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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 | 950 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
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Caldecott Tunnel construction could begin Friday

Construction on the elusive fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel could start as soon as Jan. 15, according to Caltrans. The...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by V.R., on Jan 11, 2010 at 5:39 pm | 2 comments | 949 Views

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Contra Costa County voters to select new DA

Two Contra Costa County district attorney candidates are facing off in a runoff election on Nov. 2. Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Nov 5, 2010 at 8:16 pm | 2 comments | 949 Views

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A scandalous romp

It's 20 minutes 'til curtain up. Backstage the cast scurries in and out of dressing rooms, putting on wigs and touching up...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2010
Last comment by Therese Harvey, on Dec 19, 2010 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 949 Views

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Another teen trapped in sand tunnel

A 17-year-old girl from Sacramento was rescued from a collapsed sand tunnel on the Sonoma County coast Saturday evening,...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by tracy, on Jul 27, 2011 at 2:21 pm | 3 comments | 949 Views

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Of writing and motherhood

As a mom, it can be tough to balance life, let alone working towards a long-held passion. Yet, by combining the two, local...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
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'It's the economy, stupid!'

It's the economy, stupid! Those weren't the exact words but that was the message from all five Tri-Valley mayors Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by keeping it real, on Oct 7, 2010 at 11:02 pm | 2 comments | 948 Views

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Streetwise: What's your primary source of news?

As technology evolves, so does the dispersal of information. This week, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to The Livery to...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by GG, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:01 pm | 5 comments | 948 Views

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Rock out with Spinout

Danville's Music in the Park series will be rocking out from 6-8 p.m. this Saturday as the energetic, fun and free summer...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 2, 2013 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Beacon to shine in memory of Pearl Harbor victims

The perfect Pacific water mirrored the clear blue sky while military men slept on their bunks in big battleships on that...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2013
Last comment by Charlie Engel, on May 24, 2015 at 8:09 pm | 2 comments | 948 Views

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Civil War Living History Day to feature mock battle

The Civil War will come alive in an event later this month in San Ramon, complete with blazing guns and blaring cannons in...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Gina, on Apr 18, 2010 at 3:53 pm | 2 comments | 947 Views

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cool blackberry app

all you local folks out there. hows it going? great here. just got a great app for my blackberry. its called bb scanner....

Original post made by bobs big boy statue on Apr. 15, 2010
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Zoning administration approves Alamo fire station

Plans for [http://www.firedepartment.org/projects/station_32/faqs.asp Station 32], which was constructed in the 1950s, included...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jul 14, 2011 at 2:00 pm | 4 comments | 947 Views

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Three supervisors agree on redistricting

Dear Editor, News service researchers validated today that three supervisors, Gioia, Glover and Mitchoff, have agreed...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jul 17, 2011 at 4:23 pm | 4 comments | 947 Views

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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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Schmooze with green-minded artists on April 20

Join the town of Danville and the Village Theatre Art Gallery from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. on Friday, April 20 for Being Green with...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2012
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Open burning banned as Bay Area fire season begins

Open burns will be banned starting Monday in a number of Bay Area counties to limit the risk as fire season gets underway,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 30, 2013 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 947 Views

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San Ramon council to make final Faria Preserve decision

The San Ramon City Council is set to make its final decision on the proposed Faria Preserve development two weeks after indicating...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2014
Last comment by LT Resident, on Sep 24, 2014 at 4:38 pm | 15 comments | 947 Views

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Alamo downtown high-density housing: Define it.

Dear Dolores, Neighbors have been exchanging opinions and specifications for high-density housing in Alamo's business...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Oct 21, 2009 at 7:55 am | 4 comments | 946 Views
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