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AROUND TOWN

Voters reject Alamo cityhood

The movement to incorporate Alamo was defeated today by 66 percent of the residents who voted against Measure A and cityhood....

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by Member, on Oct 18, 2009 at 8:15 pm | 106 comments | 4815 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Let's rock let's roll

Most if not all of the 55 local guitar students performing in this month's Rock 'n' Roll Recital X have never met the legendary...

Original post made on May. 4, 2008
Last comment by Steve Heyer, on Aug 25, 2014 at 11:54 pm | 9 comments | 4815 Views

AROUND TOWN

Commission: Faria Preserve will happen

It's not a question of whether development of a large parcel of land in northwest San Ramon will happen, but a question about...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2013
Last comment by Norm Stanley, on Dec 27, 2013 at 3:40 pm | 5 comments | 4811 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fallen BART sergeant killed by single shot to chest

An autopsy has determined that BART police Sgt. Tom "Tommy" Smith died from a single gunshot wound to his chest, an Alameda...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2014
Last comment by Eleuthere Irinee, on Jan 26, 2014 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 4811 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART rates set to go up

Starting on Jan. 1, BART riders will pay slightly higher train fares to help pay for new train cars and other projects, according...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2013
Last comment by Kip Ohara, on Dec 24, 2013 at 8:59 am | 6 comments | 4808 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Glazer finishes Election Night on top

Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer appears headed to the California State Senate after posting a nearly double-digit advantage on...

Original post made on May. 20, 2015
Last comment by Richard S, on May 22, 2015 at 7:43 am | 7 comments | 4798 Views

AROUND TOWN

CHP: Driver dies in fiery Alamo crash

Authorities are investigating a fatal solo-vehicle crash that occurred along Stone Valley Road in Alamo early Sunday morning. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2014
Last comment by hq, on Sep 3, 2014 at 1:23 pm | 10 comments | 4788 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD recognizes No Name-Calling Awareness Week

The San Ramon Valley school district is observing its first-ever No Name-Calling Awareness Week, with students and staff...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2014
Last comment by Tracy, on Feb 14, 2014 at 1:30 pm | 5 comments | 4787 Views

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San Francisco wins high honors in nationwide booze battle

As if San Franciscans didn't have enough to be proud about, a new distinction has been bestowed upon the city by the bay:...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2011
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 4, 2011 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 4777 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board talks parcel tax renewal

The San Ramon Valley school board held preliminary discussions on whether to seek an extension of the Measure C parcel tax,...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Louie, on Aug 14, 2014 at 7:54 am | 20 comments | 4771 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville icon passes away at 57

Phil Hellsten, 57, artist and "Starman," whose daily routine included a lot of walking around downtown Danville, was found...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by "Swampy" Joe Bagley, on Jul 14, 2009 at 1:36 pm | 34 comments | 4766 Views

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Danville council restricts parking near SRVHS

The Danville Town Council voted unanimously Tuesday to restrict parking on Las Barrancas Drive near San Ramon Valley High...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2014
Last comment by MrsS, on Jan 2, 2015 at 11:15 pm | 16 comments | 4754 Views

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Diablo resident tops latest EBMUD list of excessive water-users

The East Bay Municipal Utility District released Thursday nearly 1,100 names of customers who in a two-month billing cycle...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 4, 2015 at 2:09 pm | 26 comments | 4753 Views

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San Ramon asks for consumer feedback on retail, dining options

In anticipation of the new City Center shopping district, the city of San Ramon has asked community members to complete a...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Sep 4, 2014 at 1:50 pm | 9 comments | 4750 Views

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A tough mind and a tender heart

Martin Luther King once said that we must combine the toughness of the serpent and the softness of a dove, a tough mind and...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2012
Last comment by Natalie Geary, on Aug 16, 2013 at 2:00 pm | 2 comments | 4747 Views

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Mayor hopes to keep A's and Raiders in Oakland

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Wednesday that she still hopes the Raiders football team and the A's baseball team will stay...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Westerner, on Jul 10, 2014 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 4745 Views

SPORTS

Free sandbags for Danville residents

With the forecast for this weekend calling for rain and an uncertain winter rain forecast ahead, the Town of Danville has...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Nov 20, 2010 at 6:46 pm | 4 comments | 4738 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 | 4736 Views

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Mayor files papers to run for state Assembly

Danville mayor Newell Arnerich filed papers Friday to run for the 16th Assembly District as the second official candidate...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by Realist, on Apr 10, 2013 at 6:25 am | 20 comments | 4734 Views

AROUND TOWN

EBMUD to begin water-main replacement in downtown Danville

Traffic could be moving a bit slower through downtown Danville for the next couple months as crews work to replace the water...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2014
Last comment by John, on Jan 9, 2014 at 4:08 pm | 5 comments | 4733 Views
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Please give us a hand while we flout federal law
By Tim Hunt | 12 comments | 694 views