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State superintendent urges investing in students as fall election nears

The head of the California Department of Education, Tom Torlakson, made remarks and spoke on a panel at the Public Policy...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 11, 2012 at 11:38 pm | 7 comments | 1049 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by frankly, on Sep 11, 2012 at 12:12 pm | 3 comments | 898 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested in fatal crash, one woman killed, one woman injured

A Walnut Creek man has been arrested Saturday evening following a crash that killed one adult woman and severely injured...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 11, 2012 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 920 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony features admiral, Pearl Harbor survivors

Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley and local veterans organizations will host the annual Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony. This...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 11, 2012 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | 886 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ask the Vet: My cat does strange things

Who needs television when you have a cat? They are as unique as we are and endlessly entertaining. Some of the strange behaviors...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Sep 10, 2012 at 6:15 pm | 1 comment | 820 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo resident arrested for homicide

Michael Littman was taken into custody on Aug. 30 by Contra Costa Sheriff's Office detectives at his home on the 3000 block...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2012
Last comment by LB, on Sep 10, 2012 at 4:58 pm | 10 comments | 1653 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Democrats Boo God At Their Convention

During the Democratic convention yesterday, the overwhelming majority of Democratic delegates actually booed God, when it...

Original post made by Voter on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 2 comments | 771 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Political Donations Prove Media is Biased Against Republicans

Center for Responsive Politics is an independent organization that simply tracks campaign contributions from Political Action...

Original post made by SJ on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:54 pm | 1 comment | 826 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police unable to locate missing teen

Police in Walnut Creek are again asking for the public's help in locating a local girl reported missing two weeks ago. Larissa...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2012
Last comment by Kerri B-W, on Sep 10, 2012 at 7:55 am | 3 comments | 1260 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Superior Court adopts final budget reduction plan

As a result of complex state budget cuts, the Contra Costa Superior Court recently announced its final budget reduction plan,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2012
Last comment by Wondering, on Sep 8, 2012 at 10:23 pm | 1 comment | 1302 Views

AROUND TOWN

Learning from the marketing experts next door

If you’ve been wondering about branding, social environment and customer loyalty, online marketing or how successful businesses...

Original post made by Jessica Lipsky on Sep. 7, 2012
There are no comments yet. 681 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tour historic downtown

Roving Reporter Stan Wharton, author of the weekly Streetwise column, will host a historic walking tour of downtown Danville...

Original post made by Jessica Lipsky on Sep. 7, 2012
There are no comments yet. 974 Views

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Police ask for public's help in finding missing teen

Las Lomas High School student Larissa Huntsman, 16, was last seen leaving the school campus on foot shortly after 1 p.m....

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by tania De Young, on Sep 7, 2012 at 10:04 am | 3 comments | 1624 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Coast Guard admiral, Pearl Harbor survivors will appear at 9-11 remembrance

It's Danville's turn to host a 9-11 remembrance event, and town Councilwoman Karen Stepper is promising big things, including...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Aubrey, on Sep 7, 2012 at 9:02 am | 2 comments | 861 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Authorities identify gunman killed after shooting CHP officer on I-680

Christopher Boone Lacy, a resident of Corning, Calif., was fatally shot by a second CHP officer after he shot Officer Kenyon...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 6, 2012 at 3:38 pm | 7 comments | 1493 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

President Obama vs Jeremy Lin

New York Times is reporting that President Obama was quoted as saying that "He was the Miami Heat, and Romney was Jeremy...

Original post made by Q on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Voter, on Sep 5, 2012 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 831 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Officer wounded, suspect dead in I-680 shooting

A Highway Patrol officer is hospitalized with critical injuries and a suspect is dead after a morning shoot-out on Interstate...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Ann Richards, on Sep 5, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 4 comments | 1293 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Man arrested after allegedly abusing juveniles

Dublin police arrested Hyunwoo Lee, 34, of Dublin, Sunday night after he admitted to physically abusing a juvenile, according...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2012
Last comment by Linda, on Sep 5, 2012 at 10:41 am | 3 comments | 1106 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

String players needed for symphony

The first rehearsal of the Livermore-Amador Symphony will be from 7:30-10 p.m. The Livermore-Amador Symphony needs string...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Eva Langfeldt, on Sep 5, 2012 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 689 Views

AROUND TOWN

Learn how to save money on your utility bills

The California Public Utilities Commission offers many programs that can save you money or provide a needed service. These...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Sep 4, 2012 at 3:52 pm | 4 comments | 920 Views
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