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San Ramon Valley is hip to high-tech

At a forum held Friday afternoon, several hundred parents, teachers and residents learned about technological advances in...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2012
Last comment by Joan, on Feb 28, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 726 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fallen soldier memorial slated for downtown Danville

A memorial statue dedicated to San Ramon Valley High grad Lance Cpl. Joshua "Chachi" Corral will officially be allowed on...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by SRV Grad, on Feb 28, 2012 at 8:56 pm | 10 comments | 1444 Views

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Three men arrested in credit card fraud at Nordstrom

Walnut Creek police have arrested three Southern California men in connection with a series of fraudulent credit card purchases...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by Kim, on Feb 28, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 5 comments | 711 Views

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Former realtor and mortgage exec charged with fraud

A former Realtor and mortgage company executive has been charged with scamming more than 20 renters in Walnut Creek, Antioch...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 28, 2012 at 11:48 am | 3 comments | 940 Views

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Chamber of Commerce commends community at award ceremony

A casual affair with small plates and wine from 10 local eateries, the "Salutes and Salutations" dinner at the Danville community...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2012
Last comment by Bob Landy, on Feb 28, 2012 at 11:36 am | 2 comments | 675 Views

AROUND TOWN

Special presentation on building an iconic bridge March 27

The Village Theatre will hold a special presentation on rebuilding the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Tuesday, March...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Feb 28, 2012 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 594 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Last player in St. Isidore embezzlement case sentenced

An Alamo resident and former volunteer at St. Isidore's Catholic Church has been sentenced in an embezzlement case. Evelyn...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by been there, on Feb 27, 2012 at 10:57 pm | 33 comments | 3330 Views

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District will not advocate for facilities bond on June ballot

At its Tuesday meeting, San Ramon Valley Unified's Board of Education decided that it would not push for a June facilities...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by LC, on Feb 27, 2012 at 8:26 pm | 12 comments | 748 Views

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Son arrested for attempting to murder mother with baseball bat

San Ramon Police arrested Aaron Ricks, 27, in the attempted murder of his mother on Feb. 20. Ricks allegedly beat his mother...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by Paul Coleman, on Feb 27, 2012 at 12:31 pm | 9 comments | 1133 Views

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Prison blues

On the outside, Diane Rose hasn't changed much in the last three years. She's still incredibly fit, with short black hair,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2007
Last comment by Bud, on Feb 24, 2012 at 11:35 pm | 38 comments | 4703 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Help the Sheriff's station in Alamo

The Sheriff's Valley Station Office in Alamo is seeking people interested in assisting law enforcement in the community....

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by Sheriff Volunteer, on Feb 24, 2012 at 4:45 pm | 6 comments | 681 Views

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"You light up my life?"

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_20006053/barnidge-residents-dont-care-round-hills-bright-idea ...

Original post made by [removed] on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Feb 24, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 2 comments | 584 Views

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Marchers will 'Occupy' Tri-Valley

Occupy Oakland is headed to Pleasanton to mark the second anniversary of the lockout of workers from Castlewood Country Club....

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Roger, on Feb 24, 2012 at 9:31 am | 3 comments | 579 Views

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San Ramon man will face attempted murder charges for Monday beating

A 27-year-old San Ramon resident accused of brutally beating his mother with a baseball bat was charged with attempted murder...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Roger, on Feb 24, 2012 at 9:09 am | 4 comments | 598 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Re-Election Campaign Chair, Eva Longoria, is No "Philanthropist"

A Presidential candidate can tell you a lot about themselves by whom they select to their inner circle of advisors. President...

Original post made by Voter on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by Les, on Feb 23, 2012 at 6:03 pm | 3 comments | 818 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council considers canceling fireworks, will create new July 4 program

The San Ramon City Council spent nearly two hours Tuesday evening discussing the pros and cons of putting on the aerial fireworks...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by Dave Hudson, on Feb 23, 2012 at 5:55 pm | 12 comments | 1068 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVHS community turns out to discuss possible facilities bond

A few dozen residents and several school administrators showed up for San Ramon Valley Unified's second community forum Monday...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Feb 23, 2012 at 4:00 pm | 25 comments | 1752 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville woman charged with leaving infants in car while shopping

A Danville woman who faces felony child endangerment in connection with leaving her two infant twins in a car last week at...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Poor People, on Feb 22, 2012 at 10:34 pm | 43 comments | 1779 Views

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Keeping on track in the community college path

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3525 Doing College], expert admissions adviser Elizabeth...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 22, 2012 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 512 Views

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Pleasanton police investigate two weekend armed holdups

Two separate armed robberies took place in Pleasanton over Presidents Day weekend, and police say they have "excellent leads"...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by Gretchen, on Feb 22, 2012 at 10:18 am | 1 comment | 524 Views
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