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Good Samaritan saves Danville man from car wreck

Danville resident Joseph Culley was unresponsive in his vehicle when a stranger spotted smoke coming from the front end of...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Oct 19, 2011 at 10:05 pm | 1 comment | 1328 Views

SPORTS

Expect street closures for Friday's homecoming game

Motorists coming to downtown Danville Friday afternoon are being advised to prepare for possible delays as some streets will...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by '67 SR Alum, on Oct 21, 2011 at 10:32 am | 1 comment | 964 Views

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Rotary revisits Berlin Airlift

Danville Councilman Mike Doyle recalled being a young airman in 1948 in Germany during the Berlin Airlift during his presentation...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Dale Whipple, on Oct 26, 2011 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 738 Views

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La Russa announces his retirement

Tony La Russa, the third-winningest manager in Major League history announced his retirement as a manager on Monday, according...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by LMP, on Nov 1, 2011 at 7:32 am | 1 comment | 608 Views

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Danville Police collect prescription drugs during take-back event

On Saturday, the Danville Police Department teamed up with the DEA for a prescription drug take-back event at police headquarters....

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by April Rovero, on Nov 1, 2011 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 889 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

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

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Doug, on Nov 1, 2011 at 10:23 am | 1 comment | 784 Views

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FUNDaFIELDfounder honored at Teen Nick HALO awards

Five teens were honored a star-studded event in Hollywood last week during the third annual TeenNick HALO Awards. Danville...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Phyllis Roach, on Nov 1, 2011 at 11:47 am | 1 comment | 753 Views

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Danville reverend dies of natural causes at age 82

Long-time St. Isidore resident Rev. James Edmund Driscoll died Oct. 29 of natural causes at 82. Within the Danville congregation,...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by collins, on Nov 2, 2011 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 769 Views

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Council gives Osage Station Park plan the go-ahead

At its Tuesday meeting, the Danville Town Council granted its Parks and Leisure Services Commission permission to move forward...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2011
Last comment by Roberta Lemons, on Nov 3, 2011 at 8:55 am | 1 comment | 884 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

DVHS Academic Boosters partner with Unique Treasures Boutique

Shop at UNIQUE TREASURES BOUTIQUE @ 6966 Village Parkway, Dublin and benefit Academic Boosters fundraiser by mentioning the...

Original post made by UNIQUE TREASURES BOUTIQUE on Nov. 5, 2011
Last comment by UNIQUE TREASURES BOUTIQUE, on Nov 10, 2011 at 5:10 pm | 1 comment | 975 Views

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Streetwise: World population

Countries around the world marked the world's population reaching 7 billion last Monday with ceremonies for infants and expressions...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 6, 2011 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 622 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police ask for help in locating missing teen

The Pleasanton Police Department is asking people to keep their eyes open for a 15-year-old girl who has been reported missing....

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2011
Last comment by Marie, on Nov 6, 2011 at 10:40 pm | 1 comment | 844 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Haunted house makes thousands for local schools

Granny's parlor looks the same as it has for years: faded carpets, bookshelves lined with yellow-paged tomes and a rocking...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2011
Last comment by Phyllis Roach, on Nov 9, 2011 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 1194 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

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

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2011 at 2:34 pm | 1 comment | 1421 Views

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Muslim women reach out to Catholic Church for Christmas fundraiser

On Oct. 27, four Muslim women raised over $11,000 for several charitable efforts at St. Isidore Catholic Church. Funds raised...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2011
Last comment by Hal, on Nov 17, 2011 at 4:05 pm | 1 comment | 940 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Robin Purcell to exhibt at Statewide Painting Competition at the Triton Museum of Art

Robin Purcell's Painting "Flag Hill Sunol" 14 x 21 watercolor on paper was painted plein air at the California Art Club ...

Original post made by robinp on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Nov 23, 2011 at 3:44 pm | 1 comment | 989 Views

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Streetwise: Servicemen reflect on Veterans Day

As Danville residents gear up for patriotic presentations and ceremonies, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Crow Canyon...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Steve Junko, on Nov 21, 2011 at 6:02 am | 1 comment | 1036 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crowd gathers to honor Danville Marine killed in Afghanistan

Hundreds of people turned out Monday afternoon to honor the family of Joshua "Chachi" Corral, the 19-year-old Marine from...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2011
Last comment by American, on Nov 22, 2011 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 1119 Views

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Police search for suspect who labeled banks with 'foreclosure' tag

Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a suspect who repeatedly vandalized two banks, scrawling the word "Foreclosure"...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 23, 2011 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 640 Views

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Campaigns and Communication: what should we expect?

Dear Editor, Readers in several forum exchanges have provided a unique subject for your town square forum and the example...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 25, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Dec 1, 2011 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 929 Views
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