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Layoff notices sent out to teachers

Last week 228 teachers received layoff notices - 15 percent of the school district's 1,400 teaching staff. The district is...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by LNR, on May 17, 2009 at 9:49 am | 19 comments | 2032 Views

AROUND TOWN

LTTE: Here we go again in Alamo

Dear Dolores, Let's thank Mr. Bob Myhre for our consideration of an Alamo region MAC. In Bob's LTTE, he proposes a...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Apr 4, 2009 at 10:02 pm | 19 comments | 1342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Builder donating cost of constructing new fire station

Fautt Homes will partner with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District to build the new Fire Station 32 in Alamo at...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Dec 22, 2009 at 10:39 am | 19 comments | 1153 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

YMCA closures don't affect San Ramon Valley - so far

The Mt. Diablo Region YMCA announced that it will close the Delta Family YMCA in Oakley on March 31, as well as the health...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by cdsi Research, on Mar 6, 2010 at 7:32 pm | 19 comments | 1072 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

We should be proud of California election results

We in California are very proud of the 2010 election results in California. We rejected the fear and miss-information being...

Original post made by Chet on Nov. 7, 2010
Last comment by TL Nelson, on Nov 8, 2010 at 6:55 pm | 19 comments | 1609 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Global warming and social Engineering

The average temperature in January 2011 was 30.0 F. This was -0.8 F cooler than the 1901-2000 (20th century) average, the...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 22, 2011 at 10:36 am | 19 comments | 2088 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

McNerney votes for resolution to pull out of Afghanistan

Congressman Jerry McNerney (Pleasanton, 11th) voted today in favor of the Afghanistan War Powers Resolution, directing the...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by American, on Mar 22, 2011 at 5:16 pm | 19 comments | 895 Views

AROUND TOWN

Law enforcement search for missing San Ramon Valley High sophomore

Allison Bayliss, 15, was last seen by her parents riding her bike around 8 a.m. Monday at San Ramon Valley High School. Alliy's...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Sad, on May 26, 2011 at 10:48 am | 19 comments | 1320 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four Kid's Country facilities cited with 'serious' violations

An after-school childcare program at San Ramon Valley elementary schools has acquired a recent history of serious "Type A"...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by a teacher, on Jun 8, 2011 at 8:00 pm | 19 comments | 1232 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Streetwise: How should we solve our federal budget deficit problem?

With the clock ticking toward the potential of government default, some Danville residents have their own ideas about how...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by n, on Jul 27, 2011 at 12:52 pm | 19 comments | 1371 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lyndon LaRouche NutJobs Spotted

For the second time in the last few weeks, I noticed a pair of fringe types planting themselves on - and illegally blocking...

Original post made by Derek on Sep. 10, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 16, 2011 at 10:19 am | 19 comments | 1588 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Discovery Bay is "Local News"

Dear Editor, BANG's San Ramon Valley Times' Local News segment is now covering Discovery Bay's Community Service District...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by Informed resident, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:37 am | 19 comments | 866 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More cuts loom for SRVUSD

Midyear state budget cuts will cost the San Ramon Valley school district an extra $13 per student and cut funding for school...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2011
Last comment by Louie, on Dec 23, 2011 at 8:48 pm | 19 comments | 1540 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to host community forum on bond measure

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District will hold four forums in January and February to discuss a possible school facilities...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ron, on Jan 21, 2012 at 11:59 am | 19 comments | 1472 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Walmart solicits bids for San Ramon store

This summer's [http://www.sanramonexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=4275&approved=yes rumors] have come true as Walmart's...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 8, 2012 at 1:20 pm | 19 comments | 1046 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

El Balazo restaurant couple sentenced for tax evasion, other charges

Marino Sandoval and his wife Nicole, the Pleasanton couple who owned and ran the El Balazo restaurants in Danville, San Ramon...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Sharon, on May 1, 2012 at 7:55 pm | 19 comments | 1430 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

A Spending Spree at the College District?

Another thread on the Danville Town Square Forum offers a link to a Grand Jury report on Education Board compensation in...

Original post made by Wise Owl on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on May 22, 2012 at 8:53 pm | 19 comments | 986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Feinstein to Introduce updated assault weapons bill in new Congress

Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), author of the 1994 Assault Weapons Ban that expired in 2004, announced this week that...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Tea Party Forever, on Dec 26, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 19 comments | 1702 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Reusable bag ordinance goes into effect Tuesday in Pleasanton, but not Danville

Starting Jan. 1, the reusable bag ordinance is in effect which states that grocery stores, mini-marts, and other stores selling...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 9, 2013 at 3:21 pm | 19 comments | 1942 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mayor files papers to run for state Assembly

Danville mayor Newell Arnerich filed papers Friday to run for the 16th Assembly District as the second official candidate...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by Realist, on Apr 10, 2013 at 6:25 am | 19 comments | 2009 Views
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‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
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What about the annual housing cap?
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