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Cal High senior, friend organize second 'citrus harvest'

During a casual walk to a Pleasanton Raley's store in February 2013, California High student Chris Gilliam and Foothill High...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2014
Last comment by mom, on Dec 5, 2014 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 981 Views


Local congressman introduces student-concussion bill

U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) has introduced a bill to implement nationwide standards on concussion safety for student-athletes...

Original post made on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by Louie, on May 26, 2015 at 8:56 am | 3 comments | 981 Views


Contra Costa County fair fun begins Thursday

For many, the start of summer comes with a trip to the county fair, with attractions like concerts, animals, exhibits and...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Jun 3, 2010 at 5:03 pm | 3 comments | 980 Views


Serial bank robbery suspects nabbed in Vacaville linked to Comercia robbery

Police have linked two of four serial bank robbery suspects arrested in Vacaville on Monday to a [

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by cessna, on Aug 11, 2011 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 980 Views


Danville calls for donations to complete Vets Hall

Mayor Karen Stepper is helping to spearhead a fundraising drive, which aims to raise $1.4 million for the building, and hopes...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by Skeptic, on Nov 21, 2011 at 8:00 pm | 4 comments | 980 Views


Bishop Ranch to host energizer station for Thursday's Bike to Work Day

Thursday is Bike to Work Day and all over the Bay Area, residents are encouraged to grab the handlebars and go for a spin...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 15, 2010 at 7:22 am | 3 comments | 979 Views


Rotary revisits Berlin Airlift

Danville Councilman Mike Doyle recalled being a young airman in 1948 in Germany during the Berlin Airlift during his presentation...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Dale Whipple, on Oct 26, 2011 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 979 Views


Streetwise: Are you ready for school?

San Ramon Valley students are taking in the last days of summer before the 2012-13 school year begins on Aug. 28. This week,...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 24, 2012 at 9:27 am | 2 comments | 979 Views


Where's Obama? Part the Third

I read that the president observed a moment of silence for the victims of the Boston atrocity. Fortunately, that wasn't...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Apr. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 979 Views


Civil War Living History Day to feature mock battle

The Civil War will come alive in an event later this month in San Ramon, complete with blazing guns and blaring cannons in...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Gina, on Apr 18, 2010 at 3:53 pm | 2 comments | 978 Views


Streetwise: What does the Fourth of July weekend mean for you?

In the days leading up to Danville's big Fourth of July parade and festivities, Streetwise reporter Stan Wharton hits Hartz...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2010
Last comment by Duffy, on Jul 5, 2010 at 8:19 am | 4 comments | 978 Views


Fire Protection District is official Webby Award honoree

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District's website,, and the department's [

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Sandee Wiedemann, on Apr 13, 2011 at 7:34 am | 1 comment | 978 Views


Alamo MAC's relationship with Alamo?

Dear Editor, “Why hasn’t the MAC gained relationships with Alamo residents?” News service alliance conference board,...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 18, 2011
There are no comments yet. 978 Views


Alamo MAC to debut Wednesday

The newly appointed Alamo Municipal Advisory Council will hold its first meeting Wednesday afternoon, with largely organizational...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by hal bailey, on Nov 11, 2009 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 977 Views


Diablo Views: Road rage leads to five years in prison

As bicyclists try our patience on Danville Boulevard, we would do well to ponder the case of Dr. Christopher Thompson who...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Jan, on Feb 5, 2010 at 1:25 pm | 1 comment | 977 Views


District says classified staff reductions not a result of state budget cuts

A reduction of 1,072.5 classified employee hours may appear to be a sign of the dire times for education funding, but district...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Apr 17, 2010 at 8:09 am | 5 comments | 977 Views


Castlewood killer says he was asleep on his couch the night of the murder

Ernest Scherer III, the professional poker player accused of killing his parents in 2008, testified that he drove home from...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2011
Last comment by Scott, on Feb 28, 2011 at 11:49 pm | 1 comment | 977 Views


Special presentation on building an iconic bridge March 27

The Village Theatre will hold a special presentation on rebuilding the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Tuesday, March...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Feb 28, 2012 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 977 Views


Tri-Valley mayors team up to bring back federal money

Four Tri-Valley mayors are joining forces to gain federal funding for local projects during the United States Conference...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Jake, on Jan 19, 2012 at 2:28 pm | 2 comments | 976 Views


Con Fire is overfunded already

The new tax asked for by our comfortable living Supervisors will hurt everyone who is barely making it. Supervisors sold...

Original post made by Taxed to Death on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Policy of Truth, on Jan 15, 2013 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 976 Views
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