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Valley Humane Society raises $175,000, will stay open

The Valley Humane Society has received $175,000 in donations since announcing last week that it might have to shut down operations...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2011
Last comment by ..., on Aug 3, 2011 at 1:27 pm | 3 comments | 696 Views

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Streetwise: What does the fall season mean for you?

Although temperatures make it seem like summer is in full swing, fall is rapidly approaching. With the fall equinox just...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by gary, on Sep 16, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 1 comment | 696 Views

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Running community hits the pavement in memorial

The Bay Area running community honored those killed or wounded in the Boston Marathon bombings with a memorial run in Oakland...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Tracy, on Apr 19, 2013 at 8:19 pm | 3 comments | 696 Views

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SRVUSD Board Profile: Ken Mintz

Four are vying for three spots in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education. While it appears that...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Oct 28, 2010 at 3:51 pm | 2 comments | 695 Views

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Rally post: Meals on Wheels donations

Hi everyone: Another article in this fine publication reports the difficulties of the charity Meals on Wheels of Contra...

Original post made by Conservitizen Paintor on May. 2, 2013
Last comment by Sharon, on May 2, 2013 at 6:52 pm | 3 comments | 695 Views

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Fire chief wins heart association award

The man who runs the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District has won honors from the American Heart Association. Richard...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by Alamano, on Nov 4, 2011 at 4:32 pm | 4 comments | 694 Views

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Play Trivia Cab

Hello All I have a Taxi Service in the Danville, San Ramon, Alamo area I call it Trivia Cab Most of my questions...

Original post made by Steve on Jul. 11, 2011
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School custodian arrested for child molestatation

Police in Walnut Creek are investigating a child molestation case that led to the arrest of a Mount Diablo School District...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Dec 27, 2011 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 693 Views

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PLEASE SIGN SOS-DANVILLE OPEN SPACE PRESERVATION INITIATIVE THIS WEEKEND

Please come to one of the following locations this weekend to sign the SOS-Danville Open Space Preservation Initiative Petition: Farmers'...

Original post made by SOS-DANVILLE on Mar. 16, 2013
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What do you think about Osama Bin Ladenís death?

Are you happy or sad about Osama Bin Laden's death? Do you think this was victory or just one of the many battles we have...

Original post made by Marie on May. 2, 2011
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Residents find the perfect child

Sometimes, a dog is just a dog, but more and more lately, he or she is a furkid: a pet that's become more than a pet and...

Original post made on May. 16, 2011
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on May 19, 2011 at 7:12 am | 2 comments | 692 Views

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McNerney to host telephone town hall on Medicare

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D., Pleasanton) has had to reschedule tomorrow's telephone town hall to discuss Medicare due...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by TL Nelson, on Jun 22, 2011 at 7:00 pm | 2 comments | 692 Views

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Kellogg drops legal dispute against San Ramon-based nonprofit

Toucan Sam will allow other birds to glide through the friendly skies after a legal dispute between Froot Loops maker Kellogg...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Nov 28, 2011 at 1:42 pm | 1 comment | 692 Views

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Native American skull in limbo

It seems, for the moment at least, that no one is researching how a Native American skull landed at Pleasanton's recycling...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on May 10, 2012 at 3:58 pm | 1 comment | 692 Views

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Volunteers offer a helping hand for home maintenance

An overgrown yard is no easy task to tame and contractors, gardeners and maintenance can become costly. For those who are...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Oct 29, 2012 at 12:58 pm | 1 comment | 692 Views

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District announces its teachers of the year

Two San Ramon Valley Unified teachers went above and beyond this school year and are being recognized for their efforts....

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by Wilson, on Apr 16, 2013 at 9:44 am | 1 comment | 692 Views

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Has the MAC Schedule already been decided?

[portion removed] The MAC agenda for April 5 in Alamo has no reference to Mary Piepho's plan to reduce MAC meetings to...

Original post made by Reminder on Mar. 30, 2011
Last comment by Himself, on Mar 31, 2011 at 12:57 pm | 4 comments | 691 Views

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Local bike infrastructure bill heads to governor

A proposed new method for communities to help fund bike paths and trails has made its way to Gov. Jerry Brown's desk by way...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2014
Last comment by dbrower, on Sep 4, 2014 at 4:58 pm | 9 comments | 691 Views

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Teen Esteem helps kids make health choices

A local group is helping San Ramon Valley schools in the fight against drug and alcohol abuse and teen depression, some of...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Just Be Cautious , on Jun 1, 2011 at 10:42 am | 1 comment | 690 Views

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Pet of the Week: Rose

Meet Rose, a three month old sweetie who has been waiting for her family to find her at the East County Animal Shelter. She's...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2013
Last comment by San Ramon Oberver, on Aug 9, 2013 at 3:18 pm | 1 comment | 690 Views
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