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SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon teacher named county Teacher of the Year finalist

Coyote Creek Elementary School transitional kindergarten teacher Karen Young has been named one of four finalists for 2014-15...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2014
Last comment by Nadia, on Apr 23, 2014 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 1285 Views

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San Ramon Valley school board to hold public workshop

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to hold a workshop Tuesday evening to discuss enrollment projections, school facilities...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Apr 23, 2014 at 8:21 am | 3 comments | 554 Views

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Water agencies to discuss how to protect local supply

Preserving the local water supply amid statewide drought will remain the primary theme for the governing boards of the water...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Apr 23, 2014 at 8:15 am | 3 comments | 406 Views

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SRVFPD dispatch center receives excellence status

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District's 9-1-1 Communications Center has again been named an Emergency Medical Dispatch...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2014
Last comment by Stevie Wonder, on Apr 22, 2014 at 5:49 pm | 4 comments | 2089 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Cosmos" A Loser

I just watched the TV show "Cosmos" on the on-demand channel. What a disappointment! Carl is probably spinning on this...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 22, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 3 comments | 298 Views

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Drug, alcohol arrests lead DPD call log

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

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by April, on Apr 22, 2014 at 12:28 pm | 2 comments | 891 Views

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Charity Dinner and Silent Auction

---One family’s journey to the Pan-Mass Challenge and finding a cure for cancer.--- We're the Pickards. We joined the...

Original post made by Pickard on Apr. 22, 2014
There are no comments yet. 96 Views

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Danville council to consider series of informational reports

The Danville Town Council is set to receive a half-dozen reports Tuesday night (April 15) on a range of issues, including...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2014
Last comment by A Happy Danville Resident, on Apr 21, 2014 at 3:18 pm | 5 comments | 680 Views

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Faria Preserve back before San Ramon Planning Commission

Residents will get another chance to speak about plans to develop a large parcel of land in northwest San Ramon, as the city...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by resident, on Apr 21, 2014 at 11:33 am | 6 comments | 878 Views

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Monte Vista High focuses on safe driving with Every 15 Minutes presentation

Monte Vista High students got a personal glimpse at the potentially traumatic effects of driving while intoxicated last week,...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 18, 2014 at 4:12 pm | 5 comments | 5353 Views

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BART fined over fatal crash near Walnut Creek

BART has been fined $210,000 by the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health for three safety violations that...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2014
Last comment by LMP, on Apr 18, 2014 at 6:43 am | 1 comment | 495 Views

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Police: Tri-Valley woman arrested after Jack in the Box stabbing

An employee at a Jack in the Box fast food restaurant in Pleasanton was stabbed multiple times early Sunday by a female customer,...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2014
Last comment by Farmer Dave, on Apr 17, 2014 at 8:40 pm | 3 comments | 1135 Views

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Deal reached on Bay Area patent office

The San Jose City Council Tuesday approved a deal for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to lease space at City Hall, five...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Apr 17, 2014 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 237 Views

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State revenues totaled $6.4 billion in March, controller reports

State Controller John Chiang said Friday that revenues for March totaled $6.4 billion, surpassing estimates in the 2014-15...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Julia Pardini, on Apr 16, 2014 at 2:58 pm | 3 comments | 332 Views

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IRS renews phone scam warning after receiving 20,000 complaints

The IRS this week renewed its warning last fall about a pervasive phone scam that continues to target people across the U.S. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by George Davidson, on Apr 16, 2014 at 7:00 am | 1 comment | 1052 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Theft reports, DUI arrests lead DPD call log

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

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Apr 16, 2014 at 12:17 am | 3 comments | 1789 Views

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School board OKs higher developer fees

The San Ramon Valley school board raised residential developer fees Tuesday to support additional or expanded school facilities...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by collins, on Apr 15, 2014 at 3:15 pm | 2 comments | 1189 Views

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Parking rates rise in downtown Walnut Creek

Parking meter rates in downtown Walnut Creek jumped from $1 to $2 per hour Monday as the city also moves to a seven-day-a-week...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Apr 15, 2014 at 10:26 am | 5 comments | 658 Views

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Health care signup deadline looms for uninsured

Authorities are reminding Californians without health insurance they have less than a week to sign up for it and avoid a...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by Ofer Doublecare, on Apr 14, 2014 at 1:47 pm | 12 comments | 1490 Views

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Man sentenced for killing Contra Costa County jail nurse

An El Cerrito man was sentenced to 12 years in prison Friday for the unprovoked killing of a 55-year-old nurse who was treating...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 14, 2014 at 12:39 pm | 2 comments | 773 Views
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Bandwidth and the spinning wheel: Net neutrality
By Gina Channell-Allen | 4 comments | 909 views

A fitting tribute to Ken Mercer
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 627 views