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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 | 1891 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 | 1748 Views

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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 | 1756 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 | 2394 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 | 1916 Views

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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 | 1706 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 | 2061 Views

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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 | 1618 Views

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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 | 2017 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 | 1616 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 | 1710 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 | 1882 Views

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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 | 4547 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 | 1665 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 | 2340 Views

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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 | 1875 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 | 1739 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 | 2495 Views

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Diablo Views: Saving Sudan

The handsome African man spoke in correct, accented English to the folks sitting in a circle in the youth room at the Danville...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2007
Last comment by Call me Mike, on Sep 28, 2007 at 8:49 pm | 2 comments | 2662 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Health department wants changes at Windmill Farms

The 33-year-old outdoor market, Windmill Farms, a beloved symbol of old time San Ramon Valley, may be forced to shut down...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2007
Last comment by Silvie, on Sep 29, 2007 at 9:27 am | 5 comments | 2035 Views
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‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 34 comments | 1,149 views

Political posturing about water
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 835 views

Backpacked with care is back
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 524 views

trAction Painting Summer Camp
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 113 views