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Big check for the Vets Hall

The weather was chilly but the feeling was warm this morning as U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th) presented a huge ceremonial...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Jan 13, 2010 at 9:11 am | 6 comments | 1822 Views

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April 26 District 2 Candidate Debate: Questions?

Dear Editor, In two weeks, attendees of Express Debates among Candace Andersen, Tomi van de Brooke and Sean White will...

Original post made by [removed] on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by Dee Dee, on Apr 14, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 1822 Views

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City Council to debate stance against I-680 HOV ramps at Norris Canyon

The San Ramon City Council is set Tuesday to consider urging county transportation officials to stop efforts to add carpool-access...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2016
Last comment by frankly, on Mar 25, 2016 at 7:27 am | 4 comments | 1822 Views

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Danville council to discuss proposed housing development

The Danville Town Council is set to debate Tuesday (April 1) whether to approve a proposed development that would bring 20...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 4, 2014 at 4:17 pm | 5 comments | 1822 Views

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Alamo committees face uncertain future

Members of the Alamo Community Council met Thursday, one of their final meetings now that the Contra Costa County Board of...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by Guy Sallens, on Aug 19, 2009 at 10:18 pm | 7 comments | 1821 Views

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Making Job Connections

Contra Costa County's unemployment rate is climbing to 9.8 percent. Estimates from the state Employment Development Department...

Original post made on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on May 11, 2009 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 1820 Views

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Want to shoot someone?

Volunteers are needed to help staff drive-through seasonal flu vaccination clinics that will be held in San Ramon, Concord,...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2009
Last comment by Dolores, editor, on Oct 8, 2009 at 9:50 am | 6 comments | 1820 Views

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Narcotics agents find hundreds of marijuana plants in home

A call to San Ramon police to investigate a home where marijuana might be growing led to the discovery of live and cut plants...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2009
Last comment by tlb, on Nov 2, 2009 at 9:48 pm | 6 comments | 1820 Views

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Labor leaders accuse BART negotiator of hardball tactics

Less than two weeks before BART workers could resume their strike, union leaders alleged today that management's chief negotiator...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jul 24, 2013 at 2:25 pm | 2 comments | 1819 Views

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Eagle Scout expands garden space for Food Bank produce

To become an Eagle Scout, one San Ramon Valley High student helped build infrastructure that will feed hundreds throughout...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by Marilyn Lucey, on Aug 6, 2012 at 11:23 pm | 2 comments | 1818 Views

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I Have Mixed Emotions About "Danville Weekly" Going Online Only

(Danville, California) Call me old-fashioned, but at age 50 I still love the feel and texture of a newspaper. As I wrote...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 21, 2009 at 4:48 pm | 1 comment | 1817 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 | 1817 Views

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The Tax Avalanche is Coming

It's amazing. There will a perfect avalanche of tax proposals on the November ballot. Almost all of them are being touted...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 12, 2012 at 7:49 pm | 8 comments | 1816 Views

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Dealing with hyperactivity: the medication debate

Are we medicating kids that were merely considered class clowns 20 or 30 years ago? Parents and physicians offer differing...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2011
Last comment by VHB, on Jan 26, 2011 at 7:30 pm | 13 comments | 1816 Views

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Rotary revisits Berlin Airlift

Danville Councilman Mike Doyle recalled being a young airman in 1948 in Germany during the Berlin Airlift during his presentation...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Dale Whipple, on Oct 26, 2011 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 1816 Views

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Police search for suspect who labeled banks with 'foreclosure' tag

Police in Walnut Creek are searching for a suspect who repeatedly vandalized two banks, scrawling the word "Foreclosure"...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 23, 2011 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 1816 Views

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Republican joins race for 16th State Assembly seat

Pleasanton attorney Catharine Baker announced this week that she will seek the Republican nomination to District 16 in the...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 13, 2013 at 9:52 am | 8 comments | 1815 Views

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Skateboarder in hospital after crashing into light pole

A 15-year-old boy remains hospitalized but is recovering and feeling better today after suffering a head injury when the...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Dash, on Jul 23, 2013 at 12:04 pm | 3 comments | 1815 Views

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Planning Commission will hear update on Magee Ranch project tonight

Danville's Planning Commission will again hear testimony tonight on a future 410-acre development at the southeast corner...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Derek, on May 15, 2013 at 4:57 pm | 5 comments | 1814 Views

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Sentinels of Freedom gives 5 wounded vets chance to sail on historic schooner

As the sun came up very early over the San Francisco Bay last Saturday morning, a sleek 113 foot Sailing Schooner named Eros...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Aug 9, 2012 at 2:07 pm | 1 comment | 1813 Views
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