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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 | 3157 Views

AROUND TOWN

Extreme Pizza Neon Sign

Does anyone else find the Extreme Pizza large red neon sign at the corner of Danville Boulevard and Las Trampas obnoxious?...

Original post made by Carolyn on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by David Brower, on Mar 29, 2010 at 8:36 pm | 37 comments | 3156 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Diablo Views: A novel weekend

I ventured outside my comfort zone last weekend, up to Walker Creek Ranch, 14 miles outside Petaluma. It wasn't the ranch...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by Roy Harvey, on Sep 8, 2008 at 3:00 pm | 2 comments | 3149 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mayor files papers to run for state Assembly

Danville mayor Newell Arnerich filed papers Friday to run for the 16th Assembly District as the second official candidate...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by Realist, on Apr 10, 2013 at 6:25 am | 19 comments | 3138 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Service, 'selfies' rule at chamber awards dinner

The San Ramon Chamber of Commerce honored its own for the 29th time Thursday night in its annual "Night of the Stars" event. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Another reader, on Dec 10, 2013 at 8:57 pm | 2 comments | 3136 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

CHP: Driver smashes into post office, flees scene

Authorities are trying to find a motorist who rammed into a post office in unincorporated Danville and then fled the scene...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 29, 2013 at 12:10 pm | 3 comments | 3134 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville mayor to present 2014 overview

Danville Mayor Robert Storer is set to update the public on the town's plans for 2014 during "Mornings with the Mayor" this...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2014
Last comment by Paul delcarro, on Jan 24, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 5 comments | 3133 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Toll lanes could be coming to I-680 through Danville

Nearly 50 people attended a meeting to learn more about plans to convert parts of HOV lanes on Interstate 680 into toll lanes...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2014
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Feb 6, 2014 at 10:30 pm | 17 comments | 3120 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Reports of theft, child abuse, battery lead Danville PD 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 Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by concerned, on Jan 9, 2014 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 3117 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD board discusses cutting 2 elementary school programs

Nearly three-dozen San Ramon Valley teachers and parents turned out Tuesday night to express their concerns about proposals...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2014
Last comment by Danna, on Mar 7, 2014 at 7:30 am | 5 comments | 3117 Views

AROUND TOWN

Explore the new frequencies of healing

Reconnective Healing is a comprehensive spectrum of vibrational frequencies credited by many with the power to catalyze spontaneous...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 4, 2013 at 6:44 pm | 2 comments | 3110 Views

SPORTS

Free sandbags for Danville residents

With the forecast for this weekend calling for rain and an uncertain winter rain forecast ahead, the Town of Danville has...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Nov 20, 2010 at 6:46 pm | 4 comments | 3105 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART, unions reach contract deal

The Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1555 announced Saturday that a tentative agreement on outstanding contract items had...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2013
Last comment by Amber Styles, on Dec 23, 2013 at 8:28 am | 3 comments | 3072 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo residents speak out against incorporation

The saying "If it ain't broke, don't fix it" summed up the argument old-time Alamo residents used to ignite a formal anti-incorporation...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2007
Last comment by captain gets it, on Mar 23, 2011 at 8:07 am | 17 comments | 3070 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville residents can dispose of holiday trees with regular trash pickup

Danville residents can recycle their natural Christmas trees as part of their regular curbside waste service next week. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2014
There are no comments yet. 3070 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullying a priority for SRVUSD

For years, bullying was seen as no big deal, and for many, a rite of passage. Freshmen were hazed by seniors, and when they...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 22, 2013 at 12:43 pm | 42 comments | 3064 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Manslaughter case against Tri-Valley attorney moves forward

After more than 18 months of delays and legal wrangling, the manslaughter case against a San Ramon lawyer accused of running...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by sr resident, on Sep 21, 2014 at 2:44 am | 19 comments | 3064 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Armed invasion in Danville was 'not random'

Rumors have been flying in the Greenbrook neighborhood of Danville of two armed men knocking on a door, then bursting in...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2010
Last comment by mia, on Aug 3, 2011 at 7:22 pm | 36 comments | 3062 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART riders potentially exposed to measles

BART riders may have been exposed to measles by a University of California at Berkeley student who traveled on trains in...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 17, 2014 at 10:51 am | 4 comments | 3062 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tri-Valley teen accepts plea deal for fatal crash that killed Dublin bicyclist

A Pleasanton teen has accepted a plea deal in the criminal case stemming from a high-speed crash on Foothill Road that killed...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by Cato, on Apr 27, 2014 at 7:00 am | 27 comments | 3060 Views
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Measure BB could pay to connect Dublin Boulevard to Livermore
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 1,382 views

Moving to Maine, Maybe
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“…and all I ask of dyin’, is to go naturally” *
By Tom Cushing | 14 comments | 1,015 views