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AROUND TOWN

Equal opportunity council needs representatives

The county Advisory Council on Equal Employment Opportunity has vacancies for an education representative and for a disabled...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 10, 2007 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 1694 Views

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Campaigning

Tired of campaigns yet? And we're not even talking about the candidates running for the presidential primaries. We're referring...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2007
Last comment by Kerri Samuelson, on Oct 9, 2007 at 8:27 pm | 3 comments | 1693 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tragic Grand Canyon fall kills Blackhawk man

Blackhawk resident John Russell Presley, 63, died after a 70-foot fall Thursday in the Grand Canyon National Park. He was...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2008
Last comment by Luke, on Sep 6, 2008 at 12:13 am | 1 comment | 1692 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2013
Last comment by Brett, on Apr 27, 2013 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments | 1692 Views

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Diablo Views: Staring for a living

As a kid, I would always get caught staring at people. I'd be studying the lines on an old man's face or the way a teenage...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by jenni brooks, on Apr 21, 2008 at 12:36 pm | 5 comments | 1691 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district looks to the future

The future is coming - and it's got a hefty price tag. District Technology Director Bruce Chmielesky recently gave an update...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2009
Last comment by Amused!, on Jul 16, 2009 at 5:22 pm | 25 comments | 1691 Views

SPORTS

Yankees of Danville Little League win the District 57 Majorsí Tournament of Champions Title with 14-9 win over the Livermore American White Sox

June 22, 2009 The Danville Little League Yankees completed an incredible season finishing a combined 27-4 while winning...

Original post made by Highlander on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by SALLY, on Jun 25, 2010 at 8:09 am | 3 comments | 1691 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Thank you, John!

Democrat John Edwards is exiting the presidential race Wednesday, ending a scrappy underdog bid in which he steered his rivals...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 30, 2008
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MTA offers summer internship program

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission is looking for summer interns seeking a career in transit. About 35 summer internships...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2014
Last comment by James Buchs, on Feb 20, 2014 at 10:02 am | 1 comment | 1690 Views

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SRVUSD board to discuss depth of meeting minutes, ban on e-cigarettes

A resident's criticism has led the school board to discuss whether it's properly documenting what happens at its meetings. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 28, 2014 at 9:38 pm | 3 comments | 1688 Views

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Monte Vista to get new principal

The School Board took action in closed session Tuesday night for a new principal to take the helm at Monte Vista High School....

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by educatorfromoutside, on Nov 22, 2009 at 6:29 pm | 30 comments | 1687 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo Wine & Music Fest this Saturday

The 25th annual Alamo Wine and Music Festival - or Block Party - will take place Saturday, Sept. 8, presented by Alamo Rotary....

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 6, 2007 at 6:37 pm | 1 comment | 1685 Views

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Looking at homework

Some parents in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are pushing for the district to reevaluate its 13-year-old policy...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 26, 2008 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 1685 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

High speed pursuit ends in stolen vehicle arrest

A sharp curve proved to be the undoing of a Bay Point car thief being pursued at speeds up to 90 mph by Danville police officers...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Aaron, on May 13, 2009 at 8:57 pm | 8 comments | 1684 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo MAC to be decided Tuesday

The future of Alamo will be a topic of discussion at this Tuesday's meeting of the Contra Costa county Board of Supervisors....

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Aug 12, 2009 at 3:18 pm | 55 comments | 1684 Views

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Alamo resident arrested for homicide

Michael Littman was taken into custody on Aug. 30 by Contra Costa Sheriff's Office detectives at his home on the 3000 block...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2012
Last comment by LB, on Sep 10, 2012 at 4:58 pm | 10 comments | 1684 Views

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Danville teacher wins national honor

Danville teacher Kimberley Gilles received a high honor -- and a $25,000 check -- from the National Education Association...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2014
Last comment by Dolores, on Mar 4, 2014 at 3:14 pm | 15 comments | 1684 Views

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County suggests 'Alamo Boulevard'

What's in a name? Quite a bit, county staff says. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3621...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2007
Last comment by Forest Warn, on Oct 29, 2007 at 5:04 pm | 3 comments | 1683 Views

SPORTS

Letter: Appointed councilmembers pledge to continue to listen to community

"We hope that our unopposed election is affirmation of the efforts of the entire Danville Town Council to respond to your...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 25, 2010 at 9:27 am | 17 comments | 1683 Views

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Kiwanis charging full steam ahead for July 3-4

Have fun by taking part in the Hay Days festivities on July 3-4 in downtown Danville. That's the message these days from...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on May 9, 2008 at 7:59 am | 1 comment | 1682 Views
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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
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The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
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My secret identity is revealed!
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