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"Cosmos" A Loser

I just watched the TV show "Cosmos" on the on-demand channel. What a disappointment! Carl is probably spinning on this...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by Betty, 17 hours ago | 2 comments | 162 Views

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Health care signup deadline looms for uninsured

Authorities are reminding Californians without health insurance they have less than a week to sign up for it and avoid a...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by Ofer Doublecare, on Apr 14, 2014 at 1:47 pm | 12 comments | 679 Views

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Miller to retire from Congress

U.S. Rep. George Miller (D-Martinez) announced Monday morning that he plans to retire after serving for 40 years in Congress....

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 17, 2014 at 5:32 pm | 10 comments | 859 Views

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WHTGW

WHTGW? Whatever happened to Global Warming? You don't hear much about it these days since it came out that the data were...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Dec. 10, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Jan 10, 2014 at 12:52 pm | 28 comments | 1514 Views

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Vote on BART deal expected next week

Votes on an agreement that would end eight months of strife between BART and its labor unions probably won't be held until...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 28, 2013 at 10:44 am | 1 comment | 1418 Views

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Thousands mourn loss of Taylor Family Foundation co-founder

Barry Taylor, the co-founder of the Taylor Family Foundation, died Saturday of an apparent heart attack. He was 74 years...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by Diana Martini Sheppard, on Nov 26, 2013 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 4405 Views

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State recognizes SRVHS teacher among California's best

San Ramon Valley High School science teacher Cindy Egan has been named a 2014 California Teacher of the Year semifinalist. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2013
Last comment by Darlene Gayler, on Nov 13, 2013 at 9:32 am | 2 comments | 4041 Views

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Sad day - Michele Bachmann is not seeking re-election

If there was one person who was the hope for our country, that was her. Please call/email her and ask her to reconsider the...

Original post made by Julia on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Republican, on Sep 22, 2013 at 1:16 pm | 47 comments | 1688 Views

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Getting a 'Yes' to Syria?

The Syria serial continues, with this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4702 Raucous Caucus] focusing...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by Sherm, on Sep 18, 2013 at 1:00 pm | 1 comment | 78 Views

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Time is of the essence for Pink Plate, breast cancer screenings

I was diagnosed with breast cancer on June 26, 2011. I had my mammogram and the professional who read the film spotted something...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Jun. 28, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 15, 2013 at 12:56 pm | 1 comment | 913 Views

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Note to Governor Brown

Dear Jerry, For gosh sake don't use any bolts on the high speed rail project....

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jul. 9, 2013
Last comment by psMacintosh, on Jul 11, 2013 at 4:55 pm | 2 comments | 674 Views

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State calls Anthem Blue Cross rate increases 'excessive and unreasonable'

California's Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones said yesterday that his department has found the latest rate increase by Anthem...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2013
Last comment by Matty, on Jun 5, 2013 at 8:22 am | 34 comments | 1531 Views

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Boy Scouts vote to allow gay youth

Not a complete victory yet, but a step forward in the right direction. http://www.scouting.org/sitecore/content/MembershipStandards/Resolution/Resolution.aspx Julia...

Original post made by Julia on May. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 562 Views

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State Senate committee hears arguments on stronger gun control laws

Voices on both sides of the gun control debate were heard Tuesday in Sacramento, as the Senate Committee on Public Safety...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by Raul, on Apr 24, 2013 at 11:38 pm | 24 comments | 1004 Views

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Where's Obama? Part the Third

I read that the president observed a moment of silence for the victims of the Boston atrocity. Fortunately, that wasn't...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Apr. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 512 Views

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Prop 30 and Pensions

Read it and weep: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/print/2013-03-27/california-s-new-taxes-are-paying-for-pensions.html...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by Anti-Union, on Apr 22, 2013 at 5:02 pm | 1 comment | 770 Views

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State Taxes and the Poor

http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/04/21/these-6-states-tax-the-poor-the-hardest.aspx ...

Original post made by Dave on Apr. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 595 Views

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Where's Obama? Part Deux

There was a stampede by the libs to comment on the atrocity in Boston. Then they found out what type of people were responsible...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Bo Peep, on Apr 22, 2013 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 553 Views

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Streetwise: Sequester

In this week's Streetwise, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to a local coffee shop to ask residents what they think about...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Mar 4, 2013 at 3:36 pm | 4 comments | 67 Views

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Attorney General accuses BP and Arco of environmental violations

California Attorney General Kamala Harris and district attorneys from seven counties across the state filed suit Monday alleging...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 11, 2013 at 12:15 pm | 9 comments | 925 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 1,254 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 6 comments | 813 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 18 comments | 685 views

Be an Exhibitionist!
By John A. Barry | 5 comments | 257 views