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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 | 752 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 | 772 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 | 758 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 | 1365 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 | 1500 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 | 756 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 | 1686 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 | 955 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 | 770 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 | 819 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 | 1476 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 | 996 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 | 725 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 | 1510 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 | 1140 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 | 791 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Danville author wins International Book Award

Mark Curtis, a local author and political reporter, recently won a 2010 International Book Award for his book, "Age of Obama:...

Original post made on May. 31, 2010
Last comment by George, on Jun 1, 2010 at 7:09 am | 3 comments | 3073 Views

AROUND TOWN

Up, up, up and away!

Residents from all over the San Ramon Valley gathered at the baseball fields at Central Park to witness six hot air balloons...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Jun 2, 2010 at 11:11 am | 2 comments | 955 Views

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Contra Costa County fair fun begins Thursday

For many, the start of summer comes with a trip to the county fair, with attractions like concerts, animals, exhibits and...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Jun 3, 2010 at 5:03 pm | 3 comments | 854 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DUI arrests up, fatalities down during CHP's holiday enforcement period

Fatalities are down and DUI arrests are up both statewide and in the Bay Area as of Monday morning during the California...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Cliff, on Jun 6, 2010 at 9:29 am | 6 comments | 1298 Views
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