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Design Review Board approves plans for Danville Hotel property

The Design Review Board met on Thursday at Town Hall to discuss a proposed [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=9827...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 8, 2013 at 4:30 pm | 18 comments | 2232 Views

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Chevron pleads no contest to six charges, agrees to pay $2 million fine and costs

Chevron USA, a subsidiary of San Ramon-based Chevron Corp., pleaded no contest to six misdemeanor criminal charges in Contra...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 8, 2013 at 1:06 pm | 3 comments | 727 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dueling pianos fundraiser benefits counseling center

The Crow Canyon Country Club and Discovery Counseling Center proudly present the Dueling Piano Fundraising Event featuring...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by BJ's, on Aug 8, 2013 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 591 Views

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BART unions, management prepare for fact-finding hearing as strike looms again next Monday

Negotiators for BART and unions representing about 2,400 employees didn't meet Tuesday and instead prepared for a hearing...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Grandma, on Aug 8, 2013 at 7:38 am | 3 comments | 574 Views

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Survey : Bus Shuttle from TriValley to Silicon Valley

Dear TriValley residents, If you are an engineer just like me, who lives in TriValley Area and works in Silicon Valley...

Original post made by Yong on Aug. 5, 2013
Last comment by Big Bong Hit, on Aug 7, 2013 at 11:05 pm | 1 comment | 459 Views

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Danville girls take gold in Water Polo Jr. Olympics

More than 500 water polo teams and over 8,000 athletes spent the better part of two weeks in battling it out at the sport's...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by BJ's, on Aug 7, 2013 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 4371 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Potbelly bandit' sentenced in Bank of America holdup

A bank robber once known as "the potbelly bandit" has been sentenced to more than 15 years behind bars for a Sept. 11 holdup...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Aug 5, 2013 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 1786 Views

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Nonverbal teen speaks though painting, poetry

Thirteen-year-old Trevor Pawlak has been painting since he was 4, using watercolor and, eventually, acrylic paints to draw...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2013
Last comment by bz, on Aug 5, 2013 at 1:11 pm | 3 comments | 1009 Views

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Vandals topple radio tower, cause $1M in damage

Police are investigating why someone broke into a gated enclosure and toppled a radio communication tower on Rocky Ridge...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Puck, on Aug 5, 2013 at 10:20 am | 13 comments | 1166 Views

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BART strike averted as governor calls for board of inquiry

Union officials said Sunday evening that Governor Jerry Brown has called for a seven day board of inquiry reviewing BART...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 5, 2013 at 9:44 am | 4 comments | 505 Views

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Rock out with Spinout

Danville's Music in the Park series will be rocking out from 6-8 p.m. this Saturday as the energetic, fun and free summer...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 2, 2013 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 542 Views

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Streetwise: Being green

Roving Reporter Stan Wharton visited an Alamo nursery this week to ask gardeners ==B What does being "green" mean to you?== Read...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 2, 2013 at 10:41 am | 2 comments | 569 Views

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BART management, unions continue contract talks as new strike looms

BART management met with union leaders again Tuesday to try to reach an agreement before the contract for the transit agency's...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Aug 1, 2013 at 3:43 pm | 4 comments | 758 Views

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Grab-and-run ringleader makes first court appearance

A teen described by police as the ringleader of a grab-and-run gang that hit Victoria's Secret multiple times in recent months...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Aug 1, 2013 at 10:06 am | 6 comments | 1112 Views

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Blackhawk Plaza -- 25 years later

Nearly 25 years ago, rumors of gold-plated grocery carts began spreading through the Tri-Valley as Blackhawk Plaza welcomed...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by Ava Traina, on Aug 1, 2013 at 9:10 am | 14 comments | 1819 Views

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Bikini contest for bowlers

The Danville Bowl Bikini Contest and Concert on the Lanes will start at 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 1, at Danville Bowl. Bobby...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2013
Last comment by MW, on Aug 1, 2013 at 6:48 am | 2 comments | 614 Views

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Disappointment

While walking on the Iron Horse trail on Sunday I noticed 2 dogs locked in a vehicle in the Lunardi's parking lot. I waited...

Original post made by David on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by dogfather, on Aug 1, 2013 at 6:39 am | 3 comments | 571 Views

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A Critique of the Danville Parade

Blogger Linda Stolow Sterling joined thousands of others to don red, white and blue, and line up early on Hartz Avenue to...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2013
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jul 31, 2013 at 11:44 pm | 3 comments | 992 Views

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BART talks continue; union leader pessimistic about reaching agreement

BART management met with union leaders again Monday to try to reach an agreement before the union employees' contract expires...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by Chaz, on Jul 31, 2013 at 9:44 am | 6 comments | 798 Views

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Danville teen's killer convicted of first-degree murder

It took a Martinez jury just 40 minutes to convict Berkeley resident Walter Bell in the killing of 17-year-old Danville resident...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 30, 2013 at 12:45 pm | 13 comments | 1463 Views
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