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San Ramon City Hall grand-opening ceremony set for Saturday

The San Ramon community is set to ceremonially usher in a new era for the city on Saturday with a grand-opening celebration...

Original post made on May. 12, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on May 17, 2016 at 4:43 pm | 3 comments | 1474 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Schmitt signs contract to become new SRVUSD superintendent

Rick Schmitt is set to take the helm as superintendent of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District in July after the...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by Watching the Watchers, on May 26, 2016 at 1:18 pm | 1 comment | 1473 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Deals to be found: 3 days of VG Online Auction Left

Don't forget to check out the amazing selection of items posted on the Vista Grande Online Auction. Items include: -restaurant...

Original post made by Vista Grande Mom on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by VG Auction Chair, on Feb 14, 2012 at 11:26 am | 2 comments | 1472 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Who doesn't love trees?'

A tree in front of Starbucks, on Prospect Avenue, crashed to the ground the very day before the tree removal began at the...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by collins, on Apr 5, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 17 comments | 1472 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Town will stream Council meetings online by end of year

town officials decided to move forward with video recording and web streaming of Town Council meetings following a study...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2013
Last comment by Jake, on Mar 17, 2013 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 1472 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New law changes California's initiative process

New legislation governing the initiative process in California was signed into law Saturday by Gov. Jerry Brown. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Oct 7, 2014 at 9:11 am | 11 comments | 1472 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Unpleasant answers: YMCA planning results

Dear Dolores, Not to overwhelm the editor but the YMCA issues are esculating. Neighborhood parents now have issues...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Mar 9, 2010 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 1471 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Another new years, please

Dear Emily, Starting around Labor Day and continuing to April Fools Day, our world has many New Years Day(s) celebrations....

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Jun 9, 2010 at 6:51 am | 5 comments | 1471 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD continues transitional kindergarten program

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District is moving ahead with plans to continue its transitional kindergarten (TK) program,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by Douglas, on Apr 30, 2012 at 1:26 pm | 5 comments | 1471 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

East Bay landscaper recognized for work on San Ramon pool

A Concord-based landscape contractor received a 2015 Beautification Award from the East Bay chapter of the California Landscape...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2015
Last comment by FanDanville, on Jul 15, 2015 at 8:33 am | 1 comment | 1471 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lane closures expected for I-680 north

Caltrans will continue its rehabilitation efforts along the I-680 corridor on Thursday night, working on the northbound lanes...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by FanDanville, on Jun 24, 2011 at 9:19 am | 3 comments | 1469 Views

AROUND TOWN

Current polling shows CCC political impact in the Tri-Valley

Dear Editor, Polling and focus interviews are demonstating the issues of CCC machine politics south of Diablo Road and...

Original post made by Allied News Service on Nov. 20, 2011
Last comment by stop don flint, protect your community, on Nov 24, 2011 at 1:15 pm | 26 comments | 1468 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council to talk downtown parking, smoking regulations

The downtown parking supply, stricter rules for secondhand smoke exposure and the Walnut Creek watershed are the main talking...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2015
Last comment by old time resident, on Jun 10, 2015 at 2:42 pm | 3 comments | 1468 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tree threatening petroleum pipeline on Iron Horse Trail

The county OK'd a permit last week for Kinder Morgan Energy Partners to remove an oak tree next to its petroleum pipeline...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Feb 2, 2010 at 7:30 am | 13 comments | 1468 Views

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The top 10 factors that get you into college

Is it SATs or GPAs? Extracurricular activities or active involvement on campus? In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3706...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Shiraz, on May 16, 2012 at 11:12 pm | 6 comments | 1468 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Murder-suicide led to death of Pleasanton woman and her daughter

Police say it's unlikely anyone will ever know what led a mother to shoot her daughter, then shoot herself at their Stacy...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Jul 23, 2012 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 1468 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Brush fire blackens 50 acres in southeastern San Jose

Firefighters are working a grass and brush fire that has blackened at least 50 acres in far southeastern San Jose near Calero...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Jul 13, 2013 at 2:04 pm | 1 comment | 1468 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BREAKING NEWS*** Harmer finally concedes.

Republican challenger David Harmer reportedly has conceded defeat in his bid to unseat Rep. Jerry McNerney in the 11th Congressional...

Original post made by Chet on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 4, 2010 at 8:42 am | 4 comments | 1467 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART protests fizzle after swift police action

Police kept protesters in San Francisco corralled to sidewalks and outside of BART station fare gates Monday night, preventing...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 31, 2011 at 11:56 am | 1 comment | 1467 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council to debate stance against I-680 HOV ramps at Norris Canyon

The San Ramon City Council is set Tuesday to consider urging county transportation officials to stop efforts to add carpool-access...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2016
Last comment by frankly, on Mar 25, 2016 at 7:27 am | 4 comments | 1467 Views
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