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Redistricting: Is 2001 happening again?

Dear Editor, News services have been revisiting the 2001 redistricting in Contra Costa County that was quite evidently...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 5, 2011 at 8:16 am | 1 comment | 809 Views

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Residents express concern about potential district boundaries

More than 30 people attended a county redistricting meeting in Alamo on Thursday night to voice their concerns and learn...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on May 27, 2011 at 5:36 pm | 1 comment | 1145 Views

AROUND TOWN

Additional Redistricting workshop, June 1, 2011

Dear Editor, An additional Redistricting Workshop has been added. The workshop will be held in the City of Lafayette,...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 28, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 1, 2011 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 1016 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 748 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVHS swim for the win

San Ramon Valley High School's women's varsity swimming and diving team captured the 2011 North Coast Section title in late...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by MV Mom, on Jun 1, 2011 at 6:44 pm | 1 comment | 1145 Views

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Streetwise: What have you always been curious about in the San Ramon Valley?

Even the sleepiest of towns have one or two unusual points of interest and the San Ramon Valley is no exception. This week,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 2, 2011 at 7:08 pm | 1 comment | 1002 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Veterans Memorial Building TV show to air on CCTV

Efforts to raise the final funding needed to restore the Veterans Memorial Building will be the subject of a special community...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by Julie Nickels-Schau, on Jun 4, 2011 at 1:00 pm | 1 comment | 1040 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Audition for the Danville Girls Chorus tomorrow

Danville Girls Chorus will host auditions for the 2011-2012 season, tomorrow from 4-6 p.m., Tuesday, June 7, at San Ramon...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2011
Last comment by mags, on Jun 6, 2011 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 1020 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

McNerney recognizes local students accepted to military service academies

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) recognized 15 students from the 11th congressional district that have been accepted...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by William, on Jun 7, 2011 at 6:31 am | 1 comment | 1245 Views

AROUND TOWN

Measure F vote today: setting park and recreation appropriations

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2865 Documents confirming exceptional rates...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 8, 2011 at 8:27 am | 1 comment | 869 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo deli is 'Small Business of the Year' in 15th district

Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) recognized Mehran Hamzeh, owner of the Brass Bear Deli in Alamo Plaza, for his community...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by George, on Jun 8, 2011 at 6:36 am | 1 comment | 771 Views

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Alamo's Measure F tentatively passes

Measure F, which would raise the spending appropriations limit in Alamo to $1.65 million, passed with 81 percent of the 2,552...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 9, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 862 Views

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Monarch Butterflies In My Backyard?

Okay, a shout out to the more astute naturalists around town, I think I have seen a few Monarchs fluttering around my...

Original post made by jrm on Jun. 12, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 13, 2011 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 800 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman arrested for allegedly selling fake Disneyland passes

Lisa Marie Cassinelli, 51, allegedly arranged to meet victims in person and sell them the passes at a discounted rate. Police...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jun 13, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 1 comment | 1181 Views

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Labyrinth leads to peace

The Danville labyrinth, with its single narrow lane that winds back and forth toward and away from the center, attracts people...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2011
Last comment by Felicity, on Jun 14, 2011 at 11:39 pm | 1 comment | 1030 Views

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Folded Circle Two Rings

Anyone who regularly drives north on I-680 has probably thought about that huge metal sculpture that sits atop the sign for...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kathy, on Jun 20, 2011 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 891 Views

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First Spare the Air Day of the season called for Tuesday

The first Spare the Air day of the season has been called for Tuesday throughout the Bay Area, an air district spokeswoman...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 21, 2011 at 10:01 am | 1 comment | 799 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

San Jose is not a state

Dear Editor, California State University Alumni Silicon Valley - The CSU Alumni of Silicon Valley is the San Jose/Silicon...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Debra, on Jun 22, 2011 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 920 Views

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Pioneer Gallery reincarnated as collective

In the latest edition of [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2900 Art Space] John Barry discusses hARTz...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Claudette , on Jun 22, 2011 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 952 Views

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Alameda County Fair opens today

A lot has changed since 1912 when the Alameda County Fair made its debut. Horse racing was the staple from the beginning...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 23, 2011 at 6:25 am | 1 comment | 879 Views
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