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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 | 1832 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 | 1832 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville mayor gives State of the Town address

Danville town leaders remain focused on smart spending, keeping a strong record on public safety, promoting a vibrant downtown...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2014
Last comment by local resident, on Apr 2, 2014 at 11:09 pm | 18 comments | 1832 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 | 1831 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 | 1831 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1829 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 | 1828 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alamo teen killed in I-680 crash identified

An 18-year-old San Ramon Valley High School graduate has been identified as the victim in a fatal car crash on Interstate...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Jayne, on Apr 28, 2014 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1828 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 | 1827 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 | 1826 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Authorities arrest Alamo burglary suspect

A man accused of committing recent home burglaries in Alamo is now in jail custody after authorities arrested him in Orinda...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 16, 2014 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1826 Views

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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 | 1825 Views

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Prop 8 supporters brave rain, motorists

Nearly 100 supporters of Proposition 8 camped out in windy, cold and wet conditions for over two hours at the intersection...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by Karen, on Nov 9, 2008 at 5:26 pm | 43 comments | 1825 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 | 1825 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1825 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Death No. 5 attributed to swine flu in Contra Costa County

County health officials announced two more county deaths early last week as a result of the H1N1 "swine flu" virus. The deaths...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 23, 2009 at 9:44 pm | 1 comment | 1824 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 | 1824 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Streetwise: How do you feel about the amount of homework students are assigned?

With school starting in a matter of days, students are preparing to say "goodbye" to the carefree nature of summer and "hello"...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Sally N., on Aug 18, 2010 at 9:19 pm | 18 comments | 1824 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRV YMCA neighborhood strong-arm invasion

A commercial invasion deep in the Hemme neighborhoods, orchestrated by politics and imposed on Alamo by the county and Danville: "Kathy...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 14, 2007 at 7:15 pm | 2 comments | 1823 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 | 1823 Views
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Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
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