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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Would-be robbers locked out of Walnut Creek Panda Express

Two would-be robbers who planned to fleece a Walnut Creek restaurant were out of luck Thursday night when restaurant workers...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2010
Last comment by TheBitchyWaiter, on Dec 4, 2010 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 1714 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four furlough days to save district about $3M

As the deadline for delivering final layoff notices to teachers approaches, the school district and teachers' union has come...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by LkF, on Jun 11, 2010 at 2:32 pm | 8 comments | 1713 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1713 Views

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Tri-Valley man held to answer for attempted murder

A San Ramon man has been ordered to stand trial for attempted murder and other charges for allegedly firing a shotgun through...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2014
Last comment by Ann Richards, on Jan 17, 2014 at 6:26 am | 3 comments | 1713 Views

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Faria Preserve back before San Ramon Planning Commission

Residents will get another chance to speak about plans to develop a large parcel of land in northwest San Ramon, as the city...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by resident, on Apr 21, 2014 at 11:33 am | 6 comments | 1712 Views

AROUND TOWN

General Plan passes unanimously

After years of study and several months of public discussion, Danville's Town Council unanimously passed its controversial...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by truth in advertising, on Mar 28, 2013 at 5:43 pm | 21 comments | 1711 Views

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Ex-CHP officer gets probation for stealing nude photos

A former California Highway Patrol officer who forwarded nude photos of arrested women to himself and other officers was...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 29, 2015 at 8:44 pm | 4 comments | 1711 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

14 running for 10th district

The race to replace U.S. Rep. Ellen Tauscher in the 10th Congressional District is heavily under way, with the special election...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Aug 2, 2009 at 3:06 pm | 2 comments | 1710 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Homecoming parade, alumni reunions help SRVHS ring in 100 years

More than 1,000 people lined the streets of downtown Danville Friday to watch a mid-afternoon homecoming parade that also...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by John, on Oct 12, 2010 at 12:29 pm | 3 comments | 1710 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contributions to LAFCo Incorporation Studies

Dear neighbors, Please review this kind response from Ms. Lou Ann Texeira, Contra Costa LAFCo Executive Officer,ltexe@lafco.cccounty.us: "Just...

Original post made by CDSI Community Courtesy on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on May 19, 2008 at 3:43 pm | 2 comments | 1709 Views

SPORTS

Another hoops cliffhanger

San Ramon Valley High presented another cliffhanger Saturday night as they faced De La Salle in the 2010 CIF State Boys Division...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Mar 22, 2010 at 10:06 am | 11 comments | 1709 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver who killed Dublin cyclist charged with murder

The Pleasanton teen who ran down and killed a bicyclist on Foothill Road on June 9 had his charges elevated to murder and...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2013
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Aug 19, 2013 at 11:59 pm | 11 comments | 1709 Views

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School board to debate ordering parcel tax renewal election

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday is scheduled to consider whether to order an election this May to ask voters to...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Douglas, on Jan 27, 2015 at 12:18 pm | 12 comments | 1709 Views

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Repairs ahead for rutted section of Interstate 680

This spring, Caltrans plans to start work on the notoriously bumpy stretch of southbound Interstate 680 between southern...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2010
Last comment by Alamo neighbor, on Jan 11, 2011 at 11:59 am | 11 comments | 1708 Views

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Bay Area officials declare 6th straight 'Spare the Air' day

Yet again, Bay Area residents are being asked to leave their fireplaces and wood stoves unlit during a sixth consecutive...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Dec 18, 2013 at 8:14 am | 12 comments | 1708 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville projects benefit from federal stimulus dollars

On the same day that President Obama signed the federal stimulus bill into law, members of the Danville Town Council approved...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by frank, on Feb 20, 2009 at 2:38 pm | 7 comments | 1707 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Shooting suspect turns himself in after fight at DVC

A man was arrested for allegedly shooting another man at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill on Saturday night after he...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Peda; Power, on Mar 25, 2010 at 10:39 pm | 1 comment | 1707 Views

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Bay Area bank robber foiled by bad handwriting

Bad penmanship played a role in the arrest of a would-be bank robber in Antioch on Monday. The suspect approached a teller...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by Stan Dupp, on Jan 9, 2014 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 1707 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon teacher named county Teacher of the Year finalist

Coyote Creek Elementary School transitional kindergarten teacher Karen Young has been named one of four finalists for 2014-15...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2014
Last comment by Nadia, on Apr 23, 2014 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 1707 Views

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TV News Story on City Manager Salaries

Did anyone else see the story on the nightly news about the high salaries of California City Managers? The third highest...

Original post made by collins on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Penny, on Oct 1, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 16 comments | 1706 Views
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