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Did the economy steal Christmas? Part 1: Talking to people

While people on the poverty line have always found the holidays to be a financial strain, folks in the San Ramon Valley have...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Patti, on Dec 3, 2010 at 7:30 am | 3 comments | 1381 Views

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Danville woman honored for lending a helping hand - and hoof

Danville resident Melanie Buerke, founder of nonprofit SonRise Equestrian Foundation in Castro Valley, was one of six honorees...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by Patti, on Dec 3, 2010 at 7:26 am | 1 comment | 2295 Views

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Weather closes Hap Magee Canine Corral

Canines used to leash-free romps at the Canine Corral at Hap Magee Ranch Park will have to travel a little further. Each...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by askidoo, on Dec 2, 2010 at 10:38 pm | 3 comments | 4740 Views

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Streetwise: What do you fear?

Danville residents have weathered the economic storm, survived the harsh cold of November and still managed to keep their...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 2, 2010 at 4:27 pm | 1 comment | 1239 Views

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McNerney wins re-election but opponent won't concede

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has clearly won his re-election bid against Republican challenger David Harmer,...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Dec 1, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 28 comments | 3364 Views

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Lighting up the night

Alamo Chamber of Commerce presents the 2010 Alamo Tree Lighting Festival. Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=4609...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on Dec 1, 2010 at 5:08 pm | 2 comments | 1324 Views

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pascals

its been a great place to go and have my morning coffee and chat with nice people.thank you ladies for a great five years.hope...

Original post made by bob hubbard on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Terry, on Dec 1, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 1 comment | 3118 Views

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Get SMART with new emergency service

Give your vital information to emergency personnel in advance of an actual emergency with SMART911, a new service of the...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Dec 1, 2010 at 6:48 am | 1 comment | 1323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mormons select Jared Stone as new leader

San Ramon Valley Mormons recently selected Jared Stone as their new president to oversee the six congregations that make...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by DoctorateMom, on Nov 30, 2010 at 11:37 pm | 12 comments | 3549 Views

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Politics and the CCC-BOS

Dear Dolores, I received an informational feature from corridor news service researchers this morning outlining the political...

Original post made by Hal on Nov. 27, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Nov 30, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 2589 Views

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Are you looking for a group to play Mah Jong?

The Alamo Women's Club has a spot for you to play Mah Jong! The group meets two times a month in a member's home. If you...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
Last comment by Cindy Lindstrom, on Nov 29, 2010 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 1442 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 | 2956 Views

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Danville Tree Lighting tonight

Let there be lights! say Father Christmas and the Snow Angel every year at this time, the day after Thanksgiving. This year's...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Mary, on Nov 26, 2010 at 3:01 pm | 1 comment | 1912 Views

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Supervisor Piepho appointed to Delta Conservancy Board

County Supervisor Mary Nejedly Piepho was recently appointed as the first chair of the newly established Delta Conservancy...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by Crooked, on Nov 26, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 9 comments | 1386 Views

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David Piepho: the eighth member of the Alamo MAC?

Dear Dolores, The volume of comments on the BANG editorial this morning disclosing the nepotism of the Piepho's in protecting...

Original post made by Hal on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Crooked, on Nov 26, 2010 at 1:43 pm | 18 comments | 3689 Views

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Letter to the Editor: Why I live in Danville

Dear Good Samaritan(s), Thank you for finding my 20 pound dog wandering on El Cerro Boulevard on Friday, Nov. 12, and for...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Michelle Chalmers, on Nov 26, 2010 at 11:19 am | 12 comments | 1543 Views

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Streetwise: What do you hope to get from Santa Claus?

Christmas gifts are on everyone's minds -- giving and getting -- as we settle into the holidays. Streetwise reporter Stan...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by Harald A. Bailey, on Nov 26, 2010 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 1197 Views

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Presenting the Past: Danville Hotel remembered with a monument

The Danville Hotel is one Danville building that is recognized as historic by everyone. The old hotel is now painted red...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by Derek, on Nov 25, 2010 at 9:57 am | 6 comments | 2891 Views

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Tick risk rises in the fall

Mosquito Bytes, the monthly newsletter of the Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District, reports that fall is the time...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Pedal Power, on Nov 24, 2010 at 8:08 pm | 1 comment | 1208 Views

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Bishop Ranch bounces back from recession, U.S to follow, CEO says

If Bishop Ranch is an economic indicator, the U.S. economy is on the rebound. Sunset Development Co. -- which owns Bishop...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Nov 24, 2010 at 10:28 am | 5 comments | 2828 Views
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