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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Formulating questions and concerns: CCC-BOS Elections

Dear Editor, After an embarrassing start to districts 2, 3 and 5 elections where disservices have occurred for voters,...

Original post made by [removed] on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by wow, on Apr 24, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 13 comments | 728 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Amazing! The mail-in ballots are still on their way

Dear Gina, Jessica and Mary, Editors, Danville Express, In good humor, your isolation of http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3686...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on May 9, 2012 at 6:38 am | 2 comments | 728 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Young reporter takes flight into history in time for Memorial Day

I watched in shock as the fierce wind sucked my neon orange earplug through a crack in the floor of the Consolidated B-24...

Original post made on May. 25, 2012
Last comment by Sue, on May 25, 2012 at 5:36 pm | 2 comments | 728 Views

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In touch with the residents

Tri-Valley mayors reach out to their residents in different ways but they all agree on one thing: If people are unhappy about...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Sep 24, 2010 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 727 Views

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Supes cut nearly $4.7 million from county budget

The cuts come on top of $250 million the county has cut from the budget over the past three years and require the elimination...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by [removed}, on May 8, 2011 at 8:50 am | 4 comments | 727 Views

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Those pesky errors

The fast pace of daily newspapers and news services around the world results in many errors, and the resulting corrections...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jan 2, 2012 at 1:42 pm | 4 comments | 727 Views

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Scoping session on Norris Canyon HOV ramp held March 13

Caltrans and the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) will hold a public scoping meeting on proposed on- and off-ramps...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Mar 14, 2013 at 11:19 am | 5 comments | 727 Views

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Picture this!

The Danville Express is on the hunt for the next Ansel Adams, the next Annie Leibovitz, or just the next person who points...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Morgan, on Aug 20, 2013 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 727 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Judge reduces prison term for 'Dirty DUI' informant

Christopher Butler -- a former private investigator at the center of an East Bay corruption scandal who later cooperated...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Justice, on May 1, 2014 at 9:39 am | 3 comments | 727 Views

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Seniors are invited to Prime Time on Tuesdays

Prime Time is for seniors and meets from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., every Tuesday, at Community Presbyterian Church, 222 W. El Pintado,...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jun 29, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 726 Views

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Obromneycare, part one: What is it?

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3593 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Mar 28, 2012 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 726 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council candidate nomination period begins July 14

Danville residents interested in running for one of the two Town Council positions can receive their nomination paper by...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2014
Last comment by Treetopper, on Jul 15, 2014 at 8:43 am | 8 comments | 726 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bipartisan coalition supports school facilities bond on November ballot

Assemblymembers Joan Buchanan and Curt Hagman, along with many supporters from around the state, urged Gov. Jerry Brown on...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Aug 8, 2014 at 9:04 am | 3 comments | 726 Views

AROUND TOWN

Take the kids to 'Eggstravaganza' tomorrow

Town of Danville will host Eggstravaganza from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 23, at the Danville Community Center...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2011
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Apr 22, 2011 at 3:19 pm | 1 comment | 725 Views

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Celebrate 50 years with CPC

Community Presbyterian Church (CPC) will celebrate 50 years from 2-5 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 25, at the church, 222 W. El Pintado...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Claudia, on Sep 27, 2011 at 3:25 pm | 3 comments | 725 Views

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BART ridership hits new record high due to weekend events

A total of 319,484 people rode BART on Saturday, well above the previous record of 287,586, according to spokesman Jim Allison....

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 8, 2012 at 7:29 am | 1 comment | 725 Views

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Streetwise: Fall foliage

Cold weather is finally pricking the skin of San Ramon Valley residents, as the Indian Summer faded this week. With the spirit...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Nov 12, 2012 at 11:19 am | 3 comments | 725 Views

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Man sentenced for killing Contra Costa County jail nurse

An El Cerrito man was sentenced to 12 years in prison Friday for the unprovoked killing of a 55-year-old nurse who was treating...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 14, 2014 at 12:39 pm | 2 comments | 725 Views

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Rakestraw Books hosts wine critic

Enjoy an evening with New York Times wine critic Eric Asimov as he presents his new book, "How to Love Wine: A Memoir and...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 12, 2012 at 10:42 am | 4 comments | 724 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo Heritage Destroyed

Alamo Heritage - Destroyed? At a recent MAC meeting the fate of Westminster Manor was discussed. Westminster Manor...

Original post made by Alicia Watson on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 21, 2013 at 5:41 pm | 2 comments | 724 Views
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Jim Kohnen Post Office Signed into Law
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 1,058 views

Never Say Never -- the Perry Indictment
By Tom Cushing | 7 comments | 782 views

CPRA: Balancing privacy, public's right to know
By Gina Channell-Allen | 3 comments | 646 views

Patience and very deep pockets can pay off
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 548 views

Five Will Get You Fives
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 177 views