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Police: Tri-Valley woman arrested after Jack in the Box stabbing
An employee at a Jack in the Box fast food restaurant in Pleasanton was stabbed multiple times early Sunday by a female customer,... Last comment on Apr 15, 2014 at 8:38 pm | 1 comment

Monte Vista High focuses on safe driving with Every 15 Minutes presentation
Monte Vista High students got a personal glimpse at the potentially traumatic effects of driving while intoxicated last week,... Last comment on Apr 14, 2014 at 9:42 am | 1 comment

Theft reports, DUI arrests lead DPD call log
The Danville Police Department provides the Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from... Last comment on Apr 16, 2014 at 12:17 am | 3 comments

Officials say airports are new front in human trafficking
Anti-trafficking advocates and Bay Area prosecutors and congresspersons said Tuesday that airports are an important new front... Last comment 13 hours ago | 4 comments

 
 
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San Ramon teacher named county Teacher of the Year finalist
Coyote Creek Elementary School transitional kindergarten teacher Karen Young has been named one of four finalists for 2014-15 Contra Costa County Teacher of the Year. Wednesday, 5:02 PM

Danville police to host Drug Take-Back Day
Danville residents hoping to safely dispose of unwanted or expired prescription medications will be able to do so next week at the town offices in recognition of National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Wednesday, 3:11 PM | 1 comments

Deal reached on permanent Bay Area patent office
The San Jose City Council Tuesday approved a deal for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to lease space at City Hall, five months after the federal agency chose San Jose as the site of a permanent satellite office. Wednesday, 1:11 PM

San Ramon seeks applicants for commissions, committees
The city of San Ramon is currently seeking applicants to fill seats on two city commissions, one city committee and one regional committee.
Tuesday, 6:55 PM

Tri-Valley nonprofit's yard sale to help sick and injured pets
Find that ideal item for around the house or a loved one and help sick or injured pets who need help their families cannot afford, at the Paws in Need yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 3. This year's sale is being held in the side yard of Milfleur, located in the historic Kottinger Barn at 200 Ray St. in Pleasanton. Wednesday, 3:36 PM

IRS renews phone scam warning after receiving 20,000 complaints
The IRS this week renewed its warning last fall about a pervasive phone scam that continues to target people across the U.S. Tuesday, 12:46 PM | 1 comments

Officials say airports are new front in human trafficking
Anti-trafficking advocates and Bay Area prosecutors and congresspersons said Tuesday that airports are an important new front in combating human trafficking and rescuing victims. Tuesday, 6:36 PM | 4 comments

Police: Tri-Valley woman arrested after Jack in the Box stabbing
An employee at a Jack in the Box fast food restaurant in Pleasanton was stabbed multiple times early Sunday by a female customer, according to police. Monday, 6:02 PM | 1 comments

Theft reports, DUI arrests lead Danville PD call log
The Danville Police Department provides the Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from March 30 to April 5, omitting the more mundane. Sunday, 8:23 PM | 3 comments

Monte Vista High focuses on safe driving with Every 15 Minutes presentation
Monte Vista High students got a personal glimpse at the potentially traumatic effects of driving while intoxicated last week, taking part in the school's Every 15 Minutes educational event. Sunday, 10:20 PM | 1 comments