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Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony features admiral, Pearl Harbor survivors

Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley and local veterans organizations will host the annual Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony. This...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 11, 2012 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | 1542 Views

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Valley gathers for Sept. 11 rememberance

Twelve years ago, Sept. 11 was just an ordinary day, maybe somebody's birthday or wedding anniversary. Now, it marks a point...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by David, on Sep 14, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 6 comments | 1455 Views

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Walmart grand opening scheduled for Wednesday

The Bay Area's first Walmart Neighborhood Market will officially open on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 9100 Alcosta Boulevard (inside...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Beth, on Sep 21, 2012 at 6:01 am | 7 comments | 1902 Views

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Cheers and checks at Walmart grand opening

A large crowd of eager shoppers gathered early Wednesday morning to celebrate the opening of San Ramon's first Walmart Neighborhood...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Sweeties, on Sep 20, 2012 at 7:42 pm | 3 comments | 1718 Views

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Mayors talk pensions, economic development, taxes at summit

Tri-Valley mayors got themselves into Jeopardy in front of more than 300 of their constituents Wednesday. David Stark, government...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 26, 2012 at 10:58 am | 5 comments | 1710 Views

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Walnut Creek man gets 25 years to life for sexually abusing child

Contra Costa County Superior Court Judge John Kennedy sentenced Mexican national Oscar Juarez, 28, to the lengthy term Friday...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2012
Last comment by Evan, on Sep 25, 2012 at 10:55 pm | 4 comments | 1583 Views

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Kraft, Samsung move to San Ramon

Bishop Ranch announced two high-profile tenants Monday, Kraft Foods and Samsung Electronics, totaling 32,000 square feet....

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 25, 2012 at 6:04 am | 1 comment | 2100 Views

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Vote on the future of Independence Day fireworks

San Ramon residents are urged to subscribe to the new "Open San Ramon" forum and let their opinions be heard about the future...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Alan, on Oct 3, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 2 comments | 1973 Views

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New Cal State University chancellor to earn $421,500 plus $30,000 supplement from CSU Foundation

Timothy White, now head of UC Riverside, will take over as chancellor of the California State University system in late December...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Darlene Ryno, on Oct 8, 2012 at 8:14 pm | 3 comments | 1489 Views

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Suicides: more common than murder

Seventeen-year-old Tricia Martin may be the Tri-Valley's latest casualty in an ongoing trend that claims nearly 34,000 people...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Antionio, on Oct 8, 2012 at 7:24 pm | 1 comment | 2504 Views

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An invitation to be involved in Alamo

Contra Costa County Supervisor Candace Anderson is forming an Alamo Community Liaison group to enhance communication, share...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by askidoo, on Oct 11, 2012 at 6:58 pm | 2 comments | 1313 Views

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County advisory board openings

County Supervisor Candace Anderson is looking for interested, motivated District 2 residents to serve on a variety of county...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2012
Last comment by Followthrough, on Oct 11, 2012 at 9:11 am | 2 comments | 1489 Views

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Readers Choice winners are in!

This year we held the third annual Readers Choice for everyone to vote for their favorite things in Danville and San Ramon....

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1813 Views

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Winning ticket worth $220,648 bought last month, remains unclaimed

A Mega Millions ticket sold in Pleasanton last month worth $220,648 remains unclaimed, California Lottery officials said...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2012
Last comment by Claudette , on Oct 15, 2012 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 1765 Views

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Battle lines drawn in Measure D fight

As the 2012 election nears, sides are lining up on Measure D, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District's $260 million...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by Mike Arata, on Oct 31, 2012 at 10:56 am | 111 comments | 5286 Views

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Jam-packed at Primo's Run

Thousands of residents donned their running shoes for the 29th annual [http://www.primosrun.com Primo's Run for Education]...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by SALLY, on Oct 17, 2012 at 11:04 am | 3 comments | 1901 Views

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Unemployment rates drop sharply across Bay Area, state

Unemployment rates fell sharply across California in September, including in the Bay Area where one county's rate fell below...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Gerard, on Oct 26, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 18 comments | 1445 Views

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Family links complicate race for Fire District Board

Five candidates are vying for three seats on the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District's Board of Directors. And, according...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Abe, on Oct 28, 2012 at 11:05 am | 17 comments | 3775 Views

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Danville Express endorsements: Experience matters

Danville is lucky to have a handful of qualified candidates in the race, which has many residents divided on whether to re-elect...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Danville Voter, on Nov 7, 2012 at 4:38 pm | 45 comments | 4507 Views

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Danville d'Elegance raises thousands for Parkinson's

The Danville d'Elegance Foundation successfully kicked fundraising efforts into high gear this year, raising nearly $400,000...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Oct 24, 2012 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 1393 Views
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