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Give me summer! Give me books!

The Give Me Summer! Give Me Books! kick-off event will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 21 at Rakestraw Books. Bestselling...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Rakestraw Books, on Jun 20, 2013 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 925 Views

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Alamo planning huge party for National Night Out Against Crime

The people organizing Alamo's first National Night Out Against Crime are hoping for big things -- and a big turnout -- for...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Aug 2, 2010 at 2:13 pm | 4 comments | 924 Views

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And the grapes were blessed

Winegrowers, a rabbi and a minister gathered this morning in vineyards on the outskirts of Livermore for the annual Blessing...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Winechick, on Sep 2, 2010 at 5:46 pm | 1 comment | 924 Views

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Northern California gas prices creep upward

Gas prices have been dropping across the country and in many parts of California the past few days, but Tuesday's AAA gas...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Gary, on Aug 16, 2011 at 3:57 pm | 2 comments | 924 Views

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Con Fire is overfunded already

The new tax asked for by our comfortable living Supervisors will hurt everyone who is barely making it. Supervisors sold...

Original post made by Taxed to Death on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Policy of Truth, on Jan 15, 2013 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 924 Views

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Danville Top Cop stepping down

The year 2010 will be one of change for the Danville Police Department, as the Town's top law enforcement official is heading...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Robert Sicks, on Dec 17, 2009 at 3:38 pm | 13 comments | 923 Views

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Top scorer in action

San Ramon Valley High School freshman Nicky Nesis shows the stuff that led to him make all four of the goals against California...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by Frosh Parent, on Feb 12, 2010 at 9:32 am | 1 comment | 923 Views

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District says classified staff reductions not a result of state budget cuts

A reduction of 1,072.5 classified employee hours may appear to be a sign of the dire times for education funding, but district...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Apr 17, 2010 at 8:09 am | 5 comments | 923 Views

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SAT scores up in the San Ramon Valley

In 2010, the last year for which numbers are available, five of the eight local high schools showed improvement over 2009....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Jimbo, on Aug 26, 2011 at 6:56 am | 4 comments | 923 Views

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For Wednesday 4/18: Donate to Sleep Train's shoe drive for foster kids

Donations of new shoes in all sizes can be dropped off at any Sleep Train store, including locations in Dublin, Pleasanton...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by Sonya Richards, on Mar 23, 2012 at 8:32 am | 2 comments | 923 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mail-in Ballots are on their way!

Dear Editor, REF: http://www.mercurynews.com/elections/ci_20562237/ballots-are-mail-june-5-election?source=rss It...

Original post made by H. Paul Balle on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by [removed], on May 8, 2012 at 7:03 am | 6 comments | 923 Views

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Police release photos of woman who robbed cabbie

Walnut Creek police have released photos of a woman with a long, blonde ponytail who robbed a taxi driver earlier this month....

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2013
Last comment by Juanito, on Jun 17, 2013 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 923 Views

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McNerney named legislator of the year by veterans service officers

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Stockton) has been awarded the Motomu Nakasako Legislator of the Year Award by the California...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by TL Nelson, on May 29, 2012 at 3:39 pm | 2 comments | 922 Views

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Take a Senior Sneaker trip to see 'Wicked' tomorrow

Join other seniors on a trip into San Francisco to see "Wicked" at the Orpheum Theater on Thursday, Jan. 24. "Wicked" is...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Uncle Joe/Petticoat Junction, on Jan 27, 2013 at 8:36 pm | 2 comments | 922 Views

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Female subject robs taxi driver Thursday morning

Police are searching for a female suspect in connection with the robbery of a taxi driver Thursday morning in Walnut Creek....

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Jun 10, 2013 at 8:22 pm | 3 comments | 922 Views

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Rock out with Spinout

Danville's Music in the Park series will be rocking out from 6-8 p.m. this Saturday as the energetic, fun and free summer...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 2, 2013 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 922 Views

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Smartphone anti-theft legislation fails to pass State Senate

Legislation that would require smartphones to come equipped with an anti-theft deterrent known as a "kill switch" failed...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on May 2, 2014 at 3:43 pm | 2 comments | 922 Views

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Streetwise: What does the Fourth of July weekend mean for you?

In the days leading up to Danville's big Fourth of July parade and festivities, Streetwise reporter Stan Wharton hits Hartz...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2010
Last comment by Duffy, on Jul 5, 2010 at 8:19 am | 4 comments | 921 Views

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Obituaries

Edward H. Nienaber Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4876 posted Friday, August...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by David A. W. Young, on Jul 20, 2010 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 921 Views

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Food donations are still being accepted

Shannon B. Jones Law Group is accepting donations for a food drive that will benefit the Contra Costa Food Bank until tomorrow,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by cardinal, on Nov 22, 2010 at 7:56 am | 1 comment | 921 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 453 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 373 views