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Faria Preserve heading to San Ramon City Council

The proposed Faria Preserve residential development is now expected to come before the San Ramon City Council this summer...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Anita, on Jun 1, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 8 comments | 8957 Views

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Election 2020: Candidate list for March primary solidified

The primary election candidate list is finalized as the nomination deadline to qualify for the March 2020 ballot passed on...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2019
Last comment by Sue, on Feb 29, 2020 at 1:35 pm | 11 comments | 8941 Views

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Celebration of life set for former Danville mayor Dick Waldo

Former Danville Town Councilman Richard "Dick" Waldo, who served two terms on the council around the turn of the 21st century,...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2017
Last comment by JRM, on Jan 5, 2017 at 8:57 am | 2 comments | 8930 Views

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Annual Salary of San Ramon City Manager Shocking

Wow...there was an article posted in the San Ramon Express recently (I can't seem to find it now, curiously) that highlighted...

Original post made by jrm on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by jw, on Aug 22, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 31 comments | 8776 Views

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Contra Costa County mandates cloth masks in public, at all essential businesses

Face coverings will be required in public and at essential businesses in Contra Costa County beginning Wednesday, the county...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2020
Last comment by judy, on Apr 17, 2020 at 4:40 pm | 2 comments | 8712 Views

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Money Magazine ranks San Ramon among 'Best Places to Live' in U.S.

San Ramon was the top ranked Northern California city and No. 21 in the nation overall in Money Magazine's "Best Places to...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Jack, on Sep 26, 2016 at 4:24 pm | 4 comments | 8679 Views

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Local rescuers, victim reunite at San Ramon Valley Fire event

Rescuers and a victim of sudden cardiac arrest were reunited in an emotional reunion Thursday night. "This is a perfect example...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2013
Last comment by Mom of 3, on Nov 25, 2013 at 6:58 am | 1 comment | 8644 Views

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Arrest warrant issued for local landscape contractor

Authorities have issued an arrest warrant for a landscape contractor accused of defrauding families in the San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2015
Last comment by VJ Remley, on Oct 31, 2016 at 10:25 am | 4 comments | 8602 Views

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Forever families: Maddie's Fund Adoption Days this weekend

Paul and Stacy Brunner first learned about Cookie when she was featured in the Pleasanton Weekly as a "special needs dog"...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by dogfather, on May 29, 2014 at 1:20 pm | 3 comments | 8587 Views

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San Ramon: Commission to discuss next phase of Dougherty Valley annexation

After a prolonged absence due to Contra Costa County's shelter-in-place order, the San Ramon Planning Commission is set to...

Original post made on May. 10, 2020
Last comment by Longtime SR Resident, on May 10, 2020 at 7:27 pm | 1 comment | 8579 Views

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Pros and cons of Alamo incorporation

The issue of Alamo incorporation has been polarizing the community with strong statements on both sides of the issue for...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by Ann Onymous, on Feb 27, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 45 comments | 8452 Views

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I-680 toll express lanes construction set to start

The project to bring toll express lanes to Interstate 680 through the San Ramon Valley is expected to start construction...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2015
Last comment by FanDanville, on Aug 14, 2015 at 11:29 am | 23 comments | 8329 Views

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Danville's Measure Y too close to call as Magee Preserve approval holds slim lead

As of Election Night, Danville’s long-debated Measure Y, the Magee Preserve project, maintains a slim lead that is too...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2020
Last comment by Parent and Voter, on Mar 5, 2020 at 8:53 pm | 4 comments | 8318 Views

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Hog Wild in San Ramon? Not anymore

San Ramon's pig problem is over -- for the time being, at least. A total of 12 pigs were captured after digging up yards...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 4, 2013 at 5:20 pm | 5 comments | 8290 Views

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Bury My Heart at Wounded Drumstick

The juxtaposition of two recent articles in our local fishwrap... http://www.contracostatimes.com/ci_17100923?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com ht...

Original post made by the dogfather on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 26, 2011 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 8249 Views

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Editorial: Vote Yes on Measure Y in Danville to approve Magee Preserve project

We recommend a Yes vote on Measure Y on March 3, in favor of the Magee Preserve residential development with 69 houses clustered...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2020
Last comment by WFS, on Feb 20, 2020 at 9:49 pm | 40 comments | 8234 Views

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Danville singer reaches top 24 of 'American Idol'

A Danville vocalist is continuing his run on Fox's "American Idol" this week, hoping to advance beyond the top 24 in the...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2016
Last comment by What!, on Feb 17, 2016 at 10:46 am | 3 comments | 8204 Views

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Battle lines drawn in Measure D fight

As the 2012 election nears, sides are lining up on Measure D, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District's $260 million...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by Mike Arata, on Oct 31, 2012 at 10:56 am | 111 comments | 8099 Views

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Alamo incorporation? Re-elect Mary Piepho

The Alamo Incorporation Movement, www.alamoinc.org, can insure a positive vote for incorporation among Alamo neighborhoods...

Original post made by Vince Kreigher on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by Steve Cavalli, on Aug 5, 2007 at 10:14 am | 4 comments | 8096 Views

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Danville and Alamo chambers merge

On Dec. 1, the Alamo Chamber of Commerce will merge with the Danville Area Chamber of Commerce to create a unified chamber,...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Oct 17, 2013 at 10:16 am | 4 comments | 8053 Views
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