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SPORTS

Rough and tumble sport skates into the San Ramon Valley

What's got eight wheels and flies? Any of the 26 or so women now part of the area's newest professional sports team, the...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by katie Brown, on Jul 2, 2011 at 11:32 am | 9 comments | 1875 Views

AROUND TOWN

Resident reclaims Danville's lost park

Ross Smith aims to restore the Montair Nature Trail, a 2.7-acre park that formerly housed picnic grounds, a 400-seat amphitheater,...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Jul 29, 2013 at 7:06 pm | 11 comments | 1875 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Middle-of-night quakes shake residents

Some area residents were awakened in the middle of the night last night - some three times - when quakes hit the area. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 9, 2008 at 4:16 pm | 1 comment | 1874 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

LAFCO to reconsider incorporation

LAFCO Executive Officer Lou Ann Texeira said the commission has received a formal request for reconsideration of its Sept....

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2008
Last comment by John, on Oct 19, 2008 at 5:05 pm | 16 comments | 1874 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

VP Joe Biden & Wife Donate Less than $4,900 to Charity in 2009

VP Joe Biden, who the Democrats use as their front person to attack the Republicans on everything, holds himself out as a...

Original post made by Reader on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by askidoo, on Apr 22, 2010 at 9:47 am | 16 comments | 1874 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. 4, 2011
Last comment by Barbara, on Oct 10, 2011 at 3:28 pm | 12 comments | 1874 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Seniors use canes for more than stability

You might find Robert Worthington walking around town with a wooden cane, but not necessarily because he needs help with...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Wondering, on Jan 17, 2013 at 8:45 am | 11 comments | 1873 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local restaurants tap into water idea

The idea behind the Tap Project is simple: Donate $1 for the tap water you'd normally get for free at a restaurant, and the...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Rick Neal, on Mar 20, 2008 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 1872 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police motorcade to accompany Sgt. Romans to Oakland memorial

Oakland Police officers will form a motorcade tomorrow morning to accompany the body of Sgt. Ervin Romans from a Danville...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Y.Bernklau, on Apr 7, 2009 at 4:05 pm | 5 comments | 1872 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to host community forum on bond measure

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District will hold four forums in January and February to discuss a possible school facilities...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ron, on Jan 21, 2012 at 11:59 am | 19 comments | 1871 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Project could stop druggies from doc shopping

Danville's Bob Pack has spent the last four years working on a project that would help put a stop to "doctor shoppers" -...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 13, 2008 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 1870 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principals for three SRVUSD schools

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District board recently announced the appointment of three principals to Danville schools....

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Smile, on Jun 16, 2010 at 9:03 am | 5 comments | 1870 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo evacuated after gas line ruptured

Homes and businesses near the intersection of Danville Boulevard and Stone Valley Road in Alamo were evacuated late Wednesday...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Concerned, on Jul 25, 2013 at 1:14 pm | 11 comments | 1870 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Updating The House on the (Mona Lisa) Hill

Posted with permission of the author Dear Alamo neighbors, As towns named Alamo and Poplar throughout North America...

Original post made by Susan West on Jan. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 6:59 pm | 2 comments | 1869 Views

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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 | 1869 Views

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Prospective residents camp out for new homes

Several families took weeks-long camping trips in the San Ramon Valley recently, but not to enjoy the great outdoors. Instead,...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by Samantha, on Aug 27, 2012 at 10:42 pm | 8 comments | 1869 Views

AROUND TOWN

Active shooter training in Danville

More than 50 police officers and fire personnel from San Ramon Valley public safety agencies teamed up Thursday at Monte...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2014
Last comment by Y. Sam, on Aug 14, 2014 at 12:45 pm | 5 comments | 1869 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area braces for heavy rain, high winds

Bay Area residents should prepare themselves for heavy rain and strong winds when a storm expected to be the largest of the...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 12, 2014 at 10:43 am | 4 comments | 1869 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Let's spend September 11 shopping for Lipstick!

Let's take a moment on September 11 to mourn all that lost their lives that day and as a result of that day. Let's recognize...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Sep. 10, 2008
Last comment by Just me, on Sep 16, 2008 at 4:51 pm | 2 comments | 1868 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Speaker addresses the 'Price of Privilege'

It's not that money is making kids unhappy. It's the values emphasized in affluent cultures, Madeline Levine, Ph.D., author...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by jimbo, on Feb 1, 2008 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 1867 Views
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