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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 | 1534 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Remembering Virgie Jones: Alamo's historian, author, ambassador and friend

Virginia V. Jones, known as "Virgie," died Aug. 16 at the age of 92. Mrs. Jones was born in Raymond, Wash. on Nov. 26, 1917....

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by margie reynolds, on Feb 6, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 5 comments | 1534 Views

AROUND TOWN

New fire chief hails from Danville

Danville resident Richard price has been appointed the new fire chief of the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District. Price,...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, editor, on Aug 1, 2008 at 10:19 am | 3 comments | 1533 Views

AROUND TOWN

Speak up

Though it was only 7 a.m., John Temple warmed up the business and professional people in his Toastmasters audience in April...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2008
Last comment by Lou Pilastro, on Sep 1, 2008 at 10:40 pm | 1 comment | 1533 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 | 1533 Views

AROUND TOWN

John Lane, what are you?

John Lane is running for a seat on the SRV School Board. In another publication he describes his position at CSU East Bay...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by Julius Kahn III, on Oct 6, 2010 at 11:51 am | 26 comments | 1533 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 | 1533 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Former sheriff's deputy pleads not guilty to 'Dirty DUI' charges

A former Danville police officer and Contra Costa County sheriff's deputy pleaded not guilty in Oakland federal court Monday...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by John, on Jan 3, 2012 at 8:15 am | 5 comments | 1532 Views

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Former fire captain arrested after allededly stealing from fire district

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office is expected to review a case against a retired fire captain and Alamo...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Old Danvillian, on Jan 30, 2013 at 8:09 am | 14 comments | 1532 Views

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Friday Morning with the Mayor

Danville Mayor Candace Andersen will be hosting her last monthly Morning with the Mayor on Friday, Nov. 7. This is an informal...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by Stewart, on Nov 3, 2008 at 5:52 pm | 3 comments | 1531 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Now it's Police Chief Capt. Wenzel

Danville Police Chief Chris Wenzel was promoted to captain recently, an unusual promotion for a deputy with the Sheriff's...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Halamo, on Mar 27, 2009 at 9:13 am | 2 comments | 1531 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1531 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD Board profiles: Rachel Hurd

Four are vying for three spots in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education. While it appears that...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Nov 2, 2010 at 8:46 am | 5 comments | 1531 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rumors circulate about a new coffee shop in Alamo Plaza

The rumors about Peet's Coffee and Tea opening in the Alamo Plaza are still just rumors -- for now anyway. Pamela Coddington...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by Ugh, on Jul 21, 2011 at 10:36 am | 11 comments | 1531 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thief with pepper spray tries to steal $10,000 worth of handbags from Nordstrom

Two Good Samaritans ran down a thief who allegedly tried to steal $10,000 worth of high-end purses from Nordstrom in Walnut...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Lili, on Dec 6, 2011 at 8:49 pm | 9 comments | 1531 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The ABCs of Measure C

Voters living in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have a decision to make regarding the future of their schools....

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Objective Viewpoint, on Apr 30, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 9 comments | 1530 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Overturned Sheriff's vehicle causes major traffic on I-680

A solo vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 680 at El Pintado Road caused gridlock in both directions Wednesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by DMV review, on Jun 26, 2012 at 6:42 pm | 21 comments | 1530 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 | 1529 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seven years of construction nears end at San Ramon Valley High School

After seven years, including the halting of work after Native American remains were found on site in July 2009 and a condemned...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Rose, on Sep 17, 2010 at 11:47 am | 6 comments | 1529 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD students excel in standardized testing reports

Approximately 22,600 students in grades 2-11 participated in the 2011 STAR program, with 85 percent scoring proficient or...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by Mom, on Aug 23, 2011 at 10:22 pm | 6 comments | 1529 Views
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