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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 | 1963 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville boy, 11, injured in van/bicycle crash

A Danville boy was hospitalized Monday after he was struck by a van while riding his bicycle on Camino Tassajara near Diablo...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Wegas, on Oct 4, 2009 at 12:39 am | 17 comments | 1963 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Congressional candidates debate from left to right

The five candidates seeking to represent the 10th Congressional District break down into a group of three on the left and...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia, on Nov 3, 2009 at 7:52 pm | 27 comments | 1963 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville looks at reducing cost of police services

A new report on police services is recommending that the Town of Danville may be better served financially by either forming...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Nov 26, 2009 at 3:24 am | 39 comments | 1963 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Yes on 99, if you want more governmental control and property confiscation

Confused about Prop 98 and 99? Well of course you are, and thatís intentional. Most of what you hear is designed to take...

Original post made by Kevin on May. 27, 2008
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardelli, editor Danville Weekly, on May 27, 2008 at 7:45 pm | 1 comment | 1962 Views

AROUND TOWN

"Swift Boating" Guy Houston

Dear Voters, We are seeing the most disgusting form of "Swift Boating" in the defamation of Guy Houston as a District...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Informed resident, on May 25, 2008 at 11:33 pm | 10 comments | 1961 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville pilot hailed as hero after landing US Airways jet in the Hudson

Quick thinking by Danville resident pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger was credited with saving the lives of the passengers...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2009
Last comment by Suzie Forsyth, on Jul 13, 2009 at 4:09 pm | 16 comments | 1961 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Baker introduces bill to prevent future BART strikes

Assemblywoman Catharine Baker -- who represents Alamo, Danville and San Ramon -- has introduced her first bill in the Assembly...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Mar 2, 2015 at 1:44 pm | 21 comments | 1961 Views

SPORTS

Lady Mustangs are champs

Paige Southmayd holds her own on the Lacrosse field at Dublin High as the Monte Vista girls beat California High, 17-8, for...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Kristen, on May 27, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1960 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 | 1959 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County offering breast exams for uninsured women

Uninsured women in Contra Costa County can take advantage of free breast exams and mammograms at health centers throughout...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by cardinal, on Oct 31, 2012 at 3:26 pm | 20 comments | 1959 Views

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Wealth, unions, the beleaguered middle class and the last cookie

When 10 percent of the country holds three-quarters of its wealth, what's a tapped-out, ticked-off middle class to do? In...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Jul 20, 2011 at 11:25 am | 35 comments | 1957 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon committee to discuss Central Park basketball courts

The San Ramon Policy Committee is set to consider options for relocation of the Central Park basketball courts during its...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 14, 2015 at 8:19 am | 5 comments | 1957 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Five more Alamo residents considering running for council

The Contra Costa County Elections Division reported today that five additional residents have taken out papers to run in...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2008
Last comment by Susan Waverley, on Dec 4, 2008 at 9:20 am | 8 comments | 1955 Views

AROUND TOWN

Orchard owner Armand Borel passes away

Armand Borel, owner of the last orchard in Danville, died peacefully April 19 at the age of 80. The Danville Weekly ran a...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by dogfather, on May 11, 2009 at 7:39 am | 2 comments | 1955 Views

SPORTS

North Coast Section OKs continued use of metal baseball bats

High School baseball players from Bay Area communities up to the Oregon border will still be able to use metal bats during...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by USF Don, on May 28, 2010 at 5:29 pm | 8 comments | 1955 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters to the editor

<B>We need a good working government Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3688 posted...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2007
Last comment by Jake Townsend, on Nov 2, 2007 at 8:41 am | 1 comment | 1954 Views

AROUND TOWN

No paper in mailbox

For some reason we didn't get our Danville Weekly on Friday. Then I decided I wanted to take a copy to my mom for Mother's...

Original post made by Barbara Mahan on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by Amory, Danville Weekly, on May 13, 2008 at 4:10 pm | 2 comments | 1954 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 | 1953 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

High speed pursuit ends in stolen vehicle arrest

A sharp curve proved to be the undoing of a Bay Point car thief being pursued at speeds up to 90 mph by Danville police officers...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Aaron, on May 13, 2009 at 8:57 pm | 8 comments | 1953 Views
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