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AROUND TOWN

San Ramon author to host signing at Golden View Elementary

Karen Bane, a San Ramon resident and author of [http://karenbane.tateauthor.com/ "Raising Tippy"], will be having a book...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Lynn, on May 27, 2014 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 446 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alamo man among injured in Isla Vista killing spree

An Alamo resident and college freshman is recovering in a hospital after being struck and seriously injured in a violent...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by Kerri (Bock-Willmes) Heusler, on May 28, 2014 at 10:00 am | 1 comment | 1551 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Contra Costa County seeks poll workers

Contra Costa County is looking for poll workers for Danville, San Ramon and other county polling places in advance of next...

Original post made on May. 29, 2014
Last comment by Kathy, on May 29, 2014 at 10:18 am | 1 comment | 638 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Contra Costa voters to decide another community college bond measure

Contra Costa County residents will decide next week whether to approve a $450 million bond measure to improve Contra Costa...

Original post made on May. 31, 2014
Last comment by George, on May 31, 2014 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 2629 Views

AROUND TOWN

Small grass fire doused in Danville

Firefighters put out a small vegetation fire in Danville Thursday afternoon after flames sparked while dry native weeds were...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by JRM, on Jun 2, 2014 at 7:17 am | 1 comment | 1217 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley teen sentenced to prison for cyclist's death

A Pleasanton teen was sentenced Friday to nine years in state prison for a crash in Pleasanton last June that killed a bicyclist...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 2, 2014 at 7:19 am | 1 comment | 1234 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Theft reports top Danville PD call log

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

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2014
Last comment by spcwt, on Jun 3, 2014 at 9:52 am | 1 comment | 636 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Court: Red-light camera evidence presumed authentic

The California Supreme Court made it easier Thursday for prosecutors to use red-light camera evidence against drivers who...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Kim, on Jun 5, 2014 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 1252 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Scholars honored by local AAUW branch

Ten college women on various academic journeys received scholarships from the Danville-Alamo-Walnut Creek branch of the American...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2014
Last comment by Lynn, on Jun 7, 2014 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 810 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local ladies receive $1,000 scholarships

San Ramon Valley Republican Women Federated awarded five local high schoolers with $1,000 scholarships last month in recognition...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2014
Last comment by Danville Hartz, on Jun 16, 2014 at 1:01 pm | 1 comment | 750 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council to consider adopting 2014-15 budget

The Danville Town Council is set to consider adopting a balanced 2014-15 town budget package during its meeting Tuesday night...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Jun 17, 2014 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 530 Views

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Monte Vista High parking lot renovations begin

Renovation work has begun on the south parking lot at Monte Vista High in Danville, a project that will reroute drivers and...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2014
Last comment by FanDanville, on Jun 21, 2014 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 1595 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

UC president forms task force to fight sexual assaults on campus

University of California President Janet Napolitano announced Friday that she is forming a task force to oversee the university's...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2014
Last comment by grandma, on Jun 23, 2014 at 6:33 am | 1 comment | 1002 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglary, theft reports lead Danville PD log

The Danville Police Department provides the Danville-SanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2014
Last comment by vicki, on Jun 26, 2014 at 8:18 am | 1 comment | 1373 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oakland coliseum board OKs 10-year lease for A's

In a dramatic last-minute deal, the board that manages the O.co Coliseum voted 6-2 Thursday morning to approve a new 10-year...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 4, 2014 at 8:08 am | 1 comment | 2007 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

America should be seen

Just saw the movie "America" in downtown Walnut Creek. It is highly thought-provoking. Conservatives should want to see...

Original post made by Phil Erupp on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jul 7, 2014 at 6:26 pm | 1 comment | 106 Views

AROUND TOWN

Assemblywoman honors local Veteran of the Year

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan, whose district covers Danville and San Ramon, recognized the 16th Assembly District's 2014 Veteran...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 7, 2014 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 3049 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Theater workshop runs this week in Danville

More than two dozen young, aspiring playwrights and actors are spending this week writing and performing plays in the home...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin-Brown, on Jul 8, 2014 at 1:39 pm | 1 comment | 312 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mayor hopes to keep A's and Raiders in Oakland

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Wednesday that she still hopes the Raiders football team and the A's baseball team will stay...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Westerner, on Jul 10, 2014 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 2093 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nomination season begins for local elections

The candidate filing period for the Nov. 4 general election began Monday and continues through Aug. 8, with seats on governing...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 16, 2014 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 686 Views
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