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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 | 2389 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 | 1722 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 | 9070 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 | 3057 Views

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Governor signs truck fuel efficiency bill

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by improving the fuel efficiency of trucks...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2014
Last comment by Joe, on Jul 28, 2014 at 7:37 am | 1 comment | 1537 Views

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Theft reports, traffic-stop arrests top Danville police log

The Danville Police Department provides DanvilleSanRamon.com with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2014
Last comment by Connie, on Oct 29, 2014 at 1:50 pm | 1 comment | 1384 Views

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An earthquake again?

I just read there was a 3.6 earthquake here about half an hour ago. I didn't feel anything, but one of my cats tore around...

Original post made by San Ramon Observer on Apr. 2, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Apr 2, 2015 at 12:32 am | 1 comment | 517 Views

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Swalwell returns from visit to Iraq

Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) -- also a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence -- has returned...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2015
Last comment by Barbie , on Apr 9, 2015 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 1626 Views

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Danville congressman co-authors bill to protect whistleblowers

A bill that would provide federal whistleblowing protections to offshore oil workers was introduced to the House of Representatives...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2015
Last comment by Farmer Dave, on Jun 24, 2015 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 1665 Views

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Who was Hap Magee?

"Who was Hap Magee?" Recent visitors to Hap Magee Ranch Park seemed perplexed by the question although willing to give answers. "A...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2015
Last comment by Mark Johnson, on Oct 18, 2015 at 12:45 pm | 1 comment | 6179 Views

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Remember Tax Day When Voting

As you write those big checks today to the government, remember this feeling when you vote in November. When Bernie Sanders...

Original post made by American on Apr. 18, 2016
Last comment by Howie Jarvis, on Apr 18, 2016 at 6:00 pm | 1 comment | 334 Views

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San Ramon seeks applicants for city commissions

The city of San Ramon recently announced openings for boards, committees and commissions positions. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2016
Last comment by RobertMason, on Apr 30, 2016 at 3:49 am | 1 comment | 1119 Views

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Election Night: County supervisor race poised for runoff

The stage is set for a November runoff for the right to represent Blackhawk, Diablo and the rest of District 3 on the Contra...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by Jayne and John, on Jun 8, 2016 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 2356 Views

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Link to Gary Johnson's Debate Answers

If you are fed up with both Trump and Hillary, try Gary Johnson, the viable alternative. Imagine if Hillary and Donald...

Original post made by rosalindr on Oct. 19, 2016
Last comment by rosalindr, on Oct 19, 2016 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 270 Views

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Why the Electorial College is Needed

The founding fathers were very wise to create the electoral college. The recent presidential election provided clear reasons...

Original post made by Resident on Dec. 21, 2016
Last comment by SHale, on Dec 21, 2016 at 8:25 pm | 1 comment | 342 Views

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State legislators holding bipartisan town hall in San Ramon

The San Ramon Valley’s representatives in the State Legislature, Republican Assemblywoman Catharine Baker and Democrat...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2017
Last comment by Daniel Wall, on Mar 22, 2017 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 826 Views

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Fallen deputy remembered as hard-working model for others

Alameda County sheriff's deputy Mike Foley, who died after he was hit by a prisoner-transport bus at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by Jessiethern, on Jul 12, 2017 at 4:11 am | 1 comment | 1122 Views

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DeSaulnier launches Congressional App Challenge for local high schoolers

Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) has announced the start of his district's second annual Congressional App Challenge...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2017
Last comment by Duke, on Aug 1, 2017 at 5:07 am | 1 comment | 696 Views

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Man in his late 20s allegedly kills his younger brother

Hey all, What do you think about this week's story about Joshua Lemke, 28, being arraigned for allegedly killing his...

Original post made by Jordan M. Doronila on Feb. 2, 2007
Last comment by Andy, on May 24, 2007 at 6:23 pm | 1 comment | 3116 Views

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A handful decides Alamo Parks and Recreation

It was interesting, as a result of Alamo neighborhood investigation, only a handful of people decide Alamo Parks and Recreation...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Apr. 3, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Apr 5, 2007 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 3133 Views
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The valley needs strong leadership on BART board
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 3,414 views

3 Great Ways to Showcase Your Strengths on College Applications!
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 321 views