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Hello from your new editor

In case you didn't notice, there's been a switch behind the scenes at Danville Express. I'm Emily West, the new editor, and...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Apr 16, 2010 at 7:09 am | 1 comment | 775 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 | 775 Views

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Gas station robbed at gunpoint

A Pleasanton gas station was robbed at gunpoint Friday evening, and the thief made off with cash and cigarettes. The clerk...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2011
Last comment by Claudette , on Sep 26, 2011 at 7:58 am | 1 comment | 775 Views

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Governor signs Buchanan's 'Pink Ribbon Plate' bill

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed an Assembly bill that authorizes the creation of a Pink Ribbon Breast Cancer Awareness specialty...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Sep 22, 2014 at 10:57 pm | 4 comments | 775 Views

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New law changes California's initiative process

New legislation governing the initiative process in California was signed into law Saturday by Gov. Jerry Brown. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Oct 7, 2014 at 9:11 am | 11 comments | 775 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
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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 | 774 Views

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Sycamore Valley Park turf project begins June 1

Activities at the Sycamore Valley Park sports fields will be put on hold temporarily while the town of Danville replaces...

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Danville Mom, on May 31, 2012 at 6:49 am | 1 comment | 774 Views

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Streetwise: Sunday, Sunday, Sunday!

As people all over the Bay Area don their red and gold to cheer on the 49ers this weekend, serious Niner faithfuls in the...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Jan 31, 2013 at 7:30 pm | 1 comment | 774 Views

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Alamo man's jail death deemed suicide

A jury has ruled that a 24-year-old Alamo man who died while in custody at the county jail in Martinez last March committed...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 16, 2014 at 9:45 am | 2 comments | 774 Views

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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 | 773 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 | 773 Views

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Mail-in Ballots are on their way!

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.mercurynews.com/elections/ci_20562237/ballots-are-mail-june-5-election?source=rss It...

Original post made by H. Paul Balle on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on May 8, 2012 at 7:03 am | 6 comments | 773 Views

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Audition now for WomenSing

Experience the joy of singing in a community of talented and dedicated women. Audition on June 10 for the premier East Bay...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by Sometime Singer, on Jun 11, 2013 at 6:43 pm | 1 comment | 773 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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May revise offers hope to SRVUSD officials

The May revise has some good news for San Ramon Valley schools: financial support that would restore school funding to what...

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Duffy, on May 17, 2011 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 772 Views

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Understanding the relationship between religion and foreign policy

Completing the religion and politics trilogy, this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3128 Raucous...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 1, 2011 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 772 Views

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Danville woman cops plea for child endangerment

The Danville woman who left her infant twins in her car to go shopping at the mall has taken a plea deal that would allow...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 25, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 772 Views

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DANVILLE PLANNING COMMISSION SCHEDULED TO VOTE ON DRAFT 2030 GENERAL PLAN TONIGHT

The Danville Planning Commission is scheduled to vote on the draft 2030 General Plan tonight. Town Staff is recommending...

Original post made by SOS-Danville on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Janice , on Feb 13, 2013 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 772 Views

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Rock out with Spinout

Danville's Music in the Park series will be rocking out from 6-8 p.m. this Saturday as the energetic, fun and free summer...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 2, 2013 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 772 Views
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