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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

3 teens arrested after carjacking in Walnut Creek

Three teenage boys were arrested after a carjacking Saturday morning in the parking lot of a Walnut Creek shopping center,...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Mar 29, 2010 at 4:49 pm | 5 comments | 1012 Views

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District says classified staff reductions not a result of state budget cuts

A reduction of 1,072.5 classified employee hours may appear to be a sign of the dire times for education funding, but district...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Apr 17, 2010 at 8:09 am | 5 comments | 852 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

How high was your PG&E bill?

I was just wonderin' if anyone else noticed higher PG&E bills this month. Mine showed very high usage. Usage comparison:...

Original post made by Just Wonderin\' on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by claire, on Apr 29, 2010 at 8:25 am | 5 comments | 1368 Views

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Register early for YMCA Summer Camps

The YMCA is offering a variety of half-day, week-long specialty camps this summer including Legos, robots, sports and more....

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Apr 29, 2010 at 11:54 am | 5 comments | 955 Views

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Enjoy the 'last hurrah' Saturday at Veterans Memorial Building

Celebrate the history and memories of the Veterans Memorial Building before it is to be renovated from noon to 5 p.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on May 1, 2010 at 8:37 am | 5 comments | 959 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Major League Players statement on Arizona's Gestapo like immigration law:

New York, NY, Friday, April 30, 2010 The following statement was issued today by Major League Baseball Players Association...

Original post made by Chet on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Hogwash, on May 3, 2010 at 10:16 pm | 5 comments | 1148 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves Del Amigo speed lumps

The Town Council unanimously voted Tuesday night to approve the installation of speed lumps on Del Amigo Road in an effort...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on May 11, 2010 at 6:43 am | 5 comments | 984 Views

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Fire officials say San Ramon district should get accredited

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District should be accredited, say fire officials from across the country. If that recommendation...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by eric, on May 18, 2010 at 6:45 am | 5 comments | 914 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free memory screening for seniors today

Danville Senior Services offers free memory screening today from 9:30-11:30 a.m., Monday, May 24. Four appointment times...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on May 24, 2010 at 9:16 pm | 5 comments | 828 Views

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What do the terms "today" and "tomorrow" mean?

Just a suggestion for the editor: Don't use headlines with an indeterminate date such as, "Today is the last day to register...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on May 27, 2010 at 8:09 am | 5 comments | 1064 Views

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Streetwise: What will you miss most about high school?

As high school graduation nears, Stan Wharton went to San Ramon Valley High School to interview seniors. This week's Streetwise...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Jun 7, 2010 at 9:07 am | 5 comments | 1246 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Another new years, please

Dear Emily, Starting around Labor Day and continuing to April Fools Day, our world has many New Years Day(s) celebrations....

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Jun 9, 2010 at 6:51 am | 5 comments | 1023 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police search for suspect in downtown bank robbery

Danville police, along with San Ramon police and Contra Costa sheriff's deputies and a K-9 unit, were unable to locate a...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jun 27, 2010 at 4:51 pm | 5 comments | 1043 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principals for three SRVUSD schools

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District board recently announced the appointment of three principals to Danville schools....

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Smile, on Jun 16, 2010 at 9:03 am | 5 comments | 1501 Views

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Will Denise Jennison go on record with a Becky Smith opinion?

I'm curious if Denise Jennison would like to go on record with an opinion on the Principal Becky Smith matter. I rather...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jun. 20, 2010
Last comment by Shadow, on Jun 21, 2010 at 11:39 am | 5 comments | 1370 Views

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Cigarette tax initative could be on 2012 ballot

Backers of a state initiative that would increase cigarette taxes by $1 a pack to provide more than $500 million a year to...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by OldHenry, on Jul 6, 2010 at 5:12 pm | 5 comments | 913 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fundraising for Veterans building renovations off to a good start

After a groundbreaking ceremony last week, the Town of Danville is working on raising the rest of the money it needs to make...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by Melvin, on Jul 28, 2010 at 7:39 am | 5 comments | 1051 Views

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Air Quality District earmarks $5-million in public funds to pay for electric car charging stations

Electronic car owners in the Bay Area may soon have easier access to charging stations as the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by Just Plain Hal, on Aug 12, 2010 at 2:30 pm | 5 comments | 843 Views

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Letter: Preserve Danville's beauty by limiting housing development

"I'd like to bring up an issue that, I am sure, crosses the minds of planners when housing developments are going up. My...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 18, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 5 comments | 1041 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:59 am | 5 comments | 1231 Views
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