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SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD in line for $1.1 million state grant to support low-performing students

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District is taking advantage of some one-time funding from Sacramento, with the school...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2019
Last comment by Mrsz2 , on Feb 22, 2019 at 6:38 am | 2 comments | 1033 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Negotiations between SRVUSD, teachers stall as SRVEA declares impasse

Labor negotiations between the San Ramon Valley Unified School District and local teachers have hit a snag, with union negotiators...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2019
Last comment by SRV Parent, on Feb 22, 2019 at 6:01 am | 10 comments | 2776 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville set to acquire new property to house town offices, police department

While escrow is not expected to close until the later part of 2019 according to town manager Joseph Calabrigo, the current...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2019
Last comment by Sandy, on Feb 20, 2019 at 10:49 am | 1 comment | 2620 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD board to talk budget, opioid awareness, parcel tax oversight

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to host a series of presentations Tuesday evening, with topics including the district’s...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2019
Last comment by Accountable, on Feb 19, 2019 at 9:50 am | 2 comments | 994 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'San Ramon Voyager' takes to the high seas

San Ramon has taken to the high seas -- symbolically -- as Chevron Corp.'s new crude oil tanker, the "San Ramon Voyager,"...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2019
Last comment by Long Term Resident, on Feb 18, 2019 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 3758 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD becomes only district in world placed on AP Honor Roll for ninth straight year

The San Ramon Valley Unified School district has reached a new level of excellence, having achieved international recognition...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2019
Last comment by Cloud, on Feb 18, 2019 at 9:30 am | 5 comments | 3521 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Cal High football receives $1,000 from sports photo contest

Bella Vista Elementary School teacher Dwight Pratt has secured a $1,000 grand prize for California High School’s football...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2525 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley teachers rally in support of union negotiators

Hundreds of teachers from the San Ramon Valley Education Association donned their red union colors and gathered at Dougherty...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2019
Last comment by Albus Potter, on Feb 17, 2019 at 7:25 pm | 4 comments | 6518 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville defers decision on debated Verizon cell wireless facility

The Danville Town Council debated the issue for nearly five hours Tuesday but ultimately deferred its decision for 30 days...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2019
Last comment by michelle brown, on Feb 17, 2019 at 4:22 pm | 9 comments | 2729 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

EBRPD buys 160 acres to expand preserve south of San Ramon

The Tri-Valley's Doolan Canyon Regional Preserve has nearly 160 acres of new publicly owned open space, with EBRPD closing...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2019
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 16, 2019 at 4:52 pm | 1 comment | 1923 Views

AROUND TOWN

County judge rules in favor of police records release; unions likely to appeal

A Contra Costa County Superior Court judge on Friday blocked a move by officers with five county police departments and the...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2019
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Feb 15, 2019 at 6:24 pm | 4 comments | 701 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore company fined for safety violations in fatal trench collapse

A Livermore-based business has been cited more than $242,000 for safety violations related to the death of a worker in the...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2019
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 14, 2019 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 621 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council to debate appeal over cell facility installation in residential area

A group of Danville residents continues to fight the implementation of wireless cellular facilities near residential areas,...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2019
Last comment by Stand Up, on Feb 12, 2019 at 12:19 pm | 10 comments | 2062 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Parents of teen who drowned in SRVHS pool sue school district, teacher

The family of 15-year-old Ben Curry, who drowned during class in the San Ramon Valley High School pool in early May, has...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2018
Last comment by bb, on Feb 10, 2019 at 9:58 pm | 62 comments | 4629 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Former Danville resident selected as Contra Costa Republican Party chairman

Elected as one of the youngest Republican county chairs in the state at 33 years old, Shupe said that one of his main goals...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2019
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 7, 2019 at 6:06 pm | 3 comments | 2252 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to review consolidation of alternative education programs

District staff estimate that combining the Del Amigo High School in Danville with San Ramon's Venture Independent Study School,...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2019
Last comment by Good move but...., on Feb 5, 2019 at 1:07 pm | 2 comments | 824 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Congressman DeSaulnier to discuss federal shutdown at town hall Saturday

With the partial government shutdown having officially become the longest in U.S. history, U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord)...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2019
Last comment by dbrower, on Feb 2, 2019 at 12:46 pm | 11 comments | 1045 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon: City considers 10-year agreement with AT&T for small cell facilities

The San Ramon City Council on Tuesday is set to weigh a new agreement with AT&T that would establish a streamlined process...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2019
Last comment by dbrower, on Feb 2, 2019 at 11:50 am | 3 comments | 1659 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville officials open expanded downtown parking lot

The $9.2 million project expands the Village Theatre's parking lot by an additional 131 parking spaces, creating a total...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2019
Last comment by Joe Malory , on Feb 1, 2019 at 8:38 pm | 4 comments | 1459 Views

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Swalwell talks education, new Congress at Dublin town hall

In his first town hall meeting after the midterms, U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell spoke at his alma mater of Dublin High School...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2018
Last comment by Malcolm Hex, on Feb 1, 2019 at 6:06 pm | 12 comments | 1849 Views
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