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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 | 1686 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone know the function of the new tower at Brett Hart park?

Driving by there this morning I noticed the new looming tower at the intersection of Camino Tassajara and Diablo Road....

Original post made by jrm on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by kevin, on Dec 21, 2010 at 7:16 pm | 27 comments | 2554 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 | 1516 Views

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Streetwise: What are your plans for the winter holiday vacation?

With Christmas just over a week away, it's getting really hard to focus on anything but jolly good times. Fortunately, roving...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by cookie, on Dec 21, 2010 at 4:33 pm | 4 comments | 2384 Views

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Recession accelerates Save Mount Diablo's conservation purchases

Save Mt. Diablo has been on a buying spree recently. The organization, whose goal is to preserve the natural land of Mt....

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on Dec 21, 2010 at 3:36 pm | 4 comments | 1289 Views

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Solar eclipse tonight

Druids rejoice. Tonight, the night of the winter solstice, the longest night of the year, the moon will be eclipsed by the...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Dec 20, 2010 at 8:20 pm | 3 comments | 1288 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Start your financial aid now!

The earlier you start the more financial aid you might receive. If you have a senior who’s going to college next year,...

Original post made by John on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by John, on Dec 20, 2010 at 10:27 am | 2 comments | 2240 Views

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The high price of a 'free' education

Parents, get out your checkbooks -- it's back-to-school time. Free -- that is, tax-supported education -- has been basic...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by John, on Dec 20, 2010 at 10:23 am | 10 comments | 1807 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 | 1134 Views

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Armed men 'take over' bank in robbery

Armed men held up a Pleasanton bank today, with one jumping over the counter and emptying teller drawers. Pleasanton police...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2010
Last comment by dm, on Dec 20, 2010 at 12:19 am | 2 comments | 1504 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 | 1141 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sheriff's Deputy charged with child molestation in San Ramon

A veteran Alameda County Sheriff's deputy was charged Tuesday in Contra Costa County with 10 counts of child molestation...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Follow the masses., on Dec 18, 2010 at 4:46 pm | 10 comments | 3238 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 | 1479 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Acceptance-related activities in local high schools?

My daughters attended MV and SRV high schools, and one of many reasons I'm proud of them is that both were involved with...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Dec 16, 2010 at 8:20 am | 33 comments | 5009 Views

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Developer addresses traffic, school concerns for Magee Ranch project

Traffic concerns and the impact on schools dominated an informational meeting held Wednesday by a developer looking to put...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2010
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 25 comments | 3090 Views

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Preparations begin on Magee Ranch Report

Danville town officials have mailed out a Notice of Preparation (NOP) for the environmental report that will be prepared...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2010 at 4:00 pm | 15 comments | 1967 Views

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Over 100 residents turn out for scoping session

Over 100 residents filled the Danville Town Meeting Hall Nov. 30 for a special meeting of the Town Planning Commission to...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2010
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2010 at 3:57 pm | 3 comments | 1531 Views

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SRVUSD Board installs new member, approves new project and policies

The five person San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education was installed for a new term Tuesday. The board...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2010
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Town sees Fresh and Easy opening in spring

Danville's Fresh and Easy Neighborhood Market is on track to open this spring, town staff says. But getting the British grocery...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Loura, on Dec 15, 2010 at 12:02 pm | 8 comments | 2408 Views

SPORTS

TWITS or TWEETS?

Dear Dolores, I do not Tweet or do I sit out on a limb except politically. In my view, when someone sends a Tweet to...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Dec. 15, 2010
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