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SRVUSD Board of Education candidates debate ahead of Nov. 3 election
Candidates for the SRVUSD squared off during an online election forum Wednesday evening, taking time to debate over the policies... Last comment on Sep 25, 2020 at 8:01 pm | 1 comment

Six candidates vie for three seats on Central Contra Costa Sanitary District Board of Directors
The Central San Board of Directors is one of the special districts is set to appear on San Ramon Valley voters' ballots during... Last comment on Sep 21, 2020 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment

CityWalk Master Plan approved as council denies residents' appeal
The San Ramon City Council unanimously denied an appeal challenging the city's approval of the CityWalk Master Plan, which... Last comment on Sep 10, 2020 at 6:37 pm | 3 comments

Staying Healthy: Anxiety is challenging many kids during pandemic
Sheltering in place and remote learning are new ways of life for many Tri-Valley residents, and local mental health experts... Last comment on Sep 23, 2020 at 10:38 pm | 0 comments

 
 
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"Godbeams Over Danville"
This image was taken just at daybreak from a hillside on the west side of the 680 fwy. The sun is low on the horizon causing the sun beams to be filtered by the clouds producing expanding "godbeams" over the town of Danville. This image won best of show in the recent Tri-Valley Photo contest. Submitted by Richard Valenti on Jan 24, 2014

 
 
 
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San Ramon mayoral candidates differentiate themselves at virtual forum
The race to lead San Ramon as the next mayor saw candidates trying to set themselves apart during an online forum last week as they debated the finer points of local issues in their efforts to win voters. Monday, 4:28 PM

SRVUSD board to discuss school reopening plan during special meeting
The San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education is set to convene for a special meeting on Tuesday afternoon, during which time district officials will discuss plans for reopening schools. Monday, 3:13 PM

Danville council to review Hartz Avenue street closures
The Danville Town Council plans to meet for a special meeting on Tuesday to receive a verbal report on the status of downtown street closures for temporary outdoor restaurant seating. Monday, 3:06 PM

Valley Link receives $400 million in Alameda County funding
The Valley Link rail project now has nearly a third of funds needed to build out the planned regional transit system, after the Alameda County Transportation Commission agreed to reallocate $400 million in Measure BB funding. Monday, 10:40 PM

SRVUSD Board of Education candidates debate ahead of Nov. 3 election
Candidates for the SRVUSD squared off during an online election forum Wednesday evening, taking time to debate over the policies and practices they believe will best serve district students. Monday, 4:59 PM | 1 comments

First of three O'Neill plays premieres next weekend
Bitter, haunted, meticulous, courageous, inscrutable, contrarian. These words were used by cast members of Eugene O'Neill's early one-act plays when asked to sum up their characters in a single word... Sunday, 10:49 AM

Sheriff's office investigating after inmate dies in hospital
Authorities have opened an investigation into the death Thursday of Levele Williams, an inmate at the Martinez Detention Facility, Contra Costa County sheriff's officials said Friday. Sunday, 10:32 AM

County health order seeks increased testing by private health plans
Private health care providers operating within Contra Costa County must now provide timely COVID-19 tests to essential workers, those with symptoms and those exposed to the virus, according to a new health order released Thursday. Sunday, 11:17 AM

California sees steep drop in reports of child abuse since school campuses closed
No group in California reports more suspected cases of child abuse than teachers. And with teachers no longer seeing students in-person every day in most parts, advocates say thousands of cases of child abuse may be going unreported. Sunday, 11:17 AM | 1 comments

Heat wave, dry winds prompt Red Flag warning this weekend
High temperatures in the upper 90s and 100s are expected to blanket the Bay Area this weekend, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a Red Flag warning amid concern of new wildfires. Sunday, 11:31 AM

BART board amends budget amid changes caused by COVID-19
BART would have finished fiscal year 2020 facing a budget deficit of some $120 million were it not for federal funding help during the novel coronavirus pandemic, agency officials said Thursday. Sunday, 11:18 AM

I'm here! I'm 1! I'm 2! New book series engages kiddies at every stage of growth
When Valerie Carlson Pressley read to her young children, she noticed their excitement for books about babies and toddlers their own age. She wanted to buy books to highlight their milestones but couldn't find any. So she set out to... Thursday, 4:19 PM

CCTV to air 'Election Preview' for Danville Town Council and other local elections
Contra Costa Television is offering residents the opportunity to learn about candidates running for local office this fall through a series of special 'Election Previews' starting on Wednesday. Wednesday, 4:26 PM

Museum of the San Ramon Valley to host virtual exhibit on 'California's First People'
Set to be presented virtually to help stem the spread of the pandemic, California's First People tells the story of the Indigenous Peoples who called the San Ramon Valley home beginning around 5,000 years ago. Wednesday, 4:30 PM

Danville: Former Athenian School teacher charged with sexual assault of a minor
A former teacher and track coach at the Athenian School in Danville has been charged for allegedly sexually assaulting an unidentified girl nearly seven years ago, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office. Tuesday, 1:40 PM

CityWalk Master Plan approved as council denies residents' appeal
The San Ramon City Council unanimously denied an appeal challenging the city's approval of the CityWalk Master Plan, which includes the development of 4,500 housing units among other amenities in the Bishop Ranch property. Wednesday, 3:02 PM | 3 comments

 

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