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RESTAURANTS

Santana talks light, love and choices at Maria, Maria

Carlos Santana, the Latin-rock fusion musician, strode into his new Maria, Maria restaurant in Danville on Monday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Spanishroze, on Jan 13, 2010 at 7:46 pm | 3 comments | 3609 Views

AROUND TOWN

Congressman delivering $200,000 for Vets Hall

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th) will be in Danville on Thursday for a happy occasion. The congressman will deliver a...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2010
Last comment by spcwt, on Jan 13, 2010 at 4:33 pm | 16 comments | 1653 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Skin cells to stem cells

Imagine using your own skin cells to become stem cells, which in turn become new cells you will need for either stopping...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by feeeed, on Jan 13, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 2201 Views

AROUND TOWN

Big check for the Vets Hall

The weather was chilly but the feeling was warm this morning as U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th) presented a huge ceremonial...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Jan 13, 2010 at 9:11 am | 6 comments | 1816 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jogger leaps out of roadway, still gets struck in hit-and-run

A man jogging eastbound at 6:30 a.m. Saturday in the bike lane on Crow Canyon Road near Barbados Drive was struck by a vehicle...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Bud, on Jan 12, 2010 at 9:38 pm | 33 comments | 2675 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: Defeating his disability

People know Dave Romano as an integral part of the Kiwanis Fourth of July Parade. Others think of him as a Mustang soccer...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2010
Last comment by Joan, on Jan 12, 2010 at 10:48 am | 7 comments | 1731 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Warming globally? Part Deux

Where are the global-warming wingnuts? They ignore their favorite fantasy in the middle of winter but come out in droves...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by Reader, on Jan 12, 2010 at 8:42 am | 5 comments | 2219 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Caldecott Tunnel construction could begin Friday

Construction on the elusive fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel could start as soon as Jan. 15, according to Caltrans. The...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by V.R., on Jan 11, 2010 at 5:39 pm | 2 comments | 1202 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Warming globally?

Why is it that the global warming wingnuts never talk about their favorite fantasy in the middle of a very cold winter? Oh,...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jan. 9, 2010
Last comment by jake, on Jan 11, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 2258 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

4.1 quake: Geologist calls it 'run of the mill'

A 4.1-magnitude earthquake that rattled the Bay Area this morning at 10:09 a.m., centered 6 miles east-northeast of Milpitis,...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by Reader, on Jan 11, 2010 at 3:12 pm | 5 comments | 1375 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Orinda man arrested for indecent exposure in Danville

Police arrested a 40-year-old man at his Orinda home Thursday after a string of incidents dating back to August in which...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2010
Last comment by cardfark, on Jan 11, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 8 comments | 2992 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Dozens of 'no-burn' violations on Christmas

Despite a Spare the Air alert issued for Christmas day, some residents still lit logs in their fireplaces, an air district...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Jan 10, 2010 at 5:17 am | 50 comments | 4132 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

DUI crackdown nets more than 1,900

More than 1,900 people have been arrested in the Bay Area for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs during a regional...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Bob K, on Jan 7, 2010 at 1:32 pm | 13 comments | 1644 Views

SPORTS

Sully broadcast heading up Rose Bowl parade

Capt. Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger of Danville, the hero of the Hudson shown here with his wife Lorrie, was grand marshal...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2010
Last comment by Greg, on Jan 5, 2010 at 7:19 pm | 4 comments | 2830 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Blackhawk Plaza car burglar in custody

Police recovered some stolen goods last night and today are calling victims to say they have their purses, cameras and cell...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Thankful to DPD, on Jan 5, 2010 at 4:59 pm | 34 comments | 3855 Views

AROUND TOWN

Exchange Club to Host Chief Price of the SRV Fire District

On January 13, the Exchange Club will host Chief Richard Price of the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District who will...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Jan. 5, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1877 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo MAC meeting Tuesday

The seven-member Alamo Municipal Advisory Council will meet this week for the third time to continue learning the business...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Jan 5, 2010 at 9:02 am | 2 comments | 1338 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prime Time meets today

Seniors are invited to Prime Time which will meet from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., today, Tuesday, Jan. 5, at Community Presbyterian Church,...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2010
Last comment by Margaret Settle, on Jan 5, 2010 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 1075 Views

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Saying goodbye

This morning St. Isidore's Catholic Church in Danville was filled with mourners for Tony Carnemolla, who died suddenly Dec....

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Jan 4, 2010 at 11:55 am | 5 comments | 2524 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Congratulations, class of 2009

Caps and gowns, Pomp and Circumstance, and graduation parties - it's that time of year again. Proud parents and grandparents,...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2009
Last comment by henry Vest, on Jan 2, 2010 at 4:16 pm | 2 comments | 21690 Views
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The state water board missed the mark
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 612 views

Keds
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 473 views