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AROUND TOWN

Should Public Employee Pensions be taken over by SSI ?

In another blog a commenter named "Say What" complained that the public employees do not get the benefit of Social Security....

Original post made by East County Watch on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:45 am | 43 comments | 1729 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville teen's killer convicted of first-degree murder

It took a Martinez jury just 40 minutes to convict Berkeley resident Walter Bell in the killing of 17-year-old Danville resident...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 30, 2013 at 12:45 pm | 13 comments | 1729 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Does transportation impact current home prices

Dear Neighbors, Today, via HSVT (HSBC), a Reuters report discussed the impact of transportation access on the value of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 4:26 pm | 1 comment | 1728 Views

SPORTS

Dance mob strikes downtown Danville

A group of dancers took people by surprise Saturday morning when they broke out in random dance around Danville. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by SALLY, on Apr 20, 2010 at 2:54 pm | 3 comments | 1727 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo MAC to be decided Tuesday

The future of Alamo will be a topic of discussion at this Tuesday's meeting of the Contra Costa county Board of Supervisors....

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Ciardelli, on Aug 12, 2009 at 3:18 pm | 55 comments | 1726 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tragic Grand Canyon fall kills Blackhawk man

Blackhawk resident John Russell Presley, 63, died after a 70-foot fall Thursday in the Grand Canyon National Park. He was...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2008
Last comment by Luke, on Sep 6, 2008 at 12:13 am | 1 comment | 1725 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Exceptional Utility Bills

Dear Dolores, When PG&E offered me the opportunity to pay for three times the natural gas I actually used in December...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Careful Scrutiny, on Apr 27, 2010 at 6:30 am | 11 comments | 1725 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1724 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wine fest raises $25,000

The 25th annual Alamo Music and Wine Festival, sponsored by Alamo Rotary, raked in $25,000, which will be used for college...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2007
Last comment by Dennis Crane, on Sep 20, 2007 at 5:11 pm | 1 comment | 1722 Views

SPORTS

Letter: Appointed councilmembers pledge to continue to listen to community

"We hope that our unopposed election is affirmation of the efforts of the entire Danville Town Council to respond to your...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Aug 25, 2010 at 9:27 am | 17 comments | 1722 Views

AROUND TOWN

Planning Commission tables Magee Ranch proposal

After over four hours of testimony at its Tuesday meeting, Danville's Planning Commission did not recommend that the [http://www.ci.danville.ca.us/Planning/Development_Applications/...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by miSFit, on May 8, 2013 at 10:22 am | 22 comments | 1722 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

T'ai Chi Ch'uan

The room is completely quiet as adult students of all ages line up on the hard, shiny floor. Teacher Bob Kipper stands in...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2007
Last comment by vkipper@lycos.com, on Dec 30, 2007 at 11:34 am | 1 comment | 1721 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Thank you, John!

Democrat John Edwards is exiting the presidential race Wednesday, ending a scrappy underdog bid in which he steered his rivals...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 30, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1721 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Streetwise

Asked at Sideboard Neighborhood Coffee House and Kitchen Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4493...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on May 10, 2008 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 1721 Views

AROUND TOWN

Analysis confirms that Alamo Incorporation is fiscally sound

The Comprehensive Fiscal Analysis (CFA) has been released and is available as a pdf file on our website. As expected,...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Jul. 24, 2008
Last comment by Spike Marvel, on Aug 9, 2008 at 8:56 am | 5 comments | 1721 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

And the trees come down

Nary a tree hugger was in sight this morning as the rows of redwood and cedar trees at the Veterans Memorial Building in...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Rachel, on Feb 1, 2010 at 12:57 pm | 42 comments | 1721 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research Fellowship, on Aug 5, 2010 at 5:20 pm | 2 comments | 1721 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville teacher wins national honor

Danville teacher Kimberley Gilles received a high honor -- and a $25,000 check -- from the National Education Association...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2014
Last comment by Dolores, on Mar 4, 2014 at 3:14 pm | 15 comments | 1720 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Routine traffic stop ends in arrest

A vehicle stop for improper front lighting resulted in an arrest when the driver turned out to have three outstanding warrants. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Diablo Boob, on Oct 20, 2009 at 9:25 am | 12 comments | 1719 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 1,992 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 633 views