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Stay out of Jeopardy

I find it more than a little curious that public service announcements detailing the change-over from analog to digital TV...

Original post made by TV Phan on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by TV Phan, on Jun 15, 2009 at 9:04 am | 6 comments | 1601 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Small gym' being demolished at SRVHS

The gymnasium next to the parking lot on Danville Boulevard at San Ramon Valley High School is being torn down today. Known...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by DW, on Jun 15, 2009 at 6:44 am | 2 comments | 1173 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Quakes jolt Danville

Danville residents felt a sharp jerk at 3:15 p.m. this afternoon as an earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale struck...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by bozo, on Jun 12, 2009 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 930 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville goes to the dogs

From Chihuahuas to Pyranees, the dogs were in downtown Danville this evening, as were those services that support them. Doggie...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Kathy Till, on Jun 12, 2009 at 7:42 am | 1 comment | 1277 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What is the political purpose of a 94507 MAC?

For Dolores Fox Ciardelli, Editor, The Danville Weekly After a long week’s review of Contra Costa County District 3 proposal...

Original post made by Community courtesy on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 12, 2009 at 12:20 am | 15 comments | 1230 Views

SPORTS

Championship play

Yankees pitcher Sam Mink, No. 9, tags the Giants player on his way to second base as the Yankees head for a 7-4 win in this...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Dennis Mink, on Jun 10, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 1 comment | 1356 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who is an informed resident?

Dear Dolores, Today, neighbors in the Livorna West neighborhoods were defining an informed resident. Clearly, such specification...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 9, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 6 comments | 1408 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville man getting kids on school buses

The Traffix board, which has been working on developing a student transportation plan for the past two years, has hired Danville...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Ellen Vanhole, on Jun 9, 2009 at 7:03 am | 3 comments | 1502 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: 'You have the right to do nothing'

A little white card arrived in my mail last week. At first glance, it seemed to be from Costco and I thought it must be time...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by danville resident, on Jun 8, 2009 at 4:08 pm | 3 comments | 1081 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rose Garden wants more 'personal services'

The Danville Planning Commission approved a parking variance request last week that will mean a wider variety of businesses...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jun 8, 2009 at 8:59 am | 6 comments | 1437 Views

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Mark Curtis talking to Exchange Club

Exchange Club of San Ramon Valley is hosting Mark Curtis at its meeting from noon-1 p.m., today, May 13, at Faz Restaurant,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 7, 2009 at 11:40 am | 2 comments | 1052 Views

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BART fare hikes lower than original proposal

BART directors voted to increase fares less than originally recommended, raising basic rates by 6.1 percent and increasing...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 5, 2009 at 9:55 pm | 1 comment | 917 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Donations down, say Blue Star Moms

The Blue Star Moms, who have offspring in the U.S. military, are known for the care packages they send to our troops in war...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Judy Lloyd, on Jun 5, 2009 at 8:44 pm | 3 comments | 1160 Views

AROUND TOWN

EBMUD: arbitrary allocation methods & penalties

A message to our region's neighbors from EBMUD: "Thank you for your efforts in conserving water. I know how difficult...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Jun. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1105 Views

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Streetwise

Asked on Hartz Avenue Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6171 posted Friday, June...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Jun 5, 2009 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Disincorporation: what are the advantages??

Dear Dolores, Let me suggest that Dawn's message this morning under the ACE story should be discussed separately: Posted...

Original post made by Community courtesy on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Karl Toland, on Jun 3, 2009 at 7:05 pm | 2 comments | 1210 Views

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Mount Diablo on list of endangered state parks

Mount Diablo is on the list of 200 state parks to close in Gov. Schwarzenegger's budget-cutting proposal. Beginning June...

Original post made on May. 30, 2009
Last comment by alamogal, on Jun 3, 2009 at 5:46 pm | 8 comments | 1268 Views

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A time for resignation or recall, Mary N. Piepho

Dear Dolores, Since June 2008, the recall of Mary N. Piepho, as district 3 supervisor, has been the focus of alliance...

Original post made by Community courtesy on May. 17, 2009
Last comment by Allen, on Jun 2, 2009 at 11:14 pm | 16 comments | 1112 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers union questions furlough days

Teachers union president Darren Day told the school board May 26 that teachers had trouble understanding the "layoff days"...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 2, 2009 at 3:41 pm | 16 comments | 1846 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

24 more leaders for the San Ramon Valley

The 24 newest members of Leadership San Ramon Valley will be honored Thursday, June 4, culminating the 10-month program,...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 2, 2009 at 8:16 am | 2 comments | 1675 Views
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