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AROUND TOWN

A different incorporation story

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, http://www.contracostatimes.com/search/ci_9007589?IADID=Search-www.contracostatimes.com-www.contracostatimes.com Jeanine...

Original post made by Susan West on Apr. 24, 2008
Last comment by Susan West, on Apr 28, 2008 at 8:00 am | 4 comments | 1386 Views

AROUND TOWN

A summer breeze

Dear neighbors, As we take a deep breath after months of discussion of community, infrastructure, economic development,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Apr. 30, 2008
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Apr 30, 2008 at 5:15 pm | 1 comment | 1385 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

I-680 accident at Diablo Road slowing traffic

Traffic was still crawling south on I-680 an hour after a four-vehicle accident took place at Diablo Road shortly after 3...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by doug, on Oct 24, 2008 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 1385 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Poet Laureate 'speaks to our hearts' at awards event

What better way to meet the person chosen to represent the town through the power of poetry than to have her recite a poem...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2008 at 9:03 am | 2 comments | 1385 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 | 1385 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 | 1385 Views

AROUND TOWN

How high should Danville go?

A joint session of the Danville Town Council, Planning Commission and Design Review Board ended up in a long discussion on...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2008
Last comment by Just me, on Sep 17, 2008 at 3:03 pm | 4 comments | 1384 Views

SPORTS

Prep sports wrap-ups

Check out last week's high school action for the high school teams in football, women's water polo and volleyball. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by JAWS, on Oct 29, 2008 at 11:01 pm | 1 comment | 1384 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police suspect Internet prostitution in Danville

A routine traffic stop in Danville resulted in the arrests of two teenagers on prostitution charges, and could lead to further...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by Open Your Eyes, on Dec 10, 2008 at 1:39 pm | 7 comments | 1384 Views

SPORTS

SPORTSTRONG YOUTH BASKETBALL

SPORTSTRONG Youth Basketball Foundation is kicking off our Spring and Spring/ Summer season with evaluations starting January...

Original post made by Mike on Jan. 6, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1384 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 | 1384 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area bank robber foiled by bad handwriting

Bad penmanship played a role in the arrest of a would-be bank robber in Antioch on Monday. The suspect approached a teller...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by Stan Dupp, on Jan 9, 2014 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 1384 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Yes, Helen, there can be excitement on the FORUM

Dear Helen, As you noted today, this FORUM has gotten fairly dull as Alamo neighbors returned to private, neighbor-to-neighbor...

Original post made by The Butcher on Jan. 24, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 28, 2008 at 7:32 am | 1 comment | 1383 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 | 1383 Views

AROUND TOWN

A round of applause

Dear neighbors, We have seen volunteers and supporters on all sides of Alamo incorporation, media from all points of view,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Apr. 9, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Apr 11, 2008 at 4:32 pm | 9 comments | 1382 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dog owners object to removing grass at Canine Corral

A proposal to replace the grass at Hap Magee Ranch's dog park drove a host of worried dog owners to the Joint Planning and...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by Lucretia Marcus, on Jun 6, 2008 at 12:18 pm | 4 comments | 1382 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Of note

<B>Trying for 2007 Miss California Pre-Teen Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3066...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2008
Last comment by John, on Nov 13, 2008 at 4:22 pm | 2 comments | 1382 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

McNerney cautiously optimistic regarding finances

California could be seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. That was the word from U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11),...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:54 pm | 12 comments | 1382 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mail-in ballots may be key in local elections

Thirty years ago -- back when they were called "absentee ballots" -- only about 6 percent of people in Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Nov 4, 2010 at 11:54 am | 5 comments | 1382 Views

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Diablo Views: Letters live on

Is the written personal letter a thing of the past? I remember learning in grammar school the correct way to write a letter...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 11, 2008 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 1381 Views
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