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McNerney reintroduces water projects bill

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11) says he's continuing his efforts to address the growing demand for water by reintroducing...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2011
Last comment by Chet, on Feb 8, 2011 at 6:44 pm | 6 comments | 1569 Views

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Changes to 2030 General Plan bring tears of joy

Several Danville residents gathered at the Town Meeting Hall on Tuesday to voice their concerns regarding specific areas...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by Alisha, on Feb 18, 2011 at 10:45 am | 6 comments | 2112 Views

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Counseling center hires new executive director

Discovery Counseling Center, a Danville non-profit which provides affordable mental health services to the San Ramon Valley,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by careful observer , on Mar 30, 2011 at 7:25 am | 6 comments | 1672 Views

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BART hires interim director for $160 an hour

BART directors voted 6-3 Thursday to hire former general counsel Sherwood Wakeman to serve as the transit agency's interim...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 19, 2011 at 2:17 pm | 6 comments | 1522 Views

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Police department asks for in-car cameras

The project has been in development since January 2009 and an in-house trial of the L3 Mobile Vision Camera system was conducted...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2011
Last comment by Susan, on Jun 16, 2011 at 12:53 pm | 6 comments | 1422 Views

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Streetwise: What would you do differently if you were back in high school?

Summer is only halfway through, but staff at the Danville Express are already looking toward the new school year. In preparation...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by Doing College, on Jul 12, 2011 at 9:11 am | 6 comments | 1948 Views

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Contra Costa County Supervisors give final approval to redistricting

It's official: Danville, San Ramon and Alamo have a new county supervisor to represent them. After a public hearing Tusday,...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Aug 10, 2011 at 8:58 am | 6 comments | 1667 Views

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Bringing up Bibi

Discussions of drawing territorial lines along the West Bank often result in lines drawn in the sand among pro-Israel and...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Sep 26, 2011 at 12:07 pm | 6 comments | 1608 Views

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SRV Fire named a 'district of distinction'

The "district of distinction" is one of the most prestigious local government awards in the State of California and validates...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Oct 24, 2011 at 4:19 pm | 6 comments | 1472 Views

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Fallen Marine honored as a hero at afternoon memorial service

It was standing room only at East Bay Fellowship Church in Danville as over 1,200 family, friends, teachers, veterans and...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2011
Last comment by scrump, on Dec 2, 2011 at 9:44 am | 6 comments | 2282 Views

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Streaker runs through football game, gone in a flash

Despite the chill in the air at a Monte Vista football game, one fan opted to go without clothes. On Dec. 3 Monte Vista hosted...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 23, 2011 at 8:12 am | 6 comments | 1884 Views

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Pot club CEO attempts to turn himself in

Justin Hammer attempted to turn himself in at the Newark police station on Friday afternoon, but was turned away by police...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Dec 21, 2011 at 4:31 pm | 6 comments | 2201 Views

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Streetwise: What does 2012 have in store?

As election fever picks up and residents begin to enact their 2012 resolutions, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went t o 24...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 9, 2012 at 10:44 am | 6 comments | 1634 Views

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Police arrest seven while breaking up large street fight

Police arrested seven, including two for assaulting a police officer, as they attempted to break up a large fight outside...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Fobbie, on Jan 9, 2012 at 7:35 pm | 6 comments | 2087 Views

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Bay Area's long-term plans draw criticism

More than 400 people attended Contra Costa County's Plan Bay Area workshop -- which aims to gather public opinion on long-range...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
Last comment by Mike McCormack, on Jan 26, 2012 at 11:48 am | 6 comments | 2166 Views

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SRVIC opens its doors to community

To dispel some of the myths surrounding Islam, the Moslem community is reaching out to offer a primer to people of all faiths....

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Mar 21, 2012 at 5:46 pm | 6 comments | 2268 Views

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Danville Express to host debate for District 2 supervisor candidates

The Danville and San Ramon expresses will host a debate for District 2 county supervisor candidates on April 26. Not sure...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 26, 2012 at 1:03 pm | 6 comments | 1905 Views

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What is a supervisor?

The Danville Express and San Ramon Express will host a debate for District 2 supervisor candidates on April 26 from 6-8 p.m....

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2012
Last comment by Candace Fan, on Apr 10, 2012 at 1:38 pm | 6 comments | 2196 Views

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The top 10 factors that get you into college

Is it SATs or GPAs? Extracurricular activities or active involvement on campus? In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3706...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Shiraz, on May 16, 2012 at 11:12 pm | 6 comments | 2201 Views

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'Brazen' ID thief receives eight-year sentence

A Concord woman has been sentenced to eight years in state prison in two cases of identity theft. Generose Yambao, 32, of...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by Yolanda Martinez, on Jul 26, 2012 at 9:18 am | 6 comments | 2211 Views
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