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State recognizes SRVHS teacher among California's best

San Ramon Valley High School science teacher Cindy Egan has been named a 2014 California Teacher of the Year semifinalist. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2013
Last comment by Darlene Gayler, on Nov 13, 2013 at 9:32 am | 2 comments | 7367 Views

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Mistaken location leads to arrest of Danville woman

A Danville woman was arrested in Pleasanton just after midnight Sunday on felony and misdemeanor counts after reportedly...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2014
Last comment by miSFit, on Jan 14, 2014 at 8:32 am | 14 comments | 7317 Views

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San Ramon Valley campuses rank in 'Best High Schools' list

Four San Ramon Valley high schools have ranked among U.S. News & World Report's "Best High Schools" in the nation. Read...

Original post made on May. 5, 2014
Last comment by frankly, on May 8, 2014 at 7:18 am | 12 comments | 7273 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents give surprise gift to Danville Costco greeter battling cancer

Arlie Smith's is the first face many customers see when they enter Costco in Danville and his voice the last many will hear...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2015
Last comment by Jeff, on Mar 15, 2015 at 11:53 am | 16 comments | 7268 Views

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ACA call center preps to enroll Californians in health exchange

More than 160 customer service agents in a Concord warehouse will be fielding calls from prospective enrollees in the state's...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by John, on Oct 11, 2013 at 12:35 pm | 32 comments | 7254 Views

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Phone tracker app leads to San Ramon arrest

A San Ramon woman managed to track her stolen cellphone using a phone tracker app and helped lead officers to the alleged...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Wyman Inteck, on Jul 2, 2014 at 9:10 am | 10 comments | 7253 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bury My Heart at Wounded Drumstick

The juxtaposition of two recent articles in our local fishwrap... http://www.contracostatimes.com/ci_17100923?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com ht...

Original post made by the dogfather on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 26, 2011 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 7252 Views

AROUND TOWN

Faria Preserve heading to San Ramon City Council

The proposed Faria Preserve residential development is now expected to come before the San Ramon City Council this summer...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Anita, on Jun 1, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 8 comments | 7225 Views

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New firehouse sparks discussion at MAC meeting

Fire Chief Richard Price discussed plans for a new Station 32 on Tuesday night that drew some opponents but more supporters,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Feb 9, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 28 comments | 7220 Views

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San Ramon students rally post-election

Groups of students at both San Ramon high schools rallied peacefully on Thursday afternoon in the wake of this week's presidential...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 17, 2016 at 7:47 pm | 87 comments | 7207 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council to discuss plastic bag ban

The Danville Town Council will hold a study session Tuesday morning (July 8) to review options on how to establish a plastic...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Jul 25, 2014 at 8:00 am | 71 comments | 7205 Views

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Arts scene

From the fates of the ancient Greeks to Rowan and Martin with their Fickle Finger of Fate, choruses, comics and commentators...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2009
Last comment by Milo Divincenzo, on Jun 18, 2011 at 8:33 pm | 5 comments | 7191 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville teacher pleads not guilty to child porn possession

A Danville middle school teacher pleaded not guilty in a Martinez courtroom Tuesday to charges of possessing more than 600...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 3, 2014 at 3:48 pm | 1 comment | 7184 Views

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District: Students at center of SRVHS bullying case won't attend same school anymore

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District announced Friday that district officials have taken action to make sure the...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2017
Last comment by Sam, on Jun 6, 2017 at 9:28 am | 11 comments | 7170 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo incorporation? Re-elect Mary Piepho

The Alamo Incorporation Movement, www.alamoinc.org, can insure a positive vote for incorporation among Alamo neighborhoods...

Original post made by Vince Kreigher on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by Steve Cavalli, on Aug 5, 2007 at 10:14 am | 4 comments | 7149 Views

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Dougherty Valley water supplier implements use restrictions

People living and working in the Dougherty Valley area of San Ramon face new water restrictions as their water provider works...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by Flylooper, on Jul 20, 2014 at 6:22 am | 11 comments | 7147 Views

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Forever families: Maddie's Fund Adoption Days this weekend

Paul and Stacy Brunner first learned about Cookie when she was featured in the Pleasanton Weekly as a "special needs dog"...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by dogfather, on May 29, 2014 at 1:20 pm | 3 comments | 7139 Views

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Hayward man sentenced to 14 years in Gold N Treasures holdup

The first of four people charged in a botched jewelry store holdup that left one of the robbers dead was sentenced Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2013
Last comment by Wes, on Nov 8, 2013 at 8:07 am | 1 comment | 7139 Views

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Ask the Vet: Canine bloat

Bloat, or gastric dilatation and volvulus (GDV), is when the stomach fills with gas and flips over. This twists blood vessels,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Vickie Swarowski DVM, on Jun 19, 2012 at 1:54 pm | 2 comments | 7106 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD board to debate Common Core implementation

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education is scheduled to host another discussion on the Common Core...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2013
Last comment by Greg Marvel, on Dec 13, 2013 at 11:49 am | 13 comments | 7094 Views
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