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AROUND TOWN

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 | 1119 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 | 1382 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1536 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1176 Views

AROUND TOWN

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. 1369 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1287 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 2082 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 | 1147 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1340 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1316 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1487 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1241 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Super Sully

Danville's hero US Airways pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger will be honored by the NFL at the Super Bowl on Sunday before...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by Marty Wehner, on Feb 8, 2009 at 6:03 pm | 4 comments | 1211 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Mark Curtis Holds Book Signing at Rakestraw Books

Danville, California Forget Congress! We launched our own economic stimulus package Friday night, February 6th. It's called...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Feb. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 3080 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Student lucks out with Sully interview

When Danville's hero pilot Capt. Chesley Sullenberger III and his wife Lorrie granted their first interview to Katie Couric...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2009
Last comment by Ernie, on Feb 8, 2009 at 3:53 am | 1 comment | 2199 Views

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Chicken pox invade County Jail

Officials with Contra Costa Health Services were called to the Martinez Detention Facility in late January after sheriff's...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Kim, on Feb 6, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 1 comment | 1163 Views

RESTAURANTS

Have Hope for Valentine's Day

With Valentine's Day coming, I have been trying to think of a gift my wife would appreciate on many levels. It is all too...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Kamie Johnson, on Feb 6, 2009 at 1:11 pm | 2 comments | 2637 Views

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Alamo Yardbirds closing

Alamo was all smiles when Yardbirds reopened in May 2007 but now Home Depot has announced it is planning to close the store...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Feb 6, 2009 at 10:20 am | 7 comments | 2073 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crime reporting goes high tech

In an effort to maintain services amid widespread county cutbacks and as a means of keeping up with today's cyber lifestyle,...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2009
Last comment by armand, on Feb 4, 2009 at 6:04 pm | 1 comment | 1422 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo voting begins

Alamo's incorporation vote started today - since balloting-by-mail is the preferred method of 78 percent of its residents....

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2009
Last comment by The First YET, on Feb 4, 2009 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 1306 Views
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