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Candidate nomination period for local elections opens Monday

The period to nominate candidates for local offices across the San Ramon Valley in the November election begins on Monday...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2016
Last comment by James, on Jul 22, 2016 at 5:04 am | 3 comments | 1836 Views

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Narcotics agents find hundreds of marijuana plants in home

A call to San Ramon police to investigate a home where marijuana might be growing led to the discovery of live and cut plants...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2009
Last comment by tlb, on Nov 2, 2009 at 9:48 pm | 6 comments | 1835 Views

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Republican joins race for 16th State Assembly seat

Pleasanton attorney Catharine Baker announced this week that she will seek the Republican nomination to District 16 in the...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 13, 2013 at 9:52 am | 8 comments | 1835 Views

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Labor leaders accuse BART negotiator of hardball tactics

Less than two weeks before BART workers could resume their strike, union leaders alleged today that management's chief negotiator...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jul 24, 2013 at 2:25 pm | 2 comments | 1835 Views

SPORTS

Valley Stompers 12U Tryouts for Fall 2011 Season

Tryouts for the U12 Valley Stompers Fastpitch Softball team 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 13 and Aug. 20. Monte Vista High School,...

Original post made by Steve Renfro on Aug. 1, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1834 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Their akin-breakin' hurt

Back from a brief hiatus, Tom Cushing discusses the fallout from Senate candidate Todd Akin's interview on a St. Louis television...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by Tony, on Aug 30, 2012 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 1834 Views

AROUND TOWN

I Have Mixed Emotions About "Danville Weekly" Going Online Only

(Danville, California) Call me old-fashioned, but at age 50 I still love the feel and texture of a newspaper. As I wrote...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 21, 2009 at 4:48 pm | 1 comment | 1834 Views

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What's the update with the Danville Hotel Project

It seems like Castle Companies was in such a hurry to start tearing down the backside of the Danville Hotel and eliminating...

Original post made by Annonymous on Apr. 5, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1833 Views

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Accused child molester takes plea deal

Michael Bareno, a 43-year-old San Ramon resident, molested three children between 2005 and 2009 in San Ramon. Bareno accepted...

Original post made on May. 23, 2011
Last comment by Bella, on May 30, 2011 at 8:26 am | 8 comments | 1833 Views

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Sentinels of Freedom gives 5 wounded vets chance to sail on historic schooner

As the sun came up very early over the San Francisco Bay last Saturday morning, a sleek 113 foot Sailing Schooner named Eros...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Aug 9, 2012 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 1832 Views

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Parade, then flooded streets make for exciting 4th of July in Danville

Downtown Danville was back to its hot summer normalcy on Saturday after hosting thousands on the morning of the Fourth of...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 8, 2013 at 9:02 am | 1 comment | 1832 Views

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Skateboarder in hospital after crashing into light pole

A 15-year-old boy remains hospitalized but is recovering and feeling better today after suffering a head injury when the...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Dash, on Jul 23, 2013 at 12:04 pm | 3 comments | 1832 Views

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Eagle Scout expands garden space for Food Bank produce

To become an Eagle Scout, one San Ramon Valley High student helped build infrastructure that will feed hundreds throughout...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by Marilyn Lucey, on Aug 6, 2012 at 11:23 pm | 2 comments | 1831 Views

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Why Give Away tons of Money to whomever?

And all the time people complain as to how poorly money is management at government levels. Those who solicit money from...

Original post made by frankly on Aug. 9, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1831 Views

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Dealing with hyperactivity: the medication debate

Are we medicating kids that were merely considered class clowns 20 or 30 years ago? Parents and physicians offer differing...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2011
Last comment by VHB, on Jan 26, 2011 at 7:30 pm | 13 comments | 1828 Views

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Police search for suspect who labeled banks with 'foreclosure' tag

Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a suspect who repeatedly vandalized two banks, scrawling the word "Foreclosure"...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 23, 2011 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 1828 Views

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Fourth of July Pet Safety Tips

Ask most dogs (yes, yours too) what is THE single worst day of the year, and July 4th gets 4 paws up. Fireworks and other...

Original post made by the dogfather on Jul. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1827 Views

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Ask the Vet: My cat does strange things

Who needs television when you have a cat? They are as unique as we are and endlessly entertaining. Some of the strange behaviors...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Sep 10, 2012 at 6:15 pm | 1 comment | 1827 Views

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Runners find it helps to have company

Sleep for 30 more minutes or knock out a morning jog? If that is the question you continually ask yourself when the alarm...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by JWinAlamo, on Jul 22, 2013 at 11:26 am | 2 comments | 1826 Views

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DeSaulnier introduces bill to help upgrade school cafeterias

U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord), whose district includes Danville, teamed with colleagues from both parties last week...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Oceana Saylor, on Mar 31, 2016 at 5:48 am | 3 comments | 1826 Views
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Johnny Be Gone – Long Live Rock-n-Roll
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 556 views

Women’s History Month
By John A. Barry | 4 comments | 104 views