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Governor proclaims drought state of emergency

Gov. Jerry Brown Friday proclaimed a drought state of emergency in what is expected to be the driest year on record in California. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 3, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 8 comments | 3517 Views

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Fallen BART sergeant killed by single shot to chest

An autopsy has determined that BART police Sgt. Tom "Tommy" Smith died from a single gunshot wound to his chest, an Alameda...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2014
Last comment by Eleuthere Irinee, on Jan 26, 2014 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 4171 Views

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Alamo man convicted of manslaughter for neighbor's 2012 death

A jury in Martinez convicted an Alamo man Friday of voluntary manslaughter for the death of a next-door neighbor with whom...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by Tracy, on Jan 27, 2014 at 1:36 pm | 3 comments | 5989 Views

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Danville mayor reflects on 2013, looks ahead at 2014

Danville Mayor Robert Storer highlighted recent town achievements and looked forward to the plans for this year during his...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by local, on Feb 12, 2014 at 9:48 am | 15 comments | 2356 Views

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BART ID's officer who fatally shot colleague in Dublin search

BART Police Chief Kenton Rainey Monday confirmed that Det. Michael Maes, a law enforcement veteran, was the officer who fatally...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jan 28, 2014 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 1565 Views

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Small rainstorm expected to hit Bay Area midweek

Much-needed rain will be arriving in the Bay Area this week, but a forecaster said Monday that it won't be enough to quell...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by ancient mariner, on Jan 29, 2014 at 8:12 am | 2 comments | 2981 Views

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No fireworks in San Ramon for 2014 Independence Day

Plans to bring fireworks back to San Ramon for the Fourth of July were shot down by the city's Parks & Community Services...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2014
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Feb 18, 2014 at 2:17 pm | 10 comments | 4673 Views

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Danville council to debate parking restrictions in neighborhood near SRVHS

The Danville Town Council is set to debate Tuesday (Feb. 18) whether to restrict parking on Glen Road northwest of San Ramon...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2014
Last comment by garage service, on Apr 8, 2014 at 8:18 am | 7 comments | 4419 Views

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Funding questions loom over California high-speed rail plan

Seeking to comply with a legislative requirement, the agency charged with building California's high-speed-rail system last...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2014
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Feb 28, 2014 at 10:46 am | 26 comments | 6027 Views

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Rare, polio-like virus striking Bay Area children

A polio-like illness has stricken 25 children in California, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital officials announced at a...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2014
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Feb 28, 2014 at 3:12 pm | 2 comments | 5069 Views

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San Ramon council nixes Independence Day fireworks

Area residents will have to travel to some other neighboring city if they want to see a fireworks display this Fourth of...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2014
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 5, 2014 at 7:15 pm | 8 comments | 2307 Views

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Danville man among SFPD officers indicted in federal probe

Five San Francisco police officers, including one who hails from Danville, and a former officer have been indicted on charges...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 5, 2014 at 10:41 am | 3 comments | 2719 Views

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Theft reports, alcohol arrests lead Danville PD call log

The Danville Police Department provides the Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2014
Last comment by Julia is Whack, on Mar 4, 2014 at 7:35 am | 3 comments | 2111 Views

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Danville council to receive drought update

Danville residents will have an opportunity to learn more about the local impacts of California's drought conditions during...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2014
Last comment by dbrower, on Mar 7, 2014 at 2:57 pm | 3 comments | 1261 Views

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Storer to give State of the Town address

Danville Mayor Robert Storer will give his State of the Town address on March 27, updating the community on town activities...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2014
Last comment by RUkidding, on Mar 10, 2014 at 8:49 pm | 9 comments | 1834 Views

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Faria developer offers new changes to plan

The Faria Preserve project saw another round of changes at the San Ramon Planning Commission on Tuesday night, prompting...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Mar 6, 2014 at 12:03 pm | 2 comments | 1626 Views

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Danville teen killed in crash on Highway 24 in Lafayette

A 17-year-old Danville boy was killed in a solo car crash on state Highway 24 in Lafayette this morning, a fire captain said....

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2014
Last comment by Diane, on Mar 7, 2014 at 4:51 pm | 4 comments | 2792 Views

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Danville council receives water supply update

California's water supply has reached a "crisis situation" amid drought conditions, but the outlook for Danville and some...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by Fed Up, on Mar 12, 2014 at 10:18 am | 5 comments | 2466 Views

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Pleasanton-based Safeway merging with Albertsons

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for the Tri-Valley, Safeway Inc. and Albertsons announced a merger agreement...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Mar 13, 2014 at 1:21 pm | 3 comments | 2268 Views

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Danville council to debate new Lawrence Road stop sign

The Danville Town Council on Tuesday (March 18) is set to consider authorizing a new three-way stop sign at Lawrence Road...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2014
Last comment by RUkidding, on Mar 20, 2014 at 11:23 am | 7 comments | 5160 Views
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