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Smartphone anti-theft legislation fails to pass State Senate

Legislation that would require smartphones to come equipped with an anti-theft deterrent known as a "kill switch" failed...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on May 2, 2014 at 3:43 pm | 2 comments | 521 Views

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PG&E meets with Contra Costa supervisors about tree removal plan

Members of the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors said Tuesday that they would need more details from PG&E before the...

Original post made on May. 2, 2014
Last comment by Frankly, on May 2, 2014 at 6:36 am | 1 comment | 318 Views

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EBMUD purchases Sacramento River water

As California's historic drought continues, the East Bay Municipal Utility District is tapping the Sacramento River to help...

Original post made on May. 3, 2014
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on May 5, 2014 at 9:43 am | 3 comments | 729 Views

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San Ramon Valley campuses rank in 'Best High Schools' list

Four San Ramon Valley high schools have ranked among U.S. News & World Report's "Best High Schools" in the nation. Read...

Original post made on May. 5, 2014
Last comment by frankly, on May 8, 2014 at 7:18 am | 12 comments | 2871 Views

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Tri-Valley teen shot, killed in baseball bat attack on police

Oscar Herrera, 18, was shot and killed by a police officer in Dublin Sunday evening after allegedly attacking an officer...

Original post made on May. 6, 2014
Last comment by P-town27, on May 7, 2014 at 7:29 am | 9 comments | 1196 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon commission could make final decision on Faria Preserve

The San Ramon Planning Commission could be close to reaching a decision Tuesday (May 6) on the Faria Preserve residential...

Original post made on May. 6, 2014
Last comment by Sue, on May 6, 2014 at 7:19 pm | 1 comment | 340 Views

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Families say they were denied go-kart rides at Boomers because of faiths

A Sikh family from Alameda and a Muslim family from Sunnyvale have alleged that they were barred from riding go-karts at...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by oh!riley, on May 14, 2014 at 11:07 am | 31 comments | 954 Views

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Alameda County candidate accused of actually living in Danville

Alameda County auditor-controller candidate Kathleen Knox pleaded not guilty Tuesday to six felony counts for allegedly lying...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by mw, on May 12, 2014 at 5:17 am | 8 comments | 1259 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville PD to increase school presence after graffiti threats

Danville Police will have an increased presence around town schools on Thursday after graffiti found at or near a pair of...

Original post made on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on May 15, 2014 at 3:35 pm | 21 comments | 2635 Views

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School board hears update on culturally responsive teaching effort

The San Ramon Valley school board received an update Tuesday on the district's budding effort to focus on culturally and...

Original post made on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by Douglas, on May 13, 2014 at 5:55 pm | 3 comments | 768 Views

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San Ramon Planning Commission OKs Faria Preserve development

The Faria Preserve residential development appears on track to move forward after receiving unanimous support from the San...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by Anita Cocktail, on Jun 12, 2014 at 6:50 am | 29 comments | 1779 Views

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No incidents reported at Danville schools in wake of graffiti threats

Officials reported no incidents occurred at Charlotte Wood Middle School, John Baldwin Elementary or other Danville campuses...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by Marie, on May 9, 2014 at 12:06 pm | 3 comments | 812 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crashes, burglaries top SRPD call log

The San Ramon Police Department provides the DanvilleSanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by frankly, on May 12, 2014 at 6:43 am | 2 comments | 668 Views

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President makes case for solar at Mountain View Walmart

President Barack Obama spoke about energy efficiency at Mountain View's Walmart Friday morning, saying that if solar panels...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on May 12, 2014 at 11:00 pm | 16 comments | 839 Views

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Reward offered in Danville school graffiti investigation

Town and school district officials announced Friday they are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest...

Original post made on May. 12, 2014
Last comment by Patti Symcox, on May 15, 2014 at 2:01 pm | 3 comments | 1150 Views

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Dougherty Valley water supplier implements use restrictions

People living and working in the Dougherty Valley area of San Ramon face new water restrictions as their water provider works...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by Flylooper, on Jul 20, 2014 at 6:22 am | 11 comments | 2562 Views

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Danville council to host second budget review session

The Danville Town Council on Tuesday (May 13) is set to hold its second study session to review the 2014-15 recommended town...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by avid bicyclist, on May 14, 2014 at 11:13 am | 3 comments | 382 Views

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San Ramon council to discuss increased assessments, service fees

Local fees and charges are set to be the theme for the San Ramon City Council on Tuesday night (May 13). Council members...

Original post made on May. 14, 2014
Last comment by Jim, on May 14, 2014 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 249 Views

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San Ramon to host Iron Horse Trail overcrossings workshop

A public workshop is being held next week to give San Ramon residents a chance to offer ideas for the design of Iron Horse...

Original post made on May. 15, 2014
Last comment by resident, on May 23, 2014 at 5:11 pm | 21 comments | 1601 Views

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Danville theater to turn 'El Paso Blue'

The Playwrights' Theatre series, sponsored by the Eugene O'Neill Foundation, will host a performance of "El Paso Blue," a...

Original post made on May. 16, 2014
Last comment by j, on May 16, 2014 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 467 Views
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