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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 | 1456 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 | 1455 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 | 1454 Views

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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 | 1454 Views

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DANVILLE THRIFT STATION

THE THRIFT STATION SHOULD BE LISTED FOR "BEST OF EVERYTHING". IN THIS ECONOMY, THERE IS NO BETTER PLACE TO SHOP, FROM NEW...

Original post made by Billie Cronen on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by barbara, on May 21, 2009 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1454 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 | 1454 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Remembering Virgie Jones: Alamo's historian, author, ambassador and friend

Virginia V. Jones, known as "Virgie," died Aug. 16 at the age of 92. Mrs. Jones was born in Raymond, Wash. on Nov. 26, 1917....

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by margie reynolds, on Feb 6, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 5 comments | 1454 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo Tree is now news of regional importance

KPIX channel 5 aired a story on the hazardous condition of the large tree on the Iron Horse Trail in Alamo. Here's the...

Original post made by Sue M. on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by OutdoorPursuits, on Feb 5, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 4 comments | 1453 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ski swap cancelled after 32 years

The popular ski swap held at San Ramon Valley High School on the first weekend of every November has been cancelled this...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2010
Last comment by Treebeard, on Aug 16, 2010 at 12:06 pm | 3 comments | 1453 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PG&E offers $10k reward for kidnappers of Walnut Creek employee

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2012
Last comment by Labelled, on Nov 24, 2012 at 1:28 am | 2 comments | 1452 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Blackhawk fire causes $900,000 in damage

Sharp eyes are being credited with catching a house fire in Blackhawk in time to save the structure. San Ramon Valley Fire...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Tony, on Jul 20, 2009 at 9:31 am | 5 comments | 1451 Views

RESTAURANTS

Downtown Danville is celebrating a Year of Laughs at Wild Vine Hideaway

The Wild Vine Hideaway Bistro and Lounge's "Wild Grape Comedy Show" is providing people with a laugh every Tuesday Night....

Original post made by Wild Vine Hideaway on Jul. 12, 2011
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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 | 1451 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The ABCs of Measure C

Voters living in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have a decision to make regarding the future of their schools....

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Objective Viewpoint, on Apr 30, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 9 comments | 1450 Views

SPORTS

Championship play

Yankees pitcher Sam Mink, No. 9, tags the Giants player on his way to second base as the Yankees head for a 7-4 win in this...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Dennis Mink, on Jun 10, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 1 comment | 1450 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How high can our school test scores go?

Statewide figures released last month show that from 2008-09, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District showed a gain...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by another mom, on Oct 22, 2009 at 9:37 pm | 12 comments | 1450 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bay airports increase security after Christmas Day terror incident

Bay Area airports have increased security in response to what appears to have been an attempted terrorist attack on a Detroit-bound...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2009
Last comment by Robert Sicks, on Dec 31, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 1450 Views

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Don't Give Up On Health Care Reform

The recent headlines regarding Anthem's decision to raise rates up to 39% for individual policy holders is yet another...

Original post made by jrm on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Feb 22, 2010 at 12:44 pm | 31 comments | 1450 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools for Schools program changes the lives of Ugandans and Danville students

Sunee Washom has crossed oceans, sold jewelry and gone nights without sleep to hike through the Ugandan bush, brandishing...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 28, 2010 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 1450 Views

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Law enforcement search for missing San Ramon Valley High sophomore

Allison Bayliss, 15, was last seen by her parents riding her bike around 8 a.m. Monday at San Ramon Valley High School. Alliy's...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Sad, on May 26, 2011 at 10:48 am | 19 comments | 1450 Views
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