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Attend the AAUW Garden Tour and support women scholars

The 13th Annual AAUW Garden Tour will be held on Friday, May 10, and Saturday, May 11 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at five superb...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Lynn, on May 9, 2013 at 11:02 pm | 1 comment | 1213 Views

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Venture student wins congressional art contest again

A senior in the San Ramon Valley's Venture Independent Study School recently won U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell's congressional...

Original post made on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by Kerry W, on May 20, 2016 at 8:30 am | 4 comments | 1213 Views

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Fire chief urges residents to prepare for wildfire season

Summer in the San Ramon Valley means an increased risk of wildfires and local firefighters are doing more than just asking...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Firescaping, on Jun 15, 2010 at 9:41 am | 1 comment | 1213 Views

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Increased enrollment helps soften economic blow to school district

While other schools in California are facing what San Ramon school Superintendent Steve Enoch calls a "double whammy" --...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Not Surprised, on Aug 27, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 1 comment | 1213 Views

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Crime down, traffic collisions up according to annual report

Last week, the Danville Police Department released its annual report for 2011. Crime statistics show a decrease in aggravated...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by No More Diablo Road traffic, on Apr 10, 2012 at 10:47 am | 2 comments | 1213 Views

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20th annual Food, Wine and Film Festival tonight

Danville/Sycamore Valley Rotary Club will host the 20th Annual Food, Wine and Film Festival fundraiser tonight from 5:30-8:30...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Bob Landy, on May 13, 2010 at 4:03 pm | 1 comment | 1212 Views

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What was your worst Christmas gift EVER?

I'm doing a piece on what NOT to buy for Christmas, and I'm looking for input, so... what was the worst gift you ever got...

Original post made by Glenn Wohltmann on Nov. 5, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1212 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 | 1212 Views

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Bay Area's long-term plans draw criticism

More than 400 people attended Contra Costa County's Plan Bay Area workshop -- which aims to gather public opinion on long-range...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
Last comment by Mike McCormack, on Jan 26, 2012 at 11:48 am | 6 comments | 1212 Views

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Tour the Blackhawk Museum

Blackhawk Museum sponsors a docent-led tour of the museum's renowned exhibitions at 2 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday. The...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Duffy, on Jun 29, 2012 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 1212 Views

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Pleasanton police officer cleared of criminal charges in last summer's fatal shooting

The Alameda County District Attorney's Office has determined Pleasanton police officer Daniel Kunkel acted in lawful self...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2016
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Mar 4, 2016 at 5:14 pm | 3 comments | 1212 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Selling Seedy Politics

Dear Editor, As neighbors read Lisa Vorderbrueggen’s column http://www.contracostatimes.com/lisa-vorderbrueggen/ci_18586183?nclick_check=1...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 31, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1212 Views

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April 26 District 2 Candidate Debate: Questions?

Dear Editor, In two weeks, attendees of Express Debates among Candace Andersen, Tomi van de Brooke and Sean White will...

Original post made by [removed] on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by Dee Dee, on Apr 14, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 1211 Views

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Water line break causes lane closure on San Ramon Valley Boulevard

Due to a water line break near the Elworthy property construction site, a road closure on San Ramon Valley Boulevard south...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by Dara, on Dec 20, 2012 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 1211 Views

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LAFCO to examine Danville boundaries

Discussions are set to begin this week as to just how far Danville's sphere of influence (SOI) extends. Members of the Contra...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Abram H, on Sep 10, 2009 at 4:00 pm | 2 comments | 1211 Views

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Tips for a safe Halloween

Danville Police Department is offering several tips to residents to help keep the holiday a safe one for the younger ghouls...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by Jack O, Lantern, on Oct 31, 2011 at 8:17 am | 2 comments | 1211 Views

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Council to debate Dougherty Valley tree damage, marijuana cultivation ban

The San Ramon City Council is set to discuss options for dealing with thousands of trees in the Dougherty Valley that city...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by SR resident, on Jan 15, 2016 at 5:12 pm | 5 comments | 1211 Views

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Police responding to officer-involved shooting

Police are at the scene of an officer-involved shooting in unincorporated San Ramon. The shooting was reported just before...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by A Friend, on Sep 18, 2013 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 1211 Views

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Are you looking for a group to play Mah Jong?

The Alamo Women's Club has a spot for you to play Mah Jong! The group meets two times a month in a member's home. If you...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
Last comment by Cindy Lindstrom, on Nov 29, 2010 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 1210 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 | 1210 Views
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