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Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony features admiral, Pearl Harbor survivors

Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley and local veterans organizations will host the annual Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony. This...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 11, 2012 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | 1212 Views

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Streetwise: Volunteering

From soup kitchens to animal shelters, there are loads of volunteer opportunities for altruistic residents. This week, Roving...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Alamo resident, on Sep 14, 2012 at 7:33 am | 1 comment | 1431 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thousands attend funeral services for CHP Officer Youngstrom

A few thousand law enforcement officers, government officials and community members gathered in Vacaville Thursday morning...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by bz, on Sep 14, 2012 at 9:33 am | 1 comment | 1547 Views

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'Ultimate organizer' honored as Alamo citizen of the year

Rotary Club of Alamo awarded its 28th citizen of the year award Sunday, honoring a long-time Alamo resident who has served...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Theresa , on Sep 17, 2012 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 1572 Views

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Kraft, Samsung move to San Ramon

Bishop Ranch announced two high-profile tenants Monday, Kraft Foods and Samsung Electronics, totaling 32,000 square feet....

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 25, 2012 at 6:04 am | 1 comment | 1737 Views

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Con Fire is overfunded already

The new tax asked for by our comfortable living Supervisors will hurt everyone who is barely making it. Supervisors sold...

Original post made by Taxed to Death on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Policy of Truth, on Jan 15, 2013 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 956 Views

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Get kilted to kick cancer tonight

Attend a fundraiser for Kilted to Kick Cancer, a prostate cancer awareness group, at That Bar (148 E. Prospect Avenue, Danville)...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Sep 26, 2012 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 1014 Views

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Replace your thirsty lawn

If you're ready to reduce or remove your lawn, then come learn how your "American dream landscape" doesn't have to be a nightmare...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Duffy, on Sep 27, 2012 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 1077 Views

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Raeside out as Tri-Valley Convention Bureau chief

The Tri-Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has announced that Grant Raeside resigned from his position as president...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by William, on Sep 28, 2012 at 7:01 am | 1 comment | 1167 Views

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Captain Sully rides along with Blue Angels

Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, the Danville pilot known for safely landing a disabled US Airways jet in the Hudson River...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Nancy, on Oct 4, 2012 at 7:53 am | 1 comment | 1601 Views

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Alamo man accused of killing neighbor pleads not guilty

Michael Littman pleaded not guilty Thursday to murder charges for the death of his neighbor during a fight with her husband...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Morgan, on Oct 5, 2012 at 5:27 pm | 1 comment | 1445 Views

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Help fight birth defects at bingo fundraiser

Enjoy a day of bingo, food and friendship at the Nayeli Faith Foundation Bingo Fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 7 at the Alamo...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Liz, on Oct 5, 2012 at 9:04 pm | 1 comment | 1093 Views

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Riverside educator named chancellor of Cal State University system

California State University officials named a new chancellor Thursday morning. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=8483&e=y...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2012
Last comment by LMP, on Oct 6, 2012 at 8:48 am | 1 comment | 1014 Views

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BART ridership hits new record high due to weekend events

A total of 319,484 people rode BART on Saturday, well above the previous record of 287,586, according to spokesman Jim Allison....

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 8, 2012 at 7:29 am | 1 comment | 1001 Views

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Suicides: more common than murder

Seventeen-year-old Tricia Martin may be the Tri-Valley's latest casualty in an ongoing trend that claims nearly 34,000 people...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Antionio, on Oct 8, 2012 at 7:24 pm | 1 comment | 2079 Views

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Fine arts festival comes to the park

This year's event, held on Oct. 6 and 7. featured 70 booths, as well as professional chalk artists. Booths boasted painters...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Danielle, on Oct 8, 2012 at 10:37 pm | 1 comment | 1574 Views

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Downtown streets closed for homecoming parade

Parts of Railroad Avenue, Hartz Avenue and San Ramon Valley Boulevard will be closed on Friday, Oct. 12 during the San Ramon...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Diane, on Oct 11, 2012 at 1:28 pm | 1 comment | 1291 Views

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Lawrence Livermore Lab heats up cold cases

A Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researcher and a team of international collaborators have discovered a multidisciplinary...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Joe, on Oct 11, 2012 at 4:31 pm | 1 comment | 1490 Views

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Get ready for Medicare open enrollment

For senior citizens, the most important decision you will make this fall comes in the form of choosing the most appropriate...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2012
Last comment by Ann, on Oct 15, 2012 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 1443 Views

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Winning ticket worth $220,648 bought last month, remains unclaimed

A Mega Millions ticket sold in Pleasanton last month worth $220,648 remains unclaimed, California Lottery officials said...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2012
Last comment by Claudette , on Oct 15, 2012 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 1457 Views
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