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AROUND TOWN

Fallen BART sergeant killed by single shot to chest

An autopsy has determined that BART police Sgt. Tom "Tommy" Smith died from a single gunshot wound to his chest, an Alameda...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2014
Last comment by Eleuthere Irinee, on Jan 26, 2014 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 2664 Views

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Danville mayor to present 2014 overview

Danville Mayor Robert Storer is set to update the public on the town's plans for 2014 during "Mornings with the Mayor" this...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2014
Last comment by Paul delcarro, on Jan 24, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 5 comments | 3027 Views

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Danville Councilwoman Stepper to seek re-election

Danville Councilwoman Karen Stepper has announced her intent to run for a fourth term this November. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2014
Last comment by voter, on Jan 23, 2014 at 9:54 am | 11 comments | 3174 Views

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BART officer dies after being shot by fellow officer in Dublin

A BART police officer accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer while conducting a probation search in Dublin Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2014
Last comment by Farmer Dave, on Jan 22, 2014 at 8:11 pm | 1 comment | 1840 Views

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San Ramon fireworks plan sparks debate at forum

About 50 people turned out to speak out against a plan to bring fireworks back to San Ramon. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/2014/01/19/san-ramon-firew...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2014
Last comment by Karyne Ghantous, on Jan 22, 2014 at 8:28 am | 4 comments | 2890 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Miller to retire from Congress

U.S. Rep. George Miller (D-Martinez) announced Monday morning that he plans to retire after serving for 40 years in Congress....

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 17, 2014 at 5:32 pm | 10 comments | 1000 Views

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Danville Hotel demolition due in January

The deteriorating Danville Hotel Wild West buildings could be coming down in the coming weeks, with developers' demolition...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Kristen, on Jan 17, 2014 at 3:25 pm | 18 comments | 5894 Views

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DeSaulnier announces run for Congress

It didn't take long for State Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) to throw his hat in the ring for a bid to replace retiring...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Jan 17, 2014 at 1:32 pm | 14 comments | 1960 Views

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Tri-Valley man held to answer for attempted murder

A San Ramon man has been ordered to stand trial for attempted murder and other charges for allegedly firing a shotgun through...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2014
Last comment by Ann Richards, on Jan 17, 2014 at 6:26 am | 3 comments | 1396 Views

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SRVUSD board approves Dougherty Valley school site transfer

The effort to bring a new elementary school to the Dougherty Valley took a significant step forward Tuesday night. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2014
Last comment by fed up, on Jan 16, 2014 at 8:49 pm | 1 comment | 1688 Views

AROUND TOWN

Diablo Valley Chapter of NCL is hosting a Dress Drive for The Princess Project

The Princess Project Needs your Prom and Formal Dresses. The Princess Project promotes self-confidence and individual beauty...

Original post made by Helga Glasson on Jan. 16, 2014
There are no comments yet. 191 Views

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DeSaulnier announces legislative effort to end poverty

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson declared a war on poverty. Now, State Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) is firing...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 16, 2014 at 11:33 am | 20 comments | 5184 Views

AROUND TOWN

Demolition underway at Danville Hotel site

Construction crews began knocking down the deteriorating structures at the Danville Hotel property Wednesday morning, marking...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2014
Last comment by gary, on Jan 16, 2014 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 2129 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Hotel property demolition set to begin

The deteriorating Danville Hotel Wild West structures appear to be coming down soon. Town officials announced that the private...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2014
Last comment by Michelle, on Jan 15, 2014 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 3391 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

32 I-Pads Stolen from Baldwin Elementary

Just had a conversation with my neighbor lady, and apparently thirty-some I-pads were stolen last night (Tuesday the 14th)...

Original post made by Derek on Jan. 15, 2014
There are no comments yet. 901 Views

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Danville council to discuss key downtown projects

The Danville Town Council is set to receive updates about several significant downtown construction projects during its meeting...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2014
Last comment by disgusted, on Jan 14, 2014 at 8:47 pm | 1 comment | 1388 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD board to discuss new Dougherty Valley school

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education is set to consider site agreements and joint escrow instructions...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2014
Last comment by Linda, on Jan 14, 2014 at 2:01 pm | 3 comments | 1511 Views

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Mistaken location leads to arrest of Danville woman

A Danville woman was arrested in Pleasanton just after midnight Sunday on felony and misdemeanor counts after reportedly...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2014
Last comment by miSFit, on Jan 14, 2014 at 8:32 am | 14 comments | 4621 Views

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Fireworks could be returning to San Ramon

Are fireworks coming back to San Ramon? It's too soon to say for sure, but the city is taking the first steps toward restoring...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2014
Last comment by Huh?, on Jan 13, 2014 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 2914 Views

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Bay Area sees increase in fatalities related to flu

A fourth flu-related death in the Bay Area was reported Thursday out of San Francisco, according to health officials. The...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2014
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Jan 13, 2014 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 3145 Views
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