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Campaigns and Communication: what should we expect?

Dear Editor, Readers in several forum exchanges have provided a unique subject for your town square forum and the example...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 25, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Dec 1, 2011 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 795 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local Drainage Issuse in Alamo

Dear Editor, Supervisor Gayle Uilkema and the Contra Costa County Flood Control District are holding a community meeting,...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 27, 2011
Last comment by Really, on Nov 30, 2011 at 6:20 am | 1 comment | 917 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

"Mr. Peterson, who is your District 2 candidate?"

Dear Editor, A letter is now being sent to District Attorney Peterson with copy to Sheriff Livingston asking for their...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 28, 2011
Last comment by East County Watch, on Dec 1, 2011 at 10:55 am | 24 comments | 849 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

A Bleak Reality?

Dear Editor, A bleak reality has emerged from various focus polling in our region concerning the selection of candidates...

Original post made by [removed] on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Informed resident, on Dec 3, 2011 at 3:43 pm | 5 comments | 748 Views

SPORTS

Would you vote for OTHER?

Dear Editor, District 2 is now a competitive election and soon district 3 will have a competitive candidate, but what...

Original post made by [removed] on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Dec 22, 2011 at 8:29 am | 1 comment | 914 Views

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Let's get to know Joel Keller in District 3

Dear Editor, REFERENCE: http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_19605544, “BART Director Joel Keller is taking a serious...

Original post made by [removed] on Dec. 23, 2011
Last comment by East County Watch, on Dec 29, 2011 at 9:58 am | 5 comments | 732 Views

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DRAFT Joel Keller for District 3 Supervisor

Dear Editor, Since Diablo, Blackhawk and Tassajara Valley neighborhoods will not register for response to http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3410,...

Original post made by [removed] on Dec. 28, 2011
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 13, 2012 at 12:56 pm | 20 comments | 899 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tom Cushing, what are your thoughts on local campaigns?

For your reference: “Being an effective Supervisor requires being a team player and having the skills to effectively motivate...

Original post made by [removed] on Jan. 1, 2012
There are no comments yet. 577 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Jessica Lipsky knows the identity of commentators

Dear Editor, You have now been caught misrepresenting the reality of this forum. In the very informative posting by Don...

Original post made by [removed] on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:31 pm | 18 comments | 635 Views

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Candidates' Evaluations

Dear Editor, I just completed a telephone conversation with a reader referred to me by your office. The individual, as...

Original post made by [removed] on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resdent, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:03 pm | 14 comments | 880 Views

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Economic Growth in Contra Costa County

Dear Editor, There has been a growing discussion among capital groups to determine what industries can be added and what...

Original post made by [removed] on Jan. 22, 2012
There are no comments yet. 754 Views

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"What do we want as a supervisor, and why would anyone want the job?"

Dear Editors, (shared with local news media editors) Draft Committees met jointly to consider competitive candidates for...

Original post made by [removed] on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 13, 2012 at 12:37 pm | 3 comments | 838 Views

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"You light up my life?"

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_20006053/barnidge-residents-dont-care-round-hills-bright-idea ...

Original post made by [removed] on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Feb 24, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 2 comments | 582 Views

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Rick Santorum in Alamo tonight

Dear Editor, Rick Santorum will be in Alamo, March 29, for a Tea Party fundraiser in a gated community on a private lane....

Original post made by [removed] on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 29, 2012 at 5:08 pm | 11 comments | 1018 Views

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"Dear Editor" answered

Dear Jessica, REF: Posted by Say what?, a resident of another community, …”why do you keep addressing with "Dear Editor"?...

Original post made by [removed] on Mar. 31, 2012
There are no comments yet. 700 Views

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April 26 District 2 Candidate Debate: Questions?

Dear Editor, In two weeks, attendees of Express Debates among Candace Andersen, Tomi van de Brooke and Sean White will...

Original post made by [removed] on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by Dee Dee, on Apr 14, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 727 Views

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Formulating questions and concerns: CCC-BOS Elections

Dear Editor, After an embarrassing start to districts 2, 3 and 5 elections where disservices have occurred for voters,...

Original post made by [removed] on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by wow, on Apr 24, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 13 comments | 654 Views

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Did Tomi van de Brooke register for the wrong office?

In good humor this morning, neighborhood voters have determined that Tomi registered for the wrong election. She should...

Original post made by [removed] on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by wow, on Apr 24, 2012 at 1:13 pm | 14 comments | 838 Views

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Candidate Profile for Mary Piepho?

Dear Gina and Jessica, Since district 3 is part of our region, would you provide Diablo, Blackhawk and Tassajara Valley...

Original post made by [removed] on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by offended reader, on Apr 24, 2012 at 9:23 am | 5 comments | 547 Views

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Forum's Terms of USE?

Dear Gina, Jessica and you LOCK commentary on a legitimate request for a candidate's profile for Mary Piepho simply because...

Original post made by [removed] on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Apr 25, 2012 at 1:42 pm | 10 comments | 917 Views
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