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AROUND TOWN

Water, water everywhere?

What is going on with the seemingly unending stream of water flowing down Hartz Ave? It seems to start around the Podva...

Original post made by Triogenes on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 26, 2009 at 9:05 am | 1 comment | 1249 Views

AROUND TOWN

Say MAC, what do you do when five people are not enough?

What do you do when you realize five people are not enough for the job? Five supervisors cannot, with all that staff help,...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 25, 2009 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1070 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Official says elder abuse cases are being investigated

The head of Aging and Adult Services takes issue with a report made last week by a Contra Costa County Civil Grand Jury that...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 25, 2009 at 8:11 am | 3 comments | 1431 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sunrise from Las Trampas

High school photographer Joe Christianson rose early Wednesday morning to see the sunrise from the Del Amigo Trail in Las...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Leah, on Mar 23, 2009 at 4:37 pm | 2 comments | 991 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nun tells about life today in Iraq

Sister Diana doesn't criticize the U.S. invasion of Iraq. She just states the facts about life before the Americans entered...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jo Shafer, OPB, on Mar 23, 2009 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 1016 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What Happens When a Town Loses Its Newspaper?

Dear Dolores, You and your readers should read this important TIME article. Please read this article: http://news.yahoo.com/s/time/20090323/us_time/08599188682600 As...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 23, 2009
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AROUND TOWN

Should the Alamo Region have a SuperMAC?

Let's start a new forum on WHAT'S NEXT in the Alamo Region: The term “SuperMAC” applies to Municipal Advisory Councils...

Original post made by Community Courtesy on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 21, 2009 at 7:08 pm | 14 comments | 1268 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

UPDATE: Republicans start lining up to run for Tauscher's seat

U.S. Rep. Ellen Tauscher (D., Alamo) has accepted an offer from the Obama administration to serve in a post at the U.S. State...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 21, 2009 at 9:27 am | 5 comments | 1302 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Guy Houston for Congress..move to Alamo!!

A personal message to Guy, You are invited to be our US Representative to Congress from our district. What do you say?? Hal...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Texas Hal, The Pop(u)lar Pal, on Mar 21, 2009 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 1266 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tapping the potential of drinking water

Some Danville restaurants will ask customers to pay $1 for a glass of water that would normally be free, to celebrate World...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2009
Last comment by Pamela, on Mar 20, 2009 at 7:30 pm | 10 comments | 1133 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters to the editor

<B>Helping with heifers Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5798 posted Friday, March...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, CDSI, on Mar 20, 2009 at 3:47 pm | 3 comments | 985 Views

AROUND TOWN

'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

Diablo Ballet presents "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at 7:30 p.m., this weekend Friday-Saturday, March 20-21 and at 2 p.m.,...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Fred, on Mar 20, 2009 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 993 Views

AROUND TOWN

AIA Board ponders role in future of Alamo

Just 10 days after the defeat of a three-year-long campaign to incorporate Alamo, members of the Alamo Improvement Association...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 19, 2009 at 9:45 am | 19 comments | 1324 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Rep. Ellen Tauscher accepts state department post

U.S. Rep. Ellen Tauscher (D., Alamo) today accepted an offer from the Obama administration to serve in a key post at the...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 18, 2009 at 6:57 pm | 1 comment | 1217 Views

RESTAURANTS

What do you think of the new restaurants section?

Hi, I'm co-founder of BooRah, the company that's working with the Danville Weekly on the new online Restaurants section that...

Original post made by Eric on Apr. 7, 2007
Last comment by SALLY BANKS, on Mar 18, 2009 at 5:38 pm | 5 comments | 3309 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville approves retail stimulus plan

Starting this spring, Danville retailers will be getting some help in weathering the financial storm rocking the nation....

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on Mar 18, 2009 at 11:44 am | 4 comments | 1173 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Beauty in our own back yard

Ace nature photographer Joe Christianson, a senior at San Ramon Valley High, went hiking in Las Trampas right after the heavy...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by Joe, on Mar 18, 2009 at 11:04 am | 4 comments | 1462 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town to look at police services contracts

Danville officials have given the go-ahead to a consultant to begin examining the cost of police services to the town and...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Mar 18, 2009 at 7:58 am | 10 comments | 1077 Views

AROUND TOWN

Final tally shows slight change in Alamo vote

Additional mail-in ballots turned in to the Contra Costa County Clerk's office in the March 3 incorporation election in Alamo...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 17, 2009 at 10:34 am | 7 comments | 1144 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teachers waive appreciation week

For years now the tradition at Greenbrook Elementary School has been that during March parents would collect donations,...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Mar 17, 2009 at 9:30 am | 9 comments | 1360 Views
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