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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seeing stars - for the first time

When Anna Hoyt looks up at the stars, she thinks of her new friend Kelly, a teammate on a Global Explorers trip to the Grand...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by RA Pearsons, on Dec 4, 2009 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 1512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Artist's ashes will be given to friends to scatter

Plans have changed for the plans to scatter the ashes of artist Phil Hellsten on Mount Diablo on Saturday. Now his ashes...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2009
Last comment by B A Elliott, on Dec 5, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 1 comment | 970 Views

AROUND TOWN

Decorated homes make a great holiday outing

The fantastic fifth annual Holiday Home Tour offered by the Danville-Alamo AAUW is this Friday and Saturday, a chance to...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Dec 9, 2009 at 7:21 am | 1 comment | 1136 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Diablo Views: Sometimes you just have to do something

When something outstanding happens- whether it's tragic, wonderful or just out of the ordinary - we often feel the need to...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by Shirley F. Hutton, on Dec 9, 2009 at 11:34 am | 1 comment | 2204 Views

AROUND TOWN

Have cookies with Santa at the Museum

Christmas Memories and cookies. Can it get any better? Yes! Throw in a visit to Santa and the Museum of the San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by CJCurtis, on Dec 10, 2009 at 5:18 pm | 1 comment | 1179 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firefighters holding training burn this week

A 600-acre fire will fill the sky with smoke tomorrow near the I-680 and I-580 interchange in Dublin's Camp Parks Reserve...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jake, on Dec 18, 2009 at 4:20 pm | 1 comment | 855 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Victory's Glow??

The Contra Costa Times headline this morning reads, "Democrats bask in victory's glow. This makes them Glowing Baskerds,...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 22, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1448 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by John, on Dec 22, 2009 at 11:25 am | 1 comment | 1859 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

H1N1 vaccination clinic today

H1N1 flu vaccinations are now available for anyone six months and older because more vaccine is available. There will be...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by robinj20, on Dec 23, 2009 at 7:38 am | 1 comment | 1023 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Diablo Views: Silent night, please, for the 12 days of Christmas

From Christmas carols to celebrating the holiday in the '50s, editor Dolores Fox Ciardelli blogs some seasonal opinions and...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2009
Last comment by Vlado, on Dec 27, 2009 at 9:01 pm | 1 comment | 1410 Views

AROUND TOWN

DUI arrests up from last year

The California Highway Patrol reported today that it had arrested 160 impaired drivers in the Bay Area since Thursday evening,...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by Greg, on Dec 28, 2009 at 6:13 am | 1 comment | 918 Views

AROUND TOWN

What is your focus for the New Year?

Dear Dolores, Corridor neighborhoods asked this question, "What is your focus for the New Year?" and received a volume...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 29, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 1 comment | 1036 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alumni bands jam session

The Art Lab at the Danville Livery shopping center has invited recent alumni of San Ramon Valley High music department and...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by Margaret, on Dec 29, 2009 at 10:33 am | 1 comment | 937 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SF police: 'Leave your guns at home'

San Francisco police are promising a multitude of officers and a zero-tolerance enforcement policy on New Year's Eve this...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 29, 2009 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 883 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bay airports increase security after Christmas Day terror incident

Bay Area airports have increased security in response to what appears to have been an attempted terrorist attack on a Detroit-bound...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2009
Last comment by Robert Sicks, on Dec 31, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 1649 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prime Time meets today

Seniors are invited to Prime Time which will meet from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., today, Tuesday, Jan. 5, at Community Presbyterian Church,...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2010
Last comment by Margaret Settle, on Jan 5, 2010 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 881 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Skin cells to stem cells

Imagine using your own skin cells to become stem cells, which in turn become new cells you will need for either stopping...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by feeeed, on Jan 13, 2010 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 1332 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pet of the Week: Ozzy

Meet Ozzy, just one of several small dogs currently available for adoption at the East Bay SPCA – Tri-Valley adoption...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by dogfather, on Jan 15, 2010 at 6:16 am | 1 comment | 1077 Views

SPORTS

Scorpions take championship

The Diablo Scorpion U13 Stingers won the 2009 Northern California Junior Lacrosse B1 Championship with players Jack Sauer,...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by derick, on Jan 15, 2010 at 7:14 pm | 1 comment | 1604 Views

SPORTS

Rossoneri Boys take Adidas Cup

The U13 Mustang Rossoneri Boys won the USA Addias Cup on Aug. 15 in Salt Lake City. During the Champion game, Mustang Rossoneri...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by derick, on Jan 15, 2010 at 7:15 pm | 1 comment | 1734 Views
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Primaries and Pivots
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Politics dominate Napolitano's world view
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Teaching The Arts
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