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AROUND TOWN

Alamo Rotary will host Beth Randall today

Alamo Rotary will meet today at noon, Wednesday, Sept. 22, at Roundhill Country Club, 3169 Roundhill Road. Guest speaker...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 22, 2010 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 1143 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Find help in answering common college essay questions

In the first part of her college question-and-answer series, Elizabeth LaScala, Ph.D responds to a concern from a Danville...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Shahmirah, on Sep 22, 2010 at 9:20 am | 3 comments | 1522 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Memorial service today for local vet John S. Goerl

Friends and local veterans are expected to gather tomorrow, Wednesday, Sept. 22 to remember WWII veteran and community supporter...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by The Guys @ Cntry Waffle, on Sep 22, 2010 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 1142 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PG&E releases list of 100 riskiest gas pipeline sections

As part of PG&E's efforts to restore public trust in the company following the deadly natural gas pipeline explosion in San...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Sep 21, 2010 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 1571 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Yellow Wood Coffee and Tea to go

The economic downturn has claimed two more victims, this time a much-loved coffee shop and its companion store in the Alamo...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Georeg, on Sep 20, 2010 at 2:15 pm | 9 comments | 7321 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Times Book Club Redux will meet tonight

Times Book Club Redux is from Lynn Carey's former Times Book Club and meets from 7-8 p.m., every six to eight weeks at independent...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by Danilo, on Sep 20, 2010 at 8:48 am | 1 comment | 3081 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Concours d'Elegance was great

What fun! Amazing cars, a good cause and how wonderful to have a car show of this nature downtown. Jim and Christie Edlund...

Original post made by jrm on Sep. 19, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1155 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents get ready for emergencies

City of San Ramon, Town of Danville, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, San Ramon Regional Medical Center,...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Sissy Police, on Sep 19, 2010 at 12:49 pm | 10 comments | 1641 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Thank you CTA

One of us is a retired educator so we get mail from the California Teachers Association on a regular basis. This is especially...

Original post made by Treebeard on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Sadie, on Sep 19, 2010 at 7:41 am | 7 comments | 1869 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jobs recovery is stronger than pass recessions

Chris Isidore, senior writer, On Thursday September 2, 2010, 6:26 am EDT A jobless recovery? Hardly. By historical...

Original post made by Chet on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Milan Moravec, on Sep 18, 2010 at 7:53 pm | 2 comments | 1539 Views

AROUND TOWN

The family that 'tris' together, stays together

Recently, Danville dad Frank Garcia and three of his children took part in the San Francisco Triathlon at Alcatraz. While...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by shelley hilton, on Sep 17, 2010 at 10:00 pm | 1 comment | 1038 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo community on YouTube today, September 17

Dear Dolores, Alamo neighborhood and community groups will gather at Yellow Wood Friday morning between 9 and 11 to be...

Original post made by Hal on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Sep 17, 2010 at 3:50 pm | 1 comment | 936 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 | 2133 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Flash News! McNerney Votes to support Obama-Care

Well, this posting really isn't flash news since it's been over a week since my original posting that pointed out McNerney's...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Sep 16, 2010 at 10:01 pm | 5 comments | 1612 Views

SPORTS

Serving Alamo is a non-stop mission for this Citizen of the Year

After accepting the award for Citizen of the Year at the annual Alamo Music and Wine Festival, Vicki Koc is back to work...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Sep 16, 2010 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 1786 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Second batch of mosquitoes in Oakley tests positive for West Nile virus

A batch of mosquitoes collected in Oakley has tested positive for West Nile virus, the Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Sep 16, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 945 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tickets are now available for the CityRead special presentation with Sully

CityRead will conclude with a special presentation featuring Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct....

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:37 am | 9 comments | 1165 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Leadership can be a mixed bag of personalities

I'm an ENTJ. Don't bother looking for clues to this code on UrbanDictionary.com. These letters represent one of 16 personality...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by Treebeard, on Sep 15, 2010 at 8:35 pm | 3 comments | 1065 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon City Salaries In Today's Paper

WOW.....Herb Moniz's incredible and controversial salary package is mentioned in 3 different articles in this morning's...

Original post made by jrm on Sep. 12, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 15, 2010 at 5:59 pm | 23 comments | 1923 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Boxer, Feinstein call on federal agency to inspect California pipelines

California's senators urged a federal agency Monday to immediately order inspections of interstate natural gas pipelines...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Sep 15, 2010 at 3:09 pm | 7 comments | 1345 Views
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