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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Community Service District for Alamo is in the works!

Dear Editor, It took less than 10 days to document an intention to consolidate various Alamo districts into one Community...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on May 9, 2012 at 10:32 pm | 10 comments | 842 Views

AROUND TOWN

Valley gathers for Sept. 11 rememberance

Twelve years ago, Sept. 11 was just an ordinary day, maybe somebody's birthday or wedding anniversary. Now, it marks a point...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by David, on Sep 14, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 6 comments | 842 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bishop Ranch to host energizer station for Thursday's Bike to Work Day

Thursday is Bike to Work Day and all over the Bay Area, residents are encouraged to grab the handlebars and go for a spin...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 15, 2010 at 7:22 am | 3 comments | 841 Views

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More protests lead to BART station shutdowns, arrests

Police arrested at least 30 to 40 demonstrators during protests that originated at the Civic Center BART station and then...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by Barb, on Aug 24, 2011 at 7:51 pm | 3 comments | 841 Views

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Crime down, traffic collisions up according to annual report

Last week, the Danville Police Department released its annual report for 2011. Crime statistics show a decrease in aggravated...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by No More Diablo Road traffic, on Apr 10, 2012 at 10:47 am | 2 comments | 841 Views

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San Ramon man gets 15 years for distributing child pornography

A San Ramon man has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for distribution of child pornography. Clyde Craig, 56,...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Gary, on May 15, 2013 at 10:02 am | 1 comment | 841 Views

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School board to debate pay raises for service workers, management

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to consider pay increases for school district service workers and management employees...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2014
Last comment by Abdullah, on Mar 24, 2014 at 7:09 pm | 1 comment | 841 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Are public meetings too late for community impact?

Dear Editor, This morning news service researchers circulated a study of public meetings in Contra Costa County that provided...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Nov. 13, 2011
Last comment by Dickita P, on Nov 16, 2011 at 6:06 pm | 8 comments | 840 Views

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Streetwise: What do you know about Danville's history?

When you're moving forward, it helps to know where you have been. Streetwise reporter Stan Wharton tagged along on a recent...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Sep 30, 2010 at 4:37 pm | 1 comment | 839 Views

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BART general manager resigns

After spending nearly 19 years at BART, including the last four years as the general manager and 13 years as deputy general...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 15, 2011 at 3:35 pm | 5 comments | 839 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Run Sarah Run !

Whoops, I guess not. It seems Caribou Barbie has announced today she will not be making a run with the rest of the Bat$#!%...

Original post made by Derek on Oct. 5, 2011
Last comment by the dogfather, on Oct 5, 2011 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 839 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Town Council Race Reaches New Low

Bob Nealis and Jim Jordan Jelincic have resorted to the lowest form of advertising - sticking brochures on car windshields....

Original post made by Rhonda M on Oct. 31, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 3, 2012 at 4:17 pm | 9 comments | 839 Views

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Teacher dismissal bill heads to governor

A bill that would reform the dismissal appeal process for certificated employees is being sent to Gov. Jerry Brown for his...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2014
Last comment by Baker for Asesembly!, on Jun 18, 2014 at 10:23 am | 3 comments | 839 Views

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Danville resident is finalist in prestigious science contest

The Intel Science Talent Search has selected a record six Bay Area students, including a San Ramon math whiz, as finalists...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Sally N., on Jan 27, 2011 at 8:41 pm | 1 comment | 838 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Judge reduces prison term for 'Dirty DUI' informant

Christopher Butler -- a former private investigator at the center of an East Bay corruption scandal who later cooperated...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Justice, on May 1, 2014 at 9:39 am | 3 comments | 838 Views

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Diablo Views: Which one of us is 'Person 1'?

The trickiest part of filling in the 2010 Census form was deciding whether she or her husband should be listed as Person...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Leslie, on Apr 5, 2010 at 9:25 am | 10 comments | 837 Views

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Tesoro Refinery spewing black smoke

A power outage at Tesoro's Golden Eagle refinery in Martinez has caused excessive flaring at the refinery, prompting health...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Sarah P, on Nov 11, 2010 at 8:06 am | 1 comment | 837 Views

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Fire Protection District is official Webby Award honoree

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District's website, FireDepartment.org, and the department's [http://www.sanramonexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=3014...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Sandee Wiedemann, on Apr 13, 2011 at 7:34 am | 1 comment | 837 Views

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Charges reduced for Pleasanton financier William Hogarty

What started out as an attempted murder charge wound up as a misdemeanor assault conviction for William Hogarty, the CEO...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on May 20, 2013 at 8:44 am | 1 comment | 837 Views

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Abram Wilson pulls bid for mayoral race

Former San Ramon Mayor Abram Wilson said he is no longer in San Ramon's mayoral race, allowing Mayor Bill Clarkson to seek...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2013
Last comment by RUkidding, on Aug 15, 2013 at 12:01 pm | 1 comment | 837 Views
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