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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 | 656 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 | 3762 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 | 3877 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 | 3737 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 | 797 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 | 760 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 | 997 Views

AROUND TOWN

Diana Gregory

I saw a brief Obituary on Diana Gregory, Danville, about 6 weeks ago. I never saw anything again. I'm an old casual acquaintance,...

Original post made by Acquaintance on Oct. 10, 2013
Last comment by Anne, on May 6, 2014 at 12:48 am | 1 comment | 644 Views

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Danville Express launches new website design today

Welcome to the new DanvilleExpress.com! The revamped website introduces new section pages for news, art & entertainment...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2013
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Oct 11, 2013 at 11:14 am | 1 comment | 1431 Views

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Tuesday's tax deadline remains despite shutdown

The Internal Revenue Service Friday reminded taxpayers that the Oct. 15 deadline tomorrow remains in effect for people who...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2013
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Oct 15, 2013 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 3600 Views

AROUND TOWN

Students ponder 9/11 remembrance in essay contest

As part of its annual Sept. 11 remembrance, Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley hosted an essay contest for students throughout...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Oct 16, 2013 at 9:19 am | 1 comment | 5780 Views

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School District to hold forum on new state standards

Parents will have the opportunity to learn more about Common Core Standards implementation during two informational nights....

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 21, 2013 at 6:37 am | 1 comment | 4767 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two people, one bird from Alamo test positive for West Nile virus

Two people from east Contra Costa County have tested positive for West Nile virus, most likely contracted in September. A...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Oct 21, 2013 at 10:33 am | 1 comment | 4331 Views

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Freedom's family

For as long as there has been a United States there have been soldiers, putting their lives on the line to protect their...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2013
Last comment by blue star president, on Oct 21, 2013 at 4:12 pm | 1 comment | 394 Views

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Pleasanton man shot in I-680 road rage incident

Investigators are trying to locate a driver who shot a Pleasanton man in Fremont early Thursday morning after a highway road-rage...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2013
Last comment by Danville Independent , on Oct 26, 2013 at 4:28 am | 1 comment | 8967 Views

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Strong winds leave Danville residents in the dark

Strong winds toppled trees across the Tri-Valley overnight and left more than 2,000 people in Danville without power Monday...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2013
Last comment by Dianne, on Oct 29, 2013 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 940 Views

AROUND TOWN

Beacon replaced atop Mount Diablo

Local organizations and individuals donated $100,000 to pay for restorations on the "Eye of Diablo" beacon, which is lit...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2013
Last comment by Del Chandler, on Oct 30, 2013 at 7:43 pm | 1 comment | 7753 Views

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In memory of Pastor Ihno Janssen

Ihno Janssen, former pastor at Messiah Lutheran Church and former director of Christian Counseling Services in Danville and...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2013
Last comment by John Pommon, on Oct 30, 2013 at 10:20 pm | 1 comment | 8912 Views

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Sachs, Hudson win seat on San Ramon City Council

San Ramon Planning Commissioner Harry Sachs won a seat on City Council and incumbent City Councilmember Dave Hudson held...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2013
Last comment by Not asleep at the switch, on Nov 6, 2013 at 11:06 am | 1 comment | 3468 Views

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Hayward man sentenced to 14 years in Gold N Treasures holdup

The first of four people charged in a botched jewelry store holdup that left one of the robbers dead was sentenced Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2013
Last comment by Wes, on Nov 8, 2013 at 8:07 am | 1 comment | 4611 Views
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Tough new rules on water are necessary
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Circumstances without Pomp
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