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Open space preservation initiative falls short of 2014 ballot

A grassroots ballot initiative aimed at strengthening voter rights on future development may have garnered enough support,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2013
Last comment by Melinda, on May 20, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 31 comments | 1445 Views

AROUND TOWN

Red Sox prevail in majors

The Red Sox won the San Ramon Valley Little League majors championship, the first team in more than 10 years to be seeded...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by joe, on Jul 30, 2008 at 5:48 pm | 1 comment | 1444 Views

AROUND TOWN

Totally green dry cleaners opens in Danville

An award-winning dry cleaners that's been at the forefront of the eco-friendly movement has come to Danville to paint the...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2008
Last comment by lamchop, on Aug 24, 2008 at 3:16 pm | 3 comments | 1444 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police services study nearing completion

A study of police services in Danville has passed the halfway point and is expected to reach completion by the end of next...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Jul 27, 2009 at 11:02 am | 2 comments | 1444 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Screaming tweens and a moment of clarity

I'm sitting in the second balcony of the Oracle Arena. Two pre-teen girls behind me scream so fiercely that it makes my fillings...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Brenda, on Sep 30, 2009 at 11:33 am | 5 comments | 1444 Views

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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 | 1444 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglar hits fire station as crews battle Morgan fire

Firefighters returned to Fire Station No. 7 at 1050 Walnut Ave. in Walnut Creek on Sunday evening after battling the wildfire...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 12, 2013 at 3:53 pm | 7 comments | 1444 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Authorities arrest Alamo burglary suspect

A man accused of committing recent home burglaries in Alamo is now in jail custody after authorities arrested him in Orinda...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 16, 2014 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1444 Views

AROUND TOWN

LTTE: Here we go again in Alamo

Dear Dolores, Let's thank Mr. Bob Myhre for our consideration of an Alamo region MAC. In Bob's LTTE, he proposes a...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Apr 4, 2009 at 10:02 pm | 19 comments | 1443 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nearly two dozen apply for Alamo MAC

In a strong showing of interest, 23 residents of Alamo have applied with District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho's office to...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Oct 4, 2009 at 9:10 am | 14 comments | 1443 Views

AROUND TOWN

Robert Storer named to Danville council

The Danville Town Council this morning voted in Planning Commissioner Robert Storer as the new council member to fill the...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Loucy DeAtley, on Oct 14, 2009 at 11:09 am | 6 comments | 1443 Views

SPORTS

Mt. Diablo YMCA declares bankruptcy

From http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_14901265: "In March, the Mt. Diablo Region YMCA announced the closure of...

Original post made by Amy on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Apr 20, 2010 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 1443 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hayward man steals mail from Valley residents to pay bills, open credit cards

A Hayward man was arrested last week when a search of his home netted several stolen pieces of mail from residents in the...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by Jenny at Mail Boss, on Jul 12, 2011 at 1:04 pm | 1 comment | 1443 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Vandals topple radio tower, cause $1M in damage

Police are investigating why someone broke into a gated enclosure and toppled a radio communication tower on Rocky Ridge...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Puck, on Aug 5, 2013 at 10:20 am | 13 comments | 1442 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

School forums look at sticky issue of budget cuts

With the state's funding issues worsening, officials with the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are looking at the...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by Janie, on Jan 23, 2009 at 9:50 pm | 2 comments | 1441 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Scherer's public defender indicates he'll plead not guilty

A public defender for accused murderer Ernest Scherer III indicated to an Alameda County Superior Court judge Tuesday that...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Mary Beth, on Jul 13, 2009 at 8:36 am | 2 comments | 1441 Views

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Residents protest new Walmart at pre-bid meeting

About 12 people gathered at 9100 Alcosta Boulevard, the site of the [http://sanramonexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=5169...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 13, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 9 comments | 1441 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Guest column: Thanks to Dad, and all WWII veterans

This is too late for a Veteran's Day tribute but, in celebration of my father's 84th birthday, I'd like to express my appreciation...

Original post made on May. 3, 2009
Last comment by No_limits13, on Oct 22, 2009 at 11:32 am | 2 comments | 1440 Views

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Alamo getting a MAC, says Piepho

If the failure to incorporate Alamo into a city in March left residents with questions about the future, Supervisor Mary...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by RandyB, on Jul 13, 2009 at 8:01 pm | 20 comments | 1440 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Art through group effort

Fifth-graders at Sycamore Valley Elementary School learned about the art of masters such as Seurat, Monet and Van Gogh while...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Robin, on Jun 24, 2009 at 1:27 pm | 3 comments | 1440 Views
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Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
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Not so speedy trial
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Duck!
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