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Alamo committee discusses disbanding

Frustration over anemic revenues and growing expenses led the members of Alamo's Zone 36 committee to consider disbanding...

Original post made on May. 19, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on May 21, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 3 comments | 1045 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Let's buy Mt. Diablo before the State sells it!!

Dear Dolores, Just think, one or more developers could buy Mt. Diablo from a cash-starved STATE government. Maybe it...

Original post made by Halamo on May. 20, 2009
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RESTAURANTS

Home Sales

This week's data represents homes sold during August 2008 Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4962...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by Iklvfmoy, on May 20, 2009 at 5:33 pm | 3 comments | 2473 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Scooter giveaway benefits Romans family

A pair of Danville businessmen, wanting to help out in the wake of the tragic death of Sgt. Irvin Romans, recently held a...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Paul D., on May 19, 2009 at 6:59 pm | 4 comments | 1232 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Recommendations for May 19 special election

All six special propositions on the May 19 ballot are the result of a flawed Sacramento budget and policy-making process....

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on May 19, 2009 at 3:58 pm | 4 comments | 1068 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SFO garages get on the FasTrak

The more than 1 million FasTrak users in the Bay Area can now use the electronic device to pay for garage parking at San...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Hoot Smalley, on May 18, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 1020 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stop signs raise residents ire

More than a dozen residents turned out at Tuesday's meeting of the Danville Town Council to protest plans by the town to...

Original post made on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by Steve Walker, on May 17, 2009 at 7:02 pm | 3 comments | 1033 Views

SPORTS

Layoff notices sent out to teachers

Last week 228 teachers received layoff notices - 15 percent of the school district's 1,400 teaching staff. The district is...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by LNR, on May 17, 2009 at 9:49 am | 19 comments | 2060 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglar nabbed after call from neighbors

A phone call from neighbors of a house under construction on Matadera Circle and an alert Danville police officer led to...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on May 16, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 6 comments | 1367 Views

SPORTS

Sixth-grade Cobras take the gold

The ClubSport Cobras of San Ramon won the sixth-grade basketball AAU gold division district championships held in San Mateo...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by shannon rosemark, on May 15, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 1 comment | 1753 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fire strikes Country Brook apartments

A three-alarm fire at a multi-family apartment building on Country Brook Loop in San Ramon at 10:18 a.m. yesterday caused...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by antonebraga, on May 15, 2009 at 3:15 am | 1 comment | 1019 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo teen putting a face on diabetes for Congress

Alex Riley, 14, has been picked to go to Washington, D.C., to ask Congress to support an increase in federal funding for...

Original post made on May. 3, 2009
Last comment by Stephen Woodward, on May 14, 2009 at 9:02 am | 3 comments | 1116 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

High speed pursuit ends in stolen vehicle arrest

A sharp curve proved to be the undoing of a Bay Point car thief being pursued at speeds up to 90 mph by Danville police officers...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Aaron, on May 13, 2009 at 8:57 pm | 8 comments | 1647 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

American Girls taking the stage

The fashion show fundraiser for Golden View Elementary School taking place next weekend will be all about girls - those living...

Original post made on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Tatum, on May 13, 2009 at 5:42 pm | 1 comment | 1074 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Like mother, like daughter

To celebrate Mother's Day this year, we held our second annual Mother-Daughter Look-Alike Contest. Our staff narrowed down...

Original post made on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Tatum, on May 13, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 1 comment | 1267 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Seeking help Identifying Assailant

Hi folks: Today, Sunday November 2, I was assaulted and battered-a-bit in the Marshall's parking lot, at about 1 PM....

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on May 13, 2009 at 4:00 pm | 13 comments | 2146 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tree Ordinance put on hold

What at first appeared to be an open and shut hearing over removing coast redwoods from Danville's protected species list...

Original post made on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Duffy, on May 13, 2009 at 12:57 pm | 2 comments | 1082 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Learn about the anti-Christian militancy in India

Catholics@Work will host Archbishop Dominic Jala of India who will speak from 7-8:15 a.m., Tuesday, May 12, at Crow Canyon...

Original post made on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by Lorraine, on May 11, 2009 at 5:23 pm | 1 comment | 958 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Making Job Connections

Contra Costa County's unemployment rate is climbing to 9.8 percent. Estimates from the state Employment Development Department...

Original post made on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on May 11, 2009 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 945 Views

AROUND TOWN

Orchard owner Armand Borel passes away

Armand Borel, owner of the last orchard in Danville, died peacefully April 19 at the age of 80. The Danville Weekly ran a...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by dogfather, on May 11, 2009 at 7:39 am | 2 comments | 1416 Views
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