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Andersen named Board of Supervisors vice chair

Contra Costa County Supervisor Candace Andersen, whose district includes the San Ramon Valley, was selected to serve as Board...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2015
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Jan 10, 2015 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 701 Views

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Golden Gate Bridge to close this weekend

The Golden Gate Bridge will close this weekend for the installation of a 13,340-foot moveable median barrier to provide a...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Jan 9, 2015 at 10:57 am | 1 comment | 618 Views

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Buchanan announces State Senate bid

Former San Ramon Valley assemblywoman Joan Buchanan announced this week that she will seek a soon-to-be-vacated seat in the...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by voter, on Jan 8, 2015 at 1:09 pm | 16 comments | 1923 Views

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Deadline extended for Iron Horse trail overcrossing surveys

San Ramon city officials have extended the deadline for online surveys seeking public input on conceptual designs for Iron...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2014
Last comment by JRM, on Jan 8, 2015 at 10:41 am | 3 comments | 1602 Views

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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...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2014
Last comment by MrsS, on Jan 2, 2015 at 11:15 pm | 16 comments | 2835 Views

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Sierra Nevada snowpack survey finds more snow than last year

A survey of snowpack in the Sierra Nevada found more snow than last year for this time of winter, but statewide measurements...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 2, 2015 at 2:50 pm | 2 comments | 887 Views

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'With every breath I take'

Clare Dowling, a Danville native and dual-lung transplant recipient, is set to appear in the 126th annual Rose Parade on...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by jeanie, on Dec 30, 2014 at 6:31 pm | 1 comment | 1365 Views

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DVHS grad found dead in Berkeley

A Dougherty Valley High School graduate was identified this week as the man found dead in the middle of UC Berkeley's fraternity...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Dec 27, 2014 at 6:32 am | 1 comment | 2665 Views

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Break-ins, drug charges lead SRPD log

The San Ramon Police Department provides DanvilleSanRamon.com with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by frankly, on Dec 22, 2014 at 6:08 am | 2 comments | 1018 Views

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Danville council to discuss garbage rate increases

The Danville Town Council is set to debate directing the regional solid waste authority to raise local collection rates by...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by Xin Han, on Dec 17, 2014 at 1:17 pm | 4 comments | 866 Views

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Bring donations for the troops to Lunardi's today

Delta Nu Psi will collect donations for packages that it sends to the troops in the War Zone today from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Friday,...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2014
Last comment by Donations, on Dec 14, 2014 at 11:47 am | 1 comment | 422 Views

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Vets to be honored in Alamo, Danville and San Ramon

San Ramon Valley Republican Women Federated (SRVRWF) is sponsoring the Wreaths Across America project for the Alamo Cemetery...

Original post made by Cindy S W on Dec. 8, 2014
Last comment by Jon, on Dec 12, 2014 at 4:01 pm | 3 comments | 262 Views

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See Something in Town? Let us know with Danville Connect app!

Responding to a comment regarding storm preparations made me think this would be an opportune time to talk about a great...

Original post made by Geoff Gillette on Dec. 12, 2014
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Bay Area braces for heavy rain, high winds

Bay Area residents should prepare themselves for heavy rain and strong winds when a storm expected to be the largest of the...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 12, 2014 at 10:43 am | 4 comments | 1538 Views

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Alamo Mortgage Corp. broker charged with fraud

A longtime Walnut Creek real estate broker and Alamo Mortgage Corp. officer is in jail after allegedly defrauding his neighbors...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1614 Views

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Tassajara Valley cemetery returns to San Ramon council

The proposed Creekside Memorial Cemetery project is set to return to the San Ramon City Council during its regular meeting...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2014
Last comment by Netizen, on Dec 10, 2014 at 10:46 am | 11 comments | 1252 Views

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Make your 2015 New Year's resolution early this year to spend less money on childcare and more on your family!

Are you spending more than $360/week for your nanny? Are you scrounging together childcare arrangements while the kids are...

Original post made by Nicole Biondi on Dec. 8, 2014
There are no comments yet. 41 Views

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San Ramon Valley's new assemblywoman takes oath of office

The San Ramon Valley officially has its new assemblywoman, with Catharine Baker (R-Pleasanton) taking the oath of office...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2014
Last comment by Louise, on Dec 5, 2014 at 7:21 pm | 5 comments | 996 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: He leapt to help his fellow man

Phil Scholz was the kind of guy who always reached out to help others. So it was in character Jan. 20 at the train station...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 5, 2014 at 9:44 am | 2 comments | 1196 Views

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San Ramon Valley Fire chaplains to hold candlelight vigil

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District chaplains are set to host a candlelight vigil this weekend to honor family...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Chaplain Nick Vleisides, on Dec 4, 2014 at 9:29 am | 1 comment | 819 Views
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