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Visit to Iran

Nancy and Dan Adolphson traveled to Iran last June with two goals in mind, they told the audience at the First Wednesday...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by William, on Apr 13, 2010 at 9:10 pm | 9 comments | 802 Views

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District rescinds majority of teacher layoff notices

Members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District board voted to pull back most of the notices of possibly layoff Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on May 17, 2010 at 5:05 pm | 9 comments | 728 Views

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Celebrate art, wind and fun this weekend

Central Park will be booming this Memorial Day holiday weekend for the popular Art & Wind Festival. This year, festivities...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 31, 2010 at 7:03 pm | 9 comments | 897 Views

AROUND TOWN

Capt. Sullenberger inspires youth interested in aviation

Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger III, the Danville man famous for the January 2009 safe landing of a plane in the Hudson...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 16, 2010 at 9:41 pm | 9 comments | 1156 Views

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Supervisor Piepho appointed to Delta Conservancy Board

County Supervisor Mary Nejedly Piepho was recently appointed as the first chair of the newly established Delta Conservancy...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by Crooked, on Nov 26, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 9 comments | 931 Views

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Contra Costa County offering free whooping cough vaccines

In response to a dramatic rise in whooping cough cases in the Bay Area, Contra Costa Health Services is offering free vaccines...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Why so hostile?, on Jun 26, 2010 at 12:03 am | 9 comments | 1157 Views

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Simpkins named new Danville police chief

Following a thorough selection process, Steve Simpkins rose to the top of the applicant pool and was named police chief Monday....

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by sponge bob roundpants, on Jul 19, 2010 at 10:26 am | 9 comments | 1136 Views

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Local families urge FDA to clarify risks in OxyContin reformulation

Don't be fooled by the reformulation of OxyContin and the claims that it is less dangerous than before. That's the message...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Sherry, on Mar 12, 2013 at 7:40 am | 9 comments | 1616 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Internships avaiable to work in Rep. McNerney's offices

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11) is accepting applications for internship positions available in his Stockton, Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Tony, on Sep 6, 2010 at 8:43 pm | 9 comments | 1060 Views

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Tickets are now available for the CityRead special presentation with Sully

CityRead will conclude with a special presentation featuring Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct....

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:37 am | 9 comments | 911 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Yellow Wood Coffee and Tea to go

The economic downturn has claimed two more victims, this time a much-loved coffee shop and its companion store in the Alamo...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Georeg, on Sep 20, 2010 at 2:15 pm | 9 comments | 6089 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD Board Profiles: Denise Jennison

Four are vying for three spots in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education. While it appears that...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Oct 30, 2010 at 1:21 pm | 9 comments | 971 Views

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The Carpetbagger Harmer's Challenge

David...you do not live in this district, you could not even vote for yourself, and now this is your last desperate tactic...

Original post made by jrm on Nov. 6, 2010
Last comment by askidoo, on Nov 15, 2010 at 8:48 pm | 9 comments | 897 Views

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Danville solider dies in Afghanistan

The Department of Defense announced Sunday the death of a soldier supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. Danville resident...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Jan 22, 2011 at 12:36 am | 9 comments | 1621 Views

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South Korea to sponsor Korean classes in Dougherty Valley

If all goes according to plan, Dougherty Valley High School students will have the option to take two levels of Korean for...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Jun 13, 2011 at 3:49 pm | 9 comments | 996 Views

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EBMUD board approves increase in water rates

East Bay Municipal Utility District directors voted unanimously today to approve a two-year operating budget that calls for...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Dan From San Ramon, on Jun 17, 2011 at 10:24 am | 9 comments | 804 Views

SPORTS

Rough and tumble sport skates into the San Ramon Valley

What's got eight wheels and flies? Any of the 26 or so women now part of the area's newest professional sports team, the...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by katie Brown, on Jul 2, 2011 at 11:32 am | 9 comments | 1282 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Vandals wreak havoc on middle school roof

The vandals broke several pipes from the air conditioning unit, kicked the system's cooling fins and broke vents and other...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by Gracie, on Jul 26, 2011 at 8:50 am | 9 comments | 1591 Views

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Drugs, handcuffs, arrests: Danville proves to be anything but quiet

When I was told that I would be riding along in a patrol car of the Danville Police Department, I expected to watch traffic...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Local and Happy, on Aug 3, 2011 at 8:50 am | 9 comments | 967 Views

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Marijuana dispensaries smoked out by Planning Commission

At its Tuesday meeting, Danville's Planning Commission recommended that the Town Council approve a permanent ban on medical...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Maurice chin, on Aug 22, 2011 at 9:22 am | 9 comments | 890 Views
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