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Judge: Rail authority's funding plan violated law

The California High-Speed Rail Authority violated state law and "abused its discretion" in proceeding with the controversial...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 24, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 32 comments | 1293 Views

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ACA call center preps to enroll Californians in health exchange

More than 160 customer service agents in a Concord warehouse will be fielding calls from prospective enrollees in the state's...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by John, on Oct 11, 2013 at 12:35 pm | 32 comments | 4866 Views

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Playing games

The GOP rallied against Social Security in the 1930s, Medicare in the '60s and now ObamaCare, Tom Cushing writes in this...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Oct 16, 2013 at 10:47 am | 32 comments | 1166 Views

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State attorney general appeals concealed weapons ruling

California Attorney General Kamala Harris on Thursday asked the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to review and reverse a...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Mar 18, 2014 at 9:51 am | 32 comments | 1193 Views

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Statewide funding measures defeated

The state of California's ongoing budget mess got no help Tuesday from voters, who turned down several ballot measures aimed...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on May 27, 2009 at 10:53 am | 31 comments | 1363 Views

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Don't Give Up On Health Care Reform

The recent headlines regarding Anthem's decision to raise rates up to 39% for individual policy holders is yet another...

Original post made by jrm on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Feb 22, 2010 at 12:44 pm | 31 comments | 1298 Views

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Annual Salary of San Ramon City Manager Shocking

Wow...there was an article posted in the San Ramon Express recently (I can't seem to find it now, curiously) that highlighted...

Original post made by jrm on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by jw, on Aug 22, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 31 comments | 4146 Views

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Summerhill Homes to hold meeting about Magee Ranch

People who live on the south side of Diablo and Blackhawk roads will have a chance to listen and talk to developers Wednesday...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by MZ, on Apr 8, 2011 at 9:41 am | 31 comments | 1553 Views

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Five schools flip the switch

San Ramon Valley Unified students and staff gathered with residents and various dignitaries on Monday afternoon to dedicate...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Jake, on Nov 2, 2011 at 9:09 pm | 31 comments | 1512 Views

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Supervisor Uilkema announces plan to retire

After two decades of public service in Contra Costa County, District 2 Supervisor Gayle B. Uilkema announced that she plans...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by East County Watch, on Nov 30, 2011 at 10:29 am | 31 comments | 1132 Views

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Cumulus killed the radio star?

After Cumulus Media fired seven talk-show personalities and several producers, KGO-AM changed to a mostly news format, leaving...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Old Dude, on Jan 18, 2012 at 3:03 pm | 31 comments | 1710 Views

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Candidate forum showcases different sides of Danville

The Danville Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a forum for Town Council candidates last week, offering those in the business...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by no more dougherty valleys, on Oct 15, 2012 at 9:21 am | 31 comments | 14195 Views

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Open space preservation initiative falls short of 2014 ballot

A grassroots ballot initiative aimed at strengthening voter rights on future development may have garnered enough support,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2013
Last comment by Melinda, on May 20, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 31 comments | 1213 Views

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Incorporation proponents get a glimpse of what lies ahead

As the Alamo incorporation vote March 3 draws near, proponents attended a luncheon to hear more about forming a new town;...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Mar 4, 2009 at 9:23 am | 30 comments | 1567 Views

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Cyclist hospitalized after collision at Iron Horse Trail crossing

An unidentified male bicyclist suffered minor injuries Tuesday morning after colliding with an automobile at the intersection...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jack, on May 13, 2010 at 12:54 am | 30 comments | 1902 Views

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Monte Vista to get new principal

The School Board took action in closed session Tuesday night for a new principal to take the helm at Monte Vista High School....

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by educatorfromoutside, on Nov 22, 2009 at 6:29 pm | 30 comments | 1494 Views

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Justice vs Fear...and Justice, for this moment, prevails

My faith in the American judicial system is, for this moment, restored. Equal rights for ALL is the foundation of our country,...

Original post made by Caroline on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Sep 4, 2010 at 7:32 pm | 30 comments | 1535 Views

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A day in the life of a firefighter

On any given day, a firefighter could be called on to climb a flights of stairs while carrying more than 50 pounds of equipment,...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2011
Last comment by Idea, on Mar 28, 2011 at 8:46 am | 30 comments | 1053 Views

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Group 'forecloses' on Bank of America in Alamo

Members of the activist group MoveOn gathered in Alamo Plaza on Wednesday afternoon to protest actions taken by Bank of America...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on May 17, 2012 at 10:56 am | 30 comments | 1469 Views

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Fire chief's home catches fire

A small fire caused minimal damage to the home of San Ramon Valley Fire Chief Richard Price on Tuesday morning. No one was...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Jul 30, 2012 at 12:51 pm | 30 comments | 1572 Views
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