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School board sadly accepts bad scenario

With a dark and stormy night approaching on Friday the 13th, the PowerPointing was on the wall. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by dave, on Feb 20, 2009 at 11:48 pm | 1 comment | 1335 Views

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To Buy or Rent? - insights on a common question

"Should I buy or rent?" With decreasing home prices throughout the Bay Area, this is a question that is no doubt running...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by James, on Feb 20, 2009 at 8:27 pm | 1 comment | 1174 Views

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Danville projects benefit from federal stimulus dollars

On the same day that President Obama signed the federal stimulus bill into law, members of the Danville Town Council approved...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by frank, on Feb 20, 2009 at 2:38 pm | 7 comments | 1547 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Primo's holding fundraiser tonight for slain teen's family

Funeral services are Saturday for 17-year-old Rylan Fuchs, the San Ramon Valley High School senior who was shot and killed...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2009
Last comment by Someone who cares, on Feb 20, 2009 at 9:10 am | 18 comments | 1904 Views

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Expansion of affordable housing

REF: http://www.contracostatimes.com/search/ci_11731938?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com Note...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Feb. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1273 Views

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Traffic stop leads to DUI, drug arrest

A 21-year-old Danville man is facing several charges after being pulled over in a routine traffic stop at 12:15 a.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2008
Last comment by Gia, on Feb 16, 2009 at 1:56 pm | 3 comments | 1370 Views

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Police chief will be 'freezin' for a reason'

Special Olympics event organizers have convinced hundreds of people to take the Polar Plunge into the San Francisco Bay on...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2009
Last comment by a resident of Danville, on Feb 16, 2009 at 11:51 am | 5 comments | 1290 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Schools prepare for deep cuts

The school board was handed a possible script for the pending deep cuts, at its meeting Feb. 10, and few programs were left...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Feb 16, 2009 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 1486 Views

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Vets Hall committee brainstorm its uses

In an effort to get a handle on renovating or rebuilding the Danville Vets Hall, the Veterans Building Steering Committee...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2009
Last comment by Earle, on Feb 16, 2009 at 9:31 am | 1 comment | 1130 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Of note

<B>Interning in Washington Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3120 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2009
Last comment by Friend, on Feb 16, 2009 at 12:09 am | 1 comment | 1397 Views

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Immediate voting in Alamo

For voters who have requested Permanent Vote by Mail status their official ballots were mailed last Monday February 2, 2009....

Original post made by Voter Information on Feb. 9, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Feb 15, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 11 comments | 1549 Views

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Five home-buying myths

As first-time homebuyers grow curious about the home-buying process, they often turn to friends and family for advice about...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2009
Last comment by Ernesto, on Feb 12, 2009 at 5:03 pm | 2 comments | 1187 Views

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County in CRISIS

Contra Costa in Crisis: What’s Ahead as the County Cuts Back What will be cut-- or cut again? Childcare? Healthcare?...

Original post made by Community Courtesy on Feb. 12, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1376 Views

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Town readies for return of 'hero'

Danville residents are invited to turn out this weekend to celebrate the return of Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger III, dubbed...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2009
Last comment by Trevor Wayne, on Feb 12, 2009 at 1:56 am | 6 comments | 1300 Views

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Weekly recommendations for Alamo election

The time has come for the Town of Alamo to become a reality. The community has the resources - both financial and in its...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 11, 2009 at 11:32 pm | 29 comments | 2093 Views

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Monte Vista junior wins 'Poetry Out Loud'

In its first year participating in the nationwide Poetry Out Loud competition, Monte Vista High School put in a strong showing,...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2009
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin, on Feb 11, 2009 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1156 Views

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Waste authority improves rate increases

Trash pickup in Danville is going to cost a bit more starting next month, following action by the Contra Costa Solid Waste...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2009
Last comment by Leonard Vinci, on Feb 10, 2009 at 9:40 pm | 3 comments | 1352 Views

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Big turnout for Alamo Candidates' Faire

The Alamo Women's Club was jam packed Thursday night as more than 200 Alamo residents turned out to meet with the 15 people...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2009
Last comment by Tana Gummere, CPA, on Feb 10, 2009 at 8:54 pm | 9 comments | 1325 Views

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Everything Indian

Don Phelps received a depiction of Custer's last stand from a friend for his 10th birthday. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5616...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2009
Last comment by Stacy Tegner, on Feb 9, 2009 at 12:00 pm | 1 comment | 1500 Views

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Danville party plans are final

Danville has finalized plans for the community celebration tomorrow to welcome home Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger. Festivities...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2009
Last comment by Shanta Bulkin, on Feb 9, 2009 at 2:40 am | 5 comments | 1249 Views
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