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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 | 3591 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 | 3032 Views

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 | 2474 Views

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Bay Area bank robber foiled by bad handwriting

Bad penmanship played a role in the arrest of a would-be bank robber in Antioch on Monday. The suspect approached a teller...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by Stan Dupp, on Jan 9, 2014 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 1727 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Reports of theft, child abuse, battery 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 Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by concerned, on Jan 9, 2014 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 3338 Views

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Bay Area sees increase in fatalities related to flu

A fourth flu-related death in the Bay Area was reported Thursday out of San Francisco, according to health officials. The...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2014
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Jan 13, 2014 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 3882 Views

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Danville council to discuss key downtown projects

The Danville Town Council is set to receive updates about several significant downtown construction projects during its meeting...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2014
Last comment by disgusted, on Jan 14, 2014 at 8:47 pm | 1 comment | 2340 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Hotel property demolition set to begin

The deteriorating Danville Hotel Wild West structures appear to be coming down soon. Town officials announced that the private...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2014
Last comment by Michelle, on Jan 15, 2014 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 4974 Views

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Demolition underway at Danville Hotel site

Construction crews began knocking down the deteriorating structures at the Danville Hotel property Wednesday morning, marking...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2014
Last comment by gary, on Jan 16, 2014 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 2565 Views

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SRVUSD board approves Dougherty Valley school site transfer

The effort to bring a new elementary school to the Dougherty Valley took a significant step forward Tuesday night. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2014
Last comment by fed up, on Jan 16, 2014 at 8:49 pm | 1 comment | 2605 Views

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BART officer dies after being shot by fellow officer in Dublin

A BART police officer accidentally shot and killed by a fellow officer while conducting a probation search in Dublin Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2014
Last comment by Farmer Dave, on Jan 22, 2014 at 8:11 pm | 1 comment | 2095 Views

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BART ID's officer who fatally shot colleague in Dublin search

BART Police Chief Kenton Rainey Monday confirmed that Det. Michael Maes, a law enforcement veteran, was the officer who fatally...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jan 28, 2014 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 1093 Views

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Sonja & Edward

A baby boy named Edward Biberman was born in 1904 in Philadelphia to a dressmaking magnate, originally from Kiev. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2014
Last comment by Andree Thompson, on Feb 12, 2014 at 9:10 pm | 1 comment | 777 Views

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MTA offers summer internship program

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission is looking for summer interns seeking a career in transit. About 35 summer internships...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2014
Last comment by James Buchs, on Feb 20, 2014 at 10:02 am | 1 comment | 2230 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Exchange Club of SRV's 2014 $5000 Scholarship Essay Contest

This year's essay contest eligibility includes all 9,10,11 and 12th grade students living in the SRVUSD including all the...

Original post made by Phil Lindner on Feb. 23, 2014
Last comment by Phil Lindner, on Mar 3, 2014 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 411 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Where's the outrage over the irresponsibility of the mainstream media?

We all saw the stories about how a pack of teenage thugs brutally attacked a middle aged man in Pleasanton last September....

Original post made by Peter Kluget on Feb. 25, 2014
Last comment by William Ghoate, on Feb 26, 2014 at 11:08 am | 1 comment | 708 Views

AROUND TOWN

Exchange Club of SRV's 2014 $5000 Scholarship Essay Contest

This year's contest eligibility includes all 9,10,11 and 12th grade students living in the SRVUSD including all the district...

Original post made by Phil Lindner on Feb. 28, 2014
Last comment by Phil Lindner, on Mar 3, 2014 at 10:57 am | 1 comment | 686 Views

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DPD: Boy recovers after accidentally shooting self in arm

A 12-year-old boy in Danville is recovering after he accidentally shot himself in the arm last week, a police lieutenant...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2014
Last comment by andy, on Mar 2, 2014 at 7:51 pm | 1 comment | 1413 Views

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Danville opens business promotion grant program

Danville officials have announced that the town is again offering grants to local businesses through its Business Promotion...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by April, on Mar 12, 2014 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 1071 Views

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Authorities locate missing 'at-risk' Danville woman after late-night search

Authorities located a missing, "at-risk" woman after nearly three hours of ground and aerial searches in and around Danville...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2014
Last comment by Bill, on Mar 14, 2014 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 2162 Views
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