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AROUND TOWN

BART fares go up 2.7% in new year

Fares increased for BART riders in the new year, with everyone paying 2.7% more than in 2017, according to the transit agency. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2018
Last comment by Long term resident, on Jan 16, 2018 at 6:38 pm | 18 comments | 1125 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council to consider approval of Old Blackhawk Road development

The Danville Town Council will once again consider approving a housing development off Old Blackhawk Road at a public hearing...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2018
Last comment by robin purcell, on Jan 16, 2018 at 11:44 am | 5 comments | 1659 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton 2018: Soaring to new highs

New records set last year continue to soar unabated in Pleasanton as 2018 gets underway. Starting the new year, Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by snoopy, on Jan 12, 2018 at 7:39 am | 2 comments | 1293 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Sales at a Glance

Sales at a Glance, October 2017 for Pleasanton, Dublin, Livermore, San Ramon Read the full story here https://www.danvillesanramon.com/news/2017/12/19/sales-at-a-glance...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
There are no comments yet. 323 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man acquitted in Steinle killing sentenced to time-served for weapon charge

The man who was acquitted of murder charges in the fatal shooting of Pleasanton native Kate Steinle was sentenced to three...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2018
Last comment by Fix was in, on Jan 9, 2018 at 11:31 am | 7 comments | 1030 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRPD: Speed likely cause of serious crash on Alcosta Boulevard

Speed appears to have played a role in a collision that seriously injured four people Sunday afternoon in San Ramon, police...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2018
Last comment by Erika Alvero, Staff Reporter, on Jan 8, 2018 at 4:09 pm | 3 comments | 2951 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville: Woman driving stolen car arrested after slow speed pursuit

A 42-year-old Salinas woman who was allegedly driving her child in a stolen car was arrested after a slow speed pursuit through...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2018
Last comment by Good job, on Jan 5, 2018 at 8:22 am | 2 comments | 2030 Views

SPORTS

Local hockey team wins San Jose tourney

The Tri-Valley Blue Devils 14-and-under A team earned a spot to compete in Port Huron, Mich. this month by winning the 2017...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2018
Last comment by Tom T, on Jan 3, 2018 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 885 Views

AROUND TOWN

Senior support nonprofit awarded $600,000 grant

Contra Costa County's Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services was awarded a $600,000 grant last month. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2018
Last comment by Jody Wright, on Jan 3, 2018 at 8:25 am | 1 comment | 1048 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville police arrest man accused of breaking into occupied home

A Walnut Creek man was arrested Wednesday morning after allegedly trying to burglarize an occupied home in northern Danville...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2017
Last comment by Chris_SR, on Dec 29, 2017 at 12:30 pm | 3 comments | 2454 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: The value of community journalism

When Investigation Discovery (ID) television network wanted to do a documentary-style program about the 2008 murder of Pleasanton...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2017
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Dec 29, 2017 at 11:10 am | 2 comments | 986 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Assemblywoman Baker announces staffing changes

Local Assemblywoman Catharine Baker (R-San Ramon) made two recent staffing changes for her office in Sacramento. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2017
Last comment by Tony, on Dec 27, 2017 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 881 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council postpones decision on new Old Blackhawk Road development

The Danville Town Council voted Tuesday night to continue a public hearing on a new development off Old Blackhawk Road to...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2017
Last comment by DanvilleDemocrat, on Dec 26, 2017 at 6:45 pm | 4 comments | 2399 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

County Office of Education to coordinate local education programming

The Contra Costa County Office of Education announced Wednesday that they are starting to coordinate local education programming...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2017
Last comment by San Ramon Resident, on Dec 26, 2017 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1062 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville: Identity of man killed in I-680 solo wreck released

A man who died in a solo wreck on Interstate 680 in Danville earlier this month has been identified by the Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2017
Last comment by RozRogoff2, on Dec 26, 2017 at 9:06 am | 1 comment | 2704 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council extends contracts for town manager, city attorney

The Danville Town Council approved contract extensions and raises for the town's longtime city attorney and town manager...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2017
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Dec 25, 2017 at 8:10 am | 1 comment | 1298 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Local teens arrested for flare gun shootings in San Ramon

Four local teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of shooting flare guns into multiple houses in San Ramon over the weekend. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2017
Last comment by Appalled, on Dec 21, 2017 at 2:13 pm | 11 comments | 2926 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tree work scheduled for next week in Danville

Tree maintenance work will be taking place early next week in Danville, and as a result the play area at Danville South Park...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2017
Last comment by Chip, on Dec 21, 2017 at 8:44 am | 1 comment | 679 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district on AP District Honor Roll for eighth year

For the eighth year in a row, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District has been honored with placement on the AP District...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2017
Last comment by Parent , on Dec 20, 2017 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 1231 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council to decide on 19-unit housing development

The Danville Town Council is set to consider approving the final plan for a proposed development along Old Blackhawk Road...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2017
Last comment by robin purcell, on Dec 20, 2017 at 8:27 am | 1 comment | 1392 Views
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Couples: . . . “Joy is greater than sorrow,“ . . . “Nay, sorrow is the greater.”
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 961 views

Local venture capital fund set to close
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 470 views