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Monte Vista grad featured on hit NBC show

Katie Turley, a 2010 Monte Vista High School graduate, will sing with A capella group Urban Method on NBC's "The Sing Off,"...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Pamela U., on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 1071 Views

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Man exposing himself to female trail users in Walnut Creek area

A man has exposed himself to women on the Iron Horse Regional Trail in the Walnut Creek area six times since March, and police...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 10, 2013 at 6:24 pm | 6 comments | 1071 Views

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Court extends deadline for California prison reduction

A federal three-judge panel Monday gave Gov. Jerry Brown's administration a two-year extension of a deadline for reducing...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2014
Last comment by Julia Pardini, on Feb 11, 2014 at 2:28 pm | 2 comments | 1071 Views

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Fall Crafts Fest taking over downtown

Hartz Avenue welcomes lovers of arts and crafts and families to enjoy the work of more than 200 artists from all across the...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by rob, on Oct 25, 2009 at 3:32 pm | 1 comment | 1070 Views

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Streetwise: What have you always been curious about in the San Ramon Valley?

Even the sleepiest of towns have one or two unusual points of interest and the San Ramon Valley is no exception. This week,...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 2, 2011 at 7:08 pm | 1 comment | 1070 Views

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Search under way for armed robbery suspects at Holiday Inn

Police are searching for two suspects in connection with an armed robbery at a Holiday Inn in Walnut Creek on Monday night....

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 20, 2013 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 1070 Views

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Labor leaders accuse BART negotiator of hardball tactics

Less than two weeks before BART workers could resume their strike, union leaders alleged today that management's chief negotiator...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jul 24, 2013 at 2:25 pm | 2 comments | 1070 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: changing the paradigm

Many know Susan Houghton from her days as the spokeswoman for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and later for Safeway....

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by Robyn, on Dec 10, 2014 at 11:22 am | 1 comment | 1070 Views

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Andre and Berta are looking for a second chance

Andre and Berta are looking for a second chance What are Andre and Berta looking at with such intensity? Why are they hanging...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by bz, on Apr 19, 2010 at 7:23 pm | 1 comment | 1069 Views

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Supervisor Piepho appointed to Delta Conservancy Board

County Supervisor Mary Nejedly Piepho was recently appointed as the first chair of the newly established Delta Conservancy...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by Crooked, on Nov 26, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 9 comments | 1069 Views

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What does Alamo lose in the new P-2B committee?

Dear Jessica, On February 8, 2011, CCC-BOS will provide consent to appoint a new P-2B Police Services Committee for Alamo....

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI Research on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Hal, CDSI Research, on Feb 9, 2011 at 6:47 pm | 2 comments | 1069 Views

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Used bikes can change people's lives

Have an old bike sitting around? Let the magicians at Adopt a Family Bike program restore it to pristine condition and then...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Tania Hanson-DeYoung, on Nov 18, 2010 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 1068 Views

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Juvenile Hall counselor indicted on child pornography, abuse charges

A Contra Costa County Juvenile Hall counselor was indicted by a federal grand jury in Oakland on Thursday on charges of producing,...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Dec 14, 2010 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 1068 Views

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Streetwise: What does Memorial Day mean to you?

Recently, Express staff sparked a debate about who should be honored during the Memorial Day Holiday -- all veterans, those...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by Gary, on May 27, 2011 at 8:27 am | 2 comments | 1068 Views

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Planning commission recommends Weber approval

In a unanimous vote, the commission approved the 15-acre development's preliminary and final development plans, major subdivision...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by John Tanner, on Jun 17, 2011 at 11:54 am | 7 comments | 1068 Views

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Growing old isn't easy

Aging gracefully can be a tough job, especially in today's society. In this week's [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4580...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2013
Last comment by beth gardner, on Aug 12, 2013 at 10:18 am | 2 comments | 1068 Views

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San Ramon Valley readies for general election

The stage is set for voters to decide a range of races relevant to the San Ramon Valley during Tuesday's general election,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Poor Support, on Nov 4, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 2 comments | 1068 Views

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Alamo woman selected for LAFCO

Residents in the southern part of Contra Costa County have an additional voice representing their interests, as Alamo resident...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Jack B., on Sep 16, 2009 at 12:36 pm | 11 comments | 1067 Views

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Jerry Brown sworn in as governor, Harris, Newsom to follow

A triumvirate of Democratic Bay Area politicians assumes the reins of the leadership of California today and in the coming...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2011
Last comment by A realist, on Jan 4, 2011 at 12:03 pm | 4 comments | 1067 Views

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Commission recommends no fireworks in 2013

At its Oct. 10 meeting, the Parks and Community Services Commission officially recommended that the city not bring back fireworks...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 2, 2012 at 8:42 am | 4 comments | 1067 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
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Rails to Trails
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Mark Twain drinking wine?
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