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No changes in Danville PD for now

Danville Town Council members said they would be proud if the town had its own Police Department but agreed this is not the...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Bob K, on Mar 11, 2010 at 4:26 pm | 1 comment | 676 Views

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Taking control of the admissions process

Over the past few weeks, many readers have asked how they can get their kids into the most elite colleges and universities....

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by Mary travers, on Feb 9, 2011 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 676 Views

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Air district announces 14th Spare the Air day for Thursday

No logs will be burning in the Bay Area Thursday as another Spare the Air Day has been announced by the Bay Area Air Quality...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by rufous, on Jan 13, 2012 at 6:55 pm | 4 comments | 676 Views

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Chevron pays out $10 million for refinery fire claims

Chevron has paid about $10 million to cover medical expenses and other claims in the wake of the fire at its Richmond refinery...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by Audrey, on Feb 4, 2013 at 1:24 pm | 4 comments | 676 Views

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Work begins on Vasco Road to help improve its 'treacherous' reputation

Construction crews broke ground Monday on the first phase of the Vasco Road Safety Improvement Project in eastern Contra...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by alyson colton, on May 25, 2010 at 8:34 pm | 2 comments | 675 Views

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Sun Power?

The headline in today's newspaper notes that Brown wants California to be powered by the sun's rays. Why not? It's governed...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jul. 25, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Jul 25, 2011 at 7:22 am | 1 comment | 675 Views

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Is your business crying wolf?

Town of Danville's Police Department wants your business to be protected by making sure your employees are familiar with...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Oct 25, 2011 at 8:55 am | 2 comments | 675 Views

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Jewelry store robbery ends in fatal shooting of suspect

A robbery attempt at a jewelry store on San Ramon Valley Boulevard in San Ramon resulted in a fatal shooting of the suspect...

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Frank delRio, on Jun 2, 2012 at 12:39 am | 10 comments | 675 Views

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Con Fire is overfunded already

The new tax asked for by our comfortable living Supervisors will hurt everyone who is barely making it. Supervisors sold...

Original post made by Taxed to Death on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Policy of Truth, on Jan 15, 2013 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 675 Views

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Operation USA (OP USA)

I wanted to inform readers about a wonderful charity organization called Operation USA (or OP USA). Unlike most charity...

Original post made by Bayareamom on Nov. 6, 2012
There are no comments yet. 675 Views

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Danville Council meets tonight

Danville Farmers Market is on the agenda for the Town Council meeting at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 2. Market Manager Max...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Mar 2, 2010 at 5:39 pm | 1 comment | 674 Views

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Folded Circle Two Rings

Anyone who regularly drives north on I-680 has probably thought about that huge metal sculpture that sits atop the sign for...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kathy, on Jun 20, 2011 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 674 Views

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The backlash against Netflix as an invitation

Dear Editor, As we read AP, http://www.mercurynews.com/business/ci_18468879?source=email, we can see the invitation to...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 13, 2011
There are no comments yet. 674 Views

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Doors Legacy band to perform at Firehouse

The Doors Legacy Band will recreate the late-1960s sound and feel of Jim Morrison's Doors in a vintage rock concert experience...

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by InAlamo, on May 31, 2012 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 674 Views

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Former sheriff Warren Rupf dies

Retired Contra Costa County Sheriff Warren E. Rupf died Thursday after a bout with leukemia, according to the sheriff's office....

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by John, on Aug 15, 2012 at 8:36 am | 3 comments | 674 Views

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Stabbing suspect arrested in Manteca

The Livermore man wanted in a Nov. 14 stabbing in Pleasanton has been arrested. Jesse Serpa, 33, was taken into custody at...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2012
Last comment by William, on Nov 28, 2012 at 9:32 am | 1 comment | 674 Views

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Welcome home Pfc. James Victor Stanton

Show your support for the troops at an Operation Welcome Home for US Army Pfc. James Victor Stanton at 2 p.m. on Saturday,...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by Vicki Hughes, on Mar 29, 2013 at 10:22 am | 2 comments | 674 Views

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County Fair outpaces all others

The Alameda County Fair, with a 21.5 percent increase in attendance last year, has outpaced all the Top 50 Fairs in America...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by James, on Feb 4, 2010 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 673 Views

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Economics 101

There are tons of advertisements about the many great sales on now. The papers and on-line news sites are full of them....

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jul. 29, 2011
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Masked group robs gas station, shoots at customer

Six armed, masked suspects robbed a Valero gas station in Walnut Creek early this morning. Clad in masks and hoods, the suspects...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2011
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