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YMCA: Abuse of a neighborhood

Your article picturing happy faces ready to impose a YMCA commercial facility deep into the Hemme neighborhood illustrates...

Original post made by Alamo community of neighborhoods on May. 10, 2007
Last comment by DoLoqGkVlV, on Jul 12, 2008 at 10:09 am | 13 comments | 4808 Views

AROUND TOWN

LAFCo Incorporation Studies: when do we pay the bill?

Diablo Vista (Alamo) region neighbors will donate $25 or more per residence to the Alamo Community Foundation, www.alamocommunity.org,...

Original post made by Rachel Wells on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by Beth Rauch, on Jul 11, 2008 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 1362 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Presenting the Past: Jose Maria Amador's Rancho San Ramon

One warm August night in 1834, Jose Maria Amador found himself waiting for a card game to end so he could finalize the title...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by Juan Francisco Avila, on Jul 9, 2008 at 11:38 am | 1 comment | 1549 Views

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Headless cat found in Danville yard

A Danville woman discovered something very unpleasant in her back yard last week - a decapitated cat. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2008
Last comment by A Danville Women, on Jul 5, 2008 at 5:28 pm | 1 comment | 1367 Views

AROUND TOWN

3-story building planned for Danville Hotel site

A three-story structure and an underground parking garage are slated to replace the old-fashioned buildings at the Danville...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by Pete B, on Jul 4, 2008 at 8:57 pm | 2 comments | 1610 Views

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Home fireworks FORBIDDEN

Lighting fireworks at home is illegal in Contra Costa County, officials are reminding everyone, and it's even more important...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2008
Last comment by informed resident, on Jul 4, 2008 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 1207 Views

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Happy Birthday Danville!

Towns across the United States that share the name "Danville" have been sending congratulations to our town as we turn 150...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2008
Last comment by Sharon Petersen, on Jul 3, 2008 at 7:15 pm | 1 comment | 1320 Views

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Alamo intersection project off the table

So many fired-up Alamo residents made the trek to last night's Tri-Valley Transportation Council meeting at the Dougherty...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by Jennifer Crest, on Jul 2, 2008 at 10:00 am | 2 comments | 1349 Views

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Headless cat found in Danville yard

A Danville woman discovered something very unpleasant in her back yard last week - a decapitated cat. From the fur, which...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by sponge bob, on Jul 1, 2008 at 6:34 pm | 2 comments | 1358 Views

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Lesson learned: Alamo region needs self-direction

Dear neighbors, Please join your neighbors throughout our Diablo Vista (Alamo) region in donating $25 or more per residence...

Original post made by Jennifer Crest on Jul. 1, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1267 Views

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Legal graffiti ugly on Danville streets

Bob and Jennifer Fish were out for an evening walk when they came across a mess of colorful, spray-painted markings on the...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 24, 2008 at 2:17 pm | 2 comments | 1396 Views

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Frugal vacations?

Does anyone have any ideas for any frugual vacation plans? With gas pricess soaring, baggage costing money to fly, etc. what...

Original post made by Troy on Jun. 5, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 20, 2008 at 3:02 pm | 7 comments | 1411 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Car runs over Danville street sleepers

Two teenage boys who claimed they fell asleep stargazing in the street were run over around 3:30 this morning on Ashland...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 20, 2008 at 3:01 pm | 9 comments | 1937 Views

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So how's everyone doing withthe water rationing?

I have been surprised to realize how much water I have been wasting. It has not been hard to cut back. Does anyone have any...

Original post made by Laurel on May. 24, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 19, 2008 at 9:21 am | 5 comments | 1737 Views

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Community Calendar

<font size=+2>Art</font> Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=166 posted Friday, June...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, on Jun 18, 2008 at 9:23 am | 4 comments | 1377 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Measure D fails; Supervisor Piepho gets another term

Measure D supporters were glum as Superintendent Rob Kessler spoke to them Tuesday night shortly after 9 p.m., thanking them...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2008
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 17, 2008 at 4:14 pm | 3 comments | 1569 Views

SPORTS

USA Sharks Swim Team wins big at Far Western

USA Sharks Swim Team won big at the Far Western Short Course Championships held April 3-6 in Pleasanton. Sharks won second...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2008
Last comment by callie, on Jun 17, 2008 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 1833 Views

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Danville woman tries to fight gas prices with fire

A Danville woman who wanted to "take a stand" against rising gas prices lit two small fires in gas station restrooms, and...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by Scott, on Jun 17, 2008 at 2:15 pm | 2 comments | 1331 Views

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Techno grads

Congratulations to tonight's graduates. In this week's lead story, we explore what technology means to the class of 2008....

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2008
Last comment by Shelly, on Jun 17, 2008 at 2:09 pm | 1 comment | 2780 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Nancy Who?

So here's The Plan: Both George Bush and Dick Cheney resign from office on January 15, 2009. The office of president...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Jun. 15, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1694 Views
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