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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BART reaches $1.5 million settlement for Oscar Grant's daughter

BART reached an agreement with the mother of Oscar Grant's young daughter Tatiana late this afternoon. The settlement is...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by American, on Jan 29, 2010 at 9:21 am | 5 comments | 2718 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alleged burglars report fake shooting in an attempt to avoid being caught

Police Chief Steve Simpkins has a message for the four suspects arrested Friday, Aug. 20 who tried to get out of burglary...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by patty, on Sep 2, 2010 at 12:18 am | 6 comments | 2717 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Protest UC Berkeley Cutting Baseball

The Athletic Director at UC Berkeley needs to be fired! She falsely told supporters of the baseball team that they needed...

Original post made by American on Feb. 12, 2011
Last comment by Milan Moravec, on Feb 16, 2011 at 11:26 am | 3 comments | 2716 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police snuff out multi-million dollar marijuana grow on Mt. Diablo

With the help of volunteers and a keen eye, State Parks Police and Contra Costa County sheriffs raided a marijuana growing...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 19, 2011 at 10:11 pm | 14 comments | 2716 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

TV News Story on City Manager Salaries

Did anyone else see the story on the nightly news about the high salaries of California City Managers? The third highest...

Original post made by collins on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Penny, on Oct 1, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 16 comments | 2716 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Washington man arrested in connection with San Ramon home invasions

A Washington man has been charged in connection with a pair of recent San Ramon home invasions, including one in which a...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Jun 13, 2014 at 1:05 pm | 5 comments | 2716 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo Wine & Music Fest this Saturday

The 25th annual Alamo Wine and Music Festival - or Block Party - will take place Saturday, Sept. 8, presented by Alamo Rotary....

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2007
Last comment by saria, on Jan 17, 2017 at 10:45 pm | 2 comments | 2715 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 | 2715 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Second swine flu-related death in Contra Costa County

A middle-aged Contra Costa County man with H1N1 (swine flu) has died. His death is the second in the county involving a person...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 17, 2009 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 2714 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Meet U.S. Rep. McNerney today

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th) will hold a Congress at Your Corner to meet one-on-one with his constituents from noon...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Oct 6, 2009 at 8:17 am | 2 comments | 2714 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Jersey boy says goodbye

I ran away from home when I was 10, dashing through the dark. The police found me hiding behind a tree, wearing red pajamas...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Jordan, on Feb 8, 2008 at 11:40 am | 2 comments | 2714 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

PG&E, city council to talk tree removal

PG&E representatives are set to meet with the San Ramon City Council and city residents Tuesday night (April 22) to discuss...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Apr 25, 2014 at 9:37 am | 9 comments | 2714 Views

AROUND TOWN

Speed Traps

As I drive down Diablo Road going towards Hartz Avenue, I always notice a motorcycle cop sitting on the right hand side of...

Original post made by Lucy on Apr. 2, 2008
Last comment by Mike Rafone, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:19 pm | 19 comments | 2713 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Neighborhood canvass nets assault suspect

Natesan Arumugam, an Indian national visiting relatives in Danville, was taken into custody and charged with sexual battery,...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jul 20, 2011 at 3:48 pm | 3 comments | 2713 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 Apr. 2, 2013
Last comment by Brett, on Apr 27, 2013 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments | 2713 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

SRV High grad killed in Afghanistan

A 19-year-old Marine from Danville was killed in Afghanistan Friday afternoon, according to Councilmember Mike Doyle. Joshua...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by jake, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:23 pm | 10 comments | 2712 Views

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Rose Garden wants more 'personal services'

The Danville Planning Commission approved a parking variance request last week that will mean a wider variety of businesses...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jun 8, 2009 at 8:59 am | 6 comments | 2712 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

EBMUD purchases Sacramento River water

As California's historic drought continues, the East Bay Municipal Utility District is tapping the Sacramento River to help...

Original post made on May. 3, 2014
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on May 5, 2014 at 9:43 am | 3 comments | 2712 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should the Alamo Region have a SuperMAC?

Let's start a new forum on WHAT'S NEXT in the Alamo Region: The term “SuperMAC” applies to Municipal Advisory Councils...

Original post made by Community Courtesy on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 21, 2009 at 7:08 pm | 14 comments | 2711 Views

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July 4th parade information

Kiwanis Club of the San Ramon Valley will host the 4th of July Parade starting at 9 a.m., Monday, July 4, in downtown Danville....

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2011
Last comment by Kaylyn, on Jul 4, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 5 comments | 2711 Views
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