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Zone 7 gains official control over well permitting, fee collection in region

With groundwater protection becoming an increasingly important issue, Zone 7 Water Agency officially adopted a new county...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2015
Last comment by Joseph Hearst, on Nov 30, 2015 at 2:21 pm | 1 comment | 796 Views

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Contra Costa buses now accept Clipper cards, set to offer Wi-Fi

A bus service provider for parts of Contra Costa County will now accept Clipper card payment, connecting the bus with several...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2015
Last comment by Jim, on Nov 30, 2015 at 8:35 am | 1 comment | 816 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DUIs, thefts top San Ramon police 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 Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by John, on Nov 29, 2015 at 4:32 pm | 3 comments | 1358 Views

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Alamo Rotary donates dictionaries to local 3rd-graders

How do you spell that? Some Alamo third-graders will be able to answer that question the classic way thanks to contributions...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Jason, on Nov 29, 2015 at 2:24 pm | 3 comments | 1301 Views

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San Ramon Valley holds host of holiday happenings

If you missed Danville's annual lighting of the Old Oak Tree on Friday, don't worry. There are still plenty of activities...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2012
Last comment by Denise, on Nov 29, 2015 at 12:34 pm | 5 comments | 1709 Views

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Danville council shouts down cell tower proposal

The Danville Town Council voted against a Verizon Wireless cell tower proposed for the eastern part of town Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2015
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Nov 27, 2015 at 6:26 pm | 15 comments | 3420 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Arlie Smith, for the children

Arlie Smith's face and smile are known to thousands throughout the San Ramon Valley, and now many of them in turn have helped...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2015
Last comment by FanDanville, on Nov 27, 2015 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 2169 Views

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Danville commission to discuss ban on short-term rentals

The town of Danville is set to weigh prohibiting short-term residential rentals such as those offered through Airbnb, with...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Susan, on Nov 27, 2015 at 11:10 am | 24 comments | 1967 Views

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San Ramon Government 101 registration underway

The San Ramon City Clerk's Office will host the eighth session of San Ramon Government 101 in the spring of 2016. The class...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 25, 2015 at 7:48 am | 11 comments | 1076 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD earns spot on Advanced Placement honor roll

For the fifth year in a row, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District has been recognized as one of the top performing...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2014
Last comment by danville hs parent, on Nov 24, 2015 at 8:33 pm | 5 comments | 2036 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville police probe armed robbery

Danville police are investigating an incident in which a man reported being robbed of his Rolex watch at gunpoint Wednesday...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2015
Last comment by Truno Trump, on Nov 24, 2015 at 1:01 pm | 26 comments | 3121 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tri-Valley Hero: Danville teen is Rising Star

Fifty sixth-graders are riding around on their first bicycles after a determined Danville teen decided to make a difference. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2015
Last comment by Joy, on Nov 24, 2015 at 11:20 am | 3 comments | 2015 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Swalwell bill aims to encourage college-student entrepreneurship

U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) introduced a new bill this month aimed at spurring young entrepreneurs by creating a competitive...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by Arlene, on Nov 23, 2015 at 9:27 am | 12 comments | 1807 Views

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EBMUD releases latest list of excessive water users

The East Bay Municipal Utility District released a set of names Thursday of excessive water users in the utility district's...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2015
Last comment by Todd Yanker-Getty, on Nov 23, 2015 at 12:13 am | 21 comments | 2983 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Local U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell calls for immigration enforcement reform

Months after the fatal shooting of Pleasanton native Kate Steinle by an undocumented immigrant, U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin)...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by Fed Up, on Nov 21, 2015 at 1:24 pm | 7 comments | 961 Views

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Contra Costa misses out on jail grant

Five Bay Area counties were awarded state grants Thursday to construct new jail facilities through the Board of State and...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 18, 2015 at 6:31 am | 2 comments | 1338 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sheriff warns supervisors that deputies are ditching county

Contra Costa County sheriff's officials sounded the alarm Tuesday at a Board of Supervisors meeting, warning that deputy...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2015
Last comment by Tom, on Nov 17, 2015 at 9:56 pm | 2 comments | 1672 Views

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School board to debate increasing substitute teacher pay

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to consider raising the salaries paid to substitute teachers in the hopes of attracting...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by NewSRVUSDsub, on Nov 17, 2015 at 4:27 pm | 8 comments | 1589 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville officials rail against Diablo Road apartment proposal

In front of a crowded dais including the Danville Town Council, Planning Commission and Design Review Board, plus about 20...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by Did I say that Outloud, on Nov 17, 2015 at 12:56 pm | 13 comments | 3626 Views

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Swalwell, colleagues seek to cancel student loan debt for local lab employees

Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) has called on the U.S. Education Department to forgive the student loans of employees...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 17, 2015 at 11:37 am | 26 comments | 1670 Views
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
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