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<B>Economy too bad to incorporate Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5330 posted...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 5, 2008 at 4:10 pm | 3 comments | 1119 Views

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Nine Alamo residents declare candidacy

Nine people have thrown their hat into the ring to run for Alamo town council, just 24 hours before the deadline. The council...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by Dawn, on Dec 5, 2008 at 6:25 am | 1 comment | 1078 Views

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21 take out papers for Alamo town council

As of Tuesday, 21 Alamo residents had taken out papers to run for the first town council in case the vote passes March 3...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Carrie James, on Dec 4, 2008 at 5:18 pm | 3 comments | 1150 Views

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Five more Alamo residents considering running for council

The Contra Costa County Elections Division reported today that five additional residents have taken out papers to run in...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2008
Last comment by Susan Waverley, on Dec 4, 2008 at 9:20 am | 8 comments | 1321 Views

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Buchanan sworn in with Assembly

Newly elected Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan was sworn in Monday to represent the 15th District, along with 23 other members...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 3, 2008 at 7:12 pm | 2 comments | 1058 Views

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St. Timothy's bucks ultimatum on gays

Sharyn Mitzo and Patricia Pearson never considered hiding their lesbian relationship at church. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2008
Last comment by Rev Laura Barnes, on Dec 3, 2008 at 11:52 am | 4 comments | 1432 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Fiscal Crisis and Local Government Budgets

Dear Dolores, Our State fiscal crisis has potential for dire impact on county and cities budgets in our region. The flow...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Dec. 2, 2008
Last comment by Rachel Wells, on Dec 2, 2008 at 3:24 pm | 1 comment | 1255 Views

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Who will be first leaders of Alamo?

With Alamo incorporation on the ballot March 3, excitement is growing over selection of the first town council. Alamo Incorporation...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by Carol Westward, on Dec 2, 2008 at 10:29 am | 4 comments | 1214 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obituaries

Raymond Earl Donaldson Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4903 posted Friday, August...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2008
Last comment by David Raymer, on Dec 1, 2008 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 1160 Views

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A ride to remember

When most kids get to go to the Magic Kingdom and see Mickey Mouse and the other beloved Disney characters they travel in...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2008
Last comment by Dave, on Dec 1, 2008 at 12:09 pm | 1 comment | 1107 Views

SPORTS

St. Joan Sharks win tourney

The St. Joan of Arc Sharks, a sixth-grade girls national basketball team, won the MVP Pre-Season Tournament in Martinez on...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2008
Last comment by Crysta, on Nov 29, 2008 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 1331 Views

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Lighting the Old Oak Tree

Tonight, join the Danville Area Chamber of Commerce for the 32nd annual Lighting of the Old Oak Tree, 5:15-8:30 p.m., Friday,...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by B Lynn Goodwin, on Nov 28, 2008 at 6:37 pm | 1 comment | 1307 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa is on the go in Danville

Santa will be at the Danville Livery on Sunday as part of a Holiday Open House, and he begins his appearances at Blackhawk...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by danville Job's Daughter, on Nov 28, 2008 at 1:58 pm | 5 comments | 1339 Views

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District plans for new school board member

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District board will appoint a replacement rather than holding a costly election for longtime...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 28, 2008 at 8:44 am | 1 comment | 1069 Views

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Growing Mona Lisa

A couple dozen workers - artists, architects and bicycle racers among them - gathered in the January predawn at the Alamo...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by Annis, on Nov 25, 2008 at 8:01 pm | 1 comment | 1450 Views

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Pioneer Art Gallery opens new exhibit

The Pioneer Art Gallery - home to exhibits and artist studios - invites the public to a reception from 5-8 p.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2008
Last comment by Sara, on Nov 25, 2008 at 12:58 pm | 6 comments | 1467 Views

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Community divided by Prop 8

A number of issues on the November ballot have sparked debate and discussion, but none has been as polarizing as Proposition...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Someone, on Nov 25, 2008 at 11:09 am | 108 comments | 2579 Views

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Reaching out to Alamo leaders

With Alamo incorporation on the ballot March 3, excitement is growing over selection of the first town council. Alamo Incorporation...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by Lisa Wright, on Nov 24, 2008 at 6:42 pm | 8 comments | 1553 Views

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Diablo Views: The latest scoop

We have a new Wine Guy at the Danville Weekly - a columnist who will share his love of wine and the insights he has gained...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by Sara, on Nov 24, 2008 at 4:21 pm | 2 comments | 1300 Views

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Adults: Eat your vegetables!

As children, we heard the chant from our parents: "Eat all your vegetables!" As adults, we have to practice what we're now...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2008
Last comment by Leah, on Nov 24, 2008 at 2:27 pm | 2 comments | 1252 Views
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