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Danville takes short term solution to problems at corner of Prospect and Hartz

With street safety improvements set to be completed in Danville in conjunction with the Veterans Memorial renovation, the...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by elsie, on Aug 24, 2010 at 11:48 am | 18 comments | 1837 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure J money pays off for commuters, parents and kids in San Ramon Valley

Parents, students and drivers love it. It creates jobs, cuts greenhouse gases and it costs just fractions of a cent. Not...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Aug 23, 2010 at 8:54 am | 2 comments | 2092 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Are PG&E's Smart Meters hurting us? Anti-wireless group thinks so

Just before Josh Hart stepped into Thursday's California Public Utilities Commission meeting to join a group of people protesting...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by OptimizeProfits, on Aug 22, 2010 at 8:47 pm | 4 comments | 1873 Views

AROUND TOWN

Annual Salary of San Ramon City Manager Shocking

Wow...there was an article posted in the San Ramon Express recently (I can't seem to find it now, curiously) that highlighted...

Original post made by jrm on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by jw, on Aug 22, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 31 comments | 6451 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

First day in the first grade

For most of us, it's been a while since we experienced the first day of first grade. In this [http://www.danvilleweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2135...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2010
Last comment by SALLY, on Aug 22, 2010 at 1:17 pm | 1 comment | 1674 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Harmer challenges McNerney to six Town Hall meetings

This should be good Republican David Harmer has challenged Democrat incumbent Jerry McNerney to a series of six town hall...

Original post made by ca11 voter on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Aug 22, 2010 at 9:57 am | 2 comments | 1649 Views

AROUND TOWN

Schierholtz pleads not guilty to DUI hit-and-run charges

Cainan Schierholtz, the brother of San Francisco Giants right fielder Nate Schierholtz, pleaded not guilty today to charges...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by amazing, on Aug 21, 2010 at 4:34 pm | 13 comments | 1743 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney hosts grants workshop in San Ramon

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11) will host a grants workshop to provide information about the availability of federal and...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 21, 2010 at 11:26 am | 8 comments | 1665 Views

SPORTS

Community Communications: what should happen?

Dear Dolores, This morning, e-exchanges in our region are discussing methods of improving community communications among...

Original post made by Hal on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Aug 21, 2010 at 11:17 am | 2 comments | 1634 Views

AROUND TOWN

Celebration of the Arts, Art and Wine tomorrow in Blackhawk

Alamo-Danville Artists' Society invites everyone to a day of art, poetry readings, Bonsai demonstrations, dance, music, and...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Leslie, on Aug 21, 2010 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 1038 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Measure J Great for Anyone Riding Public Transit

In the East Bay, and even more in Contra Costa County, population density is increasing. New residential construction will...

Original post made by Ralph Hoffmann on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Aug 20, 2010 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 1059 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obituary: David Wayne Smith

David Wayne Smith of Danville died Aug. 11 in Sturgis, S.D. He was 41. He is survived by his loving wife Kathy; beautiful...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Donna, on Aug 20, 2010 at 9:00 am | 4 comments | 1539 Views

SPORTS

Are you done yet? Final comments

Dear Dolores, REF: http://www.danvilleweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2101 It seems that Gina does not wish to...

Original post made by Hal on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Aug 19, 2010 at 6:50 pm | 1 comment | 1679 Views

AROUND TOWN

Art and Wine Stroll tonight in downtown Danville

Discover Danville Association will host the Art and Wine Stroll tonight from 6-9 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 19, in downtown Danville,...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Claudette, on Aug 19, 2010 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 1064 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Preserve Danville's beauty by limiting housing development

"I'd like to bring up an issue that, I am sure, crosses the minds of planners when housing developments are going up. My...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 18, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 5 comments | 1439 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Streetwise: How do you feel about the amount of homework students are assigned?

With school starting in a matter of days, students are preparing to say "goodbye" to the carefree nature of summer and "hello"...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Sally N., on Aug 18, 2010 at 9:19 pm | 18 comments | 2983 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Services for Justin De Young planned for Friday morning

A memorial service for San Ramon Valley High School alumni Justin De Young are scheduled for 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 20 at...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by bz, on Aug 18, 2010 at 7:25 pm | 1 comment | 2478 Views

SPORTS

Incumbents Stepper, Storer appointed to Town Council

In a unanimous vote, the three Town Council members voted to appoint fellow members Vice Mayor Karen Stepper and Councilman...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Aug 18, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 6 comments | 2115 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney introduces bil with death benefits for military survivors

Bill would refund some taxes of fallen troops By Rick Maze - Staff writer Air Force Times A California lawmaker wants...

Original post made by Chet on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Aug 17, 2010 at 4:14 pm | 3 comments | 1606 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Camino Tassajara facelift begins today

The drive down Camino Tassajara is getting some changes as a part of a $5.2 million project to repair and resurface five...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by dbrower, on Aug 17, 2010 at 9:02 am | 4 comments | 1439 Views
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