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AROUND TOWN

yardbirds gets it right

I hadn't been to Yardbirds since its reopening. The store looks great, but what impressed me the most was the classical music....

Original post made by jimbo on Aug. 15, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

The County has a new PR rep and the silence is deafening!

Have you noticed? Ms. Laura Garcia Darensburg, CCC's new PR and Media Rep, has been on the job for more than a month and...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on May. 4, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2272 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

It's now Mayor Candace Andersen

Town Councilwoman Candace Andersen was installed as the new Danville Mayor for 2008 on Tuesday evening, and Councilman Newell...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2007
Last comment by Dolores, Editor, on Dec 14, 2007 at 11:13 am | 2 comments | 2272 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Accident results in DUI for drugs arrest

A minor car accident on Camino Tassajara at Holbrook Drive turned into an arrest for being under the influence of legal drugs...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Mar 9, 2010 at 12:26 am | 14 comments | 2272 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Asian teens express angst in essays

Some Asian American students say the stress they're under -- by parents, by peers and themselves -- has led to mental health...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jul 24, 2013 at 10:11 am | 3 comments | 2269 Views

AROUND TOWN

Railroad Avenue pedestrian crossing is a traffic hazard

The pedestrian crossing bulb-out on Railroad Avenue is a traffic hazard that is more likely to create new wheelchair users...

Original post made by Occasional Cyclist on Oct. 11, 2009
Last comment by Occasional Cyclist, on Oct 13, 2009 at 11:26 pm | 3 comments | 2269 Views

AROUND TOWN

Quake cottage to shake up fair

Police and fire officials are gearing up, along with paramedics and other first responders. Not to respond to a crisis, but...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2008
Last comment by Lary Mcgrew, on Sep 8, 2008 at 10:52 pm | 1 comment | 2268 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman kidnapped from business center parking lot then abandoned in Oakland hills

A woman leaving work in Walnut Creek Wednesday night was kidnapped by two men who forced her to withdraw money from various...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2012
Last comment by LOUISE, on Nov 21, 2012 at 9:13 am | 5 comments | 2268 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

On campus child care

I heard that a "committee" selected Kids Country to throw The Growing Room out of several schools this week. I don't believe...

Original post made by Lisa on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by Itsallonline, on Mar 22, 2012 at 8:22 pm | 27 comments | 2267 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Father Frank's Kids

In 1954, a little boy in a Mexican village stole some money from the poor box of the small church. The young priest, an American...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Lauren Rettagliata, on Nov 14, 2008 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 2267 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Online drug monitoring targets 'doctor shoppers'

A new program unveiled Tuesday by California Attorney General Jerry Brown will provide doctors, pharmacists and police with...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 6 comments | 2267 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-speed-rail 'safeguard' bill signed into law

Legislation that makes it next to impossible for the California High-Speed Rail Authority to build a four-track rail system...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 18, 2013 at 9:50 am | 7 comments | 2267 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School lunches may see price hike

The cost of buying a hot lunch in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District may be going up, as trustees examine ways...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Omini, on Sep 16, 2009 at 7:51 pm | 12 comments | 2265 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Happy New Year

Dear neighbors, Tboughts on this New Year's Day, April 1, 2008: "The origins of this custom are complex and a matter...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Mar. 31, 2008
Last comment by The Alamo Towne Fool, on Apr 1, 2008 at 7:59 am | 2 comments | 2265 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bragging rights

Hordes of kids leapt over fences, invaded the fields, and raised a red-and-black flag at San Ramon Valley High School after...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2007
Last comment by Andrea Dimayuga, on Dec 1, 2007 at 11:26 pm | 2 comments | 2265 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley Hero: Arlie Smith, for the children

Arlie Smith's face and smile are known to thousands throughout the San Ramon Valley, and now many of them in turn have helped...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2015
Last comment by FanDanville, on Nov 27, 2015 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 2265 Views

AROUND TOWN

Illusions, what are they saying?

Posted at the request of the author Dear neighbors, As I read commentary by local politicians, especially the proponents...

Original post made by David Braun on Mar. 23, 2008
Last comment by David Braun, on Mar 29, 2008 at 2:59 pm | 8 comments | 2264 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 Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Amory Gutierrez, Danville Express, on Nov 9, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 2264 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obituaries

Donald J. Roscelli II Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4285 posted Friday, March...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by kurt hilde, on Apr 23, 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 2263 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Remembering on Memorial Day

Follow the American flags on Stone Valley Road to attend the annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Oak Hill Park, which begins...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by George, on May 23, 2008 at 12:29 pm | 1 comment | 2263 Views
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