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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 | 2114 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 | 2293 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 | 6117 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 | 2060 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 | 2782 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 2201 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 | 2098 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 | 3125 Views

SPORTS

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 | 3080 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 | 2436 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Let's lunch

Has the word "lunch" always been a verb? I don't know but that's my favorite usage. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3428...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 31, 2007 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 2149 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Field of Dreams dashed

The Planning Commission last night unanimously denied a permit for David Lowe to keep the 18,000-square-foot sports turf...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Call me Mike, on Sep 28, 2007 at 8:32 pm | 4 comments | 2186 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Jury says surgeon must pay $51,600

A jury of six men and six women last week found a Danville plastic surgeon liable for inserting the wrong breast implants...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2007
Last comment by Member, on Jul 26, 2013 at 12:59 pm | 26 comments | 6779 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prison blues

On the outside, Diane Rose hasn't changed much in the last three years. She's still incredibly fit, with short black hair,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2007
Last comment by Bud, on Feb 24, 2012 at 11:35 pm | 38 comments | 6011 Views

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Alamo Wine & Music Fest this Saturday

The 25th annual Alamo Wine and Music Festival - or Block Party - will take place Saturday, Sept. 8, presented by Alamo Rotary....

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 6, 2007 at 6:37 pm | 1 comment | 1985 Views

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Wine flows, music plays in Alamo

What a blast! The Alamo Wine & Music Festival drew crowds in the beautiful weather Saturday to enjoy the lively music and...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Alamo community of neighborhoods, on Sep 10, 2007 at 8:16 am | 1 comment | 2439 Views

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Alamo petition toward incorporation begins

The feeling in the air was "rah-rah sis-boom-bah!" for enthusiastic supporters of Alamo's cityhood last week, as the Alamo...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2007
Last comment by Catherine Hilton, on Oct 10, 2007 at 8:33 am | 4 comments | 2702 Views

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Meet your supervisor

Come meet Supervisor Mary N. Piepho for a cup of coffee and a chance to talk about county issues. The informal coffee will...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 14, 2007 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 1952 Views

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Supervisor on Saturday

Danville resident David Miller talks to District 3 County Supervisor Mary N. Piepho at her gathering Saturday morning creekside...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2007
Last comment by DAVID MILLER, on Sep 21, 2007 at 8:19 pm | 2 comments | 1953 Views

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Controversial ridgeline project is a go

After more than a year of legal wrangling, the members of the Danville Town Council gave their grudging approval at their...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2007
Last comment by Call me Mike, on Sep 28, 2007 at 9:30 pm | 3 comments | 2096 Views
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Primaries and Pivots
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Teaching The Arts
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