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Parade, then flooded streets make for exciting 4th of July in Danville

Downtown Danville was back to its hot summer normalcy on Saturday after hosting thousands on the morning of the Fourth of...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 8, 2013 at 9:02 am | 1 comment | 790 Views

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Former San Ramon Mayor Wilson considers another run

Former San Ramon Mayor Abram Wilson says he pulled papers for a potential new run for the city's top elected position at...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by frankly, on Jul 29, 2013 at 6:27 am | 2 comments | 790 Views

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Christy Turlington's film to be aired at Tribeca fest

From Danville child to Monte Vista High student to supermodel to movie director. Tribeca Enterprises announced today that...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Colleen, on Mar 16, 2010 at 8:33 pm | 1 comment | 789 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 | 789 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 | 789 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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 | 788 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 | 788 Views

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Amgen Tour rolls through town

Cyclists will race through town on Saturday, May 18 in the seventh stage of the race from Livermore to Mt. Diablo State Park....

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by Carolyn, on May 20, 2013 at 1:59 pm | 3 comments | 788 Views

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Don't forget that the 4th of July parade starts later this year

Kiwanis Club of San Ramon Valley will host the Fourth of July Parade starting at 11 a.m. (note the new time), Sunday, July...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 1, 2010 at 12:21 pm | 1 comment | 787 Views

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Blue Shield of California 59% Premium Increase

Okay here we go, no coincidence this shocking increase is announced the day after the transition of power in the House...

Original post made by jrm on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by American, on Jan 8, 2011 at 8:26 am | 3 comments | 787 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 | 787 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 | 787 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 | 787 Views

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Learn about the pioneer women Sunday

Contra Costa County Interbranch Council of AAUW is hosting a free presentation in cooperation with the Contra Costa League...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2010
Last comment by Pat Lopker, on Feb 20, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 786 Views

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Learn about mediation this morning at a buzz session

Mary Bruns, a meditation practitioner for over 25 years, will present "Why Meditation?" this morning from 9-10:30 a.m., Tuesday,...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on May 24, 2011 at 6:27 am | 1 comment | 786 Views

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BART riders report normal morning commute

BART commuters reported normal trips this morning despite warnings of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge closure causing...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Oct 5, 2009 at 7:21 pm | 2 comments | 785 Views

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Another teen trapped in sand tunnel

A 17-year-old girl from Sacramento was rescued from a collapsed sand tunnel on the Sonoma County coast Saturday evening,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by tracy, on Jul 27, 2011 at 2:21 pm | 3 comments | 785 Views

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Transit authority will hold public workshop on Norris Canyon HOV ramps

Thursday's event is the first in a series of three workshops and will provide a project and process overview. Residents can...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by SFReis, on Mar 22, 2012 at 10:12 am | 4 comments | 785 Views

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Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run collision

Police are looking for the driver of a Mercedes suspected of fleeing the scene of a fatal collision with a bicyclist late...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Duffy, on May 17, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 785 Views

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Con Fire is overfunded already

The new tax asked for by our comfortable living Supervisors will hurt everyone who is barely making it. Supervisors sold...

Original post made by Taxed to Death on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Policy of Truth, on Jan 15, 2013 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 785 Views
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