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Campaigns and other sideshows

There is something special about campaigns going into 2012. A blend of reality television, faux news, and carnival sideshows...

Original post made by Hal on Apr. 28, 2011
Last comment by Inman, on Apr 28, 2011 at 10:38 am | 1 comment | 719 Views

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Economics 101

There are tons of advertisements about the many great sales on now. The papers and on-line news sites are full of them....

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jul. 29, 2011
There are no comments yet. 719 Views

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Pet of the Week: Bertie

Bertie is a stunning 2-year-old female tuxedo with plenty of love to share. She is a delightful cat that will provide her...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jul 6, 2012 at 3:50 pm | 2 comments | 719 Views

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San Ramon's population skyrockets, according to Census

San Ramon's population surged between 2000 and 2010, growing 61 percent from 44,722 people to 72,148 people, according to...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by SS from a Danville neighborhood., on Oct 26, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 4 comments | 719 Views

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Sign up for the Sesquicentennial Ball

Discover Danville is hosting a Sesquicentennial Ball at 6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 4, at Bridges Restaurant and Bar. The night...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by WiggZcNBcaLDCVs, on Oct 12, 2009 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 718 Views

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Taking control of the admissions process

Over the past few weeks, many readers have asked how they can get their kids into the most elite colleges and universities....

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by Mary travers, on Feb 9, 2011 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 718 Views

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See cool cars at the final Hot Summer Nights

The final Hot Summer Nights car show of the season will be held in Danville from 4-9 p.m. tonight. Cars will begin lining...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2013
Last comment by Jayne, on Aug 15, 2013 at 10:25 pm | 1 comment | 718 Views

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Seniors are invited to Prime Time on Tuesdays

Prime Time is for seniors and meets from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., every Tuesday, at Community Presbyterian Church, 222 W. El Pintado,...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jun 29, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 717 Views

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Zoning administration approves Alamo fire station

Plans for [http://www.firedepartment.org/projects/station_32/faqs.asp Station 32], which was constructed in the 1950s, included...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jul 14, 2011 at 2:00 pm | 4 comments | 717 Views

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Another teen trapped in sand tunnel

A 17-year-old girl from Sacramento was rescued from a collapsed sand tunnel on the Sonoma County coast Saturday evening,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by tracy, on Jul 27, 2011 at 2:21 pm | 3 comments | 717 Views

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Two-part couples workshop begins tonight

Shoshana Kobrin, MA, MFT, will present a two-part couples workshop on "Bonding and Attachment," from 7-9 p.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2011
Last comment by Hallabaloo, on Mar 22, 2011 at 8:12 am | 8 comments | 716 Views

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Chevron pays out $10 million for refinery fire claims

Chevron has paid about $10 million to cover medical expenses and other claims in the wake of the fire at its Richmond refinery...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by Audrey, on Feb 4, 2013 at 1:24 pm | 4 comments | 716 Views

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Buchanan pushes for education reform

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) is proposing laws that could measure teacher performance, streamline discipline and...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2013
Last comment by Carolyn, on Mar 11, 2013 at 1:55 pm | 6 comments | 716 Views

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Does test preparation really help in college admission?

Tests are a big part of the college admission process. Elizabeth LaScala, Ph.D is back with her question-and-answer series...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by DanEliot, on Oct 7, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 1 comment | 715 Views

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The backlash against Netflix as an invitation

Dear Editor, As we read AP, http://www.mercurynews.com/business/ci_18468879?source=email, we can see the invitation to...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 13, 2011
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'Paws to Read' registration starts Sept. 12

Danville Library will host "Paws to Read" literacy program at 4 p.m. and 4:35 p.m., Mondays, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31 and...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by the dogfather, on Aug 30, 2011 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 715 Views

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Glowing Cougars

The Glowing Cougar tribe opens the circle by beating the drum one time for every father and daughter at the meeting. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by mother of a former adventure guide, on Sep 26, 2011 at 7:48 am | 3 comments | 715 Views

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Danville reverend dies of natural causes at age 82

Long-time St. Isidore resident Rev. James Edmund Driscoll died Oct. 29 of natural causes at 82. Within the Danville congregation,...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by collins, on Nov 2, 2011 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 715 Views

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New mayor will focus on improving communication, infrastructure

[http://danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=6815 Newly installed] Mayor Candace Andersen encouraged the crowd at Tuesday...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by Iron Horse Ron, on Dec 7, 2011 at 8:23 pm | 2 comments | 715 Views

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Planning Commission meets today at 7 p.m.

The Danville Planning Commission will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Town Meeting Hall, 201 Front St., Danville. Agenda...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by danville government watchdog, on Jun 12, 2012 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 715 Views
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Tough new rules on water are necessary
By Tim Hunt | 9 comments | 1,031 views

Circumstances without Pomp
By Roz Rogoff | 0 comments | 810 views