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BOOKS & MOVIES

Danville author takes critical look at Catholic Church

Danville author Harry G. Michaels has announced the nationwide release of his newest work, "Reflections on the Pedagogy of...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Jul 12, 2014 at 7:36 am | 9 comments | 1459 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 | 1458 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Save Mount Diablo buys 1,080 acre Curry Canyon Ranch

Save Mount Diablo has purchased a property it's describing as its "top priority acquisition," the 1,080 acre Curry Canyon...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2013
Last comment by disillusioned Danvillian, on Nov 8, 2013 at 12:16 pm | 1 comment | 1458 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1457 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 | 1457 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 | 1457 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 | 1457 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 | 1456 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 | 1455 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former sheriff's deputy pleads not guilty to 'Dirty DUI' charges

A former Danville police officer and Contra Costa County sheriff's deputy pleaded not guilty in Oakland federal court Monday...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by John, on Jan 3, 2012 at 8:15 am | 5 comments | 1455 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 | 1455 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo Mortgage Corp. broker charged with fraud

A longtime Walnut Creek real estate broker and Alamo Mortgage Corp. officer is in jail after allegedly defrauding his neighbors...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1455 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

CHP reports rise in DUI arrests over Labor Day

Officials with the Avoid the 25 program have completed their Labor Day Enforcement action, and are reporting that area-wide...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by Hans, on Sep 21, 2009 at 4:52 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 | 1454 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
There are no comments yet. 1454 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD students excel in standardized testing reports

Approximately 22,600 students in grades 2-11 participated in the 2011 STAR program, with 85 percent scoring proficient or...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by Mom, on Aug 23, 2011 at 10:22 pm | 6 comments | 1454 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Council Candidate Renee Morgan falsely calls herself an architectural designer on the ballot

The following article was in the Contra Costa Times today: "The Danville town council race has gotten red hot, with opponents...

Original post made by Truthful Ballots for Danville on Oct. 18, 2012
Last comment by concerned voter, on Oct 23, 2012 at 7:51 am | 27 comments | 1454 Views

AROUND TOWN

Traffic stop leads to DUI, drug arrest

A 21-year-old Danville man is facing several charges after being pulled over in a routine traffic stop at 12:15 a.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2008
Last comment by Gia, on Feb 16, 2009 at 1:56 pm | 3 comments | 1453 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 | 1453 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

RLP Teachers Say Goodbye, and Thanks!

Resurrection Lutheran Preschool in Dublin, affectionately known as ”RLP” is now known as Resurrection Lutheran Child Development...

Original post made by Ann Harper on Aug. 18, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1453 Views
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