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Arson at Monte Vista football field leaves $5,000 in damages

"Unknown persons lit a plastic foam tackling dummy on fire at the high school," said Lt. Jeff Moule. The row of dummies,...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Jul 15, 2011 at 4:10 pm | 4 comments | 673 Views

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Dublin woman's killer gets 34 years to life

Mei Li, an Antioch resident, was sentenced today to 34 years to life in state prison for her role in the murder of a 91-year-old...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Sherry, on Aug 30, 2011 at 7:31 am | 1 comment | 673 Views

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BART proposes to use surplus to improve service and cleanliness

BART officials said that they plan to use a projected budget surplus of $30 million to $35 million for the new fiscal year...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Apr 16, 2012 at 3:59 pm | 2 comments | 673 Views

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Death of man found at dump may be accidential

The initial evidence indicates that the death of a man whose body was found at a garbage site in Pleasanton on Tuesday was...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by Detective Thorn, on Feb 28, 2013 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 673 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 | 672 Views

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Apply for AAUW scholarships

The Danville-Alamo-Walnut Creek branch of the American Association of University Women is offering scholarships to college...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin-Brown, on Feb 1, 2013 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 672 Views

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DANVILLE PLANNING COMMISSION SCHEDULED TO VOTE ON DRAFT 2030 GENERAL PLAN TONIGHT

The Danville Planning Commission is scheduled to vote on the draft 2030 General Plan tonight. Town Staff is recommending...

Original post made by SOS-Danville on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Janice , on Feb 13, 2013 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 672 Views

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What have we learned (so far) from Boston?

"The nation can now catch its collective breath, in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing and speedy, live capture...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Apr 25, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 672 Views

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Get home safely on Cinco de Mayo

On Thursday, May 5, the American Automobile Association will be offering free tow and ride home through its Tipsy Tow program....

Original post made on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by Duffy, on May 5, 2011 at 8:09 am | 2 comments | 671 Views

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Mr.Gilette: Why is Fort Ugly So Heinous?

Question for Geoff to respond to....as a communication outlet to all of us, seriously, what is up with the prison walls?...

Original post made by Montair Monitor on Apr. 13, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 14, 2013 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 671 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 671 Views

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Local unemployment rates decrease slightly

Danville's unemployment rate decreased 0.2 percent to 5.6 in February, while rates in San Ramon and Alamo decreased by 0.1...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Mar 29, 2011 at 8:21 pm | 2 comments | 670 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mail-in Ballots are on their way!

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.mercurynews.com/elections/ci_20562237/ballots-are-mail-june-5-election?source=rss It...

Original post made by H. Paul Balle on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on May 8, 2012 at 7:03 am | 6 comments | 670 Views

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San Ramon Valley Fire receives second tech honor

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District (SRFPD) has won a prestigious IT award as a 2011 Laureate for Innovation from...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Apr 26, 2011 at 5:08 pm | 3 comments | 669 Views

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Event to benefit kids of fallen police officers, firefighters

The 3rd annual Fallen Heroes Celebrity Golf & Tennis Tournament & Tribute Dinner will be held Monday, June 11 at the Diablo...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by Diane, on May 29, 2012 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 669 Views

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Learn about online marketing at a free business seminar

Do you want to generate more business from online marketing, but don't know where to start? The Pleasanton Weekly will host...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by John Richmond, on Mar 8, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 1 comment | 668 Views

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Livermore mother to serve five years in prison for having sex with underage boys

A 42-year-old Livermore woman was sentenced Friday to five years in state prison for four felony counts of having sex with...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2011
Last comment by C.O. Jones, on Apr 4, 2011 at 5:29 pm | 2 comments | 668 Views

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'Spare the Air' alert issued for Wednesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a "Spare the Air" alert for Wednesday, warning of unhealthy pollution...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 28, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 2 comments | 668 Views

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Joel Keller May Run For District III Supervisor

Joel Keller, a man of great experience and expertise here in Contra Costa County is thinking about being a Supervisorial...

Original post made by East County Watch on Dec. 27, 2011
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Streetwise: What does 2012 have in store?

As election fever picks up and residents begin to enact their 2012 resolutions, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went t o 24...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 9, 2012 at 10:44 am | 6 comments | 668 Views
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and my friend here will have the kibble."
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