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Neighbor saves elderly woman from house fire

A 96-year-old woman is safe after her home caught fire, thanks to two watchful neighbors. According to reports, crews arrived...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by Regina G, on May 8, 2012 at 6:50 pm | 1 comment | 1252 Views

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Nurses' union announces tentative deal with Kaiser

The California Nurses Association/National Nurses United announced Saturday that it has agreed to a tentative contract for...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2015
Last comment by grandma, on Jan 19, 2015 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 1252 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo woman selected for LAFCO

Residents in the southern part of Contra Costa County have an additional voice representing their interests, as Alamo resident...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Jack B., on Sep 16, 2009 at 12:36 pm | 11 comments | 1251 Views

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Andersen named Board of Supervisors vice chair

Contra Costa County Supervisor Candace Andersen, whose district includes the San Ramon Valley, was selected to serve as Board...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2015
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Jan 10, 2015 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 1251 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Exchange Club Scholarship Essay Contest

Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley presents the seventh annual College Scholarship Essay Contest with the topic "Federal and...

Original post made by Phil Lindner on Mar. 22, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1250 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kitchen fire goes through the roof

Oil from a stove burst into flames this evening around 7 p.m. shooting through the ceiling to spread to the attic and catching...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jack, on Aug 24, 2009 at 10:26 pm | 1 comment | 1250 Views

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Ask the Vet: What is an emergency?

Pet emergencies are sometimes obvious to pet owners, but not always. Bishop Ranch Veterinary Center & Urgent Care's Dr. Kristel...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2011
Last comment by Brad Taylor, on Jul 17, 2011 at 8:48 pm | 1 comment | 1250 Views

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Danville calls for donations to complete Vets Hall

Mayor Karen Stepper is helping to spearhead a fundraising drive, which aims to raise $1.4 million for the building, and hopes...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by Skeptic, on Nov 21, 2011 at 8:00 pm | 4 comments | 1250 Views

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Assemblywoman sentenced to 3 years probation for shoplifting

A state assemblywoman accused of shoplifting at a Neiman Marcus store in San Francisco's Union Square pleaded no contest...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2012
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jan 12, 2012 at 5:58 pm | 10 comments | 1250 Views

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3 lawyers sue Chevron for 'gross negligence' in causing Aug. 6 refinery fire

Three Bay Area attorneys filed a lawsuit against Chevron Wednesday, claiming the oil company was "grossly negligent" in its...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by LMP, on Aug 20, 2012 at 6:33 am | 1 comment | 1250 Views

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Police ID body found at recycling center

Pleasanton police have identified a man whose body was found at the city's cardboard recycling center late last month, and...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by theresa, on Mar 22, 2013 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 1250 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Helicopters?

Does anyone know why there were 2-3 helicopters circling the area last night (May 2, 2012) at around 10pm? This lasted for...

Original post made by Melissa on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by scully, on Aug 15, 2012 at 4:24 pm | 2 comments | 1250 Views

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Danville Planning Commission meeting tonight

The Danville Planning Commission meets regularly on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month at 7:30 p.m. in the Town...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Debbie, on Oct 28, 2009 at 1:46 am | 2 comments | 1248 Views

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An invitation to be involved in Alamo

Contra Costa County Supervisor Candace Anderson is forming an Alamo Community Liaison group to enhance communication, share...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by askidoo, on Oct 11, 2012 at 6:58 pm | 2 comments | 1248 Views

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Diana Gregory

I saw a brief Obituary on Diana Gregory, Danville, about 6 weeks ago. I never saw anything again. I'm an old casual acquaintance,...

Original post made by Acquaintance on Oct. 10, 2013
Last comment by Anne, on May 6, 2014 at 12:48 am | 1 comment | 1248 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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 | 1248 Views

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Solar eclipse tonight

Druids rejoice. Tonight, the night of the winter solstice, the longest night of the year, the moon will be eclipsed by the...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Dec 20, 2010 at 8:20 pm | 3 comments | 1247 Views

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Junior Ranger Program at Mount Diablo State Park

Mount Diablo State Park has opened registration for the spring 2011 Junior Ranger Program for children, ages 7 to 12, plus...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2011
Last comment by Appreciative Parent, on Mar 10, 2011 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 1247 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 | 1247 Views

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Danville reverend dies of natural causes at age 82

Long-time St. Isidore resident Rev. James Edmund Driscoll died Oct. 29 of natural causes at 82. Within the Danville congregation,...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by collins, on Nov 2, 2011 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1246 Views
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