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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 | 853 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 | 1522 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 | 1226 Views

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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 | 1185 Views

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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 | 786 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 | 1183 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 | 1631 Views

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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 | 2652 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 | 1293 Views

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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 | 5837 Views

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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 | 2415 Views

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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 | 1792 Views

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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 | 1383 Views

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Alamo residents speak out against incorporation

The saying "If it ain't broke, don't fix it" summed up the argument old-time Alamo residents used to ignite a formal anti-incorporation...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2007
Last comment by captain gets it, on Mar 23, 2011 at 8:07 am | 17 comments | 2962 Views

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Turnover at the Rose Garden

Patrons arriving at the Burke Williams Day Spa last week were surprised to find locked doors, as the health care establishment...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Claudette, on Jun 17, 2009 at 10:55 am | 17 comments | 1355 Views

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Supervisors approve Alamo MAC

The ongoing debate over whether a Municipal Advisory Council (MAC) was coming to Alamo reached its end Tuesday as members...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 15, 2009 at 7:26 pm | 17 comments | 1175 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees OK slight increase in class sizes

Some classrooms may see an extra student or two this year following action by the Board of Education as school administrators...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Aug 21, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 17 comments | 1455 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville boy, 11, injured in van/bicycle crash

A Danville boy was hospitalized Monday after he was struck by a van while riding his bicycle on Camino Tassajara near Diablo...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Wegas, on Oct 4, 2009 at 12:39 am | 17 comments | 1633 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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 Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 10, 2009 at 10:54 am | 17 comments | 1380 Views

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'Who doesn't love trees?'

A tree in front of Starbucks, on Prospect Avenue, crashed to the ground the very day before the tree removal began at the...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by collins, on Apr 5, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 17 comments | 1134 Views
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‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 34 comments | 1,144 views

Political posturing about water
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 824 views

Backpacked with care is back
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 521 views

trAction Painting Summer Camp
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 113 views