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Get away from it all - but not from the Danville Weekly

Folks take vacations to get away from their everyday life - but don't forget to take along your hometown newspaper. Be sure...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on May 2, 2008 at 12:31 pm | 3 comments | 1453 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School parcel tax going to the vote

In an effort to combat expected cutbacks in state funding and protect current programs, members of the San Ramon Valley Unified...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by Todd, on Jan 30, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 4 comments | 1453 Views

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Safer streets

Has a family ever done so much good for a community after a personal tragedy as Carmen and Bob Pack? After the heartbreak...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2008
Last comment by Amber, on Mar 20, 2008 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 1451 Views

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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 | 1451 Views

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BART website hacked, hundreds of users' data stolen

A marketing website for BART, MyBart.org, was hacked today and data for hundreds of users was stolen and posted to the Internet....

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2011
Last comment by [clarify], on Aug 16, 2011 at 3:38 pm | 4 comments | 1451 Views

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High court takes no action on Proposition 8

The U.S. Supreme Court took no action Monday on Proposition 8, California's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage. The...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2012
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 9, 2012 at 9:14 am | 30 comments | 1451 Views

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County OKs sliding doors for Windmill Farms

A plan to build an enclosed space at Windmill Farms for cut melons, bulk food, dairy and meat was approved by the health...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2008
Last comment by Leah, on Mar 21, 2008 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 1449 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nanny heads wrong way down off-ramp

A nanny under the influence of alcohol attempted to enter the freeway by driving the wrong way down the off-ramp, with her...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Apr 21, 2008 at 10:18 am | 4 comments | 1449 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Blackhawk debates parking restriction

The ongoing discussion over raising fines for parking violations near the East Gate of Blackhawk brought a number of residents...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2008
Last comment by MikeR, on Dec 25, 2008 at 4:24 pm | 1 comment | 1449 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council continues smoking ban discussion

An ordinance to prohibit smoking in Danville's recreational areas was discussed again at Tuesday's Town Council meeting....

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Whomever, on Sep 9, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 11 comments | 1449 Views

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Danville PD warns of phone scams

Police said the Danville area has experienced a rash of telephone scam calls recently. In many of the cases, the victim is...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2013
Last comment by sponge_bob_roundpants, on Jan 15, 2013 at 11:13 am | 4 comments | 1449 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police arrest Bay Point man in May 20 shooting

A 22-year-old Bay Point man was arrested June 2 in connection with a shooting of a Danville resident May 20, according to...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Innocent Until Proven?, on Jun 8, 2010 at 9:14 pm | 4 comments | 1448 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 | 1448 Views

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Danville woman tries to fight gas prices with fire

A Danville woman who wanted to "take a stand" against rising gas prices lit two small fires in gas station restrooms, and...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by Scott, on Jun 17, 2008 at 2:15 pm | 2 comments | 1447 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Downtown planners don't 'get it' Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4950 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by A downtown Danville Resident, on Sep 5, 2008 at 1:43 pm | 2 comments | 1447 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools share spirit of giving

Rain fell, temperatures hung in the low 40s, and still a group of parents turned out Monday and Tuesday mornings at Los Cerros...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2008
Last comment by Robert Schermer, on Dec 19, 2008 at 8:36 pm | 1 comment | 1447 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Of note

<B>Kids help wounded Oakland boy Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4074 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2009
Last comment by amanda ramiriz, on Jan 17, 2009 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 1447 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Schools prepare for deep cuts

The school board was handed a possible script for the pending deep cuts, at its meeting Feb. 10, and few programs were left...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Feb 16, 2009 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 1447 Views

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The GOP is the problem

In this week's [http://danvilleexpress.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=3696 Raucous Caucus], educator and recruiter Tom Cushing...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Lana, on May 16, 2012 at 6:38 pm | 37 comments | 1447 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo could make it as a town, says financial report

A Comprehensive Fiscal Analysis conducted by the engineering firm Winzler and Kelly found that the town of Alamo would have...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Rachel Wells, on Jul 31, 2008 at 5:29 pm | 2 comments | 1446 Views
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