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BART unions approve 4-year contract

A second BART union whose members walked off the job during two strikes this year has approved a tentative contract agreement...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Nov 4, 2013 at 8:16 am | 2 comments | 5967 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State recognizes SRVHS teacher among California's best

San Ramon Valley High School science teacher Cindy Egan has been named a 2014 California Teacher of the Year semifinalist. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2013
Last comment by Darlene Gayler, on Nov 13, 2013 at 9:32 am | 2 comments | 5959 Views

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Attend a public forum on possible transportation projects in Alamo

County Public Works staff and the office of District 2 Supervisor Candace Andersen will host a community forum on Feb. 26...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by frankly, on Mar 5, 2013 at 6:54 am | 8 comments | 5957 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bad strategy and tactics by GOP

I am a conservative and voted republican majority of the times. However seeing what has transpired in congress over the last...

Original post made by Keith on Oct. 16, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Oct 20, 2013 at 7:36 pm | 2 comments | 5938 Views

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State officials warn of whooping cough epidemic

California is currently experiencing a whooping cough epidemic, according to the California Department of Public Health,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2014
Last comment by Diane, on Jun 17, 2014 at 5:01 pm | 6 comments | 5925 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hog Wild in San Ramon? Not anymore

San Ramon's pig problem is over -- for the time being, at least. A total of 12 pigs were captured after digging up yards...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 4, 2013 at 5:20 pm | 5 comments | 5903 Views

SPORTS

Alamo resident charged with filing over $5 million in false claims for tax refunds

A federal grand jury indicted Alamo resident Robert Lance McAdam, 56, on Tuesday for seven counts of making false, fictitious...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by happy teeth, on Sep 29, 2011 at 8:00 pm | 111 comments | 5852 Views

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Council limits parking near two Danville high schools

The potential for off-campus student parking has been reduced in one neighborhood near a pair of Danville high schools. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Feb 27, 2014 at 11:40 am | 9 comments | 5843 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville police seek information on residential burglary

Danville Police are searching for information about a residential burglary during which a thief stole a valuable bicycle...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2014
Last comment by nationalsecurityguard, on Jan 27, 2015 at 1:20 am | 15 comments | 5842 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's with the HOUSE on the HILL?!

Kelly Adamic's eccentric Alamo home on the hill has been bashed left and right. Now, the owner of one of Alamo's most notorious...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2007
Last comment by Westside Alamoans, on Feb 28, 2013 at 1:01 pm | 36 comments | 5835 Views

AROUND TOWN

Annual Salary of San Ramon City Manager Shocking

Wow...there was an article posted in the San Ramon Express recently (I can't seem to find it now, curiously) that highlighted...

Original post made by jrm on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by jw, on Aug 22, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 31 comments | 5828 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prison blues

On the outside, Diane Rose hasn't changed much in the last three years. She's still incredibly fit, with short black hair,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2007
Last comment by Bud, on Feb 24, 2012 at 11:35 pm | 38 comments | 5811 Views

AROUND TOWN

Assemblywoman honors local Veteran of the Year

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan, whose district covers Danville and San Ramon, recognized the 16th Assembly District's 2014 Veteran...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 7, 2014 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 5800 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo teen cyclist seriously injured in Danville crash

An Alamo teen bicyclist was airlifted to an area hospital after sustaining serious injuries when he collided with a car in...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2015
Last comment by Chris, on Feb 5, 2015 at 10:16 am | 7 comments | 5797 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville resident to plead guilty in public auction scheme

A Danville resident and two other Contra Costa County real estate investors have accepted plea deals for conspiring to commit...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2014
Last comment by Huh?, on Jan 10, 2014 at 10:48 am | 6 comments | 5789 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville man, teacher arrested for child pornography

Danville resident Mitchell Wolf, 58, a teacher at Diablo Vista Middle School in Danville, was arrested Friday for possession...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by Laura, on Oct 19, 2014 at 7:47 pm | 40 comments | 5788 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Subway franchise headed to high schools

In an effort to keep kids on campus and feed them more efficiently, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District board unanimously...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Duke, on Jul 13, 2010 at 4:25 pm | 28 comments | 5779 Views

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Unions sue BART board over contract clause

BART's two biggest unions have filed a lawsuit claiming that the transit agency's directors acted unlawfully when they rejected...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 4, 2013 at 10:44 am | 4 comments | 5726 Views

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EBMUD implements new watering restrictions

The San Ramon Valley's primary water provider told its customers Tuesday afternoon to comply with new statewide mandatory...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2014
Last comment by Ms. Green, on Sep 1, 2014 at 8:18 am | 48 comments | 5716 Views

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Arts scene

From the fates of the ancient Greeks to Rowan and Martin with their Fickle Finger of Fate, choruses, comics and commentators...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2009
Last comment by Milo Divincenzo, on Jun 18, 2011 at 8:33 pm | 5 comments | 5713 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 452 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 367 views