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Slithery surprise greets Alamo man in his yard

An Alamo resident stepping outside for a quiet glass of wine instead found a stressful surprise. Rich Conti said on Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Bi-coloured python rock snake, on Oct 14, 2009 at 4:40 pm | 61 comments | 29756 Views

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McNerney to hold 'Congress at Your Corner' Friday in Danville

Congressman Jerry McNerney (11th District) will be meting with residents at "Congress at Your Corner" from 2 to 3 p.m., Friday,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by NationalHealthHorrorStories, on Jun 5, 2017 at 11:35 pm | 61 comments | 9449 Views

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So, where'd the "Special Interest Group" posting go?

Very odd. Some concerned citizen wrote a brief article expressing her worry that the Day of Silence at Dougherty Valley...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Fact be Known, on May 1, 2011 at 3:30 pm | 61 comments | 14414 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School libraries in the SRVUSD

As the San Ramon Valley Unified School District approaches another year of difficult decision making, I strongly urge the...

Original post made by Larissa Worth on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 2, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 60 comments | 5763 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Did you hear that McNerney voted for ObamaCare?

Well Jerry never heard that either, or at least he would like you think that. But the unfortunate reality is that HE DID...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Nov 5, 2010 at 8:58 pm | 59 comments | 4345 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district employees get new contract, one-time bonus

San Ramon Valley Unified School District teachers obtained their first contract since 2008 Tuesday night, leaving the negotiating...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by Elisabeth, on Jul 10, 2013 at 12:20 pm | 58 comments | 8384 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board talks calendar change

The San Ramon Valley school board learned new details Tuesday about an early draft calendar for the 2016-17 school year that...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Jake, on Jun 12, 2015 at 7:19 am | 58 comments | 7214 Views

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Speakers protest reinstatement of SRVHS student leader at center of video controversy

It was standing-room-only with students and parents spilling out into the hallway at the school board meeting on Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 25, 2017
Last comment by really!?!, on May 30, 2017 at 1:06 pm | 58 comments | 10086 Views

SPORTS

Business Ethics and Youth Basketball

A few months ago the Pleasanton community experienced an extreme uproar over the Amador Valley H.S. varsity coach’s involvement...

Original post made by Referee on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Leatherball, on Jan 5, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 55 comments | 16949 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo MAC to be decided Tuesday

The future of Alamo will be a topic of discussion at this Tuesday's meeting of the Contra Costa county Board of Supervisors....

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Aug 12, 2009 at 3:18 pm | 55 comments | 4609 Views

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Honey Bee closing; Rakestraw moving

Faithful customers are flocking to Honey Bee Fashions in Danville's Iron Horse Plaza these days to check the going-out-of-business...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2009
Last comment by Inga, on Feb 23, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 55 comments | 6962 Views

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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 | 6029 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why so many cops?

I drove to school today about a 10. min drive and then sat waiting for class to start so another 7 min. between the two I...

Original post made by Andrew on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Andrew, on Mar 16, 2010 at 9:33 pm | 53 comments | 4344 Views

RESTAURANTS

Bishop Ranch announces 10 new retail, dining tenants coming to City Center

Ten new lifestyle and dining tenants have officially have signed leases to be among the inaugural tenants at San Ramon's...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2018
Last comment by Alamo voice, on Mar 16, 2018 at 2:47 am | 53 comments | 29465 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Board of Education votes to put bond on November ballot

The $260 million bond would be used for technology infrastructure improvements -- equipment, cables and software -- for schools,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Informed Parent, on Aug 13, 2012 at 4:12 pm | 52 comments | 5364 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Silent Incorporation

Alamo neighbors wonder why incorporation proponents ended their communication on November 22 as noted on their website. It...

Original post made by Susan West on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by Alise, Miranda Neighborhood, on Jan 5, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 51 comments | 6559 Views

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District approves Chinese dual immersion program for fall

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District's Board of Education unanimously approved the inclusion of a Chinese dual immersion...

Original post made on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by An Indian recognizing that Mandarin is the way to go, on Mar 14, 2012 at 9:12 pm | 51 comments | 6242 Views

AROUND TOWN

Health Care Reform Protesters Gather In Danville Friday Night

(Danville, California) The health care reform debate has finally come to my town. Tonight Senator Barbara Boxer, (D-CA),...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Aug 25, 2009 at 11:39 pm | 50 comments | 5077 Views

AROUND TOWN

Great performance by Piepho in Oakley at BOS meeting

I'm sitting watching the BOS meeting on TV that was held in our City of Oakley council chambers. I was wondering why the...

Original post made by Oakleyite on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resdent, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:09 pm | 50 comments | 4365 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville voters buck county trend, favor Romney over Obama

Barack Obama may have won the popular vote, but if Danville voters had their way, a Republican would be president, voting...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Janey, on Nov 20, 2012 at 11:17 am | 50 comments | 4560 Views
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