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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 | 1773 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 | 1772 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

At true forum on our global participation

Dear neighbors, I would like to thank the publisher and editor for allowing a true, realistic Forum on North American...

Original post made by Darren Miller on Feb. 10, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1772 Views

AROUND TOWN

Speed Traps

As I drive down Diablo Road going towards Hartz Avenue, I always notice a motorcycle cop sitting on the right hand side of...

Original post made by Lucy on Apr. 2, 2008
Last comment by Mike Rafone, on Aug 9, 2009 at 10:19 pm | 19 comments | 1772 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART talks will resume later today

With only 36 hours remaining before a 60-day cooling-off period expires, negotiators for BART management and its labor unions...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2013
Last comment by Motley Crew, on Oct 11, 2013 at 12:09 am | 3 comments | 1771 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 | 1769 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 | 1769 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 | 1768 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 | 1766 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1764 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Comments from the Web

The following comments were posted to www.DanvilleWeekly.com after we ran an editorial March 14 stating Alamo Improvement...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Apr 4, 2008 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 1764 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 | 1764 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 | 1763 Views

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San Ramon council withdraws support for Tassajara Valley cemetery

More than 200 people filled the room in the Dougherty Valley Community Center on Tuesday night as the San Ramon City Council...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Dec 13, 2014 at 1:17 pm | 24 comments | 1763 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 | 1762 Views

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Assembly candidates press their cases

Fiscal health. No new taxes. Self-reliance. These are three qualities lacking in Sacramento, said Republican political candidates. Read...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on May 23, 2008 at 7:12 am | 2 comments | 1762 Views

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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 | 1762 Views

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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. 1761 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'If I'd been there on Sept. 11 '

Student writers from eight different schools used their imaginations and writing skills to enter an essay contest, "Tell...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Duffy, on Nov 6, 2009 at 8:03 am | 4 comments | 1761 Views

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AIM answers 'legitimate questions'

Murmurs that the Alamo Incorporation Movement has stopped answering Web site inquiries about cityhood were echoing around...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2008
Last comment by David Brower, on Jan 4, 2008 at 1:35 pm | 5 comments | 1760 Views
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