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Tween scene: Jonas-mania

Exploits of the DeRita family of Danville strike envy into young hearts: Teens Stephani, Brittani and little brother Jarid...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2008
Last comment by Aerika, on Aug 29, 2008 at 12:12 pm | 1 comment | 2165 Views


Services for Justin De Young planned for Friday morning

A memorial service for San Ramon Valley High School alumni Justin De Young are scheduled for 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 20 at...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by bz, on Aug 18, 2010 at 7:25 pm | 1 comment | 2165 Views


Officials say airports are new front in human trafficking

Anti-trafficking advocates and Bay Area prosecutors and congresspersons said Tuesday that airports are an important new front...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Apr 23, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 8 comments | 2164 Views


Parents angered over proposed childcare changes

Three San Ramon Valley Unified elementary schools may see changes to on-site childcare providers as the district's Board...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Lisa, on Mar 10, 2012 at 3:59 pm | 13 comments | 2162 Views


Neiman Marcus opens in Walnut Creek amid much fanfare

The first Neiman Marcus luxury department store opened in Walnut Creek's Broadway Plaza on Friday morning, as hundreds of...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Donna, on Mar 12, 2012 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 2162 Views


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 | 2161 Views


Tree branch falls on cars on I-680 in Alamo

A large tree branch fell on two vehicles this morning on Interstate Highway 680 in Alamo, prompting the California Highway...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 26, 2010 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 2160 Views


Verizon cell tower gets green light from Danville commission

Verizon Wireless has received the go-ahead to build a new cell tower designed as an imitation tree off Lawrence Road in Danville. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by miSFit, on Sep 28, 2015 at 1:54 pm | 5 comments | 2159 Views


School board outlines grim budget scenarios

Proponents of the Measure C parcel tax initiative had less than 24 hours to celebrate before being told that even with the...

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 15, 2009 at 10:31 pm | 37 comments | 2157 Views


Why does it matter?

Posted with the permission of the author Dear neighbors, Sports is entertainment and this industry's performers are...

Original post made by Janis Connelly on Jan. 15, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 23, 2008 at 7:41 am | 1 comment | 2155 Views


Diablo Views: Coming soon near you

Does anyone wish there were a McDonald's in the Trader Joe's location in Danville? That's what her father wanted when he...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Lisa Wright, on Dec 5, 2007 at 4:26 pm | 6 comments | 2154 Views


Bay Area storm to bring rain, hail, cold temps

More rain is on its way to the Bay Area as early as Monday (March 31), and weather forecasters said to expect cold temperatures,...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Apr 2, 2014 at 8:38 am | 13 comments | 2154 Views


Arrests made in Thursday armed robbery

Danville Police have arrested two men in connection with an armed robbery Thursday night outside the McDonalds restaurant...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2011
Last comment by Bif, on Nov 1, 2011 at 12:55 pm | 10 comments | 2153 Views


Security system alerts Alamo homeowners to kitchen fire

Firefighters knocked down a two-alarm kitchen fire in Alamo on Friday morning with a quick response aided by homeowners being...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by Skylar Mitchell, on Apr 13, 2015 at 12:18 pm | 1 comment | 2153 Views


'We will no longer accept the violence,' says Robin Givens

Robin Givens - actress, author, activist, survivor - emphatically told the luncheon crowd at the Concord Hilton: "We need...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Gina, on Nov 14, 2009 at 11:22 pm | 2 comments | 2149 Views


School district denies former principal's lawsuit claims

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has responded to a lawsuit filed by a former principal at Monte Vista High School,...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by MV2011, on Jun 23, 2010 at 2:23 pm | 16 comments | 2149 Views


Danville opens electric vehicle charging station

The town of Danville has opened the first of two public electric vehicle charging stations planned for downtown parking lots. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2015
Last comment by dbrower, on Apr 9, 2015 at 3:23 pm | 15 comments | 2149 Views


Signatures for Alamo study reach halfway mark

A little over a month has gone by since petitioners were first spotted perched in Alamo Plaza, clipboards tucked under their...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Gabe Lathop, Alamo Ridge, on Oct 18, 2007 at 4:17 pm | 3 comments | 2148 Views


Danville Planning Commission to discuss pair of development proposals

The Danville Planning Commission is set to discuss issues related to two development projects, including one proposing 20...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 28, 2013 at 12:24 pm | 9 comments | 2148 Views


Name that school

The San Ramon Valley community is being asked to submit suggestions for the new elementary school's name. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Debora, on May 26, 2014 at 6:55 pm | 22 comments | 2147 Views
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