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Meet Olympics torch bearer at the library

For an insider's look at the 2012 London Olympics, go to the library at 2 p.m. Sunday and meet Sarah Williams, 19, a Pleasanton...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 4, 2012 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 633 Views

SPORTS

Tri-Valley Babe Ruth 13YO All-Stars Advance to Babe Ruth World Series!

Tri-Valley Babe Ruth 13YO All-Stars Advance to Babe Ruth World Series! August 4, 2012 Surprise Stadium Surprise, ...

Original post made by Sean Venezia on Aug. 5, 2012
Last comment by anita venezia, on Aug 6, 2012 at 11:06 am | 1 comment | 949 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Classes cut? Not for dedicated Harvest Park teacher

Cuts that eliminated special summer school programs for gifted students weren't enough to stop Lynn Gatehouse, a teacher...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by Grandma, on Aug 6, 2012 at 7:18 am | 1 comment | 917 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sentinels of Freedom gives 5 wounded vets chance to sail on historic schooner

As the sun came up very early over the San Francisco Bay last Saturday morning, a sleek 113 foot Sailing Schooner named Eros...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Aug 9, 2012 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 878 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man arrested for alleged lewd conduct in park restrooms

Officers arrested 35-year-old Ryan Meulpolderon, a Crockett resident, on suspicion of lewd conduct at a Walnut Creek park...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Dickita P, on Aug 9, 2012 at 3:35 pm | 1 comment | 647 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Attend the 81st annual Contra Costa democrats BBQ

Democrats from all over Contra Costa County will be partying at Castle Rock Park (1700 Castle Rock Road, Walnut Creek) on...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by George, on Aug 10, 2012 at 6:44 am | 1 comment | 696 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Los Angeles man charged in Jamaican lottery scam

A Los Angeles man has been arrested in connection with a lottery scam carried out against a Danville resident, police said...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 11, 2012 at 12:48 pm | 1 comment | 945 Views

AROUND TOWN

Seeking Tri-Valley heroes

The Danville Express will recognize the true, yet often anonymous, Tri-Valley Heroes this holiday season with several awards....

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by SALLY, on Aug 14, 2012 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 682 Views

AROUND TOWN

Recycle cans and bottles

Hello, Where can I find a place to recycle the cans and bottles in Danville? Someone tole me I can to Safeway and Lucky...

Original post made by Karen on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Aug 16, 2012 at 8:54 pm | 1 comment | 626 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Thousands gather to honor former sheriff Rupf at memorial service

Several hundred law enforcement officers from throughout the Bay Area were among thousands of people who turned out Thursday...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 17, 2012 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 665 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

3 lawyers sue Chevron for 'gross negligence' in causing Aug. 6 refinery fire

Three Bay Area attorneys filed a lawsuit against Chevron Wednesday, claiming the oil company was "grossly negligent" in its...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by LMP, on Aug 20, 2012 at 6:33 am | 1 comment | 643 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pedestrian safety project improves road near Alamo Elementary

While the crosswalk lights are currently being tested, a ribbon cutting ceremony officiated by District 2 Supervisor Candace...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 20, 2012 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 779 Views

AROUND TOWN

Breaking away: Is San Ramon pulling away from the Tri-Valley alliance?

The city near the center of the Tri-Valley is at the center of a debate about cooperation among the five cities that have...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by bz, on Aug 29, 2012 at 6:37 am | 1 comment | 685 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Their akin-breakin' hurt

Back from a brief hiatus, Tom Cushing discusses the fallout from Senate candidate Todd Akin's interview on a St. Louis television...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by Tony, on Aug 30, 2012 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 772 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Attend a special reading of 'Nda Ku Ona: I See You with My Heart'

Join VoiceFlame for a special reading of "Nda Ku Ona: I See You with My Heart," presented from 6:45-8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug....

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by Reba, on Aug 30, 2012 at 9:48 am | 1 comment | 1108 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Donate to the school supply drive for foster kids

In an effort to help California's foster kids feel prepared and confident this school year, Sleep Train is hosting its annual...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by Frank Divore, on Aug 30, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 651 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

President Obama vs Jeremy Lin

New York Times is reporting that President Obama was quoted as saying that "He was the Miami Heat, and Romney was Jeremy...

Original post made by Q on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Voter, on Sep 5, 2012 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 741 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

String players needed for symphony

The first rehearsal of the Livermore-Amador Symphony will be from 7:30-10 p.m. The Livermore-Amador Symphony needs string...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Eva Langfeldt, on Sep 5, 2012 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 614 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Political Donations Prove Media is Biased Against Republicans

Center for Responsive Politics is an independent organization that simply tracks campaign contributions from Political Action...

Original post made by SJ on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:54 pm | 1 comment | 753 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Superior Court adopts final budget reduction plan

As a result of complex state budget cuts, the Contra Costa Superior Court recently announced its final budget reduction plan,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2012
Last comment by Wondering, on Sep 8, 2012 at 10:23 pm | 1 comment | 1205 Views
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