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Reaching out to Alamo leaders

With Alamo incorporation on the ballot March 3, excitement is growing over selection of the first town council. Alamo Incorporation...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by Lisa Wright, on Nov 24, 2008 at 6:42 pm | 8 comments | 1707 Views

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Two women beaten in Christmas Eve mall attack

A Christmas Eve dispute over manners apparently led to the beating of a mother and daughter by two other women at the Stoneridge...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2012
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jan 4, 2013 at 1:48 pm | 16 comments | 1706 Views

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'Toughest job you'll ever love.'

In Paraguay, there's a slang word kids use for "cool" that also means "grandma." Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3724...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Uncle Steve, on Nov 9, 2007 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 1705 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville council to discuss plastic bag ban

The Danville Town Council will hold a study session Tuesday morning (July 8) to review options on how to establish a plastic...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Ms. bunny, on Jul 25, 2014 at 8:00 am | 71 comments | 1705 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Good job by Piepho Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3719 posted Friday, November...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Nov 12, 2007 at 9:06 am | 3 comments | 1700 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A lesson on the law of unintended consequences

An elderly widowed gentleman has been given the bad news from his doctor - he has less than six months to live. He's worked...

Original post made by Ann N. Imous on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Moron with an i, on Oct 28, 2008 at 9:39 am | 2 comments | 1700 Views

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School board outlines grim budget scenarios

Proponents of the Measure C parcel tax initiative had less than 24 hours to celebrate before being told that even with the...

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 15, 2009 at 10:31 pm | 37 comments | 1699 Views

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Family ties a factor in SRV Fire race, incumbent says

One incumbent and two newcomers were elected to the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District's Board of Directors Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Nov 9, 2012 at 8:57 am | 5 comments | 1699 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DA explains decision not to file charges in Tri-Valley fight case

Evidence indicates that the Pleasanton man found injured and unconscious outside his home on Middleton Place last September...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2014
Last comment by Peter Kluget, on Feb 26, 2014 at 2:54 pm | 7 comments | 1699 Views

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Will it take a death?

Steve Cavalli had heard the sound before: screeching tires, followed by an ominous thump. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4051...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by Denny Cramer, on Feb 11, 2008 at 6:43 pm | 9 comments | 1698 Views

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Tri Valley Heroes: Role model Cassanda Bankson honored for bravery, sincerity

Like many of her peers, 20-year-old Cassandra Bankson has a penchant for makeup. Except when she puts on foundation, mascara...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2012
Last comment by Cassandra Bankson, on Dec 19, 2012 at 7:53 pm | 2 comments | 1698 Views

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Lance Armstrong inspires Danville cancer survivor

Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4516 posted Friday, May 16, 2008, 12:00 AM...

Original post made on May. 19, 2008
Last comment by Brian Dowd, on May 22, 2008 at 11:37 am | 2 comments | 1696 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man hospitalized after Danville bar fight

An altercation ended with one man in the hospital and another in police custody, after two men began fighting in a Danville...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Jun 18, 2009 at 5:55 pm | 11 comments | 1695 Views

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Dashing diner dinged for DUI

Running out on his restaurant bill proved to be more trouble than it was worth for a Danville man now facing charges of driving...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Jul 10, 2009 at 9:16 pm | 12 comments | 1695 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to debate new policies for employee breastfeeding, pregnant students

The San Ramon Valley school board Tuesday (Feb. 25) is set to consider new policies pertaining specifically to employee breastfeeding...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2014
Last comment by Beth, on Feb 26, 2014 at 6:10 am | 2 comments | 1695 Views

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Schierholtz faces felony charges for hit-and-run incidents in Danville Sunday

Prosecutors filed felony charges today against Cainan Schierholtz, the brother of San Francisco Giants outfielder Nate Schierholtz,...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Charles, on Aug 12, 2010 at 8:21 am | 24 comments | 1694 Views

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Rachel Ray to sign autographs at Costco on Sunday

Celebrity chef and food empress Rachel Ray will be signing copies of her latest book, Rachel Ray's Look and Cook, at Costco...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by Penny, on Dec 14, 2010 at 9:28 am | 3 comments | 1694 Views

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Alamo residents blast Piepho for new lane proposal

District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho says she will request that the Tri-Valley Transportation Council drop its plan to enlarge...

Original post made on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on May 21, 2008 at 9:25 am | 18 comments | 1693 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tween scene: Jonas-mania

Exploits of the DeRita family of Danville strike envy into young hearts: Teens Stephani, Brittani and little brother Jarid...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2008
Last comment by Aerika, on Aug 29, 2008 at 12:12 pm | 1 comment | 1692 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents angered over proposed childcare changes

Three San Ramon Valley Unified elementary schools may see changes to on-site childcare providers as the district's Board...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Lisa, on Mar 10, 2012 at 3:59 pm | 13 comments | 1690 Views
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