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AROUND TOWN

Cannot Pay Dick Price's Retirement Ultimate Cost

Sorry Dick, but the revelation as to what you will ultimately cost us has given me the sad feeling that the firefighters...

Original post made by TAX Payer on Dec. 29, 2012
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Jan 19, 2013 at 12:42 pm | 8 comments | 858 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Charlotte Wood student followed to school by men in truck

The principal of Charlotte Wood Middle School has notified parents that a student reported being followed to schools Friday...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Jan 19, 2013 at 8:28 am | 12 comments | 1842 Views

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Police ask for public's help in locating final jewelry store shooting suspect

San Ramon Police have issued a warrant for Manual Jovan Arroyo, the final suspect associated with the robbery of the Gold...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by john , on Jan 18, 2013 at 3:54 pm | 4 comments | 834 Views

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Seniors use canes for more than stability

You might find Robert Worthington walking around town with a wooden cane, but not necessarily because he needs help with...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Wondering, on Jan 17, 2013 at 8:45 am | 11 comments | 1539 Views

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Crow Canyon sound wall noise mitigation project begins

Danville residents living near Crow Canyon Road can expect to get some relief from traffic noise generated by the busy arterial...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by peggy, on Jan 16, 2013 at 5:33 pm | 5 comments | 1381 Views

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Long-term litter resolution

In this week's [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4167 Simply Sterling], Linda Stolow Sterling discusses...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Walker, on Jan 16, 2013 at 9:12 am | 3 comments | 1196 Views

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County to address Iron Horse Corridor encroachments at Alamo MAC

Contra Costa County Public Works staff will discuss homeowner encroachments along the Iron Horse Corridor at the Alamo Municipal...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Jan 15, 2013 at 3:25 pm | 3 comments | 958 Views

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California high-speed rail on track to start construction in July

A 2-hour-and-45-minute-trip from San Francisco's Transbay Terminal to Los Angeles' Union Station could be a reality by 2029,...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Jan 15, 2013 at 3:12 pm | 10 comments | 1059 Views

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Danville PD warns of phone scams

Police said the Danville area has experienced a rash of telephone scam calls recently. In many of the cases, the victim is...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2013
Last comment by sponge_bob_roundpants, on Jan 15, 2013 at 11:13 am | 4 comments | 1443 Views

AROUND TOWN

Con Fire is overfunded already

The new tax asked for by our comfortable living Supervisors will hurt everyone who is barely making it. Supervisors sold...

Original post made by Taxed to Death on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Policy of Truth, on Jan 15, 2013 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 734 Views

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Help count the homeless

Contra Costa County needs volunteers to help count the homeless on Wednesday, Jan. 30, beginning at 6 a.m. This activity...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by cardinal , on Jan 14, 2013 at 5:04 pm | 6 comments | 861 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Somebody needs to tell Sutter Health ...

I dunno whether it's the abundance of Mediterranean blue and white, or the rakish angle of the photo, the layers, or what...

Original post made by Ty Tanniq on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Jan 12, 2013 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 931 Views

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Brown asks three-judge panel to lift prison population reduction order

Gov. Jerry Brown has asked a federal three-judge panel to lift an order requiring the state to reduce the number of inmates...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jan 11, 2013 at 5:23 pm | 6 comments | 806 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspicious Vehicle in Brookside / Osage Area

Please note that a Charlotte Wood middle school student reporting being apparently followed by two men, driving "a dark blue...

Original post made by Derek on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 11, 2013 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 876 Views

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Chevron will move 800 jobs to Texas

San Ramon-based Chevron Corporation will move 800 jobs in the Bay area to Texas, the oil giant told employees on Thursday....

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 9, 2013 at 3:28 pm | 29 comments | 2055 Views

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Reusable bag ordinance goes into effect Tuesday in Pleasanton, but not Danville

Starting Jan. 1, the reusable bag ordinance is in effect which states that grocery stores, mini-marts, and other stores selling...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 9, 2013 at 3:21 pm | 19 comments | 1966 Views

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Morning with the Mayor meetings on hiatus in 2013

Early risers in Danville will get to sleep in for the foreseeable future -- at least on the first Friday of the month. The...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by Watching..., on Jan 8, 2013 at 12:29 pm | 9 comments | 1101 Views

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Man stabbed outside downtown Pleasanton restaurant after fight

A man was stabbed in a fight at a Pleasanton bar early Saturday morning, according to police....

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2013
Last comment by JB Jovee, on Jan 7, 2013 at 12:43 pm | 2 comments | 836 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville teen hits classical music big time

A Danville teen cellist will perform with two other Puget Sound School of Music students at the prestigious Yehudi Menuhin...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2013
Last comment by bz, on Jan 7, 2013 at 11:21 am | 1 comment | 870 Views

AROUND TOWN

Give yourself the gift of music

Give yourself the gift of music and community by joining WomenSing! Audition now for one of the East Bay's premiere ensembles...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2013
Last comment by Joanne Dale, on Jan 5, 2013 at 10:11 am | 1 comment | 755 Views
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