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SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD shows support for LGBT students with 1st-ever Day of Silence resolution

The National Day of Silence is set to return to some San Ramon Valley schools on Friday, but it arrives this year with an...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Apr 20, 2016 at 1:04 pm | 45 comments | 7015 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pros and cons of Alamo incorporation

The issue of Alamo incorporation has been polarizing the community with strong statements on both sides of the issue for...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by Ann Onymous, on Feb 27, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 45 comments | 9677 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Express endorsements: Experience matters

Danville is lucky to have a handful of qualified candidates in the race, which has many residents divided on whether to re-elect...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Danville Voter, on Nov 7, 2012 at 4:38 pm | 45 comments | 7620 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State moves to revoke Kid's Country license

The state is taking steps to shut down four sites of San Ramon Valley's child-care program Kid's Country. The California...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by Jennifer Allen, on Apr 5, 2012 at 11:51 pm | 44 comments | 7801 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A man of Peace??

So Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize. There is no greater evidence needed to confirm that this award is totally political and...

Original post made by Fred F on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by cardfark, on Oct 14, 2009 at 1:35 pm | 44 comments | 6066 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Too close for comfort?

Call 9-1-1 to report a fire or health emergency in the San Ramon Valley and within five minutes, a crew will arrive prepared...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Sep 13, 2009 at 6:24 pm | 44 comments | 6569 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mayor Andersen will run for District 2 supervisor

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen has announced that she will be running for District 2 County Supervisor. If successful, ...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Dec 25, 2011 at 7:51 am | 44 comments | 6753 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Walnut Creek Chick-Fil-A opens its doors to crowds, protests

The Bay Area's newest Chick-fil-A restaurant opened its doors in Walnut Creek Thursday morning, ushering in hungry patrons...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 20, 2012 at 5:46 pm | 44 comments | 7962 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Curry lawsuit: Family of teen who drowned during PE class settles suit with SRVUSD for $8 million

Nearly two years after the on-campus drowning death of 15-year-old San Ramon Valley High School freshman Ben Curry, the family...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2020
Last comment by Bill, on Apr 17, 2020 at 10:12 pm | 44 comments | 20924 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man cared more about his fence than my son

On Valentine's Day around 4:30 I received the phone call every parent fears, my 16 year old son had been in a bike accident....

Original post made by Lonna Corder on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Dylan, on Apr 23, 2010 at 9:08 pm | 44 comments | 8959 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville woman charged with leaving infants in car while shopping

A Danville woman who faces felony child endangerment in connection with leaving her two infant twins in a car last week at...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Poor People, on Feb 22, 2012 at 10:34 pm | 43 comments | 6379 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Residents voice displeasure with Common Core

A new set of learning standards is coming to California this school year, but a group of local residents told the San Ramon...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Jun 24, 2014 at 4:40 pm | 43 comments | 22561 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prop 8 supporters brave rain, motorists

Nearly 100 supporters of Proposition 8 camped out in windy, cold and wet conditions for over two hours at the intersection...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by Karen, on Nov 9, 2008 at 5:26 pm | 43 comments | 5784 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should Public Employee Pensions be taken over by SSI ?

In another blog a commenter named "Say What" complained that the public employees do not get the benefit of Social Security....

Original post made by East County Watch on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:45 am | 43 comments | 4781 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School solar initiative exceeds expectations

Since the systems first came online in October 2011, average production has exceeded 100 percent of expected kiloWatt hours...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Alvez, on Apr 3, 2012 at 5:24 pm | 43 comments | 7448 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Faria Preserve receives San Ramon council support

The proposed 740-home Faria Preserve residential development received the support of the San Ramon City Council on Tuesday...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Sep 23, 2014 at 9:47 am | 43 comments | 6162 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullying a priority for SRVUSD

For years, bullying was seen as no big deal, and for many, a rite of passage. Freshmen were hazed by seniors, and when they...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 22, 2013 at 12:43 pm | 42 comments | 8585 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supervisor Campains Should Focus on Solving Unfunded County Debt

The amount of debt this county owes to its employees should be the main subject of campaigns for Supervisors. The potentially...

Original post made by Concerned Debt on Mar. 4, 2012
Last comment by The Queen, on Mar 8, 2012 at 8:42 pm | 42 comments | 5214 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Protesters arrested at Chevron

A protest group said that several of its members were arrested this morning for blocking a gate at Chevron's headquarters...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Dick P, on Dec 15, 2009 at 10:35 am | 42 comments | 5173 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

And the trees come down

Nary a tree hugger was in sight this morning as the rows of redwood and cedar trees at the Veterans Memorial Building in...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Rachel, on Feb 1, 2010 at 12:57 pm | 42 comments | 5641 Views
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