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SRVUSD keeps kids safe

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for young people 15 to 24 in the US, second only to auto accidents; with recent...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Freckles, on Jan 12, 2011 at 11:55 am | 1 comment | 752 Views

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Congressman continues effort to increase military pay

Congressman Jerry McNerney reintroduced legislation on Wednesday to increase certain types of military specialty pay for...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Mar 21, 2011 at 4:20 pm | 4 comments | 752 Views

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McNerney named legislator of the year by veterans service officers

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Stockton) has been awarded the Motomu Nakasako Legislator of the Year Award by the California...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by TL Nelson, on May 29, 2012 at 3:39 pm | 2 comments | 752 Views

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3 lawyers sue Chevron for 'gross negligence' in causing Aug. 6 refinery fire

Three Bay Area attorneys filed a lawsuit against Chevron Wednesday, claiming the oil company was "grossly negligent" in its...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by LMP, on Aug 20, 2012 at 6:33 am | 1 comment | 752 Views

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Young at art with All Figured Out

The Village Theatre Art Gallery offers its popular Young @ Art gallery program for children during the upcoming art exhibition,...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Jul 10, 2013 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 752 Views

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Miss Contra Costa crowned at Cal High

The Miss Contra Costa County competition was held on Oct. 4 at the California High School Theater in San Ramon, with Angela...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Herman Glates, on Oct 17, 2014 at 10:57 am | 3 comments | 752 Views

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Free yoga meditation class tonight

In-Tun Health Center will host Monday Night Meditation for beginners from 7:30-8:30 p.m., every Monday, until Sept. 27, at...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Joan, on Sep 2, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 751 Views

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Danville d'Elegance raises thousands for Parkinson's

The Danville d'Elegance Foundation successfully kicked fundraising efforts into high gear this year, raising nearly $400,000...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Oct 24, 2012 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 751 Views

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Streetwise: What's your fantasy?

Whether you're stuck at the office, dreaming up the perfect vacation, in class letting your mind wander or just walking around...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2012
Last comment by P, on Jan 31, 2012 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 750 Views

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Gov. Brown proposes slashing spending, continuing tax hikes

Gov. Jerry Brown said today that he is proposing to close the state's $25.4 billion budget gap by cutting spending by $12.5...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Jan 11, 2011 at 10:28 pm | 8 comments | 749 Views

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SonRise Equestrian Foundation raises $41,000 at festival

SonRise Equestrian Foundation, a Danville-based nonprofit, raised $41,000 during its Wine and Equine Festival held Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by Julie labes, on Sep 28, 2011 at 2:41 pm | 1 comment | 749 Views

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Police ID body found at recycling center

Pleasanton police have identified a man whose body was found at the city's cardboard recycling center late last month, and...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by theresa, on Mar 22, 2013 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 749 Views

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FUNDaFIELDfounder honored at Teen Nick HALO awards

Five teens were honored a star-studded event in Hollywood last week during the third annual TeenNick HALO Awards. Danville...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Phyllis Roach, on Nov 1, 2011 at 11:47 am | 1 comment | 748 Views

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Police arrest caretaker for the elderly suspected of defrauding her clients

Walnut Creek police arrested a caretaker for the elderly on Saturday who they suspect has been defrauding her clients, police...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 13, 2012 at 2:33 pm | 1 comment | 748 Views

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See 'Reel Blondes' at the Village Theatre

Victoria's "Reel Blondes" cabaret will be on stage from March 2-4, 9-10, May 18-20 and 25-27, at the Village Theatre and...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by Martha Levison, on Feb 29, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 748 Views

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Donate toys for holiday happiness

The Marine Toys for Tots Drive for 2012 is underway! Through Dec. 14, donations of unwrapped toys can be dropped off between...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 12, 2012 at 6:42 am | 1 comment | 748 Views

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'Old Joe' turns 25

SonRise Equestrian Foundation mentors, volunteers and program participants gathered last week to celebrate the 25th birthday...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2010
Last comment by Michele Landes, on Jan 20, 2010 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 747 Views

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See 'The End of Poverty?' tonight

"The End of Poverty?" is a daring, thought-provoking and timely documentary, revealing that poverty is not an accident. It...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Jun 22, 2010 at 5:20 pm | 2 comments | 747 Views

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Summer interns bring a fresh perspective

Here's one more reason to Support Local Journalism: The Danville Express has opportunities for interns to learn about the...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by JJ, on Aug 23, 2011 at 1:20 pm | 2 comments | 747 Views

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Residents gather for 35th annual Old Oak lighting

After Black Friday madness, the 35th annual lighting of the Old Danville Oak Tree allowed for a more peaceful and traditional...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2011
Last comment by Alan, on Nov 30, 2011 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 747 Views
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