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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 | 1648 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 | 1578 Views

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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 | 1116 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 | 1566 Views

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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 | 1047 Views

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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 | 1813 Views

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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 | 2035 Views

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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 | 3182 Views

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Streetwise: America's greatest president

In honor of President's Day, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to a local donut shop to ask residents who they thought was...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by Danville Independent, on Feb 25, 2013 at 10:41 pm | 19 comments | 1164 Views

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Fleet Week plans scaled back after Blue Angels cancel air show

Navy officials announced the cancellation of all upcoming performances by its precision flight demonstration team, which...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2013
Last comment by John Fretes, on Apr 17, 2013 at 10:25 am | 19 comments | 1224 Views

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Protesters rally against money in politics, environmental impact at Chevron headquarters

Activists called on Chevron to refrain from political spending and oust CEO John Watson outside the company's annual shareholders...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Rob Andrews, on May 31, 2013 at 10:55 pm | 19 comments | 1216 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pair arrested after alleged smash-and-grab car burglaries, police chase

A man and woman were arrested on suspicion of burglary and auto theft Friday after someone allegedly spotted the woman breaking...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Aug 9, 2013 at 10:53 am | 19 comments | 1278 Views

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Manslaughter case against Tri-Valley attorney moves forward

After more than 18 months of delays and legal wrangling, the manslaughter case against a San Ramon lawyer accused of running...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by sr resident, on Sep 21, 2014 at 2:44 am | 19 comments | 3170 Views

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No charges in case of Tri-Valley man beaten outside his home

No charges will be filed against the teens involved in an altercation that left a Pleasanton man bleeding and unconscious...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Feb 14, 2014 at 1:38 pm | 19 comments | 12569 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Judge: California death penalty system is unconstitutionally cruel

California's death penalty is cruel and unusual punishment because the system is "dysfunctional" and its implementation arbitrary,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Carl Lee Hailey, on Jul 27, 2014 at 2:09 pm | 19 comments | 795 Views

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School board talks parcel tax renewal

The San Ramon Valley school board held preliminary discussions on whether to seek an extension of the Measure C parcel tax,...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Louie, on Aug 14, 2014 at 7:54 am | 19 comments | 1980 Views

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Faria Preserve discussion extended again

The San Ramon City Council extended its Faria Preserve development public hearing for the second time after much discussion...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Danville resident, on Aug 8, 2014 at 1:22 pm | 19 comments | 1602 Views

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Walgreens proposal heads to San Ramon Planning Commission

The San Ramon Planning Commission on Tuesday (Sept. 2) will hold a public hearing about a new Walgreens proposed for the...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2014
Last comment by WindermereRes, on Sep 18, 2014 at 9:55 am | 19 comments | 1838 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville teen arrested after car hits house, damages gas line

A Danville teen was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after allegedly crashing his car into a house on...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by SRV Doug, on Sep 3, 2014 at 7:15 pm | 19 comments | 2392 Views

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Alamo residents blast Piepho for new lane proposal

District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho says she will request that the Tri-Valley Transportation Council drop its plan to enlarge...

Original post made on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on May 21, 2008 at 9:25 am | 18 comments | 1764 Views
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