California enacts statewide plastic bag ban
Single-use plastic bags will be banned at many stores in California starting next year after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill... Last comment 8 hours ago | 11 comments
New law changes California's initiative process
New legislation governing the initiative process in California was signed into law Saturday by Gov. Jerry Brown. Read the... Last comment 23 hours ago | 5 comments
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... Last comment on Sep 25, 2014 at 10:15 am | 8 comments
Swalwell bill would ban penalties on online business critics
A proposed bill introduced this week by Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) would make it illegal for businesses to penalize... Last comment on Sep 20, 2014 at 8:05 am | 7 comments
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San Ramon seeks feedback on library renovation plan
The San Ramon Parks and Community Services Commission is seeking public feedback on the conceptual plan for renovations to the community library. Wednesday, 4:23 PM | 1 comments
Apart from cops and robbers, two kinds of characters have overpopulated crime movies for years: the serial killer and the vigilante. Both are extremely rare in reality and absurdly plentiful on the big screen. Denzel Washington plays the latest vigil...... Read the full review
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"Mark Madsen returns to SRVHS"
San Ramon Valley High School basketball alum Mark Madsen (Class of '94), who also starred at Stanford and helped the Lakers win 2 NBA titles, returned to his alma mater Monday night to speak to this year's crop of players and parents at the annual basketball banquet. Mark stressed to the players that as members of a large and close fraternity of SRV players throughout the years, they will come to use many of the lessons they've learned as part of the program. Here Mark mixes with this year's 5 seniors who were honored for their 4 years of playing SRV basketball. (L-R) Griffen Kapulica, Gavin Foltz, Madsen, Clayton Correa, Logan Louks, and Michael Hernbroth. Submitted by Gary Hernbroth on Mar 21, 2012