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Raucous Caucus: The Rise of the Drones

If you had reliable intelligence on the location of an Al Qaeda lieutenant in remote Pakistan, and a Hellfire-equipped drone...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 25, 2012 at 3:37 pm | 2 comments | 1369 Views

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Donate used prom dresses for a good cause

Are your closets cluttered with old dresses from homecomings, proms and events of yesteryear? Don't let them gather dust...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by PAW, on Feb 21, 2013 at 8:14 am | 2 comments | 1369 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

69th Anniversary of WWII Doolittle Raid

USS Hornet Museum will commemorate the 69th anniversary of the Doolittle Raid, America's daring World War II bombing raid...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Dave Davis, on Apr 13, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 1 comment | 1368 Views

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Search under way for armed robbery suspects at Holiday Inn

Police are searching for two suspects in connection with an armed robbery at a Holiday Inn in Walnut Creek on Monday night....

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 20, 2013 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 1368 Views

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Man arrested for alleged lewd conduct in park restrooms

Officers arrested 35-year-old Ryan Meulpolderon, a Crockett resident, on suspicion of lewd conduct at a Walnut Creek park...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Dickita P, on Aug 9, 2012 at 3:35 pm | 1 comment | 1367 Views

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President Obama to visit Bay Area Thursday

President Obama is coming to the Bay Area on Thursday for a one-day visit with business and technology to discuss his commitment...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 18, 2011 at 8:35 am | 12 comments | 1367 Views

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Attend a fundraiser to help victims of Hurricane Sandy

Three restaurants in Blackhawk Plaza will hold a fundraiser tonight for victims of Hurricane Sandy. A percentage from the...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by Theresa, on Nov 12, 2012 at 10:47 pm | 4 comments | 1367 Views

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Traffic slowed by major-injury crash on I-680

Traffic was briefly slowed on Interstate Highway 680 in Alamo this morning by a major-injury crash that blocked two lanes,...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Stewart, on Jan 12, 2012 at 10:54 am | 3 comments | 1367 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 | 1366 Views

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Measure W: How best to plan for the future?

Proponents and opponents of San Ramon's Measure W agree on one thing: It is the hot-button item on the Nov. 2 ballot for...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Confused, on Nov 1, 2010 at 2:29 pm | 10 comments | 1366 Views

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Danville Rotarians visit Nigeria

Local Rotarians traveled to Nigeria in May to oversee a large grant for supplies at a large healthcare event. Primary sponsor...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1366 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 | 1366 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 | 1366 Views

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New brewery locks in space, looks forward to local investors

Schubros Brewery has secured a San Ramon location for its headquarters and has some new hope for its financial future with...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Beer Advocate, on Apr 12, 2012 at 12:52 pm | 1 comment | 1365 Views

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The top 10 factors that get you into college

Is it SATs or GPAs? Extracurricular activities or active involvement on campus? In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3706...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Shiraz, on May 16, 2012 at 11:12 pm | 6 comments | 1365 Views

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Tax dodge nets San Ramon man 21 months in prison

A San Ramon man was sentenced Tuesday to nearly two years in federal prison after pleading guilty to tax evasion charges....

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by tsk, tsk, on Nov 28, 2012 at 12:38 am | 2 comments | 1365 Views

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School board to discuss new Dougherty Valley elementary campus

The San Ramon Valley school board is set consider proposed findings and determinations about the suitability of the new Dougherty...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by overburdened taxpayer, on Apr 8, 2014 at 9:47 am | 2 comments | 1365 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: changing the paradigm

Many know Susan Houghton from her days as the spokeswoman for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and later for Safeway....

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by Robyn, on Dec 10, 2014 at 11:22 am | 1 comment | 1365 Views

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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 Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by joe, on Sep 4, 2011 at 9:21 am | 3 comments | 1365 Views

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Tis' time for Paint Satrick's Day

To be sure, the green paint is coming to buckets as is the beer. It is, as always, Paint Satrick's day when the gathering...

Original post made by Tis\'Bailey, in step on Mar. 10, 2009
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