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Streetwise: What do you remember most about your father?

Happy Father's Day to all the dads out there. As we sit back and reflect on the impact our fathers have had on our lives,...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Jun 24, 2010 at 8:59 pm | 10 comments | 1344 Views

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Police investigate shooting after alleged teen party Saturday night

Police are investigating what is being called a "promiscuous shooting" that occurred during an alleged teen party around...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Jul 5, 2010 at 7:14 am | 10 comments | 2101 Views

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The high price of a 'free' education

Parents, get out your checkbooks -- it's back-to-school time. Free -- that is, tax-supported education -- has been basic...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by John, on Dec 20, 2010 at 10:23 am | 10 comments | 1892 Views

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Board of Supervisors hears presentation on redistricting

The county is required to look at its five district boundaries every ten years following the federal Census so that the districts...

Original post made on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on May 13, 2011 at 10:12 am | 10 comments | 3853 Views

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Muslim community celebrates Ramadan with sundown feast

Ramadan is a time for prayer, purification and introspection, and, for some 600 Muslims on Saturday, it was a chance to gather...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
Last comment by Alan, on Aug 23, 2011 at 1:05 pm | 10 comments | 2018 Views

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Kellogg challenges San Ramon nonprofit's logo

Toucan Sam, the mascot for Froot Loops cereal, is gunning to be the only bird of his kind in the United States. Kellogg,...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by gary, on Aug 31, 2011 at 8:19 am | 10 comments | 2128 Views

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Crosswalk accident proves fatal for pedestrian

The San Ramon Police department has confirmed a fatal accident took place at a crosswalk not far from Coyote Creek Elementary...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by GG, on Oct 6, 2011 at 10:48 am | 10 comments | 1847 Views

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Hayashi, represented by attorney, skips court appearance

A state assemblywoman accused of shoplifting at a Neiman Marcus store in San Francisco's Union Square in October did not...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by Informed resident, on Nov 17, 2011 at 10:27 am | 10 comments | 1839 Views

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Assemblywoman sentenced to 3 years probation for shoplifting

A state assemblywoman accused of shoplifting at a Neiman Marcus store in San Francisco's Union Square pleaded no contest...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2012
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jan 12, 2012 at 5:58 pm | 10 comments | 1794 Views

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Nine people arrested in series of drunken brawls on Locust Street

Nine people were arrested, two hospitalized and three police officers injured in a series of drunken fights outside Walnut...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Feb 2, 2012 at 9:44 am | 10 comments | 1773 Views

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'Dirty doctor' arrested in connection with death of San Ramon student

Dr. Hsui-Ying "Lisa" Tseng was arrested and charged with second-degree murder on Thursday after several of her patients,...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Mar 8, 2012 at 10:37 am | 10 comments | 3411 Views

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Jewelry store robbery ends in fatal shooting of suspect

A robbery attempt at a jewelry store on San Ramon Valley Boulevard in San Ramon resulted in a fatal shooting of the suspect...

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Frank delRio, on Jun 2, 2012 at 12:39 am | 10 comments | 2466 Views

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Original Town Council to grand marshal parade

In honor of the 30th anniversary of the incorporation of Danville, members of the original Town Council will act as grand...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2012
Last comment by ms, on Jul 6, 2012 at 1:48 pm | 10 comments | 3083 Views

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Cal High basketball coach 'forced to resign,' implores school board to change policies

In a tearful, impassioned speech to San Ramon Valley Unified's Board of Education on Nov. 13, California High School's Bob...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Dec 7, 2012 at 3:26 pm | 10 comments | 3642 Views

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California high-speed rail on track to start construction in July

A 2-hour-and-45-minute-trip from San Francisco's Transbay Terminal to Los Angeles' Union Station could be a reality by 2029,...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Jan 15, 2013 at 3:12 pm | 10 comments | 1999 Views

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Residents unharmed after oak tree falls on occupied home

Three people escaped injury when a 50-foot tree fell onto their house in unincorporated Danville on Monday afternoon. The...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 22, 2013 at 10:13 am | 10 comments | 2124 Views

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Young man busted in gunpoint home robbery

A 20-year-old Danville man is facing five felony charges in connection with a Wednesday morning residential robbery in which...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Sarah J, on Mar 4, 2013 at 11:06 am | 10 comments | 1963 Views

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High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Mar 14, 2013 at 12:33 pm | 10 comments | 4173 Views

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Billy Beane to sell longtime Danville home

Billy Beane, the Oakland Athletics general manager made famous by the book and movie "Moneyball," recently put his Danville...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by spcwt, on Jun 24, 2013 at 2:42 pm | 10 comments | 3257 Views

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Plan Bay Area passes

A coalition of Bay Area leaders late Thursday night approved a long-term regional plan meant to accommodate population growth...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Jul 24, 2013 at 1:00 pm | 10 comments | 2091 Views
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Media malpractice
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The Great Divide, and What’s Next?
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2017 guide to summer camps

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