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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 | 1533 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 | 1532 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 | 1532 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 | 1532 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Buchanan talks about state budget OK'd early Thursday

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D., Alamo), weary from the long and arduous state budget process, said Thursday she was pleased...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by rob, on Feb 22, 2009 at 12:58 am | 3 comments | 1532 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 | 1532 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PG&E executives, CPUC official removed after inappropriate emails

Inappropriate email exchanges regarding regulatory proceedings led to the ouster of high-ranking PG&E and California Public...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Larry Bell, on Oct 2, 2014 at 11:41 am | 4 comments | 1531 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 | 1530 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 | 1529 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cops to visit residents during "National Night Out"

As a way of promoting the Police/Community partnership, Danville Police are urging residents to come out and be a part of...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Marie, on Jul 22, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 8 comments | 1528 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 | 1527 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Borders files for bankruptcy, will close San Ramon store

Borders Group announced today that it will close 12 Bay Area book stores, including its San Ramon location. The closures...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by Jimbo, on Feb 22, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 11 comments | 1527 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What are your plans for the holidays?

As Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanza (or Festivus, for Seinfeld fans) approach, many residents are solidifying their plans for...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Notta Burglar, on Dec 18, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 3 comments | 1527 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 | 1526 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 | 1526 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ask the Vet: Canine bloat

Bloat, or gastric dilatation and volvulus (GDV), is when the stomach fills with gas and flips over. This twists blood vessels,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Vickie Swarowski DVM, on Jun 19, 2012 at 1:54 pm | 1 comment | 1526 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 | 1526 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 | 1525 Views

AROUND TOWN

Resident reclaims Danville's lost park

Ross Smith aims to restore the Montair Nature Trail, a 2.7-acre park that formerly housed picnic grounds, a 400-seat amphitheater,...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by Louise, on Jul 29, 2013 at 7:06 pm | 11 comments | 1525 Views

AROUND TOWN

Spring treat

Teen photographer Joe Christianson was greeted by a field of golden poppies when he went hiking early Easter afternoon in...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2008
Last comment by Kevin, on Apr 1, 2008 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 1524 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 2,002 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 641 views