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County focuses on water mitigation measures for Tassajara Valley cemetery

Ahead of public hearings on the environmental impact reportfor a $35 million cemetery proposed for the Tassajara Valley,...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Charlie H., on May 27, 2014 at 9:19 am | 5 comments | 1329 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Facilities projects begin after first series of school bonds sold

The school district recently completed the first of four bond sales in the Measure D school facilities bond, which [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=8640&approv...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Mar 26, 2013 at 9:20 pm | 5 comments | 1071 Views

SPORTS

Danville Devil Mountain Run will benefit local counseling center

Promoters of the recently reinstated Danville Devil Mountain Run announced that the race will benefit a local charity. Profits...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by JRM, on Mar 26, 2013 at 8:39 pm | 5 comments | 1991 Views

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Planning Commission will hear update on Magee Ranch project tonight

Danville's Planning Commission will again hear testimony tonight on a future 410-acre development at the southeast corner...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on May 15, 2013 at 4:57 pm | 5 comments | 758 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Report ranks SRVUSD high schools among top in country

All nine local high schools scored among the top high schools in the country in the latest U.S. News & World report ranking...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by The alamo, on May 17, 2013 at 11:15 pm | 5 comments | 1152 Views

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Local businessman seeks to be candidate in Iranian presidential election

In a seemingly quixotic quest, East Bay businessman Kazem Sadati (also known as Matt Sadati) has thrown his hat into the...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on May 21, 2013 at 3:52 pm | 5 comments | 798 Views

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Local woman may be victim of frozen berries sold at Costco

A 62-year-old woman from East Contra Costa County was hospitalized with hepatitis last month and has since recovered. The...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Jun 11, 2013 at 9:27 am | 5 comments | 938 Views

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5-year-old hits hole in one

Cale Ripley Coleman, a 5-year-old Danville resident might be the next Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson. A golfer since age 2,...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2013
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Jun 7, 2013 at 2:19 pm | 5 comments | 681 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hats off to the class of 2013!

Congratulations to the class of 2013 from San Ramon Valley, Monte Vista and Del Amigo high schools. The Express wishes Danville's...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Tracy, on Jun 14, 2013 at 7:20 pm | 5 comments | 3585 Views

AROUND TOWN

Celebrate the Fourth of July at these community events

It's bound to be a busy day of patriotic celebrations in Danville and San Ramon this Fourth of July. It all starts with Run...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2013
Last comment by Ah ha!, on Jul 8, 2013 at 10:37 am | 5 comments | 1174 Views

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Congressman to discuss immigration reform at breakfast meeting

U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell (CA-15) will host an immigration forum for constituents at which he will provide up-to-date...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Logical Advocate, on Aug 15, 2013 at 9:02 am | 5 comments | 1204 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley schools exceed state averages in STAR test

Students in the San Ramon Valley are continuing to excel on standardized tests, according to results released by the state...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 1663 Views

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Unemployment rates rise slightly in Bay Area, statewide

The jobless rate in California increased to 8.7 percent in July from 8.5 percent in June. East Bay counties saw a slightly...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 19, 2013 at 11:17 am | 5 comments | 837 Views

AROUND TOWN

One dead, two injured in Danville crash

A teen is dead and two others were injured when a vehicle struck a tree in Danville on Monday night, according to police....

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2013
Last comment by Robin, on Aug 28, 2013 at 7:04 am | 5 comments | 2640 Views

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Exec tells paper City Center will break ground in 2014

City Center might break ground "sooner rather than later." The long-awaited project that would create a downtown for San...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 9, 2013 at 9:28 am | 5 comments | 3423 Views

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Streetwise: Farewells

Stan Wharton has spent several years combing the streets of Danville, discussing politics, happenings, opinions and everything...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2013
Last comment by FanDanville, on Sep 11, 2013 at 5:04 pm | 5 comments | 1111 Views

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Driver in June bicyclist death remains held without bond

Cody Hall, the young driver who ran down and killed bicyclist Diana Hersevort on June 9, will remain in jail pending a new...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Sep 16, 2013 at 11:29 am | 5 comments | 841 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arnerich/Town Council Helpless In Town Drunk Dilemma

It appears that our Town government has no concern and has no ability to address the growing problem of homeless long term...

Original post made by JRM on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Sep 24, 2013 at 3:22 pm | 5 comments | 3500 Views

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Popular British pub The Crown closes

A popular downtown Danville business closed its doors to Anglophiles and fish and chips lovers in August. British pub and...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2013
Last comment by Brad, on Sep 25, 2013 at 9:57 pm | 5 comments | 8953 Views

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Today's hot housing market to get even better in 2014

The California Association of Realtors projects that primary home buyers will make a comeback after a period of tough competition...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Oct 25, 2013 at 4:56 pm | 5 comments | 7092 Views
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Tough new rules on water are necessary
By Tim Hunt | 9 comments | 996 views

Saving Water
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 730 views