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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Swalwell to host Afghan interpreter as 'State of the Union' guest

San Ramon's congressman, Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin), will have as his guest at President Barack Obama's "State of the Union"...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2015
Last comment by Robert Shelton, on Jan 21, 2015 at 1:09 pm | 3 comments | 1575 Views

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Board of Supervisors formally rescinds 33% pay raise

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors gave final approval Tuesday to an ordinance passed last week to rescind a 33%...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2015
Last comment by frankly, on Jan 30, 2015 at 6:28 am | 4 comments | 1632 Views

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CoCo deputy sheriffs union sues county, supervisors

The Contra Costa County Deputy Sheriffs Association sued the county and four members of the Board of Supervisors in federal...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by dawg, on Jan 27, 2015 at 10:27 am | 3 comments | 1927 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bonilla, Buchanan debate at State Senate candidate forum

Two Democrats hoping to become the region's next state senator shared their views on key topics while making their cases...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Bob, on Feb 16, 2015 at 9:49 am | 15 comments | 2615 Views

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School board to debate ordering parcel tax renewal election

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday is scheduled to consider whether to order an election this May to ask voters to...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Douglas, on Jan 27, 2015 at 12:18 pm | 12 comments | 1809 Views

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School district recruits for Parcel Tax Oversight Committee

The San Ramon Valley school district is seeking applications from citizens to fill six positions on the committee that oversees...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Simon Thompson, on May 15, 2015 at 11:58 pm | 8 comments | 2115 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon committee to discuss Central Park basketball courts

The San Ramon Policy Committee is set to consider options for relocation of the Central Park basketball courts during its...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 14, 2015 at 8:19 am | 5 comments | 1923 Views

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School board orders parcel tax renewal election

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday night unanimously approved of ordering a mail-in election May 5 for voters to decide...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 14, 2015 at 8:11 am | 9 comments | 2129 Views

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Ex-CHP officer gets probation for stealing nude photos

A former California Highway Patrol officer who forwarded nude photos of arrested women to himself and other officers was...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 29, 2015 at 8:44 pm | 4 comments | 1856 Views

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SRPD chief recommends police staffing increase

The San Ramon City Council on Tuesday discussed a proposal to increase police department staffing as the city prepares for...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2015
Last comment by Tom, on Jan 29, 2015 at 7:49 pm | 2 comments | 1887 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Authorities seek trio who robbed Alamo home

Contra Costa County sheriff's deputies are seeking three people who broke into an Alamo house and robbed residents at gunpoint...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2015
Last comment by Brad, on Jan 30, 2015 at 2:40 pm | 5 comments | 2995 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo teen cyclist seriously injured in Danville crash

An Alamo teen bicyclist was airlifted to an area hospital after sustaining serious injuries when he collided with a car in...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2015
Last comment by Chris, on Feb 5, 2015 at 10:16 am | 7 comments | 5925 Views

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Finding a fresh perspective with life coaches

During the last couple decades, people have been turning to life coaches to help them define their goals and achieve them,...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 6, 2015 at 6:19 pm | 15 comments | 1971 Views

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SRVUSD explores school calendar change

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has formed a new stakeholder committee and issued an online public survey as...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 14, 2015 at 8:09 am | 24 comments | 3683 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lone Republican bows out of State Senate race

The only Republican candidate to qualify for the State Senate special election ballot announced Monday that she was dropping...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2015
Last comment by Ron,, on Feb 14, 2015 at 10:18 am | 5 comments | 2050 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville officials issue reminder on alarm permit requirement

The town of Danville recently issued a reminder to residents and business owners to register their security alarms with the...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 14, 2015 at 10:15 am | 12 comments | 2173 Views

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Danville council to discuss 2014 outcomes

The Danville Town Council is set to talk about accomplishments from last year and look toward the year ahead during a special...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2015
Last comment by DV resident, on Feb 16, 2015 at 8:18 am | 3 comments | 865 Views

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San Ramon reopens Iron Horse trail overcrossing surveys

San Ramon officials have reopened the online surveys seeking citizen input on proposed Iron Horse Regional Trail overcrossings...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2015
Last comment by JRM, on Feb 16, 2015 at 7:46 pm | 25 comments | 2242 Views

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Tri-Valley man charged with embezzling from Little League

A former president of Pleasanton American Little League was arrested Thursday morning after police allege he stole more than...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2015
Last comment by Dan, on Feb 15, 2015 at 9:29 pm | 7 comments | 2330 Views

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Anthem data hack affects up to 80 million customers, employees

State agencies are investigating how a data breach affecting the personal information of as many as 80 million Anthem customers...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 9, 2015 at 12:15 pm | 2 comments | 1505 Views
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