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Sunday earthquake largest since Loma Prieta in 1989

A 6.0 earthquake that centered near South Napa shook Bay Area residents in their beds early Sunday morning. U.S. Geological...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 25, 2014 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 817 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 | 816 Views

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Three Danville Observations

1) I miss seeing "Star Man" walking along Danville Blvd with this satchel over his shoulder 2) I miss Geno cutting my...

Original post made by jrm on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 25, 2010 at 11:47 am | 1 comment | 815 Views

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'Finding Balance: Glass Art in the Bay Area' exhibit

See the glass art of artists Michael Nourot, Ann Corcoran, Randy Strong, Mary White, George Jercich and more at the "Finding...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Amy, on Apr 5, 2011 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 815 Views

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Streetwise: How prepared are you for a disaster?

As the Mississippi rises in the southern states, residents of Danville can thank their lucky stars that the nearest body...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on May 13, 2011 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 815 Views

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Streetwise: Do you remember where you were on Sept. 11, 2001?

Some were at work, others were getting ready for school, but most Americans stopped in their tracks and flocked to the television...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by SALLY, on Sep 9, 2011 at 10:22 am | 2 comments | 815 Views

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Bay Area's long-term plans draw criticism

More than 400 people attended Contra Costa County's Plan Bay Area workshop -- which aims to gather public opinion on long-range...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
Last comment by Mike McCormack, on Jan 26, 2012 at 11:48 am | 6 comments | 815 Views

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Cancer therapy group raises $105,000 at its Ragin' Cajun event

The Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation raised $105,000 at its recent fourth annual Ragin' Cajun, an amount that...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 9, 2012 at 7:15 am | 1 comment | 815 Views

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Commentators identified by editors?

Dear Editor, I received a call today from an individual claiming to be one of your Town Square Forum commentators and...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by Thomas, on Oct 5, 2011 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 814 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 | 813 Views

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Identify your needs when writing college essays

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3783 Doing College], expert admissions adviser Elizabeth...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Dale, on Jun 27, 2012 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 813 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 | 812 Views

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Free yoga meditation class tonight

In-Tun Health Center will host Monday Night Meditation for beginners from 7:30-8:30 p.m., every Monday, until Sept. 27, at...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Joan, on Sep 2, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 812 Views

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10 reasons to quit cooking your meals

Most people don't think of cooking their food as a bad thing. Chances are, you love baked potatoes, green bean casserole,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Marrushi, on Apr 30, 2013 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 812 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 | 811 Views

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Congress at Your Corner with Congressman Jerry McNerney

Congressman Jerry McNerney will host a "Congress at Your Corner" today from 2-3 p.m., Monday, March 21, at the Dublin Library,...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2011
Last comment by Chet, on Mar 22, 2011 at 8:41 pm | 1 comment | 811 Views

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Restoring the middle class

With "occupy" protests erupting in small bursts of violence and 99 percent-ers calling for a more balanced distribution of...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 3, 2011 at 1:28 pm | 7 comments | 811 Views

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PG&E announces college scholarships

Pacific Gas and Electric is offering up to $3,000 scholarships to 100 college-bound students in Northern and Central California....

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by oh!riley, on Jan 11, 2012 at 3:20 pm | 2 comments | 811 Views

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Only deceased artists need apply

Just imagine receiving an email from the person "in charge of the Sistine Chapel." Art Space blogger John Barry tells all...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Oct 30, 2010 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 810 Views

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'Cancer Transitions' series starts today

The "Cancer Transitions" series focuses on many of the psychosocial and practical issues faced once cancer treatment is over....

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2011
Last comment by Leonard Vinci, on Jan 10, 2011 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 810 Views
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Better financial times ahead for ValleyCare thanks to Stanford merger
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 452 views

Tax Day
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 276 views