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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 | 1701 Views

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Predawn earthquake shakes up Danville

Some Danville and Alamo residents were shaken awake this morning at 4:42 a.m. by a 4.2 magnitude earthquake centered two...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2007
Last comment by Jordan M. Doronila, on Jul 20, 2007 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 1700 Views

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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 | 1700 Views

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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 | 1699 Views

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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 | 1698 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

High speed pursuit ends in stolen vehicle arrest

A sharp curve proved to be the undoing of a Bay Point car thief being pursued at speeds up to 90 mph by Danville police officers...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Aaron, on May 13, 2009 at 8:57 pm | 8 comments | 1698 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 | 1697 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

One sentenced in St. Isidore embezzlement scandal

Kathleen Dake pleaded no contest to five counts of grand theft by way of embezzlement after stealing more than $400,000 from...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by JRM, on Aug 21, 2011 at 1:41 pm | 15 comments | 1697 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 | 1697 Views

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Statewide funding measures defeated

The state of California's ongoing budget mess got no help Tuesday from voters, who turned down several ballot measures aimed...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on May 27, 2009 at 10:53 am | 31 comments | 1696 Views

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Citizens Town Hall meetings held on Feb. 20 and Feb. 27

A large group of Danville area residents are sponsoring two Citizen Town Hall meetings in the next several days. If you,...

Original post made by Friend of Danville on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Joel, on Feb 28, 2013 at 2:13 pm | 14 comments | 1696 Views

SPORTS

A well misplaced word

Dear neighbors, After writing advertising copy and business prospectus for all these years, the opportunity to write a...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on May 21, 2008 at 7:18 pm | 3 comments | 1693 Views

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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 | 1691 Views

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'Slow down' warning hurts neighbors' eyes

In Tim Brennan's home is an expansive window with a picturesque view of green trees, rolling hills, his neighbors' beautifully...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2008
Last comment by Debra Pineda, on Jun 10, 2008 at 11:07 am | 2 comments | 1691 Views

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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 | 1691 Views

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Meet your supervisor

Come meet Supervisor Mary N. Piepho for a cup of coffee and a chance to talk about county issues. The informal coffee will...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 14, 2007 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 1690 Views

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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 | 1690 Views

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Mayor highlights projects, fiscal responsibility in State of the Town speech

Mayor Candace Andersen delivered the annual State of the Town address Thursday afternoon, which highlighted the town's fiscal...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by CW, on Mar 30, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 32 comments | 1690 Views

SPORTS

Danville celebrates hometown heroes

Over 100 people gathered at Oak Hill Park on Saturday afternoon to welcome home two "hometown heroes" -- Olympians Jessica...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Aug 30, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 3 comments | 1689 Views

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Remodeler plans to buy discounted solar systems

Gayler Construction of Danville is looking for 250 homeowners in the Tri-Valley who are interested in buying bulk solar energy...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 14, 2008 at 1:21 pm | 3 comments | 1688 Views
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