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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 | 1054 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 | 993 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 | 1151 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 | 1077 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 | 1197 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 | 1175 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 | 1019 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 | 1102 Views

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Ask the Vet: What is an emergency?

Pet emergencies are sometimes obvious to pet owners, but not always. Bishop Ranch Veterinary Center & Urgent Care's Dr. Kristel...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2011
Last comment by Brad Taylor, on Jul 17, 2011 at 8:48 pm | 1 comment | 1133 Views

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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 | 1068 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 | 988 Views

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San Ramon Valley home to 17 sex offenders

While San Ramon and Danville both enjoy reputations of being squeaky clean, there are currently 16 registered sex offenders...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by LOL, on Aug 2, 2011 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 1308 Views

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Quirkology of Quilts opens this week

Although the weather may be too warm to add one to your bed, the Museum of the San Ramon Valley is removing quilts from their...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by Kevin, on Aug 29, 2011 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 1153 Views

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BART protests fizzle after swift police action

Police kept protesters in San Francisco corralled to sidewalks and outside of BART station fare gates Monday night, preventing...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 31, 2011 at 11:56 am | 1 comment | 1266 Views

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Understanding the relationship between religion and foreign policy

Completing the religion and politics trilogy, this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3128 Raucous...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 1, 2011 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 1040 Views

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Enjoy the 146th annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games

'Put on the plaid' at the 146th annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games from 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 3, and...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by McAlister, on Sep 6, 2011 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 1111 Views

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Monte Vista grad featured on hit NBC show

Katie Turley, a 2010 Monte Vista High School graduate, will sing with A capella group Urban Method on NBC's "The Sing Off,"...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Pamela U., on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 1344 Views

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Voice your concerns about SummerHill at Farmer's Market

There's been lots of good chatter here in the Town Square about the opposition to the SummerHill development of the remaining...

Original post made by Concerned in Danville on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by CDSI Research Fellowship, on Sep 27, 2011 at 7:46 am | 1 comment | 992 Views

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Gas station robbed at gunpoint

A Pleasanton gas station was robbed at gunpoint Friday evening, and the thief made off with cash and cigarettes. The clerk...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2011
Last comment by Claudette , on Sep 26, 2011 at 7:58 am | 1 comment | 1130 Views

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See 'Mourning Becomes Electra'

Attend the 12th annual Eugene O'Neill Festival which marks the 75th anniversary of the esteemed playwright's reception of...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by DJ, on Sep 28, 2011 at 9:01 pm | 1 comment | 1211 Views
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