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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

County holds scoping session on Tassajara Valley development

Applicants FTC Land has proposed using 771 acres of land along Camino Tassajara east of Danville to develop 187 residential...

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Patty, on May 19, 2011 at 11:45 am | 8 comments | 1776 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Probable cases of swine flu close elementary school in Pittsburg

Highlands Elementary School in Pittsburg is closed today in response to three students who have been diagnosed with probable...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 30, 2009 at 10:27 am | 2 comments | 1775 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The last bus

Public transportation is a good thing -- it cuts down on greenhouse gases and other byproducts of commuting, not to mention...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Carol, on Mar 11, 2013 at 1:11 pm | 1 comment | 1775 Views

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Tri-Valley teen shot, killed in baseball bat attack on police

Oscar Herrera, 18, was shot and killed by a police officer in Dublin Sunday evening after allegedly attacking an officer...

Original post made on May. 6, 2014
Last comment by P-town27, on May 7, 2014 at 7:29 am | 9 comments | 1775 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 Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Apr 21, 2010 at 11:00 am | 4 comments | 1774 Views

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District 2 candidates talk politics, personal beliefs at supervisor debate

On April 26, the Danville Express hosted a community forum and debate for Contra Costa County District 2 supervisor candidates....

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on May 9, 2012 at 11:07 am | 29 comments | 1774 Views

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Legal graffiti ugly on Danville streets

Bob and Jennifer Fish were out for an evening walk when they came across a mess of colorful, spray-painted markings on the...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 24, 2008 at 2:17 pm | 2 comments | 1773 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dogs lock man out of air-conditioned car - on a hot day

Police responding to a report of animal cruelty Sunday instead found an owner outfoxed by his pets. Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2008
Last comment by winky dinky, on Aug 28, 2008 at 12:33 pm | 2 comments | 1773 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rachel Ray to sign autographs at Costco on Sunday

Celebrity chef and food empress Rachel Ray will be signing copies of her latest book, Rachel Ray's Look and Cook, at Costco...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by Penny, on Dec 14, 2010 at 9:28 am | 3 comments | 1773 Views

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County offering breast exams for uninsured women

Uninsured women in Contra Costa County can take advantage of free breast exams and mammograms at health centers throughout...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Oct 31, 2012 at 3:26 pm | 20 comments | 1773 Views

AROUND TOWN

Keeping the FORUM lively!

Dear Dolores, Many voters throughout and beyond our region, as readers of your on-line and print paper, have been searching...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by Karen Sexton, on Nov 19, 2008 at 5:14 pm | 25 comments | 1772 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teachers gather to protest Social Security offsets

Hundreds of teachers, outraged over a pair of programs that take away Social Security benefits, turned out at a March 21...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Teacher X, on Feb 2, 2010 at 7:58 pm | 20 comments | 1772 Views

AROUND TOWN

A unique reason to celebrate

Posted as a courtesy: With AIM's success in gaining more than 2600 petition signatures, with over half from neighborhood...

Original post made by Jessica on Nov. 1, 2007
Last comment by Jane Taylor, on Nov 6, 2007 at 12:16 pm | 2 comments | 1771 Views

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Drunk in public results in arrest

Danville police arrested a loud, staggering 48-year-old drunk woman at Meenar's Bar last week, according to police reports. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2007
Last comment by Bill, on Jan 6, 2008 at 9:26 pm | 2 comments | 1771 Views

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So sick from a tick

It comes from a tick and it's on the East coast - isn't that what most people know about Lyme disease? And what's that got...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Lyman D., on Jan 31, 2013 at 1:26 pm | 7 comments | 1771 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

We should be proud of California election results

We in California are very proud of the 2010 election results in California. We rejected the fear and miss-information being...

Original post made by Chet on Nov. 7, 2010
Last comment by TL Nelson, on Nov 8, 2010 at 6:55 pm | 19 comments | 1769 Views

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Vote on BART deal expected next week

Votes on an agreement that would end eight months of strife between BART and its labor unions probably won't be held until...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 28, 2013 at 10:44 am | 1 comment | 1769 Views

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Father Frank's Kids

In 1954, a little boy in a Mexican village stole some money from the poor box of the small church. The young priest, an American...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Lauren Rettagliata, on Nov 14, 2008 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1768 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School lunches may see price hike

The cost of buying a hot lunch in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District may be going up, as trustees examine ways...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Omini, on Sep 16, 2009 at 7:51 pm | 12 comments | 1768 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglary suspects arrested after woman finds them in her San Ramon home

Two men were arrested Tuesday afternoon on burglary charges after a woman reportedly caught them in the act in her home in...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Abbondanza, on May 10, 2010 at 11:18 pm | 18 comments | 1768 Views
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Baker bill targets BART strikes
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,398 views

The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 1,362 views

Old Memories and iMemories
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 716 views

Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 651 views