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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 | 701 Views

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Workshop today on medicare

A representative from Healthnet will facilitate an educational presentation to educate Medicare beneficiaries about the basics...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by Debi Crists, on Sep 21, 2011 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 701 Views

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Marchers will 'Occupy' Tri-Valley

Occupy Oakland is headed to Pleasanton to mark the second anniversary of the lockout of workers from Castlewood Country Club....

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Roger, on Feb 24, 2012 at 9:31 am | 3 comments | 701 Views

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Supreme Court expected to announce Prop 8, DOMA rulings Wednesday

The justices' questions and comments during a hearing in March suggest they may be inclined to favor either of two procedural...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Jun 26, 2013 at 10:34 am | 4 comments | 701 Views

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PG&E announces college scholarships

Pacific Gas and Electric is offering up to $3,000 scholarships to 100 college-bound students in Northern and Central California....

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by oh!riley, on Jan 11, 2012 at 3:20 pm | 2 comments | 700 Views

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"You light up my life?"

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_20006053/barnidge-residents-dont-care-round-hills-bright-idea ...

Original post made by [removed] on Feb. 21, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Feb 24, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 2 comments | 700 Views

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Memorial Day celebrates those who died while serving

Those who gave their lives serving their country were remembered Monday morning at Oak Hill Park in Danville, in a ceremony...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by J. G. REESE, on May 29, 2012 at 11:28 pm | 1 comment | 700 Views

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Fourth of July Pet Safety Tips

Ask most dogs (yes, yours too) what is THE single worst day of the year, and July 4th gets 4 paws up. Fireworks and other...

Original post made by the dogfather on Jul. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 700 Views

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Where's Obama? Part the Third

I read that the president observed a moment of silence for the victims of the Boston atrocity. Fortunately, that wasn't...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Apr. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 700 Views

SPORTS

Tri-Valley Babe Ruth Baseball Skills Clinic Sunday 9/8

Tri-Valley Babe Ruth will hold its Annual Fall Skills Clinic for baseball on Sunday, September 8, 2013 at its baseball facility...

Original post made by Highlander on Sep. 5, 2013
There are no comments yet. 700 Views

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Freedom of the Press--The Real Story

Here's an example of the press becoming the story-unintentionally. The pleasanton Weekly attracts the glare of the White...

Original post made by Beghbie on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on May 6, 2011 at 8:07 pm | 1 comment | 699 Views

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Historic Design Review Committee to meet tonight

Town of Danville's Historic Design Review Committee will meet for a special meeting tonight at 5 p.m., Wednesday, May 18,...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by FanDanville, on May 18, 2011 at 9:58 am | 1 comment | 699 Views

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Realty ONE officially opens its doors

Navid Ali, broker owner of Realty ONE Group BMC Associates in San Ramon, and the staff at the new residential real estate...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Irv, on Apr 28, 2014 at 8:18 pm | 3 comments | 699 Views

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AIA meeting, June 9, to discuss MVHS solar power generation station

Dear Editor, Neighborhoods are tracking www.alamoca.org, the Alamo Improvement Association website, for issues impacting...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 6, 2011
There are no comments yet. 698 Views

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Thousands worth of copper stolen from PG&E facility

Approximately $2,000 worth of copper wire was stolen from the PG&E Testing Facility on Crow Canyon Road last week, according...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by FanDanville, on Jul 20, 2011 at 4:13 pm | 3 comments | 698 Views

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Watch 'Bag It' tonight with Sustainable Danville

Sustainable Danville will host a special screening of the award-winning documentary, "BAG IT!" tonight at 6 p.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Oct 20, 2011 at 9:40 am | 3 comments | 698 Views

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Identify your needs when writing college essays

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3783 Doing College], expert admissions adviser Elizabeth...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Dale, on Jun 27, 2012 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 698 Views

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Showing off street smarts

Book smarts aren't the only things students are picking up at school these days. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleexpress.com/story.php?story_id=1564...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by PaigeD, on Mar 20, 2012 at 7:49 pm | 2 comments | 697 Views

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Streetwise: Stepping back in time

Visiting the one-room schoolhouse in the Tassajara Valley is one of the highlights of attending elementary school in the...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 3, 2013 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 697 Views

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Danville, lower elevations might see snow this week

Cold, wet weather will once again put an icy grip on the Bay Area this weekend, but San Francisco residents should not bet...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by collins, on Feb 24, 2011 at 2:29 pm | 2 comments | 696 Views
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