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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Eating right

It started with a photograph. The image was attention-grabbing: thick buttery cookies on the front page of a glossy brochure....

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2007
Last comment by Verne South, on Dec 6, 2007 at 7:33 pm | 3 comments | 2789 Views

AROUND TOWN

Governor proclaims drought state of emergency

Gov. Jerry Brown Friday proclaimed a drought state of emergency in what is expected to be the driest year on record in California. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2014
Last comment by Derek, on Feb 3, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 8 comments | 2778 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Mind your manners

In her career of working with professional models in London, Wynne Dalley has long had a message for young girls. "It's not...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by Sally N., on Aug 10, 2010 at 10:23 pm | 4 comments | 2774 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Drought conditions expected to continue through March

A weather station at the Danville library showed the lowest rainfall in recent years, with just 5.87 inches of rain recorded...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2014
Last comment by Tony, on Jan 6, 2014 at 5:29 pm | 1 comment | 2774 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who's who in the school board race?

Three people, including one incumbent, are in the running for two seats on the San Ramon Valley school board up for election...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Dave, on Oct 29, 2012 at 10:19 pm | 7 comments | 2771 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pros and cons of Alamo incorporation

The issue of Alamo incorporation has been polarizing the community with strong statements on both sides of the issue for...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by Ann Onymous, on Feb 27, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 45 comments | 2764 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon police arrest teens after residential burglary

San Ramon police arrested two people and are actively searching for two others in connection with a residential burglary...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2014
Last comment by Great Parent, on Jun 26, 2014 at 11:09 am | 7 comments | 2754 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board talks parcel tax renewal

The San Ramon Valley school board held preliminary discussions on whether to seek an extension of the Measure C parcel tax,...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Louie, on Aug 14, 2014 at 7:54 am | 19 comments | 2752 Views

AROUND TOWN

Murphy's Laws for Alamo Incorporation

This is simply too applicable not to share, neighbors: Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear...

Original post made by Forest Warn on Oct. 23, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Oct 30, 2007 at 10:11 am | 5 comments | 2751 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Blackhawk woman arrested in conection with illegal Newark pot store

A Blackhawk area resident was arrested during a Bureau of Narcotics Enforcement search Wednesday afternoon, according to...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by Diane, on Dec 16, 2011 at 7:56 pm | 20 comments | 2751 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Court upholds Prop. 8 ban on same-sex marriage

The California Supreme Court by a 6-1 vote today upheld Proposition 8, the ban on same-sex marriage enacted by state voters...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Jul 21, 2009 at 6:54 pm | 69 comments | 2750 Views

RESTAURANTS

Home Sales

This week's data represents homes sold during August 2008 Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4962...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by Iklvfmoy, on May 20, 2009 at 5:33 pm | 3 comments | 2747 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

'Potbelly bandit' sentenced in Bank of America holdup

A bank robber once known as "the potbelly bandit" has been sentenced to more than 15 years behind bars for a Sept. 11 holdup...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Aug 5, 2013 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 2747 Views

SPORTS

St. Isidore's 8th gr. Men Basketball -CYO TRI-VALLEY CHAMPIONS

On Sunday, February 28th the St. Isidore's 8th grade Men's "American" team came back from an 8 point deficit with 2 minutes...

Original post made by R2K4 on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by LongList, on Mar 20, 2010 at 12:41 am | 4 comments | 2740 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon Police arrest resident in series of home burglaries

San Ramon Police arrested a 23-year-old resident in connection with more than a dozen residential burglaries. Chase Adamic...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by Just wondering, on Jun 2, 2012 at 8:50 am | 13 comments | 2737 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ban 4th of July Parades!

These 4th of July parades are just conservative-supporting, RightWing, pro-American displays and are not reflective of Democrat...

Original post made by ! on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Bob Landy, on Jul 5, 2011 at 5:13 pm | 34 comments | 2734 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD ranks among Bay Area's best

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has been rated the fourth-best school district in the Bay Area, according to...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2015
Last comment by Carolyn, on Feb 15, 2015 at 3:29 pm | 9 comments | 2728 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County supervisors ponder demise of SRV Planning Commission

What some consider Alamo, Diablo and Blackhawk's strongest local planning voice is on the chopping block. But before Contra...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2007
Last comment by Michael Murray, on Aug 17, 2007 at 4:56 pm | 5 comments | 2727 Views

AROUND TOWN

Friends of stricken bartender start fundraising foundation

When Tyler Beal suffered a severe heart attack in November - leaving his four children with no income for rent, bills and...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2008
Last comment by Mia, on Feb 15, 2008 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 2724 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Undercover millionaire makes a difference

When Danville resident Hilary DeCesare set out to ensure online safety for children with a website, she didn't expect to...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Lisa, on Jul 18, 2012 at 8:13 am | 11 comments | 2721 Views
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The House of Representatives performs history’s first repeat hara-kiri
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Old Memories and iMemories
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Net Neutrality a win or loss for open Internet and First Amendment?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 2 comments | 624 views