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Whatever happened to Afghanistan?

From an independent, bucolic country respected by its neighbors to a chaotic and corrupt war zone -- the last 50 years have...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2013
Last comment by Alamo mom, on Jan 22, 2013 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 786 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Has Las Trampas Rape Case Been Solved?

On 12/14/2012 there was a report of a rape on Madrone Trail in Las Trampas. I don't recall seeing news of an arrest or any...

Original post made by Merry Dane on May. 15, 2013
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AROUND TOWN

Nominate NOW for senior awards

Know any seniors who go above and beyond in their volunteering? Nominate them for the third annual Senior Volunteer Awards,...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Anita Venezia, on Jul 14, 2010 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 785 Views

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Streetwise: What do you hope to get from Santa Claus?

Christmas gifts are on everyone's minds -- giving and getting -- as we settle into the holidays. Streetwise reporter Stan...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Nov 26, 2010 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 785 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Office Protocol

My daughter attends Diablo Vista Middle school and I am very happy with this school in general. I have had to stop in the...

Original post made by Felicia on Apr. 13, 2011
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Drug activity a possible factor in explosion that severely burned 3 residents

Livermore police have found evidence that an apartment explosion Saturday evening may be connected to illegal drug activity...

Original post made on May. 23, 2011
Last comment by Darwin_himself, on May 23, 2011 at 10:05 am | 2 comments | 785 Views

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Register early for the Elf Workshop

Town of Danville will host an Elf Workshop from 9-11 a.m. or 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 10, at the Danville Community...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2011
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Nov 14, 2011 at 10:55 am | 5 comments | 785 Views

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Neighborhoods thank Julia of Alamo

Dear Dolores, In today's Diablo Vista (Alamo) region neighborhood e-exchanges there were many thanks to "Julia from Alamo"...

Original post made by Hal on Aug. 31, 2010
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Find 'sustainability from within'

Even the most effective activist needs time to recharge deeply and completely. Join this group for a mini-retreat to renew...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2012
Last comment by Claudette, on Jan 5, 2012 at 12:01 pm | 5 comments | 784 Views

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The top 10 factors that get you into college

Is it SATs or GPAs? Extracurricular activities or active involvement on campus? In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3706...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Shiraz, on May 16, 2012 at 11:12 pm | 6 comments | 784 Views

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Donate two wheels or a helping hand for adopt-a-family bikes

Adopt-A-Family Bikes collects donated, used bikes from the community, has volunteers clean up and repair them, and donates...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2012
Last comment by Tania Hanson-De Young, on Dec 11, 2012 at 7:27 am | 2 comments | 784 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Note to Governor Brown

Dear Jerry, For gosh sake don't use any bolts on the high speed rail project....

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jul. 9, 2013
Last comment by psMacintosh, on Jul 11, 2013 at 4:55 pm | 2 comments | 784 Views

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Alamo author wins Moonbeam Award

"Quickly: The Magic Spatula," written by Jeryl Ablemann and Miriam Kronish and illustrated by Chason Matthams, won a Moonbeam...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Oct 13, 2009 at 8:04 am | 1 comment | 783 Views

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'Megastorm' could hit area as hard as a 'quake

An unimaginably big "megastorm" could hit the Bay Area and California as hard or harder than an earthquake, a researcher...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Feb 26, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 783 Views

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Under fire, BART spokesman defends decision to block cellphone acess to prevent protest

In a press conference today, BART spokesman Linton Johnson again defended the agency's decision to halt cellphone service...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Duffy, on Aug 17, 2011 at 10:46 am | 4 comments | 783 Views

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What happens when you can't pay your medical bills?

It's no secret that health care costs have been spiraling out of control for years. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=8123...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 10, 2012 at 12:12 pm | 8 comments | 783 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 | 783 Views

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On your mark, get set, go raise money for schools

Whether you're in shape for a 5K or half marathon or you would be huffing and puffing along the way, it's time for the 27th...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by parent, on Sep 29, 2010 at 5:51 pm | 2 comments | 782 Views

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John Coleman elected EBMUD board president

Veteran East Bay Municipal Utility District Director John Coleman of Walnut Creek was elected president of the water agency's...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Ron, on Jan 13, 2011 at 2:23 pm | 2 comments | 782 Views

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Sidewalk Sale this weekend in downtown Danville

Enjoy a shopping event this weekend at the Sidewalk Sale Friday-Sunday, Jan. 28-30, in downtown Danville. There will be a...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Local Resident, on Jan 27, 2011 at 7:08 am | 1 comment | 782 Views
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