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Alamo's Measure F tentatively passes

Measure F, which would raise the spending appropriations limit in Alamo to $1.65 million, passed with 81 percent of the 2,552...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 9, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 738 Views

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Monarch Butterflies In My Backyard?

Okay, a shout out to the more astute naturalists around town, I think I have seen a few Monarchs fluttering around my...

Original post made by jrm on Jun. 12, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 13, 2011 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 667 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman arrested for allegedly selling fake Disneyland passes

Lisa Marie Cassinelli, 51, allegedly arranged to meet victims in person and sell them the passes at a discounted rate. Police...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jun 13, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 1 comment | 977 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Labyrinth leads to peace

The Danville labyrinth, with its single narrow lane that winds back and forth toward and away from the center, attracts people...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2011
Last comment by Felicity, on Jun 14, 2011 at 11:39 pm | 1 comment | 941 Views

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Folded Circle Two Rings

Anyone who regularly drives north on I-680 has probably thought about that huge metal sculpture that sits atop the sign for...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kathy, on Jun 20, 2011 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 728 Views

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First Spare the Air Day of the season called for Tuesday

The first Spare the Air day of the season has been called for Tuesday throughout the Bay Area, an air district spokeswoman...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 21, 2011 at 10:01 am | 1 comment | 626 Views

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 | 749 Views

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Pioneer Gallery reincarnated as collective

In the latest edition of [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2900 Art Space] John Barry discusses hARTz...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Claudette , on Jun 22, 2011 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 796 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County Fair opens today

A lot has changed since 1912 when the Alameda County Fair made its debut. Horse racing was the staple from the beginning...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 23, 2011 at 6:25 am | 1 comment | 711 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 | 732 Views

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Streetwise: Does your family like to go to the county fair?

As the Alameda County Fair celebrates its 99th year, people from as far as Hayward and those from other counties swarm the...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 27, 2011 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 764 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Readers Choice ballot now online

What's the best place to buy a hamburger? How about sushi? Share your opinion about this and much more by voting in the [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/best_of/...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by FanDanville, on Jun 27, 2011 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 852 Views

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Two injured in Walnut Creek stabbing

Two people are being treated for multiple stab wounds after an argument turned violent outside a car wash on North Main Street...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 28, 2011 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 748 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 | 734 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Women applaud 100 years of having the vote

Movers and shakers filled the Museum of the San Ramon Valley on Sunday afternoon -- and they were all women. The crowd was...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by Louise, on Jun 29, 2011 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 670 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Communities gear up for Independence Day celebrations

The San Ramon Valley Kiwanis Club is looking to recognize future leaders in its parade through downtown Danville this year....

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by the dogfather, on Jun 30, 2011 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 681 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 | 590 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hayward man steals mail from Valley residents to pay bills, open credit cards

A Hayward man was arrested last week when a search of his home netted several stolen pieces of mail from residents in the...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by Jenny at Mail Boss, on Jul 12, 2011 at 1:04 pm | 1 comment | 1213 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ask the Vet: Watch out for summer hazards, part two

I love summertime for the long days, barbecues, vacation and hikes with our dogs. In the veterinary hospital our caseload...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Michael, on Jul 13, 2011 at 3:35 am | 1 comment | 592 Views

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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 | 818 Views
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