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AROUND TOWN

Danville icon passes away at 57

Phil Hellsten, 57, artist and "Starman," whose daily routine included a lot of walking around downtown Danville, was found...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by "Swampy" Joe Bagley, on Jul 14, 2009 at 1:36 pm | 34 comments | 2130 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Are we missing the bus?

The bus system's caught in a Catch-22. People don't want to ride the bus if they have to wait an hour and walk a mile to...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by Darrell Valente, on Mar 28, 2008 at 8:22 am | 6 comments | 2128 Views

AROUND TOWN

Planning Commission tables Magee Ranch proposal

After over four hours of testimony at its Tuesday meeting, Danville's Planning Commission did not recommend that the [http://www.ci.danville.ca.us/Planning/Development_Applications/...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by miSFit, on May 8, 2013 at 10:22 am | 22 comments | 2127 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board orders parcel tax renewal election

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday night unanimously approved of ordering a mail-in election May 5 for voters to decide...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 14, 2015 at 8:11 am | 9 comments | 2127 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Four teens break into Los Cerros Middle School

Four teenagers attempted to break into Los Cerros Middle School on Friday, June 17. The individuals were spotted on the roof...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Danville Resident, on Jun 24, 2011 at 8:46 am | 24 comments | 2126 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon man withdraws plea in cyclist's death

An attorney from San Ramon who had pleaded no contest in a hit-and-run collision that killed a bicyclist in Dublin three...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by dbrower, on Apr 9, 2015 at 3:29 pm | 11 comments | 2126 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Services for Justin De Young planned for Friday morning

A memorial service for San Ramon Valley High School alumni Justin De Young are scheduled for 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 20 at...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by bz, on Aug 18, 2010 at 7:25 pm | 1 comment | 2125 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Billy Beane to sell longtime Danville home

Billy Beane, the Oakland Athletics general manager made famous by the book and movie "Moneyball," recently put his Danville...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by spcwt, on Jun 24, 2013 at 2:42 pm | 10 comments | 2125 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Presenting the Past: Ruby Podva, Danville's postmaster

Postmasters were important to growing villages throughout the West. Sometimes, as with Danville, a name was chosen for the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Dec 10, 2011 at 9:57 am | 4 comments | 2122 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspicious persons, burglaries lead Danville police log

The Danville Police Department provides DanvilleSanRamon.com with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Dec 5, 2014 at 9:32 pm | 7 comments | 2122 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Housekeepers steal thousands from homes in Danville and Walnut Creek

Police are currently investigating grand thefts from a homes in Danville and Walnut Creek where two housekeepers stole between...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by Beatriz, on Jul 6, 2011 at 11:47 am | 12 comments | 2121 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Theft reports, DUI arrests lead DPD call log

The Danville Police Department provides the Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Apr 16, 2014 at 12:17 am | 3 comments | 2120 Views

SPORTS

Cru's Crushers become champs in Nevada

The Danville Cru's Crushers showed Nevada a little bit about California baseball, winning the U10 Boys USSSA Sanctioned Carson...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by Kylie Harrop- St.John, on Oct 30, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 5 comments | 2119 Views

SPORTS

Danville center leads St. Mary's to NCAA win

St. Mary's College center, No. 50 Omar Samhan, controls the opening tip-off in the NCAA Tournament in Providence, RI. The...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2010
Last comment by Go-Omar, on Mar 25, 2010 at 12:03 pm | 11 comments | 2119 Views

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New hope for torn tendons

Milt Vardakis, an avid sportsman from Danville, searched in desperation for a solution to the severe pain in his tendon,...

Original post made on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by philippa ashton, on May 12, 2008 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 2118 Views

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Dublin police drop charges against rapper MC Hammer

Dublin police have dropped charges against rapper MC Hammer in connection with an incident at Hacienda Crossings Shopping...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Mar 13, 2013 at 11:31 pm | 7 comments | 2117 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville teen's killer convicted of first-degree murder

It took a Martinez jury just 40 minutes to convict Berkeley resident Walter Bell in the killing of 17-year-old Danville resident...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 30, 2013 at 12:45 pm | 13 comments | 2115 Views

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School district recruits for Parcel Tax Oversight Committee

The San Ramon Valley school district is seeking applications from citizens to fill six positions on the committee that oversees...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Simon Thompson, on May 15, 2015 at 11:58 pm | 8 comments | 2115 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tree branch falls on cars on I-680 in Alamo

A large tree branch fell on two vehicles this morning on Interstate Highway 680 in Alamo, prompting the California Highway...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 26, 2010 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 2114 Views

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Neiman Marcus opens in Walnut Creek amid much fanfare

The first Neiman Marcus luxury department store opened in Walnut Creek's Broadway Plaza on Friday morning, as hundreds of...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Donna, on Mar 12, 2012 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 2114 Views
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Teaching The Arts
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 260 views

Primaries and Pivots
By Tom Cushing | 7 comments | 245 views

Wrapping Up
By John A. Barry | 1 comment | 162 views