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Jam-packed at Primo's Run

Thousands of residents donned their running shoes for the 29th annual [http://www.primosrun.com Primo's Run for Education]...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by SALLY, on Oct 17, 2012 at 11:04 am | 3 comments | 2190 Views

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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 | 1658 Views

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Family links complicate race for Fire District Board

Five candidates are vying for three seats on the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District's Board of Directors. And, according...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Abe, on Oct 28, 2012 at 11:05 am | 17 comments | 4120 Views

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Danville Express endorsements: Experience matters

Danville is lucky to have a handful of qualified candidates in the race, which has many residents divided on whether to re-elect...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Danville Voter, on Nov 7, 2012 at 4:38 pm | 45 comments | 4748 Views

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Danville d'Elegance raises thousands for Parkinson's

The Danville d'Elegance Foundation successfully kicked fundraising efforts into high gear this year, raising nearly $400,000...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Oct 24, 2012 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 1628 Views

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SRV students reflect on volunteerism in America

As part of its annual Sept. 11 remembrance, Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley hosted an essay contest for students throughout...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by kstepper, on Oct 24, 2012 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 1540 Views

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Independent planning initiative clashes with new General Plan

The [http://www.sos-danville.com/ Save Open Space Danville] grassroots ballot initiative is beginning to circle through Danville...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2012
Last comment by Happy in Danville, on Nov 7, 2012 at 7:29 am | 7 comments | 2130 Views

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Express endorses DeSaulnier, Buchanan, Swalwell and local measures

For California, a state with a large Democratic Party majority, we won't be the state that decides the presidential race...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by Matty, on Nov 7, 2012 at 7:55 am | 17 comments | 2104 Views

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Get your Pit fixed for free on Friday

Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (2890 Mitchell Dr., Walnut Creek) will offer free spay/neuter surgeries for Pit...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by the dogfather, on Nov 6, 2012 at 9:39 am | 3 comments | 1448 Views

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Incumbents prove strong in Town Council election

Two long-time Danville Town Council members were re-elected in Tuesday's election, along with eight-year Planning Commissioner...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by 28IF, on Nov 7, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 12 comments | 10306 Views

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Danville voters buck county trend, favor Romney over Obama

Barack Obama may have won the popular vote, but if Danville voters had their way, a Republican would be president, voting...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Janey, on Nov 20, 2012 at 11:17 am | 50 comments | 3109 Views

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Shop for sweet treats and gifts at Candy Cane Boutique

Shop for holiday gift items and home-baked goods at the Candy Cane Boutique. Held at Creekside Community Church (1350 Danville...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by jjjj, on Nov 12, 2012 at 8:47 am | 2 comments | 1559 Views

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Arrest made in armed robbery spree

Matthew Fagan, 42, was arrested Tuesday night after allegedly robbing the Walgreens on San Ramon Valley Boulevard at Alcosta...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2012
Last comment by Unknown, on Nov 30, 2012 at 1:22 pm | 11 comments | 2480 Views

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Tri-Valley Heroes awards go to 8 community leaders for service throughout region

The Danville Express and its sister publications -- San Ramon Express, Pleasanton Weekly and Dublin Tri-Valley Views -- presented...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Vicki, on Nov 21, 2012 at 7:16 am | 1 comment | 1738 Views

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Donate two wheels or a helping hand for adopt-a-family bikes

Adopt-A-Family Bikes collects donated, used bikes from the community, has volunteers clean up and repair them, and donates...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2012
Last comment by Tania Hanson-De Young, on Dec 11, 2012 at 7:27 am | 2 comments | 1444 Views

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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. 28, 2012
Last comment by Sky King, on Nov 28, 2012 at 9:25 am | 2 comments | 2185 Views

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Streetwise: The fiscal cliff

As discussion of the impending fiscal cliff saturates the airwaves, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Danville Livery...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Dec 11, 2012 at 1:13 pm | 40 comments | 5654 Views

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Found! A diamond in Danville

Enhance your body, mind and spirit at Jolie Salon and Spa, located in the heart of downtown Danville. With services ranging...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by Chris MacArthur, on Dec 3, 2012 at 2:03 am | 1 comment | 1611 Views

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Be Santa's little helper

Every "Who" in Who-ville, ages 1-9, can celebrate the season with Santa, crafts and joy at the Elf Workshop, 9-11 a.m. or...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 3, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 1446 Views

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Navy reservist scores $195,000 Lotto ticket in San Ramon

A Navy reservist who returned from Afghanistan last month has even more reason to celebrate this holiday season after winning...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2012
Last comment by John Paul Jones, on Dec 14, 2012 at 7:06 am | 3 comments | 1447 Views
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