Town Square

Post a New Topic

Danville woman tries to fight gas prices with fire

Original post made on Jun 13, 2008

A Danville woman who wanted to "take a stand" against rising gas prices lit two small fires in gas station restrooms, and one in a Starbucks, in Danville on Wednesday.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, June 6, 2008, 12:21 PM

Comments (2)

Posted by Lucy, a resident of Danville
on Jun 13, 2008 at 11:48 am

We are all frustrated over the gas prices and it's very unforunate that her stand got her in some big time trouble.

What can we do to let these gas companiies know that we are hating the prices? Or maybe we should plan a uniform day when no one buys gas.


Posted by Scott, a resident of Danville
on Jun 17, 2008 at 2:15 pm

I've seen those emails that go around the internet about days you shouldn't buy gas, but do they ever work???

i wonder if she needs to be evaulated before release-- thats a crazy thing to do


If you were a member and logged in you could track comments from this story.

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: *

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

DSRSD's Kohnen Scholarship on Hold
By Roz Rogoff | 0 comments | 730 views

Fifty Ways to Craze Your Donors
By Tom Cushing | 0 comments | 621 views

Be a sport: Send us your youth sports news, scores and photos
By Gina Channell-Allen | 0 comments | 387 views

When Adult Children Go Off to College: Keeping Your Eye on The Law
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 204 views

Summer Camp, Day 2: Rolling
By John A. Barry | 0 comments | 76 views