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Tri-Valley Community Foundation goes mum, hires PR firm

The Tri-Valley Community Foundation may be $3 million in debt and looking at bankruptcy, but it's not too broke to hire a...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by frankly , on Jun 28, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 5 comments | 856 Views

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Learning to breathe free

Is America a melting pot, with all cultures mixing together to create a cohesive gooey treat, or a salad where each ingredient...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Jun 28, 2012 at 7:24 am | 1 comment | 631 Views

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Community honors Chachi at Fallen Hero Memorial dedication

Several hundred residents, veterans and students gathered in front of the Veterans Memorial Building Saturday morning to...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Michele, on Jun 27, 2012 at 1:44 pm | 8 comments | 729 Views

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2-alarm fire in Diablo -- and Summerhille Homes wants to increase emergency response times in this highly congested area!

The following article was on the Danville Patch: "UPDATE: 2-Alarm Fire in Diablo is Contained, No Injuries Reported...

Original post made by CONCERNED CITIZEN on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by J Tanner, on Jun 27, 2012 at 11:20 am | 28 comments | 1335 Views

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Identify your needs when writing college essays

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3783 Doing College], expert admissions adviser Elizabeth...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Dale, on Jun 27, 2012 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 580 Views

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Fire Chief Price to lead Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley

Richard Price was sworn in as president of the Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley today, after Karen Stepper being at...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by B Gates, on Jun 26, 2012 at 8:38 pm | 6 comments | 786 Views

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Overturned Sheriff's vehicle causes major traffic on I-680

A solo vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 680 at El Pintado Road caused gridlock in both directions Wednesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by DMV review, on Jun 26, 2012 at 6:42 pm | 21 comments | 1213 Views

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Danville teen pleads guilty to assaulting Idaho woman

Eighteen-year-old Marshall Owens Dittrich pleaded guilty to attacking a woman last summer after she offered the hitchhiking...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by It's Just Me, on Jun 26, 2012 at 4:09 pm | 11 comments | 797 Views

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Danville woman cops plea for child endangerment

The Danville woman who left her infant twins in her car to go shopping at the mall has taken a plea deal that would allow...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 25, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 583 Views

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Raucous Caucus: The Rise of the Drones

If you had reliable intelligence on the location of an Al Qaeda lieutenant in remote Pakistan, and a Hellfire-equipped drone...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 25, 2012 at 3:37 pm | 2 comments | 637 Views

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Meet author Medea Benjamin at 7 p.m.

Meet Medea Benjamin author of "Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control" at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20 at the Walnut Creek...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 25, 2012 at 3:27 pm | 3 comments | 491 Views

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UPDATE: Crews battle 2-alarm blaze in Alamo overnight

Six engines, two trucks, a paramedic and five overhead officers responded to the blaze at 41 Hagen Oaks Court, said Fire...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 22, 2012 at 11:13 am | 3 comments | 1231 Views

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61-year-old woman found drowned at her home

Police don't expect to find foul play in the apparent drowning death of a Pleasanton woman on Sunday. The 61-year-old woman...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by sponge bob roundpants, on Jun 22, 2012 at 9:43 am | 3 comments | 948 Views

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Expect downtown street closure Saturday

Motorists are advised to take an alternate route as Prospect Avenue will be closed between Hartz Avenue and Front Street...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Alyson Colton, on Jun 22, 2012 at 9:34 am | 2 comments | 845 Views

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'Chachi' to be memorialized as a fallen hero

Marine Lance Cpl. Joshua "Chachi" Corral will be honored by the town of Danville and the Semper Fi Foundation when they dedicate...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by bz, on Jun 21, 2012 at 6:18 pm | 3 comments | 874 Views

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PG&E offers hot weather tips

As summer officially begins on Wednesday, PG&E officials are urging customers to prepare for rising temperatures and extreme...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Jun 21, 2012 at 9:27 am | 2 comments | 653 Views

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Tri-Valley Community Foundation in deep debt, looking to close

The Tri-Valley Community Foundation is more than $3 million in debt, and is looking to close and file liquidation bankruptcy...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by A Local Citizen, on Jun 20, 2012 at 2:51 pm | 4 comments | 980 Views

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Supervisor-elect waits to hear from governor

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen, now Contra Costa County District 2 Supervisor-elect Andersen, is still waiting to hear if...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Danville, on Jun 20, 2012 at 1:22 pm | 3 comments | 833 Views

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Ask the Vet: Canine bloat

Bloat, or gastric dilatation and volvulus (GDV), is when the stomach fills with gas and flips over. This twists blood vessels,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Vickie Swarowski DVM, on Jun 19, 2012 at 1:54 pm | 1 comment | 1232 Views

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Joint session set to discuss possible inclusion for General Plan

The Danville Town Council and Planning Commission will hold a joint study session to review and discuss draft Special Concern...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by Duffy, on Jun 18, 2012 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 677 Views
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