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BREAKING NEWS***McNerney increases vote and percentage lead

Our fine Congressman Jerry McNerney has increased his vote count lead to 2474 votes and increased his percentage lead to...

Original post made by Chet on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Nov 24, 2010 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1050 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tick risk rises in the fall

Mosquito Bytes, the monthly newsletter of the Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District, reports that fall is the time...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Nov 24, 2010 at 8:08 pm | 1 comment | 916 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What do you hope to get from Santa Claus?

Christmas gifts are on everyone's minds -- giving and getting -- as we settle into the holidays. Streetwise reporter Stan...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Nov 26, 2010 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 786 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville Tree Lighting tonight

Let there be lights! say Father Christmas and the Snow Angel every year at this time, the day after Thanksgiving. This year's...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Mary, on Nov 26, 2010 at 3:01 pm | 1 comment | 1231 Views

AROUND TOWN

Are you looking for a group to play Mah Jong?

The Alamo Women's Club has a spot for you to play Mah Jong! The group meets two times a month in a member's home. If you...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
Last comment by Cindy Lindstrom, on Nov 29, 2010 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 914 Views

RESTAURANTS

pascals

its been a great place to go and have my morning coffee and chat with nice people.thank you ladies for a great five years.hope...

Original post made by bob hubbard on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Terry, on Dec 1, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 1 comment | 2054 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Get SMART with new emergency service

Give your vital information to emergency personnel in advance of an actual emergency with SMART911, a new service of the...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Dec 1, 2010 at 6:48 am | 1 comment | 1034 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What do you fear?

Danville residents have weathered the economic storm, survived the harsh cold of November and still managed to keep their...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 2, 2010 at 4:27 pm | 1 comment | 839 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Danville woman honored for lending a helping hand - and hoof

Danville resident Melanie Buerke, founder of nonprofit SonRise Equestrian Foundation in Castro Valley, was one of six honorees...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by Patti, on Dec 3, 2010 at 7:26 am | 1 comment | 1168 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Would-be robbers locked out of Walnut Creek Panda Express

Two would-be robbers who planned to fleece a Walnut Creek restaurant were out of luck Thursday night when restaurant workers...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2010
Last comment by TheBitchyWaiter, on Dec 4, 2010 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 1526 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What is your favorite thing to do in the San Ramon Valley?

To some Danville may seem like a boring, sleepy town, but residents know better. Roving reporter Stan Wharton recently went...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Dec 10, 2010 at 6:55 am | 1 comment | 888 Views

AROUND TOWN

SRV Dance Academy to perform 'Impressions of the Nutcracker' this weekend

San Ramon Valley Dance Academy presents a whimsical interpretation of the classic holiday story in ==I Impressions of the...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by bz, on Dec 10, 2010 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 956 Views

AROUND TOWN

Do you have an ugly holiday sweater?

Blackhawk Museum will host an Ugly Sweater Holiday Party from 8 p.m.-1 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 18, at the museum, 3700 Blackhawk...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Sbr, on Dec 16, 2010 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 1127 Views

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A scandalous romp

It's 20 minutes 'til curtain up. Backstage the cast scurries in and out of dressing rooms, putting on wigs and touching up...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2010
Last comment by Therese Harvey, on Dec 19, 2010 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 808 Views

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Christmas Bird Count draws thousands of eyes to the sky

Bay Areans are tiptoeing around the outdoors this holiday season to participate in the 111th annual Audubon Christmas Bird...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Dec 20, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 856 Views

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Cal Fire encourages Californians to get "fire smart"

The holiday season is here, complete with garlands, pine needles and candles (Oh my!). As beautiful as they are, holiday...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by Candle Guru, on Dec 21, 2010 at 4:35 pm | 1 comment | 1076 Views

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A Danville family's Christmas - African style

Some 6,000 miles away from their home, a Danville man and his family are spending their first Christmas in Uganda. When Paul...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Dec 22, 2010 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 1148 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools for Schools program changes the lives of Ugandans and Danville students

Sunee Washom has crossed oceans, sold jewelry and gone nights without sleep to hike through the Ugandan bush, brandishing...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 28, 2010 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 1322 Views

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Donate new pajamas for foster kids

Donate new pajamas for foster kids at any Sleep Train location. The nearest store is located at 7916 Dublin Blvd., Dublin....

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2010
Last comment by collins, on Dec 31, 2010 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 957 Views

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Back to work for commissions and committees

The holiday season is officially over and it's back to work today for the dozens of Danville volunteers and public officials...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by Duffy, on Jan 3, 2011 at 10:33 am | 1 comment | 870 Views
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