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Entertaining the troops

Two young men from Danville finished a tour in Iraq in August. A tour entertaining the American troops, that is. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Steven Wittenberg, on Oct 30, 2008 at 10:22 am | 3 comments | 1321 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Man, and his family, on a mission to Uganda

When Paul Gibson lost his job at Hewlett-Packard, he decided on a career move -- half a world away. Gibson said he was "laid...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by Louise, on Jul 14, 2010 at 2:41 pm | 4 comments | 1321 Views

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Teachers rally behind 'state of emergency' week

The "state of emergency" resolution addresses the potential financial crisis the district faces if the state adopts a "cuts...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on May 18, 2011 at 10:20 pm | 35 comments | 1321 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 | 1321 Views

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Developer addresses traffic, school concerns for Magee Ranch project

Traffic concerns and the impact on schools dominated an informational meeting held Wednesday by a developer looking to put...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2010
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 25 comments | 1320 Views

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More than 400 guns collected at county buyback event

Contra Costa County's recently gun buyback yielded over 400 guns from three locations throughout the county. The firearms...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Aug 18, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 24 comments | 1319 Views

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Not forgotten

Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6382 posted Friday, July 24, 2009, 12:00 AM...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardelli, on Aug 27, 2009 at 8:42 pm | 6 comments | 1318 Views

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Residents appeal Station 32 plans to Board of Supervisors

Alamo resident Diann Tilley Christensen filed the appeal on behalf of six couples on Sept. 1, citing concerns about "code...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Hary, on Sep 19, 2011 at 8:34 am | 11 comments | 1318 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Variety of burglaries lead DPD call log

The Danville Police Department provides the Danville-SanRamon Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling...

Original post made on May. 19, 2014
Last comment by Kerry, on May 19, 2014 at 6:32 am | 1 comment | 1318 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alamo man among injured in Isla Vista killing spree

An Alamo resident and college freshman is recovering in a hospital after being struck and seriously injured in a violent...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by Kerri (Bock-Willmes) Heusler, on May 28, 2014 at 10:00 am | 1 comment | 1317 Views

AROUND TOWN

Save Alamo

Oh, by the way, I forgot one item that you voted FOR when you voted NO. You voted FOR a dramatic increase in government...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Halamo, on Mar 5, 2009 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1316 Views

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Four teens cited at drinking party

Teenagers who refused to leave a house where an underage drinking party was taking place found themselves talking to Danville...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Apr 8, 2009 at 11:16 am | 4 comments | 1315 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The ABCs of Measure C

Voters living in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have a decision to make regarding the future of their schools....

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Objective Viewpoint, on Apr 30, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 9 comments | 1314 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

10th Congressional District to the polls

Alamo and some Danville voters will go to the polls in the Nov. 3 election for a new congressional representative for District...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Shelby, on Nov 4, 2009 at 10:38 pm | 8 comments | 1314 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

San Ramon May Boost Fines and Fees

The article on the above in this morning's paper describes San Ramon's desire to raise parking violations that carry...

Original post made by jrm on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on May 3, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 11 comments | 1314 Views

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Strong voice for cancer awareness stilled

Stacey Hartmann, 47, one of the Bay Area's strongest advocates for cancer awareness and treatment, died Jan. 3 after her...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2009
Last comment by Diane, on Jan 9, 2009 at 4:43 am | 2 comments | 1313 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Second swine flu-related death in Contra Costa County

A middle-aged Contra Costa County man with H1N1 (swine flu) has died. His death is the second in the county involving a person...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 17, 2009 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 1313 Views

AROUND TOWN

Paint Satrick's Day

My fellow fools, Tis the season! This monday, once again, we will foolishly take our green cans of paint to the Round...

Original post made by The Alamo Towne Fool on Mar. 16, 2008
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Diablo Views: New shift for nurses at San Ramon Regional

Aubrey Barker wanted to be an actress when she grew up and hoped to play a nurse. Then worked in a hospital as a medical...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2009
Last comment by Connie, on Jan 28, 2009 at 7:58 am | 11 comments | 1312 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 | 1312 Views
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