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Come run for the Romans family

Forward Motion's Wednesday night run this week is a fundraiser for the family of Sgt. Erv Romans, a Danville resident who...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Dawn, on Apr 1, 2009 at 3:22 pm | 2 comments | 1155 Views

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"Free pets with subscription" item had us howling!

... although we think you should know that, contrary to your story line, our Alpha-human often uses your publication as a...

Original post made by The collies on Apr. 1, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1242 Views

AROUND TOWN

Energy efficient grants for county

Contra Costa County will receive $3.6 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to be used on energy efficiency...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 31, 2009 at 7:31 pm | 8 comments | 1302 Views

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Step into the past

Boys beating the summer heat in an old swimming hole in the San Ramon Creek. Potluck socials every Saturday night in front...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by Joan Villaire, on Mar 31, 2009 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 1538 Views

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$25 discount for AIA membership

Dear Dolores, Alamo region neighbors received an offering of a $25 discount to join the Alamo Improvement Association...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 31, 2009 at 9:43 am | 6 comments | 1369 Views

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Anonymity: The good, the bad and the ugly

The Town Square forum at www.DanvilleWeekly.com allows people to post comments anonymously. We prefer that people register...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Southern Boy, on Mar 31, 2009 at 3:57 am | 3 comments | 1542 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Art - and artists - of the Valley

This painting of Mount Diablo from Tao House, by Stephen Sanfilippo, is on display in the "Artists of the Valley" exhibit...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
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Alamo fire live online

A smoldering fire in the Alamo hills can be watched right now on the San Ramon Valley Protection District [http://www.srvfpd.dst.ca.us/cam.htm...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 30, 2009 at 7:36 pm | 5 comments | 2131 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Should we assume that SRVUSD has leadership?

Dear Dolores, We have little connection to SRVUSD board and management since Joan Buchanan left and we cannot know if...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 30, 2009
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville man among slain Oakland officers

Ervin Romans of Danville was one of the three Oakland police officers shot and killed yesterday by a man on parole. Romans,...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Judith B., on Mar 27, 2009 at 11:43 am | 32 comments | 2399 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Now it's Police Chief Capt. Wenzel

Danville Police Chief Chris Wenzel was promoted to captain recently, an unusual promotion for a deputy with the Sheriff's...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Halamo, on Mar 27, 2009 at 9:13 am | 2 comments | 1618 Views

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Streetwise

Asked at Danville Square Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5834 posted Friday, March...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 27, 2009 at 7:30 am | 1 comment | 1237 Views

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A hero's welcome

It was a 26-motorcycle salute for Army Specialist Robert D. Maggio. More than two dozen bikers from the Patriot Guard Riders...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Quriss Whitehead, on Mar 26, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 3 comments | 1401 Views

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Water, water everywhere?

What is going on with the seemingly unending stream of water flowing down Hartz Ave? It seems to start around the Podva...

Original post made by Triogenes on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 26, 2009 at 9:05 am | 1 comment | 1529 Views

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Say MAC, what do you do when five people are not enough?

What do you do when you realize five people are not enough for the job? Five supervisors cannot, with all that staff help,...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 25, 2009 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1320 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Official says elder abuse cases are being investigated

The head of Aging and Adult Services takes issue with a report made last week by a Contra Costa County Civil Grand Jury that...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 25, 2009 at 8:11 am | 3 comments | 1893 Views

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Sunrise from Las Trampas

High school photographer Joe Christianson rose early Wednesday morning to see the sunrise from the Del Amigo Trail in Las...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Leah, on Mar 23, 2009 at 4:37 pm | 2 comments | 1299 Views

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Nun tells about life today in Iraq

Sister Diana doesn't criticize the U.S. invasion of Iraq. She just states the facts about life before the Americans entered...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jo Shafer, OPB, on Mar 23, 2009 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 1442 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What Happens When a Town Loses Its Newspaper?

Dear Dolores, You and your readers should read this important TIME article. Please read this article: http://news.yahoo.com/s/time/20090323/us_time/08599188682600 As...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 23, 2009
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Should the Alamo Region have a SuperMAC?

Let's start a new forum on WHAT'S NEXT in the Alamo Region: The term “SuperMAC” applies to Municipal Advisory Councils...

Original post made by Community Courtesy on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 21, 2009 at 7:08 pm | 14 comments | 1580 Views
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