Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

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 | 1177 Views

AROUND TOWN

Life in the spotlight

Lorrie Sullenberger, wife of "Hero of the Hudson" Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger spoke to a packed house Wednesday at the Alamo...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Diane, on Oct 6, 2009 at 11:57 am | 9 comments | 1177 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire in Alamo hills was 'human caused'

The fire was first reported at 4:52 p.m. at the end of Hemme Drive in Alamo, which backs to Las Trampas Regional Wilderness....

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by bob, on Aug 22, 2012 at 3:30 pm | 17 comments | 1177 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:59 am | 5 comments | 1176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steve Mick's Campaign Website is now on-line www.stevemick.org

Dear Alamo residents, I'm pleased to announce that I am running for Alamo Town Council. My website is http://www.stevemick.org. Please...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Dec. 6, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 8, 2008 at 4:52 pm | 3 comments | 1175 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo at the crossroads: Meet the candidates

On March 3, Alamo residents will make two major decisions: Should Alamo incorporate to become a town? And, who should serve...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2009
Last comment by Dolores, on Jan 11, 2009 at 3:14 pm | 5 comments | 1175 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What Happens When a Town Loses Its Newspaper?

Dear Dolores, You and your readers should read this important TIME article. Please read this article: http://news.yahoo.com/s/time/20090323/us_time/08599188682600 As...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 23, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1175 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Battery program sparking minor problems

The danger of batteries sparking while in transit has been explored by officials with the Central Contra Costa Solid Waste...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by adam, on Jul 27, 2009 at 11:29 pm | 2 comments | 1175 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should Mary N Piepho rescind her written endorsement of Brian Dawson ?

Endorsed by Local leaders! "I've known Brian Dawson for a number of years now. I know him to be a compassionate leader...

Original post made by East County Watch on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:37 am | 28 comments | 1175 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo evacuated after gas line ruptured

Homes and businesses near the intersection of Danville Boulevard and Stone Valley Road in Alamo were evacuated late Wednesday...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Concerned, on Jul 25, 2013 at 1:14 pm | 11 comments | 1175 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville 'hero' pilot in D.C. for Inauguration

Four days after the crash landing of US Airways Flight 1549 and the miraculous landing in the Hudson River by pilot Chesley...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2009
Last comment by j michaels, on Mar 5, 2010 at 9:23 am | 2 comments | 1174 Views

AROUND TOWN

McNerney to host Tri-Valley green business conference Wednesday

A Tri-Valley Green Business Conference will be hosted by Congressman Jerry McNerney (11th District) from 1:30 to 4 p.m.,...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Sep 10, 2010 at 12:07 pm | 21 comments | 1174 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bad pine tree turned bear art

When an Alamo family's pine tree was causing trouble by tearing up their driveway, they called Glen Sievert. He is part of...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Roark, on Nov 6, 2010 at 10:45 pm | 3 comments | 1174 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents protest new Walmart at pre-bid meeting

About 12 people gathered at 9100 Alcosta Boulevard, the site of the [http://sanramonexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=5169...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 13, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 9 comments | 1174 Views

AROUND TOWN

Artists breathing new life into deteriorating Celia's

The Pioneer Art Gallery has found a new home – the iconic red-and-white former Danville Hotel Restaurant. A lot of...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Apr 15, 2009 at 9:49 am | 4 comments | 1173 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon Republican David Harmer secures primary win

Voters gave one local politician the green light in their run to fill the vacant seat of former 10th District Congresswoman...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 8, 2009 at 3:19 pm | 15 comments | 1173 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Starting new traditions

Walking into their brand new school in 2008, students at Dougherty Valley High School realized they'd be creating a legacy....

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Dougherty Valley Resident, on Jun 18, 2010 at 10:33 am | 3 comments | 1173 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools for Schools program changes the lives of Ugandans and Danville students

Sunee Washom has crossed oceans, sold jewelry and gone nights without sleep to hike through the Ugandan bush, brandishing...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 28, 2010 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 1173 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial opinion: Dirty politics

Emotions are running high in the Alamo incorporation election, but that is no reason to start playing dirty. You may have...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by Valero Gas Station, on Feb 24, 2009 at 9:45 pm | 18 comments | 1172 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Democrats Pledge

We Democrats do pledge no toys in the Happy Meal but drugs can be deal illegal aliens we cheer common sense we leer welfare...

Original post made by Danville on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 16, 2010 at 1:27 pm | 2 comments | 1172 Views
<< < 84 85 86 87 88 > >>
Page 86 of 246

A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 1,240 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 5 comments | 799 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 18 comments | 669 views

Be an Exhibitionist!
By John A. Barry | 5 comments | 254 views