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SRVUSD schools among top in state

San Ramon Valley Unified School District schools are well above the state average, according to the California Department...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by Sarah, on May 22, 2010 at 8:39 am | 10 comments | 1468 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Shame on the Morgan Hill Principal

The hundreds of thousands men and women who have given their lives throughout the history of America to make sure our American...

Original post made by Gary on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by The Reverend, on May 21, 2010 at 9:46 am | 62 comments | 2545 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Lawsuit says state's education financing system is unconstitutional

A group of individuals, state education associations, and school districts throughout California announced this morning that...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Marie, on May 21, 2010 at 8:03 am | 2 comments | 1538 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ted's built like a loveable tank

Meet Ted, a handsome, neutered male, orange and white tabby who weighs a whopping 19 pounds. Ted is not overweight; he is...

Original post made on May. 20, 2010
Last comment by Travis, on May 20, 2010 at 7:32 pm | 2 comments | 954 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville asks residents to think twice before buying pest control products

Pesticides are being scrutinized for safety, which is why the Town of Danville has joined with the Bay Area Stormwater Management...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by George, on May 20, 2010 at 12:37 pm | 8 comments | 1496 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 | 2166 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 | 1680 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 | 1003 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 | 1972 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 | 693 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 | 1000 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 | 915 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 | 1299 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
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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 | 1411 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 | 1181 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 | 3924 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 | 1071 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1106 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1023 Views
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