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On the RECORD

Dear neighbors, There is a new CD by Ms. Emma Rossum, the young star of the movie, Phantom of the Opera. It is fusion...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 7, 2008
Last comment by anonymous, on Feb 23, 2009 at 11:00 pm | 4 comments | 2400 Views

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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 | 2400 Views

SPORTS

Modern artist

Cyrus Shafizadeh, 6, seems deep in thought as he contemplates his next pencil strokes at the hands-on art exhibit at Danville's...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by HairyMan, on Nov 11, 2008 at 5:59 pm | 4 comments | 2399 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

24 more leaders for the San Ramon Valley

The 24 newest members of Leadership San Ramon Valley will be honored Thursday, June 4, culminating the 10-month program,...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 2, 2009 at 8:16 am | 2 comments | 2398 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Autopsy: Man killed in Pleasanton police shooting had no drugs in system

An Alameda County coroner's autopsy report of John Deming Jr. shows the 19-year-old did not have drugs in his system when...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2016
Last comment by huh?, on Feb 2, 2016 at 11:28 am | 17 comments | 2396 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Three schools shelter in place after natural gas odor reported

Spokeswoman Kimberly French said the Fire District first received a call around 10:45 a.m. about a gas-like odor in an area...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by Dville, on Dec 17, 2012 at 10:55 am | 2 comments | 2395 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Kids help kids by providing backpacks

Showing up with no backpack or pencils on the first day of class can get an underprivileged grade-schooler off on the wrong...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2007
Last comment by Karen, on Aug 21, 2007 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 2395 Views

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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 | 2395 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Sister's murder sparks activism

Denise Brown says she knows her sister Nicole Brown Simpson was murdered by her ex-husband O.J. Simpson. Brown was the keynote...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by peanut, on Oct 24, 2008 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 2394 Views

AROUND TOWN

SRVUSD, teachers union reach tentative contract agreement

The San Ramon Valley school district and its teachers union have signed a tentative agreement that would seem to signal the...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2016
Last comment by Resident 1, on Feb 13, 2016 at 11:04 am | 11 comments | 2394 Views

AROUND TOWN

Orchard owner Armand Borel passes away

Armand Borel, owner of the last orchard in Danville, died peacefully April 19 at the age of 80. The Danville Weekly ran a...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by dogfather, on May 11, 2009 at 7:39 am | 2 comments | 2393 Views

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San Ramon mayor delivers State of the City address

With the city budget thriving, residential and commercial growth continuing, work underway on a new civic center and a downtown...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 13, 2015 at 2:57 pm | 12 comments | 2393 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 Cholo, on Aug 30, 2014 at 12:51 pm | 5 comments | 2393 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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 | 2392 Views

AROUND TOWN

Suicides: more common than murder

Seventeen-year-old Tricia Martin may be the Tri-Valley's latest casualty in an ongoing trend that claims nearly 34,000 people...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Antionio, on Oct 8, 2012 at 7:24 pm | 1 comment | 2390 Views

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World audience for local miniatures

Tri-Valley artist Barbara Stanton goes small in her paintings but is about to go large in her audience. She will be the first...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2016
Last comment by Carole, on Jan 19, 2016 at 7:30 am | 2 comments | 2390 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen Wire: A student's take on bigger classes, school budget crisis

Teen columnist Daniel Morizono talks about the difference smaller classes make in the ninth grade, based on his personal...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Mar 9, 2010 at 8:18 am | 36 comments | 2389 Views

SPORTS

Mount Diablo challenges paragliders, says ranger after crash Wednesday

Nature is unpredictable, noted Dan Stefanisko, supervising ranger at Mt. Diablo State Park, which is why hang gliding and...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Mar 29, 2010 at 4:40 pm | 2 comments | 2388 Views

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Families say they were denied go-kart rides at Boomers because of faiths

A Sikh family from Alameda and a Muslim family from Sunnyvale have alleged that they were barred from riding go-karts at...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by oh!riley, on May 14, 2014 at 11:07 am | 31 comments | 2388 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville pilot hailed as hero after landing US Airways jet in the Hudson

Quick thinking by Danville resident pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger was credited with saving the lives of the passengers...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2009
Last comment by Suzie Forsyth, on Jul 13, 2009 at 4:09 pm | 16 comments | 2387 Views
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