Deputy Glasser is Citizen of the Year
Sheriff's Deputy Elmer Glasser was chosen by Alamo Rotary as its 2009 Citizen of the Year, for representing "the very best of citizenship, service and integrity," and demonstr...
A beautiful day for the Alamo Music Festival
It is a beautiful day at the festival. Great people, good food, fine wine, exceptional music, and much more. The weather and atmosphere could not be better.
San Ramon eyes Tassajara Valley
Danville, San Ramon and Contra Costa County will be sitting down and examining the eastern boundary between the two towns in an effort to determine just where each municipalit...
Sept. 11 Remembrance Ceremony
The Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley is again sponsoring a 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony at 6 p.m., Friday, Sept. 11 at the All Wars Memorial in Oak Hill Park, Stone Valley R...
Recycled water is goal for EBMUD
East Bay Municipal Utility District is concentrating on the ability to use recycled water throughout the community as it continues to look for ways to extend the thinning wate...
Antiques and arts on Railroad Avenue today
Enjoy antiques and art at this fair from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday, Sept. 7, in the Railroad Center in Danville. Live music, entertainment, and fun for the kids. There will also b...
parking/car oil leaks
Is it a violation to park that constantly leaks oil on a residential street?
Our neighbors car is making a mess on the the street right in front of their hom. We noticed hu...
Danville salaries - (columns don't line up)
Last First Title Base Other Total
Calabrigo Joseph A TOWNMGR $207,312 $51,965 $259,277
Ewing Robert B CITYATTY $182,866 $4...
Shimansky friends set up 'thank you' fund
Danville Councilman Mike Shimansky's condition is stable, say friends, but the bills are inevitably mounting. So David Miller, owner of Ultimate Security, has organized a supp...
Willie Brown to speak in San Ramon tomorrow
Willie Brown Jr., former mayor of San Francisco and speaker of the California Assembly, will be the featured speaker on Thursday, Sept. 3, at the meeting of the Contra Costa C...
Dancing in the sunset
Music in the Park concluded for Danville on Saturday evening with a performance by "Take 2" and a beautiful sunset. The popular events at Oak Hill Park, sponsored by the Town ...
Meet with the mayor this Friday morning
Danville Mayor Newell Arnerich invites residents to join him for a light repast at 7:30 a.m., Friday, Sept. 4, and to hear what is new in town. The meeting, free and open to t...
Teens want to comfort troops
Two Danville boys, Evan Mossop, 16, and Julian Mossop, 13, are collecting paperback books, DVDs, CDs and books on tape or CD, phone cards and socks to send to veterans receivi...
Eco-Festival this weekend
The first San Ramon Eco-Festival is a free two-day event aiming to provide good green fun for everyone and will be held from 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 29, and from 9 a.m.-...
Councilman's condition still stable
Friends and family of Danville Town Councilman Mike Shimansky continue to wait for a change in the stricken man's condition. He remains in a San Diego hospital in a coma while...
Prayer Request for a Great Man and Politician
By Mark Curtis - Posted on August 27th, 2009
The legendary House Speaker "Tip" O'Neill used to live by a political mantra: "...
McNerney Holds Telephone Town Hall
Representative McNerney held a second one-hour tele-townhall meeting on Wednesday, August 26 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. There were tough questions, and he answered them politely....
Where is the list of MAC candidates?
Neighborhoods have given ample notice to the county that the majority of 94507 voters want a list of applicants posted for MAC prospective members. This is p...
Kitchen fire goes through the roof
Oil from a stove burst into flames this evening around 7 p.m. shooting through the ceiling to spread to the attic and catching the shake roof on fire on Dapplegray Court in so...
Hundreds pack downtown for Hot Summer Nights
The weather could not have been better Thursday as residents flocked downtown to check out the cool cars on display as part of the Hot Summer Nights. The annual event brings d...
What really can be said in 3 Minutes or less?
Various boards, councils, commissions, committees, and taskforces, in their public meetings, restrict citizensí presentations to 3 minutes or less. As Contra...
School lunch prices to be decided Tuesday
In an effort to stem losses in the schools' hot lunch program, members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education are expected to vote Tuesday on a 50 ...