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Buchanan headed for third Assembly term

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan was part of a jubilant crowd at Pyramid Alehouse in Walnut Creek on Tuesday night, shortly after...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Diane, on Nov 9, 2012 at 3:30 am | 11 comments | 837 Views

AROUND TOWN

Incumbents prove strong in Town Council election

Two long-time Danville Town Council members were re-elected in Tuesday's election, along with eight-year Planning Commissioner...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by 28IF, on Nov 7, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 12 comments | 9405 Views

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Danville Express endorsements: Experience matters

Danville is lucky to have a handful of qualified candidates in the race, which has many residents divided on whether to re-elect...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Danville Voter, on Nov 7, 2012 at 4:38 pm | 45 comments | 2783 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown urges voters to pass Prop. 30 tax measure, but poll shows it's failing

Gov. Jerry Brown, seeking to promote his Proposition 30 tax initiative, told a San Francisco audience Thursday that, "the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2012
Last comment by Caroline, on Nov 7, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 16 comments | 1510 Views

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Express endorses DeSaulnier, Buchanan, Swalwell and local measures

For California, a state with a large Democratic Party majority, we won't be the state that decides the presidential race...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by Matty, on Nov 7, 2012 at 7:55 am | 17 comments | 1052 Views

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Independent planning initiative clashes with new General Plan

The [http://www.sos-danville.com/ Save Open Space Danville] grassroots ballot initiative is beginning to circle through Danville...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2012
Last comment by Happy in Danville, on Nov 7, 2012 at 7:29 am | 7 comments | 1034 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Go Obama!!

Awesome showing .. thank you all for supporting him....

Original post made by Asian on Nov. 6, 2012
There are no comments yet. 765 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Operation USA (OP USA)

I wanted to inform readers about a wonderful charity organization called Operation USA (or OP USA). Unlike most charity...

Original post made by Bayareamom on Nov. 6, 2012
There are no comments yet. 775 Views

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Get your Pit fixed for free on Friday

Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (2890 Mitchell Dr., Walnut Creek) will offer free spay/neuter surgeries for Pit...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by the dogfather, on Nov 6, 2012 at 9:39 am | 3 comments | 692 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Streetwise: Favorite presidents

With the election just days away, "Who will be the president for the next four years?" is the question on many minds. This...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Nov 6, 2012 at 9:10 am | 17 comments | 1237 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Local students get inspired at youth TEDx event

One hundred students from the San Ramon Valley Unified School District will have the opportunity to learn about "ideas worth...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by Kim, on Nov 6, 2012 at 6:21 am | 1 comment | 1041 Views

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Town Danville Illegally Cutting Trees On Private Property

Came home today to find several trucks and employees of Atlas Tree Service in front of my home, saying they were going to...

Original post made by Danville on Oct. 31, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Nov 5, 2012 at 8:20 pm | 12 comments | 1497 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Learn the secrets of da Vinci on Friday

Spend an evening with historian Ross King at Rakestraw Books (550 Hartz Ave.) on Friday, Nov. 9. In his compelling new book,...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Nov 5, 2012 at 12:04 pm | 2 comments | 1079 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville man charged in $17 million fraud scheme

A Danville resident has been charged with bilking $17 million from at least 10 people by transferring money from their trust...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2012
Last comment by buszmom, on Nov 3, 2012 at 10:28 pm | 2 comments | 935 Views

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Danville Town Council Race Reaches New Low

Bob Nealis and Jim Jordan Jelincic have resorted to the lowest form of advertising - sticking brochures on car windshields....

Original post made by Rhonda M on Oct. 31, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 3, 2012 at 4:17 pm | 9 comments | 817 Views

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Stop the Firefighter Corruption

Remember folks...vore only for Kerr and Stamey...the Board corruption and unethical rip off must stop NOW !! We must restore...

Original post made by JRM on Nov. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 913 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Vote No on Props. 30, 38

Of the 11 statewide propositions on the Nov. 6 General Election, the San Ramon and Danville Expresses, along with the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by George, on Nov 2, 2012 at 2:29 pm | 29 comments | 1215 Views

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Mike Doyle compelled to take down his illegally large signs

Apparently 22-year Town Council member and current candidate Mike Doyle thinks he is above the law. Most of you probably...

Original post made by follow the law on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Rocky, on Nov 2, 2012 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 706 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Commission recommends no fireworks in 2013

At its Oct. 10 meeting, the Parks and Community Services Commission officially recommended that the city not bring back fireworks...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 2, 2012 at 8:42 am | 4 comments | 844 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. 31, 2012
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Oct 31, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 2 comments | 1198 Views
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Understanding Early Decision in College Admissions
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 1,934 views

New heights for NIMBYs
By Tim Hunt | 29 comments | 1,251 views

When those covering the news become the news
By Gina Channell-Allen | 1 comment | 915 views

Earthquake Insurance
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 735 views

Merger of Music and Painting
By John A. Barry | 0 comments | 112 views