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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

News media exposes Contra Costa seedy politics

Dear Editor, It seems local media, starting with BANG, is finally reviewing the distributions by news services research...

Original post made by [removed] on Aug. 3, 2011
There are no comments yet. 708 Views

SPORTS

Tony LaRussa is delivering entertaining Baseball!

Dear Editor, When our neighbor returns for this season in Kansas City, please welcome him. I feel even those like me...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 28, 2011
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Thousands of Kaiser workers participate in one-day strike

Thousands of workers took to picket lines in support of 4,000 employees who are members of the National Union of Healthcare...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 6, 2012 at 10:18 pm | 7 comments | 708 Views

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New information released about Monday night double homicide

Two handguns have been recovered in a search of the home where a mother and daughter were shot to death last night. On Monday...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by wondering, on May 15, 2012 at 10:02 am | 3 comments | 708 Views

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Three lanes closed on southbound I-680 after fatality

Several lanes of southbound Interstate Highway 680 in unincorporated Walnut Creek were closed for hours after a man jumped...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Treetopper, on Sep 26, 2012 at 11:09 pm | 7 comments | 708 Views

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Bullying affects more than just the victim

If bullying were a disease, it would be an epidemic in schools. National statistics from 2010 -- the latest available --...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Jan 22, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 3 comments | 708 Views

AROUND TOWN

Athenian students plant orchard to benefit food bank

Volunteers from The Athenian School created a campus fruit orchard that will benefit the Contra Costa Food Bank. Apples,...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by spcwt, on Feb 19, 2013 at 10:24 am | 5 comments | 708 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Local bank exec sentenced for mortgage fraud scheme

San Ramon resident Joel Blanford was sentenced to 30 months in prison and three years of supervised release for a mortgage...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by Norris Canyon, on Mar 2, 2013 at 9:20 pm | 2 comments | 708 Views

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Middle schoolers to explore careers Tuesday

Middle school students in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are invited to take part in the inaugural Middle School...

Original post made on May. 18, 2010
Last comment by Danville mom, on May 18, 2010 at 2:17 pm | 2 comments | 707 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ms. Vicki Koc, Alamo 2010 Citizen of the Year

Dear Dolores, As a courtesy to your readers, let's announce that Ms. Vick Koc was awarded honors as Alamo's 2010 Citizen...

Original post made by Hal on Sep. 13, 2010
There are no comments yet. 707 Views

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Mayor's Morning Meeting focuses on roads and traffic

This month's Morning with the Mayor meeting started with a discussion about traffic improvements designed to keep Danville's...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Jan 14, 2011 at 9:59 am | 4 comments | 707 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Mythbusters' to resume testing experiments after cannonball mishap

The popular television show "MythBusters" will resume filming occasional experiments at the Alameda County Sheriff's Training...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Dickita P, on Jun 29, 2012 at 12:06 am | 1 comment | 707 Views

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Attend local Republican National Convention house parties

Bring a dish and bottle of wine to share while you meet and chat with fellow Republicans at the Contra Costa Republican...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Yp, on Aug 31, 2012 at 8:30 pm | 6 comments | 707 Views

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Brill's pill, distilled

This week, [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=4288 Raucous Caucus] boils down Steven Brill's monumental...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Mar 26, 2013 at 9:07 pm | 8 comments | 707 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unemployment rates continue to drop

The California unemployment rate fell to 9.4 percent in March, down from 9.6 percent in February and well below a year ago...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Apr 27, 2013 at 9:07 am | 13 comments | 707 Views

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Bay Area assessing impact of federal government shutdown

The federal government shutdown began early Tuesday morning after Congress failed to pass a budget by a deadline of midnight...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Oct 3, 2013 at 12:01 pm | 10 comments | 707 Views

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One bore of Caldecott closed due to flooding

Flooding inside the Caldecott tunnel has prompted the temporary closure of one bore this afternoon, a California Highway...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Commuter, on Jan 19, 2010 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 706 Views

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SAT scores up in the San Ramon Valley

In 2010, the last year for which numbers are available, five of the eight local high schools showed improvement over 2009....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Jimbo, on Aug 26, 2011 at 6:56 am | 4 comments | 706 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tomi van de Brooke, why aren't we laughing?

Dear Editor, Tomi van de Brooke wants to be the next District 2 supervisor. Why are we not simply laughing? Tomi was...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Aug. 28, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Aug 28, 2011 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 706 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 | 706 Views
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