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Danville environmental science teacher wins Sustainable Contra Costa award

San Ramon Valley High School's environmental science teacher Cindy Egan won the Sustainable Contra Costa award for an individual...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Oct 16, 2011 at 7:07 pm | 8 comments | 1875 Views

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Victim testifies in San Ramon man's pimping trial

A former runaway testified that she and two other runaways were pimped from a house in San Ramon in 2009, according to published...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by Petey3, on Mar 14, 2012 at 8:57 am | 3 comments | 1875 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Local executive convicted in mortgage fraud scheme

A San Ramon bank executive was convicted of six counts of mail fraud by a Federal Grand Jury Wednesday, according to reports....

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1875 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unemployment rates drop sharply across Bay Area, state

Unemployment rates fell sharply across California in September, including in the Bay Area where one county's rate fell below...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Gerard, on Oct 26, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 18 comments | 1874 Views

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Two shot in Alamo in attempted jewelry store robbery

Two people were shot last night in Alamo, reported San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District Chief Richard Price. The shooting...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by hal bailey, on Dec 4, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 32 comments | 1874 Views

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Streetwise: What's your primary source of news?

As technology evolves, so does the dispersal of information. This week, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to The Livery to...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by GG, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:01 pm | 5 comments | 1874 Views

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SRPD officers credited for another life-saving medical response

The San Ramon Police Department sang the praises of two officers who provided key medical assistance to a man suffering a...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2016
Last comment by Renae Darlene, on Jul 22, 2016 at 2:25 pm | 7 comments | 1874 Views

SPORTS

Tony LaRussa is delivering entertaining Baseball!

Dear Editor, When our neighbor returns for this season in Kansas City, please welcome him. I feel even those like me...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1873 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DeSaulnier aids neighbor, grandson after home invasion

State Sen. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) helped rescue a woman and her grandson last Sunday following an armed home invasion...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2014
Last comment by Irving, on Feb 28, 2014 at 10:22 am | 5 comments | 1873 Views

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Cops nab woman in credit card caper

A Danville woman is facing burglary charges after using another person's credit card to make purchases at Lunardi's. Police...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Work at a Bank, on Jul 31, 2009 at 11:56 am | 2 comments | 1872 Views

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Native American skull in limbo

It seems, for the moment at least, that no one is researching how a Native American skull landed at Pleasanton's recycling...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on May 10, 2012 at 3:58 pm | 1 comment | 1872 Views

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Should San Ramon-based Chevron 'pack up and leave' Richmond?

There was not enough time during a two-hour town hall meeting in Richmond Tuesday night to address infuriated residents'...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Amy Daniels, on Aug 13, 2012 at 6:37 pm | 8 comments | 1872 Views

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New senior housing expected to be done ahead of schedule

If you're interested in moving into San Ramon's newest housing project for seniors, get in line. The project, Valley Vista,...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Treetopper, on Dec 28, 2010 at 7:42 pm | 2 comments | 1871 Views

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Long-term litter resolution

In this week's [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4167 Simply Sterling], Linda Stolow Sterling discusses...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Walker, on Jan 16, 2013 at 9:12 am | 3 comments | 1871 Views

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DSRSD responds to governor's mandatory water cutback

Gov. Jerry Brown ordered a statewide mandatory water use reduction of 25% on Wednesday, but parts of the Tri-Valley are "already...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2015
Last comment by frankly, on Apr 6, 2015 at 6:44 am | 1 comment | 1871 Views

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Reminder: Mark DeSaulnier in Alamo on Saturday

REF: http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2665 Dear Dolores, Neighborhoods circulated this notice...

Original post made by Reminder on Mar. 30, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 31, 2011 at 10:32 pm | 2 comments | 1870 Views

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Council approves lean spending plan

The Danville Town Council OK'd a $25.3 million operating budget Tuesday, reflecting large scale losses of revenue from previous...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 20, 2009 at 5:00 pm | 4 comments | 1870 Views

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Regional Planning Commissions denied extension

A pair of regional planning commissions tasked with dealing with development in the unincorporated areas of Contra Costa...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Aug 13, 2009 at 9:06 am | 10 comments | 1870 Views

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Alamo grad is modern day John Muir

In the near future, 22-year-old Katie Herron will complete the 2,663-mile trek from the California-Mexico border to Canada...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2011
Last comment by Eagle, on Sep 30, 2011 at 7:48 am | 2 comments | 1870 Views

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Danville schools up to walk/bike challenge

This spring, 730 students from 16 elementary schools in the San Ramon Valley participated in the Street Smarts Walk/Bike...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Jim Fakenameforlegitimacy, on Jun 24, 2013 at 8:00 am | 11 comments | 1870 Views
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