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AROUND TOWN

Fisherman's Wharf merchants, workers indicted in largest counterfeiting bust on the West Coast

Federal authorities in San Francisco have charged several Fisherman's Wharf-area business owners and employees in what they...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Rella, on Aug 7, 2010 at 9:06 pm | 4 comments | 1152 Views

SPORTS

Alamo's Parker Deuel earns All American honors at national championships

Parker Deuel recently earned All American honors in three events at the recent U.S. National Junior Olympic Track Championships...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Glenda Sonu, on Aug 5, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 4 comments | 1780 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Mind your manners

In her career of working with professional models in London, Wynne Dalley has long had a message for young girls. "It's not...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by Sally N., on Aug 10, 2010 at 10:23 pm | 4 comments | 2404 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville restaurateur looking to top 300 mph in Bonneville

Justin Walsh is trading his spot at Danville eatery Norm's Place for a driver's seat at the salt flats of Bonneville. He...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by hot rod harry, on Aug 13, 2010 at 10:11 pm | 4 comments | 1055 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Teen Killed

My child woke me at 3 am this morning to inform me a classmate of theirs was killed about an hour previous. HUg your kids,...

Original post made by nancy s. on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by San Ramon Senior, on Aug 16, 2010 at 11:59 pm | 4 comments | 1169 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Camino Tassajara facelift begins today

The drive down Camino Tassajara is getting some changes as a part of a $5.2 million project to repair and resurface five...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by dbrower, on Aug 17, 2010 at 9:02 am | 4 comments | 1027 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obituary: David Wayne Smith

David Wayne Smith of Danville died Aug. 11 in Sturgis, S.D. He was 41. He is survived by his loving wife Kathy; beautiful...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Donna, on Aug 20, 2010 at 9:00 am | 4 comments | 944 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New BART seats mean cleaner ride

Fifty-one railcars out of BART's 669-car fleet are being outfitted with new cobalt blue seats, replacing the sagging, dingy...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 26, 2010 at 9:15 am | 4 comments | 1118 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Federal money may help offset state cuts for San Ramon Valley schools

While the San Ramon Valley Unified School District is still braced for state budget cuts, there is a bit of good news: federal...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by sprtndad, on Sep 13, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 4 comments | 883 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State unemployment rate climbs to 12.4 percent

California's unemployment rate climbed to 12.4 percent in August, which is up from 12.3 percent the previous month, according...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 30, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 4 comments | 1010 Views

SPORTS

What PUBLIC is being protected?

Regional (resident) counsel(s) have discovered the intention of CCC-BOS to hold an unannounced meeting of their Public Protection...

Original post made by Hal on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Bob Mankin knows a Supervisor, on Oct 10, 2010 at 10:18 pm | 4 comments | 1061 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 769 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thieves ruining Halloween fun

Halloween thieves in Danville ruin our kids fun!.. Has anyone else reported people stealing decorations? We live near the...

Original post made by SW on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Catrina 9, on Nov 1, 2010 at 10:30 am | 4 comments | 1703 Views

SPORTS

Free sandbags for Danville residents

With the forecast for this weekend calling for rain and an uncertain winter rain forecast ahead, the Town of Danville has...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Nov 20, 2010 at 6:46 pm | 4 comments | 2944 Views

SPORTS

Politics and the CCC-BOS

Dear Dolores, I received an informational feature from corridor news service researchers this morning outlining the political...

Original post made by Hal on Nov. 27, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Nov 30, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 1219 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

La Russa's ARF gives local pets a special treat

Animal Rescue Foundation co-founder Tony La Russa, manager of the St. Louis Cardinals, signed autographs at ARF-sponsored...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Charlie Williams, on Dec 30, 2010 at 10:02 am | 4 comments | 957 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BREAKING NEWS*** Harmer finally concedes.

Republican challenger David Harmer reportedly has conceded defeat in his bid to unseat Rep. Jerry McNerney in the 11th Congressional...

Original post made by Chet on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 4, 2010 at 8:42 am | 4 comments | 934 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pascal's on Railroad Ave. under new ownership

Changes are afoot at Pascal French Oven on Railroad Avenue. But don't worry, the food, atmosphere and staff are here to stay....

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2010
Last comment by Louise, on Dec 6, 2010 at 11:39 pm | 4 comments | 756 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Greetings and salutations from your new editor!

Those of you with an eye for detail may have noticed a new name popping up on your screen. Allow me to introduce myself as...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Dec 11, 2010 at 10:58 am | 4 comments | 991 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supervisor Mary Nejedly Piepho needs your help!

Help Supervisor Mary Nejedly Piepho win the competition among the Contra Costa County Supervisors to raise money for the...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 14, 2010 at 4:27 pm | 4 comments | 1064 Views
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