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Partnership to launch driverless shuttle test at Bishop Ranch

Driverless shuttles could be making a national debut at San Ramon's Bishop Ranch under an agreement announced Monday between...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by resident, 58 minutes ago | 1 comment | 444 Views


School board to debate solar bond sale

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to discuss Tuesday how to go about selling a series of tax-credit bonds to help...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Arlene, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 324 Views


San Ramon: Lawyer sentenced in case of fatal 2012 hit-and-run in Dublin

A lawyer was sentenced last week to a year under surveillance after he pleaded guilty to killing a Chinese man with his brand-new...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by James von Halle, 22 hours ago | 11 comments | 1644 Views


Baker's psychology license bill signed into law

Gov. Jerry Brown has approved a bill from local Assemblywoman Catharine Baker (R-San Ramon) to make psychology licenses remain...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by Julia, 23 hours ago | 1 comment | 601 Views


Costco seen as potential buyer of Pleasanton development zone site

Pleasanton planners moved a step closer last week to creating the city's first Economic Development Zone along Interstate...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2015
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Oct 4, 2015 at 7:42 pm | 3 comments | 1085 Views


Danville seeks input on downtown farmers market

Danville town officials are looking for feedback about the weekly downtown farmers market, releasing an online survey for...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2015
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Oct 4, 2015 at 7:42 pm | 22 comments | 2458 Views


Algae blooms, new water source blamed for bad-tasting water

Some San Ramon Valley residents may have noticed a strange taste or bad smell in their water in recent weeks. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2015
Last comment by Kathy, on Oct 3, 2015 at 1:20 pm | 26 comments | 3445 Views


EBMUD, EPA settle hazardous waste case

The East Bay Municipal Utility District has agreed to pay a $99,900 penalty as part of a settlement with federal regulators...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Joe, on Oct 2, 2015 at 8:02 am | 1 comment | 394 Views


Mustangs helping Mustangs: Monte Vista collects donations for Valley Fire families

Count the Monte Vista High School community among those finding ways to help residents affected by the destructive Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by Sportsmanship, on Oct 1, 2015 at 8:35 am | 2 comments | 736 Views


Dead bird in Danville tests positive for West Nile virus

A dead bird found in Danville over the weekend tested positive for West Nile virus, the Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Tena, on Oct 1, 2015 at 8:21 am | 1 comment | 966 Views


Neil Armstrong Elementary named National Blue Ribbon School

San Ramon's Neil Armstrong Elementary School has been selected for a prestigious National Blue Ribbon Schools Program award,...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by Alicia, on Sep 30, 2015 at 5:36 pm | 2 comments | 754 Views


Chelsea Clinton set for Danville book-signing

Chelsea Clinton is set to visit a Danville bookstore to promote her new book, "It's Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2015
Last comment by no fool, on Sep 30, 2015 at 12:35 pm | 12 comments | 2656 Views


Express yourself

With jam-packed freeways an all-too-common roadblock for many drivers in the area, the Tri-Valley is on track to soon find...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2015
Last comment by ann, on Sep 30, 2015 at 12:27 pm | 7 comments | 1769 Views


Man charged in I-680 crash that killed motorcyclist

A Fremont man was arrested after a multiple-vehicle crash that killed a motorcyclist on southbound Interstate 680 in San...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2015
Last comment by Yessie, on Sep 29, 2015 at 12:50 pm | 7 comments | 3550 Views


County officials aim to shift fight against school truancy

Contra Costa County is changing its strategy in the fight against school truancy among children by introducing court proceedings...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2015
Last comment by Danny, on Sep 29, 2015 at 6:37 am | 1 comment | 623 Views


Police: Teen arrested after chase from Danville to Orinda

A teenager from Antioch is facing a handful of charges after allegedly leading Danville police on a pursuit ending in Orinda...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2015
Last comment by ND, on Sep 28, 2015 at 4:44 pm | 4 comments | 1719 Views


Verizon cell tower gets green light from Danville commission

Verizon Wireless has received the go-ahead to build a new cell tower designed as an imitation tree off Lawrence Road in Danville. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by miSFit, on Sep 28, 2015 at 1:54 pm | 5 comments | 2101 Views


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 Online Editor, on Sep 27, 2015 at 5:45 pm | 24 comments | 6453 Views


Alamo teen charged in fight outside SRVHS

A 16-year-old Alamo boy was charged with battery causing serious bodily injury in connection with a fight late Saturday night...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2015
Last comment by Danville,resident, on Sep 25, 2015 at 9:13 am | 20 comments | 4076 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES back online after cyber attack

The five online news sites of Embarcadero Media Group, including, were hacked Thursday night at about...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2015
Last comment by the facts, on Sep 24, 2015 at 4:46 pm | 3 comments | 1260 Views
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Editorial: Pleasanton Police Department's unwarranted silence unacceptable
By Gina Channell-Allen | 17 comments | 1,202 views

The Cleric and the clerk*
By Tom Cushing | 7 comments | 316 views

The Arts and Critical Thinking
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 210 views