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Diablo Views: In a bookstore near you

There's a new book out called, "No, I Don't Want to Join a Book Club: Diary of a Sixtieth Year," by British novelist Virginia...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Apr 4, 2008 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 1681 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hayward man steals mail from Valley residents to pay bills, open credit cards

A Hayward man was arrested last week when a search of his home netted several stolen pieces of mail from residents in the...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by Jenny at Mail Boss, on Jul 12, 2011 at 1:04 pm | 1 comment | 1681 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1681 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Danville author takes critical look at Catholic Church

Danville author Harry G. Michaels has announced the nationwide release of his newest work, "Reflections on the Pedagogy of...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Jul 12, 2014 at 7:36 am | 9 comments | 1681 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Business park 'plagued' by thefts

While auto burglaries are fairly common in San Ramon, employees at one office park have fallen victim to a rash of thefts...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2012
Last comment by Jane, on Feb 2, 2012 at 2:41 pm | 10 comments | 1680 Views

AROUND TOWN

Happy Birthday Danville!

Towns across the United States that share the name "Danville" have been sending congratulations to our town as we turn 150...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2008
Last comment by Sharon Petersen, on Jul 3, 2008 at 7:15 pm | 1 comment | 1679 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Buchanan talks about state budget OK'd early Thursday

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D., Alamo), weary from the long and arduous state budget process, said Thursday she was pleased...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by rob, on Feb 22, 2009 at 12:58 am | 3 comments | 1679 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tri-Valley University brought students and spouses into U.S.

Tri-Valley University not only brought students over to Pleasanton on illegal visas, but many of those students brought their...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2011
Last comment by Satish Chandra, on Feb 9, 2011 at 2:41 pm | 6 comments | 1679 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hartz Avenue institution closing after 30 years

La Ultima, the New Mexican restaurant which has occupied a prime Hartz Avenue locale for 32 years, will officially shut its...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2011
Last comment by Carol, on May 6, 2011 at 4:01 pm | 5 comments | 1679 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board incumbents poised for new terms; challenger concedes

The San Ramon Valley school board appears on its way to seeing three current board members return to the dais, if the voting...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Janey, on Nov 16, 2014 at 8:29 pm | 4 comments | 1679 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kraft, Samsung move to San Ramon

Bishop Ranch announced two high-profile tenants Monday, Kraft Foods and Samsung Electronics, totaling 32,000 square feet....

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 25, 2012 at 6:04 am | 1 comment | 1678 Views

AROUND TOWN

Attend the LAFCO Meeting, August 7, 2008

On August 7, 2008, Contra Costa Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO), will present incorporation study results in a...

Original post made by Sandra Wills on Jul. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1677 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council members seeking re-election

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen, Vice Mayor Newell Arnerich and Councilman Mike Doyle announced last week that they will...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2008
Last comment by Judy Gilchrist, on Jul 23, 2008 at 8:02 am | 2 comments | 1676 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'No hard feelings' after Alamo woman crashes into home

An Alamo woman backing out of her driveway yesterday morning lost control and accelerated into a neighbor's home across the...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Just so you know, on Feb 1, 2010 at 4:36 pm | 3 comments | 1675 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mayor's Morning highlights crime prevention, redevelopment

"My philosophy (towards criminals) is 'you don't mess with Danville residents,'" said Police Chief Steve Simpkins. At Father...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 14, 2011 at 9:14 pm | 4 comments | 1675 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Cracking the Code' wins Intel Science Talent Search

Danville resident and Venture student Evan O'Dorney, 17, won the top award of $100,000 from the Intel Foundation for his...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2011
Last comment by Marie, on Mar 19, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 14 comments | 1675 Views

AROUND TOWN

Poppies and parasailing

The views from Mount Diablo on Saturday included this parasailer gliding in leisure back down into the Valley. Photo by Joe...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2008
Last comment by Don Copland, on Apr 16, 2008 at 11:16 am | 3 comments | 1674 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who should replace Dennis Barry?

Dear neighbors, Our Sunday e-exchanges repeatedly focused on balanced development of communities and regions including...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Apr. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1674 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Schools prepare for deep cuts

The school board was handed a possible script for the pending deep cuts, at its meeting Feb. 10, and few programs were left...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Feb 16, 2009 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 1674 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 Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by SUE, on Sep 14, 2010 at 8:47 pm | 3 comments | 1674 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 529 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 432 views

Mark Twain drinking wine?
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 319 views