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School superintendent moving on

During Rob Kessler's 13 years as superintendent, the district's schools have been renovated, academic performances have improved,...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 8, 2007 at 5:02 pm | 1 comment | 2367 Views

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'Toughest job you'll ever love.'

In Paraguay, there's a slang word kids use for "cool" that also means "grandma." Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3724...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Uncle Steve, on Nov 9, 2007 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 2312 Views

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Bragging rights

The crosstown rivalry football game Friday night ended 20-14 after Monte Vista quarterback star Drew McAllister passed eight...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 13, 2007 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 2703 Views

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Honoring our veterans

A 21-year-old war veteran and amputee told students he felt grateful to be alive, at St. Isidore School last Friday, as part...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 16, 2007 at 12:58 pm | 1 comment | 2263 Views

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Danville lights up for the holidays

Let there be light! And there was, as Danville lit up the Old Oak Tree on Diablo Road on Friday evening. The celebration...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2007
Last comment by Demetrius, on Nov 26, 2007 at 4:12 pm | 1 comment | 2138 Views

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Wolves advance to championship; De La Salle tromps Mustangs

Danville scores on the football field were lopsided Friday night, as San Ramon Valley High prevailed 59-7 over College Park...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 27, 2007 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 2420 Views

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Diablo Views: Living at the newspaper

Ever feel like you can relate to someone who was in your position 60 years ago? I recently met the son of the founding editor...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2007
Last comment by Mary Ann, on Nov 29, 2007 at 5:44 pm | 1 comment | 2789 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Attacks on Monte Vista Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3801 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2007
Last comment by Verne South, on Nov 30, 2007 at 8:21 am | 1 comment | 3114 Views

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It's now Mayor Andersen

Town Councilwoman Candace Andersen was installed as the new Danville Mayor for 2008 on Tuesday evening, and Councilman Newell...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 5, 2007 at 4:18 pm | 1 comment | 2284 Views

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The doctor is in

<B> You're out of time. You dashed out of a busy workday to sit in an uncomfortable waiting room chair but your time is up....

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2007
Last comment by joey racano, on Dec 5, 2007 at 10:54 pm | 1 comment | 3273 Views

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Watching the game

Sometimes a story is a series of observations that can allow a reader to share in the experience. The story "Bragging rights"...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 7, 2007 at 8:38 am | 1 comment | 2300 Views

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Diablo Views: May your (fill in the blank) be merry and bright

Merry Christmas. Happy Holidays. How did these simple greetings become so infused with emotion? And I don't mean warm and...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 7, 2007 at 9:45 am | 1 comment | 2541 Views

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Yum, yum! It's Christmastime

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen enjoys a Christmas luncheon with seniors this afternoon at the Veterans Memorial Hall on...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Dec 14, 2007 at 4:06 pm | 1 comment | 2339 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Mayors don't rotate Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3887 posted Friday, December...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 21, 2007 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 2161 Views

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T'ai Chi Ch'uan

The room is completely quiet as adult students of all ages line up on the hard, shiny floor. Teacher Bob Kipper stands in...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2007
Last comment by vkipper@lycos.com, on Dec 30, 2007 at 11:34 am | 1 comment | 2258 Views

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Alamo pledge for aquatic center expires

Alamo Parks and Recreation Committee is throwing cold water on its $200,000 pledge for an aquatic center - at least for now. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 2, 2008 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 2068 Views

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Mayor's Morning welcomes all this Friday

Mayor Candace Andersen is holding her monthly Mayor's Morning on Friday, Jan. 4, starting at 7:30 a.m. at Father Nature's...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2008
Last comment by Hal/CDSI, on Jan 3, 2008 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 2133 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Study incorporation Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3941 posted Friday, January...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2008
Last comment by Frank, on Jan 4, 2008 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 2128 Views

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Piepho wraps up her year as head of Board of Supervisors

District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho's yearlong term as chairwoman of the Board of Supervisors expired this week and District...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Jan 11, 2008 at 8:11 am | 1 comment | 2227 Views

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Diablo Views: Letters live on

Is the written personal letter a thing of the past? I remember learning in grammar school the correct way to write a letter...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 11, 2008 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 2188 Views
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