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2010 World Series Champ Nate Schierholtz at Talkin Baseball

San Francisco Giant and Danville's own Nate Schierholtz will be signing autographs at Talkin Baseball (103 H Town & Country...

Original post made by Jessica Lipsky on Jun. 17, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jun 20, 2011 at 11:32 am | 3 comments | 1917 Views

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Ask the Vet: What is an emergency?

Pet emergencies are sometimes obvious to pet owners, but not always. Bishop Ranch Veterinary Center & Urgent Care's Dr. Kristel...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2011
Last comment by Brad Taylor, on Jul 17, 2011 at 8:48 pm | 1 comment | 1917 Views

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Grass fields closed for winter

The town of Danville announced the annual closure of the natural grass sports fields Monday afternoon. All natural grass...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2012
Last comment by the dogfather, on Dec 10, 2012 at 7:12 am | 1 comment | 1917 Views

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Column: How to pay less for a new car

Late last year, my wife and I were in the unenviable position of needing to shop for a new car, since the used car lease...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 17, 2014 at 11:25 am | 2 comments | 1917 Views

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Ex-Pleasanton councilwoman announces State Assembly bid

Former Pleasanton City Councilwoman Cheryl Cook-Kallio said Tuesday that she will enter the race for the 16th State Assembly...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2015
Last comment by Dan, on Dec 13, 2015 at 8:11 pm | 7 comments | 1917 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD set to expand policy on credits for alternative coursework

The San Ramon Valley school district appears on track to revamping its rules on granting credits to students who satisfy...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2016
Last comment by Cherp, on Feb 22, 2016 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 1916 Views

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Alamo family helped girl who plunged from Golden Gate Bridge

Merle Hall, former mayor of Walnut Creek, and his son Eric were sailing on the San Francisco Bay with Eric's two teenage...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Apr 22, 2011 at 12:18 pm | 4 comments | 1916 Views

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Serial bank robbery suspects nabbed in Vacaville linked to Comercia robbery

Police have linked two of four serial bank robbery suspects arrested in Vacaville on Monday to a [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=6114...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by cessna, on Aug 11, 2011 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 1915 Views

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Town to discuss parking plans, Tassajara Valley

The Danville Town Council will consider adopting the 2010 Downtown Parking Management Plan, at its meeting Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Jan 13, 2010 at 9:13 pm | 7 comments | 1915 Views

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Danville Police collect prescription drugs during take-back event

On Saturday, the Danville Police Department teamed up with the DEA for a prescription drug take-back event at police headquarters....

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by April Rovero, on Nov 1, 2011 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 1915 Views

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Running community hits the pavement in memorial

The Bay Area running community honored those killed or wounded in the Boston Marathon bombings with a memorial run in Oakland...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Tracy, on Apr 19, 2013 at 8:19 pm | 3 comments | 1915 Views

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Tax dodge nets San Ramon man 21 months in prison

A San Ramon man was sentenced Tuesday to nearly two years in federal prison after pleading guilty to tax evasion charges....

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by tsk, tsk, on Nov 28, 2012 at 12:38 am | 2 comments | 1914 Views

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BART talks continue; union leader pessimistic about reaching agreement

BART management met with union leaders again Monday to try to reach an agreement before the union employees' contract expires...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by Chaz, on Jul 31, 2013 at 9:44 am | 6 comments | 1914 Views

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BART strike continues for third day

The BART strike in continuing for the third day although labor talks resumed Tuesday evening at the request of California...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Jul 3, 2013 at 3:31 pm | 7 comments | 1913 Views

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Those popular 'Take Us Along' photos

The Danville Weekly ran a popular feature called "Take Us Along" before it halted its print edition in October: Readers would...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by Amory Gutierrez, Danville Express, on Dec 31, 2009 at 8:50 am | 6 comments | 1913 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: He leapt to help his fellow man

Phil Scholz was the kind of guy who always reached out to help others. So it was in character Jan. 20 at the train station...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 5, 2014 at 9:44 am | 2 comments | 1912 Views

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MAC applications still being accepted

Alamo residents still have two weeks if they wish to apply to be a part of the new Municipal Advisory Council. The MAC, approved...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Askidoo, on Sep 29, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 15 comments | 1912 Views

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Concrete spill in San Ramon causes I-680 delays Tuesday

All northbound lanes of Interstate 680 in San Ramon were reopened late Tuesday morning, roughly three hours after they were...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2014
Last comment by Neanderthal, on Sep 24, 2014 at 7:09 am | 1 comment | 1912 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bond Oversight

Statute grants the Grand Jury with power to investigate and report upon the operations, accounts, and records of our County,...

Original post made by Contra Costa County Grand Jury on Nov. 14, 2012
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Search under way for armed robbery suspects at Holiday Inn

Police are searching for two suspects in connection with an armed robbery at a Holiday Inn in Walnut Creek on Monday night....

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 20, 2013 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 1911 Views
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Assemblyman proposes driving up housing costs to delight unions
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