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AROUND TOWN

I Own the Road, Get Out of....

Why is it that many drivers believe they own the road when many have to share it. Surely you have seen, experienced those...

Original post made by frankly on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by jimbo, on Apr 24, 2012 at 7:12 pm | 1 comment | 680 Views

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Obromneycare, part one: What is it?

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3593 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Mar 28, 2012 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 732 Views

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Streetwise: Have you ever been April fooled?

As residents of the San Ramon Valley keep their eyes peeled for pranksters, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Thrift...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Mar 30, 2012 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 767 Views

AROUND TOWN

Enter a design contest for reusable bags

Budding Rembrandts, Picaassos an Monets can take part in the "All Things Danville" reusable shopping bag contest. Show in...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Apr 3, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 1 comment | 1489 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sheriff's office searches for missing girl in Diablo

Maddy Welsh, 16, is described as a white female, 5'6", weighing approximately 115 pounds. She has reddish hair and green...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Info, on Apr 5, 2012 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 937 Views

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Cancer therapy group raises $105,000 at its Ragin' Cajun event

The Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation raised $105,000 at its recent fourth annual Ragin' Cajun, an amount that...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 9, 2012 at 7:15 am | 1 comment | 634 Views

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New brewery locks in space, looks forward to local investors

Schubros Brewery has secured a San Ramon location for its headquarters and has some new hope for its financial future with...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Beer Advocate, on Apr 12, 2012 at 12:52 pm | 1 comment | 784 Views

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Two busted in daytime burglaries

Surveillance video taken at a March 26 daytime burglary in the 8000 block of Regency Drive has led to the arrest of a two...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by In Alamo, on Apr 16, 2012 at 10:57 pm | 1 comment | 1002 Views

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What you should know if you're waitlisted at UC

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3642 Doing College] expert admissions adviser Elizabeth...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by Claudette , on Apr 17, 2012 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 750 Views

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This local kitchen is a 'Gujarati Kitchen'

All her children wanted for Christmas was her recipes so they could savor a taste of home while away at college, recalled...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by In Alamo, on Apr 20, 2012 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 808 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seattle search firm sought superintendent, convinced Enoch to apply

Superintendent Steve Enoch didn't go looking for a new job after announcing his retirement from the San Ramon Valley Unified...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by Wondering, on Apr 23, 2012 at 11:42 am | 1 comment | 930 Views

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Rotary donation puts AED in all SRVUSD schools

The Danville Rotary Club recently donated $3,733 to SRVUSD -- which will be put toward the purchase of two AED units for...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Valerie Vicente, on Apr 25, 2012 at 8:13 pm | 1 comment | 1064 Views

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San Ramon City Council weighs in on HOV ramps

At its Tuesday meeting, the San Ramon City Council heard an update and public comment on the proposed HOV on-ramps at Norris...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on May 1, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 754 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two arrested in robbery at motel

A 24-year-old man and his 16-year old female accomplice face felony charges in the beating and robbery of an acquaintance...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by A parent, on May 3, 2012 at 5:05 pm | 1 comment | 848 Views

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Neighbor saves elderly woman from house fire

A 96-year-old woman is safe after her home caught fire, thanks to two watchful neighbors. According to reports, crews arrived...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by Regina G, on May 8, 2012 at 6:50 pm | 1 comment | 801 Views

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Breastfeeding support group meets tonight

San Ramon Regional Medical Center hosts the breastfeeding support group which meets at 6 p.m. on the second Wednesday of...

Original post made on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by Lili, on May 9, 2012 at 7:58 am | 1 comment | 1035 Views

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Residents held at gunpoint during home robbery

Police continue to search for four suspects following a home invasion robbery in Walnut Creek early Monday morning. The suspects...

Original post made on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by Louise, on May 9, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 794 Views

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Native American skull in limbo

It seems, for the moment at least, that no one is researching how a Native American skull landed at Pleasanton's recycling...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on May 10, 2012 at 3:58 pm | 1 comment | 649 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District announces classified employees of the year

San Ramon Valley Unified School District recently announced its classified employees of the year -- those important staff...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Tango, on May 11, 2012 at 1:28 pm | 1 comment | 1242 Views

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Remembering a driving force in the East Bay

Known to many as larger-than-life, Margaret Lesher left an indelible impact on the East Bay through philanthropic work and...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Louise, on May 11, 2012 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 964 Views
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