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SCHOOLS & KIDS

District addresses budget crisis in the schools

The School District is facing a potential shortfall of approximately $30 million during the next two years, and a portion...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by Mary, on Feb 10, 2010 at 11:47 am | 27 comments | 2211 Views

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Roosters being rousted from Danville yards

Roosters will need to find somewhere besides Danville yards to cock-a-doodle-doo. But the town will continue to allow chickens....

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2010
Last comment by Mary Eckert, on Feb 10, 2010 at 10:11 am | 2 comments | 1076 Views

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Seven days to survive on your own

The worst time for "the big one" to hit would be when school is in session, says Greg Gilbert, Danville's Emergency Services...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Feb 10, 2010 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 899 Views

SPORTS

Drew Brees

Drew Brees is not only the MVP of the Super Bowl, but also a man of integrity whose generosity has helped save the city of...

Original post made by Boilermaker on Feb. 7, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 10, 2010 at 6:34 am | 4 comments | 1848 Views

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New firehouse sparks discussion at MAC meeting

Fire Chief Richard Price discussed plans for a new Station 32 on Tuesday night that drew some opponents but more supporters,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Feb 9, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 28 comments | 5715 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Stars and Stripes Club

Dear Dolores, Would you please explain http://www.marynejedlypiepho.com/takeaction/starsstripesform.pdf. What is the...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on Feb 9, 2010 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 1026 Views

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Dangerous tree removal, Part 1

The first step was taken yesterday in the removal of the large valley oak tree on the Iron Horse Trail in Alamo that is growing...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 8, 2010 at 6:49 pm | 9 comments | 1003 Views

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Alamo Tree is now news of regional importance

KPIX channel 5 aired a story on the hazardous condition of the large tree on the Iron Horse Trail in Alamo. Here's the...

Original post made by Sue M. on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by OutdoorPursuits, on Feb 5, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 4 comments | 1572 Views

AROUND TOWN

FOUND: Wheelchair leg rests

FOUND: A pair of wheelchair leg rests. These items were found on La Gonda Way after the Alamo MAC meeting last Tuesday...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Feb. 5, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1085 Views

AROUND TOWN

Diablo Views: Road rage leads to five years in prison

As bicyclists try our patience on Danville Boulevard, we would do well to ponder the case of Dr. Christopher Thompson who...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Jan, on Feb 5, 2010 at 1:25 pm | 1 comment | 964 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Houses for Haiti

Sharpies, mat board and a glue stick. The art students at Los Cerros Middle School are hoping the cute little houses created...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Trish, on Feb 4, 2010 at 5:46 pm | 4 comments | 1747 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County Fair outpaces all others

The Alameda County Fair, with a 21.5 percent increase in attendance last year, has outpaced all the Top 50 Fairs in America...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by James, on Feb 4, 2010 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 850 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Stolen purses, laptops, etc., send strong message

In just one case, Danville police recovered 125 purses, and more than 400 articles of ID and credit cards, laptops, cameras...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by spcwtjd, on Feb 4, 2010 at 11:59 am | 13 comments | 1941 Views

AROUND TOWN

Exchange Club offers behind-the-scenes look at the County Fair

On February 10, 2010, the Exchange Club of the San Ramon Valley will host Rick K. Pickering, CEO of the Alameda County Fair,...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Feb. 4, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1050 Views

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Chief Price, we support you!

Dear Dolores, This Tuesday evening next week a redundant review of the fire station will occur at the CCC-MAC Alamo meeting....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Disappointed, on Feb 4, 2010 at 7:14 am | 13 comments | 1256 Views

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Abe Lincoln is a hit with Freedom Shrines

President Abraham Lincoln helped members of the Exchange Club dedicate new Freedom Shrines in two San Ramon Valley schools...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Illinois born and raised, on Feb 3, 2010 at 3:10 pm | 5 comments | 1254 Views

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Epicure: Super Bowl - Super Snacking

America will consume 450 million chicken wings on Super Bowl Sunday, reports Epicure Jacqui Love Marshall, as well as 11...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Feb 3, 2010 at 9:33 am | 2 comments | 917 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teachers gather to protest Social Security offsets

Hundreds of teachers, outraged over a pair of programs that take away Social Security benefits, turned out at a March 21...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Teacher X, on Feb 2, 2010 at 7:58 pm | 20 comments | 1921 Views

AROUND TOWN

Exchange Club offers behind-the-scenes look at the County Fair

On February 10, 2010, the Exchange Club will host Rick K. Pickering, CEO of the Alameda County Fair, who will talk about...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Feb. 2, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1108 Views

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Alamo MAC to hear Fire Chief

Fire Chief Richard Price will give a presentation at this week's Alamo Municipal Advisory Council meeting on plans for the...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Kevin, on Feb 2, 2010 at 10:18 am | 5 comments | 943 Views
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