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Holiday tree disposal days set for Danville, Alamo, Blackhawk, Diablo

People in Danville, Alamo, Blackhawk and Diablo hoping to dispose of their holiday trees free-of-charge can do so on their...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2017
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Jan 3, 2017 at 7:59 am | 1 comment | 2232 Views

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Danville commission to debate second-story addition on downtown building

The Danville Planning Commission is set Tuesday to weigh a downtown landowner's plan to remodel their existing retail building,...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2016
Last comment by Do something, on Dec 29, 2016 at 6:40 pm | 10 comments | 3782 Views

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Danville: Expansion proposed for downtown Starbucks

Starbucks is looking to expand its coffeehouse in the heart of downtown Danville on Hartz Avenue. The proposal calls for...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Joy, on Dec 28, 2016 at 4:38 pm | 4 comments | 3273 Views

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BART hikes fines for parking illegally at station lots

People caught parking illegally at BART lots around the Bay Area will face stiffer fines in the new year, according to the...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2016
Last comment by BART Rider, on Dec 28, 2016 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 1600 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD named to AP Honor Roll for 7th consecutive year

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District again finds itself in elite company nationwide for its high school students’...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2016
Last comment by SHale, on Dec 27, 2016 at 11:23 am | 2 comments | 3157 Views

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Retired flight attendants deliver furry friends for Hope Hospice patients

Members of the Oakland chapter of Pan Am World Wings International donated bags filled with new stuffed bears and other cuddly...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2016
Last comment by Ronni, on Dec 26, 2016 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 824 Views

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Danville resident accused of robbing Hayward bank

A Danville resident identified by investigators as the suspect in a bank robbery in Hayward last week has been arrested out...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 23, 2016 at 5:56 am | 1 comment | 4089 Views

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Authorities: Porsche stolen in Alamo carjacking recovered after crash

A year-old Porsche Boxster stolen from a woman during a carjacking in Alamo on Monday afternoon was recovered by authorities...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2016
Last comment by Bratwurst, on Dec 22, 2016 at 10:20 am | 7 comments | 4227 Views

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Armed carjacking reported in Alamo

Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputies are investigating an armed carjacking reported at an Alamo shopping center Monday...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2016
Last comment by SHale, on Dec 21, 2016 at 8:26 pm | 11 comments | 3790 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why the Electorial College is Needed

The founding fathers were very wise to create the electoral college. The recent presidential election provided clear reasons...

Original post made by Resident on Dec. 21, 2016
Last comment by SHale, on Dec 21, 2016 at 8:25 pm | 1 comment | 297 Views

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Swalwell meets with troops, diplomats during overseas trip

San Ramon's Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) returned last weekend from a congressional trip to Japan and South Korea...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2016
Last comment by Greg T, on Dec 21, 2016 at 8:12 am | 1 comment | 1209 Views

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Danville council to weigh local rules for marijuana activities after Prop 64 passes

The Danville Town Council is set to debate a proposed local ordinance Tuesday to institute new restrictions on marijuana-related...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2016
Last comment by Johnny, on Dec 20, 2016 at 11:38 am | 5 comments | 2211 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon: Teen remains hospitalized after being struck by car

A 15-year-old boy who was hit by a car while crossing Bollinger Canyon Road on Saturday night in the Dougherty Valley remains...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2016
Last comment by KF, on Dec 20, 2016 at 6:58 am | 1 comment | 2493 Views

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Sandra J. Wing: A cancer patient's best friend

The language of cancer is grim: chemotherapy, radiation, lumpectomy, mastectomy, bone marrow transplant. Sandra J. Wing knows....

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2016
Last comment by KF, on Dec 19, 2016 at 10:25 am | 1 comment | 1927 Views

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Teen in critical condition after being hit by car in San Ramon

A 15-year-old boy is in critical condition after a car hit him near Dougherty Valley High School in San Ramon on Saturday...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2016
Last comment by Skooter, on Dec 19, 2016 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 3453 Views

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Armed robbery, theft, vandalism reports top San Ramon cop log

The San Ramon Police Department provides DanvilleSanRamon.com with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2016
Last comment by Concerned, on Dec 14, 2016 at 10:22 pm | 2 comments | 1623 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board hires new assistant principals for Dougherty Valley High

The San Ramon Valley school board appointed two new assistant principals for Dougherty Valley High School last week, putting...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2016
Last comment by Fran Logan, on Dec 14, 2016 at 3:31 pm | 1 comment | 3832 Views

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San Ramon: Swearing-in set for re-elected mayor, council members

The San Ramon City Council is set to welcome back three familiar faces Tuesday evening when re-elected Mayor Bill Clarkson...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2016
Last comment by SHale, on Dec 14, 2016 at 12:21 pm | 7 comments | 1192 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Contra Costa DA fined for breaking campaign-spending law

Contra Costa County District Attorney Mark Peterson was hit with a state fine for illegally spending tens of thousand of...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 12, 2016 at 6:31 pm | 6 comments | 1391 Views

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County, cities consider alternative electricity program

Several Contra Costa County municipalities, including Danville and San Ramon, and the county's Board of Supervisors are considering...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2016
Last comment by Joe, on Dec 12, 2016 at 3:54 pm | 2 comments | 1442 Views
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Question credibility, corroboration before condemnation
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