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Learn about the pioneer women Sunday

Contra Costa County Interbranch Council of AAUW is hosting a free presentation in cooperation with the Contra Costa League...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2010
Last comment by Pat Lopker, on Feb 20, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 730 Views

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A double standard, MAC?

Dear Dolores, Why is it Susan Cohen gets more than 3 minutes to speak to the Alamo MAC? How about Catherine Kutsuris...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Feb. 26, 2010
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District rescinds majority of teacher layoff notices

Members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District board voted to pull back most of the notices of possibly layoff Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on May 17, 2010 at 5:05 pm | 9 comments | 730 Views

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PG&E fined $16.7 million for failed Contra Costa County gas line survey

The California Public Utilities Commission fined PG&E more than $16 million Friday for failing to conduct gas pipeline leak...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by frankly , on Feb 2, 2012 at 5:20 am | 8 comments | 730 Views

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Reader's Digest features Danville humor

Danville resident Yolanda Gomez is featured this month in Reader's Digest, which selected her joke for "Life in These United...

Original post made on May. 22, 2012
Last comment by alwaysacritic, on May 22, 2012 at 7:20 pm | 1 comment | 730 Views

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San Ramon City Council tops area for pay, benefits

It pays to be an elected official in San Ramon. Mayor Bill Clarkson earned nearly $18,000 during his first year in office,...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2013
Last comment by entitlements, on Feb 23, 2013 at 6:19 pm | 1 comment | 730 Views

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2012 Recall efforts have begun

Dear Editor, Discovery Bay neighborhoods have approval to proceed with their RECALL petition for Brian Dawson, Discovery...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by [clarification], on Oct 17, 2011 at 9:02 am | 6 comments | 729 Views

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San Ramon Valley is hip to high-tech

At a forum held Friday afternoon, several hundred parents, teachers and residents learned about technological advances in...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2012
Last comment by Joan, on Feb 28, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 729 Views

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Don't forget that the 4th of July parade starts later this year

Kiwanis Club of San Ramon Valley will host the Fourth of July Parade starting at 11 a.m. (note the new time), Sunday, July...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 1, 2010 at 12:21 pm | 1 comment | 728 Views

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Who's to blame for the fiscal slump?

"This company is like a huge hippopotamus...there are a thousand ants on his back, and every one of them thinks he's driving."...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 15, 2011 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 728 Views

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Additional bicycle parking may debut downtown

The results of a recent bicycle activity and parking study were revealed at a Danville Parks and Leisure Services Commission...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by Mike McCormack, on Oct 28, 2011 at 12:09 pm | 4 comments | 728 Views

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Local businessman seeks to be candidate in Iranian presidential election

In a seemingly quixotic quest, East Bay businessman Kazem Sadati (also known as Matt Sadati) has thrown his hat into the...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on May 21, 2013 at 3:52 pm | 5 comments | 728 Views

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Three Danville Observations

1) I miss seeing "Star Man" walking along Danville Blvd with this satchel over his shoulder 2) I miss Geno cutting my...

Original post made by jrm on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 25, 2010 at 11:47 am | 1 comment | 727 Views

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Only in Alamo, Rolling on the Floor Laughing

Dear Emily, I walked into Safeway Alamo today and, according the people in line with six packs of wine, the Doobie Brothers...

Original post made by ROFL of Ralph N. Shirlet on Jun. 18, 2010
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Dog wash and car wash today!

Come support the Los Cerros Middle School Technology Fund at its second annual Dog Wash for Tech from 10 a.m.-noon and 1-3...

Original post made on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Lisa, on May 20, 2011 at 6:53 am | 1 comment | 727 Views

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Unemployment rates drop sharply across Bay Area, state

Unemployment rates fell sharply across California in September, including in the Bay Area where one county's rate fell below...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Gerard, on Oct 26, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 18 comments | 727 Views

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Recession accelerates Save Mount Diablo's conservation purchases

Save Mt. Diablo has been on a buying spree recently. The organization, whose goal is to preserve the natural land of Mt....

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on Dec 21, 2010 at 3:36 pm | 4 comments | 726 Views

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'Conversations with Terrorists' lecture tonight

East Bay World Affairs Council will host the Chairman's Special Program with author and journalist, Reese Erlich, who will...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Feb 9, 2011 at 6:50 am | 1 comment | 726 Views

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Obituaries

Rae Ellen (Stroube) Gaffney Read the full story here http://danvilleexpress.com/story.php?story_id=4804 posted Friday, July...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Mark Medina, on Sep 8, 2011 at 6:45 pm | 1 comment | 726 Views

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Spring Wine and Chocolate Stroll tonight

Enjoy a fun-filled evening of wine tasting, decadent chocolates and shopping during Danville's Spring Wine and Chocolate...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Freckles, on May 6, 2010 at 7:25 am | 1 comment | 725 Views
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