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Andersen named Board of Supervisors vice chair

Contra Costa County Supervisor Candace Andersen, whose district includes the San Ramon Valley, was selected to serve as Board...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2015
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Jan 10, 2015 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 1248 Views

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Alamo Community Council to continue

When the members of the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted last month to approve the creation of a Municipal...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Oct 1, 2009 at 10:59 pm | 8 comments | 1248 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest caretaker for the elderly suspected of defrauding her clients

Walnut Creek police arrested a caretaker for the elderly on Saturday who they suspect has been defrauding her clients, police...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 13, 2012 at 2:33 pm | 1 comment | 1248 Views

AROUND TOWN

What should be the role of LAFCO in our corridor??

Dear Gina C. Allen, Thank you for focusing commentary on issues in our region and removing the pulpit of a handful that...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 16, 2009
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Solar eclipse tonight

Druids rejoice. Tonight, the night of the winter solstice, the longest night of the year, the moon will be eclipsed by the...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Dec 20, 2010 at 8:20 pm | 3 comments | 1247 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo Brawl

The twitter and gossip battle lines are in full frenzy regarding the brawl (punches thrown, alleged blunt force instrument...

Original post made by John Tanner on Aug. 9, 2012
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AROUND TOWN

How do MAC supporters view the role of the AIA?

Dear Dolores, Neighborhood, community and MAC supporter groups, in their e-exchanges, are discussing the on-going role...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Askidoo, on Sep 29, 2009 at 12:17 pm | 6 comments | 1246 Views

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Violins will perform with Diablo Symphony Feb. 12

On Feb. 12, violinist Karen Shinozaki will perform with the Diablo Symphony in Walnut Creek under the baton of guest conductor...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Eva Langfeldt, on Feb 10, 2012 at 8:08 am | 1 comment | 1246 Views

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Assemblywoman sentenced to 3 years probation for shoplifting

A state assemblywoman accused of shoplifting at a Neiman Marcus store in San Francisco's Union Square pleaded no contest...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2012
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jan 12, 2012 at 5:58 pm | 10 comments | 1246 Views

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Sheriffs conduct air search for suspect in Alamo domestic disturbance

The Contra Costa County Sheriff conducted an air search for an at-risk subject involved in a domestic disturbance, according...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
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Danville Planning Commission meeting tonight

The Danville Planning Commission meets regularly on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month at 7:30 p.m. in the Town...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Debbie, on Oct 28, 2009 at 1:46 am | 2 comments | 1245 Views

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AIA celebrates John Henderson

Dear Dolores, I was not aware of John's death until I read Alamo Today, October 2009 issue, Paqe 26. John Henderson,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Oct. 1, 2009
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3 lawyers sue Chevron for 'gross negligence' in causing Aug. 6 refinery fire

Three Bay Area attorneys filed a lawsuit against Chevron Wednesday, claiming the oil company was "grossly negligent" in its...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by LMP, on Aug 20, 2012 at 6:33 am | 1 comment | 1245 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tomi van de Brooke, why aren't we laughing?

Dear Editor, Tomi van de Brooke wants to be the next District 2 supervisor. Why are we not simply laughing? Tomi was...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Aug. 28, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Aug 28, 2011 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 1245 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A plaque for the Vecki House

Historians and Danville Town Council members gathered Nov. 19 at the Vecki House at 169 Front St. to dedicate a San Ramon...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2011
Last comment by Rocky, on Apr 2, 2011 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 1244 Views

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St. Isidore Church marks its centennial

St. Isidore Church is celebrating its 100th anniversary in Danville this week with festivities and students collecting 100s...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by jen, on May 22, 2010 at 7:42 pm | 4 comments | 1244 Views

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Downtown Danville comes alive

The Thursday night street fair is from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 9 in downtown Danville on Hartz and Prospect avenues. For more...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
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Junior Ranger Program at Mount Diablo State Park

Mount Diablo State Park has opened registration for the spring 2011 Junior Ranger Program for children, ages 7 to 12, plus...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2011
Last comment by Appreciative Parent, on Mar 10, 2011 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 1244 Views

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Nurses' union announces tentative deal with Kaiser

The California Nurses Association/National Nurses United announced Saturday that it has agreed to a tentative contract for...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2015
Last comment by grandma, on Jan 19, 2015 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 1244 Views

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Gas station robbed at gunpoint

A Pleasanton gas station was robbed at gunpoint Friday evening, and the thief made off with cash and cigarettes. The clerk...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2011
Last comment by Claudette , on Sep 26, 2011 at 7:58 am | 1 comment | 1243 Views
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