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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fur flies over proposed change to animal shelter law

Valley Humane Society would be negatively impacted if Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to repeal the 1998 Hayden Law goes through....

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2012
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Feb 13, 2012 at 9:35 am | 9 comments | 1287 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents protest new Walmart at pre-bid meeting

About 12 people gathered at 9100 Alcosta Boulevard, the site of the [http://sanramonexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=5169...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 13, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 9 comments | 1339 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Board of Education discusses possible bond measure, leans toward November ballot

After several heated forums about a possible school facilities bond, San Ramon Valley Unified's Board of Education met Tuesday...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 16, 2012 at 5:53 am | 9 comments | 940 Views

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Son arrested for attempting to murder mother with baseball bat

San Ramon Police arrested Aaron Ricks, 27, in the attempted murder of his mother on Feb. 20. Ricks allegedly beat his mother...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by Paul Coleman, on Feb 27, 2012 at 12:31 pm | 9 comments | 1264 Views

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Bicyclist seriously injured after collision on Bollinger Canyon Road

A 13-year-old San Ramon boy was riding his bicycle on the sidewalk along the south side of Bollinger Canyon Road at the Interstate...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by frankly , on Mar 21, 2012 at 6:32 am | 9 comments | 1029 Views

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High-speed rail boosters promise 'blended' transportation system

A lower price tag, fewer tracks and a fresh commitment to fund rail improvements in north and south California are among...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2012
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Mar 20, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 9 comments | 789 Views

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Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run identified

A man who was struck and killed in a hit-and-run collision while riding his bicycle in Dublin on Tuesday night has been identified...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by Dickita P, on May 30, 2012 at 12:54 am | 9 comments | 2309 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Local attorney charged with illegally obtaining information

A San Ramon attorney and an Alameda County deputy face criminal charges for illegally obtaining information to be used by...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Tip of the iceberg , on Apr 23, 2013 at 1:43 pm | 9 comments | 1219 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pig assault lands man in jail

A man's assault of a pig at the Alameda County Fair prompted some strong words from the judge in the Alameda County Superior...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2012
Last comment by Troy, on Jul 11, 2012 at 11:33 am | 9 comments | 1129 Views

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Scandal: State parks finds $54 million in its pocket

Remember all that hullabaloo about closing all the state parks? "Nevermind," say state-park officials. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Jul 30, 2012 at 12:44 pm | 9 comments | 840 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Town Council Race Reaches New Low

Bob Nealis and Jim Jordan Jelincic have resorted to the lowest form of advertising - sticking brochures on car windshields....

Original post made by Rhonda M on Oct. 31, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 3, 2012 at 4:17 pm | 9 comments | 817 Views

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San Ramon City Council votes down fireworks for Independence Day 2013

At its Tuesday meeting, San Ramon's City Council voted to confirm a recommendation not bring back fireworks in next year's...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Dec 14, 2012 at 1:10 pm | 9 comments | 1185 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

San Ramon Valley Unified responds to Connecticut school shooting

Twenty-six people were killed Friday when a gunman clad in black military gear opened fire inside a Newtown, Conn. elementary...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Dec 19, 2012 at 5:23 pm | 9 comments | 1248 Views

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Morning with the Mayor meetings on hiatus in 2013

Early risers in Danville will get to sleep in for the foreseeable future -- at least on the first Friday of the month. The...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by Watching..., on Jan 8, 2013 at 12:29 pm | 9 comments | 1103 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Attorney General accuses BP and Arco of environmental violations

California Attorney General Kamala Harris and district attorneys from seven counties across the state filed suit Monday alleging...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 11, 2013 at 12:15 pm | 9 comments | 2813 Views

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Plan Bay Area: boon or bane?

Plan Bay Area is either a plan bring all nine counties of the Bay Area into compliance with state law or a United Nations...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 30, 2013 at 10:11 am | 9 comments | 962 Views

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Danville's Kiwanis 4th of July parade

This festive, hometown event attracts over 40,000 attendees each year including local residents and flag-wavers from the...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by AC, on Jul 6, 2013 at 12:24 pm | 9 comments | 1270 Views

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Road rage at Stoneridge mall

Police in Pleasanton have arrested a 19-year-old man who allegedly hit another man with his car following an argument in...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2013
Last comment by Unknown, on Aug 13, 2013 at 3:12 pm | 9 comments | 1226 Views

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Brown signs state Assembly, Senate bills, vetoes two

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. Thursday announced that he has signed the following state Assembly bills. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Oct 9, 2013 at 9:40 am | 9 comments | 2012 Views

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Danville Planning Commission to discuss pair of development proposals

The Danville Planning Commission is set to discuss issues related to two development projects, including one proposing 20...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 28, 2013 at 12:24 pm | 9 comments | 1799 Views
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