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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 | 33044 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 | 31077 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 | 17304 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 | 15578 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 | 15520 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 | 15289 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 | 14418 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 | 14339 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 | 13076 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 | 11998 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 | 11080 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 | 10870 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 | 10848 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 | 10814 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 | 10532 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville ranks among state's 'safest cities'

The town of Danville was named the ninth-safest city in the state, according to a security-industry ranking released Monday. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2013
Last comment by Rick, on Dec 8, 2013 at 7:56 pm | 26 comments | 9998 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD investigates student fight caught on video

An off-campus fight between two Dougherty Valley High School students is garnering added attention from school officials,...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2013
Last comment by Abc, on Nov 20, 2013 at 7:56 pm | 6 comments | 9684 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Board of Supervisors respond to draft Plan Bay Area concept

Contra Costa County's Board of Supervisors believe the draft Plan Bay Area is a good first step in setting regional goals...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 3, 2013 at 1:38 pm | 27 comments | 9384 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Prop 8 does discriminate

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen's Letter to the Editor printed in the paper Oct. 3 stating "Under California state law the...

Original post made by Pat on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Oct 30, 2008 at 12:49 pm | 205 comments | 9373 Views

AROUND TOWN

Incumbents prove strong in Town Council election

Two long-time Danville Town Council members were re-elected in Tuesday's election, along with eight-year Planning Commissioner...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by 28IF, on Nov 7, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 12 comments | 9357 Views
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