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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hats off to the class of 2013!

Congratulations to the class of 2013 from San Ramon Valley, Monte Vista and Del Amigo high schools. The Express wishes Danville's...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Tracy, on Jun 14, 2013 at 7:20 pm | 5 comments | 7171 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville mayor, councilwoman file election papers

A pair of Danville Town Council seats are up for election this November, and the two incumbents were the first candidates...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 11, 2014 at 5:43 pm | 29 comments | 7164 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

DeSaulnier announces legislative effort to end poverty

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson declared a war on poverty. Now, State Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) is firing...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 16, 2014 at 11:33 am | 20 comments | 7150 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD parts with John Baldwin teacher over parent objections

Nearly 20 parents turned out to the San Ramon Valley school board meeting Tuesday night to support a probationary teacher...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2015
Last comment by kd, on Mar 17, 2015 at 6:35 pm | 31 comments | 7116 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville teen arraigned on rape charges

Prosecutors have charged Sam Nesis, a recent San Ramon Valley High graduate, with forcible rape, forcible oral copulation...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2011
Last comment by Annonymous, on Mar 8, 2011 at 2:21 pm | 129 comments | 7106 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Yellow Wood Coffee and Tea to go

The economic downturn has claimed two more victims, this time a much-loved coffee shop and its companion store in the Alamo...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Georeg, on Sep 20, 2010 at 2:15 pm | 9 comments | 7096 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Congressional vote ends shutdown, reopens national parks

Park workers are preparing to return to work Thursday after a congressional vote Wednesday evening that approved a deal to...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Oct 22, 2013 at 4:45 pm | 10 comments | 7065 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville police seek information on residential burglary

Danville Police are searching for information about a residential burglary during which a thief stole a valuable bicycle...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2014
Last comment by nationalsecurityguard, on Jan 27, 2015 at 1:20 am | 15 comments | 7055 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State officials warn of whooping cough epidemic

California is currently experiencing a whooping cough epidemic, according to the California Department of Public Health,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2014
Last comment by Diane, on Jun 17, 2014 at 5:01 pm | 6 comments | 7000 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley mayors optimistic about growth

Partnerships -- with businesses, with residents and with each other -- were the common themes for all five city leaders at...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Oct 31, 2013 at 10:16 am | 2 comments | 6988 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Democrats host speaker on collapse of towers

Most Americans expect over-the-top conspiracy theorists and extreme left wingers to call the 911 Commission Report a lie....

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Sniffy White, on Aug 7, 2015 at 9:06 pm | 108 comments | 6943 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four candidates in San Ramon Valley school board race so far

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has three Board of Education seats up for election this fall and so far four...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Oct 3, 2014 at 4:03 pm | 30 comments | 6938 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bury My Heart at Wounded Drumstick

The juxtaposition of two recent articles in our local fishwrap... http://www.contracostatimes.com/ci_17100923?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com ht...

Original post made by the dogfather on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 26, 2011 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 6753 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town Drunks On the Trail

I am a regular walker along the Iron Horse Trail and after observing the trends over the last 6 months I thought it...

Original post made by Trail User on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Aug 23, 2015 at 4:14 pm | 93 comments | 6746 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville man, teacher arrested for child pornography

Danville resident Mitchell Wolf, 58, a teacher at Diablo Vista Middle School in Danville, was arrested Friday for possession...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by Laura, on Oct 19, 2014 at 7:47 pm | 40 comments | 6717 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon Unified School Taxes Are Out of Control

I just received my property tax bill from the County, and all of the following are the CURRENT taxes I pay for our local...

Original post made by Taxed Out on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Indep, on Oct 16, 2012 at 3:12 pm | 81 comments | 6699 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Unions sue BART board over contract clause

BART's two biggest unions have filed a lawsuit claiming that the transit agency's directors acted unlawfully when they rejected...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 4, 2013 at 10:44 am | 4 comments | 6681 Views

AROUND TOWN

New San Ramon City Center design debuts

Dozens filed in to a Dougherty Valley theater Tuesday night for the unveiling of the new San Ramon City Center design, gazing...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2014
Last comment by Long Time San Ramonian, on Nov 24, 2014 at 3:26 pm | 25 comments | 6652 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville Hotel demolition due in January

The deteriorating Danville Hotel Wild West buildings could be coming down in the coming weeks, with developers' demolition...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Kristen, on Jan 17, 2014 at 3:25 pm | 18 comments | 6648 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prison blues

On the outside, Diane Rose hasn't changed much in the last three years. She's still incredibly fit, with short black hair,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2007
Last comment by Bud, on Feb 24, 2012 at 11:35 pm | 38 comments | 6640 Views
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 760 views

Cruz-Fiorina 2016
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 396 views