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Growing Mona Lisa

A couple dozen workers - artists, architects and bicycle racers among them - gathered in the January predawn at the Alamo...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by Annis, on Nov 25, 2008 at 8:01 pm | 1 comment | 1688 Views

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Presenting the Past: Ruby Podva, Danville's postmaster

Postmasters were important to growing villages throughout the West. Sometimes, as with Danville, a name was chosen for the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Dec 10, 2011 at 9:57 am | 4 comments | 1688 Views

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Seven file papers to run for Town Council

Seven Danville residents have filed papers to run for Town Council in the 2012 general election. Three seats will be open...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by Bill Oldenburg, on Aug 24, 2012 at 2:39 pm | 21 comments | 1688 Views

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County health plan selected to participate in state insurance exchange

The state agency charged with organizing health care exchanges as part of the federal Affordable Care Act announced recently...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jun 10, 2013 at 3:42 pm | 18 comments | 1688 Views

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SRVUSD board approves Dougherty Valley school site transfer

The effort to bring a new elementary school to the Dougherty Valley took a significant step forward Tuesday night. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2014
Last comment by fed up, on Jan 16, 2014 at 8:49 pm | 1 comment | 1688 Views

AROUND TOWN

Speed Traps

As I drive down Diablo Road going towards Hartz Avenue, I always notice a motorcycle cop sitting on the right hand side of...

Original post made by Lucy on Apr. 2, 2008
Last comment by Mike Rafone, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:19 pm | 19 comments | 1686 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

On campus child care

I heard that a "committee" selected Kids Country to throw The Growing Room out of several schools this week. I don't believe...

Original post made by Lisa on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Itsallonline, on Mar 22, 2012 at 8:22 pm | 27 comments | 1686 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian struck by car in crosswalk

Police were notified at 10:33 a.m. that the pedestrian had been hit in a crosswalk near Interstate Highway 680 and Sycamore...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Concerned Pedestrian, on May 25, 2012 at 10:10 am | 8 comments | 1686 Views

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Officials say airports are new front in human trafficking

Anti-trafficking advocates and Bay Area prosecutors and congresspersons said Tuesday that airports are an important new front...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Apr 23, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 8 comments | 1686 Views

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Fire district breaks ground on Camino Tassajara

The fire district celebrated the groundbreaking last week of a new firehouse being built on Camino Tassajara across from...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Feb 7, 2008 at 8:26 pm | 1 comment | 1684 Views

SPORTS

Christian soccer champs

The Girls at San Ramon Valley Christian Academy won the BACSAL Soccer Championship on May 17, playing at Valley Christian...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, Editor, on Jun 3, 2008 at 4:05 pm | 2 comments | 1684 Views

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Danville begins Railroad Avenue project

Danville's Railroad Avenue improvement project began this week. The one-year project aims to enhance the Railroad Avenue...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2014
Last comment by Danville Hartz, on Jun 19, 2014 at 7:33 am | 6 comments | 1684 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 | 1682 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville man among SFPD officers indicted in federal probe

Five San Francisco police officers, including one who hails from Danville, and a former officer have been indicted on charges...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 5, 2014 at 10:41 am | 3 comments | 1682 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CSU campuses denying admission to new students

CSU campuses won't accept applications for the 2010 spring semester term, a move that will affect thousands of Bay Area students...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2009
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Jul 21, 2009 at 11:23 am | 16 comments | 1681 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

In the cold light of DAWN

Dear neighbors, As we awake on February 6, we will realize that our nation has made choices that somehow do not reflect...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 7, 2008 at 4:44 pm | 3 comments | 1680 Views

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Statements of candidates for town council

Fifteen candidates are left in the running for the Alamo Town Council, if Measure A passes to incorporate. Here they speak...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 3, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 10 comments | 1680 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Safeway purse snatcher nabbed by cops

Two men are being held in connection with the theft of a purse from an elderly woman shopping at the Safeway store on Camino...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jonathan, on Jul 12, 2009 at 3:02 pm | 10 comments | 1680 Views

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Art Space: The art of the protest - Sign Creation 101 is in order

Overlooked in the sound and fury signifying nut-think that greeted U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer at her book signing at Rakestraw...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Bob K, on Aug 21, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 1680 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should Public Employee Pensions be taken over by SSI ?

In another blog a commenter named "Say What" complained that the public employees do not get the benefit of Social Security....

Original post made by East County Watch on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:45 am | 43 comments | 1680 Views
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