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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police release photo of car used in daytime burglary

Pleasanton police have released a photo of the car used by burglars fleeing from a daytime break-in Monday morning and was...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2012
Last comment by Alvez, on Apr 2, 2012 at 8:20 pm | 6 comments | 1092 Views

AROUND TOWN

How Would You Solve the Huge Unfunded Debt from Pensions in CoCo County?

Pensions have gotten so far of hand that emergency services and normal services have and are being affected. The debt needs...

Original post made by East County Watch on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by fix it , on Apr 2, 2012 at 8:05 pm | 22 comments | 1083 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville chiropractor ordered to pay $1.1 million for deceptive marketing

A Danville chiropractor has been ordered to pay $1,125,000 to settle a multi-jurisdictional prosecution stemming from a nationwide...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by CW, on Mar 31, 2012 at 1:34 pm | 14 comments | 1433 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

"Dear Editor" answered

Dear Jessica, REF: Posted by Say what?, a resident of another community, …”why do you keep addressing with "Dear Editor"?...

Original post made by [removed] on Mar. 31, 2012
There are no comments yet. 893 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Report shows work needs to be done to narrow achievement gap for minorities

An Oakland-based school research firm has released figures that show Pleasanton and San Ramon Valley schools are doing poor...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by Phil, on Mar 30, 2012 at 8:48 pm | 34 comments | 1272 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayor highlights projects, fiscal responsibility in State of the Town speech

Mayor Candace Andersen delivered the annual State of the Town address Thursday afternoon, which highlighted the town's fiscal...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by CW, on Mar 30, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 32 comments | 1833 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 936 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Eagle Scout builds racks for bike-friendly downtown

As the Danville Town Council approved plans to improve bicycle parking in the downtown area earlier this month, a San Ramon...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2012
Last comment by Dave Newton, on Mar 29, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 3 comments | 1728 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rick Santorum in Alamo tonight

Dear Editor, Rick Santorum will be in Alamo, March 29, for a Tea Party fundraiser in a gated community on a private lane....

Original post made by [removed] on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 29, 2012 at 5:08 pm | 11 comments | 1253 Views

AROUND TOWN

Outreach from the Town of Danville

Good afternoon, In a recent thread there was some discussion about the outreach from the Town of Danville. In the past...

Original post made by Geoff Gillette on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 28, 2012 at 12:54 pm | 8 comments | 1463 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador takes Monte Vista in JV lacrosse 12-6

Monte Vista High school's junior varsity Mustangs faced Amador Valley High on March 23. Monte Vista lost 12-6. Photo by Jeffrey...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by AVLax Bro, on Mar 28, 2012 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments | 1073 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 865 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Why Waste Foundation Money Investigating?

We have a foundation telling superb school districts that they arent doing the job for not changing the district methods...

Original post made by frankly on Mar. 28, 2012
There are no comments yet. 751 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district will accept childcare changes, pending legal consultation

At its next meeting, SRVUSD's Board of Education will vote to determine whether or not to accept changes to on-site childcare...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Fern, on Mar 27, 2012 at 9:40 am | 47 comments | 2660 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville Express to host debate for District 2 supervisor candidates

The Danville and San Ramon expresses will host a debate for District 2 county supervisor candidates on April 26. Not sure...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 26, 2012 at 1:03 pm | 6 comments | 831 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Residents vocal about opposition to Norris Canyon HOV ramps

Thursday night's public workshop, held at the San Ramon Community Center and presented by the Contra Costa Transportation...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by Raymond, on Mar 26, 2012 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 904 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: San Ramon Valley history

In this week's Streetwise, Roving Reporter Stand Wharton went to the Museum of the San Ramon Valley to pick the brains of...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Streetwise Stan, on Mar 26, 2012 at 6:54 am | 5 comments | 1037 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

For Wednesday 4/18: Donate to Sleep Train's shoe drive for foster kids

Donations of new shoes in all sizes can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store, including locations in Dublin, Pleasanton...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by Sonya Richards, on Mar 23, 2012 at 8:32 am | 2 comments | 863 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

On campus child care

I heard that a "committee" selected Kids Country to throw The Growing Room out of several schools this week. I don't believe...

Original post made by Lisa on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Itsallonline, on Mar 22, 2012 at 8:22 pm | 27 comments | 1847 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Cerros makes strides to merge special needs and mainstream students

While middle school may be a difficult time for students physically, emotionally and socially, administrators at Los Cerros...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Douglas, on Mar 22, 2012 at 11:49 am | 5 comments | 1169 Views
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