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Contra Costa County starts taking control of state prisoners

State and local officials have worked together for months preparing for the transfer to local government of funds and a range...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2011
Last comment by mj, on Oct 11, 2011 at 9:11 am | 2 comments | 782 Views

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PG&E offers hot weather tips

As summer officially begins on Wednesday, PG&E officials are urging customers to prepare for rising temperatures and extreme...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Jun 21, 2012 at 9:27 am | 2 comments | 782 Views

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Benefit for Marin Baseball Player At Norms Sat.

 Please keep this in mind Sat when heading out to lunch or dinner. On Saturday, April 17th all day, you can dine at Rocco's...

Original post made by Danville Mom on Apr. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 781 Views

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Of writing and motherhood

As a mom, it can be tough to balance life, let alone working towards a long-held passion. Yet, by combining the two, local...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
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RV show returns to fairgrounds along with public's interest in recreational travel

With interest in traveling in motor homes and RVs on the rise, attendance at the 16th Annual Northern California Fall RV...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Sep 9, 2010 at 5:40 am | 1 comment | 781 Views

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Soroptimists praised by McNerney before Congress

A women's service group from the San Ramon Valley has been recognized by the House of Representatives, with the help of Congressman...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Apr 6, 2011 at 3:15 pm | 7 comments | 781 Views

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Unionized Castlewood workers ask City Council to support labor agency's rule to end lockout

Union members, who said they are among those who were locked out of their jobs two years ago in a wage and benefit dispute...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Dale Summers, on Aug 23, 2012 at 2:28 pm | 5 comments | 781 Views

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UPDATE: Evacuations lifted as firefighters continue to battle 'Morgan fire,' now 70 percent contained

Mandatory evacuations for residents in the area of the 3,243-acre Morgan fire were lifted Tuesday afternoon and most roads...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Sep 12, 2013 at 9:45 am | 4 comments | 781 Views

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'Friends' give $74,500 to library

True friends step forward in a time of need. And, although the Friends of the Danville Library has been helping out since...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin, on Oct 9, 2009 at 10:42 am | 1 comment | 780 Views

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Streetwise: Technological innovations

While we haven't quite lived up to "2001: A Space Odyssey" and that whole flying car thing hasn't planned out, Danville residents...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 3, 2011 at 12:48 pm | 3 comments | 780 Views

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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
There are no comments yet. 780 Views

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Seeking Tri-Valley heroes

The Danville Express will recognize the true, yet often anonymous, Tri-Valley Heroes this holiday season with several awards....

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by SALLY, on Aug 14, 2012 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 780 Views

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BART strike blocked but contract negotiations remain stalled

BART negotiations between management and two worker unions ended Sunday evening with little progress, but trains will be...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2013
Last comment by William, on Aug 12, 2013 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 780 Views

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Only in Alamo, Rolling on the Floor Laughing

Dear Emily, I walked into Safeway Alamo today and, according the people in line with six packs of wine, the Doobie Brothers...

Original post made by ROFL of Ralph N. Shirlet on Jun. 18, 2010
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Art and Wine Stroll tonight in downtown Danville

Discover Danville Association will host the Art and Wine Stroll tonight from 6-9 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 19, in downtown Danville,...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Claudette, on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 779 Views

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Two injured in Walnut Creek stabbing

Two people are being treated for multiple stab wounds after an argument turned violent outside a car wash on North Main Street...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 28, 2011 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 779 Views

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Post offices that might close

http://about.usps.com/news/electronic-press-kits/expandedaccess/states/california.htm Surprisingly closing the Diablo...

Original post made by Nick on Jul. 26, 2011
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What will be the important stories of 2012?

Dear Editor, Joyous wishes for the holidays to your readers, EMCEB staff and you. This morning, many among local e-exchanges,...

Original post made by Harald A. Bailey on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by Dickita P, on Dec 25, 2011 at 4:15 pm | 1 comment | 779 Views

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SafeCat Foundation comedy show fundraiser

I'd like to invite the community to an entertaining and awesome event to help the kitties in a local animal rescue organization...SafeCat...

Original post made by Aubrey B. on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Dorothy, on Apr 13, 2012 at 7:25 am | 2 comments | 779 Views

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Blue Shield of California 59% Premium Increase

Okay here we go, no coincidence this shocking increase is announced the day after the transition of power in the House...

Original post made by jrm on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by American, on Jan 8, 2011 at 8:26 am | 3 comments | 778 Views
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