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AROUND TOWN

Take the kids to 'Eggstravaganza' tomorrow

Town of Danville will host Eggstravaganza from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 23, at the Danville Community Center...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2011
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Apr 22, 2011 at 3:19 pm | 1 comment | 2096 Views

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Alamo family helped girl who plunged from Golden Gate Bridge

Merle Hall, former mayor of Walnut Creek, and his son Eric were sailing on the San Francisco Bay with Eric's two teenage...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Apr 22, 2011 at 12:18 pm | 4 comments | 1911 Views

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Sick? There's an app for that.

A new app from the San Ramon Regional Medical Center will let people get into the emergency room quicker, monitor wait times...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Duffy, on Apr 20, 2011 at 11:00 am | 1 comment | 1453 Views

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BART hires interim director for $160 an hour

BART directors voted 6-3 Thursday to hire former general counsel Sherwood Wakeman to serve as the transit agency's interim...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 19, 2011 at 2:17 pm | 6 comments | 1536 Views

RESTAURANTS

The Daily Meal calls Danville a top foodie town

Along with Asheville, N.C., Edgartown, Mass., and Evanston, Ill., Danville is listed as a town that serves food to rival...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by Foodie, on Apr 19, 2011 at 11:38 am | 18 comments | 3307 Views

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College admissions in overtime

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2759 Doing College], Expert Adviser Elizabeth LaScala...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by Jim, on Apr 19, 2011 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1483 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville residents spend more money on clothes than rest of U.S.

Danville residents may be some of the best-dressed people in the country, according to a study published in the Wall Street...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by Stop complaining, on Apr 18, 2011 at 1:45 pm | 24 comments | 4134 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

CNET remains suspended, but likely to regroup

The Contra Costa Narcotics Enforcement Team (CNET) remains suspended while local and state investigations continue after...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 18, 2011 at 6:53 am | 1 comment | 2414 Views

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Possible mountain lion sighting

In the April 11 incident, the witness said he was in his backyard around 7:00 p.m. when he saw two deer running along the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by whozat, on Apr 17, 2011 at 10:32 am | 7 comments | 1955 Views

AROUND TOWN

Reserve your spot to meet Peter M. Friedman

Blackhawk Republican Women will host a no-host cocktails and hors d'oeuvres at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 13, at the Round...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Apr 17, 2011 at 9:24 am | 8 comments | 2026 Views

AROUND TOWN

Up Mount Diablo or up a creek?

On a recent weekday afternoon, I left work and headed up Mount Diablo for a one-night camping trip. I've been a camper and...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Apr 16, 2011 at 12:58 pm | 2 comments | 1794 Views

AROUND TOWN

Revised Summerhill Homes plans now online

New plans for [http://danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=4426 SummerH ill Homes] project in Magee Ranch have been...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by N, on Apr 16, 2011 at 10:25 am | 3 comments | 1904 Views

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BART general manager resigns

After spending nearly 19 years at BART, including the last four years as the general manager and 13 years as deputy general...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 15, 2011 at 3:35 pm | 5 comments | 1486 Views

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Drop zone tomorrow for Blue Star Moms

Blue Star Moms will host a Drop Zone tomorrow from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, April 17, at Charlotte Wood Middle School, 600...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Christine Mahoney, on Apr 15, 2011 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 1471 Views

AROUND TOWN

'The Foreigner' opens tonight

Role Players Ensemble Theatre presents "The Foreigner," directed by Chris Ayles, will be performed at 8 p.m., Fridays-Saturdays,...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Laurie, on Apr 15, 2011 at 8:55 am | 1 comment | 1518 Views

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Alamo postal worker charged with exchanging fake money

Emmanuel Odion Esezobor, an employee at the Alamo post office, was changed with exchanging fake money made in Nigeria for...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Apr 15, 2011 at 7:14 am | 20 comments | 2656 Views

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Streetwise: What's your favorite animal?

While Danville has plenty of parks in which to walk dogs, watch birds and count squirrels, roving reporter Stan Wharton decided...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by The Ol'Buckaroo, on Apr 14, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 1 comment | 1889 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DA's office dismisses 15 cases in CNET 'dirty DUI' scandal

As part of the fallout from a criminal case involving two Contra Costa County law enforcement officers, prosecutors have...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by I'm the guv, on Apr 14, 2011 at 2:49 pm | 3 comments | 2470 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Office Protocol

My daughter attends Diablo Vista Middle school and I am very happy with this school in general. I have had to stop in the...

Original post made by Felicia on Apr. 13, 2011
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

69th Anniversary of WWII Doolittle Raid

USS Hornet Museum will commemorate the 69th anniversary of the Doolittle Raid, America's daring World War II bombing raid...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Dave Davis, on Apr 13, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 1 comment | 2226 Views
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Frustrated local officials push BART
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Johnny Be Gone – Long Live Rock-n-Roll
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 513 views

Women’s History Month
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 67 views