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BART management, unions trade barbs instead of meeting

With only five weeks left before a 60-day cooling off period expires, negotiators for BART management and its labor unions...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Sep 9, 2013 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 3162 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Many faiths share in Hanukkah lighting

The members of the Beth Chaim congregation gathered Sunday to celebrate the first night of Hanukkah, but they didn't come...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2008
Last comment by Tina, on Dec 25, 2008 at 10:16 am | 2 comments | 3161 Views

AROUND TOWN

Livermore Lab asks 600 employees to quit jobs by June 13

The Lawrence Livermore Laboratory has asked 600 employees to consider quitting with applications for Self-Select Voluntary...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 7, 2013 at 1:59 pm | 7 comments | 3142 Views

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Alamo man convicted of manslaughter for neighbor's 2012 death

A jury in Martinez convicted an Alamo man Friday of voluntary manslaughter for the death of a next-door neighbor with whom...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2014
Last comment by Tracy, on Jan 27, 2014 at 1:36 pm | 3 comments | 3140 Views

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Study: Lyme disease more widespread in Bay Area open spaces

Lyme disease is more widespread in Bay Area open spaces than previously thought, according to the results of a new study...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2014
Last comment by Tania , on Feb 21, 2014 at 10:10 am | 3 comments | 3135 Views

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Democrats host speaker on collapse of towers

Most Americans expect over-the-top conspiracy theorists and extreme left wingers to call the 911 Commission Report a lie....

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by FnkkIrONDj, on Apr 13, 2009 at 1:20 pm | 107 comments | 3132 Views

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High School NERF game "Assassins" cancelled

The NERF game "Assassins" was cancelled today due to excessive complaints by parents and other members of the local community....

Original post made by Daniel Morizono on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Alamo Resident, on Mar 3, 2014 at 11:32 am | 28 comments | 3127 Views

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Annual bike donation drive begins in Danville

A local nonprofit has begun its annual effort to gather and repair donated bicycles for underprivileged Bay Area residents,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2013
Last comment by FanDanville, on Nov 22, 2013 at 11:42 am | 1 comment | 3113 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville man formally charged with possessing child pornography

A felony child pornography charge has been formally filed against a 40-year-old former Cub Scout leader from Danville, according...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by HELLO, on May 17, 2010 at 11:33 pm | 21 comments | 3112 Views

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SummerHill Homes project moves to next stage of development

In a 5-1 vote, with Commissioner Paul Radich opposing, the Commission approved the Magee Ranch/SummerHill Homes project --a...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Nim Beigh, on May 22, 2013 at 3:56 pm | 24 comments | 3106 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letters to the editor

<B>McNerney works for us Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5103 posted Friday, October...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2008
Last comment by kennyw, on Oct 10, 2008 at 5:06 pm | 1 comment | 3103 Views

SPORTS

Stompers win Nor-Cal title

The Stompers 95, a 12U girls softball team in the San Ramon Valley Girls Athletic League, defeated the Pleasanton Phantoms...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2008
Last comment by Carly, on Aug 29, 2008 at 5:40 pm | 1 comment | 3099 Views

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Slithery surprise greets Alamo man in his yard

An Alamo resident stepping outside for a quiet glass of wine instead found a stressful surprise. Rich Conti said on Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Bi-coloured python rock snake, on Oct 14, 2009 at 4:40 pm | 61 comments | 3094 Views

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'We're surrounded by earthquake faults'

Californians have been hearing about it for years. The Big One. The earthquake that cracks the state off the continental...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Sam Andreas, on Sep 8, 2008 at 3:53 pm | 8 comments | 3089 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Art - and artists - of the Valley

This painting of Mount Diablo from Tao House, by Stephen Sanfilippo, is on display in the "Artists of the Valley" exhibit...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
There are no comments yet. 3089 Views

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Extreme Pizza Neon Sign

Does anyone else find the Extreme Pizza large red neon sign at the corner of Danville Boulevard and Las Trampas obnoxious?...

Original post made by Carolyn on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by David Brower, on Mar 29, 2010 at 8:36 pm | 37 comments | 3088 Views

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Fire near Mt. Diablo burns 800 acres, evacuations ordered

A grass fire in the Clayton area of Contra Costa County has grown to 800 acres and remains only around 10 percent contained...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2013
Last comment by Karen, on Sep 11, 2013 at 2:18 pm | 17 comments | 3085 Views

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Danville Hotel property demolition set to begin

The deteriorating Danville Hotel Wild West structures appear to be coming down soon. Town officials announced that the private...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2014
Last comment by Michelle, on Jan 15, 2014 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 3082 Views

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CHP: Driver smashes into post office, flees scene

Authorities are trying to find a motorist who rammed into a post office in unincorporated Danville and then fled the scene...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Nov 29, 2013 at 12:10 pm | 3 comments | 3079 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Diablo Views: A novel weekend

I ventured outside my comfort zone last weekend, up to Walker Creek Ranch, 14 miles outside Petaluma. It wasn't the ranch...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by Roy Harvey, on Sep 8, 2008 at 3:00 pm | 2 comments | 3077 Views
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‘Much Ado’ or is it Adios for ObamaCare?
By Tom Cushing | 33 comments | 1,099 views

Political posturing about water
By Tim Hunt | 4 comments | 785 views

Backpacked with care is back
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 484 views

trAction Painting Summer Camp
By John A. Barry | 2 comments | 107 views