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Recall effort targets three SRVUSD board members over remote learning

A group of San Ramon Valley parents has initiated the process to start collecting signatures for a recall petition to oust...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2021
Last comment by H, on Jan 17, 2021 at 8:52 am | 35 comments | 12555 Views

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Vehicle hits 2-year-old riding in a bicycle carrier in Alamo

A vehicle struck a two-year-old girl while she was riding in a carrier attached to a bicycle Saturday afternoon, an officer...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 26, 2010 at 3:00 pm | 35 comments | 4302 Views

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Assembly election: Bauer-Kahan jumps ahead to 2,500-vote lead; Baker concedes

Democrat Rebecca Bauer-Kahan has declared victory in the District 16 election after a concession call from Republican Assemblywoman...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2018
Last comment by Matty, on Dec 3, 2018 at 12:50 am | 34 comments | 4476 Views

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Couple told they can't remove tree that blocks sunlight

A Danville couple's quest to have a large redwood tree removed from their back yard will continue, after the Town Planning...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Ty, on Apr 22, 2009 at 9:58 pm | 34 comments | 7623 Views

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Town manager responds to General Plan update concerns

In an open letter to residents, Town Manager Joe Calabrigo discusses he draft 2030 General Plan and draft Sustainability...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by JRM, on Jan 23, 2013 at 9:43 am | 34 comments | 4806 Views

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Residents pack meeting hall for hearing on affordable housing

The issue of affordable housing and the rezoning of 25 Danville properties brought a crowd of more than 160 residents to...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2009
Last comment by leo, on Dec 21, 2009 at 5:49 pm | 34 comments | 4623 Views

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Jogger leaps out of roadway, still gets struck in hit-and-run

A man jogging eastbound at 6:30 a.m. Saturday in the bike lane on Crow Canyon Road near Barbados Drive was struck by a vehicle...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Bud, on Jan 12, 2010 at 9:38 pm | 34 comments | 4317 Views

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Town scrutinizes busy intersection at Hartz and Prospect

Downtown merchants, worried that the intersection of Hartz and Prospect is dangerous, presented the Town of Danville with...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Jan 20, 2010 at 4:47 pm | 34 comments | 4435 Views

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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 | 6630 Views

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Mayor highlights projects, fiscal responsibility in State of the Town speech

Mayor Candace Andersen delivered the annual State of the Town address Thursday afternoon, which highlighted the town's fiscal...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by CW, on Mar 30, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 33 comments | 4838 Views

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Patrick David's offers solution to gift card complaints

People who bought Patrick David's gift cards at Costco can't use them at the restaurant, but at least they can get their...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Yuck, on Nov 4, 2010 at 9:10 am | 33 comments | 5689 Views

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Don't Give Up On Health Care Reform

The recent headlines regarding Anthem's decision to raise rates up to 39% for individual policy holders is yet another...

Original post made by jrm on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Feb 22, 2010 at 12:44 pm | 31 comments | 3813 Views

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Annual Salary of San Ramon City Manager Shocking

Wow...there was an article posted in the San Ramon Express recently (I can't seem to find it now, curiously) that highlighted...

Original post made by jrm on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by jw, on Aug 22, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 31 comments | 8902 Views

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Mike Doyle receives $750 contribution from Shapell Homes

Why is candidate for Danville Town Council incumbent Mike Doyle accepting a large contribution from major homebuilder SHAPELL...

Original post made by Follow the money on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 24, 2012 at 6:53 am | 31 comments | 4243 Views

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Teens arrested in multiple Danville auto burglaries

Two teens have been arrested in connection with a week-long crime spree targeting cars in Danville. The teens, both boys,...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Toni, on Jul 22, 2010 at 12:32 pm | 29 comments | 7913 Views

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Danville student settles free-speech lawsuit against SRVUSD, will receive $665,000 and public apology

As a part of the settlement, the district will award the former San Ramon Valley High School student body president $665,000...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2020
Last comment by XH, on Apr 9, 2020 at 11:45 pm | 29 comments | 37918 Views

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Danville mayor, councilwoman file election papers

A pair of Danville Town Council seats are up for election this November, and the two incumbents were the first candidates...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 11, 2014 at 5:43 pm | 29 comments | 9629 Views

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Lafayette man will run for county supervisor

A long-time Lafayette resident will run for Contra Costa County District 2 supervisor to replace current supervisor Gayle...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 13, 2012 at 11:42 am | 29 comments | 4616 Views

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Vets Hall trees coming down soon

Trees at the Veterans Memorial Building on Hartz Avenue at Prospect in downtown Danville will be removed this month, say...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by TL Nelson, on Jan 17, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 29 comments | 4845 Views

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What can we learn from Stockton's bankruptcy?

We are likely to see the largest municipal bankruptcy in the history of America in the very near future. What lessons...

Original post made by CCCTaxpayer on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by AndreaC, on Apr 19, 2012 at 11:26 pm | 29 comments | 4035 Views
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