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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Lawsuit says state's education financing system is unconstitutional

A group of individuals, state education associations, and school districts throughout California announced this morning that...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on May 21, 2010 at 8:03 am | 2 comments | 1392 Views

RESTAURANTS

Popular bistro closes

Lisa B's, a popular restaurant located in the old Danville Hotel on Hartz Avenue, closed its doors for good last Thursday...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by Lisa Burton, on May 24, 2010 at 12:01 am | 1 comment | 2602 Views

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Past and future come together at Rock & Roll Recital

Some musical history and some possible musical futures are headed to Danville Wednesday, May 26 as Chester Farrow's Rock...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by SALLY, on May 26, 2010 at 10:08 am | 3 comments | 1213 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free memory screening for seniors today

Danville Senior Services offers free memory screening today from 9:30-11:30 a.m., Monday, May 24. Four appointment times...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on May 24, 2010 at 9:16 pm | 5 comments | 897 Views

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Work begins on Vasco Road to help improve its 'treacherous' reputation

Construction crews broke ground Monday on the first phase of the Vasco Road Safety Improvement Project in eastern Contra...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by alyson colton, on May 25, 2010 at 8:34 pm | 2 comments | 807 Views

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'Dalai Lama Renaissance' tonight

At the edge of the Millennium, the Dalai Lama of Tibet invited 40 of the West's leading, most innovative thinkers to his...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Amory Gutierrez, Danville Express, on May 27, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 3 comments | 818 Views

AROUND TOWN

Planning Commission to meet tonight

Danville Planning Commission will meet tonight at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 25, at Town Meeting Hall, 201 Front St., Danville....

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 25, 2010 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 814 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 May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Concerned, on May 25, 2010 at 8:58 pm | 2 comments | 1532 Views

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Moths, maggots found in packaged almonds at Lucky Supermarket in San Ramon

A Dublin woman is accusing Lucky Supermarket in San Ramon of dropping the ball -- twice -- when she discovered moths and...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Gruff but Lovable Ben, on May 27, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 11 comments | 1628 Views

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Tonight's Planning Commission meeting is canceled

The Town of Danville's Planning Commission meeting, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in the Town Meeting Hall, was canceled. It was...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Emily West, on May 25, 2010 at 5:22 pm | 2 comments | 810 Views

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District signs on with SunPower for school solar installation

After a fairly lengthy discussion Tuesday night, San Ramon Valley Unified School District board members voted to approve...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by James Robert Seidel, on Oct 5, 2011 at 9:52 pm | 35 comments | 1931 Views

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Celebrate art, wind and fun this weekend

Central Park will be booming this Memorial Day holiday weekend for the popular Art & Wind Festival. This year, festivities...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 31, 2010 at 7:03 pm | 9 comments | 997 Views

AROUND TOWN

Share your pictures with the community

Whether it's a shot from the latest Little League game, a breaking news story or a picture from your latest travels, you...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Miranda Momma, on May 26, 2010 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 808 Views

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Schedule an appointment to donate blood

American Red Cross will host a public blood drive from 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Thursday, May 27, at Bishop Ranch, 2682 Camino...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by guynextdoor, on May 26, 2010 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 865 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stone Valley middle schooler seeks ambassadorship

A 12-year-old from Stone Valley Middle School wants to be a European ambassador. Anna Nunes isn't jumping the gun. The seventh...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Alan, on Jun 3, 2010 at 12:34 am | 6 comments | 1661 Views

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Neighbors come together to help ducklings

A group of neighbors recently helped save eight ducklings that had fallen down a storm drain on Deer Meadow Drive in Blackhawk....

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Williams, on May 27, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 4 comments | 1042 Views

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Streetwise: What can veterans tell us about their military service for Memorial Day?

In honor of Memorial Day, Stan Wharton sought Streetwise responses from some local veterans at the American Legion Post 246...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 28, 2010 at 7:13 am | 1 comment | 770 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Race to Nowhere' adds second show in Danville

Advanced placement classes in every subject. Hours of homework every night. The push get a perfect 2400 on the SAT and attend...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by A Teacher, on May 31, 2010 at 12:45 pm | 14 comments | 1639 Views

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Three vying to become Contra Costa County District Attorney

Three candidates are competing to become the next Contra Costa County district attorney, replacing Robert Kochly, who took...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Barbara, on Jul 16, 2010 at 9:47 am | 4 comments | 1209 Views

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Rain hits the San Ramon Valley

Unseasonable rain led to slick roads around the area, which may have led to what appears to be a solo spin-out on Bishop...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Dwight Howard, on May 28, 2010 at 7:20 pm | 1 comment | 841 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 544 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 452 views

Mark Twain drinking wine?
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 332 views