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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest caretaker for the elderly suspected of defrauding her clients

Walnut Creek police arrested a caretaker for the elderly on Saturday who they suspect has been defrauding her clients, police...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 13, 2012 at 2:33 pm | 1 comment | 683 Views

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Obituaries

Armand Borel, owner of the last orchard in Danville, died peacefully April 19 at the age of 80. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by elaine m leon, on Feb 14, 2012 at 2:57 am | 1 comment | 1025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contra Costa County law enforcement feels impact of realignment

More than four months after California transferred responsibility for low-level offenders to counties, law enforcement officials...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by No Free Ride To Offenders, on Feb 17, 2012 at 7:16 pm | 1 comment | 888 Views

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Pleasanton police investigate two weekend armed holdups

Two separate armed robberies took place in Pleasanton over Presidents Day weekend, and police say they have "excellent leads"...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by Gretchen, on Feb 22, 2012 at 10:18 am | 1 comment | 585 Views

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Keeping on track in the community college path

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3525 Doing College], expert admissions adviser Elizabeth...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 22, 2012 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 561 Views

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Special presentation on building an iconic bridge March 27

The Village Theatre will hold a special presentation on rebuilding the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Tuesday, March...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Feb 28, 2012 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 659 Views

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See 'Reel Blondes' at the Village Theatre

Victoria's "Reel Blondes" cabaret will be on stage from March 2-4, 9-10, May 18-20 and 25-27, at the Village Theatre and...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by Martha Levison, on Feb 29, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 683 Views

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Occupiers march to Castlewood Country Club

Between 300 and 350 people turned out for last weekend's Occupy Pleasanton event to protest the lockout of workers from Castlewood...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Rick, on Mar 1, 2012 at 8:25 am | 1 comment | 672 Views

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'Reel Blondes' rockets back into town

For the first time since the Victoria's Hair & Spa Salon was sold four years ago, a San Ramon Valley cast "Reel Blondes"...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Bob Landy, on Mar 5, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 780 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hayden Bill Rally and Hearing Next Tuesday -- Sit! Stay! Write Joan Buchanan!

As we all know, the CA budget takes a tortuous route to passage – even in the best of times. These aren’t those times, especially...

Original post made by the dogfather on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by the dogfather, on Mar 13, 2012 at 5:33 pm | 1 comment | 942 Views

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Stroke support group of Contra Costa County meets March 12

Stroke support group of Contra Costa County meets at 7 p.m. on the second Monday of every month (except August) at John Muir...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by FanDanville, on Mar 9, 2012 at 12:00 pm | 1 comment | 668 Views

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Neiman Marcus opens in Walnut Creek amid much fanfare

The first Neiman Marcus luxury department store opened in Walnut Creek's Broadway Plaza on Friday morning, as hundreds of...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Donna, on Mar 12, 2012 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 1758 Views

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Wind Symphony performs March 24

The Wind Symphony will play music inspired by works of famous authors. The concert will feature guest artist Denis Winter,...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Eva Langfeldt, on Mar 21, 2012 at 7:47 am | 1 comment | 618 Views

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Residents vocal about opposition to Norris Canyon HOV ramps

Thursday night's public workshop, held at the San Ramon Community Center and presented by the Contra Costa Transportation...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by Raymond, on Mar 26, 2012 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 739 Views

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I Own the Road, Get Out of....

Why is it that many drivers believe they own the road when many have to share it. Surely you have seen, experienced those...

Original post made by frankly on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by jimbo, on Apr 24, 2012 at 7:12 pm | 1 comment | 663 Views

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Obromneycare, part one: What is it?

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3593 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Mar 28, 2012 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 711 Views

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Streetwise: Have you ever been April fooled?

As residents of the San Ramon Valley keep their eyes peeled for pranksters, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Thrift...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Mar 30, 2012 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 748 Views

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Enter a design contest for reusable bags

Budding Rembrandts, Picaassos an Monets can take part in the "All Things Danville" reusable shopping bag contest. Show in...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Apr 3, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 1 comment | 1456 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sheriff's office searches for missing girl in Diablo

Maddy Welsh, 16, is described as a white female, 5'6", weighing approximately 115 pounds. She has reddish hair and green...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Info, on Apr 5, 2012 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 913 Views

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Cancer therapy group raises $105,000 at its Ragin' Cajun event

The Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation raised $105,000 at its recent fourth annual Ragin' Cajun, an amount that...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 9, 2012 at 7:15 am | 1 comment | 610 Views
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