the needs of the district in...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by Frank, on Nov 4, 2009 at 1:33 pm | 11 comments | 2994 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Scary Larry' retiring after 20-year reign of 'terror'

Known as "Scary Larry" Valley-wide, Larry Chan has been the supposed terror of the Pleasanton DMV for 20 years. But on Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Aug 1, 2011 at 5:04 pm | 11 comments | 2849 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD gets ready for new teaching standards

Students in the San Ramon Valley can look forward to having to learn less, but think more deeply about what they learn as...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by rufous, on Apr 1, 2013 at 9:39 am | 11 comments | 3337 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bay Area nonprofit wins state teacher tenure lawsuit

California's teacher tenure laws were declared unconstitutional Tuesday by a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge, ruling...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 14, 2014 at 6:21 pm | 11 comments | 2677 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cal High evacuated due to bomb threat

California High School students and staff were evacuated to the football field late Monday morning after an anonymous caller...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2014
Last comment by Annilyse, on Sep 9, 2014 at 10:05 am | 11 comments | 3096 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board indicates support for calendar change

The San Ramon Valley school board indicated initial support Tuesday for proposed changes to the district-wide instructional...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2015
Last comment by Claire M, on Oct 29, 2015 at 8:58 am | 11 comments | 3461 Views

SPORTS

Another hoops cliffhanger

San Ramon Valley High presented another cliffhanger Saturday night as they faced De La Salle in the 2010 CIF State Boys Division...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Mar 22, 2010 at 10:06 am | 11 comments | 2854 Views

SPORTS

Danville center leads St. Mary's to NCAA win

St. Mary's College center, No. 50 Omar Samhan, controls the opening tip-off in the NCAA Tournament in Providence, RI. The...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2010
Last comment by Go-Omar, on Mar 25, 2010 at 12:03 pm | 11 comments | 3260 Views

SPORTS

Brother of SF Giants player sentenced in Danville hit-and-run DUI case

Cainan Schierholtz, the younger brother of San Francisco Giants right fielder Nate Schierholtz, pleaded no contest today...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2011
Last comment by Maxine, on Feb 9, 2011 at 9:11 pm | 11 comments | 3594 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney and the fear factor...

Interesting that the McNerney posting restricts comments to registered users. Are they afraid of anonymous postings?...

Original post made by Treebeard on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 11, 2010 at 9:26 am | 11 comments | 2025 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney to host forum Thursday evening on cyber-bullying

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) will host an informational forum on cyber bullying among children at 7:30 p.m....

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Theresa, on May 17, 2011 at 8:12 pm | 11 comments | 2333 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney set to vote today either FOR or AGAINST our individual freedom (Re: Light Bulb Repeal Act)

So how will McNerney vote this week (maybe even today)? Will he vote FOR our individual freedom (i.e. in favor of allowing...

Original post made by Edison on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Jul 21, 2011 at 9:59 am | 11 comments | 2440 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rick Santorum in Alamo tonight

Dear Editor, Rick Santorum will be in Alamo, March 29, for a Tea Party fundraiser in a gated community on a private lane....

Original post made by [removed] on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 29, 2012 at 5:08 pm | 11 comments | 1959 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

President Obama signs executive order on cybersecurity in Bay Area

President Barack Obama signed an executive order Friday at a Stanford University summit encouraging the private sector to...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 19, 2015 at 5:40 pm | 11 comments | 1962 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ultimate Configuration in Alamo Business District

Dear neighbors, Please access www.alamoinc.org and review the Ultimate Configuration for Stone Valley Road and Danville...

Original post made by Lisa Wright on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by Stan Westmore, on Jul 14, 2008 at 1:11 pm | 11 comments | 3144 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fourth of July parade

I live in Pleasanton and attended the Danville Fourth of July parade for the first time today, with my visiting grandsons....

Original post made by Fran Hirst on Jul. 4, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardellli, on Jul 6, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 11 comments | 2317 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fourth of July Parade a two-hour-plus extravaganza

The Kiwanis Fourth of July Parade this morning was headed up by hundreds of children in keeping with the theme, "Celebrating...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 8, 2009 at 1:27 pm | 11 comments | 2031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo woman selected for LAFCO

Residents in the southern part of Contra Costa County have an additional voice representing their interests, as Alamo resident...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Jack B., on Sep 16, 2009 at 12:36 pm | 11 comments | 1320 Views
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