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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 | 1007 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 | 718 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 | 2765 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 | 873 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 | 769 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 | 1080 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Sam, on Jun 4, 2010 at 2:20 pm | 3 comments | 1588 Views

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MJ Mc Colgan plans to retire from golf this year

MJ Mc Colgan has recently announced his retirement from golf, with his final event taking place in September. The 27-year-old...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Edward Indelicato, on Jun 1, 2010 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 975 Views

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School budget forecast looks gloomy for 2011-12

A difference in calculations could lead to the loss of $1.3 million to the San Ramon Valley Unified School District, according...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Jun 4, 2010 at 9:17 am | 11 comments | 1163 Views

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McNerney to hold 'Congress at Your Corner' Friday in Danville

Congressman Jerry McNerney (11th District) will be meting with residents at "Congress at Your Corner" from 2 to 3 p.m., Friday,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by NationalHealthHorrorStories, on Jun 12, 2010 at 8:57 pm | 60 comments | 1417 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town names contractor for Veterans Memorial Building project

The renovation of downtown's Veterans Memorial Building is one step closer as the Danville Town Council unanimously approved...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Jun 4, 2010 at 8:56 am | 6 comments | 946 Views

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Report shows decline in Bay Area employment since last year

Statistics released Wednesday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics show that employment in non-farm jobs in the Bay Area...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 10, 2010 at 10:15 am | 3 comments | 896 Views

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Streetwise: What will you miss most about high school?

As high school graduation nears, Stan Wharton went to San Ramon Valley High School to interview seniors. This week's Streetwise...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Jun 7, 2010 at 9:07 am | 5 comments | 1165 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest Bay Point man in May 20 shooting

A 22-year-old Bay Point man was arrested June 2 in connection with a shooting of a Danville resident May 20, according to...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Innocent Until Proven?, on Jun 8, 2010 at 9:14 pm | 4 comments | 1346 Views

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Leadership San Ramon Valley graduates 19th class

Twenty-seven community members celebrated the completion of the 10-month Leadership San Ramon Valley class. The goal of the...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by willy T, on Jun 6, 2010 at 11:07 am | 2 comments | 1037 Views

AROUND TOWN

Save Mount Diablo purchases and prospers in 2009

Tough economic times made 2009 a challenging year for Save Mount Diablo, but the group made it through with money in the...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 8, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 2 comments | 862 Views

SPORTS

Adoptable bunnies descend on the local SPCA Saturday

Rabbits are popular gifts around Easter, but many soon learn that they're not the easiest of pets. On Saturday, the East...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by vanessa, on Jun 8, 2010 at 10:25 am | 1 comment | 1167 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crime drops in Danville for first half of 2010

Crime in Danville is down for the first half of 2010, according to Police Chief Chris Wenzel. In a recent report to the Town...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 16, 2010 at 8:48 am | 12 comments | 1383 Views

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Cashing in on crime

"Hi, my name is Neal. I'm into death." Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6158 posted...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Emily, on Jun 14, 2011 at 1:00 pm | 3 comments | 829 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Harmer happy with GOP lead for 11th Congressional District nomination

Although Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton), facing no opposition for the Democrat Party nomination for election to...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Esther Wiens, on Jun 12, 2010 at 6:55 pm | 16 comments | 1161 Views
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