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SRVUSD Board of Education candidates debate ahead of Nov. 3 election
Candidates for the SRVUSD squared off during an online election forum Wednesday evening, taking time to debate over the policies... Last comment on Sep 25, 2020 at 8:01 pm | 1 comment

Six candidates vie for three seats on Central Contra Costa Sanitary District Board of Directors
The Central San Board of Directors is one of the special districts is set to appear on San Ramon Valley voters' ballots during... Last comment on Sep 21, 2020 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment

CityWalk Master Plan approved as council denies residents' appeal
The San Ramon City Council unanimously denied an appeal challenging the city's approval of the CityWalk Master Plan, which... Last comment on Sep 10, 2020 at 6:37 pm | 3 comments

Staying Healthy: Anxiety is challenging many kids during pandemic
Sheltering in place and remote learning are new ways of life for many Tri-Valley residents, and local mental health experts... Last comment on Sep 23, 2020 at 10:38 pm | 0 comments

 
 
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"Mark Madsen returns to SRVHS"
San Ramon Valley High School basketball alum Mark Madsen (Class of '94), who also starred at Stanford and helped the Lakers win 2 NBA titles, returned to his alma mater Monday night to speak to this year's crop of players and parents at the annual basketball banquet. Mark stressed to the players that as members of a large and close fraternity of SRV players throughout the years, they will come to use many of the lessons they've learned as part of the program. Here Mark mixes with this year's 5 seniors who were honored for their 4 years of playing SRV basketball. (L-R) Griffen Kapulica, Gavin Foltz, Madsen, Clayton Correa, Logan Louks, and Michael Hernbroth. Submitted by Gary Hernbroth on Mar 21, 2012

 
 
 
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San Ramon City Council candidates debate 'defunding police,' pandemic relief
Candidates vying to represent their community on the San Ramon City Council met during an online forum on Thursday, taking the time to debate the finer points of civic governance and sharing their vision for the future of the city. Tuesday, 5:50 PM

Contra Costa moves out of state's most restrictive COVID-19 tier
Contra Costa County moved out of the state's most restrictive coronavirus reopening tier Tuesday, allowing some businesses like gyms and restaurants to resume operating indoors with limited capacities. Tuesday, 4:38 PM

County supervisors beef up commercial tenant rent, eviction protections
The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday enacted new protections for commercial rental tenants who can prove financial hardship directly tied to COVID-19-related causes. Tuesday, 5:14 PM

Little Miss Everything: New book series spotlights Black role models for kids
Former San Ramon resident and entrepreneur Vona Hill recently launched "Little Miss Everything," the first installment of her new children's book series by the same name. Tuesday, 10:28 PM

San Ramon mayoral candidates differentiate themselves at virtual forum
The race to lead San Ramon as the next mayor saw candidates trying to set themselves apart during an online forum last week as they debated the finer points of local issues in their efforts to win voters. Monday, 4:28 PM | 1 comments

Valley Link receives $400 million in Alameda County funding
The Valley Link rail project now has nearly a third of funds needed to build out the planned regional transit system, after the Alameda County Transportation Commission agreed to reallocate $400 million in Measure BB funding. Monday, 10:40 PM

SRVUSD Board of Education candidates debate ahead of Nov. 3 election
Candidates for the SRVUSD squared off during an online election forum Wednesday evening, taking time to debate over the policies and practices they believe will best serve district students. Monday, 4:59 PM | 1 comments

First of three O'Neill plays premieres this weekend
Bitter, haunted, meticulous, courageous, inscrutable, contrarian. These words were used by cast members of Eugene O'Neill's early one-act plays when asked to sum up their characters in a single word... Sunday, 10:49 AM

Sheriff's office investigating after inmate dies in hospital
Authorities have opened an investigation into the death Thursday of Levele Williams, an inmate at the Martinez Detention Facility, Contra Costa County sheriff's officials said Friday. Sunday, 10:32 AM

County health order seeks increased testing by private health plans
Private health care providers operating within Contra Costa County must now provide timely COVID-19 tests to essential workers, those with symptoms and those exposed to the virus, according to a new health order released Thursday. Sunday, 11:17 AM

I'm here! I'm 1! I'm 2! New book series engages kiddies at every stage of growth
When Valerie Carlson Pressley read to her young children, she noticed their excitement for books about babies and toddlers their own age. She wanted to buy books to highlight their milestones but couldn't find any. So she set out to... Thursday, 4:19 PM

CCTV to air 'Election Preview' for Danville Town Council and other local elections
Contra Costa Television is offering residents the opportunity to learn about candidates running for local office this fall through a series of special 'Election Previews' starting on Wednesday. Wednesday, 4:26 PM

Museum of the San Ramon Valley to host virtual exhibit on 'California's First People'
Set to be presented virtually to help stem the spread of the pandemic, California's First People tells the story of the Indigenous Peoples who called the San Ramon Valley home beginning around 5,000 years ago. Wednesday, 4:30 PM

Danville: Former Athenian School teacher charged with sexual assault of a minor
A former teacher and track coach at the Athenian School in Danville has been charged for allegedly sexually assaulting an unidentified girl nearly seven years ago, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office. Tuesday, 1:40 PM

CityWalk Master Plan approved as council denies residents' appeal
The San Ramon City Council unanimously denied an appeal challenging the city's approval of the CityWalk Master Plan, which includes the development of 4,500 housing units among other amenities in the Bishop Ranch property. Wednesday, 3:02 PM | 3 comments

 

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