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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Cerros makes strides to merge special needs and mainstream students

While middle school may be a difficult time for students physically, emotionally and socially, administrators at Los Cerros...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Douglas, on Mar 22, 2012 at 11:49 am | 5 comments | 967 Views

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Transit authority will hold public workshop on Norris Canyon HOV ramps

Thursday's event is the first in a series of three workshops and will provide a project and process overview. Residents can...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by SFReis, on Mar 22, 2012 at 10:12 am | 4 comments | 741 Views

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SRVIC opens its doors to community

To dispel some of the myths surrounding Islam, the Moslem community is reaching out to offer a primer to people of all faiths....

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Mar 21, 2012 at 5:46 pm | 6 comments | 694 Views

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Former Blackhawk resident receives rare NBA honor

Former Golden State Warrior Chris Mullin has received a rare honor from the team he made home for 13 years: his jersey, number...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by jrm, on Mar 21, 2012 at 8:16 am | 2 comments | 955 Views

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Wind Symphony performs March 24

The Wind Symphony will play music inspired by works of famous authors. The concert will feature guest artist Denis Winter,...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Eva Langfeldt, on Mar 21, 2012 at 7:47 am | 1 comment | 644 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 | 960 Views

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Bicyclist seriously injured after collision on Bollinger Canyon Road

A 13-year-old San Ramon boy was riding his bicycle on the sidewalk along the south side of Bollinger Canyon Road at the Interstate...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by frankly , on Mar 21, 2012 at 6:32 am | 9 comments | 1030 Views

AROUND TOWN

Summerhill Homes may be building --get your free sand bags from Danville

Yes, Danville has announced today that is is "once again providing residents with sand and bags to assist in flood prevention...

Original post made by NO ON SUMMERHILL! on Mar. 16, 2012
Last comment by fed up with traffic, on Mar 20, 2012 at 9:20 pm | 11 comments | 1078 Views

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High-speed rail boosters promise 'blended' transportation system

A lower price tag, fewer tracks and a fresh commitment to fund rail improvements in north and south California are among...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2012
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Mar 20, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 9 comments | 792 Views

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Showing off street smarts

Book smarts aren't the only things students are picking up at school these days. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleexpress.com/story.php?story_id=1564...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by PaigeD, on Mar 20, 2012 at 7:49 pm | 2 comments | 656 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Older man tries to get middle school girl into his car twice this week

Walnut Creek police are looking for a man who tried to get a 13-year-old girl from Walnut Creek Intermediate school to get...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Mar 20, 2012 at 4:12 pm | 2 comments | 1032 Views

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Rural land in northwestern San Ramon will become housing development by 2015

In accordance with the city's 2030 general plan, San Ramon is moving forward with plans to develop a large patch of rural...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 19, 2012 at 10:49 pm | 11 comments | 1268 Views

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Bill Reimers gets nine years in prison

The federal court Friday sentenced former Danville resident Francis William "Bill" Reimers to nine years in prison for mail...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2007
Last comment by Jeff Poppen, on Mar 19, 2012 at 10:33 am | 2 comments | 2476 Views

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Sand bags available for flood preparation

Maintenance Services Manager Jed Johnson said that just as in prior years, the materials will be made available at the town...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2012
There are no comments yet. 753 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD PTAs stump for Our Children Our Future initiative

A petition drive is under way at San Ramon Valley schools to that could secure funding for schools across the state for the...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by Just saying, on Mar 16, 2012 at 7:29 pm | 8 comments | 1052 Views

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PG&E to provide bills in Spanish, Chinese beginning this year

The revised bills are expected to start appearing in the second half of this year, and PG&E will conduct outreach in Spanish...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by Riddler, on Mar 16, 2012 at 10:26 am | 17 comments | 859 Views

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Borenstein, Truth or Fiction on Pensions ?

Lately there have been several comments on the Danville Press by bloggers that accuse Dan Borenstein of publicizing and writing...

Original post made by East County Watch on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by Don't Go Postal, on Mar 15, 2012 at 8:23 pm | 21 comments | 982 Views

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Streetwise: What's your primary source of news?

As technology evolves, so does the dispersal of information. This week, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to The Livery to...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by GG, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:01 pm | 5 comments | 756 Views

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District approves Chinese dual immersion program for fall

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District's Board of Education unanimously approved the inclusion of a Chinese dual immersion...

Original post made on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by An Indian recognizing that Mandarin is the way to go, on Mar 14, 2012 at 9:12 pm | 51 comments | 1849 Views

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The power of appropriate apology

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3560 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Mar 14, 2012 at 5:18 pm | 16 comments | 920 Views
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