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California graduation rate improves, remains below local results

California's high school graduation rate increased in 2013 for the fourth year in a row, but it remained lower than results...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on May 9, 2014 at 4:12 pm | 3 comments | 1516 Views

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New fire chief hails from Danville

Danville resident Richard price has been appointed the new fire chief of the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District. Price,...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, editor, on Aug 1, 2008 at 10:19 am | 3 comments | 1515 Views

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Speak up

Though it was only 7 a.m., John Temple warmed up the business and professional people in his Toastmasters audience in April...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2008
Last comment by Lou Pilastro, on Sep 1, 2008 at 10:40 pm | 1 comment | 1515 Views

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Local Voice an issue in all communities and neighborhoods

Dear Editor, Today, in e-exchanges throughout the Iron Horse corridor from Concord to Pleasanton, many neighbors noted...

Original post made by CDSI Courtesy on Sep. 9, 2008
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Police targeting downtown pedestrian safety

Plain clothed police officers will be used as pedestrian decoys as the Danville Police Department conducts a Pedestrian Safety...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by John, on Oct 23, 2009 at 3:26 pm | 10 comments | 1515 Views

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John Lane, what are you?

John Lane is running for a seat on the SRV School Board. In another publication he describes his position at CSU East Bay...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by Julius Kahn III, on Oct 6, 2010 at 11:51 am | 26 comments | 1515 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Now it's Police Chief Capt. Wenzel

Danville Police Chief Chris Wenzel was promoted to captain recently, an unusual promotion for a deputy with the Sheriff's...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Halamo, on Mar 27, 2009 at 9:13 am | 2 comments | 1514 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pit bull kills dog in Blackhawk, owner at large

Authorities are looking for the owner of a white pit bull that killed a papillon on Thursday night while the smaller dog...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2011
Last comment by Laury, on Feb 21, 2013 at 11:10 pm | 15 comments | 1514 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board ready to vote in favor of new $260 million bond

While the official vote won't come until Aug. 7, members of the San Ramon Valley school board seem poised to bring a $260...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Betty, on Aug 6, 2012 at 7:49 am | 23 comments | 1514 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Open space preservation initiative falls short of 2014 ballot

A grassroots ballot initiative aimed at strengthening voter rights on future development may have garnered enough support,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2013
Last comment by Melinda, on May 20, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 31 comments | 1514 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Friday Morning with the Mayor

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen will be hosting her last monthly Morning with the Mayor on Friday, Nov. 7. This is an informal...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by Stewart, on Nov 3, 2008 at 5:52 pm | 3 comments | 1513 Views

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Registration program puts Danville seniors first

The problem with having a successful program is that soon everyone wants to be in it. Which then leads to the issue of how...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2009
Last comment by Louise Buriss, on Jan 15, 2009 at 9:01 am | 2 comments | 1513 Views

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Police snuff out multi-million dollar marijuana grow on Mt. Diablo

With the help of volunteers and a keen eye, State Parks Police and Contra Costa County sheriffs raided a marijuana growing...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 19, 2011 at 10:11 pm | 14 comments | 1513 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 | 1513 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Epicure: A year of recession cooking

Even those of us in comfortable, upscale communities will not be immune to finanical challenges; with some creative shopping...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2009
Last comment by Mia, on Jan 6, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1512 Views

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Town council strategizes over declining revenues

Danville revenue is falling below projected levels, and members of the Town Council discussed how the town will respond to...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by Bobby, on Mar 8, 2009 at 9:24 pm | 12 comments | 1512 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Of Note

<B>Troop 204 Scouts reach Eagle rank Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4227 posted...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2009
Last comment by Elizabeth Yemane, on Feb 28, 2009 at 6:27 pm | 1 comment | 1512 Views

SPORTS

Incumbents Stepper, Storer appointed to Town Council

In a unanimous vote, the three Town Council members voted to appoint fellow members Vice Mayor Karen Stepper and Councilman...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Aug 18, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 6 comments | 1512 Views

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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 | 1512 Views

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Fresh fruit in the garden and what to do with it

This year I beat the deer and the birds to the apricots. Well, not all of them but enough to eat my fill and make one pie....

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Anna Chan, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 1 comment | 1511 Views
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