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Breaking away: Is San Ramon pulling away from the Tri-Valley alliance?

The city near the center of the Tri-Valley is at the center of a debate about cooperation among the five cities that have...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by bz, on Aug 29, 2012 at 6:37 am | 1 comment | 943 Views

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Driving into the future

Forget flying cars and jet packs, the future of transportation is in public transit and in making cars and roads more efficient,...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2013
Last comment by Sherman, on Apr 3, 2013 at 12:34 am | 1 comment | 943 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Judge: California death penalty system is unconstitutionally cruel

California's death penalty is cruel and unusual punishment because the system is "dysfunctional" and its implementation arbitrary,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Carl Lee Hailey, on Jul 27, 2014 at 2:09 pm | 19 comments | 943 Views

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Rotary club challenge: match or beat our donation to Veteran's Memorial renovation

The Danville/Sycamore Valley Rotary Club has issued a challenge to other community groups in the area: match or beat their...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2010
Last comment by Sandee Wiedemann, on Aug 1, 2010 at 4:46 pm | 2 comments | 942 Views

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Solar energy: Is it right for you?

Join the City of San Ramon and Sustainable San Ramon to learn more about solar energy for your home from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m....

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Jun 13, 2012 at 1:38 pm | 8 comments | 942 Views

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Piedmont Lumber goes up in flames

Heavy black smoke from a four-alarm fire in Walnut Creek could be seen in the San Ramon Valley as its firefighters were among...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Mar 16, 2010 at 5:52 pm | 2 comments | 941 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo Rotary will host Beth Randall today

Alamo Rotary will meet today at noon, Wednesday, Sept. 22, at Roundhill Country Club, 3169 Roundhill Road. Guest speaker...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 22, 2010 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 941 Views

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Streetwise: How would the Miwok celebrate Halloween?

Whether you call it The Great Pumpkin or All Hallows Eve, Halloween is an institution (not to mention an industry) throughout...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Lynn, on Oct 28, 2011 at 10:41 am | 4 comments | 941 Views

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Learn about Iran from Danville couple

Immediately following the disputed national elections in Iran, Danville couple Nancy and Dan Adolphson, visited Iran as a...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Apr 7, 2010 at 3:58 pm | 4 comments | 940 Views

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Streetwise: What is your favorite thing to do in the San Ramon Valley?

To some Danville may seem like a boring, sleepy town, but residents know better. Roving reporter Stan Wharton recently went...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Dec 10, 2010 at 6:55 am | 1 comment | 940 Views

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Tri-Valley cities seek 'community' recognition in redistricting

Five Tri-Valley cities are petitioning a redistricting commission to keep their municipalities together as new legislative...

Original post made on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on May 21, 2011 at 8:21 am | 2 comments | 940 Views

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The importance of being Earnest

Dear Dolores, In commentary, we humans have developed the skill of avoiding communication and creating confrontation....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by Andrew Gardner, on Sep 17, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 939 Views

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Mayor circulates petition to stop state raids on town coffers

Mayor Mike Doyle is on a mission. He, along with other local officials throughout California, is circulating petitions to...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Mar 10, 2010 at 1:14 pm | 7 comments | 939 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Office Protocol

My daughter attends Diablo Vista Middle school and I am very happy with this school in general. I have had to stop in the...

Original post made by Felicia on Apr. 13, 2011
There are no comments yet. 939 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Post offices that might close

http://about.usps.com/news/electronic-press-kits/expandedaccess/states/california.htm Surprisingly closing the Diablo...

Original post made by Nick on Jul. 26, 2011
There are no comments yet. 939 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 | 939 Views

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Lightning strikes at SRVGAL

The Blue Lightning were crowned 2012 champions of the San Ramon Valley Girls Athletic League 3/4 white division on Saturday,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2012
Last comment by Lee, on Jun 4, 2012 at 2:35 pm | 1 comment | 939 Views

SPORTS

Nor-Cal Valley Stompers 12U & 14U Fall Softball Tryouts

Nor-Cal Valley Stompers Travel A-Ball Program is holding open tryouts to fill their Fall Rosters for the 12U and two 14U...

Original post made by Steve Renfro on Jul. 11, 2012
There are no comments yet. 939 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fresh and Easy neighborhood market announces opening dates for 11 Northern California stores

Fresh and Easy plans to open its neighborhood market in Danville in the Green Valley Shopping Center on Diablo Road on Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Jan 22, 2011 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 938 Views

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Bike to Work Day: boon or burden?

I really like the idea of bike to work day: time in the sun before work, a casual ride in the sun, the sights, smells and...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by Mimi, on May 13, 2011 at 1:19 pm | 1 comment | 938 Views
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Baker bill targets BART strikes
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The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
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Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
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