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Creating community: the role of the media

Dear neighbors, In previous discussions of the role of media in the creation of community, the subject was confused by...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 14, 2008
Last comment by Beverly Westin, on Mar 2, 2008 at 8:47 am | 11 comments | 1912 Views

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WE need a REAL District 3 Supervisor

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, At present, we are faced with a choice between our current supervisor,...

Original post made by Susan West on Feb. 24, 2008
Last comment by Keith Lewis, on Feb 27, 2008 at 1:34 pm | 2 comments | 1481 Views

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School board looks at parcel tax for June ballot

Parents and developers from the San Ramon Valley told the school board they support a parcel tax, after last month's sweeping...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2008
Last comment by Lisa Wright, on Feb 27, 2008 at 10:23 am | 7 comments | 1564 Views

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Another house, another HILL, what's up, Alamo?

Posted from another Forum e-chain: There is a project slated for Ridgewood Rd that violates at least five county ordinances...

Original post made by Hillary Oaks on Jan. 26, 2008
Last comment by no name, on Feb 26, 2008 at 10:04 pm | 25 comments | 2062 Views

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Friends of stricken bartender start fundraising foundation

When Tyler Beal suffered a severe heart attack in November - leaving his four children with no income for rent, bills and...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2008
Last comment by Deborah, on Feb 26, 2008 at 9:00 pm | 1 comment | 2448 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista students fight to keep one lunch hour for all

Hundreds of Monte Vista High School students banned together this week - donning white hand-drawn T-shirts with the slogan...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2008
Last comment by Connie Jackson, on Feb 26, 2008 at 4:09 pm | 4 comments | 2112 Views

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Looking at homework

Some parents in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are pushing for the district to reevaluate its 13-year-old policy...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 26, 2008 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 1720 Views

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Alamo Roads

The February 22 issue of Danville Weekly has a story concerning the recent Alamo Community Council meeting. At that meeting...

Original post made by A. Watson on Feb. 23, 2008
Last comment by Osymo Ron, on Feb 25, 2008 at 12:36 pm | 4 comments | 1952 Views

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Hal Bailey does not support AIM's incorporation proposal

Dear neighbors, The placement of my name on the Alamo Incorporation Movement supporter list, www.alamoinc.org, was not...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 19, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on Feb 24, 2008 at 5:24 pm | 7 comments | 1873 Views

SPORTS

Mavericks battle 'til the end

The Mavericks, an U11 Division 3 Red Team, played in the District Cup on Dec. 1-2 and ended up going to the Championship...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Simone, on Feb 22, 2008 at 4:21 pm | 1 comment | 2009 Views

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Million dollar house fire in Alamo

Firefighters responded to a fire at 5:19 a.m. this morning at a house undergoing renovations in the 900 block of Danville...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2008
Last comment by Emil, on Feb 21, 2008 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 1645 Views

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The 411: 'Despicable behavior' is the norm on campus

"People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 20, 2008 at 7:59 am | 14 comments | 1945 Views

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Conflicts in the Iron Horse Corridor

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, The Iron Horse Corridor created by the SPRR San Ramon Branch Line...

Original post made by Susan West on Feb. 13, 2008
Last comment by Ernie Wells, CDSI, on Feb 20, 2008 at 7:55 am | 5 comments | 1715 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Danville woman dies in crash outside Healdsburg

A Danville woman died early Tuesday morning when the Land Rover she was driving went off a two-lane road just east of Healdsburg...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 18, 2008 at 5:59 pm | 2 comments | 2729 Views

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Supervisors reduce Danville Boulevard speed limit in Alamo

The County Board of Supervisors authorized a reduction in the speed limit on Danville Boulevard through downtown Alamo from...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2008
Last comment by Carrie Russell, on Feb 17, 2008 at 8:26 am | 5 comments | 1628 Views

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Friends of stricken bartender start fundraising foundation

When Tyler Beal suffered a severe heart attack in November - leaving his four children with no income for rent, bills and...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2008
Last comment by Mia, on Feb 15, 2008 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 2296 Views

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Know Berkeley, Guy?

Dear neighbors, Guy Houston has responded to the actions of the Berkeley City Council by suggesting the State remove road...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 10, 2008
Last comment by Shelley Manus, on Feb 15, 2008 at 8:15 am | 3 comments | 1646 Views

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Feeding the lion

Well-wishers at the Danville Senior Center Chinese New Year's Celebration feed envelopes with offerings to the lion who danced...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 13, 2008 at 4:51 pm | 1 comment | 1549 Views

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Alamo fundraiser nets $59,000

Alamo Community Foundation's first fundraiser netted approximately $59,000 to pay for Alamo incorporation feasibility studies...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Emily Chrisman, on Feb 13, 2008 at 3:41 pm | 11 comments | 1723 Views

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The ART of the Canard

Dear neighbors, We have laughed many times at "Just yell DUCK!" when we hear a canard. Not the French bird, but a false,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 11, 2008
Last comment by Dana Trask, on Feb 12, 2008 at 12:09 pm | 1 comment | 1708 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 1,968 views

Endorsement thoughts
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,302 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 615 views