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Remembering Virgie Jones: Alamo's historian, author, ambassador and friend

Virginia V. Jones, known as "Virgie," died Aug. 16 at the age of 92. Mrs. Jones was born in Raymond, Wash. on Nov. 26, 1917....

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by margie reynolds, on Feb 6, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 5 comments | 1359 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista students hammer away at old library

Approximately 15 students, who were either members of the leadership team or the student design committee, donned hard hats...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on Apr 6, 2012 at 8:38 am | 2 comments | 1359 Views

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Save Mount Diablo buys 1,080 acre Curry Canyon Ranch

Save Mount Diablo has purchased a property it's describing as its "top priority acquisition," the 1,080 acre Curry Canyon...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2013
Last comment by disillusioned Danvillian, on Nov 8, 2013 at 12:16 pm | 1 comment | 1358 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

CHP reports rise in DUI arrests over Labor Day

Officials with the Avoid the 25 program have completed their Labor Day Enforcement action, and are reporting that area-wide...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by Hans, on Sep 21, 2009 at 4:52 pm | 5 comments | 1357 Views

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Open space preservation initiative falls short of 2014 ballot

A grassroots ballot initiative aimed at strengthening voter rights on future development may have garnered enough support,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2013
Last comment by Melinda, on May 20, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 31 comments | 1357 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meetings begin to determine fate of Vets Hall

The new Veterans Building Steering Committee will meet for the first time at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 29, to begin planning...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Oct 24, 2008 at 2:12 pm | 3 comments | 1356 Views

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Voyage of recovery

Those were the first words Joanne Loveland posted on her blog when she and her good friend Priscilla checked into the Xiaoshan...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2009
Last comment by William Low, on Sep 6, 2010 at 12:38 am | 4 comments | 1356 Views

AROUND TOWN

Settlement reached in suit involving Danville mom accused of spitting on student

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Original post made by debra m. on Apr. 17, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Apr 21, 2010 at 11:12 am | 10 comments | 1356 Views

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Step into the past

Boys beating the summer heat in an old swimming hole in the San Ramon Creek. Potluck socials every Saturday night in front...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by Joan Villaire, on Mar 31, 2009 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 1355 Views

AROUND TOWN

So how IS your mail delivery lately?

Dear Editor, With USPS reducing routes, and potentially post offices, mail delivery has become late in the day on the...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by lmao, on Aug 2, 2011 at 7:27 pm | 14 comments | 1355 Views

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Danville couple's pat-down battle to continue

Lawyers for the American Civil Liberties Union went before the California State Supreme Court on Tuesday in an effort to...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Jan 19, 2009 at 10:25 am | 8 comments | 1354 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 | 1354 Views

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Andersen wins supervisor race with 60% of vote

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen declared her victory in the race for District 2 county supervisor Tuesday night at 9:45 p.m.,...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Nan, on Jun 11, 2012 at 12:59 pm | 13 comments | 1354 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

On this Veteran's Day

Dear neighbors, Please take a moment today to understand your role in wars past and present. Ask how all people in our...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 10, 2008
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County in CRISIS

Contra Costa in Crisis: What’s Ahead as the County Cuts Back What will be cut-- or cut again? Childcare? Healthcare?...

Original post made by Community Courtesy on Feb. 12, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1353 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Break-in leads to stolen property for 45 victims

Maybe Someone was watching as would-be burglars at Rolling Hills Church in Danville inadvertently led police to stolen property...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2009
Last comment by Art, on Dec 18, 2009 at 12:22 pm | 12 comments | 1353 Views

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San Ramon plans quick action to replace retiring City Manager Moniz

San Ramon's City Council plans to move quickly to replace retiring City Manager Herb Moniz, who will leave the job in three...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 4, 2011 at 2:44 pm | 6 comments | 1353 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water, water everywhere?

What is going on with the seemingly unending stream of water flowing down Hartz Ave? It seems to start around the Podva...

Original post made by Triogenes on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 26, 2009 at 9:05 am | 1 comment | 1352 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Museum acquires 'Miracle on the Hudson' quilt

A quilt artist from Missouri donated her creation, "Miracle on the Hudson," to Danville and the Museum of the San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by SouthWind100, on Oct 22, 2009 at 3:41 am | 3 comments | 1351 Views

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Those popular 'Take Us Along' photos

The Danville Weekly ran a popular feature called "Take Us Along" before it halted its print edition in October: Readers would...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by Amory Gutierrez, Danville Express, on Dec 31, 2009 at 8:50 am | 6 comments | 1351 Views
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Measure BB could pay to connect Dublin Boulevard to Livermore
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 1,481 views

“…and all I ask of dyin’, is to go naturally” *
By Tom Cushing | 14 comments | 1,187 views

Me, Mother & Eleanor Roosevelt
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,182 views