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5,900 motorists in Bay Area cited for cell phone violations last month, CHP reports

Cell phone calls, texts and other distractions on the road earned nearly 6,000 Bay Area motorists citations from the California...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on May 17, 2012 at 2:16 pm | 6 comments | 898 Views

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Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run collision

Police are looking for the driver of a Mercedes suspected of fleeing the scene of a fatal collision with a bicyclist late...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Duffy, on May 17, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 754 Views

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Group 'forecloses' on Bank of America in Alamo

Members of the activist group MoveOn gathered in Alamo Plaza on Wednesday afternoon to protest actions taken by Bank of America...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on May 17, 2012 at 10:56 am | 30 comments | 1598 Views

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The top 10 factors that get you into college

Is it SATs or GPAs? Extracurricular activities or active involvement on campus? In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3706...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Shiraz, on May 16, 2012 at 11:12 pm | 6 comments | 811 Views

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The GOP is the problem

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3696 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Lana, on May 16, 2012 at 6:38 pm | 37 comments | 1462 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grab a bite of delicious Danville Memorial Day weekend

The town of Danville and the Tri-Valley Visitor's Bureau are asking residents to take a staycation this Memorial Day weekend....

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Kathy, on May 16, 2012 at 10:14 am | 2 comments | 883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where Can I Donate My Old Books?

I would appreciate suggestions from my fellow citizens, I have a sizable amount of books accumulated over the years...

Original post made by JRM on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on May 15, 2012 at 8:28 pm | 11 comments | 1107 Views

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New information released about Monday night double homicide

Two handguns have been recovered in a search of the home where a mother and daughter were shot to death last night. On Monday...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by wondering, on May 15, 2012 at 10:02 am | 3 comments | 781 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayor Candance Andersen Will Not Get My Vote For Supervisor

Danville Mayor Candance Andersen says the fact she is anti-abortion, anti-gay marriage, has no bearing on whether you should...

Original post made by RJW on Apr. 29, 2012
Last comment by Mee, on May 14, 2012 at 9:02 pm | 12 comments | 974 Views

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Local businesses awarded at annual county luncheon

Held May 4, the Contra Costa Council's annual small business awards luncheon honored 12 outstanding small businesses owners....

Original post made on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on May 13, 2012 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 825 Views

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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 | 979 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 | 1273 Views

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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 | 1549 Views

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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 | 664 Views

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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 | 705 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 | 832 Views

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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 | 809 Views

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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 | 1564 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 | 1066 Views

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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 | 1399 Views
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Measure BB could pay to connect Dublin Boulevard to Livermore
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