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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 | 1619 Views

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Dream world for a day

Something special is happening in Danville this Sunday. People of many different beliefs are coming together to talk, share...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2008
Last comment by Abdul Zamani, on Sep 29, 2008 at 10:51 am | 1 comment | 1616 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 | 1615 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 | 1615 Views

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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 | 1614 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 | 1613 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 | 1613 Views

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Financier added to lawsuit claiming his company cheated clients

The owner of a now-defunct Pleasanton firm that allegedly bilked homeowners out of tens of thousands of dollars has had his...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2013
Last comment by Urban Sprawl, on Apr 4, 2013 at 3:00 pm | 2 comments | 1613 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 | 1612 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 | 1612 Views

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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 | 1611 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 | 1610 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 | 1608 Views

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Mayors credit unified efforts for quality of life advances in Tri-Valley

The mayors of the greater Tri-Valley—Danville, Dublin, Livermore, Pleasanton and San Ramon—credited their unified...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2008
Last comment by Iron Horse neighbors, on Oct 6, 2008 at 9:48 am | 2 comments | 1608 Views

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A place to say goodbye

Being in control is not a feeling we associate with dying. Yet, as anyone who has nursed a loved one through a terminal illness...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2009
Last comment by Fern Aagard, on Jul 28, 2010 at 10:11 am | 2 comments | 1608 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Down Syndrome Education Alliance launched at San Ramon Valley schools

Developmentally disabled students in the San Ramon Valley will now receive extra attention to ensure scholastic success,...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by eloise, on Jun 1, 2012 at 8:29 pm | 15 comments | 1608 Views

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Governor appoints local resident to post

An Alamo resident has been appointed deputy superintendent of correctional education at the California Department of Corrections...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by A Reader, on May 2, 2014 at 8:45 pm | 4 comments | 1608 Views

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Faria Preserve discussion extended again

The San Ramon City Council extended its Faria Preserve development public hearing for the second time after much discussion...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Danville resident, on Aug 8, 2014 at 1:22 pm | 19 comments | 1608 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 | 1607 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 | 1607 Views
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A second half of life exceptionally well lived
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