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Former San Ramon principal dies in Nevada after going missing

Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District assistant superintendent Mike Biondi was found dead Wednesday near Walker...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2020
Last comment by DM, on Oct 8, 2020 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 34233 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

County officials talk safety, security measures for voting this election

For the first time in California history, every single registered voter in the state is set to have a ballot delivered to...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2020
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Danville police looking for suspect in attempted bank robbery

An unidentified suspect allegedly tried unsuccessfully to rob a US Bank in central Danville on Friday afternoon, and town...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2020
Last comment by The Dude, on Oct 6, 2020 at 9:38 pm | 1 comment | 2763 Views

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Campaign for countywide sales tax measure begins

Contra Costa County officials on Friday formally kicked off a campaign supporting a half-cent countywide sales tax ballot...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2020
Last comment by Chris, on Oct 6, 2020 at 1:50 pm | 4 comments | 4984 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

COVID Testing at Long Term Care Facilities

Private health care providers operating within Contra Costa County must now provide timely COVID-19 tests to essential workers...

Original post made by Partha Parthasarathy on Oct. 2, 2020
There are no comments yet. 767 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2020
Last comment by Jay, on Oct 2, 2020 at 10:23 am | 2 comments | 5955 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2020
Last comment by Nayak4Mayor, on Sep 30, 2020 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 2213 Views

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Contra Costa County Supervisors beef up commercial tenant rent, eviction protections

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday enacted new protections for commercial rental tenants who can prove...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2020
Last comment by Darlene G, on Sep 30, 2020 at 9:29 am | 1 comment | 2216 Views

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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...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2020
Last comment by The Dude, on Sep 27, 2020 at 9:07 pm | 1 comment | 1446 Views

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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...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2020
There are no comments yet. 3471 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon: Fourth annual Culture in the Community Celebration going virtual

In light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, San Ramon's annual Culture in the Community Celebration is going virtual this...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2020
Last comment by cathy247, on Sep 23, 2020 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 1011 Views

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County supervisors mull extending rent, eviction protections

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is expected to vote Tuesday on whether, and how, to extend protections for residential...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2020
Last comment by Kjgamble, on Sep 22, 2020 at 6:49 am | 1 comment | 1319 Views

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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...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2020
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 21, 2020 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 14672 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Principal Krolikowski leaving San Ramon Valley High, accepts job in Palo Alto

San Ramon Valley High School principal Jason Krolikowski has announced that he will be leaving the Danville school after...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2020
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 19, 2020 at 5:43 pm | 2 comments | 4529 Views

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MTC seeks comments on new I-680 toll express lanes north of San Ramon Valley

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission is asking Bay Area residents to learn about, and comment on, regional express...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2020
Last comment by Pete, on Sep 17, 2020 at 6:36 pm | 2 comments | 3964 Views

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Danville cancer care advocate wins national award

Danville resident Lori Garcia has been awarded the Ambassador Constituent Team Lead of the Year award by the American Cancer...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2020
Last comment by Maria Johnson, on Sep 17, 2020 at 6:33 am | 1 comment | 3656 Views

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Some changes as Contra Costa County adopts state restrictions for coronavirus blueprint

Most regulations were already closely aligned with state policies; however, county officials say the move simplifies the...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2020
Last comment by Mark Lonergan, on Sep 16, 2020 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 4180 Views

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Secretary of State Padilla talks voting access, safety in November election

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla spoke to reporters last week about voting access and safety this year during the...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Sep 16, 2020 at 7:39 am | 1 comment | 1226 Views

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Rep. DeSaulnier to participate in 'Conversation on Race' town hall

Local U.S. Congressman Mark DeSaulnier will be participating in a virtual Conversation on Race town hall on Tuesday, and...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Sep 15, 2020 at 7:59 am | 1 comment | 1020 Views

AROUND TOWN

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...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2020
Last comment by Patrick, on Sep 10, 2020 at 6:37 pm | 3 comments | 11950 Views
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