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California graduation rate improves, remains below local results

California's high school graduation rate increased in 2013 for the fourth year in a row, but it remained lower than results...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on May 9, 2014 at 4:12 pm | 3 comments | 2206 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to weigh deal with teachers union

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to consider giving approval Tuesday to a tentative agreement with the local teachers...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by GD, on Mar 25, 2015 at 10:09 am | 7 comments | 2204 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Does transportation impact current home prices

Dear Neighbors, Today, via HSVT (HSBC), a Reuters report discussed the impact of transportation access on the value of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 4:26 pm | 1 comment | 2204 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo could make it as a town, says financial report

A Comprehensive Fiscal Analysis conducted by the engineering firm Winzler and Kelly found that the town of Alamo would have...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Rachel Wells, on Jul 31, 2008 at 5:29 pm | 2 comments | 2204 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The ABCs of Measure C

Voters living in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have a decision to make regarding the future of their schools....

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Objective Viewpoint, on Apr 30, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 9 comments | 2203 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo intersection project off the table

So many fired-up Alamo residents made the trek to last night's Tri-Valley Transportation Council meeting at the Dougherty...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by Jennifer Crest, on Jul 2, 2008 at 10:00 am | 2 comments | 2203 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

yourtownofalamo@yahoo.com

Dear Editor and Readers, Today, our region's neighbors created an e-mail address to receive questions and comments on...

Original post made by CDSI Courtesy on Sep. 26, 2008
Last comment by CDSI courtesy, on Oct 10, 2008 at 11:56 am | 3 comments | 2203 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

EBRPD buys land in San Ramon Valley to connect popular parks, trails

The East Bay Regional Park District board decided Tuesday to acquire 362 acres of land in the San Ramon Valley that will...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2015
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Sep 11, 2015 at 6:48 am | 2 comments | 2203 Views

SPORTS

Town Council election could be canceled as incumbents run unopposed

The Nov. 2 election could be canceled, at least for the Town Council, as no one seems interested in running against two incumbents....

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Just Plain Hal, on Aug 12, 2010 at 10:14 am | 15 comments | 2202 Views

AROUND TOWN

Houston declares run for county supervisor

State Assemblyman Guy Houston (R, San Ramon) declared his intention to run for Supervisor of District 3 this afternoon in...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2007
Last comment by Leonard Vinci, on Aug 3, 2007 at 9:26 am | 2 comments | 2202 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested by Danville police on targeted crime-prevention patrol

Danville police arrested a Castro Valley man for possessing burglary tools, drugs and a weapon early Wednesday morning following...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2015
Last comment by Jan, on Dec 18, 2015 at 12:05 pm | 3 comments | 2202 Views

SPORTS

Drew Brees

Drew Brees is not only the MVP of the Super Bowl, but also a man of integrity whose generosity has helped save the city of...

Original post made by Boilermaker on Feb. 7, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 10, 2010 at 6:34 am | 4 comments | 2201 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pedestrians wave red flags to cross Danville Boulevard

Red flags mean "stop" for drivers on Danville Boulevard in Alamo. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4422...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by Krak Potts, on May 7, 2008 at 9:21 am | 8 comments | 2201 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teachers waive appreciation week

For years now the tradition at Greenbrook Elementary School has been that during March parents would collect donations,...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Mar 17, 2009 at 9:30 am | 9 comments | 2201 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Seniors use canes for more than stability

You might find Robert Worthington walking around town with a wooden cane, but not necessarily because he needs help with...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Wondering, on Jan 17, 2013 at 8:45 am | 11 comments | 2201 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firemen receive medals of honor for heroic work in fighting Blackhawk house fire

Eight firefighters with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District recently received medals of honor for their work in...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by oscar, on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:51 am | 23 comments | 2200 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Magee Ranch draft environmental impact report is 'inadequate,' residents say

Danville's Planning Commission got an earful Tuesday night when approximately 100 residents attended a public hearing on...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by John, on Feb 4, 2013 at 3:31 pm | 23 comments | 2200 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bay airports increase security after Christmas Day terror incident

Bay Area airports have increased security in response to what appears to have been an attempted terrorist attack on a Detroit-bound...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2009
Last comment by Robert Sicks, on Dec 31, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 2199 Views

AROUND TOWN

Medical marijuana on the agenda

The Town Council is expected to extend a temporary ban to keep medical marijuana facilities from locating within Danville,...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Batti, on Nov 20, 2009 at 2:11 pm | 28 comments | 2199 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BB gunner hit cars overnight in San Ramon

Car windows across San Ramon were shot out last night by someone with a BB gun, police said. Sgt. Mike Boehrer said windows...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Ralphie, on Jul 28, 2010 at 5:33 pm | 8 comments | 2199 Views
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