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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 | 1331 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meetings begin to determine fate of Vets Hall

The new Veterans Building Steering Committee will meet for the first time at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 29, to begin planning...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Oct 24, 2008 at 2:12 pm | 3 comments | 1330 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 | 1330 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jogger leaps out of roadway, still gets struck in hit-and-run

A man jogging eastbound at 6:30 a.m. Saturday in the bike lane on Crow Canyon Road near Barbados Drive was struck by a vehicle...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Bud, on Jan 12, 2010 at 9:38 pm | 33 comments | 1330 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mrs. Doubtfire lives on in Danville memories

Drinking elbow to elbow with Hollywood's hairiest and handsomest stars might have been a highlight of Mike Doyle's tenure...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by Cathie, on Dec 28, 2010 at 12:11 pm | 4 comments | 1330 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 Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2011 at 2:34 pm | 1 comment | 1330 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

17th Annual Breakfast with Santa at the Danville Grange

For the past 17 years the Danville Job's Daughters have proudly hosted the Breakfast with Santa event at the Danville Grange....

Original post made by Danville Job\'s Daughters on Nov. 12, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1329 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

It's over! McNerney wins re-election to a 3rd term

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) is back in Washington, now the official winner of the Nov. 2 election that saw...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Dec 4, 2010 at 7:50 pm | 25 comments | 1329 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 | 1329 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water, water everywhere?

What is going on with the seemingly unending stream of water flowing down Hartz Ave? It seems to start around the Podva...

Original post made by Triogenes on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 26, 2009 at 9:05 am | 1 comment | 1328 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Planners OK private 'Field of Dreams'

The two-year long battle over a sports practice field built on a ridgeline ended Tuesday with little fanfare. No impassioned...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jul 16, 2009 at 2:42 pm | 3 comments | 1328 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville takes short term solution to problems at corner of Prospect and Hartz

With street safety improvements set to be completed in Danville in conjunction with the Veterans Memorial renovation, the...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by elsie, on Aug 24, 2010 at 11:48 am | 18 comments | 1328 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home fireworks FORBIDDEN

Lighting fireworks at home is illegal in Contra Costa County, officials are reminding everyone, and it's even more important...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2008
Last comment by informed resident, on Jul 4, 2008 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 1327 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Break-in leads to stolen property for 45 victims

Maybe Someone was watching as would-be burglars at Rolling Hills Church in Danville inadvertently led police to stolen property...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2009
Last comment by Art, on Dec 18, 2009 at 12:22 pm | 12 comments | 1327 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council changes poultry ordinance for residential properties

Roosters are no longer welcome in the Town of Danville after the Town Council voted Tuesday night to change the zoning ordinance...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on May 31, 2010 at 9:55 am | 20 comments | 1327 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stone Valley middle schooler seeks ambassadorship

A 12-year-old from Stone Valley Middle School wants to be a European ambassador. Anna Nunes isn't jumping the gun. The seventh...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Alan, on Jun 3, 2010 at 12:34 am | 6 comments | 1327 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Open space preservation initiative falls short of 2014 ballot

A grassroots ballot initiative aimed at strengthening voter rights on future development may have garnered enough support,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2013
Last comment by Melinda, on May 20, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 31 comments | 1327 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo teen killed in I-680 crash identified

An 18-year-old San Ramon Valley High School graduate has been identified as the victim in a fatal car crash on Interstate...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Jayne, on Apr 28, 2014 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1327 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Adults: Eat your vegetables!

As children, we heard the chant from our parents: "Eat all your vegetables!" As adults, we have to practice what we're now...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2008
Last comment by Leah, on Nov 24, 2008 at 2:27 pm | 2 comments | 1326 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Remembering Virgie Jones: Alamo's historian, author, ambassador and friend

Virginia V. Jones, known as "Virgie," died Aug. 16 at the age of 92. Mrs. Jones was born in Raymond, Wash. on Nov. 26, 1917....

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by margie reynolds, on Feb 6, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 5 comments | 1326 Views
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