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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 | 863 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 | 1265 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 | 1625 Views

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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 | 919 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 | 1003 Views

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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 | 1184 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 | 873 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 | 899 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 | 1104 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 | 1184 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 | 1455 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 | 1062 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 | 894 Views

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San Francisco wins high honors in nationwide booze battle

As if San Franciscans didn't have enough to be proud about, a new distinction has been bestowed upon the city by the bay:...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2011
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 4, 2011 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 3893 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Gee's Bend Quilter's' exhibit at the Bedford Gallery

Bedford Gallery presents "Gee's Bend Quilter's" exhibit in collaboration with Paulson Press until March 27, at the gallery,...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 4, 2011 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 785 Views

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Back to the future: town council and planning commission reconvene to discuss 2030 general plan

The Danville town council and planning commission met Tuesday night in a joint study session to discuss key policy issues...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2011
Last comment by Duffy, on Jan 5, 2011 at 9:06 am | 1 comment | 841 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Cancer Transitions' series starts today

The "Cancer Transitions" series focuses on many of the psychosocial and practical issues faced once cancer treatment is over....

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2011
Last comment by Leonard Vinci, on Jan 10, 2011 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 769 Views

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Are you over 50 years old and looking for a job?

Walnut Creek Library Foundation will host a free workshop on "Surefire Strategies for Job Seekers Over 50" at 6:30 p.m.,...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Susan, on Jan 12, 2011 at 9:46 am | 1 comment | 742 Views

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SRVUSD keeps kids safe

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for young people 15 to 24 in the US, second only to auto accidents; with recent...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Freckles, on Jan 12, 2011 at 11:55 am | 1 comment | 775 Views

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Volunteers needed at Tri-Valley Haven

The Tri-Valley Haven, a non-profit agency that provides shelter and counseling for survivors of sexual assault and battered...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2011
Last comment by Earl Richards, on Jan 14, 2011 at 4:44 pm | 1 comment | 821 Views
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