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Streetwise: What's your favorite animal?

While Danville has plenty of parks in which to walk dogs, watch birds and count squirrels, roving reporter Stan Wharton decided...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by The Ol'Buckaroo, on Apr 14, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 1 comment | 780 Views

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Women applaud 100 years of having the vote

Movers and shakers filled the Museum of the San Ramon Valley on Sunday afternoon -- and they were all women. The crowd was...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by Louise, on Jun 29, 2011 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 780 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 | 780 Views

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See 'Lolanthe' at Lesher Center for the Arts

Lamplighters Music Theatre presents Gilbert and Sullivan's fun tale of fairies, half-fairies (which half?), a dim-witted...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by MMG, on Jul 30, 2013 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 780 Views

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Streetwise: Gun safety

Gun violence has made national headlines the past several weeks, after mass shootings in Wisconsin and Colorado. This week,...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by Michael, on Aug 10, 2012 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 778 Views

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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 | 777 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 | 777 Views

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Celebrity chef gets new car after Lamborghini stolen in SF

Guy Fieri, a chef who has hosted several TV shows including "Guy's Big Bite" on the Food Network and "Minute to Win It" on...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2011
Last comment by suggestion_box, on Apr 7, 2011 at 3:11 pm | 1 comment | 777 Views

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Rotary revisits Berlin Airlift

Danville Councilman Mike Doyle recalled being a young airman in 1948 in Germany during the Berlin Airlift during his presentation...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Dale Whipple, on Oct 26, 2011 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 777 Views

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Female subject robs taxi driver Thursday morning

Police are searching for a female suspect in connection with the robbery of a taxi driver Thursday morning in Walnut Creek....

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jun 10, 2013 at 8:22 pm | 3 comments | 777 Views

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Give me summer! Give me books!

The Give Me Summer! Give Me Books! kick-off event will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 21 at Rakestraw Books. Bestselling...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Rakestraw Books, on Jun 20, 2013 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 777 Views

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BART unions, management prepare for fact-finding hearing as strike looms again next Monday

Negotiators for BART and unions representing about 2,400 employees didn't meet Tuesday and instead prepared for a hearing...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Grandma, on Aug 8, 2013 at 7:38 am | 3 comments | 777 Views

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Measure J Great for Anyone Riding Public Transit

In the East Bay, and even more in Contra Costa County, population density is increasing. New residential construction will...

Original post made by Ralph Hoffmann on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Aug 20, 2010 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 776 Views

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Caltrans alters public on future Bay Bridge realignment

Motorists heading into Oakland will be confronted with a new, wider curve as early as Sunday, May 29, if crews finish on...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on May 19, 2011 at 8:34 am | 2 comments | 776 Views

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Free pancake breakfast with Joan Buchanan Saturday

Assemblymember Joan Buchanan invites residents to attend a free pancake breakfast. Discuss legislative and community issues...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by George, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 776 Views

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Volunteer at the County Fair

Be part of the Contra Costa County Fair by being a volunteer! Volunteering is a wonderful and fulfilling way to give back...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Linda, on May 28, 2013 at 7:36 pm | 3 comments | 776 Views

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DUI arrests down, alcohol-related crashes up this year

Drunken driving arrests were down this holiday season in Contra Costa County, but alcohol- and drug-related crashes were...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Jan 6, 2011 at 6:45 pm | 4 comments | 775 Views

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SRVUSD keeps kids safe

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for young people 15 to 24 in the US, second only to auto accidents; with recent...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Freckles, on Jan 12, 2011 at 11:55 am | 1 comment | 775 Views

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Jessica Lipsky knows the identity of commentators

Dear Editor, You have now been caught misrepresenting the reality of this forum. In the very informative posting by Don...

Original post made by [removed] on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:31 pm | 18 comments | 775 Views

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Notorious Lost Epilieptic Dog

Lost dog - Can you help? My 3 year old german shepherd/rottweiler mix dog with epilepsy has been missing since 1/11/11....

Original post made by JB\'s Owner on Jan. 22, 2011
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