Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Water agencies to discuss how to protect local supply

Preserving the local water supply amid statewide drought will remain the primary theme for the governing boards of the water...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Apr 23, 2014 at 8:15 am | 3 comments | 414 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sonja & Edward

A baby boy named Edward Biberman was born in 1904 in Philadelphia to a dressmaking magnate, originally from Kiev. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2014
Last comment by Andree Thompson, on Feb 12, 2014 at 9:10 pm | 1 comment | 410 Views

AROUND TOWN

SRVFPD recognized for financial reporting

For the 13th year in a row, the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District has received the certificate of achievement for...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by Rich McVey, on Aug 20, 2014 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 396 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon Valley students earn National Merit Scholarships

The National Merit Scholarship Corp. has announced three students from the San Ramon Valley Unified School District as winners...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 29, 2014 at 3:04 pm | 2 comments | 382 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Actor Robin Williams dies; made his mark in Danville with 'Mrs. Doubtfire'

Actor Robin Williams, who was found dead at his Bay Area home Monday, left his mark in Danville in the early-1990s with the...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by Gregg, on Aug 27, 2014 at 11:39 pm | 1 comment | 367 Views

AROUND TOWN

Spirit of Danville Pre-Holiday Shopping & Dining Fundraiser

Get into the Spirit! With the holiday season fast approaching, Danville merchants have come together for an evening of holiday...

Original post made by Discover Danville Association on Nov. 10, 2013
There are no comments yet. 365 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fourth of July: Keep Rover (and Scat the Cat) Safe!

To the tune of San Francisco/Flowers in Your Hair http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bch1_Ep5M1s (RiP Scott McKenzie) If...

Original post made by dogfather on Jul. 3, 2013
There are no comments yet. 364 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Cerros 19th Annual Basket Brigade Food Drive

Los Cerros Middle School PTA is conducting its annual Food Drive for the Basket Brigade. For the 19th year in a row the school...

Original post made by Los Cerros PTA on Nov. 8, 2013
There are no comments yet. 356 Views

AROUND TOWN

DEVELOPER/MAYOR STORER TO GIVE "STATE OF DANVILLE" ADDRESS

ATTENTION DANVILLE AREA RESIDENTS CONCERNED ABOUT THE DANVILLE TOWN COUNCIL'S ENCOURAGEMENT OF HIGH-DENSITY HOUSING FAILURE...

Original post made by concerned in Danville on Feb. 26, 2014
There are no comments yet. 345 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State revenues totaled $6.4 billion in March, controller reports

State Controller John Chiang said Friday that revenues for March totaled $6.4 billion, surpassing estimates in the 2014-15...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Julia Pardini, on Apr 16, 2014 at 2:58 pm | 3 comments | 344 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Native American exhibit opens in Danville

A new exhibit, "Native American Life," is now open in Danville for visitors to learn about the indigenous people who inhabited...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 26, 2014 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 343 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kitty Galaroe

Will you love me? I am looking for a home with loving parents in a safe environment. Could that be you? There are many adorable...

Original post made by Judy on Oct. 2, 2013
There are no comments yet. 324 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Water treatment plant receives award

Zone 7 Water Agency's Del Valle water treatment plant was recently recognized for receiving a "Directors Award of Recognition"...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by Tirtayasa Filterindo, on Aug 20, 2014 at 4:16 am | 1 comment | 319 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman presents fake check to Wells Fargo

Police arrested a woman for allegedly trying to cash a counterfeit check last week who had an outstanding warrant for prostitution,...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2014
Last comment by Jalilah Bass Brown, on Apr 3, 2014 at 7:55 pm | 1 comment | 309 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Cosmos" A Loser

I just watched the TV show "Cosmos" on the on-demand channel. What a disappointment! Carl is probably spinning on this...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 22, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 3 comments | 304 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Governor signs truck fuel efficiency bill

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by improving the fuel efficiency of trucks...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2014
Last comment by Joe, on Jul 28, 2014 at 7:37 am | 1 comment | 300 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Getting a 'Yes' to Syria?

The Syria serial continues, with this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4702 Raucous Caucus] focusing...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by Sherm, on Sep 18, 2013 at 1:00 pm | 1 comment | 297 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 | 290 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Governor signs bill aimed at easing sexual assault victims' access to counseling

A bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown Friday aims to ease the process for sexual assault victims to receive counseling services. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Jul 24, 2014 at 8:14 am | 1 comment | 280 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pesticide bill heads to governor

A bill requiring the safer use of pesticides in schools will be making its way to Gov. Jerry Brown. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by member, on Sep 3, 2014 at 9:11 am | 1 comment | 279 Views
<< < 229 230 231 232 233 > >>
Page 231 of 258

Measure BB could pay to connect Dublin Boulevard to Livermore
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 1,493 views

“…and all I ask of dyin’, is to go naturally” *
By Tom Cushing | 14 comments | 1,210 views

Me, Mother & Eleanor Roosevelt
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,207 views