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AROUND TOWN

Mail-in ballots in Alamo close to 50 percent

The number of Alamo residents eligible to vote on incorporation March 3 is 10,508, according to the county Elections Division....

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by Tana Gummere, CPA, on Mar 3, 2009 at 10:28 am | 14 comments | 2840 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 Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 15, 2011 at 2:34 pm | 1 comment | 2840 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mail-in ballots may be key in local elections

Thirty years ago -- back when they were called "absentee ballots" -- only about 6 percent of people in Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Nov 4, 2010 at 11:54 am | 5 comments | 2838 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tempest in a TEApot

Taxed Enough Already was the theme at the TEA Party held from 2-7 p.m. Thursday at the Alameda County Fairgrounds, which...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Steven, on Apr 22, 2010 at 7:29 am | 29 comments | 2838 Views

SPORTS

Diablo Scorpions finish season with perfect record

Diablo Scorpions lacrosse ended the season on a high note May 19, as the under-11 boys finished with a percent record. the...

Original post made on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by proud mom, on May 21, 2013 at 11:56 am | 2 comments | 2837 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supervisors reduce Danville Boulevard speed limit in Alamo

The County Board of Supervisors authorized a reduction in the speed limit on Danville Boulevard through downtown Alamo from...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2008
Last comment by Carrie Russell, on Feb 17, 2008 at 8:26 am | 5 comments | 2837 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Cracking the Code' wins Intel Science Talent Search

Danville resident and Venture student Evan O'Dorney, 17, won the top award of $100,000 from the Intel Foundation for his...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2011
Last comment by Marie, on Mar 19, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 14 comments | 2836 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Judge reduces prison term for 'Dirty DUI' informant

Christopher Butler -- a former private investigator at the center of an East Bay corruption scandal who later cooperated...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Justice, on May 1, 2014 at 9:39 am | 3 comments | 2836 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Of note

<B>Interning in Washington Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3120 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2009
Last comment by Friend, on Feb 16, 2009 at 12:09 am | 1 comment | 2835 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Capitol step for a San Ramon Valley graduate

The old adage advises against talking politics, but that goes against Catalina Sanint's spirit. The 2006 San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by The Perry's, on Dec 16, 2009 at 9:55 pm | 4 comments | 2834 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mom's best advice

I was sort of a rebellious teenager, which I am now ashamed of. My mom told me three things during that timeframe and I thought...

Original post made by Mom x 3 on May. 1, 2007
Last comment by anonymous, on May 7, 2007 at 10:32 am | 3 comments | 2833 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Possible classified staff reductions on Tuesday's school board agenda

At Tuesday night's regularly scheduled meeting, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District will likely decide to reduce...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Alamoan, on Apr 18, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 27 comments | 2832 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dogs Ordered not to Poop at Hap Magee Dogpark

...okay, well it's either that, or they'll henceforth(?) be required to bring in their own disposal bags and clean up after...

Original post made by Lassie N. Fido on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Nov 22, 2009 at 11:59 am | 28 comments | 2830 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School district recruits for Parcel Tax Oversight Committee

The San Ramon Valley school district is seeking applications from citizens to fill six positions on the committee that oversees...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Simon Thompson, on May 15, 2015 at 11:58 pm | 8 comments | 2830 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Signatures for Alamo study reach halfway mark

A little over a month has gone by since petitioners were first spotted perched in Alamo Plaza, clipboards tucked under their...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Gabe Lathop, Alamo Ridge, on Oct 18, 2007 at 4:17 pm | 3 comments | 2829 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Major crash on Livorna Road

Livorna Road in Alamo has been reopened following a crash that seriously injured one person, a California Highway Patrol...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Family Friend, on Nov 19, 2009 at 4:40 pm | 10 comments | 2829 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crime drops in Danville for first half of 2010

Crime in Danville is down for the first half of 2010, according to Police Chief Chris Wenzel. In a recent report to the Town...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 16, 2010 at 8:48 am | 12 comments | 2829 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Plan Bay Area: boon or bane?

Plan Bay Area is either a plan bring all nine counties of the Bay Area into compliance with state law or a United Nations...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Apr 30, 2013 at 10:11 am | 9 comments | 2827 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County suggests 'Alamo Boulevard'

Danville Boulevard may be changed to Alamo Boulevard if enough residents give the go-ahead, county officials told the Alamo...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2007
Last comment by Bob, on Oct 19, 2007 at 5:14 pm | 6 comments | 2826 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters to the editor

<B>Good job by Piepho Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3719 posted Friday, November...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Nov 12, 2007 at 9:06 am | 3 comments | 2826 Views
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