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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon residents convicted of $2 million insurance and tax fraud scheme

Two San Ramon residents have pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit insurance premium fraud and other related felonies on...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2020
Last comment by Median Joe, on Sep 3, 2020 at 6:16 am | 1 comment | 3971 Views

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Local college professor Reza Majlesi seeks to bring new voice to San Ramon City Council

Local college professor Reza Majlesi wants to challenge the established leadership in the city of San Ramon, through his...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2020
Last comment by geezer36, on Sep 2, 2020 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 4119 Views

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Retired police officer Kevin Traylor running for Danville council seat

Retired Oakland police officer and insurance investigator Kevin Traylor has launched a bid to join the Danville Town Council,...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2020
Last comment by Mike Stevenson, on Sep 1, 2020 at 5:08 pm | 3 comments | 4048 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palmer School, 81-year-old private campus, closes abruptly in Walnut Creek

The Palmer School for Boys and Girls, a Walnut Creek-based private school that has served students in Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2020
Last comment by Yet Another Former Student, on Aug 31, 2020 at 11:01 pm | 5 comments | 8114 Views

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Candidate lists finalized for some San Ramon Valley elections; filing extensions in six local races

The candidate lists were solidified for some San Ramon Valley local elections on Friday, but several others will have their...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2020
Last comment by Vicky Vino, on Aug 31, 2020 at 10:51 am | 1 comment | 3953 Views

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Editorial: Electing leaders takes an educated citizenry

Our editorial staff spends a considerable amount of time and resources helping Tri-Valley voters become that "educated citizenry."...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2020
Last comment by Jeremy Walsh, editor, on Aug 30, 2020 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 2806 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

All Contra Costa voters to receive mail-in ballots for Nov. 3 election

To promote effective and safe voting among residents, the Contra Costa County Elections Department has begun the process...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2020
Last comment by Mary, on Aug 29, 2020 at 4:41 pm | 11 comments | 8479 Views

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Governor announces new statewide reopening process during COVID-19 pandemic

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a revamped statewide process Friday for counties to reopen things like businesses and schools...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2020
Last comment by The Dude, on Aug 28, 2020 at 8:39 pm | 1 comment | 1983 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rep. DeSaulnier sets emergency town hall on USPS and voting in Contra Costa County

Amid reports of the USPS being cast into disarray due to federal defunding, Rep. Mark DeSaulnier is hosting an emergency...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2020
Last comment by dand d, on Aug 26, 2020 at 1:50 pm | 4 comments | 3289 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville business owner Mohamed Elsherbini declares candidacy for Town Council

Local business owner and Danville Area Chamber of Commerce member Mohamed Elsherbini has declared their candidacy for the...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2020
Last comment by Danville Mom, on Aug 26, 2020 at 12:49 pm | 2 comments | 3583 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon: Council to review proposed Russian School of Mathematics after appeal

The San Ramon City Council is set Tuesday to debate an appeal filed by a resident challenging the city's approval of the...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2020
Last comment by Concerned CItizen, on Aug 26, 2020 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 6103 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD vows to keep district 'financially solvent' amid coronavirus crisis

With the ongoing coronavirus pandemic hurting local economies throughout the country, the SRVUSD is preparing for potentially...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2020
Last comment by M, on Aug 25, 2020 at 3:29 pm | 1 comment | 2072 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deputy Rocha laid to rest

Family, friends and colleagues honored the life of Danville resident and Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy Oscar Rocha during...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2020
There are no comments yet. 1410 Views

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Candidates clash at Alameda County Board of Supervisors District 1 election forum

The two finalists for Alameda County Board of Supervisors District 1, Dublin Mayor David Haubert and Fremont City Councilman...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2020
Last comment by Eric Mills, coordinator, ACTION FOR ANIMALS, on Aug 19, 2020 at 12:01 pm | 1 comment | 2959 Views

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Guest Opinion: Sacramento's war on the suburbs

This year, a package of housing bills that remove local public input, override local development standards and negate environmental...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2020
Last comment by Neighbor, on Aug 19, 2020 at 8:05 am | 5 comments | 12552 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Scammer calls San Ramon PD, claiming to be police

The San Ramon Police Department has issued a warning that unidentified scammers have been "spoofing" the police department's...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2020
Last comment by Cerred, on Aug 15, 2020 at 6:17 am | 1 comment | 5371 Views

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Sen. Glazer calls for a second lockdown for most of California

Tri-Valley State Sen. Steve Glazer (D-Orinda) is leaning on Gov. Gavin Newsom to enact another shelter-in-place policy for...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2020
Last comment by Yasmin, on Aug 14, 2020 at 5:17 pm | 8 comments | 3646 Views

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San Ramon's StoryWalk will let families read while venturing park

The City of San Ramon is officially installing a StoryWalk, an interactive storybook project, in Central Park. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2020
Last comment by Cerred, on Aug 13, 2020 at 6:13 am | 1 comment | 4417 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former town commissioner, SRVHS alum Turner Stanton running for Danville council

Former Danville Parks and Leisure Services Commission member Turner Stanton is seeking to bring a new proactive leadership...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2020
Last comment by Sandy Varco, on Aug 12, 2020 at 11:40 am | 1 comment | 3843 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council to review sidewalk vendor regulations, commissioner recruitment process

The Danville Town Council is set to hear presentations that will cover topics ranging from the regulation of sidewalk vendors...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2020
Last comment by Ryan J. Degan, on Aug 12, 2020 at 9:17 am | 2 comments | 1655 Views
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