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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney seeks millions to keep things moving

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th) released a list of transportation project funding requests Wednesday that he is submitting...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Pete, on Jun 18, 2009 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 1218 Views

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Second swine flu-related death in Contra Costa County

A middle-aged Contra Costa County man with H1N1 (swine flu) has died. His death is the second in the county involving a person...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 17, 2009 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 1196 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Investigation continues into Fuchs murder

Nearly five months after 17-year-old Rylan Fuchs was shot and killed outside his parents house in Danville, police continue...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 17, 2009 at 11:08 am | 12 comments | 1266 Views

AROUND TOWN

Turnover at the Rose Garden

Patrons arriving at the Burke Williams Day Spa last week were surprised to find locked doors, as the health care establishment...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Claudette, on Jun 17, 2009 at 10:55 am | 17 comments | 1279 Views

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Sailing the ocean, remembering Dad

When Mike and Pat Mahoney cross the starting line Wednesday morning to sail the Coastal Cup they will come full circle. It...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by April Mahoney, on Jun 16, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 3 comments | 1234 Views

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School board outlines grim budget scenarios

Proponents of the Measure C parcel tax initiative had less than 24 hours to celebrate before being told that even with the...

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 15, 2009 at 10:31 pm | 37 comments | 1566 Views

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Dad to hundreds

The term "empty nesters" will never apply to Danville couple Deanna and Dave Mitchell. Not only have they raised two children...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jun 15, 2009 at 4:38 pm | 1 comment | 935 Views

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Stay out of Jeopardy

I find it more than a little curious that public service announcements detailing the change-over from analog to digital TV...

Original post made by TV Phan on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by TV Phan, on Jun 15, 2009 at 9:04 am | 6 comments | 1526 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Small gym' being demolished at SRVHS

The gymnasium next to the parking lot on Danville Boulevard at San Ramon Valley High School is being torn down today. Known...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by DW, on Jun 15, 2009 at 6:44 am | 2 comments | 1123 Views

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Quakes jolt Danville

Danville residents felt a sharp jerk at 3:15 p.m. this afternoon as an earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale struck...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by bozo, on Jun 12, 2009 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 884 Views

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Danville goes to the dogs

From Chihuahuas to Pyranees, the dogs were in downtown Danville this evening, as were those services that support them. Doggie...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Kathy Till, on Jun 12, 2009 at 7:42 am | 1 comment | 1179 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What is the political purpose of a 94507 MAC?

For Dolores Fox Ciardelli, Editor, The Danville Weekly After a long week’s review of Contra Costa County District 3 proposal...

Original post made by Community courtesy on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 12, 2009 at 12:20 am | 15 comments | 1162 Views

SPORTS

Championship play

Yankees pitcher Sam Mink, No. 9, tags the Giants player on his way to second base as the Yankees head for a 7-4 win in this...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Dennis Mink, on Jun 10, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 1 comment | 1273 Views

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Who is an informed resident?

Dear Dolores, Today, neighbors in the Livorna West neighborhoods were defining an informed resident. Clearly, such specification...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 9, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 6 comments | 1327 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville man getting kids on school buses

The Traffix board, which has been working on developing a student transportation plan for the past two years, has hired Danville...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Ellen Vanhole, on Jun 9, 2009 at 7:03 am | 3 comments | 1390 Views

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Diablo Views: 'You have the right to do nothing'

A little white card arrived in my mail last week. At first glance, it seemed to be from Costco and I thought it must be time...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by danville resident, on Jun 8, 2009 at 4:08 pm | 3 comments | 947 Views

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Rose Garden wants more 'personal services'

The Danville Planning Commission approved a parking variance request last week that will mean a wider variety of businesses...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jun 8, 2009 at 8:59 am | 6 comments | 1363 Views

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Mark Curtis talking to Exchange Club

Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley is hosting Mark Curtis at its meeting from noon-1 p.m., today, May 13, at Faz Restaurant,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 7, 2009 at 11:40 am | 2 comments | 993 Views

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BART fare hikes lower than original proposal

BART directors voted to increase fares less than originally recommended, raising basic rates by 6.1 percent and increasing...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 5, 2009 at 9:55 pm | 1 comment | 877 Views

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Donations down, say Blue Star Moms

The Blue Star Moms, who have offspring in the U.S. military, are known for the care packages they send to our troops in war...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Judy Lloyd, on Jun 5, 2009 at 8:44 pm | 3 comments | 1066 Views
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