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SAT scores up in the San Ramon Valley

In 2010, the last year for which numbers are available, five of the eight local high schools showed improvement over 2009....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Jimbo, on Aug 26, 2011 at 6:56 am | 4 comments | 805 Views

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Streetwise: Technological innovations

While we haven't quite lived up to "2001: A Space Odyssey" and that whole flying car thing hasn't planned out, Danville residents...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 3, 2011 at 12:48 pm | 3 comments | 805 Views

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Danville council may get a vacancy

With the election of Mayor Candace Andersen to the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors last week, the possibility has...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Jun 11, 2012 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 805 Views

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Rakestraw Books hosts wine critic

Enjoy an evening with New York Times wine critic Eric Asimov as he presents his new book, "How to Love Wine: A Memoir and...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 12, 2012 at 10:42 am | 4 comments | 805 Views

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Veterans Building flag has hallowed history

San Ramon Valley veterans took special care in choosing the American flag that would fly above the newly reopened Veterans...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by n, on Jun 14, 2012 at 7:22 am | 1 comment | 804 Views

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BART ridership hits new record high due to weekend events

A total of 319,484 people rode BART on Saturday, well above the previous record of 287,586, according to spokesman Jim Allison....

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 8, 2012 at 7:29 am | 1 comment | 804 Views

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Cast your vote for Reader's Choice

Now through May 19, Danville Express readers can vote for their favorite places to eat, drink, shop and spend time in the...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Apr 11, 2010 at 5:33 pm | 1 comment | 803 Views

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Spring Wine and Chocolate Stroll tonight

Enjoy a fun-filled evening of wine tasting, decadent chocolates and shopping during Danville's Spring Wine and Chocolate...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Freckles, on May 6, 2010 at 7:25 am | 1 comment | 803 Views

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Streetwise: What's your primary source of news?

As technology evolves, so does the dispersal of information. This week, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to The Livery to...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by GG, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:01 pm | 5 comments | 803 Views

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Rock star, former 49er help bag groceries for Safeway fundraiser

Rock singer Avril Lavigne and former San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark helped bag groceries in Pleasanton this...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2012
Last comment by Catherine, on Apr 4, 2012 at 1:43 pm | 3 comments | 803 Views

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San Ramon City Council weighs in on HOV ramps

At its Tuesday meeting, the San Ramon City Council heard an update and public comment on the proposed HOV on-ramps at Norris...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on May 1, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 803 Views

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Amazing! The mail-in ballots are still on their way

Dear Gina, Jessica and Mary, Editors, Danville Express, In good humor, your isolation of http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3686...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on May 9, 2012 at 6:38 am | 2 comments | 803 Views

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Opening of Mt. Diablo art exhibit today

Village Theatre Art Gallery is pleased to welcome its third exhibit, Mt. Diablo, with an opening reception tomorrow from...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by robinp, on Apr 9, 2010 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 802 Views

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Nominate NOW for senior awards

Know any seniors who go above and beyond in their volunteering? Nominate them for the third annual Senior Volunteer Awards,...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Anita Venezia, on Jul 14, 2010 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 802 Views

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Attend a fundraiser to help victims of Hurricane Sandy

Three restaurants in Blackhawk Plaza will hold a fundraiser tonight for victims of Hurricane Sandy. A percentage from the...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by Theresa, on Nov 12, 2012 at 10:47 pm | 4 comments | 802 Views

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A beautiful day for the Alamo Music Festival

Dear Dolores, It is a beautiful day at the festival. Great people, good food, fine wine, exceptional music, and much more....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 13, 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 801 Views

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Ted's built like a loveable tank

Meet Ted, a handsome, neutered male, orange and white tabby who weighs a whopping 19 pounds. Ted is not overweight; he is...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Travis, on May 20, 2010 at 7:32 pm | 2 comments | 801 Views

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Tri-Valley mayors team up to bring back federal money

Four Tri-Valley mayors are joining forces to gain federal funding for local projects during the United States Conference...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Jake, on Jan 19, 2012 at 2:28 pm | 2 comments | 801 Views

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Activists begin 30-mile march to end nuclear war

About a dozen anti-nuclear weapons activists began a 30-mile march from Walnut Creek to Livermore Wednesday morning against...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by Alamo resident, on Mar 28, 2013 at 9:29 am | 1 comment | 801 Views

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Danville takes back 120 pounds of prescriptions

On Saturday, the Danville Police Department teamed up with the DEA for a prescription drug take-back event at police headquarters....

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 30, 2013 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 801 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 2,092 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
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The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 603 views