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Prop 8 opponents come out in force

More than 70 area residents of all ages turned out in Danville on Wednesday, Oct. 29, to rally support against Proposition...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2008
Last comment by Stewart, on Nov 5, 2008 at 11:12 am | 70 comments | 2446 Views

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Court upholds Prop. 8 ban on same-sex marriage

The California Supreme Court by a 6-1 vote today upheld Proposition 8, the ban on same-sex marriage enacted by state voters...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Jul 21, 2009 at 6:54 pm | 69 comments | 2537 Views

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San Ramon council holds forum on Tassajara Valley cemetery

It was standing room only as people flooded into the San Ramon City Council chambers Tuesday night to discuss the cemetery...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Jul 3, 2014 at 11:57 am | 69 comments | 6090 Views

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Activist group sues Danville, developers over Magee Ranch project

Local citizens group SOS-Danville filed a lawsuit July 25 challenging the town of Danville's approval of the [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=9664&approved=yes...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by MyTwoCents, on Aug 9, 2013 at 1:30 pm | 68 comments | 7058 Views

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Four teens charged in Danville drug deal gone bad

Four young men have been charged with threats of violence after allegedly taking property from a 15-year-old who was looking...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by :), on Apr 3, 2012 at 3:28 pm | 65 comments | 3265 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure C debate done 'by the numbers'

Naming a clear winner in Tuesday's debate between opponents and proponents of the proposed Measure C parcel tax ballot initiative...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Lisa, on May 5, 2009 at 9:06 pm | 63 comments | 2597 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Court blocks broadcast of same-sex marriage trial

The U.S. Supreme Court by a 5-4 vote today blocked a proposed limited broadcast of a federal trial in San Francisco on the...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2010
Last comment by spcwt, on Jan 20, 2010 at 10:53 am | 62 comments | 1922 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Shame on the Morgan Hill Principal

The hundreds of thousands men and women who have given their lives throughout the history of America to make sure our American...

Original post made by Gary on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by The Reverend, on May 21, 2010 at 9:46 am | 62 comments | 2032 Views

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Slithery surprise greets Alamo man in his yard

An Alamo resident stepping outside for a quiet glass of wine instead found a stressful surprise. Rich Conti said on Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Bi-coloured python rock snake, on Oct 14, 2009 at 4:40 pm | 61 comments | 3417 Views

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So, where'd the "Special Interest Group" posting go?

Very odd. Some concerned citizen wrote a brief article expressing her worry that the Day of Silence at Dougherty Valley...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Fact be Known, on May 1, 2011 at 3:30 pm | 61 comments | 2235 Views

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McNerney to hold 'Congress at Your Corner' Friday in Danville

Congressman Jerry McNerney (11th District) will be meting with residents at "Congress at Your Corner" from 2 to 3 p.m., Friday,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by NationalHealthHorrorStories, on Jun 12, 2010 at 8:57 pm | 60 comments | 3780 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School libraries in the SRVUSD

As the San Ramon Valley Unified School District approaches another year of difficult decision making, I strongly urge the...

Original post made by Larissa Worth on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 2, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 59 comments | 2847 Views

AROUND TOWN

Growing Mona Lisa

Who remembers the Mona Lisa growing on the hillside off the freeway in Alamo in 1979? And the Marilyn Monroe a few years...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2008
Last comment by Loy69, on Oct 23, 2009 at 6:22 am | 58 comments | 4351 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Did you hear that McNerney voted for ObamaCare?

Well Jerry never heard that either, or at least he would like you think that. But the unfortunate reality is that HE DID...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Nov 5, 2010 at 8:58 pm | 58 comments | 1752 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district employees get new contract, one-time bonus

San Ramon Valley Unified School District teachers obtained their first contract since 2008 Tuesday night, leaving the negotiating...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by Elisabeth, on Jul 10, 2013 at 12:20 pm | 58 comments | 3345 Views

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Honey Bee closing; Rakestraw moving

Faithful customers are flocking to Honey Bee Fashions in Danville's Iron Horse Plaza these days to check the going-out-of-business...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2009
Last comment by Inga, on Feb 23, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 55 comments | 2824 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo MAC to be decided Tuesday

The future of Alamo will be a topic of discussion at this Tuesday's meeting of the Contra Costa county Board of Supervisors....

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Aug 12, 2009 at 3:18 pm | 55 comments | 1662 Views

SPORTS

Business Ethics and Youth Basketball

A few months ago the Pleasanton community experienced an extreme uproar over the Amador Valley H.S. varsity coach’s involvement...

Original post made by Referee on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Leatherball, on Jan 5, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 55 comments | 10724 Views

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New plans for Danville Hotel 'eyesore'

The old Danville Hotel area is rundown, acknowledged Mayor Mike Doyle recently, but be patient. New plans are on the drawing...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by Lepetomaine, on Jul 7, 2010 at 10:12 pm | 54 comments | 2783 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why so many cops?

I drove to school today about a 10. min drive and then sat waiting for class to start so another 7 min. between the two I...

Original post made by Andrew on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Andrew, on Mar 16, 2010 at 9:33 pm | 53 comments | 2179 Views
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Good news for downtown Livermore and the performing arts
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,138 views

November Ballot Prop 2 – Devils or Angels in the Details?
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 1,129 views

Who wants to move to San Ramon?
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 1,069 views

Any questions for Pleasanton mayoral, council candidates?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 5 comments | 222 views