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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 | 7225 Views

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Vandals wreak havoc on middle school roof

The vandals broke several pipes from the air conditioning unit, kicked the system's cooling fins and broke vents and other...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by Gracie, on Jul 26, 2011 at 8:50 am | 9 comments | 2468 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo man, collaborator charged with bilking investors of nearly $8 million

The Securities and Exchange Commission charged Jason G. Rivera, Jr. and Marc C. Harmon with defrauding investors of nearly...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Oct 3, 2011 at 10:30 am | 9 comments | 1944 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Did Alamo endorse Tomi van de Brooke for Supervisor?

Dear Editor, After more than a month, it is time to invite Supervisor Gayle Uilkema to explain why Contra Costa County...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by informed resident, on Nov 4, 2011 at 7:44 pm | 9 comments | 1546 Views

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Thief with pepper spray tries to steal $10,000 worth of handbags from Nordstrom

Two Good Samaritans ran down a thief who allegedly tried to steal $10,000 worth of high-end purses from Nordstrom in Walnut...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Lili, on Dec 6, 2011 at 8:49 pm | 9 comments | 2022 Views

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Unwanted email from Express Forum commentators?

Dear Readers, Are you receiving emails from no-reply email addresses signed by Informed Resident and other Danville Express...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Feb 5, 2012 at 4:27 pm | 9 comments | 1402 Views

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Local attorney charged with illegally obtaining information

A San Ramon attorney and an Alameda County deputy face criminal charges for illegally obtaining information to be used by...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Tip of the iceberg , on Apr 23, 2013 at 1:43 pm | 9 comments | 1827 Views

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Pig assault lands man in jail

A man's assault of a pig at the Alameda County Fair prompted some strong words from the judge in the Alameda County Superior...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2012
Last comment by Troy, on Jul 11, 2012 at 11:33 am | 9 comments | 1724 Views

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PG&E, city council to talk tree removal

PG&E representatives are set to meet with the San Ramon City Council and city residents Tuesday night (April 22) to discuss...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Apr 25, 2014 at 9:37 am | 9 comments | 2128 Views

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Danville man accused of providing alcohol to underage driver in fatal crash

A Danville man is facing charges a year after a woman he allegedly gave alcohol to while underage killed a Pittsburg man...

Original post made on May. 25, 2014
Last comment by anonymous, on Apr 13, 2015 at 8:09 pm | 9 comments | 5167 Views

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Danville police issue phone scam warning

A recent phone scam uses tactics that tug at San Ramon Valley residents' heart strings to con large sums of money from them. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by FanDanville, on Oct 30, 2014 at 5:10 pm | 9 comments | 2609 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure C ballots should be in mailboxes

Residents who live within the San Ramon Valley Unified School District should have received ballots in the mail for the upcoming...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 28, 2009 at 6:10 pm | 8 comments | 2054 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sully's hat goes for $5,800

The bidding ended today at $5,800 for the pilot's cap belonging to Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger. The eBay auction was...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2009
Last comment by Wang Pu, on Dec 15, 2009 at 10:56 pm | 8 comments | 1606 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four furlough days to save district about $3M

As the deadline for delivering final layoff notices to teachers approaches, the school district and teachers' union has come...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by LkF, on Jun 11, 2010 at 2:32 pm | 8 comments | 2016 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Study session will look at increased enrollment impacting schools in the district

While more students helps the district financially, continued enrollment increases of about 1,000 students each year may...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by mom of 3, on Sep 30, 2010 at 4:20 pm | 8 comments | 1807 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sentencing for former Danville Cub Scout leader rescheduled

The sentencing for a former Danville Cub Scout leader who pleaded guilty to a [http://www.danvilleweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=4640...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by anonymous, on Feb 26, 2011 at 5:06 pm | 8 comments | 1596 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fate of four Kid's Country sites remains unknown

The four Kid's Country facilities threatened for closure by the California Department of Social Services are in limbo until...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Danville Guy, on Aug 31, 2011 at 11:26 am | 8 comments | 1950 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Power outage at SRV High changes registration dates

Parts of San Ramon Valley High School have been without power for several weeks, causing school officials to delay one registration...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by Nan, on Aug 15, 2011 at 9:17 am | 8 comments | 1875 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District API scores best of any large school district in the state

San Ramon Valley Unified School District's results place it as the 8th highest unified school district in the state and the...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by In Alamo, on Sep 12, 2011 at 9:21 am | 8 comments | 1947 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD PTAs stump for Our Children Our Future initiative

A petition drive is under way at San Ramon Valley schools to that could secure funding for schools across the state for the...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by Just saying, on Mar 16, 2012 at 7:29 pm | 8 comments | 1696 Views
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