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DA: Trio arrested in San Ramon Valley-based sex trafficking ring
A local couple and another man have been arrested on suspicion of taking part in a large-scale sex trafficking ring centered... Last comment 1 hour ago | 16 comments

SRVUSD names new assistant HR superintendent
The San Ramon Valley school board voted unanimously to appoint Keith Rogenski as the district's new assistant superintendent... Last comment on Aug 28, 2015 at 1:58 pm | 3 comments

Local boys win Babe Ruth World Series
The Tri-Valley all-stars finished their summer as the nation's best, winning the Babe Ruth 13-year-old World Series last... Last comment on Aug 28, 2015 at 3:08 pm | 2 comments

Danville man pleads guilty in $200 million fraud scheme
A Danville real estate executive has pleaded guilty to a $200 million mortgage fraud scheme that took place during the height... Last comment on Aug 26, 2015 at 12:33 pm | 6 comments

 
 
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"Mt. Diablo Wildfire"
A thick layer of smoke from the Mt. Diablo wildfire covers the hills of Blackhawk creating a sensational sunset. Submitted by Perry Lentine on Aug 25, 2010

 
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San Ramon council to interview Planning Commission candidates
The San Ramon City Council is set to host a special meeting Monday evening in its effort to name the city's newest planning commissioner. Friday, 4:21 PM

Water wholesaler talks rate increase, agency transparency
While the final plan is still a ways off and fairly amorphous, the writing is on the wall for the future of the Zone 7 Water Agency: They're probably going to have to raise their wholesale rates. Thursday, 11:01 PM

Danville set to host Home Expo
Residents from across the Tri-Valley will have the chance to meet with more than 40 home improvement and design professionals during the second annual Danville Home Expo this Sunday. Thursday, 6:12 PM

Local boys win Babe Ruth World Series
The Tri-Valley all-stars finished their summer as the nation's best, winning the Babe Ruth 13-year-old World Series last weekend in Jamestown, N.Y. Wednesday, 5:22 PM | 2 comments

Personnel file: Sewer district hires new manager
The Central Contra Costa Sanitary District (CCCSD) has announced the hire of a new communication services and intergovernmental relations manager. Thursday, 10:45 PM

Tri-Valley 14-year-old all-stars finish 2nd in World Series
A fierce late-game comeback fell just short for the Tri-Valley all-stars, who lost an 8-7 heart-breaker to New Jersey in the championship game of the Babe Ruth 14-year-old World Series last weekend in Pine Bluff, Ark. Thursday, 10:39 PM

San Ramon tech worker accused of stealing trade secrets
A tech worker from San Ramon suspected of stealing trade secrets was arrested last Thursday at San Francisco International Airport as he prepared to board a flight for China, according to the office of U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag. Tuesday, 10:28 PM

DSRSD reopens popular recycled water program to all
The Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD) has reopened its popular recycled water program to anyone who wishes to participate. Wednesday, 10:26 PM

Glazer bill aims to let school districts store more money for hard times
Local State Sen. Steve Glazer has introduced a bill that would allow state school districts to put away more money for difficult financial years than is currently allowed. Tuesday, 10:30 PM | 1 comments

Danville man pleads guilty in $200 million fraud scheme
A Danville real estate executive has pleaded guilty to a $200 million mortgage fraud scheme that took place during the height of the housing crisis, according to an unsealed plea agreement. Monday, 9:58 PM | 6 comments

Ex-Cal High principal takes temporary post in Benicia
Former California High School principal Mark Corti has headed back to the office, agreeing to become interim principal at Benicia High School a little more than a year after he retired from the San Ramon campus following 15 years at the helm. Sunday, 9:18 PM | 1 comments

 

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