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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bay Area nonprofit wins state teacher tenure lawsuit

California's teacher tenure laws were declared unconstitutional Tuesday by a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge, ruling...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 14, 2014 at 6:21 pm | 11 comments | 2281 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Washington man arrested in connection with San Ramon home invasions

A Washington man has been charged in connection with a pair of recent San Ramon home invasions, including one in which a...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Jun 13, 2014 at 1:05 pm | 5 comments | 2346 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DPD: Pittsburg residents arrested after 'casing' neighborhood

Four Pittsburg residents were arrested Tuesday in Danville on a variety of charges, including drug counts and probation violations,...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Jun 11, 2014 at 8:59 am | 10 comments | 4271 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firefighters sustain heat-related injuries in Alamo house fire response

A two-alarm house fire damaged a vacant home in Alamo and left two firefighters with heat-related injuries Monday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2014
Last comment by Thank You, on Jun 10, 2014 at 10:36 am | 3 comments | 1623 Views

AROUND TOWN

Second workshop set on San Ramon trail overcrossings

Local officials are holding another public workshop Monday (June 9) to gather more citizen ideas for the design of the Iron...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 10, 2014 at 7:50 am | 4 comments | 1766 Views

AROUND TOWN

Republicans after 5 Mixer

Social gathering - EVERYONE WELCOME - This is your chance to come and meet and socialize with other like-minded Republicans....

Original post made by SRVRWF on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Danville Hartz, on Jun 9, 2014 at 10:15 am | 7 comments | 769 Views

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Bill to mandate kindergarten passes Assembly

The Assembly last week passed a bill that would make kindergarten attendance mandatory for students before they can take...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 8, 2014 at 12:15 pm | 3 comments | 5479 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Primary results set stage for local Congress, Assembly runoffs

San Ramon Valley residents were among the voters who set the stage for federal and state runoffs in November, elected officials...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2014
Last comment by Samantha Rios, on Jun 7, 2014 at 8:27 pm | 16 comments | 4482 Views

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Scholars honored by local AAUW branch

Ten college women on various academic journeys received scholarships from the Danville-Alamo-Walnut Creek branch of the American...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2014
Last comment by Lynn, on Jun 7, 2014 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 1981 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local teens talk about mental health

Adults may remember high school as the best years of their lives, but this isn't the case for many teens. One wrote in this...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by DanvilleDad, on Jun 6, 2014 at 5:37 pm | 5 comments | 2187 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Court: Red-light camera evidence presumed authentic

The California Supreme Court made it easier Thursday for prosecutors to use red-light camera evidence against drivers who...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Kim, on Jun 5, 2014 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 3319 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Theft reports top Danville PD call log

The Danville Police Department provides the DanvilleSanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2014
Last comment by spcwt, on Jun 3, 2014 at 9:52 am | 1 comment | 1578 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DA: No criminal charges in BART officer's friendly fire death

No criminal charges will be filed in the fatal shooting of BART police Sgt. Thomas "Tommy" Smith during a probation search...

Original post made on May. 31, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 2, 2014 at 8:31 am | 2 comments | 1738 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley teen sentenced to prison for cyclist's death

A Pleasanton teen was sentenced Friday to nine years in state prison for a crash in Pleasanton last June that killed a bicyclist...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 2, 2014 at 7:19 am | 1 comment | 2094 Views

AROUND TOWN

Small grass fire doused in Danville

Firefighters put out a small vegetation fire in Danville Thursday afternoon after flames sparked while dry native weeds were...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by JRM, on Jun 2, 2014 at 7:17 am | 1 comment | 2666 Views

AROUND TOWN

Faria Preserve heading to San Ramon City Council

The proposed Faria Preserve residential development is now expected to come before the San Ramon City Council this summer...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Anita, on Jun 1, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 8 comments | 6064 Views

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Contra Costa voters to decide another community college bond measure

Contra Costa County residents will decide next week whether to approve a $450 million bond measure to improve Contra Costa...

Original post made on May. 31, 2014
Last comment by George, on May 31, 2014 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 4642 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Salmonella warning issued for drink mixes by Bay Area company

The California Department of Public Health is warning the public not to eat three products from a Novato-based company that...

Original post made on May. 30, 2014
Last comment by J. Lister, on May 30, 2014 at 9:42 am | 2 comments | 3859 Views

AROUND TOWN

Forever families: Maddie's Fund Adoption Days this weekend

Paul and Stacy Brunner first learned about Cookie when she was featured in the Pleasanton Weekly as a "special needs dog"...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by dogfather, on May 29, 2014 at 1:20 pm | 3 comments | 6404 Views

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Contra Costa County seeks poll workers

Contra Costa County is looking for poll workers for Danville, San Ramon and other county polling places in advance of next...

Original post made on May. 29, 2014
Last comment by Kathy, on May 29, 2014 at 10:18 am | 1 comment | 1573 Views
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