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Seniors use canes for more than stability

You might find Robert Worthington walking around town with a wooden cane, but not necessarily because he needs help with...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Wondering, on Jan 17, 2013 at 8:45 am | 11 comments | 2000 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thefts, crashes, vandalism lead San Ramon police log

The San Ramon Police Department provides DanvilleSanRamon.com with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling from...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2014
Last comment by Laura, on Dec 23, 2014 at 7:02 am | 2 comments | 2000 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRV YMCA neighborhood strong-arm invasion

A commercial invasion deep in the Hemme neighborhoods, orchestrated by politics and imposed on Alamo by the county and Danville: "Kathy...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 14, 2007 at 7:15 pm | 2 comments | 1999 Views

AROUND TOWN

Off duty San Ramon firefighter saves jogger's life

An off duty firefighter/paramedic from the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District performed CPR on a collapsed jogger...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Nov 4, 2009 at 8:03 pm | 15 comments | 1999 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to host community forum on bond measure

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District will hold four forums in January and February to discuss a possible school facilities...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ron, on Jan 21, 2012 at 11:59 am | 19 comments | 1999 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

At true forum on our global participation

Dear neighbors, I would like to thank the publisher and editor for allowing a true, realistic Forum on North American...

Original post made by Darren Miller on Feb. 10, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1998 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

McNerney cautiously optimistic regarding finances

California could be seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. That was the word from U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11),...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:54 pm | 12 comments | 1998 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

A place to say goodbye

Being in control is not a feeling we associate with dying. Yet, as anyone who has nursed a loved one through a terminal illness...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2009
Last comment by Fern Aagard, on Jul 28, 2010 at 10:11 am | 2 comments | 1997 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown urges voters to pass Prop. 30 tax measure, but poll shows it's failing

Gov. Jerry Brown, seeking to promote his Proposition 30 tax initiative, told a San Francisco audience Thursday that, "the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2012
Last comment by Caroline, on Nov 7, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 16 comments | 1997 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon council nixes Independence Day fireworks

Area residents will have to travel to some other neighboring city if they want to see a fireworks display this Fourth of...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2014
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 5, 2014 at 7:15 pm | 8 comments | 1997 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Save Mount Diablo acquires new wildlife oasis

Local environmental nonprofit Save Mount Diablo recently announced it has acquired another wildlife oasis called Hanson Hills...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2015
Last comment by JT, on Jun 25, 2015 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 1997 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Purse snatched from Costco cart, woman gives chase

A 46-year-old Danville woman gave chase to two men who grabbed her purse out of her cart in the Costco parking lot shortly...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Dec 15, 2009 at 7:20 pm | 22 comments | 1996 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Judge: Rail authority's funding plan violated law

The California High-Speed Rail Authority violated state law and "abused its discretion" in proceeding with the controversial...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 24, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 32 comments | 1996 Views

AROUND TOWN

An ugly Choice

Posted at the request of the author Dear Hal and neighbors, The last three District 3 supervisors have carried on the...

Original post made by Margaret Sampson on May. 11, 2008
Last comment by Karen Sexton, on May 21, 2008 at 12:59 pm | 12 comments | 1995 Views

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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 | 1995 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is anyone else excited about the end of the school year?

I can't believe another school year has come and gone. Although my children are grown, I still share in the excitement of...

Original post made by dciardelli@DanvilleWeekly.com on Jun. 8, 2007
There are no comments yet. 1994 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thank YOU, Danville Weekly

Dolores, May you and all the staff at The Danville Weekly celebrate our thanks for an exceptional job of reporting, communicating...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 21, 2007
Last comment by Karen Miranda, on Nov 28, 2007 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 1994 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police: Teen arrested after chase from Danville to Orinda

A teenager from Antioch is facing a handful of charges after allegedly leading Danville police on a pursuit ending in Orinda...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2015
Last comment by ND, on Sep 28, 2015 at 4:44 pm | 4 comments | 1994 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 | 1993 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principals for three SRVUSD schools

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District board recently announced the appointment of three principals to Danville schools....

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Smile, on Jun 16, 2010 at 9:03 am | 5 comments | 1993 Views
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