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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

10th Congressional District to the polls

Alamo and some Danville voters will go to the polls in the Nov. 3 election for a new congressional representative for District...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Shelby, on Nov 4, 2009 at 10:38 pm | 8 comments | 1289 Views

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Prime Time for seniors is back

Prime Time was on a break but is starting up again this and every Tuesday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Community Presbyterian...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Margaret Settle, on Nov 3, 2009 at 8:37 am | 1 comment | 941 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'If I'd been there on Sept. 11 …'

Student writers from eight different schools used their imaginations and writing skills to enter an essay contest, "Tell...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Duffy, on Nov 6, 2009 at 8:03 am | 4 comments | 1432 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 Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 10, 2009 at 10:54 am | 17 comments | 1379 Views

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Garamendi headed for Washington

Lt. Gov. John Garamendi (D., Walnut Grove) planned to fly to Washington, D.C., this morning after winning the race for the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Nov 7, 2009 at 10:18 pm | 25 comments | 1190 Views

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Telephone town hall on health care Thursday

Have questions about health care reform being discussed in Washington, D.C.? U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th) will hold...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Louise,, on Nov 4, 2009 at 10:42 am | 2 comments | 838 Views

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Hats off to Sparky George

Sparky George will lead one last run in Danville this Saturday to raise money for the families of fallen soldiers. George...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Mirandamomma, on Nov 12, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 9 comments | 995 Views

AROUND TOWN

Girls Night Out tomorrow at Blackhawk Plaza

Ladies, leave the men and kids at home and come out for Girls Night Out at Blackhawk Plaza, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Friday, Nov....

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Forever 17, on Nov 5, 2009 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 930 Views

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'New' Vets Hall gets big boost

The restoration and expansion of the Veterans Memorial Building in Danville received a significant boost this past week with...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Kim, on Nov 5, 2009 at 9:31 am | 1 comment | 925 Views

AROUND TOWN

Learn more about 'New Farm' site

Save Mount Diablo is now working to "Save Tassajara Valley." To this end, the organization is offering hikes to show off...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by , on Dec 31, 1969 at 4:00 pm | 1 comment | 1134 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tolls may be raised at all seven Bay Area bridges

A key transportation committee is considering raising tolls by at least $1 on the Bay Area's seven state-owned bridges next...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by SPCWT, on Nov 6, 2009 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 1360 Views

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Capt. Sully to lead Rose Bowl parade

The Tournament of Roses announced today that the Danville resident who masterfully landed US Airways Flight 1549, Capt. Chesley...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Lauri, on Nov 13, 2009 at 9:11 am | 8 comments | 1116 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hospital unveils new breast cancer center

San Ramon Regional Medical Center will begin operating its new Breast Center this weekend, offering patients state-of-the-art...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Terry, on Nov 6, 2009 at 12:24 pm | 1 comment | 845 Views

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Alamo MAC to debut Wednesday

The newly appointed Alamo Municipal Advisory Council will hold its first meeting Wednesday afternoon, with largely organizational...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by hal bailey, on Nov 11, 2009 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 825 Views

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Kids send candy to the troops

Leadership students at Montair Elementary School in Danville went on a sweet campaign to collect surplus Halloween candy...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Ms. Mari Jo Gillis, on Nov 9, 2009 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 988 Views

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Fiorina pledges no new taxes as she campaigns for Senate

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina brought her campaign for the U.S. Senate in the June 1 California primary to Pleasanton...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Chet, on Nov 14, 2009 at 11:08 am | 10 comments | 932 Views

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See where we've been

The Danville Weekly - now the Danville Express - was a popular companion as readers would Take Us Along on their travel adventures...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2009
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin, on Nov 12, 2009 at 3:21 pm | 2 comments | 893 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 Nov. 10, 2009
Last comment by David, on Dec 30, 2009 at 12:38 pm | 5 comments | 1227 Views

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Man arrested for 'anti-Christian' mall disturbance

Police arrested 22-year-old Abdul Walid Hamid of Hayward on the evening of Wednesday, Nov. 4, after he reportedly tore a...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Nov 12, 2009 at 10:03 am | 101 comments | 2383 Views

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Caltrans plans another Bay Bridge closure

The California Department of Transportation is planning another Bay Bridge closure, most likely early next year, to readdress...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Duffy, on Nov 12, 2009 at 8:13 am | 1 comment | 813 Views
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‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 33 comments | 1,088 views

Political posturing about water
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 773 views

Backpacked with care is back
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 481 views

trAction Painting Summer Camp
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 104 views