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Lockdown at Santa Rita jail

A series of fights broke out at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin yesterday afternoon, prompting officials to lock down the facility...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by projectalfa, on Oct 12, 2013 at 11:56 am | 2 comments | 1275 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville family chooses unusual childcare method

When parents need someone reliable to take care of their children, they typically call the neighborhood babysitter or nanny....

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 9, 2011 at 3:37 pm | 13 comments | 1275 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest opinion: Vote Yes on Measure A

When we started the Alamo Incorporation Movement, we did it to preserve Alamo with its large lots, horses, 4-H programs and...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2009
Last comment by Arnold or Cindi or Community Conscience, on Mar 2, 2009 at 8:29 am | 9 comments | 1274 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Of note

Hospital appreciates fundraising Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6333 posted...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Adam, on Jul 24, 2009 at 12:22 am | 2 comments | 1274 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School District seeks input on 'getting to the next level'

Recognizing the talent in this area, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District is inviting community members to take part...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Nov 14, 2009 at 9:17 pm | 10 comments | 1274 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City receives dismal grades from statewide smoking report

According to a report issued by the American Lung Association, Danville is failing to curb tobacco use, but some think the...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 28, 2011 at 9:46 pm | 21 comments | 1274 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters to the editor

<B>Tear down the Vets Hall Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5859 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by SRVUSD courtesy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 8:42 am | 3 comments | 1273 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District forming Measure C committee

Residents in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District interested in overseeing expenditures of the funds raised from...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2009
Last comment by Dan Parnas, on Sep 2, 2009 at 4:12 pm | 3 comments | 1273 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Report suspicious activity, urges town manager

Danville has seen a surge in vandalism, said Town Manager Joe Calabrigo at Mornings with the Mayor today, and he asked residents...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by doc, on Jun 14, 2010 at 11:04 am | 20 comments | 1273 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Meet U.S. Rep. McNerney today

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11th) will hold a Congress at Your Corner to meet one-on-one with his constituents from noon...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Oct 6, 2009 at 8:17 am | 2 comments | 1272 Views

AROUND TOWN

Good Neighbors

Dear Editor, As you review your town square forum you will find attitudes denying the needs of residents, institutions...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Jul 25, 2011 at 6:04 pm | 12 comments | 1272 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nurses picket at 21 Kaiser hospitals

Nurses at 21 Kaiser Permanente hospitals, including Walnut Creek, held a one-day picket Wednesday afternoon in protest of...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by jrm, on Dec 20, 2012 at 8:43 pm | 3 comments | 1272 Views

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Police release more details on MC Hammer arrest

Legendary rapper MC Hammer was arrested during a stop at Hacienda Crossings Shopping Center in Dublin Thursday for allegedly...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Feb 27, 2013 at 10:10 am | 7 comments | 1272 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Five SRVUSD schools given Distinguished School award

Thirteen Contra Costa County middle and high schools were designated as California Distinguished Schools for 2013 Friday....

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2013
Last comment by random parent, on Apr 16, 2013 at 3:23 pm | 4 comments | 1272 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama and the Olympics

Question: Why wasn't Obama able to bring the Olympics to Chicago? Answer: Because lying isn't an Olympic sport....

Original post made by Fred F on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by non-zombie, on Oct 3, 2009 at 5:04 pm | 8 comments | 1271 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Toy project run by experts

Kids and toys go together like cake and ice cream. And some students at Green Valley Elementary School enjoyed collecting...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Kellye, on Dec 18, 2009 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 1271 Views

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Hot Summer Nights car show is tonight

A street party like no other, Danville's Hot Summer Nights Car Shows combine classic cars and camaraderie to create an evening...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by jojo, on Aug 27, 2010 at 5:41 pm | 23 comments | 1271 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Our Views: Keep San Ramon's growth boundary

Voters both in San Ramon and in Contra Costa County have been consistent in voting for urban limit lines and growth boundaries....

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by geoff gillette, on Oct 29, 2010 at 4:12 pm | 6 comments | 1271 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools for Schools program changes the lives of Ugandans and Danville students

Sunee Washom has crossed oceans, sold jewelry and gone nights without sleep to hike through the Ugandan bush, brandishing...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 28, 2010 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 1271 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters to the editor

<B>Being a town would prevent change Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5408 posted...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2008
Last comment by Alamo Dave, on Jan 7, 2009 at 7:16 pm | 3 comments | 1270 Views
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