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COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1512 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Buchanan heads to Sacramento

Alamo resident Democrat Joan Buchanan won the race for State Assembly District 15 yesterday; and U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2008
Last comment by whatashame, on Nov 5, 2008 at 7:27 am | 2 comments | 1511 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town sees Fresh and Easy opening in spring

Danville's Fresh and Easy Neighborhood Market is on track to open this spring, town staff says. But getting the British grocery...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Loura, on Dec 15, 2010 at 12:02 pm | 8 comments | 1511 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 | 1511 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 | 1510 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fundraising continues for incorporation studies

Amid heated opinions arguing yea or nay for Alamo's incorporation, one objective nonprofit group is determined to provide...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by Sharon Weston, on Apr 9, 2008 at 9:27 am | 5 comments | 1509 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Where is IT all going?

As technology has boomed during the past 20 years, the tools of education have changed along with it. Chalkboards have given...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Teacherman, on May 29, 2009 at 10:46 am | 4 comments | 1509 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police ID pedestrian critically injured by suspected DUI driver

Police have identified a woman who was critically injured when she was hit by a suspected drunken driver in Danville on Monday...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Commenter, on Aug 25, 2013 at 3:46 pm | 13 comments | 1509 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 | 1507 Views

SPORTS

Another hoops cliffhanger

San Ramon Valley High presented another cliffhanger Saturday night as they faced De La Salle in the 2010 CIF State Boys Division...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Mar 22, 2010 at 10:06 am | 11 comments | 1507 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Miss the debate and want to learn more about District 2 supervisor candidates?

The Danville Express will host a debate for District 2 supervisor candidates tonight from 6-8 p.m. at the San Ramon community...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on Apr 29, 2012 at 8:37 am | 10 comments | 1507 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pot package leads to bust

A Danville man was arrested for shipping nearly a pound of marijuana after a UPS driver noticed a package with an odd smell...

Original post made on May. 2, 2013
Last comment by Diane, on May 5, 2013 at 9:18 am | 7 comments | 1507 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Everything O'Neill

Robin Peterson, whose grandparents knew Eugene and Carlotta O'Neill when they lived in Danville, admires a kimono of Carlotta's...

Original post made on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on May 20, 2008 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 1506 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools chief focuses on mission

Any school district employee who does not work in the classroom is suspect. That's how Superintendent Steve Enoch approaches...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 12, 2009 at 4:29 pm | 3 comments | 1506 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mayor's Morning highlights crime prevention, redevelopment

"My philosophy (towards criminals) is 'you don't mess with Danville residents,'" said Police Chief Steve Simpkins. At Father...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 14, 2011 at 9:14 pm | 4 comments | 1506 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Judge postpones hearing for alleged Danville rapist after victim's plea

A Contra Costa County judge has postponed the hearing of a Danville teen accused of rape to consider his plea deal, after...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2011
Last comment by sad..., on Dec 31, 2011 at 1:23 am | 7 comments | 1506 Views

SPORTS

Going to boot camp

As crazy as it may sound, one of the latest fads among local residents has been enrolling in boot camp. And those joining...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Jay, on Apr 13, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 1505 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville students among the sick at Walker Creek Ranch

Approximately 50 Bay Area students and adults on a five-day educational trip in Marin County became ill Wednesday night and...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by concerned parent, on Feb 7, 2011 at 8:34 am | 3 comments | 1505 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 | 1504 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police Chief urges caution during holidays

As the holiday season progresses, police are warning residents to take precautions with their homes and cars to cut down...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2009
Last comment by Lisa, on Dec 18, 2009 at 7:00 am | 5 comments | 1504 Views
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A second half of life exceptionally well lived
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