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Readers Choice 2009

Here's the best! in the Danville area as voted on by the readers of the Danville Weekly. A lot of people also e-mailed in...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2010
Last comment by Ginger, on May 19, 2010 at 10:15 am | 7 comments | 835 Views

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New trade agreement could help small- to mid-sized companies export goods

Whether it's Mac apple fruit or computers, there's a new initiative to help expand trade into some hard-to-reach markets....

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on May 19, 2010 at 8:12 am | 4 comments | 1086 Views

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Middle schoolers to explore careers Tuesday

Middle school students in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are invited to take part in the inaugural Middle School...

Original post made on May. 18, 2010
Last comment by Danville mom, on May 18, 2010 at 2:17 pm | 2 comments | 961 Views

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Hey Tea Party! U.S. tax burden at lowest point in years

http://www.upi.com/Business_News/2010/05/11/US-tax-burden-at-lowest-point-in-years/UPI-74091273594893/ WASHINGTON, May...

Original post made by reter on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Stan Racker, on May 18, 2010 at 9:51 am | 2 comments | 1447 Views

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Is your name Arthur?

Dear Emily, Each year San Ramon invites those named Arthur to their own festival to celebrate that name, as "ART," and...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on May. 18, 2010
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sunday house fire on Green Valley Road

Does anyone know what happened? Nothing in the papers and it was pretty huge and loud. Streets closed off for about an hour....

Original post made by Green Valley neighbor on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on May 18, 2010 at 7:03 am | 2 comments | 1488 Views

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Fire officials say San Ramon district should get accredited

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District should be accredited, say fire officials from across the country. If that recommendation...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by eric, on May 18, 2010 at 6:45 am | 5 comments | 1282 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville man formally charged with possessing child pornography

A felony child pornography charge has been formally filed against a 40-year-old former Cub Scout leader from Danville, according...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by HELLO, on May 17, 2010 at 11:33 pm | 21 comments | 4255 Views

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District rescinds majority of teacher layoff notices

Members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District board voted to pull back most of the notices of possibly layoff Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on May 17, 2010 at 5:05 pm | 9 comments | 1160 Views

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The return of 'Streetwise Stan'

Stan Wharton, who was in charge of the popular "Streetwise" column in the Danville Weekly, is hitting the streets once again...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by Lucy, on May 15, 2010 at 1:10 pm | 2 comments | 1140 Views

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Playwright's Theatre starts tomorrow

Eugene O'Neill Foundation presents its Playwright's Theatre including three shows starting at 3 p.m.: "Playground" on May...

Original post made on May. 15, 2010
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin, on May 15, 2010 at 1:00 pm | 1 comment | 1104 Views

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Bishop Ranch to host energizer station for Thursday's Bike to Work Day

Thursday is Bike to Work Day and all over the Bay Area, residents are encouraged to grab the handlebars and go for a spin...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 15, 2010 at 7:22 am | 3 comments | 1101 Views

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Affordable senior housing for San Ramon

Ground was broken in San Ramon on Friday for its first affordable senior housing community, Valley Vista, which will be the...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by diana, on May 15, 2010 at 12:01 am | 15 comments | 1788 Views

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FEEDBACK PLEASE...

So SRVHS Senior Ball is Saturday. And there are all these "after parties". Some are "sleepovers", some are not. My son wants...

Original post made by anonymous on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by SRV mom #2, on May 14, 2010 at 9:46 pm | 37 comments | 2886 Views

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Tour the Alamo Cemetery like never before

The Civil War era comes to life Saturday night for the Twilight Cemetery Tour at 7 p.m., Saturday, April 24 at the Alamo...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by kAYLEE vALASQUEZ, on May 14, 2010 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 1440 Views

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Alamo teen heading 'into thin air'

An 18-year-old from Alamo is hoping to be one of the youngest to ever climb Mount Everest, and his parents are backing him...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Susanne, on May 14, 2010 at 11:34 am | 6 comments | 4739 Views

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Target closed while police search for wanted teens

Target was closed for awhile this morning while San Ramon police searched inside for teens wanted in connection with a carjacking...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by Anne, on May 14, 2010 at 10:33 am | 2 comments | 1152 Views

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Local Sport Clips to help with oil spill

Trimmings and clippings from the Sport Clips Haircuts store at Camino Tassajara and Crow Canyon in Danville are about to...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Danville Mom, on May 14, 2010 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 972 Views

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20th annual Food, Wine and Film Festival tonight

Danville/Sycamore Valley Rotary Club will host the 20th Annual Food, Wine and Film Festival fundraiser tonight from 5:30-8:30...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Bob Landy, on May 13, 2010 at 4:03 pm | 1 comment | 1212 Views

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Open campus proposed to allow access to research at local labs

Congressman John Garamendi (D-Walnut Grove) is hoping that developing green technology and clean energy sources can do for...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on May 13, 2010 at 11:49 am | 2 comments | 1187 Views
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