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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The ART of the Canard

Dear neighbors, We have laughed many times at "Just yell DUCK!" when we hear a canard. Not the French bird, but a false,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 11, 2008
Last comment by Dana Trask, on Feb 12, 2008 at 12:09 pm | 1 comment | 1623 Views

SPORTS

New roadside machine guesses your age

Hello neighbors, The county has placed a large display box on wheels beside Danville Blvd in Alamo that guesses your age?...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Jan. 31, 2008
Last comment by Iron Horse neighbors, on Feb 12, 2008 at 11:45 am | 8 comments | 1946 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community leader, is that an oxymoron?

Posted from www.alamoinc.org: "As part of our (AIM) ongoing commitment to open communication, we will be holding a roundtable...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 12, 2008 at 9:57 am | 10 comments | 1487 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Will it take a death?

Steve Cavalli had heard the sound before: screeching tires, followed by an ominous thump. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4051...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by Denny Cramer, on Feb 11, 2008 at 6:43 pm | 9 comments | 1703 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Chamber reaches out to entire area

The Danville Area Chamber of Commerce plans to stress the "area" part of its name going forward. At the installation dinner...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 11, 2008 at 4:13 pm | 3 comments | 1535 Views

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At true forum on our global participation

Dear neighbors, I would like to thank the publisher and editor for allowing a true, realistic Forum on North American...

Original post made by Darren Miller on Feb. 10, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1679 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supervisor holding informal coffee

County District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho will hold an informal community outreach coffee from 10-11:30 a.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Kate Simmons, on Feb 10, 2008 at 9:30 am | 3 comments | 1670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Are you afraid to cross the street in Alamo?

Oh my Dolores, so many opportunities for humor and so little time! Are you afraid to cross the street in Alamo? The...

Original post made by Osymo Ron on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 8, 2008 at 4:52 pm | 6 comments | 1501 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Jersey boy says goodbye

I ran away from home when I was 10, dashing through the dark. The police found me hiding behind a tree, wearing red pajamas...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Jordan, on Feb 8, 2008 at 11:40 am | 2 comments | 1554 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fire district breaks ground on Camino Tassajara

The fire district celebrated the groundbreaking last week of a new firehouse being built on Camino Tassajara across from...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Feb 7, 2008 at 8:26 pm | 1 comment | 1688 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

In the cold light of DAWN

Dear neighbors, As we awake on February 6, we will realize that our nation has made choices that somehow do not reflect...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 7, 2008 at 4:44 pm | 3 comments | 1682 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect flees cops at 80 mph on Danville street

Police chased a 33-year-old man from Oakley who allegedly evaded a police officer and sped 80 mph on Camino Ramon in Danville...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by helper of man kind, on Feb 6, 2008 at 10:26 pm | 1 comment | 1943 Views

AROUND TOWN

Protection of privacy among neighbors

Posted from another Forum posting Why neighborhoods protect their confidentiality, posted October 29, 2007 (edited for...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Mr. Rogers, on Feb 5, 2008 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 1718 Views

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As if meaningless, community is not reported

Dear neighbors, I must agree! Community is not reported. Media awaits undefined quotations and special interests definition....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 28, 2008
Last comment by Iron Horse neighbors, on Feb 4, 2008 at 2:55 pm | 4 comments | 1783 Views

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What's up with Sphere of Influence?

A sphere of influence (SOI) is an area or region over which an organization or state exerts some kind of indirect cultural,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by Cass Stanton, on Feb 3, 2008 at 2:04 pm | 5 comments | 2337 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tonight, the State of the Union: who knows?

Dear Neighbors, Jan. 28 (Bloomberg) -- George W. Bush, struggling to stay relevant in the twilight of his presidency,...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Jan. 28, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 3, 2008 at 8:08 am | 4 comments | 1657 Views

SPORTS

Third time for the Blast

The Danville Mustang Blast U-13 Girls were able to bring home another Championship Victory from the 2007 Nor Cal State Cup...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2008
Last comment by Bethoney Ritter, on Feb 2, 2008 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 1888 Views

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Speaker addresses the 'Price of Privilege'

It's not that money is making kids unhappy. It's the values emphasized in affluent cultures, Madeline Levine, Ph.D., author...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by jimbo, on Feb 1, 2008 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 1550 Views

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Does Alamo really exist?

All things Alamo & Pop(u)lar e-chain, Carter Dobbs, Poplar Branch NC “Dear Neighbors, I have been reading many messages...

Original post made by Carter Dobbs on Jan. 13, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Feb 1, 2008 at 7:24 am | 21 comments | 2118 Views

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The Wine Guy: Zinfandel now a 'rock star'

<B>2005 Ridge Zinfandel Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4009 posted Friday, January...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Feb 1, 2008 at 7:08 am | 2 comments | 1613 Views
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