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'Finding Balance: Glass Art in the Bay Area' exhibit

See the glass art of artists Michael Nourot, Ann Corcoran, Randy Strong, Mary White, George Jercich and more at the "Finding...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Amy, on Apr 5, 2011 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 722 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 | 722 Views

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Local Sport Clips to help with oil spill

Trimmings and clippings from the Sport Clips Haircuts store at Camino Tassajara and Crow Canyon in Danville are about to...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Danville Mom, on May 14, 2010 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 721 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 | 721 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 | 721 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 | 721 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 | 721 Views

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Livermore Lab signs clean energy development pact with Chinese group

The Lawrence Livermore Laboratory announced Tuesday that it has signed an agreement with the Clean Energy Research Institute...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Hal Bailey, CDSI Research, on Jul 22, 2011 at 12:41 pm | 2 comments | 720 Views

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Commentators identified by editors?

Dear Editor, I received a call today from an individual claiming to be one of your Town Square Forum commentators and...

Original post made by [removed] on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by Thomas, on Oct 5, 2011 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 720 Views

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Supreme Court to hear Prop 8 arguments today, plaintiff says 'end in sight'

Nearly four years after a constitutional challenge was quietly filed in federal court in San Francisco late on a Friday afternoon,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by JT, on Mar 26, 2013 at 9:02 am | 3 comments | 720 Views

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Volunteer at the County Fair

Be part of the Contra Costa County Fair by being a volunteer! Volunteering is a wonderful and fulfilling way to give back...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Linda, on May 28, 2013 at 7:36 pm | 3 comments | 720 Views

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3.6-magnitude quake shakes Bay Area Thursday morning

The quake was recorded at 5:36 a.m. 2 miles east of Berkeley with a depth of about 6 miles, according to the USGS. The temblor...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2011
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 29, 2011 at 10:25 pm | 2 comments | 719 Views

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Ring in 2012 with GNON of Diablo Valley

Join GNON's newest chapter as well as their official merge with Dreamweavers from 5:30-8 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 31, at Cort...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Vicki, on Jan 31, 2012 at 8:37 am | 1 comment | 719 Views

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Mount Diablo fire 90 percent contained

Crews are taming the Morgan Fire, which has charred an estimated 3,133 acres in and around Mount Diablo State Park since...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Sep 12, 2013 at 1:35 pm | 1 comment | 719 Views

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Laptops stolen with John Muir patient health info

John Muir Health began notifying more than 5,000 patients on Monday of a potential breach in the security of their personal...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Apr 6, 2010 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 718 Views

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Streetwise: Are you ready for school?

San Ramon Valley students are taking in the last days of summer before the 2012-13 school year begins on Aug. 28. This week,...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 24, 2012 at 9:27 am | 2 comments | 718 Views

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Parking rates rise in downtown Walnut Creek

Parking meter rates in downtown Walnut Creek jumped from $1 to $2 per hour Monday as the city also moves to a seven-day-a-week...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Apr 15, 2014 at 10:26 am | 5 comments | 718 Views

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Pittsburg man killed in crash off I-680 in Alamo

A 59-year-old Pittsburg man was killed in a solo car crash on Interstate 680 in Alamo late Sunday night, according to a Contra...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by unknown, on Aug 25, 2014 at 10:25 pm | 4 comments | 718 Views

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'Spare the Air' alert issued for Wednesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a "Spare the Air" alert for Wednesday, warning of unhealthy pollution...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 28, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 2 comments | 717 Views

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Danville Council campaigns have started in cyberspace

Dear Editor, A volume of e-exchanges have started in our region to generate new candidates for Danville Town Council including...

Original post made by [removed] on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Oct 6, 2011 at 7:01 pm | 1 comment | 717 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 2,002 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 641 views