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What should be the qualifications of an Alamo MAC member?

Dear Dolores, In the e-exchanges of our regional and corridor neighborhoods, a common question is "WHO is qualified to...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by RandyB, on Sep 18, 2009 at 12:15 am | 1 comment | 1014 Views

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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 | 1006 Views

AROUND TOWN

A beautiful day for the Alamo Music Festival

Dear Dolores, It is a beautiful day at the festival. Great people, good food, fine wine, exceptional music, and much more....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 13, 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 855 Views

AROUND TOWN

council members on cell phones

So many people today driving while talking and texting on cell phones.. there should be more tickets given out.. and the...

Original post made by resident on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 14, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 1 comment | 1023 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Students to share poetry out loud

More than 800 students in Contra Costa County will join students across the nation in the 2009 Poetry Out Loud competition,...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by azjOjZjxfhdykmraKxy, on Sep 15, 2009 at 4:06 am | 1 comment | 1342 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Protect Marriage - Support the 2010 California Marriage Protection Act

I remember how vehemently this area fought to protect marriage last fall from the gay couples who wanted to steal the institution...

Original post made by Just so you know on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Omini, on Sep 16, 2009 at 7:40 pm | 1 comment | 1323 Views

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Councilman Michael Shimansky dies

Danville Councilman Michael Shimansky died today, after coming down with bacterial meningitis Aug. 17. He was visiting his...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Nancy Fraze, on Sep 15, 2009 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 996 Views

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The importance of being Earnest

Dear Dolores, In commentary, we humans have developed the skill of avoiding communication and creating confrontation....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by Andrew Gardner, on Sep 17, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 973 Views

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The Teen Wire: Learning while earning

A student walks into the local Target looking for a part-time job, only to find that 30 others have applied for the same...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Wendy Mukai, on Sep 18, 2009 at 10:50 pm | 1 comment | 1120 Views

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I Have Mixed Emotions About "Danville Weekly" Going Online Only

(Danville, California) Call me old-fashioned, but at age 50 I still love the feel and texture of a newspaper. As I wrote...

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 21, 2009 at 4:48 pm | 1 comment | 1259 Views

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McNerney honors San Ramon resident in Garrido case

San Ramon city officials, along with a number of other area representatives, turned out Monday to salute Berkeley University...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Chet, on Sep 22, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 1 comment | 1133 Views

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Town planning memorial for Shimansky

Danville Town staff members are working with the family of Councilman Michael Shimansky to plan a memorial in his honor the...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 24, 2009 at 5:28 pm | 1 comment | 1941 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>The saddest thing Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6723 posted Friday, September...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 25, 2009 at 6:56 am | 1 comment | 1115 Views

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Footsteps Support Group

Hospice of the East Bay will host a six-week support group for grieving children and their adult caregivers from 5:15-6:30...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Dawn, on Sep 28, 2009 at 12:18 pm | 1 comment | 920 Views

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LPGA tees off Thursday at Blackhawk

The final field list for the CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge taking place this week is the best in the 14-year history of the...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Sep 28, 2009 at 6:22 pm | 1 comment | 971 Views

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the times, they are a-changin'

Here is what our readers should know about the new DanvilleExpress.com: Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6739...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Oct 2, 2009 at 8:08 am | 1 comment | 1558 Views

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Diablo Views: A comfortable chair, a cup of coffee and thou

This is it. My final column in the Danville Weekly, which this week concludes its print edition. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Oct 2, 2009 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 1131 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crews on scene of San Ramon house fire

More than two dozen firefighters with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District have contained a fire in a single family...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Kurt the Hurt, on Oct 2, 2009 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 1348 Views

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Two days of 'Art in the Park'

From paintings and ceramics to photography and jewelry, Danville's Art in the Park offers a rare opportunity to find one-of-a-kind...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Izzy, on Oct 2, 2009 at 12:16 pm | 1 comment | 1043 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Epicure: Garlic: The Mystical Food

Garlic has been lovingly nicknamed the "stinking rose" yet it is actually a member of the lily family, cousin to onions,...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 3251 Views
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Teaching The Arts
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