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Activists begin 30-mile march to end nuclear war

About a dozen anti-nuclear weapons activists began a 30-mile march from Walnut Creek to Livermore Wednesday morning against...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by Alamo resident, on Mar 28, 2013 at 9:29 am | 1 comment | 756 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Facilities projects begin after first series of school bonds sold

The school district recently completed the first of four bond sales in the Measure D school facilities bond, which [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=8640&approv...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Mar 26, 2013 at 9:20 pm | 5 comments | 1180 Views

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Brill's pill, distilled

This week, [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4288 Raucous Caucus] boils down Steven Brill's monumental...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Mar 26, 2013 at 9:07 pm | 8 comments | 865 Views

SPORTS

Danville Devil Mountain Run will benefit local counseling center

Promoters of the recently reinstated Danville Devil Mountain Run announced that the race will benefit a local charity. Profits...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by JRM, on Mar 26, 2013 at 8:39 pm | 5 comments | 2174 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students shine at Business Roundtable competition

Hundreds of high school students submitted their scientific, creative and dramatic projects to the San Ramon Valley Business...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Mar 26, 2013 at 6:19 pm | 2 comments | 885 Views

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Suspects in Gold N Treasures robbery to stand trial

Three Hayward men -- Krishneel Prasad, 20, Gregory Jamal Louis, 22, and Michael Porter, 21 -- will stand trial on three counts...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Mar 26, 2013 at 1:34 pm | 7 comments | 1067 Views

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Supreme Court to hear Prop 8 arguments today, plaintiff says 'end in sight'

Nearly four years after a constitutional challenge was quietly filed in federal court in San Francisco late on a Friday afternoon,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Mar 26, 2013 at 9:02 am | 3 comments | 684 Views

AROUND TOWN

Motorcyclist killed, car bursts into flame in multi-vehicle crash

A 31-year-old Walnut Creek motorcyclist was killed and a vehicle burst into flame in a multi-car crash on northbound Interstate...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by 680 Traveler, on Mar 25, 2013 at 4:18 pm | 7 comments | 1812 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Supporters of affordable housing weigh in on controversial issue

Affordable housing is not only a good idea for Danville but it's also the law. Despite "legitimate concerns" about an increase...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Mar 25, 2013 at 11:35 am | 83 comments | 4691 Views

AROUND TOWN

Inmate in Martinez Jail attempts suicide

An inmate in the Martinez Detention Facility is in intensive care tonight after apparently attempting suicide, a sheriff's...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Mar 25, 2013 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 826 Views

AROUND TOWN

Brotherly love, from mountains to the Middle East

San Ramon Valley High grad Taylor Stanton traversed treacherous trails from dawn till dusk but the feat was nothing compared...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2013
Last comment by Bryan Welden, on Mar 24, 2013 at 9:25 pm | 1 comment | 2617 Views

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Joan Buchanan introduces education legislation

Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo), chair of the Assembly Education Committee announced the introduction of two pieces...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by Douglas, on Mar 24, 2013 at 10:57 am | 2 comments | 759 Views

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Police ID body found at recycling center

Pleasanton police have identified a man whose body was found at the city's cardboard recycling center late last month, and...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by theresa, on Mar 22, 2013 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 749 Views

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State call center deal revived after last-minute negotiations

The county brokered an agreement late Wednesday with leaders from the American Federation of State, County and Municipal...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Mar 20, 2013 at 8:39 pm | 4 comments | 1120 Views

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Back from the drawing board: CCTA reveals I-680 HOV ramp alternative

If the turnout from Wednesday night's scoping session on potential HOV ramps in San Ramon is an example, ramps planned for...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Mar 19, 2013 at 9:15 pm | 11 comments | 4855 Views

AROUND TOWN

FINAL DANVILLE TOWN COUNCIL MEETING TUESDAY, MARCH 19TH!

If you care about Danville's future, be sure to attend the Town Council hearing Tuesday, March 19th, 7:30, Community Center,...

Original post made by term limits for Danville Council on Mar. 18, 2013
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Attendance normal at Foothill High despite graffiti threat

Despite the threat, morning attendance at the high school was about 92 percent, Pleasanton Unified School District spokeswoman...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Mar 18, 2013 at 2:23 pm | 3 comments | 2114 Views

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Town will stream Council meetings online by end of year

town officials decided to move forward with video recording and web streaming of Town Council meetings following a study...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2013
Last comment by Jake, on Mar 17, 2013 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 1018 Views

AROUND TOWN

PLEASE SIGN SOS-DANVILLE OPEN SPACE PRESERVATION INITIATIVE THIS WEEKEND

Please come to one of the following locations this weekend to sign the SOS-Danville Open Space Preservation Initiative Petition: Farmers'...

Original post made by SOS-DANVILLE on Mar. 16, 2013
There are no comments yet. 673 Views

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Volunteer for the Amgen Tour

Cycling fans have the unique opportunity to experience America's most prestigious professional cycling stage race May 12-19....

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Debbie, on Mar 15, 2013 at 7:59 pm | 6 comments | 957 Views
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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
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