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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

In the cold light of DAWN

Dear neighbors, As we awake on February 6, we will realize that our nation has made choices that somehow do not reflect...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 7, 2008 at 4:44 pm | 3 comments | 2140 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

It's Mayor Arnerich for Danville

The Danville Town Council elected Councilman Newell Arnerich to serve as mayor for the next year, and Mike Doyle as vice...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 5, 2008 at 4:16 pm | 3 comments | 2140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley set for Measure A election

San Ramon Valley voters have until Tuesday (May 5) to cast their ballots in the mail-only special election on whether to...

Original post made on May. 5, 2015
Last comment by Herman Glates, on May 6, 2015 at 9:33 am | 10 comments | 2139 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teachers waive appreciation week

For years now the tradition at Greenbrook Elementary School has been that during March parents would collect donations,...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Mar 17, 2009 at 9:30 am | 9 comments | 2139 Views

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DSRSD opens new recycled water fill station

The Dublin San Ramon Services District opened its second residential recycled water fill station in its service area, agency...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Waterman, on Jul 7, 2015 at 9:16 am | 3 comments | 2139 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kid's Country facilities won't be closed, exec director says

Four Kid's Country facilities in San Ramon and Danville will not be losing their licenses, according to the organization's...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Jenn, on Aug 11, 2011 at 5:49 pm | 28 comments | 2138 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Scary Larry' retiring after 20-year reign of 'terror'

Known as "Scary Larry" Valley-wide, Larry Chan has been the supposed terror of the Pleasanton DMV for 20 years. But on Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Aug 1, 2011 at 5:04 pm | 11 comments | 2138 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters to the editor

<B>Alamo residents should read studies Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4978 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by CDSI courtesy, on Sep 12, 2008 at 1:30 pm | 1 comment | 2138 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 Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 28, 2009 at 2:00 pm | 2 comments | 2138 Views

SPORTS

Undefeated Slammers defeat Cru's Crushers in final

The San Ramon Slammers defeated the Cru's Crushers in the championship game of the 680 Pony League 11U Playoffs at Twin Creeks...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by M3 S3-R, on Aug 27, 2009 at 1:31 pm | 1 comment | 2137 Views

AROUND TOWN

June 9 review of MVHS Solar Carport

Dear Editor, Alamo region neighborhoods are preparing for discussion of the solar power generation facility to be built...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 30, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 4, 2011 at 7:34 pm | 7 comments | 2137 Views

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Alamo could make it as a town, says financial report

A Comprehensive Fiscal Analysis conducted by the engineering firm Winzler and Kelly found that the town of Alamo would have...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Rachel Wells, on Jul 31, 2008 at 5:29 pm | 2 comments | 2137 Views

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SRVUSD offers survey on local accountability plan

The San Ramon Valley school district is seeking public input on its Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) adopted...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2015
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Jan 21, 2015 at 2:48 pm | 4 comments | 2137 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown urges voters to pass Prop. 30 tax measure, but poll shows it's failing

Gov. Jerry Brown, seeking to promote his Proposition 30 tax initiative, told a San Francisco audience Thursday that, "the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2012
Last comment by Caroline, on Nov 7, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 16 comments | 2136 Views

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Danville teen orator headed to nationals

Sam Stone, a senior at Monte Vista high School, won the state competition Sunday in the 73rd annual American Legion Oratorical...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by bzwahlen, on Mar 5, 2010 at 6:27 pm | 5 comments | 2135 Views

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Alamo incorporation opponents get organized

The debate over whether Alamo should become a town has begun to heat up, with those against incorporation holding meetings...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by CDSI Courtesy, on Sep 10, 2008 at 9:45 am | 10 comments | 2134 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station opens to much fanfare and talk

Trains are stopping today at the $106-million West Dublin/Pleasanton BART station that was officially dedicated Friday with...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2011
Last comment by In Alamo, on Feb 28, 2011 at 11:59 am | 28 comments | 2134 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools chief focuses on mission

Any school district employee who does not work in the classroom is suspect. That's how Superintendent Steve Enoch approaches...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 12, 2009 at 4:29 pm | 3 comments | 2133 Views

AROUND TOWN

Joyous wishes at Christmas

Dear neighbors and friends, Thank you for joining this public e-chain, Town Square Forum, in commentary on the events...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Dec. 18, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2133 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

At true forum on our global participation

Dear neighbors, I would like to thank the publisher and editor for allowing a true, realistic Forum on North American...

Original post made by Darren Miller on Feb. 10, 2008
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