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AROUND TOWN

Reservations due for Blackhawk Republican Women meeting

Howard Maccabee, Ph.D., M.D., will be the guest speaker at the Blackhawk Republican Women's meeting at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Apr 7, 2010 at 11:47 am | 3 comments | 896 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 | 840 Views

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Laptops stolen with John Muir patient health info

John Muir Health began notifying more than 5,000 patients on Monday of a potential breach in the security of their personal...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Apr 6, 2010 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 832 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Meet David Harmer tonight

Republican candidate David Harmer who is running for the 11th Congressional District seat will host a meet-and-greet tonight...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Apr 9, 2010 at 10:25 am | 2 comments | 1370 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 Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by sandra, on Apr 7, 2010 at 7:19 am | 1 comment | 1877 Views

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Learn about Iran from Danville couple

Immediately following the disputed national elections in Iran, Danville couple Nancy and Dan Adolphson, visited Iran as a...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Apr 7, 2010 at 3:58 pm | 4 comments | 994 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Roving to the top

The U12 Boys Mustang Rovers were champions of the Mustang Devil Mountain Tournament held in Danville on Aug. 30-31. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Anisha Kaul, on Apr 8, 2010 at 1:53 pm | 1 comment | 1318 Views

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New EBMUD facility to provide back-up supply in times of drought

After four decades of legal battles, public officials will celebrate the opening of a new water intake and pumping facility...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Mark Lewis, on Apr 8, 2010 at 2:13 pm | 1 comment | 1175 Views

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Danville owl finds home at museum

This barn owl, found in Danville in 1999, has made herself at home at Lindsey Wildlife Museum in Walnut Creek. Because she...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Apr 9, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 3 comments | 1201 Views

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Visit to Iran

Nancy and Dan Adolphson traveled to Iran last June with two goals in mind, they told the audience at the First Wednesday...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by William, on Apr 13, 2010 at 9:10 pm | 9 comments | 967 Views

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Opening of Mt. Diablo art exhibit today

Village Theatre Art Gallery is pleased to welcome its third exhibit, Mt. Diablo, with an opening reception tomorrow from...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by robinp, on Apr 9, 2010 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 876 Views

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Cast your vote for Reader's Choice

Now through May 19, Danville Express readers can vote for their favorite places to eat, drink, shop and spend time in the...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Apr 11, 2010 at 5:33 pm | 1 comment | 862 Views

AROUND TOWN

Have you seen the Oscar Mayer Weinermobile?

Looks like the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile recently made a stop at the Safeway at 3496 Camino Tassajara as spotted by YouTube...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by Clem, on Apr 17, 2010 at 12:04 pm | 7 comments | 1062 Views

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Unseasonable weather again delays opening of park water features

For the third week, April showers are to blame for the delay in opening the water features in Town parks. Typically open...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Apr 13, 2010 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments | 920 Views

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Firefighter tells of daring rescue from swift-moving creek

The firefighter who rescued a 74-year-old woman from the water Sunday after her family's car overturned into Walnut Creek...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Apr 13, 2010 at 6:13 pm | 3 comments | 1327 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Possible classified staff reductions on Tuesday's school board agenda

At Tuesday night's regularly scheduled meeting, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District will likely decide to reduce...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Alamoan, on Apr 18, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 27 comments | 1787 Views

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Moms pool resources to raise money for Haiti

Following the earthquake that devastated Haiti, three Danville moms decided to do something about it. One yard sale turned...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by katie, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 3 comments | 1036 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire department nominated for a Webby, launches iPhone app

Firedepartment.org -- the website of the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District -- is one of five government sites in...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Emily West, on Apr 14, 2010 at 11:29 am | 2 comments | 1197 Views

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District says classified staff reductions not a result of state budget cuts

A reduction of 1,072.5 classified employee hours may appear to be a sign of the dire times for education funding, but district...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Apr 17, 2010 at 8:09 am | 5 comments | 938 Views

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Civil War Living History Day to feature mock battle

The Civil War will come alive in an event later this month in San Ramon, complete with blazing guns and blaring cannons in...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Gina, on Apr 18, 2010 at 3:53 pm | 2 comments | 947 Views
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