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AROUND TOWN

Presenting the Past: The Howard Ranch and White Gate Farm

When the San Ramon Valley Historical Society put historical plaque No. 4 at the White Gate house in Green Valley, they recognized...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Chris Scott, on Jun 19, 2009 at 6:22 pm | 2 comments | 1405 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Danville teen orator headed to nationals

Sam Stone, a senior at Monte Vista high School, won the state competition Sunday in the 73rd annual American Legion Oratorical...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by bzwahlen, on Mar 5, 2010 at 6:27 pm | 5 comments | 1405 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police search for Bay Point man suspected in Costco thefts

Danville Police are searching for a Bay Point resident suspected of stealing electronics from Costco. A warrant with a $50,000...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 23, 2011 at 4:12 am | 4 comments | 1405 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Faria Preserve project set to return to San Ramon council

The San Ramon City Council is set to continue its public hearing on the Faria Preserve development project this Monday (Aug....

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2014
Last comment by Bob P, on Aug 5, 2014 at 8:27 am | 12 comments | 1405 Views

AROUND TOWN

LTTE: Here we go again in Alamo

Dear Dolores, Let's thank Mr. Bob Myhre for our consideration of an Alamo region MAC. In Bob's LTTE, he proposes a...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Apr 4, 2009 at 10:02 pm | 19 comments | 1404 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This week only a partial log...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2010
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Feb 18, 2010 at 4:13 pm | 3 comments | 1404 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bishop Ranch bounces back from recession, U.S to follow, CEO says

If Bishop Ranch is an economic indicator, the U.S. economy is on the rebound. Sunset Development Co. -- which owns Bishop...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Nov 24, 2010 at 10:28 am | 5 comments | 1404 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police snuff out multi-million dollar marijuana grow on Mt. Diablo

With the help of volunteers and a keen eye, State Parks Police and Contra Costa County sheriffs raided a marijuana growing...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 19, 2011 at 10:11 pm | 14 comments | 1403 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 Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by Treetopper, on Jul 30, 2012 at 1:29 pm | 5 comments | 1403 Views

AROUND TOWN

New fire chief hails from Danville

Danville resident Richard price has been appointed the new fire chief of the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District. Price,...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, editor, on Aug 1, 2008 at 10:19 am | 3 comments | 1402 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Former fire captain arrested after allededly stealing from fire district

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office is expected to review a case against a retired fire captain and Alamo...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Old Danvillian, on Jan 30, 2013 at 8:09 am | 14 comments | 1402 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seven years of construction nears end at San Ramon Valley High School

After seven years, including the halting of work after Native American remains were found on site in July 2009 and a condemned...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Rose, on Sep 17, 2010 at 11:47 am | 6 comments | 1401 Views

AROUND TOWN

Totally green dry cleaners opens in Danville

An award-winning dry cleaners that's been at the forefront of the eco-friendly movement has come to Danville to paint the...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2008
Last comment by lamchop, on Aug 24, 2008 at 3:16 pm | 3 comments | 1400 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Name change for AMPA

A rose by any other name still smells as sweet. Does the same hold true for a merchant's association? The answer is yes,...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 29, 2008 at 8:06 am | 1 comment | 1400 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo incorporation opponents get organized

The debate over whether Alamo should become a town has begun to heat up, with those against incorporation holding meetings...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by CDSI Courtesy, on Sep 10, 2008 at 9:45 am | 10 comments | 1400 Views

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Republicans to hear about water supply

The San Ramon Valley Republican Women are hosting a luncheon with guest speaker John Coleman, EBMUD director, at 11:30 a.m.,...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2009
Last comment by testman, on Aug 13, 2009 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fresh fruit in the garden and what to do with it

This year I beat the deer and the birds to the apricots. Well, not all of them but enough to eat my fill and make one pie....

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Anna Chan, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 1 comment | 1400 Views

SPORTS

Mt. Diablo YMCA declares bankruptcy

From http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_14901265: "In March, the Mt. Diablo Region YMCA announced the closure of...

Original post made by Amy on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Apr 20, 2010 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 1400 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alleged burglars report fake shooting in an attempt to avoid being caught

Police Chief Steve Simpkins has a message for the four suspects arrested Friday, Aug. 20 who tried to get out of burglary...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by patty, on Sep 2, 2010 at 12:18 am | 6 comments | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Law enforcement search for missing San Ramon Valley High sophomore

Allison Bayliss, 15, was last seen by her parents riding her bike around 8 a.m. Monday at San Ramon Valley High School. Alliy's...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Sad, on May 26, 2011 at 10:48 am | 19 comments | 1400 Views
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