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Contra Costa Meals on Wheels issues urgent funding appeal, may have to drop 200 seniors

Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa launched an urgent appeal for more donations, saying that a funding shortage could force...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on May 2, 2013 at 10:00 am | 27 comments | 2077 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Stallone Trivia

Yep, Sylvester Stallone starred in a very popular movie, "First Blood," in 1982. It was so popular that they came out with...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Jun. 21, 2011
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

State Supreme Court ruling on medical marijuana upholds Danville ban

The California Supreme Court ruled unanimously today that cities and counties have the right to ban medical marijuana dispensaries...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by KU, on May 10, 2013 at 10:58 am | 8 comments | 2076 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Seniors use canes for more than stability

You might find Robert Worthington walking around town with a wooden cane, but not necessarily because he needs help with...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Wondering, on Jan 17, 2013 at 8:45 am | 11 comments | 2075 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 | 2074 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

In the cold light of DAWN

Dear neighbors, As we awake on February 6, we will realize that our nation has made choices that somehow do not reflect...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 7, 2008 at 4:44 pm | 3 comments | 2073 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown urges voters to pass Prop. 30 tax measure, but poll shows it's failing

Gov. Jerry Brown, seeking to promote his Proposition 30 tax initiative, told a San Francisco audience Thursday that, "the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2012
Last comment by Caroline, on Nov 7, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 16 comments | 2073 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 Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research Fellowship, on Aug 5, 2010 at 5:20 pm | 2 comments | 2073 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

UPDATE: San Ramon council supports Faria Preserve development

San Ramon appears set to receive a new 740-home development, as the City Council has voiced its support for the Faria Preserve...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 15, 2014 at 8:30 pm | 5 comments | 2072 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

McNerney cautiously optimistic regarding finances

California could be seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. That was the word from U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11),...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:54 pm | 12 comments | 2071 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley set for Measure A election

San Ramon Valley voters have until Tuesday (May 5) to cast their ballots in the mail-only special election on whether to...

Original post made on May. 5, 2015
Last comment by Herman Glates, on May 6, 2015 at 9:33 am | 10 comments | 2070 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

McNerney brings voice of SRVUSD students to Washington

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives on Wednesday, sharing ideas...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2011
Last comment by Inman, on Apr 28, 2011 at 11:14 am | 17 comments | 2068 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

We should be proud of California election results

We in California are very proud of the 2010 election results in California. We rejected the fear and miss-information being...

Original post made by Chet on Nov. 7, 2010
Last comment by TL Nelson, on Nov 8, 2010 at 6:55 pm | 19 comments | 2068 Views

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Danville lights up for the holidays

Let there be light! And there was, as Danville lit up the Old Oak Tree on Diablo Road on Friday evening. The celebration...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2007
Last comment by Demetrius, on Nov 26, 2007 at 4:12 pm | 1 comment | 2068 Views

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Bay Area officials declare 6th straight 'Spare the Air' day

Yet again, Bay Area residents are being asked to leave their fireplaces and wood stoves unlit during a sixth consecutive...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Dec 18, 2013 at 8:14 am | 12 comments | 2068 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 | 2067 Views

SPORTS

Danville All-Star little league team shoots to NorCal championship

Danville's All-Star 10- and 11-year-olds have a shot at clinching the Northern California championship with a win tonight...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2010
Last comment by SALLY, on Aug 3, 2010 at 9:47 am | 2 comments | 2067 Views

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Project could stop druggies from doc shopping

Danville's Bob Pack has spent the last four years working on a project that would help put a stop to "doctor shoppers" -...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 13, 2008 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 2067 Views

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Art Space: The art of the protest - Sign Creation 101 is in order

Overlooked in the sound and fury signifying nut-think that greeted U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer at her book signing at Rakestraw...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Bob K, on Aug 21, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 2066 Views

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EBRPD buys land in San Ramon Valley to connect popular parks, trails

The East Bay Regional Park District board decided Tuesday to acquire 362 acres of land in the San Ramon Valley that will...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2015
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Sep 11, 2015 at 6:48 am | 2 comments | 2066 Views
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