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Young reporter takes flight into history in time for Memorial Day

I watched in shock as the fierce wind sucked my neon orange earplug through a crack in the floor of the Consolidated B-24...

Original post made on May. 25, 2012
Last comment by Sue, on May 25, 2012 at 5:36 pm | 2 comments | 830 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 | 829 Views

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John Coleman elected EBMUD board president

Veteran East Bay Municipal Utility District Director John Coleman of Walnut Creek was elected president of the water agency's...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Ron, on Jan 13, 2011 at 2:23 pm | 2 comments | 829 Views

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Drop zone tomorrow for Blue Star Moms

Blue Star Moms will host a Drop Zone tomorrow from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, April 17, at Charlotte Wood Middle School, 600...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Christine Mahoney, on Apr 15, 2011 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 829 Views

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Obromneycare, part one: What is it?

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3593 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Mar 28, 2012 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 829 Views

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San Ramon City Council weighs in on HOV ramps

At its Tuesday meeting, the San Ramon City Council heard an update and public comment on the proposed HOV on-ramps at Norris...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on May 1, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 829 Views

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Con Fire District Going Bankrupt

Here it comes again people. Dah, we spent more than we took in. Dah, we mortgaged the future benefits. Dah, we paid another...

Original post made by Easy Street Union on Aug. 26, 2013
There are no comments yet. 829 Views

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Leadership can be a mixed bag of personalities

I'm an ENTJ. Don't bother looking for clues to this code on UrbanDictionary.com. These letters represent one of 16 personality...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by Treebeard, on Sep 15, 2010 at 8:35 pm | 3 comments | 828 Views

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Letter: Rural valley at stake if W passes

" I am writing to express my opposition to Measure W, which proposes the expansion of the Urban Growth Boundary by San Ramon...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by No More, on Nov 5, 2010 at 10:02 am | 7 comments | 828 Views

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'Conversations with Terrorists' lecture tonight

East Bay World Affairs Council will host the Chairman's Special Program with author and journalist, Reese Erlich, who will...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Feb 9, 2011 at 6:50 am | 1 comment | 828 Views

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Teen builds dream machine

Johnny Scholz IV will be one of thousands of classic car aficionados waxing up and showing off their vintage American iron...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Mar 23, 2011 at 9:34 pm | 2 comments | 828 Views

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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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 | 828 Views

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An invitation to be involved in Alamo

Contra Costa County Supervisor Candace Anderson is forming an Alamo Community Liaison group to enhance communication, share...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by askidoo, on Oct 11, 2012 at 6:58 pm | 2 comments | 828 Views

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Elderly man dies in San Ramon house fire

An elderly man died after a two-alarm house fire in southern San Ramon on Saturday morning, according to a fire district...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2014
Last comment by Bob P, on Nov 28, 2014 at 12:38 pm | 5 comments | 828 Views

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Streetwise: Technological innovations

While we haven't quite lived up to "2001: A Space Odyssey" and that whole flying car thing hasn't planned out, Danville residents...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 3, 2011 at 12:48 pm | 3 comments | 826 Views

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Donate to the school supply drive for foster kids

In an effort to help California's foster kids feel prepared and confident this school year, Sleep Train is hosting its annual...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by Frank Divore, on Aug 30, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 826 Views

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Christy Turlington's film to be aired at Tribeca fest

From Danville child to Monte Vista High student to supermodel to movie director. Tribeca Enterprises announced today that...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Colleen, on Mar 16, 2010 at 8:33 pm | 1 comment | 825 Views

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The family that 'tris' together, stays together

Recently, Danville dad Frank Garcia and three of his children took part in the San Francisco Triathlon at Alcatraz. While...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by shelley hilton, on Sep 17, 2010 at 10:00 pm | 1 comment | 825 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Selling Seedy Politics

Dear Editor, As neighbors read Lisa Vorderbrueggen’s column http://www.contracostatimes.com/lisa-vorderbrueggen/ci_18586183?nclick_check=1...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 31, 2011
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