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Letter to the Editor: Why I live in Danville

Dear Good Samaritan(s), Thank you for finding my 20 pound dog wandering on El Cerro Boulevard on Friday, Nov. 12, and for...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Michelle Chalmers, on Nov 26, 2010 at 11:19 am | 12 comments | 1466 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What do you hope to get from Santa Claus?

Christmas gifts are on everyone's minds -- giving and getting -- as we settle into the holidays. Streetwise reporter Stan...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Nov 26, 2010 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 1033 Views

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Presenting the Past: Danville Hotel remembered with a monument

The Danville Hotel is one Danville building that is recognized as historic by everyone. The old hotel is now painted red...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 25, 2010 at 9:57 am | 6 comments | 2767 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tick risk rises in the fall

Mosquito Bytes, the monthly newsletter of the Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District, reports that fall is the time...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Nov 24, 2010 at 8:08 pm | 1 comment | 1146 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bishop Ranch bounces back from recession, U.S to follow, CEO says

If Bishop Ranch is an economic indicator, the U.S. economy is on the rebound. Sunset Development Co. -- which owns Bishop...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Nov 24, 2010 at 10:28 am | 5 comments | 2380 Views

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BREAKING NEWS***McNerney increases vote and percentage lead

Our fine Congressman Jerry McNerney has increased his vote count lead to 2474 votes and increased his percentage lead to...

Original post made by Chet on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Nov 24, 2010 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1482 Views

AROUND TOWN

Food donations are still being accepted

Shannon B. Jones Law Group is accepting donations for a food drive that will benefit the Contra Costa Food Bank until tomorrow,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Nov 22, 2010 at 7:56 am | 1 comment | 1060 Views

SPORTS

Valley Stompers 18A Softball Team Tryouts

The Valley Stompers is a highly competitive “A” Travel Softball Team attracting talented fastpitch players from around...

Original post made by Steve Renfro on Nov. 21, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1962 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Both McNerney, Harmer in Washington as Congressional vote count continues

Both 11th District Congressional candidates from the Nov. 2 election are now in Washington, D.C. While McNerney has declared...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Nov 21, 2010 at 9:58 am | 27 comments | 2805 Views

SPORTS

Free sandbags for Danville residents

With the forecast for this weekend calling for rain and an uncertain winter rain forecast ahead, the Town of Danville has...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Nov 20, 2010 at 6:46 pm | 4 comments | 4176 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Cloudy weather causes up to 50-minute delays at SFO

A ground delay program will be in effect for most of the day today for flights arriving at San Francisco International Airport...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Nov 19, 2010 at 2:01 pm | 1 comment | 1948 Views

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Admiral Scott salutes heroes of all kinds

Every service era since World War I was represented at the Veterans Day Remembrance held at San Ramon Valley High in Danville...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Nov 18, 2010 at 11:10 pm | 5 comments | 1449 Views

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Used bikes can change people's lives

Have an old bike sitting around? Let the magicians at Adopt a Family Bike program restore it to pristine condition and then...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Tania Hanson-DeYoung, on Nov 18, 2010 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 1345 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglars hit downtown jeweler

Danville businesses are being warned to take extra precautions, following a trio of recent commercial burglaries during evening...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by mj, on Nov 18, 2010 at 1:32 pm | 8 comments | 2661 Views

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Osage Station Park survey results posted online

Results of a recent online survey regarding the future of Osage Station Park are now available for residents to view on the...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2010
Last comment by the dogfather, on Nov 18, 2010 at 9:47 am | 5 comments | 1495 Views

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McNerney declares victory

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has declared victory in his race for re-election, but his Republican opponent has...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by TL Nelson, on Nov 17, 2010 at 7:35 pm | 36 comments | 2097 Views

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Water Polo team heading to Italy this summer

An elite group of high school water polo players are preparing to make a splash in Camogli, Italy this summer and they need...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Encarnita Swuarez, on Nov 16, 2010 at 8:27 pm | 4 comments | 2255 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

It is getting late, do you know where your funds are?

Dear Dolores, Volumes of detailed information on supervisors' funds usage are being shared among Contra Costa neighborhoods...

Original post made by Hal on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by My Money, on Nov 16, 2010 at 8:25 pm | 3 comments | 1667 Views

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McNerney still less than 1% ahead of Harmer as vote count continues

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has declared victory in his bid for re-election to a third term in Congress even...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by Fan of CR Mudgeon, on Nov 16, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 6 comments | 1464 Views

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Democrats Pledge

We Democrats do pledge no toys in the Happy Meal but drugs can be deal illegal aliens we cheer common sense we leer welfare...

Original post made by Danville on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 16, 2010 at 1:27 pm | 2 comments | 2136 Views
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