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Diablo Views: Hurt people hurt people

Did you know babies will sleep with their eyes open if there is violence in their home? It's a survival mechanism. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Keith Connell, on Aug 6, 2009 at 12:04 pm | 1 comment | 1758 Views

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BART talks continue; union leader pessimistic about reaching agreement

BART management met with union leaders again Monday to try to reach an agreement before the union employees' contract expires...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by Chaz, on Jul 31, 2013 at 9:44 am | 6 comments | 1757 Views

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Donating cups o' joe to San Ramon Valley firefighters

San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District firefighters received more than 20,000 cups worth of free coffee Thursday to drink...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2016
Last comment by cr, on Mar 28, 2016 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 1757 Views

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Gas station robbed at gunpoint

A Pleasanton gas station was robbed at gunpoint Friday evening, and the thief made off with cash and cigarettes. The clerk...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2011
Last comment by Claudette , on Sep 26, 2011 at 7:58 am | 1 comment | 1756 Views

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More protests lead to BART station shutdowns, arrests

Police arrested at least 30 to 40 demonstrators during protests that originated at the Civic Center BART station and then...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by Barb, on Aug 24, 2011 at 7:51 pm | 3 comments | 1756 Views

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Basket Brigade builds a bounty for the needy

When a shopper at Walmart wanted to know what 350 laundry baskets were for, Robin Greenblatt realized how unique the Basket...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2011
Last comment by Lee Ann, on Nov 22, 2011 at 10:27 am | 2 comments | 1755 Views

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Marijuana dispensary ban extended to one year

An emergency ban on placing a medical marijuana dispensary in the Town of Danville has been extended out to an entire year,...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2009
Last comment by Danville Dad, on Dec 16, 2009 at 3:43 pm | 7 comments | 1755 Views

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New iPhone app offers everyone the oppportunity to be a hero

Fire Chief Richard Price was sitting with a couple of his coworkers in a San Ramon restaurant about a year ago when they...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Jan 29, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 14 comments | 1754 Views

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San Ramon City Council weighs in on HOV ramps

At its Tuesday meeting, the San Ramon City Council heard an update and public comment on the proposed HOV on-ramps at Norris...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on May 1, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 1754 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Tomi van de Brooke, why aren't we laughing?

Dear Editor, Tomi van de Brooke wants to be the next District 2 supervisor. Why are we not simply laughing? Tomi was...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Aug. 28, 2011
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Aug 28, 2011 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 1754 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

David Harmer Op-ed for the SF Chronicle in 2000: "Abolish Public Schools" (With link to op-ed )

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Original post made by Nelson on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by American, on Oct 15, 2010 at 7:30 am | 5 comments | 1753 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Buchanan's accuracy is not in the numbers

One of Joan Buchanan's people (a rather obnoxious and supercilious person) is saying on a TV spot that Abram Wilson got a...

Original post made by Treebeard on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Treebeard, on Oct 28, 2010 at 8:42 am | 2 comments | 1753 Views

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Making Job Connections

Contra Costa County's unemployment rate is climbing to 9.8 percent. Estimates from the state Employment Development Department...

Original post made on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on May 11, 2009 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 1753 Views

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YMCA plans deserve better journalism

Dear Emily, REF: http://www.danvilleweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=3768 Upon return from Spain, CDSI Info e-mail...

Original post made by CDSI Research on Jul. 18, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Jul 22, 2010 at 9:23 pm | 3 comments | 1753 Views

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12/12/12 - It's last sequential day, month, year in our lifetime

It's Dec. 12, 2012 or 12/12/12, the last time we will experience a sequential day, month, and year combination in our lifetimes....

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Dec 12, 2012 at 11:27 pm | 1 comment | 1753 Views

SPORTS

Best and worst YOUTH SPORTS PROGRAMS

We live in such a wonderful community rich with resources for a very rewarding sports career. We have seen several youth...

Original post made by SportsMom on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Brad, on Aug 6, 2012 at 10:02 am | 1 comment | 1752 Views

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Good grief! Not!

Baseball season may be over for some folks but it's just beginning in Danville. "Peanuts at Bat" from the Charles M. Schultz...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1751 Views

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Car lovers: Start your engines

Thursday is the first Danville Hot Summer Nights car show of the year. And this time, expect to see some things old and some...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Dolores, editor, on Jul 24, 2009 at 3:37 pm | 2 comments | 1751 Views

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Enjoy the 146th annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games

'Put on the plaid' at the 146th annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games from 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 3, and...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by McAlister, on Sep 6, 2011 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 1750 Views

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Danville council to discuss proposed housing development

The Danville Town Council is set to debate Tuesday (April 1) whether to approve a proposed development that would bring 20...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 4, 2014 at 4:17 pm | 5 comments | 1750 Views
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ValleyCare closes Livermore thrift store
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The Art of Protest Placards
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