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Governor signs bill aimed at easing sexual assault victims' access to counseling

A bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown Friday aims to ease the process for sexual assault victims to receive counseling services. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Jul 24, 2014 at 8:14 am | 1 comment | 324 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Governor signs truck fuel efficiency bill

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by improving the fuel efficiency of trucks...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2014
Last comment by Joe, on Jul 28, 2014 at 7:37 am | 1 comment | 341 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Vandalism, theft, traffic stop arrests top DPD log

The Danville Police Department provides the Danville-SanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2014
Last comment by DanvilleResident, on Jul 28, 2014 at 11:06 am | 1 comment | 897 Views

AROUND TOWN

Safeway shareholders approve Albertsons merger

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for the Tri-Valley, Safeway shareholders voted overwhelmingly Friday...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 29, 2014 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 979 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oakland A's lease gets county board approval

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to approve an agreement to extend the Oakland Athletics'...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 30, 2014 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 578 Views

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Danville dog park section to reopen next week

Town of Danville maintenance staff re-seeded a section of the large dog area at the Canine Corral Dog Park at Hap Magee Ranch...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2014
Last comment by Linda, on Jul 31, 2014 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 616 Views

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Authorities search for burglar in Alamo break-in

The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office has asked for the public's help in identifying a suspect involved in a residential...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Dee Sebring, on Aug 1, 2014 at 12:31 pm | 1 comment | 2534 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo VP takes top post at Pleasanton school

Stone Valley Middle School vice principal Karen Johnson has been selected as principal at Alisal Elementary School in Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 11, 2014 at 10:21 am | 1 comment | 637 Views

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Late-night freeway crash reported near Alamo

Four lanes were closed for more than an hour on Interstate 680 near Alamo following a crash involving a trailer and another...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2014
Last comment by Louisa, on Aug 14, 2014 at 8:13 am | 1 comment | 998 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville resident honored for police volunteerism

Danville police volunteer Paul Cowell has been honored for years of service to the town through the department's Volunteer...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by Jean Schroeder, on Aug 19, 2014 at 7:55 am | 1 comment | 756 Views

AROUND TOWN

SRVFPD recognized for financial reporting

For the 13th year in a row, the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District has received the certificate of achievement for...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by Rich McVey, on Aug 20, 2014 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 437 Views

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Sunday earthquake largest since Loma Prieta in 1989

A 6.0 earthquake that centered near South Napa shook Bay Area residents in their beds early Sunday morning. U.S. Geological...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 25, 2014 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 527 Views

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San Ramon author up for national award

San Ramon author and teacher Dana Mentink is a finalist in the romantic suspense category of the American Christian Fiction...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2014
Last comment by Eileen Hock, on Aug 26, 2014 at 8:22 am | 1 comment | 561 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Native American exhibit opens in Danville

A new exhibit, "Native American Life," is now open in Danville for visitors to learn about the indigenous people who inhabited...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 26, 2014 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 493 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Actor Robin Williams dies; made his mark in Danville with 'Mrs. Doubtfire'

Actor Robin Williams, who was found dead at his Bay Area home Monday, left his mark in Danville in the early-1990s with the...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by Gregg, on Aug 27, 2014 at 11:39 pm | 1 comment | 504 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART launches new public safety app

BART on Thursday morning lauched a new app available for Apple and Google Android devices that will enable riders to more...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2014
Last comment by Paul, on Aug 30, 2014 at 10:17 am | 1 comment | 221 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Search for missing San Ramon woman enters third day

Authorities have begun the third day of searching for a missing 77-year-old San Ramon woman who suffers from dementia and...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2014
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Aug 30, 2014 at 4:18 pm | 1 comment | 1371 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Traffic stop arrests, burglaries top Danville PD call log

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

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Aug 31, 2014 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 831 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

At-risk San Ramon woman found alive

San Ramon resident Luba Lusherovich has been found alive in the Norris Canyon Road area of San Ramon on Saturday afternoon,...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2014
Last comment by Dana Mentink, on Sep 1, 2014 at 6:17 am | 1 comment | 1045 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pesticide bill heads to governor

A bill requiring the safer use of pesticides in schools will be making its way to Gov. Jerry Brown. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by member, on Sep 3, 2014 at 9:11 am | 1 comment | 334 Views
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The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,489 views

Not Endorsements
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,084 views