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Diablo Views: Letters live on

Is the written personal letter a thing of the past? I remember learning in grammar school the correct way to write a letter...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 11, 2008 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 1807 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 | 1807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville mayor reflects on 2013, looks ahead at 2014

Danville Mayor Robert Storer highlighted recent town achievements and looked forward to the plans for this year during his...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by local, on Feb 12, 2014 at 9:48 am | 15 comments | 1806 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Know Berkeley, Guy?

Dear neighbors, Guy Houston has responded to the actions of the Berkeley City Council by suggesting the State remove road...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 10, 2008
Last comment by Shelley Manus, on Feb 15, 2008 at 8:15 am | 3 comments | 1805 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mail-in ballots may be key in local elections

Thirty years ago -- back when they were called "absentee ballots" -- only about 6 percent of people in Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Nov 4, 2010 at 11:54 am | 5 comments | 1805 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 Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 28, 2009 at 2:00 pm | 2 comments | 1804 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BB gunner hit cars overnight in San Ramon

Car windows across San Ramon were shot out last night by someone with a BB gun, police said. Sgt. Mike Boehrer said windows...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Ralphie, on Jul 28, 2010 at 5:33 pm | 8 comments | 1804 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Feeding the lion

Well-wishers at the Danville Senior Center Chinese New Year's Celebration feed envelopes with offerings to the lion who danced...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 13, 2008 at 4:51 pm | 1 comment | 1803 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Thanks To Beverly Lane

The recent article about the Povda history is just another example of how much I appreciate Ms. Lane's efforts to document...

Original post made by JRM on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Dec 14, 2011 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 1803 Views

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Alamo evacuated after gas line ruptured

Homes and businesses near the intersection of Danville Boulevard and Stone Valley Road in Alamo were evacuated late Wednesday...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Concerned, on Jul 25, 2013 at 1:14 pm | 11 comments | 1803 Views

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Bay Area braces for heavy rain, high winds

Bay Area residents should prepare themselves for heavy rain and strong winds when a storm expected to be the largest of the...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 12, 2014 at 10:43 am | 4 comments | 1803 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mayor's Morning welcomes all this Friday

Mayor Candace Andersen is holding her monthly Mayor's Morning on Friday, Jan. 4, starting at 7:30 a.m. at Father Nature's...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2008
Last comment by Hal/CDSI, on Jan 3, 2008 at 8:51 am | 1 comment | 1802 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Salute to Blue' gets green light

The Danville Town Council gave its go ahead to a large scale downtown fundraiser May 31 to benefit the family of slain Oakland...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Kevin, on May 31, 2009 at 1:19 pm | 5 comments | 1801 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD offers survey on local accountability plan

The San Ramon Valley school district is seeking public input on its Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) adopted...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2015
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Jan 21, 2015 at 2:48 pm | 4 comments | 1801 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1800 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Campaign sticker placed in Danville post office

Election fervor over the upcoming May 5 Measure C Parcel tax vote is rising, which may have led one person to post a bumper...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 28, 2009 at 6:11 pm | 6 comments | 1800 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Math teacher arrested for allegedly soliciting student for sex

Police arrested a Heritage High School teacher on Friday on suspicion of soliciting a female student for sex, Brentwood police...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by A Mathgeek, on Jan 28, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 7 comments | 1800 Views

SPORTS

Drew Brees

Drew Brees is not only the MVP of the Super Bowl, but also a man of integrity whose generosity has helped save the city of...

Original post made by Boilermaker on Feb. 7, 2010
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 10, 2010 at 6:34 am | 4 comments | 1800 Views

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Active shooter training in Danville

More than 50 police officers and fire personnel from San Ramon Valley public safety agencies teamed up Thursday at Monte...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2014
Last comment by Y. Sam, on Aug 14, 2014 at 12:45 pm | 5 comments | 1800 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1798 Views
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The Heart of the Constitution
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Bidding my Maverick Bye-Bye
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When Students Consider Non-Portfolio Design Schools
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