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Danville dentist on a mission to help orphans in Africa

A Danville dentist is headed for Africa to literally bring smiles to people in Uganda. Dr. Mark Nadler is headed to his seventh...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Diane, on Sep 17, 2012 at 7:11 pm | 6 comments | 1327 Views

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Health care workers to be required to get flu shot

Health care workers in Contra Costa County will have to "practice what we preach" beginning this flu season, county health...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Derek the Healthy, on Sep 17, 2012 at 2:02 pm | 7 comments | 1246 Views

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'Ultimate organizer' honored as Alamo citizen of the year

Rotary Club of Alamo awarded its 28th citizen of the year award Sunday, honoring a long-time Alamo resident who has served...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Theresa , on Sep 17, 2012 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 1368 Views

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Missing Village High teenager believed to be one of two found dead in Newark motel

A missing Pleasanton teenager is believed to be the young woman found dead Friday afternoon in a Newark motel along with...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Andrea Calamoneri, on Sep 17, 2012 at 10:26 am | 3 comments | 1536 Views

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Valley gathers for Sept. 11 rememberance

Twelve years ago, Sept. 11 was just an ordinary day, maybe somebody's birthday or wedding anniversary. Now, it marks a point...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by David, on Sep 14, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 6 comments | 924 Views

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Concord teen identified in fatal crash Sunday morning

County officials have identified oncord resident Brandon Rosevear, 18, as the first victim in Sunday morning's fiery crash...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by joey carlson, on Sep 14, 2012 at 1:04 pm | 3 comments | 1693 Views

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Thousands attend funeral services for CHP Officer Youngstrom

A few thousand law enforcement officers, government officials and community members gathered in Vacaville Thursday morning...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by bz, on Sep 14, 2012 at 9:33 am | 1 comment | 1352 Views

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Streetwise: Volunteering

From soup kitchens to animal shelters, there are loads of volunteer opportunities for altruistic residents. This week, Roving...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Alamo resident, on Sep 14, 2012 at 7:33 am | 1 comment | 1264 Views

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House built on a sand foundation

As the general public hems and haws over the Republican and Democratic national conventions, Tom Cushing encourages readers...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by JJ, on Sep 13, 2012 at 11:16 am | 8 comments | 1160 Views

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State superintendent urges investing in students as fall election nears

The head of the California Department of Education, Tom Torlakson, made remarks and spoke on a panel at the Public Policy...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 11, 2012 at 11:38 pm | 7 comments | 1168 Views

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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 Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by frankly, on Sep 11, 2012 at 12:12 pm | 3 comments | 1009 Views

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Man arrested in fatal crash, one woman killed, one woman injured

A Walnut Creek man has been arrested Saturday evening following a crash that killed one adult woman and severely injured...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 11, 2012 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 1056 Views

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Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony features admiral, Pearl Harbor survivors

Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley and local veterans organizations will host the annual Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony. This...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 11, 2012 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | 1006 Views

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Ask the Vet: My cat does strange things

Who needs television when you have a cat? They are as unique as we are and endlessly entertaining. Some of the strange behaviors...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Sep 10, 2012 at 6:15 pm | 1 comment | 919 Views

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Democrats Boo God At Their Convention

During the Democratic convention yesterday, the overwhelming majority of Democratic delegates actually booed God, when it...

Original post made by Voter on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 2 comments | 884 Views

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Political Donations Prove Media is Biased Against Republicans

Center for Responsive Politics is an independent organization that simply tracks campaign contributions from Political Action...

Original post made by SJ on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:54 pm | 1 comment | 936 Views

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Police unable to locate missing teen

Police in Walnut Creek are again asking for the public's help in locating a local girl reported missing two weeks ago. Larissa...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2012
Last comment by Kerri B-W, on Sep 10, 2012 at 7:55 am | 3 comments | 1376 Views

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Superior Court adopts final budget reduction plan

As a result of complex state budget cuts, the Contra Costa Superior Court recently announced its final budget reduction plan,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2012
Last comment by Wondering, on Sep 8, 2012 at 10:23 pm | 1 comment | 1408 Views

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Learning from the marketing experts next door

If you’ve been wondering about branding, social environment and customer loyalty, online marketing or how successful businesses...

Original post made by Jessica Lipsky on Sep. 7, 2012
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Tour historic downtown

Roving Reporter Stan Wharton, author of the weekly Streetwise column, will host a historic walking tour of downtown Danville...

Original post made by Jessica Lipsky on Sep. 7, 2012
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