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Business Approach to Government

We need a business approach to government which is why I support David Harmer, Meg Whitman and Carly Fiorina. This is not...

Original post made by Steve on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Oct 29, 2010 at 7:01 am | 3 comments | 1455 Views

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Stadium to get new light poles

Earlier in the year, coaches of the San Ramon Valley High School football team were scrambling to deal with the possibility...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Daniel Morizono, on Oct 1, 2009 at 12:05 am | 7 comments | 1455 Views

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Contra Costa County Supervisorial Challenges in 2012

Happy New Year to everyone everywhere. 2012 begins three County Supervisor District campaigns. The voters will have a unique...

Original post made by Voter on Jan. 1, 2012
Last comment by Voter, on Jan 9, 2012 at 6:46 pm | 7 comments | 1455 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 | 1455 Views

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Raeside out as Tri-Valley Convention Bureau chief

The Tri-Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has announced that Grant Raeside resigned from his position as president...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by William, on Sep 28, 2012 at 7:01 am | 1 comment | 1455 Views

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Where are we?

Today, Emily, our neighborhoods considered where are we as a corridor and district 3 in consideration of our role in a global...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Apr. 15, 2010
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David Harmer Op-ed for the SF Chronicle in 2000: "Abolish Public Schools" (With link to op-ed )

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Original post made by Nelson on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by American, on Oct 15, 2010 at 7:30 am | 5 comments | 1454 Views

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Who are your readers' candidates for District 2 supervisor?

Dear Editor, May we, as readers, start a survey on the Express Forum for who voters would support as a candidate for District...

Original post made by Allied new services research on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Nov 22, 2011 at 4:46 pm | 6 comments | 1454 Views

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BART asking voters to OK $3.5 billion bond for system overhaul

After years of focusing on system expansion, the BART Board of Directors is looking to completely rebuild the agency's aging...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 26, 2016 at 4:30 pm | 17 comments | 1454 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to debate solar bond sale

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to discuss Tuesday how to go about selling a series of tax-credit bonds to help...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 11, 2016 at 7:56 pm | 5 comments | 1453 Views

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President Obama vs Jeremy Lin

New York Times is reporting that President Obama was quoted as saying that "He was the Miami Heat, and Romney was Jeremy...

Original post made by Q on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Voter, on Sep 5, 2012 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 1453 Views

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Will Your Child Be Able to Attend Their Local School? SRUVSD Diverts Local Students From Green Valley and Los Cerros.

Danville and Diablo residents should know that local students are being diverted away from their home schools of Green Valley...

Original post made by Local Resident on Oct. 9, 2011
Last comment by Concerned in Danville, on Oct 9, 2011 at 3:45 pm | 2 comments | 1453 Views

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Danville businesses might get SBA assistance

A new program through the Small Business Administration may provide local business owners with the capital they need to get...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Neal Gordon, on Jul 3, 2009 at 7:30 am | 1 comment | 1453 Views

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Strong winds leave Danville residents in the dark

Strong winds toppled trees across the Tri-Valley overnight and left more than 2,000 people in Danville without power Monday...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2013
Last comment by Dianne, on Oct 29, 2013 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 1453 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Theft reports top Danville PD call log

The Danville Police Department provides the DanvilleSanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2014
Last comment by spcwt, on Jun 3, 2014 at 9:52 am | 1 comment | 1453 Views

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Grab your hairspray for a fun night out

The Peter Pan Foundation's production of HAIRSPRAY is scheduled for 7 p.m., July 12, 13, and 14, and at 2 p.m. on July 14...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by Joe Torkildson, on Jul 13, 2012 at 7:38 am | 2 comments | 1452 Views

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Beware the bomb bay

I have never considered myself an adventurous person. I favor turn signals, never go anywhere without a map and a cell phone,...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on May 23, 2013 at 3:05 pm | 3 comments | 1452 Views

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Tri-Valley Heroes: Sustainable Danville honored for environmental stewardship

Finding that neighbors like learning from neighbors, Sustainable Danville Area was founded as a local resource to connect...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by Solar Wind, on Nov 29, 2012 at 9:09 pm | 1 comment | 1452 Views

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Sequestration causes changes at Eugene O'Neill and John Muir National Historic Sites

Visitors to the Eugene O'Neill National Historic Site and Tao House will see changes in operation hours and services as...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by danville resident, on Apr 23, 2013 at 8:49 am | 6 comments | 1451 Views

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Court extends deadline for California prison reduction

A federal three-judge panel Monday gave Gov. Jerry Brown's administration a two-year extension of a deadline for reducing...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2014
Last comment by Julia Pardini, on Feb 11, 2014 at 2:28 pm | 2 comments | 1451 Views
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A Costco tempest in a tea pot
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Goodbye University of Phoenix and Gene Wilder
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