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Oakland A's raise $130,000 for slain Oakland police officers

The Oakland Athletics has raised $130,000 for the family trust funds of the four Oakland police officers who were killed...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Linda S. Kammeyer (Schardt), on Apr 20, 2009 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1987 Views

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Teachers protest Social Security rules

Hundreds of teachers, outraged over a pair of programs that take away Social Security benefits, turned out at a March 21...

Original post made on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Hoot Smalley, on May 5, 2009 at 5:18 am | 1 comment | 1884 Views

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Streetwise

Asked at Danville Veteran's Hall Senior Center Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6014...

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by Halamo, on May 8, 2009 at 7:47 am | 1 comment | 1693 Views

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Learn about the anti-Christian militancy in India

Catholics@Work will host Archbishop Dominic Jala of India who will speak from 7-8:15 a.m., Tuesday, May 12, at Crow Canyon...

Original post made on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by Lorraine, on May 11, 2009 at 5:23 pm | 1 comment | 1520 Views

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American Girls taking the stage

The fashion show fundraiser for Golden View Elementary School taking place next weekend will be all about girls - those living...

Original post made on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Tatum, on May 13, 2009 at 5:42 pm | 1 comment | 1817 Views

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Fire strikes Country Brook apartments

A three-alarm fire at a multi-family apartment building on Country Brook Loop in San Ramon at 10:18 a.m. yesterday caused...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by antonebraga, on May 15, 2009 at 3:15 am | 1 comment | 1983 Views

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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 | 1726 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 | 2828 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 | 1532 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 | 1331 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 | 1401 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 | 1428 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 | 1889 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 | 1599 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 | 2191 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 | 1540 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 | 1400 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 | 1219 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 | 1299 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 | 1496 Views
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