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Guest opinion: Incorporate to keep Alamo special

Last week, Guest Opinion writer Phil Erickson, a 27-year resident of Alamo, opined that "...Alamo should NOT become a city..."...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Alamo neighborhoods forum, on Nov 22, 2007 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 2018 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Inspiring students to be leaders now, not later

Well-known educator and activist Angela Davis visited Athenian School's campus Monday morning as a part of the 2010 Round...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rs, on Sep 23, 2010 at 6:31 pm | 27 comments | 2018 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

El Balazo owners charged in 20-count indictment

Owners of the popular-but-now-defunct El Balazo chain made their initial appearance today in Oakland federal court, U.S....

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Dec 14, 2010 at 12:46 pm | 18 comments | 2017 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Times Book Club Redux Meeting Tonight!

Reminder -- We are meeting at 7PM tonight at Towne Center Books in Pleasanton to discuss "One Day," by David Nicholls. We...

Original post made by Danilo on Jan. 10, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2017 Views

AROUND TOWN

Corrupt Danville Cops

Wow...I am angry that now the highly vaunted "Contra Costa Narcotics Task Force" scandal now has a Danville cop involved....according...

Original post made by jrm on Mar. 5, 2011
Last comment by JCS, on May 6, 2011 at 10:47 pm | 17 comments | 2017 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley man charged with embezzling from Little League

A former president of Pleasanton American Little League was arrested Thursday morning after police allege he stole more than...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2015
Last comment by Dan, on Feb 15, 2015 at 9:29 pm | 7 comments | 2014 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mail-in ballots in Alamo close to 50 percent

The number of Alamo residents eligible to vote on incorporation March 3 is 10,508, according to the county Elections Division....

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by Tana Gummere, CPA, on Mar 3, 2009 at 10:28 am | 14 comments | 2011 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local families urge FDA to clarify risks in OxyContin reformulation

Don't be fooled by the reformulation of OxyContin and the claims that it is less dangerous than before. That's the message...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Sherry, on Mar 12, 2013 at 7:40 am | 9 comments | 2008 Views

AROUND TOWN

Buchanan announces State Senate bid

Former San Ramon Valley assemblywoman Joan Buchanan announced this week that she will seek a soon-to-be-vacated seat in the...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by voter, on Jan 8, 2015 at 1:09 pm | 16 comments | 2008 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cumulus killed the radio star?

After Cumulus Media fired seven talk-show personalities and several producers, KGO-AM changed to a mostly news format, leaving...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Old Dude, on Jan 18, 2012 at 3:03 pm | 31 comments | 2007 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Archeological dig' at high school uncovers remains of 26

The site of the new gymnasium at San Ramon Valley High School has become more of an archaeological dig than a construction...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Samantha Smith, on May 1, 2011 at 12:58 am | 16 comments | 2006 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Vintage Danville' taking early orders

"Vintage Danville: 150 Years of Memories," a special history being written for Danville's sesquicentennial, can be preordered...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2007
Last comment by Dolores, on Nov 18, 2007 at 6:58 pm | 2 comments | 2004 Views

SPORTS

Sixth-grade Cobras take the gold

The ClubSport Cobras of San Ramon won the sixth-grade basketball AAU gold division district championships held in San Mateo...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by shannon rosemark, on May 15, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 1 comment | 2004 Views

AROUND TOWN

Illusions, what are they saying?

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, As I read commentary by local politicians, especially the proponents...

Original post made by David Braun on Mar. 23, 2008
Last comment by David Braun, on Mar 29, 2008 at 2:59 pm | 8 comments | 2003 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo fire live online

A smoldering fire in the Alamo hills can be watched right now on the San Ramon Valley Protection District [http://www.srvfpd.dst.ca.us/cam.htm...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 30, 2009 at 7:36 pm | 5 comments | 2002 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Services for Justin De Young planned for Friday morning

A memorial service for San Ramon Valley High School alumni Justin De Young are scheduled for 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 20 at...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by bz, on Aug 18, 2010 at 7:25 pm | 1 comment | 2001 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD gets ready for new teaching standards

Students in the San Ramon Valley can look forward to having to learn less, but think more deeply about what they learn as...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by rufous, on Apr 1, 2013 at 9:39 am | 11 comments | 2001 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Downtown restaurant robbed by two gunmen Saturday

At about 11:05 p.m., officers responded to reports of an armed robbery that had just occurred at Corner's Tavern Restaurant....

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2013
Last comment by dogfather, on Aug 28, 2013 at 10:22 am | 17 comments | 1998 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Buchanan's teacher-firing bill passes Legislature

The state Legislature passed a locally authored bill Friday that aims to protect and ensure the safety of children. Assembly...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Sep 18, 2013 at 9:25 am | 12 comments | 1997 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Lance Armstrong inspires Danville cancer survivor

Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4516 posted Friday, May 16, 2008, 12:00 AM...

Original post made on May. 19, 2008
Last comment by Brian Dowd, on May 22, 2008 at 11:37 am | 2 comments | 1994 Views
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Steve Glazer for State Senate
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 1,762 views

Pleasanton resident will have his hands full trying to keep the Oakland teams
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 965 views

The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 394 views