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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

El Balazo owners charged in 20-count indictment

Owners of the popular-but-now-defunct El Balazo chain made their initial appearance today in Oakland federal court, U.S....

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Dec 14, 2010 at 12:46 pm | 18 comments | 1793 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney, area mayors discuss regional issues

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11), Mayor Karen Stepper and three other Tri-Valley mayors met in Washington, D.C. Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jan 29, 2011 at 6:35 pm | 18 comments | 1636 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Area police investigate a string of burglaries after Feb. 2 incident

Police are investigating a string of thefts after a home burglary produced important leads. On the morning of Wednesday,...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by Police Chief Steve Simpkins, on Feb 16, 2011 at 1:32 pm | 18 comments | 2370 Views

RESTAURANTS

The Daily Meal calls Danville a top foodie town

Along with Asheville, N.C., Edgartown, Mass., and Evanston, Ill., Danville is listed as a town that serves food to rival...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by Foodie, on Apr 19, 2011 at 11:38 am | 18 comments | 2186 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bin Laden dead

Osama Bin Laden, the "face of evil," is dead. Tell us, where were you when you first learned of the 9/11 attacks? And what...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on May. 1, 2011
Last comment by Inman, on May 5, 2011 at 11:12 pm | 18 comments | 1105 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Jessica Lipsky knows the identity of commentators

Dear Editor, You have now been caught misrepresenting the reality of this forum. In the very informative posting by Don...

Original post made by [removed] on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:31 pm | 18 comments | 682 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: Favorite American president

As President Obama visits the Bay Area for campaign fundraisers, Danville residents take time to reflect on previous commanders-in-chief....

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Scrotey McBoingboing, on Feb 22, 2012 at 9:29 am | 18 comments | 865 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district superintendent announces retirement

Steven Enoch, San Ramon Valley Unified School District's superintendent of schools, recently announced that he plans to retire...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Pierre, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:11 pm | 18 comments | 1541 Views

AROUND TOWN

Con Fire Tax is another waste

The new tax asked for by Con Fire and the Board of Supervisors needs to be voted down just like East County. These politicians...

Original post made by Taxpayer out of money on Jul. 1, 2012
Last comment by Factchecker, on Jul 19, 2012 at 9:10 pm | 18 comments | 1241 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville & The Presidential Election of 2012

The Contra Costa Times had a recent article that noted that Danville has the highest percentage of registered Republicans...

Original post made by American on Sep. 12, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 25, 2012 at 10:21 pm | 18 comments | 1201 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unemployment rates drop sharply across Bay Area, state

Unemployment rates fell sharply across California in September, including in the Bay Area where one county's rate fell below...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Gerard, on Oct 26, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 18 comments | 798 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville focuses on efficiency to deal with increasing traffic

Danville is focusing on making the most of what it already has to make life better for commuters, according to Tai Williams,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by BB, on Apr 5, 2013 at 1:48 pm | 18 comments | 1217 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County health plan selected to participate in state insurance exchange

The state agency charged with organizing health care exchanges as part of the federal Affordable Care Act announced recently...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jun 10, 2013 at 3:42 pm | 18 comments | 1659 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Design Review Board approves plans for Danville Hotel property

The Design Review Board met on Thursday at Town Hall to discuss a proposed [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=9827...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 8, 2013 at 4:30 pm | 18 comments | 2751 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Storer named new Danville mayor; council honors local contributors

The Danville Town Council and scores of residents honored key local contributors and celebrated as Councilman Robert Storer...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Dec 11, 2013 at 11:10 am | 18 comments | 1372 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 MrsJJJ, 11 hours ago | 18 comments | 2955 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville Hotel demolition due in January

The deteriorating Danville Hotel Wild West buildings could be coming down in the coming weeks, with developers' demolition...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Kristen, on Jan 17, 2014 at 3:25 pm | 18 comments | 5875 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Court overturns restrictions on concealed weapons in California

A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco struck down a San Diego law Thursday that restricted...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Feb 21, 2014 at 10:33 am | 18 comments | 2572 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Walnut Creek OKs plastic bag ban

Walnut Creek will be one of the next Bay Area cities to say goodbye to plastic bags. The City Council voted 4-1 on Tuesday...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2014
Last comment by Muir's Ghost, on Mar 14, 2014 at 7:19 am | 18 comments | 1829 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville mayor gives State of the Town address

Danville town leaders remain focused on smart spending, keeping a strong record on public safety, promoting a vibrant downtown...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2014
Last comment by local resident, on Apr 2, 2014 at 11:09 pm | 18 comments | 1470 Views
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Preserving Disorder
By Tom Cushing | 73 comments | 2,079 views

The drought drives lawmakers to action
By Tim Hunt | 12 comments | 1,439 views

Jim Kohnen Post Office Signed into Law
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 594 views

CPRA: Balancing privacy, public's right to know
By Gina Channell-Allen | 3 comments | 215 views

Five Will Get You Fives
By John A. Barry | 1 comment | 116 views