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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Economic Growth in Contra Costa County

Dear Editor, There has been a growing discussion among capital groups to determine what industries can be added and what...

Original post made by [removed] on Jan. 22, 2012
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to host community forum on bond measure

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District will hold four forums in January and February to discuss a possible school facilities...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ron, on Jan 21, 2012 at 11:59 am | 19 comments | 1463 Views

AROUND TOWN

Walnut Creek man charged in fatal crash

A Walnut Creek man has been charged in connection with the Nov. 7, 2011 car crash that claimed the lives of two Danville...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by sponge bob roundpants, on Jan 21, 2012 at 8:10 am | 9 comments | 842 Views

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All-you-can-eat claws for paws

Join Tri-Valley Animal Rescue on Saturday, Feb. 4, from 6-10 p.m. for a Claws for Paws fundraising event with all-you-can-eat...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2012
Last comment by karl the krab, on Jan 20, 2012 at 6:01 am | 3 comments | 781 Views

AROUND TOWN

Peipho [removed] Cabal flourishes

After a number of other people's posts on this site are attributed to me I feel compelled to set the record straight. ...

Original post made by Don Flint on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Barefootbandit, on Jan 19, 2012 at 4:53 pm | 3 comments | 785 Views

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Protesters rally against anti-piracy legislation

As several prominent Internet companies held online protests Wednesday afternoon against anti-piracy legislation being considered...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Jan 19, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 532 Views

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Tri-Valley mayors team up to bring back federal money

Four Tri-Valley mayors are joining forces to gain federal funding for local projects during the United States Conference...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Jake, on Jan 19, 2012 at 2:28 pm | 2 comments | 743 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 | 1804 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville Boy Scout honored with Congressional medal

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) presented Scott Talley with the award Wednesday; Talley worked in four core areas...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2012
Last comment by Miranda Momma, on Jan 18, 2012 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1030 Views

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Cross-town rivalry game this Tuesday

Monte Vista men's and women's varsity Soccer will face their rivals, the San Ramon Valley High Wolves, on Tuesday, Jan. 17...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by oh!riley, on Jan 18, 2012 at 9:27 am | 4 comments | 577 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

SRVHS alum arrested on suspicion of rape in Davis

Pierce Hunter, a 19-year-old sophomore at UC Davis and San Ramon Valley High School alumni, has been arrested on suspicion...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by UCD STUDENT, on Jan 15, 2012 at 1:48 pm | 25 comments | 2162 Views

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Public meetings under way on how Bay Area should look in 2040

Two regional planning agencies will hold a public meeting Monday, Jan. 23 in Richmond to seek comments on a blueprint-in-the-making...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 13, 2012 at 8:29 pm | 13 comments | 764 Views

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Air district announces 14th Spare the Air day for Thursday

No logs will be burning in the Bay Area Thursday as another Spare the Air Day has been announced by the Bay Area Air Quality...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by rufous, on Jan 13, 2012 at 6:55 pm | 4 comments | 725 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Occupy protester pleads not guilty to Santa Rita assault charge

Marcel Johnson, an Occupy Oakland protester with a lengthy criminal record pleaded not guilty today to charges that he assaulted...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by Jim , on Jan 13, 2012 at 9:00 am | 4 comments | 950 Views

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Assemblywoman sentenced to 3 years probation for shoplifting

A state assemblywoman accused of shoplifting at a Neiman Marcus store in San Francisco's Union Square pleaded no contest...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2012
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jan 12, 2012 at 5:58 pm | 10 comments | 826 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man accused in 1984 slaying will stand trial as an adult

The man charged in the 1984 killing of Tina Faelz will be tried as an adult, it was decided today. Steven Carlson was charged...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jan 12, 2012 at 5:34 pm | 2 comments | 961 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Traffic slowed by major-injury crash on I-680

Traffic was briefly slowed on Interstate Highway 680 in Alamo this morning by a major-injury crash that blocked two lanes,...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Stewart, on Jan 12, 2012 at 10:54 am | 3 comments | 756 Views

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PG&E announces college scholarships

Pacific Gas and Electric is offering up to $3,000 scholarships to 100 college-bound students in Northern and Central California....

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by oh!riley, on Jan 11, 2012 at 3:20 pm | 2 comments | 634 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Report: Halt state funding for high-speed rail

California's quest to build a high-speed rail system between San Francisco and Los Angeles suffered a heavy blow Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2012
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jan 11, 2012 at 3:16 pm | 14 comments | 953 Views

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13th Spare the Air alert of the season issued for Wednesday

Air District officials said that with the chilly, still weather patterns, air near the ground is cooled. A layer of warmer...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by FanDanville, on Jan 11, 2012 at 10:04 am | 2 comments | 576 Views
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