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AROUND TOWN

Chevron pays out $10 million for refinery fire claims

Chevron has paid about $10 million to cover medical expenses and other claims in the wake of the fire at its Richmond refinery...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by Audrey, on Feb 4, 2013 at 1:24 pm | 4 comments | 749 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Arnerich, other Tri-Valley mayors return from Washington meetings, inauguration

Mayors from the Tri-Valley returned Tuesday from a five-day trip to Washington D.C. where they met with California legislators...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Feb 4, 2013 at 11:29 am | 7 comments | 943 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

5 arrested in separate Walnut Creek burglaries

Five people were arrested in two separate burglaries in Walnut Creek over the weekend, according to reports. Walnut Creek...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Feb 4, 2013 at 11:21 am | 2 comments | 1796 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lost Samsung Tablet turned in

Good morning, Danville Police are looking to return a Samsung Tablet to its owner. The tablet was found in the southern...

Original post made by Geoff Gillette on Feb. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 889 Views

AROUND TOWN

Attend a public hearing today on the SummerHill Homes project

Danville's Planning Commission will hold a hearing on Tuesday, Jan. 29 to receive public input on the proposed Magee Ranch...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Arlene, on Feb 2, 2013 at 12:36 pm | 47 comments | 1842 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Apply for AAUW scholarships

The Danville-Alamo-Walnut Creek branch of the American Association of University Women is offering scholarships to college...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin-Brown, on Feb 1, 2013 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 675 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prop 8 sponsors tell U.S. Supreme Court that defining marriage is a state right

Supporters of California's ban on same-sex marriage told the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday that defining marriage is a states'...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Aubrey, on Feb 1, 2013 at 8:02 am | 27 comments | 1523 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pet of the Week: Taco

Recently, Danville organization Horses Healing Hearts has took in Taco, who was found in Tracy by a CHP with no food or water...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by the dogfather, on Feb 1, 2013 at 7:01 am | 3 comments | 929 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: Sunday, Sunday, Sunday!

As people all over the Bay Area don their red and gold to cheer on the 49ers this weekend, serious Niner faithfuls in the...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Jan 31, 2013 at 7:30 pm | 1 comment | 638 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

So sick from a tick

It comes from a tick and it's on the East coast - isn't that what most people know about Lyme disease? And what's that got...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Lyman D., on Jan 31, 2013 at 1:26 pm | 7 comments | 1550 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The absolute amendment

The right to bear arms is the topic of this week's [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4192 Raucous...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 31, 2013 at 11:20 am | 16 comments | 1152 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Enter the high school writers contest and workshop

The California Writers Club Tri-Valley Branch will sponsor its second annual High School Writers Contest and Workshop from...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2013
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin-Brown, on Jan 30, 2013 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 887 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Former fire captain arrested after allededly stealing from fire district

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office is expected to review a case against a retired fire captain and Alamo...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Old Danvillian, on Jan 30, 2013 at 8:09 am | 14 comments | 1350 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Man shot, injured by police after allegedly threatening officer with knife

Police shot and injured Dublin resident Ryan Cox Friday morning after he allegedly walked toward officers with a large knife,...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2013
Last comment by Dan, on Jan 30, 2013 at 7:31 am | 5 comments | 816 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon attorney faces complaint to state bar association

A San Ramon family law attorney charged with illegally receiving confidential information now faces a complaint made to the...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2013
Last comment by Earl Stanley Gardnerd, on Jan 30, 2013 at 7:20 am | 5 comments | 1296 Views

SPORTS

Batter up!

You might imagine that with 13 years in the major leagues, awards including two-time Minor League Player of the Year, two...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by SALLY, on Jan 29, 2013 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 909 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Take a Senior Sneaker trip to see 'Wicked' tomorrow

Join other seniors on a trip into San Francisco to see "Wicked" at the Orpheum Theater on Thursday, Jan. 24. "Wicked" is...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Uncle Joe/Petticoat Junction, on Jan 27, 2013 at 8:36 pm | 2 comments | 720 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local economy has a bright future, economist says

Business owners and those interested in finance got an inside look at the future on Friday along with pleasant news about...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Joe, on Jan 25, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 7 comments | 950 Views

AROUND TOWN

Organic foods a favorite among healthy shoppers

Organic foods have become a favorite among many shoppers who consider them more nutritious and healthy, with 40 studies published...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Danville Mom, on Jan 25, 2013 at 8:41 pm | 5 comments | 778 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

General Plan opponents hold meeting in advance of Planning Commission decision

A collaborative effort of local groups upset about Danville's 2030 General Plan update, the Citizens Town Hall meeting informed...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by Born and raised here, on Jan 24, 2013 at 11:23 pm | 37 comments | 2682 Views
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