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Letters to the editor

<B>Mayors don't rotate Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3887 posted Friday, December...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 21, 2007 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 1715 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone know the function of the new tower at Brett Hart park?

Driving by there this morning I noticed the new looming tower at the intersection of Camino Tassajara and Diablo Road....

Original post made by jrm on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by kevin, on Dec 21, 2010 at 7:16 pm | 27 comments | 1715 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Streetwise: How should we solve our federal budget deficit problem?

With the clock ticking toward the potential of government default, some Danville residents have their own ideas about how...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by n, on Jul 27, 2011 at 12:52 pm | 19 comments | 1715 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Chamber reaches out to entire area

The Danville Area Chamber of Commerce plans to stress the "area" part of its name going forward. At the installation dinner...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 11, 2008 at 4:13 pm | 3 comments | 1714 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Democrats endorse Buchanan

Fifteenth District Assembly candidate Joan Buchanan announced last week that she has received the sole endorsement of the...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Apr 11, 2008 at 8:17 am | 1 comment | 1714 Views

SPORTS

Pineda gets Madden scholarship to Choate

Monte Vista High School student Ale Pineda has been awarded the John Madden Family Scholarship to attend prep school at Choate...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Ilda Ordonez & Family, on May 1, 2009 at 4:34 pm | 1 comment | 1714 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Judge: Rail authority's funding plan violated law

The California High-Speed Rail Authority violated state law and "abused its discretion" in proceeding with the controversial...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 24, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 32 comments | 1714 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville, San Ramon among lowest unemployment rates in Contra Costa County

Local cities remain among those least affected by unemployment, with lower unemployment figures than other areas of Contra...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 20, 2013 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 1713 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Sister's murder sparks activism

Denise Brown says she knows her sister Nicole Brown Simpson was murdered by her ex-husband O.J. Simpson. Brown was the keynote...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by peanut, on Oct 24, 2008 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 1712 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police Log

The following information is provided by the Danville Police Department. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6587...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by smithoman, on Sep 20, 2009 at 12:06 pm | 11 comments | 1712 Views

AROUND TOWN

Favorite Easter Recipes

Does anyone want to share their favorite Easter recipes? I am looking to try something new? Anything that your family makes...

Original post made by Amber on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Amber, on Mar 24, 2008 at 11:12 am | 5 comments | 1711 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to host community forum on bond measure

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District will hold four forums in January and February to discuss a possible school facilities...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ron, on Jan 21, 2012 at 11:59 am | 19 comments | 1711 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 | 1710 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by Barbara, on Oct 10, 2011 at 3:28 pm | 12 comments | 1710 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville man defrauded in lotto scam

An act of kindness cost a Danville resident dearly, when he was bilked out of thousands of dollars in a scam involving the...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by Scott J, on Mar 4, 2009 at 6:20 am | 11 comments | 1709 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen Wire: A student's take on bigger classes, school budget crisis

Teen columnist Daniel Morizono talks about the difference smaller classes make in the ninth grade, based on his personal...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Mar 9, 2010 at 8:18 am | 36 comments | 1709 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BB gunner hit cars overnight in San Ramon

Car windows across San Ramon were shot out last night by someone with a BB gun, police said. Sgt. Mike Boehrer said windows...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Ralphie, on Jul 28, 2010 at 5:33 pm | 8 comments | 1709 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School district offers home study option

California courts are cracking down on parents who homeschool without teaching credentials - but San Ramon Valley's Venture...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Mar 21, 2008 at 12:29 pm | 2 comments | 1708 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Gov! Things don't add up

Danville's Chris Hopkins takes off on his unicycle from Montair Elementary School, beginning his 100-mile ride to the state...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2008
Last comment by Lisa Hopkins, on Apr 23, 2008 at 9:43 pm | 3 comments | 1708 Views

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Rumor confirmed: Peet's to open in Alamo Plaza

Coming this fall to Alamo: Peet's Coffee & Tea. The store confirmed today that it will open later this year at 215 Alamo...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by Andy, on Jul 19, 2011 at 12:16 am | 28 comments | 1708 Views
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Baker bill targets BART strikes
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 1,420 views

The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
By Tom Cushing | 11 comments | 1,391 views

Net Neutrality?
By Roz Rogoff | 3 comments | 760 views

Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 673 views