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Teens want to comfort troops

Two Danville boys, Evan Mossop, 16, and Julian Mossop, 13, are collecting paperback books, DVDs, CDs and books on tape or...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2009
Last comment by marcy, on Aug 30, 2009 at 10:34 am | 1 comment | 1104 Views

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Meet with the mayor this Friday morning

Danville Mayor Newell Arnerich invites residents to join him for a light repast at 7:30 a.m., Friday, Sept. 4, and to hear...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2009
Last comment by Duffy, on Aug 31, 2009 at 11:38 am | 1 comment | 1163 Views

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Dancing in the sunset

Music in the Park concluded for Danville on Saturday evening with a performance by "Take 2" and a beautiful sunset. The popular...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2009
Last comment by mike and debbie, on Sep 1, 2009 at 9:35 pm | 1 comment | 1026 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Letters to the Editor

<B>Reproductive health services vital Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6620 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Chet, on Sep 7, 2009 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1584 Views

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Antiques and arts on Railroad Avenue today

Enjoy antiques and art at this fair from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday, Sept. 7, in the Railroad Center in Danville. Live music,...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Claudette, on Sep 7, 2009 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 1078 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bridge crack could delay reopening Tuesday

Construction crews working on the Bay Bridge retrofitting project discovered a crack Saturday night that could keep the heavily...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Vlado Bevc, on Sep 7, 2009 at 1:14 pm | 1 comment | 1598 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What should be the qualifications of an Alamo MAC member?

Dear Dolores, In the e-exchanges of our regional and corridor neighborhoods, a common question is "WHO is qualified to...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by RandyB, on Sep 18, 2009 at 12:15 am | 1 comment | 1052 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Make home composting second nature

Central Contra Costa Solid Waste Authority is sponsoring composting classes throughout its service area in 2009. The workshop...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by MaryZ., on Sep 12, 2009 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1085 Views

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A beautiful day for the Alamo Music Festival

Dear Dolores, It is a beautiful day at the festival. Great people, good food, fine wine, exceptional music, and much more....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 13, 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 904 Views

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council members on cell phones

So many people today driving while talking and texting on cell phones.. there should be more tickets given out.. and the...

Original post made by resident on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 14, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 1 comment | 1066 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Students to share poetry out loud

More than 800 students in Contra Costa County will join students across the nation in the 2009 Poetry Out Loud competition,...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by azjOjZjxfhdykmraKxy, on Sep 15, 2009 at 4:06 am | 1 comment | 1446 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Protect Marriage - Support the 2010 California Marriage Protection Act

I remember how vehemently this area fought to protect marriage last fall from the gay couples who wanted to steal the institution...

Original post made by Just so you know on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Omini, on Sep 16, 2009 at 7:40 pm | 1 comment | 1382 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Councilman Michael Shimansky dies

Danville Councilman Michael Shimansky died today, after coming down with bacterial meningitis Aug. 17. He was visiting his...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Nancy Fraze, on Sep 15, 2009 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 1072 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The importance of being Earnest

Dear Dolores, In commentary, we humans have developed the skill of avoiding communication and creating confrontation....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by Andrew Gardner, on Sep 17, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 1014 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The Teen Wire: Learning while earning

A student walks into the local Target looking for a part-time job, only to find that 30 others have applied for the same...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Wendy Mukai, on Sep 18, 2009 at 10:50 pm | 1 comment | 1215 Views

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I Have Mixed Emotions About "Danville Weekly" Going Online Only

(Danville, California) Call me old-fashioned, but at age 50 I still love the feel and texture of a newspaper. As I wrote...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 21, 2009 at 4:48 pm | 1 comment | 1372 Views

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McNerney honors San Ramon resident in Garrido case

San Ramon city officials, along with a number of other area representatives, turned out Monday to salute Berkeley University...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Chet, on Sep 22, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 1 comment | 1191 Views

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Town planning memorial for Shimansky

Danville Town staff members are working with the family of Councilman Michael Shimansky to plan a memorial in his honor the...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 24, 2009 at 5:28 pm | 1 comment | 2030 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>The saddest thing Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6723 posted Friday, September...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 25, 2009 at 6:56 am | 1 comment | 1200 Views

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Footsteps Support Group

Hospice of the East Bay will host a six-week support group for grieving children and their adult caregivers from 5:15-6:30...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Dawn, on Sep 28, 2009 at 12:18 pm | 1 comment | 989 Views
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