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See where we've been

The Danville Weekly - now the Danville Express - was a popular companion as readers would Take Us Along on their travel adventures...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2009
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin, on Nov 12, 2009 at 3:21 pm | 2 comments | 898 Views

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Hats off to Sparky George

Sparky George will lead one last run in Danville this Saturday to raise money for the families of fallen soldiers. George...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Mirandamomma, on Nov 12, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 9 comments | 1001 Views

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Honoring those who serve

Members of the U.S. Armed Forces, retired and active, and those who appreciate them filled the Performing Arts Center at...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Lorraine Silva, on Nov 12, 2009 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 930 Views

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Man arrested for 'anti-Christian' mall disturbance

Police arrested 22-year-old Abdul Walid Hamid of Hayward on the evening of Wednesday, Nov. 4, after he reportedly tore a...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Nov 12, 2009 at 10:03 am | 101 comments | 2596 Views

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Caltrans plans another Bay Bridge closure

The California Department of Transportation is planning another Bay Bridge closure, most likely early next year, to readdress...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Duffy, on Nov 12, 2009 at 8:13 am | 1 comment | 821 Views

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Alamo MAC to debut Wednesday

The newly appointed Alamo Municipal Advisory Council will hold its first meeting Wednesday afternoon, with largely organizational...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by hal bailey, on Nov 11, 2009 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 836 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 Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 10, 2009 at 10:54 am | 17 comments | 1405 Views

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Kids send candy to the troops

Leadership students at Montair Elementary School in Danville went on a sweet campaign to collect surplus Halloween candy...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Ms. Mari Jo Gillis, on Nov 9, 2009 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 999 Views

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Police investigating death on Linda Mesa

The Danville Police Department is conducting a death investigation after officers discovered that a man, 69, had died in...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by Chuck, on Nov 9, 2009 at 7:27 am | 3 comments | 1232 Views

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Garamendi headed for Washington

Lt. Gov. John Garamendi (D., Walnut Grove) planned to fly to Washington, D.C., this morning after winning the race for the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Nov 7, 2009 at 10:18 pm | 25 comments | 1211 Views

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Hospital unveils new breast cancer center

San Ramon Regional Medical Center will begin operating its new Breast Center this weekend, offering patients state-of-the-art...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Terry, on Nov 6, 2009 at 12:24 pm | 1 comment | 855 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'If I'd been there on Sept. 11 '

Student writers from eight different schools used their imaginations and writing skills to enter an essay contest, "Tell...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Duffy, on Nov 6, 2009 at 8:03 am | 4 comments | 1504 Views

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Tolls may be raised at all seven Bay Area bridges

A key transportation committee is considering raising tolls by at least $1 on the Bay Area's seven state-owned bridges next...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by SPCWT, on Nov 6, 2009 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 1396 Views

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Exchange Club Speaker to Discuss JCATS

Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley On November 11, 2009, the Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley will host Lauri Dobbs...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Nov. 5, 2009
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Learn more about 'New Farm' site

Save Mount Diablo is now working to "Save Tassajara Valley." To this end, the organization is offering hikes to show off...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by , on Nov 5, 2009 at 6:20 pm | 1 comment | 1162 Views

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'New' Vets Hall gets big boost

The restoration and expansion of the Veterans Memorial Building in Danville received a significant boost this past week with...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Kim, on Nov 5, 2009 at 9:31 am | 1 comment | 934 Views

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Girls Night Out tomorrow at Blackhawk Plaza

Ladies, leave the men and kids at home and come out for Girls Night Out at Blackhawk Plaza, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Friday, Nov....

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Forever 17, on Nov 5, 2009 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 937 Views

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10th Congressional District to the polls

Alamo and some Danville voters will go to the polls in the Nov. 3 election for a new congressional representative for District...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Shelby, on Nov 4, 2009 at 10:38 pm | 8 comments | 1321 Views

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Off duty San Ramon firefighter saves jogger's life

An off duty firefighter/paramedic from the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District performed CPR on a collapsed jogger...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Nov 4, 2009 at 8:03 pm | 15 comments | 1532 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees debate usage of bond funds

Members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education last week examined the needs of the district in...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by Frank, on Nov 4, 2009 at 1:33 pm | 11 comments | 1567 Views
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