News

View all | Post your own topic

Report: All 4 local high schools rank among top 10% in state
Each of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District's comprehensive high schools ranked among the 220 best in California,... Last comment 17 hours ago | 2 comments

All-day fundraiser aims to bring in $1 million for East Bay nonprofits
The annual East Bay Gives fundraising blitz will get underway in about a week, aiming to fund 502 regional nonprofits, including... Last comment on Apr 28, 2016 at 8:44 am | 1 comment

School board backs Windemere Ranch 'Acceptance Week' LGBT lessons
Dozens of students, parents and teachers turned out last week as the school board hosted an impassioned debate about recent... Last comment on May 1, 2016 at 8:19 am | 11 comments

EBMUD suspending water-waster penalties
An ordinance that imposes fines on suspected water wasters in the San Ramon Valley and other parts of the East Bay as a reaction... Last comment on Apr 27, 2016 at 7:21 am | 1 comment

 
 
See complete photo gallery | Upload your photo

"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

 
Follow us on Twitter
 
 
News

San Ramon: Man killed after crashing into crane on I-680
A motorist was killed in a crash with a mobile construction crane on Interstate 680 in San Ramon late Thursday night, according to the California Highway Patrol. Sunday, 10:58 PM | 2 comments

Need a kitty fix? Check out this purrody
Cue the kittens. Several darling little felines looking for homes through the East Bay SPCA were chosen to star in a video recently, a tweaked version of Adele's song, "Hello," presented as "Meow." Sunday, 11:02 PM | 1 comments

Report: All 4 local high schools rank among top 10% in state
Each of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District's comprehensive high schools ranked among the 220 best in California, and one finished in the top 1% in the nation, according to the latest U.S. News and World Report "Best High Schools" list. Thursday, 12:19 PM | 2 comments

SRPD: San Lorenzo man arrested after robbery, carjacking
San Ramon police arrested a San Lorenzo resident for a reported armed robbery and carjacking at Safeway on San Ramon Valley Boulevard on Tuesday evening, a department spokesman said on Thursday. Sunday, 10:49 PM

Village Theatre presents new 'Art Tag = Inspire' exhibit
Danville's Village Theatre & Art Gallery is set to host a new exhibit, "Art Tag = Inspire," in which female artists stepped out of their traditional comfort zones to create fresh and unique artworks. Thursday, 12:38 PM | 1 comments

School board backs Windemere Ranch 'Acceptance Week' LGBT lessons
Dozens of students, parents and teachers turned out last week as the school board hosted an impassioned debate about recent "Acceptance Week" lessons focused on gender and sexual identity at San Ramon's Windemere Ranch Middle School. Thursday, 12:22 AM | 11 comments

All-day fundraiser aims to bring in $1 million for East Bay nonprofits
The annual East Bay Gives fundraising blitz will get underway in about a week, aiming to fund 502 regional nonprofits, including six in the San Ramon Valley. Wednesday, 11:21 PM | 1 comments

San Ramon seeks applicants for city commissions
The city of San Ramon recently announced openings for boards, committees and commissions positions. Thursday, 12:17 PM | 1 comments

SRVUSD announces finalist for superintendent
Rick Schmitt, a San Diego County schools superintendent, has been selected as the finalist to fill the same position in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District starting this summer, pending a positive site visit in his current district and successful contract negotiations. Tuesday, 6:01 PM | 8 comments

EBMUD suspending water-waster penalties
An ordinance that imposes fines on suspected water wasters in the San Ramon Valley and other parts of the East Bay as a reaction to the state's drought is being lifted, according to the East Bay Municipal Utility District. Tuesday, 7:07 PM | 1 comments

Community college district hires police chief; searching for new chancellor, DVC president
A longtime New Jersey police official has taken the reins as the new director of police, safety and emergency services for the Contra Costa Community College District. Wednesday, 11:20 PM

 

Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 735 views

Representing me or my money?
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 539 views