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Danville council to consider rezoning ordinance for Abigail Place development

The Danville Town Council is set to consider approving a rezoning request to allow for an upcoming 19-lot housing development...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2018
Last comment by OldGuy, on Feb 6, 2018 at 8:02 pm | 1 comment | 805 Views

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Glazer proposal on rainwater capture systems headed to statewide vote

With the water supply still on many minds across California, local State Senator Steve Glazer has authored a proposal that...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2018
Last comment by Graciela, on Feb 6, 2018 at 7:19 pm | 4 comments | 871 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Eva Schloss, stepsister of Anne Frank, speaking in Livermore

Eva Schloss, stepsister of Anne Frank and a Holocaust survivor, is speaking at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Bankhead Theater...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2018
Last comment by Important story, on Feb 6, 2018 at 1:41 pm | 3 comments | 1248 Views

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Tree trimming set along I-680 express lane corridor this week

Tree trimming along the Interstate 680 express lane corridor through the San Ramon Valley is scheduled to take place this...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2018
Last comment by Greg T, on Feb 6, 2018 at 1:51 am | 1 comment | 871 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon bank robber sentenced to 7+ years in prison

A Sacramento man was sentenced Friday to 87 months in prison for robbing two banks in San Ramon, one in Concord and one in...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2018
Last comment by Scott Hale, on Feb 4, 2018 at 4:58 pm | 22 comments | 1351 Views

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Toll hike measure to fund transportation projects placed on June ballot

San Ramon Valley voters will have their say on proposed Bay Area bridge toll hikes after the Bay Area Toll Authority on Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2018
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Feb 2, 2018 at 5:33 pm | 11 comments | 1365 Views

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Alamo: Teen-run nonprofit seeking donations, volunteers for prom attire giveaway

San Ramon Valley teen-run nonprofit 1Closet is now hosting a donation drive for prom attire, to be distributed for free to...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2018
Last comment by Diana, on Feb 2, 2018 at 4:16 pm | 1 comment | 1433 Views

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Danville: Man won't face charges in hit-and-runs that injured cyclists

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office will not file charges against a San Ramon senior arrested in October after...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 1, 2018 at 6:30 pm | 18 comments | 2717 Views

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San Ramon car crash leads to Montevideo school lockdown

A Concord man was arrested after a hit-and-run car crash in San Ramon that led to an hour-long lockdown at Montevideo Elementary...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2018
Last comment by Sam, on Jan 29, 2018 at 12:34 pm | 2 comments | 1404 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Staying Healthy: Students overloaded and underprepared

Across the country, kids are busy, stressed and sleep deprived. Between homework, tests and extracurriculars -- not to mention...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2018
Last comment by TrixieMom, on Jan 26, 2018 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments | 1283 Views

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San Ramon police employees recognized for distinguished service

Three San Ramon police employees were recently honored by the police department for their exceptional service in 2017. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2018
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 26, 2018 at 9:04 am | 3 comments | 915 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon: Woman takes plea deal, sentenced for DUI crash that killed toddler

A Pleasanton woman with previous intoxication-fueled run-ins with law enforcement was sentenced to seven years in state prison...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Justice, on Jan 25, 2018 at 1:56 pm | 7 comments | 3001 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Teens arrested in drive-by purse theft at Hacienda Crossings

Three Antioch teenagers were arrested Friday on suspicion of stealing another teen's purse without even stopping their car...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2018
Last comment by Nebuchadnezzar, on Jan 23, 2018 at 12:54 pm | 3 comments | 189 Views

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School board gives initial support to lowering graduation requirements

The San Ramon Valley school district's personalized learning initiatives saw some progress at a modestly attended meeting...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by Marie, on Jan 22, 2018 at 12:37 pm | 2 comments | 2903 Views

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Danville man dies in electric bike crash

A Danville man died in an electric bicycle crash in the western part of town on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Cy Bickle, on Jan 22, 2018 at 9:30 am | 2 comments | 3670 Views

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San Ramon Valley among targets of 'Lucky Lotto Bandits'

San Jose police said Thursday that suspects arrested at Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield last month are linked to more...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Woody, on Jan 19, 2018 at 7:47 am | 2 comments | 984 Views

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Baker introduces resolution urging feds to protect California coast from oil drilling

President Donald Trump's administration has received a range of opposition to its proposal this month to open federal waters,...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2018
Last comment by Shari M, on Jan 18, 2018 at 12:40 pm | 8 comments | 2187 Views

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Town Council approves Old Blackhawk Road housing development

The Danville Town Council unanimously approved a new housing development along Old Blackhawk Road Tuesday night. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by Louise, on Jan 18, 2018 at 11:48 am | 1 comment | 1825 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man holed up in home causes Pleasanton PD to close Old Stanley for three hours

Pleasanton police blocked off Old Stanley Boulevard for about three hours Tuesday afternoon while working to negotiate with...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by cerred, on Jan 18, 2018 at 5:14 am | 1 comment | 580 Views

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San Ramon Planning Commission to discuss new Preserve neighborhood

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set to consider a concept review for a neighborhood within The Preserve development...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2018
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 17, 2018 at 4:44 pm | 2 comments | 1093 Views
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Couples: . . . “Joy is greater than sorrow,“ . . . “Nay, sorrow is the greater.”
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 961 views

Local venture capital fund set to close
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 470 views