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Status of Pac-12 Cable Network Negotiations?

This morning I was hoping to see the Oregon-Oregon State football game and it appears my cable carrier (ATT) has not...

Original post made by JRM on Nov. 24, 2012
Last comment by Kenny, on Dec 28, 2012 at 10:55 pm | 2 comments | 918 Views

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Running community hits the pavement in memorial

The Bay Area running community honored those killed or wounded in the Boston Marathon bombings with a memorial run in Oakland...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Tracy, on Apr 19, 2013 at 8:19 pm | 3 comments | 918 Views

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Supreme Court to hear Prop 8 arguments today, plaintiff says 'end in sight'

Nearly four years after a constitutional challenge was quietly filed in federal court in San Francisco late on a Friday afternoon,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Mar 26, 2013 at 9:02 am | 3 comments | 917 Views

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Volunteer at the County Fair

Be part of the Contra Costa County Fair by being a volunteer! Volunteering is a wonderful and fulfilling way to give back...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Linda, on May 28, 2013 at 7:36 pm | 3 comments | 917 Views

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Brown seeks re-election as governor

Gov. Jerry Brown filed papers at the Alameda County Registrar of Voters office in Oakland on Friday to run for an unprecedented...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Mar 6, 2014 at 8:45 am | 6 comments | 917 Views

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Andersen named Board of Supervisors vice chair

Contra Costa County Supervisor Candace Andersen, whose district includes the San Ramon Valley, was selected to serve as Board...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2015
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Jan 10, 2015 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 917 Views

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Contra Costa County fair fun begins Thursday

For many, the start of summer comes with a trip to the county fair, with attractions like concerts, animals, exhibits and...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Jun 3, 2010 at 5:03 pm | 3 comments | 916 Views

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Take your doggies out for a playdate on Sunday

Alamo Parks and Recreation presents Doggie Day in the Park from 2-5 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 17, at Hap Magee Ranch Park, 1025...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by askidoo, on Oct 21, 2010 at 10:14 am | 4 comments | 916 Views

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Don't put a "Patch" on democracy

The new kid on the block puts a "Patch" on things that are controversial, things that may be a little unpopular, and things...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Apr 28, 2010 at 9:23 am | 2 comments | 915 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. 915 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 | 915 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 | 915 Views

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TVU case may mean tougher scrutiny of schools for immigrants

The investigation into an illegal school in Pleasanton may lead to sweeping changes and closer looks at schools that bring...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by John, on Mar 13, 2012 at 6:00 pm | 3 comments | 914 Views

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See 'Lolanthe' at Lesher Center for the Arts

Lamplighters Music Theatre presents Gilbert and Sullivan's fun tale of fairies, half-fairies (which half?), a dim-witted...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by MMG, on Jul 30, 2013 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 914 Views

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Parking rates rise in downtown Walnut Creek

Parking meter rates in downtown Walnut Creek jumped from $1 to $2 per hour Monday as the city also moves to a seven-day-a-week...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Apr 15, 2014 at 10:26 am | 5 comments | 914 Views

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Unseasonable weather again delays opening of park water features

For the third week, April showers are to blame for the delay in opening the water features in Town parks. Typically open...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Apr 13, 2010 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments | 913 Views

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Science on Saturday lecture tomorrow at LLNL

Lawrence Livermore National Lab (LLNL) will host lab scientist Dean Willliams, and teachers Roger Johnson and Tiffany Burkel,...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Vlado, on Feb 18, 2011 at 10:34 am | 1 comment | 913 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 | 913 Views

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Alamo MAC's relationship with Alamo?

Dear Editor, “Why hasn’t the MAC gained relationships with Alamo residents?” News service alliance conference board,...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 18, 2011
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A double standard, MAC?

Dear Dolores, Why is it Susan Cohen gets more than 3 minutes to speak to the Alamo MAC? How about Catherine Kutsuris...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Feb. 26, 2010
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Public votes are pleasing politics but poor policy
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Gaga over Tony and the Lady
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Of Banks, Billions and Bupkes, Part 2
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