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Norris Canyon HOV ramp opponents say they'll fight all such ramps

At their meeting Thursday night, opponents of the Norris Canyon HOV/bus lane project said they hope to stop not only that...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2012
Last comment by Mark, on Jan 26, 2012 at 8:56 am | 4 comments | 1315 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DA: No criminal charges in BART officer's friendly fire death

No criminal charges will be filed in the fatal shooting of BART police Sgt. Thomas "Tommy" Smith during a probation search...

Original post made on May. 31, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 2, 2014 at 8:31 am | 2 comments | 1315 Views

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Danville businesses might get SBA assistance

A new program through the Small Business Administration may provide local business owners with the capital they need to get...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Neal Gordon, on Jul 3, 2009 at 7:30 am | 1 comment | 1314 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Loyalty Oaths: Code of Conduct contracts in schools and school leagues

Dear Dolores, The current feature provided in subscriber reader services on school and school league use of loyalty oaths...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Apr. 3, 2010
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Assemblywoman holds education talk

Some Tri-Valley residents and school officials took the chance to pick the brain of State Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo)...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2014
Last comment by Tony, on Mar 18, 2014 at 8:44 am | 4 comments | 1314 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Touring yesterday's technology

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2959 Technologists visiting our region...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 18, 2011
Last comment by Alexis, on Jul 20, 2011 at 9:27 am | 2 comments | 1313 Views

AROUND TOWN

DSRSD: Customers reduce water usage by 30%

Dublin San Ramon Services District (DSRSD) customers have used 30% less potable water than in the same period last year in...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2014
Last comment by Treetopper, on Sep 26, 2014 at 9:30 pm | 2 comments | 1313 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: changing the paradigm

Many know Susan Houghton from her days as the spokeswoman for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and later for Safeway....

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by Robyn, on Dec 10, 2014 at 11:22 am | 1 comment | 1313 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New edition of 'Huckleberry Finn' walks the line between political correctness and censorship

Next month, NewSouth Books will publish a combined edition of Mark Twain's "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" and "Tom...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2011
Last comment by C'Mon Now, on Jan 15, 2011 at 12:12 am | 13 comments | 1311 Views

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Danville environmental science teacher wins Sustainable Contra Costa award

San Ramon Valley High School's environmental science teacher Cindy Egan won the Sustainable Contra Costa award for an individual...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Oct 16, 2011 at 7:07 pm | 8 comments | 1311 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County to address Iron Horse Corridor encroachments at Alamo MAC

Contra Costa County Public Works staff will discuss homeowner encroachments along the Iron Horse Corridor at the Alamo Municipal...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Jan 15, 2013 at 3:25 pm | 3 comments | 1311 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ID thefts, home break-ins top DPD log

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

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1311 Views

AROUND TOWN

Commissions approve Danville Hotel development plans

The Planning and Heritage Resource commissions unanimously approved final development plans for the Danville Hotel project...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by business owner, on Mar 27, 2011 at 8:22 pm | 6 comments | 1310 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jury hears closing arguments in Castlewood trial

During closing arguments Tuesday in the murder trial of Ernest Scherer III, defense attorney Richard Foxall repeatedly called...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by Emily, on Mar 24, 2011 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 1310 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 | 1310 Views

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City Council approves controversial alcohol ordinance

The Walnut Creek City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve a controversial nuisance ordinance that will hold...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by ARD, on May 4, 2012 at 11:28 am | 5 comments | 1310 Views

AROUND TOWN

Diablo Views: Hurt people hurt people

Did you know babies will sleep with their eyes open if there is violence in their home? It's a survival mechanism. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Keith Connell, on Aug 6, 2009 at 12:04 pm | 1 comment | 1309 Views

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Juvenile found safe after running away from home

A middle school student was found safe after running away from home Monday night. San Ramon Police called off the search...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Jayne, on Mar 21, 2012 at 7:10 am | 2 comments | 1309 Views

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Class of 2010

The 2009-10 school year has been filled with accomplishments and victories, despite challenging economic times. These students...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by Sharon, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:05 pm | 13 comments | 1308 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bond Oversight

Statute grants the Grand Jury with power to investigate and report upon the operations, accounts, and records of our County,...

Original post made by Contra Costa County Grand Jury on Nov. 14, 2012
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