DanvilleSanRamon.com https://www.danvillesanramon.com If it is local and useful, it is on DanvilleSanRamon.com. en-us Copyright 2022 DanvilleSanRamon.com DanvilleSanRamon.com https://danvillesanramon.com/art/top_logo.png https://www.danvillesanramon.com <![CDATA[2.9-magnitude earthquake shakes San Ramon Valley]]> The San Ramon Valley was shaken by a small earthquake late Saturday afternoon, centered 3.1 miles north-northeast of Diablo, near Danville.]]> <![CDATA[Cozy up with these 7 children's books emphasizing empathy, overcoming differences]]> In a season that celebrates peace on earth, now is the best time to share lessons about empathy, overcoming differences and working together. Some of the best children's books published in 2022 touch on these topics.]]> <![CDATA['Shawn's Boat' fundraiser, honoring late Danville native, more than halfway to goal]]> More than four months after the death of a Danville-born woman who was hit by a truck while bicycling to work in Washington D.C., friends, family and former rowing teammates are continuing efforts to memorialize the late 40-year-old.]]> <![CDATA[Bay Area air district offering buy-back program for older, high-polluting vehicles]]> Bay Area residents with a vehicle made before 1999 can receive up to $1,200 as part of a buy-back program to improve local air quality, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District announced.]]> <![CDATA[Dublin police identify man killed in apparent self-defense shooting]]> Dublin Police Services identified Kenneth Krainski as the decedent in a domestic disturbance in Dublin last month that escalated into his shooting death, with police continuing to believe that the shooting was in self-defense.]]> <![CDATA[Around the Valley: Questionable actions]]> Questionable actions at recent municipal meetings might have gone unnoticed if not for astute and curious readers. ]]> <![CDATA[Get on the Bus]]> Pleasanton resident Tim Ryerson, GM of Ballistic United, founded "Get on the Bus" to give children who might not be able to the chance to play soccer while also learning valuable life skills. ]]> <![CDATA[DSRSD incumbents Johnson and Goel secure board seats and share election reflections]]> Dublin San Ramon Services District incumbents Ann Marie Johnson and Arun Goel have secured seats on the agency's board this election season. ]]> <![CDATA[Danville to name new mayor during installation ceremony next week]]> The Town of Danvile's next mayor is set to be sworn in at the town's upcoming Mayor's Installation and Community Awards ceremony.]]> <![CDATA['Holidays in the Valley' returns to Danville museum]]> The Museum of the San Ramon Valley's long-beloved annual holiday exhibit has returned this year, with the current display of historical and present-day holiday marvels now open to the public.]]> <![CDATA[County supervisors approve controversial Seven Hills Ranch development]]> After hearing from at least 50 speakers spanning about six hours, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved the Spieker Senior Development residential care facility in unincorporated Walnut Creek. ]]>