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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Tax Avalanche is Coming

It's amazing. There will a perfect avalanche of tax proposals on the November ballot. Almost all of them are being touted...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 12, 2012 at 7:49 pm | 8 comments | 1557 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Need money for college?

Contra Costa Association of Realtors Scholarship Foundation is offering scholarships to residents of central Contra Costa...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1557 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Early morning fire displaces 3 in Diablo

A one-alarm blaze was reported at 4:44 a.m. in Diablo after a husband and wife woke up and smelled smoke. No injuries were...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Tony, on Feb 21, 2013 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 1557 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BREAKING NEWS*** Harmer finally concedes.

Republican challenger David Harmer reportedly has conceded defeat in his bid to unseat Rep. Jerry McNerney in the 11th Congressional...

Original post made by Chet on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 4, 2010 at 8:42 am | 4 comments | 1556 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART strike blocked but contract negotiations remain stalled

BART negotiations between management and two worker unions ended Sunday evening with little progress, but trains will be...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2013
Last comment by William, on Aug 12, 2013 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 1556 Views

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Danville environmental science teacher wins Sustainable Contra Costa award

San Ramon Valley High School's environmental science teacher Cindy Egan won the Sustainable Contra Costa award for an individual...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Oct 16, 2011 at 7:07 pm | 8 comments | 1555 Views

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Attend the 81st annual Contra Costa democrats BBQ

Democrats from all over Contra Costa County will be partying at Castle Rock Park (1700 Castle Rock Road, Walnut Creek) on...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by George, on Aug 10, 2012 at 6:44 am | 1 comment | 1555 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Another new years, please

Dear Emily, Starting around Labor Day and continuing to April Fools Day, our world has many New Years Day(s) celebrations....

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Jun 9, 2010 at 6:51 am | 5 comments | 1554 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remember When the Olympics Were On TV ?

Wow......the NBC commentator was right...NBC stands for "nothing but curling.....what a waste. ...

Original post made by jrm on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by eagle, on Mar 2, 2010 at 9:44 am | 7 comments | 1554 Views

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Burglars break into Dublin's new Target store, take $15,000 in merchandise

Dublin police attempted to arrest three suspects in a high-speed chase on westbound I-580 early Thursday after they were...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by mj, on Jan 25, 2012 at 9:04 am | 7 comments | 1554 Views

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San Ramon City Hall grand-opening ceremony set for Saturday

The San Ramon community is set to ceremonially usher in a new era for the city on Saturday with a grand-opening celebration...

Original post made on May. 12, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on May 17, 2016 at 4:43 pm | 3 comments | 1554 Views

AROUND TOWN

Governor signs Buchanan's 'Pink Ribbon Plate' bill

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed an Assembly bill that authorizes the creation of a Pink Ribbon Breast Cancer Awareness specialty...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Sep 22, 2014 at 10:57 pm | 4 comments | 1553 Views

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Marijuana dispensaries smoked out by Planning Commission

At its Tuesday meeting, Danville's Planning Commission recommended that the Town Council approve a permanent ban on medical...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Maurice chin, on Aug 22, 2011 at 9:22 am | 9 comments | 1553 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

It is getting late, do you know where your funds are?

Dear Dolores, Volumes of detailed information on supervisors' funds usage are being shared among Contra Costa neighborhoods...

Original post made by Hal on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by My Money, on Nov 16, 2010 at 8:25 pm | 3 comments | 1553 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. 1, 2011
Last comment by Doug, on Nov 1, 2011 at 10:23 am | 1 comment | 1553 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Unpleasant answers: YMCA planning results

Dear Dolores, Not to overwhelm the editor but the YMCA issues are esculating. Neighborhood parents now have issues...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Mar 9, 2010 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 1552 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unemployment rates keep dropping in Bay Area, state

The California unemployment rate fell to 9.0 percent in April, down from 9.4 percent in March and well below a year ago when...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Darrin, on May 23, 2013 at 11:31 am | 15 comments | 1552 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smartphone anti-theft legislation fails to pass State Senate

Legislation that would require smartphones to come equipped with an anti-theft deterrent known as a "kill switch" failed...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on May 2, 2014 at 3:43 pm | 2 comments | 1552 Views

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Four arrested in jewelry robbery

A daylight robbery of a ring valued at $25,000 resulted in the arrests of four people involved in the crime. Police were...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by Lili, on Apr 25, 2011 at 4:48 pm | 4 comments | 1552 Views

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The Athenian School among first-ever green ribbon schools

The Athenian School's commitment towards environmental stewardship has earned the private school the U.S. Department of Education's...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on May 2, 2012 at 6:42 am | 4 comments | 1552 Views
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