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Officials say airports are new front in human trafficking

Anti-trafficking advocates and Bay Area prosecutors and congresspersons said Tuesday that airports are an important new front...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Conservator, on Apr 23, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 8 comments | 1853 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Statewide funding measures defeated

The state of California's ongoing budget mess got no help Tuesday from voters, who turned down several ballot measures aimed...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on May 27, 2009 at 10:53 am | 31 comments | 1852 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sun shines on Art in the Park

Weather predictions proved wrong, as Art in the Park fans enjoyed perfect fall weather on Saturday and Sunday. The Town of...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Oct 9, 2007 at 8:16 pm | 1 comment | 1851 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville Weekly to stop print edition after 4 1/2 years

The Danville Weekly will publish its last print edition Oct. 2 and shift its focus entirely online, publisher Gina Channell-Allen...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by jakefarsh, on Sep 24, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 18 comments | 1848 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Town planning memorial for Shimansky

Danville Town staff members are working with the family of Councilman Michael Shimansky to plan a memorial in his honor the...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 24, 2009 at 5:28 pm | 1 comment | 1848 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 | 1846 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1846 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1845 Views

AROUND TOWN

Suicides: more common than murder

Seventeen-year-old Tricia Martin may be the Tri-Valley's latest casualty in an ongoing trend that claims nearly 34,000 people...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Antionio, on Oct 8, 2012 at 7:24 pm | 1 comment | 1845 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district denies former principal's lawsuit claims

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has responded to a lawsuit filed by a former principal at Monte Vista High School,...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by MV2011, on Jun 23, 2010 at 2:23 pm | 16 comments | 1844 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1843 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Road rage leads to arrest

An incident of road rage ended with a Danville man in custody after he waved a knife at another driver and challenged him...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Make Danville Safe, on May 1, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 11 comments | 1843 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1841 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 | 1841 Views

AROUND TOWN

Houston declares run for county supervisor

State Assemblyman Guy Houston (R, San Ramon) declared his intention to run for Supervisor of District 3 this afternoon in...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2007
Last comment by Leonard Vinci, on Aug 3, 2007 at 9:26 am | 2 comments | 1839 Views

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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 | 1838 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fire district breaks ground on Camino Tassajara

The fire district celebrated the groundbreaking last week of a new firehouse being built on Camino Tassajara across from...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on Feb 7, 2008 at 8:26 pm | 1 comment | 1836 Views

SPORTS

Christian soccer champs

The Girls at San Ramon Valley Christian Academy won the BACSAL Soccer Championship on May 17, playing at Valley Christian...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by Dolores, Editor, on Jun 3, 2008 at 4:05 pm | 2 comments | 1835 Views

SPORTS

Jessica, define the Express Forum, please

Dear Jessica, Danville neighborhoods have been discussing your Express Forum this morning with interest in defining its...

Original post made by Hal on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Dec 24, 2010 at 8:10 am | 6 comments | 1834 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville moves closer to plastic bag ban

The town of Danville is on track to implementing a ban on single-use carryout plastic bags after the town council expressed...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2014
Last comment by K, on Nov 24, 2014 at 2:04 pm | 23 comments | 1834 Views
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