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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Fiscal Crisis and Local Government Budgets

Dear Dolores, Our State fiscal crisis has potential for dire impact on county and cities budgets in our region. The flow...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Dec. 2, 2008
Last comment by Rachel Wells, on Dec 2, 2008 at 3:24 pm | 1 comment | 1245 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville couple's pat-down battle to continue

Lawyers for the American Civil Liberties Union went before the California State Supreme Court on Tuesday in an effort to...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Jan 19, 2009 at 10:25 am | 8 comments | 1245 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley University president convicted in visa fraud scheme

The founder and president of an online university based in Pleasanton was taken into custody Monday after a federal court...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2014
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Mar 31, 2014 at 2:50 pm | 5 comments | 1245 Views

AROUND TOWN

Registration program puts Danville seniors first

The problem with having a successful program is that soon everyone wants to be in it. Which then leads to the issue of how...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2009
Last comment by Louise Buriss, on Jan 15, 2009 at 9:01 am | 2 comments | 1244 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fresh fruit in the garden and what to do with it

This year I beat the deer and the birds to the apricots. Well, not all of them but enough to eat my fill and make one pie....

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Anna Chan, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 1 comment | 1244 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetwise: What are your plans for the winter holiday vacation?

With Christmas just over a week away, it's getting really hard to focus on anything but jolly good times. Fortunately, roving...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by cookie, on Dec 21, 2010 at 4:33 pm | 4 comments | 1244 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Adults: Eat your vegetables!

As children, we heard the chant from our parents: "Eat all your vegetables!" As adults, we have to practice what we're now...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2008
Last comment by Leah, on Nov 24, 2008 at 2:27 pm | 2 comments | 1243 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Of Note

<B>Troop 204 Scouts reach Eagle rank Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4227 posted...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2009
Last comment by Elizabeth Yemane, on Feb 28, 2009 at 6:27 pm | 1 comment | 1243 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water, water everywhere?

What is going on with the seemingly unending stream of water flowing down Hartz Ave? It seems to start around the Podva...

Original post made by Triogenes on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Mar 26, 2009 at 9:05 am | 1 comment | 1243 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Goodbye to a man of Alamo

A few months ago - April 18 to be exact - we ran a story on Roy Bloss, a man who has been an Alamo activist in the five decades...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Roberta Lenore Bloss, on Sep 5, 2008 at 9:33 pm | 2 comments | 1242 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

So tell me, how do you really feel about Measure C now the voting is done?

Dear Dolores, Measure by measure, we are seeing emotion blind a minority's commentary and blindly provide truth in its...

Original post made by Halamo on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 29, 2009 at 4:57 pm | 4 comments | 1242 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vandalism causes AT&T outages

Danville police are looking for suspects in three separate incidents of vandalism involving AT&T junction boxes in town....

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Matt, on Apr 15, 2009 at 9:39 am | 4 comments | 1241 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

21-year-old man arrested for robbing pharmacy of Oxycodone

Police arrested a 21-year-old man in connection with robbing a pharmacy of prescription drugs on Thursday evening in Walnut...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Marrushi, on May 10, 2013 at 8:56 am | 13 comments | 1241 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees OK new homework guidelines for high schools

The school board approved new homework guidelines for high school students in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District,...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by Ada Mott, on Jan 3, 2009 at 7:33 pm | 5 comments | 1240 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 Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 17, 2010 at 10:24 am | 8 comments | 1240 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Three years later: Tragic tale of greed and murder ends with son's conviction

The case has all the elements of a made-for-TV movie: greed, lust, brutality and a man whose lack of emotion made him the...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Apr 1, 2011 at 7:29 am | 1 comment | 1240 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Epicure: A year of recession cooking

Even those of us in comfortable, upscale communities will not be immune to finanical challenges; with some creative shopping...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2009
Last comment by Mia, on Jan 6, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1239 Views

AROUND TOWN

Save Alamo

Oh, by the way, I forgot one item that you voted FOR when you voted NO. You voted FOR a dramatic increase in government...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Halamo, on Mar 5, 2009 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1239 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Guest column: Thanks to Dad, and all WWII veterans

This is too late for a Veteran's Day tribute but, in celebration of my father's 84th birthday, I'd like to express my appreciation...

Original post made on May. 3, 2009
Last comment by No_limits13, on Oct 22, 2009 at 11:32 am | 2 comments | 1239 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Any Updates on Rylan Fuchs Murder Investigation?

Has anyone heard if any arrests or if charges have been filed in the Rylan Fuchs case? It's been almost 9 months now!...

Original post made by Concerned Mom on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Oct 7, 2009 at 7:43 pm | 1 comment | 1238 Views
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