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No fare hikes, announces BART, despite deficit

BART is facing a $10 million budget deficit but does not plan to raise fares to deal with the crisis, it announced today....

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by Duffy, on Apr 6, 2010 at 8:53 am | 2 comments | 772 Views

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New blog, 'Reaching Out,' highlights service organizations

A big 'welcome' to Elaine Betts, whose new blog [http://www.danvilleweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2480 ==I Reaching...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2011
Last comment by Treebeard, on Jan 11, 2011 at 8:37 am | 3 comments | 772 Views

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Congressman continues effort to increase military pay

Congressman Jerry McNerney reintroduced legislation on Wednesday to increase certain types of military specialty pay for...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Mar 21, 2011 at 4:20 pm | 4 comments | 772 Views

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State drops police misconduct case, lets Feds take the reins

The case against three law enforcement officers and a private investigator involved in a Contra Costa County drug squad misconduct...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by concerned citizen, on Feb 10, 2012 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 772 Views

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Stroke support group of Contra Costa County meets March 12

Stroke support group of Contra Costa County meets at 7 p.m. on the second Monday of every month (except August) at John Muir...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by FanDanville, on Mar 9, 2012 at 12:00 pm | 1 comment | 772 Views

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Candace Andersen Misinformation

Candace Andersen claims to be "for open spaces", but as Mayor allowed the illegal Summerhill development at Magee Ranch,...

Original post made by Danville Voter on Jun. 4, 2012
Last comment by Old Danvillan, on Jun 5, 2012 at 7:41 am | 2 comments | 772 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Actor Robin Williams dies; made his mark in Danville with 'Mrs. Doubtfire'

Actor Robin Williams, who was found dead at his Bay Area home Monday, left his mark in Danville in the early-1990s with the...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by Gregg, on Aug 27, 2014 at 11:39 pm | 1 comment | 772 Views

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Let peace on earth begin with you

Remember the decorating, the presents, the wrapping, the cooking and baking, the parties, the greetings, tree lighting and...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Dec 7, 2011 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 771 Views

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San Ramon man will face attempted murder charges for Monday beating

A 27-year-old San Ramon resident accused of brutally beating his mother with a baseball bat was charged with attempted murder...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Roger, on Feb 24, 2012 at 9:09 am | 4 comments | 771 Views

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Mr.Gilette: Why is Fort Ugly So Heinous?

Question for Geoff to respond to....as a communication outlet to all of us, seriously, what is up with the prison walls?...

Original post made by Montair Monitor on Apr. 13, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 14, 2013 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 771 Views

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Appreciate the new trash receptacles at Lunardi's

Just wanted to say thank you for the new trash can in the Lunardi's parking lot. It is perfectly placed and I noticed there...

Original post made by JRM on Aug. 26, 2013
There are no comments yet. 771 Views

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Remembering The Danville Weekly

Dear Dolores, Neighborhood e-exchanges remembered your final print edition one year ago this weekend. Your readers recognized...

Original post made by Hal on Oct. 5, 2010
There are no comments yet. 770 Views

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Two-part couples workshop begins tonight

Shoshana Kobrin, MA, MFT, will present a two-part couples workshop on "Bonding and Attachment," from 7-9 p.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2011
Last comment by Hallabaloo, on Mar 22, 2011 at 8:12 am | 8 comments | 770 Views

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Danville Rotary Donates $35,000 to Veterans Building

FOR IMMEDIATE RELASE Contact: Valerie Vicente Phone: (925) 362-2288 DANVILLE ROTARY...

Original post made by Valerie Vicente on Dec. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 770 Views

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Enjoy some Chinese food this weekend while benefiting a good cause

Panda Express at the Iron Horse Plaza in Danville will give 20 percent of the receipts from meals purchased between 11 a.m....

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Paul Hirsch, on Jun 18, 2010 at 7:37 am | 1 comment | 769 Views

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Gov. Brown proposes slashing spending, continuing tax hikes

Gov. Jerry Brown said today that he is proposing to close the state's $25.4 billion budget gap by cutting spending by $12.5...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Jan 11, 2011 at 10:28 pm | 8 comments | 769 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Where's Obama? Part Deux

There was a stampede by the libs to comment on the atrocity in Boston. Then they found out what type of people were responsible...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Bo Peep, on Apr 22, 2013 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 769 Views

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Rumbling, grumbling on Hartz Avenue

Crews are making progress, as well as noise, in an otherwise quiet downtown Danville as the Veteran's Memorial Building undergoes...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by Baker, on Jul 29, 2010 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 768 Views

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Summer interns bring a fresh perspective

Here's one more reason to Support Local Journalism: The Danville Express has opportunities for interns to learn about the...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by JJ, on Aug 23, 2011 at 1:20 pm | 2 comments | 768 Views

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Residents gather for 35th annual Old Oak lighting

After Black Friday madness, the 35th annual lighting of the Old Danville Oak Tree allowed for a more peaceful and traditional...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2011
Last comment by Alan, on Nov 30, 2011 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 768 Views
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