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SCHOOLS & KIDS

McNerney brings voice of SRVUSD students to Washington

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives on Wednesday, sharing ideas...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2011
Last comment by Inman, on Apr 28, 2011 at 11:14 am | 17 comments | 1663 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Everything O'Neill

Robin Peterson, whose grandparents knew Eugene and Carlotta O'Neill when they lived in Danville, admires a kimono of Carlotta's...

Original post made on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on May 20, 2008 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 1661 Views

AROUND TOWN

Understaning your contributions to LAFCo Incorporation Studies

Dear Diablo Vista region neighbors, The Iron Horse neighbors are asking neighbors throughout our region to donate before...

Original post made by Kathy Bell on May. 22, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1661 Views

AROUND TOWN

Attend the LAFCO Meeting, August 7, 2008

On August 7, 2008, Contra Costa Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO), will present incorporation study results in a...

Original post made by Sandra Wills on Jul. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1661 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arrest made in armed robbery spree

Matthew Fagan, 42, was arrested Tuesday night after allegedly robbing the Walgreens on San Ramon Valley Boulevard at Alcosta...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2012
Last comment by Unknown, on Nov 30, 2012 at 1:22 pm | 11 comments | 1661 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County OKs sliding doors for Windmill Farms

A plan to build an enclosed space at Windmill Farms for cut melons, bulk food, dairy and meat was approved by the health...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2008
Last comment by Leah, on Mar 21, 2008 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 1660 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The 411: Politics a bore to most teens

In light of the ongoing presidential primary elections, I thought it appropriate to explore the nature of teen participation...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2008
Last comment by Jack Johnson, on Oct 30, 2008 at 2:02 pm | 6 comments | 1660 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: In a bookstore near you

There's a new book out called, "No, I Don't Want to Join a Book Club: Diary of a Sixtieth Year," by British novelist Virginia...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Apr 4, 2008 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 1660 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ms. speed demon

Imagine strapping yourself into a drag racer. Not one of those Indy 500 behemoths, but a real hot rod. Needle thin, an inch...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 20, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 1660 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Regional park police raid marijuana growing operation

East Bay Regional Park District police raided a marijuana grow in Las Trampas Regional Wilderness park near Danville and...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 17, 2011 at 7:22 am | 23 comments | 1660 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 | 1660 Views

AROUND TOWN

Night of shopping benefits San Ramon Valley schools

Join the Spirit of Danville Pre-Holiday Shopping and Dining Event, 5-9 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 12 in Downtown Danville, the...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Jasmine, on Nov 23, 2009 at 10:22 pm | 38 comments | 1659 Views

SPORTS

Sully broadcast heading up Rose Bowl parade

Capt. Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger of Danville, the hero of the Hudson shown here with his wife Lorrie, was grand marshal...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2010
Last comment by Greg, on Jan 5, 2010 at 7:19 pm | 4 comments | 1659 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves $34 million spending plan

The $34 million spending plan calls for $26.1 million budgeted for town expenses, $2 million for the town as [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=7000&approved=yes...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Greg, on Jun 28, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 2 comments | 1659 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Aliens in the garden?

Teen photographer Joe Christianson explained that is not a shot of aliens in his yard in Alamo. It's a banana plant photographed...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by Mel O'Yello, on Apr 7, 2008 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 1657 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Measure D fails; Supervisor Piepho gets another term

Measure D supporters were glum as Superintendent Rob Kessler spoke to them Tuesday night shortly after 9 p.m., thanking them...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Claire, on Jun 5, 2008 at 9:18 am | 2 comments | 1657 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo Community Foundation Donations

Dear Diablo Vista region neighbors, The Iron Horse neighbors are asking neighbors throughout our region to donate $20...

Original post made by Rachel Wells on Jun. 15, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1656 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools chief focuses on mission

Any school district employee who does not work in the classroom is suspect. That's how Superintendent Steve Enoch approaches...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 12, 2009 at 4:29 pm | 3 comments | 1656 Views

SPORTS

Town Council election could be canceled as incumbents run unopposed

The Nov. 2 election could be canceled, at least for the Town Council, as no one seems interested in running against two incumbents....

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Just Plain Hal, on Aug 12, 2010 at 10:14 am | 15 comments | 1656 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mayor's Morning highlights crime prevention, redevelopment

"My philosophy (towards criminals) is 'you don't mess with Danville residents,'" said Police Chief Steve Simpkins. At Father...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 14, 2011 at 9:14 pm | 4 comments | 1656 Views
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Major progress on unique housing proposal
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Taking SAT Subject Tests: Greater Flexibility or More Murkiness
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 144 views