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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids' Country is going the distance

Students in four Kids' Country programs have begun training as a part of the GO FAR program to help fight childhood obesity....

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by JJ from Danville, on Feb 11, 2011 at 3:55 pm | 10 comments | 1388 Views

SPORTS

A new chief of staff for Mary Piepho: what do you want to know?

Dear Supervisor Piepho, Let us ask what Contra Costa County District III residents want to know about your new chief of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI Research on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Constituent, on Mar 9, 2011 at 4:50 pm | 6 comments | 1388 Views

AROUND TOWN

Working 925 ain't no way to make a living!

Dear neighbors, Like many global corporations, institutions and industries, CDSI members do not work in Contra Costa County....

Original post made by CDSI Research on Apr. 24, 2008
Last comment by Russ Frates, on Apr 28, 2008 at 7:41 am | 3 comments | 1387 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo meeting Monday on downtown intersection

District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho is hosting a meeting in Hap Magee Ranch Park on Monday to hear from residents on recent...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by CDSI courtesy, on May 13, 2008 at 7:58 am | 10 comments | 1387 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Father Frank's Kids

In 1954, a little boy in a Mexican village stole some money from the poor box of the small church. The young priest, an American...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Lauren Rettagliata, on Nov 14, 2008 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1387 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees OK slight increase in class sizes

Some classrooms may see an extra student or two this year following action by the Board of Education as school administrators...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Aug 21, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 17 comments | 1387 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ethnic epithet elicits explosive exchange

A 44-year-old Danville man is facing charges, following a fight. Danville Police Sgt. Kevin Daley said officers were called...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by BobbyD, on Jul 22, 2009 at 12:53 pm | 39 comments | 1386 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

So sick from a tick

It comes from a tick and it's on the East coast - isn't that what most people know about Lyme disease? And what's that got...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Lyman D., on Jan 31, 2013 at 1:26 pm | 7 comments | 1386 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local Republican leaders endorse McNerney

Dublin, CA Local Republican leaders Mayor Mike Doyle of Danville, Councilmember Steve Abercrombie of Tracy and former Mayor...

Original post made by Chet on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Greg, on Nov 2, 2010 at 9:43 am | 11 comments | 1386 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Feeding the lion

Well-wishers at the Danville Senior Center Chinese New Year's Celebration feed envelopes with offerings to the lion who danced...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 13, 2008 at 4:51 pm | 1 comment | 1385 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Water district OKs rationing

County residents must reduce their water usage by 15 percent beginning May 1, according to a county drought management plan...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Apr 10, 2009 at 9:48 am | 3 comments | 1385 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cops to visit residents during "National Night Out"

As a way of promoting the Police/Community partnership, Danville Police are urging residents to come out and be a part of...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 22, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 8 comments | 1385 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Art Space: The art of the protest - Sign Creation 101 is in order

Overlooked in the sound and fury signifying nut-think that greeted U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer at her book signing at Rakestraw...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Bob K, on Aug 21, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 1385 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Are you ready to fight?

Just after sunrise on a crisp bright Wednesday morning, a group of women in a Danville parking lot boarded a Sacramento-bound...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by C Lien, on Mar 24, 2008 at 5:34 pm | 2 comments | 1384 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Planning Commission passes Elworthy plans

The Planning Commission approved a residential development on the 459-acre Elworthy Ranch on Tuesday. The Commission voted...

Original post made on May. 17, 2008
Last comment by CDSI community courtesy, on May 20, 2008 at 7:10 am | 5 comments | 1384 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Dirty DUI' deputy gets 15-month sentence

A former Contra Costa County Sheriff's deputy was sentenced to 15 months in federal prison on Wednesday as part of the "Dirty...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2014
Last comment by Truedy, on Feb 23, 2014 at 8:47 pm | 3 comments | 1384 Views

AROUND TOWN

The good news about the credit crisis

Dear neighbors, WASHINGTON - A growing majority say they won't buy a home anytime soon. Associated Press-AOL Money &...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Apr. 14, 2008
Last comment by Gerry Taylor, on Apr 15, 2008 at 7:25 am | 1 comment | 1383 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville man getting kids on school buses

The Traffix board, which has been working on developing a student transportation plan for the past two years, has hired Danville...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Ellen Vanhole, on Jun 9, 2009 at 7:03 am | 3 comments | 1383 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What are your plans for the holidays?

As Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanza (or Festivus, for Seinfeld fans) approach, many residents are solidifying their plans for...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Notta Burglar, on Dec 18, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 3 comments | 1383 Views

SPORTS

Modern artist

Cyrus Shafizadeh, 6, seems deep in thought as he contemplates his next pencil strokes at the hands-on art exhibit at Danville's...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by HairyMan, on Nov 11, 2008 at 5:59 pm | 4 comments | 1382 Views
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