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Bay Bridge scheduled to reopen Sept. 3 after five-day closure

Top transportation officials voted today to open the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge by Sept. 3, the day after Labor Day....

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Aug 16, 2013 at 10:38 am | 1 comment | 789 Views

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Danville, San Ramon among lowest unemployment rates in Contra Costa County

Local cities remain among those least affected by unemployment, with lower unemployment figures than other areas of Contra...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 20, 2013 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 1281 Views

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Picture this!

The Danville Express is on the hunt for the next Ansel Adams, the next Annie Leibovitz, or just the next person who points...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Morgan, on Aug 20, 2013 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 617 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lucky's in San Ramon Closing. Is Danville next?

I see on the San Ramon Express that the Lucky's store on Crow Canyon is closing. Will the Danville store be next? I hope...

Original post made by Lynn on Aug. 24, 2013
Last comment by Ty Webb , on Aug 24, 2013 at 7:31 am | 1 comment | 772 Views

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Students show solidarity for lost classmate

Students and staff at San Ramon Valley, California and Monte Vista high schools wore white and green on Thursday to show...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Aug 30, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 781 Views

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BART management, unions trade barbs instead of meeting

With only five weeks left before a 60-day cooling off period expires, negotiators for BART management and its labor unions...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Sep 9, 2013 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 3072 Views

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West Nile Virus found in third bird in Danville

The Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District announced that an American Crow infected with West Nile virus was found...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by FanDanville, on Sep 9, 2013 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 3837 Views

AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: Morgan fire chars 3,700 acres; 20 percent contained

The Morgan fire has charred 3,718 acres near Mount Diablo and is about 20 percent contained. No homes have burned but one...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 10, 2013 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 888 Views

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Mount Diablo fire 90 percent contained

Crews are taming the Morgan Fire, which has charred an estimated 3,133 acres in and around Mount Diablo State Park since...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Sep 12, 2013 at 1:35 pm | 1 comment | 544 Views

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Hundreds attend funeral for Danville teen killed in crash

Hundreds of community members packed a San Ramon church on Tuesday to remember 17-year-old Robert Orlando, who died in a...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2013
Last comment by becky, on Sep 15, 2013 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 724 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mount Diablo fire out, state park to re-open Monday

Crews have extinguished the Morgan Fire at Mount Diablo State Park after it charred an estimated 3,133 acres since it started...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by Kerri , on Sep 16, 2013 at 7:57 am | 1 comment | 709 Views

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Mount Diablo State Park reopens following fire

Mount Diablo State Park reopened to visitors Monday and nearby roads are open with all trails accessible. Park visitors are...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by Dan Kibler, on Sep 16, 2013 at 1:10 pm | 1 comment | 3197 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Getting a 'Yes' to Syria?

The Syria serial continues, with this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4702 Raucous Caucus] focusing...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by Sherm, on Sep 18, 2013 at 1:00 pm | 1 comment | 94 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police responding to officer-involved shooting

Police are at the scene of an officer-involved shooting in unincorporated San Ramon. The shooting was reported just before...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by A Friend, on Sep 18, 2013 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 597 Views

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Safeway gives $3 million in grants to fight childhood obesity

The Safeway Foundation announced this week that it has given a cumulative total of over $3 million to community health programs...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2013
Last comment by thanks, on Sep 23, 2013 at 6:56 am | 1 comment | 3668 Views

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Stay safe in traffic with Street Smarts

Do you and your children know how to be safe along the San Ramon Valley's roadways? To spread the word about traffic safety,...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2013
Last comment by Frankly, on Sep 26, 2013 at 6:26 am | 1 comment | 3775 Views

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Streetwise: Helpful advice

Hindsight is 20-20 and life is full of woulda, shoulda, couldas. This week, Danville residents responded to the question...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2013
Last comment by franklyu, on Sep 27, 2013 at 8:33 am | 1 comment | 3650 Views

RESTAURANTS

30th anniversay of The Run is Sunday

Whether you're in shape for a 5K or half marathon or you would be huffing and puffing along the way, it's time for the 30th...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by Joe Combs, on Oct 4, 2013 at 10:38 am | 1 comment | 693 Views

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Both sides say there's been some movement in BART contract talks

Cecille Isidro, a spokeswoman for Service Employees International Union Local 1021, which represents 1,430 mechanics, custodians...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by Ray Talliaferro, on Oct 4, 2013 at 8:59 pm | 1 comment | 659 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Car burglar arrested after caught in the act

A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of burglary in Walnut Creek early Wednesday morning after someone caught him...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Oct 10, 2013 at 6:22 pm | 1 comment | 906 Views
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