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Danville Readers Choice 2010 Winners

We asked for your favorite places to shop, eat and be in the Danville area and you came out in full force and voted for the...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by high on front st, on Jul 1, 2010 at 8:49 am | 7 comments | 1429 Views

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Of writing and motherhood

As a mom, it can be tough to balance life, let alone working towards a long-held passion. Yet, by combining the two, local...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
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Streetwise: What do you like about the Danville farmers' market?

Streetwise reporter Stan Wharton stepped out for some sunshine and fresh produce to query some locals. There he asked, ==B...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by tom, on Jul 6, 2010 at 10:01 am | 16 comments | 1217 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 Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by Windsor rose, on Jul 7, 2010 at 1:14 am | 16 comments | 2666 Views

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Seniors are invited to Prime Time on Tuesdays

Prime Time is for seniors and meets from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., every Tuesday, at Community Presbyterian Church, 222 W. El Pintado,...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jun 29, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 687 Views

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West Nile could be headed to Contra Costa County

Officials in Contra Costa County are asking people to be on the lookout for dead birds and neglected swimming pools as part...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Treetop, on Jun 30, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 3 comments | 988 Views

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Pat Burgess named Rotarian of the Year

Local Realtor Pat Burgess was recently named the Rotarian of the Year by the Danville Sycamore Rotary Club. She has served...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2010
Last comment by Paul Raja, on Jul 5, 2010 at 6:57 am | 2 comments | 1038 Views

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Alamo Concerts in the Park start tonight

Alamo Parks and Recreation presents the 2010 Summer Concert Series in Livorna Park. This four concert series features live...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Jul 1, 2010 at 11:59 am | 2 comments | 1538 Views

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Fire crews train at Camp Parks

More than 250 firefighters from seven counties -- including some from the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District -- fought...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2010
Last comment by sam, on Jul 1, 2010 at 7:54 am | 2 comments | 744 Views

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Police investigate shooting after alleged teen party Saturday night

Police are investigating what is being called a "promiscuous shooting" that occurred during an alleged teen party around...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Jul 5, 2010 at 7:14 am | 10 comments | 1185 Views

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Docs delay payment to help quadriplegic's companion

When Duke, a chocolate Lab companion dog to quadriplegic Ken Quilici, desperately needed surgery, veterinarians offered a...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by Dr DeLano, on Jul 1, 2010 at 10:25 am | 1 comment | 1156 Views

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Bicyclist injured on I-680 on-ramp in Alamo

A bicyclist was taken to a hospital after being struck by a car on an Interstate Highway 680 on-ramp in Alamo this morning,...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by drew, on Jul 8, 2010 at 9:56 am | 18 comments | 982 Views

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Don't forget that the 4th of July parade starts later this year

Kiwanis Club of San Ramon Valley will host the Fourth of July Parade starting at 11 a.m. (note the new time), Sunday, July...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 1, 2010 at 12:21 pm | 1 comment | 728 Views

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Docs delay payment to help quadriplegic's companion

When Duke, a chocolate Lab companion dog to quadriplegic Ken Quilici, desperately needed surgery, veterinarians offered a...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Claudia, on Jul 2, 2010 at 10:03 am | 1 comment | 720 Views

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Streetwise: What does the Fourth of July weekend mean for you?

In the days leading up to Danville's big Fourth of July parade and festivities, Streetwise reporter Stan Wharton hits Hartz...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2010
Last comment by Duffy, on Jul 5, 2010 at 8:19 am | 4 comments | 784 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney introduces bill to fight outsourcing

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th District) has introduced a bill to stop outsourcing by cracking down on what he calls...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by DaveB, on Jul 9, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 28 comments | 1351 Views

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Crowds cheer for Kiwanis 4th of July Parade

Bands, colorful marching units and red, white and blue spectators enjoyed today's Fourth of July Parade in Danville presented...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by agree, on Jul 10, 2010 at 11:25 am | 27 comments | 953 Views

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Work ready to begin on Vets Hall reconstruction

A groundbreaking took place in front of the Veterans Memorial Building in Danville on Friday morning, complete with the traditional...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by Michele, on Jul 8, 2010 at 5:26 pm | 7 comments | 984 Views

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Cigarette tax initative could be on 2012 ballot

Backers of a state initiative that would increase cigarette taxes by $1 a pack to provide more than $500 million a year to...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by OldHenry, on Jul 6, 2010 at 5:12 pm | 5 comments | 842 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Subway franchise headed to high schools

In an effort to keep kids on campus and feed them more efficiently, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District board unanimously...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Duke, on Jul 13, 2010 at 4:25 pm | 28 comments | 4984 Views
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