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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. 3, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 10, 2009 at 10:54 am | 17 comments | 1644 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 | 1643 Views

AROUND TOWN

AIA Board ponders role in future of Alamo

Just 10 days after the defeat of a three-year-long campaign to incorporate Alamo, members of the Alamo Improvement Association...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 19, 2009 at 9:45 am | 19 comments | 1642 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Protesters call for end of oil subsidies, more jobs at Chevron headquarters

Several activist groups will join together outside of Chevron headquarters in San Ramon for two days of protest against subsidies...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Oct 19, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 20 comments | 1642 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Crow Canyon sound wall noise mitigation project begins

Danville residents living near Crow Canyon Road can expect to get some relief from traffic noise generated by the busy arterial...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by peggy, on Jan 16, 2013 at 5:33 pm | 5 comments | 1642 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure C ballots should be in mailboxes

Residents who live within the San Ramon Valley Unified School District should have received ballots in the mail for the upcoming...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 28, 2009 at 6:10 pm | 8 comments | 1641 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Goodbye to a man of Alamo

A few months ago - April 18 to be exact - we ran a story on Roy Bloss, a man who has been an Alamo activist in the five decades...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Roberta Lenore Bloss, on Sep 5, 2008 at 9:33 pm | 2 comments | 1640 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ace will be the place in Alamo

Months after the doors closed on Yardbirds in Alamo, a new hardware chain will be taking up residence in the shuttered facility....

Original post made on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Pat, on Jun 1, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 12 comments | 1640 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 | 1639 Views

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Who is an informed resident?

Dear Dolores, Today, neighbors in the Livorna West neighborhoods were defining an informed resident. Clearly, such specification...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 9, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 6 comments | 1639 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firemen receive medals of honor for heroic work in fighting Blackhawk house fire

Eight firefighters with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District recently received medals of honor for their work in...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by oscar, on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:51 am | 23 comments | 1639 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 Aug. 15, 2010
Last comment by Dylan, on Aug 29, 2010 at 12:25 am | 2 comments | 1639 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former sheriff's deputy pleads not guilty to 'Dirty DUI' charges

A former Danville police officer and Contra Costa County sheriff's deputy pleaded not guilty in Oakland federal court Monday...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by John, on Jan 3, 2012 at 8:15 am | 5 comments | 1639 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vote on the future of Independence Day fireworks

San Ramon residents are urged to subscribe to the new "Open San Ramon" forum and let their opinions be heard about the future...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Alan, on Oct 3, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 2 comments | 1639 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure J money pays off for commuters, parents and kids in San Ramon Valley

Parents, students and drivers love it. It creates jobs, cuts greenhouse gases and it costs just fractions of a cent. Not...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Aug 23, 2010 at 8:54 am | 2 comments | 1637 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 | 1637 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district wants input on solar panels

As the School District moves forward to go solar at the schools, it wants to make sure that installed panels are done in...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Dec 4, 2009 at 4:50 pm | 5 comments | 1636 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Vandals topple radio tower, cause $1M in damage

Police are investigating why someone broke into a gated enclosure and toppled a radio communication tower on Rocky Ridge...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Puck, on Aug 5, 2013 at 10:20 am | 13 comments | 1636 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lighting the Old Oak Tree

Tonight, join the Danville Area Chamber of Commerce for the 32nd annual Lighting of the Old Oak Tree, 5:15-8:30 p.m., Friday,...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by B Lynn Goodwin, on Nov 28, 2008 at 6:37 pm | 1 comment | 1635 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Race to Nowhere' adds second show in Danville

Advanced placement classes in every subject. Hours of homework every night. The push get a perfect 2400 on the SAT and attend...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by A Teacher, on May 31, 2010 at 12:45 pm | 14 comments | 1635 Views
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