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Nominate "D": when the commentator becomes the real jornalist

I hope the editors actually read this. This mom comes here to read community news, and occasionally check out a blog entry,...

Original post made by Mominator on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by eddycaster, on Aug 21, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 8 comments | 772 Views

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San Ramon council OKs Faria Preserve development

The San Ramon City Council upheld the planning commission's approval of the proposed Faria Preserve residential development...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2014
Last comment by Bob P, on Sep 25, 2014 at 10:15 am | 8 comments | 2578 Views

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Turkey-toting big-rig tips on San Ramon off-ramp

A big-rig loaded with thousands of frozen turkeys overturned along the Alcosta Boulevard off-ramp to southbound Interstate...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2014 at 12:23 pm | 8 comments | 2272 Views

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School district recruits for Parcel Tax Oversight Committee

The San Ramon Valley school district is seeking applications from citizens to fill six positions on the committee that oversees...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Simon Thompson, on May 15, 2015 at 11:58 pm | 8 comments | 2948 Views

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CoCo supervisors support smaller pay raise

After facing vehement union opposition and a petition attempt to rescind a 33% pay raise, the Contra Costa County Board of...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2015
Last comment by commonsense, on Feb 13, 2015 at 3:30 pm | 8 comments | 2126 Views

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Danville to host plastic bag ban info sessions

The town of Danville has set a pair of informational sessions during the next month aiming to help local business owners...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2015
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Mar 12, 2015 at 11:17 am | 8 comments | 3498 Views

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Glazer, Bonilla hold top spots in State Senate race

Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer was the top vote-getter in the State Senate District 7 special primary Tuesday but fell well short...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2015
Last comment by Sam Ramon, on Mar 25, 2015 at 10:52 am | 8 comments | 2857 Views

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Danville council to debate Housing Element update

The Danville Town Council is set to consider signing off on the town's proposed Housing Element update Tuesday evening. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2015
Last comment by Aubrey, on Apr 8, 2015 at 8:41 am | 8 comments | 2091 Views

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Danville council to talk SRVHS parking

The Danville Town Council is set to weigh contributing up to $1 million Tuesday toward helping alleviate the decades-long...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2015
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Apr 16, 2015 at 3:37 pm | 8 comments | 2712 Views

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Chevron eliminating 500 jobs from San Ramon office

Chevron Corp. plans to cut 500 jobs from its San Ramon headquarters, and roughly 1,000 more positions corporate-wide, during...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Aug 4, 2015 at 1:38 pm | 8 comments | 3327 Views

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Danville man pleads guilty in $200 million fraud scheme

A Danville real estate executive has pleaded guilty to a $200 million mortgage fraud scheme that took place during the height...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2015
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Sep 2, 2015 at 12:04 pm | 8 comments | 4094 Views

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School board to debate increasing substitute teacher pay

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to consider raising the salaries paid to substitute teachers in the hopes of attracting...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by NewSRVUSDsub, on Nov 17, 2015 at 4:27 pm | 8 comments | 2111 Views

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Ex-agency official admits stealing millions related to San Ramon development

A former financial services director for the Association of Bay Area Governments pleaded guilty to a fraud charge in federal...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Dec 20, 2015 at 12:02 pm | 8 comments | 3658 Views

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Ex-local attorney who killed cyclist given felony probation after failing drug test

An attorney and former San Ramon resident who killed a bicyclist in a hit-and-run collision in Dublin in 2012 could face...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2016
Last comment by Bike Guy, on Mar 1, 2016 at 10:44 am | 8 comments | 4160 Views

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DanvilleSanRamon.com launches 'pay meter'

Frequent visitors to the DanvilleSanRamon.com website will soon need to either become subscribing members to obtain full...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2016
Last comment by dbrower, on Feb 19, 2016 at 3:29 pm | 8 comments | 1769 Views

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Police: Danville couple dead in apparent murder-suicide

Danville police are investigating the deaths of a local husband and wife on Monday as an apparent murder-suicide, according...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2016
Last comment by Pete Bennett, on Mar 1, 2016 at 5:53 pm | 8 comments | 6734 Views

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Judge considers tougher sentence for ex-local attorney who killed cyclist

A judge said Thursday that he will consider imposing a tougher sentence for an attorney and former San Ramon resident who...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2016
Last comment by Diane, on Feb 29, 2016 at 10:59 am | 8 comments | 2184 Views

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San Ramon council to consider endorsing transportation sales tax plan

The San Ramon City Council is set to debate giving its support Tuesday to a proposed new half-cent sales tax to fund transportation...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2016
Last comment by B, on Jul 1, 2016 at 12:35 am | 8 comments | 1580 Views

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Movie Review: Don't 'Sully' his name

It's appropriate that the title of Clint Eastwood's new film "Sully" can refer both to national-hero airline pilot, Danville's...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2016
Last comment by Steven34, on Oct 18, 2016 at 10:20 pm | 8 comments | 3459 Views

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Editorial: Re-elect San Ramon council incumbents; vote Yes on Measure X

Four candidates are vying this fall for two San Ramon City Council seats, with incumbents Phil O'Loane and Scott Perkins...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 1, 2016 at 7:40 pm | 8 comments | 2052 Views
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