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Alamo teen heading 'into thin air'

An 18-year-old from Alamo is hoping to be one of the youngest to ever climb Mount Everest, and his parents are backing him...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Susanne, on May 14, 2010 at 11:34 am | 6 comments | 5117 Views

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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 | 1518 Views

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Is Tesco Fresh & Easy ever going to open in Danville?

Would love to hear the latest. Does anyone know? It's a shame as the Diablo Rd. shopping center could really use something...

Original post made by Bill on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Bill, on Jul 26, 2010 at 11:53 am | 6 comments | 2504 Views

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Streetwise: What is your favorite Bay Area staycation?

When it comes time to find fun things to do that won't hurt your budget, a popular choice for many is a staycation. And why...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Jul 29, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 6 comments | 1961 Views

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Simpkins gets started as Danville's new police chief

To say that Danville's newest police chief is getting "settled" into his new role might not be the correct term. Just days...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 6, 2010 at 1:51 am | 6 comments | 1923 Views

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Streetwise: What local issue concerns you the most?

Streetwise reporter Stan Wharton decided to take this week's question to the Danville Rotary meeting at Faz Restaurant: ==B...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by A mom, on Sep 7, 2010 at 10:31 am | 6 comments | 1915 Views

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Bury My Heart at Wounded Drumstick

The juxtaposition of two recent articles in our local fishwrap... http://www.contracostatimes.com/ci_17100923?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com ht...

Original post made by the dogfather on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 26, 2011 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 7032 Views

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The coolest sport you've never tried

You may not know what it's called, but if you've watched a Nike commercial in the last few years, you've probably seen it:...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Tina, on Mar 14, 2011 at 8:38 pm | 6 comments | 2005 Views

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Chamber of Commerce commends community at award ceremony

The Danville business community stepped out in style Thursday night for the Danville Area Chamber of Commerce awards and...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Feb 21, 2011 at 8:40 pm | 6 comments | 1480 Views

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Excellent study: AIA profiles new fire house planning

Alamo Improvement Association ("AIA") has spent many months with the cooperation of SRV Fire District in defining the issues...

Original post made by Hal. CDSI Research on Mar. 1, 2011
Last comment by jake, on Mar 14, 2011 at 8:53 pm | 6 comments | 1400 Views

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Commissions approve Danville Hotel development plans

The Planning and Heritage Resource commissions unanimously approved final development plans for the Danville Hotel project...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by business owner, on Mar 27, 2011 at 8:22 pm | 6 comments | 1547 Views

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Saturday hike will view Magee Ranch area proposed for development

People concerned about a proposed development near Magee Ranch will have a chance to see the area from above on Saturday....

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2011
Last comment by Bella, on Mar 29, 2011 at 9:06 am | 6 comments | 1526 Views

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The Drought Is Over EBMUD Needs To Respond

Our water rates have risen astronomically, FAR outpacing inflation over the last few years, to of course invoke monetary...

Original post made by JRM on Mar. 30, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 1, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 6 comments | 1575 Views

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Town unveils 'Share Our Streets' campaign

"Share Our Streets," a joint effort by the town's transportation and police departments, targets the three main groups using...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Steven, on Jul 10, 2012 at 12:14 pm | 6 comments | 2366 Views

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Local volunteers help pack 100,000 meals for Somalia

Many people just reach for the remote when confronted with scenes of anguish or pleas for help in parts of the world suffering...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 19, 2011 at 8:50 am | 6 comments | 2158 Views

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2012 Recall efforts have begun

Dear Editor, Discovery Bay neighborhoods have approval to proceed with their RECALL petition for Brian Dawson, Discovery...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by [clarification], on Oct 17, 2011 at 9:02 am | 6 comments | 1601 Views

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Who are your readers' candidates for District 2 supervisor?

Dear Editor, May we, as readers, start a survey on the Express Forum for who voters would support as a candidate for District...

Original post made by Allied new services research on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Nov 22, 2011 at 4:46 pm | 6 comments | 2003 Views

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Dawson Recall Proponents Back at Safeway with Sheriff's OK

The recall proponents were again back at the Safeway shopping center. This time they were protected from the opponents harassment...

Original post made by Hypocrit on Feb. 5, 2012
Last comment by Flint's shadow, on Feb 6, 2012 at 11:02 am | 6 comments | 1334 Views

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5,900 motorists in Bay Area cited for cell phone violations last month, CHP reports

Cell phone calls, texts and other distractions on the road earned nearly 6,000 Bay Area motorists citations from the California...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on May 17, 2012 at 2:16 pm | 6 comments | 2416 Views

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School district hires new superintendent

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has a new superintendent, and Sacramento is mourning the loss of a much-loved...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Asian, on Jun 11, 2012 at 2:10 pm | 6 comments | 2368 Views
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