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San Ramon council OKs Faria Preserve development
The San Ramon City Council upheld the planning commission's approval of the proposed Faria Preserve residential development... Last comment on Sep 25, 2014 at 10:15 am | 8 comments

New law aims to reduce uninsured drivers in California
More low-income Californians will now have the opportunity to purchase affordable automobile insurance. Read the full story... Last comment on Sep 29, 2014 at 9:20 am | 2 comments

Swalwell bill would ban penalties on online business critics
A proposed bill introduced this week by Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) would make it illegal for businesses to penalize... Last comment on Sep 20, 2014 at 8:05 am | 7 comments

Four candidates in San Ramon Valley school board race so far
The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has three Board of Education seats up for election this fall and so far four... Last comment 39 minutes ago | 27 comments

 
 
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"TEAM CHACHI !!!!"
24 friends & family members ran the Marine Memorial Marathon in Washington D.C. in honor of Josh "Chachi" Corral, and ALL runners finished the 26.2 miles course! Pictured above are: (back) Grant Vandevanter, Jason Roudnev, Jordy Corral, Len Hack, Arnie Corral, Bridget Larin and Ed Corral. (Front) Jack Griffin, Zack Corral, Karen Corral, Andrew Vu, Kaelin Ragan, Theresa Carl, Fabiola DeAguinaga, Kayla King & Christina Corral. (Middle Right) Latisha Endsley & Jessie Esteban. Not pictured: Joaquin Aranda and Caryn Bostrom. Submitted by Angie Roudnev on Nov 7, 2012

 
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California enacts statewide plastic bag ban
Single-use plastic bags will be banned at many stores in California starting next year after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill prohibiting their use, the governor's office announced Tuesday morning. Tuesday, 10:20 AM

Donate blood in Danville, San Ramon
Eligible donors in Danville and San Ramon will have the opportunity to donate blood to the American Red Cross in October, which is Liver Awareness Month. Tuesday, 9:58 AM

Burglary, theft reports top Danville police log
The Danville Police Department provides DanvilleSanRamon.com with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from Sept. 7-13, omitting the more mundane. Monday, 5:46 PM

New law changes California's initiative process
New legislation governing the initiative process in California was signed into law Saturday by Gov. Jerry Brown. Monday, 5:53 PM

County awarded federal domestic violence grant
Contra Costa County is one of just four counties nationwide that will receive federal funding for a new program that aims to identify and stop potentially deadly domestic violence offenders. Monday, 5:47 PM

SRVUSD sees 98% exit exam pass rate
San Ramon Valley Unified sophomores have continued to excel in the English and math portions on the California High School Exit Exam, posting a 98% pass rate on the 2013-14 test. Sunday, 8:23 PM | 1 comments

Albertsons, Safeway name leadership team for newly merged company
AB Acquisition LLC (Albertsons) and Safeway Inc. have announced the new senior leadership team and division leaders for the combined company that will take effect upon the closing of the proposed merger transaction, which is pending customary regulatory approvals. Sunday, 8:26 PM

San Ramon rejoins Tri-Valley federal lobbying effort
San Ramon will join the four Tri-Valley communities in utilizing a Virginia-based lobbying firm to help advocate for federal funding for regional projects. Thursday, 3:45 PM

Petty thefts, DUIs lead SRPD call log
The San Ramon Police Department provides DanvilleSanRamon.com with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from Sept. 4-10, omitting the more mundane. Sunday, 8:22 PM

San Ramon council OKs Faria Preserve development
The San Ramon City Council upheld the planning commission's approval of the proposed Faria Preserve residential development with a 4-1 vote Tuesday night. Wednesday, 5:01 PM | 8 comments

SRVUSD student enrollment up in 2014-15
Student enrollment in San Ramon Valley schools has increased this school year compared to the last fall term, with the highest spikes seen in middle and high schools, according to data presented to the school board Tuesday. Wednesday, 3:38 PM

 

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