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AROUND TOWN

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 | 1742 Views

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Tri-Valley's freeways might get HOT

Say you're on I-680 running a little late for work, so you slip into the HOV lane, pay a toll and cruise ahead of the backed...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2011
Last comment by Mustang, on Jul 18, 2011 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 1742 Views

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Attend a read-a-thon kick off event

Read with San Ramon Valley Education Foundation is hosting its 3rd annual Read-A-Thon. It will kick off on Feb. 14 Valentine's...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin, on Feb 10, 2012 at 10:33 am | 1 comment | 1742 Views

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Of writing and motherhood

As a mom, it can be tough to balance life, let alone working towards a long-held passion. Yet, by combining the two, local...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
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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 | 1740 Views

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Attend local Republican National Convention house parties

Bring a dish and bottle of wine to share while you meet and chat with fellow Republicans at the Contra Costa Republican...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Yp, on Aug 31, 2012 at 8:30 pm | 6 comments | 1740 Views

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Bay Area clerks' offices prepare for Supreme Court decision on Proposition 8

With the U.S. Supreme Court expected to make a ruling this month on California's ban on same-sex marriage, county clerks'...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 13, 2013 at 6:53 am | 2 comments | 1740 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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
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Tri-Valley native's new feature film 'Dating Daisy' set for debut

Falling in love can be so easy -- and wonderful. But what if the timing is really, really bad? Screenwriter/director Neel...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by fanDanville, on Nov 6, 2015 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 1739 Views

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Danville Rotary Donates $500 to USA Together

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On Monday, November 28, 2011, Bob Chace, President of Danville Rotary, presented a check for $500...

Original post made by Valerie Vicente on Dec. 7, 2011
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Contra Costa County to close 4 fire stations after voters reject parcel tax measure

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday evening to approve a plan to shutter four fire stations...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by Gary, on Dec 14, 2012 at 3:42 pm | 3 comments | 1737 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Josh Burger, inspirational speaker

Josh Burger wasn't expected to get much out of life. The disease that made it unlikely he would live past birth also limited...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2015
Last comment by Lynn, on Nov 16, 2015 at 6:59 pm | 2 comments | 1737 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cricket anyone?

It's true. Participation in cricket is growing rapidly, with the foundation at the middle school level. And one group in...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2016
Last comment by just playin', on May 5, 2016 at 9:04 am | 7 comments | 1736 Views

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Streetwise: Cinco de Mayo memories

Drinking, dancing, food, family and friends are all hallmarks of Cinco de Mayo -- also known as El Dia de la Batalla de Puebla...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by Brian Martin, on May 3, 2013 at 7:05 pm | 2 comments | 1736 Views

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Sonja & Edward

A baby boy named Edward Biberman was born in 1904 in Philadelphia to a dressmaking magnate, originally from Kiev. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2014
Last comment by Andree Thompson, on Feb 12, 2014 at 9:10 pm | 1 comment | 1736 Views

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Mike Doyle compelled to take down his illegally large signs

Apparently 22-year Town Council member and current candidate Mike Doyle thinks he is above the law. Most of you probably...

Original post made by follow the law on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Rocky, on Nov 2, 2012 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 1735 Views

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Hitting the campaign trail

Politics aside, the two candidates for California's 15th Assembly District have a lot in common. Both incumbent Joan Buchanan...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Oct 18, 2010 at 3:17 pm | 12 comments | 1735 Views

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Danville celebrates re-dedication of Veterans Memorial Building

Several hundred residents crowded the sidewalks and side streets of downtown Danville on Saturday to celebrate the grand...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on May 3, 2012 at 2:58 pm | 8 comments | 1734 Views

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San Ramon council set to select trail overcrossing designs

The San Ramon City Council is set to consider making final decisions Tuesday on designs for proposed Iron Horse Regional...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2015
Last comment by Bob, on Jul 22, 2015 at 10:07 am | 4 comments | 1734 Views

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Alamo Elementary celebrates 50 years

The Alamo Elementary School community, past and present, were on hand last week to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2015
Last comment by Kristina Camara, on Apr 27, 2015 at 2:56 pm | 1 comment | 1734 Views
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A great Leap Day idea moves forward
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 874 views