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Remembering a driving force in the East Bay

Known to many as larger-than-life, Margaret Lesher left an indelible impact on the East Bay through philanthropic work and...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Louise, on May 11, 2012 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 955 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District announces classified employees of the year

San Ramon Valley Unified School District recently announced its classified employees of the year -- those important staff...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Tango, on May 11, 2012 at 1:28 pm | 1 comment | 1234 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley schools named top in the state

The U.S. News and World Report recently released its [http://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools/national-rankings/spp+100...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by newsworthy, on May 11, 2012 at 8:50 am | 4 comments | 1518 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Native American skull in limbo

It seems, for the moment at least, that no one is researching how a Native American skull landed at Pleasanton's recycling...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on May 10, 2012 at 3:58 pm | 1 comment | 639 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

One week remains to register to vote

Only one week remains for residents to register to vote in the June 5, 2012 election. To register to vote, complete the Secretary...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on May 10, 2012 at 3:33 pm | 2 comments | 682 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Community Service District for Alamo is in the works!

Dear Editor, It took less than 10 days to document an intention to consolidate various Alamo districts into one Community...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on May 9, 2012 at 10:32 pm | 10 comments | 805 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Residents held at gunpoint during home robbery

Police continue to search for four suspects following a home invasion robbery in Walnut Creek early Monday morning. The suspects...

Original post made on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by Louise, on May 9, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 790 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

District 2 candidates talk politics, personal beliefs at supervisor debate

On April 26, the Danville Express hosted a community forum and debate for Contra Costa County District 2 supervisor candidates....

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on May 9, 2012 at 11:07 am | 29 comments | 1529 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School facilities needs list nears $400 million

At a Wednesday workshop, officials from San Ramon Valley Unified School District reviewed a capital facilities needs assessment...

Original post made on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by Greg, on May 9, 2012 at 8:36 am | 2 comments | 1029 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

St. Isidore principal retires after 21 years

St. Isidore School's beloved school principal, Jean Schroeder recently announced her retirement and will say many tearful...

Original post made on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by Chris Stauber, on May 9, 2012 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 1363 Views

AROUND TOWN

Breastfeeding support group meets tonight

San Ramon Regional Medical Center hosts the breastfeeding support group which meets at 6 p.m. on the second Wednesday of...

Original post made on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by Lili, on May 9, 2012 at 7:58 am | 1 comment | 1026 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Amazing! The mail-in ballots are still on their way

Dear Gina, Jessica and Mary, Editors, Danville Express, In good humor, your isolation of http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3686...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on May 9, 2012 at 6:38 am | 2 comments | 725 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Neighbor saves elderly woman from house fire

A 96-year-old woman is safe after her home caught fire, thanks to two watchful neighbors. According to reports, crews arrived...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by Regina G, on May 8, 2012 at 6:50 pm | 1 comment | 795 Views

AROUND TOWN

Widening Alamo Intersection?

Why waste more money on widening portion of Alamo only traffic controlled intersection? Where will any extra cars go?...

Original post made by Wasteful on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by rufous, on May 8, 2012 at 4:41 pm | 10 comments | 1237 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pair sentenced in San Ramon pimping case

Two men convicted of running a prostitution ring out of San Ramon in 2009 and committing sex crimes against their underage...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
There are no comments yet. 747 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown Danville Wine & Chocolate Stroll

Enjoy a fun-filled evening of wine tasting, decadent chocolates and shopping during Danville's Spring Wine & Chocolate Stroll...

Original post made by Discover Danville Association on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by OCM, on May 8, 2012 at 9:42 am | 3 comments | 1201 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mail-in Ballots are on their way!

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.mercurynews.com/elections/ci_20562237/ballots-are-mail-june-5-election?source=rss It...

Original post made by H. Paul Balle on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on May 8, 2012 at 7:03 am | 6 comments | 660 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 918 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two arrested in robbery at motel

A 24-year-old man and his 16-year old female accomplice face felony charges in the beating and robbery of an acquaintance...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by A parent, on May 3, 2012 at 5:05 pm | 1 comment | 842 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville celebrates re-dedication of Veterans Memorial Building

Several hundred residents crowded the sidewalks and side streets of downtown Danville on Saturday to celebrate the grand...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on May 3, 2012 at 2:58 pm | 8 comments | 910 Views
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