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SCHOOLS & KIDS

5th Annual Benefit Luncheon

February 19th, 2009, the Auxiliary for the Child Abuse Prevention Council of Contra Costa County (CAPC) will hold their 5th...

Original post made by Child Abuse Prevention Council of Contra Costa County on Jan. 7, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

What's with this hot weather?

Are we doomed for a worse drought than we thought? It should be raining....

Original post made by Tara on Jan. 13, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

Captain Sullenberger Posts a Facebook "Thank You!"

I just found this on my Facebook page, and suspect others will too! Message from Captain Sullenberger to Facebook Fans Today...

Original post made by mark Curtis on Jan. 23, 2009
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BOOKS & MOVIES

Mark Curtis Holds Book Signing at Rakestraw Books

Danville, California Forget Congress! We launched our own economic stimulus package Friday night, February 6th. It's called...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Feb. 8, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

County in CRISIS

Contra Costa in Crisis: What’s Ahead as the County Cuts Back What will be cut-- or cut again? Childcare? Healthcare?...

Original post made by Community Courtesy on Feb. 12, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

Expansion of affordable housing

REF: http://www.contracostatimes.com/search/ci_11731938?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com Note...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Feb. 19, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

Special thanks to Preston Taylor

Dear friends and neighbors, Preston Taylor, former President of AIA, has provided exceptional service to Alamo in its...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 27, 2009
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Congratulations, class of 2008

The following students were scheduled to graduate from Del Amigo High School: Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4651...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

Mesaure A and Candidate voting results

Dear Louise and neighbors, Log-on to: http://results.enr.clarityelections.com/CA/Contra_Costa/10301/14971/en/summary.html At...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 3, 2009
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Do you shop in your hometown?

Dear Dolores, With the death of my Sister-in-law, Joann, I have visited Napa in January and February. I did shop for...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Mar. 3, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

Tis' time for Paint Satrick's Day

To be sure, the green paint is coming to buckets as is the beer. It is, as always, Paint Satrick's day when the gathering...

Original post made by Tis\'Bailey, in step on Mar. 10, 2009
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What Happens When a Town Loses Its Newspaper?

Dear Dolores, You and your readers should read this important TIME article. Please read this article: http://news.yahoo.com/s/time/20090323/us_time/08599188682600 As...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 23, 2009
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Should we assume that SRVUSD has leadership?

Dear Dolores, We have little connection to SRVUSD board and management since Joan Buchanan left and we cannot know if...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 30, 2009
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BOOKS & MOVIES

Art - and artists - of the Valley

This painting of Mount Diablo from Tao House, by Stephen Sanfilippo, is on display in the "Artists of the Valley" exhibit...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

"Free pets with subscription" item had us howling!

... although we think you should know that, contrary to your story line, our Alpha-human often uses your publication as a...

Original post made by The collies on Apr. 1, 2009
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RESTAURANTS

Crazy chemistry

Mad Scientist Dynamite Darryl and his assistant Holly Hopkins, 9, show off the "Alien Blood" they created as part of the...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2009
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SPORTS

Welcome home, John, and THANK YOU

Dear Dolores, This morning, e-exchanges throughout the Iron Horse corridor were saying thanks to John Madden for making...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Apr. 16, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

Looking for a HARDWARE Store??

Today I was greeted by a former YardBIRDS employee at the Walnut Creek Ace Hardware Store. Located on Mt. Diablo Blvd...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Apr. 21, 2009
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

An exceptional, "Into the Woods" at SRVHS

Dear Dolores, A very professional presentation of musical comedy was created last night at SRVHS. I thank the cast, crew...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Apr. 25, 2009
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Swine Flew

Q: What's the difference between a pandemic and a plague? A: Media Marketing...

Original post made by Over Hyped on May. 2, 2009
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