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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Joan Buchanan: Resign your Assembly seat

Joan Buchanan: Resign your Assembly seat. Quoting from your campaign for the State Assembly: "California's budget is a mess!"...

Original post made by David Abelmann on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by ED COSGROVE, on Jul 7, 2009 at 4:23 pm | 29 comments | 2724 Views

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Vets Hall trees coming down soon

Trees at the Veterans Memorial Building on Hartz Avenue at Prospect in downtown Danville will be removed this month, say...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by TL Nelson, on Jan 17, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 29 comments | 1446 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

District ups K-3 classes to 28 students

The School Board reluctantly voted tonight to increase class sizes to 28 students in kindergarten through third grade, and...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2010
Last comment by East Side Neighbor, on Feb 15, 2010 at 4:51 pm | 29 comments | 1095 Views

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Tempest in a TEApot

Taxed Enough Already was the theme at the TEA Party held from 2-7 p.m. Thursday at the Alameda County Fairgrounds, which...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Steven, on Apr 22, 2010 at 7:29 am | 29 comments | 1139 Views

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Teens arrested in multiple Danville auto burglaries

Two teens have been arrested in connection with a week-long crime spree targeting cars in Danville. The teens, both boys,...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Toni, on Jul 22, 2010 at 12:32 pm | 29 comments | 1815 Views

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Lafayette man will run for county supervisor

A long-time Lafayette resident will run for Contra Costa County District 2 supervisor to replace current supervisor Gayle...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 13, 2012 at 11:42 am | 29 comments | 1422 Views

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What can we learn from Stockton's bankruptcy?

We are likely to see the largest municipal bankruptcy in the history of America in the very near future. What lessons...

Original post made by CCCTaxpayer on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by AndreaC, on Apr 19, 2012 at 11:26 pm | 29 comments | 1273 Views

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District 2 candidates talk politics, personal beliefs at supervisor debate

On April 26, the Danville Express hosted a community forum and debate for Contra Costa County District 2 supervisor candidates....

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on May 9, 2012 at 11:07 am | 29 comments | 1444 Views

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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 | 1108 Views

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Chevron will move 800 jobs to Texas

San Ramon-based Chevron Corporation will move 800 jobs in the Bay area to Texas, the oil giant told employees on Thursday....

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 9, 2013 at 3:28 pm | 29 comments | 1871 Views

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Danville restaurant accused of skimming tips

Operators of a Danville restaurant are facing a $425,000 civil suit amid allegations of a number of violations of employee...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Danville Sushi Fan, on Sep 24, 2009 at 7:50 pm | 28 comments | 1966 Views

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Dogs Ordered not to Poop at Hap Magee Dogpark

...okay, well it's either that, or they'll henceforth(?) be required to bring in their own disposal bags and clean up after...

Original post made by Lassie N. Fido on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Nov 22, 2009 at 11:59 am | 28 comments | 1990 Views

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Medical marijuana on the agenda

The Town Council is expected to extend a temporary ban to keep medical marijuana facilities from locating within Danville,...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Batti, on Nov 20, 2009 at 2:11 pm | 28 comments | 1386 Views

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New firehouse sparks discussion at MAC meeting

Fire Chief Richard Price discussed plans for a new Station 32 on Tuesday night that drew some opponents but more supporters,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Feb 9, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 28 comments | 1374 Views

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High School NERF game "Assassins" cancelled

The NERF game "Assassins" was cancelled today due to excessive complaints by parents and other members of the local community....

Original post made by Daniel Morizono on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Mar 3, 2014 at 11:32 am | 28 comments | 2988 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney introduces bill to fight outsourcing

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th District) has introduced a bill to stop outsourcing by cracking down on what he calls...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by DaveB, on Jul 9, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 28 comments | 1346 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Subway franchise headed to high schools

In an effort to keep kids on campus and feed them more efficiently, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District board unanimously...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Duke, on Jul 13, 2010 at 4:25 pm | 28 comments | 4976 Views

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Some on San Ramon City Council back manager's high pay

Some San Ramon City Council members are lining up to support Mayor Abram Wilson and City Manager Herb Moniz. Both Wilson...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Rob, on Sep 14, 2010 at 2:12 pm | 28 comments | 1165 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney wins re-election but opponent won't concede

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has clearly won his re-election bid against Republican challenger David Harmer,...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Dec 1, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 28 comments | 1288 Views

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West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station opens to much fanfare and talk

Trains are stopping today at the $106-million West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station that was officially dedicated Friday with...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2011
Last comment by In Alamo, on Feb 28, 2011 at 11:59 am | 28 comments | 1348 Views
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Be an Exhibitionist!
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