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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 | 6422 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 | 2890 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 | 2416 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 | 1744 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 | 1883 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 | 2910 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 | 2013 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 | 1415 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 | 2687 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 | 3462 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 | 1589 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 | 2938 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 | 2578 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 | 1474 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 | 10162 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 | 2580 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 | 2050 Views

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Board of Education votes to put bond on November ballot

The $260 million bond would be used for technology infrastructure improvements -- equipment, cables and software -- for schools,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Informed Parent, on Aug 13, 2012 at 4:12 pm | 52 comments | 1781 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Silent Incorporation

Alamo neighbors wonder why incorporation proponents ended their communication on November 22 as noted on their website. It...

Original post made by Susan West on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by Alise, Miranda Neighborhood, on Jan 5, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 51 comments | 2945 Views

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District approves Chinese dual immersion program for fall

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District's Board of Education unanimously approved the inclusion of a Chinese dual immersion...

Original post made on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by An Indian recognizing that Mandarin is the way to go, on Mar 14, 2012 at 9:12 pm | 51 comments | 1724 Views
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