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Art Space: Seeing Mount Diablo in a New Light: Watercolorist Robin Purcell, poet of the palette

If you've never seen an oil painting of Mount Diablo, chances are you either just moved to the area or you've been living...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Eric Merrell, on Aug 13, 2009 at 7:15 pm | 2 comments | 1011 Views

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Republicans to hear about water supply

The San Ramon Valley Republican Women are hosting a luncheon with guest speaker John Coleman, EBMUD director, at 11:30 a.m.,...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2009
Last comment by testman, on Aug 13, 2009 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 1269 Views

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Regional Planning Commissions denied extension

A pair of regional planning commissions tasked with dealing with development in the unincorporated areas of Contra Costa...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Aug 13, 2009 at 9:06 am | 10 comments | 1026 Views

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Alamo has a MAC!!!

In a unanimous decision this morning, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors approved the establishment of a Municipal...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Triogenes, on Aug 12, 2009 at 11:43 pm | 3 comments | 943 Views

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Town stimulus plan fine-tuned

Danville has shifted funds within its Retail Incentive program to put move money into the most successful area, grants to...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Vic, on Aug 12, 2009 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 866 Views

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Alamo MAC to be decided Tuesday

The future of Alamo will be a topic of discussion at this Tuesday's meeting of the Contra Costa county Board of Supervisors....

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Aug 12, 2009 at 3:18 pm | 55 comments | 1494 Views

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10 schools to get computers under lease agreement

Four hundred MacBooks should be in place at district schools by the start of classes, thanks to a new lease program approved...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Past SRV student, on Aug 12, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 3 comments | 1029 Views

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Why neighborhoods should have audit teams at the August 13, 2009 AIA meeting

Over fifty years ago, the Alamo Improvement Association (“AIA”) was formed to serve as a community planning voice in government...

Original post made by For your information on Aug. 12, 2009
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Vandalism, DUI arrest follow car crash in Danville neighborhood

An early morning car crash Friday landed a 20-year-old man in jail on charges of drunken driving and vandalism. Danville...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Denise, on Aug 10, 2009 at 11:04 pm | 9 comments | 7736 Views

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Meet the candidates tomorrow night

Meet the candidates running for the 10th Congressional District on Tuesday, Aug. 11, in the Le Fevre Theatre at St. Mary's...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Aug 10, 2009 at 7:48 am | 1 comment | 818 Views

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Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley to meet on Wednesday

The Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley is hosting Carol Jensen, a local author and historian, who will discuss Byron Hot Springs,...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Aug. 10, 2009
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Faulty registration leads to drug arrest

A man is facing drug charges, after expired registration tags led to a traffic stop by police. Danville Police Lt. Mark Williams...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Taser, on Aug 10, 2009 at 12:26 am | 2 comments | 939 Views

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Speed Traps

As I drive down Diablo Road going towards Hartz Avenue, I always notice a motorcycle cop sitting on the right hand side of...

Original post made by Lucy on Apr. 2, 2008
Last comment by Mike Rafone, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:19 pm | 19 comments | 1634 Views

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Alamo concerned over lack of police at nighttime

Residents expressed concerns about lack of police response amid the ongoing county cutbacks, reporting at a recent meeting...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Askidoo, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:15 pm | 33 comments | 1765 Views

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Danville chef auditions for the Food Network

Award winning chef Rodney Worth, who owns Danville's The Peasant and the Pear restaurant, is hoping to be "The Next Food...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Vera, on Aug 9, 2009 at 4:05 pm | 2 comments | 1082 Views

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CCC-BOS agenda, August 11, 2009

Dear Dolores, REF: http://64.166.146.155/agenda_publish.cfm?mt=ALL&get_month=8&get_year=2009&dsp=ag&seq=89#ReturnTo0 CALENDAR...

Original post made by FYI on Aug. 7, 2009
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Round table being held for 10th District candidates

Eleven of the 14 candidates seeking the 10th District congressional seat vacated by U.S. Rep. Ellen Tauscher will be taking...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Robb Kingsbury, on Aug 7, 2009 at 10:55 am | 1 comment | 1149 Views

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Diablo Views: Hurt people hurt people

Did you know babies will sleep with their eyes open if there is violence in their home? It's a survival mechanism. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Keith Connell, on Aug 6, 2009 at 12:04 pm | 1 comment | 964 Views

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First human case of West Nile in county reported

The first case of a human infected in Contra Costa County with the West Nile Virus has reported, said health officials. Susan...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Aug 6, 2009 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 1101 Views

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Town considers construction recycling ordinance

An ordinance aimed at keeping construction and demolition waste out of area landfills is being considered by the Danville...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Teacherman, on Aug 4, 2009 at 4:14 pm | 1 comment | 1085 Views
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