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San Ramon is 6th city to adopt comprehensive smoking laws, 2 others follow

San Ramon's City Council adopted stringent [http://www.sanramonexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=7007&approved=yes secondhand...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by David, on Mar 11, 2013 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 2579 Views

SPORTS

Modern artist

Cyrus Shafizadeh, 6, seems deep in thought as he contemplates his next pencil strokes at the hands-on art exhibit at Danville's...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by HairyMan, on Nov 11, 2008 at 5:59 pm | 4 comments | 2578 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mail-in ballots in Alamo close to 50 percent

The number of Alamo residents eligible to vote on incorporation March 3 is 10,508, according to the county Elections Division....

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by Tana Gummere, CPA, on Mar 3, 2009 at 10:28 am | 14 comments | 2578 Views

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School board orders parcel tax renewal election

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday night unanimously approved of ordering a mail-in election May 5 for voters to decide...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 14, 2015 at 8:11 am | 9 comments | 2576 Views

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Alamo Fire House proposal needs interactive discussion

Contra Costa County Municipal Advisory Committee for Alamo (Alamo MAC) is a volunteer function of Mary Piepho’s Danville...

Original post made by Hal, CDSI Research on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by Jimbo, on Feb 21, 2011 at 8:26 am | 5 comments | 2575 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Group 'forecloses' on Bank of America in Alamo

Members of the activist group MoveOn gathered in Alamo Plaza on Wednesday afternoon to protest actions taken by Bank of America...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on May 17, 2012 at 10:56 am | 30 comments | 2575 Views

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Glazer, Bonilla hold top spots in State Senate race

Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer was the top vote-getter in the State Senate District 7 special primary Tuesday but fell well short...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2015
Last comment by Sam Ramon, on Mar 25, 2015 at 10:52 am | 8 comments | 2573 Views

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Danville Planning Commission hears comments on proposed development

The Danville Planning Commission Tuesday hosted the first in what could be a series of public meetings on a proposed housing...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2013
Last comment by Rick, on Dec 3, 2013 at 1:04 am | 5 comments | 2569 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest opinion: Incorporate to keep Alamo special

Last week, Guest Opinion writer Phil Erickson, a 27-year resident of Alamo, opined that "...Alamo should NOT become a city..."...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Alamo neighborhoods forum, on Nov 22, 2007 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 2568 Views

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Active shooter training in Danville

More than 50 police officers and fire personnel from San Ramon Valley public safety agencies teamed up Thursday at Monte...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2014
Last comment by Y. Sam, on Aug 14, 2014 at 12:45 pm | 5 comments | 2566 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CSU campuses denying admission to new students

CSU campuses won't accept applications for the 2010 spring semester term, a move that will affect thousands of Bay Area students...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2009
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Jul 21, 2009 at 11:23 am | 16 comments | 2565 Views

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Courage meets Gold Pride

It was an exciting week for the Mustang Courage girls as they kicked it up with Tina DiMartino and Leigh Ann Robinson from...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by Clarice Witherfield, on Jun 5, 2012 at 6:31 pm | 2 comments | 2565 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Water district OKs rationing

County residents must reduce their water usage by 15 percent beginning May 1, according to a county drought management plan...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Apr 10, 2009 at 9:48 am | 3 comments | 2565 Views

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Solving the mystery of the AIM Incorporation supporters' list

Dear neighbors, It is quite simple to explain that one can be listed by AIM as supporting incorporation, but does not...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on Apr 15, 2008 at 3:51 pm | 3 comments | 2565 Views

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SRVUSD recognizes 50+ retirees

It was standing-room-only last week when the San Ramon Valley school board hosted a ceremony to honor the district's 51 retiring...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2016
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, associate editor, on Jun 6, 2016 at 10:56 am | 2 comments | 2564 Views

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Lafayette man will run for county supervisor

A long-time Lafayette resident will run for Contra Costa County District 2 supervisor to replace current supervisor Gayle...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 13, 2012 at 11:42 am | 29 comments | 2563 Views

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Neiman Marcus opens in Walnut Creek amid much fanfare

The first Neiman Marcus luxury department store opened in Walnut Creek's Broadway Plaza on Friday morning, as hundreds of...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Donna, on Mar 12, 2012 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 2563 Views

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Mayors hope Washington trip brings some cash for roads

At the Tri-Valley Cities Council meeting Wednesday night, Danville Mayor Newell Arnerich said all five cities -- Danville,...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by Tango, on Mar 8, 2013 at 10:16 am | 8 comments | 2561 Views

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Council expands alcohol area for 3 downtown events

The Danville Town Council expressed unanimous support for nine special events on Tuesday, but were divided on whether to...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by RUkidding, on Feb 10, 2014 at 10:55 am | 10 comments | 2561 Views

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SRVUSD, teachers union reach tentative contract agreement

The San Ramon Valley school district and its teachers union have signed a tentative agreement that would seem to signal the...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2016
Last comment by Resident 1, on Feb 13, 2016 at 11:04 am | 11 comments | 2560 Views
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