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Alamo flocks to Peasant's Courtyard opening

The Peasant's Courtyard offered tastings of its signature foods at the grand opening Monday, three months after starting...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Jenny, on Sep 1, 2010 at 4:45 pm | 18 comments | 1524 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vets Hall trees coming down soon

Trees at the Veterans Memorial Building on Hartz Avenue at Prospect in downtown Danville will be removed this month, say...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by TL Nelson, on Jan 17, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 29 comments | 1524 Views

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The coolest sport you've never tried

You may not know what it's called, but if you've watched a Nike commercial in the last few years, you've probably seen it:...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Tina, on Mar 14, 2011 at 8:38 pm | 6 comments | 1524 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area officials declare 6th straight 'Spare the Air' day

Yet again, Bay Area residents are being asked to leave their fireplaces and wood stoves unlit during a sixth consecutive...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Dec 18, 2013 at 8:14 am | 12 comments | 1524 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1523 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contributions to LAFCo Incorporation Studies

Dear neighbors, Please review this kind response from Ms. Lou Ann Texeira, Contra Costa LAFCo Executive Officer,ltexe@lafco.cccounty.us: "Just...

Original post made by CDSI Community Courtesy on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on May 19, 2008 at 3:43 pm | 2 comments | 1523 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. 4, 2011
Last comment by Barbara, on Oct 10, 2011 at 3:28 pm | 12 comments | 1523 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 | 1522 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Get prepared!

Police and fire officials are gearing up, along with paramedics and other first responders. Not to respond to a crisis, but...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2008
Last comment by Paul Faust, on Oct 13, 2008 at 10:02 pm | 1 comment | 1522 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area bank robber foiled by bad handwriting

Bad penmanship played a role in the arrest of a would-be bank robber in Antioch on Monday. The suspect approached a teller...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by Stan Dupp, on Jan 9, 2014 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 1522 Views

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MTA offers summer internship program

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission is looking for summer interns seeking a career in transit. About 35 summer internships...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2014
Last comment by James Buchs, on Feb 20, 2014 at 10:02 am | 1 comment | 1522 Views

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Would you please page me, I would like to see if I am there

Posted by request of the author Dear neighbors, As we move into the campaign season and read all the letters by supporters...

Original post made by Paige Livingston on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on May 23, 2008 at 8:02 am | 1 comment | 1521 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 | 1521 Views

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How high should Danville go?

A joint session of the Danville Town Council, Planning Commission and Design Review Board ended up in a long discussion on...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2008
Last comment by Just me, on Sep 17, 2008 at 3:03 pm | 4 comments | 1520 Views

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Deputies talking to Alamo teens about political sign thefts

Contra Costa County Sheriff's deputies are interviewing a pair of Alamo teenagers in connection with the theft of 20 political...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by Chuck, on Feb 24, 2009 at 9:38 pm | 15 comments | 1520 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1518 Views

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Summer Fest features entertainers and more

Downtown Danville was stylin' tonight as people attended the Summer Fest from 5-8 p.m. on Hartz Avenue and Prospect. The...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2008
Last comment by Cindy, on Aug 15, 2008 at 3:58 pm | 2 comments | 1518 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 | 1518 Views

SPORTS

Rays are Majors league champs

The Rays beat the Orioles 3-2 on June 8 during a very close game up until the last inning. The Rays took a 1-0 lead in the...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by Rays Fan, on Jul 9, 2009 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 1517 Views

SPORTS

Monte Vista looking for past cross country champs

The Monte Vista High School Alumni Fun Run has grown over the last four years to reunite cross country graduates to run against...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jack Solomon, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:35 am | 1 comment | 1517 Views
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