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District 2 candidates talk politics, personal beliefs at supervisor debate

On April 26, the Danville Express hosted a community forum and debate for Contra Costa County District 2 supervisor candidates....

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on May 9, 2012 at 11:07 am | 29 comments | 2225 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville looks at reducing cost of police services

A new report on police services is recommending that the Town of Danville may be better served financially by either forming...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Nov 26, 2009 at 3:24 am | 39 comments | 2224 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

FORTUNE singles out Danville

Now it's official: Danville is a great place to start a business. FORTUNE Small Business magazine has identified the Town...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Apr 9, 2008 at 3:48 pm | 9 comments | 2224 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Construction ready to begin on YMCA facility

Work is set to get under way on the preliminary infrastructure needed for the new YMCA facility on the Alamo/Danville border....

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by I. M. Unimpressed, on Sep 23, 2008 at 12:19 pm | 2 comments | 2223 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 | 2223 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ex-Danville teacher sentenced for child pornography possession

A former Danville middle school math teacher was sentenced to more than five years in prison Thursday for possession of 50,000...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 2, 2015 at 1:03 pm | 6 comments | 2223 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney wins re-election but opponent won't concede

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has clearly won his re-election bid against Republican challenger David Harmer,...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Dec 1, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 28 comments | 2222 Views

SPORTS

Local teen figure skater takes gold, Pacific Coast crown

Sierra Venetta, a freshman at Danville's Monte Vista High School, earned a gold medal and the 2015 Pacific Coast Sectional...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2016
Last comment by Kierstyn , on Jan 10, 2016 at 8:12 pm | 1 comment | 2221 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Yes, Alamo, you can define your city

Dear Alamo Residents, This previous posting offered by Contra Costa County LAFCo refers to a guide for incorporation and...

Original post made by Bethany Silva on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Catherine Hilton, on Oct 9, 2007 at 8:03 pm | 2 comments | 2221 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 | 2221 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teacher dismissal bill heads to governor

A bill that would reform the dismissal appeal process for certificated employees is being sent to Gov. Jerry Brown for his...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2014
Last comment by Baker for Asesembly!, on Jun 18, 2014 at 10:23 am | 3 comments | 2221 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen Wire: A student's take on bigger classes, school budget crisis

Teen columnist Daniel Morizono talks about the difference smaller classes make in the ninth grade, based on his personal...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Mar 9, 2010 at 8:18 am | 36 comments | 2220 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Asian teens express angst in essays

Some Asian American students say the stress they're under -- by parents, by peers and themselves -- has led to mental health...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jul 24, 2013 at 10:11 am | 3 comments | 2220 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglary suspects arrested after woman finds them in her San Ramon home

Two men were arrested Tuesday afternoon on burglary charges after a woman reportedly caught them in the act in her home in...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Abbondanza, on May 10, 2010 at 11:18 pm | 18 comments | 2220 Views

SPORTS

Danville celebrates hometown heroes

Over 100 people gathered at Oak Hill Park on Saturday afternoon to welcome home two "hometown heroes" -- Olympians Jessica...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Aug 30, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 3 comments | 2219 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon teacher named county Teacher of the Year finalist

Coyote Creek Elementary School transitional kindergarten teacher Karen Young has been named one of four finalists for 2014-15...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2014
Last comment by Nadia, on Apr 23, 2014 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 2216 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

As if meaningless, community is not reported

Dear neighbors, I must agree! Community is not reported. Media awaits undefined quotations and special interests definition....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 28, 2008
Last comment by Iron Horse neighbors, on Feb 4, 2008 at 2:55 pm | 4 comments | 2216 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police Log

The following information is provided by the Danville Police Department. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6587...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by smithoman, on Sep 20, 2009 at 12:06 pm | 11 comments | 2216 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New Chabad Jewish Center opens in Danville

A new Danville couple, along with their three children, have established a new Chabad Jewish Center aimed at strengthening...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by Atheist Jew, on Mar 23, 2015 at 2:26 pm | 2 comments | 2216 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglars hit downtown jeweler

Danville businesses are being warned to take extra precautions, following a trio of recent commercial burglaries during evening...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by mj, on Nov 18, 2010 at 1:32 pm | 8 comments | 2216 Views
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