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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. 2002 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Get away from it all - but not from the Danville Weekly

Folks take vacations to get away from their everyday life - but don't forget to take along your hometown newspaper. Be sure...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on May 2, 2008 at 12:31 pm | 3 comments | 2002 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police searching for four suspects in armed robbery

Police are searching for four suspects believed to be involved in an armed robbery at Home Consignment Center where an undisclosed...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Sep 29, 2010 at 2:12 pm | 16 comments | 2002 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Costco seen as potential buyer of Pleasanton development zone site

Pleasanton planners moved a step closer last week to creating the city's first Economic Development Zone along Interstate...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2015
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Oct 4, 2015 at 7:42 pm | 3 comments | 2002 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local Republican leaders endorse McNerney

Original post made by Chet on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Greg, on Nov 2, 2010 at 9:43 am | 11 comments | 2001 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supervisor Campains Should Focus on Solving Unfunded County Debt

The amount of debt this county owes to its employees should be the main subject of campaigns for Supervisors. The potentially...

Original post made by Concerned Debt on Mar. 4, 2012
Last comment by The Queen, on Mar 8, 2012 at 8:42 pm | 42 comments | 2001 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Getting to know Catharine Baker

Local Assemblywoman Catharine Baker has been hitting the ground running since taking office eight months ago. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Voter, on Aug 21, 2015 at 9:25 pm | 3 comments | 2001 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Diablo Views: Letters live on

Is the written personal letter a thing of the past? I remember learning in grammar school the correct way to write a letter...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 11, 2008 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 2000 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Speaker addresses the 'Price of Privilege'

It's not that money is making kids unhappy. It's the values emphasized in affluent cultures, Madeline Levine, Ph.D., author...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by jimbo, on Feb 1, 2008 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 2000 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters to the editor

<B>Our global positioning Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4249 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Tim, on Mar 20, 2008 at 11:27 am | 2 comments | 1998 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested by Danville police on targeted crime-prevention patrol

Danville police arrested a Castro Valley man for possessing burglary tools, drugs and a weapon early Wednesday morning following...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2015
Last comment by Jan, on Dec 18, 2015 at 12:05 pm | 3 comments | 1997 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo intersection project off the table

So many fired-up Alamo residents made the trek to last night's Tri-Valley Transportation Council meeting at the Dougherty...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by Jennifer Crest, on Jul 2, 2008 at 10:00 am | 2 comments | 1996 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Political parties have post-convention fervor

The conventions have ended, the delegates have gone home. Now it falls to the candidates to secure electoral and popular...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by Karen Sexton, on Sep 23, 2008 at 5:42 pm | 2 comments | 1996 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters to the editor

<B>Mayors don't rotate Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3887 posted Friday, December...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 21, 2007 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 1995 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mail-in ballots may be key in local elections

Thirty years ago -- back when they were called "absentee ballots" -- only about 6 percent of people in Contra Costa County...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Nov 4, 2010 at 11:54 am | 5 comments | 1995 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Scary Larry' retiring after 20-year reign of 'terror'

Known as "Scary Larry" Valley-wide, Larry Chan has been the supposed terror of the Pleasanton DMV for 20 years. But on Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Aug 1, 2011 at 5:04 pm | 11 comments | 1995 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville family chooses unusual childcare method

When parents need someone reliable to take care of their children, they typically call the neighborhood babysitter or nanny....

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 9, 2011 at 3:37 pm | 13 comments | 1995 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville council to talk plastic bag ban

Danville may join neighboring Tri-Valley communities in banning retailers and restaurants from providing single-use plastic...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2014
Last comment by Danville Hartz, on Aug 13, 2014 at 7:56 am | 9 comments | 1995 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise

Asked at Danville Square Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4317 posted Friday, March...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Mar 28, 2008 at 7:48 am | 1 comment | 1994 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Houses for Haiti

Sharpies, mat board and a glue stick. The art students at Los Cerros Middle School are hoping the cute little houses created...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Trish, on Feb 4, 2010 at 5:46 pm | 4 comments | 1994 Views
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 735 views

Representing me or my money?
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 539 views