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DPD releases video of restaurant break-in

Danville police have released surveillance footage of a recent break-in at Los Panchos restaurant in the hopes of catching...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by James von Halle, 12 hours ago | 6 comments | 1702 Views

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Elderly man dies in San Ramon house fire

An elderly man died after a two-alarm house fire in southern San Ramon on Saturday morning, according to a fire district...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2014
Last comment by cyclist2, on Nov 25, 2014 at 9:46 am | 4 comments | 604 Views

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County unions seek referendum to overturn Board of Supervisors' pay raise

Contra Costa County public employees unions have started to gather signatures for a referendum to overturn the county Board...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Ware Dewey Sine? , on Nov 24, 2014 at 4:12 pm | 13 comments | 945 Views

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Plastic bag ban back before Danville council

The Danville Town Council on Tuesday (Nov. 18) is set to continue its discussion on a local ordinance to ban single-use carryout...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by J Bertol, on Nov 23, 2014 at 9:51 am | 9 comments | 778 Views

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San Ramon council, commission to meet on Housing Element update

San Ramon's proposed General Plan amendment and Housing Element update are set as the main discussion topics during a joint...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 19, 2014 at 4:17 pm | 3 comments | 189 Views

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Danville Youth Council collects toys, supplies for in-need children

Members of Danville's Youth Council are striving to bring a little more joy to children in need around the world this holiday...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 19, 2014 at 11:40 am | 1 comment | 323 Views

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Alamo school field to close for winter renovations

The Alamo Elementary School field will close Dec. 1 for a winter moratorium to allow for restoration work and rest before...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Al, on Nov 19, 2014 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 298 Views

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Ex-colleague testifies in conspiracy trial of SFPD officer from Danville

A former San Francisco police officer told a federal jury Tuesday of several incidents in 2009 in which he alleged two other...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 19, 2014 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 482 Views

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California ranks 48th best (or 3rd worst) on business taxes

California has the 48th best (or third worst) tax climate in the U.S. according to the latest edition of the State Business...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 18, 2014 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 766 Views

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School board to debate bargaining topics with teachers union

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday (Nov. 18) is set to consider signing off on initial bargaining items for negotiations...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by Xin Han, on Nov 18, 2014 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 181 Views

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San Ramon man inducted into Arizona Sports Hall of Fame

San Ramon resident and former University of Arizona track and field star James Frazier was inducted into his alma mater's...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2014
Last comment by Diane Frazier, on Nov 17, 2014 at 6:39 pm | 3 comments | 973 Views

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CoCo supervisors to vote on own pay raise

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is set to decide Tuesday (Oct. 28) whether to give itself a $32,000 raise, bumping...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 17, 2014 at 1:28 pm | 4 comments | 373 Views

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Column: How to pay less for a new car

Late last year, my wife and I were in the unenviable position of needing to shop for a new car, since the used car lease...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 17, 2014 at 11:25 am | 2 comments | 1224 Views

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Danville council candidate profile: Tony Adamich

Downtown shop owner Tony Adamich is challenging for a seat on the Danville Town Council with a platform focused on representing...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 17, 2014 at 11:19 am | 17 comments | 1684 Views

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Danville council candidate profile: Karen Stepper

Eying a fourth term in office, Danville Councilwoman Karen Stepper said the experience and relationships she's developed...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 17, 2014 at 9:52 am | 14 comments | 1182 Views

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CoCo court expands interpreter services

A newly implemented state law has resulted in the Contra Costa County Superior Court expanding language interpreter services...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Wes Davidson, on Nov 17, 2014 at 8:29 am | 6 comments | 257 Views

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Turkey-toting big-rig tips on San Ramon off-ramp

A big-rig loaded with thousands of frozen turkeys overturned along the Alcosta Boulevard off-ramp to southbound Interstate...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2014 at 12:23 pm | 8 comments | 1260 Views

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Manslaughter case against Tri-Valley attorney moves forward

After more than 18 months of delays and legal wrangling, the manslaughter case against a San Ramon lawyer accused of running...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:24 am | 21 comments | 3348 Views

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Incumbents thrive in local races on Election Night

Incumbent success was the theme for the Danville Town Council and San Ramon Valley school board races, according to unofficial...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:21 am | 17 comments | 2170 Views

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County releases updated election results

Contra Costa County election officials released updated ballot results Friday afternoon, with no changes to the winning placements...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2014
Last comment by SR Resident, on Nov 13, 2014 at 3:13 pm | 4 comments | 1097 Views
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