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Speaker addresses the 'Price of Privilege'

It's not that money is making kids unhappy. It's the values emphasized in affluent cultures, Madeline Levine, Ph.D., author...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by jimbo, on Feb 1, 2008 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 1536 Views

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Supervisors reduce Danville Boulevard speed limit in Alamo

The County Board of Supervisors authorized a reduction in the speed limit on Danville Boulevard through downtown Alamo from...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2008
Last comment by Carrie Russell, on Feb 17, 2008 at 8:26 am | 5 comments | 1536 Views

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Lights, camera, action

It may not be Los Angeles, but the San Ramon Valley apparently has a hidden underbelly of talented actors. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by alexis m., on Apr 20, 2008 at 3:46 pm | 2 comments | 1536 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Father Frank's Kids

In 1954, a little boy in a Mexican village stole some money from the poor box of the small church. The young priest, an American...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Lauren Rettagliata, on Nov 14, 2008 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1536 Views

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Congressional candidates debate from left to right

The five candidates seeking to represent the 10th Congressional District break down into a group of three on the left and...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia, on Nov 3, 2009 at 7:52 pm | 27 comments | 1536 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids' Country is going the distance

Students in four Kids' Country programs have begun training as a part of the GO FAR program to help fight childhood obesity....

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by JJ from Danville, on Feb 11, 2011 at 3:55 pm | 10 comments | 1536 Views

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Mayor's Morning welcomes all this Friday

Mayor Candace Andersen is holding her monthly Mayor's Morning on Friday, Jan. 4, starting at 7:30 a.m. at Father Nature's...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2008
Last comment by Hal/CDSI, on Jan 3, 2008 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 1535 Views

SPORTS

Prep sports wrap-ups

Check out last week's high school action for the high school teams in football, women's water polo and volleyball. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by JAWS, on Oct 29, 2008 at 11:01 pm | 1 comment | 1535 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo woman attacked, car stolen

Deputies from the Contra Costa Sheriff's Department are investigating a home break-in in Alamo today, in which a resident...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Carol, on Aug 19, 2009 at 1:45 pm | 26 comments | 1535 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is Tesco Fresh & Easy ever going to open in Danville?

Would love to hear the latest. Does anyone know? It's a shame as the Diablo Rd. shopping center could really use something...

Original post made by Bill on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Bill, on Jul 26, 2010 at 11:53 am | 6 comments | 1535 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Official says elder abuse cases are being investigated

The head of Aging and Adult Services takes issue with a report made last week by a Contra Costa County Civil Grand Jury that...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 25, 2009 at 8:11 am | 3 comments | 1534 Views

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Local restaurants tap into water idea

The idea behind the Tap Project is simple: Donate $1 for the tap water you'd normally get for free at a restaurant, and the...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Rick Neal, on Mar 20, 2008 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 1533 Views

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Diablo Views: The wedding planners

How was your daughter's wedding? some people have asked me. Perhaps I announced it too soon, when Zoe and Jeff became engaged...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by Dolores, on Mar 9, 2009 at 6:20 pm | 2 comments | 1533 Views

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Off duty San Ramon firefighter saves jogger's life

An off duty firefighter/paramedic from the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District performed CPR on a collapsed jogger...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Nov 4, 2009 at 8:03 pm | 15 comments | 1532 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman, 72, killed in hit-and-run

A 72-year-old woman died of her injuries Sunday night after she was struck on Bollinger Canyon Road at Canyon Lakes Drive...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by anne, on Jun 12, 2012 at 11:04 am | 1 comment | 1531 Views

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School pick-ups plus car show equals downtown traffic jam

It is estimated that about 7,500 people attending this year's last Hot August Nights car show of the summer. While many enjoyed...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Not happy!, on Sep 2, 2010 at 10:08 am | 26 comments | 1530 Views

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Police suspect Internet prostitution in Danville

A routine traffic stop in Danville resulted in the arrests of two teenagers on prostitution charges, and could lead to further...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by Open Your Eyes, on Dec 10, 2008 at 1:39 pm | 7 comments | 1529 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Remains at dig site now number 22

Work crews excavating for the foundation of the new gymnasium at San Ramon Valley High School have discovered 22 bodies believed...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by High School Mom, on Aug 21, 2009 at 9:13 am | 13 comments | 1529 Views

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The State of the ONION address

As we prepare, thank GOD, for GW Bush's last year in occupancy of the White House, we need to celebrate the last State of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 2, 2008
Last comment by Buck Bailey, on Jan 7, 2008 at 1:15 pm | 1 comment | 1528 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supporting LAFCo incorporation studies, Town of Alamo

Dear neighbors, Sunday morning e-exchanges discussed donations to the costs of the Contra Costa LAFCo incorporation studies...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by Danni Barton, on Apr 3, 2008 at 5:41 pm | 8 comments | 1528 Views
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