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Danville to appeal ruling in SummerHill Homes lawsuit
The Danville Town Council has voted unanimously to appeal a Contra Costa County judge's recent ruling that the town acted... Last comment 12 minutes ago | 55 comments

EBMUD implements new watering restrictions
The San Ramon Valley's primary water provider told its customers Tuesday afternoon to comply with new statewide mandatory... Last comment 1 hour ago | 38 comments

City: Flyers about San Ramon casino are false
San Ramon city officials have posted a message on the city website denying claims made in a flyer that has been mailed to... Last comment 12 hours ago | 7 comments

Danville council declares intent to ban plastic bags
Danville could be on its way to banning single-use carryout plastic bags after the Town Council approved a resolution of... Last comment 2 hours ago | 14 comments

 
 
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"Mark Madsen returns to SRVHS"
San Ramon Valley High School basketball alum Mark Madsen (Class of '94), who also starred at Stanford and helped the Lakers win 2 NBA titles, returned to his alma mater Monday night to speak to this year's crop of players and parents at the annual basketball banquet. Mark stressed to the players that as members of a large and close fraternity of SRV players throughout the years, they will come to use many of the lessons they've learned as part of the program. Here Mark mixes with this year's 5 seniors who were honored for their 4 years of playing SRV basketball. (L-R) Griffen Kapulica, Gavin Foltz, Madsen, Clayton Correa, Logan Louks, and Michael Hernbroth. Submitted by Gary Hernbroth on Mar 21, 2012

 
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San Ramon City Hall to break ground next month
The ground-breaking of the long-awaited new San Ramon City Hall building is set for Sept. 9 at Central Park. Thursday, 4:19 PM | 1 comments

Concord man's death not believed to be related to Danville fight
Police said foul play does not appear to be involved in the death of a 20-year-old Concord man who was involved in a fight in Danville over the weekend. Thursday, 9:53 AM

Pleasanton, Concord trail extension finished
The East Bay Regional Park District held a dedication ceremony at Creekside Park Tuesday for the completion of the Iron Horse Trail extension from the Dublin/Pleasanton BART station to Santa Rita Road in Pleasanton. Thursday, 4:25 PM

SRVUSD creates new volunteer requirements
The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has implemented a new online application system for adults wishing to volunteer on a school campus or drive students on school-related trips. Wednesday, 5:51 PM

Alamo writer/producer films movie locally; daughter stars
Greg Lyon, who lives in Alamo, began writing the script for "Gibby" about four years ago after seeing a father and daughter and their gibbon when he was picking up his son from a summer camp at Stanford University. Tuesday, 3:26 PM

San Ramon residents organize protest against Creekside Memorial Cemetery
More than 450 people participated in a hike Saturday to protest against the Creekside Memorial Cemetery proposed for the Tassajara Valley. Monday, 4:03 PM | 15 comments

SRVFPD recognized for financial reporting
For the 13th year in a row, the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District has received the certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada. Tuesday, 3:57 PM | 1 comments

Vehicle crashes, possession arrests lead San Ramon PD call log
The San Ramon Police Department provides the DanvilleSanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from July 31-Aug. 6, omitting the more mundane, such as routine traffic stops, service requests, noise complaints and domestic disturbances. Wednesday, 1:31 PM

S.F. lawyer nominated for No. California federal court post
A former federal prosecutor and current law firm partner was nominated by President Barack Obama Monday to serve on the San Francisco-based U.S. District Court for Northern California, which handles cases involving Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley Tuesday, 4:01 PM

Danville resident honored for police volunteerism
Danville police volunteer Paul Cowell has been honored for years of service to the town through the department's Volunteer In Policing (VIP) program. Monday, 4:27 PM | 1 comments

San Ramon seeks new home for Central Park basketball courts
As the ground breaking of the San Ramon City Hall building draws near, relocation of the basketball courts that currently occupy the construction area was discussed at the San Ramon Parks and Community Services Commission meeting Wednesday.
Sunday, 6:34 PM | 3 comments

Stanford seeks children who like milkshakes for obesity study
Stanford University researchers are looking for volunteers to participate in their experiment -- by drinking chocolate milkshakes. Monday, 4:23 PM

Burglaries, crashes lead DPD log
The Danville Police Department provides the DanvilleSanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from July 27-Aug. 2, omitting the more mundane, such as routine traffic stops, service requests, noise complaints and domestic disturbances. Sunday, 6:35 PM

Water agencies ordered to enforce statewide restrictions
A state agency Thursday ordered local water agencies to enforce mandatory statewide water restrictions implemented because of California's
severe drought. Sunday, 6:36 PM | 3 comments

New credit scoring could help home buyers
The National Association of Realtors this week praised a decision by FICO, the Fair Isaac Corp. credit monitoring agency, that it will no longer penalize borrowers for certain debt-collection activities when calculating credit scores. Sunday, 6:38 PM | 6 comments

Danville council restricts parking near SRVHS
The Danville Town Council voted unanimously Tuesday to restrict parking on Las Barrancas Drive near San Ramon Valley High after residents voiced concerns about traffic and pedestrian safety in the neighborhood. Thursday, 1:57 PM | 11 comments

Warriors player surprises San Ramon basketball camp
Participants at a San Ramon basketball clinic received a surprise visit Tuesday from Golden State Warriors center Festus Ezeli.
Thursday, 2:45 PM

Traffic delays on Short Street, Railroad Avenue
Motorists should anticipate traffic delays and road blocks on Short Street and Railroad Avenue on Aug. 20th for a major construction project. Tuesday, 1:51 PM

SRPD logs feature vandalism, crashes, thefts
The San Ramon Police Department provides the DanvilleSanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from July 24-30, omitting the more mundane. Thursday, 11:34 AM

Back-to-school nights set in San Ramon Valley
The San Ramon Valley Unified School District posted a list this week of dates and times for each school's back-to-school night event. The list is arranged in columns by name of school, date, grade and time. Thursday, 12:23 PM

Danville to appeal ruling in SummerHill Homes lawsuit
The Danville Town Council has voted unanimously to appeal a Contra Costa County judge's recent ruling that the town acted improperly during its approval of a new residential development proposed for the northeast part of town. Wednesday, 7:02 PM | 55 comments

Danville council declares intent to ban plastic bags
Danville could be on its way to banning single-use carryout plastic bags after the Town Council approved a resolution of intent to restrict distribution of such bags Tuesday. Wednesday, 8:01 PM | 14 comments

EBMUD implements new watering restrictions
The San Ramon Valley's primary water provider told its customers Tuesday afternoon to comply with new statewide mandatory watering restrictions, but said it would not issue tickets or fines to users who ignore the recently adopted rules. Tuesday, 5:45 PM | 38 comments

City: Flyers about San Ramon casino are false
San Ramon city officials have posted a message on the city website denying claims made in a flyer that has been mailed to residents asking them to contact the city about a "new casino in San Ramon." Tuesday, 3:08 PM | 7 comments

Candidate lists set for local elections
The candidate lists are set as the nomination period has closed for seats on the Danville Town Council, San Ramon Valley school board and other regional governing boards up for election this November. Monday, 3:00 PM

Bay Area gas prices fall steeply in July
Gas prices throughout Northern California dropped steeply in July and are now under $4 per gallon in most of the Bay Area, AAA officials said Tuesday. Wednesday, 6:15 PM

Actor Robin Williams dies; made his mark in Danville with 'Mrs. Doubtfire'
Actor Robin Williams, who was found dead at his Bay Area home Monday, left his mark in Danville in the early-1990s with the filming of "Mrs. Doubtfire." Monday, 10:29 PM

'Rising star' takes helm as Cal High principal
California High School has ushered in a new era, with Sarah Wondolowski moving in to the principal's office to begin her tenure as head administrator at the San Ramon campus. Thursday, 5:12 PM | 4 comments

Police looking into possibility man's death related to Danville fight