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SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Christmas Memories' exhibit opens at Danville museum

Christmas has arrived early at the Museum of the San Ramon Valley with the opening of its traditional "Christmas Memories"...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2017
There are no comments yet. 715 Views

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BART board votes for more bike parking, fewer seats on trains

More bikes and fewer seats on trains continue to be priorities for the BART board of directors, which voted Thursday to increase...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2017
Last comment by Xin Han, on Feb 17, 2017 at 2:39 pm | 4 comments | 543 Views

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Danville council considers raising parking fee for new downtown development

The Danville Town Council is set to weigh options Tuesday for potentially increasing the fee charged to new downtown businesses...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2017
Last comment by Long term resident, on Feb 17, 2017 at 6:48 am | 4 comments | 2116 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon council to hear update on Iron Horse Trail overcrossing at Bollinger

The San Ramon City Council is set to receive an update on city grant applications for the proposal to bring an overcrossing...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2017
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Feb 15, 2017 at 10:55 pm | 4 comments | 1651 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Legislation would make it easier to pass local transportation funding measures

Proposed legislation announced by State Sen. Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) this week would make it easier for local governments...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2017
Last comment by DG, on Feb 15, 2017 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 453 Views

SPORTS

Urban Shield expected to draw police, protestors to Pleasanton

A four-day event beginning at the Alameda County Fairgrounds this Friday is expected to bring hundreds of first responders...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2017
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Assemblywoman Baker announces staffing changes

The San Ramon Valley's Assemblywoman Catharine Baker (R-San Ramon) announced this week a series of staffing changes in her...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2017
Last comment by Water watcher, on Feb 13, 2017 at 7:39 am | 3 comments | 1043 Views

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Protestors call for county DA's resignation, sheriff's office to end contract with ICE

A rally Wednesday outside the Contra Costa County Administration Building in Martinez called for the sheriff's office to...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2017
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Feb 10, 2017 at 2:53 pm | 31 comments | 2054 Views

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Valentine's Day Angels: Patrolling the Golden Gate to help save lives

A day that is for many a chance to celebrate love and affection is for others a difficult one that can bring on feelings...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by Diane munayer, on Feb 10, 2017 at 1:16 pm | 1 comment | 1196 Views

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Dougherty Valley High senior to perform in symphony's 'Inspirational Journeys'

Livermore-Amador Symphony's 54th regular season continues Feb. 18 with "Inspirational Journeys" conducted by Music Director...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by Beth, on Feb 10, 2017 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 1164 Views

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Portion of Diablo Road reopens after storm-related closure

A portion of Diablo Road in Danville has reopened in both directions Thursday afternoon after a tree knocked power lines...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by In Danger, on Feb 10, 2017 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 593 Views

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Tri-Valley Muslim group to host post-inauguration neighbors panel

Members of the Tri-Valley's Muslim community are joining together to present a neighbors panel the day after Inauguration...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2017
Last comment by Tom's decent twin, on Feb 9, 2017 at 8:20 am | 4 comments | 1030 Views

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San Ramon council to talk revenue enhancement, strategic visioning

The San Ramon City Council is set to hold a workshop Tuesday evening during which council members will discuss revenue enhancement...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by Resident , on Feb 7, 2017 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 475 Views

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San Ramon police investigating armed bank robbery

Police are looking for a man who robbed a US Bank in San Ramon on Monday afternoon. According to police, the robbery occurred...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by It wasn't me, on Feb 7, 2017 at 8:17 am | 2 comments | 4255 Views

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Community college district names new chancellor

The Contra Costa Community College District's governing board members announced at a special meeting Friday that they have...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2017
Last comment by , on Feb 4, 2017 at 12:52 pm | 1 comment | 1847 Views

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Dublin: 2-year-old girl among injured in head-on crash

Three people were injured, including a 2-year-old girl and her mother, in a head-on crash in Dublin on Thursday morning,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by SHale, on Feb 3, 2017 at 11:39 am | 2 comments | 3046 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART to pay nearly $1.3 million in hazardous materials suit

BART has been ordered to pay $1.275 million in a settlement with three district attorney's offices in the region, including...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2017
Last comment by Long Term Resident, on Feb 2, 2017 at 9:53 pm | 1 comment | 692 Views

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East Bay Parks opens 24th annual trails challenge

A trails challenge kicked off this month in the East Bay, giving hikers the chance to earn a free commemorative pin for their...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2017
Last comment by Walker, on Feb 2, 2017 at 5:35 pm | 2 comments | 800 Views

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Contra Costa County unemployment at 4%

Contra Costa County finished last month with an unemployment rate of 4%, according to data from the California Employment...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2017
Last comment by Neighbor, on Feb 2, 2017 at 3:20 pm | 6 comments | 2458 Views

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Eshoo introduces bill requiring presidents, candidates to release tax returns

Bay Area Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-Palo Alto) introduced a new bill on Thursday that would require presidents and presidential...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2017
Last comment by I. Ronnie Abownds , on Feb 1, 2017 at 9:39 am | 10 comments | 812 Views
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A great Leap Day idea moves forward
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Apologies to Irving Berlin
By John A. Barry | 3 comments | 460 views