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Blocking the mailbox

It seems that some drivers in Danville have no courtesy for others. Case in point: A house down my block used to have "yoga"...

Original post made by Patient on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by jake, on Jul 23, 2010 at 8:46 pm | 15 comments | 1782 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

In the cold light of DAWN

Dear neighbors, As we awake on February 6, we will realize that our nation has made choices that somehow do not reflect...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 7, 2008 at 4:44 pm | 3 comments | 1781 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

It's a matter of personality and Oprah!

Dear Neighbors, "if Obama was a white man, he would not be in this position. And if he was a woman he would not be in...

Original post made by Darren Carter on Mar. 12, 2008
Last comment by Claire Wriggens, on Mar 13, 2008 at 7:28 am | 3 comments | 1781 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 | 1780 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Staring for a living

As a kid, I would always get caught staring at people. I'd be studying the lines on an old man's face or the way a teenage...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by jenni brooks, on Apr 21, 2008 at 12:36 pm | 5 comments | 1779 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 | 1779 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Couple arrested for mortgage fraud

A pair of San Ramon residents were among four people named in a mortgage fraud indictment handed down last week by a federal...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by don, on Mar 8, 2009 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 1779 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dashing diner dinged for DUI

Running out on his restaurant bill proved to be more trouble than it was worth for a Danville man now facing charges of driving...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jul 10, 2009 at 9:16 pm | 12 comments | 1779 Views

AROUND TOWN

Equal opportunity council needs representatives

The county Advisory Council on Equal Employment Opportunity has vacancies for an education representative and for a disabled...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 10, 2007 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 1778 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1778 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thank YOU, Danville Weekly

Dolores, May you and all the staff at The Danville Weekly celebrate our thanks for an exceptional job of reporting, communicating...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 21, 2007
Last comment by Karen Miranda, on Nov 28, 2007 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 1777 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville Shooting

Does anyone know if the 15 year old boy in custody for shooting Rylan Fuchs was ever charged? It's been just over 3 months...

Original post made by Concerned on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Concerned, on May 6, 2009 at 3:50 pm | 7 comments | 1777 Views

AROUND TOWN

How I spent my summer vacation 2007

What is it about summer that brings out the masochist in me? Last year I loaded my kids in the car and spent most of the...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2007
Last comment by rachel, on Jul 4, 2007 at 7:08 am | 1 comment | 1775 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tonight, the State of the Union: who knows?

Dear Neighbors, Jan. 28 (Bloomberg) -- George W. Bush, struggling to stay relevant in the twilight of his presidency,...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Jan. 28, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 3, 2008 at 8:08 am | 4 comments | 1775 Views

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24 more leaders for the San Ramon Valley

The 24 newest members of Leadership San Ramon Valley will be honored Thursday, June 4, culminating the 10-month program,...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 2, 2009 at 8:16 am | 2 comments | 1775 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 | 1775 Views

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 | 1775 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 | 1774 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New pocket park for Alamo?

Unused land adjacent to the Iron Horse trail may become Alamo's newest park. The one-acre parcel on the corner of Danville...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by Susan, on Oct 24, 2008 at 9:22 am | 6 comments | 1774 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Family deals with daughter's suicide by helping young musicians

The parents of a middle school girl who committed suicide in 2008 are helping her live on by providing scholarships and instruments...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by Diane, on Jul 28, 2011 at 4:42 pm | 10 comments | 1774 Views
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Martin Litton, force of nature. An appreciation.
By Tom Cushing | 3 comments | 783 views

Where's the wind?
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 748 views

What to do with your buckets of water
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 462 views