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Pelosi picks Swalwell as impeachment manager

Local U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Livermore) was selected by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to serve as an impeachment manager...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2021
Last comment by Maskedman, on Jan 22, 2021 at 8:13 pm | 2 comments | 600 Views

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Most popular library books for San Ramon Valley readers in 2020

The Contra Costa County Library System reached a record-breaking 1 million digital book checkouts in 2020, a feat achieved...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2021
Last comment by Anne Milano Appel, on Jan 22, 2021 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 1489 Views

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Livermore Lab working on 'universal' coronavirus vaccine

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory announced this week a new collaboration with a United Kingdom company to develop a...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2021
Last comment by Diane Stevenson, on Jan 21, 2021 at 6:26 pm | 1 comment | 711 Views

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San Ramon: Commission to review plans for 284 apartments at The Marketplace

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set to hold a workshop Tuesday to discuss the design concept for a five-story, 284-unit...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2021
Last comment by Gina M Channell, Publisher, on Jan 21, 2021 at 9:32 am | 18 comments | 11603 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon: Police make seven arrests over busy four days

The San Ramon Police Department has been busy patrolling the streets over the past four days, arresting seven people during...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2021
Last comment by Nebuchadnezzar, on Jan 19, 2021 at 4:34 pm | 3 comments | 4163 Views

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BART able to balance budget with new federal funding; nine-figure deficits still loom

Federal relief funding is expected to cover BART's previously projected budget deficit, preventing the transit agency from...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2021
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Jan 19, 2021 at 10:32 am | 1 comment | 1059 Views

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San Ramon residents file appeal challenging new 32-pump Costco gas station

A group of residents has filed an appeal with the city over the San Ramon Planning Commission's decision to approve a 32-pump...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2021
Last comment by Mike Paul, on Jan 18, 2021 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 4943 Views

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Recall effort targets three SRVUSD board members over remote learning

A group of San Ramon Valley parents has initiated the process to start collecting signatures for a recall petition to oust...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2021
Last comment by H, on Jan 17, 2021 at 8:52 am | 35 comments | 9750 Views

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SRVUSD: Parents air frustrations at board meeting

Frustrations over the SRVUSD's decision to postpone in-person learning amid surging coronavirus cases were on display during...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2021
Last comment by H, on Jan 17, 2021 at 8:42 am | 17 comments | 5498 Views

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County elections chief provides details about SRVUSD recall petition process

Notices of intent to recall three members of the SRVUSD's Board of Education have been received by the Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2021
Last comment by Charles , on Jan 15, 2021 at 6:13 pm | 3 comments | 2575 Views

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Seniors 65 and older can schedule COVID-19 vaccination in Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County residents 65 and older can now sign up to receive COVID-19 vaccine shots, Contra Costa Health Services...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2021
Last comment by Lewis Glenn, on Jan 15, 2021 at 1:30 pm | 2 comments | 3448 Views

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Rep. DeSaulnier: With Capitol violence, 'We came close to losing democracy'

U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier said he's still working through some of the things he saw on the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol building...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2021
Last comment by Mr. Kalugin, on Jan 14, 2021 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 763 Views

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Coroner IDs two young men killed in fiery crash on I-680 in San Ramon

The Contra Costa County Coroner's Office has identified the two young men killed in a fiery collision on Interstate 680 near...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2021
Last comment by Nebuchadnezzar, on Jan 13, 2021 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 5851 Views

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SRVUSD: Resident challenges postponement of in-person learning, alleges Brown Act violation

The San Ramon Valley school board is set Tuesday to discuss an allegation it violated state public meeting laws after a resident...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2021
Last comment by Coach, on Jan 12, 2021 at 8:38 pm | 5 comments | 3292 Views

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DeSaulnier hosting virtual town hall on 'impeachment and 25th Amendment'

In response to last week's assault on the U.S. Capitol, Rep. Mark DeSaulnier is supporting congressional colleagues' effort...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2021
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jan 12, 2021 at 12:09 pm | 2 comments | 905 Views

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As rioters storm the U.S. Capitol, local Reps. DeSaulnier and Swalwell escape unharmed

Local U.S. Reps. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) and Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) were among hundreds of legislators who fled the...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2021
Last comment by Local Man, on Jan 7, 2021 at 11:41 am | 2 comments | 1934 Views

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Gretchen's legacy

Before Pleasanton's Gretchen Piscotty died in 2018 after battling ALS, her husband Mike and their three sons promised her...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2020
Last comment by Bester, on Jan 6, 2021 at 3:59 pm | 3 comments | 2504 Views

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State has administered just 35% of COVID-19 vaccines received to date

California has administered just 35% of the COVID-19 vaccine doses it has received to date, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2021
Last comment by Maskedman, on Jan 5, 2021 at 4:38 pm | 1 comment | 855 Views

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Ken Sandy, Danville's first police chief, dies from COVID-19

Ken Sandy, Danville's first and longest-serving police chief and a Contra Costa County Sheriff's deputy from 1965 until his...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2021
Last comment by CJ Andreasen, on Jan 5, 2021 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 4089 Views

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Legislators increase pressure to open schools as most stay closed this fall

A group of state Assembly members has co-authored a bill that would require schools to at least partially physically reopen...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2021
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