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AROUND TOWN

Diablo Views: Looking for the overwhelmed

Do you know anyone who needs help with minor home repairs or yard work? If so, contact Building Bridges, a group that does...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Sandee Wiedemann, on Aug 10, 2007 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 2706 Views

AROUND TOWN

LAFCO defines CCC-BOS consideration

Contra Costa LAFCO advisory: Per the LAFCO resolution approving the incorporation and making determinations, LAFCO has...

Original post made by LAFCO advisory on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by CCC-BOS Actions, on Oct 28, 2008 at 7:02 am | 2 comments | 2704 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville: Public apology planned for All Wars Memorial vandalism

A young man charged with vandalizing Danville’s All Wars Memorial with graffiti last year has agreed to make a public apology...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Dan, on Oct 13, 2016 at 6:54 am | 1 comment | 2704 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 2704 Views

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Downtown restaurant robbed by two gunmen Saturday

At about 11:05 p.m., officers responded to reports of an armed robbery that had just occurred at Corner's Tavern Restaurant....

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2013
Last comment by dogfather, on Aug 28, 2013 at 10:22 am | 17 comments | 2704 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

10th Congressional District to the polls

Alamo and some Danville voters will go to the polls in the Nov. 3 election for a new congressional representative for District...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Shelby, on Nov 4, 2009 at 10:38 pm | 8 comments | 2703 Views

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EBMUD purchases Sacramento River water

As California's historic drought continues, the East Bay Municipal Utility District is tapping the Sacramento River to help...

Original post made on May. 3, 2014
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on May 5, 2014 at 9:43 am | 3 comments | 2703 Views

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Water agencies ordered to enforce statewide restrictions

A state agency Thursday ordered local water agencies to enforce mandatory statewide water restrictions implemented because...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2014
Last comment by Xin Han, on Aug 19, 2014 at 6:52 pm | 3 comments | 2703 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The ABCs of Measure C

Voters living in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have a decision to make regarding the future of their schools....

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Objective Viewpoint, on Apr 30, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 9 comments | 2702 Views

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School board looks at parcel tax for June ballot

Parents and developers from the San Ramon Valley told the school board they support a parcel tax, after last month's sweeping...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2008
Last comment by Lisa Wright, on Feb 27, 2008 at 10:23 am | 7 comments | 2702 Views

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Occupy San Ramon Valley?

The Occupy movement is coming to San Ramon tomorrow, although the current noun for the movement is an action, according to...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by Marrushi, on Nov 7, 2011 at 10:32 am | 42 comments | 2702 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Baked goods making a difference

Students Kelsey Firebaugh and Matt Anderson held a bake sale at Charlotte Wood Middle School during the recent Danville Little...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Pat, on Apr 28, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 2701 Views

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Residents protest new Walmart at pre-bid meeting

About 12 people gathered at 9100 Alcosta Boulevard, the site of the [http://sanramonexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=5169...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 13, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 9 comments | 2701 Views

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Middle-of-night quakes shake residents

Some area residents were awakened in the middle of the night last night - some three times - when quakes hit the area. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 9, 2008 at 4:16 pm | 1 comment | 2701 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

17 state propositions to consider on November ballot

Brace yourself. The sample ballots you'll receive in the mail starting Oct. 10 will have much more than just the candidates...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Anne Malover , on Sep 23, 2016 at 9:22 am | 14 comments | 2698 Views

AROUND TOWN

A catharsis in Alamo leadership??

Dear Dolores, Are we seeing a catharsis of leadership in Alamo? Following the March 3 results, proponents and candidates...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Apr 21, 2009 at 1:48 pm | 6 comments | 2698 Views

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SRVHS swim for the win

San Ramon Valley High School's women's varsity swimming and diving team captured the 2011 North Coast Section title in late...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by MV Mom, on Jun 1, 2011 at 6:44 pm | 1 comment | 2698 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The ART of the Canard

Dear neighbors, We have laughed many times at "Just yell DUCK!" when we hear a canard. Not the French bird, but a false,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 11, 2008
Last comment by Dana Trask, on Feb 12, 2008 at 12:09 pm | 1 comment | 2697 Views

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Pleasanton-based Safeway merging with Albertsons

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for the Tri-Valley, Safeway Inc. and Albertsons announced a merger agreement...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Mar 13, 2014 at 1:21 pm | 3 comments | 2697 Views

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Danville hosting free electronics recycling drop-off event

The town of Danville is offering to help people looking to de-clutter their homes or businesses at the start of the new year,...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2017
Last comment by Li, on Jan 5, 2017 at 8:49 pm | 2 comments | 2697 Views
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Apologies to Irving Berlin
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