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Walgreens opens at Green Valley Center

Walgreens has been open for one week today at Green Valley Center on Diablo Road near I-680. The space has been vacant since...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2009
Last comment by Mary Lou Baratta, on Oct 17, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 1288 Views

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680/Sycamore Freeway Merging Manners

It used to be that morning commute traffic, merging onto 680N at Sycamore, would get over at the first opportunity, (when...

Original post made by 680 Commuter on Mar. 11, 2010
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March madness comes to Danville

St. Mary's College center Omar Samhan, a graduate of San Ramon Valley High, wades into his college's cheering section after...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by March Madhatter, on Mar 23, 2010 at 9:41 pm | 4 comments | 1288 Views

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New Cal State University chancellor to earn $421,500 plus $30,000 supplement from CSU Foundation

Timothy White, now head of UC Riverside, will take over as chancellor of the California State University system in late December...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Darlene Ryno, on Oct 8, 2012 at 8:14 pm | 3 comments | 1288 Views

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SRVUSD superintendent passes on 12k raise

Superintendent Steven Enoch didn't have to turn down a 5 percent raise; it was in his contract, and he'd met the performance...

Original post made on May. 2, 2011
Last comment by Frieckles, on May 5, 2011 at 6:35 am | 7 comments | 1288 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Come Get your Scary On at SRVHS!

The Theatre Arts Department at SRVHS is hosting a live action horror experience. The intent of the cast and crew is to engage...

Original post made by Judy on Oct. 29, 2010
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May Day, May Day, time to celebrate!

Dear Emily, "Polling established that 94.7% of Tea Party participants do not drink Tea!" Please let it by my turn to...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on May. 1, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on May 3, 2010 at 10:38 am | 6 comments | 1287 Views

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Breaking News!! SF Chronicle endorses Jerry McNerney

From the SF Chronicle: Four years ago, Democrat Jerry McNerney, a low-key engineer and mathematician, ousted Republican...

Original post made by Chet on Oct. 23, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Oct 24, 2010 at 3:51 pm | 1 comment | 1287 Views

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Teen drivers learn that 'It happens'

Many teens have a horror story about driving: The drunken kid at the party who insisted on driving; the one on his cell phone...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2009
Last comment by Lisa, on Oct 20, 2009 at 4:34 pm | 3 comments | 1287 Views

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Did the economy steal Christmas? Part 1: Talking to people

While people on the poverty line have always found the holidays to be a financial strain, folks in the San Ramon Valley have...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Patti, on Dec 3, 2010 at 7:30 am | 3 comments | 1287 Views

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BART riders say they'd take smaller seats but want bigger aisles

A large majority of riders are telling BART they would give up 2 inches of seat width in exchange for wider aisles. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jun 13, 2011 at 11:42 am | 7 comments | 1287 Views

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Where do we fit in?

Redistricting across the state and in Contra Costa County is a bit like herding cats: It seems everyone has his own agenda...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 16, 2011 at 10:46 am | 3 comments | 1286 Views

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4.1 quake: Geologist calls it 'run of the mill'

A 4.1-magnitude earthquake that rattled the Bay Area this morning at 10:09 a.m., centered 6 miles east-northeast of Milpitis,...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by Reader, on Jan 11, 2010 at 3:12 pm | 5 comments | 1286 Views

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Donate new pajamas for foster kids

Donate new pajamas for foster kids at any Sleep Train location. The nearest store is located at 7916 Dublin Blvd., Dublin....

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2010
Last comment by collins, on Dec 31, 2010 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 1286 Views

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Campaign rewards kids for walking, biking to school

Sixteen local elementary schools are participating in the Street Smarts Walk/Bike Challenge, which challenges kids to walk,...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Apr 29, 2013 at 7:39 pm | 2 comments | 1286 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Neil Armstrong Elementary named National Blue Ribbon School

San Ramon's Neil Armstrong Elementary School has been selected for a prestigious National Blue Ribbon Schools Program award,...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by Alicia, on Sep 30, 2015 at 5:36 pm | 2 comments | 1285 Views

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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 | 1285 Views

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Sign the SOS Danville Open Space Preservation initiative

If you are registered to vote in the Town of Danville and concerned about Open Space preservation, please sign the Save Open...

Original post made by SOS-DANVILLE on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by SOS-Danville, on Feb 8, 2013 at 7:41 pm | 3 comments | 1285 Views

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Alamo MAC discussion continues

Talks concerning the establishment of a Municipal Advisory Committee (MAC) were the main focus of the June 11 meeting of...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 25, 2009 at 1:32 am | 9 comments | 1285 Views

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Son of moneyball

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3949 Raucous Caucus], Tom Cushing takes a break from...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Sep 19, 2012 at 11:59 am | 3 comments | 1285 Views
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