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Prop 8 does discriminate

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen's Letter to the Editor printed in the paper Oct. 3 stating "Under California state law the...

Original post made by Pat on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Oct 30, 2008 at 12:49 pm | 205 comments | 8786 Views

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Thousands mourn loss of Taylor Family Foundation co-founder

Barry Taylor, the co-founder of the Taylor Family Foundation, died Saturday of an apparent heart attack. He was 74 years...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by Diana Martini Sheppard, on Nov 26, 2013 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 4412 Views

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State recognizes SRVHS teacher among California's best

San Ramon Valley High School science teacher Cindy Egan has been named a 2014 California Teacher of the Year semifinalist. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2013
Last comment by Darlene Gayler, on Nov 13, 2013 at 9:32 am | 2 comments | 4064 Views

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Joan Buchanan: Resign your Assembly seat

Joan Buchanan: Resign your Assembly seat. Quoting from your campaign for the State Assembly: "California's budget is a mess!"...

Original post made by David Abelmann on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by ED COSGROVE, on Jul 7, 2009 at 4:23 pm | 29 comments | 2720 Views

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Community divided by Prop 8

A number of issues on the November ballot have sparked debate and discussion, but none has been as polarizing as Proposition...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Someone, on Nov 25, 2008 at 11:09 am | 108 comments | 2563 Views

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Ban 4th of July Parades!

These 4th of July parades are just conservative-supporting, RightWing, pro-American displays and are not reflective of Democrat...

Original post made by ! on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Bob Landy, on Jul 5, 2011 at 5:13 pm | 34 comments | 2436 Views

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Danville woman dies in crash outside Healdsburg

A Danville woman died early Tuesday morning when the Land Rover she was driving went off a two-lane road just east of Healdsburg...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 18, 2008 at 5:59 pm | 2 comments | 2413 Views

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Why Doesn't President Obama Call in National Guard to stop Occupy protestors from closing Port of Oakland?

President Obama took an oath to support and follow the Constitution and all laws. Why, then, does he not call in the National...

Original post made by Danville on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by frustrated conservative, on Dec 15, 2011 at 4:08 pm | 16 comments | 2407 Views

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A man of Peace??

So Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize. There is no greater evidence needed to confirm that this award is totally political and...

Original post made by Fred F on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by cardfark, on Oct 14, 2009 at 1:35 pm | 43 comments | 2222 Views

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Who is QUALIFIED to replace Ellen O. Tauscher?

Dear Dolores, Please read: http://www.contracostatimes.com/lisavorderbrueggen/ci_12019578?nclick_check=1 This morning's...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 29, 2009
Last comment by Campaigner, on Jul 3, 2009 at 5:26 pm | 7 comments | 2217 Views

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McNerney, Garamendi join Democrats to pass historic health care reform

A bill reforming America's health care system, what one Bay Area congressman called "a critical step," was approved Sunday...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Rainman, on Mar 31, 2010 at 12:26 am | 106 comments | 2207 Views

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An Alamo Postcard

Posted with the permission of the author Dear neighbors, Late last year, we shared postcards from towns named Alamo...

Original post made by Enrique Martinez on Jan. 15, 2008
Last comment by Grace Fortus, on Jan 16, 2008 at 4:15 pm | 5 comments | 2101 Views

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Global warming and social Engineering

The average temperature in January 2011 was 30.0 F. This was -0.8 F cooler than the 1901-2000 (20th century) average, the...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 22, 2011 at 10:36 am | 19 comments | 2005 Views

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Let's make a real comparison of city manager's salaries

Buchanan's taking pot shots at the salary of the San Ramon city manager. But wait a minute - San Ramon does not have an assistant...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by sprtndad, on Oct 19, 2010 at 11:03 am | 16 comments | 1987 Views

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Streetwise

asked at Chamber of Commerce mixer at Mountain Mike's Pizzeria Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3166...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jun 22, 2007 at 7:57 am | 1 comment | 1964 Views

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Life on 'the Hill'

Congressman Jerry McNerney has a bright blue Myspace page. Barack Obama has nearly 130,000 "friends" on Facebook.com. And...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by janice pomper, on Aug 20, 2007 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 1914 Views

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Fury wins State Cup

The Mustang Fury U-12 girls defeated rivals MVLA Lightning, 2-0, to win the State Cup Championship in Division 1 soccer....

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by jamie speros's biggest fan, on Jul 5, 2010 at 7:11 pm | 2 comments | 1856 Views

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McNerney good candidate - for Berkeley

I feel obligated to respond in kind to Howard T. Goodman about U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney. Goodman would have us believe that...

Original post made by Marc on Oct. 16, 2008
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Kids help kids by providing backpacks

Showing up with no backpack or pencils on the first day of class can get an underprivileged grade-schooler off on the wrong...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2007
Last comment by Karen, on Aug 21, 2007 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1785 Views

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Both McNerney, Harmer in Washington as Congressional vote count continues

Both 11th District Congressional candidates from the Nov. 2 election are now in Washington, D.C. While McNerney has declared...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Nov 21, 2010 at 9:58 am | 27 comments | 1778 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,350 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 888 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 27 comments | 802 views

Be an Exhibitionist!
By John A. Barry | 5 comments | 271 views