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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 | 16217 Views

SPORTS

Cal High wrestling coach accused of lewd acts with a minor

Police arrested a San Ramon high school wrestling coach and church youth group leader Tuesday evening on suspicion of lewd...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2014
Last comment by Nasty, on Nov 11, 2014 at 6:58 pm | 41 comments | 16207 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 | 16187 Views

AROUND TOWN

2014 Readers Choice winners

Things to do, places to see, pampering to enjoy and yummies to eat -- once again, our readers have spoken. This year, for...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Mona, on Jan 29, 2016 at 4:57 am | 6 comments | 16028 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Million dollar grant will help D.A. prosecute fraud

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office received $1.3 million in grants to combat insurance fraud, District Attorney...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by Woody, on Nov 13, 2012 at 5:03 pm | 2 comments | 15938 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista reeling after video of student using racial slur goes viral

Monte Vista High School was cast into the national spotlight this week after a video showing a female student use a racial...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2019
Last comment by EdAdmin, on Dec 28, 2019 at 4:01 pm | 12 comments | 15778 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon commission to discuss new hotel concept

The San Ramon Planning Commission is scheduled to review an early conceptual plan for a five-story hotel near San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2016
Last comment by San Ramon Resident, on Oct 19, 2016 at 8:40 am | 7 comments | 15594 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deceased Contra Costa inmate identified as Alamo man

An inmate found dead in a cell at Contra Costa County Jail in Martinez on Thursday has been identified as David Bremer, 24,...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2014
Last comment by Barbie, on Mar 25, 2014 at 2:43 pm | 4 comments | 15522 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local women go 'Beyond' with burlesque troupe

The four members of Beyond Burlesque are clad in lingerie and heels as they strut around a small fitness studio in Lafayette....

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Oct 4, 2013 at 8:33 pm | 12 comments | 15437 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Prop 8 does discriminate

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen's Letter to the Editor printed in the paper Oct. 3 stating "Under California state law the...

Original post made by Pat on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Oct 30, 2008 at 12:49 pm | 205 comments | 15377 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obituaries

Madolyn Olofson Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4223 posted Friday, March 7, 2008,...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2008
Last comment by Shannan Cambern , on Sep 9, 2013 at 7:43 pm | 16 comments | 15278 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon reviewing pair of proposed apartment complexes

The San Ramon Planning Commission on Tuesday is set to take an early look at design concepts for two apartment complexes...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2017
Last comment by Jack, on Mar 1, 2017 at 12:28 pm | 26 comments | 15216 Views

SPORTS

San Ramon student creates winning design for new California license plate on mental health

A student at Dougherty Valley High School designed the winning entry for California’s "Mental Health Awareness License...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2020
Last comment by Diane, on Jul 1, 2020 at 12:31 pm | 6 comments | 15150 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Do colleges actually evaluate applicants?

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3144 Doing College], expert adviser Elizabeth LaScala...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Crista andrews, on Sep 8, 2011 at 4:33 pm | 1 comment | 15094 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Divorce attorney pleads guilty to wiretapping car of client's husband

A San Ramon divorce attorney pleaded guilty Friday to arranging to have a concealed listening device placed in the car of...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Oct 14, 2013 at 3:27 pm | 9 comments | 15071 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville commissions to debate new additions for historic downtown building

Two Danville commissions on Tuesday are set to review a proposal from landowners to construct additions and make facade improvements...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2016
Last comment by Dee, on Oct 14, 2016 at 9:26 am | 12 comments | 15035 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contra Costa, Alameda among counties moved to purple tier as governor pulls 'emergency brake' on reopening plans

Most of the Bay Area's counties will move into more-restrictive reopening tiers this week as the state attempts to extinguish...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2020
Last comment by DanvilleDude, on Nov 16, 2020 at 3:09 pm | 1 comment | 15028 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Curry lawsuit: Teacher seeks dismissal of punitive damages

Documents filed earlier this month seal pool surveillance video from public and provide first statement made by Aaron Becker,...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2019
Last comment by Mom, on Nov 25, 2019 at 9:00 pm | 47 comments | 14865 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville ranks among state's 'safest cities'

The town of Danville was named the ninth-safest city in the state, according to a security-industry ranking released Monday. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2013
Last comment by San Ramon Valley Resident, on Aug 22, 2014 at 8:45 pm | 31 comments | 14842 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Contra Costa County primary election 2018

Residents will help determine their local representatives for the U.S. Congress, State Assembly and key county positions...

Original post made on May. 4, 2018
Last comment by American, on Jul 10, 2018 at 3:51 pm | 13 comments | 14831 Views
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