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DA: Trio arrested in San Ramon Valley-based sex trafficking ring

A local couple and another man have been arrested on suspicion of taking part in a large-scale sex trafficking ring centered...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by ASG, 1 hour ago | 16 comments | 1854 Views

SPORTS

Local boys win Babe Ruth World Series

The Tri-Valley all-stars finished their summer as the nation's best, winning the Babe Ruth 13-year-old World Series last...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2015
Last comment by Julie Krommenhoek, on Aug 28, 2015 at 3:08 pm | 2 comments | 1914 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD names new assistant HR superintendent

The San Ramon Valley school board voted unanimously to appoint Keith Rogenski as the district's new assistant superintendent...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by Ian, on Aug 28, 2015 at 1:58 pm | 3 comments | 1439 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water wholesaler talks rate increase, agency transparency

While the final plan is still a ways off and fairly amorphous, the writing is on the wall for the future of the Zone 7 Water...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 28, 2015 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 314 Views

AROUND TOWN

DSRSD board member resigns to pursue job within district

Dublin San Ramon Services District board member Dawn Benson resigned from the board this week to apply for an employment...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2015
Last comment by And your point is?, on Aug 28, 2015 at 6:28 am | 10 comments | 1485 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board discusses changing homework rules

The San Ramon Valley school district appears set to revamp its homework rules, with the school board reviewing recommended...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2015
Last comment by Shelley, on Aug 27, 2015 at 9:34 pm | 9 comments | 3607 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sex trafficking defendants set for arraignment Friday

Three people arrested and charged in connection with an alleged large-scale sex trafficking ring based in the San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2015
Last comment by James, on Aug 27, 2015 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 1025 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville man pleads guilty in $200 million fraud scheme

A Danville real estate executive has pleaded guilty to a $200 million mortgage fraud scheme that took place during the height...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2015
Last comment by Progressive, on Aug 26, 2015 at 12:33 pm | 6 comments | 2584 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Glazer bill aims to let school districts store more money for hard times

Local State Sen. Steve Glazer has introduced a bill that would allow state school districts to put away more money for difficult...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Aug 26, 2015 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 1106 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon tech worker accused of stealing trade secrets

A tech worker from San Ramon suspected of stealing trade secrets was arrested last Thursday at San Francisco International...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 26, 2015 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 613 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Baker's veteran-assistance bill heads to governor

Gov. Jerry Brown is set to consider a bill from local Assemblywoman Catharine Baker (R-San Ramon) that aims to improve notification...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by Louise, on Aug 24, 2015 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 720 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ex-Cal High principal takes temporary post in Benicia

Former California High School principal Mark Corti has headed back to the office, agreeing to become interim principal at...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by nebuchadnezzar, on Aug 24, 2015 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 1626 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

9/11 remembrance ceremony in Danville to feature talk by survivor

The Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley and local veterans' organizations will hold a Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony on the...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by Magret Nunes, on Aug 24, 2015 at 6:33 am | 1 comment | 715 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town Drunks On the Trail

I am a regular walker along the Iron Horse Trail and after observing the trends over the last 6 months I thought it...

Original post made by Trail User on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Aug 23, 2015 at 4:14 pm | 93 comments | 5973 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Getting to know Catharine Baker

Local Assemblywoman Catharine Baker has been hitting the ground running since taking office eight months ago. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Voter, on Aug 21, 2015 at 9:25 pm | 3 comments | 1644 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council to explore downtown parking options

The Danville Town Council is set to continue discussing ways to enhance public parking downtown during a study session Tuesday...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 21, 2015 at 4:24 pm | 29 comments | 2480 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Livermore outlets expanded center opens, making it largest in California

San Francisco Premium Outlets in Livermore opened its 185,000-square-foot expansion Thursday, making it the largest outlet...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kaiser Permanente Athletic Health Fair

Join Kaiser Permanente on August 29th at the San Ramon Medical Offices for their second annual Athletic Health Fair! WHEN: Saturday,...

Original post made by D. Erickson on Aug. 20, 2015
There are no comments yet. 77 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Danville artist featured in new 'Inside and Out' exhibit

Visitors to the Harrington Art Gallery for the next month will have the chance to view art created "Inside and Out" by a...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2015
Last comment by brianwilkins54, on Aug 20, 2015 at 6:52 am | 1 comment | 770 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bella Vista park concept approved

The San Ramon Parks and Community Services Commission unanimously approved the conceptual plan for the Bella Vista Elementary...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2015
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Aug 18, 2015 at 11:38 am | 9 comments | 1454 Views
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