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Danville council to take positions on state bills

The Danville Town Council is set Tuesday to discuss taking public stances on a dozen pieces of proposed state legislation,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2015
Last comment by Louise, 1 hour ago | 4 comments | 532 Views

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Baker's 'Cancer Survivors Day' resolution passes off Assembly floor

Assemblywoman Catharine Baker (R-San Ramon) announced Tuesday that her bill to designate Sunday, June 7, 2015 as California...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2015
Last comment by Louise, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 327 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to talk homework policy

The San Ramon Valley school board is scheduled to consider proposed changes to the district's administrative regulation on...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2015
Last comment by District Teacher, 5 hours ago | 16 comments | 1559 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Authorities identify Danville cyclist killed in crash

Authorities have identified the cyclist killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon on Crow Canyon Road as Danville resident George...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by chopchop, 16 hours ago | 18 comments | 5368 Views

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Widow of slain officer sues BART

The widow of BART police Sgt. Thomas Smith Jr., of San Ramon, alleges in a federal lawsuit that the department repeatedly...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 2, 2015 at 10:09 am | 2 comments | 1084 Views

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San Ramon council to talk budget, drought

The San Ramon City Council on Tuesday is set to consider adopting the recommended $96.2 million city budget for next fiscal...

Original post made on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by Noway, on Jun 2, 2015 at 10:06 am | 2 comments | 723 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board talks calendar change

The San Ramon Valley school board learned new details Tuesday about an early draft calendar for the 2016-17 school year that...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 2, 2015 at 6:29 am | 53 comments | 2609 Views

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A true 'living history' lesson

I've always loved flying in airplanes, since I was a little girl. So when asked if I wanted to go on a flight in a World...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2015
Last comment by Pamela, on Jun 1, 2015 at 7:59 am | 1 comment | 747 Views

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Glazer to take State Senate oath of office Thursday

Steve Glazer is scheduled to be sworn in as the Tri-Valley's new state senator in a ceremony Thursday morning in Sacramento. Read...

Original post made on May. 28, 2015
Last comment by Me Too, on May 29, 2015 at 8:52 am | 2 comments | 578 Views

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NO STORY ON MEMORIAL DAY THIS YEAR!

Rather surprised this past weekend and again after the Monday Memorial Day holiday... especially since I have always felt...

Original post made by VETERAN on May. 28, 2015
Last comment by John, on May 28, 2015 at 2:23 pm | 1 comment | 48 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DPD arrests pair after pursuit

Danville police arrested a man and woman following a brief pursuit and neighborhood search after the pair allegedly fled...

Original post made on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by Rick, on May 28, 2015 at 8:29 am | 5 comments | 2518 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon council narrows Iron Horse overcrossing designs

The San Ramon City Council has selected two design concepts to pursue for the Iron Horse Regional Trail overcrossings project....

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2015
Last comment by Sam, on May 27, 2015 at 9:04 pm | 13 comments | 2434 Views

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Swalwell introduces 'Main Street Revival' bill

U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) joined a Republican colleague last week in introducing a bill to allow certain small businesses...

Original post made on May. 27, 2015
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on May 27, 2015 at 10:43 am | 1 comment | 831 Views

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Leadership San Ramon Valley Graduates June 4th

The Leadership San Ramon Valley Board of Directors invites the community to celebrate with the Class of 2015 as their "Leader-Ship...

Original post made by Leadership San Ramon Valley on May. 27, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

Leadership San Ramon Valley Accepting Applications

Leadership San Ramon Valley is accepting applications now for the upcoming 2015-16 class. At each class, engaging speakers,...

Original post made by Elaine Schroth on May. 27, 2015
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AROUND TOWN

Reviving Old Traditions

Ushanjali school of Dance is presenting an evening of Indian Classical Dance, Bhratanatyam by a visiting Master Artist. On...

Original post made by Ushanjali on May. 26, 2015
There are no comments yet. 28 Views

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Local congressman introduces student-concussion bill

U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) has introduced a bill to implement nationwide standards on concussion safety for student-athletes...

Original post made on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by Louie, on May 26, 2015 at 8:56 am | 3 comments | 807 Views

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San Ramon council talks drought

The San Ramon City Council discussed Tuesday the city's drought and water conservation strategies along with the planned...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by frankly, on May 25, 2015 at 7:32 am | 6 comments | 1049 Views

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Beacon to shine in memory of Pearl Harbor victims

The perfect Pacific water mirrored the clear blue sky while military men slept on their bunks in big battleships on that...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Charlie Engel, on May 24, 2015 at 8:09 pm | 2 comments | 902 Views

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SRPD advises 'Click It or Ticket'

San Ramon police are joining agencies across the nation in emphasizing seat belt enforcement the next two weeks during the...

Original post made on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by cr, on May 23, 2015 at 2:31 pm | 9 comments | 913 Views
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