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Danville be jammin'

The music begins with a laid-back Hawaiian beat, down tempo guitar chords bouncing along with the audience. Just as a smooth...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Rick Martinez, on Aug 12, 2011 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 603 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kid's Country facilities won't be closed, exec director says

Four Kid's Country facilities in San Ramon and Danville will not be losing their licenses, according to the organization's...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Jenn, on Aug 11, 2011 at 5:49 pm | 28 comments | 1194 Views

AROUND TOWN

Serial bank robbery suspects nabbed in Vacaville linked to Comercia robbery

Police have linked two of four serial bank robbery suspects arrested in Vacaville on Monday to a [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=6114...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by cessna, on Aug 11, 2011 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 608 Views

AROUND TOWN

Parks may soon be smoke free

The town's Parks and Leisure Services Commission presented the Town Council with an ordinance that would ban smoking in all...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by Mona, on Aug 11, 2011 at 9:58 am | 5 comments | 813 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville resident charged with felony assault

A Danville resident was charged with assault with a deadly weapon after striking a man with a stick on July 23. According...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Aug 10, 2011 at 8:34 pm | 21 comments | 824 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's seat on the political spectrum

There are nearly unlimited lenses through which to view President Obama's policies and in this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3065...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by [clarify], on Aug 10, 2011 at 7:01 pm | 5 comments | 890 Views

AROUND TOWN

Garage Sale 8/12 & 8/13 7am-2pm

Your local roller derby girls have lots of goodies waiting for you! From furniture & household items to kitchen appliances...

Original post made by Tri-Valley Roller Girls on Aug. 10, 2011
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AROUND TOWN

San Ramon bank held up at gunpoint

A masked, gun-wielding man held up Comerica Bank on Crow Canyon Place in San Ramon on Thursday, according to police and a...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Aug 10, 2011 at 1:35 pm | 4 comments | 922 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Contra Costa County Supervisors give final approval to redistricting

It's official: Danville, San Ramon and Alamo have a new county supervisor to represent them. After a public hearing Tusday,...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Aug 10, 2011 at 8:58 am | 6 comments | 811 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Victim's classmate arrested in 1984 homicide

A classmate of a 14-year-old Foothill High School girl killed 27 years ago has been charged with murder in connection with...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by Dick, on Aug 9, 2011 at 9:58 pm | 3 comments | 590 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Adding sports to the college admissions game plan

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3060 Doing College], expert adviser Elizabeth LaScala...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by Kyle, on Aug 9, 2011 at 5:02 pm | 3 comments | 544 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney to move to San Joaquin County, run for re-election in a newly-aligned 11th Congressional District

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton), whose 11th Congressional District is being reconfigured out of Pleasanton to include...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Res, on Aug 9, 2011 at 3:45 pm | 13 comments | 863 Views

AROUND TOWN

Carpenters union protest wages, education at architectural firm

Members of a carpenters union, Local 713, protested outside Flynn, Craig and Grant Architects on Hartz Avenue, publicly denouncing...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Non Union Contractor, on Aug 9, 2011 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 1894 Views

RESTAURANTS

Readers Choice Danville 2010 winners

Readers Choice Danville 2010 winners Read the full story here http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=3750...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2011
Last comment by jjjj, on Aug 9, 2011 at 9:02 am | 2 comments | 2563 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

A Diablo View of Redistricting?

On Tuesday, August 9, Supervisors Gioia, Glover and Mitchoff will attempt to complete their redistricting of Contra Costa...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by guynextdoor, on Aug 8, 2011 at 9:44 am | 2 comments | 848 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ugly is built downtown

Dear Editor, West Danville neighborhoods have been introduced to UGLY in the same manner as MVHS neighbors. SRVHS has...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by dbrower, on Aug 8, 2011 at 7:14 am | 39 comments | 1788 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Officials discuss preparedness in earthquake country

Is the San Ramon Valley prepared for a natural disaster or medical emergency? If a sampling of attendees at Friday's Mornings...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by bstanley, on Aug 7, 2011 at 3:31 pm | 1 comment | 862 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Water feature at Oak Hill Park closed temporarily

Due to a break in the potable water line supplying the water feature at Oak Hill Community Park, the amenity has been temporarily...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by [clarify], on Aug 7, 2011 at 7:37 am | 4 comments | 696 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Charlotte Wood Middle School sets up fund for Williams family

Charlotte Wood Middle School has set up a fund to pay for the hospital bills for one of its teachers who was seriously injured...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2011
Last comment by Shara Waybright, on Aug 6, 2011 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 1671 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What do you think of our new lane construction project?

In this week's Streetwise, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to San Ramon Valley Boulevard and Sycamore Valley Road to ask...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Not hard.., on Aug 5, 2011 at 5:08 pm | 7 comments | 704 Views
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