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Dead bird in Danville tests positive for West Nile

A fourth bird has been found in Contra Costa County that has tested positive for the West Nile Virus. A house finch found...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by jpeake, on Jul 22, 2009 at 6:59 am | 1 comment | 1325 Views

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A MAC for Alamo

No one is surprised that unincorporated Alamo is about to get a Municipal Advisory Council. County District 3 Supervisor...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 21, 2009 at 7:32 am | 1 comment | 1325 Views

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Class of 2010

The 2009-10 school year has been filled with accomplishments and victories, despite challenging economic times. These students...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:05 pm | 13 comments | 1325 Views

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New edition of 'Huckleberry Finn' walks the line between political correctness and censorship

Next month, NewSouth Books will publish a combined edition of Mark Twain's "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" and "Tom...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2011
Last comment by C'Mon Now, on Jan 15, 2011 at 12:12 am | 13 comments | 1325 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foreclosures up! Demand Down! And Danville contemplates a major new subdividsion?!?

So we have a "strong and steady increase in foreclosures" in Danville & Alamo over the last two years, with the latest figure...

Original post made by Concerned on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Economics 100, on Sep 13, 2011 at 5:30 pm | 11 comments | 1324 Views

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County to address Iron Horse Corridor encroachments at Alamo MAC

Contra Costa County Public Works staff will discuss homeowner encroachments along the Iron Horse Corridor at the Alamo Municipal...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Jan 15, 2013 at 3:25 pm | 3 comments | 1324 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo man's jail death deemed suicide

A jury has ruled that a 24-year-old Alamo man who died while in custody at the county jail in Martinez last March committed...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 16, 2014 at 9:45 am | 2 comments | 1324 Views

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Diablo Views: Hurt people hurt people

Did you know babies will sleep with their eyes open if there is violence in their home? It's a survival mechanism. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Keith Connell, on Aug 6, 2009 at 12:04 pm | 1 comment | 1323 Views

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Fire district completes investigation into Piedmont Lumber fire

An investigation into [http://www.danvilleweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=3075 a fire that destroyed a lumberyard in Walnut...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 2, 2011 at 3:20 pm | 4 comments | 1323 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD closing pay-raise deals with classified unions

The San Ramon Valley school district appears on track to solidify new labor agreements with all of its classified workers...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2016
Last comment by To Danville Mommy, on Apr 6, 2016 at 8:20 pm | 7 comments | 1322 Views

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Spinning a yarn

Sixty-five sheep had their annual haircut at the sixth annual Sheep Shearing event April 25 at Forest Home Farms in San Ramon....

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Beth M. Anderson, on May 6, 2009 at 7:36 pm | 1 comment | 1322 Views

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Pat Burgess named Rotarian of the Year

Local Realtor Pat Burgess was recently named the Rotarian of the Year by the Danville Sycamore Rotary Club. She has served...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2010
Last comment by Paul Raja, on Jul 5, 2010 at 6:57 am | 2 comments | 1322 Views

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Juvenile found safe after running away from home

A middle school student was found safe after running away from home Monday night. San Ramon Police called off the search...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Jayne, on Mar 21, 2012 at 7:10 am | 2 comments | 1322 Views

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Discovery Bay is "Local News"

Dear Editor, BANG's San Ramon Valley Times' Local News segment is now covering Discovery Bay's Community Service District...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by Informed resident, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:37 am | 19 comments | 1321 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 | 1321 Views

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Primo's Runners are off!

Dust off your shoes and participate in Primo's Run for Education by doing the 5K Run/Family Fun Walk or a half-marathon starting...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 12, 2009 at 5:23 pm | 4 comments | 1320 Views

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Let the pros put on the shows

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is encouraging residents to attend one of the spectacular public fireworks...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Jul 4, 2013 at 1:29 pm | 2 comments | 1320 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: changing the paradigm

Many know Susan Houghton from her days as the spokeswoman for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and later for Safeway....

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by Robyn, on Dec 10, 2014 at 11:22 am | 1 comment | 1320 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 | 1320 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bond Oversight

Statute grants the Grand Jury with power to investigate and report upon the operations, accounts, and records of our County,...

Original post made by Contra Costa County Grand Jury on Nov. 14, 2012
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Special interest legislation that belongs in the trash can
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Cute, Playful Cat Needs New Home
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Hang Eight
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