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School pick-ups plus car show equals downtown traffic jam

It is estimated that about 7,500 people attending this year's last Hot August Nights car show of the summer. While many enjoyed...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Not happy!, on Sep 2, 2010 at 10:08 am | 26 comments | 2179 Views

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Nominate Danville projects for the 2010 Design Awards

The Town of Danville's Design Awards are back and they are looking for nominees in the two categories: Outstanding Commercial...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Sep 2, 2010 at 8:34 am | 6 comments | 1448 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alleged burglars report fake shooting in an attempt to avoid being caught

Police Chief Steve Simpkins has a message for the four suspects arrested Friday, Aug. 20 who tried to get out of burglary...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by patty, on Sep 2, 2010 at 12:18 am | 6 comments | 2064 Views

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Alamo flocks to Peasant's Courtyard opening

The Peasant's Courtyard offered tastings of its signature foods at the grand opening Monday, three months after starting...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Jenny, on Sep 1, 2010 at 4:45 pm | 18 comments | 2569 Views

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SRVFPD receives international accreditation

It is official: the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is the first agency is accredited by a unanimous vote from...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 1, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 18 comments | 3728 Views

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Brace yourself for the heat

The high temperatures that the Valley is known for during this time of year are finally starting to pop up this summer. Wednesday...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Deano, on Sep 1, 2010 at 9:25 am | 2 comments | 1323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neighborhoods thank Julia of Alamo

Dear Dolores, In today's Diablo Vista (Alamo) region neighborhood e-exchanges there were many thanks to "Julia from Alamo"...

Original post made by Hal on Aug. 31, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1101 Views

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County Sherriff's Office looking for missing Diablo man

The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office is searching for an 84-year-old man who left his residence on Saturday afternoon...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by Jim, on Aug 31, 2010 at 8:42 am | 3 comments | 1267 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

1,200 students later

Mr. Savatgy paused a moment, searching for the best way to describe what he loves about kids. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Deborah, on Aug 30, 2010 at 9:34 pm | 2 comments | 2339 Views

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Danville Hotel project moving forward after some revisions

Plans for a revitalized Danville Hotel shopping area were dusted off, updated and presented at a joint meeting of the Danville...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Barbara, on Aug 30, 2010 at 5:10 pm | 17 comments | 2257 Views

SPORTS

Community communications: CCC-MAC Alamo

Dear Dolores, From Previous posts: http://www.danvilleweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2137 On Tuesday, September...

Original post made by Hal on Aug. 30, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1752 Views

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Federal survey shows Bay Area Workers highest paid in U.S. in 2009

Workers in the Bay Area were the highest paid on average in the nation last year, according to data released today by the...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by Jim Snowden, on Aug 30, 2010 at 2:43 am | 1 comment | 1047 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2010
Last comment by Dylan, on Aug 29, 2010 at 12:25 am | 2 comments | 2092 Views

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Triathlete killed in car-bike collision

A financial manager on a training ride for an upcoming triathalon is dead after being struck by a car on Camino Tassajara...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Paul Seligman, on Aug 28, 2010 at 6:52 pm | 38 comments | 3205 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wildfire near Mount Diablo 80 percent contained

A wildfire that has burned 375 acres near Mount Diablo State Park in a rural area of Contra Costa County is 80 percent contained...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by Mrs. Jones, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:00 pm | 5 comments | 1293 Views

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Hot Summer Nights car show is tonight

A street party like no other, Danville's Hot Summer Nights Car Shows combine classic cars and camaraderie to create an evening...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by jojo, on Aug 27, 2010 at 5:41 pm | 23 comments | 1788 Views

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Increased enrollment helps soften economic blow to school district

While other schools in California are facing what San Ramon school Superintendent Steve Enoch calls a "double whammy" --...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Not Surprised, on Aug 27, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 1 comment | 1220 Views

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This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:59 am | 5 comments | 1432 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tree branch falls on cars on I-680 in Alamo

A large tree branch fell on two vehicles this morning on Interstate Highway 680 in Alamo, prompting the California Highway...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Aug 26, 2010 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 2521 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why Do We Even Have Congressional Districts?

If Mr. Harmer can run for the opportunity to be my congressional representative even though he doesn't live in my district...

Original post made by jrm on Aug. 24, 2010
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Aug 26, 2010 at 11:53 am | 6 comments | 1917 Views
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The Grass Roots Rise
By Roz Rogoff | 24 comments | 2,368 views

A Costco tempest in a tea pot
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 780 views

Anatomy of a Summer Camp Project A Visual Essay, Phase 2
By John A. Barry | 1 comment | 238 views