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DVC enrollment climbing

Officials say they are already running out of space at Diablo Valley College with enrollment nearing capacity as classes...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Matt, on Sep 5, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 4 comments | 965 Views

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Shimansky friends set up 'thank you' fund

Danville Councilman Mike Shimansky's condition is stable, say friends, but the bills are inevitably mounting. So David Miller,...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by SadStory, on Sep 8, 2009 at 12:51 pm | 4 comments | 1016 Views

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144th Scottish Highland Gathering and Games this weekend

More than 25 pipe bands from the U.S. and Canada as well as athletes will be competing at the games on Saturday-Sunday, Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by Marion, on Sep 4, 2009 at 9:31 am | 2 comments | 914 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon Republican David Harmer secures primary win

Voters gave one local politician the green light in the run to fill the vacant seat of former 10th District U.S. Rep. Ellen...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2009
Last comment by Just so you know, on Sep 9, 2009 at 2:24 pm | 9 comments | 1315 Views

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USGS predicts Bay Area 6.7 quake within 30 years

An official with the U.S. Geological Survey spoke to members of the Danville Town Council this week regarding the possibility...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2009
Last comment by antonebraga, on Sep 7, 2009 at 2:08 am | 2 comments | 1023 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Letters to the Editor

<B>Reproductive health services vital Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6620 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Chet, on Sep 7, 2009 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1199 Views

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Antiques and arts on Railroad Avenue today

Enjoy antiques and art at this fair from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday, Sept. 7, in the Railroad Center in Danville. Live music,...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Claudette, on Sep 7, 2009 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 901 Views

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Bridge crack could delay reopening Tuesday

Construction crews working on the Bay Bridge retrofitting project discovered a crack Saturday night that could keep the heavily...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Vlado Bevc, on Sep 7, 2009 at 1:14 pm | 1 comment | 1225 Views

SPORTS

Roundup: Monte Vista High School

<B>Track and Field Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6181 posted Friday, June 5,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Jerome King, on Sep 8, 2009 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments | 1474 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Art Space: Poetry is alive and well in Danville and environs

San Ramon resident Bob Eastwood is a poet and a painter. In the former role, he leads The Poets' Society, a group of local...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Stan Morner, on Sep 20, 2009 at 8:39 pm | 2 comments | 1130 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Obama speech spurs concerns among parents

Plans by President Barack Obama to address students across the nation Tuesday met with protest from parents across the country...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by FlameHaze, on Oct 15, 2009 at 1:57 pm | 48 comments | 2192 Views

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LAFCO to examine Danville boundaries

Discussions are set to begin this week as to just how far Danville's sphere of influence (SOI) extends. Members of the Contra...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Abram H, on Sep 10, 2009 at 4:00 pm | 2 comments | 936 Views

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Recycled water is goal for EBMUD

East Bay Municipal Utility District is concentrating on the ability to use recycled water throughout the community as it...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 5 comments | 1072 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 | 1386 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Let the games begin!

No. 5 Kyle Jefferson of Dougherty Valley High School junior varsity makes a catch against Willow Glen High School from San...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Joe, on Sep 10, 2009 at 3:55 pm | 2 comments | 1203 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Getting fit! at Charlotte Wood Middle School

Students and faculty at Charlotte Wood Middle School will be able to adopt a more fit lifestyle, with the opening Sept. 4...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Pamela, on Sep 11, 2009 at 9:46 am | 3 comments | 1288 Views

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Sept. 11 Remembrance Ceremony

The Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley is again sponsoring a 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony at 6 p.m., Friday, Sept. 11 at...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Sep 16, 2009 at 2:36 pm | 7 comments | 1134 Views

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San Ramon eyes Tassajara Valley

Danville, San Ramon and Contra Costa County will be sitting down and examining the eastern boundary between the two towns...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ruck, on Sep 15, 2009 at 10:31 pm | 20 comments | 1387 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mothers of invention

Michele Wong didn't like the mess when Courtney, 3, maneuvered her veggies around her plate with an unsteady spoon all the...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ann, on Oct 13, 2009 at 9:41 pm | 6 comments | 1522 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Make home composting second nature

Central Contra Costa Solid Waste Authority is sponsoring composting classes throughout its service area in 2009. The workshop...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by MaryZ., on Sep 12, 2009 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 896 Views
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