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First Spare the Air Day of the season called for Tuesday

The first Spare the Air day of the season has been called for Tuesday throughout the Bay Area, an air district spokeswoman...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 21, 2011 at 10:01 am | 1 comment | 1213 Views

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Water line break causes lane closure on San Ramon Valley Boulevard

Due to a water line break near the Elworthy property construction site, a road closure on San Ramon Valley Boulevard south...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by Dara, on Dec 20, 2012 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 1213 Views

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Rakestraw Books hosts wine critic

Enjoy an evening with New York Times wine critic Eric Asimov as he presents his new book, "How to Love Wine: A Memoir and...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 12, 2012 at 10:42 am | 4 comments | 1213 Views

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Pleasanton police officer cleared of criminal charges in last summer's fatal shooting

The Alameda County District Attorney's Office has determined Pleasanton police officer Daniel Kunkel acted in lawful self...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2016
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Mar 4, 2016 at 5:14 pm | 3 comments | 1213 Views

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What was your worst Christmas gift EVER?

I'm doing a piece on what NOT to buy for Christmas, and I'm looking for input, so... what was the worst gift you ever got...

Original post made by Glenn Wohltmann on Nov. 5, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1212 Views

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LAFCO to examine Danville boundaries

Discussions are set to begin this week as to just how far Danville's sphere of influence (SOI) extends. Members of the Contra...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Abram H, on Sep 10, 2009 at 4:00 pm | 2 comments | 1212 Views

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Dogs happily return to Canine Corral

Dogs raced across the freshly planted grass at the Canine Corral on Monday afternoon, glad to have their favorite romping...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 5, 2010 at 9:04 am | 4 comments | 1212 Views

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Is redistricting a failure to communicate?

Dear Editor, Why are Contra Costa County supervisors having such difficulty executing the will and interests of Contra...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Arthur, on Jul 14, 2011 at 8:55 am | 1 comment | 1211 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 | 1211 Views

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Are you looking for a group to play Mah Jong?

The Alamo Women's Club has a spot for you to play Mah Jong! The group meets two times a month in a member's home. If you...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
Last comment by Cindy Lindstrom, on Nov 29, 2010 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 1210 Views

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Open burning banned as Bay Area fire season begins

Open burns will be banned starting Monday in a number of Bay Area counties to limit the risk as fire season gets underway,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 30, 2013 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 1210 Views

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Surveyer says

Don't worry about those surveyers out on street corners these days. Officials aren't thinking of widening (or narrowing)...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by beckyjean, on Mar 30, 2010 at 12:44 pm | 6 comments | 1209 Views

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Danville Library to host 'Jewel City' author

The Danville Library is set to present author Laura Ackley this week to share stories of the Panama Pacific International...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2015
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 17, 2015 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 1209 Views

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Readers Choice ballot now online

What's the best place to buy a hamburger? How about sushi? Share your opinion about this and much more by voting in the [http://www.danvilleexpress.com/best_of/...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by FanDanville, on Jun 27, 2011 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1209 Views

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Those pesky errors

The fast pace of daily newspapers and news services around the world results in many errors, and the resulting corrections...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jan 2, 2012 at 1:42 pm | 4 comments | 1209 Views

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Free pancake breakfast with Joan Buchanan Saturday

Assemblymember Joan Buchanan invites residents to attend a free pancake breakfast. Discuss legislative and community issues...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by George, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 1209 Views

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Go Obama!!

Awesome showing .. thank you all for supporting him....

Original post made by Asian on Nov. 6, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1208 Views

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Alamo oak coming down Tuesday

The valley oak tree growing adjacent to the Kinder Morgan petroleum pipeline on the Iron Horse Trail in Alamo is scheduled...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Feb 23, 2010 at 7:32 pm | 3 comments | 1207 Views

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Get SMART with new emergency service

Give your vital information to emergency personnel in advance of an actual emergency with SMART911, a new service of the...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Dec 1, 2010 at 6:48 am | 1 comment | 1207 Views

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Six district schools earn 'Distinguished' honors

In times of reduced budgets and programs, schools in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are still considered excellent....

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by Reader, on Apr 20, 2010 at 5:28 pm | 6 comments | 1206 Views
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Does Applying to More Get You Through the Door? Why More Is Not Better in College Admissions
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