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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents upset over halt of school busing in district

Dozens of parents have vented their ire about the recent decision to stop school busing in the San Ramon Valley Unified School...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2007
Last comment by Kathy Hepner, on Jul 11, 2007 at 11:22 am | 2 comments | 2299 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Diablo Views: Laura had a little lamb

The Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton ends Sunday, July 8, so don't miss this chance to eat funnel cake. Not to mention the...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jul 6, 2007 at 5:12 pm | 1 comment | 2514 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Laughter helps in more ways than one

Comedian Charleen Earley, who co-founded a comedy night to benefit the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition with Danville's...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2007
Last comment by Charleen Earley, on Jul 12, 2007 at 10:01 am | 2 comments | 1804 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Meeting the mayor

A spider swooped down by the mayor's face, which startled the children at Green Valley Elementary School. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 13, 2007 at 6:18 pm | 2 comments | 2126 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Window smashed, kids fight on cool summer night

A window was smashed at Pascal's French Oven in Danville last night, and 50 youths took place in a fight after Hot Summer...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by mom of 3, on Jul 16, 2007 at 11:29 am | 3 comments | 1884 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

JanSport president dies in single-car crash

JanSport president Michael Corvino, 46, died in a car accident on Saturday, July 14, as he left his home on Creekview Place...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2007
Last comment by Marge, on Aug 1, 2007 at 8:54 pm | 2 comments | 2998 Views

AROUND TOWN

Predawn earthquake shakes up Danville

Some Danville and Alamo residents were shaken awake this morning at 4:42 a.m. by a 4.2 magnitude earthquake centered two...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2007
Last comment by Jordan M. Doronila, on Jul 20, 2007 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 1684 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hearing the music

The Alamo Rotary Club at its luncheon last week presented $1,000 checks for music programs to Monte Vista High School, San...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2007
Last comment by Kelli Rundles, on Jul 22, 2007 at 3:07 am | 1 comment | 2017 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest opinion: Why Alamo should incorporate

Twenty-five years after the Town of Danville incorporated, its neighbor to the north is following the same path. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jul 25, 2007 at 9:29 am | 1 comment | 1852 Views

AROUND TOWN

A shrinking garden

Danville has been fortunate to have a lovely garden to enjoy on Hartz Avenue at Church Street, right in front of Bridges...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2007
Last comment by Tara Fay, on Jul 26, 2007 at 2:24 pm | 2 comments | 1850 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 | 2519 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Four cars injured in Trader Joe's parking lot

An 82-year-old allegedly drunk man drove his 1999 Chevrolet Tahoe and caused collisions to three cars in the Trader Joe's...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2007
Last comment by Marianne, on Jul 30, 2007 at 1:46 pm | 1 comment | 2036 Views

AROUND TOWN

Houston declares run for county supervisor

State Assemblyman Guy Houston (R, San Ramon) declared his intention to run for Supervisor of District 3 this afternoon in...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2007
Last comment by Leonard Vinci, on Aug 3, 2007 at 9:26 am | 2 comments | 1776 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2181 Views

AROUND TOWN

Piepho defends study beyond urban limit line

Contra Costa County's approval to study a development of 193 homes outside the urban limit line in the Tassajara Valley,...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2007
Last comment by Samantha Robinson, on Oct 1, 2007 at 6:25 pm | 3 comments | 1702 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 | 2131 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1701 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1797 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1970 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's with the HOUSE on the HILL?!

Kelly Adamic's eccentric Alamo home on the hill has been bashed left and right. Now, the owner of one of Alamo's most notorious...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2007
Last comment by Westside Alamoans, on Feb 28, 2013 at 1:01 pm | 36 comments | 4917 Views
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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
By Tom Cushing | 22 comments | 2,100 views

The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,384 views

My secret identity is revealed!
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 1,142 views