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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Report: Halt state funding for high-speed rail

California's quest to build a high-speed rail system between San Francisco and Los Angeles suffered a heavy blow Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2012
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jan 11, 2012 at 3:16 pm | 14 comments | 3194 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teachers rally behind 'state of emergency' week

The "state of emergency" resolution addresses the potential financial crisis the district faces if the state adopts a "cuts...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on May 18, 2011 at 10:20 pm | 35 comments | 3194 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police release new info about Tiffany's burglary suspects

Police have released new surveillance photos and suspect vehicle descriptions related to a brazen robbery at Tiffany & Co....

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2013
Last comment by What?!, on Aug 30, 2013 at 11:16 am | 3 comments | 3194 Views

AROUND TOWN

Don't believe everything you READ

Dear Forum Readers, In the past five days, postings have been made to the Town Square Forum in names of Alamo neighbors...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Dec. 26, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Jan 2, 2008 at 8:04 am | 1 comment | 3193 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Iron Horse Trail overcrossings being studied

Danville and San Ramon are considering building bridges on the Iron Horse Trail to facilitate crossing over three roads with...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2007
Last comment by Forest Warn, on Oct 15, 2007 at 8:23 am | 1 comment | 3193 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

California enacts statewide plastic bag ban

Single-use plastic bags will be banned at many stores in California starting next year after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2014
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Oct 1, 2014 at 4:36 pm | 11 comments | 3193 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD names new assistant HR superintendent

The San Ramon Valley school board voted unanimously to appoint Keith Rogenski as the district's new assistant superintendent...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by Ian, on Aug 28, 2015 at 1:58 pm | 3 comments | 3191 Views

AROUND TOWN

Into the forest

Joe Christianson discovered a little bit of heaven just east of Alamo after the last rains. He hiked into the Las Trampas...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2008
Last comment by Mike Hunt, on Jan 26, 2008 at 10:55 am | 5 comments | 3191 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Times Book Club Redux - November Meeting!

We are refugees from Lynn Carey's former Times Book Club. We meet every six to eight weeks at an independent bookstore in...

Original post made by Danilo on Oct. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 3191 Views

AROUND TOWN

Motorcyclist killed, car bursts into flame in multi-vehicle crash

A 31-year-old Walnut Creek motorcyclist was killed and a vehicle burst into flame in a multi-car crash on northbound Interstate...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by 680 Traveler, on Mar 25, 2013 at 4:18 pm | 7 comments | 3190 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Presenting the Past: Ruby Podva, Danville's postmaster

Postmasters were important to growing villages throughout the West. Sometimes, as with Danville, a name was chosen for the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Dec 10, 2011 at 9:57 am | 4 comments | 3190 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Orinda man arrested for indecent exposure in Danville

Police arrested a 40-year-old man at his Orinda home Thursday after a string of incidents dating back to August in which...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2010
Last comment by cardfark, on Jan 11, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 8 comments | 3190 Views

SPORTS

Danville All-Star little league team shoots to NorCal championship

Danville's All-Star 10- and 11-year-olds have a shot at clinching the Northern California championship with a win tonight...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2010
Last comment by SALLY, on Aug 3, 2010 at 9:47 am | 2 comments | 3189 Views

SPORTS

North Coast Section OKs continued use of metal baseball bats

High School baseball players from Bay Area communities up to the Oregon border will still be able to use metal bats during...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by USF Don, on May 28, 2010 at 5:29 pm | 8 comments | 3187 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

17 state propositions to consider on November ballot

Brace yourself. The sample ballots you'll receive in the mail starting Oct. 10 will have much more than just the candidates...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Anne Malover , on Sep 23, 2016 at 9:22 am | 14 comments | 3184 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Neiman Marcus opens in Walnut Creek amid much fanfare

The first Neiman Marcus luxury department store opened in Walnut Creek's Broadway Plaza on Friday morning, as hundreds of...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Donna, on Mar 12, 2012 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 3182 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Storer named new Danville mayor; council honors local contributors

The Danville Town Council and scores of residents honored key local contributors and celebrated as Councilman Robert Storer...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Dec 11, 2013 at 11:10 am | 18 comments | 3181 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council to hear vehicle abatement appeal

The Danville Town Council on Tuesday is set to decide whether to order the removal of almost 30 vehicles from a residential...

Original post made on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by Danville mom, on May 21, 2015 at 9:49 am | 9 comments | 3178 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The GOP is the problem

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3696 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Lana, on May 16, 2012 at 6:38 pm | 37 comments | 3176 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Water district OKs rationing

County residents must reduce their water usage by 15 percent beginning May 1, according to a county drought management plan...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Apr 10, 2009 at 9:48 am | 3 comments | 3175 Views
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Media malpractice
By Tim Hunt | 37 comments | 873 views

The Great Divide, and What’s Next?
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 345 views

Copying, Stealing, Homage
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 187 views

 

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