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Piepho wraps up her year as head of Board of Supervisors

District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho's yearlong term as chairwoman of the Board of Supervisors expired this week and District...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Jan 11, 2008 at 8:11 am | 1 comment | 1513 Views

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Updating The House on the (Mona Lisa) Hill

Posted with permission of the author Dear Alamo neighbors, As towns named Alamo and Poplar throughout North America...

Original post made by Susan West on Jan. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 6:59 pm | 2 comments | 1481 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Does transportation impact current home prices

Dear Neighbors, Today, via HSVT (HSBC), a Reuters report discussed the impact of transportation access on the value of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 4:26 pm | 1 comment | 1581 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why neighborhoods protect their confidentiality

Alamo neighborhood groups, in alliance, formed because county agencies, including the AIA, operated independently of neighborhoods'...

Original post made by Lisa Wright on Oct. 29, 2007
Last comment by CCC LAFCo, on Jan 10, 2008 at 3:54 pm | 6 comments | 1515 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lores Rizkalla to speak at Crow Canyon CC January 22

The San Ramon Valley Republican Women invite you to hear Ms Rizkalla speak on "2008: Republican Women and the Power to Shape...

Original post made by Elizabeth Summer on Jan. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 12:37 pm | 2 comments | 1841 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hillary is running against Oprah in DRAG

Posted with permission of the author Oprah Winfrey is running for President. She has picked a staff member to be her image...

Original post made by Marcia Davenport on Jan. 7, 2008
Last comment by Lisa Wright, on Jan 8, 2008 at 8:32 pm | 1 comment | 1720 Views

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Chicken Salad recipes, please

Alamo needs something new! Something to talk about! May I direct your attention to a major gap in our community's knowledge....

Original post made by Forest Warn on Oct. 15, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 7, 2008 at 3:22 pm | 7 comments | 1684 Views

AROUND TOWN

The State of the ONION address

As we prepare, thank GOD, for GW Bush's last year in occupancy of the White House, we need to celebrate the last State of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 2, 2008
Last comment by Buck Bailey, on Jan 7, 2008 at 1:15 pm | 1 comment | 1414 Views

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Drunk in public results in arrest

Danville police arrested a loud, staggering 48-year-old drunk woman at Meenar's Bar last week, according to police reports. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2007
Last comment by Bill, on Jan 6, 2008 at 9:26 pm | 2 comments | 1429 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Silent Incorporation

Alamo neighbors wonder why incorporation proponents ended their communication on November 22 as noted on their website. It...

Original post made by Susan West on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by Alise, Miranda Neighborhood, on Jan 5, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 51 comments | 2961 Views

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AIM answers 'legitimate questions'

Murmurs that the Alamo Incorporation Movement has stopped answering Web site inquiries about cityhood were echoing around...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2008
Last comment by David Brower, on Jan 4, 2008 at 1:35 pm | 5 comments | 1464 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Study incorporation Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3941 posted Friday, January...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2008
Last comment by Frank, on Jan 4, 2008 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 1391 Views

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Mayor's Morning welcomes all this Friday

Mayor Candace Andersen is holding her monthly Mayor's Morning on Friday, Jan. 4, starting at 7:30 a.m. at Father Nature's...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2008
Last comment by Hal/CDSI, on Jan 3, 2008 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 1425 Views

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Alamo pledge for aquatic center expires

Alamo Parks and Recreation Committee is throwing cold water on its $200,000 pledge for an aquatic center - at least for now. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 2, 2008 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 1344 Views

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If the county is the PROBLEM, then fix the county

Dear neighbors, After reading much incorporation information from propopents of various incorporation proposals and the...

Original post made by Jim Conner on Jan. 1, 2008
Last comment by Lisa Wright, on Jan 2, 2008 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 1810 Views

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Don't believe everything you READ

Dear Forum Readers, In the past five days, postings have been made to the Town Square Forum in names of Alamo neighbors...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Dec. 26, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Jan 2, 2008 at 8:04 am | 1 comment | 1997 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Change coming for Alamo Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3917 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2007
Last comment by Susan West, on Jan 1, 2008 at 10:34 am | 4 comments | 1483 Views

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T'ai Chi Ch'uan

The room is completely quiet as adult students of all ages line up on the hard, shiny floor. Teacher Bob Kipper stands in...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2007
Last comment by vkipper@lycos.com, on Dec 30, 2007 at 11:34 am | 1 comment | 1487 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Of note

<B>Realtors give gifts to 'angels' Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3922 posted...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2007
Last comment by L ara, on Dec 29, 2007 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 1796 Views

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Danville man wins Manischevitz cook-off

Danville resident Evan Levy was one of the two semifinalists with his Southwestern Potato Kugel at the Western finals of...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2007
Last comment by Ken Brody, on Dec 23, 2007 at 4:20 pm | 2 comments | 1808 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
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Be an Exhibitionist!
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