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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect who allegedly shot property manager during foreclosure surrenders after standoff

A property manager was shot when he and sheriff's deputies attempted to deliver a foreclosure notice at a home in unincorporated...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 19, 2013 at 5:40 pm | 3 comments | 5651 Views

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Coyote with mange reportedly dies after being struck by car in Danville

A coyote spotted in Danville suffering from a severe case of mange has been fatally struck by a car, Wildlife Emergency Services...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 7, 2016 at 5:56 pm | 5 comments | 5650 Views

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Danville man convicted of lying to get legal residency

A Danville man faces deportation after being convicted of lying to obtain citizenship. Jie Zhong's naturalization was revoked...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Sep 20, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 8 comments | 5642 Views

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BART management nixes controversial contract clause

BART directors voted 8-1 Thursday to approve a tentative contract agreement with its two largest unions -- but without a...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2013
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 23, 2013 at 11:41 am | 4 comments | 5639 Views

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Pair busted in San Ramon school theft may be linked to similar crime in Danville

Two men arrested this week outside a San Ramon elementary school are also being considered "persons of interest" in a similar...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 7, 2014 at 10:57 am | 4 comments | 5632 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Third teen arrested in connection with San Ramon break-in

Authorities have arrested a third teen in connection with a recent San Ramon residential burglary, allegedly finding evidence...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2014
Last comment by #Cholo, on Jul 8, 2014 at 2:25 pm | 30 comments | 5631 Views

RESTAURANTS

Walnut Creek real estate investor charged with fraud

A federal jury in Oakland indicted a Walnut Creek real estate investor for fraud last week, a U.S. attorney said. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Apr 2, 2014 at 10:42 am | 2 comments | 5629 Views

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Meeting addresses elder financial abuse

Increasing prevalence of elder financial abuse is causing it to be called the crime of the 21st century. It is a major focus...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2008
Last comment by for my dad, on Dec 1, 2014 at 2:27 am | 6 comments | 5621 Views

AROUND TOWN

Full house as San Ramon council debates Faria Preserve

The San Ramon City Council discussed the proposed Faria Preserve residential development for nearly four hours Tuesday night...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2014
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Jul 11, 2014 at 7:57 pm | 15 comments | 5614 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo residents speak out against incorporation

The saying "If it ain't broke, don't fix it" summed up the argument old-time Alamo residents used to ignite a formal anti-incorporation...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2007
Last comment by captain gets it, on Mar 23, 2011 at 8:07 am | 17 comments | 5609 Views

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SRPD arrests pair in Dougherty Valley break-in

San Ramon police arrested two people after interrupting a residential burglary in the Dougherty Valley on Labor Day morning,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by Mommabear, on Sep 14, 2015 at 2:35 pm | 9 comments | 5609 Views

AROUND TOWN

Getting high on nutmeg and mouth wash

I never thought I'd one day Google-search "unusual ways to get high." And, having searched, I find myself reading a forum...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Jun 5, 2012 at 8:44 am | 10 comments | 5596 Views

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Missing teen believed to have jumped off bridge

Officials with the California Highway Patrol announced Wednesday that the ground search for missing Danville teenager Allison...

Original post made on May. 25, 2011
Last comment by Marie, on May 30, 2011 at 11:25 am | 39 comments | 5581 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD ranks among Bay Area's best

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has been rated the fourth-best school district in the Bay Area, according to...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2015
Last comment by Carolyn, on Feb 15, 2015 at 3:29 pm | 9 comments | 5578 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Solo car crash kills Monte Vista grad

Jason Cox, a resident of Danville and graduate of Monte Vista High School, died in a solo car crash on Diablo Road on Saturday...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2009
Last comment by Heather stretch, on Dec 23, 2009 at 8:47 am | 18 comments | 5575 Views

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Alameda County candidate drops out of race amid Danville home controversy

Kathleen Knox, a candidate for Alameda County auditor-controller in the June 3 primary, has withdrawn from the race after...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Concerned Neighbor, on May 22, 2014 at 8:40 am | 2 comments | 5571 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Danville's congressman to skip Trump presidential inauguration

Second-term U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord), whose district includes Danville and Alamo, has announced that he will...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by sponge_b0b_roundpants, on Jan 30, 2017 at 11:49 am | 90 comments | 5568 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo teen heading 'into thin air'

An 18-year-old from Alamo is hoping to be one of the youngest to ever climb Mount Everest, and his parents are backing him...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Susanne, on May 14, 2010 at 11:34 am | 6 comments | 5561 Views

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Critics call out SRVUSD lunches

A group of San Ramon Valley residents lambasted the school district's lunch program last week, telling the school board the...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2015
Last comment by Marie, on Nov 8, 2015 at 3:35 pm | 38 comments | 5545 Views

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Danville mayor to present 2014 overview

Danville Mayor Robert Storer is set to update the public on the town's plans for 2014 during "Mornings with the Mayor" this...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2014
Last comment by Paul delcarro, on Jan 24, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 5 comments | 5539 Views
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Sound and Fury over Vile and Slur-ry
By Tom Cushing | 87 comments | 1,302 views