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SFO garages get on the FasTrak

The more than 1 million FasTrak users in the Bay Area can now use the electronic device to pay for garage parking at San...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Hoot Smalley, on May 18, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 1481 Views

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All aboard! for history

If only the old Southern Pacific train depot in Danville could talk. It could tell tales of dramas in the waiting room, the...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on May 29, 2009 at 7:16 am | 1 comment | 2582 Views

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Streetwise

Asked on Hartz Avenue Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6171 posted Friday, June...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Jun 5, 2009 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 1336 Views

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BART fare hikes lower than original proposal

BART directors voted to increase fares less than originally recommended, raising basic rates by 6.1 percent and increasing...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 5, 2009 at 9:55 pm | 1 comment | 1217 Views

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Dad to hundreds

The term "empty nesters" will never apply to Danville couple Deanna and Dave Mitchell. Not only have they raised two children...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jun 15, 2009 at 4:38 pm | 1 comment | 1324 Views

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1950s 'My Little Margie' star Gale Storm, 87, dies in Danville

Gale Storm, whose wholesome appearance and perky personality made her one of early television's biggest stars on "My Little...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jun 29, 2009 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 1286 Views

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Check out these videos of Starman

Phil "Starman" Hellsten lives on in his art, in people's memories - and on video. Check out these clips on youtube.com to...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2009
Last comment by Josh & Shawna Pinkston, on Jun 30, 2009 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 1677 Views

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Danville businesses might get SBA assistance

A new program through the Small Business Administration may provide local business owners with the capital they need to get...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Neal Gordon, on Jul 3, 2009 at 7:30 am | 1 comment | 1447 Views

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jOAN bUCHANON SUPPORTS BART UNIONS OVER BART RIDERS

BY SIGNING A LETTER WARNING BART NOT TO NEGOTIATE AGGRESSUVELY AGAINST FAT AND STILL GREEDY PUBLIC SERVICE UNIONS THAT ALREADY...

Original post made by ED COSGROVE on Jul. 7, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jul 8, 2009 at 7:47 am | 1 comment | 1932 Views

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Dead bird in Danville tests positive for West Nile

A fourth bird has been found in Contra Costa County that has tested positive for the West Nile Virus. A house finch found...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by jpeake, on Jul 22, 2009 at 6:59 am | 1 comment | 1409 Views

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CHP releases more details on multi-car crash

A Pleasanton man is dead, after rolling his pickup truck over on I-680 just south of Sycamore Valley Road. CHP reports say...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Tragic Events, on Jul 30, 2009 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1252 Views

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Meet the candidates tomorrow night

Meet the candidates running for the 10th Congressional District on Tuesday, Aug. 11, in the Le Fevre Theatre at St. Mary's...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Aug 10, 2009 at 7:48 am | 1 comment | 1129 Views

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Open house at Blackhawk Museum

The Blackhawk Museum opens its collection to the public on the day after the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, from 10 a.m....

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by David McGrath, on Aug 17, 2009 at 8:13 am | 1 comment | 1213 Views

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A MAC for Alamo

No one is surprised that unincorporated Alamo is about to get a Municipal Advisory Council. County District 3 Supervisor...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 21, 2009 at 7:32 am | 1 comment | 1414 Views

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Art Space: The art of the protest - Sign Creation 101 is in order

Overlooked in the sound and fury signifying nut-think that greeted U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer at her book signing at Rakestraw...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Bob K, on Aug 21, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 2136 Views

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Weekend drowning claims 10-year-old

Tragedy struck a Danville family this weekend, as a 10-year-old girl drowned Saturday in the family's backyard swimming pool....

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Gino Giordano, on Aug 24, 2009 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 4993 Views

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Film Fest moves to Orinda; Tippi Hedren to attend September fundraiser

The California Independent Film Festival Association has moved its 2010 Film Festival to Orinda, its board members announced,...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Birds, on Aug 28, 2009 at 9:23 pm | 1 comment | 1351 Views

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DUI crackdown is under way

In an effort to curb the number of deaths that occur annually as a result of impaired driving, members of 25 law enforcement...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by CaneThem, on Aug 28, 2009 at 9:25 pm | 1 comment | 1270 Views

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What should be the qualifications of an Alamo MAC member?

Dear Dolores, In the e-exchanges of our regional and corridor neighborhoods, a common question is "WHO is qualified to...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by RandyB, on Sep 18, 2009 at 12:15 am | 1 comment | 1114 Views

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Make home composting second nature

Central Contra Costa Solid Waste Authority is sponsoring composting classes throughout its service area in 2009. The workshop...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by MaryZ., on Sep 12, 2009 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1134 Views
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