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SPORTS

Valley Stompers 12U Tryouts for Fall 2011 Season

Tryouts for the U12 Valley Stompers Fastpitch Softball team 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 13 and Aug. 20. Monte Vista High School,...

Original post made by Steve Renfro on Aug. 1, 2011
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SPORTS

Tony LaRussa is delivering entertaining Baseball!

Dear Editor, When our neighbor returns for this season in Kansas City, please welcome him. I feel even those like me...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 28, 2011
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New information released about Monday night double homicide

Two handguns have been recovered in a search of the home where a mother and daughter were shot to death last night. On Monday...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by wondering, on May 15, 2012 at 10:02 am | 3 comments | 741 Views

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Streetwise: High speed rail

High speed rail is a hotly contested issue among Californians, many of whom pit the cost of a system against environmental...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by Lex, on Jul 27, 2012 at 1:55 pm | 2 comments | 741 Views

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Centerpointe preschool, former employee sued by parents of bound child

The parents of a 2-year-old who was bound with tape while in the care of Centerpointe Christian Preschool have sued the school...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 9, 2013 at 6:29 pm | 12 comments | 741 Views

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Local runners safe after Boston Marathon blasts

Several runners are safe and one narrowly missed being a victim of the deadly explosions that took place Monday along the...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 16, 2013 at 3:38 pm | 3 comments | 741 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

News media exposes Contra Costa seedy politics

Dear Editor, It seems local media, starting with BANG, is finally reviewing the distributions by news services research...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 3, 2011
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Tri-Valley mayors team up to bring back federal money

Four Tri-Valley mayors are joining forces to gain federal funding for local projects during the United States Conference...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Jake, on Jan 19, 2012 at 2:28 pm | 2 comments | 740 Views

AROUND TOWN

Inmate in Martinez Jail attempts suicide

An inmate in the Martinez Detention Facility is in intensive care tonight after apparently attempting suicide, a sheriff's...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Mar 25, 2013 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 740 Views

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Union protest planned locally over Postal Service 'privatization'

Unionized workers Wednesday afternoon are planning to protest what they call the privatization of the U.S. Postal Service. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 10, 2014 at 4:14 pm | 7 comments | 740 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A plaque for the Vecki House

Historians and Danville Town Council members gathered Nov. 19 at the Vecki House at 169 Front St. to dedicate a San Ramon...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2011
Last comment by Rocky, on Apr 2, 2011 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 739 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 | 739 Views

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California graduation rate improves, remains below local results

California's high school graduation rate increased in 2013 for the fourth year in a row, but it remained lower than results...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on May 9, 2014 at 4:12 pm | 3 comments | 739 Views

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SRVUSD holds hearing on accountability plan

San Ramon Valley school officials Tuesday formally presented the district's proposal for achieving top-priority improvement...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2014
Last comment by School mom, on Jun 16, 2014 at 8:01 am | 5 comments | 739 Views

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School board to revisit minutes reflecting nonexistent vote

The San Ramon Valley school board plans to correct recently approved meeting minutes that reflected a procedural vote that...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jul 16, 2014 at 1:17 pm | 4 comments | 739 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

69th Anniversary of WWII Doolittle Raid

USS Hornet Museum will commemorate the 69th anniversary of the Doolittle Raid, America's daring World War II bombing raid...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by Dave Davis, on Apr 13, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 1 comment | 738 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

USAmerica does not default on its obligations

Dear Editor, REF: http://news.yahoo.com/obama-stress-incalculable-harm-debt-failure-000854975.html Clearly, Bill Clinton...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 25, 2011
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Thousands of Kaiser workers participate in one-day strike

Thousands of workers took to picket lines in support of 4,000 employees who are members of the National Union of Healthcare...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 6, 2012 at 10:18 pm | 7 comments | 738 Views

AROUND TOWN

Candidate Bob Nealis accepts $500 from Castle Construction

Candidate Bob Nealis accepts $500 from Castle Construction, owner of Danville Hotel property. The Town of Danville recently...

Original post made by Rocky on Oct. 25, 2012
Last comment by PQ, on Oct 26, 2012 at 7:17 am | 1 comment | 738 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 737 Views
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Tough new rules on water are necessary
By Tim Hunt | 9 comments | 946 views

Saving Water
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 691 views