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Mayors hope Washington trip brings some cash for roads

At the Tri-Valley Cities Council meeting Wednesday night, Danville Mayor Newell Arnerich said all five cities -- Danville,...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by Tango, on Mar 8, 2013 at 10:16 am | 8 comments | 2255 Views


Three schools shelter in place after natural gas odor reported

Spokeswoman Kimberly French said the Fire District first received a call around 10:45 a.m. about a gas-like odor in an area...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by Dville, on Dec 17, 2012 at 10:55 am | 2 comments | 2254 Views


San Ramon woman surprised with PG&E scholarship

A San Ramon woman attending Diablo Valley College received a surprise annual scholarship from PG&E last Monday as part of...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2015
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Jun 15, 2015 at 4:55 pm | 3 comments | 2253 Views


Shame on the Danville Rotary: another Alamo abuse!

A smiling Kathy Chiverton, Executive Director of SRV YMCA, was pictured in the Danville Times today accepting a $10,000 check...

Original post made by Alamo community of neighborhoods on Jun. 29, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2252 Views


Environmental group accuses town of illegal planning practices

Save Our Creek, a citizens group opposed to development at Magee Ranch in Danville, recently accused the town of Danville...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by GM, on Apr 12, 2012 at 4:23 pm | 47 comments | 2252 Views


Doyle named new Danville mayor

Longtime Danville Councilman Mike Doyle took the mayoral helm with a smile Tuesday night after his colleagues voted unanimously...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 12, 2014 at 8:36 am | 10 comments | 2252 Views


'If I'd been there on Sept. 11 '

Student writers from eight different schools used their imaginations and writing skills to enter an essay contest, "Tell...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Duffy, on Nov 6, 2009 at 8:03 am | 4 comments | 2251 Views


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 | 2251 Views


Charlotte Wood student followed to school by men in truck

The principal of Charlotte Wood Middle School has notified parents that a student reported being followed to schools Friday...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Jan 19, 2013 at 8:28 am | 12 comments | 2251 Views


School bond passes in close race

San Ramon Valley voters were split on whether to vote in Measure D, a $260 million school bond that will dedicate funds specifically...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Brookside, on Nov 12, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 20 comments | 2248 Views


Albertsons auction clears vacant store

The shelves, fixtures and equipment remaining in the closed Albertsons grocery store on Diablo Road were auctioned off today...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2007
Last comment by Alamo community of neighborhoods, on Jun 14, 2007 at 5:11 pm | 1 comment | 2247 Views


Guest opinion: Why Alamo should NOT become a city.

I was taught that every issue has two sides, and that to listen and be influenced by only one of them often leads to mistakes...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Nov 15, 2007 at 8:40 am | 8 comments | 2247 Views


District addresses budget crisis in the schools

The School District is facing a potential shortfall of approximately $30 million during the next two years, and a portion...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by Mary, on Feb 10, 2010 at 11:47 am | 27 comments | 2247 Views


Kids help kids by providing backpacks

Showing up with no backpack or pencils on the first day of class can get an underprivileged grade-schooler off on the wrong...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2007
Last comment by Karen, on Aug 21, 2007 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 2246 Views


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 | 2246 Views


'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 | 2245 Views


Creating community: the role of the media

Dear neighbors, In previous discussions of the role of media in the creation of community, the subject was confused by...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 14, 2008
Last comment by Beverly Westin, on Mar 2, 2008 at 8:47 am | 11 comments | 2245 Views


Danville couple celebrate 'miracle child' with hundreds of like families

After losing both children to an [ under-the-influence...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by violet, on Aug 25, 2012 at 1:15 am | 17 comments | 2243 Views


Woman arrested after leading SRPD on chase, crashing into patrol car

San Ramon police arrested a San Jose woman on an assortment of charges early Sunday morning after she allegedly led officers...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 12, 2014 at 6:36 pm | 10 comments | 2243 Views


Teachers union questions furlough days

Teachers union president Darren Day told the school board May 26 that teachers had trouble understanding the "layoff days"...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 2, 2009 at 3:41 pm | 16 comments | 2242 Views
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