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Summer Serenade tonight in downtown Danville

Downtown Danville will come alive during the Summer Serenade Street Festival tonight from 5:30-8:30 p.m., Thursda, July 15....

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by SALLY, on Jul 15, 2010 at 7:24 am | 1 comment | 1365 Views

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Pleasanton selects new superintendent

The Pleasanton school board has chosen Parvin Ahmadi as the new superintendent of the Pleasanton Unified School District...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by parvin ahmadi, on Jul 14, 2010 at 10:44 pm | 6 comments | 2264 Views

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Fair wrap-up: 79,882 corn dogs consumed

The 2010 Alameda County Fair was a success, reports the fair association, with attendance at more than 418,000, an increase...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Humane Person, on Jul 14, 2010 at 6:19 pm | 1 comment | 1186 Views

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Nominate NOW for senior awards

Know any seniors who go above and beyond in their volunteering? Nominate them for the third annual Senior Volunteer Awards,...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Anita Venezia, on Jul 14, 2010 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 1107 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Man, and his family, on a mission to Uganda

When Paul Gibson lost his job at Hewlett-Packard, he decided on a career move -- half a world away. Gibson said he was "laid...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by Louise, on Jul 14, 2010 at 2:41 pm | 4 comments | 2681 Views

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Fourth of July Parade winners announced

After the dust has settled and the more than 130 parade entries and the thousands of spectators cleared downtown, the Kiwanis...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 14, 2010 at 7:42 am | 2 comments | 1557 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Democrat vs Republican majority in US House

Jerry McNerney has to go. An interesting illustration created from a US Bureau of Labor Statistics chart: Labor Force Statistics...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jul. 10, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 14, 2010 at 7:36 am | 3 comments | 2014 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Subway franchise headed to high schools

In an effort to keep kids on campus and feed them more efficiently, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District board unanimously...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Duke, on Jul 13, 2010 at 4:25 pm | 28 comments | 7726 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

UPDATE: Man shot by police in front of 7 Eleven had stolen a gun, car Wednesday night

A man who was fatally shot by officers during a standoff at a convenience store in San Ramon early this morning began his...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by Guy, on Jul 13, 2010 at 8:50 am | 27 comments | 3599 Views

SPORTS

From zero to victory in stunning turn-around

Danville Little League 10-11s All-Stars pitcher Nick Bartenetti was concentrating so hard on a foul ball in the Section 3...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2008
Last comment by Caroline, on Jul 12, 2010 at 10:46 pm | 35 comments | 4175 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Stroke Support Group will meet tonight

Stroke Support Group of Contra Costa County meets at 7 p.m., the second Monday of every month (except August), at John Muir...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jul 12, 2010 at 10:19 am | 1 comment | 1101 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fire district launches iPhone app

After announcing it in mid-April, the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District finally launched an iPhone application that...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 10, 2010 at 11:52 pm | 6 comments | 2104 Views

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Crowds cheer for Kiwanis 4th of July Parade

Bands, colorful marching units and red, white and blue spectators enjoyed today's Fourth of July Parade in Danville presented...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by agree, on Jul 10, 2010 at 11:25 am | 27 comments | 2432 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney introduces bill to fight outsourcing

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th District) has introduced a bill to stop outsourcing by cracking down on what he calls...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by DaveB, on Jul 9, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 28 comments | 3322 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

YMCA programs mostly unchanged with new name, leadership

Following the bankruptcy filing of the Mt. Diablo Region YMCA, the San Ramon Valley YMCA operations are now provided by the...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by Gordon Biersch, on Jul 9, 2010 at 12:01 pm | 3 comments | 2038 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police on call to help if Mehserle trial verdict ignites violence

Bay Area police are on call, awaiting the outcome of the trial of a BART officer charged in the death of an unarmed Oakland...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2010
Last comment by Colorblind, on Jul 8, 2010 at 7:48 pm | 3 comments | 2377 Views

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Work ready to begin on Vets Hall reconstruction

A groundbreaking took place in front of the Veterans Memorial Building in Danville on Friday morning, complete with the traditional...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by Michele, on Jul 8, 2010 at 5:26 pm | 7 comments | 1686 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bicyclist injured on I-680 on-ramp in Alamo

A bicyclist was taken to a hospital after being struck by a car on an Interstate Highway 680 on-ramp in Alamo this morning,...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by drew, on Jul 8, 2010 at 9:56 am | 18 comments | 1808 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

What is happening with the old Danville Hotel?

We have noticed a Construction trailer and fencing placed around the back side, on Railroad Ave.,of the old Danville Hotel,...

Original post made by Kathleen Boas on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Jul 8, 2010 at 8:15 am | 10 comments | 4639 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New plans for Danville Hotel 'eyesore'

The old Danville Hotel area is rundown, acknowledged Mayor Mike Doyle recently, but be patient. New plans are on the drawing...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by Lepetomaine, on Jul 7, 2010 at 10:12 pm | 54 comments | 4702 Views
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A tax grab that likely goes no where
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