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Motorcyclist killed, car bursts into flame in multi-vehicle crash

A 31-year-old Walnut Creek motorcyclist was killed and a vehicle burst into flame in a multi-car crash on northbound Interstate...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by 680 Traveler, on Mar 25, 2013 at 4:18 pm | 7 comments | 3058 Views

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General Plan passes unanimously

After years of study and several months of public discussion, Danville's Town Council unanimously passed its controversial...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by truth in advertising, on Mar 28, 2013 at 5:43 pm | 21 comments | 2966 Views

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Brotherly love, from mountains to the Middle East

San Ramon Valley High grad Taylor Stanton traversed treacherous trails from dawn till dusk but the feat was nothing compared...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2013
Last comment by Bryan Welden, on Mar 24, 2013 at 9:25 pm | 1 comment | 3771 Views

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Inmate in Martinez Jail attempts suicide

An inmate in the Martinez Detention Facility is in intensive care tonight after apparently attempting suicide, a sheriff's...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Mar 25, 2013 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 1577 Views

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Mayor highlights successful partnerships, programs in State of the Town address

The town of Danville remains successful and financially solvent despite ongoing crises at the state level, Mayor Newell...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2013
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Mar 29, 2013 at 10:48 am | 3 comments | 2246 Views

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Supreme Court justices appear to favor cautious approach, narrow ruling on Prop 8

U.S. Supreme Court justices pondering the constitutionality of California's Proposition 8 appeared to favor a cautious approach...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2013
Last comment by Marrushi, on Mar 28, 2013 at 11:49 am | 3 comments | 1935 Views

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Landslide mitigation work under way at KB Homes development

During the approval process for Quail Ridge, geotechnical reports identified an area south of the planned development that...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Apr 15, 2013 at 12:24 pm | 17 comments | 5621 Views

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Dublin mayor enters race for State Assembly

The race for 16th Assembly District in 2014 looks to be a heated race among local mayors, as Dublin Mayor Tim Sbranti officially...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2013
Last comment by Sara, on Apr 11, 2013 at 7:55 am | 2 comments | 2362 Views

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Unemployment rates continue to drop

The California unemployment rate fell to 9.4 percent in March, down from 9.6 percent in February and well below a year ago...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Apr 27, 2013 at 9:07 am | 13 comments | 1981 Views

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More than 4,000 residents sign preservation initiative

A grassroots ballot initiative has made its way to the county as a citizens groups aims to strengthen voter rights on future...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by Derek , on Apr 26, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 10 comments | 2210 Views

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Planning Commission tables Magee Ranch proposal

After over four hours of testimony at its Tuesday meeting, Danville's Planning Commission did not recommend that the [http://www.ci.danville.ca.us/Planning/Development_Applications/...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by miSFit, on May 8, 2013 at 10:22 am | 22 comments | 3522 Views

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Contra Costa Meals on Wheels issues urgent funding appeal, may have to drop 200 seniors

Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa launched an urgent appeal for more donations, saying that a funding shortage could force...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on May 2, 2013 at 10:00 am | 27 comments | 2563 Views

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Age well and drive smart

Are you interested in becoming a better, safer and more alert driver in an interactive, fun, and dynamic setting? The "Age...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 25, 2013 at 9:57 am | 1 comment | 1807 Views

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Obituaries

Helen Maxine Peterson Read the full story here http://www.danvilleexpress.com/story.php?story_id=2541 posted Friday, January...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by , on May 1, 2013 at 2:49 pm | -1 comments | 1982 Views

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Pet of the Week: Uno

Meet Uno, the sweetest little Daschund mix you would ever want to meet. Uno is estimated to be about 4 years old and came...

Original post made on May. 2, 2013
Last comment by slm, on May 2, 2013 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 1693 Views

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Attend the AAUW Garden Tour and support women scholars

The 13th Annual AAUW Garden Tour will be held on Friday, May 10, and Saturday, May 11 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at five superb...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Lynn, on May 9, 2013 at 11:02 pm | 1 comment | 1673 Views

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Town officials concerned about San Ramon backing out of lobbying alliance

San Ramon recently opted out of a contract with Jordan Associates, a consultant group that arranged the Tri-Valley mayors'...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Waste of Tax dollars, on May 15, 2013 at 6:40 am | 3 comments | 1702 Views

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Unemployment rates keep dropping in Bay Area, state

The California unemployment rate fell to 9.0 percent in April, down from 9.4 percent in March and well below a year ago when...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Darrin, on May 23, 2013 at 11:31 am | 15 comments | 1836 Views

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Charges reduced for Pleasanton financier William Hogarty

What started out as an attempted murder charge wound up as a misdemeanor assault conviction for William Hogarty, the CEO...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on May 20, 2013 at 8:44 am | 1 comment | 1878 Views

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Suspicious package prompts downtown Livermore evacuation

Festivities surrounding the Amgen Tour of California Race were brought to a temporary halt by a bomb scare in downtown Livermore...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on May 20, 2013 at 8:55 am | 1 comment | 1739 Views
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