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SPORTS

Drew Brees

Drew Brees is not only the MVP of the Super Bowl, but also a man of integrity whose generosity has helped save the city of...

Original post made by Boilermaker on Feb. 7, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 10, 2010 at 6:34 am | 4 comments | 2949 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police snuff out multi-million dollar marijuana grow on Mt. Diablo

With the help of volunteers and a keen eye, State Parks Police and Contra Costa County sheriffs raided a marijuana growing...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 19, 2011 at 10:11 pm | 14 comments | 2949 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

New Website for understanding the Health Care Reforms

This link is a great way to get an understanding of our new Health Care program as it starts to improve health care in the...

Original post made by Chet on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by Realist, on Jul 31, 2010 at 10:08 am | 12 comments | 2948 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Protesters call for end of oil subsidies, more jobs at Chevron headquarters

Several activist groups will join together outside of Chevron headquarters in San Ramon for two days of protest against subsidies...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Oct 19, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 20 comments | 2947 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves $34 million spending plan

The $34 million spending plan calls for $26.1 million budgeted for town expenses, $2 million for the town as [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=7000&approved=yes...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Greg, on Jun 28, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 2 comments | 2947 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Epicure: A year of recession cooking

Even those of us in comfortable, upscale communities will not be immune to finanical challenges; with some creative shopping...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2009
Last comment by Mia, on Jan 6, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 2947 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Overturned Sheriff's vehicle causes major traffic on I-680

A solo vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 680 at El Pintado Road caused gridlock in both directions Wednesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by DMV review, on Jun 26, 2012 at 6:42 pm | 21 comments | 2947 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 2946 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Business park 'plagued' by thefts

While auto burglaries are fairly common in San Ramon, employees at one office park have fallen victim to a rash of thefts...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2012
Last comment by Jane, on Feb 2, 2012 at 2:41 pm | 10 comments | 2946 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Both McNerney, Harmer in Washington as Congressional vote count continues

Both 11th District Congressional candidates from the Nov. 2 election are now in Washington, D.C. While McNerney has declared...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Nov 21, 2010 at 9:58 am | 27 comments | 2944 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School district recruits for Parcel Tax Oversight Committee

The San Ramon Valley school district is seeking applications from citizens to fill six positions on the committee that oversees...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Simon Thompson, on May 15, 2015 at 11:58 pm | 8 comments | 2944 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 10, 2009 at 10:54 am | 17 comments | 2944 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista students hammer away at old library

Approximately 15 students, who were either members of the leadership team or the student design committee, donned hard hats...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on Apr 6, 2012 at 8:38 am | 2 comments | 2943 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Nancy Who?

So here's The Plan: Both George Bush and Dick Cheney resign from office on January 15, 2009. The office of president...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Jun. 15, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2943 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supervisor holding informal coffee

County District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho will hold an informal community outreach coffee from 10-11:30 a.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Kate Simmons, on Feb 10, 2008 at 9:30 am | 3 comments | 2942 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council approves stringent marijuana regulations

New regulations for marijuana-related activities are set to take effect in Danville next month as part of town officials'...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2017
Last comment by 02BKellyG, on Jan 18, 2017 at 4:24 pm | 10 comments | 2940 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seven years of construction nears end at San Ramon Valley High School

After seven years, including the halting of work after Native American remains were found on site in July 2009 and a condemned...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Rose, on Sep 17, 2010 at 11:47 am | 6 comments | 2939 Views

SPORTS

Blasting their way to the top

The U14 Mustang Blast Girls played to the top of the heap in Lancaster, Mass., on July 26, beating North Carolina, 1-0, in...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Shelby Cota, on Jul 29, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 2 comments | 2939 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station opens to much fanfare and talk

Trains are stopping today at the $106-million West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station that was officially dedicated Friday with...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2011
Last comment by In Alamo, on Feb 28, 2011 at 11:59 am | 28 comments | 2937 Views

SPORTS

Football frenzy Friday with crosstown competition

This Friday is the big Danville football game between crosstown rivals San Ramon Valley High and Monte Vista. Varsity kicks...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Nov 11, 2010 at 5:29 pm | 2 comments | 2936 Views
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Media malpractice
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The Great Divide, and What’s Next?
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Copying, Stealing, Homage
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