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BART, union reps meet again over contract dispute

BART and its two biggest labor unions returned to the bargaining table Wednesday to make another attempt to resolve a dispute...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2013
Last comment by Got Inflation?, on Dec 20, 2013 at 7:18 am | 2 comments | 2834 Views

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Beware of telephone and email scams

By far, the most common way of separating seniors from their money is through the telephone, in cons ranging from the grandparent...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 4, 2014 at 12:26 pm | 2 comments | 2464 Views

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Danville council to consider road closures for events

The Danville Town Council on Tuesday (Feb. 4) is set to consider closing town streets to accommodate nine special events...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Feb 4, 2014 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 1564 Views

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EBMUD to consider calling for voluntary 10% water reduction

Danville residents and businesses could be on their way to receiving a direct request to conserve water. The EBMUD Board...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Feb 11, 2014 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 2744 Views

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Court extends deadline for California prison reduction

A federal three-judge panel Monday gave Gov. Jerry Brown's administration a two-year extension of a deadline for reducing...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2014
Last comment by Julia Pardini, on Feb 11, 2014 at 2:28 pm | 2 comments | 1987 Views

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Five prosecutors honored for convictions in 'Dirty DUI' cases

Five federal assistant district attorneys have been honored for the work they did in prosecuting police and others in what...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Jason w, on Mar 26, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 2 comments | 5865 Views

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School board to discuss new Dougherty Valley elementary campus

The San Ramon Valley school board is set consider proposed findings and determinations about the suitability of the new Dougherty...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by overburdened taxpayer, on Apr 8, 2014 at 9:47 am | 2 comments | 1698 Views

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School board OKs higher developer fees

The San Ramon Valley school board raised residential developer fees Tuesday to support additional or expanded school facilities...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by collins, on Apr 15, 2014 at 3:15 pm | 2 comments | 5675 Views

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Man sentenced for killing Contra Costa County jail nurse

An El Cerrito man was sentenced to 12 years in prison Friday for the unprovoked killing of a 55-year-old nurse who was treating...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 14, 2014 at 12:39 pm | 2 comments | 2470 Views

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Danville Drug Take-Back Day nets 124 pounds of unwanted pills

Law enforcement officials collected 124 pounds of unwanted medications for safe disposal during a Drug Take-Back Day event...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Apr 30, 2014 at 5:17 pm | 2 comments | 1374 Views

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San Ramon town hall to focus on preventing underage drinking

Local advocates against underage drinking are set to host a town hall meeting at Iron Horse Middle School in San Ramon Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 20, 2014
Last comment by MT, on May 20, 2014 at 9:16 am | 2 comments | 1982 Views

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Alameda County candidate drops out of race amid Danville home controversy

Kathleen Knox, a candidate for Alameda County auditor-controller in the June 3 primary, has withdrawn from the race after...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Concerned Neighbor, on May 22, 2014 at 8:40 am | 2 comments | 5377 Views

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Contra Costa unemployment rises 0.2%

Unemployment rates in the Bay Area increased slightly from May to June, bucking a downward trend statewide, according to...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by John Maynard, on Jul 24, 2014 at 11:54 am | 2 comments | 1813 Views

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EBMUD, other agencies reach clean water pact

The East Bay Municipal Utility District, the city of Oakland and six other East Bay cities have reached an agreement with...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by Brower's Spirit, on Jul 29, 2014 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 3584 Views

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Feces find closes MVHS pool

The Monte Vista High School community pool was closed early Monday afternoon after a small amount of feces was discovered...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Scimmer, on Aug 7, 2014 at 6:55 am | 2 comments | 2179 Views

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San Ramon council to discuss city limit sign

The San Ramon City Council will consider Tuesday (Aug. 12) whether to allow the town of Danville to replace a San Ramon city...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2014
Last comment by lOUISE, on Aug 12, 2014 at 3:04 pm | 2 comments | 2237 Views

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Governor signs cellphone 'kill switch' law

A bill signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday could make smartphones a lot less vulnerable to prospective thieves...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Aug 27, 2014 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 1923 Views

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San Ramon Valley students earn National Merit Scholarships

The National Merit Scholarship Corp. has announced three students from the San Ramon Valley Unified School District as winners...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 29, 2014 at 3:04 pm | 2 comments | 2499 Views

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Column: How to pay less for a new car

Late last year, my wife and I were in the unenviable position of needing to shop for a new car, since the used car lease...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 17, 2014 at 11:25 am | 2 comments | 1991 Views

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San Ramon Valley readies for general election

The stage is set for voters to decide a range of races relevant to the San Ramon Valley during Tuesday's general election,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Poor Support, on Nov 4, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 2 comments | 1648 Views
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