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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon lawyer busted in Dublin hit-and-run death

A San Ramon man has been arrested in the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist on May 15 in Dublin. A news release from the Dublin...

Original post made on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by LMP, on May 22, 2012 at 6:49 am | 6 comments | 999 Views

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Streetwise: Is 'Click It' campaign fair?

As Danville Police and many localities throughout the state gear up for the Click It or Ticket campaign, Roving Reporter...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by THERESA N, on May 18, 2012 at 10:51 pm | 2 comments | 683 Views

AROUND TOWN

5,900 motorists in Bay Area cited for cell phone violations last month, CHP reports

Cell phone calls, texts and other distractions on the road earned nearly 6,000 Bay Area motorists citations from the California...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on May 17, 2012 at 2:16 pm | 6 comments | 781 Views

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Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run collision

Police are looking for the driver of a Mercedes suspected of fleeing the scene of a fatal collision with a bicyclist late...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Duffy, on May 17, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 645 Views

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Group 'forecloses' on Bank of America in Alamo

Members of the activist group MoveOn gathered in Alamo Plaza on Wednesday afternoon to protest actions taken by Bank of America...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on May 17, 2012 at 10:56 am | 30 comments | 1473 Views

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The top 10 factors that get you into college

Is it SATs or GPAs? Extracurricular activities or active involvement on campus? In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3706...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Shiraz, on May 16, 2012 at 11:12 pm | 6 comments | 721 Views

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The GOP is the problem

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3696 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Lana, on May 16, 2012 at 6:38 pm | 37 comments | 1357 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grab a bite of delicious Danville Memorial Day weekend

The town of Danville and the Tri-Valley Visitor's Bureau are asking residents to take a staycation this Memorial Day weekend....

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Kathy, on May 16, 2012 at 10:14 am | 2 comments | 763 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where Can I Donate My Old Books?

I would appreciate suggestions from my fellow citizens, I have a sizable amount of books accumulated over the years...

Original post made by JRM on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on May 15, 2012 at 8:28 pm | 11 comments | 1030 Views

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New information released about Monday night double homicide

Two handguns have been recovered in a search of the home where a mother and daughter were shot to death last night. On Monday...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by wondering, on May 15, 2012 at 10:02 am | 3 comments | 703 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayor Candance Andersen Will Not Get My Vote For Supervisor

Danville Mayor Candance Andersen says the fact she is anti-abortion, anti-gay marriage, has no bearing on whether you should...

Original post made by RJW on Apr. 29, 2012
Last comment by Mee, on May 14, 2012 at 9:02 pm | 12 comments | 881 Views

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Local businesses awarded at annual county luncheon

Held May 4, the Contra Costa Council's annual small business awards luncheon honored 12 outstanding small businesses owners....

Original post made on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on May 13, 2012 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 720 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 | 877 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 | 1149 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley schools named top in the state

The U.S. News and World Report recently released its [http://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools/national-rankings/spp+100...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by newsworthy, on May 11, 2012 at 8:50 am | 4 comments | 1427 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 | 577 Views

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One week remains to register to vote

Only one week remains for residents to register to vote in the June 5, 2012 election. To register to vote, complete the Secretary...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on May 10, 2012 at 3:33 pm | 2 comments | 620 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Community Service District for Alamo is in the works!

Dear Editor, It took less than 10 days to document an intention to consolidate various Alamo districts into one Community...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on May 9, 2012 at 10:32 pm | 10 comments | 742 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 | 695 Views

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District 2 candidates talk politics, personal beliefs at supervisor debate

On April 26, the Danville Express hosted a community forum and debate for Contra Costa County District 2 supervisor candidates....

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on May 9, 2012 at 11:07 am | 29 comments | 1451 Views
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