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AROUND TOWN

Diablo Views: Looking for the overwhelmed

Do you know anyone who needs help with minor home repairs or yard work? If so, contact Building Bridges, a group that does...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Sandee Wiedemann, on Aug 10, 2007 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 2336 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD Board Profile: John D. Lane IV

Four are vying for three spots in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education. While it appears that...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Oct 28, 2010 at 3:43 pm | 26 comments | 2336 Views

SPORTS

Local teen figure skater takes gold, Pacific Coast crown

Sierra Venetta, a freshman at Danville's Monte Vista High School, earned a gold medal and the 2015 Pacific Coast Sectional...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2016
Last comment by Kierstyn , on Jan 10, 2016 at 8:12 pm | 1 comment | 2335 Views

AROUND TOWN

Have a cuppa Joe with Mayor Mike

The first Friday of the month is coming up this week - June 1 - and Danville Mayor Mike Shimansky will once again host his...

Original post made on May. 31, 2007
Last comment by Alamo community of neighborhood, on May 31, 2007 at 4:21 pm | 1 comment | 2335 Views

AROUND TOWN

A shrinking garden

Danville has been fortunate to have a lovely garden to enjoy on Hartz Avenue at Church Street, right in front of Bridges...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2007
Last comment by Tara Fay, on Jul 26, 2007 at 2:24 pm | 2 comments | 2335 Views

SPORTS

Why does it matter?

Posted with the permission of the author Dear neighbors, Sports is entertainment and this industry's performers are...

Original post made by Janis Connelly on Jan. 15, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 23, 2008 at 7:41 am | 1 comment | 2334 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglars hit downtown jeweler

Danville businesses are being warned to take extra precautions, following a trio of recent commercial burglaries during evening...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by mj, on Nov 18, 2010 at 1:32 pm | 8 comments | 2334 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees debate usage of bond funds

Members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education last week examined the needs of the district in...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by Frank, on Nov 4, 2009 at 1:33 pm | 11 comments | 2333 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Exclusive interview with Santa

Santa Claus took time out from his busy schedule yesterday to answer questions for the Danville Express before he headed...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Craig M.Newcomb, on Dec 18, 2013 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 2332 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ex-Danville teacher sentenced for child pornography possession

A former Danville middle school math teacher was sentenced to more than five years in prison Thursday for possession of 50,000...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 2, 2015 at 1:03 pm | 6 comments | 2332 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mothers of invention

Michele Wong didn't like the mess when Courtney, 3, maneuvered her veggies around her plate with an unsteady spoon all the...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ann, on Oct 13, 2009 at 9:41 pm | 6 comments | 2331 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supervisor holding informal coffee

County District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho will hold an informal community outreach coffee from 10-11:30 a.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Kate Simmons, on Feb 10, 2008 at 9:30 am | 3 comments | 2331 Views

SPORTS

Magic for the Mavericks

The U12 Mustang Mavericks D1 Gold placed first at the Magic Cup in late August, with players Clare Da Silva, Arianna Zamora,...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2008
Last comment by bob, on Oct 20, 2008 at 10:55 pm | 1 comment | 2330 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

FORTUNE singles out Danville

Now it's official: Danville is a great place to start a business. FORTUNE Small Business magazine has identified the Town...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Apr 9, 2008 at 3:48 pm | 9 comments | 2330 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon council talks water conservation

The city of San Ramon and its Dougherty Valley residents are showing exemplary water conservation performance so far during...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2015
Last comment by Louise, on Jun 30, 2015 at 9:36 am | 3 comments | 2330 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville teachers can dish it out

Teachers and the principal of Tassajara Hills Elementary school took a night job Monday, serving up food for "McTeacher's...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on May 4, 2010 at 10:16 pm | 6 comments | 2329 Views

SPORTS

Christian soccer champs

The Girls at San Ramon Valley Christian Academy won the BACSAL Soccer Championship on May 17, playing at Valley Christian...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, Editor, on Jun 3, 2008 at 4:05 pm | 2 comments | 2329 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Vandalism, theft, traffic stop arrests top DPD log

The Danville Police Department provides the Danville-SanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2014
Last comment by DanvilleResident, on Jul 28, 2014 at 11:06 am | 1 comment | 2329 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Regional park police raid marijuana growing operation

East Bay Regional Park District police raided a marijuana grow in Las Trampas Regional Wilderness park near Danville and...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 17, 2011 at 7:22 am | 23 comments | 2327 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville real estate investor indicted in foreclosure auction scheme

A federal grand jury returned a superseding indictment Wednesday, charging a Danville resident Andrew Katakis with obstruction...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on May 14, 2013 at 11:02 am | 3 comments | 2326 Views
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