Danville Sports Fields / Dog Park Remain Closed

Very wet winter results in delayed opening of sports fields The planned end of the annual sports field moratorium, initially set for March 1, 2017, has been delayed due to the effects of the heavy rains in Danville this winter. Maintenance Superintendent Dave Casteel said crews have been monitoring the grass athletic fields and the Canine […]

Roadwork Projects Feb. 13-15 in Danville

Projects range from pothole patching to slide repair Crews will be out in several different areas next week engaging in road repairs. The projects next week include: Feb. 13 – 15, 2017 – 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Excavation and slide repair eastbound on Diablo Road between Fairview Dr and Avenida Nueva. During the work […]

Diablo Rd Closed Due to Downed Tree

Falling tree damaged power lines and pole Motorists who use Diablo Rd on their daily commute will need to seek alternate routes today, after an overnight incident has resulted in the closure of the roadway from Calle Arroyo to Avenida Nueva. Sometime around 1:00 a.m. a large eucalyptus tree along Diablo Rd fell into the […]

Homeless Count in Contra Costa Jan. 26-27

Annual Count of Homeless Contra Costa Residents Scheduled Jan. 26-27 Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) will conduct its annual count of homeless county residents at the end of January. CCHS’s Division of Health, Housing and Homeless Services, its community partners and volunteers will document both sheltered and unsheltered people in the area who need permanent […]

Stolen Vehicle Recovered: Pair Arrested

At approximately 1:10 p.m. Monday afternoon, officers with the Danville Police Department were alerted to a stolen Nissan Sentra via the Town’s Automated License Plate Reader (ALPR) camera system. Officers located the stolen vehicle parked at the Railroad Avenue parking lot. When two suspects returned to the vehicle, officers initiated contact At this time, one suspect, identified […]

War Comes Home: The Legacy at Museum of SRV

Exhibition Features Correspondence Revealing How War Changes Lives, Families, Communities Highlighting private correspondence from almost every major conflict in U.S. history, new exhibition War Comes Home: The Legacy opens on January 29, 2017 at the Museum of the San Ramon Valley. The traveling exhibition, rich with historic and contemporary letters, offers an intimate perspective into the thoughts and emotions of veterans […]

C C Co. Issues Proclamation of Local Flooding Emergency

January Storm Surge Causes Significant Damage Contra Costa County Administrator David Twa today signed a proclamation of local emergency in response to winter storm damage from flooding that has occurred in a variety of locations throughout the unincorporated parts of the County. The local emergency declaration will be presented to the Board of Supervisors for […]

Applicants Sought for Seat on Park Board

By Ned MacKay Because Diane Burgis has been elected to the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors, applicants are now being considered to serve out the remaining two years of her term on the East Bay Regional Park District board. Burgis represents the park district’s Ward 7, which comprises the northern tier of Contra Costa […]

California High Hosts Dance for Special Needs Students

Hundreds of high school students with special needs from around the Tri-Valley enjoy music, dancing, activities, food and friendship at California High “Winter Wonderland” Dance The California High Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) hosted students with special needs from around the Tri-Valley for a “Winter Wonderland” Dance on Friday, December 2nd, from 10:00am to 12:00 […]

MOWSOS Partners with Sky Power Solar

Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services (MOWSOS) is proud to announce that it has partnered with Sky Power Solar, the local SunPower commercial dealer, to install a solar electricity system at its Walnut Creek home office. “With funding from a Walnut Creek Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and the Thomas J. Long Foundation, we […]

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