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Fire near Mt. Diablo burns 800 acres, evacuations ordered

A grass fire in the Clayton area of Contra Costa County has grown to 800 acres and remains only around 10 percent contained...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by Karen, on Sep 11, 2013 at 2:18 pm | 17 comments | 3204 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Art - and artists - of the Valley

This painting of Mount Diablo from Tao House, by Stephen Sanfilippo, is on display in the "Artists of the Valley" exhibit...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
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BOOKS & MOVIES

Diablo Views: A novel weekend

I ventured outside my comfort zone last weekend, up to Walker Creek Ranch, 14 miles outside Petaluma. It wasn't the ranch...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by Roy Harvey, on Sep 8, 2008 at 3:00 pm | 2 comments | 3194 Views

AROUND TOWN

Extreme Pizza Neon Sign

Does anyone else find the Extreme Pizza large red neon sign at the corner of Danville Boulevard and Las Trampas obnoxious?...

Original post made by Carolyn on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by David Brower, on Mar 29, 2010 at 8:36 pm | 37 comments | 3187 Views

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Mayor files papers to run for state Assembly

Danville mayor Newell Arnerich filed papers Friday to run for the 16th Assembly District as the second official candidate...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by Realist, on Apr 10, 2013 at 6:25 am | 19 comments | 3182 Views

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CHP: Driver smashes into post office, flees scene

Authorities are trying to find a motorist who rammed into a post office in unincorporated Danville and then fled the scene...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 29, 2013 at 12:10 pm | 3 comments | 3171 Views

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Manslaughter case against Tri-Valley attorney moves forward

After more than 18 months of delays and legal wrangling, the manslaughter case against a San Ramon lawyer accused of running...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by sr resident, on Sep 21, 2014 at 2:44 am | 19 comments | 3170 Views

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Theft reports dominate weekly DPD 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 Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Dec 10, 2013 at 9:36 am | 8 comments | 3160 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon residents organize protest against Creekside Memorial Cemetery

More than 450 people participated in a hike Saturday to protest against the Creekside Memorial Cemetery proposed for the...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Sep 11, 2014 at 8:38 am | 45 comments | 3153 Views

AROUND TOWN

Explore the new frequencies of healing

Reconnective Healing is a comprehensive spectrum of vibrational frequencies credited by many with the power to catalyze spontaneous...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 4, 2013 at 6:44 pm | 2 comments | 3149 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 | 3149 Views

SPORTS

Free sandbags for Danville residents

With the forecast for this weekend calling for rain and an uncertain winter rain forecast ahead, the Town of Danville has...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Nov 20, 2010 at 6:46 pm | 4 comments | 3148 Views

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San Ramon fireworks plan sparks debate at forum

About 50 people turned out to speak out against a plan to bring fireworks back to San Ramon. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/2014/01/19/san-ramon-firew...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2014
Last comment by Karyne Ghantous, on Jan 22, 2014 at 8:28 am | 4 comments | 3140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo residents speak out against incorporation

The saying "If it ain't broke, don't fix it" summed up the argument old-time Alamo residents used to ignite a formal anti-incorporation...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2007
Last comment by captain gets it, on Mar 23, 2011 at 8:07 am | 17 comments | 3136 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council to debate garbage rate hike

Danville Town Council members are set to discuss how much trash-pickup rates should rise next year during their meeting Tuesday...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2013
Last comment by JRM, on Dec 17, 2013 at 9:03 pm | 3 comments | 3135 Views

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Alameda County candidate drops out of race amid Danville home controversy

Kathleen Knox, a candidate for Alameda County auditor-controller in the June 3 primary, has withdrawn from the race after...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Concerned Neighbor, on May 22, 2014 at 8:40 am | 2 comments | 3125 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tri-Valley teen accepts plea deal for fatal crash that killed Dublin bicyclist

A Pleasanton teen has accepted a plea deal in the criminal case stemming from a high-speed crash on Foothill Road that killed...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by Cato, on Apr 27, 2014 at 7:00 am | 27 comments | 3117 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART, unions reach contract deal

The Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1555 announced Saturday that a tentative agreement on outstanding contract items had...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2013
Last comment by Amber Styles, on Dec 23, 2013 at 8:28 am | 3 comments | 3116 Views

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Retired immigration judge to run for Congress

A retired immigration judge from Danville has thrown his hat into the ring as a Republican candidate for the congressional...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2014
Last comment by Truusje, on Mar 23, 2014 at 6:00 pm | 7 comments | 3114 Views

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Missing teen believed to have jumped off bridge

Officials with the California Highway Patrol announced Wednesday that the ground search for missing Danville teenager Allison...

Original post made on May. 25, 2011
Last comment by Marie, on May 30, 2011 at 11:25 am | 39 comments | 3106 Views
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