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Memorial Day celebrates those who died while serving

Those who gave their lives serving their country were remembered Monday morning at Oak Hill Park in Danville, in a ceremony...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by J. G. REESE, on May 29, 2012 at 11:28 pm | 1 comment | 642 Views

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McNerney named legislator of the year by veterans service officers

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Stockton) has been awarded the Motomu Nakasako Legislator of the Year Award by the California...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by TL Nelson, on May 29, 2012 at 3:39 pm | 2 comments | 703 Views

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Event to benefit kids of fallen police officers, firefighters

The 3rd annual Fallen Heroes Celebrity Golf & Tennis Tournament & Tribute Dinner will be held Monday, June 11 at the Diablo...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by Diane, on May 29, 2012 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 664 Views

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Young reporter takes flight into history in time for Memorial Day

I watched in shock as the fierce wind sucked my neon orange earplug through a crack in the floor of the Consolidated B-24...

Original post made on May. 25, 2012
Last comment by Sue, on May 25, 2012 at 5:36 pm | 2 comments | 726 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian struck by car in crosswalk

Police were notified at 10:33 a.m. that the pedestrian had been hit in a crosswalk near Interstate Highway 680 and Sycamore...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Concerned Pedestrian, on May 25, 2012 at 10:10 am | 8 comments | 1673 Views

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Express endorsements: Experience matters

As the county deals with pension reform, economic development and budget concerns, the newest supervisor will need to bring...

Original post made on May. 19, 2012
Last comment by Voter, on May 25, 2012 at 8:53 am | 7 comments | 1046 Views

SPORTS

Squeeze bunt saves the day on the diamond

Monte Vista High's Daniel Gallagher scored the winning run on a squeeze bunt by C.J. Robertson in the 10th inning against...

Original post made on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by Streetwise Stan, on May 24, 2012 at 5:59 pm | 1 comment | 1020 Views

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Danville to host Memorial Day Ceremony

Follow the American flags on Stone Valley Road to Oak Hill Park on Monday morning to find live music, entertainment and a...

Original post made on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on May 24, 2012 at 6:25 am | 1 comment | 879 Views

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loud music noise at minight

We have heard the loud music noise at night around 11:00pm to 2:00am every night. We are living Vanessa Way and Monte Albers...

Original post made by GIGI on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on May 22, 2012 at 9:26 pm | 2 comments | 700 Views

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A Spending Spree at the College District?

Another thread on the Danville Town Square Forum offers a link to a Grand Jury report on Education Board compensation in...

Original post made by Wise Owl on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on May 22, 2012 at 8:53 pm | 19 comments | 997 Views

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Reader's Digest features Danville humor

Danville resident Yolanda Gomez is featured this month in Reader's Digest, which selected her joke for "Life in These United...

Original post made on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by alwaysacritic, on May 22, 2012 at 7:20 pm | 1 comment | 822 Views

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AAUW announces 2012 recipients of scholarships

The Danville-Alamo-Walnut Creek branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) has chosen seven scholarship...

Original post made on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by Mimi, on May 22, 2012 at 6:53 pm | 1 comment | 738 Views

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Click It or Ticket campaign heats up for summer

Police will be enforcing seat belt usage by drivers and passengers, but will also be issuing citations for those who do not...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on May 22, 2012 at 1:47 pm | 11 comments | 1076 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon lawyer busted in Dublin hit-and-run death

A San Ramon man has been arrested in the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist on May 15 in Dublin. A news release from the Dublin...

Original post made on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by LMP, on May 22, 2012 at 6:49 am | 6 comments | 1077 Views

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Streetwise: Is 'Click It' campaign fair?

As Danville Police and many localities throughout the state gear up for the Click It or Ticket campaign, Roving Reporter...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by THERESA N, on May 18, 2012 at 10:51 pm | 2 comments | 747 Views

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5,900 motorists in Bay Area cited for cell phone violations last month, CHP reports

Cell phone calls, texts and other distractions on the road earned nearly 6,000 Bay Area motorists citations from the California...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on May 17, 2012 at 2:16 pm | 6 comments | 872 Views

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Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run collision

Police are looking for the driver of a Mercedes suspected of fleeing the scene of a fatal collision with a bicyclist late...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Duffy, on May 17, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 727 Views

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Group 'forecloses' on Bank of America in Alamo

Members of the activist group MoveOn gathered in Alamo Plaza on Wednesday afternoon to protest actions taken by Bank of America...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on May 17, 2012 at 10:56 am | 30 comments | 1560 Views

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The top 10 factors that get you into college

Is it SATs or GPAs? Extracurricular activities or active involvement on campus? In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3706...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Shiraz, on May 16, 2012 at 11:12 pm | 6 comments | 787 Views

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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 | 1432 Views
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