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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 | 2564 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista, Venture get new principals

Two principals -- Janet Terranova and Matt Hermann will take over new positions in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mom, on May 20, 2010 at 8:19 am | 4 comments | 2069 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Education supporters asking citizens to give the governor a call

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's phone will be ringing off the hook if educators and supporters get their way. Wednesday, May...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by mom, on May 20, 2010 at 8:16 am | 3 comments | 1058 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

get a breathalizer

Help your teenager have an excuse to not drink. Buy a breathalizer and use it regularly to test your teen upon arrival home...

Original post made by a mom on May. 15, 2010
Last comment by SRV Mom, on May 19, 2010 at 10:49 am | 16 comments | 2095 Views

AROUND TOWN

Readers Choice 2009

Here's the best! in the Danville area as voted on by the readers of the Danville Weekly. A lot of people also e-mailed in...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2010
Last comment by Ginger, on May 19, 2010 at 10:15 am | 7 comments | 920 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New trade agreement could help small- to mid-sized companies export goods

Whether it's Mac apple fruit or computers, there's a new initiative to help expand trade into some hard-to-reach markets....

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on May 19, 2010 at 8:12 am | 4 comments | 1178 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Middle schoolers to explore careers Tuesday

Middle school students in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are invited to take part in the inaugural Middle School...

Original post made on May. 18, 2010
Last comment by Danville mom, on May 18, 2010 at 2:17 pm | 2 comments | 977 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hey Tea Party! U.S. tax burden at lowest point in years

http://www.upi.com/Business_News/2010/05/11/US-tax-burden-at-lowest-point-in-years/UPI-74091273594893/ WASHINGTON, May...

Original post made by reter on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Stan Racker, on May 18, 2010 at 9:51 am | 2 comments | 1607 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is your name Arthur?

Dear Emily, Each year San Ramon invites those named Arthur to their own festival to celebrate that name, as "ART," and...

Original post made by Ralph N. Shirlet on May. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1005 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sunday house fire on Green Valley Road

Does anyone know what happened? Nothing in the papers and it was pretty huge and loud. Streets closed off for about an hour....

Original post made by Green Valley neighbor on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research, on May 18, 2010 at 7:03 am | 2 comments | 1606 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fire officials say San Ramon district should get accredited

The San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District should be accredited, say fire officials from across the country. If that recommendation...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by eric, on May 18, 2010 at 6:45 am | 5 comments | 1312 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville man formally charged with possessing child pornography

A felony child pornography charge has been formally filed against a 40-year-old former Cub Scout leader from Danville, according...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by HELLO, on May 17, 2010 at 11:33 pm | 21 comments | 4489 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

District rescinds majority of teacher layoff notices

Members of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District board voted to pull back most of the notices of possibly layoff Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on May 17, 2010 at 5:05 pm | 9 comments | 1194 Views

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The return of 'Streetwise Stan'

Stan Wharton, who was in charge of the popular "Streetwise" column in the Danville Weekly, is hitting the streets once again...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by Lucy, on May 15, 2010 at 1:10 pm | 2 comments | 1158 Views

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Playwright's Theatre starts tomorrow

Eugene O'Neill Foundation presents its Playwright's Theatre including three shows starting at 3 p.m.: "Playground" on May...

Original post made on May. 15, 2010
Last comment by B. Lynn Goodwin, on May 15, 2010 at 1:00 pm | 1 comment | 1173 Views

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Bishop Ranch to host energizer station for Thursday's Bike to Work Day

Thursday is Bike to Work Day and all over the Bay Area, residents are encouraged to grab the handlebars and go for a spin...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Ralph N. Shirlet, on May 15, 2010 at 7:22 am | 3 comments | 1130 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Affordable senior housing for San Ramon

Ground was broken in San Ramon on Friday for its first affordable senior housing community, Valley Vista, which will be the...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by diana, on May 15, 2010 at 12:01 am | 15 comments | 1904 Views

AROUND TOWN

FEEDBACK PLEASE...

So SRVHS Senior Ball is Saturday. And there are all these "after parties". Some are "sleepovers", some are not. My son wants...

Original post made by anonymous on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by SRV mom #2, on May 14, 2010 at 9:46 pm | 37 comments | 3066 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tour the Alamo Cemetery like never before

The Civil War era comes to life Saturday night for the Twilight Cemetery Tour at 7 p.m., Saturday, April 24 at the Alamo...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by kAYLEE vALASQUEZ, on May 14, 2010 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 1553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo teen heading 'into thin air'

An 18-year-old from Alamo is hoping to be one of the youngest to ever climb Mount Everest, and his parents are backing him...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Susanne, on May 14, 2010 at 11:34 am | 6 comments | 4860 Views
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