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EBMUD, other agencies reach clean water pact
The East Bay Municipal Utility District, the city of Oakland and six other East Bay cities have reached an agreement with... Last comment on Jul 29, 2014 at 10:07 am | 2 comments

Danville mayor, councilwoman file election papers
A pair of Danville Town Council seats are up for election this November, and the two incumbents were the first candidates... Last comment 1 hour ago | 12 comments

Contra Costa unemployment rises 0.2%
Unemployment rates in the Bay Area increased slightly from May to June, bucking a downward trend statewide, according to... Last comment on Jul 24, 2014 at 11:54 am | 2 comments

San Ramon council addresses water-use strategies
San Ramon's water sustainability -- past, present and future -- was the main topic of conversation Tuesday at the City Council... Last comment 19 hours ago | 5 comments

 
 
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The Mustang Blaze won 3-2 in OT to win the U11 Division of the Dublin Shamrock Tournament. Players: Katherine Gillen, Izzi Strand, Lindsay Mescall, Brooke Balthasar, Katie Peruzzaro, Caroline Chu, Audrey Biekert, Kylie Kumnick, Samantha Berry, Tatum Geist, Kylie Yarwood, Peyton Delaney. Coaches: Pat Berry and Scott Kumnick Submitted by Marta Gillen on Aug 16, 2012

 
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Seniors Series: Activities keep minds, bodies well-tuned
Once over the hill, we pick up speed -- so the joke goes. This may be so, but seniors today aim at slowing down the process, by eating right and exercising their brains as well as their bodies. Wednesday, 10:44 AM

Alcohol violations, thefts lead San Ramon PD call log
The San Ramon Police Department provides the Danville-SanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from July 10-16, omitting the more mundane. Tuesday, 1:57 PM

Oakland A's lease gets county board approval
The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to approve an agreement to extend the Oakland Athletics' lease at the O.co Coliseum for another 10 years. Tuesday, 2:03 PM | 1 comments

Seniors Series: Pros and cons of adopting a new pet
When Gail Ruvalcaba met Puddles at the Valley Humane Society, she knew he was the purrfect pet for her. She was seeking to provide a good life -- and a good ending -- for a cat, and Puddles, although less than 2 years old, has a limited life expectancy. Tuesday, 11:23 AM | 1 comments

EBMUD, other agencies reach clean water pact
The East Bay Municipal Utility District, the city of Oakland and six other East Bay cities have reached an agreement with federal environmental regulators to prevent sewage overflows and spills into the San Francisco Bay, officials said Monday. Monday, 2:51 PM | 2 comments

Safeway shareholders approve Albertsons merger
In a move that could have far-reaching implications for the Tri-Valley, Safeway shareholders voted overwhelmingly Friday to approve the acquisition of the Pleasanton-based supermarket chain by an affiliate of Albertsons, another national supermarket firm that has its corporate headquarters in Boise, Idaho. Monday, 3:48 PM | 1 comments

San Ramon reschedules road closures
City officials have announced that recently advertised road construction on Bollinger Canyon and Norris Canyon roads was rescheduled, and the projects for both locations are now set for the first week of August. Monday, 5:14 PM

BART awarded $17.4 million anti-terrorism grant
BART has been awarded a $17.4 million transportation security grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), announced U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin), whose district covers San Ramon. Monday, 10:27 AM

Vandalism, theft, traffic stop arrests top DPD log
The Danville Police Department provides the Danville-SanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from July 13-19, omitting the more mundane. Sunday, 10:52 PM | 1 comments

Dead bird in Danville among 11 new West Nile virus cases
Contra Costa County has seen 11 new positive cases of West Nile virus in mosquitoes, chickens and dead birds, including one crow found in Danville, officials announced Friday. Sunday, 10:50 PM

Tri-Valley Heroes
We are seeking nominations and sponsorships for the Tri-Valley Heroes awards program, our salute to the individuals, groups or organizations that stand out because of their actions, integrity or honor. Tuesday, 9:49 PM