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2011 Danville Express Readers Choice winners

2011 Danville Express Readers Choice winners Read the full story here http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=7052...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Danville Service Center, on Sep 21, 2012 at 10:48 pm | 4 comments | 695 Views

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Slain CHP officer's organs help four recipients, funeral planned for Thursday

The California Highway Patrol officer killed in a shooting on Interstate Highway 680 last week near Alamo is being hailed...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2012
Last comment by cody dollar, on Sep 21, 2012 at 5:18 pm | 4 comments | 1072 Views

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Walmart grand opening scheduled for Wednesday

The Bay Area's first Walmart Neighborhood Market will officially open on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 9100 Alcosta Boulevard (inside...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Beth, on Sep 21, 2012 at 6:01 am | 7 comments | 1140 Views

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Cheers and checks at Walmart grand opening

A large crowd of eager shoppers gathered early Wednesday morning to celebrate the opening of San Ramon's first Walmart Neighborhood...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Sweeties, on Sep 20, 2012 at 7:42 pm | 3 comments | 1058 Views

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Officer is kilted to kick cancer

Two years ago, Danville Police motor officer Jason Hoschouer was relaxing at the Scottish Games in Pleasanton with San Francisco...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Sep 20, 2012 at 8:53 am | 3 comments | 1099 Views

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Local attorney linked to 'dirty DUI' case

A San Ramon attorney has been indicted after being linked to the "dirty DUI" case that led to the arrest of police officers...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by ron, on Sep 19, 2012 at 12:10 pm | 2 comments | 995 Views

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Son of moneyball

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3949 Raucous Caucus], Tom Cushing takes a break from...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Sep 19, 2012 at 11:59 am | 3 comments | 837 Views

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Shape the future of waste and recycling services

Central Conta Costa Solid Waste Authority and the town of Danville will host a public workshop to gather feedback on current...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Bernie, on Sep 18, 2012 at 4:44 pm | 2 comments | 899 Views

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Danville dentist on a mission to help orphans in Africa

A Danville dentist is headed for Africa to literally bring smiles to people in Uganda. Dr. Mark Nadler is headed to his seventh...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Diane, on Sep 17, 2012 at 7:11 pm | 6 comments | 1116 Views

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Health care workers to be required to get flu shot

Health care workers in Contra Costa County will have to "practice what we preach" beginning this flu season, county health...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Derek the Healthy, on Sep 17, 2012 at 2:02 pm | 7 comments | 1042 Views

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'Ultimate organizer' honored as Alamo citizen of the year

Rotary Club of Alamo awarded its 28th citizen of the year award Sunday, honoring a long-time Alamo resident who has served...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Theresa , on Sep 17, 2012 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 1113 Views

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Missing Village High teenager believed to be one of two found dead in Newark motel

A missing Pleasanton teenager is believed to be the young woman found dead Friday afternoon in a Newark motel along with...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Andrea Calamoneri, on Sep 17, 2012 at 10:26 am | 3 comments | 1292 Views

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Valley gathers for Sept. 11 rememberance

Twelve years ago, Sept. 11 was just an ordinary day, maybe somebody's birthday or wedding anniversary. Now, it marks a point...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by David, on Sep 14, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 6 comments | 726 Views

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Concord teen identified in fatal crash Sunday morning

County officials have identified oncord resident Brandon Rosevear, 18, as the first victim in Sunday morning's fiery crash...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by joey carlson, on Sep 14, 2012 at 1:04 pm | 3 comments | 1377 Views

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Thousands attend funeral services for CHP Officer Youngstrom

A few thousand law enforcement officers, government officials and community members gathered in Vacaville Thursday morning...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by bz, on Sep 14, 2012 at 9:33 am | 1 comment | 1155 Views

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Streetwise: Volunteering

From soup kitchens to animal shelters, there are loads of volunteer opportunities for altruistic residents. This week, Roving...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Alamo resident, on Sep 14, 2012 at 7:33 am | 1 comment | 1081 Views

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House built on a sand foundation

As the general public hems and haws over the Republican and Democratic national conventions, Tom Cushing encourages readers...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by JJ, on Sep 13, 2012 at 11:16 am | 8 comments | 1010 Views

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State superintendent urges investing in students as fall election nears

The head of the California Department of Education, Tom Torlakson, made remarks and spoke on a panel at the Public Policy...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 11, 2012 at 11:38 pm | 7 comments | 956 Views

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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 Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by frankly, on Sep 11, 2012 at 12:12 pm | 3 comments | 811 Views

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Man arrested in fatal crash, one woman killed, one woman injured

A Walnut Creek man has been arrested Saturday evening following a crash that killed one adult woman and severely injured...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 11, 2012 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 825 Views
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