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San Ramon seeks applicants for city commissions

The city of San Ramon recently announced openings for boards, committees and commissions positions. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2016
Last comment by RobertMason, on Apr 30, 2016 at 3:49 am | 1 comment | 478 Views

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Remember Tax Day When Voting

As you write those big checks today to the government, remember this feeling when you vote in November. When Bernie Sanders...

Original post made by American on Apr. 18, 2016
Last comment by Howie Jarvis, on Apr 18, 2016 at 6:00 pm | 1 comment | 73 Views

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Sue Savod's Lyme log

My forearm muscles hurt, my right hip joint hurts, my swollen left knee hurts, I have brain fog -- I can't remember most...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by Sue savod, on Mar 29, 2016 at 4:05 pm | 5 comments | 1871 Views

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Swalwell bill aims to encourage college-student entrepreneurship

U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) introduced a new bill this month aimed at spurring young entrepreneurs by creating a competitive...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by Arlene, on Nov 23, 2015 at 9:27 am | 12 comments | 1807 Views

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Local U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell calls for immigration enforcement reform

Months after the fatal shooting of Pleasanton native Kate Steinle by an undocumented immigrant, U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin)...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by Fed Up, on Nov 21, 2015 at 1:24 pm | 7 comments | 961 Views

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Who was Hap Magee?

"Who was Hap Magee?" Recent visitors to Hap Magee Ranch Park seemed perplexed by the question although willing to give answers. "A...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2015
Last comment by Mark Johnson, on Oct 18, 2015 at 12:45 pm | 1 comment | 4419 Views

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Chelsea Clinton set for Danville book-signing

Chelsea Clinton is set to visit a Danville bookstore to promote her new book, "It's Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2015
Last comment by collins , on Oct 9, 2015 at 11:32 am | 21 comments | 4072 Views

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ID thefts, home break-ins top DPD log

The Danville Police Department provides DanvilleSanRamon.com with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1315 Views

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Sanctuary City

Dear San Francisco, I'm fed up with you and I've had it up to here. I will not buy any more sourdough bread. I will...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jul. 7, 2015
There are no comments yet. 202 Views

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Fried in Greece

Problems in Greece. Looks like they're going to run out of other people's money......

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jun. 29, 2015
There are no comments yet. 250 Views

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Danville congressman co-authors bill to protect whistleblowers

A bill that would provide federal whistleblowing protections to offshore oil workers was introduced to the House of Representatives...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2015
Last comment by Farmer Dave, on Jun 24, 2015 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 1166 Views

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PulsePoint on a National News Broadcast

PulsePoint is a smart phone application that locates CPR-trained people who are close to a cardiac emergency. The application...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Apr. 13, 2015
There are no comments yet. 203 Views

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Swalwell returns from visit to Iraq

Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) -- also a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence -- has returned...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2015
Last comment by Barbie , on Apr 9, 2015 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 1221 Views

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An earthquake again?

I just read there was a 3.6 earthquake here about half an hour ago. I didn't feel anything, but one of my cats tore around...

Original post made by San Ramon Observer on Apr. 2, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Apr 2, 2015 at 12:32 am | 1 comment | 274 Views

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Buchanan concedes State Senate race, endorses Bonilla in runoff

State Senate District 7 is poised for all-Democrat special runoff election this May between Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer and...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Mar 21, 2015 at 11:22 am | 7 comments | 4368 Views

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Cushing gets it wrong again

This post has been removed by the publisher because it violates our terms of use, and it is a personal attack on a blogger...

Original post made by DirkaDirka on Mar. 19, 2015
There are no comments yet. 293 Views

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President Obama signs executive order on cybersecurity in Bay Area

President Barack Obama signed an executive order Friday at a Stanford University summit encouraging the private sector to...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 19, 2015 at 5:40 pm | 11 comments | 1604 Views

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Bonilla, Buchanan debate at State Senate candidate forum

Two Democrats hoping to become the region's next state senator shared their views on key topics while making their cases...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Bob, on Feb 16, 2015 at 9:49 am | 15 comments | 3124 Views

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Swalwell to host Afghan interpreter as 'State of the Union' guest

San Ramon's congressman, Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin), will have as his guest at President Barack Obama's "State of the Union"...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2015
Last comment by Robert Shelton, on Jan 21, 2015 at 1:09 pm | 3 comments | 1957 Views

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Theft reports, traffic-stop arrests top Danville police log

The Danville Police Department provides DanvilleSanRamon.com with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2014
Last comment by Connie, on Oct 29, 2014 at 1:50 pm | 1 comment | 906 Views
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