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'Kimberly Akimbo' - black comedy at its best

Theater-goers: Don't miss 'Kimberly Akimbo,' a shrewd and funny satire by award-winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire being...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Jan 21, 2010 at 6:51 am | 1 comment | 1616 Views

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Thousands gather to honor former sheriff Rupf at memorial service

Several hundred law enforcement officers from throughout the Bay Area were among thousands of people who turned out Thursday...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 17, 2012 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 1614 Views

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Bullying affects more than just the victim

If bullying were a disease, it would be an epidemic in schools. National statistics from 2010 -- the latest available --...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Jan 22, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 3 comments | 1614 Views

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Alamo Rotary donates dictionaries to local 3rd-graders

How do you spell that? Some Alamo third-graders will be able to answer that question the classic way thanks to contributions...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Jason, on Nov 29, 2015 at 2:24 pm | 3 comments | 1614 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 | 1613 Views

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Whatever happened to Afghanistan?

From an independent, bucolic country respected by its neighbors to a chaotic and corrupt war zone -- the last 50 years have...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2013
Last comment by Alamo mom, on Jan 22, 2013 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 1613 Views

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Financial analyst talks about Medicare

If your 65th birthday is around the corner or you're anxious about Medicare, it's a good time to start focusing on your options. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2015
Last comment by Louise, on Jan 2, 2015 at 4:52 pm | 1 comment | 1613 Views

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Make a healthy lifestyle a priority

You have one body in this life, so it only makes sense to take care of it. A healthy lifestyle should be a priority: eating...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by John, on Apr 11, 2016 at 8:58 am | 1 comment | 1612 Views

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San Ramon author to host signing at Golden View Elementary

Karen Bane, a San Ramon resident and author of [http://karenbane.tateauthor.com/ "Raising Tippy"], will be having a book...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Lynn, on May 27, 2014 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 1611 Views

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Acing the college interview

Eye contact, proper dress and a great smile are integral to any successful interview but sometimes a few extra steps and...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by Duffy , on Oct 4, 2011 at 9:19 am | 1 comment | 1611 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo man's jail death deemed suicide

A jury has ruled that a 24-year-old Alamo man who died while in custody at the county jail in Martinez last March committed...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 16, 2014 at 9:45 am | 2 comments | 1611 Views

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Tassajara - whatever happened to the proposed cemetary?

At one time there was discussion of a cemetary being developed on the west side of Tassajara Road just past the bend past...

Original post made by Kim on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on May 19, 2011 at 4:25 pm | 1 comment | 1610 Views

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Shimansky friends set up 'thank you' fund

Danville Councilman Mike Shimansky's condition is stable, say friends, but the bills are inevitably mounting. So David Miller,...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by SadStory, on Sep 8, 2009 at 12:51 pm | 4 comments | 1609 Views

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Letter: Preserve Danville's beauty by limiting housing development

"I'd like to bring up an issue that, I am sure, crosses the minds of planners when housing developments are going up. My...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 18, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 5 comments | 1609 Views

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Power restored to all but 194 customers in outage

Power has been restored to all but 194 customers following an outage in the Danville and Alamo areas, according to Pacific...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Failed Infrastructure , on Nov 2, 2011 at 6:28 am | 4 comments | 1609 Views

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Local runners safe after Boston Marathon blasts

Several runners are safe and one narrowly missed being a victim of the deadly explosions that took place Monday along the...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 16, 2013 at 3:38 pm | 3 comments | 1609 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
There are no comments yet. 1609 Views

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Tassajara Road reopened after repairs to 10-foot deep sinkhole

Crews completed repairs to a 10-foot-deep sinkhole yesterday that had Tassajara Road closed in both directions in Dublin...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2010
Last comment by John, on Mar 28, 2010 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 1608 Views

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Leadership San Ramon Valley graduates 19th class

Twenty-seven community members celebrated the completion of the 10-month Leadership San Ramon Valley class. The goal of the...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by willy T, on Jun 6, 2010 at 11:07 am | 2 comments | 1608 Views

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Residents appeal Danville cell tower approval

A group of residents have appealed the Danville Planning Commission's approval of a new Verizon Wireless cell tower on Lawrence...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2015
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