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Watch out for GAMING!

Posted with permission of the author Heads up, California, When gaming becomes a major income stream for your State,...

Original post made by Janice Elliot on Jan. 8, 2008
Last comment by Susan West, on Jan 14, 2008 at 7:30 am | 1 comment | 2247 Views

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Mayors credit unified efforts for quality of life advances in Tri-Valley

The mayors of the greater Tri-Valley—Danville, Dublin, Livermore, Pleasanton and San Ramon—credited their unified...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2008
Last comment by Iron Horse neighbors, on Oct 6, 2008 at 9:48 am | 2 comments | 2246 Views

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Alamo properties among those mistakenly taxed, eligible for refunds

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a plan to refund certain property owners in greater Alamo...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by FanDanville, on Nov 4, 2015 at 10:43 am | 4 comments | 2246 Views

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Ace will be the place in Alamo

Months after the doors closed on Yardbirds in Alamo, a new hardware chain will be taking up residence in the shuttered facility....

Original post made on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Pat, on Jun 1, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 12 comments | 2245 Views

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Joyous wishes at Christmas

Dear neighbors and friends, Thank you for joining this public e-chain, Town Square Forum, in commentary on the events...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Dec. 18, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2244 Views

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Alamo man dies when bus hits taxi in D.C.

Bartlett M. Tabor, 55, an Alamo resident and senior executive in San Francisco for Capmark Financial Group, was killed in...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2008
Last comment by Kathleen Willey, on Sep 30, 2008 at 2:18 pm | 2 comments | 2244 Views

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Danville buys multi-million dollar building for beautification

The Danville Town Council and Community Development Agency allocated $2.6 million night for the purchase of a building as...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Feb 4, 2011 at 7:36 pm | 14 comments | 2242 Views

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San Ramon council nixes Independence Day fireworks

Area residents will have to travel to some other neighboring city if they want to see a fireworks display this Fourth of...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2014
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 5, 2014 at 7:15 pm | 8 comments | 2242 Views

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Diablo Views: Staring for a living

As a kid, I would always get caught staring at people. I'd be studying the lines on an old man's face or the way a teenage...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by jenni brooks, on Apr 21, 2008 at 12:36 pm | 5 comments | 2242 Views

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Issues and Answers

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, This morning, proponents for Alamo incorporation posted issues,...

Original post made by Kathy Bell on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Janet Cooper, on Mar 12, 2008 at 8:08 am | 12 comments | 2241 Views

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Blocking the mailbox

It seems that some drivers in Danville have no courtesy for others. Case in point: A house down my block used to have "yoga"...

Original post made by Patient on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by jake, on Jul 23, 2010 at 8:46 pm | 15 comments | 2239 Views

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Budget crunch claims victims in Contra Costa County

In an effort to slow or stop the financial hemorrhaging in Contra Costa County, members of the Board of Supervisors voted...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 16, 2008 at 4:39 pm | 2 comments | 2239 Views

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A day in the life of a firefighter

On any given day, a firefighter could be called on to climb a flights of stairs while carrying more than 50 pounds of equipment,...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2011
Last comment by Idea, on Mar 28, 2011 at 8:46 am | 30 comments | 2239 Views

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The ART of the Canard

Dear neighbors, We have laughed many times at "Just yell DUCK!" when we hear a canard. Not the French bird, but a false,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 11, 2008
Last comment by Dana Trask, on Feb 12, 2008 at 12:09 pm | 1 comment | 2238 Views

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Why neighborhoods protect their confidentiality

Alamo neighborhood groups, in alliance, formed because county agencies, including the AIA, operated independently of neighborhoods'...

Original post made by Lisa Wright on Oct. 29, 2007
Last comment by CCC LAFCo, on Jan 10, 2008 at 3:54 pm | 6 comments | 2237 Views

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Vehicle hits 2-year-old riding in a bicycle carrier in Alamo

A vehicle struck a two-year-old girl while she was riding in a carrier attached to a bicycle Saturday afternoon, an officer...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 26, 2010 at 3:00 pm | 35 comments | 2237 Views

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Alamo postal worker charged with exchanging fake money

Emmanuel Odion Esezobor, an employee at the Alamo post office, was changed with exchanging fake money made in Nigeria for...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Apr 15, 2011 at 7:14 am | 20 comments | 2237 Views

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http://www.alamocommunity.org/about.html

Dear neighbors, Alamo Community Foundation, the fund-raising portion of incorporation propoponts in the Diablo Vista (Alamo)...

Original post made by CDSI community courtesy on May. 4, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on May 8, 2008 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 2236 Views

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The last bus

Public transportation is a good thing -- it cuts down on greenhouse gases and other byproducts of commuting, not to mention...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Carol, on Mar 11, 2013 at 1:11 pm | 1 comment | 2236 Views

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3.4-magnitude quake strikes San Ramon as series of temblors continues

A 3.4-magnitude earthquake, now the largest temblor in a recent swarm of small shakers around the East Bay, was recorded...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2015
Last comment by David, on Oct 19, 2015 at 11:26 am | 4 comments | 2236 Views
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A Costco tempest in a tea pot
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 1,303 views

Anatomy of a Summer Camp Project A Visual Essay, Phase 2
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 338 views