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2010 election results are in

After the all precincts were reported, the unofficial results of key local races were revealed around 1 a.m. Wednesday. Measure...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2010
Last comment by Jake, on Nov 7, 2010 at 11:48 pm | 47 comments | 1724 Views

AROUND TOWN

Issues and Answers

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, This morning, proponents for Alamo incorporation posted issues,...

Original post made by Kathy Bell on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Janet Cooper, on Mar 12, 2008 at 8:08 am | 12 comments | 1723 Views

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SRVUSD Measure D exemption for Seniors

Dear neighbors, Seniors (over 65) may apply for an exemption from parcel taxes for SRVUSD tax measures. Even if you support...

Original post made by CDSI Community Courtesy on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by Susan West, on Apr 28, 2008 at 7:32 am | 3 comments | 1723 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Congressional candidates debate from left to right

The five candidates seeking to represent the 10th Congressional District break down into a group of three on the left and...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia, on Nov 3, 2009 at 7:52 pm | 27 comments | 1722 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney introduces bill to fight outsourcing

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th District) has introduced a bill to stop outsourcing by cracking down on what he calls...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by DaveB, on Jul 9, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 28 comments | 1722 Views

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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 | 1722 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district superintendent announces retirement

Steven Enoch, San Ramon Valley Unified School District's superintendent of schools, recently announced that he plans to retire...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Pierre, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:11 pm | 18 comments | 1722 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 | 1721 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pot package leads to bust

A Danville man was arrested for shipping nearly a pound of marijuana after a UPS driver noticed a package with an odd smell...

Original post made on May. 2, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on May 5, 2013 at 9:18 am | 7 comments | 1720 Views

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Contra Costa County has board openings

The Contra Costa County Aviation Advisory Committee has two openings for at-large positions, representing all stakeholders...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Mar 22, 2008 at 8:49 am | 4 comments | 1719 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dog owners object to removing grass at Canine Corral

A proposal to replace the grass at Hap Magee Ranch's dog park drove a host of worried dog owners to the Joint Planning and...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by Lucretia Marcus, on Jun 6, 2008 at 12:18 pm | 4 comments | 1719 Views

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Comcast closing California call centers, including Livermore's, due to state's high cost of doing business here

Comcast will close its three call centers in California before Christmas and move the 1,000 jobs to Oregon, Washington and...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Willy T, on Oct 4, 2012 at 1:07 pm | 12 comments | 1718 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 | 1718 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 | 1717 Views

SPORTS

Prep sports wrap-ups

Check out last week's high school action for the high school teams in football, women's water polo and volleyball. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by JAWS, on Oct 29, 2008 at 11:01 pm | 1 comment | 1716 Views

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Enter a design contest for reusable bags

Budding Rembrandts, Picaassos an Monets can take part in the "All Things Danville" reusable shopping bag contest. Show in...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Apr 3, 2012 at 1:45 pm | 1 comment | 1715 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 | 1713 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 | 1713 Views

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Updating The House on the (Mona Lisa) Hill

Posted with permission of the author Dear Alamo neighbors, As towns named Alamo and Poplar throughout North America...

Original post made by Susan West on Jan. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 6:59 pm | 2 comments | 1711 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 | 1711 Views
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