Posted on: June 28, 2017

City government offices closed July Fourth

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The Municipal Building and all other City of Danville administrative offices will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. In addition, the public library will be closed.

The James F. Ingram Justice Center (courthouse) will be close...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

Ceremony marks return of ‘Future I-785´signs

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State and local officials gathered Tuesday to reveal the “Future I-785 Corridor” signs that have been reinstalled along the roadside of the U.S. 29 bypass from the Virginia-North Carolina line to its intersection at U.S. 58.

The ceremon...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Community Foundation awards grant to library

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A surprise grant of $3,000 was awarded to the Danville Public Library by The Community Foundation of the Dan River at a June 15 Legacy Society Reception at the Foundation office. The grant is in honor of the Foundation’s 20th anniversary and wil...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Chef at the Market set for Saturday morning

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The Chef at the Market series resumes on Saturday, June 24, with Master Chef Chris King of The 616 farm-to-table restaurant preparing on site recipes made from fresh foods found at the Farmers’ Market.

The event begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 11...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

City Council OKs budget for next fiscal year

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City Council on Tuesday night voted to adopt a budget that includes additional crime reduction initiatives, invests more money in public schools and continues projects designed to grow Danville.

In addition to costs associated with the City Council focus a...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Entertainment, fireworks set for Fourth Celebration

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Danville Parks and Recreation will host its annual Fourth of July Celebration on Tuesday, July 4, beginning with a trail run and ending with a grand fireworks display at the Crossing.

The day’s events will begin at 8 a.m. at Anglers Park for the ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Free concert will feature Elvis tribute artist

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Danville Parks and Recreation’s Music on Main concert series will continue in the River District at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 22, with Elvis tribute artist Wayne Euliss.

Euliss is a Guilford County, N.C., resident who has been bringing the late ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

City posts agenda for next City Council meeting

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City Council will meet Tuesday, June 20, in a business session at 7 p.m. The session, which is open to the public, will be held in the Council Chambers on the fourth floor of the Municipal Building at 427 Patton St.

During the business session, City Counci...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Noblis agrees to extend its lease in Danville

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Noblis Inc., a nonprofit science, technology, and strategy organization with a unique mission to solve complex scientific systems, process, and infrastructure problems in ways that benefit the public, announced today its intention to extend its commitment...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

RIFA approves purchase agreement with Enviva

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During its regularly scheduled meeting, the Danville-Pittsylvania Regional Industrial Facility Authority (RIFA) approved a purchase agreement with Enviva Development Holdings, LLC, for a project of regional significance in the Berry Hill Industrial Park i...

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