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AROUND TOWN

Should Public Employee Pensions be taken over by SSI ?

In another blog a commenter named "Say What" complained that the public employees do not get the benefit of Social Security....

Original post made by East County Watch on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 14, 2012 at 10:45 am | 43 comments | 1681 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1681 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Yes on 99, if you want more governmental control and property confiscation

Confused about Prop 98 and 99? Well of course you are, and that’s intentional. Most of what you hear is designed to take...

Original post made by Kevin on May. 27, 2008
Last comment by Dolores Fox Ciardelli, editor Danville Weekly, on May 27, 2008 at 7:45 pm | 1 comment | 1679 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Measure D fails; Supervisor Piepho gets another term

Measure D supporters were glum as Superintendent Rob Kessler spoke to them Tuesday night shortly after 9 p.m., thanking them...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2008
Last comment by anonymous, on Jun 17, 2008 at 4:14 pm | 3 comments | 1679 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town salaries - personal or public?

What if all it took was a mouse click to see the salary of any employee that works for the town of Danville? Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by Bethany, on Aug 7, 2008 at 9:34 am | 2 comments | 1679 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police seek suspects after gas station robbery

Danville police are investigating a weekend armed robbery at the Danville Olde Town Arco service station on San Ramon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2008
Last comment by Tina, on Jan 1, 2009 at 1:01 pm | 2 comments | 1679 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 | 1679 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board OKs master plan for Monte Vista

Efficient use of space. That's what the new master plan for Monte Vista High School is all about. The San Ramon Valley Unified...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by Kathy Bell, on May 11, 2008 at 9:16 am | 4 comments | 1678 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville Shooting

Does anyone know if the 15 year old boy in custody for shooting Rylan Fuchs was ever charged? It's been just over 3 months...

Original post made by Concerned on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Concerned, on May 6, 2009 at 3:50 pm | 7 comments | 1678 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four candidates in San Ramon Valley school board race so far

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has three Board of Education seats up for election this fall and so far four...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by !!!, on Aug 4, 2014 at 6:18 am | 10 comments | 1678 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Job’s Daughter’s International –Danville to Install newly Appointed Officers

On the evening of January 3rd at 7 o’clock, the Job’s Daughters International – Bethel No. 247 Danville will hold it’ One...

Original post made by Danville Job\'s Daughters on Dec. 29, 2008
Last comment by Lara Mays, on Jan 13, 2009 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 1677 Views

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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 | 1677 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sheriff's Deputy charged with child molestation in San Ramon

A veteran Alameda County Sheriff's deputy was charged Tuesday in Contra Costa County with 10 counts of child molestation...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Follow the masses., on Dec 18, 2010 at 4:46 pm | 10 comments | 1677 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

I did it!

Danville resident Geoff Gillette tells about preparing for and participating in the AIDS Lifecycle ride from San Francisco...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2007
Last comment by garrison grace, on Jun 25, 2007 at 11:01 pm | 1 comment | 1676 Views

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Supervisor on Saturday

Danville resident David Miller talks to District 3 County Supervisor Mary N. Piepho at her gathering Saturday morning creekside...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2007
Last comment by DAVID MILLER, on Sep 21, 2007 at 8:19 pm | 2 comments | 1675 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Watching the game

Sometimes a story is a series of observations that can allow a reader to share in the experience. The story "Bragging rights"...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Dec 7, 2007 at 8:38 am | 1 comment | 1675 Views

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It's a matter of personality and Oprah!

Dear Neighbors, "if Obama was a white man, he would not be in this position. And if he was a woman he would not be in...

Original post made by Darren Carter on Mar. 12, 2008
Last comment by Claire Wriggens, on Mar 13, 2008 at 7:28 am | 3 comments | 1675 Views

AROUND TOWN

Analysis confirms that Alamo Incorporation is fiscally sound

The Comprehensive Fiscal Analysis (CFA) has been released and is available as a pdf file on our website. As expected,...

Original post made by Steve Mick on Jul. 24, 2008
Last comment by Spike Marvel, on Aug 9, 2008 at 8:56 am | 5 comments | 1674 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Spell Check

Dear Dolores, Each lunch hour, as a break from global technology development, I review the Town Square Forum to enjoy...

Original post made by Harald Paul Arthur Balle on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Hale Bayleaf, on Nov 27, 2007 at 8:15 am | 7 comments | 1673 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supervisor holding informal coffee

County District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho will hold an informal community outreach coffee from 10-11:30 a.m., Saturday,...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Kate Simmons, on Feb 10, 2008 at 9:30 am | 3 comments | 1673 Views
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