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Mount Diablo fire out, state park to re-open Monday

Crews have extinguished the Morgan Fire at Mount Diablo State Park after it charred an estimated 3,133 acres since it started...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by Kerri , on Sep 16, 2013 at 7:57 am | 1 comment | 1452 Views

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Hundreds attend funeral for Danville teen killed in crash

Hundreds of community members packed a San Ramon church on Tuesday to remember 17-year-old Robert Orlando, who died in a...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2013
Last comment by becky, on Sep 15, 2013 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 1106 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Time is of the essence for Pink Plate, breast cancer screenings

I was diagnosed with breast cancer on June 26, 2011. I had my mammogram and the professional who read the film spotted something...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Jun. 28, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 15, 2013 at 12:56 pm | 1 comment | 1412 Views

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Mount Diablo fire 90 percent contained; investigators suspect human activity sparked blaze

Crews are taming the Morgan Fire, which has charred an estimated 3,133 acres in and around Mount Diablo State Park since...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 13, 2013 at 11:02 am | 2 comments | 1747 Views

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Streetwise: Morning routines

Do you put your pants on one leg at a time or hop in? Brush your teeth before having a morning cuppa joe or skip breakfast...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 13, 2013 at 9:29 am | 2 comments | 1316 Views

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Syria: What now?

Syria's use of chemical weapons is up for discussion in this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4683...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2013
Last comment by Trisha, on Sep 13, 2013 at 8:21 am | 10 comments | 1454 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglar hits fire station as crews battle Morgan fire

Firefighters returned to Fire Station No. 7 at 1050 Walnut Ave. in Walnut Creek on Sunday evening after battling the wildfire...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 12, 2013 at 3:53 pm | 7 comments | 1625 Views

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Mount Diablo fire 90 percent contained

Crews are taming the Morgan Fire, which has charred an estimated 3,133 acres in and around Mount Diablo State Park since...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Sep 12, 2013 at 1:35 pm | 1 comment | 867 Views

AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: Evacuations lifted as firefighters continue to battle 'Morgan fire,' now 70 percent contained

Mandatory evacuations for residents in the area of the 3,243-acre Morgan fire were lifted Tuesday afternoon and most roads...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Sep 12, 2013 at 9:45 am | 4 comments | 1097 Views

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Streetwise: Farewells

Stan Wharton has spent several years combing the streets of Danville, discussing politics, happenings, opinions and everything...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2013
Last comment by FanDanville, on Sep 11, 2013 at 5:04 pm | 5 comments | 1485 Views

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Fire near Mt. Diablo burns 800 acres, evacuations ordered

A grass fire in the Clayton area of Contra Costa County has grown to 800 acres and remains only around 10 percent contained...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by Karen, on Sep 11, 2013 at 2:18 pm | 17 comments | 3499 Views

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6 cars burn in fire at Livermore Premium Outlets

Six vehicles were damaged yesterday in a parking lot fire at Livermore Premium Outlets in a blaze and column of smoke that...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 10, 2013 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 1395 Views

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UPDATE: Morgan fire chars 3,700 acres; 20 percent contained

The Morgan fire has charred 3,718 acres near Mount Diablo and is about 20 percent contained. No homes have burned but one...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 10, 2013 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 1356 Views

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Obituaries

Madolyn Olofson Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4223 posted Friday, March 7, 2008,...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2008
Last comment by Shannan Cambern , on Sep 9, 2013 at 7:43 pm | 16 comments | 6967 Views

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Ruling sparks fresh hope for high-speed-rail critics

A fresh verdict from a Sacramento County judge threatens the one source of money that high-speed-rail officials felt was...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Sep 9, 2013 at 3:28 pm | 4 comments | 1422 Views

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West Nile Virus found in third bird in Danville

The Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District announced that an American Crow infected with West Nile virus was found...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by FanDanville, on Sep 9, 2013 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 4692 Views

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BART management, unions trade barbs instead of meeting

With only five weeks left before a 60-day cooling off period expires, negotiators for BART management and its labor unions...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Sep 9, 2013 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 3543 Views

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Exec tells paper City Center will break ground in 2014

City Center might break ground "sooner rather than later." The long-awaited project that would create a downtown for San...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 9, 2013 at 9:28 am | 5 comments | 3939 Views

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Jury convicts former sheriff's deputy in Danville 'dirty DUI' case

Stephen Tanabe, 50, of Alamo, was found guilty in federal court of one count of conspiracy, three counts of wire fraud and...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2013
Last comment by Bea Tull, on Sep 6, 2013 at 1:03 pm | 10 comments | 4044 Views

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Drink, dance and be merry at the Alamo Music and Wine Festival

Come out to the 31st annual Alamo Music and Wine Festival from noon-10 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7. Music provided by Push...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2013
Last comment by boy george, on Sep 6, 2013 at 10:57 am | 2 comments | 2741 Views
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