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Streetwise: Religion and politics

As the presidential election nears and debate between Republican hopefuls intensifies, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by M, on Mar 2, 2012 at 12:52 pm | 3 comments | 778 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tackling prostitution in Central America

Ryan Mackle, 19, first traveled to Central America to help out at a village school in the Honduran jungle. But now he is...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by A Ryan Supporter, on Mar 2, 2012 at 11:15 am | 2 comments | 855 Views

AROUND TOWN

Coming to grips with the contraception kerfuffle

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3531 Raucous Caucus] educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by Danville, on Mar 1, 2012 at 5:46 pm | 21 comments | 1178 Views

AROUND TOWN

A gentler Town Square Forum

Dear Editor, Readers, among neighborhoods e-exchanges are noticing gentler, more respectful commentary on the town square...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by [removed}, on Mar 1, 2012 at 9:32 am | 4 comments | 935 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Occupiers march to Castlewood Country Club

Between 300 and 350 people turned out for last weekend's Occupy Pleasanton event to protest the lockout of workers from Castlewood...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 1, 2012 at 8:25 am | 1 comment | 711 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Teen arrested in Danville shooting

Danville police announced Friday the arrest of a 15-year-old male from Alameda County in connection with the Tuesday night...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2009
Last comment by Cody, on Feb 29, 2012 at 10:04 pm | 37 comments | 3459 Views

AROUND TOWN

See 'Reel Blondes' at the Village Theatre

Victoria's "Reel Blondes" cabaret will be on stage from March 2-4, 9-10, May 18-20 and 25-27, at the Village Theatre and...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by Martha Levison, on Feb 29, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 731 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon Valley is hip to high-tech

At a forum held Friday afternoon, several hundred parents, teachers and residents learned about technological advances in...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2012
Last comment by Joan, on Feb 28, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 804 Views

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Fallen soldier memorial slated for downtown Danville

A memorial statue dedicated to San Ramon Valley High grad Lance Cpl. Joshua "Chachi" Corral will officially be allowed on...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by SRV Grad, on Feb 28, 2012 at 8:56 pm | 10 comments | 1608 Views

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Three men arrested in credit card fraud at Nordstrom

Walnut Creek police have arrested three Southern California men in connection with a series of fraudulent credit card purchases...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by Kim, on Feb 28, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 5 comments | 838 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Former realtor and mortgage exec charged with fraud

A former Realtor and mortgage company executive has been charged with scamming more than 20 renters in Walnut Creek, Antioch...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 28, 2012 at 11:48 am | 3 comments | 1063 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Chamber of Commerce commends community at award ceremony

A casual affair with small plates and wine from 10 local eateries, the "Salutes and Salutations" dinner at the Danville community...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2012
Last comment by Bob Landy, on Feb 28, 2012 at 11:36 am | 2 comments | 779 Views

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Special presentation on building an iconic bridge March 27

The Village Theatre will hold a special presentation on rebuilding the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Tuesday, March...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Feb 28, 2012 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 705 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Last player in St. Isidore embezzlement case sentenced

An Alamo resident and former volunteer at St. Isidore's Catholic Church has been sentenced in an embezzlement case. Evelyn...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by been there, on Feb 27, 2012 at 10:57 pm | 33 comments | 3686 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

District will not advocate for facilities bond on June ballot

At its Tuesday meeting, San Ramon Valley Unified's Board of Education decided that it would not push for a June facilities...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by LC, on Feb 27, 2012 at 8:26 pm | 12 comments | 855 Views

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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 | 1276 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prison blues

On the outside, Diane Rose hasn't changed much in the last three years. She's still incredibly fit, with short black hair,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2007
Last comment by Bud, on Feb 24, 2012 at 11:35 pm | 38 comments | 5098 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Help the Sheriff's station in Alamo

The Sheriff's Valley Station Office in Alamo is seeking people interested in assisting law enforcement in the community....

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by Sheriff Volunteer, on Feb 24, 2012 at 4:45 pm | 6 comments | 796 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

"You light up my life?"

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_20006053/barnidge-residents-dont-care-round-hills-bright-idea ...

Original post made by [removed] on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Feb 24, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 2 comments | 680 Views

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Marchers will 'Occupy' Tri-Valley

Occupy Oakland is headed to Pleasanton to mark the second anniversary of the lockout of workers from Castlewood Country Club....

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Roger, on Feb 24, 2012 at 9:31 am | 3 comments | 670 Views
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