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State Supreme Court to hear arguments on Prop. 8 Tuesday

The California Supreme Court -- with two new members seated in the past year -- is set to hear arguments in San Francisco...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 13, 2011 at 7:18 pm | 25 comments | 920 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foreclosures up! Demand Down! And Danville contemplates a major new subdividsion?!?

So we have a "strong and steady increase in foreclosures" in Danville & Alamo over the last two years, with the latest figure...

Original post made by Concerned on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Economics 100, on Sep 13, 2011 at 5:30 pm | 11 comments | 850 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District API scores best of any large school district in the state

San Ramon Valley Unified School District's results place it as the 8th highest unified school district in the state and the...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by In Alamo, on Sep 12, 2011 at 9:21 am | 8 comments | 1033 Views

AROUND TOWN

Marijuana dispensaries one step closer to going up in smoke

The Town Council unanimously voted on Tuesday night to continue the discussion on permanently banning medical marijuana dispensaries...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by RC, on Sep 12, 2011 at 8:44 am | 7 comments | 903 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Readers Choice 2011 Winners

This year we held the second annual Readers Choice for everyone to vote for their favorite things in Danville and San Ramon....

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Ricky, on Sep 10, 2011 at 10:05 am | 5 comments | 1268 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 Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by Steven, on Sep 10, 2011 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 1009 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council continues smoking ban discussion

An ordinance to prohibit smoking in Danville's recreational areas was discussed again at Tuesday's Town Council meeting....

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Whomever, on Sep 9, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 11 comments | 1349 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville family chooses unusual childcare method

When parents need someone reliable to take care of their children, they typically call the neighborhood babysitter or nanny....

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 9, 2011 at 3:37 pm | 13 comments | 1183 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: Do you remember where you were on Sept. 11, 2001?

Some were at work, others were getting ready for school, but most Americans stopped in their tracks and flocked to the television...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by SALLY, on Sep 9, 2011 at 10:22 am | 2 comments | 576 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

CA Supreme Court tackles Prop 8 appeal issue

At a hearing in San Francisco this morning, California Supreme Court justices seemed inclined to recommend allowing the sponsors...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Sep 8, 2011 at 9:59 pm | 16 comments | 829 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obituaries

Rae Ellen (Stroube) Gaffney Read the full story here http://danvilleexpress.com/story.php?story_id=4804 posted Friday, July...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Mark Medina, on Sep 8, 2011 at 6:45 pm | 1 comment | 716 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 | 11585 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mary's MAC and its future in the new District 2??

Dear Editor, What will be the role of the “Alamo MAC” in the new district 2? This question repeats among Alamo region...

Original post made by Hal, CDSI Research on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by CDSI update, on Sep 8, 2011 at 8:49 am | 4 comments | 780 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

World Trade Center relic to be on display

A relic of the lobby wall of the World Trade Center will be on display at the 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony to be held at Oak...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Sep. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 897 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Where have you gone, Butch and Sundance?

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3146 Raucous Caucus], Tom Cushing examines the history...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 7, 2011 at 2:47 pm | 2 comments | 556 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

It's Showtime at the MAC!

Dear Editor, Will it be a last hurrah at the Contra Costa County Municipal Advisory Council, Alamo meeting, September...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by CDSI Courtesy, on Sep 6, 2011 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 878 Views

AROUND TOWN

Enjoy the 146th annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games

'Put on the plaid' at the 146th annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games from 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 3, and...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by McAlister, on Sep 6, 2011 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 603 Views

AROUND TOWN

Attend SRVIC's Eid dinner

SRVIC will host an Eid Dinner from 6:30-9:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 4, at the San Ramon Community Center at Central Park, 12501...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by JRM, on Sep 5, 2011 at 5:44 pm | 4 comments | 687 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. 30, 2011
Last comment by joe, on Sep 4, 2011 at 9:21 am | 3 comments | 733 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: Technological innovations

While we haven't quite lived up to "2001: A Space Odyssey" and that whole flying car thing hasn't planned out, Danville residents...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 3, 2011 at 12:48 pm | 3 comments | 720 Views
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