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RV show returns to fairgrounds along with public's interest in recreational travel

With interest in traveling in motor homes and RVs on the rise, attendance at the 16th Annual Northern California Fall RV...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Sep 9, 2010 at 5:40 am | 1 comment | 802 Views

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Supes cut nearly $4.7 million from county budget

The cuts come on top of $250 million the county has cut from the budget over the past three years and require the elimination...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by [removed}, on May 8, 2011 at 8:50 am | 4 comments | 801 Views

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Redistricting: Is 2001 happening again?

Dear Editor, News services have been revisiting the 2001 redistricting in Contra Costa County that was quite evidently...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 5, 2011 at 8:16 am | 1 comment | 801 Views

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San Ramon man will face attempted murder charges for Monday beating

A 27-year-old San Ramon resident accused of brutally beating his mother with a baseball bat was charged with attempted murder...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Roger, on Feb 24, 2012 at 9:09 am | 4 comments | 801 Views

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Appreciate the new trash receptacles at Lunardi's

Just wanted to say thank you for the new trash can in the Lunardi's parking lot. It is perfectly placed and I noticed there...

Original post made by JRM on Aug. 26, 2013
There are no comments yet. 801 Views

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The Alamo MAC will need its own website and forum

Dear Dolores, As provided to you from neighborhoods' discussion groups, the key to any acceptance and recognition of an...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Oct 13, 2009 at 7:14 pm | 3 comments | 800 Views

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Big bong battle

A battle is brewing between Cigarette City and Pleasanton officials about bongs, glass pipes ostensibly used for tobacco...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Dec 16, 2011 at 4:25 pm | 3 comments | 800 Views

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Stroke support group of Contra Costa County meets March 12

Stroke support group of Contra Costa County meets at 7 p.m. on the second Monday of every month (except August) at John Muir...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by FanDanville, on Mar 9, 2012 at 12:00 pm | 1 comment | 800 Views

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Where's Obama? Part Deux

There was a stampede by the libs to comment on the atrocity in Boston. Then they found out what type of people were responsible...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Bo Peep, on Apr 22, 2013 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 800 Views

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Boy Scouts vote to allow gay youth

Not a complete victory yet, but a step forward in the right direction. http://www.scouting.org/sitecore/content/MembershipStandards/Resolution/Resolution.aspx Julia...

Original post made by Julia on May. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 800 Views

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BART management presents new proposal to labor unions

A BART spokesman said Thursday that management is putting a new comprehensive proposal on the bargaining table in hopes of...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2013
Last comment by Eva Jamison, on Jun 28, 2013 at 8:27 am | 1 comment | 800 Views

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Diablo tennis team finishes second in national championship

A women's tennis team from the San Ramon Valley took second place at a national championship earlier this month. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Debbie, on Oct 30, 2014 at 10:07 am | 1 comment | 800 Views

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Learn about the pioneer women Sunday

Contra Costa County Interbranch Council of AAUW is hosting a free presentation in cooperation with the Contra Costa League...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2010
Last comment by Pat Lopker, on Feb 20, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 799 Views

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Learn about mediation this morning at a buzz session

Mary Bruns, a meditation practitioner for over 25 years, will present "Why Meditation?" this morning from 9-10:30 a.m., Tuesday,...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on May 24, 2011 at 6:27 am | 1 comment | 799 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 | 799 Views

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State drops police misconduct case, lets Feds take the reins

The case against three law enforcement officers and a private investigator involved in a Contra Costa County drug squad misconduct...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by concerned citizen, on Feb 10, 2012 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 799 Views

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Danville woman cops plea for child endangerment

The Danville woman who left her infant twins in her car to go shopping at the mall has taken a plea deal that would allow...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 25, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 799 Views

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Culture to Culture volunteer awards program is still taking nominations

Culture to Culture Foundation will recognize current senior volunteers (55 and older) who have volunteered within Contra...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Citizen, on Aug 30, 2011 at 8:11 am | 1 comment | 798 Views

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More infected birds found in Contra Costa County

Ten birds have tested positive for West Nile virus, bringing the total number of infected birds to 25, according to the Contra...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Sep 23, 2011 at 9:17 pm | 3 comments | 798 Views

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Power restored to all but 194 customers in outage

Power has been restored to all but 194 customers following an outage in the Danville and Alamo areas, according to Pacific...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Failed Infrastructure , on Nov 2, 2011 at 6:28 am | 4 comments | 798 Views
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