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AROUND TOWN

New hope for torn tendons

Milt Vardakis, an avid sportsman from Danville, searched in desperation for a solution to the severe pain in his tendon,...

Original post made on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by philippa ashton, on May 12, 2008 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 1655 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

And the trees come down

Nary a tree hugger was in sight this morning as the rows of redwood and cedar trees at the Veterans Memorial Building in...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Rachel, on Feb 1, 2010 at 12:57 pm | 42 comments | 1655 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Exceptional Utility Bills

Dear Dolores, When PG&E offered me the opportunity to pay for three times the natural gas I actually used in December...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Careful Scrutiny, on Apr 27, 2010 at 6:30 am | 11 comments | 1654 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 | 1653 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Engineer, Iron Man, Teacher of the Year

An engineering teacher from San Ramon is the district's teacher of the year and one of four finalists in the competition...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Danville mom, on May 20, 2010 at 9:55 am | 1 comment | 1653 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Thank you, John!

Democrat John Edwards is exiting the presidential race Wednesday, ending a scrappy underdog bid in which he steered his rivals...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 30, 2008
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SPORTS

Dance mob strikes downtown Danville

A group of dancers took people by surprise Saturday morning when they broke out in random dance around Danville. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by SALLY, on Apr 20, 2010 at 2:54 pm | 3 comments | 1652 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

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 Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research Fellowship, on Aug 5, 2010 at 5:20 pm | 2 comments | 1652 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tonight, the State of the Union: who knows?

Dear Neighbors, Jan. 28 (Bloomberg) -- George W. Bush, struggling to stay relevant in the twilight of his presidency,...

Original post made by Oxymo Ron on Jan. 28, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Feb 3, 2008 at 8:08 am | 4 comments | 1651 Views

SPORTS

Cru's Crushers become champs in Nevada

The Danville Cru's Crushers showed Nevada a little bit about California baseball, winning the U10 Boys USSSA Sanctioned Carson...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by Kylie Harrop- St.John, on Oct 30, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 5 comments | 1650 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters to the editor

<B>Scare tactics in Alamo Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4220 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by Tom Grant, on Mar 16, 2008 at 9:01 am | 9 comments | 1649 Views

AROUND TOWN

Piepho defends study beyond urban limit line

Contra Costa County's approval to study a development of 193 homes outside the urban limit line in the Tassajara Valley,...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2007
Last comment by Samantha Robinson, on Oct 1, 2007 at 6:25 pm | 3 comments | 1648 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

I-680 accident at Diablo Road slowing traffic

Traffic was still crawling south on I-680 an hour after a four-vehicle accident took place at Diablo Road shortly after 3...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by doug, on Oct 24, 2008 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 1648 Views

AROUND TOWN

How I spent my summer vacation 2007

What is it about summer that brings out the masochist in me? Last year I loaded my kids in the car and spent most of the...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2007
Last comment by rachel, on Jul 4, 2007 at 7:08 am | 1 comment | 1647 Views

AROUND TOWN

Equal opportunity council needs representatives

The county Advisory Council on Equal Employment Opportunity has vacancies for an education representative and for a disabled...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Aug 10, 2007 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 1647 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Honoring our veterans

A 21-year-old war veteran and amputee told students he felt grateful to be alive, at St. Isidore School last Friday, as part...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Nov 16, 2007 at 12:58 pm | 1 comment | 1647 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

High speed pursuit ends in stolen vehicle arrest

A sharp curve proved to be the undoing of a Bay Point car thief being pursued at speeds up to 90 mph by Danville police officers...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Aaron, on May 13, 2009 at 8:57 pm | 8 comments | 1647 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville boy, 11, injured in van/bicycle crash

A Danville boy was hospitalized Monday after he was struck by a van while riding his bicycle on Camino Tassajara near Diablo...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Wegas, on Oct 4, 2009 at 12:39 am | 17 comments | 1647 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 | 1645 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville teacher who invited Will Ferrell to prom gets answer

A Danville teacher's quest to take actor Will Ferrell to the prom has come to an end weeks after his video invitation to...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2014
Last comment by Dickita P, on Apr 7, 2014 at 9:29 pm | 9 comments | 1645 Views
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