Man Arrested After Police Pursuit

Suspect driving stolen vehicle attempted to evade police A 49 year old man is facing charges following a brief police pursuit Saturday afternoon that ended with a single vehicle crash. Danville Police Chief Allan Shields said the incident began at 2:58 p.m. when the Automated License Plate Reader cameras sent out a notification of a […]

Oakland Man Arrested in CVS Robbery

Suspect stole meds in robbery at gunpoint, captured late Tuesday Danville Police late Tuesday arrested a 33 year old Oakland man in connection with the morning robbery of the CVS store on San Ramon Valley Boulevard. Danville Police Chief Allan Shields said the incident occurred at approximately 8:08 a.m., April 3, 2018. The suspect, identified as Jonathan Szkotak, […]

New Medicare cards Due Out in April

Beginning in April 2018, Medicare will mail new cards to all people with Medicare, to help protect you from identity fraud. Fraudsters are always looking for ways to get your Social Security number, so we’re removing those numbers from the cards to make them safer. Your new card will have a new Medicare number that’s […]

Ceremony to Honor Street Smarts Video Contest Winners

Street Smarts Presents the 12th Annual  “Be Reel!” Video Contest Awards Ceremony                                           The 2017/18 Street Smarts “Be Reel” Video Contest Award Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at the Danville Village Theatre and Art Gallery located at […]

SRVUSD Recognizes Teachers of the Year

On March 13, 2018, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District’s (SRVUSD) Board of Education recognized Lynn Alamillo and Shanna Gagnon as the 2018-2019 Teachers of the Year. Lynn Alamillo joined the staff at Quail Run Elementary in 2008 and moved to Bella Vista Elementary when it opened last year. She has extensive experience teaching 1st and 2nd grade students; […]

Protecting California Coast From Oil Drilling

Assemblywoman Catharine Baker Calls On Trump Administration To Protect California Coast From Oil Drilling On Friday January 12, Assemblywoman Catharine Baker (R-San Ramon) announced she will introduce a resolution urging the federal government not to expand oil drilling off the California coast. The resolution comes in response to the Trump Administration’s decision to allow new […]

County Continues adding Programs for Homeless

By Candace Anderson, Contra Costa County Supervisor Homelessness continues to be a serious issue across California and other parts of the country. In response, Contra Costa County provides connections to services for those in need in our community. As a result of our efforts, homelessness in Contra Costa County has declined over the past five […]

Live Well, Age Smart! event not to miss

Health and Resource Day, Live Well, Age Smart on Sept 29 One important part of the aging process is maintaining health and wellness. The Town of Danville is looking to provide help to our seniors in that regard by hosting the 4th annual Live Well, Age Smart Health and Resource Day on Friday, September 29, 2017 from 9:00 […]

ARF Receives Animal Evacuees from Hurricane

Bay Area Rescues Receive Animal Evacuees from Hurricane Irma’s Path Dogs and Cats from Florida Rescue Will Soon Be Ready for Local Adoption  Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF), along with partners from the East Bay SPCA and Berkeley Humane received a cross-country flight filled with animals evacuated from Humane Society of Broward County […]