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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 Bob and Susie Hill, on Oct 1, 2009 at 10:55 am | 18 comments | 1090 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville Weekly to stop print edition after 4 1/2 years

The Danville Weekly will publish its last print edition Oct. 2 and shift its focus entirely online, publisher Gina Channell-Allen...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by jakefarsh, on Sep 24, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 18 comments | 1780 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Solo car crash kills Monte Vista grad

Jason Cox, a resident of Danville and graduate of Monte Vista High School, died in a solo car crash on Diablo Road on Saturday...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2009
Last comment by Heather stretch, on Dec 23, 2009 at 8:47 am | 18 comments | 2902 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Trustees OK negotiations for solar energy

The School Board authorized district staff to enter into negotiations with a vendor to add solar panels at six campuses,...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Jack Fulcher, on Apr 15, 2010 at 3:59 pm | 18 comments | 1154 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglary suspects arrested after woman finds them in her San Ramon home

Two men were arrested Tuesday afternoon on burglary charges after a woman reportedly caught them in the act in her home in...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Abbondanza, on May 10, 2010 at 11:18 pm | 18 comments | 1597 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police searching for shooting suspect in Danville

Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with a shooting this morning in Danville. The victim, an unidentified...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by from the looks of it, on May 28, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 18 comments | 2888 Views

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Bicyclist injured on I-680 on-ramp in Alamo

A bicyclist was taken to a hospital after being struck by a car on an Interstate Highway 680 on-ramp in Alamo this morning,...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by drew, on Jul 8, 2010 at 9:56 am | 18 comments | 1093 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Streetwise: How do you feel about the amount of homework students are assigned?

With school starting in a matter of days, students are preparing to say "goodbye" to the carefree nature of summer and "hello"...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Sally N., on Aug 18, 2010 at 9:19 pm | 18 comments | 1610 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville takes short term solution to problems at corner of Prospect and Hartz

With street safety improvements set to be completed in Danville in conjunction with the Veterans Memorial renovation, the...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by elsie, on Aug 24, 2010 at 11:48 am | 18 comments | 1339 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVFPD receives international accreditation

It is official: the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District is the first agency is accredited by a unanimous vote from...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 1, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 18 comments | 1604 Views

SPORTS

David Piepho: the eighth member of the Alamo MAC?

Dear Dolores, The volume of comments on the BANG editorial this morning disclosing the nepotism of the Piepho's in protecting...

Original post made by Hal on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Crooked, on Nov 26, 2010 at 1:43 pm | 18 comments | 2223 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

El Balazo owners charged in 20-count indictment

Owners of the popular-but-now-defunct El Balazo chain made their initial appearance today in Oakland federal court, U.S....

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on Dec 14, 2010 at 12:46 pm | 18 comments | 1831 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney, area mayors discuss regional issues

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11), Mayor Karen Stepper and three other Tri-Valley mayors met in Washington, D.C. Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jan 29, 2011 at 6:35 pm | 18 comments | 1686 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Area police investigate a string of burglaries after Feb. 2 incident

Police are investigating a string of thefts after a home burglary produced important leads. On the morning of Wednesday,...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by Police Chief Steve Simpkins, on Feb 16, 2011 at 1:32 pm | 18 comments | 2423 Views

RESTAURANTS

The Daily Meal calls Danville a top foodie town

Along with Asheville, N.C., Edgartown, Mass., and Evanston, Ill., Danville is listed as a town that serves food to rival...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by Foodie, on Apr 19, 2011 at 11:38 am | 18 comments | 2235 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bin Laden dead

Osama Bin Laden, the "face of evil," is dead. Tell us, where were you when you first learned of the 9/11 attacks? And what...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on May. 1, 2011
Last comment by Inman, on May 5, 2011 at 11:12 pm | 18 comments | 1131 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Jessica Lipsky knows the identity of commentators

Dear Editor, You have now been caught misrepresenting the reality of this forum. In the very informative posting by Don...

Original post made by [removed] on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jan 22, 2012 at 8:31 pm | 18 comments | 706 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: Favorite American president

As President Obama visits the Bay Area for campaign fundraisers, Danville residents take time to reflect on previous commanders-in-chief....

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Scrotey McBoingboing, on Feb 22, 2012 at 9:29 am | 18 comments | 898 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district superintendent announces retirement

Steven Enoch, San Ramon Valley Unified School District's superintendent of schools, recently announced that he plans to retire...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Pierre, on Apr 25, 2012 at 9:11 pm | 18 comments | 1572 Views

AROUND TOWN

Con Fire Tax is another waste

The new tax asked for by Con Fire and the Board of Supervisors needs to be voted down just like East County. These politicians...

Original post made by Taxpayer out of money on Jul. 1, 2012
Last comment by Factchecker, on Jul 19, 2012 at 9:10 pm | 18 comments | 1270 Views
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Measure BB could pay to connect Dublin Boulevard to Livermore
By Tim Hunt | 5 comments | 914 views

Moving to Maine, Maybe
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 909 views

“…and all I ask of dyin’, is to go naturally” *
By Tom Cushing | 9 comments | 486 views

Wheels for Meals on Wheels
By John A. Barry | 0 comments | 174 views