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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hats off to the class of 2013!

Congratulations to the class of 2013 from San Ramon Valley, Monte Vista and Del Amigo high schools. The Express wishes Danville's...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Tracy, on Jun 14, 2013 at 7:20 pm | 5 comments | 21530 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD approves hybrid model for reopening schools

Students in the SRVUSD are set to return to the classroom for at least part of the time come fall, after the Board of Education...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2020
Last comment by Jennifer, on Jul 18, 2020 at 3:37 pm | 11 comments | 20868 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville entrepreneur receives $100,000 deal on 'Shark Tank'

A Danville local dove into the "Shark Tank" last week, and came out with a $100,000 investment after a successful pitch on...

Original post made on May. 28, 2020
Last comment by Alex, on Jul 2, 2020 at 8:53 pm | 3 comments | 20569 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contra Costa County eases restrictions for retail, other industries in latest health order

Six Bay Area jurisdictions slightly relaxed the region's COVID-19 coronavirus shelter-in-place order Monday, allowing multiple...

Original post made on May. 18, 2020
Last comment by KellyGamble, on May 21, 2020 at 8:29 am | 14 comments | 20487 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville: Developer begins application process for 158-unit condo project at Borel property

After being uninhabited for more than a decade, Danville's last orchard at the vacant Borel property could be set to become...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2021
Last comment by Lynda, on Dec 15, 2021 at 11:53 am | 4 comments | 20475 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon 10-year-old rescues father from drowning

Heroes come in all sizes, they say, a quip brought to life by the latest recipient of two awards from local fire and police...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by denis, on Oct 24, 2017 at 4:28 am | 5 comments | 20203 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Curry lawsuit: Family of teen who drowned during PE class settles suit with SRVUSD for $8 million

Nearly two years after the on-campus drowning death of 15-year-old San Ramon Valley High School freshman Ben Curry, the family...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2020
Last comment by Bill, on Apr 17, 2020 at 10:12 pm | 44 comments | 19695 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville extends nightly curfew; sheriff holds off on mandatory countywide order

The town of Danville is continuing its nighttime curfew order for another three days in light of civil unrest in the East...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2020
Last comment by Oscar Pinelli, on Jun 3, 2020 at 8:51 pm | 5 comments | 19539 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville man arrested for child porn

A Danville resident and former substitute teacher for the San Ramon Valley school district was arrested Tuesday, April 8,...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2008
Last comment by barner, on Sep 16, 2008 at 6:40 am | 5 comments | 18451 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Candidate forum showcases different sides of Danville

The Danville Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a forum for Town Council candidates last week, offering those in the business...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by no more dougherty valleys, on Oct 15, 2012 at 9:21 am | 31 comments | 18406 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville, San Ramon governments respond to novel coronavirus

Local government agencies, religious groups, parks staff and other organizations are in the process of installing their own...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2020
Last comment by Ryan, on Mar 15, 2020 at 7:55 am | 7 comments | 18191 Views

SPORTS

Business Ethics and Youth Basketball

A few months ago the Pleasanton community experienced an extreme uproar over the Amador Valley H.S. varsity coach’s involvement...

Original post made by Referee on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Leatherball, on Jan 5, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 55 comments | 18087 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Governor implements nightly curfew for non-essential activities in Contra Costa County

The order is for counties in the purple or most-restrictive tier, including Contra Costa County, in the state's Blueprint...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2020
Last comment by Jimbo, on Nov 27, 2020 at 6:37 am | 4 comments | 17892 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville cyclist killed in crash

A Danville bicyclist died from injuries sustained in a crash with a car on Crow Canyon Road near Diablo Vista Park late Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Sep 10, 2015 at 5:48 pm | 62 comments | 17884 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Three years later: Tragic tale of greed and murder ends with son's conviction

The case has all the elements of a made-for-TV movie: greed, lust, brutality and a man whose lack of emotion made him the...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Nov 22, 2014 at 12:27 pm | 3 comments | 17387 Views

AROUND TOWN

Into the sunset

False fronts, a jail, the look of the Old West, and lots of gingerbread - is it Disneyland? No, it's the funky old '50s...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2008
Last comment by semmes gordon, on Dec 18, 2008 at 4:29 pm | 5 comments | 17386 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested after chase in San Ramon; jail declines to book him due to coronavirus concerns

Police were taken on a brief car chase through San Ramon on Wednesday evening that ended with a suspect being caught hiding...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2020
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 14, 2020 at 3:10 pm | 24 comments | 17360 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Contra Costa County part of new stay-at-home order to take effect here Sunday

Contra Costa is among five Bay Area counties to announce a new health order to take effect in the coming days, getting out...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2020
Last comment by Reader, on Dec 5, 2020 at 2:47 pm | 2 comments | 17323 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Activist group sues Danville, developers over Magee Ranch project

Local citizens group SOS-Danville filed a lawsuit July 25 challenging the town of Danville's approval of the [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=9664&approved=yes...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by MarkSindone, on Mar 22, 2016 at 10:21 pm | 69 comments | 17273 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon: Commission to review plans for 284 apartments at The Marketplace

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set to hold a workshop Tuesday to discuss the design concept for a five-story, 284-unit...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2021
Last comment by Gina M Channell, Publisher, on Jan 21, 2021 at 9:32 am | 18 comments | 17208 Views
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