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Footbridge owners complying with request

Despite some moaning and groaning from Alamo and Danville folks living along the Iron Horse Trail, a county staff visit Monday...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2007
Last comment by Ourseveneigh, on Dec 20, 2007 at 9:14 am | 8 comments | 2379 Views

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EBMUD to begin water-main replacement in downtown Danville

Traffic could be moving a bit slower through downtown Danville for the next couple months as crews work to replace the water...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2014
Last comment by John, on Jan 9, 2014 at 4:08 pm | 4 comments | 2379 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Times Book Club Redux will meet tonight

Times Book Club Redux is from Lynn Carey's former Times Book Club and meets from 7-8 p.m., every six to eight weeks at independent...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by Danilo, on Sep 20, 2010 at 8:48 am | 1 comment | 2378 Views

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What kind of Alamo Planning do you want?

CDSI Research Fellowship, in community courtesy, is gathering community opinion for presentation to our District 3 Commissioner,...

Original post made by Alamo Neighborhoods Forum on Oct. 22, 2007
Last comment by Forest Warn, on Oct 30, 2007 at 10:18 am | 3 comments | 2375 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dozens of 'no-burn' violations on Christmas

Despite a Spare the Air alert issued for Christmas day, some residents still lit logs in their fireplaces, an air district...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Jan 10, 2010 at 5:17 am | 50 comments | 2373 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District names new principals

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education announced new principals for John Baldwin Elementary, Rancho...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2007
Last comment by Alex Eifel, on Aug 18, 2007 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 2371 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

U.S. Supreme Court dismisses Prop 8 appeal, strikes down DOMA

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that the sponsors of Proposition 8 had no standing, or legal authority, to appeal...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
Last comment by Buck Lee, on Jul 8, 2013 at 10:25 am | 40 comments | 2371 Views

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Danville Baseball group sues Athenian School over field use contract dispute

The Danville Baseball Association, which coordinates the Diablos' PONY Baseball for 12- to 15-year-old boys in Danville and...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by citizen cane, on Sep 3, 2010 at 1:27 pm | 24 comments | 2363 Views

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Alamo Incorporation: LAFCO 101

Dear Alamo neighbors, The following information from www.calafco.org will provide expert information on incorporation...

Original post made by Alamo community of neighborhoods on Jul. 27, 2007
Last comment by Carol Sherry, on Sep 20, 2007 at 4:05 pm | 1 comment | 2358 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A man of Peace??

So Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize. There is no greater evidence needed to confirm that this award is totally political and...

Original post made by Fred F on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by cardfark, on Oct 14, 2009 at 1:35 pm | 43 comments | 2353 Views

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DANVILLE TAX DAY TEA PARTY!

Neighborhood Invitation - FOR WEDNESDAY APRIL 15 Dear Friends and Neighbors, On Wednesday, April 15, 2009 there will...

Original post made by Rick on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by George, on Aug 24, 2009 at 10:44 am | 10 comments | 2349 Views

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Couple told they can't remove tree that blocks sunlight

A Danville couple's quest to have a large redwood tree removed from their back yard will continue, after the Town Planning...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Ty, on Apr 22, 2009 at 9:58 pm | 34 comments | 2348 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cal High basketball coach 'forced to resign,' implores school board to change policies

In a tearful, impassioned speech to San Ramon Valley Unified's Board of Education on Nov. 13, California High School's Bob...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Dec 7, 2012 at 3:26 pm | 10 comments | 2337 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Builder buys options on Danville orchard

Developer Sid Corrie has the option to buy seven acres on the northern side of Armand Borel's 16-acre orchard on Camino Ramon,...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2007
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 12, 2007 at 1:23 pm | 8 comments | 2331 Views

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What's up with Sphere of Influence?

A sphere of influence (SOI) is an area or region over which an organization or state exerts some kind of indirect cultural,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by Cass Stanton, on Feb 3, 2008 at 2:04 pm | 5 comments | 2330 Views

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Patrick David's offers solution to gift card complaints

People who bought Patrick David's gift cards at Costco can't use them at the restaurant, but at least they can get their...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Yuck, on Nov 4, 2010 at 9:10 am | 33 comments | 2329 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who is QUALIFIED to replace Ellen O. Tauscher?

Dear Dolores, Please read: http://www.contracostatimes.com/lisavorderbrueggen/ci_12019578?nclick_check=1 This morning's...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 29, 2009
Last comment by Campaigner, on Jul 3, 2009 at 5:26 pm | 7 comments | 2325 Views

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Chicken Salad revisited

Posted by permission of the authors Today, we shared new chicken salad recipes on this forum and in our All thing Alamo...

Original post made by Jane Johnson on Jan. 7, 2008
Last comment by Emily Carson, on Jan 11, 2008 at 5:13 pm | 8 comments | 2324 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Retired immigration judge to run for Congress

A retired immigration judge from Danville has thrown his hat into the ring as a Republican candidate for the congressional...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2014
Last comment by Truusje, on Mar 23, 2014 at 6:00 pm | 7 comments | 2321 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Five prosecutors honored for convictions in 'Dirty DUI' cases

Five federal assistant district attorneys have been honored for the work they did in prosecuting police and others in what...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Jason w, on Mar 26, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 2 comments | 2317 Views
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