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Nomination season begins for local elections

The candidate filing period for the Nov. 4 general election began Monday and continues through Aug. 8, with seats on governing...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 16, 2014 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 2153 Views

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Safeway shareholders approve Albertsons merger

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for the Tri-Valley, Safeway shareholders voted overwhelmingly Friday...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 29, 2014 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 22266 Views

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Oakland A's lease gets county board approval

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to approve an agreement to extend the Oakland Athletics'...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 30, 2014 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 2554 Views

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Alamo VP takes top post at Pleasanton school

Stone Valley Middle School vice principal Karen Johnson has been selected as principal at Alisal Elementary School in Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 11, 2014 at 10:21 am | 1 comment | 1762 Views

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SRVFPD recognized for financial reporting

For the 13th year in a row, the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District has received the certificate of achievement for...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by Rich McVey, on Aug 20, 2014 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 1438 Views

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Sunday earthquake largest since Loma Prieta in 1989

A 6.0 earthquake that centered near South Napa shook Bay Area residents in their beds early Sunday morning. U.S. Geological...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 25, 2014 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 2035 Views

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New Native American exhibit opens in Danville

A new exhibit, "Native American Life," is now open in Danville for visitors to learn about the indigenous people who inhabited...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 26, 2014 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 1928 Views

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San Ramon-based Chevron settles air quality violations

San Ramon-based Chevron has agreed to pay $278,000 to the Bay Area Air Quality Management District for more than two-dozen...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2014
Last comment by James, on Sep 7, 2014 at 12:57 pm | 1 comment | 1187 Views

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San Ramon holds city hall groundbreaking

The San Ramon community celebrated a milestone Tuesday evening with the ceremonial groundbreaking of the new city hall project. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2014
Last comment by Bob P, on Sep 13, 2014 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1751 Views

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Danville seeks applicants for commissioners

The town of Danville is looking for residents to fill vacancies on five town committees and commissions. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Bob P, on Sep 15, 2014 at 9:47 am | 1 comment | 1219 Views

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Local wildfire training uses recycled water

Alameda County firefighters went through a wildfire training on Monday and Tuesday at Camp Parks in Dublin. While they were...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Oct 3, 2014 at 8:33 am | 1 comment | 1390 Views

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San Ramon & Danville Au Pairs Took the LCC Orange Bucket Challenge for UNICEF!

At a local Cultural Care Au Pair Halloween event on Sunday, 10/19, au pairs in San Ramon and Danville took the “LCC Orange...

Original post made by Nicole Biondi on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by Nicole Biondi, on Oct 28, 2014 at 5:53 pm | 1 comment | 456 Views

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Diablo tennis team finishes second in national championship

A women's tennis team from the San Ramon Valley took second place at a national championship earlier this month. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Debbie, on Oct 30, 2014 at 10:07 am | 1 comment | 2262 Views

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Danville's bond rating upgraded

Moody's Investors Service, a bond credit-rating business, announced last week that the town of Danville's bond rating would...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Ramon, on Nov 13, 2014 at 3:17 pm | 1 comment | 726 Views

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DSRSD rewards customers for low summer water use

The Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD) is issuing a $10 "Wise Water User Credit" on the next water bill of 1,078...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 14, 2014 at 6:16 am | 1 comment | 1172 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Dad helps ease school registration

From the comfort of their own home or even from their hotel room on a family vacation, some Pleasanton school parents were...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Local, on Nov 14, 2014 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 1562 Views

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Alamo: Found German Shepherd and Young White Dog

Sunday AM on the east side, near Livorna and Miranda. No collars, dammit -- we're checking for microchips, but seems unlikely,...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Nov. 16, 2014
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Nov 18, 2014 at 9:27 am | 1 comment | 368 Views

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Danville PD offers holiday safety tips

As many families begin shopping for gifts and taking trips, the Danville Police Department has offered tips to residents...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 1, 2014 at 8:02 am | 1 comment | 1446 Views

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San Ramon Valley Fire chaplains to hold candlelight vigil

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District chaplains are set to host a candlelight vigil this weekend to honor family...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Chaplain Nick Vleisides, on Dec 4, 2014 at 9:29 am | 1 comment | 1501 Views

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Alamo Mortgage Corp. broker charged with fraud

A longtime Walnut Creek real estate broker and Alamo Mortgage Corp. officer is in jail after allegedly defrauding his neighbors...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 2733 Views
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