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AROUND TOWN

Danville 2013 Year in Review: Part II

2013 was another busy year in and around Danville. Here's a look back at last year's top headlines, from July to December. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2014
Last comment by local resident, on Jan 7, 2014 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 2160 Views

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Drought conditions expected to continue through March

A weather station at the Danville library showed the lowest rainfall in recent years, with just 5.87 inches of rain recorded...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2014
Last comment by Tony, on Jan 6, 2014 at 5:29 pm | 1 comment | 2054 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville 2013 Year in Review: Part I

2013 was another busy year in and around Danville. Here's a look back at last year's top headlines. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2014
Last comment by Arlene, on Jan 6, 2014 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 2577 Views

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Beware of telephone and email scams

By far, the most common way of separating seniors from their money is through the telephone, in cons ranging from the grandparent...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 4, 2014 at 12:26 pm | 2 comments | 1258 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville residents can dispose of holiday trees with regular trash pickup

Danville residents can recycle their natural Christmas trees as part of their regular curbside waste service next week. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2948 Views

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Danville officials open sandbag station

The town of Danville has opened its sandbag station, a public resource set up annually to help residents prepare for rainy...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2013
Last comment by Friend of Danville, on Jan 1, 2014 at 10:03 am | 12 comments | 3542 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thefts, DUIs lead Danville PD call log

The Danville Police Department provides the Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2013
Last comment by Neighbor, on Dec 30, 2013 at 8:12 pm | 7 comments | 4315 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area sees unprecedented 10th straight 'Winter Spare the Air' alert

A record 10th consecutive Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Tuesday (Dec. 17) by the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2013
Last comment by Anonymous, on Dec 29, 2013 at 4:57 pm | 2 comments | 994 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wood burning banned across Bay Area for 5th day in a row

More air will be spared on Friday, as a series of "Winter Spare the Air" alerts issued by the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 29, 2013 at 10:22 am | 3 comments | 1996 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vote on BART deal expected next week

Votes on an agreement that would end eight months of strife between BART and its labor unions probably won't be held until...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 28, 2013 at 10:44 am | 1 comment | 1530 Views

AROUND TOWN

Commission: Faria Preserve will happen

It's not a question of whether development of a large parcel of land in northwest San Ramon will happen, but a question about...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2013
Last comment by Norm Stanley, on Dec 27, 2013 at 3:40 pm | 5 comments | 2663 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

School district seeks substitute teachers

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District is actively recruiting parents and other community members interested in being...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2013
Last comment by Grandma, on Dec 27, 2013 at 9:19 am | 4 comments | 5039 Views

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Danville garbage rates expected to rise in 2014

Danville residents and business owners could see their garbage rates rise next year. The Town Council on Tuesday directed...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 24, 2013 at 10:08 am | 4 comments | 4459 Views

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BART rates set to go up

Starting on Jan. 1, BART riders will pay slightly higher train fares to help pay for new train cars and other projects, according...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2013
Last comment by Kip Ohara, on Dec 24, 2013 at 8:59 am | 6 comments | 3555 Views

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Bay Area winter wood-burning ban extends to record 11th day

Bay Area residents will be banned from burning wood for the 11th straight day on Wednesday (Dec. 18). Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Dec 23, 2013 at 1:53 pm | 12 comments | 3041 Views

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BART, unions reach contract deal

The Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1555 announced Saturday that a tentative agreement on outstanding contract items had...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2013
Last comment by Amber Styles, on Dec 23, 2013 at 8:28 am | 3 comments | 3003 Views

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BART, union reps meet again over contract dispute

BART and its two biggest labor unions returned to the bargaining table Wednesday to make another attempt to resolve a dispute...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2013
Last comment by Got Inflation?, on Dec 20, 2013 at 7:18 am | 2 comments | 1783 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Exclusive interview with Santa

Santa Claus took time out from his busy schedule yesterday to answer questions for the Danville Express before he headed...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Craig M.Newcomb, on Dec 18, 2013 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 1477 Views

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Bay Area officials declare 6th straight 'Spare the Air' day

Yet again, Bay Area residents are being asked to leave their fireplaces and wood stoves unlit during a sixth consecutive...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Dec 18, 2013 at 8:14 am | 12 comments | 1512 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Blackhawk developer represents greatness, selflessness

Kenneth E. Behring's life has been filled with remarkable achievements, but the ambitions that now motivate this businessman...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2013
Last comment by Rgf49er, on Dec 18, 2013 at 8:04 am | 2 comments | 5416 Views
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