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AROUND TOWN

Let there be solar

Danville Mayor Newell Arnerich flips the switch on the Athenian School's solar array, which was financed through a Power...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardelli, editor, on Mar 8, 2009 at 8:41 pm | 2 comments | 1322 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Couple arrested for mortgage fraud

A pair of San Ramon residents were among four people named in a mortgage fraud indictment handed down last week by a federal...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by don, on Mar 8, 2009 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 1782 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville OKs $400,000 stimulus plan

Starting this spring, Danville retailers will get some help in weathering the financial storm rocking the nation. At their...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Don, on Mar 8, 2009 at 10:28 am | 6 comments | 1336 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rest in peace

Last week someone expressed his opinion of 17-year-old Rylan Fuchs, who was shot in his front yard in Danville on Jan. 20...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by Katy, on Mar 6, 2009 at 2:49 pm | 2 comments | 1666 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville woman gives kidney to book group friend

A Danville woman was recognized on the floor of Congress this week for her selfless donation of a kidney to a member of her...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Mar 6, 2009 at 9:21 am | 2 comments | 1191 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tourney champs

St. Isidore's third-grade girls Blaze basketball team won the recent St. Isidore CYO third-grade girls tournament, going...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Ava Korinke, on Mar 5, 2009 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1408 Views

AROUND TOWN

Save Alamo

Oh, by the way, I forgot one item that you voted FOR when you voted NO. You voted FOR a dramatic increase in government...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Halamo, on Mar 5, 2009 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1409 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Incorporation proponents get a glimpse of what lies ahead

As the Alamo incorporation vote March 3 draws near, proponents attended a luncheon to hear more about forming a new town;...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Mar 4, 2009 at 9:23 am | 30 comments | 1903 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville man defrauded in lotto scam

An act of kindness cost a Danville resident dearly, when he was bilked out of thousands of dollars in a scam involving the...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by Scott J, on Mar 4, 2009 at 6:20 am | 11 comments | 1649 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Do you shop in your hometown?

Dear Dolores, With the death of my Sister-in-law, Joann, I have visited Napa in January and February. I did shop for...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Mar. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1134 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rain doesn't dampen Alamo election

Rain continues to pour down in Alamo but is detering neither electioneers nor voters. Signs line Alamo Plaza as well as streets...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 3, 2009 at 4:48 pm | 1 comment | 1506 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mesaure A and Candidate voting results

Dear Louise and neighbors, Log-on to: http://results.enr.clarityelections.com/CA/Contra_Costa/10301/14971/en/summary.html At...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1336 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Statements of candidates for town council

Fifteen candidates are left in the running for the Alamo Town Council, if Measure A passes to incorporate. Here they speak...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 3, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 10 comments | 1799 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo at the crossroads

"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference." Robert Frost's...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Louise Buriss, on Mar 3, 2009 at 4:13 pm | 13 comments | 1075 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mail-in ballots in Alamo close to 50 percent

The number of Alamo residents eligible to vote on incorporation March 3 is 10,508, according to the county Elections Division....

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by Tana Gummere, CPA, on Mar 3, 2009 at 10:28 am | 14 comments | 1939 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville woman wins Marin dream home

It was a roller coaster week for Susan Wells and her husband Brad as the Danville residents dealt with a job loss and a million...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2009
Last comment by maggie_salz, on Mar 3, 2009 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 1534 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo at the crossroads

"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference." Robert Frost's...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Joel Libove, on Mar 2, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 1416 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRV girls clinch fourth NCS title

The San Ramon Valley High School girls soccer team clinched its fourth consecutive North Coast Section 3A title when it beat...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by proud papa, on Mar 2, 2009 at 4:01 pm | 3 comments | 1138 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest opinion: Vote Yes on Measure A

When we started the Alamo Incorporation Movement, we did it to preserve Alamo with its large lots, horses, 4-H programs and...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2009
Last comment by Arnold or Cindi or Community Conscience, on Mar 2, 2009 at 8:29 am | 9 comments | 1424 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Cinderella' onstage at Monte Vista

The Drama Department at Monte Vista High School is presenting "Cinderella" this week on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2009
Last comment by N oeb, on Mar 1, 2009 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | 1385 Views
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