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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Danville teen orator headed to nationals

Sam Stone, a senior at Monte Vista high School, won the state competition Sunday in the 73rd annual American Legion Oratorical...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by bzwahlen, on Mar 5, 2010 at 6:27 pm | 5 comments | 1438 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon's first Fire Chief Bill Fereira dies

William "Bill" Joseph Fereira, known in the area as the first fire chief for the San Ramon Fire Protection District, died...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by jimbo, ecv, on Apr 23, 2010 at 10:26 pm | 1 comment | 1438 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pit bull kills dog in Blackhawk, owner at large

Authorities are looking for the owner of a white pit bull that killed a papillon on Thursday night while the smaller dog...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2011
Last comment by Laury, on Feb 21, 2013 at 11:10 pm | 15 comments | 1438 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supervisor Campains Should Focus on Solving Unfunded County Debt

The amount of debt this county owes to its employees should be the main subject of campaigns for Supervisors. The potentially...

Original post made by Concerned Debt on Mar. 4, 2012
Last comment by The Queen, on Mar 8, 2012 at 8:42 pm | 42 comments | 1438 Views

SPORTS

Incumbents Stepper, Storer appointed to Town Council

In a unanimous vote, the three Town Council members voted to appoint fellow members Vice Mayor Karen Stepper and Councilman...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Aug 18, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 6 comments | 1437 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Overturned Sheriff's vehicle causes major traffic on I-680

A solo vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 680 at El Pintado Road caused gridlock in both directions Wednesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by DMV review, on Jun 26, 2012 at 6:42 pm | 21 comments | 1437 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nearly two dozen apply for Alamo MAC

In a strong showing of interest, 23 residents of Alamo have applied with District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho's office to...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Oct 4, 2009 at 9:10 am | 14 comments | 1436 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police search for Bay Point man suspected in Costco thefts

Danville Police are searching for a Bay Point resident suspected of stealing electronics from Costco. A warrant with a $50,000...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 23, 2011 at 4:12 am | 4 comments | 1436 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nothing of importance appears on the front page

Dear neighbors, Should we continue to read any on-line news media that will not feature controversy and issues on their...

Original post made by Jason Realms on Sep. 17, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1435 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Houses for Haiti

Sharpies, mat board and a glue stick. The art students at Los Cerros Middle School are hoping the cute little houses created...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Trish, on Feb 4, 2010 at 5:46 pm | 4 comments | 1435 Views

AROUND TOWN

Some thoughts on GAS prices

Dear neighbors, Some years ago, my son sold his car and left for Europe. He came back understanding public transportation...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on May. 4, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on May 7, 2008 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 1434 Views

AROUND TOWN

Red Sox prevail in majors

The Red Sox won the San Ramon Valley Little League majors championship, the first team in more than 10 years to be seeded...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by joe, on Jul 30, 2008 at 5:48 pm | 1 comment | 1434 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board ready to vote in favor of new $260 million bond

While the official vote won't come until Aug. 7, members of the San Ramon Valley school board seem poised to bring a $260...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Betty, on Aug 6, 2012 at 7:49 am | 23 comments | 1433 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo incorporation opponents get organized

The debate over whether Alamo should become a town has begun to heat up, with those against incorporation holding meetings...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by CDSI Courtesy, on Sep 10, 2008 at 9:45 am | 10 comments | 1432 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two swings stolen from Hap Magee

Two swing sets were discovered missing Wednesday morning from Hap Ranch Ranch Park. The swings had apparently been dismantled...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on May 5, 2009 at 7:17 am | 5 comments | 1432 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo getting a MAC, says Piepho

If the failure to incorporate Alamo into a city in March left residents with questions about the future, Supervisor Mary...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by RandyB, on Jul 13, 2009 at 8:01 pm | 20 comments | 1432 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents protest new Walmart at pre-bid meeting

About 12 people gathered at 9100 Alcosta Boulevard, the site of the [http://sanramonexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=5169...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 13, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 9 comments | 1432 Views

AROUND TOWN

New fire chief hails from Danville

Danville resident Richard price has been appointed the new fire chief of the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District. Price,...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, editor, on Aug 1, 2008 at 10:19 am | 3 comments | 1431 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Name change for AMPA

A rose by any other name still smells as sweet. Does the same hold true for a merchant's association? The answer is yes,...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 29, 2008 at 8:06 am | 1 comment | 1431 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Who will be first leaders of Alamo?

With Alamo incorporation on the ballot March 3, excitement is growing over selection of the first town council. Alamo Incorporation...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by Carol Westward, on Dec 2, 2008 at 10:29 am | 4 comments | 1431 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 2,142 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 849 views

The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 661 views