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Alamo could make it as a town, says financial report

A Comprehensive Fiscal Analysis conducted by the engineering firm Winzler and Kelly found that the town of Alamo would have...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Rachel Wells, on Jul 31, 2008 at 5:29 pm | 2 comments | 1585 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

16 running for council in Alamo

It's final. The deadline passed at 5 p.m. today and 16 people are running for the town council in Alamo - which will come...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2008
Last comment by Louise Buriss, on Jan 12, 2009 at 11:56 am | 14 comments | 1584 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney's veterans care bill becomes law

A bill said to improve health care for veterans was signed into law today as part of the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Louise, on May 12, 2010 at 8:39 am | 21 comments | 1584 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police motorcade to accompany Sgt. Romans to Oakland memorial

Oakland Police officers will form a motorcade tomorrow morning to accompany the body of Sgt. Ervin Romans from a Danville...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Y.Bernklau, on Apr 7, 2009 at 4:05 pm | 5 comments | 1583 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 | 1583 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 | 1581 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School parcel tax going to the vote

In an effort to combat expected cutbacks in state funding and protect current programs, members of the San Ramon Valley Unified...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by Todd, on Jan 30, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 4 comments | 1580 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district's red ink brings pink slips

Layoff notices are going to 137 teachers and others such as librarians and counselors who have teaching credentials after...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 28, 2009 at 6:15 pm | 14 comments | 1580 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cops to visit residents during "National Night Out"

As a way of promoting the Police/Community partnership, Danville Police are urging residents to come out and be a part of...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 22, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 8 comments | 1580 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Aliens in the garden?

Teen photographer Joe Christianson explained that is not a shot of aliens in his yard in Alamo. It's a banana plant photographed...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by Mel O'Yello, on Apr 7, 2008 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 1579 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man robs Danville Chase, escapes with approximately $20,000

A man robbed the Chase bank at 661 San Ramon Valley Blvd. around 10:15 Monday morning, according to Police Chief Steve Simpkins....

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Chuck, on Mar 10, 2011 at 12:16 pm | 14 comments | 1579 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The 411: Politics a bore to most teens

In light of the ongoing presidential primary elections, I thought it appropriate to explore the nature of teen participation...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2008
Last comment by Jack Johnson, on Oct 30, 2008 at 2:02 pm | 6 comments | 1578 Views

SPORTS

SPORTSTRONG YOUTH BASKETBALL

SPORTSTRONG Youth Basketball Foundation is kicking off our Spring and Spring/ Summer season with evaluations starting January...

Original post made by Mike on Jan. 6, 2009
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: In a bookstore near you

There's a new book out called, "No, I Don't Want to Join a Book Club: Diary of a Sixtieth Year," by British novelist Virginia...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Apr 4, 2008 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 1577 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 | 1577 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville man takes unique path to being a scientist

When Maxwell Bertolero was in high school nine years ago, he was advised that he'd better get his act together or he'd never...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Jun 13, 2012 at 1:43 pm | 5 comments | 1577 Views

AROUND TOWN

You too can be a dignitary

Quite sincerely, friends and neighbors, AIM has extended an invitation: "..we are sponsoring a panel discussion for interested...

Original post made by Alamo Tom Foolery on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 16, 2008 at 4:52 pm | 7 comments | 1576 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fresh and Easy plans 2011 opening in Danville

It took longer than expected, but Fresh and Easy plans to open in Danville in the early part of next year. Company spokesman...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by collins, on Nov 15, 2010 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 1576 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council members seeking re-election

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen, Vice Mayor Newell Arnerich and Councilman Mike Doyle announced last week that they will...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2008
Last comment by Judy Gilchrist, on Jul 23, 2008 at 8:02 am | 2 comments | 1575 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 | 1574 Views
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