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SPORTS

Blasting their way to the top

The U14 Mustang Blast Girls played to the top of the heap in Lancaster, Mass., on July 26, beating North Carolina, 1-0, in...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Shelby Cota, on Jul 29, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 2 comments | 1427 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State budget plan to have big local impact

The plan to solve the state's budget crisis is expected to put a crimp in Danville's financial planning, as the solution...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 29, 2009 at 12:39 pm | 9 comments | 1664 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Please read my position and agenda on family:

Please read my policies and agenda concerning family: Around Town, posted by Obama, a resident of another community, 24...

Original post made by Obama on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Jul 29, 2009 at 8:06 am | 1 comment | 1384 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Battery program sparking minor problems

The danger of batteries sparking while in transit has been explored by officials with the Central Contra Costa Solid Waste...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by adam, on Jul 27, 2009 at 11:29 pm | 2 comments | 1319 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police services study nearing completion

A study of police services in Danville has passed the halfway point and is expected to reach completion by the end of next...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Rick Pshaw, on Jul 27, 2009 at 11:02 am | 2 comments | 1414 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New Farm development seeks county approval

A massive area of open space just south of Danville may be developed, under a plan proposed to create a mix agricultural/residential...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 25, 2009 at 9:16 am | 11 comments | 1300 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Car lovers: Start your engines

Thursday is the first Danville Hot Summer Nights car show of the year. And this time, expect to see some things old and some...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Dolores, editor, on Jul 24, 2009 at 3:37 pm | 2 comments | 1096 Views

AROUND TOWN

Trail Crossings to get facelift

Crews from the Town of Danville's Public Works department will be working on an update to two street crossing systems at...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Louise, on Jul 24, 2009 at 12:02 pm | 4 comments | 1307 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Of note

Hospital appreciates fundraising Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6333 posted...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Adam, on Jul 24, 2009 at 12:22 am | 2 comments | 1385 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Death No. 5 attributed to swine flu in Contra Costa County

County health officials announced two more county deaths early last week as a result of the H1N1 "swine flu" virus. The deaths...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 23, 2009 at 9:44 pm | 1 comment | 1441 Views

SPORTS

Sport Strong Basketball Tryouts!

Sport Strong Elite 7th Grade Class of 2015 Looking to fill 2-3 roster spots for the Fall/Winter 2009-2010...

Original post made by Mike on Jul. 22, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1548 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cops to visit residents during "National Night Out"

As a way of promoting the Police/Community partnership, Danville Police are urging residents to come out and be a part of...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 22, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 8 comments | 1523 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ethnic epithet elicits explosive exchange

A 44-year-old Danville man is facing charges, following a fight. Danville Police Sgt. Kevin Daley said officers were called...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by BobbyD, on Jul 22, 2009 at 12:53 pm | 39 comments | 1602 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dead bird in Danville tests positive for West Nile

A fourth bird has been found in Contra Costa County that has tested positive for the West Nile Virus. A house finch found...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by jpeake, on Jul 22, 2009 at 6:59 am | 1 comment | 1024 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Court upholds Prop. 8 ban on same-sex marriage

The California Supreme Court by a 6-1 vote today upheld Proposition 8, the ban on same-sex marriage enacted by state voters...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Jul 21, 2009 at 6:54 pm | 69 comments | 2585 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CSU campuses denying admission to new students

CSU campuses won't accept applications for the 2010 spring semester term, a move that will affect thousands of Bay Area students...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2009
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Jul 21, 2009 at 11:23 am | 16 comments | 1740 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

McNerney cautiously optimistic regarding finances

California could be seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. That was the word from U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11),...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:54 pm | 12 comments | 1545 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fresh fruit in the garden and what to do with it

This year I beat the deer and the birds to the apricots. Well, not all of them but enough to eat my fill and make one pie....

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Anna Chan, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 1 comment | 1403 Views

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Ms. speed demon

Imagine strapping yourself into a drag racer. Not one of those Indy 500 behemoths, but a real hot rod. Needle thin, an inch...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 20, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 1444 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hot Summer Nights Car Shows

Hot Summer Nights Car Shows Danville's Hot Summer Nights Car Shows combine classic cars and camaraderie to create an evening...

Original post made by JGREESEUSN on Jul. 20, 2009
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A second half of life exceptionally well lived
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