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AROUND TOWN

KB Homes: Wrecking our hillsides one acre at a time

Perhaps a story ran here on D.E. a while back about this, but I am curious how many of my fellow Danville-ites are aware...

Original post made by Derek on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Concerned in Danville, on Mar 12, 2012 at 9:03 am | 39 comments | 2961 Views

AROUND TOWN

No fireworks in San Ramon for 2014 Independence Day

Plans to bring fireworks back to San Ramon for the Fourth of July were shot down by the city's Parks & Community Services...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2014
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Feb 18, 2014 at 2:17 pm | 10 comments | 2956 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Attorney General accuses BP and Arco of environmental violations

California Attorney General Kamala Harris and district attorneys from seven counties across the state filed suit Monday alleging...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 11, 2013 at 12:15 pm | 9 comments | 2954 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Town prepares for loss of redevelopment agency

The town will act as a successor agency to the RDA and will continue to receive funding from the state to pay off $21.4 million...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Paul, on Jan 9, 2012 at 12:36 pm | 5 comments | 2953 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Solo car crash kills Monte Vista grad

Jason Cox, a resident of Danville and graduate of Monte Vista High School, died in a solo car crash on Diablo Road on Saturday...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2009
Last comment by Heather stretch, on Dec 23, 2009 at 8:47 am | 18 comments | 2952 Views

AROUND TOWN

City: Flyers about San Ramon casino are false

San Ramon city officials have posted a message on the city website denying claims made in a flyer that has been mailed to...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2014
Last comment by Local, on Aug 28, 2014 at 4:34 pm | 13 comments | 2950 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Epicure: Garlic: The Mystical Food

Garlic has been lovingly nicknamed the "stinking rose" yet it is actually a member of the lily family, cousin to onions,...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 2944 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police searching for shooting suspect in Danville

Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with a shooting this morning in Danville. The victim, an unidentified...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by from the looks of it, on May 28, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 18 comments | 2936 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Phone tracker app leads to San Ramon arrest

A San Ramon woman managed to track her stolen cellphone using a phone tracker app and helped lead officers to the alleged...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Wyman Inteck, on Jul 2, 2014 at 9:10 am | 10 comments | 2934 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cody Hall deemed 'potential threat to human life,' remains held without bail

The young driver charged with murder for running down and killing a bicyclist in the Tri-Valley will remain in jail without...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2013
Last comment by MamatheBomba, on Nov 15, 2013 at 5:16 pm | 2 comments | 2925 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Joan Buchanan: Resign your Assembly seat

Joan Buchanan: Resign your Assembly seat. Quoting from your campaign for the State Assembly: "California's budget is a mess!"...

Original post made by David Abelmann on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by ED COSGROVE, on Jul 7, 2009 at 4:23 pm | 29 comments | 2924 Views

SPORTS

ClubSport runs over Rebels in thrilling championship

The fifth-grade girls of Team ClubSport of San Ramon won the AAU National Basketball Championships held in Reno earlier this...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2008
Last comment by Shannon, on Oct 26, 2008 at 10:19 am | 2 comments | 2923 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Danville Author Holds Book Signing Event 2/28

Danville resident and author Mark Curtis will hold a book signing event, Saturday February 28, 2009 at 6pm. The location...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Feb. 27, 2009
Last comment by Mark Curtis, on Feb 27, 2009 at 3:33 pm | 1 comment | 2906 Views

SPORTS

Golden victory for Tornadoes

The U-11 Mustang Tornados took first place at the Golden Gate Tournament played on the polo fields in Golden Gate Park recently...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2007
Last comment by Tracy Turnblad, on Dec 11, 2007 at 5:47 pm | 1 comment | 2897 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville 2013 Year in Review: Part I

2013 was another busy year in and around Danville. Here's a look back at last year's top headlines. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2014
Last comment by Arlene, on Jan 6, 2014 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 2894 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School libraries in the SRVUSD

As the San Ramon Valley Unified School District approaches another year of difficult decision making, I strongly urge the...

Original post made by Larissa Worth on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 2, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 59 comments | 2884 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 Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by Windsor rose, on Jul 7, 2010 at 1:14 am | 16 comments | 2884 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVFPD dispatch center receives excellence status

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District's 9-1-1 Communications Center has again been named an Emergency Medical Dispatch...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2014
Last comment by Stevie Wonder, on Apr 22, 2014 at 5:49 pm | 4 comments | 2879 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo incorporation: is it a shell game?

Are there bigger issues in Contra Costa County that must be considered or is incorporation the only answer for Alamo? Is...

Original post made by Alamo community of neighborhoods on May. 24, 2007
Last comment by Alamo community of neighborhoods, on May 31, 2007 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 2871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Just received an e-mail from Mary Piepho

"SUPERVISOR MARY N. PIEPHO RECEIVES BOARD SUPPORT TO REDUCE TRAFFIC FEES FOR COUNTY WINERIES AND OLIVE MILLS" - gee, thanks...

Original post made by S. Cavalli on Nov. 3, 2007
Last comment by Mary Nejedly Piepho, on Jan 28, 2008 at 4:28 pm | 20 comments | 2866 Views
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A second half of life exceptionally well lived
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 624 views