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San Ramon to consider capping density for western Crow Canyon

The San Ramon City Council and Planning Commission are set to hold a joint public hearing Tuesday night on a proposal that...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Virginia, 4 hours ago | 7 comments | 1071 Views

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East Bay Parks board OKs electric bike pilot program on Iron Horse Trail

The East Bay Regional Park District board of directors voted earlier this month to allow electric bikes on three regional...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Pedal Power, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 388 Views

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Danville Planning Commission to discuss new housing on Old Blackhawk Road

The Danville Planning Commission is set to hold a study session Tuesday on a proposal that would allow for the construction...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Herman Glates, 19 hours ago | 1 comment | 769 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New executive director named for San Ramon Valley Education Foundation

Longtime local volunteer and education advocate Vanessa R. Berastain has been hired as the new executive director of the...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Harry , on Jul 24, 2017 at 5:30 pm | 2 comments | 804 Views

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San Ramon commission close to signing off on apartment/retail complex

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set to move one step closer Tuesday toward approving a new four-story apartment and...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2016
Last comment by Mel, on Jul 23, 2017 at 9:29 am | 20 comments | 3833 Views

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Danville council denies appeal, endorses 150-unit apartment complex

The proposed Diablo Road apartment project will move forward, after a public hearing on Tuesday night, which was well-attended...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by Danvilla, on Jul 21, 2017 at 5:25 pm | 23 comments | 3491 Views

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SRVHS senior rows his way to Junior World Rowing Championships

Before a race, Spencer Dettlinger goes through his normal routine of shaking off his nerves, calming down and channeling...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Laura, on Jul 21, 2017 at 1:48 pm | 1 comment | 2010 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver dies after crashing into utility pole near Monte Vista High

One person died Tuesday morning after the Jeep he was driving struck a utility pole on Stone Valley Road in Danville, according...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by gg, on Jul 19, 2017 at 7:07 am | 1 comment | 1868 Views

RESTAURANTS

Legend lives on

Almost every weekend, and many weeknights, too, folks flock into the Al Gentile Theater at Monte Vista High School for a...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2017
Last comment by Mickey Taylor, on Jul 18, 2017 at 8:06 pm | 1 comment | 1148 Views

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Danville council to continue debate on Diablo Road apartment project

The Danville Town Council on Tuesday is set to consider the fate of an appeal aiming to stop the development of a 150-unit...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2017
Last comment by Paul, on Jul 18, 2017 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | 1828 Views

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MTC: I-680 express lanes set to open in early fall

Express lanes on the Interstate 680 between San Ramon and Walnut Creek are nearing completion, scheduled to open in early...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2017
Last comment by Long Time Resident, on Jul 17, 2017 at 5:44 pm | 6 comments | 1751 Views

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San Ramon takes action on old Mudd's property sale

The San Ramon City Council, acting as the board of the Successor Agency to the former San Ramon Redevelopment Agency, took...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 17, 2017 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 2206 Views

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San Ramon council to again talk sale of old Mudd's property

The San Ramon City Council is scheduled to talk in closed session Tuesday night about the price and terms of payment for...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2017
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Jul 15, 2017 at 9:25 am | 20 comments | 1063 Views

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Wildlife officer honored for Dublin Ranch investigation work

A California Department of Fish and Wildlife employee has been recognized nationally for her efforts to protect endangered...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by Greg T, on Jul 14, 2017 at 10:46 pm | 2 comments | 1199 Views

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Swalwell again targets student loan debt

Local U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell continues to set his sights on student loan debt, spending a week earlier this summer reintroducing...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by Jan, on Jul 14, 2017 at 1:06 pm | 10 comments | 745 Views

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New Police Chief Allan Shields takes the reins in Danville

After a week on the job, new Danville Police Chief Allan Shields is set to be formally introduced to the community in his...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by VIETNAM VETERANS, on Jul 14, 2017 at 12:35 pm | 2 comments | 1172 Views

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EBMUD board votes to increase rates nearly 20% over two years

East Bay Municipal Utility District directors voted 6-1 at a contentious three-hour meeting Tuesday to approve a water rate...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by Notsurprised, on Jul 13, 2017 at 11:08 am | 8 comments | 1119 Views

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Staying Healthy: Danville woman receives cancer support nonprofit's 1,000th grant

When Danville resident Minay Bowers received the call to come back to the doctor's office for additional testing after a...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
There are no comments yet. 640 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fallen deputy remembered as hard-working model for others

Alameda County sheriff's deputy Mike Foley, who died after he was hit by a prisoner-transport bus at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by Jessiethern, on Jul 12, 2017 at 4:11 am | 1 comment | 975 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man charged in double-fatal Concord crash arrested previous weekend in Tri-Valley

A man charged in connection with a hit-and-run crash that killed two boys on Highway 4 in Concord last week was arrested...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2017
Last comment by Erick, on Jul 10, 2017 at 9:14 pm | 1 comment | 1276 Views
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