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AROUND TOWN

WE need a REAL District 3 Supervisor

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, At present, we are faced with a choice between our current supervisor,...

Original post made by Susan West on Feb. 24, 2008
Last comment by Keith Lewis, on Feb 27, 2008 at 1:34 pm | 2 comments | 1359 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town Square Forum and e-exchanges

Dear neighbors, It is time to thank The Danville Weekly once again for the Town Square Forum. The majority of communication...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Apr. 18, 2008
Last comment by Halamo, on Apr 23, 2008 at 3:44 pm | 7 comments | 1358 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council continues smoking ban discussion

An ordinance to prohibit smoking in Danville's recreational areas was discussed again at Tuesday's Town Council meeting....

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Whomever, on Sep 9, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 11 comments | 1358 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Update: Neighbor, teens help rescue women from burning San Ramon home

A neighbor and three teenage boys rescued two women and a pet dog from a two-alarm house fire in San Ramon on Monday that...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2014
Last comment by Gus, on Mar 25, 2014 at 6:42 am | 3 comments | 1358 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County OKs sliding doors for Windmill Farms

A plan to build an enclosed space at Windmill Farms for cut melons, bulk food, dairy and meat was approved by the health...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2008
Last comment by Leah, on Mar 21, 2008 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 1357 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo gears up for Wine & Music Fest

Alamo Rotary invites everyone to come enjoy the 26th annual Alamo Wine and Music Festival it is hosting this year Saturday,...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2008
Last comment by Rachel Wells, on Aug 28, 2008 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 1357 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The GOP is the problem

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3696 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Lana, on May 16, 2012 at 6:38 pm | 37 comments | 1357 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo meeting talks taxes and services

Alamo residents who don't think incorporation's a good idea either didn't show up at the Alamo Incorporation Movement's community...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2008
Last comment by Van Darren, on Apr 11, 2008 at 5:04 pm | 5 comments | 1356 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 Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by SUE, on Sep 14, 2010 at 8:47 pm | 3 comments | 1356 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station opens to much fanfare and talk

Trains are stopping today at the $106-million West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station that was officially dedicated Friday with...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2011
Last comment by In Alamo, on Feb 28, 2011 at 11:59 am | 28 comments | 1356 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Safer streets

Has a family ever done so much good for a community after a personal tragedy as Carmen and Bob Pack? After the heartbreak...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2008
Last comment by Amber, on Mar 20, 2008 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 1353 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LTTE - Opposition to Measure C

Dear Dolores, It is fascinating that opposition to Measure C can be labeled as Michael James Arata’s opposition. The...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 28, 2009 at 6:11 pm | 2 comments | 1353 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney introduces bill to fight outsourcing

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th District) has introduced a bill to stop outsourcing by cracking down on what he calls...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by DaveB, on Jul 9, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 28 comments | 1353 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves $34 million spending plan

The $34 million spending plan calls for $26.1 million budgeted for town expenses, $2 million for the town as [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=7000&approved=yes...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Greg, on Jun 28, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 2 comments | 1353 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo pledge for aquatic center expires

Alamo Parks and Recreation Committee is throwing cold water on its $200,000 pledge for an aquatic center - at least for now. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 2, 2008 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 1352 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

On a new path

Amy Borovsky's face is a mask of concentration as she hefts two 55-pound dumbbells and walks with them, step by step, around...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by Joe Nelson, on Jan 16, 2009 at 12:30 pm | 3 comments | 1352 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

FBI arrests Blackhawk father and daughter in securities scheme

Two members of a Danville family are facing federal charges in connection with a securities fraud that netted nearly $3 million....

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Janet, on Jul 30, 2009 at 9:18 am | 1 comment | 1352 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principals for three SRVUSD schools

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District board recently announced the appointment of three principals to Danville schools....

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Smile, on Jun 16, 2010 at 9:03 am | 5 comments | 1352 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Iron Horse neighbors to meet the Mayor

Posted by the Iron Horse neighbors Dear neighbors, Iron Horse neighbors will be visiting Mayor Andersen at her Friday...

Original post made by Kathy Bell on Apr. 27, 2008
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Contra Costa leaders to join Arizona debate

I understand that a quorum of the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will sign a letter today calling on President...

Original post made by voter on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Sue Short, on Jun 16, 2010 at 10:54 am | 10 comments | 1350 Views
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Moneyball, the Sequel: Billy Beane for President!
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Take Full Advantage of Free Standardized Testing Opportunities
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