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Bishop Ranch to host energizer station for Thursday's Bike to Work Day

Thursday is Bike to Work Day and all over the Bay Area, residents are encouraged to grab the handlebars and go for a spin...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 15, 2010 at 7:22 am | 3 comments | 902 Views

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Tesoro Refinery spewing black smoke

A power outage at Tesoro's Golden Eagle refinery in Martinez has caused excessive flaring at the refinery, prompting health...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Sarah P, on Nov 11, 2010 at 8:06 am | 1 comment | 902 Views

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Contra Costa County starts taking control of state prisoners

State and local officials have worked together for months preparing for the transfer to local government of funds and a range...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2011
Last comment by mj, on Oct 11, 2011 at 9:11 am | 2 comments | 902 Views

AROUND TOWN

See 'Reel Blondes' at the Village Theatre

Victoria's "Reel Blondes" cabaret will be on stage from March 2-4, 9-10, May 18-20 and 25-27, at the Village Theatre and...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by Martha Levison, on Feb 29, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 902 Views

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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 | 902 Views

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Meet Olympics torch bearer at the library

For an insider's look at the 2012 London Olympics, go to the library at 2 p.m. Sunday and meet Sarah Williams, 19, a Pleasanton...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 4, 2012 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 902 Views

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Bay Bridge access 'limited' Friday afternoon

The report of a suspicious object around 12:52 p.m. today triggered an investigation that briefly shut down the Bay Bridge...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 26, 2013 at 3:39 pm | 1 comment | 902 Views

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Recession accelerates Save Mount Diablo's conservation purchases

Save Mt. Diablo has been on a buying spree recently. The organization, whose goal is to preserve the natural land of Mt....

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on Dec 21, 2010 at 3:36 pm | 4 comments | 901 Views

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Northern California gas prices creep upward

Gas prices have been dropping across the country and in many parts of California the past few days, but Tuesday's AAA gas...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Gary, on Aug 16, 2011 at 3:57 pm | 2 comments | 901 Views

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Get your Pit fixed for free on Friday

Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (2890 Mitchell Dr., Walnut Creek) will offer free spay/neuter surgeries for Pit...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by the dogfather, on Nov 6, 2012 at 9:39 am | 3 comments | 901 Views

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What's the update with the Danville Hotel Project

It seems like Castle Companies was in such a hurry to start tearing down the backside of the Danville Hotel and eliminating...

Original post made by Annonymous on Apr. 5, 2013
There are no comments yet. 901 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
There are no comments yet. 900 Views

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SAT scores up in the San Ramon Valley

In 2010, the last year for which numbers are available, five of the eight local high schools showed improvement over 2009....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Jimbo, on Aug 26, 2011 at 6:56 am | 4 comments | 900 Views

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Transit authority will hold public workshop on Norris Canyon HOV ramps

Thursday's event is the first in a series of three workshops and will provide a project and process overview. Residents can...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by SFReis, on Mar 22, 2012 at 10:12 am | 4 comments | 900 Views

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CoCo supervisors give selves 7% pay raise

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors approved a 7% raise for themselves Tuesday morning, much smaller than the 33%...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2015
Last comment by Xin Han, on Mar 5, 2015 at 4:22 pm | 5 comments | 900 Views

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Interviews begin for vacant council position

Ten residents have come forward to apply for the open seat on the Danville Town Council. Interviews will begin this week,...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Slone, on Oct 5, 2009 at 9:38 am | 2 comments | 899 Views

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Top scorer in action

San Ramon Valley High School freshman Nicky Nesis shows the stuff that led to him make all four of the goals against California...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by Frosh Parent, on Feb 12, 2010 at 9:32 am | 1 comment | 899 Views

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Danville Concours d'Elegance was great

What fun! Amazing cars, a good cause and how wonderful to have a car show of this nature downtown. Jim and Christie Edlund...

Original post made by jrm on Sep. 19, 2010
There are no comments yet. 899 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. 899 Views

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Danville reverend dies of natural causes at age 82

Long-time St. Isidore resident Rev. James Edmund Driscoll died Oct. 29 of natural causes at 82. Within the Danville congregation,...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by collins, on Nov 2, 2011 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 898 Views
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The air board gets an ear full from residents
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 612 views

Tax Day
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 314 views

Ballot Follies, and the great Candidate Challenge
By Tom Cushing | 0 comments | 129 views