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AROUND TOWN

Fresh fruit in the garden and what to do with it

This year I beat the deer and the birds to the apricots. Well, not all of them but enough to eat my fill and make one pie....

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Anna Chan, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 1 comment | 1516 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

New Website for understanding the Health Care Reforms

This link is a great way to get an understanding of our new Health Care program as it starts to improve health care in the...

Original post made by Chet on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by Realist, on Jul 31, 2010 at 10:08 am | 12 comments | 1516 Views

AROUND TOWN

More than 4,000 residents sign preservation initiative

A grassroots ballot initiative has made its way to the county as a citizens groups aims to strengthen voter rights on future...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by Derek , on Apr 26, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 10 comments | 1516 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contra Costa Meals on Wheels issues urgent funding appeal, may have to drop 200 seniors

Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa launched an urgent appeal for more donations, saying that a funding shortage could force...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on May 2, 2013 at 10:00 am | 27 comments | 1516 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police targeting downtown pedestrian safety

Plain clothed police officers will be used as pedestrian decoys as the Danville Police Department conducts a Pedestrian Safety...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by John, on Oct 23, 2009 at 3:26 pm | 10 comments | 1515 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville tops in hot luxury home market

Luxury home sales and the median sale price in the East Bay continued to rise in August, with sales jumping more than 29%...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2014
Last comment by Louise, on Oct 3, 2014 at 10:17 am | 3 comments | 1515 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town council strategizes over declining revenues

Danville revenue is falling below projected levels, and members of the Town Council discussed how the town will respond to...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by Bobby, on Mar 8, 2009 at 9:24 pm | 12 comments | 1514 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two swings stolen from Hap Magee

Two swing sets were discovered missing Wednesday morning from Hap Ranch Ranch Park. The swings had apparently been dismantled...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on May 5, 2009 at 7:17 am | 5 comments | 1514 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville makes it big -- in 'Penthouse' magazine

Who woulda thunk? Danville has made it big yet again, and this time Robin Williams isn't involved. The Danville Express received...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2011
Last comment by kevin, on Feb 5, 2011 at 3:03 pm | 4 comments | 1514 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman sexually assaulted by police officer impersonator in Pleasanton

The Pleasanton Police Department and allied agencies are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspects in two...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Ashley, on Aug 31, 2012 at 12:15 pm | 4 comments | 1514 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Families say they were denied go-kart rides at Boomers because of faiths

A Sikh family from Alameda and a Muslim family from Sunnyvale have alleged that they were barred from riding go-karts at...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by oh!riley, on May 14, 2014 at 11:07 am | 31 comments | 1514 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo Town Council Candidates, who are they?

Dear Editor, In morning e-exchanges, neighbors throughout our Diablo Vista region were considering who would be candidates...

Original post made by Diablo Vista on Aug. 16, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, CDSI, on Aug 30, 2008 at 4:40 pm | 4 comments | 1513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Celebrating Day of the Horse

Heidi Koch with Miniature horse Mini celebrates the annual National Day of the Horse with his little friends Baley, Isabella,...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2008
Last comment by Dorothy Coleman, on Dec 20, 2008 at 10:30 am | 8 comments | 1513 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crime reporting goes high tech

In an effort to maintain services amid widespread county cutbacks and as a means of keeping up with today's cyber lifestyle,...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2009
Last comment by armand, on Feb 4, 2009 at 6:04 pm | 1 comment | 1513 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 | 1513 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thief with pepper spray tries to steal $10,000 worth of handbags from Nordstrom

Two Good Samaritans ran down a thief who allegedly tried to steal $10,000 worth of high-end purses from Nordstrom in Walnut...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Lili, on Dec 6, 2011 at 8:49 pm | 9 comments | 1513 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alleged burglars report fake shooting in an attempt to avoid being caught

Police Chief Steve Simpkins has a message for the four suspects arrested Friday, Aug. 20 who tried to get out of burglary...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by patty, on Sep 2, 2010 at 12:18 am | 6 comments | 1512 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seven years of construction nears end at San Ramon Valley High School

After seven years, including the halting of work after Native American remains were found on site in July 2009 and a condemned...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Rose, on Sep 17, 2010 at 11:47 am | 6 comments | 1512 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Former fire captain arrested after allededly stealing from fire district

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office is expected to review a case against a retired fire captain and Alamo...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Old Danvillian, on Jan 30, 2013 at 8:09 am | 14 comments | 1512 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD Board profiles: Rachel Hurd

Four are vying for three spots in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education. While it appears that...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Nov 2, 2010 at 8:46 am | 5 comments | 1511 Views
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