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Letters to the editor

<B>Being a town would prevent change Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5408 posted...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2008
Last comment by Alamo Dave, on Jan 7, 2009 at 7:16 pm | 3 comments | 2607 Views

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Supervisor Piepho restarts the Alamo Roads Advisory Committee

Posted by request of the author Dear neighbors, In a letter circulated to participants in various Alamo organizations,...

Original post made by Kathy Bell on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Gail Carter, on Apr 15, 2008 at 11:54 am | 2 comments | 2606 Views

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Rose Garden wants more 'personal services'

The Danville Planning Commission approved a parking variance request last week that will mean a wider variety of businesses...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jun 8, 2009 at 8:59 am | 6 comments | 2606 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 | 2606 Views

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Pleasanton-based Safeway merging with Albertsons

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for the Tri-Valley, Safeway Inc. and Albertsons announced a merger agreement...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2014
Last comment by JT, on Mar 13, 2014 at 1:21 pm | 3 comments | 2604 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New credit scoring could help home buyers

The National Association of Realtors this week praised a decision by FICO, the Fair Isaac Corp. credit monitoring agency,...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2014
Last comment by Robin Banks, on Aug 20, 2014 at 2:49 pm | 6 comments | 2604 Views

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Why neighborhoods protect their confidentiality

Alamo neighborhood groups, in alliance, formed because county agencies, including the AIA, operated independently of neighborhoods'...

Original post made by Lisa Wright on Oct. 29, 2007
Last comment by CCC LAFCo, on Jan 10, 2008 at 3:54 pm | 6 comments | 2603 Views

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Piepho Campaign support

Dear neighbors, The 2004 Piepho campaign listed me as a supporter. My only role was fair provision of campaign information...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 18, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 19, 2007 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 2603 Views

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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 | 2603 Views

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Lone Republican bows out of State Senate race

The only Republican candidate to qualify for the State Senate special election ballot announced Monday that she was dropping...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2015
Last comment by Ron,, on Feb 14, 2015 at 10:18 am | 5 comments | 2603 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bay Area nonprofit wins state teacher tenure lawsuit

California's teacher tenure laws were declared unconstitutional Tuesday by a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge, ruling...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Jun 14, 2014 at 6:21 pm | 11 comments | 2602 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 | 2602 Views

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Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.

Schools in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are closed today to honor Martin Luther King Jr. Also, an interfaith...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2008
Last comment by Dede, on Jan 21, 2008 at 8:59 pm | 2 comments | 2600 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who is an informed resident?

Dear Dolores, Today, neighbors in the Livorna West neighborhoods were defining an informed resident. Clearly, such specification...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 9, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 6 comments | 2598 Views

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Community Calendar

<font size=+2>Art</font> Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=166 posted Friday, June...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, on Jun 18, 2008 at 9:23 am | 4 comments | 2598 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 | 2597 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Times Book Club Redux Meeting Tonight!

Reminder -- We are meeting at 7PM tonight at Towne Center Books in Pleasanton to discuss "One Day," by David Nicholls. We...

Original post made by Danilo on Jan. 10, 2011
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'Toughest job you'll ever love.'

In Paraguay, there's a slang word kids use for "cool" that also means "grandma." Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3724...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Uncle Steve, on Nov 9, 2007 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 2597 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pair arrested for allegedly using newspaper subscriber list to target empty homes

A pair of suspected burglars was arrested earlier this month after allegedly using a Contra Costa Times subscriber vacation...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Feb 6, 2013 at 11:46 am | 2 comments | 2597 Views

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Big turnout for Alamo Candidates' Faire

The Alamo Women's Club was jam packed Thursday night as more than 200 Alamo residents turned out to meet with the 15 people...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2009
Last comment by Tana Gummere, CPA, on Feb 10, 2009 at 8:54 pm | 9 comments | 2596 Views
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