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Danville lights up for the holidays

Let there be light! And there was, as Danville lit up the Old Oak Tree on Diablo Road on Friday evening. The celebration...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2007
Last comment by Demetrius, on Nov 26, 2007 at 4:12 pm | 1 comment | 1493 Views

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Guest opinion: Incorporate to keep Alamo special

Last week, Guest Opinion writer Phil Erickson, a 27-year resident of Alamo, opined that "...Alamo should NOT become a city..."...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Alamo neighborhoods forum, on Nov 22, 2007 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 1624 Views

AROUND TOWN

Piepho Campaign support

Dear neighbors, The 2004 Piepho campaign listed me as a supporter. My only role was fair provision of campaign information...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 18, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 19, 2007 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 1619 Views

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'Vintage Danville' taking early orders

"Vintage Danville: 150 Years of Memories," a special history being written for Danville's sesquicentennial, can be preordered...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2007
Last comment by Dolores, on Nov 18, 2007 at 6:58 pm | 2 comments | 1615 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Danville can't claim YMCA Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3747 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2007
Last comment by Linda Simpson, on Nov 16, 2007 at 7:38 pm | 3 comments | 1675 Views

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Honoring our veterans

A 21-year-old war veteran and amputee told students he felt grateful to be alive, at St. Isidore School last Friday, as part...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 16, 2007 at 12:58 pm | 1 comment | 1530 Views

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Town discusses vets hall ownership with county

Danville may take over ownership of the Veterans Memorial Building on Hartz Avenue from the county in the near future, which...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 16, 2007 at 12:43 pm | 3 comments | 1517 Views

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Guest opinion: Why Alamo should NOT become a city.

I was taught that every issue has two sides, and that to listen and be influenced by only one of them often leads to mistakes...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Nov 15, 2007 at 8:40 am | 8 comments | 1679 Views

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SRV YMCA neighborhood strong-arm invasion

A commercial invasion deep in the Hemme neighborhoods, orchestrated by politics and imposed on Alamo by the county and Danville: "Kathy...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 14, 2007 at 7:15 pm | 2 comments | 1606 Views

SPORTS

Getting excited about RUGBY!

LET's start enjoying local Rugby! Dear Hal, Our schedules for Menís and Womenís Rugby are available at the following...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 13, 2007
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Bragging rights

The crosstown rivalry football game Friday night ended 20-14 after Monte Vista quarterback star Drew McAllister passed eight...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 13, 2007 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 1596 Views

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Builder buys options on Danville orchard

Developer Sid Corrie has the option to buy seven acres on the northern side of Armand Borel's 16-acre orchard on Camino Ramon,...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2007
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 12, 2007 at 1:23 pm | 8 comments | 2100 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Good job by Piepho Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3719 posted Friday, November...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Nov 12, 2007 at 9:06 am | 3 comments | 1593 Views

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Plans for orchard include four-story hotel

The Danville Town Council approved a motion at its meeting last night that allows developer Sid Corrie to conduct a study...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2007
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 9, 2007 at 1:10 pm | 6 comments | 1843 Views

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'Toughest job you'll ever love.'

In Paraguay, there's a slang word kids use for "cool" that also means "grandma." Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3724...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Uncle Steve, on Nov 9, 2007 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 1582 Views

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School superintendent moving on

During Rob Kessler's 13 years as superintendent, the district's schools have been renovated, academic performances have improved,...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 8, 2007 at 5:02 pm | 1 comment | 1564 Views

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Changing the name of Alamo

For Alamo neighbors considering changing the name of Alamo: I am not aware of any statutory procedure for changing the...

Original post made by Forest Warn on Oct. 15, 2007
Last comment by Oh, What the HAL, on Nov 7, 2007 at 3:55 pm | 6 comments | 1821 Views

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MV beats undefeated Amador

Monte Vista girls varsity volleyball team beat Amador Valley on Thursday night, taking the match 3-1. Until then, Amador...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2007
Last comment by Erica, on Nov 7, 2007 at 1:40 pm | 8 comments | 1491 Views

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A unique reason to celebrate

Posted as a courtesy: With AIM's success in gaining more than 2600 petition signatures, with over half from neighborhood...

Original post made by Jessica on Nov. 1, 2007
Last comment by Jane Taylor, on Nov 6, 2007 at 12:16 pm | 2 comments | 1496 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police charge Danville boy with murder

Police arrested a 16-year-old boy Monday, who is suspected of bludgeoning his mother to death with an aluminum baseball bat...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2007
Last comment by JEEEEEEEE, on Nov 5, 2007 at 9:05 pm | 2 comments | 2539 Views
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