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Charges filed against suspect accused of killing Danville doctor

An Oroville man accused of fatally shooting a Danville doctor during the Fourth of July weekend has formally been charged...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2020
Last comment by Westside Resident, on Jul 19, 2020 at 1:27 pm | 1 comment | 2530 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD approves hybrid model for reopening schools

Students in the SRVUSD are set to return to the classroom for at least part of the time come fall, after the Board of Education...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2020
Last comment by Jennifer, on Jul 18, 2020 at 3:37 pm | 11 comments | 17732 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

JFK University in Contra Costa County closing for good in December

John F. Kennedy University in Pleasant Hill is closing at the end of 2020, university officials announced Thursday. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2020
Last comment by Lee Wolfe , on Jul 17, 2020 at 7:42 pm | 1 comment | 5065 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supervisors seek input on hiring new county administrator with Twa retiring

The search is on for the next Contra Costa County administrator, with the upcoming retirement of David Twa, the county's...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2020
Last comment by The Dude, on Jul 17, 2020 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 2043 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville doctor shot, killed while off-roading in Sierra County

A Danville doctor died after being shot while off-roading with his teenage son in a rural area in Sierra County during the...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2020
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 16, 2020 at 11:40 am | 3 comments | 6707 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Governor orders various indoor activity closures statewide amid COVID-19 surge

Indoor activities across California must be reined in as the state combats a resurgence of the COVID-19 coronavirus, Gov....

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2020
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 16, 2020 at 8:49 am | 4 comments | 2986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County tightens face mask rules, halts indoor worship services after COVID-19 uptick

Due to the continued rise of new novel coronavirus cases in Contra Costa County, the Contra Costa health director has issued...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2020
Last comment by Chris, on Jul 15, 2020 at 11:59 am | 10 comments | 2974 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville: Police to talk cost-cutting plan for license plate reader program

The Danville Town Council is set for a special meeting Tuesday during which Police Chief Allan Shields will be on hand to...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2020
Last comment by JimF, on Jul 14, 2020 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 3716 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zoomers to Boomers helps at-risk folks stay safe

Some teens who want to help are grocery shopping for at-risk seniors and others who are advised to stay home to avoid the...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2020
Last comment by Anne Cavazos, on Jul 13, 2020 at 1:34 pm | 2 comments | 3294 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pac-12 commissioner, who lives in Danville, tests positive for COVID-19

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott, who lives in Danville, has tested positive for COVID-19 after exhibiting mild symptoms,...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2020
There are no comments yet. 2552 Views

SPORTS

'Heartbreaking' but 'imperative': Stanford to cut nearly a third of its varsity sport teams

After the 2020-21 season, Stanford University will discontinue 11 of its 36 varsity sports teams to save money in the face...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2020
Last comment by Mutt, on Jul 12, 2020 at 5:39 pm | 1 comment | 1252 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Parks commissioner Sridhar Verose launches campaign for San Ramon City Council

San Ramon Parks and Community Services Commissioner Sridhar Verose is the most recent local resident to announce their candidacy...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2020
Last comment by Dianne Lim, on Jul 11, 2020 at 1:53 pm | 4 comments | 2887 Views

AROUND TOWN

Valley Views: Pleasanton cafe owner keeps smiling despite her loss

One month after her husband died, Theary Chem is carrying on the family business, Bagel Café on Main Street near Stanley....

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2020
Last comment by Johnny, on Jul 11, 2020 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 4552 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest Opinion: Police unions' power wanes, but how about teachers?

Fundamentally, the political clout that police unions have wielded in California for decades is no different from what other...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2020
Last comment by Jameson, on Jul 10, 2020 at 8:36 pm | 1 comment | 1017 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville: Abigail Place by Landsea Homes sells out after less than a year

California developer Landsea Homes has announced Abigail Place, its 17 single-family home community in Danville, has officially...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2020
Last comment by Darren, on Jul 9, 2020 at 3:15 pm | 3 comments | 6152 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville: Nude cyclist steals from CVS, evades police

A naked bicyclist evaded local police on Monday, escaping on a bicycle after allegedly stealing a bottle of alcohol from...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2020
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jul 8, 2020 at 6:33 pm | 2 comments | 7602 Views

RESTAURANTS

Danville council to receive special report from Contra Costa Health Services

The Danville Town Council is set to hold a special meeting on Tuesday evening, during which time town officials will talk...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2020
Last comment by DEE, on Jul 8, 2020 at 6:44 am | 1 comment | 3413 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon: Planning Commission to review 169-room City Center Hotel project

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set Tuesday to review plans for the construction of a 169-room hotel on the Bishop Ranch...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2020
Last comment by Kris Huff, on Jul 7, 2020 at 2:16 pm | 2 comments | 5639 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville Town Council warns residents to remain diligent in social distancing as coronavirus cases spike

The Danville Town Council has issued a warning strongly encouraging residents to remain diligent in taking all available...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2020
Last comment by Bob Foster, on Jul 3, 2020 at 3:01 pm | 2 comments | 4478 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police: Danville man dies in 'tragic' family accident in Pennsylvania

A Danville man died after being accidentally hit by a car driven by his brother at a park in eastern Pennsylvania last weekend,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2020
Last comment by Cam Reed, on Jul 3, 2020 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 6317 Views
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