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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mail-in Ballots are on their way!

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.mercurynews.com/elections/ci_20562237/ballots-are-mail-june-5-election?source=rss It...

Original post made by H. Paul Balle on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on May 8, 2012 at 7:03 am | 6 comments | 585 Views

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Danville woman cops plea for child endangerment

The Danville woman who left her infant twins in her car to go shopping at the mall has taken a plea deal that would allow...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 25, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 585 Views

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Identify your needs when writing college essays

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3783 Doing College], expert admissions adviser Elizabeth...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by Dale, on Jun 27, 2012 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 584 Views

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Streetwise: Gun safety

Gun violence has made national headlines the past several weeks, after mass shootings in Wisconsin and Colorado. This week,...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by Michael, on Aug 10, 2012 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 584 Views

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Bay Area clerks' offices prepare for Supreme Court decision on Proposition 8

With the U.S. Supreme Court expected to make a ruling this month on California's ban on same-sex marriage, county clerks'...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 13, 2013 at 6:53 am | 2 comments | 584 Views

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Faith as a campaign slogan

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3089 Raucous Caucus], Tom Cushing dives headfirst into...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Aug 18, 2011 at 1:02 pm | 1 comment | 583 Views

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Dublin woman's killer gets 34 years to life

Mei Li, an Antioch resident, was sentenced today to 34 years to life in state prison for her role in the murder of a 91-year-old...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Sherry, on Aug 30, 2011 at 7:31 am | 1 comment | 583 Views

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Organizing a commentators' coffee

Dear Gina and Jessica, It seems Dolores' readers want the handful of proactive town square forum commentators to meet...

Original post made by [removed] on Apr. 29, 2012
Last comment by Brian Dawson, on May 2, 2012 at 6:20 pm | 2 comments | 583 Views

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It's fireworks time: Dublin taking applications from vendors wanting to sell 'safe, sane' Independence Day products

Applications are now available in Dublin for local non-profit organizations to sell "safe and sane" Fireworks in the week...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by Jake, on Apr 11, 2013 at 4:11 pm | 1 comment | 583 Views

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Like mother, like daughter

Congratulations to the winners of our Mothers' Day Lookalike contest, San Ramon resident Isabel Lau and her mother, Carolina...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by CPP mom, on May 10, 2013 at 6:49 am | 1 comment | 583 Views

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Watch 'Bag It' tonight with Sustainable Danville

Sustainable Danville will host a special screening of the award-winning documentary, "BAG IT!" tonight at 6 p.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Oct 20, 2011 at 9:40 am | 3 comments | 582 Views

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San Ramon Valley Fire receives second tech honor

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District (SRFPD) has won a prestigious IT award as a 2011 Laureate for Innovation from...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Apr 26, 2011 at 5:08 pm | 3 comments | 581 Views

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Mayors talk cooperation, economic development, transportation

San Ramon and Danville mayors Abram Wilson and Karen Stepper joined mayors from Pleasanton, Livermore and Dublin to talk...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Oct 4, 2011 at 9:26 pm | 5 comments | 581 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tom Cushing, what are your thoughts on local campaigns?

For your reference: “Being an effective Supervisor requires being a team player and having the skills to effectively motivate...

Original post made by [removed] on Jan. 1, 2012
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AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: What is the worst natural disaster you've experienced?

In the wake of Japan's deadly earthquake and tsunami, roving reporter Stan Wharton went to Blackhawk Plaza to ask ==B What...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Mar 20, 2011 at 7:36 pm | 3 comments | 580 Views

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Will a CCC-MAC remain unwelcome in Alamo?

Dear Editor, Melissa, government law counsel resident in Alamo, has circulated analysis of effectiveness of Contra Costa...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by [update], on Oct 5, 2011 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 580 Views

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Marchers will 'Occupy' Tri-Valley

Occupy Oakland is headed to Pleasanton to mark the second anniversary of the lockout of workers from Castlewood Country Club....

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Roger, on Feb 24, 2012 at 9:31 am | 3 comments | 580 Views

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Danville d'Elegance raises thousands for Parkinson's

The Danville d'Elegance Foundation successfully kicked fundraising efforts into high gear this year, raising nearly $400,000...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Oct 24, 2012 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 580 Views

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Danville calls for donations to complete Vets Hall

Mayor Karen Stepper is helping to spearhead a fundraising drive, which aims to raise $1.4 million for the building, and hopes...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2011
Last comment by Skeptic, on Nov 21, 2011 at 8:00 pm | 4 comments | 579 Views

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Get your Pit fixed for free on Friday

Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation (2890 Mitchell Dr., Walnut Creek) will offer free spay/neuter surgeries for Pit...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by the dogfather, on Nov 6, 2012 at 9:39 am | 3 comments | 579 Views
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Be an Exhibitionist!
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