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<font size=+2>Art</font> Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=45 posted Friday, May...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2008
Last comment by map, on Jan 23, 2009 at 6:11 am | 3 comments | 6728 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Congressional vote ends shutdown, reopens national parks

Park workers are preparing to return to work Thursday after a congressional vote Wednesday evening that approved a deal to...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Oct 22, 2013 at 4:45 pm | 10 comments | 6507 Views

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San Ramon grad leads 'green' march in D.C.

Danville native Jeff Gustafson joined more than 10,000 young leaders from across the country from Feb. 27-March 2 for Power...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2009
Last comment by nikolas, on Jun 18, 2009 at 1:37 pm | 2 comments | 6504 Views

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Deceased Contra Costa inmate identified as Alamo man

An inmate found dead in a cell at Contra Costa County Jail in Martinez on Thursday has been identified as David Bremer, 24,...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2014
Last comment by Barbie, on Mar 25, 2014 at 2:43 pm | 4 comments | 6478 Views

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Warriors Watch Riders support local vets

At first glance, members of the Warriors Watch Riders may seem like just another group of tough guys with leather jackets...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Cathryn M. Villasenor, on Jul 11, 2013 at 10:24 pm | 1 comment | 6463 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista celebrates grand opening of student center

Monte Vista High School students now have new technology tools and a more modern meeting place. Students, staff and community...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2013
Last comment by parent, on Nov 7, 2013 at 9:06 am | 3 comments | 6306 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Yellow Wood Coffee and Tea to go

The economic downturn has claimed two more victims, this time a much-loved coffee shop and its companion store in the Alamo...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Georeg, on Sep 20, 2010 at 2:15 pm | 9 comments | 6297 Views

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Bury My Heart at Wounded Drumstick

The juxtaposition of two recent articles in our local fishwrap... http://www.contracostatimes.com/ci_17100923?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com ht...

Original post made by the dogfather on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 26, 2011 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 6257 Views

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Local women go 'Beyond' with burlesque troupe

The four members of Beyond Burlesque are clad in lingerie and heels as they strut around a small fitness studio in Lafayette....

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on Oct 4, 2013 at 8:33 pm | 8 comments | 6164 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Inaugural Tri-Valley Photo Contest winners named

Judges selected Richard Valenti's photo "God Beams Over Danville" Best of Show in the inaugural Tri-Valley Photo Contest....

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2013
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San Ramon council holds forum on Tassajara Valley cemetery

It was standing room only as people flooded into the San Ramon City Council chambers Tuesday night to discuss the cemetery...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Jul 3, 2014 at 11:57 am | 69 comments | 6077 Views

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Students ponder 9/11 remembrance in essay contest

As part of its annual Sept. 11 remembrance, Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley hosted an essay contest for students throughout...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Oct 16, 2013 at 9:19 am | 1 comment | 6001 Views

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Danville teen arraigned on rape charges

Prosecutors have charged Sam Nesis, a recent San Ramon Valley High graduate, with forcible rape, forcible oral copulation...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2011
Last comment by Annonymous, on Mar 8, 2011 at 2:21 pm | 129 comments | 5994 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Thousands mourn loss of Taylor Family Foundation co-founder

Barry Taylor, the co-founder of the Taylor Family Foundation, died Saturday of an apparent heart attack. He was 74 years...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2013
Last comment by Diana Martini Sheppard, on Nov 26, 2013 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 5936 Views

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Danville Hotel demolition due in January

The deteriorating Danville Hotel Wild West buildings could be coming down in the coming weeks, with developers' demolition...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Kristen, on Jan 17, 2014 at 3:25 pm | 18 comments | 5930 Views

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Obituaries

Madolyn Olofson Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4223 posted Friday, March 7, 2008,...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2008
Last comment by Shannan Cambern , on Sep 9, 2013 at 7:43 pm | 16 comments | 5821 Views

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Tri-Valley mayors optimistic about growth

Partnerships -- with businesses, with residents and with each other -- were the common themes for all five city leaders at...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Oct 31, 2013 at 10:16 am | 2 comments | 5732 Views

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Monte Vista High focuses on safe driving with Every 15 Minutes presentation

Monte Vista High students got a personal glimpse at the potentially traumatic effects of driving while intoxicated last week,...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Apr 18, 2014 at 4:12 pm | 5 comments | 5719 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Congratulations, class of 2009

Caps and gowns, Pomp and Circumstance, and graduation parties - it's that time of year again. Proud parents and grandparents,...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2009
Last comment by henry Vest, on Jan 2, 2010 at 4:16 pm | 2 comments | 5705 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Blackhawk developer represents greatness, selflessness

Kenneth E. Behring's life has been filled with remarkable achievements, but the ambitions that now motivate this businessman...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2013
Last comment by Rgf49er, on Dec 18, 2013 at 8:04 am | 2 comments | 5700 Views
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