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Feature story: Defeating his disability

People know Dave Romano as an integral part of the Kiwanis Fourth of July Parade. Others think of him as a Mustang soccer...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2010
Last comment by Joan, on Jan 12, 2010 at 10:48 am | 7 comments | 1091 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Warming globally? Part Deux

Where are the global-warming wingnuts? They ignore their favorite fantasy in the middle of winter but come out in droves...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by Reader, on Jan 12, 2010 at 8:42 am | 5 comments | 1402 Views

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Caldecott Tunnel construction could begin Friday

Construction on the elusive fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel could start as soon as Jan. 15, according to Caltrans. The...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by V.R., on Jan 11, 2010 at 5:39 pm | 2 comments | 861 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Warming globally?

Why is it that the global warming wingnuts never talk about their favorite fantasy in the middle of a very cold winter? Oh,...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jan. 9, 2010
Last comment by jake, on Jan 11, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 1283 Views

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4.1 quake: Geologist calls it 'run of the mill'

A 4.1-magnitude earthquake that rattled the Bay Area this morning at 10:09 a.m., centered 6 miles east-northeast of Milpitis,...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by Reader, on Jan 11, 2010 at 3:12 pm | 5 comments | 1053 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Orinda man arrested for indecent exposure in Danville

Police arrested a 40-year-old man at his Orinda home Thursday after a string of incidents dating back to August in which...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2010
Last comment by cardfark, on Jan 11, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 8 comments | 1541 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dozens of 'no-burn' violations on Christmas

Despite a Spare the Air alert issued for Christmas day, some residents still lit logs in their fireplaces, an air district...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Jan 10, 2010 at 5:17 am | 50 comments | 2498 Views

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DUI crackdown nets more than 1,900

More than 1,900 people have been arrested in the Bay Area for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs during a regional...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Bob K, on Jan 7, 2010 at 1:32 pm | 13 comments | 1209 Views

SPORTS

Sully broadcast heading up Rose Bowl parade

Capt. Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger of Danville, the hero of the Hudson shown here with his wife Lorrie, was grand marshal...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2010
Last comment by Greg, on Jan 5, 2010 at 7:19 pm | 4 comments | 1478 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Blackhawk Plaza car burglar in custody

Police recovered some stolen goods last night and today are calling victims to say they have their purses, cameras and cell...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Thankful to DPD, on Jan 5, 2010 at 4:59 pm | 34 comments | 2294 Views

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Exchange Club to Host Chief Price of the SRV Fire District

On January 13, the Exchange Club will host Chief Richard Price of the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District who will...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Jan. 5, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1158 Views

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Alamo MAC meeting Tuesday

The seven-member Alamo Municipal Advisory Council will meet this week for the third time to continue learning the business...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Jan 5, 2010 at 9:02 am | 2 comments | 932 Views

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Prime Time meets today

Seniors are invited to Prime Time which will meet from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., today, Tuesday, Jan. 5, at Community Presbyterian Church,...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2010
Last comment by Margaret Settle, on Jan 5, 2010 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 829 Views

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Saying goodbye

This morning St. Isidore's Catholic Church in Danville was filled with mourners for Tony Carnemolla, who died suddenly Dec....

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Jan 4, 2010 at 11:55 am | 5 comments | 1846 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Congratulations, class of 2009

Caps and gowns, Pomp and Circumstance, and graduation parties - it's that time of year again. Proud parents and grandparents,...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2009
Last comment by henry Vest, on Jan 2, 2010 at 4:16 pm | 2 comments | 5983 Views

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VFW Post Commander Tony Carnemolla dies

Tony Carnemolla, 74, an Alamo resident who owned Dad's Locksmith in Danville and was Commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Terry and Dee, on Jan 1, 2010 at 10:26 pm | 24 comments | 1622 Views

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Bay airports increase security after Christmas Day terror incident

Bay Area airports have increased security in response to what appears to have been an attempted terrorist attack on a Detroit-bound...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2009
Last comment by Robert Sicks, on Dec 31, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 1401 Views

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New year looks good for Embarcadero Media

A new year, a new decade, and Embarcadero Media Co. is continuing its mission to deliver local news to residents. The Danville...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 31, 2009 at 2:25 pm | 6 comments | 1169 Views

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Those popular 'Take Us Along' photos

The Danville Weekly ran a popular feature called "Take Us Along" before it halted its print edition in October: Readers would...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by Amory Gutierrez, Danville Express, on Dec 31, 2009 at 8:50 am | 6 comments | 1364 Views

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'Habitat' gets $100,000 matching grant for car donation program

Habitat for Humanity East Bay has been awarded a $100,000 matching grant from Habitat for Humanity International's vehicle...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Alena, on Dec 31, 2009 at 12:16 am | 3 comments | 979 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 1,984 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 629 views