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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville police issue phone scam warning

A recent phone scam uses tactics that tug at San Ramon Valley residents' heart strings to con large sums of money from them. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2014
Last comment by FanDanville, on Oct 30, 2014 at 5:10 pm | 9 comments | 2001 Views

AROUND TOWN

Diablo Views: Looking for the overwhelmed

Do you know anyone who needs help with minor home repairs or yard work? If so, contact Building Bridges, a group that does...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Sandee Wiedemann, on Aug 10, 2007 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 2000 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Danville solider dies in Afghanistan

The Department of Defense announced Sunday the death of a soldier supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. Danville resident...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Jan 22, 2011 at 12:36 am | 9 comments | 2000 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Coming soon near you

Does anyone wish there were a McDonald's in the Trader Joe's location in Danville? That's what her father wanted when he...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Lisa Wright, on Dec 5, 2007 at 4:26 pm | 6 comments | 1999 Views

AROUND TOWN

New hope for torn tendons

Milt Vardakis, an avid sportsman from Danville, searched in desperation for a solution to the severe pain in his tendon,...

Original post made on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by philippa ashton, on May 12, 2008 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 1999 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hillary is running against Oprah in DRAG

Posted with permission of the author Oprah Winfrey is running for President. She has picked a staff member to be her image...

Original post made by Marcia Davenport on Jan. 7, 2008
Last comment by Lisa Wright, on Jan 8, 2008 at 8:32 pm | 1 comment | 1998 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Laughter helps in more ways than one

Comedian Charleen Earley, who co-founded a comedy night to benefit the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition with Danville's...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2007
Last comment by Charleen Earley, on Jul 12, 2007 at 10:01 am | 2 comments | 1995 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County health plan selected to participate in state insurance exchange

The state agency charged with organizing health care exchanges as part of the federal Affordable Care Act announced recently...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jun 10, 2013 at 3:42 pm | 18 comments | 1995 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Yes, Alamo, you can define your city

Dear Alamo Residents, This previous posting offered by Contra Costa County LAFCo refers to a guide for incorporation and...

Original post made by Bethany Silva on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Catherine Hilton, on Oct 9, 2007 at 8:03 pm | 2 comments | 1993 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville couple celebrate 'miracle child' with hundreds of like families

After losing both children to an [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=116&approved=yes under-the-influence...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by violet, on Aug 25, 2012 at 1:15 am | 17 comments | 1993 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Feinstein to Introduce updated assault weapons bill in new Congress

Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), author of the 1994 Assault Weapons Ban that expired in 2004, announced this week that...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Tea Party Forever, on Dec 26, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 19 comments | 1993 Views

AROUND TOWN

Great performance by Piepho in Oakley at BOS meeting

I'm sitting watching the BOS meeting on TV that was held in our City of Oakley council chambers. I was wondering why the...

Original post made by Oakleyite on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resdent, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:09 pm | 50 comments | 1992 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Signatures for Alamo study reach halfway mark

A little over a month has gone by since petitioners were first spotted perched in Alamo Plaza, clipboards tucked under their...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Gabe Lathop, Alamo Ridge, on Oct 18, 2007 at 4:17 pm | 3 comments | 1991 Views

AROUND TOWN

Controversial ridgeline project is a go

After more than a year of legal wrangling, the members of the Danville Town Council gave their grudging approval at their...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2007
Last comment by Call me Mike, on Sep 28, 2007 at 9:30 pm | 3 comments | 1989 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Vandals wreak havoc on middle school roof

The vandals broke several pipes from the air conditioning unit, kicked the system's cooling fins and broke vents and other...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by Gracie, on Jul 26, 2011 at 8:50 am | 9 comments | 1989 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board orders parcel tax renewal election

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday night unanimously approved of ordering a mail-in election May 5 for voters to decide...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 14, 2015 at 8:11 am | 9 comments | 1988 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Facebook photos lead to ASB president resignation

Dan Hurd, 18, son of a school board trustee, resigned his post as student body president at California High School last month...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Dickita P, on Apr 7, 2010 at 10:31 am | 41 comments | 1987 Views

AROUND TOWN

Solving the mystery of the AIM Incorporation supporters' list

Dear neighbors, It is quite simple to explain that one can be listed by AIM as supporting incorporation, but does not...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on Apr 15, 2008 at 3:51 pm | 3 comments | 1986 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglars hit downtown jeweler

Danville businesses are being warned to take extra precautions, following a trio of recent commercial burglaries during evening...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by mj, on Nov 18, 2010 at 1:32 pm | 8 comments | 1986 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pair arrested for allegedly using newspaper subscriber list to target empty homes

A pair of suspected burglars was arrested earlier this month after allegedly using a Contra Costa Times subscriber vacation...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Feb 6, 2013 at 11:46 am | 2 comments | 1986 Views
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