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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 | 1761 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pedestrians wave red flags to cross Danville Boulevard

Red flags mean "stop" for drivers on Danville Boulevard in Alamo. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4422...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by Krak Potts, on May 7, 2008 at 9:21 am | 8 comments | 1760 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 | 1760 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

FBI arrests Blackhawk father and daughter in securities scheme

Two members of a Danville family are facing federal charges in connection with a securities fraud that netted nearly $3 million....

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Janet, on Jul 30, 2009 at 9:18 am | 1 comment | 1760 Views

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Seniors Series: Pros and cons of adopting a new pet

When Gail Ruvalcaba met Puddles at the Valley Humane Society, she knew he was the purrfect pet for her. She was seeking to...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2014
Last comment by dogfather, on Aug 1, 2014 at 2:03 pm | 3 comments | 1760 Views

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Alamo meeting Tuesday night to give facts on incorporation

The Alamo Incorporation Movement will hold a public meeting Tuesday to discuss Alamo's potential transition to cityhood....

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Apr 4, 2008 at 4:22 pm | 2 comments | 1759 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Crime drops in Danville for first half of 2010

Crime in Danville is down for the first half of 2010, according to Police Chief Chris Wenzel. In a recent report to the Town...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 16, 2010 at 8:48 am | 12 comments | 1759 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four furlough days to save district about $3M

As the deadline for delivering final layoff notices to teachers approaches, the school district and teachers' union has come...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by LkF, on Jun 11, 2010 at 2:32 pm | 8 comments | 1758 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa is on the go in Danville

Santa will be at the Danville Livery on Sunday as part of a Holiday Open House, and he begins his appearances at Blackhawk...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by danville Job's Daughter, on Nov 28, 2008 at 1:58 pm | 5 comments | 1757 Views

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EBMUD to consider calling for voluntary 10% water reduction

Danville residents and businesses could be on their way to receiving a direct request to conserve water. The EBMUD Board...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Feb 11, 2014 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 1757 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 | 1756 Views

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Safer streets

Has a family ever done so much good for a community after a personal tragedy as Carmen and Bob Pack? After the heartbreak...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2008
Last comment by Amber, on Mar 20, 2008 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 1755 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville projects benefit from federal stimulus dollars

On the same day that President Obama signed the federal stimulus bill into law, members of the Danville Town Council approved...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by frank, on Feb 20, 2009 at 2:38 pm | 7 comments | 1755 Views

SPORTS

Mount Diablo challenges paragliders, says ranger after crash Wednesday

Nature is unpredictable, noted Dan Stefanisko, supervising ranger at Mt. Diablo State Park, which is why hang gliding and...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Mar 29, 2010 at 4:40 pm | 2 comments | 1755 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board to debate ordering parcel tax renewal election

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday is scheduled to consider whether to order an election this May to ask voters to...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Douglas, on Jan 27, 2015 at 12:18 pm | 12 comments | 1754 Views

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Developer addresses traffic, school concerns for Magee Ranch project

Traffic concerns and the impact on schools dominated an informational meeting held Wednesday by a developer looking to put...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2010
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Dec 15, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 25 comments | 1753 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon teacher named county Teacher of the Year finalist

Coyote Creek Elementary School transitional kindergarten teacher Karen Young has been named one of four finalists for 2014-15...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2014
Last comment by Nadia, on Apr 23, 2014 at 8:24 am | 2 comments | 1753 Views

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Alamo postal worker charged with exchanging fake money

Emmanuel Odion Esezobor, an employee at the Alamo post office, was changed with exchanging fake money made in Nigeria for...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Apr 15, 2011 at 7:14 am | 20 comments | 1752 Views

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Bay Area officials declare 6th straight 'Spare the Air' day

Yet again, Bay Area residents are being asked to leave their fireplaces and wood stoves unlit during a sixth consecutive...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Dec 18, 2013 at 8:14 am | 12 comments | 1752 Views

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Showcasing talents

Brody Luebkeman and Lauren Chouinard, juniors at Monte Vista High School, study a twin office building, one of hundreds of...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2008
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Mar 25, 2008 at 7:27 am | 2 comments | 1751 Views
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