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Public meetings under way on how Bay Area should look in 2040

Two regional planning agencies will hold a public meeting Monday, Jan. 23 in Richmond to seek comments on a blueprint-in-the-making...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 13, 2012 at 8:29 pm | 13 comments | 827 Views

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SRVUSD students warned about cell phone thefts

Young people have been hearing from their parents forever-- don't talk to strangers. Now, there's a new reason not to: cell...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by Ed, on May 24, 2013 at 9:39 am | 1 comment | 827 Views

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Judge: California death penalty system is unconstitutionally cruel

California's death penalty is cruel and unusual punishment because the system is "dysfunctional" and its implementation arbitrary,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Carl Lee Hailey, on Jul 27, 2014 at 2:09 pm | 19 comments | 827 Views

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Mustangs prevail over Pittsburg High

Monte Vista Mustangs wide receiver Bryce McGovern makes an over-the-shoulder catch for a big gain against Pittsurg High last...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 826 Views

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Fire Protection District recognized for excellence

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District's 911 communication center has once again been recognized as an Emergency Medical...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2011
Last comment by Hal, CDSI Research Fellowship, on Mar 4, 2011 at 1:27 pm | 1 comment | 826 Views

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Smart Meters can be removed

Dear Jessica, this just in! California utilities commission to allow customers to opt-out of smart meters 03/10/2011 By...

Original post made by Hal, CDSI Research Fellowship on Mar. 10, 2011
There are no comments yet. 826 Views

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Talks resume between Raley's, its butchers union that's on strike

Contract talks between workers, including its striking meat department workers in Pleasanton, and the management of Raley's...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Anita, on Nov 13, 2012 at 1:50 pm | 2 comments | 826 Views

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Former San Ramon Mayor Wilson considers another run

Former San Ramon Mayor Abram Wilson says he pulled papers for a potential new run for the city's top elected position at...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by frankly, on Jul 29, 2013 at 6:27 am | 2 comments | 826 Views

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DUI arrests up from last year

The California Highway Patrol reported today that it had arrested 160 impaired drivers in the Bay Area since Thursday evening,...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by Greg, on Dec 28, 2009 at 6:13 am | 1 comment | 825 Views

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Contra Costa County starts taking control of state prisoners

State and local officials have worked together for months preparing for the transfer to local government of funds and a range...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2011
Last comment by mj, on Oct 11, 2011 at 9:11 am | 2 comments | 825 Views

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Streetwise: Fall foliage

Cold weather is finally pricking the skin of San Ramon Valley residents, as the Indian Summer faded this week. With the spirit...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Nov 12, 2012 at 11:19 am | 3 comments | 825 Views

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CHP reports drop in DUI arrests over holiday weekend

In the Tri-Valley, CHP officers from two local offices reported a total of 27 DUI arrests, down significantly from last year....

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2012
Last comment by Different Times, on Dec 28, 2012 at 6:59 pm | 1 comment | 825 Views

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State Taxes and the Poor

http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/04/21/these-6-states-tax-the-poor-the-hardest.aspx ...

Original post made by Dave on Apr. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 825 Views

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Only in Alamo, Rolling on the Floor Laughing

Dear Emily, I walked into Safeway Alamo today and, according the people in line with six packs of wine, the Doobie Brothers...

Original post made by ROFL of Ralph N. Shirlet on Jun. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 824 Views

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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 | 824 Views

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'My favorite religious holiday'

The story of Passover is one of challenge and hope, which is easily understood by family members of all ages. My own relationship...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by Mary, on Apr 7, 2012 at 7:31 am | 5 comments | 824 Views

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Obituaries

Helen Maxine Peterson Read the full story here http://www.danvilleexpress.com/story.php?story_id=2541 posted Friday, January...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by , on May 1, 2013 at 2:49 pm | -1 comments | 824 Views

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Amgen Tour rolls through town

Cyclists will race through town on Saturday, May 18 in the seventh stage of the race from Livermore to Mt. Diablo State Park....

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by Carolyn, on May 20, 2013 at 1:59 pm | 3 comments | 824 Views

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'Take Us Along' photos span the globe

The Danville Weekly ran a popular feature called "Take Us Along" before it halted its print edition in October: Readers would...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2010
Last comment by Amory Gutierrez, Danville Weekly, on Jan 25, 2010 at 4:07 pm | 2 comments | 823 Views

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District rescinds majority of teacher layoff notices

Members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District board voted to pull back most of the notices of possibly layoff Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on May 17, 2010 at 5:05 pm | 9 comments | 823 Views
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Not so speedy trial
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 828 views

Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
By Tim Hunt | 13 comments | 778 views