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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 | 1194 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 | 966 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 12432 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 | 1320 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who's to blame for the fiscal slump?

"This company is like a huge hippopotamus...there are a thousand ants on his back, and every one of them thinks he's driving."...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 15, 2011 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 1153 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Groups offering information sessions on redistricting

If you're among those who are still scratching their heads over the new federal and state legislative districts in California,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Sep 16, 2011 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 1355 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What does the fall season mean for you?

Although temperatures make it seem like summer is in full swing, fall is rapidly approaching. With the fall equinox just...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by gary, on Sep 16, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 1 comment | 831 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Learn how to use less energy to save money

Sustainable Danville Area and the Town of Danville will co-host an energy-savings forum in conjunction with a new state program...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:05 am | 1 comment | 885 Views

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Monte Vista grad featured on hit NBC show

Katie Turley, a 2010 Monte Vista High School graduate, will sing with A capella group Urban Method on NBC's "The Sing Off,"...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Pamela U., on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 1126 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 Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Danville Resident, on Sep 20, 2011 at 6:45 am | 1 comment | 1327 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Tickets are available to meet CityRead author starting today

CityRead will conclude with a special presentation featuring this year's CityRead book ("Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Isabel Lau, on Sep 20, 2011 at 6:54 am | 1 comment | 2042 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Honoring our veterans

The Veterans of the San Ramon Valley invite the public to attend their annual Veterans Day ceremony Friday, Nov. 11, which...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Eliza Winters, on Sep 20, 2011 at 8:48 am | 1 comment | 857 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Unions, BART staff, Urban Habitat join hands in rallying against cuts in federal funding for transportation

Representatives of BART, Urban Habitat, ACCE, Genesis, the Transportation Justice Working Group and Amalgamated Transit Union...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 23, 2011 at 9:46 am | 1 comment | 817 Views

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Voice your concerns about SummerHill at Farmer's Market

There's been lots of good chatter here in the Town Square about the opposition to the SummerHill development of the remaining...

Original post made by Concerned in Danville on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by CDSI Research Fellowship, on Sep 27, 2011 at 7:46 am | 1 comment | 880 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Three local women chosen as Entrepreneur of the Year

Tiffany Stuart, owner of Dynamic Office and Accounting Solutions, Norm's Place owner Cindy Walsh and Dawn Duggar, of San...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2011
Last comment by kc casey, on Sep 25, 2011 at 11:27 am | 1 comment | 1418 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Financial adviser sentenced for stealing $5.4 million

Steven Kobayashi, 39, has been sentenced in federal court in Oakland to more than five years in prison for stealing $5.4...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2011
Last comment by KOBYKOBY, on Sep 25, 2011 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 816 Views

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Gas station robbed at gunpoint

A Pleasanton gas station was robbed at gunpoint Friday evening, and the thief made off with cash and cigarettes. The clerk...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2011
Last comment by Claudette , on Sep 26, 2011 at 7:58 am | 1 comment | 947 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Buy tickets now for 'Bach to School'

Monte Vista High School Choral department will celebrating its 28th year under the direction of Bruce Koliha, and will perform...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by mvfamily, on Sep 28, 2011 at 9:45 am | 1 comment | 866 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SonRise Equestrian Foundation raises $41,000 at festival

SonRise Equestrian Foundation, a Danville-based nonprofit, raised $41,000 during its Wine and Equine Festival held Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by Julie labes, on Sep 28, 2011 at 2:41 pm | 1 comment | 915 Views

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See 'Mourning Becomes Electra'

Attend the 12th annual Eugene O'Neill Festival which marks the 75th anniversary of the esteemed playwright's reception of...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by DJ, on Sep 28, 2011 at 9:01 pm | 1 comment | 1046 Views
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