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Congressman delivering $200,000 for Vets Hall

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th) will be in Danville on Thursday for a happy occasion. The congressman will deliver a...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2010
Last comment by spcwt, on Jan 13, 2010 at 4:33 pm | 16 comments | 1696 Views

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Streetwise: Being green

Roving Reporter Stan Wharton visited an Alamo nursery this week to ask gardeners ==B What does being "green" mean to you?== Read...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 2, 2013 at 10:41 am | 2 comments | 1695 Views

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Volunteer for the Amgen Tour

Cycling fans have the unique opportunity to experience America's most prestigious professional cycling stage race May 12-19....

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Debbie, on Mar 15, 2013 at 7:59 pm | 6 comments | 1693 Views

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Danville opens business promotion grant program

Danville officials have announced that the town is again offering grants to local businesses through its Business Promotion...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by April, on Mar 12, 2014 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 1692 Views

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DUI crackdown nets more than 1,900

More than 1,900 people have been arrested in the Bay Area for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs during a regional...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Bob K, on Jan 7, 2010 at 1:32 pm | 13 comments | 1691 Views

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Golden Gate Bridge to get suicide net

The Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District's Board of Directors certified Friday morning a final environmental...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Feb 18, 2010 at 8:11 am | 12 comments | 1691 Views

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Danville be jammin'

The music begins with a laid-back Hawaiian beat, down tempo guitar chords bouncing along with the audience. Just as a smooth...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Rick Martinez, on Aug 12, 2011 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 1691 Views

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New EBMUD facility to provide back-up supply in times of drought

After four decades of legal battles, public officials will celebrate the opening of a new water intake and pumping facility...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Mark Lewis, on Apr 8, 2010 at 2:13 pm | 1 comment | 1690 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Ellen Aguirre, raising guide dog puppies

When Ellen and Joe Aguirre turned off the freeway in San Rafael 22 years ago to check out Guide Dogs for the Blind, Ellen...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2015
Last comment by vicki hughes, on Nov 16, 2015 at 9:32 am | 1 comment | 1690 Views

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Danville Hotel, McCauley House officially dedicated as town heritage resources

Danville town, civic and community leaders came together Wednesday to commemorate a milestone moment for downtown, as the...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by katyciara, on Jul 11, 2016 at 3:06 am | 4 comments | 1690 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo man's jail death deemed suicide

A jury has ruled that a 24-year-old Alamo man who died while in custody at the county jail in Martinez last March committed...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 16, 2014 at 9:45 am | 2 comments | 1690 Views

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Readers Choice ballot now online

What's the best place to buy a hamburger? How about sushi? Share your opinion about this and much more by voting in the [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/best_of/...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by FanDanville, on Jun 27, 2011 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1689 Views

AROUND TOWN

Work ready to begin on Vets Hall reconstruction

A groundbreaking took place in front of the Veterans Memorial Building in Danville on Friday morning, complete with the traditional...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by Michele, on Jul 8, 2010 at 5:26 pm | 7 comments | 1688 Views

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Selling Seedy Politics

Dear Editor, As neighbors read Lisa Vorderbrueggen’s column http://www.contracostatimes.com/lisa-vorderbrueggen/ci_18586183?nclick_check=1...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 31, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1688 Views

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Neighbors come together to help ducklings

A group of neighbors recently helped save eight ducklings that had fallen down a storm drain on Deer Meadow Drive in Blackhawk....

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Williams, on May 27, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 4 comments | 1687 Views

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Residents appeal Danville cell tower approval

A group of residents have appealed the Danville Planning Commission's approval of a new Verizon Wireless cell tower on Lawrence...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1687 Views

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Watch 'Bag It' tonight with Sustainable Danville

Sustainable Danville will host a special screening of the award-winning documentary, "BAG IT!" tonight at 6 p.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Oct 20, 2011 at 9:40 am | 3 comments | 1686 Views

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SRVUSD Board installs new member, approves new project and policies

The five person San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education was installed for a new term Tuesday. The board...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2010
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Tassajara - whatever happened to the proposed cemetary?

At one time there was discussion of a cemetary being developed on the west side of Tassajara Road just past the bend past...

Original post made by Kim on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on May 19, 2011 at 4:25 pm | 1 comment | 1685 Views

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Streetwise: What does 2012 have in store?

As election fever picks up and residents begin to enact their 2012 resolutions, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went t o 24...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 9, 2012 at 10:44 am | 6 comments | 1685 Views
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Plenty of water that will cost more this year
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 739 views