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Sen. DeSaulnier's staff at farmers market

State Sen. Mark DeSaulnier's staff will be at the Danville Farmers Market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, July 11, to answer...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Ralph Hoffmann, on Jul 10, 2009 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 1276 Views

AROUND TOWN

Phil Hellsten, 1952-2009 : A personal remembrance

Destiny, dharma, kismet, calling—whatever you might want to call it—Phil Hellsten's determination to complete...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2009
Last comment by Bill Carmel, on Jul 10, 2009 at 8:13 am | 2 comments | 1072 Views

SPORTS

Rays are Majors league champs

The Rays beat the Orioles 3-2 on June 8 during a very close game up until the last inning. The Rays took a 1-0 lead in the...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Rays Fan, on Jul 9, 2009 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 1550 Views

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Sunrise over Diablo

Winter might bring waterfalls to our western hills and snow to Mount Diablo, but a recent summer hike along the Del Amigo...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Bobaloo, on Jul 9, 2009 at 1:42 pm | 1 comment | 1339 Views

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Fourth of July Parade a two-hour-plus extravaganza

The Kiwanis Fourth of July Parade this morning was headed up by hundreds of children in keeping with the theme, "Celebrating...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 8, 2009 at 1:27 pm | 11 comments | 1161 Views

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Community lacking character?

This morning I headed downtown with my kids in tow to set up our chairs for the parade. We were so excited anticipating...

Original post made by Alison on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Polite Mom, on Jul 8, 2009 at 11:16 am | 21 comments | 2272 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

jOAN bUCHANON SUPPORTS BART UNIONS OVER BART RIDERS

BY SIGNING A LETTER WARNING BART NOT TO NEGOTIATE AGGRESSUVELY AGAINST FAT AND STILL GREEDY PUBLIC SERVICE UNIONS THAT ALREADY...

Original post made by ED COSGROVE on Jul. 7, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jul 8, 2009 at 7:47 am | 1 comment | 1151 Views

SPORTS

Danville boy shoots a hole-in-one

Evan Huggins, 10, hoped to birdie the seventh hole at Diablo Creek Golf Course last week where he was golfing with his brother...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by Mimi, on Jul 7, 2009 at 7:47 pm | 2 comments | 1788 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 | 2897 Views

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Gotcha!

Danville Weekly photographer Stan Wharton was out at the Danville Kiwanis Fourth of July Parade this morning capturing the...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 6, 2009 at 5:40 pm | 6 comments | 1289 Views

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Fourth of July parade

I live in Pleasanton and attended the Danville Fourth of July parade for the first time today, with my visiting grandsons....

Original post made by Fran Hirst on Jul. 4, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardellli, on Jul 6, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 11 comments | 1426 Views

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Remember Those Who Served this July 4th

(Danville, California) Happy 4th of July! For the third straight year I had the honor of being one of the official announcers...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Jul. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 951 Views

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Starman remembered as an inspiration

The only thing missing from the celebration of life for Phil Hellsten this afternoon at Peace Lutheran Church in Danville...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by Dennis Viers, on Jul 3, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 3 comments | 1183 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board discusses plan for Measure C oversight

With the May 5 passage of Measure C, members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education are now faced...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 3, 2009 at 6:01 pm | 6 comments | 1129 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools keep small classes for one more year

Despite the ongoing fiscal uncertainty at the state level, members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District on Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 3, 2009 at 5:53 pm | 18 comments | 1614 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 | 2354 Views

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Buchanan kicks off her campaign for 10th congressional district seat

State Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D., Alamo), who was elected to represent the 15th District in November, kicked off her...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Campaigner, on Jul 3, 2009 at 5:19 pm | 10 comments | 1692 Views

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Congressional election holds many twists and turns

Last week's confirmation of U.S. Rep. Ellen Tauscher of Alamo as Undersecretary for Arms Control and International Security...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Campaigner, on Jul 3, 2009 at 5:05 pm | 2 comments | 1210 Views

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SRV Times Editorial Cartoon

Does anyone have the slightest idea what today's editorial cartoon in today's SRV Times means?...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jul 3, 2009 at 8:56 am | 3 comments | 1295 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville businesses might get SBA assistance

A new program through the Small Business Administration may provide local business owners with the capital they need to get...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Neal Gordon, on Jul 3, 2009 at 7:30 am | 1 comment | 1027 Views
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