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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 | 1170 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 | 816 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville announces technology push for iGATE, small businesses

Two months after outgoing Mayor Karen Stepper alluded to it in a public forum, the town of Danville has announced its push...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2011
Last comment by Danville Grandma, on Dec 9, 2011 at 1:02 pm | 9 comments | 1038 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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 | 893 Views

AROUND TOWN

Walnut Creek man charged in fatal crash

A Walnut Creek man has been charged in connection with the Nov. 7, 2011 car crash that claimed the lives of two Danville...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by sponge bob roundpants, on Jan 21, 2012 at 8:10 am | 9 comments | 777 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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 | 815 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fur flies over proposed change to animal shelter law

Valley Humane Society would be negatively impacted if Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to repeal the 1998 Hayden Law goes through....

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2012
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Feb 13, 2012 at 9:35 am | 9 comments | 1161 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents protest new Walmart at pre-bid meeting

About 12 people gathered at 9100 Alcosta Boulevard, the site of the [http://sanramonexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=5169...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 13, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 9 comments | 1177 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Board of Education discusses possible bond measure, leans toward November ballot

After several heated forums about a possible school facilities bond, San Ramon Valley Unified's Board of Education met Tuesday...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 16, 2012 at 5:53 am | 9 comments | 855 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Son arrested for attempting to murder mother with baseball bat

San Ramon Police arrested Aaron Ricks, 27, in the attempted murder of his mother on Feb. 20. Ricks allegedly beat his mother...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by Paul Coleman, on Feb 27, 2012 at 12:31 pm | 9 comments | 1133 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bicyclist seriously injured after collision on Bollinger Canyon Road

A 13-year-old San Ramon boy was riding his bicycle on the sidewalk along the south side of Bollinger Canyon Road at the Interstate...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by frankly , on Mar 21, 2012 at 6:32 am | 9 comments | 960 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

High-speed rail boosters promise 'blended' transportation system

A lower price tag, fewer tracks and a fresh commitment to fund rail improvements in north and south California are among...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2012
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Mar 20, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 9 comments | 689 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run identified

A man who was struck and killed in a hit-and-run collision while riding his bicycle in Dublin on Tuesday night has been identified...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by Dickita P, on May 30, 2012 at 12:54 am | 9 comments | 2173 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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 | 1073 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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 | 1013 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Scandal: State parks finds $54 million in its pocket

Remember all that hullabaloo about closing all the state parks? "Nevermind," say state-park officials. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Jul 30, 2012 at 12:44 pm | 9 comments | 756 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Town Council Race Reaches New Low

Bob Nealis and Jim Jordan Jelincic have resorted to the lowest form of advertising - sticking brochures on car windshields....

Original post made by Rhonda M on Oct. 31, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 3, 2012 at 4:17 pm | 9 comments | 730 Views

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San Ramon City Council votes down fireworks for Independence Day 2013

At its Tuesday meeting, San Ramon's City Council voted to confirm a recommendation not bring back fireworks in next year's...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Dec 14, 2012 at 1:10 pm | 9 comments | 1071 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

San Ramon Valley Unified responds to Connecticut school shooting

Twenty-six people were killed Friday when a gunman clad in black military gear opened fire inside a Newtown, Conn. elementary...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Dec 19, 2012 at 5:23 pm | 9 comments | 1111 Views

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Morning with the Mayor meetings on hiatus in 2013

Early risers in Danville will get to sleep in for the foreseeable future -- at least on the first Friday of the month. The...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by Watching..., on Jan 8, 2013 at 12:29 pm | 9 comments | 978 Views
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