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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alamo school principal stepping down

Stone Valley Middle School principal Shaun McElroy is resigning this month after 13-plus years leading the Alamo campus in...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2015
Last comment by Concerned Alamo oarent, 2 hours ago | 28 comments | 4505 Views

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CoCo supervisors give selves 7% pay raise

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors approved a 7% raise for themselves Tuesday morning, much smaller than the 33%...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2015
Last comment by Xin Han, 7 hours ago | 5 comments | 561 Views

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Winter Spare the Air season comes to a close

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District's 2014-15 Winter Spare the Air season ended last Saturday with a total of 23...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2015
Last comment by Derek, 8 hours ago | 2 comments | 287 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cal High repeats as Mock Trial champs

San Ramon's California High School successfully defended its county Mock Trial crown last week to earn a spot in the state...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2015
Last comment by SALLY, 8 hours ago | 1 comment | 61 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Family of abused teen files claim against SRVUSD

A claim has been filed against the San Ramon Valley school district on behalf of a teen identified as a victim of the former...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2015
Last comment by Sara, 13 hours ago | 3 comments | 1777 Views

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San Ramon basketball court debate continues

The San Ramon City Council discussed the relocation of the lighted Central Park basketball courts for the first time Tuesday. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2015
Last comment by Frank, on Mar 4, 2015 at 4:28 pm | 12 comments | 1660 Views

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DeSaulnier introduces bill on family engagement in education

U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier, whose district includes Danville, and a Republican colleague from Pennsylvania this week introduced...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Mar 4, 2015 at 10:05 am | 1 comment | 337 Views

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Two men arrested in San Ramon break-ins

San Ramon police arrested two men in connection with a pair of break-ins in the city Thursday morning, according to a police...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2015
Last comment by whahoo, on Mar 4, 2015 at 8:45 am | 15 comments | 6935 Views

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Baker introduces bill to prevent future BART strikes

Assemblywoman Catharine Baker -- who represents Alamo, Danville and San Ramon -- has introduced her first bill in the Assembly...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Mar 2, 2015 at 1:44 pm | 21 comments | 1603 Views

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Blackhawk Museum showcases 'The Spirit of the Old West'

Jerry Fick's "The Spirit of the Old West," a permanent exhibit at the Blackhawk Museum, showcases the American westward expansion...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2015
Last comment by Arlene & Ralph, on Mar 2, 2015 at 6:45 am | 1 comment | 819 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rancho Romero Elementary releases safety rules for parents

Rancho Romero Elementary School of Alamo has distributed a list of seven key safety rules for dropping off and picking up...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by Tom, on Feb 27, 2015 at 9:39 pm | 1 comment | 830 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville seeks Scouts to open council meetings

Danville officials are looking for local Scout troops to lead the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of each Town Council...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2015
Last comment by Sam, on Feb 27, 2015 at 2:59 pm | 5 comments | 540 Views

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Arrest warrant issued for local landscape contractor

Authorities have issued an arrest warrant for a landscape contractor accused of defrauding families in the San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2015
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 26, 2015 at 11:20 pm | 2 comments | 3578 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

13th Annual San Ramon Valley Community Fair

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 3:30-7:00 p.m. Dougherty Valley High School Commons 10550 Albion Road, San Ramon Sometimes...

Original post made by Nicole Biondi on Feb. 26, 2015
There are no comments yet. 38 Views

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Suspects sought in recent Danville break-ins

Danville police detectives are looking for any information regarding a trio of break-ins that occurred early Tuesday at two...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by Beth, on Feb 25, 2015 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 2487 Views

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San Ramon council to talk basketball courts

The San Ramon City Council on Tuesday is set to continue the city's ongoing discussion of the potential relocation of lighted...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by John Madison, on Feb 24, 2015 at 7:35 pm | 3 comments | 821 Views

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AC Transit using double-decker bus in pilot program

AC Transit began a three-week pilot program Monday in which it uses a 42-foot-long, double-decker bus on selected longer...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Feb 24, 2015 at 10:50 am | 3 comments | 705 Views

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Pleasanton man arrested in vehicle theft

Danville police officers arrested a Pleasanton man after a brief car chase Sunday evening, said Lt. Allan Shields. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by Louise, on Feb 24, 2015 at 10:32 am | 2 comments | 1185 Views

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Danville officials set business, retail forums

The town of Danville is hosting forums in the next two weeks for local retailers and other business owners as part of the...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2015
Last comment by FanDanville, on Feb 21, 2015 at 12:05 pm | 1 comment | 811 Views

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Congressman holds local oath of office ceremony

First-term U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) took a ceremonial oath of office in Concord on Tuesday night in front of...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by Dave Granada, on Feb 21, 2015 at 6:48 am | 3 comments | 1134 Views
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The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 1,441 views

Net Neutrality?
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 940 views

Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 703 views