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SCHOOLS & KIDS

How high can our school test scores go?

Statewide figures released last month show that from 2008-09, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District showed a gain...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by another mom, on Oct 22, 2009 at 9:37 pm | 12 comments | 1410 Views

AROUND TOWN

CDSI Research: "HAL" Alamo Gadfly

Am I the only one wondering about this crackpot? Everyday day he lambasts "Emily" with some esoteric self serving post...

Original post made by jrm on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Alex, on Jul 27, 2010 at 9:50 am | 10 comments | 1410 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Teachers rally behind 'state of emergency' week

The "state of emergency" resolution addresses the potential financial crisis the district faces if the state adopts a "cuts...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on May 18, 2011 at 10:20 pm | 35 comments | 1410 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Jun 17, 2010 at 10:24 am | 8 comments | 1409 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

17th Annual Breakfast with Santa at the Danville Grange

For the past 17 years the Danville Job's Daughters have proudly hosted the Breakfast with Santa event at the Danville Grange....

Original post made by Danville Job\'s Daughters on Nov. 12, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1409 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rapid Bus Transportation System for region

Posted at request of Iron Horse neighbors Dear neighbors, Neighbors from Lafayette/Walnut Creek to San Ramon, as the...

Original post made by Kathy Bell on Apr. 15, 2008
Last comment by CDSI Community Courtesy, on Apr 16, 2008 at 2:24 pm | 1 comment | 1408 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Guy Houston for Congress..move to Alamo!!

A personal message to Guy, You are invited to be our US Representative to Congress from our district. What do you say?? Hal...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Texas Hal, The Pop(u)lar Pal, on Mar 21, 2009 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 1408 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contra Costa Meals on Wheels issues urgent funding appeal, may have to drop 200 seniors

Meals on Wheels of Contra Costa launched an urgent appeal for more donations, saying that a funding shortage could force...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on May 2, 2013 at 10:00 am | 27 comments | 1408 Views

RESTAURANTS

Downtown Danville is celebrating a Year of Laughs at Wild Vine Hideaway

The Wild Vine Hideaway Bistro and Lounge's "Wild Grape Comedy Show" is providing people with a laugh every Tuesday Night....

Original post made by Wild Vine Hideaway on Jul. 12, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1407 Views

AROUND TOWN

summer job for high school kids

Does anyone can post how and where my high school son can find a summer job in Danville? He is a Monte Vista high student. Thank...

Original post made by James on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by perneisha seamster, on Apr 23, 2010 at 8:37 am | 9 comments | 1406 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

More than 400 guns collected at county buyback event

Contra Costa County's recently gun buyback yielded over 400 guns from three locations throughout the county. The firearms...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2013
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Aug 18, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 24 comments | 1406 Views

AROUND TOWN

Passionate discussion begins over school boundary lines, overcrowding

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District meeting room was packed Wednesday afternoon for the study session covering overcrowding...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Victoria C, on Oct 3, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 7 comments | 1405 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Protesters call for end of oil subsidies, more jobs at Chevron headquarters

Several activist groups will join together outside of Chevron headquarters in San Ramon for two days of protest against subsidies...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Oct 19, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 20 comments | 1405 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Before you complete your Measure C Ballot

Dear Dolores, **Received from SRVUSD today** SRVUSD appreciates Iron Horse neighbors willingness to communicate with...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 28, 2009 at 6:12 pm | 1 comment | 1404 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jogger leaps out of roadway, still gets struck in hit-and-run

A man jogging eastbound at 6:30 a.m. Saturday in the bike lane on Crow Canyon Road near Barbados Drive was struck by a vehicle...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Bud, on Jan 12, 2010 at 9:38 pm | 33 comments | 1404 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

KKSF, becomes new; "The new SEWER Radio"

Dear Dolores, For the many music fans that enjoy smooth jazz, the new KKSF is a sewer project. Rather than exceptional...

Original post made by Halamo on May. 19, 2009
Last comment by Barbara82, on Oct 22, 2009 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 1403 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Of note

Hospital appreciates fundraising Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6333 posted...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Adam, on Jul 24, 2009 at 12:22 am | 2 comments | 1403 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bay airports increase security after Christmas Day terror incident

Bay Area airports have increased security in response to what appears to have been an attempted terrorist attack on a Detroit-bound...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2009
Last comment by Robert Sicks, on Dec 31, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 1403 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Warming globally? Part Deux

Where are the global-warming wingnuts? They ignore their favorite fantasy in the middle of winter but come out in droves...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by Reader, on Jan 12, 2010 at 8:42 am | 5 comments | 1403 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Remembering Virgie Jones: Alamo's historian, author, ambassador and friend

Virginia V. Jones, known as "Virgie," died Aug. 16 at the age of 92. Mrs. Jones was born in Raymond, Wash. on Nov. 26, 1917....

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by margie reynolds, on Feb 6, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 5 comments | 1403 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
By Roz Rogoff | 30 comments | 2,073 views

Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
By Tom Cushing | 2 comments | 737 views