Archive for Tag Archives: ' Livermore'

Swiss Student Settles at LPC for an Education and Basketball

              By Carleen Surrena @SURRENA_C All he needed was a place to play. The search, driven by his love for basketball, led Etienne Ettlinger to five countries, cost thousands of dollars and even caused him to [...]

Voters bring back representatives, welcome BART to Livermore

Shelby Escott Features Editor The polls are closed and the votes are in — mostly. There were some nail biters as well as some landslides. But the voters have spoken. These are the results the people [...]

Local Christian artist making her dream come true

Shelby Escott Features Editor   Everyone has a dream to follow, but most are unrealistic or forgotten when reality sets in, but not for Casey Johnson. As a child, she knew what she wanted to do [...]

Livermore SWAT holds training at LPC

Will Tanner Managing Editor Flashbangs exploded. Hostages scrambled. Gunshots echoed throughout the 100 building. The Livermore-Pleasanton Police SWAT team held a training exercise on the Las Positas campus on April 16 during spring break, seven years [...]

Livermore Police Department SWAT trains at LPC

Sanestina Hunter Staff Writer Livermore-Pleasanton Police Department will do SWAT training at Las Positas College over spring break. While LPC students are on spring break having fun and relaxing, the college will keep the doors open [...]

Livermore evicts the homeless

Travis Danner Special to the Express Hey, I’m back, that was quick. Anyways, during the break, the city of Livermore passed an ordinance banning sleeping bags and tents. Well, only if you’re homeless. On Monday, Jan. [...]

Beer one of the most diverse and awesome drinks in the world

Kalama Hines Features Editor Lager. Ale. Stout. Porter. With all the colors, flavors and depths there’s a beer for everyone. According to the History Channel Magazine, the first proof of beer is dated back to 3400 [...]

Two fires strike LPC in short time period

Brandon Clutter Staff Writer Two fires in a week at Las Positas College caused evacuations while students were prepping for finals. On Wednesday, Dec. 4, a fire broke out in the back of the main theater [...]

Three years after completion, amphitheater still seldom used

Brianna Guillory Staff Writer It’s large. It’s grassy. It’s the elephant in the room. The Mertes Center for the Arts outdoor amphitheater was constructed as a companion piece to the building’s indoor Main Stage Theater. A [...]

Proposed new classroom building would replace original LPC

Travis Danner Editor in Chief The original Las Positas College may soon be replaced by the new LPC. What opened as the “Valley Campus” of the Livermore Education Center of Chabot College in 1975, will soon [...]