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SRVUSD announces superintendent finalist

Rick Schmitt, a San Diego County schools superintendent, has been selected as the finalist to fill the same position in the...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2016
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, 46 minutes ago | 7 comments | 898 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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,...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2016
Last comment by Skooter, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 1100 Views

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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...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2016
Last comment by Danville, 3 hours ago | 6 comments | 1303 Views

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Danville hosting Drug Takeback Day event

The Danville Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will host a free medication disposal event...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2016
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, 4 hours ago | 3 comments | 284 Views

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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...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2016
Last comment by Joanne Dale, on Apr 28, 2016 at 8:44 am | 1 comment | 348 Views

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San Ramon commission to consider revamped apartment/commercial complex

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set to debate Tuesday the latest version of a proposal to add a four-story residential...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2016
Last comment by Jason, on Apr 27, 2016 at 11:14 am | 10 comments | 1303 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Trio indicted for alleged San Ramon Valley sex trafficking operation

Three people were indicted last week by a Contra Costa County grand jury in connection with a 14-year sex trafficking ring...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2016
Last comment by MotoJB, on Apr 27, 2016 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 2697 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police: Danville nanny arrested after baby abuse caught on video

Danville police arrested a local nanny Monday after her employers allegedly saw her on video hitting and shaking their baby. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2016
Last comment by Tom, on Apr 27, 2016 at 7:47 am | 2 comments | 1540 Views

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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...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2016
Last comment by Long term resudent, on Apr 27, 2016 at 7:21 am | 1 comment | 702 Views

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SRVUSD superintendent Shelton announces retirement

Superintendent Mary Shelton has announced she will retire from the San Ramon Valley Unified School District on June 30, capping...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2016
Last comment by James Willis, on Apr 26, 2016 at 12:08 am | 10 comments | 2609 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cricket anyone?

It's true. Participation in cricket is growing rapidly, with the foundation at the middle school level. And one group in...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2016
Last comment by Rick Jackson, on Apr 25, 2016 at 4:11 pm | 4 comments | 848 Views

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Woman dies after I-680 crash in Danville

A 55-year-old Albany woman died in the hospital after a collision on Interstate 680 in Danville amid rainy conditions Friday...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2016
Last comment by Renae Wilber, on Apr 25, 2016 at 12:21 pm | 3 comments | 2120 Views

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East Bay Parks bans smoking, drones

East Bay Regional Park District directors have voted to ban smoking and drones and to increase the number of single-track...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2016
Last comment by Danville Resident, on Apr 25, 2016 at 9:04 am | 2 comments | 642 Views

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SRPD: Pair arrested after weekend carjacking

San Ramon police arrested a local woman and a transient man in connection with a carjacking in the Dougherty Valley early...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by mario, on Apr 24, 2016 at 6:26 pm | 2 comments | 1735 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents angered over proposed childcare changes

Three San Ramon Valley Unified elementary schools may see changes to on-site childcare providers as the district's Board...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Apr 24, 2016 at 5:06 pm | 15 comments | 2385 Views

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18 SRVUSD elementary schools earn state Gold Ribbon awards

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District all but dominated California's Gold Ribbon School program this year, with 18...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2016
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Apr 23, 2016 at 6:26 pm | 1 comment | 1028 Views

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Danville council begins rescinding 69-home development approvals

The Danville Town Council has started the court-ordered process of rescinding its prior approvals of a proposed 69-home development...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by J.J., on Apr 22, 2016 at 9:03 pm | 6 comments | 1618 Views

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School board holding superintendent interviews

The San Ramon Valley school board is scheduled to interview six candidates vying to become the district's next superintendent...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2016
Last comment by frankly, on Apr 22, 2016 at 6:49 am | 1 comment | 628 Views

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Devil Mountain Run returning to Danville

One of the East Bay's oldest foot races is coming back to the streets of Danville when the 2016 Devil Mountain Run arrives...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2016
Last comment by JRM, on Apr 21, 2016 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 860 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Quarry Lane Robotics Team Headed to the World Championship

The Quarry Lane School in Dublin, California is getting ready to send their middle school tinkerers this week to the VEX...

Original post made by Jonni Zukauskas on Apr. 20, 2016
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 527 views

Representing me or my money?
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 413 views