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AROUND TOWN

Alamo Wine & Music Fest this Saturday

The 25th annual Alamo Wine and Music Festival - or Block Party - will take place Saturday, Sept. 8, presented by Alamo Rotary....

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 6, 2007 at 6:37 pm | 1 comment | 1522 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley schools exceed state averages in STAR test

Students in the San Ramon Valley are continuing to excel on standardized tests, according to results released by the state...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Aug 14, 2013 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 1522 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teachers gather to protest Social Security offsets

Hundreds of teachers, outraged over a pair of programs that take away Social Security benefits, turned out at a March 21...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Teacher X, on Feb 2, 2010 at 7:58 pm | 20 comments | 1521 Views

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Predawn earthquake shakes up Danville

Some Danville and Alamo residents were shaken awake this morning at 4:42 a.m. by a 4.2 magnitude earthquake centered two...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2007
Last comment by Jordan M. Doronila, on Jul 20, 2007 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 1520 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bragging rights

Hordes of kids leapt over fences, invaded the fields, and raised a red-and-black flag at San Ramon Valley High School after...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2007
Last comment by Andrea Dimayuga, on Dec 1, 2007 at 11:26 pm | 2 comments | 1520 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Stay out of Jeopardy

I find it more than a little curious that public service announcements detailing the change-over from analog to digital TV...

Original post made by TV Phan on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by TV Phan, on Jun 15, 2009 at 9:04 am | 6 comments | 1520 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect arrested in Rylan Fuchs slaying

Homicide detectives from the county Sheriff's Office, with assistance from the Danville Police Department, have arrested...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Gunslinger .45, on Nov 25, 2009 at 9:37 am | 20 comments | 1520 Views

AROUND TOWN

The role of a FOOL

Dear Dolores, It must be quite depressing for Danville to not have a Town Fool. A town succeeds by the ability of its...

Original post made by Halamo on Sep. 17, 2007
Last comment by Forest Warn, on Oct 12, 2007 at 12:57 pm | 6 comments | 1519 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Buchanan kicks off her campaign for 10th congressional district seat

State Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D., Alamo), who was elected to represent the 15th District in November, kicked off her...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Campaigner, on Jul 3, 2009 at 5:19 pm | 10 comments | 1519 Views

AROUND TOWN

Joyous wishes at Christmas

Dear neighbors and friends, Thank you for joining this public e-chain, Town Square Forum, in commentary on the events...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Dec. 18, 2007
There are no comments yet. 1517 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Protesters arrested at Chevron

A protest group said that several of its members were arrested this morning for blocking a gate at Chevron's headquarters...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Dick P, on Dec 15, 2009 at 10:35 am | 42 comments | 1517 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Repairs ahead for rutted section of Interstate 680

This spring, Caltrans plans to start work on the notoriously bumpy stretch of southbound Interstate 680 between southern...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2010
Last comment by Alamo neighbor, on Jan 11, 2011 at 11:59 am | 11 comments | 1517 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Town discusses vets hall ownership with county

Danville may take over ownership of the Veterans Memorial Building on Hartz Avenue from the county in the near future, which...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 16, 2007 at 12:43 pm | 3 comments | 1516 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Wolves advance to championship; De La Salle tromps Mustangs

Danville scores on the football field were lopsided Friday night, as San Ramon Valley High prevailed 59-7 over College Park...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 27, 2007 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 1516 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State budget plan to have big local impact

The plan to solve the state's budget crisis is expected to put a crimp in Danville's financial planning, as the solution...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 29, 2009 at 12:39 pm | 9 comments | 1516 Views

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Lyndon LaRouche NutJobs Spotted

For the second time in the last few weeks, I noticed a pair of fringe types planting themselves on - and illegally blocking...

Original post made by Derek on Sep. 10, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Sep 16, 2011 at 10:19 am | 19 comments | 1515 Views

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Wood burning banned across Bay Area for 5th day in a row

More air will be spared on Friday, as a series of "Winter Spare the Air" alerts issued by the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2013
Last comment by Julia, on Dec 29, 2013 at 10:22 am | 3 comments | 1515 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Campaigning

Tired of campaigns yet? And we're not even talking about the candidates running for the presidential primaries. We're referring...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2007
Last comment by Kerri Samuelson, on Oct 9, 2007 at 8:27 pm | 3 comments | 1514 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

24 more leaders for the San Ramon Valley

The 24 newest members of Leadership San Ramon Valley will be honored Thursday, June 4, culminating the 10-month program,...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 2, 2009 at 8:16 am | 2 comments | 1514 Views

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Large crowd attends Fresh and Easy grand opening

Fresh and Easy Neighborhood Market opened its much-anticipated Danville store Wednesday morning to an excited crowed who...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Mary, on Mar 4, 2011 at 4:03 pm | 21 comments | 1514 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
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Be an Exhibitionist!
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