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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 | 1802 Views


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 | 1978 Views


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 | 1691 Views


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 | 2556 Views


Danville mayor, councilwoman file election papers

A pair of Danville Town Council seats are up for election this November, and the two incumbents were the first candidates...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 11, 2014 at 5:43 pm | 29 comments | 6856 Views


Danville council to explore downtown parking options

The Danville Town Council is set to continue discussing ways to enhance public parking downtown during a study session Tuesday...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2015
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 21, 2015 at 4:24 pm | 29 comments | 2625 Views


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 | 2579 Views


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 | 2412 Views


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 | 1842 Views


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 | 5741 Views


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 | 3729 Views


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 | 2068 Views


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 | 5967 Views


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 | 1664 Views


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 | 1969 Views


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 | 1819 Views


Kid's Country facilities won't be closed, exec director says

Four Kid's Country facilities in San Ramon and Danville will not be losing their licenses, according to the organization's...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Jenn, on Aug 11, 2011 at 5:49 pm | 28 comments | 1790 Views


Rumor confirmed: Peet's to open in Alamo Plaza

Coming this fall to Alamo: Peet's Coffee & Tea. The store confirmed today that it will open later this year at 215 Alamo...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by Andy, on Jul 19, 2011 at 12:16 am | 28 comments | 1930 Views


Should Mary N Piepho rescind her written endorsement of Brian Dawson ?

Endorsed by Local leaders! "I've known Brian Dawson for a number of years now. I know him to be a compassionate leader...

Original post made by East County Watch on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Nov 21, 2011 at 10:37 am | 28 comments | 1672 Views


2-alarm fire in Diablo -- and Summerhille Homes wants to increase emergency response times in this highly congested area!

The following article was on the Danville Patch: "UPDATE: 2-Alarm Fire in Diablo is Contained, No Injuries Reported...

Original post made by CONCERNED CITIZEN on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by J Tanner, on Jun 27, 2012 at 11:20 am | 28 comments | 1688 Views
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