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Muslim women reach out to Catholic Church for Christmas fundraiser

On Oct. 27, four Muslim women raised over $11,000 for several charitable efforts at St. Isidore Catholic Church. Funds raised...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2011
Last comment by Hal, on Nov 17, 2011 at 4:05 pm | 1 comment | 969 Views

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Robin Purcell to exhibt at Statewide Painting Competition at the Triton Museum of Art

Robin Purcell's Painting "Flag Hill Sunol" 14 x 21 watercolor on paper was painted plein air at the California Art Club ...

Original post made by robinp on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Nov 23, 2011 at 3:44 pm | 1 comment | 1031 Views

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Streetwise: Servicemen reflect on Veterans Day

As Danville residents gear up for patriotic presentations and ceremonies, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Crow Canyon...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2011
Last comment by Steve Junko, on Nov 21, 2011 at 6:02 am | 1 comment | 1088 Views

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Crowd gathers to honor Danville Marine killed in Afghanistan

Hundreds of people turned out Monday afternoon to honor the family of Joshua "Chachi" Corral, the 19-year-old Marine from...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2011
Last comment by American, on Nov 22, 2011 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 1155 Views

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Police search for suspect who labeled banks with 'foreclosure' tag

Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a suspect who repeatedly vandalized two banks, scrawling the word "Foreclosure"...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 23, 2011 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 675 Views

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Campaigns and Communication: what should we expect?

Dear Editor, Readers in several forum exchanges have provided a unique subject for your town square forum and the example...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 25, 2011
Last comment by Alamo Gets Justice, on Dec 1, 2011 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 965 Views

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Local Drainage Issuse in Alamo

Dear Editor, Supervisor Gayle Uilkema and the Contra Costa County Flood Control District are holding a community meeting,...

Original post made by [removed] on Nov. 27, 2011
Last comment by Really, on Nov 30, 2011 at 6:20 am | 1 comment | 1087 Views

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Kellogg drops legal dispute against San Ramon-based nonprofit

Toucan Sam will allow other birds to glide through the friendly skies after a legal dispute between Froot Loops maker Kellogg...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Nov 28, 2011 at 1:42 pm | 1 comment | 730 Views

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Streetwise: Holiday purchases

While U.S. auto manufacturers report increased profits, Black Friday reports show huge increases in shoppers and jobless...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by Shopless This Year, on Dec 2, 2011 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 683 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dad's Night at SRVHS tonight

San Ramon Valley High School will host a "Dad's Night" tonight at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 7, in the library at the school....

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by SRV parent, on Dec 7, 2011 at 7:43 am | 1 comment | 1069 Views

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Let peace on earth begin with you

Remember the decorating, the presents, the wrapping, the cooking and baking, the parties, the greetings, tree lighting and...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Dec 7, 2011 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 776 Views

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Mt. Diablo beacon lighting commemorates 70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

One night a year, a beacon atop Mount Diablo is lit at sunset and shines all night in memory of Pearl Harbor Day. Survivors...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 8, 2011 at 6:24 am | 1 comment | 888 Views

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Fire causes significant damage to East Prospect shop

A single alarm fire caused significant damage to a clothing boutique on East Prospect Avenue Monday night, San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by who me?, on Dec 8, 2011 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 985 Views

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Alarm permits are available online for Danville residents

Town of Danville has begun to implement a new [http://danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=6794 ordinance]targeting...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Duffy , on Dec 8, 2011 at 11:26 am | 1 comment | 788 Views

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Danville Girls Chorus will present its winter concert tomorrow

Celebrate the joy of the holiday season with the Danville Girls Chorus at their annual winter concert "Simple Songs of Peace"...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by collins, on Dec 9, 2011 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 990 Views

SPORTS

Would you vote for OTHER?

Dear Editor, District 2 is now a competitive election and soon district 3 will have a competitive candidate, but what...

Original post made by [removed] on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Dec 22, 2011 at 8:29 am | 1 comment | 1091 Views

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A Thanks To Beverly Lane

The recent article about the Povda history is just another example of how much I appreciate Ms. Lane's efforts to document...

Original post made by JRM on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 14, 2011 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 1667 Views

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What will be the important stories of 2012?

Dear Editor, Joyous wishes for the holidays to your readers, EMCEB staff and you. This morning, many among local e-exchanges,...

Original post made by Harald A. Bailey on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by Dickita P, on Dec 25, 2011 at 4:15 pm | 1 comment | 874 Views

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School custodian arrested for child molestatation

Police in Walnut Creek are investigating a child molestation case that led to the arrest of a Mount Diablo School District...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Dec 27, 2011 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 728 Views

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Over 100 bird-watchers take annual Christmas county around the bay

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush -- at least when it comes to counting the wide range of bird species that spend...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2011
Last comment by Mike McCormack, on Dec 28, 2011 at 11:06 am | 1 comment | 713 Views
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Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
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Not so speedy trial
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Duck!
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