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AROUND TOWN

Firemen receive medals of honor for heroic work in fighting Blackhawk house fire

Eight firefighters with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District recently received medals of honor for their work in...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by oscar, on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:51 am | 23 comments | 2772 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vice mayor, vice president have a lot in common

Some 15 million people visit Washington, D.C., each year. But leave it to Danville Vice Mayor Mike Doyle to spend some time...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Bainter the Painter, on Nov 18, 2009 at 11:05 am | 5 comments | 2771 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police Log

The following information is provided by the Danville Police Department. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6587...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by smithoman, on Sep 20, 2009 at 12:06 pm | 11 comments | 2771 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board of Education decides to maintain class sizes

Class size in the K-3 grades will remain at 26 students while the number of students in freshman English and math classes...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jul 20, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 7 comments | 2770 Views

SPORTS

Why does it matter?

Posted with the permission of the author Dear neighbors, Sports is entertainment and this industry's performers are...

Original post made by Janis Connelly on Jan. 15, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 23, 2008 at 7:41 am | 1 comment | 2770 Views

AROUND TOWN

LAFCO defines CCC-BOS consideration

Contra Costa LAFCO advisory: Per the LAFCO resolution approving the incorporation and making determinations, LAFCO has...

Original post made by LAFCO advisory on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by CCC-BOS Actions, on Oct 28, 2008 at 7:02 am | 2 comments | 2770 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pedestrians wave red flags to cross Danville Boulevard

Red flags mean "stop" for drivers on Danville Boulevard in Alamo. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4422...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by Krak Potts, on May 7, 2008 at 9:21 am | 8 comments | 2770 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2013
Last comment by Brett, on Apr 27, 2013 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments | 2770 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BART reaches $1.5 million settlement for Oscar Grant's daughter

BART reached an agreement with the mother of Oscar Grant's young daughter Tatiana late this afternoon. The settlement is...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2010
Last comment by American, on Jan 29, 2010 at 9:21 am | 5 comments | 2769 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board orders parcel tax renewal election

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday night unanimously approved of ordering a mail-in election May 5 for voters to decide...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 14, 2015 at 8:11 am | 9 comments | 2768 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Yes, Alamo, you can define your city

Dear Alamo Residents, This previous posting offered by Contra Costa County LAFCo refers to a guide for incorporation and...

Original post made by Bethany Silva on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Catherine Hilton, on Oct 9, 2007 at 8:03 pm | 2 comments | 2767 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board looks at parcel tax for June ballot

Parents and developers from the San Ramon Valley told the school board they support a parcel tax, after last month's sweeping...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2008
Last comment by Lisa Wright, on Feb 27, 2008 at 10:23 am | 7 comments | 2767 Views

AROUND TOWN

Controversial ridgeline project is a go

After more than a year of legal wrangling, the members of the Danville Town Council gave their grudging approval at their...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2007
Last comment by Call me Mike, on Sep 28, 2007 at 9:30 pm | 3 comments | 2766 Views

AROUND TOWN

LTTE: Here we go again in Alamo

Dear Dolores, Let's thank Mr. Bob Myhre for our consideration of an Alamo region MAC. In Bob's LTTE, he proposes a...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Apr 4, 2009 at 10:02 pm | 19 comments | 2766 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Measure A parcel tax poised for passage

The San Ramon Valley's $144 local education parcel tax appears on its way to continuing for nine more years with nearly three-quarters...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on May 8, 2015 at 11:59 am | 10 comments | 2766 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Neighborhood canvass nets assault suspect

Natesan Arumugam, an Indian national visiting relatives in Danville, was taken into custody and charged with sexual battery,...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Jul 20, 2011 at 3:48 pm | 3 comments | 2766 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville: Public apology planned for All Wars Memorial vandalism

A young man charged with vandalizing Danville’s All Wars Memorial with graffiti last year has agreed to make a public apology...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Dan, on Oct 13, 2016 at 6:54 am | 1 comment | 2764 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

TV News Story on City Manager Salaries

Did anyone else see the story on the nightly news about the high salaries of California City Managers? The third highest...

Original post made by collins on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Penny, on Oct 1, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 16 comments | 2764 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Alleged burglars report fake shooting in an attempt to avoid being caught

Police Chief Steve Simpkins has a message for the four suspects arrested Friday, Aug. 20 who tried to get out of burglary...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by patty, on Sep 2, 2010 at 12:18 am | 6 comments | 2764 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Statements of candidates for town council

Fifteen candidates are left in the running for the Alamo Town Council, if Measure A passes to incorporate. Here they speak...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Mar 3, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 10 comments | 2763 Views
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