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Presenting the Past: Ruby Podva, Danville's postmaster

Postmasters were important to growing villages throughout the West. Sometimes, as with Danville, a name was chosen for the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Dec 10, 2011 at 9:57 am | 4 comments | 1752 Views

AROUND TOWN

Environmental group accuses town of illegal planning practices

Save Our Creek, a citizens group opposed to development at Magee Ranch in Danville, recently accused the town of Danville...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by GM, on Apr 12, 2012 at 4:23 pm | 47 comments | 1751 Views

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Danville adds to SummerHill Homes suit appeal

The Danville Town Council has decided to appeal a second component of a recent court ruling against the town in a lawsuit...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by Flabbergasted, on Sep 19, 2014 at 4:38 pm | 26 comments | 1751 Views

AROUND TOWN

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Gail, on Jan 11, 2011 at 6:24 am | 8 comments | 1750 Views

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Dublin police drop charges against rapper MC Hammer

Dublin police have dropped charges against rapper MC Hammer in connection with an incident at Hacienda Crossings Shopping...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Mar 13, 2013 at 11:31 pm | 7 comments | 1750 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 | 1750 Views

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Price steps down, District appoints interim chief

After nearly seven years with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District, Chief Richard Price will officially step down...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2012
Last comment by JRM, on Jan 1, 2013 at 4:42 pm | 8 comments | 1749 Views

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Mt. Diablo crash determined to be a suicide

Friday's fatal accident on Mt. Diablo has now been deemed a suicide, according to the California Highway Patrol. Danville...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Casey, on Nov 19, 2011 at 9:26 am | 7 comments | 1748 Views

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SRVUSD sued by former Monte Vista principal

Becky Smith, former principal at Monte Vista High School, has reportedly sued the San Ramon Valley Unified School District...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by mvhsgrad, on Jun 14, 2010 at 6:21 pm | 17 comments | 1747 Views

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Door-to-door solicitors 'Mr. Mom' raise skepticism

When a woman showed up at Lissa Anderson's door in Danville soliciting money to help troubled young people who'd gotten too...

Original post made on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by scott cranner, on Jun 30, 2011 at 7:43 pm | 21 comments | 1747 Views

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Danville man among SFPD officers indicted in federal probe

Five San Francisco police officers, including one who hails from Danville, and a former officer have been indicted on charges...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 5, 2014 at 10:41 am | 3 comments | 1747 Views

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Blocking the mailbox

It seems that some drivers in Danville have no courtesy for others. Case in point: A house down my block used to have "yoga"...

Original post made by Patient on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by jake, on Jul 23, 2010 at 8:46 pm | 15 comments | 1746 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 | 1745 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 | 1744 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 | 1743 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pedestrian struck by car in crosswalk

Police were notified at 10:33 a.m. that the pedestrian had been hit in a crosswalk near Interstate Highway 680 and Sycamore...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Concerned Pedestrian, on May 25, 2012 at 10:10 am | 8 comments | 1743 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 | 1742 Views

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Pair arrested for allegedly using newspaper subscriber list to target empty homes

A pair of suspected burglars was arrested earlier this month after allegedly using a Contra Costa Times subscriber vacation...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by cardinal, on Feb 6, 2013 at 11:46 am | 2 comments | 1741 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 | 1739 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County health plan selected to participate in state insurance exchange

The state agency charged with organizing health care exchanges as part of the federal Affordable Care Act announced recently...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jun 10, 2013 at 3:42 pm | 18 comments | 1739 Views
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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
By Tom Cushing | 21 comments | 1,642 views

The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
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My secret identity is revealed!
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