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Endeavor!

Wow -- That was exciting! Nothing like the shuttle to turn me into a compleat, if somehwat wizened, fanboy. ...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by Diane, on Sep 26, 2012 at 5:11 pm | 11 comments | 1444 Views

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Buchanan headed for third Assembly term

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan was part of a jubilant crowd at Pyramid Alehouse in Walnut Creek on Tuesday night, shortly after...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Diane, on Nov 9, 2012 at 3:30 am | 11 comments | 1130 Views

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Arrest made in armed robbery spree

Matthew Fagan, 42, was arrested Tuesday night after allegedly robbing the Walgreens on San Ramon Valley Boulevard at Alcosta...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2012
Last comment by Unknown, on Nov 30, 2012 at 1:22 pm | 11 comments | 1910 Views

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Seniors use canes for more than stability

You might find Robert Worthington walking around town with a wooden cane, but not necessarily because he needs help with...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Wondering, on Jan 17, 2013 at 8:45 am | 11 comments | 2008 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspects rob jewelry store using pepper spray, sledgehammer

Two armed robbers sprayed Walnut Creek jewelry store workers with pepper spray and made off with several Rolex watches Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 4, 2013 at 11:38 pm | 11 comments | 1674 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Arrest made in connection with home burglaries

Danville Police arrested a suspect in connection with a series of residential burglaries occurring in Danville and Blackhawk...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by GM, on Feb 25, 2013 at 11:12 am | 11 comments | 3219 Views

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Back from the drawing board: CCTA reveals I-680 HOV ramp alternative

If the turnout from Wednesday night's scoping session on potential HOV ramps in San Ramon is an example, ramps planned for...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Mar 19, 2013 at 9:15 pm | 11 comments | 8406 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD gets ready for new teaching standards

Students in the San Ramon Valley can look forward to having to learn less, but think more deeply about what they learn as...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by rufous, on Apr 1, 2013 at 9:39 am | 11 comments | 2464 Views

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Sustainability Pt.1: The Commons

This week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4330 Raucous Caucus] tackles sustainability and the common...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by spcwt, on Apr 16, 2013 at 1:26 pm | 11 comments | 1795 Views

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Contra Costa to hold gun buyback on August 3

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office will sponsor a gun buyback program in August where residents throughout...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 19, 2013 at 4:23 pm | 11 comments | 1861 Views

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Danville schools up to walk/bike challenge

This spring, 730 students from 16 elementary schools in the San Ramon Valley participated in the Street Smarts Walk/Bike...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Jim Fakenameforlegitimacy, on Jun 24, 2013 at 8:00 am | 11 comments | 1489 Views

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Alamo evacuated after gas line ruptured

Homes and businesses near the intersection of Danville Boulevard and Stone Valley Road in Alamo were evacuated late Wednesday...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Concerned, on Jul 25, 2013 at 1:14 pm | 11 comments | 1980 Views

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Resident reclaims Danville's lost park

Ross Smith aims to restore the Montair Nature Trail, a 2.7-acre park that formerly housed picnic grounds, a 400-seat amphitheater,...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Jul 29, 2013 at 7:06 pm | 11 comments | 2031 Views

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Financial reports for D-16 Assembly candidates show Orinda councilman ahead in fundraising

Orinda councilman Steve Glazer is leading the way in fundraising in his bid for a seat in State Assembly's district 16. Dublin...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by concered voter, on Aug 21, 2013 at 8:14 am | 11 comments | 1707 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver who killed Dublin cyclist charged with murder

The Pleasanton teen who ran down and killed a bicyclist on Foothill Road on June 9 had his charges elevated to murder and...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2013
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Aug 19, 2013 at 11:59 pm | 11 comments | 1996 Views

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Danville Councilwoman Stepper to seek re-election

Danville Councilwoman Karen Stepper has announced her intent to run for a fourth term this November. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2014
Last comment by voter, on Jan 23, 2014 at 9:54 am | 11 comments | 5372 Views

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Danville unemployment at 3.3 percent in December

The Tri-Valley is doing well compared to the rest of Contra Costa and Alameda counties, and compared to the state as well,...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by Xin Han, on Jan 31, 2014 at 3:49 pm | 11 comments | 1638 Views

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Dougherty Valley water supplier implements use restrictions

People living and working in the Dougherty Valley area of San Ramon face new water restrictions as their water provider works...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by Flylooper, on Jul 20, 2014 at 6:22 am | 11 comments | 5055 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bay Area nonprofit wins state teacher tenure lawsuit

California's teacher tenure laws were declared unconstitutional Tuesday by a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge, ruling...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 14, 2014 at 6:21 pm | 11 comments | 1875 Views

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Danville council meetings on plastic bag ban, Lawrence Road traffic safety

The Danville Town Council has two special meetings this week about a potential plastic bag ban sandwiched around a regular...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dewey Nemours, on Jul 17, 2014 at 8:21 am | 11 comments | 1525 Views
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Obama's Executive Order on Gun Control
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L.A. court decision has San Ramon ties with national implications
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Nearly seduced by Bernie, but coming home to Hil
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