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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

San Jose is not a state

Dear Editor, California State University Alumni Silicon Valley - The CSU Alumni of Silicon Valley is the San Jose/Silicon...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Debra, on Jun 22, 2011 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 694 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public hearing on county redistricting

Dear Editor, A Reminder to your readers: Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing, June 28,...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 28, 2011 at 5:06 pm | 4 comments | 814 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

USPS fiscal crisis: reductions in services to Alamo

Dear Editor, News services are reporting the fiscal crisis at the United States Postal Service and impacts on operations...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 28, 2011 at 7:57 am | 1 comment | 692 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The politics of CCC-BOS redistricting

Dear Editor, News service alliance distribution and polling in Contra Costa neighborhoods east to west last evening recognized...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by jake, on Jul 3, 2011 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 694 Views

AROUND TOWN

UGLY comes to Alamo

Dear Editor, AS workers install the superstructure for the solar power generation station at MVHS, neighbors now see what...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 1, 2011
Last comment by Louie, on Jul 20, 2011 at 9:38 am | 16 comments | 1472 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Unmasking Contra Costa aggregated politics

Dear Editor, News media has changed in Contra Costa County and CCC-BOS, 19 city councils, and various district boards...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 2, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jul 3, 2011 at 10:02 am | 1 comment | 557 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

AIA distributes redistricting ALERT

Dear Editor, The Alamo Improvement Association has issued this alert to its membership including representatives of neighborhood,...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 8, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jul 11, 2011 at 6:47 pm | 3 comments | 632 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Redistricting's impact on the Urban Limit Line

Dear Editor, As BANG continues to provide excellent perspective on the impact of redistricting, Ron Brown of Save Mt....

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 9, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jul 10, 2011 at 10:29 am | 2 comments | 565 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is redistricting a failure to communicate?

Dear Editor, Why are Contra Costa County supervisors having such difficulty executing the will and interests of Contra...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Arthur, on Jul 14, 2011 at 8:55 am | 1 comment | 765 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The backlash against Netflix as an invitation

Dear Editor, As we read AP, http://www.mercurynews.com/business/ci_18468879?source=email, we can see the invitation to...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 13, 2011
There are no comments yet. 666 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Three supervisors agree on redistricting

Dear Editor, News service researchers validated today that three supervisors, Gioia, Glover and Mitchoff, have agreed...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jul 17, 2011 at 4:23 pm | 4 comments | 700 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Touring yesterday's technology

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2959 Technologists visiting our region...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 18, 2011
Last comment by Alexis, on Jul 20, 2011 at 9:27 am | 2 comments | 833 Views

AROUND TOWN

Good Neighbors

Dear Editor, As you review your town square forum you will find attitudes denying the needs of residents, institutions...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Jul 25, 2011 at 6:04 pm | 12 comments | 1196 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community oversight of parcel taxes

Dear Editor, Neighborhoods audit teams have been investigating oversight of parcel taxes that, more and more, are becoming...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 21, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jul 23, 2011 at 8:08 am | 1 comment | 622 Views

AROUND TOWN

July 26 Redistricting HEARING to select districts' boundaries

Dear Editor, Item D.3, Redistricting HEARING, at 1PM, July 26, 2011, CCC-BOS Chambers Martinez, is now planned to result...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Jul 24, 2011 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 595 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

USAmerica does not default on its obligations

Dear Editor, REF: http://news.yahoo.com/obama-stress-incalculable-harm-debt-failure-000854975.html Clearly, Bill Clinton...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 25, 2011
There are no comments yet. 681 Views

AROUND TOWN

So how IS your mail delivery lately?

Dear Editor, With USPS reducing routes, and potentially post offices, mail delivery has become late in the day on the...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by lmao, on Aug 2, 2011 at 7:27 pm | 14 comments | 1267 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Selling Seedy Politics

Dear Editor, As neighbors read Lisa Vorderbrueggen’s column http://www.contracostatimes.com/lisa-vorderbrueggen/ci_18586183?nclick_check=1...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 31, 2011
There are no comments yet. 657 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

News media exposes Contra Costa seedy politics

Dear Editor, It seems local media, starting with BANG, is finally reviewing the distributions by news services research...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 690 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Ugly is built downtown

Dear Editor, West Danville neighborhoods have been introduced to UGLY in the same manner as MVHS neighbors. SRVHS has...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by dbrower, on Aug 8, 2011 at 7:14 am | 39 comments | 1793 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,375 views

David Brooks at his Best – and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 925 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 31 comments | 830 views

Be an Exhibitionist!
By John A. Barry | 5 comments | 272 views