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Republican joins race for 16th State Assembly seat

Pleasanton attorney Catharine Baker announced this week that she will seek the Republican nomination to District 16 in the...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 13, 2013 at 9:52 am | 8 comments | 1174 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: Presidential hopefuls

Roving Reporter Stan Wharton had politics on the mind this week as he went to Danville Square to ask residents ==B Who do...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2013
Last comment by Commenter, on Aug 25, 2013 at 3:48 pm | 8 comments | 1432 Views

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Danville man convicted of lying to get legal residency

A Danville man faces deportation after being convicted of lying to obtain citizenship. Jie Zhong's naturalization was revoked...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Sep 20, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 8 comments | 4367 Views

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No settlement in sight with BART 'cooling off' period ending shortly

The demands by BART's union for a 21 percent raise over three years is simply unaffordable for BART and unreasonable by any...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 25, 2013 at 9:42 am | 8 comments | 1273 Views

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Local women go 'Beyond' with burlesque troupe

The four members of Beyond Burlesque are clad in lingerie and heels as they strut around a small fitness studio in Lafayette....

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Oct 4, 2013 at 8:33 pm | 8 comments | 8632 Views

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Theft reports dominate weekly DPD call log

The Danville Police Department provides the Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Dec 10, 2013 at 9:36 am | 8 comments | 3706 Views

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Governor proclaims drought state of emergency

Gov. Jerry Brown Friday proclaimed a drought state of emergency in what is expected to be the driest year on record in California. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 3, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 8 comments | 2828 Views

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San Ramon council nixes Independence Day fireworks

Area residents will have to travel to some other neighboring city if they want to see a fireworks display this Fourth of...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2014
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 5, 2014 at 7:15 pm | 8 comments | 1683 Views

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Officials say airports are new front in human trafficking

Anti-trafficking advocates and Bay Area prosecutors and congresspersons said Tuesday that airports are an important new front...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Apr 23, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 8 comments | 1961 Views

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Alameda County candidate accused of actually living in Danville

Alameda County auditor-controller candidate Kathleen Knox pleaded not guilty Tuesday to six felony counts for allegedly lying...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by mw, on May 12, 2014 at 5:17 am | 8 comments | 1590 Views

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Faria Preserve heading to San Ramon City Council

The proposed Faria Preserve residential development is now expected to come before the San Ramon City Council this summer...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Anita, on Jun 1, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 8 comments | 4488 Views

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Danville council candidate nomination period begins July 14

Danville residents interested in running for one of the two Town Council positions can receive their nomination paper by...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2014
Last comment by Treetopper, on Jul 15, 2014 at 8:43 am | 8 comments | 1144 Views

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Danville council OKs Lawrence Road traffic-safety plan

A new three-way stop sign and raised center median are set to be installed along portions of Danville's Lawrence Road to...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Jul 23, 2014 at 1:33 pm | 8 comments | 4020 Views

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Nominate "D": when the commentator becomes the real jornalist

I hope the editors actually read this. This mom comes here to read community news, and occasionally check out a blog entry,...

Original post made by Mominator on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by eddycaster, on Aug 21, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 8 comments | 233 Views

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San Ramon council OKs Faria Preserve development

The San Ramon City Council upheld the planning commission's approval of the proposed Faria Preserve residential development...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2014
Last comment by Bob P, on Sep 25, 2014 at 10:15 am | 8 comments | 1602 Views

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Turkey-toting big-rig tips on San Ramon off-ramp

A big-rig loaded with thousands of frozen turkeys overturned along the Alcosta Boulevard off-ramp to southbound Interstate...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2014 at 12:23 pm | 8 comments | 1523 Views

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Swalwell chosen as House Democratic regional whip

San Ramon's Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) was selected by his Democratic colleagues Friday to become a regional whip...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by jsandresen1, on Nov 20, 2014 at 1:35 pm | 8 comments | 974 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Three SVMS students taken to hospital after science class evacuation

Three students from Alamo's Stone Valley Middle School were taken to area hospitals as a precaution after reporting they...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Dec 9, 2014 at 2:55 pm | 8 comments | 2406 Views

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CoCo supervisors support smaller pay raise

After facing vehement union opposition and a petition attempt to rescind a 33% pay raise, the Contra Costa County Board of...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2015
Last comment by commonsense, on Feb 13, 2015 at 3:30 pm | 8 comments | 1328 Views

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Danville native sets college track records

Danville native Austin Holliday set two track and field records for Worcester Polytechnic Institute last week en route to...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2015
Last comment by jamesbarber, on Apr 20, 2015 at 10:47 pm | 8 comments | 1519 Views
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