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On his own

First there was the fight for racial equality. Then came the women's movement. As time progressed, gay rights took center...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2008
Last comment by Gavin Horton, on Apr 5, 2008 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 1485 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville projects benefit from federal stimulus dollars

On the same day that President Obama signed the federal stimulus bill into law, members of the Danville Town Council approved...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by frank, on Feb 20, 2009 at 2:38 pm | 7 comments | 1484 Views

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Hundreds of protesters attend 'occupy Walnut Creek' rally

From 4 p.m. until around 6:30 p.m., protestors from Walnut Creek and surrounding towns lined the sidewalk at the intersection...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by The Equalizer, on Nov 21, 2011 at 9:17 am | 41 comments | 1484 Views

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Prop 8 sponsors tell U.S. Supreme Court that defining marriage is a state right

Supporters of California's ban on same-sex marriage told the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday that defining marriage is a states'...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Aubrey, on Feb 1, 2013 at 8:02 am | 27 comments | 1484 Views

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Contra Costa County has board openings

The Contra Costa County Aviation Advisory Committee has two openings for at-large positions, representing all stakeholders...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Mar 22, 2008 at 8:49 am | 4 comments | 1483 Views

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The Supervisor's job description is the ISSUE!

Posted with permission of the author Dear neighbors, The choice of candidates in District 3, according to Lisa Vorderbrueggen's...

Original post made by Darren Case on Apr. 27, 2008
Last comment by Kevin Nathrop, East County, on Apr 29, 2008 at 5:44 pm | 1 comment | 1483 Views

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Immediate voting in Alamo

For voters who have requested Permanent Vote by Mail status their official ballots were mailed last Monday February 2, 2009....

Original post made by Voter Information on Feb. 9, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Feb 15, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 11 comments | 1483 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four furlough days to save district about $3M

As the deadline for delivering final layoff notices to teachers approaches, the school district and teachers' union has come...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by LkF, on Jun 11, 2010 at 2:32 pm | 8 comments | 1483 Views

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Are you ready to fight?

Just after sunrise on a crisp bright Wednesday morning, a group of women in a Danville parking lot boarded a Sacramento-bound...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by C Lien, on Mar 24, 2008 at 5:34 pm | 2 comments | 1482 Views

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San Ramon City Salaries In Today's Paper

WOW.....Herb Moniz's incredible and controversial salary package is mentioned in 3 different articles in this morning's...

Original post made by jrm on Sep. 12, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 15, 2010 at 5:59 pm | 23 comments | 1482 Views

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Boulevard of Trees historical information now on-line

Dear Neighbors, Some historical Information on Alamo's Boulevard of Trees Project is now available on the www.alamore.org...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Apr. 14, 2008
Last comment by Susan West, on Apr 21, 2008 at 5:24 pm | 4 comments | 1481 Views

SPORTS

North Coast Section OKs continued use of metal baseball bats

High School baseball players from Bay Area communities up to the Oregon border will still be able to use metal bats during...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by USF Don, on May 28, 2010 at 5:29 pm | 8 comments | 1481 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Mayors don't rotate Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3887 posted Friday, December...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 21, 2007 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 1480 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Political parties have post-convention fervor

The conventions have ended, the delegates have gone home. Now it falls to the candidates to secure electoral and popular...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by Karen Sexton, on Sep 23, 2008 at 5:42 pm | 2 comments | 1480 Views

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Danville icon passes away at 57

Phil Hellsten, 57, artist and "Starman," whose daily routine included a lot of walking around downtown Danville, was found...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by "Swampy" Joe Bagley, on Jul 14, 2009 at 1:36 pm | 34 comments | 1480 Views

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Streetwise: What is your New Year's resolution for 2011?

Whether you make resolutions or not, someone will inevitably ask what yours are this time of year. In celebration of potentially...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 31, 2010 at 10:12 am | 2 comments | 1480 Views

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Borders files for bankruptcy, will close San Ramon store

Borders Group announced today that it will close 12 Bay Area book stores, including its San Ramon location. The closures...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by Jimbo, on Feb 22, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 11 comments | 1480 Views

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Tri-Valley University president convicted in visa fraud scheme

The founder and president of an online university based in Pleasanton was taken into custody Monday after a federal court...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2014
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Mar 31, 2014 at 2:50 pm | 5 comments | 1480 Views

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Middle-of-night quakes shake residents

Some area residents were awakened in the middle of the night last night - some three times - when quakes hit the area. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 9, 2008 at 4:16 pm | 1 comment | 1479 Views

SPORTS

Modern artist

Cyrus Shafizadeh, 6, seems deep in thought as he contemplates his next pencil strokes at the hands-on art exhibit at Danville's...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by HairyMan, on Nov 11, 2008 at 5:59 pm | 4 comments | 1479 Views
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