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Boy Scouts Honored for 99 Years of Scouting

The Danville Town Council recently issued a proclamation honoring local Boy Scout Troops on their 99th anniversary of scouting....

Original post made by Mark Curtis on Feb. 27, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 27, 2009 at 2:25 pm | 1 comment | 1197 Views

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Pros and cons of Alamo incorporation

The issue of Alamo incorporation has been polarizing the community with strong statements on both sides of the issue for...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by Ann Onymous, on Feb 27, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 45 comments | 2390 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board sadly accepts bad scenario

"We should plan for the worse and hope for the best," said Superintendent Steven Enoch as he briefed the trustees on the...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by Disappointed Taxpayer, on Feb 27, 2009 at 9:16 am | 2 comments | 1847 Views

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Why should I VOTE?

Received this morning (by Hal Bailey) and posted for FORUM consideration: Dear Alamo Post Hole, Neighborhoods, in discussion...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Feb 26, 2009 at 8:43 am | 1 comment | 1086 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dirty politics

Emotions are running high in the Alamo incorporation election, but that is no reason to start playing dirty. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Feb 25, 2009 at 7:14 pm | 32 comments | 1559 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Media are not experts on incorporation

Let us thank regional counsel for distribution of the following consideration of media endorsements: Definitions by US...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 25, 2009 at 8:29 am | 6 comments | 1180 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville police chief concerned over prison cuts

Police Chief Chris Wenzel expressed his concerns about releasing 60,000 California prisoners early due to the budget crisis....

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by Rotten Robbie, on Feb 24, 2009 at 9:49 pm | 6 comments | 1193 Views

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Editorial opinion: Dirty politics

Emotions are running high in the Alamo incorporation election, but that is no reason to start playing dirty. You may have...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by Valero Gas Station, on Feb 24, 2009 at 9:45 pm | 18 comments | 1261 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Deputies talking to Alamo teens about political sign thefts

Contra Costa County Sheriff's deputies are interviewing a pair of Alamo teenagers in connection with the theft of 20 political...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by Chuck, on Feb 24, 2009 at 9:38 pm | 15 comments | 1521 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

WE must be a majority

Dear Alamo region neighbors, It is our obligation to make sure that a true majority decides the future of the Alamo region....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 22, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Feb 24, 2009 at 5:20 pm | 8 comments | 1428 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Of note

<B>New digs for child care Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=2169 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by claudia v. mercado, on Feb 23, 2009 at 11:38 pm | 1 comment | 1200 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

On the RECORD

Dear neighbors, There is a new CD by Ms. Emma Rossum, the young star of the movie, Phantom of the Opera. It is fusion...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 7, 2008
Last comment by anonymous, on Feb 23, 2009 at 11:00 pm | 4 comments | 1778 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Honey Bee closing; Rakestraw moving

Faithful customers are flocking to Honey Bee Fashions in Danville's Iron Horse Plaza these days to check the going-out-of-business...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2009
Last comment by Inga, on Feb 23, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 55 comments | 2788 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Drought may be drawing mountain lions

Police searched the area where a mountain lion was sited last week but didn't see any tracks, dead game or other evidence...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2008
Last comment by Leah, on Feb 22, 2009 at 7:41 pm | 5 comments | 2537 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Buchanan talks about state budget OK'd early Thursday

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D., Alamo), weary from the long and arduous state budget process, said Thursday she was pleased...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by rob, on Feb 22, 2009 at 12:58 am | 3 comments | 1483 Views

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Home ball field goes back to the drawing board

The Lowe family is still trying to get OKs for their private baseball field for work that was done without permits in 2007....

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by Alamoana, on Feb 21, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 7 comments | 1456 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board sadly accepts bad scenario

With a dark and stormy night approaching on Friday the 13th, the PowerPointing was on the wall. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by dave, on Feb 20, 2009 at 11:48 pm | 1 comment | 1285 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

To Buy or Rent? - insights on a common question

"Should I buy or rent?" With decreasing home prices throughout the Bay Area, this is a question that is no doubt running...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by James, on Feb 20, 2009 at 8:27 pm | 1 comment | 1129 Views

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Danville projects benefit from federal stimulus dollars

On the same day that President Obama signed the federal stimulus bill into law, members of the Danville Town Council approved...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by frank, on Feb 20, 2009 at 2:38 pm | 7 comments | 1509 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Primo's holding fundraiser tonight for slain teen's family

Funeral services are Saturday for 17-year-old Rylan Fuchs, the San Ramon Valley High School senior who was shot and killed...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2009
Last comment by Someone who cares, on Feb 20, 2009 at 9:10 am | 18 comments | 1835 Views
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