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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 | 1707 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 | 1707 Views

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 | 1707 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 | 1706 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 | 1706 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New pocket park for Alamo?

Unused land adjacent to the Iron Horse trail may become Alamo's newest park. The one-acre parcel on the corner of Danville...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by Susan, on Oct 24, 2008 at 9:22 am | 6 comments | 1706 Views

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Danville buys multi-million dollar building for beautification

The Danville Town Council and Community Development Agency allocated $2.6 million night for the purchase of a building as...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by Geoff Gillette, on Feb 4, 2011 at 7:36 pm | 14 comments | 1706 Views

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 | 1704 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 | 1703 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Couple arrested for mortgage fraud

A pair of San Ramon residents were among four people named in a mortgage fraud indictment handed down last week by a federal...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by don, on Mar 8, 2009 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 1703 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 | 1703 Views

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Former San Ramon school employee sues over 'hostile work environment'

The last of four San Ramon Valley Unified School District employees who claimed a female supervisor created a hostile work...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Jack Fulcher, on Nov 26, 2010 at 10:13 pm | 13 comments | 1703 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 | 1702 Views

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Thank YOU, Danville Weekly

Dolores, May you and all the staff at The Danville Weekly celebrate our thanks for an exceptional job of reporting, communicating...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Nov. 21, 2007
Last comment by Karen Miranda, on Nov 28, 2007 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 1701 Views

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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 | 1701 Views

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Danville real estate agent sentenced for child sexual abuse

A Danville real estate agent will spend 18 years in prison for sexually abusing a 5-year-old girl. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 9, 2014 at 3:07 pm | 3 comments | 1701 Views

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Does transportation impact current home prices

Dear Neighbors, Today, via HSVT (HSBC), a Reuters report discussed the impact of transportation access on the value of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jan 10, 2008 at 4:26 pm | 1 comment | 1700 Views

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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 | 1699 Views

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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 | 1698 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Routine traffic stop ends in arrest

A vehicle stop for improper front lighting resulted in an arrest when the driver turned out to have three outstanding warrants. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Diablo Boob, on Oct 20, 2009 at 9:25 am | 12 comments | 1698 Views
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Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
By Tom Cushing | 21 comments | 1,754 views

The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,187 views

My secret identity is revealed!
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 1,054 views