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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Charlotte Wood Middle School sets up fund for Williams family

Charlotte Wood Middle School has set up a fund to pay for the hospital bills for one of its teachers who was seriously injured...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2011
Last comment by Shara Waybright, on Aug 6, 2011 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 2154 Views

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Officials discuss preparedness in earthquake country

Is the San Ramon Valley prepared for a natural disaster or medical emergency? If a sampling of attendees at Friday's Mornings...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by bstanley, on Aug 7, 2011 at 3:31 pm | 1 comment | 1092 Views

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Danville be jammin'

The music begins with a laid-back Hawaiian beat, down tempo guitar chords bouncing along with the audience. Just as a smooth...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Rick Martinez, on Aug 12, 2011 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 871 Views

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Living in a material world

In this month's [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3066 Teen Wire], San Ramon Valley High student...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 12, 2011 at 1:37 pm | 1 comment | 768 Views

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Faith as a campaign slogan

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3089 Raucous Caucus], Tom Cushing dives headfirst into...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Aug 18, 2011 at 1:02 pm | 1 comment | 802 Views

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Streetwise: Are you ready for school?

Temperatures may be rising but summer is winding down for students in the San Ramon Valley, who officially begin school on...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Aug 21, 2011 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 795 Views

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Ask the Vet: What should I consider as my pets grow old?

With good preventative medicine, pets are living much longer than they did in the past. An annual physical exam, annual blood...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by cheryl Gustafson, on Aug 26, 2011 at 5:21 pm | 1 comment | 966 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tomi van de Brooke, why aren't we laughing?

Dear Editor, Tomi van de Brooke wants to be the next District 2 supervisor. Why are we not simply laughing? Tomi was...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Aug. 28, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Aug 28, 2011 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 995 Views

AROUND TOWN

Quirkology of Quilts opens this week

Although the weather may be too warm to add one to your bed, the Museum of the San Ramon Valley is removing quilts from their...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by Kevin, on Aug 29, 2011 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 961 Views

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Dublin woman's killer gets 34 years to life

Mei Li, an Antioch resident, was sentenced today to 34 years to life in state prison for her role in the murder of a 91-year-old...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Sherry, on Aug 30, 2011 at 7:31 am | 1 comment | 878 Views

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Culture to Culture volunteer awards program is still taking nominations

Culture to Culture Foundation will recognize current senior volunteers (55 and older) who have volunteered within Contra...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Citizen, on Aug 30, 2011 at 8:11 am | 1 comment | 876 Views

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'Paws to Read' registration starts Sept. 12

Danville Library will host "Paws to Read" literacy program at 4 p.m. and 4:35 p.m., Mondays, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31 and...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by the dogfather, on Aug 30, 2011 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 894 Views

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Meet 49er legends tonight

Come purchase a copy of Madden NFL 12 and meet San Francisco 49er legends Roger Craig and Dwight Clark! Roger Craig will...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Scott, on Aug 30, 2011 at 11:28 am | 1 comment | 811 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART protests fizzle after swift police action

Police kept protesters in San Francisco corralled to sidewalks and outside of BART station fare gates Monday night, preventing...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 31, 2011 at 11:56 am | 1 comment | 1075 Views

RESTAURANTS

Just in case: How good is the coffee?

Dear Editor, As regional neighborhoods gather representatives to join Mayor Stepper for coffee Friday morning several...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Sep 2, 2011 at 9:39 am | 1 comment | 1518 Views

AROUND TOWN

Understanding the relationship between religion and foreign policy

Completing the religion and politics trilogy, this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3128 Raucous...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 1, 2011 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 896 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

It's Showtime at the MAC!

Dear Editor, Will it be a last hurrah at the Contra Costa County Municipal Advisory Council, Alamo meeting, September...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by CDSI Courtesy, on Sep 6, 2011 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 1155 Views

AROUND TOWN

Enjoy the 146th annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games

'Put on the plaid' at the 146th annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games from 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 3, and...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by McAlister, on Sep 6, 2011 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 916 Views

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Do colleges actually evaluate applicants?

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3144 Doing College], expert adviser Elizabeth LaScala...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Crista andrews, on Sep 8, 2011 at 4:33 pm | 1 comment | 12385 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obituaries

Rae Ellen (Stroube) Gaffney Read the full story here http://danvilleexpress.com/story.php?story_id=4804 posted Friday, July...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Mark Medina, on Sep 8, 2011 at 6:45 pm | 1 comment | 1247 Views
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