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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police to crack down on seat belt enforcement

Danville police are continuing to catch drivers and passengers violating state seat belt laws as a part of a year-long Click...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by Zane, on Apr 25, 2010 at 10:41 pm | 22 comments | 2335 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville, San Ramon among lowest unemployment rates in Contra Costa County

Local cities remain among those least affected by unemployment, with lower unemployment figures than other areas of Contra...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 20, 2013 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 2335 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Former Alamo resident pleads guilty in $45 million fraud scheme

The owner of a bankrupt Berkeley wine shop admitted during a guilty plea in federal court Thursday to carrying out a two-decades-long...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2016
Last comment by Danvillain, on Aug 16, 2016 at 7:54 am | 1 comment | 2335 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Father Frank's Kids

In 1954, a little boy in a Mexican village stole some money from the poor box of the small church. The young priest, an American...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Lauren Rettagliata, on Nov 14, 2008 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 2334 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Streetwise: What are you reading this summer?

Whether you're catching up on all your Harry Potter books in anticipation of the last film or are nose-deep in historical...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Jul 15, 2011 at 7:00 am | 1 comment | 2334 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pioneer Art Gallery opens new exhibit

The Pioneer Art Gallery - home to exhibits and artist studios - invites the public to a reception from 5-8 p.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2008
Last comment by Sara, on Nov 25, 2008 at 12:58 pm | 6 comments | 2333 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County suggests 'Alamo Boulevard'

What's in a name? Quite a bit, county staff says. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3621...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2007
Last comment by Forest Warn, on Oct 29, 2007 at 5:04 pm | 3 comments | 2333 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meet your supervisor

Come meet Supervisor Mary N. Piepho for a cup of coffee and a chance to talk about county issues. The informal coffee will...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 14, 2007 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 2332 Views

AROUND TOWN

Conflicts in the Iron Horse Corridor

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, The Iron Horse Corridor created by the SPRR San Ramon Branch Line...

Original post made by Susan West on Feb. 13, 2008
Last comment by Ernie Wells, CDSI, on Feb 20, 2008 at 7:55 am | 5 comments | 2332 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State budget plan to have big local impact

The plan to solve the state's budget crisis is expected to put a crimp in Danville's financial planning, as the solution...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 29, 2009 at 12:39 pm | 9 comments | 2331 Views

AROUND TOWN

Railroad Avenue pedestrian crossing is a traffic hazard

The pedestrian crossing bulb-out on Railroad Avenue is a traffic hazard that is more likely to create new wheelchair users...

Original post made by Occasional Cyclist on Oct. 11, 2009
Last comment by Occasional Cyclist, on Oct 13, 2009 at 11:26 pm | 3 comments | 2330 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New Chabad Jewish Center opens in Danville

A new Danville couple, along with their three children, have established a new Chabad Jewish Center aimed at strengthening...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by Atheist Jew, on Mar 23, 2015 at 2:26 pm | 2 comments | 2330 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2013
Last comment by Brett, on Apr 27, 2013 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments | 2329 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Possible classified staff reductions on Tuesday's school board agenda

At Tuesday night's regularly scheduled meeting, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District will likely decide to reduce...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Alamoan, on Apr 18, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 27 comments | 2328 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Dream world for a day

Something special is happening in Danville this Sunday. People of many different beliefs are coming together to talk, share...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2008
Last comment by Abdul Zamani, on Sep 29, 2008 at 10:51 am | 1 comment | 2327 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Campaigning

Tired of campaigns yet? And we're not even talking about the candidates running for the presidential primaries. We're referring...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2007
Last comment by Kerri Samuelson, on Oct 9, 2007 at 8:27 pm | 3 comments | 2326 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prop 8 sponsors tell U.S. Supreme Court that defining marriage is a state right

Supporters of California's ban on same-sex marriage told the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday that defining marriage is a states'...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Aubrey, on Feb 1, 2013 at 8:02 am | 27 comments | 2324 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo faces glitch in new recreation hire

A new county policy, which states independent contractors are no longer under the county's liability umbrella, is making...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2007
Last comment by Alamo community of neighborhoods, on Jun 29, 2007 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 2323 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Lights, camera, action

It may not be Los Angeles, but the San Ramon Valley apparently has a hidden underbelly of talented actors. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by alexis m., on Apr 20, 2008 at 3:46 pm | 2 comments | 2323 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Exceptional Utility Bills

Dear Dolores, When PG&E offered me the opportunity to pay for three times the natural gas I actually used in December...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Careful Scrutiny, on Apr 27, 2010 at 6:30 am | 11 comments | 2322 Views
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