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Budget crunch claims victims in Contra Costa County

In an effort to slow or stop the financial hemorrhaging in Contra Costa County, members of the Board of Supervisors voted...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 16, 2008 at 4:39 pm | 2 comments | 2501 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Engaged Alamo talks to candidates

The Alamo Women's Club was jam packed Thursday night last week as more than 200 Alamo residents turned out to meet with the...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by Nancy, on Jan 31, 2009 at 12:32 pm | 4 comments | 2500 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley schools go green in new way

Taking a sustainable approach to circulating information, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District (SRVUSD) plans to...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Jul 9, 2014 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 2499 Views

SPORTS

Blasting their way to the top

The U14 Mustang Blast Girls played to the top of the heap in Lancaster, Mass., on July 26, beating North Carolina, 1-0, in...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Shelby Cota, on Jul 29, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 2 comments | 2499 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New pocket park for Alamo?

Unused land adjacent to the Iron Horse trail may become Alamo's newest park. The one-acre parcel on the corner of Danville...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by Susan, on Oct 24, 2008 at 9:22 am | 6 comments | 2499 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville man takes unique path to being a scientist

When Maxwell Bertolero was in high school nine years ago, he was advised that he'd better get his act together or he'd never...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Jun 13, 2012 at 1:43 pm | 5 comments | 2498 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Week in Washington yields contacts for Mayor Mike Shimansky

Danville Mayor Mike Shimansky hobnobbed with national leaders including senators Dianne Feinstein, Barbara Boxer and Hillary...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Aug 19, 2009 at 5:17 am | 2 comments | 2498 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ace will be the place in Alamo

Months after the doors closed on Yardbirds in Alamo, a new hardware chain will be taking up residence in the shuttered facility....

Original post made on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Pat, on Jun 1, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 12 comments | 2498 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Reward offered in Danville school graffiti investigation

Town and school district officials announced Friday they are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest...

Original post made on May. 12, 2014
Last comment by Patti Symcox, on May 15, 2014 at 2:01 pm | 3 comments | 2498 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

10th Congressional District to the polls

Alamo and some Danville voters will go to the polls in the Nov. 3 election for a new congressional representative for District...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Shelby, on Nov 4, 2009 at 10:38 pm | 8 comments | 2497 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Middle-of-night quakes shake residents

Some area residents were awakened in the middle of the night last night - some three times - when quakes hit the area. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 9, 2008 at 4:16 pm | 1 comment | 2497 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station opens to much fanfare and talk

Trains are stopping today at the $106-million West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station that was officially dedicated Friday with...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2011
Last comment by In Alamo, on Feb 28, 2011 at 11:59 am | 28 comments | 2497 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Washington man arrested in connection with San Ramon home invasions

A Washington man has been charged in connection with a pair of recent San Ramon home invasions, including one in which a...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Jun 13, 2014 at 1:05 pm | 5 comments | 2497 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2013
Last comment by Brett, on Apr 27, 2013 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments | 2497 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista students hammer away at old library

Approximately 15 students, who were either members of the leadership team or the student design committee, donned hard hats...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on Apr 6, 2012 at 8:38 am | 2 comments | 2496 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville: Public apology planned for All Wars Memorial vandalism

A young man charged with vandalizing Danville’s All Wars Memorial with graffiti last year has agreed to make a public apology...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Dan, on Oct 13, 2016 at 6:54 am | 1 comment | 2495 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BB gunner hit cars overnight in San Ramon

Car windows across San Ramon were shot out last night by someone with a BB gun, police said. Sgt. Mike Boehrer said windows...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Ralphie, on Jul 28, 2010 at 5:33 pm | 8 comments | 2495 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Business park 'plagued' by thefts

While auto burglaries are fairly common in San Ramon, employees at one office park have fallen victim to a rash of thefts...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2012
Last comment by Jane, on Feb 2, 2012 at 2:41 pm | 10 comments | 2495 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man arrested for hot dog

A Danville man was cited for animal cruelty after leaving his dog for 20 minutes in a parked car with the windows up, in...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2008
Last comment by sue, on Jul 20, 2008 at 11:26 am | 2 comments | 2494 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Report suspicious activity, urges town manager

Danville has seen a surge in vandalism, said Town Manager Joe Calabrigo at Mornings with the Mayor today, and he asked residents...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by doc, on Jun 14, 2010 at 11:04 am | 20 comments | 2494 Views
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