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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Armed invasion in Danville was 'not random'

Rumors have been flying in the Greenbrook neighborhood of Danville of two armed men knocking on a door, then bursting in...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2010
Last comment by mia, on Aug 3, 2011 at 7:22 pm | 36 comments | 2826 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Valley Humane Society raises $175,000, will stay open

The Valley Humane Society has received $175,000 in donations since announcing last week that it might have to shut down operations...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2011
Last comment by ..., on Aug 3, 2011 at 1:27 pm | 3 comments | 563 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 968 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

News media exposes Contra Costa seedy politics

Dear Editor, It seems local media, starting with BANG, is finally reviewing the distributions by news services research...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 696 Views

AROUND TOWN

So how IS your mail delivery lately?

Dear Editor, With USPS reducing routes, and potentially post offices, mail delivery has become late in the day on the...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by lmao, on Aug 2, 2011 at 7:27 pm | 14 comments | 1270 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon Valley home to 17 sex offenders

While San Ramon and Danville both enjoy reputations of being squeaky clean, there are currently 16 registered sex offenders...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by LOL, on Aug 2, 2011 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 745 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

CHP increasing patrols on Bay Bridge to reduce speeding

The California Highway Patrol and Caltrans are working together to reduce speeds on the Bay Bridge as the structure continues...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 2, 2011 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 832 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon woman dies in fall from Half Dome

A 26-year-old San Ramon woman died on Sunday after she fell from the Half Dome cables at Yosemite National Park, according...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Erick Larson, on Aug 2, 2011 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 784 Views

SPORTS

Valley Stompers 12U Tryouts for Fall 2011 Season

Tryouts for the U12 Valley Stompers Fastpitch Softball team 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 13 and Aug. 20. Monte Vista High School,...

Original post made by Steve Renfro on Aug. 1, 2011
There are no comments yet. 825 Views

SPORTS

Valley Stompers 12U Tryouts for Fall 2011 Season

Tryouts for the U12 Valley Stompers Fastpitch Softball team 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 13 and Aug. 20. Monte Vista High School,...

Original post made by Steve Renfro on Aug. 1, 2011
There are no comments yet. 708 Views

SPORTS

Valley Stompers 12U Tryouts for Fall 2011 Season

Tryouts for the U12 Valley Stompers Fastpitch Softball team 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 13 and Aug. 20. Monte Vista High School,...

Original post made by Steve Renfro on Aug. 1, 2011
There are no comments yet. 732 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 | 1262 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Selling Seedy Politics

Dear Editor, As neighbors read Lisa Vorderbrueggen’s column http://www.contracostatimes.com/lisa-vorderbrueggen/ci_18586183?nclick_check=1...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 31, 2011
There are no comments yet. 658 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

If it's Brown, it's ignored

By far the most entertaining television of the past several days was the CC Board of Supervisors discussing how they wanted...

Original post made by Cliff Hanguerre on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by Hal, CDSI Research Fellowship, on Jul 30, 2011 at 9:13 am | 2 comments | 917 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Economics 101

There are tons of advertisements about the many great sales on now. The papers and on-line news sites are full of them....

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jul. 29, 2011
There are no comments yet. 669 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Family deals with daughter's suicide by helping young musicians

The parents of a middle school girl who committed suicide in 2008 are helping her live on by providing scholarships and instruments...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by Diane, on Jul 28, 2011 at 4:42 pm | 10 comments | 1289 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

New county supervisor for Danville, Alamo, San Ramon

The San Ramon Valley – most of it anyway – will have a new county supervisor in the next couple of weeks. On...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by flo, on Jul 28, 2011 at 12:14 pm | 6 comments | 1077 Views

AROUND TOWN

The SRV will have a new supervisor.

Gayle Uilkema will be the San Ramon Valley's county Supervisor as decided today at the Board of Supervisors meeting. ...

Original post made by Treebeard on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jul 27, 2011 at 6:31 pm | 8 comments | 1049 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Another teen trapped in sand tunnel

A 17-year-old girl from Sacramento was rescued from a collapsed sand tunnel on the Sonoma County coast Saturday evening,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by tracy, on Jul 27, 2011 at 2:21 pm | 3 comments | 649 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Streetwise: How should we solve our federal budget deficit problem?

With the clock ticking toward the potential of government default, some Danville residents have their own ideas about how...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by n, on Jul 27, 2011 at 12:52 pm | 19 comments | 1270 Views
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