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Thanks to Mike Shimansky

I did not know him other than random meetings at the barber shop and the Farmer's Market but I just wanted to show some respect...

Original post made by jrm on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by American, on Jul 3, 2010 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 693 Views

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Streetwise: What's your fantasy?

Whether you're stuck at the office, dreaming up the perfect vacation, in class letting your mind wander or just walking around...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2012
Last comment by P, on Jan 31, 2012 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 693 Views

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Scoping session on Norris Canyon HOV ramp held March 13

Caltrans and the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) will hold a public scoping meeting on proposed on- and off-ramps...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Mar 14, 2013 at 11:19 am | 5 comments | 693 Views

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Haircut-a-thon benefits horses

On St. Patricks Day, March 17, local hairstylists will come together for a cut-a-thon benefiting Horses Healing Hearts Rescue,...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Melissa, on Mar 14, 2013 at 9:57 am | 1 comment | 693 Views

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Caltrans alters public on future Bay Bridge realignment

Motorists heading into Oakland will be confronted with a new, wider curve as early as Sunday, May 29, if crews finish on...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on May 19, 2011 at 8:34 am | 2 comments | 692 Views

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Community oversight of parcel taxes

Dear Editor, Neighborhoods audit teams have been investigating oversight of parcel taxes that, more and more, are becoming...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 21, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jul 23, 2011 at 8:08 am | 1 comment | 692 Views

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Alarm permits are available online for Danville residents

Town of Danville has begun to implement a new [http://danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=6794 ordinance]targeting...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Duffy , on Dec 8, 2011 at 11:26 am | 1 comment | 692 Views

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Streetwise: What can veterans tell us about their military service for Memorial Day?

In honor of Memorial Day, Stan Wharton sought Streetwise responses from some local veterans at the American Legion Post 246...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 28, 2010 at 7:13 am | 1 comment | 691 Views

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A peak experience

For most people, climbing Mount Everest is the ultimate experience, but an Alamo teen is looking for new adventures after...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
There are no comments yet. 691 Views

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Council passes new budget, adds large improvement project

Danville officials approved the town budget and capital improvement project (CIP) for the 2013-14 fiscal year earlier this...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2013
Last comment by kk, on Jun 11, 2013 at 5:34 pm | 7 comments | 691 Views

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SonRise Equestrian Foundation raises $41,000 at festival

SonRise Equestrian Foundation, a Danville-based nonprofit, raised $41,000 during its Wine and Equine Festival held Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by Julie labes, on Sep 28, 2011 at 2:41 pm | 1 comment | 690 Views

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FUNDaFIELDfounder honored at Teen Nick HALO awards

Five teens were honored a star-studded event in Hollywood last week during the third annual TeenNick HALO Awards. Danville...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Phyllis Roach, on Nov 1, 2011 at 11:47 am | 1 comment | 690 Views

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Sheriffs conduct air search for suspect in Alamo domestic disturbance

The Contra Costa County Sheriff conducted an air search for an at-risk subject involved in a domestic disturbance, according...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
There are no comments yet. 690 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 | 690 Views

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Is your name Arthur?

Dear Emily, Each year San Ramon invites those named Arthur to their own festival to celebrate that name, as "ART," and...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on May. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 689 Views

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Thousands gather to honor former sheriff Rupf at memorial service

Several hundred law enforcement officers from throughout the Bay Area were among thousands of people who turned out Thursday...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 17, 2012 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 689 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Iron Horse Trail

Does anyone have an idea why runners, bicyclists, joggers, DO NOT read the big white painted 4 letter word S T O...

Original post made by frankly on Aug. 12, 2013
Last comment by frankly, on Aug 15, 2013 at 5:44 am | 2 comments | 689 Views

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Celebrity chef gets new car after Lamborghini stolen in SF

Guy Fieri, a chef who has hosted several TV shows including "Guy's Big Bite" on the Food Network and "Minute to Win It" on...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2011
Last comment by suggestion_box, on Apr 7, 2011 at 3:11 pm | 1 comment | 688 Views

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Danville taxi riders play transportation trivia

There are 13,000 cabs in New York City, but only a fraction of that number navigate the wild and wide streets of Danville....

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
There are no comments yet. 688 Views

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Are you over 50 years old and looking for a job?

Walnut Creek Library Foundation will host a free workshop on "Surefire Strategies for Job Seekers Over 50" at 6:30 p.m.,...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Susan, on Jan 12, 2011 at 9:46 am | 1 comment | 687 Views
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Saving Water
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