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10 reasons to quit cooking your meals

Most people don't think of cooking their food as a bad thing. Chances are, you love baked potatoes, green bean casserole,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Marrushi, on Apr 30, 2013 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 723 Views

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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 | 721 Views

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Teen Esteem helps kids make health choices

A local group is helping San Ramon Valley schools in the fight against drug and alcohol abuse and teen depression, some of...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Just Be Cautious , on Jun 1, 2011 at 10:42 am | 1 comment | 720 Views

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Streetwise: What can veterans tell us about their military service for Memorial Day?

In honor of Memorial Day, Stan Wharton sought Streetwise responses from some local veterans at the American Legion Post 246...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 28, 2010 at 7:13 am | 1 comment | 719 Views

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Wind Symphony performs March 24

The Wind Symphony will play music inspired by works of famous authors. The concert will feature guest artist Denis Winter,...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Eva Langfeldt, on Mar 21, 2012 at 7:47 am | 1 comment | 719 Views

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Ask the Vet: Watch out for summer hazards, part two

I love summertime for the long days, barbecues, vacation and hikes with our dogs. In the veterinary hospital our caseload...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Michael, on Jul 13, 2011 at 3:35 am | 1 comment | 718 Views

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Fun in the sun at Hap Magee's K9 Corral

Pups and their parents enjoyed a refreshed and newly sodded dog park on Monday afternoon when dry conditions allowed for...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2011
Last comment by the dogfather, on Mar 1, 2011 at 5:53 pm | 1 comment | 717 Views

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Buy tickets now for 'Bach to School'

Monte Vista High School Choral department will celebrating its 28th year under the direction of Bruce Koliha, and will perform...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by mvfamily, on Sep 28, 2011 at 9:45 am | 1 comment | 717 Views

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Cancer therapy group raises $105,000 at its Ragin' Cajun event

The Sandra J. Wing Healing Therapies Foundation raised $105,000 at its recent fourth annual Ragin' Cajun, an amount that...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 9, 2012 at 7:15 am | 1 comment | 717 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Dad helps ease school registration

From the comfort of their own home or even from their hotel room on a family vacation, some Pleasanton school parents were...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Local, on Nov 14, 2014 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 717 Views

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Restoring the middle class

With "occupy" protests erupting in small bursts of violence and 99 percent-ers calling for a more balanced distribution of...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Nov 3, 2011 at 1:28 pm | 7 comments | 716 Views

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Fire chief wins heart association award

The man who runs the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District has won honors from the American Heart Association. Richard...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by Alamano, on Nov 4, 2011 at 4:32 pm | 4 comments | 716 Views

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Enroll kindergartners by Friday

Parents of kindergartners entering school in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District in the fall are asked to register...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2010
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 17, 2010 at 6:48 pm | 1 comment | 715 Views

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Residents find the perfect child

Sometimes, a dog is just a dog, but more and more lately, he or she is a furkid: a pet that's become more than a pet and...

Original post made on May. 16, 2011
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on May 19, 2011 at 7:12 am | 2 comments | 715 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 | 715 Views

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Smartphone anti-theft legislation fails to pass State Senate

Legislation that would require smartphones to come equipped with an anti-theft deterrent known as a "kill switch" failed...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on May 2, 2014 at 3:43 pm | 2 comments | 715 Views

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SRVUSD Board Profile: Ken Mintz

Four are vying for three spots in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education. While it appears that...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Oct 28, 2010 at 3:51 pm | 2 comments | 714 Views

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'The Foreigner' opens tonight

Role Players Ensemble Theatre presents "The Foreigner," directed by Chris Ayles, will be performed at 8 p.m., Fridays-Saturdays,...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Laurie, on Apr 15, 2011 at 8:55 am | 1 comment | 714 Views

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Discuss emergency preparedness at Mayor's Morning breakfast

Held the first Friday of each month at Father Nature's Restaurant, 172 E. Prospect Ave., Mornings with the Mayor is a topical...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 4, 2011 at 6:19 am | 1 comment | 714 Views

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Streetwise: Do you remember where you were on Sept. 11, 2001?

Some were at work, others were getting ready for school, but most Americans stopped in their tracks and flocked to the television...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by SALLY, on Sep 9, 2011 at 10:22 am | 2 comments | 714 Views
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