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Remembering on Memorial Day

Follow the American flags on Stone Valley Road to attend the annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Oak Hill Park, which begins...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by George, on May 23, 2008 at 12:29 pm | 1 comment | 2355 Views

SPORTS

Pineda gets Madden scholarship to Choate

Monte Vista High School student Ale Pineda has been awarded the John Madden Family Scholarship to attend prep school at Choate...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Ilda Ordonez & Family, on May 1, 2009 at 4:34 pm | 1 comment | 2354 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville to install new mayor

The Town of Danville will hold its annual Mayor's Installation and Community Service Awards event at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Dec....

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2007
Last comment by Verne South, on Dec 6, 2007 at 7:40 pm | 2 comments | 2354 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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 Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Apr 21, 2010 at 11:00 am | 4 comments | 2354 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

As if meaningless, community is not reported

Dear neighbors, I must agree! Community is not reported. Media awaits undefined quotations and special interests definition....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 28, 2008
Last comment by Iron Horse neighbors, on Feb 4, 2008 at 2:55 pm | 4 comments | 2352 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Happy New Year

Dear neighbors, Tboughts on this New Year's Day, April 1, 2008: "The origins of this custom are complex and a matter...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Mar. 31, 2008
Last comment by The Alamo Towne Fool, on Apr 1, 2008 at 7:59 am | 2 comments | 2350 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville looks at reducing cost of police services

A new report on police services is recommending that the Town of Danville may be better served financially by either forming...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Nov 26, 2009 at 3:24 am | 39 comments | 2350 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Livermore outlets expanded center opens, making it largest in California

San Francisco Premium Outlets in Livermore opened its 185,000-square-foot expansion Thursday, making it the largest outlet...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2349 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Remembering Virgie Jones: Alamo's historian, author, ambassador and friend

Virginia V. Jones, known as "Virgie," died Aug. 16 at the age of 92. Mrs. Jones was born in Raymond, Wash. on Nov. 26, 1917....

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by margie reynolds, on Feb 6, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 5 comments | 2349 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The GOP is the problem

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3696 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Lana, on May 16, 2012 at 6:38 pm | 37 comments | 2348 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Yes, Alamo, you can define your city

Dear Alamo Residents, This previous posting offered by Contra Costa County LAFCo refers to a guide for incorporation and...

Original post made by Bethany Silva on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Catherine Hilton, on Oct 9, 2007 at 8:03 pm | 2 comments | 2347 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DA indicts 22 in insurance fraud ring

The Contra Costa County district attorney's office charged 22 people in an indictment for staged collisions and insurance...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2013
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, Publisher, on Aug 2, 2016 at 1:43 pm | 2 comments | 2346 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should Public Employee Pensions be taken over by SSI ?

In another blog a commenter named "Say What" complained that the public employees do not get the benefit of Social Security....

Original post made by East County Watch on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:45 am | 43 comments | 2345 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Candidate profiles: Candace Andersen

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen decided to run for District 2 county supervisor because of concerns surrounding Contra Costa's...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Tami, on Apr 26, 2012 at 6:42 am | 21 comments | 2345 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville students among the sick at Walker Creek Ranch

Approximately 50 Bay Area students and adults on a five-day educational trip in Marin County became ill Wednesday night and...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by concerned parent, on Feb 7, 2011 at 8:34 am | 3 comments | 2344 Views

AROUND TOWN

Quake cottage to shake up fair

Police and fire officials are gearing up, along with paramedics and other first responders. Not to respond to a crisis, but...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2008
Last comment by Lary Mcgrew, on Sep 8, 2008 at 10:52 pm | 1 comment | 2344 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

EBMUD water pipe breaks in Alamo

A ruptured water main in Alamo left about 50 customers without service and some facing property damage as water flowed heavily...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2015
Last comment by PJA, on Aug 14, 2015 at 7:33 pm | 5 comments | 2344 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids' Country is going the distance

Students in four Kids' Country programs have begun training as a part of the GO FAR program to help fight childhood obesity....

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by JJ from Danville, on Feb 11, 2011 at 3:55 pm | 10 comments | 2343 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Yum, yum! It's Christmastime

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen enjoys a Christmas luncheon with seniors this afternoon at the Veterans Memorial Hall on...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Dec 14, 2007 at 4:06 pm | 1 comment | 2343 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman kidnapped from business center parking lot then abandoned in Oakland hills

A woman leaving work in Walnut Creek Wednesday night was kidnapped by two men who forced her to withdraw money from various...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by LOUISE, on Nov 21, 2012 at 9:13 am | 5 comments | 2343 Views
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The Grass Roots Rise
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Anatomy of a Summer Camp Project A Visual Essay, Phase 2
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