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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers again turn out to call for pay raise

More than 100 San Ramon Valley teachers packed into the district boardroom Tuesday night to implore the school board to agree...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2016
Last comment by Commonsenseparent, on Feb 3, 2016 at 11:03 am | 63 comments | 6041 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon: Lawyer sentenced in case of fatal 2012 hit-and-run in Dublin

A lawyer was sentenced last week to a year under surveillance after he pleaded guilty to killing a Chinese man with his brand-new...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Judge Gaffey Hater, on Feb 3, 2016 at 10:36 am | 12 comments | 2621 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRPD: Missing autistic boy found safe after search

An 8-year-old non-verbal autistic boy was found safe in Pleasanton approximately two hours after being lost near Rancho San...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by Tracy, on Feb 3, 2016 at 8:08 am | 2 comments | 1259 Views

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Crowded county animal shelters prompt temporary surrender restriction

Starting Wednesday, the Contra Costa County Animal Services Department will be turning away people trying to surrender animals...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by why.not.free.county.spay.neuter, on Feb 2, 2016 at 1:43 pm | 3 comments | 1055 Views

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Autopsy: Man killed in Pleasanton police shooting had no drugs in system

An Alameda County coroner's autopsy report of John Deming Jr. shows the 19-year-old did not have drugs in his system when...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2016
Last comment by huh?, on Feb 2, 2016 at 11:28 am | 17 comments | 2421 Views

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Snacks giant settles lawsuit over lead in cookies

Mondel International, the world's largest manufacturer of processed food snacks, including Nabisco, Oreo, Cadbury and Trident,...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2016
Last comment by Smittymap , on Feb 1, 2016 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 1363 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educators to call for higher wages at rally outside school district

Hundreds of East Bay educators are expected to make calls for higher wages at a protest in Danville this evening, according...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2016
Last comment by Chris, on Jan 29, 2016 at 12:31 pm | 17 comments | 2043 Views

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Danville forum to shine spotlight on human trafficking in Bay Area

Two San Ramon Valley women's organizations are presenting a public forum on human trafficking this week, bringing together...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Cynthia, on Jan 29, 2016 at 5:00 am | 1 comment | 1977 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board OKs lease for cell tower at Cal High, with a catch

The San Ramon Valley school board endorsed a lease agreement with Verizon Wireless to allow the telecommunications company...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2016
Last comment by Sarah, on Jan 29, 2016 at 4:59 am | 14 comments | 3262 Views

AROUND TOWN

2014 Readers Choice winners

Things to do, places to see, pampering to enjoy and yummies to eat -- once again, our readers have spoken. This year, for...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Mona, on Jan 29, 2016 at 4:57 am | 6 comments | 6765 Views

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Express Lanes to open on I-580 freeway

Drivers will now be able to ease through traffic as I-580 Express Lanes are set to open mid-February of this year, with the...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2016
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Jan 28, 2016 at 4:57 pm | 4 comments | 1659 Views

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Tri-Valley mayors go to Washington

Mayors Karen Stepper of Danville and Bill Clarkson of San Ramon joined their Tri-Valley counterparts Jerry Thorne of Pleasanton,...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2016
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Jan 28, 2016 at 9:42 am | 6 comments | 2890 Views

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New TV30 series features Tri-Valley advantages

"About the Tri-Valley," TV 30's new series on people, events and organizations in the region, is now airing on Comcast TV...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2016
Last comment by Dara, on Jan 28, 2016 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 1645 Views

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Teenager killed after falling from car on I-680 in San Ramon

A teenage boy died when he apparently leapt out of a moving vehicle Friday night on I-680 in San Ramon. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2016
Last comment by Camille, on Jan 27, 2016 at 8:50 am | 4 comments | 3879 Views

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SRVUSD explores school calendar change

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has formed a new stakeholder committee and issued an online public survey as...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2015
Last comment by William Dong, on Jan 26, 2016 at 8:12 pm | 25 comments | 4901 Views

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Survey: Most Americans want to own a home, but can't afford it

Although only half of surveyed households believe the economy is currently improving, nearly all young renters eventually...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2016
Last comment by Bob, on Jan 26, 2016 at 1:46 pm | 1 comment | 813 Views

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Danville-Alamo-Walnut Creek AAUW Announces 2016 Scholarships

Danville-Alamo-Walnut Creek AAUW Announces 2016 Scholarships Do you have a connection with a young woman pursuing a Bachelor’s...

Original post made by Tena Gallagher on Jan. 25, 2016
There are no comments yet. 121 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Water district seeks comment on long-term goals

The Dublin San Ramon Services District is inviting the public to comment on the district's long-term water supply goals. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2016
Last comment by Jon, on Jan 25, 2016 at 10:16 pm | 1 comment | 763 Views

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Kibble for Kittens & Puppies Pet Food Drive now-1/30

G.S. Troop 31192 BRONZE AWARD PROJECT MONDAY, January 25th - FRIDAY, January 29th ...

Original post made by Diablo6 on Jan. 25, 2016
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Kibble for Kittens & Puppies Pet Food Drive now-1/30

G.S. Troop 31192 BRONZE AWARD PROJECT MONDAY, January 25th - FRIDAY, January 29th ...

Original post made by Diablo6 on Jan. 25, 2016
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