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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

A Diablo View of Redistricting?

On Tuesday, August 9, Supervisors Gioia, Glover and Mitchoff will attempt to complete their redistricting of Contra Costa...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by guynextdoor, on Aug 8, 2011 at 9:44 am | 2 comments | 935 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

An appointed town council for Danville?

Dear Editor, News services researchers have become aware of an intention to create a fully appointed town council for...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Aug 16, 2011 at 12:33 pm | 3 comments | 1057 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Three Stooges

Dear Editor, News services are distributing humor without intention of late as our nation’s voters become aware of how...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 16, 2011
There are no comments yet. 759 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Council campaigns have started in cyberspace

Dear Editor, A volume of e-exchanges have started in our region to generate new candidates for Danville Town Council including...

Original post made by [removed] on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Oct 6, 2011 at 7:01 pm | 1 comment | 665 Views

AROUND TOWN

Will a CCC-MAC remain unwelcome in Alamo?

Dear Editor, Melissa, government law counsel resident in Alamo, has circulated analysis of effectiveness of Contra Costa...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by [update], on Oct 5, 2011 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 641 Views

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Commentators identified by editors?

Dear Editor, I received a call today from an individual claiming to be one of your Town Square Forum commentators and...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by Thomas, on Oct 5, 2011 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 675 Views

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2012 Recall efforts have begun

Dear Editor, Discovery Bay neighborhoods have approval to proceed with their RECALL petition for Brian Dawson, Discovery...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by [clarification], on Oct 17, 2011 at 9:02 am | 6 comments | 795 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Did Alamo endorse Tomi van de Brooke for Supervisor?

Dear Editor, After more than a month, it is time to invite Supervisor Gayle Uilkema to explain why Contra Costa County...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by informed resident, on Nov 4, 2011 at 7:44 pm | 9 comments | 916 Views

SPORTS

Tony LaRussa is delivering entertaining Baseball!

Dear Editor, When our neighbor returns for this season in Kansas City, please welcome him. I feel even those like me...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 767 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Discovery Bay is "Local News"

Dear Editor, BANG's San Ramon Valley Times' Local News segment is now covering Discovery Bay's Community Service District...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by Informed resident, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:37 am | 19 comments | 896 Views

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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 | 872 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 | 1005 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 | 918 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 | 836 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 | 1003 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 | 841 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 | 995 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. 660 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 | 690 Views

SPORTS

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 | 971 Views
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” … and my friend here will have the kibble."
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When those covering the news become the news
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