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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two swings stolen from Hap Magee

Two swing sets were discovered missing Wednesday morning from Hap Ranch Ranch Park. The swings had apparently been dismantled...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on May 5, 2009 at 7:17 am | 5 comments | 1478 Views

AROUND TOWN

Small grass fire doused in Danville

Firefighters put out a small vegetation fire in Danville Thursday afternoon after flames sparked while dry native weeds were...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by JRM, on Jun 2, 2014 at 7:17 am | 1 comment | 1478 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Break-in leads to stolen property for 45 victims

Maybe Someone was watching as would-be burglars at Rolling Hills Church in Danville inadvertently led police to stolen property...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2009
Last comment by Art, on Dec 18, 2009 at 12:22 pm | 12 comments | 1477 Views

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San Ramon's first Fire Chief Bill Fereira dies

William "Bill" Joseph Fereira, known in the area as the first fire chief for the San Ramon Fire Protection District, died...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by jimbo, ecv, on Apr 23, 2010 at 10:26 pm | 1 comment | 1477 Views

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Woman sexually assaulted by police officer impersonator in Pleasanton

The Pleasanton Police Department and allied agencies are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspects in two...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Ashley, on Aug 31, 2012 at 12:15 pm | 4 comments | 1477 Views

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Fourth of July parade

I live in Pleasanton and attended the Danville Fourth of July parade for the first time today, with my visiting grandsons....

Original post made by Fran Hirst on Jul. 4, 2009
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardellli, on Jul 6, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 11 comments | 1475 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bishop Ranch bounces back from recession, U.S to follow, CEO says

If Bishop Ranch is an economic indicator, the U.S. economy is on the rebound. Sunset Development Co. -- which owns Bishop...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Nov 24, 2010 at 10:28 am | 5 comments | 1475 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nothing of importance appears on the front page

Dear neighbors, Should we continue to read any on-line news media that will not feature controversy and issues on their...

Original post made by Jason Realms on Sep. 17, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1474 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Councilman hospitalized with meningitis

Long time Danville Town Council member Mike Shimansky is listed in serious condition in a San Diego hospital, where he is...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by Barbara Mahan, on Aug 31, 2009 at 11:52 am | 16 comments | 1474 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

How high was your PG&E bill?

I was just wonderin' if anyone else noticed higher PG&E bills this month. Mine showed very high usage. Usage comparison:...

Original post made by Just Wonderin\' on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by claire, on Apr 29, 2010 at 8:25 am | 5 comments | 1474 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stone Valley middle schooler seeks ambassadorship

A 12-year-old from Stone Valley Middle School wants to be a European ambassador. Anna Nunes isn't jumping the gun. The seventh...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Alan, on Jun 3, 2010 at 12:34 am | 6 comments | 1474 Views

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More than 4,000 residents sign preservation initiative

A grassroots ballot initiative has made its way to the county as a citizens groups aims to strengthen voter rights on future...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by Derek , on Apr 26, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 10 comments | 1474 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Open space preservation initiative falls short of 2014 ballot

A grassroots ballot initiative aimed at strengthening voter rights on future development may have garnered enough support,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2013
Last comment by Melinda, on May 20, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 31 comments | 1474 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Name change for AMPA

A rose by any other name still smells as sweet. Does the same hold true for a merchant's association? The answer is yes,...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 29, 2008 at 8:06 am | 1 comment | 1473 Views

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Police snuff out multi-million dollar marijuana grow on Mt. Diablo

With the help of volunteers and a keen eye, State Parks Police and Contra Costa County sheriffs raided a marijuana growing...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 19, 2011 at 10:11 pm | 14 comments | 1473 Views

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Contra Costa Meals on Wheels issues urgent funding appeal, may have to drop 200 seniors

Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa launched an urgent appeal for more donations, saying that a funding shortage could force...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on May 2, 2013 at 10:00 am | 27 comments | 1473 Views

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Danville council receives water supply update

California's water supply has reached a "crisis situation" amid drought conditions, but the outlook for Danville and some...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by Fed Up, on Mar 12, 2014 at 10:18 am | 5 comments | 1473 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Of note

<B>Interning in Washington Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3120 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2009
Last comment by Friend, on Feb 16, 2009 at 12:09 am | 1 comment | 1472 Views

SPORTS

Mt. Diablo YMCA declares bankruptcy

From http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_14901265: "In March, the Mt. Diablo Region YMCA announced the closure of...

Original post made by Amy on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Apr 20, 2010 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 1472 Views

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Residents protest new Walmart at pre-bid meeting

About 12 people gathered at 9100 Alcosta Boulevard, the site of the [http://sanramonexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=5169...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 13, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 9 comments | 1472 Views
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