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Streetwise: What are your plans for the holidays?

As Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanza (or Festivus, for Seinfeld fans) approach, many residents are solidifying their plans for...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Notta Burglar, on Dec 18, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 3 comments | 1475 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Blackhawk woman arrested in conection with illegal Newark pot store

A Blackhawk area resident was arrested during a Bureau of Narcotics Enforcement search Wednesday afternoon, according to...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 16, 2011 at 7:56 pm | 20 comments | 2459 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Big bong battle

A battle is brewing between Cigarette City and Pleasanton officials about bongs, glass pipes ostensibly used for tobacco...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Dec 16, 2011 at 4:25 pm | 3 comments | 735 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why Doesn't President Obama Call in National Guard to stop Occupy protestors from closing Port of Oakland?

President Obama took an oath to support and follow the Constitution and all laws. Why, then, does he not call in the National...

Original post made by Danville on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by frustrated conservative, on Dec 15, 2011 at 4:08 pm | 16 comments | 2511 Views

SPORTS

Danville Little Leaague 2012 Registration Now Open

Are you ready for some Baseball?? Registration for the 2012 Season of Danville Little League is now open for ages 5-18, TBall...

Original post made by Cyndee Ragan on Dec. 15, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1823 Views

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Question re Town Forum: How to follow subsequent Replies to comments?

First Issue -- no NOTIFICATIONS of followup comments: I might be missing something obvious, but I have question about participating...

Original post made by psmacintosh on Dec. 12, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Dec 14, 2011 at 8:06 pm | 5 comments | 1197 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Thanks To Beverly Lane

The recent article about the Povda history is just another example of how much I appreciate Ms. Lane's efforts to document...

Original post made by JRM on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 14, 2011 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 1579 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Opponents band together to stop Norris Canyon freeway project

It didn't take long for opponents of a proposed HOV/Bus access between Norris Canyon and Interstate 680 to organize. They...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by Jim Gibbon, on Dec 12, 2011 at 4:57 pm | 8 comments | 1111 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Presenting the Past: Ruby Podva, Danville's postmaster

Postmasters were important to growing villages throughout the West. Sometimes, as with Danville, a name was chosen for the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Dec 10, 2011 at 9:57 am | 4 comments | 1681 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Girls Chorus will present its winter concert tomorrow

Celebrate the joy of the holiday season with the Danville Girls Chorus at their annual winter concert "Simple Songs of Peace"...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by collins, on Dec 9, 2011 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 869 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Chinese restaurant robbed at gunpoint

An armed robber held up Gold Chopstick Chinese restaurant in Pleasanton on Dec. 3 but didn't get any money from the register....

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by collins, on Dec 9, 2011 at 1:34 pm | 8 comments | 931 Views

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Danville announces technology push for iGATE, small businesses

Two months after outgoing Mayor Karen Stepper alluded to it in a public forum, the town of Danville has announced its push...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2011
Last comment by Danville Grandma, on Dec 9, 2011 at 1:02 pm | 9 comments | 1149 Views

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Board of Education to discuss possible bond measure

The potential bond measure would pay for construction, modernization and possibly solar power at several schools, most notably...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Dec 9, 2011 at 12:48 pm | 12 comments | 1179 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville PD recommends registering alarm systems before Jan. 1, 2012

Residents and businesses in Danville are being encouraged by town officials to register their residential or commercial alarms...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2011
Last comment by Judith, on Dec 8, 2011 at 8:06 pm | 10 comments | 1061 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alarm permits are available online for Danville residents

Town of Danville has begun to implement a new [http://danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=6794 ordinance]targeting...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Duffy , on Dec 8, 2011 at 11:26 am | 1 comment | 726 Views

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Admiration and accolades at mayor's installation and community awards

Pride in volunteerism was the theme of Tuesday night's mayoral installation and community service awards, as town officials...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by tom, on Dec 8, 2011 at 8:41 am | 2 comments | 894 Views

SPORTS

Danville Little League 2012 Registration Now Open

Are you ready for some Baseball?? Registration for the 2012 Season of Danville Little League is now open for ages 5-18,...

Original post made by Cyndee Ragan on Dec. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 998 Views

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Fire causes significant damage to East Prospect shop

A single alarm fire caused significant damage to a clothing boutique on East Prospect Avenue Monday night, San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by who me?, on Dec 8, 2011 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 871 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mt. Diablo beacon lighting commemorates 70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

One night a year, a beacon atop Mount Diablo is lit at sunset and shines all night in memory of Pearl Harbor Day. Survivors...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 8, 2011 at 6:24 am | 1 comment | 810 Views

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Danville Rotary Donates $500 to USA Together

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On Monday, November 28, 2011, Bob Chace, President of Danville Rotary, presented a check for $500...

Original post made by Valerie Vicente on Dec. 7, 2011
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