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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 | 732 Views

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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 | 688 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. 792 Views

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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 | 1339 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. 731 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. 1589 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 | 1943 Views

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 | 946 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 | 1062 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. 773 Views

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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 | 671 Views

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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 | 647 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 | 680 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 | 802 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 | 929 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. 780 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 | 901 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 | 881 Views

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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 | 1016 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 | 925 Views
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Earthquake Insurance
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 810 views

Merger of Music and Painting
By John A. Barry | 0 comments | 141 views