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Alamo: Found German Shepherd and Young White Dog

Sunday AM on the east side, near Livorna and Miranda. No collars, dammit -- we're checking for microchips, but seems unlikely,...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Nov. 16, 2014
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Nov 18, 2014 at 9:27 am | 1 comment | 148 Views

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San Ramon man inducted into Arizona Sports Hall of Fame

San Ramon resident and former University of Arizona track and field star James Frazier was inducted into his alma mater's...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2014
Last comment by Diane Frazier, on Nov 17, 2014 at 6:39 pm | 3 comments | 1370 Views

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San Ramon commission set for second Housing Element hearing

The San Ramon Planning Commission on Tuesday (Nov. 4) is set to hold its second public hearing on the city's proposed General...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 17, 2014 at 1:37 pm | 5 comments | 708 Views

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CoCo supervisors to vote on own pay raise

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is set to decide Tuesday (Oct. 28) whether to give itself a $32,000 raise, bumping...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 17, 2014 at 1:28 pm | 4 comments | 741 Views

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Column: How to pay less for a new car

Late last year, my wife and I were in the unenviable position of needing to shop for a new car, since the used car lease...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 17, 2014 at 11:25 am | 2 comments | 1468 Views

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Danville council candidate profile: Tony Adamich

Downtown shop owner Tony Adamich is challenging for a seat on the Danville Town Council with a platform focused on representing...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 17, 2014 at 11:19 am | 17 comments | 2224 Views

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Danville council candidate profile: Karen Stepper

Eying a fourth term in office, Danville Councilwoman Karen Stepper said the experience and relationships she's developed...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 17, 2014 at 9:52 am | 14 comments | 1614 Views

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Danville council candidate profile: Robert Storer

Seeking his second full term on the Danville Town Council, Robert Storer said he remains focused on his main priorities of...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 17, 2014 at 9:48 am | 15 comments | 2013 Views

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CoCo court expands interpreter services

A newly implemented state law has resulted in the Contra Costa County Superior Court expanding language interpreter services...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Wes Davidson, on Nov 17, 2014 at 8:29 am | 6 comments | 527 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board incumbents poised for new terms; challenger concedes

The San Ramon Valley school board appears on its way to seeing three current board members return to the dais, if the voting...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Janey, on Nov 16, 2014 at 8:29 pm | 4 comments | 1761 Views

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Turkey-toting big-rig tips on San Ramon off-ramp

A big-rig loaded with thousands of frozen turkeys overturned along the Alcosta Boulevard off-ramp to southbound Interstate...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2014 at 12:23 pm | 8 comments | 1631 Views

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SRVHS girls' water polo promotes prostate cancer awareness

The players on Danville's San Ramon Valley High girls' varsity water polo team were focusing on something more than their...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Diane, on Nov 14, 2014 at 4:37 pm | 2 comments | 1758 Views

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Stepper, Storer claim re-election to Danville council

Danville voters have again placed their support in Town Council incumbents, re-electing Karen Stepper and Robert Storer by...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2014
Last comment by SR Resident, on Nov 14, 2014 at 1:17 pm | 18 comments | 2806 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Dad helps ease school registration

From the comfort of their own home or even from their hotel room on a family vacation, some Pleasanton school parents were...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Local, on Nov 14, 2014 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 998 Views

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Manslaughter case against Tri-Valley attorney moves forward

After more than 18 months of delays and legal wrangling, the manslaughter case against a San Ramon lawyer accused of running...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:24 am | 21 comments | 3792 Views

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Incumbents thrive in local races on Election Night

Incumbent success was the theme for the Danville Town Council and San Ramon Valley school board races, according to unofficial...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:21 am | 17 comments | 3087 Views

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County supervisors give themselves pay raise

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday afternoon to give themselves a $32,000 raise, despite vocal opposition...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:19 am | 25 comments | 2734 Views

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DSRSD rewards customers for low summer water use

The Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD) is issuing a $10 "Wise Water User Credit" on the next water bill of 1,078...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:16 am | 1 comment | 620 Views

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Danville's bond rating upgraded

Moody's Investors Service, a bond credit-rating business, announced last week that the town of Danville's bond rating would...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Ramon, on Nov 13, 2014 at 3:17 pm | 1 comment | 312 Views

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County releases updated election results

Contra Costa County election officials released updated ballot results Friday afternoon, with no changes to the winning placements...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2014
Last comment by SR Resident, on Nov 13, 2014 at 3:13 pm | 4 comments | 1484 Views
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