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BOOKS & MOVIES

Stallone Trivia

Yep, Sylvester Stallone starred in a very popular movie, "First Blood," in 1982. It was so popular that they came out with...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Jun. 21, 2011
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo man dies when bus hits taxi in D.C.

Bartlett M. Tabor, 55, an Alamo resident and senior executive in San Francisco for Capmark Financial Group, was killed in...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2008
Last comment by Kathleen Willey, on Sep 30, 2008 at 2:18 pm | 2 comments | 1914 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thank YOU, Danville Weekly

Dolores, May you and all the staff at The Danville Weekly celebrate our thanks for an exceptional job of reporting, communicating...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 21, 2007
Last comment by Karen Miranda, on Nov 28, 2007 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 1913 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mothers of invention

Michele Wong didn't like the mess when Courtney, 3, maneuvered her veggies around her plate with an unsteady spoon all the...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ann, on Oct 13, 2009 at 9:41 pm | 6 comments | 1913 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 Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Apr 21, 2010 at 11:00 am | 4 comments | 1912 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 | 1912 Views

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The last bus

Public transportation is a good thing -- it cuts down on greenhouse gases and other byproducts of commuting, not to mention...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Carol, on Mar 11, 2013 at 1:11 pm | 1 comment | 1912 Views

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Danville lights up for the holidays

Let there be light! And there was, as Danville lit up the Old Oak Tree on Diablo Road on Friday evening. The celebration...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2007
Last comment by Demetrius, on Nov 26, 2007 at 4:12 pm | 1 comment | 1911 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dirty politics

Emotions are running high in the Alamo incorporation election, but that is no reason to start playing dirty. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Feb 25, 2009 at 7:14 pm | 32 comments | 1911 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney wins re-election but opponent won't concede

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has clearly won his re-election bid against Republican challenger David Harmer,...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Dec 1, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 28 comments | 1911 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Million dollar house fire in Alamo

Firefighters responded to a fire at 5:19 a.m. this morning at a house undergoing renovations in the 900 block of Danville...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2008
Last comment by Emil, on Feb 21, 2008 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 1909 Views

AROUND TOWN

DVHS student wins $75,000 in national science competition

A Dougherty Valley High School senior was chosen as one of three second-place finishers awarded $75,000 in the Intel Science...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2015
Last comment by Bea, on Mar 17, 2015 at 6:15 pm | 4 comments | 1908 Views

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 | 1907 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

21-year-old man arrested for robbing pharmacy of Oxycodone

Police arrested a 21-year-old man in connection with robbing a pharmacy of prescription drugs on Thursday evening in Walnut...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Marrushi, on May 10, 2013 at 8:56 am | 13 comments | 1907 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon: Former bank executive pleads guilty to conspiracy

A San Ramon man and former bank executive pleaded guilty to conspiracy Tuesday for false and misleading financial reporting...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2014
Last comment by carlmeyer, on Nov 30, 2014 at 10:54 pm | 4 comments | 1907 Views

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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 | 1906 Views

AROUND TOWN

An ugly Choice

Posted at the request of the author Dear Hal and neighbors, The last three District 3 supervisors have carried on the...

Original post made by Margaret Sampson on May. 11, 2008
Last comment by Karen Sexton, on May 21, 2008 at 12:59 pm | 12 comments | 1906 Views

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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 | 1906 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 | 1906 Views

SPORTS

Yankees of Danville Little League win the District 57 Majorsí Tournament of Champions Title with 14-9 win over the Livermore American White Sox

June 22, 2009 The Danville Little League Yankees completed an incredible season finishing a combined 27-4 while winning...

Original post made by Highlander on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by SALLY, on Jun 25, 2010 at 8:09 am | 3 comments | 1905 Views
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