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More backpacks needed by Aug. 16

Remember Madison and Mackinsey Mascali? The 13 and 10 year olds spent much of their summer collecting backpacks for needy...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2010
Last comment by Sarah DeJesus, on Aug 15, 2010 at 9:39 pm | 1 comment | 798 Views

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Folded Circle Two Rings

Anyone who regularly drives north on I-680 has probably thought about that huge metal sculpture that sits atop the sign for...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kathy, on Jun 20, 2011 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 798 Views

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Water feature at Oak Hill Park closed temporarily

Due to a break in the potable water line supplying the water feature at Oak Hill Community Park, the amenity has been temporarily...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by [clarify], on Aug 7, 2011 at 7:37 am | 4 comments | 798 Views

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Streetwise: What do you think of our new lane construction project?

In this week's Streetwise, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to San Ramon Valley Boulevard and Sycamore Valley Road to ask...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Not hard.., on Aug 5, 2011 at 5:08 pm | 7 comments | 798 Views

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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. 15, 2011
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Aug 16, 2011 at 11:07 am | 2 comments | 798 Views

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What will be the important stories of 2012?

Dear Editor, Joyous wishes for the holidays to your readers, EMCEB staff and you. This morning, many among local e-exchanges,...

Original post made by Harald A. Bailey on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by Dickita P, on Dec 25, 2011 at 4:15 pm | 1 comment | 798 Views

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5-year-old hits hole in one

Cale Ripley Coleman, a 5-year-old Danville resident might be the next Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson. A golfer since age 2,...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2013
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Jun 7, 2013 at 2:19 pm | 5 comments | 798 Views

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Reservations due for Blackhawk Republican Women meeting

Howard Maccabee, Ph.D., M.D., will be the guest speaker at the Blackhawk Republican Women's meeting at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Apr 7, 2010 at 11:47 am | 3 comments | 797 Views

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Of writing and motherhood

As a mom, it can be tough to balance life, let alone working towards a long-held passion. Yet, by combining the two, local...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
There are no comments yet. 797 Views

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Second batch of mosquitoes in Oakley tests positive for West Nile virus

A batch of mosquitoes collected in Oakley has tested positive for West Nile virus, the Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Sep 16, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 797 Views

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Drop zone tomorrow for Blue Star Moms

Blue Star Moms will host a Drop Zone tomorrow from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, April 17, at Charlotte Wood Middle School, 600...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Christine Mahoney, on Apr 15, 2011 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 796 Views

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Tony LaRussa is delivering entertaining Baseball!

Dear Editor, When our neighbor returns for this season in Kansas City, please welcome him. I feel even those like me...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 28, 2011
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Streetwise: Have you ever been April fooled?

As residents of the San Ramon Valley keep their eyes peeled for pranksters, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Thrift...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Mar 30, 2012 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 796 Views

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Democrats Boo God At Their Convention

During the Democratic convention yesterday, the overwhelming majority of Democratic delegates actually booed God, when it...

Original post made by Voter on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 2 comments | 796 Views

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Donate used prom dresses for a good cause

Are your closets cluttered with old dresses from homecomings, proms and events of yesteryear? Don't let them gather dust...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by PAW, on Feb 21, 2013 at 8:14 am | 2 comments | 796 Views

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Firefighters holding training burn this week

A 600-acre fire will fill the sky with smoke tomorrow near the I-680 and I-580 interchange in Dublin's Camp Parks Reserve...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jake, on Dec 18, 2009 at 4:20 pm | 1 comment | 795 Views

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Cast your vote for Reader's Choice

Now through May 19, Danville Express readers can vote for their favorite places to eat, drink, shop and spend time in the...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Apr 11, 2010 at 5:33 pm | 1 comment | 795 Views

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Soroptimists praised by McNerney before Congress

A women's service group from the San Ramon Valley has been recognized by the House of Representatives, with the help of Congressman...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Apr 6, 2011 at 3:15 pm | 7 comments | 795 Views

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Contra Costa County starts taking control of state prisoners

State and local officials have worked together for months preparing for the transfer to local government of funds and a range...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2011
Last comment by mj, on Oct 11, 2011 at 9:11 am | 2 comments | 795 Views

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Seeking Tri-Valley heroes

The Danville Express will recognize the true, yet often anonymous, Tri-Valley Heroes this holiday season with several awards....

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by SALLY, on Aug 14, 2012 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 795 Views
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