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

COMMENTS ON STORIES

No settlement in sight with BART 'cooling off' period ending shortly

The demands by BART's union for a 21 percent raise over three years is simply unaffordable for BART and unreasonable by any...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 25, 2013 at 9:42 am | 8 comments | 1342 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local women go 'Beyond' with burlesque troupe

The four members of Beyond Burlesque are clad in lingerie and heels as they strut around a small fitness studio in Lafayette....

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Oct 4, 2013 at 8:33 pm | 8 comments | 9514 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Theft reports dominate weekly DPD call log

The Danville Police Department provides the Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Dec 10, 2013 at 9:36 am | 8 comments | 3920 Views

AROUND TOWN

Governor proclaims drought state of emergency

Gov. Jerry Brown Friday proclaimed a drought state of emergency in what is expected to be the driest year on record in California. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 3, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 8 comments | 2906 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon council nixes Independence Day fireworks

Area residents will have to travel to some other neighboring city if they want to see a fireworks display this Fourth of...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2014
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 5, 2014 at 7:15 pm | 8 comments | 1773 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Officials say airports are new front in human trafficking

Anti-trafficking advocates and Bay Area prosecutors and congresspersons said Tuesday that airports are an important new front...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Apr 23, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 8 comments | 2058 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County candidate accused of actually living in Danville

Alameda County auditor-controller candidate Kathleen Knox pleaded not guilty Tuesday to six felony counts for allegedly lying...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by mw, on May 12, 2014 at 5:17 am | 8 comments | 1668 Views

AROUND TOWN

Faria Preserve heading to San Ramon City Council

The proposed Faria Preserve residential development is now expected to come before the San Ramon City Council this summer...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Anita, on Jun 1, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 8 comments | 4731 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Board names new San Ramon school as Bella Vista Elementary

The picturesque panorama from San Ramon's newest elementary school has become its permanent calling card, with the school...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by San Ramon resident, on Apr 28, 2015 at 9:08 pm | 8 comments | 3025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council candidate nomination period begins July 14

Danville residents interested in running for one of the two Town Council positions can receive their nomination paper by...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2014
Last comment by Treetopper, on Jul 15, 2014 at 8:43 am | 8 comments | 1212 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council OKs Lawrence Road traffic-safety plan

A new three-way stop sign and raised center median are set to be installed along portions of Danville's Lawrence Road to...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Jul 23, 2014 at 1:33 pm | 8 comments | 4248 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nominate "D": when the commentator becomes the real jornalist

I hope the editors actually read this. This mom comes here to read community news, and occasionally check out a blog entry,...

Original post made by Mominator on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by eddycaster, on Aug 21, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 8 comments | 257 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon council OKs Faria Preserve development

The San Ramon City Council upheld the planning commission's approval of the proposed Faria Preserve residential development...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2014
Last comment by Bob P, on Sep 25, 2014 at 10:15 am | 8 comments | 1697 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Turkey-toting big-rig tips on San Ramon off-ramp

A big-rig loaded with thousands of frozen turkeys overturned along the Alcosta Boulevard off-ramp to southbound Interstate...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2014 at 12:23 pm | 8 comments | 1587 Views

AROUND TOWN

Swalwell chosen as House Democratic regional whip

San Ramon's Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) was selected by his Democratic colleagues Friday to become a regional whip...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by jsandresen1, on Nov 20, 2014 at 1:35 pm | 8 comments | 1037 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Three SVMS students taken to hospital after science class evacuation

Three students from Alamo's Stone Valley Middle School were taken to area hospitals as a precaution after reporting they...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Dec 9, 2014 at 2:55 pm | 8 comments | 2509 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School district recruits for Parcel Tax Oversight Committee

The San Ramon Valley school district is seeking applications from citizens to fill six positions on the committee that oversees...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Simon Thompson, on May 15, 2015 at 11:58 pm | 8 comments | 2071 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

CoCo supervisors support smaller pay raise

After facing vehement union opposition and a petition attempt to rescind a 33% pay raise, the Contra Costa County Board of...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2015
Last comment by commonsense, on Feb 13, 2015 at 3:30 pm | 8 comments | 1453 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville to host plastic bag ban info sessions

The town of Danville has set a pair of informational sessions during the next month aiming to help local business owners...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2015
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Mar 12, 2015 at 11:17 am | 8 comments | 1214 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Glazer, Bonilla hold top spots in State Senate race

Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer was the top vote-getter in the State Senate District 7 special primary Tuesday but fell well short...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2015
Last comment by Sam Ramon, on Mar 25, 2015 at 10:52 am | 8 comments | 1821 Views
<< < 59 60 61 62 63 > >>
Page 61 of 278

Bidding my Maverick Bye-Bye
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 717 views

'General Lee' banned; political correctness gone too far?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 5 comments | 594 views

Special session to tackle two key issues
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 544 views

When Students Consider Non-Portfolio Design Schools
By Elizabeth LaScala | 2 comments | 459 views

The Dogfather's Annual Fourth of July Plea (cue Scott McKenzie)
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 336 views