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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 | 1752 Views

AROUND TOWN

It is now AIM's obligation to all voters

Dear Editor, This coming Sunday, November 9, Alamo Incorporation Movement (AIM) will kick-off their political campaign...

Original post made by Christine Jenkins on Nov. 4, 2008
Last comment by Diablo Vista region neighborhoods, on Nov 16, 2008 at 7:52 am | 23 comments | 1752 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Houses for Haiti

Sharpies, mat board and a glue stick. The art students at Los Cerros Middle School are hoping the cute little houses created...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Trish, on Feb 4, 2010 at 5:46 pm | 4 comments | 1752 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council seeks water-restriction exception

The town of Danville plans to seek an exception to its water service provider's new outdoor irrigation restrictions that...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Sep 5, 2014 at 8:34 am | 7 comments | 1751 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vandalism causes AT&T outages

Danville police are looking for suspects in three separate incidents of vandalism involving AT&T junction boxes in town....

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Matt, on Apr 15, 2009 at 9:39 am | 4 comments | 1749 Views

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Vandals topple radio tower, cause $1M in damage

Police are investigating why someone broke into a gated enclosure and toppled a radio communication tower on Rocky Ridge...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Puck, on Aug 5, 2013 at 10:20 am | 13 comments | 1749 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista High student center receives architectural honor

The Workday Student Center at Danville's Monte Vista High School has received an architectural honor award from The American...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2014
Last comment by Monte Vista Mom, on Dec 23, 2014 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 1749 Views

AROUND TOWN

Happy Birthday Danville!

Towns across the United States that share the name "Danville" have been sending congratulations to our town as we turn 150...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2008
Last comment by Sharon Petersen, on Jul 3, 2008 at 7:15 pm | 1 comment | 1748 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ace will be the place in Alamo

Months after the doors closed on Yardbirds in Alamo, a new hardware chain will be taking up residence in the shuttered facility....

Original post made on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Pat, on Jun 1, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 12 comments | 1748 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hartz Avenue institution closing after 30 years

La Ultima, the New Mexican restaurant which has occupied a prime Hartz Avenue locale for 32 years, will officially shut its...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2011
Last comment by Carol, on May 6, 2011 at 4:01 pm | 5 comments | 1748 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 | 1748 Views

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Remembering Phil

Artist and free spirit Phil Hellsten, who died suddenly June 23, was a fixture each morning at Peet's Coffee and Tea in Danville....

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by A Former Danville Res, on Oct 8, 2009 at 10:57 am | 5 comments | 1747 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 | 1746 Views

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Town Square Forum and e-exchanges

Dear neighbors, It is time to thank The Danville Weekly once again for the Town Square Forum. The majority of communication...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Apr. 18, 2008
Last comment by Halamo, on Apr 23, 2008 at 3:44 pm | 7 comments | 1745 Views

SPORTS

Blasting their way to the top

The U14 Mustang Blast Girls played to the top of the heap in Lancaster, Mass., on July 26, beating North Carolina, 1-0, in...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Shelby Cota, on Jul 29, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 2 comments | 1745 Views

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Danville teen orator headed to nationals

Sam Stone, a senior at Monte Vista high School, won the state competition Sunday in the 73rd annual American Legion Oratorical...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by bzwahlen, on Mar 5, 2010 at 6:27 pm | 5 comments | 1743 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teachers waive appreciation week

For years now the tradition at Greenbrook Elementary School has been that during March parents would collect donations,...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Mar 17, 2009 at 9:30 am | 9 comments | 1742 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Planning Commission to review apartment complex, senior care facility

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set to discuss a proposed mixed-use apartment and commercial project as well as a potential...

Original post made on May. 4, 2015
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on May 5, 2015 at 6:01 pm | 6 comments | 1742 Views

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Attend the LAFCO Meeting, August 7, 2008

On August 7, 2008, Contra Costa Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO), will present incorporation study results in a...

Original post made by Sandra Wills on Jul. 21, 2008
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Cracking the Code' wins Intel Science Talent Search

Danville resident and Venture student Evan O'Dorney, 17, won the top award of $100,000 from the Intel Foundation for his...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2011
Last comment by Marie, on Mar 19, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 14 comments | 1741 Views
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