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High-speed rail releases new 2012 business plan

The 212-page report contains significant changes from a draft plan that was released by the CHSRA in November 2011, including...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2012
Last comment by Woody, on Apr 4, 2012 at 9:30 pm | 4 comments | 1044 Views

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Rock star, former 49er help bag groceries for Safeway fundraiser

Rock singer Avril Lavigne and former San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark helped bag groceries in Pleasanton this...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2012
Last comment by Catherine, on Apr 4, 2012 at 1:43 pm | 3 comments | 744 Views

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School solar initiative exceeds expectations

Since the systems first came online in October 2011, average production has exceeded 100 percent of expected kiloWatt hours...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Alvez, on Apr 3, 2012 at 5:24 pm | 42 comments | 2553 Views

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Four teens charged in Danville drug deal gone bad

Four young men have been charged with threats of violence after allegedly taking property from a 15-year-old who was looking...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by :), on Apr 3, 2012 at 3:28 pm | 65 comments | 3155 Views

AROUND TOWN

Enter a design contest for reusable bags

Budding Rembrandts, Picaassos an Monets can take part in the "All Things Danville" reusable shopping bag contest. Show in...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Apr 3, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 1 comment | 1517 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police investigate sexual battery in Dougherty Valley

San Ramon Police are investigating a sexual battery that took place at 11:05 on Tuesday morning near Arlington Park in the...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Humphrey, on Apr 3, 2012 at 1:30 pm | 2 comments | 909 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police release photo of car used in daytime burglary

Pleasanton police have released a photo of the car used by burglars fleeing from a daytime break-in Monday morning and was...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2012
Last comment by Alvez, on Apr 2, 2012 at 8:20 pm | 6 comments | 925 Views

AROUND TOWN

How Would You Solve the Huge Unfunded Debt from Pensions in CoCo County?

Pensions have gotten so far of hand that emergency services and normal services have and are being affected. The debt needs...

Original post made by East County Watch on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by fix it , on Apr 2, 2012 at 8:05 pm | 22 comments | 898 Views

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Danville chiropractor ordered to pay $1.1 million for deceptive marketing

A Danville chiropractor has been ordered to pay $1,125,000 to settle a multi-jurisdictional prosecution stemming from a nationwide...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by CW, on Mar 31, 2012 at 1:34 pm | 14 comments | 1284 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

"Dear Editor" answered

Dear Jessica, REF: Posted by Say what?, a resident of another community, …”why do you keep addressing with "Dear Editor"?...

Original post made by [removed] on Mar. 31, 2012
There are no comments yet. 771 Views

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Report shows work needs to be done to narrow achievement gap for minorities

An Oakland-based school research firm has released figures that show Pleasanton and San Ramon Valley schools are doing poor...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by Phil, on Mar 30, 2012 at 8:48 pm | 34 comments | 1088 Views

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Mayor highlights projects, fiscal responsibility in State of the Town speech

Mayor Candace Andersen delivered the annual State of the Town address Thursday afternoon, which highlighted the town's fiscal...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by CW, on Mar 30, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 32 comments | 1625 Views

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Streetwise: Have you ever been April fooled?

As residents of the San Ramon Valley keep their eyes peeled for pranksters, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Thrift...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Mar 30, 2012 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 775 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Eagle Scout builds racks for bike-friendly downtown

As the Danville Town Council approved plans to improve bicycle parking in the downtown area earlier this month, a San Ramon...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2012
Last comment by Dave Newton, on Mar 29, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 3 comments | 1482 Views

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Rick Santorum in Alamo tonight

Dear Editor, Rick Santorum will be in Alamo, March 29, for a Tea Party fundraiser in a gated community on a private lane....

Original post made by [removed] on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 29, 2012 at 5:08 pm | 11 comments | 1107 Views

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Outreach from the Town of Danville

Good afternoon, In a recent thread there was some discussion about the outreach from the Town of Danville. In the past...

Original post made by Geoff Gillette on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 28, 2012 at 12:54 pm | 8 comments | 1319 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador takes Monte Vista in JV lacrosse 12-6

Monte Vista High school's junior varsity Mustangs faced Amador Valley High on March 23. Monte Vista lost 12-6. Photo by Jeffrey...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by AVLax Bro, on Mar 28, 2012 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments | 884 Views

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Obromneycare, part one: What is it?

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3593 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Mar 28, 2012 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 741 Views

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Why Waste Foundation Money Investigating?

We have a foundation telling superb school districts that they arent doing the job for not changing the district methods...

Original post made by frankly on Mar. 28, 2012
There are no comments yet. 627 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district will accept childcare changes, pending legal consultation

At its next meeting, SRVUSD's Board of Education will vote to determine whether or not to accept changes to on-site childcare...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Fern, on Mar 27, 2012 at 9:40 am | 47 comments | 1833 Views
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Understanding Early Decision in College Admissions
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New heights for NIMBYs
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Weekly, TV30 to host Pleasanton mayoral, city council candidates' forum
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 1,166 views

A Visit from Lulu
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 756 views

Merger of Music and Painting
By John A. Barry | 0 comments | 144 views