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Readers Choice 2011 Winners

This year we held the second annual Readers Choice for everyone to vote for their favorite things in Danville and San Ramon....

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Ricky, on Sep 10, 2011 at 10:05 am | 5 comments | 1436 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Walnut Creek man sentenced to five years for investment fraud, loan-funding scheme

A Walnut Creek resident was sentenced to 63 months in prison on Wednesday in connection with a multi-million dollar investment...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by John , on Sep 14, 2011 at 3:12 pm | 5 comments | 1159 Views

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Mayors talk cooperation, economic development, transportation

San Ramon and Danville mayors Abram Wilson and Karen Stepper joined mayors from Pleasanton, Livermore and Dublin to talk...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Oct 4, 2011 at 9:26 pm | 5 comments | 648 Views

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Voters choose two newcomers, one incumbent to fill city council, mayor's seat

Small business owner Bill Clarkson, 59, defeated Carol Rowley, an educator who has worked as a teacher and principal at Country...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2011
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Nov 11, 2011 at 10:33 am | 5 comments | 761 Views

AROUND TOWN

Macedonian mission feeds hundreds of children

The amount of knocking, door bell ringing, phone calls and people at Vula Rushdoony's house have been exponentially greater...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by bz, on Nov 10, 2011 at 3:57 pm | 5 comments | 915 Views

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Register early for the Elf Workshop

Town of Danville will host an Elf Workshop from 9-11 a.m. or 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 10, at the Danville Community...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2011
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:55 am | 5 comments | 788 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

A Bleak Reality?

Dear Editor, A bleak reality has emerged from various focus polling in our region concerning the selection of candidates...

Original post made by [removed] on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Informed resident, on Dec 3, 2011 at 3:43 pm | 5 comments | 836 Views

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Question re Town Forum: How to follow subsequent Replies to comments?

First Issue -- no NOTIFICATIONS of followup comments: I might be missing something obvious, but I have question about participating...

Original post made by psmacintosh on Dec. 12, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Dec 14, 2011 at 8:06 pm | 5 comments | 1197 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two suspects injured in I-580 crash after 100 mph chase

Two auto burglary suspects sustained minor injuries after a car chase that led from the Stoneridge Shopping Center onto Interstate...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Dale, on Dec 20, 2011 at 5:36 pm | 5 comments | 954 Views

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Former sheriff's deputy pleads not guilty to 'Dirty DUI' charges

A former Danville police officer and Contra Costa County sheriff's deputy pleaded not guilty in Oakland federal court Monday...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by John, on Jan 3, 2012 at 8:15 am | 5 comments | 1269 Views

AROUND TOWN

Let's get to know Joel Keller in District 3

Dear Editor, REFERENCE: http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_19605544, “BART Director Joel Keller is taking a serious...

Original post made by [removed] on Dec. 23, 2011
Last comment by East County Watch, on Dec 29, 2011 at 9:58 am | 5 comments | 841 Views

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High court allows state to dissolve redevelopment agencies, sieze $1.7 billion

The California Supreme Court today upheld a law that dissolves the state's 400 redevelopment agencies and allows the state...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Jan 4, 2012 at 4:39 pm | 5 comments | 928 Views

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Find 'sustainability from within'

Even the most effective activist needs time to recharge deeply and completely. Join this group for a mini-retreat to renew...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2012
Last comment by Claudette, on Jan 5, 2012 at 12:01 pm | 5 comments | 793 Views

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Town prepares for loss of redevelopment agency

The town will act as a successor agency to the RDA and will continue to receive funding from the state to pay off $21.4 million...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Paul, on Jan 9, 2012 at 12:36 pm | 5 comments | 2908 Views

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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 Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by H, on Feb 13, 2012 at 9:07 am | 5 comments | 1135 Views

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Judge blocks indicted CNET commander's trip to L.A. for 'Dr. Phil' taping

Last week, former commander of the Central Contra Costa County Narcotics Enforcement Team Norman Wielsch received permission...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by JPA, on Feb 8, 2012 at 9:06 am | 5 comments | 787 Views

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Three men arrested in credit card fraud at Nordstrom

Walnut Creek police have arrested three Southern California men in connection with a series of fraudulent credit card purchases...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by Kim, on Feb 28, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 5 comments | 818 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 | 751 Views

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 | 960 Views

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Streetwise: San Ramon Valley history

In this week's Streetwise, Roving Reporter Stand Wharton went to the Museum of the San Ramon Valley to pick the brains of...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Streetwise Stan, on Mar 26, 2012 at 6:54 am | 5 comments | 878 Views
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