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Meet your supervisor

Come meet Supervisor Mary N. Piepho for a cup of coffee and a chance to talk about county issues. The informal coffee will...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 14, 2007 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 1571 Views

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Wine flows, music plays in Alamo

What a blast! The Alamo Wine & Music Festival drew crowds in the beautiful weather Saturday to enjoy the lively music and...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Alamo community of neighborhoods, on Sep 10, 2007 at 8:16 am | 1 comment | 2047 Views

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Psst..Hey Buddy, gotta petition?

Dear Alamo, It is all such a beautiful secret, don't you know! As petition volunteers prepare to meet selectively with...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Aug. 18, 2007
Last comment by Chris Jenkins, on Sep 7, 2007 at 10:01 am | 2 comments | 1907 Views

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Alamo Wine & Music Fest this Saturday

The 25th annual Alamo Wine and Music Festival - or Block Party - will take place Saturday, Sept. 8, presented by Alamo Rotary....

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 6, 2007 at 6:37 pm | 1 comment | 1588 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Let's lunch

Has the word "lunch" always been a verb? I don't know but that's my favorite usage. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3428...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 31, 2007 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 1750 Views

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Alamo cityhood supporters are providing answers

A petition for Alamo cityhood won't begin circulating until at least September, but that hasn't stopped spearheads of the...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2007
Last comment by Natalie O’Neill, on Aug 24, 2007 at 4:03 pm | 5 comments | 1736 Views

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Guest opinion: Sorting fact from fiction on Alamo cityhood

The reason the Alamo Incorporation Movement (AIM) has focused on incorporating Alamo is the same as it was for other successful...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2007
Last comment by Mark Sanders, on Aug 24, 2007 at 8:53 am | 1 comment | 2491 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Kids help kids by providing backpacks

Showing up with no backpack or pencils on the first day of class can get an underprivileged grade-schooler off on the wrong...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2007
Last comment by Karen, on Aug 21, 2007 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1868 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Life on 'the Hill'

Congressman Jerry McNerney has a bright blue Myspace page. Barack Obama has nearly 130,000 "friends" on Facebook.com. And...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by janice pomper, on Aug 20, 2007 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 2010 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District names new principals

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education announced new principals for John Baldwin Elementary, Rancho...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2007
Last comment by Alex Eifel, on Aug 18, 2007 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 2334 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Incorporate Alamo or not? Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3324 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 18, 2007 at 8:08 am | 2 comments | 2053 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County supervisors ponder demise of SRV Planning Commission

What some consider Alamo, Diablo and Blackhawk's strongest local planning voice is on the chopping block. But before Contra...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2007
Last comment by Michael Murray, on Aug 17, 2007 at 4:56 pm | 5 comments | 2389 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Message from the publisher: Loss of public 'watchdogs'

Monday, Aug. 13, marked a day that will change the landscape of media in the East Bay. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3379...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 17, 2007 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 1661 Views

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yardbirds gets it right

I hadn't been to Yardbirds since its reopening. The store looks great, but what impressed me the most was the classical music....

Original post made by jimbo on Aug. 15, 2007
There are no comments yet. 1763 Views

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What's the Best of 2007? See ballot below

Balloting starts today for the Danville Weekly's first "Best of" contest - to find out what our readers like best in this...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2007
Last comment by Luna Lovegood, on Aug 11, 2007 at 9:23 pm | 2 comments | 1875 Views

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Diablo Views: Looking for the overwhelmed

Do you know anyone who needs help with minor home repairs or yard work? If so, contact Building Bridges, a group that does...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Sandee Wiedemann, on Aug 10, 2007 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 1708 Views

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Equal opportunity council needs representatives

The county Advisory Council on Equal Employment Opportunity has vacancies for an education representative and for a disabled...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 10, 2007 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 1611 Views

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A new supervisor and a MAC

Dear Alamo Neighbors, As unincorporated communities, with the support of city neighborhoods, plan replacement of a majority...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Aug. 9, 2007
There are no comments yet. 1896 Views

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Incorporation PR, but no content!

Dear Ms. Ciardelli, Alamo Incorporation Movement (AIM) continued its PR campaign in a SRV Times article by Jeanine Benca,...

Original post made by Lisa Wright on Aug. 7, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2187 Views

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Alamo incorporation? Re-elect Mary Piepho

The Alamo Incorporation Movement, www.alamoinc.org, can insure a positive vote for incorporation among Alamo neighborhoods...

Original post made by Vince Kreigher on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by Steve Cavalli, on Aug 5, 2007 at 10:14 am | 4 comments | 5533 Views
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