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Art helps to tell tales

Check out the latest exhibit at Village Theatre Art Gallery -- "Once Upon a Book: The Fine Art of Children's Book Illustration"...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Leslie, on Nov 11, 2010 at 11:21 am | 7 comments | 1029 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bank robbery suspect arrested

Danville Police are holding a 37-year-old man in custody in connection with a Monday afternoon robbery at the Wells Fargo...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 13, 2011 at 10:57 am | 7 comments | 1879 Views

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Norovirus confirmed as cause of Marin outdoor school illness

After reports of [http://www.danvilleweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=5023 over 30 local students falling ill at Walker...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by You know who, on Feb 22, 2011 at 4:41 pm | 7 comments | 1076 Views

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America's Next Top Model arrives in Danville

American's Next Top Model held a casting call for the show's 17th cycle on Saturday in the Blackhawk Plaza. Despite the rain,...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2011
Last comment by shantal rooke, on Feb 24, 2011 at 1:18 pm | 7 comments | 1224 Views

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Streetwise: What's your all-time favorite movie?

Last week, roving reporter Stan Wharton asked chocolate lovers at Danville chocolates about their most memorable dates. Keeping...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2011
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 26, 2011 at 11:31 am | 7 comments | 983 Views

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Soroptimists praised by McNerney before Congress

A women's service group from the San Ramon Valley has been recognized by the House of Representatives, with the help of Congressman...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Apr 6, 2011 at 3:15 pm | 7 comments | 817 Views

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Possible mountain lion sighting

In the April 11 incident, the witness said he was in his backyard around 7:00 p.m. when he saw two deer running along the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by whozat, on Apr 17, 2011 at 10:32 am | 7 comments | 1368 Views

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EBMUD considers rate increase

East Bay Municipal Utility District customers could see their water rates increase by a total of 12 percent over the next...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by Laura, on May 5, 2011 at 7:10 am | 7 comments | 939 Views

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SRVUSD superintendent passes on 12k raise

Superintendent Steven Enoch didn't have to turn down a 5 percent raise; it was in his contract, and he'd met the performance...

Original post made on May. 2, 2011
Last comment by Frieckles, on May 5, 2011 at 6:35 am | 7 comments | 1041 Views

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Hosting the Congressman

Chia-Chia Chien, head of the Culture to Culture Foundation, introduced U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney to a room full of friends...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by billr, on May 4, 2011 at 7:55 am | 7 comments | 721 Views

AROUND TOWN

June 9 review of MVHS Solar Carport

Dear Editor, Alamo region neighborhoods are preparing for discussion of the solar power generation facility to be built...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 30, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 4, 2011 at 7:34 pm | 7 comments | 1628 Views

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Danville teen is 'Pretty Amazing'

Lauren Lindberg, a senior at Monte Vista High School, was recently named one of five finalists in Seventeen magazine's "Pretty...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Grandmother L, on Jun 7, 2011 at 12:03 pm | 7 comments | 1246 Views

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BART riders say they'd take smaller seats but want bigger aisles

A large majority of riders are telling BART they would give up 2 inches of seat width in exchange for wider aisles. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jun 13, 2011 at 11:42 am | 7 comments | 975 Views

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Several Marie Callendar's restaurants close abruptly

The Marie Callendar's on San Ramon Valley Boulevard was one of 12 locations to shut down unexpectedly this week, shortly...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by spcwt, on Jun 15, 2011 at 7:29 am | 7 comments | 1055 Views

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Planning commission recommends Weber approval

In a unanimous vote, the commission approved the 15-acre development's preliminary and final development plans, major subdivision...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by John Tanner, on Jun 17, 2011 at 11:54 am | 7 comments | 929 Views

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If you like large cities, stay here

For those of us who like living in a large metropolitan area that's probably going to get much more crowded, this is apparently...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by Bob, on Jul 1, 2011 at 9:49 am | 7 comments | 1132 Views

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Homework: Sometimes less is more

The controversy over homework seems to be the same as the fable about the ant and the grasshopper. Schools countrywide have...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by OldHenry, on Jul 19, 2011 at 5:15 pm | 7 comments | 1293 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board of Education decides to maintain class sizes

Class size in the K-3 grades will remain at 26 students while the number of students in freshman English and math classes...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jul 20, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 7 comments | 1178 Views

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Streetwise: What do you think of our new lane construction project?

In this week's Streetwise, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to San Ramon Valley Boulevard and Sycamore Valley Road to ask...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Not hard.., on Aug 5, 2011 at 5:08 pm | 7 comments | 822 Views

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Streetwise: Where's your favorite place to go in the Danville/Alamo community?

Just in time for the [http://issuu.com/danvilleexpress/docs/2010_07.views.section1?viewMode=magazine&mode=embed Reader's...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 21, 2011 at 1:52 pm | 7 comments | 1250 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 1,963 views

Endorsement thoughts
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,300 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 602 views