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SRVUSD recognizes 50+ retirees

It was standing-room-only last week when the San Ramon Valley school board hosted a ceremony to honor the district's 51 retiring...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2016
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, associate editor, on Jun 6, 2016 at 10:56 am | 2 comments | 2491 Views

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San Ramon celebrates new City Hall

Hundreds were on hand as San Ramon city officials unveiled the new City Hall with a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony...

Original post made on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by John, on Jun 6, 2016 at 8:37 am | 5 comments | 2185 Views

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San Ramon council honors two longtime city employees

The San Ramon City Council joined San Ramon residents Tuesday to recognize two retiring city officials with more than 55...

Original post made on May. 30, 2016
Last comment by NancyF, on Jun 4, 2016 at 6:48 pm | 2 comments | 1319 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

With race tightening, Bernie Sanders rallies crowd during Palo Alto stop

Thousands flocked to Palo Alto to chant, to cheer, to wave signs, and to "feel the Bern" and to experience the rare thrill...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2016
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 4, 2016 at 6:34 pm | 4 comments | 748 Views

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Kaitlin's cancer fight officially ends

Every single person is affected by cancer, says survivor Kaitlin Gallagher, 20. Read the full story here http://danvillesanramon.com/news/2016/05/31/kaitlins-cancer-fight-officiall...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
Last comment by Diane, on Jun 3, 2016 at 11:22 am | 1 comment | 1763 Views

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Drought update, revitalizing redwoods, sidewalk repairs lead council meeting

The San Ramon City Council discussed the local water supply, a plan to revitalize redwood trees and other city landscaping,...

Original post made on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by frankly, on Jun 2, 2016 at 3:16 pm | 3 comments | 1323 Views

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Sports Illustrated honors Monte Vista senior with on-campus presentation

Monte Vista High senior Connor Bruce was honored on campus Wednesday by representatives of Sports Illustrated for being named...

Original post made on May. 12, 2016
Last comment by Lisa Bakos, on Jun 2, 2016 at 7:05 am | 4 comments | 3405 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville teacher earns national fellowship

Hollis Scott, a fifth-grade teacher at Danville's Montair Elementary School, has been named one of 11 recipients of a national...

Original post made on May. 31, 2016
Last comment by Deborah, on May 31, 2016 at 9:04 pm | 1 comment | 2025 Views

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San Ramon commission to talk more Dougherty Valley annexation

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set Tuesday to discuss paving the way for another section of the Dougherty Valley to...

Original post made on May. 28, 2016
Last comment by Bay Area native, on May 30, 2016 at 4:36 pm | 3 comments | 1497 Views

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Art & Wind Festival blowing kites, hot air balloon and more into San Ramon

The San Ramon Art & Wind Festival blows into town this holiday weekend, bringing kites, artwork and music to the San Ramon...

Original post made on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Debora, on May 27, 2016 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 1627 Views

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Danville officials to debate revamped Diablo Road apartment proposal

The Danville Town Council and other town officials are set to discuss a revised concept for a three-story apartment complex...

Original post made on May. 16, 2016
Last comment by Watching the Watchers, on May 26, 2016 at 2:10 pm | 15 comments | 2671 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Water agency moves forward on $30 million water treatment enhancement

The Tri-Valley's water wholesaler is moving forward with a decades-long plan to add ozone technology to the area's primary...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by Watching the Watchers, on May 26, 2016 at 1:54 pm | 1 comment | 1035 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Schmitt signs contract to become new SRVUSD superintendent

Rick Schmitt is set to take the helm as superintendent of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District in July after the...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by Watching the Watchers, on May 26, 2016 at 1:18 pm | 1 comment | 1473 Views

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Honoring bravery: Reporter flies in World War II bomber ahead of tour's local visit

Ahead of the tour's stop in Livermore this weekend, I toured World War II B25 and B17 bombers -- aka the "Flying Fortress"...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by Don Fargy, on May 26, 2016 at 12:12 pm | 1 comment | 784 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to consider approving new superintendent contract

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to weigh a proposed contract with $309,664 in annual salary for Rick Schmitt, the...

Original post made on May. 24, 2016
Last comment by American, on May 25, 2016 at 6:00 pm | 3 comments | 1166 Views

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Six candidates vying to become new county supervisor for Blackhawk, Diablo

In the race to succeed the retiring Contra Costa County supervisor who represents Blackhawk and Diablo, a crowded field of...

Original post made on May. 25, 2016
Last comment by Shirley, on May 25, 2016 at 9:48 am | 2 comments | 2054 Views

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San Ramon city manager announces retirement

Greg Rogers is set to retire as San Ramon city manager this summer after more than five years as the city's top administrator. Read...

Original post made on May. 24, 2016
Last comment by MLOliver, on May 24, 2016 at 8:59 am | 2 comments | 1194 Views

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Venture student wins congressional art contest again

A senior in the San Ramon Valley's Venture Independent Study School recently won U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell's congressional...

Original post made on May. 17, 2016
Last comment by Kerry W, on May 20, 2016 at 8:30 am | 4 comments | 1276 Views

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EBMUD votes to end drought surcharge

Customer conservation combined with a surge in water supplies has prompted East Bay Municipal Utility District directors...

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1154 Views

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San Ramon council OKs new digital marquee sign

The San Ramon City Council unanimously authorized appropriating up to $55,000 Tuesday for a digital marquee sign to be installed...

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
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