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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 | 1963 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Letters live on

Is the written personal letter a thing of the past? I remember learning in grammar school the correct way to write a letter...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 11, 2008 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 1962 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Possible classified staff reductions on Tuesday's school board agenda

At Tuesday night's regularly scheduled meeting, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District will likely decide to reduce...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Alamoan, on Apr 18, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 27 comments | 1962 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD Board Profile: John D. Lane IV

Four are vying for three spots in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education. While it appears that...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Oct 28, 2010 at 3:43 pm | 26 comments | 1962 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure C parade hits the streets

It wasn't your typical Friday afternoon at Greenbrook Elementary School. Instead of the empty playgrounds and shuttered classrooms,...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 29, 2009 at 10:22 am | 23 comments | 1959 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local Republican leaders endorse McNerney

Original post made by Chet on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Greg, on Nov 2, 2010 at 9:43 am | 11 comments | 1959 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

EBMUD water pipe breaks in Alamo

A ruptured water main in Alamo left about 50 customers without service and some facing property damage as water flowed heavily...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2015
Last comment by PJA, on Aug 14, 2015 at 7:33 pm | 5 comments | 1959 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deputy Sheriffs Association blasts sheriff for mailer

Dear Readers, A new low in local politics has been reached. Sheriff Rupf has come out with a last-minute hit piece against...

Original post made by Left Unsaid on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by annonoooomous, on Jun 2, 2008 at 9:40 am | 4 comments | 1958 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Get prepared!

Police and fire officials are gearing up, along with paramedics and other first responders. Not to respond to a crisis, but...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2008
Last comment by Paul Faust, on Oct 13, 2008 at 10:02 pm | 1 comment | 1958 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 | 1956 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Charge against San Ramon attorney on hold until March

A misdemeanor case involving a San Ramon lawyer and an Alameda County Sheriff's deputy is on hold until mid March due to...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by Color Of Authority, on Feb 11, 2013 at 4:53 am | 2 comments | 1956 Views

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On a new path

Amy Borovsky's face is a mask of concentration as she hefts two 55-pound dumbbells and walks with them, step by step, around...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by Joe Nelson, on Jan 16, 2009 at 12:30 pm | 3 comments | 1955 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Accident results in DUI for drugs arrest

A minor car accident on Camino Tassajara at Holbrook Drive turned into an arrest for being under the influence of legal drugs...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Mar 9, 2010 at 12:26 am | 14 comments | 1955 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rachel Ray to sign autographs at Costco on Sunday

Celebrity chef and food empress Rachel Ray will be signing copies of her latest book, Rachel Ray's Look and Cook, at Costco...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by Penny, on Dec 14, 2010 at 9:28 am | 3 comments | 1955 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 | 1955 Views

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Are you ready to fight?

Just after sunrise on a crisp bright Wednesday morning, a group of women in a Danville parking lot boarded a Sacramento-bound...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by C Lien, on Mar 24, 2008 at 5:34 pm | 2 comments | 1954 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise

Asked at Danville Square Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4317 posted Friday, March...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Mar 28, 2008 at 7:48 am | 1 comment | 1954 Views

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Mail-in ballots may be key in local elections

Thirty years ago -- back when they were called "absentee ballots" -- only about 6 percent of people in Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Nov 4, 2010 at 11:54 am | 5 comments | 1954 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Guns

What if you knew one of your neighbors, a sweet woman who had a heart of gold, was a gun collector and what if she had a...

Original post made by Old Danvillian on Dec. 16, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Dec 26, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 23 comments | 1954 Views

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VP Joe Biden & Wife Donate Less than $4,900 to Charity in 2009

VP Joe Biden, who the Democrats use as their front person to attack the Republicans on everything, holds himself out as a...

Original post made by Reader on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by askidoo, on Apr 22, 2010 at 9:47 am | 16 comments | 1952 Views
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