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Tri-Valley firehouse lightbulb has been on duty 24/7 since 1901

In 1901, an incandescent lightbulb was installed in a Tri-Valley firehouse to light the equipment, and it has burned on for...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2015
Last comment by Wow., on Jun 19, 2015 at 3:36 pm | 1 comment | 1510 Views

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School board to talk homework policy, LCAP, budget

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to weigh approval of proposed changes to the district's homework rules during its...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2015
Last comment by Justin, on Jun 29, 2015 at 8:59 am | 7 comments | 1864 Views

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Man killed in highway shooting worked at San Ramon restaurant

Friends and coworkers of a young father who was shot and killed Saturday on Highway 4 in unincorporated Pittsburg are reeling...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2015
Last comment by Louise, on Jun 23, 2015 at 3:56 pm | 1 comment | 2695 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Danville congressman co-authors bill to protect whistleblowers

A bill that would provide federal whistleblowing protections to offshore oil workers was introduced to the House of Representatives...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2015
Last comment by Farmer Dave, on Jun 24, 2015 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 908 Views

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San Ramon council talks water conservation

The city of San Ramon and its Dougherty Valley residents are showing exemplary water conservation performance so far during...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2015
Last comment by Louise, on Jun 30, 2015 at 9:36 am | 3 comments | 1582 Views

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Save Mount Diablo acquires new wildlife oasis

Local environmental nonprofit Save Mount Diablo recently announced it has acquired another wildlife oasis called Hanson Hills...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2015
Last comment by JT, on Jun 25, 2015 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 1468 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Intruders party in Tri-Valley home, take vacationing owners' bacon, liquor, jewelry

A Tri-Valley family had an unwelcome surprise waiting for them Tuesday when they returned home from vacation to find their...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by Leslie, on Jun 29, 2015 at 3:43 pm | 6 comments | 4232 Views

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Caught white-handed

Danville police arrested two brothers on suspicion of selling cocaine near Blackhawk last week. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by The Snitch , on Jun 26, 2015 at 9:59 pm | 1 comment | 2007 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville student wins National Speech and Debate title

Recent Monte Vista High graduate Brian Yu won the title in the United States Extemporaneous Speaking category at the National...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2015
Last comment by Danville Mom, on Jun 29, 2015 at 6:41 pm | 3 comments | 1445 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD board to debate school meal price hike

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to consider approving proposed increases to school meal prices for all grade levels...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by CC, on Jul 2, 2015 at 10:51 am | 6 comments | 1631 Views

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35 new stores opening as Livermore's outlet center expands

Livermore's outlet center at El Charro Road and I-580, now renamed San Francisco Premium Outlets, will open a new 185,000...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by cindy, on Jun 30, 2015 at 8:43 am | 1 comment | 2368 Views

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Governor signs vaccination bill

The bill, inspired by a measles outbreak in California that started at Disneyland in December, triggered heated debate and...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Jul 3, 2015 at 8:55 am | 15 comments | 1017 Views

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DSRSD opens new recycled water fill station

The Dublin San Ramon Services District opened its second residential recycled water fill station in its service area, agency...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Waterman, on Jul 7, 2015 at 9:16 am | 3 comments | 1669 Views

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Danville teacher takes plea deal in teen molestation case

A 29-year-old music teacher from Danville pleaded no contest Tuesday to three counts of molesting his students during piano...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2015
Last comment by Michelle, on Jul 6, 2015 at 6:24 am | 3 comments | 2900 Views

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Reward increased in Danville memorial graffiti case

With police continuing their investigation into recent graffiti vandalism at Danville's All Wars Memorial, community groups...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2015
Last comment by Veteran, on Jul 6, 2015 at 12:37 pm | 3 comments | 878 Views

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Police remind residents of fireworks bans in San Ramon, Danville

San Ramon and Danville officials are reminding residents the use of fireworks within the municipalities is prohibited. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Jul 2, 2015 at 3:11 pm | 3 comments | 492 Views

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Independence Day happenings in San Ramon

The annual Independence Day Run San Ramon walk/run event kicks off this Saturday morning followed in the evening by the city's...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 3, 2015 at 11:41 am | 2 comments | 980 Views

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Danville readies for annual 4th of July parade

As the town of Danville gears up for the annual Kiwanis Club 4th of July parade, town officials advise residents of several...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 3, 2015 at 11:25 am | 1 comment | 784 Views

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Assemblywoman honors Sykes as Veteran of the Year

State Assemblywoman Catharine Baker (R-San Ramon) named local Navy veteran Ryan Sykes as her district's "Veteran of the Year." Read...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2015
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Jul 5, 2015 at 3:33 pm | 1 comment | 817 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District names new Monte Vista principal

The San Ramon Valley school district has hired Eric Saibel as the new principal of Danville's Monte Vista High School --...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2015
Last comment by District Teacher, on Jul 17, 2015 at 5:00 pm | 18 comments | 3644 Views
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