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AROUND TOWN

SRVUSD Measure D exemption for Seniors

Dear neighbors, Seniors (over 65) may apply for an exemption from parcel taxes for SRVUSD tax measures. Even if you support...

Original post made by CDSI Community Courtesy on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by Susan West, on Apr 28, 2008 at 7:32 am | 3 comments | 1667 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Veterans cheer over county transfer of Vet Hall to Danville

Just in time for Memorial Day the Danville Town Council has cleared the final hurdle to rebuild the Veteran's Memorial Building...

Original post made on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on May 30, 2008 at 5:17 pm | 8 comments | 1667 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Salute to Blue' gets green light

The Danville Town Council gave its go ahead to a large scale downtown fundraiser May 31 to benefit the family of slain Oakland...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Kevin, on May 31, 2009 at 1:19 pm | 5 comments | 1667 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Comcast closing California call centers, including Livermore's, due to state's high cost of doing business here

Comcast will close its three call centers in California before Christmas and move the 1,000 jobs to Oregon, Washington and...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Willy T, on Oct 4, 2012 at 1:07 pm | 12 comments | 1667 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Remembering on Memorial Day

Follow the American flags on Stone Valley Road to attend the annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Oak Hill Park, which begins...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by George, on May 23, 2008 at 12:29 pm | 1 comment | 1666 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 | 1666 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Dream world for a day

Something special is happening in Danville this Sunday. People of many different beliefs are coming together to talk, share...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2008
Last comment by Abdul Zamani, on Sep 29, 2008 at 10:51 am | 1 comment | 1665 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Official says elder abuse cases are being investigated

The head of Aging and Adult Services takes issue with a report made last week by a Contra Costa County Civil Grand Jury that...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 25, 2009 at 8:11 am | 3 comments | 1665 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees debate usage of bond funds

Members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education last week examined the needs of the district in...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by Frank, on Nov 4, 2009 at 1:33 pm | 11 comments | 1665 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Asian teens express angst in essays

Some Asian American students say the stress they're under -- by parents, by peers and themselves -- has led to mental health...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jul 24, 2013 at 10:11 am | 3 comments | 1665 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

On his own

First there was the fight for racial equality. Then came the women's movement. As time progressed, gay rights took center...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2008
Last comment by Gavin Horton, on Apr 5, 2008 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 1664 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pioneer Art Gallery opens new exhibit

The Pioneer Art Gallery - home to exhibits and artist studios - invites the public to a reception from 5-8 p.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2008
Last comment by Sara, on Nov 25, 2008 at 12:58 pm | 6 comments | 1664 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Updating The House on the (Mona Lisa) Hill

Posted with permission of the author Dear Alamo neighbors, As towns named Alamo and Poplar throughout North America...

Original post made by Susan West on Jan. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 6:59 pm | 2 comments | 1662 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Protesters arrested at Chevron

A protest group said that several of its members were arrested this morning for blocking a gate at Chevron's headquarters...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Dick P, on Dec 15, 2009 at 10:35 am | 42 comments | 1662 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prop 8 sponsors tell U.S. Supreme Court that defining marriage is a state right

Supporters of California's ban on same-sex marriage told the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday that defining marriage is a states'...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Aubrey, on Feb 1, 2013 at 8:02 am | 27 comments | 1661 Views

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Danville icon passes away at 57

Phil Hellsten, 57, artist and "Starman," whose daily routine included a lot of walking around downtown Danville, was found...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by "Swampy" Joe Bagley, on Jul 14, 2009 at 1:36 pm | 34 comments | 1660 Views

SPORTS

Drew Brees

Drew Brees is not only the MVP of the Super Bowl, but also a man of integrity whose generosity has helped save the city of...

Original post made by Boilermaker on Feb. 7, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 10, 2010 at 6:34 am | 4 comments | 1660 Views

AROUND TOWN

UGLY comes to Alamo

Dear Editor, AS workers install the superstructure for the solar power generation station at MVHS, neighbors now see what...

Original post made by [removed] on Jul. 1, 2011
Last comment by Louie, on Jul 20, 2011 at 9:38 am | 16 comments | 1660 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lafayette man will run for county supervisor

A long-time Lafayette resident will run for Contra Costa County District 2 supervisor to replace current supervisor Gayle...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 13, 2012 at 11:42 am | 29 comments | 1660 Views

AROUND TOWN

Merry Mary Quite Contrary is at it again!

Posted by request of the author Dear neighbors, Do you want Stone Valley Road and Danville Blvd to be four lane parkways...

Original post made by Susan West on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on May 8, 2008 at 7:42 am | 13 comments | 1658 Views
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