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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Feds charge university founder with money laundering, fraud

Federal court documents show Susan Xiao-Ping Su, the founder of Tri-Valley University and owner of two homes in Pleasanton,...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 7, 2011 at 11:31 am | 6 comments | 33336 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deputy sheriff arrested on suspicion of selling drugs, DUI scheme at The Vine

Stephen Tanabe, 47, of Alamo, was arrested at 9:30 p.m. after investigators discovered he might have been keeping and selling...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by spike, on Mar 23, 2011 at 12:21 am | 39 comments | 31219 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Apr 25, 2014 at 9:15 am | 5 comments | 30677 Views

AROUND TOWN

CONTRA COSTA TIMES ENDORSES CATHARINE BAKER FOR ASSEMBLY

The Contra Costa Times endorsed CATHARINE BAKER for State Assembly today. Here’s what they had to say: "We endorse Baker...

Original post made by local voter on Apr. 24, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on May 16, 2014 at 5:38 pm | 17 comments | 30556 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest opinion: Voters Should Flunk Measure C

Despite widespread layoffs, foreclosures and broken retirement nest-eggs, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District wants...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Jayne, on May 6, 2009 at 2:58 pm | 144 comments | 19967 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dr. Playboy

When the limo rolled up, the model-hot 20-somethings were wearing only tiny pieces of lingerie. The scene was straight out...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2007
Last comment by Malcom Zest, on Sep 21, 2012 at 11:00 pm | 98 comments | 17947 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Governor signs measure to safeguard missing persons

Written by Assemblymember Joan Buchanan, AB 620 requires care facilities serving adults with developmental disabilities and...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Oct 21, 2013 at 11:15 am | 3 comments | 16997 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Residents voice displeasure with Common Core

A new set of learning standards is coming to California this school year, but a group of local residents told the San Ramon...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Jun 24, 2014 at 4:40 pm | 43 comments | 16360 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART unions reach tentative agreement with management; service to resume Tuesday

Partial train service is expected to resume starting as early as 6 a.m., with full restoration expected in time for the afternoon...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2013
Last comment by JUST SAY NO to ARNERICH, on Oct 29, 2013 at 9:46 am | 13 comments | 16318 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Candidate forum showcases different sides of Danville

The Danville Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a forum for Town Council candidates last week, offering those in the business...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by no more dougherty valleys, on Oct 15, 2012 at 9:21 am | 31 comments | 14496 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Million dollar grant will help D.A. prosecute fraud

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office received $1.3 million in grants to combat insurance fraud, District Attorney...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by Woody, on Nov 13, 2012 at 5:03 pm | 2 comments | 13200 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

No charges in case of Tri-Valley man beaten outside his home

No charges will be filed against the teens involved in an altercation that left a Pleasanton man bleeding and unconscious...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Feb 14, 2014 at 1:38 pm | 19 comments | 12573 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Blackhawk couple sue HOA, say kids can't play outside

A Blackhawk couple have filed a federal lawsuit against their homeowners association, claiming their children aren't allowed...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Nov 15, 2013 at 9:39 am | 37 comments | 12338 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Do colleges actually evaluate applicants?

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3144 Doing College], expert adviser Elizabeth LaScala...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Crista andrews, on Sep 8, 2011 at 4:33 pm | 1 comment | 12101 Views

AROUND TOWN

Child porn on work computer leads to arrest

San Ramon police arrested a Cub Scout leader at his Danville home this afternoon on suspicion of possessing child pornography. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by sadtruth, on Jul 21, 2014 at 4:43 pm | 72 comments | 11697 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Dress Code- Do you think kids dress appropriately?

School starts in less than a month, and along with warm weather go styles that are more appropriate for the beach instead...

Original post made by Lili L. on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by Catherine, on Mar 14, 2014 at 3:27 pm | 32 comments | 11210 Views

AROUND TOWN

Into the sunset

False fronts, a jail, the look of the Old West, and lots of gingerbread - is it Disneyland? No, it's the funky old '50s...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2008
Last comment by semmes gordon, on Dec 18, 2008 at 4:29 pm | 5 comments | 11032 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Revamped Devil Mountain Run an 'overwhelming success'

Over 1,000 runners of all ages laced up their sneakers for the Devil Mountain Run on Sunday, May 5. This year's run, organized...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Tim, on May 9, 2013 at 7:47 am | 2 comments | 10952 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bingo night Friday to help parents of children with rare birth defect

A Danville mom is using her experience -- a daughter born with a rare birth defect -- to raise awareness and money to help...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Colleen, on Sep 30, 2010 at 5:51 pm | 2 comments | 10934 Views

SPORTS

Business Ethics and Youth Basketball

A few months ago the Pleasanton community experienced an extreme uproar over the Amador Valley H.S. varsity coach’s involvement...

Original post made by Referee on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Leatherball, on Jan 5, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 55 comments | 10800 Views
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Not Endorsements
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A second half of life exceptionally well lived
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 681 views