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SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVHS history teacher wins Eukel award

I'm hoping Danville Express will do a full story on this! Jesse Hansen, a history teacher at San Ramon Valley High, won...

Original post made by Rick Nelson on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Tania De Young, on Nov 26, 2011 at 8:58 am | 3 comments | 1145 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vote for MVHS grad on the Sing-Off

Vote for Monte Vista High School grad Katie Turley and her vocal group, Urban Method, as they compete for the top three spots...

Original post made by Jessica Lipsky on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Karen S, on Nov 25, 2011 at 10:08 am | 3 comments | 1203 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town of Danville Going To Social Media

Good afternoon, Just wanted to take a moment and let everyone know that the Town is adding more avenues of communication. The...

Original post made by Geoff Gillette on Nov. 22, 2011
Last comment by Mary, on Nov 25, 2011 at 6:36 am | 2 comments | 1113 Views

AROUND TOWN

Current polling shows CCC political impact in the Tri-Valley

Dear Editor, Polling and focus interviews are demonstating the issues of CCC machine politics south of Diablo Road and...

Original post made by Allied News Service on Nov. 20, 2011
Last comment by stop don flint, protect your community, on Nov 24, 2011 at 1:15 pm | 26 comments | 897 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Robin Purcell to exhibt at Statewide Painting Competition at the Triton Museum of Art

Robin Purcell's Painting "Flag Hill Sunol" 14 x 21 watercolor on paper was painted plein air at the California Art Club ...

Original post made by robinp on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Nov 23, 2011 at 3:44 pm | 1 comment | 930 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police search for suspect who labeled banks with 'foreclosure' tag

Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a suspect who repeatedly vandalized two banks, scrawling the word "Foreclosure"...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 23, 2011 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 602 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who are your readers' candidates for District 2 supervisor?

Dear Editor, May we, as readers, start a survey on the Express Forum for who voters would support as a candidate for District...

Original post made by Allied new services research on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Nov 22, 2011 at 4:46 pm | 6 comments | 822 Views

AROUND TOWN

Basket Brigade builds a bounty for the needy

When a shopper at Walmart wanted to know what 350 laundry baskets were for, Robin Greenblatt realized how unique the Basket...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2011
Last comment by Lee Ann, on Nov 22, 2011 at 10:27 am | 2 comments | 820 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crowd gathers to honor Danville Marine killed in Afghanistan

Hundreds of people turned out Monday afternoon to honor the family of Joshua "Chachi" Corral, the 19-year-old Marine from...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2011
Last comment by American, on Nov 22, 2011 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 1051 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

SRV High grad killed in Afghanistan

A 19-year-old Marine from Danville was killed in Afghanistan Friday afternoon, according to Councilmember Mike Doyle. Joshua...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by jake, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:23 pm | 10 comments | 1346 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville calls for donations to complete Vets Hall

Mayor Karen Stepper is helping to spearhead a fundraising drive, which aims to raise $1.4 million for the building, and hopes...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by Skeptic, on Nov 21, 2011 at 8:00 pm | 4 comments | 669 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Thanksgiving wishes for 2012 "News" year

Dear Editor, Among the news service researchers, editors and conference board members there are many that are traveling...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Nov. 21, 2011
There are no comments yet. 694 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should Mary N Piepho rescind her written endorsement of Brian Dawson ?

Endorsed by Local leaders! "I've known Brian Dawson for a number of years now. I know him to be a compassionate leader...

Original post made by East County Watch on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:37 am | 28 comments | 1288 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville's Breakfast with Santa, an eighteen year tradition.... Hosted by the Danville Job's Daughters Annual

Danville: For the past 18 years the Danville Job's Daughters have proudly hosted the Breakfast with Santa event at the Danville...

Original post made by Danville Job\'s Daughters on Nov. 21, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1021 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hundreds of protesters attend 'occupy Walnut Creek' rally

From 4 p.m. until around 6:30 p.m., protestors from Walnut Creek and surrounding towns lined the sidewalk at the intersection...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by The Equalizer, on Nov 21, 2011 at 9:17 am | 41 comments | 1509 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Streetwise: Servicemen reflect on Veterans Day

As Danville residents gear up for patriotic presentations and ceremonies, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Crow Canyon...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Steve Junko, on Nov 21, 2011 at 6:02 am | 1 comment | 949 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mt. Diablo crash determined to be a suicide

Friday's fatal accident on Mt. Diablo has now been deemed a suicide, according to the California Highway Patrol. Danville...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Casey, on Nov 19, 2011 at 9:26 am | 7 comments | 1707 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Muslim women reach out to Catholic Church for Christmas fundraiser

On Oct. 27, four Muslim women raised over $11,000 for several charitable efforts at St. Isidore Catholic Church. Funds raised...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2011
Last comment by Hal, on Nov 17, 2011 at 4:05 pm | 1 comment | 885 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hayashi, represented by attorney, skips court appearance

A state assemblywoman accused of shoplifting at a Neiman Marcus store in San Francisco's Union Square in October did not...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by Informed resident, on Nov 17, 2011 at 10:27 am | 10 comments | 849 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Are public meetings too late for community impact?

Dear Editor, This morning news service researchers circulated a study of public meetings in Contra Costa County that provided...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Nov. 13, 2011
Last comment by Dickita P, on Nov 16, 2011 at 6:06 pm | 8 comments | 805 Views
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