Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools keep small classes for one more year

Despite the ongoing fiscal uncertainty at the state level, members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District on Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 3, 2009 at 5:53 pm | 18 comments | 1602 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

One sentenced in St. Isidore embezzlement scandal

Kathleen Dake pleaded no contest to five counts of grand theft by way of embezzlement after stealing more than $400,000 from...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by JRM, on Aug 21, 2011 at 1:41 pm | 15 comments | 1602 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1601 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Repairs ahead for rutted section of Interstate 680

This spring, Caltrans plans to start work on the notoriously bumpy stretch of southbound Interstate 680 between southern...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2010
Last comment by Alamo neighbor, on Jan 11, 2011 at 11:59 am | 11 comments | 1601 Views

AROUND TOWN

Large crowd attends Fresh and Easy grand opening

Fresh and Easy Neighborhood Market opened its much-anticipated Danville store Wednesday morning to an excited crowed who...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Mary, on Mar 4, 2011 at 4:03 pm | 21 comments | 1601 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1601 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville looks at reducing cost of police services

A new report on police services is recommending that the Town of Danville may be better served financially by either forming...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Nov 26, 2009 at 3:24 am | 39 comments | 1600 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Protesters arrested at Chevron

A protest group said that several of its members were arrested this morning for blocking a gate at Chevron's headquarters...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Dick P, on Dec 15, 2009 at 10:35 am | 42 comments | 1600 Views

AROUND TOWN

Issues and Answers

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, This morning, proponents for Alamo incorporation posted issues,...

Original post made by Kathy Bell on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Janet Cooper, on Mar 12, 2008 at 8:08 am | 12 comments | 1599 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Stallone Trivia

Yep, Sylvester Stallone starred in a very popular movie, "First Blood," in 1982. It was so popular that they came out with...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Jun. 21, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1599 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Streetwise: What are you reading this summer?

Whether you're catching up on all your Harry Potter books in anticipation of the last film or are nose-deep in historical...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Jul 15, 2011 at 7:00 am | 1 comment | 1599 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Billy Beane to sell longtime Danville home

Billy Beane, the Oakland Athletics general manager made famous by the book and movie "Moneyball," recently put his Danville...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by spcwt, on Jun 24, 2013 at 2:42 pm | 10 comments | 1599 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.

Schools in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are closed today to honor Martin Luther King Jr. Also, an interfaith...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2008
Last comment by Dede, on Jan 21, 2008 at 8:59 pm | 2 comments | 1597 Views

AROUND TOWN

Library closing Monday for two weeks

The library will close Monday, Jan. 28, and is scheduled to reopen Monday, Feb. 11, while the old carpeting is replaced by...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2008
Last comment by fire32, on Jan 31, 2008 at 4:12 pm | 1 comment | 1597 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More cuts loom for SRVUSD

Midyear state budget cuts will cost the San Ramon Valley school district an extra $13 per student and cut funding for school...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2011
Last comment by Louie, on Dec 23, 2011 at 8:48 pm | 19 comments | 1597 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

St. Timothy's bucks ultimatum on gays

Sharyn Mitzo and Patricia Pearson never considered hiding their lesbian relationship at church. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2008
Last comment by Rev Laura Barnes, on Dec 3, 2008 at 11:52 am | 4 comments | 1595 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville pilot hailed as hero after landing US Airways jet in the Hudson

Quick thinking by Danville resident pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger was credited with saving the lives of the passengers...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2009
Last comment by Suzie Forsyth, on Jul 13, 2009 at 4:09 pm | 16 comments | 1595 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Thanks To Beverly Lane

The recent article about the Povda history is just another example of how much I appreciate Ms. Lane's efforts to document...

Original post made by JRM on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 14, 2011 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 1595 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 28, 2009 at 2:00 pm | 2 comments | 1594 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone know the function of the new tower at Brett Hart park?

Driving by there this morning I noticed the new looming tower at the intersection of Camino Tassajara and Diablo Road....

Original post made by jrm on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by kevin, on Dec 21, 2010 at 7:16 pm | 27 comments | 1594 Views
<< < 52.75 53.75 54.75 55.75 56.75 > >>
Page 54.75 of 258

Bandwidth and the spinning wheel: Net neutrality
By Gina Channell-Allen | 4 comments | 1,126 views

A fitting tribute to Ken Mercer
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 880 views

Lulu is back home!!!!
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 705 views

Wheels for Meals on Wheels
By John A. Barry | 0 comments | 68 views