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Let peace on earth begin with you

Remember the decorating, the presents, the wrapping, the cooking and baking, the parties, the greetings, tree lighting and...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Dec 7, 2011 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 1724 Views

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DeSaulnier, other state senators ask tough questions about faulty Bay Bridge bolts

Members of the state Senate transportation committee asked tough questions Tuesday of Caltrans and Metropolitan Transportation...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on May 17, 2013 at 10:15 am | 3 comments | 1724 Views

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Ms. Vicki Koc, Alamo 2010 Citizen of the Year

Dear Dolores, As a courtesy to your readers, let's announce that Ms. Vick Koc was awarded honors as Alamo's 2010 Citizen...

Original post made by Hal on Sep. 13, 2010
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Cleaning up Town Square

Our Town Square forums are getting cleaned up as a part of an effort of the editorial staff to create a more thoughtful and...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Oct 20, 2010 at 10:53 pm | 17 comments | 1722 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 | 1722 Views

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Thousands gather to honor former sheriff Rupf at memorial service

Several hundred law enforcement officers from throughout the Bay Area were among thousands of people who turned out Thursday...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 17, 2012 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 1722 Views

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Be Santa's little helper

Every "Who" in Who-ville, ages 1-9, can celebrate the season with Santa, crafts and joy at the Elf Workshop, 9-11 a.m. or...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 3, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 1721 Views

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Nurses protest what they say are unsafe staffing levels

At least 200 registered nurses held a protest this morning to show their opposition to what they say are chronic unsafe nurse-to-patient...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by No Nightingales, on Aug 30, 2011 at 11:17 pm | 9 comments | 1721 Views

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District announces its teachers of the year

Two San Ramon Valley Unified teachers went above and beyond this school year and are being recognized for their efforts....

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by Wilson, on Apr 16, 2013 at 9:44 am | 1 comment | 1721 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 | 1720 Views

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Danville picks Vets Hall construction manager

The Covello Group of Walnut Creek has been chosen as the best qualified to manage the reconstruction of the Veterans Memorial...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 1, 2010 at 10:00 am | 14 comments | 1719 Views

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David Piepho, Alamo's new police chief

Dear Dolores, REF: http://www.contracostatimes.com/ci_16145897?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com Once...

Original post made by Hal on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Sep 28, 2010 at 1:44 pm | 7 comments | 1719 Views

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Congress at Your Corner with Congressman Jerry McNerney

Congressman Jerry McNerney will host a "Congress at Your Corner" today from 2-3 p.m., Monday, March 21, at the Dublin Library,...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2011
Last comment by Chet, on Mar 22, 2011 at 8:41 pm | 1 comment | 1719 Views

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Vets Hall committee nears decision point

The Veteran's Building committee met Monday to go over a new design requested from architects ARG to put all veterans' activities...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by tester, on May 28, 2010 at 4:50 pm | 2 comments | 1719 Views

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Air quality officials ask residents to refrain from wood burning this week

Air quality officials are asking Bay Area residents to refrain from burning wood or firelogs this week. Weather conditions...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2011
Last comment by PWC, on Jan 5, 2011 at 11:44 pm | 17 comments | 1719 Views

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Take a Senior Sneaker trip to see 'Wicked' tomorrow

Join other seniors on a trip into San Francisco to see "Wicked" at the Orpheum Theater on Thursday, Jan. 24. "Wicked" is...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Uncle Joe/Petticoat Junction, on Jan 27, 2013 at 8:36 pm | 2 comments | 1719 Views

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Get home safely on Cinco de Mayo

On Thursday, May 5, the American Automobile Association will be offering free tow and ride home through its Tipsy Tow program....

Original post made on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by Duffy, on May 5, 2011 at 8:09 am | 2 comments | 1718 Views

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PG&E inspecting gas meters in Alamo, Danville

Residents in Alamo and Danville may see PG&E workers or contractors on local streets conducting routine gas meter inspections...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2016
Last comment by Alamo resident, on Aug 31, 2016 at 2:13 pm | 4 comments | 1718 Views

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New EBMUD facility to provide back-up supply in times of drought

After four decades of legal battles, public officials will celebrate the opening of a new water intake and pumping facility...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Mark Lewis, on Apr 8, 2010 at 2:13 pm | 1 comment | 1718 Views

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Air district announces 14th Spare the Air day for Thursday

No logs will be burning in the Bay Area Thursday as another Spare the Air Day has been announced by the Bay Area Air Quality...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by rufous, on Jan 13, 2012 at 6:55 pm | 4 comments | 1718 Views
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