DanvilleSanRamon.com https://www.danvillesanramon.com If it is local and useful, it is on DanvilleSanRamon.com. en-us Copyright 2021 DanvilleSanRamon.com DanvilleSanRamon.com https://DanvilleSanRamon.com/art/top_logo.png https://www.danvillesanramon.com/news/rss.php <![CDATA[CCCCD cabinet members sue district over failure to release public records]]> Three administrators who worked together as high-ranking members in the CCCCD filed a petition in court last week alleging the district violated the California Public Records Act in denying their requests for public documents.]]> <![CDATA[Danville: Deputy Hall's manslaughter trial goes to jury after closing arguments]]> Prosecutors said Contra Costa sheriff's Deputy Andrew Hall wasn't acting in self-defense when he shot Laudemer Arboleda nine times on Nov. 3, 2018, while Hall's lawyers said during closing arguments Thursday that Hall had no choice.]]> <![CDATA[Young San Ramon Valley artists to display work in 'Impressions of Light']]> More than a century after the rise of the French impressionists, local residents will be getting a crash course on the legacy of this movement, and its relevance to the present day, in an upcoming art exhibit in Danville.]]> <![CDATA[Valley Views: Encore for 'Mamma Mia!']]> With theaters reopening, our local community troupe has decided to return to the stage with the irrepressibly upbeat 'Mamma Mia!' Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre presented the jukebox musical in January 2020...]]> <![CDATA[Historic charm]]> Each year, five to six homes are chosen for recognition by the Pleasanton Heritage Association from among the 93 that the city has designated as historic resources.]]> <![CDATA[EBMUD highlights Canyon Lakes Golf Course among recent recycled water efforts]]> Saving drinking water in a drought is like giving water to a fish, and the East Bay Municipal Utility District started saving 300,000 gallons more drinking water a day late last month, EBMUD officials said this week.]]> <![CDATA[Bay Area water agencies form joint powers authority]]> Taking a 'critical step' toward becoming a regional water source, Bay Area jurisdictions overseeing the future expansion of the Los Vaqueros Reservoir filed the necessary agreements to form a joint powers authority (JPA) this month.]]> <![CDATA[Alameda County Fair opens this weekend in Pleasanton]]> The Alameda County Fair is returning to Pleasanton this Friday through Halloween, offering a reimagined yet familiar event this fall after the typically summer showcase was put on hold amid the pandemic.]]> <![CDATA[Newsom declares statewide drought emergency]]> Gov. Newsom has expanded the California drought emergency from 50 counties to statewide. He didn't order mandatory water conservation, but authorized regulators to ban wasteful water use, such as spraying down public sidewalks.]]> <![CDATA[Community Briefs: Fallfest in Danville | Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt | Drug Takeback Day]]> Danville's annual Fallfest is set this weekend, offering seasonal celebrations, activities and treats for all ages. Also, Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt in San Ramon, Prescription Drug Takeback Day sites in Danville and Alamo, and more...]]> <![CDATA[Danville man among four arrested in catalytic converter theft ring]]> Police in Fairfield arrested a Danville man and three others suspected to be involved in a catalytic converter theft ring, after a chase last week into Napa County.]]> <![CDATA[Police: Cellphone (hands-free) at play for driver in San Ramon crash that killed NFL's Knapp]]> The driver who caused the summertime crash that killed NFL assistant coach Greg Knapp was glancing at his hands-free cellphone at the time he drifted into the Dougherty Road bicycle lane where Knapp was riding, per San Ramon PD.]]>