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Identify your needs when writing college essays

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3783 Doing College], expert admissions adviser Elizabeth...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Dale, on Jun 27, 2012 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 715 Views

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Overturned Sheriff's vehicle causes major traffic on I-680

A solo vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 680 at El Pintado Road caused gridlock in both directions Wednesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by DMV review, on Jun 26, 2012 at 6:42 pm | 21 comments | 1435 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville teen pleads guilty to assaulting Idaho woman

Eighteen-year-old Marshall Owens Dittrich pleaded guilty to attacking a woman last summer after she offered the hitchhiking...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by It's Just Me, on Jun 26, 2012 at 4:09 pm | 11 comments | 1004 Views

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Danville woman cops plea for child endangerment

The Danville woman who left her infant twins in her car to go shopping at the mall has taken a plea deal that would allow...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 25, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 751 Views

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Raucous Caucus: The Rise of the Drones

If you had reliable intelligence on the location of an Al Qaeda lieutenant in remote Pakistan, and a Hellfire-equipped drone...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 25, 2012 at 3:37 pm | 2 comments | 835 Views

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Meet author Medea Benjamin at 7 p.m.

Meet Medea Benjamin author of "Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control" at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20 at the Walnut Creek...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 25, 2012 at 3:27 pm | 3 comments | 648 Views

AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: Crews battle 2-alarm blaze in Alamo overnight

Six engines, two trucks, a paramedic and five overhead officers responded to the blaze at 41 Hagen Oaks Court, said Fire...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 22, 2012 at 11:13 am | 3 comments | 1415 Views

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61-year-old woman found drowned at her home

Police don't expect to find foul play in the apparent drowning death of a Pleasanton woman on Sunday. The 61-year-old woman...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by sponge bob roundpants, on Jun 22, 2012 at 9:43 am | 3 comments | 1173 Views

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Expect downtown street closure Saturday

Motorists are advised to take an alternate route as Prospect Avenue will be closed between Hartz Avenue and Front Street...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Alyson Colton, on Jun 22, 2012 at 9:34 am | 2 comments | 1027 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Chachi' to be memorialized as a fallen hero

Marine Lance Cpl. Joshua "Chachi" Corral will be honored by the town of Danville and the Semper Fi Foundation when they dedicate...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by bz, on Jun 21, 2012 at 6:18 pm | 3 comments | 1124 Views

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PG&E offers hot weather tips

As summer officially begins on Wednesday, PG&E officials are urging customers to prepare for rising temperatures and extreme...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Jun 21, 2012 at 9:27 am | 2 comments | 857 Views

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Tri-Valley Community Foundation in deep debt, looking to close

The Tri-Valley Community Foundation is more than $3 million in debt, and is looking to close and file liquidation bankruptcy...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by A Local Citizen, on Jun 20, 2012 at 2:51 pm | 4 comments | 1180 Views

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Supervisor-elect waits to hear from governor

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen, now Contra Costa County District 2 Supervisor-elect Andersen, is still waiting to hear if...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Danville, on Jun 20, 2012 at 1:22 pm | 3 comments | 988 Views

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Ask the Vet: Canine bloat

Bloat, or gastric dilatation and volvulus (GDV), is when the stomach fills with gas and flips over. This twists blood vessels,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Vickie Swarowski DVM, on Jun 19, 2012 at 1:54 pm | 1 comment | 1530 Views

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Joint session set to discuss possible inclusion for General Plan

The Danville Town Council and Planning Commission will hold a joint study session to review and discuss draft Special Concern...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by Duffy, on Jun 18, 2012 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 861 Views

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Veterans Building flag has hallowed history

San Ramon Valley veterans took special care in choosing the American flag that would fly above the newly reopened Veterans...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by n, on Jun 14, 2012 at 7:22 am | 1 comment | 804 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville man takes unique path to being a scientist

When Maxwell Bertolero was in high school nine years ago, he was advised that he'd better get his act together or he'd never...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Jun 13, 2012 at 1:43 pm | 5 comments | 1484 Views

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Solar energy: Is it right for you?

Join the City of San Ramon and Sustainable San Ramon to learn more about solar energy for your home from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m....

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Jun 13, 2012 at 1:38 pm | 8 comments | 859 Views

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Danville Planning Commission to address appeal of land use permit

The Danville Planning Commission will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Town Meeting Hall, 201 Front St., Danville. Agenda...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Anne, on Jun 12, 2012 at 10:45 am | 7 comments | 858 Views

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Planning Commission meets today at 7 p.m.

The Danville Planning Commission will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Town Meeting Hall, 201 Front St., Danville. Agenda...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by danville government watchdog, on Jun 12, 2012 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 838 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
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Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
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The Vranesh situation heads to court
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