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SPORTS

Sully broadcast heading up Rose Bowl parade

Capt. Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger of Danville, the hero of the Hudson shown here with his wife Lorrie, was grand marshal...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2010
Last comment by Greg, on Jan 5, 2010 at 7:19 pm | 4 comments | 1281 Views

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Moths, maggots found in packaged almonds at Lucky Supermarket in San Ramon

A Dublin woman is accusing Lucky Supermarket in San Ramon of dropping the ball -- twice -- when she discovered moths and...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Gruff but Lovable Ben, on May 27, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 11 comments | 1281 Views

SPORTS

Weather closes Hap Magee Canine Corral

Canines used to leash-free romps at the Canine Corral at Hap Magee Ranch Park will have to travel a little further. Each...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by askidoo, on Dec 2, 2010 at 10:38 pm | 3 comments | 1281 Views

AROUND TOWN

Some thoughts on GAS prices

Dear neighbors, Some years ago, my son sold his car and left for Europe. He came back understanding public transportation...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on May. 4, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on May 7, 2008 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 1279 Views

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Project could stop druggies from doc shopping

Danville's Bob Pack has spent the last four years working on a project that would help put a stop to "doctor shoppers" -...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Jun 13, 2008 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 1279 Views

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Friday Morning with the Mayor

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen will be hosting her last monthly Morning with the Mayor on Friday, Nov. 7. This is an informal...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by Stewart, on Nov 3, 2008 at 5:52 pm | 3 comments | 1279 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tolls may be raised at all seven Bay Area bridges

A key transportation committee is considering raising tolls by at least $1 on the Bay Area's seven state-owned bridges next...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by SPCWT, on Nov 6, 2009 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 1279 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Warming globally? Part Deux

Where are the global-warming wingnuts? They ignore their favorite fantasy in the middle of winter but come out in droves...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by Reader, on Jan 12, 2010 at 8:42 am | 5 comments | 1279 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 | 1279 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Family deals with daughter's suicide by helping young musicians

The parents of a middle school girl who committed suicide in 2008 are helping her live on by providing scholarships and instruments...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by Diane, on Jul 28, 2011 at 4:42 pm | 10 comments | 1279 Views

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Candidate profiles: Candace Andersen

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen decided to run for District 2 county supervisor because of concerns surrounding Contra Costa's...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Tami, on Apr 26, 2012 at 6:42 am | 21 comments | 1279 Views

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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 | 1279 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dueling Pianos: Not your parents' piano bar

It's a Thursday night in downtown Danville and That Bar is packed. There's a line outside. This is not your typical piano...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by Dan Gillogly, on Jan 4, 2011 at 10:08 am | 4 comments | 1278 Views

AROUND TOWN

DANVILLE THRIFT STATION

THE THRIFT STATION SHOULD BE LISTED FOR "BEST OF EVERYTHING". IN THIS ECONOMY, THERE IS NO BETTER PLACE TO SHOP, FROM NEW...

Original post made by Billie Cronen on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by barbara, on May 21, 2009 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1277 Views

AROUND TOWN

Turnover at the Rose Garden

Patrons arriving at the Burke Williams Day Spa last week were surprised to find locked doors, as the health care establishment...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Claudette, on Jun 17, 2009 at 10:55 am | 17 comments | 1277 Views

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Diablo Views: Screaming tweens and a moment of clarity

I'm sitting in the second balcony of the Oracle Arena. Two pre-teen girls behind me scream so fiercely that it makes my fillings...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Brenda, on Sep 30, 2009 at 11:33 am | 5 comments | 1277 Views

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Pit bull kills dog in Blackhawk, owner at large

Authorities are looking for the owner of a white pit bull that killed a papillon on Thursday night while the smaller dog...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2011
Last comment by Laury, on Feb 21, 2013 at 11:10 pm | 15 comments | 1276 Views

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Missing Village High teenager believed to be one of two found dead in Newark motel

A missing Pleasanton teenager is believed to be the young woman found dead Friday afternoon in a Newark motel along with...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2012
Last comment by Andrea Calamoneri, on Sep 17, 2012 at 10:26 am | 3 comments | 1276 Views

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Which city is richest? It depends on how the numbers are run

San Ramon topped a recent list of the wealthiest cities in America, but Danville didn't make the cut -- not because it's...

Original post made on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on May 22, 2013 at 10:23 am | 4 comments | 1275 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

KKSF, becomes new; "The new SEWER Radio"

Dear Dolores, For the many music fans that enjoy smooth jazz, the new KKSF is a sewer project. Rather than exceptional...

Original post made by Halamo on May. 19, 2009
Last comment by Barbara82, on Oct 22, 2009 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 1274 Views
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