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Swalwell chosen as House Democratic regional whip

San Ramon's Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) was selected by his Democratic colleagues Friday to become a regional whip...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by jsandresen1, on Nov 20, 2014 at 1:35 pm | 8 comments | 1412 Views

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Letter: Preserve Danville's beauty by limiting housing development

"I'd like to bring up an issue that, I am sure, crosses the minds of planners when housing developments are going up. My...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 18, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 5 comments | 1412 Views

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Buchanan pushes for education reform

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) is proposing laws that could measure teacher performance, streamline discipline and...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2013
Last comment by Carolyn, on Mar 11, 2013 at 1:55 pm | 6 comments | 1412 Views

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Students show off eco art in Earth Day contest

San Ramon Valley students submitted their eco art o the 2013 Earth Day Student Art Poster Contest & Art Show, held April...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on May 3, 2013 at 7:45 pm | 2 comments | 1412 Views

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Contra Costa misses out on jail grant

Five Bay Area counties were awarded state grants Thursday to construct new jail facilities through the Board of State and...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 18, 2015 at 6:31 am | 2 comments | 1412 Views

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Marijuana dispensaries one step closer to going up in smoke

The Town Council unanimously voted on Tuesday night to continue the discussion on permanently banning medical marijuana dispensaries...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by RC, on Sep 12, 2011 at 8:44 am | 7 comments | 1411 Views

SPORTS

Tri-Valley Babe Ruth

The Tri-Valley Babe Ruth White Sox are holding 14- and 15-year old tryouts at the Babe Ruth Park at Camp Parks in Dublin...

Original post made by Highlander on Oct. 6, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1410 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BREAKING NEWS***McNerney increases vote and percentage lead

Our fine Congressman Jerry McNerney has increased his vote count lead to 2474 votes and increased his percentage lead to...

Original post made by Chet on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Nov 24, 2010 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1410 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Taxes and the Poor

http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/04/21/these-6-states-tax-the-poor-the-hardest.aspx ...

Original post made by Dave on Apr. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1410 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local Make-A-Wish teen will meet idol

After being on the Make-A-Wish Foundation waiting list for two years, 17-year-old Shelbi Zeien will meet Justin Bieber at...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by bz, on Dec 19, 2012 at 12:39 pm | 1 comment | 1410 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pet of the Week: Taco

Recently, Danville organization Horses Healing Hearts has took in Taco, who was found in Tracy by a CHP with no food or water...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by the dogfather, on Feb 1, 2013 at 7:01 am | 3 comments | 1410 Views

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Danville businesses might get SBA assistance

A new program through the Small Business Administration may provide local business owners with the capital they need to get...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Neal Gordon, on Jul 3, 2009 at 7:30 am | 1 comment | 1410 Views

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CNET scandal seeps into San Ramon Police Department

San Ramon police Officer Louis Lombardi, a former Contra Costa County Narcotic Enforcement Team officer, was arrested this...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Amber, on May 4, 2011 at 9:40 pm | 1 comment | 1410 Views

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Job fair for Tri-Valley teens scheduled for March

San Ramon and Danville teens have been invited to attend the "Tri-Valley Teen Job and Career Fair" at the Pleasanton Senior...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2015
Last comment by Sam, on Feb 15, 2015 at 9:31 pm | 1 comment | 1410 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police seek suspect in armed robbery

Danville Police are looking for a suspect in connection with the Thursday evening armed robbery of a Subway sandwich shop...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 4, 2013 at 12:44 am | 6 comments | 1410 Views

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Art Space: Poetry is alive and well in Danville and environs

San Ramon resident Bob Eastwood is a poet and a painter. In the former role, he leads The Poets' Society, a group of local...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Stan Morner, on Sep 20, 2009 at 8:39 pm | 2 comments | 1409 Views

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Attend the 81st annual Contra Costa democrats BBQ

Democrats from all over Contra Costa County will be partying at Castle Rock Park (1700 Castle Rock Road, Walnut Creek) on...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by George, on Aug 10, 2012 at 6:44 am | 1 comment | 1409 Views

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Strong winds leave Danville residents in the dark

Strong winds toppled trees across the Tri-Valley overnight and left more than 2,000 people in Danville without power Monday...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2013
Last comment by Dianne, on Oct 29, 2013 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 1409 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

A Diablo View of Redistricting?

On Tuesday, August 9, Supervisors Gioia, Glover and Mitchoff will attempt to complete their redistricting of Contra Costa...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by guynextdoor, on Aug 8, 2011 at 9:44 am | 2 comments | 1409 Views

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May Day, May Day, time to celebrate!

Dear Emily, "Polling established that 94.7% of Tea Party participants do not drink Tea!" Please let it by my turn to...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on May. 1, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on May 3, 2010 at 10:38 am | 6 comments | 1408 Views
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