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Three local women chosen as Entrepreneur of the Year

Tiffany Stuart, owner of Dynamic Office and Accounting Solutions, Norm's Place owner Cindy Walsh and Dawn Duggar, of San...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2011
Last comment by kc casey, on Sep 25, 2011 at 11:27 am | 1 comment | 1045 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

More infected birds found in Contra Costa County

Ten birds have tested positive for West Nile virus, bringing the total number of infected birds to 25, according to the Contra...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Sep 23, 2011 at 9:17 pm | 3 comments | 705 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Unions, BART staff, Urban Habitat join hands in rallying against cuts in federal funding for transportation

Representatives of BART, Urban Habitat, ACCE, Genesis, the Transportation Justice Working Group and Amalgamated Transit Union...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 23, 2011 at 9:46 am | 1 comment | 538 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A terrible waste of State money

Many Californians are upset about how much money the State wastes each year. Many residents of San Ramon were upset by City...

Original post made by San Ramon Oberver on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by the dogfather, on Sep 22, 2011 at 7:19 pm | 21 comments | 1212 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Facilities manager sentenced in St. Isidore embezzlement case

A Danville resident and former employee of St. Isidore's Church is may have a difficult time paying the bills. Virgilo Lukban,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by F Lee, on Sep 21, 2011 at 10:25 pm | 11 comments | 1406 Views

AROUND TOWN

Workshop today on medicare

A representative from Healthnet will facilitate an educational presentation to educate Medicare beneficiaries about the basics...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by Debi Crists, on Sep 21, 2011 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 596 Views

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Honoring our veterans

The Veterans of the San Ramon Valley invite the public to attend their annual Veterans Day ceremony Friday, Nov. 11, which...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Eliza Winters, on Sep 20, 2011 at 8:48 am | 1 comment | 564 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Tickets are available to meet CityRead author starting today

CityRead will conclude with a special presentation featuring this year's CityRead book ("Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Isabel Lau, on Sep 20, 2011 at 6:54 am | 1 comment | 1509 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Danville Resident, on Sep 20, 2011 at 6:45 am | 1 comment | 923 Views

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Police snuff out multi-million dollar marijuana grow on Mt. Diablo

With the help of volunteers and a keen eye, State Parks Police and Contra Costa County sheriffs raided a marijuana growing...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 19, 2011 at 10:11 pm | 14 comments | 1228 Views

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Monte Vista grad featured on hit NBC show

Katie Turley, a 2010 Monte Vista High School graduate, will sing with A capella group Urban Method on NBC's "The Sing Off,"...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Pamela U., on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 678 Views

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Bicyclist killed near Iron Horse Trail

San Ramon resident Elizabeth Duffy, 53, was bicycling on the sidewalk at the intersection of the trail and Crow Canyon Road...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:34 pm | 14 comments | 1589 Views

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Former Discovery Center exec pays restitution for embezzlement

Thomas Martin, former executive director of Discovery Counseling Center, has partially repaid the nonprofit as part of an...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2011
Last comment by John, on Sep 19, 2011 at 10:43 am | 2 comments | 1002 Views

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Residents appeal Station 32 plans to Board of Supervisors

Alamo resident Diann Tilley Christensen filed the appeal on behalf of six couples on Sept. 1, citing concerns about "code...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Hary, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:34 am | 11 comments | 1222 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Learn how to use less energy to save money

Sustainable Danville Area and the Town of Danville will co-host an energy-savings forum in conjunction with a new state program...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:05 am | 1 comment | 635 Views

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SRVHS burglary may be linked to Walnut Creek thefts

A burglary at San Ramon Valley High School may be related to two similar burglaries at elementary schools in Walnut Creek,...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Senior Dude, on Sep 16, 2011 at 7:37 pm | 3 comments | 955 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What does the fall season mean for you?

Although temperatures make it seem like summer is in full swing, fall is rapidly approaching. With the fall equinox just...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by gary, on Sep 16, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 1 comment | 609 Views

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Lyndon LaRouche NutJobs Spotted

For the second time in the last few weeks, I noticed a pair of fringe types planting themselves on - and illegally blocking...

Original post made by Derek on Sep. 10, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 16, 2011 at 10:19 am | 19 comments | 1515 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Groups offering information sessions on redistricting

If you're among those who are still scratching their heads over the new federal and state legislative districts in California,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Sep 16, 2011 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 885 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four Kid's Country facilities on three-year probation with state

A prediction made earlier this summer by the executive director of Kid's Country -- that the state would not shut down four...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Fern, on Sep 15, 2011 at 5:28 pm | 4 comments | 1047 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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Be an Exhibitionist!
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