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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 | 1050 Views

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Free bra fittings tonight

Essential Bodywear will offer the women of the Bay Area with free bra fittings tonight from 5-6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 10,...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by Duffy, on Feb 10, 2011 at 9:17 am | 3 comments | 1050 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

President Obama vs Jeremy Lin

New York Times is reporting that President Obama was quoted as saying that "He was the Miami Heat, and Romney was Jeremy...

Original post made by Q on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Voter, on Sep 5, 2012 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 1050 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 | 1050 Views

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County supervisors approve multi-housing smoking ban

Contra Costa County supervisors have passed an ordinance that bans smoking in multi-unit housing complexes, according to...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by American, on Sep 29, 2010 at 8:42 pm | 3 comments | 1049 Views

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Redrawing school boundary lines off the table

One of the options to relieve overcrowding in some San Ramon Valley elementary schools is apparently off the table, much...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:38 pm | 3 comments | 1049 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 | 1049 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 | 1049 Views

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Alamo Today, Sharon Burke and the AIA: a good READ!

Dear Dolores and neighbors, In the Alamo Today arriving in your mail, you will find some quality review of Alamo area...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jun. 30, 2009
Last comment by Halamo, on Jun 30, 2009 at 8:29 pm | 5 comments | 1048 Views

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Boxer, Feinstein call on federal agency to inspect California pipelines

California's senators urged a federal agency Monday to immediately order inspections of interstate natural gas pipelines...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Sep 15, 2010 at 3:09 pm | 7 comments | 1048 Views

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Redistricting: the next step

Redistricting workshops are over and supervisors have input to interpret, likely to their own political interests, in making...

Original post made by [removed] on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 4, 2011 at 7:09 pm | 2 comments | 1048 Views

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University founder facing federal charges blocked from opening new campus

Even as she was facing charges for running a bogus university, Susan Su was working to set up another non-credited university...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 24, 2013 at 1:37 pm | 2 comments | 1048 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 | 1048 Views

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How do MAC supporters view the role of the AIA?

Dear Dolores, Neighborhood, community and MAC supporter groups, in their e-exchanges, are discussing the on-going role...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Askidoo, on Sep 29, 2009 at 12:17 pm | 6 comments | 1047 Views

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Exchange Club to host LAFCO Executive Officer

The Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley is hosting Lou Ann Texeira, Executive Director of the Contra Costa Local Agency...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Oct. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1047 Views

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Open campus proposed to allow access to research at local labs

Congressman John Garamendi (D-Walnut Grove) is hoping that developing green technology and clean energy sources can do for...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on May 13, 2010 at 11:49 am | 2 comments | 1047 Views

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EBMUD board approves increase in water rates

East Bay Municipal Utility District directors voted unanimously today to approve a two-year operating budget that calls for...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Dan From San Ramon, on Jun 17, 2011 at 10:24 am | 9 comments | 1047 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police ask for help in locating missing teen

The Pleasanton Police Department is asking people to keep their eyes open for a 15-year-old girl who has been reported missing....

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2011
Last comment by Marie, on Nov 6, 2011 at 10:40 pm | 1 comment | 1047 Views

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Pittsburg man killed in crash off I-680 in Alamo

A 59-year-old Pittsburg man was killed in a solo car crash on Interstate 680 in Alamo late Sunday night, according to a Contra...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by unknown, on Aug 25, 2014 at 10:25 pm | 4 comments | 1047 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 | 1047 Views
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Begging to Differ
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