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12/12/12 - It's last sequential day, month, year in our lifetime

It's Dec. 12, 2012 or 12/12/12, the last time we will experience a sequential day, month, and year combination in our lifetimes....

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Dec 12, 2012 at 11:27 pm | 1 comment | 2024 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Their akin-breakin' hurt

Back from a brief hiatus, Tom Cushing discusses the fallout from Senate candidate Todd Akin's interview on a St. Louis television...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by Tony, on Aug 30, 2012 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 2023 Views

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FOUND: Wheelchair leg rests

FOUND: A pair of wheelchair leg rests. These items were found on La Gonda Way after the Alamo MAC meeting last Tuesday...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by , on Feb 5, 2010 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 2023 Views

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Unemployment rates drop sharply across Bay Area, state

Unemployment rates fell sharply across California in September, including in the Bay Area where one county's rate fell below...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Gerard, on Oct 26, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 18 comments | 2023 Views

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Danville schools up to walk/bike challenge

This spring, 730 students from 16 elementary schools in the San Ramon Valley participated in the Street Smarts Walk/Bike...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Jim Fakenameforlegitimacy, on Jun 24, 2013 at 8:00 am | 11 comments | 2023 Views

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3.6-magnitude quake shakes Bay Area Thursday morning

The quake was recorded at 5:36 a.m. 2 miles east of Berkeley with a depth of about 6 miles, according to the USGS. The temblor...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 29, 2011 at 10:25 pm | 2 comments | 2022 Views

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Ask the Vet: My cat does strange things

Who needs television when you have a cat? They are as unique as we are and endlessly entertaining. Some of the strange behaviors...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Sep 10, 2012 at 6:15 pm | 1 comment | 2020 Views

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Skateboarder in hospital after crashing into light pole

A 15-year-old boy remains hospitalized but is recovering and feeling better today after suffering a head injury when the...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Dash, on Jul 23, 2013 at 12:04 pm | 3 comments | 2020 Views

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Danville council to weigh raising parking fee for new development downtown

The Danville Town Council is set to consider approving increases Tuesday to fees charged for new development projects in...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2017
Last comment by MR P M, on Mar 21, 2017 at 6:35 pm | 2 comments | 2020 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DeSaulnier aids neighbor, grandson after home invasion

State Sen. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) helped rescue a woman and her grandson last Sunday following an armed home invasion...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2014
Last comment by Irving, on Feb 28, 2014 at 10:22 am | 5 comments | 2020 Views

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Identify your needs when writing college essays

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3783 Doing College], expert admissions adviser Elizabeth...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Dale, on Jun 27, 2012 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 2019 Views

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Arnerich, other Tri-Valley mayors return from Washington meetings, inauguration

Mayors from the Tri-Valley returned Tuesday from a five-day trip to Washington D.C. where they met with California legislators...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Feb 4, 2013 at 11:29 am | 8 comments | 2019 Views

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Fire district's life-saving app getting more popular

PulsePoint, the app developed by the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection district to help save victims of sudden cardiac arrest,...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by tom, on Aug 29, 2012 at 5:37 pm | 6 comments | 2018 Views

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Both sides say there's been some movement in BART contract talks

Cecille Isidro, a spokeswoman for Service Employees International Union Local 1021, which represents 1,430 mechanics, custodians...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by Ray Talliaferro, on Oct 4, 2013 at 8:59 pm | 1 comment | 2018 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Josh Burger, inspirational speaker

Josh Burger wasn't expected to get much out of life. The disease that made it unlikely he would live past birth also limited...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2015
Last comment by Lynn, on Nov 16, 2015 at 6:59 pm | 2 comments | 2018 Views

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Snacks giant settles lawsuit over lead in cookies

Mondel International, the world's largest manufacturer of processed food snacks, including Nabisco, Oreo, Cadbury and Trident,...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2016
Last comment by Wolf Wolfman, on Nov 21, 2016 at 3:51 am | 2 comments | 2018 Views

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Parade, then flooded streets make for exciting 4th of July in Danville

Downtown Danville was back to its hot summer normalcy on Saturday after hosting thousands on the morning of the Fourth of...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 8, 2013 at 9:02 am | 1 comment | 2017 Views

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Exchange Club offers behind-the-scenes look at the County Fair

On February 10, 2010, the Exchange Club will host Rick K. Pickering, CEO of the Alameda County Fair, who will talk about...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Feb. 2, 2010
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PLEASE SIGN SOS-DANVILLE OPEN SPACE PRESERVATION INITIATIVE THIS WEEKEND

Please come to one of the following locations this weekend to sign the SOS-Danville Open Space Preservation Initiative Petition: Farmers'...

Original post made by SOS-DANVILLE on Mar. 16, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2015 Views

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Danville council to discuss proposed housing development

The Danville Town Council is set to debate Tuesday (April 1) whether to approve a proposed development that would bring 20...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 4, 2014 at 4:17 pm | 5 comments | 2015 Views
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The valley needs strong leadership on BART board
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3 Great Ways to Showcase Your Strengths on College Applications!
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