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25 reasons NOT to go to San Francisco

You know this place is great. That's why you moved here. So the next time your snooty friend in San Francisco calls and wants...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by carly, on Jan 31, 2011 at 2:09 am | 21 comments | 2643 Views

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Residents benefit in Chevron senior management reorganization

Chevron Corporation announced a series of senior management moves in key corporate and upstream leadership positions on Wednesday....

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2011
Last comment by klat_wols, on Jan 30, 2011 at 10:28 pm | 1 comment | 1394 Views

SPORTS

Jubari Bird, Salesian 6'5" wingman clipped from roster

Top bay area H.S. basketball team Salesian of Richmond was forced to forfeit 16 games this past week due to pre-enrollement...

Original post made by Street Ball on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Street Ball, on Jan 30, 2011 at 4:31 pm | 2 comments | 2181 Views

AROUND TOWN

New iPhone app offers everyone the oppportunity to be a hero

Fire Chief Richard Price was sitting with a couple of his coworkers in a San Ramon restaurant about a year ago when they...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 29, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 14 comments | 1840 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney, area mayors discuss regional issues

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11), Mayor Karen Stepper and three other Tri-Valley mayors met in Washington, D.C. Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jan 29, 2011 at 6:35 pm | 18 comments | 3224 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Forward Motion Race Club cycles for ALS

The community is invited to join Forward Motion Race Club (FMRC) members on Feb. 5, 2011 at Club Sport in San Ramon for the...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2011
Last comment by Marty Murray, on Jan 29, 2011 at 12:24 am | 1 comment | 2868 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City receives dismal grades from statewide smoking report

According to a report issued by the American Lung Association, Danville is failing to curb tobacco use, but some think the...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 28, 2011 at 9:46 pm | 21 comments | 2586 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville resident is finalist in prestigious science contest

The Intel Science Talent Search has selected a record six Bay Area students, including a San Ramon math whiz, as finalists...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Sally N., on Jan 27, 2011 at 8:41 pm | 1 comment | 1203 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prescription drugs: Abuse can be lethal

On Dec. 18, 2009, April Rovero and her family were blindsided by an epidemic. Just a day before he was set to come home to...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by A Mom, on Jan 27, 2011 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 1813 Views

AROUND TOWN

Design Review Board will meet tonight

Town of Danville Design Review Board will meet tonight at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 27, at the Danville Town Offices, 510...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jan 27, 2011 at 9:02 am | 1 comment | 1263 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Garamendi praises Obama speech, but wants Afghanistan war ended 'now'

Democratic Congressman John Garamendi said last night that he was generally pleased with President Obama's State of the Union...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jan 27, 2011 at 8:59 am | 4 comments | 2657 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sidewalk Sale this weekend in downtown Danville

Enjoy a shopping event this weekend at the Sidewalk Sale Friday-Sunday, Jan. 28-30, in downtown Danville. There will be a...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Local Resident, on Jan 27, 2011 at 7:08 am | 1 comment | 1215 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Peace Through Art and Writing Challenge' contest announced

Mt. Diablo Peace and Justice Center presents the 14th annual "Peace through Art and Writing Challenge." The contest is open...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jan 27, 2011 at 6:52 am | 1 comment | 2382 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

I.C.E. investigation in Pleasanton

Homeland Security officials have confirmed that they are conducting an investigation in Pleasanton. "I.C.E. (Immigration...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2011
Last comment by CW, on Jan 26, 2011 at 9:31 pm | 2 comments | 2832 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dealing with hyperactivity: the medication debate

Are we medicating kids that were merely considered class clowns 20 or 30 years ago? Parents and physicians offer differing...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2011
Last comment by VHB, on Jan 26, 2011 at 7:30 pm | 13 comments | 1891 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon, SRVUSD discuss joint projects

Performances, programs and portables were among the main topics at a recent joint meeting of officials from the San Ramon...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 26, 2011 at 6:02 pm | 1 comment | 2497 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bury My Heart at Wounded Drumstick

The juxtaposition of two recent articles in our local fishwrap... http://www.contracostatimes.com/ci_17100923?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com ht...

Original post made by the dogfather on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 26, 2011 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 7156 Views

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Editor's Blog: The end of an era

My heart is breaking. As of 10 this morning, KUSF 90.3 FM was unexpectedly taken off the air. Broadcasting new music,...

Original post made by Jessica Lipsky on Jan. 18, 2011
Last comment by dbrower, on Jan 25, 2011 at 9:51 pm | 4 comments | 2995 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Study shows most pregnant women have toxic chemicals in their systems

In a study released Thursday in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, UCSF researchers revealed that almost all...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2011
Last comment by Darren, on Jan 25, 2011 at 10:01 am | 5 comments | 1528 Views

AROUND TOWN

Notorious Lost Epilieptic Dog is FOUND!!!!

JB is finally home after 12 days being lost. A HUGE THANK YOU TO SO MANY DANVILLE RESIDENTS who stopped their cars on Camino...

Original post made by JB\'s Owner on Jan. 23, 2011
Last comment by the dogfather, on Jan 24, 2011 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 1506 Views
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Media malpractice
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