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Bury My Heart at Wounded Drumstick

The juxtaposition of two recent articles in our local fishwrap... http://www.contracostatimes.com/ci_17100923?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com ht...

Original post made by the dogfather on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 26, 2011 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 6333 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Feds charge university founder with money laundering, fraud

Federal court documents show Susan Xiao-Ping Su, the founder of Tri-Valley University and owner of two homes in Pleasanton,...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 7, 2011 at 11:31 am | 6 comments | 34116 Views

SPORTS

A new chief of staff for Mary Piepho: what do you want to know?

Dear Supervisor Piepho, Let us ask what Contra Costa County District III residents want to know about your new chief of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI Research on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Constituent, on Mar 9, 2011 at 4:50 pm | 6 comments | 1596 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

McNerney reintroduces water projects bill

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11) says he's continuing his efforts to address the growing demand for water by reintroducing...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2011
Last comment by Chet, on Feb 8, 2011 at 6:44 pm | 6 comments | 1066 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tri-Valley University brought students and spouses into U.S.

Tri-Valley University not only brought students over to Pleasanton on illegal visas, but many of those students brought their...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2011
Last comment by Satish Chandra, on Feb 9, 2011 at 2:41 pm | 6 comments | 1501 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Changes to 2030 General Plan bring tears of joy

Several Danville residents gathered at the Town Meeting Hall on Tuesday to voice their concerns regarding specific areas...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by Alisha, on Feb 18, 2011 at 10:45 am | 6 comments | 1416 Views

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The coolest sport you've never tried

You may not know what it's called, but if you've watched a Nike commercial in the last few years, you've probably seen it:...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Tina, on Mar 14, 2011 at 8:38 pm | 6 comments | 1585 Views

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Chamber of Commerce commends community at award ceremony

The Danville business community stepped out in style Thursday night for the Danville Area Chamber of Commerce awards and...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Feb 21, 2011 at 8:40 pm | 6 comments | 1013 Views

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Excellent study: AIA profiles new fire house planning

Alamo Improvement Association ("AIA") has spent many months with the cooperation of SRV Fire District in defining the issues...

Original post made by Hal. CDSI Research on Mar. 1, 2011
Last comment by jake, on Mar 14, 2011 at 8:53 pm | 6 comments | 1097 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville PD investigating string of thefts

Police Chief Steve Simpkins said a total of seven autos were entered in the areas of Claridge Drive, Alicante Place, Aptos...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2011
Last comment by samiam, on Mar 9, 2011 at 12:13 pm | 6 comments | 1340 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Deputy arrested in connection with CNET scandal resigns

Stephen Tanabe, the Contra Costa County sheriff's deputy who was [http://www2.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=5208&approved=yes...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by granny, on Mar 17, 2011 at 1:10 pm | 6 comments | 1346 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crime up slightly in Danville last year according to annual report

Danville crime statistics for 2010 show a mixed bag, with rape and homicides down and an increase in armed robberies, strong-arm...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Mar 21, 2011 at 3:59 pm | 6 comments | 1317 Views

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Commissions approve Danville Hotel development plans

The Planning and Heritage Resource commissions unanimously approved final development plans for the Danville Hotel project...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by business owner, on Mar 27, 2011 at 8:22 pm | 6 comments | 1054 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Counseling center hires new executive director

Discovery Counseling Center, a Danville non-profit which provides affordable mental health services to the San Ramon Valley,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by careful observer , on Mar 30, 2011 at 7:25 am | 6 comments | 1161 Views

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Saturday hike will view Magee Ranch area proposed for development

People concerned about a proposed development near Magee Ranch will have a chance to see the area from above on Saturday....

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2011
Last comment by Bella, on Mar 29, 2011 at 9:06 am | 6 comments | 1124 Views

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The Drought Is Over EBMUD Needs To Respond

Our water rates have risen astronomically, FAR outpacing inflation over the last few years, to of course invoke monetary...

Original post made by JRM on Mar. 30, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 1, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 6 comments | 1050 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART hires interim director for $160 an hour

BART directors voted 6-3 Thursday to hire former general counsel Sherwood Wakeman to serve as the transit agency's interim...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 19, 2011 at 2:17 pm | 6 comments | 867 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police department asks for in-car cameras

The project has been in development since January 2009 and an in-house trial of the L3 Mobile Vision Camera system was conducted...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2011
Last comment by Susan, on Jun 16, 2011 at 12:53 pm | 6 comments | 867 Views

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Town unveils 'Share Our Streets' campaign

"Share Our Streets," a joint effort by the town's transportation and police departments, targets the three main groups using...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Steven, on Jul 10, 2012 at 12:14 pm | 6 comments | 1027 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What would you do differently if you were back in high school?

Summer is only halfway through, but staff at the Danville Express are already looking toward the new school year. In preparation...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by Doing College, on Jul 12, 2011 at 9:11 am | 6 comments | 1036 Views
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CIA’s Five Stages of Woe
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Las Positas Foundation CEO Ted Kaye announces his retirement
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Where's the wind?
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 657 views