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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Official says elder abuse cases are being investigated

The head of Aging and Adult Services takes issue with a report made last week by a Contra Costa County Civil Grand Jury that...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 25, 2009 at 8:11 am | 3 comments | 1637 Views

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Lafayette man will run for county supervisor

A long-time Lafayette resident will run for Contra Costa County District 2 supervisor to replace current supervisor Gayle...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 13, 2012 at 11:42 am | 29 comments | 1637 Views

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SRVUSD Measure D exemption for Seniors

Dear neighbors, Seniors (over 65) may apply for an exemption from parcel taxes for SRVUSD tax measures. Even if you support...

Original post made by CDSI Community Courtesy on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by Susan West, on Apr 28, 2008 at 7:32 am | 3 comments | 1635 Views

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Town manager responds to General Plan update concerns

In an open letter to residents, Town Manager Joe Calabrigo discusses he draft 2030 General Plan and draft Sustainability...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by JRM, on Jan 23, 2013 at 9:43 am | 34 comments | 1635 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

On his own

First there was the fight for racial equality. Then came the women's movement. As time progressed, gay rights took center...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2008
Last comment by Gavin Horton, on Apr 5, 2008 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 1634 Views

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Danville chiropractor sued in Alameda County for fraud, false advertising

Dr. Benjamin Altadonna, a Danville chiropractor, has been pushing a device via his website to thousands of chiropractors...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by John, on Dec 26, 2011 at 9:03 am | 15 comments | 1634 Views

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Prop 8 sponsors tell U.S. Supreme Court that defining marriage is a state right

Supporters of California's ban on same-sex marriage told the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday that defining marriage is a states'...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Aubrey, on Feb 1, 2013 at 8:02 am | 27 comments | 1630 Views

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Supervisors reduce Danville Boulevard speed limit in Alamo

The County Board of Supervisors authorized a reduction in the speed limit on Danville Boulevard through downtown Alamo from...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2008
Last comment by Carrie Russell, on Feb 17, 2008 at 8:26 am | 5 comments | 1629 Views

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June 9 review of MVHS Solar Carport

Dear Editor, Alamo region neighborhoods are preparing for discussion of the solar power generation facility to be built...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 30, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 4, 2011 at 7:34 pm | 7 comments | 1629 Views

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Wealth, unions, the beleaguered middle class and the last cookie

When 10 percent of the country holds three-quarters of its wealth, what's a tapped-out, ticked-off middle class to do? In...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Jul 20, 2011 at 11:25 am | 35 comments | 1628 Views

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Favorite Easter Recipes

Does anyone want to share their favorite Easter recipes? I am looking to try something new? Anything that your family makes...

Original post made by Amber on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Amber, on Mar 24, 2008 at 11:12 am | 5 comments | 1627 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Remains at dig site now number 22

Work crews excavating for the foundation of the new gymnasium at San Ramon Valley High School have discovered 22 bodies believed...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by High School Mom, on Aug 21, 2009 at 9:13 am | 13 comments | 1627 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vote on BART deal expected next week

Votes on an agreement that would end eight months of strife between BART and its labor unions probably won't be held until...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 28, 2013 at 10:44 am | 1 comment | 1627 Views

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Local restaurants tap into water idea

The idea behind the Tap Project is simple: Donate $1 for the tap water you'd normally get for free at a restaurant, and the...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Rick Neal, on Mar 20, 2008 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 1626 Views

SPORTS

Prep sports wrap-ups

Check out last week's high school action for the high school teams in football, women's water polo and volleyball. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by JAWS, on Oct 29, 2008 at 11:01 pm | 1 comment | 1626 Views

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Crowds line Hartz Ave. in Tax Day Protest

April 15 is normally a pretty busy day at the post office, but today it also brought crowds to downtown Danville as more...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by R Morris, on Apr 20, 2009 at 11:08 pm | 16 comments | 1626 Views

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SRVFPD receives international accreditation

It is official: the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is the first agency is accredited by a unanimous vote from...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 1, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 18 comments | 1626 Views

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Danville icon passes away at 57

Phil Hellsten, 57, artist and "Starman," whose daily routine included a lot of walking around downtown Danville, was found...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by "Swampy" Joe Bagley, on Jul 14, 2009 at 1:36 pm | 34 comments | 1625 Views

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VFW Post Commander Tony Carnemolla dies

Tony Carnemolla, 74, an Alamo resident who owned Dad's Locksmith in Danville and was Commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Terry and Dee, on Jan 1, 2010 at 10:26 pm | 24 comments | 1624 Views

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Contra Costa County has board openings

The Contra Costa County Aviation Advisory Committee has two openings for at-large positions, representing all stakeholders...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Mar 22, 2008 at 8:49 am | 4 comments | 1623 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 2,092 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 771 views

The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 602 views