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Education supporters asking citizens to give the governor a call

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's phone will be ringing off the hook if educators and supporters get their way. Wednesday, May...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by mom, on May 20, 2010 at 8:16 am | 3 comments | 815 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista, Venture get new principals

Two principals -- Janet Terranova and Matt Hermann will take over new positions in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mom, on May 20, 2010 at 8:19 am | 4 comments | 1069 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville asks residents to think twice before buying pest control products

Pesticides are being scrutinized for safety, which is why the Town of Danville has joined with the Bay Area Stormwater Management...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by George, on May 20, 2010 at 12:37 pm | 8 comments | 1152 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council changes poultry ordinance for residential properties

Roosters are no longer welcome in the Town of Danville after the Town Council voted Tuesday night to change the zoning ordinance...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on May 31, 2010 at 9:55 am | 20 comments | 1246 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Engineer, Iron Man, Teacher of the Year

An engineering teacher from San Ramon is the district's teacher of the year and one of four finalists in the competition...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Danville mom, on May 20, 2010 at 9:55 am | 1 comment | 1541 Views

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Ted's built like a loveable tank

Meet Ted, a handsome, neutered male, orange and white tabby who weighs a whopping 19 pounds. Ted is not overweight; he is...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Travis, on May 20, 2010 at 7:32 pm | 2 comments | 722 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police searching for shooting suspect in Danville

Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with a shooting this morning in Danville. The victim, an unidentified...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by from the looks of it, on May 28, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 18 comments | 2668 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Lawsuit says state's education financing system is unconstitutional

A group of individuals, state education associations, and school districts throughout California announced this morning that...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on May 21, 2010 at 8:03 am | 2 comments | 1113 Views

RESTAURANTS

Popular bistro closes

Lisa B's, a popular restaurant located in the old Danville Hotel on Hartz Avenue, closed its doors for good last Thursday...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by Lisa Burton, on May 24, 2010 at 12:01 am | 1 comment | 1966 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Past and future come together at Rock & Roll Recital

Some musical history and some possible musical futures are headed to Danville Wednesday, May 26 as Chester Farrow's Rock...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by SALLY, on May 26, 2010 at 10:08 am | 3 comments | 969 Views

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Free memory screening for seniors today

Danville Senior Services offers free memory screening today from 9:30-11:30 a.m., Monday, May 24. Four appointment times...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on May 24, 2010 at 9:16 pm | 5 comments | 771 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Work begins on Vasco Road to help improve its 'treacherous' reputation

Construction crews broke ground Monday on the first phase of the Vasco Road Safety Improvement Project in eastern Contra...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by alyson colton, on May 25, 2010 at 8:34 pm | 2 comments | 674 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Dalai Lama Renaissance' tonight

At the edge of the Millennium, the Dalai Lama of Tibet invited 40 of the West's leading, most innovative thinkers to his...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Amory Gutierrez, Danville Express, on May 27, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 3 comments | 700 Views

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Planning Commission to meet tonight

Danville Planning Commission will meet tonight at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 25, at Town Meeting Hall, 201 Front St., Danville....

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 25, 2010 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 682 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Concerned, on May 25, 2010 at 8:58 pm | 2 comments | 1118 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Moths, maggots found in packaged almonds at Lucky Supermarket in San Ramon

A Dublin woman is accusing Lucky Supermarket in San Ramon of dropping the ball -- twice -- when she discovered moths and...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Gruff but Lovable Ben, on May 27, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 11 comments | 1284 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tonight's Planning Commission meeting is canceled

The Town of Danville's Planning Commission meeting, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in the Town Meeting Hall, was canceled. It was...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Emily West, on May 25, 2010 at 5:22 pm | 2 comments | 697 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

District signs on with SunPower for school solar installation

After a fairly lengthy discussion Tuesday night, San Ramon Valley Unified School District board members voted to approve...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by James Robert Seidel, on Oct 5, 2011 at 9:52 pm | 35 comments | 1414 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Celebrate art, wind and fun this weekend

Central Park will be booming this Memorial Day holiday weekend for the popular Art & Wind Festival. This year, festivities...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 31, 2010 at 7:03 pm | 9 comments | 897 Views

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Share your pictures with the community

Whether it's a shot from the latest Little League game, a breaking news story or a picture from your latest travels, you...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Miranda Momma, on May 26, 2010 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 715 Views
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