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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 | 1751 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 | 1751 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1749 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 | 1746 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sully lands at Costco

Capt. "Sully" Sullenberger will be at Costco to sign books and answer questions at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 24, 3150 Fostoria...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Julia, on Oct 23, 2009 at 7:41 am | 1 comment | 1746 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Billy Beane to sell longtime Danville home

Billy Beane, the Oakland Athletics general manager made famous by the book and movie "Moneyball," recently put his Danville...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by spcwt, on Jun 24, 2013 at 2:42 pm | 10 comments | 1746 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Monte Vista to get new principal

The School Board took action in closed session Tuesday night for a new principal to take the helm at Monte Vista High School....

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by educatorfromoutside, on Nov 22, 2009 at 6:29 pm | 30 comments | 1745 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 | 1745 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 | 1745 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 | 1744 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters to the editor

<B>Change coming for Alamo Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3917 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2007
Last comment by Susan West, on Jan 1, 2008 at 10:34 am | 4 comments | 1744 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 | 1744 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Union members picket Fresh & Easy worksite

Early Monday morning, members of Carpenters Union Local 405 marched outside the chain link fence set up around the former...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by maurice, on Jan 9, 2009 at 8:41 am | 3 comments | 1743 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 | 1743 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo Wine & Music Fest this Saturday

The 25th annual Alamo Wine and Music Festival - or Block Party - will take place Saturday, Sept. 8, presented by Alamo Rotary....

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 6, 2007 at 6:37 pm | 1 comment | 1742 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Re-elect Piepho supervisor

Supervisor Mary Nejedly Piepho and her former mentor Guy Houston are in an impassioned fight to represent District 3 on the...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by Danielle, on May 27, 2008 at 1:53 pm | 5 comments | 1742 Views

SPORTS

Magic for the Mavericks

The U12 Mustang Mavericks D1 Gold placed first at the Magic Cup in late August, with players Clare Da Silva, Arianna Zamora,...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2008
Last comment by bob, on Oct 20, 2008 at 10:55 pm | 1 comment | 1741 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 | 1741 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville buys multi-million dollar building for beautification

The Danville Town Council and Community Development Agency allocated $2.6 million night for the purchase of a building as...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Feb 4, 2011 at 7:36 pm | 14 comments | 1739 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Yum, yum! It's Christmastime

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen enjoys a Christmas luncheon with seniors this afternoon at the Veterans Memorial Hall on...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Dec 14, 2007 at 4:06 pm | 1 comment | 1738 Views
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Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
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Not so speedy trial
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