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SRVFPD receives international accreditation

It is official: the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is the first agency is accredited by a unanimous vote from...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 1, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 18 comments | 1595 Views

SPORTS

David Piepho: the eighth member of the Alamo MAC?

Dear Dolores, The volume of comments on the BANG editorial this morning disclosing the nepotism of the Piepho's in protecting...

Original post made by Hal on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Crooked, on Nov 26, 2010 at 1:43 pm | 18 comments | 2200 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

El Balazo owners charged in 20-count indictment

Owners of the popular-but-now-defunct El Balazo chain made their initial appearance today in Oakland federal court, U.S....

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Dec 14, 2010 at 12:46 pm | 18 comments | 1802 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney, area mayors discuss regional issues

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11), Mayor Karen Stepper and three other Tri-Valley mayors met in Washington, D.C. Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jan 29, 2011 at 6:35 pm | 18 comments | 1646 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Area police investigate a string of burglaries after Feb. 2 incident

Police are investigating a string of thefts after a home burglary produced important leads. On the morning of Wednesday,...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by Police Chief Steve Simpkins, on Feb 16, 2011 at 1:32 pm | 18 comments | 2380 Views

RESTAURANTS

The Daily Meal calls Danville a top foodie town

Along with Asheville, N.C., Edgartown, Mass., and Evanston, Ill., Danville is listed as a town that serves food to rival...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by Foodie, on Apr 19, 2011 at 11:38 am | 18 comments | 2201 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bin Laden dead

Osama Bin Laden, the "face of evil," is dead. Tell us, where were you when you first learned of the 9/11 attacks? And what...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on May. 1, 2011
Last comment by Inman, on May 5, 2011 at 11:12 pm | 18 comments | 1113 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Jessica Lipsky knows the identity of commentators

Dear Editor, You have now been caught misrepresenting the reality of this forum. In the very informative posting by Don...

Original post made by [removed] on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:31 pm | 18 comments | 690 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: Favorite American president

As President Obama visits the Bay Area for campaign fundraisers, Danville residents take time to reflect on previous commanders-in-chief....

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Scrotey McBoingboing, on Feb 22, 2012 at 9:29 am | 18 comments | 875 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district superintendent announces retirement

Steven Enoch, San Ramon Valley Unified School District's superintendent of schools, recently announced that he plans to retire...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Pierre, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:11 pm | 18 comments | 1550 Views

AROUND TOWN

Con Fire Tax is another waste

The new tax asked for by Con Fire and the Board of Supervisors needs to be voted down just like East County. These politicians...

Original post made by Taxpayer out of money on Jul. 1, 2012
Last comment by Factchecker, on Jul 19, 2012 at 9:10 pm | 18 comments | 1248 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville & The Presidential Election of 2012

The Contra Costa Times had a recent article that noted that Danville has the highest percentage of registered Republicans...

Original post made by American on Sep. 12, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 25, 2012 at 10:21 pm | 18 comments | 1208 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unemployment rates drop sharply across Bay Area, state

Unemployment rates fell sharply across California in September, including in the Bay Area where one county's rate fell below...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Gerard, on Oct 26, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 18 comments | 806 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville focuses on efficiency to deal with increasing traffic

Danville is focusing on making the most of what it already has to make life better for commuters, according to Tai Williams,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by BB, on Apr 5, 2013 at 1:48 pm | 18 comments | 1233 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County health plan selected to participate in state insurance exchange

The state agency charged with organizing health care exchanges as part of the federal Affordable Care Act announced recently...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jun 10, 2013 at 3:42 pm | 18 comments | 1677 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Design Review Board approves plans for Danville Hotel property

The Design Review Board met on Thursday at Town Hall to discuss a proposed [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=9827...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 8, 2013 at 4:30 pm | 18 comments | 2788 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Storer named new Danville mayor; council honors local contributors

The Danville Town Council and scores of residents honored key local contributors and celebrated as Councilman Robert Storer...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Dec 11, 2013 at 11:10 am | 18 comments | 1409 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Manslaughter case against Tri-Valley attorney moves forward

After more than 18 months of delays and legal wrangling, the manslaughter case against a San Ramon lawyer accused of running...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by MrsJJJ, on Aug 20, 2014 at 1:42 pm | 18 comments | 2976 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 | 5886 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Court overturns restrictions on concealed weapons in California

A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco struck down a San Diego law Thursday that restricted...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Feb 21, 2014 at 10:33 am | 18 comments | 2624 Views
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