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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 | 874 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 | 595 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 | 801 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 | 1909 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 | 1147 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 | 673 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 | 2315 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 | 823 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 | 794 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 | 1066 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 | 888 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 | 1076 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 | 883 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 | 717 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 | 1287 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 | 649 Views

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San Ramon teen arrested in Christmas Eve robbery

Police arrested a pair of teenagers in connection with the Christmas Eve armed robbery of a 15-year-old Danville resident....

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2012
Last comment by who me?, on Jan 10, 2012 at 3:13 pm | 7 comments | 1169 Views

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New state law requires car seats for kids 8 years old and younger

A new child safety law effective Jan. 1 will require kids in California to use a booster seat in a vehicle until they are...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Jan 10, 2012 at 12:01 pm | 26 comments | 1185 Views

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Police arrest seven while breaking up large street fight

Police arrested seven, including two for assaulting a police officer, as they attempted to break up a large fight outside...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Fobbie, on Jan 9, 2012 at 7:35 pm | 6 comments | 1102 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contra Costa County Supervisorial Challenges in 2012

Happy New Year to everyone everywhere. 2012 begins three County Supervisor District campaigns. The voters will have a unique...

Original post made by Voter on Jan. 1, 2012
Last comment by Voter, on Jan 9, 2012 at 6:46 pm | 7 comments | 906 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 32 comments | 2,189 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 878 views

The Vranesh situation heads to court
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 697 views