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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Audition for the Danville Girls Chorus tomorrow

Danville Girls Chorus will host auditions for the 2011-2012 season, tomorrow from 4-6 p.m., Tuesday, June 7, at San Ramon...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2011
Last comment by mags, on Jun 6, 2011 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 1067 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

McNerney recognizes local students accepted to military service academies

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) recognized 15 students from the 11th congressional district that have been accepted...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by William, on Jun 7, 2011 at 6:31 am | 1 comment | 1310 Views

AROUND TOWN

Measure F vote today: setting park and recreation appropriations

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2865 Documents confirming exceptional rates...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 8, 2011 at 8:27 am | 1 comment | 902 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo deli is 'Small Business of the Year' in 15th district

Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) recognized Mehran Hamzeh, owner of the Brass Bear Deli in Alamo Plaza, for his community...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by George, on Jun 8, 2011 at 6:36 am | 1 comment | 800 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo's Measure F tentatively passes

Measure F, which would raise the spending appropriations limit in Alamo to $1.65 million, passed with 81 percent of the 2,552...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 9, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 892 Views

AROUND TOWN

Monarch Butterflies In My Backyard?

Okay, a shout out to the more astute naturalists around town, I think I have seen a few Monarchs fluttering around my...

Original post made by jrm on Jun. 12, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 13, 2011 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 828 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman arrested for allegedly selling fake Disneyland passes

Lisa Marie Cassinelli, 51, allegedly arranged to meet victims in person and sell them the passes at a discounted rate. Police...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jun 13, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 1 comment | 1227 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Labyrinth leads to peace

The Danville labyrinth, with its single narrow lane that winds back and forth toward and away from the center, attracts people...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2011
Last comment by Felicity, on Jun 14, 2011 at 11:39 pm | 1 comment | 1060 Views

AROUND TOWN

Folded Circle Two Rings

Anyone who regularly drives north on I-680 has probably thought about that huge metal sculpture that sits atop the sign for...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kathy, on Jun 20, 2011 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 932 Views

AROUND TOWN

First Spare the Air Day of the season called for Tuesday

The first Spare the Air day of the season has been called for Tuesday throughout the Bay Area, an air district spokeswoman...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 21, 2011 at 10:01 am | 1 comment | 834 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

San Jose is not a state

Dear Editor, California State University Alumni Silicon Valley - The CSU Alumni of Silicon Valley is the San Jose/Silicon...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Debra, on Jun 22, 2011 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 978 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pioneer Gallery reincarnated as collective

In the latest edition of [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2900 Art Space] John Barry discusses hARTz...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Claudette , on Jun 22, 2011 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 991 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County Fair opens today

A lot has changed since 1912 when the Alameda County Fair made its debut. Horse racing was the staple from the beginning...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 23, 2011 at 6:25 am | 1 comment | 915 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

USPS fiscal crisis: reductions in services to Alamo

Dear Editor, News services are reporting the fiscal crisis at the United States Postal Service and impacts on operations...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 28, 2011 at 7:57 am | 1 comment | 949 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: Does your family like to go to the county fair?

As the Alameda County Fair celebrates its 99th year, people from as far as Hayward and those from other counties swarm the...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 27, 2011 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 965 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Readers Choice ballot now online

What's the best place to buy a hamburger? How about sushi? Share your opinion about this and much more by voting in the [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/best_of/...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by FanDanville, on Jun 27, 2011 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 990 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two injured in Walnut Creek stabbing

Two people are being treated for multiple stab wounds after an argument turned violent outside a car wash on North Main Street...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 28, 2011 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 874 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The politics of CCC-BOS redistricting

Dear Editor, News service alliance distribution and polling in Contra Costa neighborhoods east to west last evening recognized...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by jake, on Jul 3, 2011 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 878 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Women applaud 100 years of having the vote

Movers and shakers filled the Museum of the San Ramon Valley on Sunday afternoon -- and they were all women. The crowd was...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by Louise, on Jun 29, 2011 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 830 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Communities gear up for Independence Day celebrations

The San Ramon Valley Kiwanis Club is looking to recognize future leaders in its parade through downtown Danville this year....

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by the dogfather, on Jun 30, 2011 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 830 Views
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