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AROUND TOWN

San Ramon's first Fire Chief Bill Fereira dies

William "Bill" Joseph Fereira, known in the area as the first fire chief for the San Ramon Fire Protection District, died...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by jimbo, ecv, on Apr 23, 2010 at 10:26 pm | 1 comment | 1377 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo headed to vote on incorporation

Opponents of the Alamo Incorporation Movement saw their last hopes of keeping the issue off the ballot fade away Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Karen Sexton, on Oct 31, 2008 at 3:18 pm | 8 comments | 1376 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who is an informed resident?

Dear Dolores, Today, neighbors in the Livorna West neighborhoods were defining an informed resident. Clearly, such specification...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 9, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 6 comments | 1376 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mount Diablo fire 90 percent contained; investigators suspect human activity sparked blaze

Crews are taming the Morgan Fire, which has charred an estimated 3,133 acres in and around Mount Diablo State Park since...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 13, 2013 at 11:02 am | 2 comments | 1376 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Keep Danville incumbents

Four candidates are running for three seats on the Danville Town Council: incumbents Newell Arnerich, Candace Anderson and...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2008
Last comment by moron with an i, on Oct 30, 2008 at 4:11 pm | 1 comment | 1375 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ace will be the place in Alamo

Months after the doors closed on Yardbirds in Alamo, a new hardware chain will be taking up residence in the shuttered facility....

Original post made on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Pat, on Jun 1, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 12 comments | 1375 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Race to Nowhere' adds second show in Danville

Advanced placement classes in every subject. Hours of homework every night. The push get a perfect 2400 on the SAT and attend...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by A Teacher, on May 31, 2010 at 12:45 pm | 14 comments | 1375 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Judge postpones hearing for alleged Danville rapist after victim's plea

A Contra Costa County judge has postponed the hearing of a Danville teen accused of rape to consider his plea deal, after...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by sad..., on Dec 31, 2011 at 1:23 am | 7 comments | 1375 Views

SPORTS

Weather closes Hap Magee Canine Corral

Canines used to leash-free romps at the Canine Corral at Hap Magee Ranch Park will have to travel a little further. Each...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by askidoo, on Dec 2, 2010 at 10:38 pm | 3 comments | 1374 Views

AROUND TOWN

2-alarm fire in Diablo -- and Summerhille Homes wants to increase emergency response times in this highly congested area!

The following article was on the Danville Patch: "UPDATE: 2-Alarm Fire in Diablo is Contained, No Injuries Reported...

Original post made by CONCERNED CITIZEN on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by J Tanner, on Jun 27, 2012 at 11:20 am | 28 comments | 1373 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Bay luxury home sales jump 17% in January

The East Bay's luxury housing market began the new year with a bang as sales in January were up sharply from a year ago and...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2014
Last comment by Izzy, on Apr 13, 2014 at 6:07 pm | 1 comment | 1373 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The 411: Politics a bore to most teens

In light of the ongoing presidential primary elections, I thought it appropriate to explore the nature of teen participation...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2008
Last comment by Jack Johnson, on Oct 30, 2008 at 2:02 pm | 6 comments | 1372 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district's red ink brings pink slips

Layoff notices are going to 137 teachers and others such as librarians and counselors who have teaching credentials after...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 28, 2009 at 6:15 pm | 14 comments | 1372 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Cracking the Code' wins Intel Science Talent Search

Danville resident and Venture student Evan O'Dorney, 17, won the top award of $100,000 from the Intel Foundation for his...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2011
Last comment by Marie, on Mar 19, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 14 comments | 1372 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: The latest scoop

We have a new Wine Guy at the Danville Weekly - a columnist who will share his love of wine and the insights he has gained...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by Sara, on Nov 24, 2008 at 4:21 pm | 2 comments | 1371 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dueling Pianos: Not your parents' piano bar

It's a Thursday night in downtown Danville and That Bar is packed. There's a line outside. This is not your typical piano...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by Dan Gillogly, on Jan 4, 2011 at 10:08 am | 4 comments | 1371 Views

SPORTS

Rough and tumble sport skates into the San Ramon Valley

What's got eight wheels and flies? Any of the 26 or so women now part of the area's newest professional sports team, the...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by katie Brown, on Jul 2, 2011 at 11:32 am | 9 comments | 1371 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo meeting at 4:30 p.m. Thursday

The Local Agency Formation Commission is holding its meeting on Alamo incorporation at 4:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 18, NOT...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by CDSI Courtesy, on Sep 19, 2008 at 8:00 am | 3 comments | 1370 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Missing Village High teenager believed to be one of two found dead in Newark motel

A missing Pleasanton teenager is believed to be the young woman found dead Friday afternoon in a Newark motel along with...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Andrea Calamoneri, on Sep 17, 2012 at 10:26 am | 3 comments | 1370 Views

AROUND TOWN

LAFCo Agenda: Incorporation Public Hearings

Dear neighbors, The following was received from Ms. Lou Ann Texeira, Executive Officer, Contra Costa LAFCo with our thanks: Greetings,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Apr. 22, 2008
Last comment by Jeff Stanton, on Apr 24, 2008 at 9:19 am | 2 comments | 1369 Views
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