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Police search for suspect who labeled banks with 'foreclosure' tag

Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a suspect who repeatedly vandalized two banks, scrawling the word "Foreclosure"...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 23, 2011 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 578 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who are your readers' candidates for District 2 supervisor?

Dear Editor, May we, as readers, start a survey on the Express Forum for who voters would support as a candidate for District...

Original post made by Allied new services research on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Nov 22, 2011 at 4:46 pm | 6 comments | 797 Views

AROUND TOWN

Basket Brigade builds a bounty for the needy

When a shopper at Walmart wanted to know what 350 laundry baskets were for, Robin Greenblatt realized how unique the Basket...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2011
Last comment by Lee Ann, on Nov 22, 2011 at 10:27 am | 2 comments | 795 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crowd gathers to honor Danville Marine killed in Afghanistan

Hundreds of people turned out Monday afternoon to honor the family of Joshua "Chachi" Corral, the 19-year-old Marine from...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2011
Last comment by American, on Nov 22, 2011 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 1025 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

SRV High grad killed in Afghanistan

A 19-year-old Marine from Danville was killed in Afghanistan Friday afternoon, according to Councilmember Mike Doyle. Joshua...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by jake, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:23 pm | 10 comments | 1313 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 | 642 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Thanksgiving wishes for 2012 "News" year

Dear Editor, Among the news service researchers, editors and conference board members there are many that are traveling...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Nov. 21, 2011
There are no comments yet. 677 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should Mary N Piepho rescind her written endorsement of Brian Dawson ?

Endorsed by Local leaders! "I've known Brian Dawson for a number of years now. I know him to be a compassionate leader...

Original post made by East County Watch on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:37 am | 28 comments | 1257 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville's Breakfast with Santa, an eighteen year tradition.... Hosted by the Danville Job's Daughters Annual

Danville: For the past 18 years the Danville Job's Daughters have proudly hosted the Breakfast with Santa event at the Danville...

Original post made by Danville Job\'s Daughters on Nov. 21, 2011
There are no comments yet. 999 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hundreds of protesters attend 'occupy Walnut Creek' rally

From 4 p.m. until around 6:30 p.m., protestors from Walnut Creek and surrounding towns lined the sidewalk at the intersection...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by The Equalizer, on Nov 21, 2011 at 9:17 am | 41 comments | 1472 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Streetwise: Servicemen reflect on Veterans Day

As Danville residents gear up for patriotic presentations and ceremonies, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Crow Canyon...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Steve Junko, on Nov 21, 2011 at 6:02 am | 1 comment | 919 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mt. Diablo crash determined to be a suicide

Friday's fatal accident on Mt. Diablo has now been deemed a suicide, according to the California Highway Patrol. Danville...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Casey, on Nov 19, 2011 at 9:26 am | 7 comments | 1678 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Muslim women reach out to Catholic Church for Christmas fundraiser

On Oct. 27, four Muslim women raised over $11,000 for several charitable efforts at St. Isidore Catholic Church. Funds raised...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2011
Last comment by Hal, on Nov 17, 2011 at 4:05 pm | 1 comment | 855 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hayashi, represented by attorney, skips court appearance

A state assemblywoman accused of shoplifting at a Neiman Marcus store in San Francisco's Union Square in October did not...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by Informed resident, on Nov 17, 2011 at 10:27 am | 10 comments | 833 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Are public meetings too late for community impact?

Dear Editor, This morning news service researchers circulated a study of public meetings in Contra Costa County that provided...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Nov. 13, 2011
Last comment by Dickita P, on Nov 16, 2011 at 6:06 pm | 8 comments | 786 Views

SPORTS

Wolves quarterback to be featured on ESPN at Florida invitational

Zach Kline will be headed to the Sunshine State over winter break, but not to take in the sun, surf and sand along Florida...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by endzone flyer, on Nov 16, 2011 at 4:12 pm | 21 comments | 1657 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2011 at 2:34 pm | 1 comment | 1289 Views

AROUND TOWN

Due to heavy Diablo Road corridor traffic, a Los Cerros Middle School bus was late again yesterday---and Danville is considering adding another 100 or more peak a.m. car-trips to the Diablo Road corridor?

The Los Cerros Middle School bus #8 that drives through the Diablo Road corridor was late to school--- 12 minutes late!---...

Original post made by Maryann Cella on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by East County Watch, on Nov 15, 2011 at 9:53 am | 47 comments | 2203 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Anti development group hires new laywer

The group fighting a proposed development on part of the former Magee Ranch has hired an attorney to help its case. Save...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by spinningwheels, on Nov 15, 2011 at 8:08 am | 8 comments | 818 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Register early for the Elf Workshop

Town of Danville will host an Elf Workshop from 9-11 a.m. or 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 10, at the Danville Community...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2011
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:55 am | 5 comments | 765 Views
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