Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mrs. Doubtfire lives on in Danville memories

Drinking elbow to elbow with Hollywood's hairiest and handsomest stars might have been a highlight of Mike Doyle's tenure...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by Cathie, on Dec 28, 2010 at 12:11 pm | 4 comments | 1744 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Anyone hear a loud gunshot by Trader Joes?

Last night, Sunday the 26th, around 7:00pm, we were going into Trader Joe's. We heard what sounded like a 10- or 12-gauge...

Original post made by Derek on Dec. 27, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1435 Views

SPORTS

Jessica, define the Express Forum, please

Dear Jessica, Danville neighborhoods have been discussing your Express Forum this morning with interest in defining its...

Original post made by Hal on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Dec 24, 2010 at 8:10 am | 6 comments | 2256 Views

AROUND TOWN

Offstage with Jeff Seaberg

Actor Jeff Seaberg learned early that the show must go on. "I'm very passionate about what I do. I do what I love and make...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by Rebecca, on Dec 23, 2010 at 1:14 pm | 3 comments | 1277 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

A Danville family's Christmas - African style

Some 6,000 miles away from their home, a Danville man and his family are spending their first Christmas in Uganda. When Paul...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Dec 22, 2010 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 1512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone know the function of the new tower at Brett Hart park?

Driving by there this morning I noticed the new looming tower at the intersection of Camino Tassajara and Diablo Road....

Original post made by jrm on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by kevin, on Dec 21, 2010 at 7:16 pm | 27 comments | 2103 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cal Fire encourages Californians to get "fire smart"

The holiday season is here, complete with garlands, pine needles and candles (Oh my!). As beautiful as they are, holiday...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by Candle Guru, on Dec 21, 2010 at 4:35 pm | 1 comment | 1418 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: What are your plans for the winter holiday vacation?

With Christmas just over a week away, it's getting really hard to focus on anything but jolly good times. Fortunately, roving...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by cookie, on Dec 21, 2010 at 4:33 pm | 4 comments | 2045 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Recession accelerates Save Mount Diablo's conservation purchases

Save Mt. Diablo has been on a buying spree recently. The organization, whose goal is to preserve the natural land of Mt....

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on Dec 21, 2010 at 3:36 pm | 4 comments | 1093 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Solar eclipse tonight

Druids rejoice. Tonight, the night of the winter solstice, the longest night of the year, the moon will be eclipsed by the...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Dec 20, 2010 at 8:20 pm | 3 comments | 1247 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Start your financial aid now!

The earlier you start the more financial aid you might receive. If you have a senior who’s going to college next year,...

Original post made by John on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by John, on Dec 20, 2010 at 10:27 am | 2 comments | 1621 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The high price of a 'free' education

Parents, get out your checkbooks -- it's back-to-school time. Free -- that is, tax-supported education -- has been basic...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by John, on Dec 20, 2010 at 10:23 am | 10 comments | 1558 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Christmas Bird Count draws thousands of eyes to the sky

Bay Areans are tiptoeing around the outdoors this holiday season to participate in the 111th annual Audubon Christmas Bird...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Dec 20, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1059 Views

AROUND TOWN

Armed men 'take over' bank in robbery

Armed men held up a Pleasanton bank today, with one jumping over the counter and emptying teller drawers. Pleasanton police...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2010
Last comment by dm, on Dec 20, 2010 at 12:19 am | 2 comments | 1452 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

A scandalous romp

It's 20 minutes 'til curtain up. Backstage the cast scurries in and out of dressing rooms, putting on wigs and touching up...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2010
Last comment by Therese Harvey, on Dec 19, 2010 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1061 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sheriff's Deputy charged with child molestation in San Ramon

A veteran Alameda County Sheriff's deputy was charged Tuesday in Contra Costa County with 10 counts of child molestation...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Follow the masses., on Dec 18, 2010 at 4:46 pm | 10 comments | 2532 Views

AROUND TOWN

Do you have an ugly holiday sweater?

Blackhawk Museum will host an Ugly Sweater Holiday Party from 8 p.m.-1 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 18, at the museum, 3700 Blackhawk...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Sbr, on Dec 16, 2010 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1416 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Acceptance-related activities in local high schools?

My daughters attended MV and SRV high schools, and one of many reasons I'm proud of them is that both were involved with...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Dec 16, 2010 at 8:20 am | 33 comments | 4314 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Developer addresses traffic, school concerns for Magee Ranch project

Traffic concerns and the impact on schools dominated an informational meeting held Wednesday by a developer looking to put...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2010
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 25 comments | 2313 Views

AROUND TOWN

Preparations begin on Magee Ranch Report

Danville town officials have mailed out a Notice of Preparation (NOP) for the environmental report that will be prepared...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2010 at 4:00 pm | 15 comments | 1800 Views
<< < 169 170 171 172 173 > >>
Page 171 of 304

VEEPstakes 2: Democratic Boogaloo
By Tom Cushing | 23 comments | 1,321 views

The New Odd Couple
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 519 views

Does Applying to More Get You Through the Door? Why More Is Not Better in College Admissions
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 331 views