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Repairs under way on Mt. Diablo beacon

Volunteers will replace the lead-based paint peeling on the beacon and properly repaint the Eye with weather resistant paint....

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Apr 19, 2013 at 8:49 am | 1 comment | 662 Views

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Learn about the fundamentals of creating a nation in'Breaking Iraq'

Colonel Ted Spain, retired commander of the 18th Military Police Brigade during the first year of Operation Iraqi Freedom,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Wes Spain, on May 30, 2013 at 5:35 pm | 1 comment | 662 Views

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Bay Area's long-term plans draw criticism

More than 400 people attended Contra Costa County's Plan Bay Area workshop -- which aims to gather public opinion on long-range...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
Last comment by Mike McCormack, on Jan 26, 2012 at 11:48 am | 6 comments | 661 Views

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Bike to Work Day is May 12

Bike to Work Day is a statewide annual celebration of bicycling and Bishop Ranch Transportation Association will host all-day...

Original post made on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by Pedal (not so much) Power, on May 12, 2011 at 9:48 pm | 2 comments | 660 Views

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BART protesters march through the streets, no service distruptions reported

About two-dozen anti-BART protesters marched along San Francisco's Market Street this evening in the fifth consecutive Monday...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by HerpDerp, on Sep 13, 2011 at 11:16 pm | 2 comments | 660 Views

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Streetwise: Are you ready for school?

Temperatures may be rising but summer is winding down for students in the San Ramon Valley, who officially begin school on...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Aug 21, 2011 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 659 Views

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Smoke In the Air

Anyboday know the source of all the smoke drifting over Danville just now?...

Original post made by Las Trampas on Oct. 24, 2011
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Michael Ortada Status

I miss his periodic comments, has he moved on?...

Original post made by jrm on Jan. 26, 2012
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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 | 659 Views

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Let's talk science

Young scientists are cropping up like wildflowers in the springtime. The winners from St. Isidore School's science fair went...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2010
Last comment by Stuart, on Mar 28, 2010 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 658 Views

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Pleasanton police investigate two weekend armed holdups

Two separate armed robberies took place in Pleasanton over Presidents Day weekend, and police say they have "excellent leads"...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by Gretchen, on Feb 22, 2012 at 10:18 am | 1 comment | 655 Views

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Candidate Profile for Mary Piepho?

Dear Gina and Jessica, Since district 3 is part of our region, would you provide Diablo, Blackhawk and Tassajara Valley...

Original post made by [removed] on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by offended reader, on Apr 24, 2012 at 9:23 am | 5 comments | 655 Views

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Contra Costa County seeks poll workers

Contra Costa County is looking for poll workers for Danville, San Ramon and other county polling places in advance of next...

Original post made on May. 29, 2014
Last comment by Kathy, on May 29, 2014 at 10:18 am | 1 comment | 655 Views

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Financial adviser sentenced for stealing $5.4 million

Steven Kobayashi, 39, has been sentenced in federal court in Oakland to more than five years in prison for stealing $5.4...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2011
Last comment by KOBYKOBY, on Sep 25, 2011 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 654 Views

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Looking for jewelry artist

Hi there, I'm looking for a local jewelry maker whose work was sold at 'Sage' in Alamo. They sold silver stamped charms,...

Original post made by Shelley B. on Sep. 29, 2011
Last comment by Ginny, on Nov 5, 2011 at 11:22 am | 1 comment | 654 Views

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Inspiring conference for those who work with young people

Mt. Diablo Peace and Justice Center will host an innovative and inspiring all-day conference for anyone who works with young...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Jan 3, 2012 at 1:41 pm | 2 comments | 654 Views

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Register for the Greater Danville Open Golf Tournament

Danville Rotary's 20th annual Greater Danville Open Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, June 3 at the Blackhawk Country...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Terry, on May 31, 2013 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 654 Views

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Cross-town rivalry game this Tuesday

Monte Vista men's and women's varsity Soccer will face their rivals, the San Ramon Valley High Wolves, on Tuesday, Jan. 17...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by oh!riley, on Jan 18, 2012 at 9:27 am | 4 comments | 652 Views

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Smartphone anti-theft legislation fails to pass State Senate

Legislation that would require smartphones to come equipped with an anti-theft deterrent known as a "kill switch" failed...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on May 2, 2014 at 3:43 pm | 2 comments | 652 Views

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Streetwise: Holiday purchases

While U.S. auto manufacturers report increased profits, Black Friday reports show huge increases in shoppers and jobless...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2011
Last comment by Shopless This Year, on Dec 2, 2011 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 650 Views
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