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Door-to-door solicitors 'Mr. Mom' raise skepticism

When a woman showed up at Lissa Anderson's door in Danville soliciting money to help troubled young people who'd gotten too...

Original post made on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by scott cranner, on Jun 30, 2011 at 7:43 pm | 21 comments | 1820 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 | 1819 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney, area mayors discuss regional issues

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11), Mayor Karen Stepper and three other Tri-Valley mayors met in Washington, D.C. Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jan 29, 2011 at 6:35 pm | 18 comments | 1818 Views

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Doyle named new Danville mayor

Longtime Danville Councilman Mike Doyle took the mayoral helm with a smile Tuesday night after his colleagues voted unanimously...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Dec 12, 2014 at 8:36 am | 10 comments | 1818 Views

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Campaigning

Tired of campaigns yet? And we're not even talking about the candidates running for the presidential primaries. We're referring...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2007
Last comment by Kerri Samuelson, on Oct 9, 2007 at 8:27 pm | 3 comments | 1817 Views

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No paper in mailbox

For some reason we didn't get our Danville Weekly on Friday. Then I decided I wanted to take a copy to my mom for Mother's...

Original post made by Barbara Mahan on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by Amory, Danville Weekly, on May 13, 2008 at 4:10 pm | 2 comments | 1817 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Weekly demonstration targets Boxer

Demonstrators gathered at the corner of Sycamore Valley Road and San Ramon Valley Boulevard in Danville late Friday afternoon...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by GetaClue, on Aug 27, 2009 at 2:04 pm | 15 comments | 1817 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 Apr. 2, 2013
Last comment by Brett, on Apr 27, 2013 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments | 1817 Views

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Faria Preserve discussion extended again

The San Ramon City Council extended its Faria Preserve development public hearing for the second time after much discussion...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Danville resident, on Aug 8, 2014 at 1:22 pm | 19 comments | 1817 Views

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I did it!

Danville resident Geoff Gillette tells about preparing for and participating in the AIDS Lifecycle ride from San Francisco...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2007
Last comment by garrison grace, on Jun 25, 2007 at 11:01 pm | 1 comment | 1816 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 | 1816 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Buchanan kicks off her campaign for 10th congressional district seat

State Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D., Alamo), who was elected to represent the 15th District in November, kicked off her...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Campaigner, on Jul 3, 2009 at 5:19 pm | 10 comments | 1816 Views

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Art Space: The art of the protest - Sign Creation 101 is in order

Overlooked in the sound and fury signifying nut-think that greeted U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer at her book signing at Rakestraw...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Bob K, on Aug 21, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 1816 Views

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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 Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Gail, on Jan 11, 2011 at 6:24 am | 8 comments | 1816 Views

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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 | 1815 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 | 1812 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Safeway purse snatcher nabbed by cops

Two men are being held in connection with the theft of a purse from an elderly woman shopping at the Safeway store on Camino...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jonathan, on Jul 12, 2009 at 3:02 pm | 10 comments | 1812 Views

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Spell Check

Dear Dolores, Each lunch hour, as a break from global technology development, I review the Town Square Forum to enjoy...

Original post made by Harald Paul Arthur Balle on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Hale Bayleaf, on Nov 27, 2007 at 8:15 am | 7 comments | 1811 Views

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The Wine Guy: Zinfandel now a 'rock star'

<B>2005 Ridge Zinfandel Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4009 posted Friday, January...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Feb 1, 2008 at 7:08 am | 2 comments | 1811 Views

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County suggests 'Alamo Boulevard'

What's in a name? Quite a bit, county staff says. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3621...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2007
Last comment by Forest Warn, on Oct 29, 2007 at 5:04 pm | 3 comments | 1810 Views
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