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July 26 Redistricting HEARING to select districts' boundaries

Dear Editor, Item D.3, Redistricting HEARING, at 1PM, July 26, 2011, CCC-BOS Chambers Martinez, is now planned to result...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Jul 24, 2011 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 746 Views

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BART proposes to use surplus to improve service and cleanliness

BART officials said that they plan to use a projected budget surplus of $30 million to $35 million for the new fiscal year...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Apr 16, 2012 at 3:59 pm | 2 comments | 746 Views

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Learn how to use less energy to save money

Sustainable Danville Area and the Town of Danville will co-host an energy-savings forum in conjunction with a new state program...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:05 am | 1 comment | 745 Views

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Are you itching yet?

That high pitched whining and mosquito bite itch that is common in the summertime can be more than an annoyance. Mosquitoes...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Daville Resident, on Jun 11, 2012 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 745 Views

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Local bike infrastructure bill heads to governor

A proposed new method for communities to help fund bike paths and trails has made its way to Gov. Jerry Brown's desk by way...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2014
Last comment by dbrower, on Sep 4, 2014 at 4:58 pm | 9 comments | 745 Views

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Former Blackhawk resident enters Hall of Fame

Chris Mullin has traveled from the playgrounds of Brooklyn to the hills of Blackhawk and walls of New York Pizza, but finally...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2011
Last comment by guynextdoor, on Apr 6, 2011 at 9:32 am | 1 comment | 744 Views

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Oakland A's lease gets county board approval

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to approve an agreement to extend the Oakland Athletics'...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2014
Last comment by Julia, on Jul 30, 2014 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 744 Views

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San Ramon council to make final Faria Preserve decision

The San Ramon City Council is set to make its final decision on the proposed Faria Preserve development two weeks after indicating...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2014
Last comment by LT Resident, on Sep 24, 2014 at 4:38 pm | 15 comments | 744 Views

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Alamo deli is 'Small Business of the Year' in 15th district

Assemblymember Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) recognized Mehran Hamzeh, owner of the Brass Bear Deli in Alamo Plaza, for his community...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by George, on Jun 8, 2011 at 6:36 am | 1 comment | 743 Views

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'Ode on a Grecian TurnUp' tackles Hercules, Greek life in zany play

"Ode on a Grecian TurnUp" is a zany play by Monte Vista High's AP Lit class in which Hercules attempts to rush a fraternity....

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by ben "head writer" shear, on Jun 10, 2013 at 12:32 pm | 1 comment | 743 Views

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Brown seeks re-election as governor

Gov. Jerry Brown filed papers at the Alameda County Registrar of Voters office in Oakland on Friday to run for an unprecedented...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Mar 6, 2014 at 8:45 am | 6 comments | 743 Views

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Dead birds in Danville, Alamo test positive for West Nile virus

The Contra Costa Mosquito and Vector Control District confirmed Friday two dead birds from Danville and Alamo, as well as...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2014
Last comment by Realer Jukia Porcini, on Aug 21, 2014 at 11:42 am | 3 comments | 743 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 | 742 Views

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Full Disclosure of Joe Calabigo's Salary and Benefits

May we have that please? We pay his salary...and don't be coy and say "look it up" just post it here please...in black and...

Original post made by jrm on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Mar 20, 2011 at 3:02 am | 8 comments | 742 Views

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Tour the Blackhawk Museum

Blackhawk Museum sponsors a docent-led tour of the museum's renowned exhibitions at 2 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday. The...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Duffy, on Jun 29, 2012 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 742 Views

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Give me summer! Give me books!

The Give Me Summer! Give Me Books! kick-off event will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 21 at Rakestraw Books. Bestselling...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Rakestraw Books, on Jun 20, 2013 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 742 Views

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Tri-Valley Babe Ruth Baseball Skills Clinic Sunday 9/8

Tri-Valley Babe Ruth will hold its Annual Fall Skills Clinic for baseball on Sunday, September 8, 2013 at its baseball facility...

Original post made by Highlander on Sep. 5, 2013
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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 | 741 Views

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Bay Area gas prices see small spike

Bay Area gas prices have inched up by 4 cents in the past month -- a small hike as the summer travel season approaches, AAA...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 12, 2010 at 4:21 pm | 1 comment | 741 Views

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Hosting the Congressman

Chia-Chia Chien, head of the Culture to Culture Foundation, introduced U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney to a room full of friends...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by billr, on May 4, 2011 at 7:55 am | 7 comments | 741 Views
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Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
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Not so speedy trial
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