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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Exclusive interview with Santa

Santa Claus took time out from his busy schedule yesterday to answer questions for the Danville Express before he headed...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Craig M.Newcomb, on Dec 18, 2013 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 1454 Views

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Streetwise: What are your plans for the holidays?

As Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanza (or Festivus, for Seinfeld fans) approach, many residents are solidifying their plans for...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Notta Burglar, on Dec 18, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 3 comments | 1454 Views

AROUND TOWN

Enter a design contest for reusable bags

Budding Rembrandts, Picaassos an Monets can take part in the "All Things Danville" reusable shopping bag contest. Show in...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Apr 3, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 1 comment | 1454 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community leader, is that an oxymoron?

Posted from www.alamoinc.org: "As part of our (AIM) ongoing commitment to open communication, we will be holding a roundtable...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 12, 2008 at 9:57 am | 10 comments | 1453 Views

AROUND TOWN

A different incorporation story

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, http://www.contracostatimes.com/search/ci_9007589?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com Jeanine...

Original post made by Susan West on Apr. 24, 2008
Last comment by Susan West, on Apr 28, 2008 at 8:00 am | 4 comments | 1453 Views

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Authorities identify gunman killed after shooting CHP officer on I-680

Christopher Boone Lacy, a resident of Corning, Calif., was fatally shot by a second CHP officer after he shot Officer Kenyon...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 6, 2012 at 3:38 pm | 7 comments | 1453 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-speed-rail 'safeguard' bill signed into law

Legislation that makes it next to impossible for the California High-Speed Rail Authority to build a four-track rail system...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 18, 2013 at 9:50 am | 7 comments | 1453 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police targeting downtown pedestrian safety

Plain clothed police officers will be used as pedestrian decoys as the Danville Police Department conducts a Pedestrian Safety...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by John, on Oct 23, 2009 at 3:26 pm | 10 comments | 1452 Views

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Diablo Views: Letters live on

Is the written personal letter a thing of the past? I remember learning in grammar school the correct way to write a letter...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 11, 2008 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 1451 Views

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Feeding the lion

Well-wishers at the Danville Senior Center Chinese New Year's Celebration feed envelopes with offerings to the lion who danced...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 13, 2008 at 4:51 pm | 1 comment | 1451 Views

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Technology glitches tick off teachers

Teachers packed the school board meeting room Tuesday night and gave rocking applause to speakers who - while acknowledging...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by chris, on Dec 5, 2008 at 7:55 pm | 12 comments | 1451 Views

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Poet Laureate 'speaks to our hearts' at awards event

What better way to meet the person chosen to represent the town through the power of poetry than to have her recite a poem...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2008 at 9:03 am | 2 comments | 1451 Views

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Alamo meeting Monday on downtown intersection

District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho is hosting a meeting in Hap Magee Ranch Park on Monday to hear from residents on recent...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by CDSI courtesy, on May 13, 2008 at 7:58 am | 10 comments | 1450 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Calendar

<font size=+2>Art</font> Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=166 posted Friday, June...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, on Jun 18, 2008 at 9:23 am | 4 comments | 1450 Views

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Collision with cop car knocks girl off bike

A 14-year-old girl was found to be at fault after she hit a Danville police car and was knocked off her bicycle. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2008
Last comment by Cyclist from San Ramon, on May 18, 2008 at 1:54 pm | 3 comments | 1449 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anti-bullying policy: Mental gymnasties in the CC Times

Here is a link to the article to which I'm responding, headlined in the print edition: "Anti-gay bullying proves tough for...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 30, 2011
Last comment by LBGTQ Youth, on Jan 31, 2011 at 7:44 pm | 16 comments | 1448 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town sees Fresh and Easy opening in spring

Danville's Fresh and Easy Neighborhood Market is on track to open this spring, town staff says. But getting the British grocery...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Loura, on Dec 15, 2010 at 12:02 pm | 8 comments | 1447 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police Chief urges caution during holidays

As the holiday season progresses, police are warning residents to take precautions with their homes and cars to cut down...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2009
Last comment by Lisa, on Dec 18, 2009 at 7:00 am | 5 comments | 1447 Views

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Headless cat found in Danville yard

A Danville woman discovered something very unpleasant in her back yard last week - a decapitated cat. From the fur, which...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by sponge bob, on Jul 1, 2008 at 6:34 pm | 2 comments | 1446 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 | 1446 Views
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