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Congress honors Sentinels of Freedom

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution Nov. 2 honoring the San Ramon-based Sentinels of Freedom. U.S. Rep....

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Sparky George, on Nov 18, 2009 at 8:36 am | 3 comments | 1223 Views

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Disaster-resistant, disaster-prepared

Danville has been working over the last few years to put into place plans and provisions in the event of a major catastrophe...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 17, 2009 at 4:40 pm | 1 comment | 832 Views

SPORTS

Red-and-black take trophy back

The cross-town football trophy has returned to Monte Vista High School after quarterback Brett Nottingham came out smoking...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Rachel, on Nov 17, 2009 at 1:32 pm | 2 comments | 1264 Views

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Role Players presents 'The House of Blue Leaves'

Role Player's Ensemble in Danville kicks off its 2009 season with a play that will not only tickle the funny bone but challenge...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2009
Last comment by Sherry, on Nov 16, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 2 comments | 867 Views

SPORTS

Are you ready for some football?

Friday night is the big cross-town rivalry on the gridiron as the San Ramon Valley Wolves welcome the Monte Vista Mustangs...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by PT Tuttle, on Nov 15, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 5 comments | 1315 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'We will no longer accept the violence,' says Robin Givens

Robin Givens - actress, author, activist, survivor - emphatically told the luncheon crowd at the Concord Hilton: "We need...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Gina, on Nov 14, 2009 at 11:22 pm | 2 comments | 1434 Views

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School District seeks input on 'getting to the next level'

Recognizing the talent in this area, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District is inviting community members to take part...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Nov 14, 2009 at 9:17 pm | 10 comments | 1310 Views

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Fiorina pledges no new taxes as she campaigns for Senate

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina brought her campaign for the U.S. Senate in the June 1 California primary to Pleasanton...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Chet, on Nov 14, 2009 at 11:08 am | 10 comments | 945 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sheriff's Office Salaries

Top Ten Sheriff's Office salaries - (columns don't line up) Last First Title Base OT Other Total Rupf...

Original post made by anon on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Hector, on Nov 13, 2009 at 8:28 pm | 18 comments | 1434 Views

AROUND TOWN

Good grief! Not!

Baseball season may be over for some folks but it's just beginning in Danville. "Peanuts at Bat" from the Charles M. Schultz...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 929 Views

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Capt. Sully to lead Rose Bowl parade

The Tournament of Roses announced today that the Danville resident who masterfully landed US Airways Flight 1549, Capt. Chesley...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Lauri, on Nov 13, 2009 at 9:11 am | 8 comments | 1157 Views

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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 | 908 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 | 1017 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 | 943 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 | 2851 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 | 831 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 | 852 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 | 1451 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 | 1013 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 | 1268 Views
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Not Endorsements
By Roz Rogoff | 9 comments | 1,232 views

A second half of life exceptionally well lived
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 658 views