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Taking control of the admissions process

Over the past few weeks, many readers have asked how they can get their kids into the most elite colleges and universities....

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by Mary travers, on Feb 9, 2011 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 730 Views

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Does test preparation really help in college admission?

Tests are a big part of the college admission process. Elizabeth LaScala, Ph.D is back with her question-and-answer series...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by DanEliot, on Oct 7, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 1 comment | 729 Views

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Celebrate 50 years with CPC

Community Presbyterian Church (CPC) will celebrate 50 years from 2-5 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 25, at the church, 222 W. El Pintado...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Claudia, on Sep 27, 2011 at 3:25 pm | 3 comments | 729 Views

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Alamo Heritage Destroyed

Alamo Heritage - Destroyed? At a recent MAC meeting the fate of Westminster Manor was discussed. Westminster Manor...

Original post made by Alicia Watson on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 21, 2013 at 5:41 pm | 2 comments | 729 Views

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Tonight's Planning Commission meeting is canceled

The Town of Danville's Planning Commission meeting, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in the Town Meeting Hall, was canceled. It was...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Emily West, on May 25, 2010 at 5:22 pm | 2 comments | 728 Views

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Sheriffs conduct air search for suspect in Alamo domestic disturbance

The Contra Costa County Sheriff conducted an air search for an at-risk subject involved in a domestic disturbance, according...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
There are no comments yet. 728 Views

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Haircut-a-thon benefits horses

On St. Patricks Day, March 17, local hairstylists will come together for a cut-a-thon benefiting Horses Healing Hearts Rescue,...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Melissa, on Mar 14, 2013 at 9:57 am | 1 comment | 728 Views

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Residents walk to honor veterans

The fifth annual Walk of Honor brings together community members and veterans organizations for leisurely walk across the...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by J. Garfield, on May 16, 2013 at 1:17 pm | 1 comment | 728 Views

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In touch with the residents

Tri-Valley mayors reach out to their residents in different ways but they all agree on one thing: If people are unhappy about...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Sep 24, 2010 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 727 Views

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Streetwise: Fall foliage

Cold weather is finally pricking the skin of San Ramon Valley residents, as the Indian Summer faded this week. With the spirit...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Nov 12, 2012 at 11:19 am | 3 comments | 727 Views

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Sign up for the Sesquicentennial Ball

Discover Danville is hosting a Sesquicentennial Ball at 6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 4, at Bridges Restaurant and Bar. The night...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by WiggZcNBcaLDCVs, on Oct 12, 2009 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 726 Views

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I-680 work to create noise, vibration

Crack and seat work involves chopping pavement into smaller sections and reseating it to create a smoother road surface....

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Jun 14, 2011 at 8:30 pm | 4 comments | 726 Views

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Danville taxi riders play transportation trivia

There are 13,000 cabs in New York City, but only a fraction of that number navigate the wild and wide streets of Danville....

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
There are no comments yet. 726 Views

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Alarm permits are available online for Danville residents

Town of Danville has begun to implement a new [http://danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=6794 ordinance]targeting...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Duffy , on Dec 8, 2011 at 11:26 am | 1 comment | 726 Views

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DeSaulnier, other state senators ask tough questions about faulty Bay Bridge bolts

Members of the state Senate transportation committee asked tough questions Tuesday of Caltrans and Metropolitan Transportation...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on May 17, 2013 at 10:15 am | 3 comments | 726 Views

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Community oversight of parcel taxes

Dear Editor, Neighborhoods audit teams have been investigating oversight of parcel taxes that, more and more, are becoming...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 21, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jul 23, 2011 at 8:08 am | 1 comment | 725 Views

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Selling Seedy Politics

Dear Editor, As neighbors read Lisa Vorderbrueggen’s column http://www.contracostatimes.com/lisa-vorderbrueggen/ci_18586183?nclick_check=1...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 31, 2011
There are no comments yet. 725 Views

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BART moves to take closer look at going to Livermore

The BART Board of Directors voted unanimously today to direct staff to advance the proposed BART to Livermore Project. The...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Feb 13, 2012 at 9:23 am | 3 comments | 725 Views

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LAST CHANCE TO SIGN OPEN SPACE PRESERVATION INITIATIVE PETITION!

Please come to the Farmers' Market on Saturday, April 6th, between 10-12, or to Lucky's on Friday, April 5th, between 4-6,...

Original post made by SOS-DANVILLE on Apr. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 725 Views

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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 Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Doug, on Nov 1, 2011 at 10:23 am | 1 comment | 724 Views
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