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Danville council restricts parking near SRVHS

The Danville Town Council voted unanimously Tuesday to restrict parking on Las Barrancas Drive near San Ramon Valley High...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2014
Last comment by MrsS, on Jan 2, 2015 at 11:15 pm | 16 comments | 3269 Views

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Residents come out in droves to contest draft General Plan update

It was standing room only at Danville's Planning Commission meeting Tuesday night, as hundreds of residents turned out to...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Dec 21, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 41 comments | 3266 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fireworks could be returning to San Ramon

Are fireworks coming back to San Ramon? It's too soon to say for sure, but the city is taking the first steps toward restoring...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2014
Last comment by Huh?, on Jan 13, 2014 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 3262 Views

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Alamo incorporation: is it a shell game?

Are there bigger issues in Contra Costa County that must be considered or is incorporation the only answer for Alamo? Is...

Original post made by Alamo community of neighborhoods on May. 24, 2007
Last comment by Alamo community of neighborhoods, on May 31, 2007 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 3261 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Deputies arrest Alamo man in jewelry store shooting

The Sheriff's Department is continuing its investigation into the jewelry store shooting in Alamo last night that led to...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stud, on Dec 4, 2009 at 7:57 pm | 3 comments | 3261 Views

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2014 Readers Choice winners

Things to do, places to see, pampering to enjoy and yummies to eat -- once again, our readers have spoken. This year, for...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Catherine, on Oct 28, 2014 at 2:53 pm | 5 comments | 3260 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Cal High grad arrested for attempted murder, found on I-680

At approximately 12:06 p.m. the San Ramon Police Department responded to the report of an assault with a deadly weapon at...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by Peace, on Feb 16, 2011 at 10:49 pm | 10 comments | 3237 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mayor hopes to keep A's and Raiders in Oakland

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Wednesday that she still hopes the Raiders football team and the A's baseball team will stay...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Westerner, on Jul 10, 2014 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 3236 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Hall project gets the go-ahead from San Ramon Council

Plans to develop a new city hall adjacent to Central Park received unanimous approval from the San Ramon City Council Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2013
Last comment by jackman, on Sep 13, 2014 at 9:06 pm | 12 comments | 3227 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Mayor Doyle mad over criticism of his vote for Democrat Jerry McNerney

"During the past week, I have received nasty, hateful emails and was ever approached and reprimanded in person at the Danville...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Ex-Doyle Supporter, on Nov 3, 2010 at 5:53 pm | 99 comments | 3226 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Mar 14, 2013 at 12:33 pm | 10 comments | 3225 Views

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'Reel Blondes' goes back to its roots

Ever go to the tanning salon to get a summer glow in the winter only to be transported back in time? If all you come out...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by David Mehryar, on Feb 11, 2013 at 11:20 am | 3 comments | 3220 Views

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Races set for June primary election

With the election less than two months away, candidate lists are set for federal, state and local positions to be contested...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by Jason Ramey, on Apr 28, 2014 at 4:42 pm | 12 comments | 3219 Views

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Friends of stricken bartender start fundraising foundation

When Tyler Beal suffered a severe heart attack in November - leaving his four children with no income for rent, bills and...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2008
Last comment by Mia, on Feb 15, 2008 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 3217 Views

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Cody Hall deemed 'potential threat to human life,' remains held without bail

The young driver charged with murder for running down and killing a bicyclist in the Tri-Valley will remain in jail without...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2013
Last comment by MamatheBomba, on Nov 15, 2013 at 5:16 pm | 2 comments | 3206 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Drought conditions expected to continue through March

A weather station at the Danville library showed the lowest rainfall in recent years, with just 5.87 inches of rain recorded...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2014
Last comment by Tony, on Jan 6, 2014 at 5:29 pm | 1 comment | 3201 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School libraries in the SRVUSD

As the San Ramon Valley Unified School District approaches another year of difficult decision making, I strongly urge the...

Original post made by Larissa Worth on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 2, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 59 comments | 3197 Views

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DPD releases video of Jamba Juice break-in

Danville police have released surveillance video from a reported break-in at the downtown Jamba Juice store early Monday...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by Thomas, on Feb 20, 2015 at 9:10 am | 2 comments | 3192 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD ranks among Bay Area's best

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has been rated the fourth-best school district in the Bay Area, according to...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2015
Last comment by Carolyn, on Feb 15, 2015 at 3:29 pm | 9 comments | 3188 Views

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Athenian students plant orchard to benefit food bank

Volunteers from The Athenian School created a campus fruit orchard that will benefit the Contra Costa Food Bank. Apples,...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by spcwt, on Feb 19, 2013 at 10:24 am | 5 comments | 3187 Views
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