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Tree Atack

On Labor Day, at around 2:00 PM, I was having my daily coffee on the bench outside Starbucks on Hearts, at cross section...

Original post made by kamran on Sep. 2, 2008
Last comment by Susan, on Sep 4, 2008 at 9:17 pm | 4 comments | 1480 Views

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Alamo MAC to be decided Tuesday

The future of Alamo will be a topic of discussion at this Tuesday's meeting of the Contra Costa county Board of Supervisors....

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Aug 12, 2009 at 3:18 pm | 55 comments | 1479 Views

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Updating The House on the (Mona Lisa) Hill

Posted with permission of the author Dear Alamo neighbors, As towns named Alamo and Poplar throughout North America...

Original post made by Susan West on Jan. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 6:59 pm | 2 comments | 1477 Views

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Union members picket Fresh & Easy worksite

Early Monday morning, members of Carpenters Union Local 405 marched outside the chain link fence set up around the former...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by maurice, on Jan 9, 2009 at 8:41 am | 3 comments | 1477 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 Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 28, 2009 at 2:00 pm | 2 comments | 1477 Views

AROUND TOWN

Library closing Monday for two weeks

The library will close Monday, Jan. 28, and is scheduled to reopen Monday, Feb. 11, while the old carpeting is replaced by...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2008
Last comment by fire32, on Jan 31, 2008 at 4:12 pm | 1 comment | 1476 Views

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Presenting the Past: Danville Hotel remembered with a monument

The Danville Hotel is one Danville building that is recognized as historic by everyone. The old hotel is now painted red...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 25, 2010 at 9:57 am | 6 comments | 1476 Views

SPORTS

Danville celebrates hometown heroes

Over 100 people gathered at Oak Hill Park on Saturday afternoon to welcome home two "hometown heroes" -- Olympians Jessica...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Aug 30, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 3 comments | 1476 Views

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SRVUSD Measure D exemption for Seniors

Dear neighbors, Seniors (over 65) may apply for an exemption from parcel taxes for SRVUSD tax measures. Even if you support...

Original post made by CDSI Community Courtesy on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by Susan West, on Apr 28, 2008 at 7:32 am | 3 comments | 1475 Views

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LAFCO to reconsider incorporation

LAFCO Executive Officer Lou Ann Texeira said the commission has received a formal request for reconsideration of its Sept....

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2008
Last comment by John, on Oct 19, 2008 at 5:05 pm | 16 comments | 1474 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 Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Apr 21, 2010 at 11:00 am | 4 comments | 1474 Views

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Presenting the Past: Ruby Podva, Danville's postmaster

Postmasters were important to growing villages throughout the West. Sometimes, as with Danville, a name was chosen for the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Dec 10, 2011 at 9:57 am | 4 comments | 1474 Views

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Looking at homework

Some parents in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are pushing for the district to reevaluate its 13-year-old policy...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 26, 2008 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 1473 Views

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San Ramon attorney sentenced in 'dirty DUI' case

A San Ramon family law attorney specializing in divorce cases has been sentenced to two years in federal prison as the latest...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2014
Last comment by Member , on Feb 11, 2014 at 5:14 pm | 12 comments | 1473 Views

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Art Space: The art of the protest - Sign Creation 101 is in order

Overlooked in the sound and fury signifying nut-think that greeted U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer at her book signing at Rakestraw...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Bob K, on Aug 21, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 1472 Views

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UGLY comes to Alamo

Dear Editor, AS workers install the superstructure for the solar power generation station at MVHS, neighbors now see what...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 1, 2011
Last comment by Louie, on Jul 20, 2011 at 9:38 am | 16 comments | 1472 Views

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Mountain lion sighted in Danville

A mountain lion was spotted by town maintenance workers this morning in a creek behind Charlotte Wood Middle school, near...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on May 2, 2008 at 8:41 am | 4 comments | 1471 Views

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http://www.alamocommunity.org/about.html

Dear neighbors, Alamo Community Foundation, the fund-raising portion of incorporation propoponts in the Diablo Vista (Alamo)...

Original post made by CDSI community courtesy on May. 4, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on May 8, 2008 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 1471 Views

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Kiwanis charging full steam ahead for July 3-4

Have fun by taking part in the Hay Days festivities on July 3-4 in downtown Danville. That's the message these days from...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on May 9, 2008 at 7:59 am | 1 comment | 1471 Views

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Danville man defrauded in lotto scam

An act of kindness cost a Danville resident dearly, when he was bilked out of thousands of dollars in a scam involving the...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by Scott J, on Mar 4, 2009 at 6:20 am | 11 comments | 1471 Views
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