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Danville Council to discuss open seat

The recent death of Danville Town Councilman Mike Shimansky has left a void in town leadership. And his fellow members have...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Rich, on Oct 3, 2009 at 5:46 pm | 5 comments | 972 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama and the Olympics

Question: Why wasn't Obama able to bring the Olympics to Chicago? Answer: Because lying isn't an Olympic sport....

Original post made by Fred F on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by non-zombie, on Oct 3, 2009 at 5:04 pm | 8 comments | 1278 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Breakfast for Hawkins' medical fund

Come to a gourmet breakfast to benefit Miss Julie Hawkins' Medical Fund, sponsored by the Alamo Women's Club. Plan to meet...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 1 comment | 919 Views

RESTAURANTS

Danville girl jumps for the bronze

Allegra Aiuto, 15, captures the bronze at the North American Junior Young Rider championships in Lexington, Ky. Allegra attends...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 1 comment | 2095 Views

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Mustangs prevail over Pittsburg High

Monte Vista Mustangs wide receiver Bryce McGovern makes an over-the-shoulder catch for a big gain against Pittsurg High last...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 796 Views

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'Tropical storm' hits San Ramon Valley

Lightning flashes and cracking thunder awakened San Ramon Valley residents early Saturday morning, the far-reaching effect...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 1 comment | 898 Views

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McNerney to present information on military academies

High school students interested in attending a military service academy can attend an information session Thursday night...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 10 comments | 1021 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Online drug monitoring targets 'doctor shoppers'

A new program unveiled Tuesday by California Attorney General Jerry Brown will provide doctors, pharmacists and police with...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 6 comments | 1369 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deputy Glasser is Citizen of the Year

Sheriff's Deputy Elmer Glasser was chosen by Alamo Rotary as its 2009 Citizen of the Year, for representing "the very best...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 8 comments | 1141 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Daylight burglary nets jewels, car

A Danville resident who left her home for a few hours returned to find that during her absence someone had entered her home...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 4 comments | 1194 Views

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Recycled water is goal for EBMUD

East Bay Municipal Utility District is concentrating on the ability to use recycled water throughout the community as it...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 5 comments | 1032 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Epicure: Garlic: The Mystical Food

Garlic has been lovingly nicknamed the "stinking rose" yet it is actually a member of the lily family, cousin to onions,...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 2838 Views

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Pizza parlor on probation after reported rat sighting

A customer complaint about an alleged rat sighting filed with the county has resulted in a ruling of probation against the...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:06 am | 9 comments | 2109 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two days of 'Art in the Park'

From paintings and ceramics to photography and jewelry, Danville's Art in the Park offers a rare opportunity to find one-of-a-kind...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Izzy, on Oct 2, 2009 at 12:16 pm | 1 comment | 906 Views

AROUND TOWN

Help save The Willows Theatre

The Bay Area is about to lose another theatre. The Willows Theatre in Concord & Martinez faces severe financial difficulties...

Original post made by Willows Theatre Company on Oct. 2, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1174 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crews on scene of San Ramon house fire

More than two dozen firefighters with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District have contained a fire in a single family...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Kurt the Hurt, on Oct 2, 2009 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 1106 Views

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Thank you, Geoff Gillette

Dear Geoff, Neighborhoods this morning are thanking you for coverage in our Diablo Vista (Alamo) region and "being there"...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Oct. 2, 2009
There are no comments yet. 860 Views

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Diablo Views: A comfortable chair, a cup of coffee and thou

This is it. My final column in the Danville Weekly, which this week concludes its print edition. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Oct 2, 2009 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 929 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

the times, they are a-changin'

Here is what our readers should know about the new DanvilleExpress.com: Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6739...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Oct 2, 2009 at 8:08 am | 1 comment | 1256 Views

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Alamo Community Council to continue

When the members of the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted last month to approve the creation of a Municipal...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Oct 1, 2009 at 10:59 pm | 8 comments | 880 Views
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