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Adults: Eat your vegetables!

As children, we heard the chant from our parents: "Eat all your vegetables!" As adults, we have to practice what we're now...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2008
Last comment by Leah, on Nov 24, 2008 at 2:27 pm | 2 comments | 1306 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Museum acquires 'Miracle on the Hudson' quilt

A quilt artist from Missouri donated her creation, "Miracle on the Hudson," to Danville and the Museum of the San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by SouthWind100, on Oct 22, 2009 at 3:41 am | 3 comments | 1306 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Name change for AMPA

A rose by any other name still smells as sweet. Does the same hold true for a merchant's association? The answer is yes,...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 29, 2008 at 8:06 am | 1 comment | 1305 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Art through group effort

Fifth-graders at Sycamore Valley Elementary School learned about the art of masters such as Seurat, Monet and Van Gogh while...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Robin, on Jun 24, 2009 at 1:27 pm | 3 comments | 1305 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jogger leaps out of roadway, still gets struck in hit-and-run

A man jogging eastbound at 6:30 a.m. Saturday in the bike lane on Crow Canyon Road near Barbados Drive was struck by a vehicle...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Bud, on Jan 12, 2010 at 9:38 pm | 33 comments | 1305 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

17th Annual Breakfast with Santa at the Danville Grange

For the past 17 years the Danville Job's Daughters have proudly hosted the Breakfast with Santa event at the Danville Grange....

Original post made by Danville Job\'s Daughters on Nov. 12, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1305 Views

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Alamo incorporation opponents get organized

The debate over whether Alamo should become a town has begun to heat up, with those against incorporation holding meetings...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by CDSI Courtesy, on Sep 10, 2008 at 9:45 am | 10 comments | 1304 Views

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McNerney seeks millions to keep things moving

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th) released a list of transportation project funding requests Wednesday that he is submitting...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Pete, on Jun 18, 2009 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 1303 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglar hits fire station as crews battle Morgan fire

Firefighters returned to Fire Station No. 7 at 1050 Walnut Ave. in Walnut Creek on Sunday evening after battling the wildfire...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 12, 2013 at 3:53 pm | 7 comments | 1303 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Storer named new Danville mayor; council honors local contributors

The Danville Town Council and scores of residents honored key local contributors and celebrated as Councilman Robert Storer...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Dec 11, 2013 at 11:10 am | 18 comments | 1303 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Planners OK private 'Field of Dreams'

The two-year long battle over a sports practice field built on a ridgeline ended Tuesday with little fanfare. No impassioned...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jul 16, 2009 at 2:42 pm | 3 comments | 1302 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police search for Bay Point man suspected in Costco thefts

Danville Police are searching for a Bay Point resident suspected of stealing electronics from Costco. A warrant with a $50,000...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 23, 2011 at 4:12 am | 4 comments | 1302 Views

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Meetings begin to determine fate of Vets Hall

The new Veterans Building Steering Committee will meet for the first time at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 29, to begin planning...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Oct 24, 2008 at 2:12 pm | 3 comments | 1301 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Break-in leads to stolen property for 45 victims

Maybe Someone was watching as would-be burglars at Rolling Hills Church in Danville inadvertently led police to stolen property...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2009
Last comment by Art, on Dec 18, 2009 at 12:22 pm | 12 comments | 1301 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teachers rally behind 'state of emergency' week

The "state of emergency" resolution addresses the potential financial crisis the district faces if the state adopts a "cuts...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on May 18, 2011 at 10:20 pm | 35 comments | 1300 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 Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2011 at 2:34 pm | 1 comment | 1298 Views

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Residents appeal Station 32 plans to Board of Supervisors

Alamo resident Diann Tilley Christensen filed the appeal on behalf of six couples on Sept. 1, citing concerns about "code...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Hary, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:34 am | 11 comments | 1297 Views

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Supervisor Campains Should Focus on Solving Unfunded County Debt

The amount of debt this county owes to its employees should be the main subject of campaigns for Supervisors. The potentially...

Original post made by Concerned Debt on Mar. 4, 2012
Last comment by The Queen, on Mar 8, 2012 at 8:42 pm | 42 comments | 1297 Views

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More than 400 guns collected at county buyback event

Contra Costa County's recently gun buyback yielded over 400 guns from three locations throughout the county. The firearms...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Aug 18, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 24 comments | 1297 Views

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Home fireworks FORBIDDEN

Lighting fireworks at home is illegal in Contra Costa County, officials are reminding everyone, and it's even more important...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2008
Last comment by informed resident, on Jul 4, 2008 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 1296 Views
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