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Crosswalk accident proves fatal for pedestrian

The San Ramon Police department has confirmed a fatal accident took place at a crosswalk not far from Coyote Creek Elementary...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by GG, on Oct 6, 2011 at 10:48 am | 10 comments | 1703 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sully's hat goes for $5,800

The bidding ended today at $5,800 for the pilot's cap belonging to Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger. The eBay auction was...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2009
Last comment by Wang Pu, on Dec 15, 2009 at 10:56 pm | 8 comments | 1702 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cricket anyone?

It's true. Participation in cricket is growing rapidly, with the foundation at the middle school level. And one group in...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2016
Last comment by just playin', on May 5, 2016 at 9:04 am | 7 comments | 1702 Views

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Hayashi, represented by attorney, skips court appearance

A state assemblywoman accused of shoplifting at a Neiman Marcus store in San Francisco's Union Square in October did not...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by Informed resident, on Nov 17, 2011 at 10:27 am | 10 comments | 1702 Views

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Former sheriff Warren Rupf dies

Retired Contra Costa County Sheriff Warren E. Rupf died Thursday after a bout with leukemia, according to the sheriff's office....

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by John, on Aug 15, 2012 at 8:36 am | 3 comments | 1702 Views

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Local businessman seeks to be candidate in Iranian presidential election

In a seemingly quixotic quest, East Bay businessman Kazem Sadati (also known as Matt Sadati) has thrown his hat into the...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on May 21, 2013 at 3:52 pm | 5 comments | 1702 Views

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Beacon removed from Mt. Diablo for repairs

The Eye of Diablo is in serious disrepair after years of neglect. On June 11, repair crews removed the beacon from the summit...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by J.J., on Jun 13, 2013 at 10:27 am | 1 comment | 1702 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Run Sarah Run !

Whoops, I guess not. It seems Caribou Barbie has announced today she will not be making a run with the rest of the Bat$#!%...

Original post made by Derek on Oct. 5, 2011
Last comment by the dogfather, on Oct 5, 2011 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 1701 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Their akin-breakin' hurt

Back from a brief hiatus, Tom Cushing discusses the fallout from Senate candidate Todd Akin's interview on a St. Louis television...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by Tony, on Aug 30, 2012 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 1701 Views

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YMCA names new executive director for Irvin Deutcsher Family facility in Pleasant Hill

The Berkeley-Albany YMCA has selected a new executive director for the Irvin Deutscher Family YMCA in Pleasant Hill, which...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Sep 28, 2010 at 6:50 am | 2 comments | 1701 Views

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Danville teen competes for top biking spot in state

An avid mountain biker since sixth grade, Monte Vista High sophomore Derek Hobden believes that mountain biking is a way...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2011
Last comment by John, on Apr 28, 2011 at 7:25 am | 1 comment | 1700 Views

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Identify your needs when writing college essays

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3783 Doing College], expert admissions adviser Elizabeth...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Dale, on Jun 27, 2012 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 1700 Views

SPORTS

Would you vote for OTHER?

Dear Editor, District 2 is now a competitive election and soon district 3 will have a competitive candidate, but what...

Original post made by [removed] on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Dec 22, 2011 at 8:29 am | 1 comment | 1699 Views

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Protesters ask residents to move money from 'big banks' during Bank Transfer Day

The participants in Saturday's protest, organized by activist group MoveOn.org, said they wanted to bring attention to their...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Nov 8, 2011 at 9:14 pm | 21 comments | 1699 Views

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Participate in the Hap Magee Dog Park survey

The town of Danville seeks input from users of the Canine Corral Dog Park at Hap Magee Ranch Park regarding the type of material...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2013
Last comment by Andrew, on Aug 31, 2013 at 3:54 pm | 2 comments | 1699 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: Defeating his disability

People know Dave Romano as an integral part of the Kiwanis Fourth of July Parade. Others think of him as a Mustang soccer...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2010
Last comment by Joan, on Jan 12, 2010 at 10:48 am | 7 comments | 1698 Views

AROUND TOWN

Up Mount Diablo or up a creek?

On a recent weekday afternoon, I left work and headed up Mount Diablo for a one-night camping trip. I've been a camper and...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Apr 16, 2011 at 12:58 pm | 2 comments | 1698 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Danville woman launches new book, 'Hair Matters'

Longtime Danville resident Elayne Becker, who found new happiness in a second career in cosmetology, has released a new book...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2016
Last comment by Elana O'Loskey, on Nov 7, 2016 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 1698 Views

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Blackhawk parcel issue may resurface

Some homeowners in Blackhawk are preparing for another fight over the possible sale of vacant lots owned by Blackhawk Country...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Sue Talia, on Aug 17, 2009 at 9:44 am | 5 comments | 1698 Views

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One week remains to register to vote

Only one week remains for residents to register to vote in the June 5, 2012 election. To register to vote, complete the Secretary...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on May 10, 2012 at 3:33 pm | 2 comments | 1698 Views
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ValleyCare closes Livermore thrift store
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The Art of Protest Placards
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