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AROUND TOWN

AIA meeting to look ahead for Alamo

Alamo residents are looking to see what the future holds for the community, now that the move to incorporate has been defeated....

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 12, 2009 at 4:40 pm | 19 comments | 2781 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local families urge FDA to clarify risks in OxyContin reformulation

Don't be fooled by the reformulation of OxyContin and the claims that it is less dangerous than before. That's the message...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Sherry, on Mar 12, 2013 at 7:40 am | 9 comments | 2780 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Budget crunch claims victims in Contra Costa County

In an effort to slow or stop the financial hemorrhaging in Contra Costa County, members of the Board of Supervisors voted...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 16, 2008 at 4:39 pm | 2 comments | 2780 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Authorities identify gunman killed after shooting CHP officer on I-680

Christopher Boone Lacy, a resident of Corning, Calif., was fatally shot by a second CHP officer after he shot Officer Kenyon...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 6, 2012 at 3:38 pm | 7 comments | 2778 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hayward man steals mail from Valley residents to pay bills, open credit cards

A Hayward man was arrested last week when a search of his home netted several stolen pieces of mail from residents in the...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2011
Last comment by Jenny at Mail Boss, on Jul 12, 2011 at 1:04 pm | 1 comment | 2777 Views

AROUND TOWN

How I spent my summer vacation 2007

What is it about summer that brings out the masochist in me? Last year I loaded my kids in the car and spent most of the...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2007
Last comment by rachel, on Jul 4, 2007 at 7:08 am | 2 comments | 2776 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayors hope Washington trip brings some cash for roads

At the Tri-Valley Cities Council meeting Wednesday night, Danville Mayor Newell Arnerich said all five cities -- Danville,...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by Tango, on Mar 8, 2013 at 10:16 am | 8 comments | 2776 Views

AROUND TOWN

Medical marijuana on the agenda

The Town Council is expected to extend a temporary ban to keep medical marijuana facilities from locating within Danville,...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Batti, on Nov 20, 2009 at 2:11 pm | 28 comments | 2775 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Haunted house makes thousands for local schools

Granny's parlor looks the same as it has for years: faded carpets, bookshelves lined with yellow-paged tomes and a rocking...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2011
Last comment by Phyllis Roach, on Nov 9, 2011 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 2774 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meet your supervisor

Come meet Supervisor Mary N. Piepho for a cup of coffee and a chance to talk about county issues. The informal coffee will...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 14, 2007 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 2774 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How high can our school test scores go?

Statewide figures released last month show that from 2008-09, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District showed a gain...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by another mom, on Oct 22, 2009 at 9:37 pm | 12 comments | 2773 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Chamber reaches out to entire area

The Danville Area Chamber of Commerce plans to stress the "area" part of its name going forward. At the installation dinner...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 11, 2008 at 4:13 pm | 3 comments | 2773 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo has only two options: incorporation or annexation

Dear Diablo Vista region neighbors, As you prepare for participation and presentation at the LAFCO commissioners' meeting,...

Original post made by A CDSI Courtesy on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by Just me, on Sep 19, 2008 at 8:23 am | 1 comment | 2773 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 | 2772 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police investigating burglary of downtown jewelry store

Officers responded to multiple reports of several men using a truck to force open the front door of the Tiffany & Co. at...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 19, 2013 at 9:19 am | 4 comments | 2772 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tri-Valley University brought students and spouses into U.S.

Tri-Valley University not only brought students over to Pleasanton on illegal visas, but many of those students brought their...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2011
Last comment by Satish Chandra, on Feb 9, 2011 at 2:41 pm | 6 comments | 2771 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo Fire House proposal needs interactive discussion

Contra Costa County Municipal Advisory Committee for Alamo (Alamo MAC) is a volunteer function of Mary Piepho’s Danville...

Original post made by Hal, CDSI Research on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by Jimbo, on Feb 21, 2011 at 8:26 am | 5 comments | 2771 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Exceptional Utility Bills

Dear Dolores, When PG&E offered me the opportunity to pay for three times the natural gas I actually used in December...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Careful Scrutiny, on Apr 27, 2010 at 6:30 am | 11 comments | 2771 Views

AROUND TOWN

It is now AIM's obligation to all voters

Dear Editor, This coming Sunday, November 9, Alamo Incorporation Movement (AIM) will kick-off their political campaign...

Original post made by Christine Jenkins on Nov. 4, 2008
Last comment by Diablo Vista region neighborhoods, on Nov 16, 2008 at 7:52 am | 23 comments | 2770 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters to the editor

<B>Infill development requires oversight Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3770...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2007
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Dec 1, 2007 at 8:40 am | 2 comments | 2770 Views
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