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Southbound I-680 toll lane to open Monday

The Bay Area's first "express lane" is scheduled to open at 5 a.m., Monday, Sept. 20 in the southbound lanes of Interstate...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 22, 2010 at 11:38 pm | 8 comments | 1233 Views

AROUND TOWN

Outreach from the Town of Danville

Good afternoon, In a recent thread there was some discussion about the outreach from the Town of Danville. In the past...

Original post made by Geoff Gillette on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 28, 2012 at 12:54 pm | 8 comments | 1233 Views

AROUND TOWN

Many perspectives: Alamo is about to be defined

Dear Editor, Many perspectives, well-considered at the LAFCO meeting, provided LAFCO commissioners and neighbors in the...

Original post made by Just me on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Jennifer Crest, on Sep 24, 2008 at 4:25 pm | 2 comments | 1232 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville man takes unique path to being a scientist

When Maxwell Bertolero was in high school nine years ago, he was advised that he'd better get his act together or he'd never...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Jun 13, 2012 at 1:43 pm | 5 comments | 1232 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo incorporation opponents get organized

The debate over whether Alamo should become a town has begun to heat up, with those against incorporation holding meetings...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by CDSI Courtesy, on Sep 10, 2008 at 9:45 am | 10 comments | 1231 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: New shift for nurses at San Ramon Regional

Aubrey Barker wanted to be an actress when she grew up and hoped to play a nurse. Then worked in a hospital as a medical...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2009
Last comment by Connie, on Jan 28, 2009 at 7:58 am | 11 comments | 1231 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jimmy Carter is not a man of peace

Jimmy Carter won the Nobel Peace Prize. Presumably he was awarded this high honor for promoting peace in the world. Unfortunately...

Original post made by Fred F on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Sep 21, 2009 at 10:23 am | 15 comments | 1231 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Overturned Sheriff's vehicle causes major traffic on I-680

A solo vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 680 at El Pintado Road caused gridlock in both directions Wednesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by DMV review, on Jun 26, 2012 at 6:42 pm | 21 comments | 1231 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Report suspicious activity, urges town manager

Danville has seen a surge in vandalism, said Town Manager Joe Calabrigo at Mornings with the Mayor today, and he asked residents...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by doc, on Jun 14, 2010 at 11:04 am | 20 comments | 1230 Views

SPORTS

Politics and the CCC-BOS

Dear Dolores, I received an informational feature from corridor news service researchers this morning outlining the political...

Original post made by Hal on Nov. 27, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Nov 30, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 1229 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

More than 400 guns collected at county buyback event

Contra Costa County's recently gun buyback yielded over 400 guns from three locations throughout the county. The firearms...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Aug 18, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 24 comments | 1229 Views

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New fire chief hails from Danville

Danville resident Richard price has been appointed the new fire chief of the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District. Price,...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, editor, on Aug 1, 2008 at 10:19 am | 3 comments | 1228 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

VOTE YES on Measure C

Dear Dolores, It took no time at all to characterize the NO campaign as using funds specified for educational and facilities...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 28, 2009 at 6:10 pm | 2 comments | 1228 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama and the Olympics

Question: Why wasn't Obama able to bring the Olympics to Chicago? Answer: Because lying isn't an Olympic sport....

Original post made by Fred F on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by non-zombie, on Oct 3, 2009 at 5:04 pm | 8 comments | 1228 Views

SPORTS

Tassajara Valley Little League Season Opens

TVLL Majors Division In their season opener on Saturday, March 6th, the As defeated the Orioles, 5-4, behind the strong...

Original post made by Steve Lincoln on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Div1Soccer, on Mar 25, 2010 at 6:11 am | 4 comments | 1228 Views

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Andersen wins supervisor race with 60% of vote

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen declared her victory in the race for District 2 county supervisor Tuesday night at 9:45 p.m.,...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Nan, on Jun 11, 2012 at 12:59 pm | 13 comments | 1228 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville fears state may target funds

Town leaders are adamant the state won't get its hands on any of Danville's money, but with no sign of a state budget passing...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2008
Last comment by Diablo Vista, on Aug 19, 2008 at 7:23 pm | 1 comment | 1227 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Math teacher arrested for allegedly soliciting student for sex

Police arrested a Heritage High School teacher on Friday on suspicion of soliciting a female student for sex, Brentwood police...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by A Mathgeek, on Jan 28, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 7 comments | 1227 Views

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Streetwise: What is your favorite Bay Area staycation?

When it comes time to find fun things to do that won't hurt your budget, a popular choice for many is a staycation. And why...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Jul 29, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 6 comments | 1227 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

21 people arrested for providing alcohol to decoys under 21

Detectives arrested 21 people over the past month during stings targeting alcohol sales to minors throughout Contra Costa...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Bonnie, on Mar 13, 2013 at 9:41 am | 3 comments | 1227 Views
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