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Beware Danville PTA School Parcel Tax Scheme

The PTA, which recently has been taken over by supporters of the teachers union, is now sending out to all parents of our...

Original post made by Taxpayer on Mar. 14, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Mar 24, 2010 at 7:12 pm | 74 comments | 3479 Views

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Growing Mona Lisa

Who remembers the Mona Lisa growing on the hillside off the freeway in Alamo in 1979? And the Marilyn Monroe a few years...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2008
Last comment by Loy69, on Oct 23, 2009 at 6:22 am | 58 comments | 3470 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Jury convicts former sheriff's deputy in Danville 'dirty DUI' case

Stephen Tanabe, 50, of Alamo, was found guilty in federal court of one count of conspiracy, three counts of wire fraud and...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2013
Last comment by Bea Tull, on Sep 6, 2013 at 1:03 pm | 10 comments | 3469 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Rail foes seek to bar further spending on project

After scoring a victory in a Sacramento court last month, opponents of California's proposed high-speed rail system are now...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 23, 2013 at 12:25 pm | 4 comments | 3468 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley Hero: Danville teen heads homework-helping site

A trip to India, a desire to continue a program from there and some Internet know-how led to the creation of TeenMesh, a...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2013
Last comment by Shirley Meloy, on Dec 16, 2013 at 11:46 am | 2 comments | 3461 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Indie star

Hal B. Klein was sitting on a Napa hillside in the sunshine when it hit him: His job rules. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4193...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Big Art, on Mar 21, 2008 at 2:51 am | 4 comments | 3445 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Welcome home, Capt. Sully

Capt. Chesley Sullenberger (right) and his wife Lorrie, along with U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D.,11th) applaud the musical...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2009
Last comment by B Lynn Goodwin, on Jan 31, 2009 at 10:27 pm | 6 comments | 3439 Views

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Streetwise: The fiscal cliff

As discussion of the impending fiscal cliff saturates the airwaves, Roving Reporter Stan Wharton went to the Danville Livery...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2012
Last comment by spcwt, on Dec 11, 2012 at 1:13 pm | 40 comments | 3429 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART rates set to go up

Starting on Jan. 1, BART riders will pay slightly higher train fares to help pay for new train cars and other projects, according...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2013
Last comment by Kip Ohara, on Dec 24, 2013 at 8:59 am | 6 comments | 3412 Views

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Arnerich/Town Council Helpless In Town Drunk Dilemma

It appears that our Town government has no concern and has no ability to address the growing problem of homeless long term...

Original post made by JRM on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Sep 24, 2013 at 3:22 pm | 5 comments | 3407 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Supporters of affordable housing weigh in on controversial issue

Affordable housing is not only a good idea for Danville but it's also the law. Despite "legitimate concerns" about an increase...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Mar 25, 2013 at 11:35 am | 83 comments | 3406 Views

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San Ramon Valley High School Winter Boutique

2013 San Ramon Valley High School Winter Boutique Saturday, December 7,2013 from 10:00am to 3:00pm Over 70 Specialty...

Original post made by SRVHSWINTERBOUTIQUE on Nov. 6, 2013
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

What is your opinion of our Danville schools?

Letís start some real conversations about our Danville schools. Students: Do you feel safe in your Danville school? ...

Original post made by Marie on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by has to be anonymous, on Sep 16, 2009 at 10:57 am | 78 comments | 3387 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sachs, Hudson win seat on San Ramon City Council

San Ramon Planning Commissioner Harry Sachs won a seat on City Council and incumbent City Councilmember Dave Hudson held...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2013
Last comment by Not asleep at the switch, on Nov 6, 2013 at 11:06 am | 1 comment | 3387 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man cared more about his fence than my son

On Valentine's Day around 4:30 I received the phone call every parent fears, my 16 year old son had been in a bike accident....

Original post made by Lonna Corder on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Dylan, on Apr 23, 2010 at 9:08 pm | 44 comments | 3384 Views

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Danville officials open sandbag station

The town of Danville has opened its sandbag station, a public resource set up annually to help residents prepare for rainy...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2013
Last comment by Friend of Danville, on Jan 1, 2014 at 10:03 am | 12 comments | 3384 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

What is happening with the old Danville Hotel?

We have noticed a Construction trailer and fencing placed around the back side, on Railroad Ave.,of the old Danville Hotel,...

Original post made by Kathleen Boas on Jul. 5, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Jul 8, 2010 at 8:15 am | 10 comments | 3382 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Basketball dreams

Kevin Laue is not someone who easily takes "no" for an answer. Laue has been a fighter since before he was born, when his...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by Debbie, on Dec 3, 2013 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 3355 Views

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See the Queen of Jazz in 'Ella, the Musical'

The Queen of Jazz. The First Lady of Song. The great Ella Fitzgerald. It's a life lived out loud in this exhilarating new...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2013
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Oct 1, 2013 at 11:51 am | 2 comments | 3345 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Last player in St. Isidore embezzlement case sentenced

An Alamo resident and former volunteer at St. Isidore's Catholic Church has been sentenced in an embezzlement case. Evelyn...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by been there, on Feb 27, 2012 at 10:57 pm | 33 comments | 3326 Views
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