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SCHOOLS & KIDS

The ABCs of Measure C

Voters living in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District have a decision to make regarding the future of their schools....

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Objective Viewpoint, on Apr 30, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 9 comments | 2107 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Building traditions at Dougerty Valley High

With its third year under way, Dougherty Valley has grown from 500 students to 1,500, and currently is enjoying its first...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by J-, on Nov 24, 2009 at 6:37 pm | 9 comments | 1853 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD Board Profiles: Denise Jennison

Four are vying for three spots in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education. While it appears that...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Oct 30, 2010 at 1:21 pm | 9 comments | 1680 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD ranks among Bay Area's best

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District has been rated the fourth-best school district in the Bay Area, according to...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2015
Last comment by Carolyn, on Feb 15, 2015 at 3:29 pm | 9 comments | 4033 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD teachers push for new raise

Dozens of San Ramon Valley teachers packed the school board meeting Tuesday night to show support for their union amid contract...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2015
Last comment by Sharon , on Dec 22, 2015 at 2:41 pm | 9 comments | 3269 Views

SPORTS

Rough and tumble sport skates into the San Ramon Valley

What's got eight wheels and flies? Any of the 26 or so women now part of the area's newest professional sports team, the...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by katie Brown, on Jul 2, 2011 at 11:32 am | 9 comments | 2309 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State budget plan to have big local impact

The plan to solve the state's budget crisis is expected to put a crimp in Danville's financial planning, as the solution...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 29, 2009 at 12:39 pm | 9 comments | 2241 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Poll: More blame Obama for poor economy, unemployment

Finally America is waking up and seeing the truth. President Obama would like you to believe that Bush is responsible for...

Original post made by Nippy on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by Gerald, on Apr 8, 2010 at 12:10 pm | 9 comments | 1490 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Internships avaiable to work in Rep. McNerney's offices

Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-11) is accepting applications for internship positions available in his Stockton, Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Tony, on Sep 6, 2010 at 8:43 pm | 9 comments | 1667 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Danville solider dies in Afghanistan

The Department of Defense announced Sunday the death of a soldier supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. Danville resident...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2011
Last comment by jrm, on Jan 22, 2011 at 12:36 am | 9 comments | 2422 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

South Korea to sponsor Korean classes in Dougherty Valley

If all goes according to plan, Dougherty Valley High School students will have the option to take two levels of Korean for...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by Jessica Lipsky, on Jun 13, 2011 at 3:49 pm | 9 comments | 1869 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fur flies over proposed change to animal shelter law

Valley Humane Society would be negatively impacted if Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to repeal the 1998 Hayden Law goes through....

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2012
Last comment by Tom Cushing, on Feb 13, 2012 at 9:35 am | 9 comments | 2100 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

San Ramon Valley Unified responds to Connecticut school shooting

Twenty-six people were killed Friday when a gunman clad in black military gear opened fire inside a Newtown, Conn. elementary...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by Bayareamom, on Dec 19, 2012 at 5:23 pm | 9 comments | 2001 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Attorney General accuses BP and Arco of environmental violations

California Attorney General Kamala Harris and district attorneys from seven counties across the state filed suit Monday alleging...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Feb 11, 2013 at 12:15 pm | 9 comments | 3999 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters to the editor

<B>Scare tactics in Alamo Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4220 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by Tom Grant, on Mar 16, 2008 at 9:01 am | 9 comments | 2291 Views

AROUND TOWN

A round of applause

Dear neighbors, We have seen volunteers and supporters on all sides of Alamo incorporation, media from all points of view,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Apr. 9, 2008
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Apr 11, 2008 at 4:32 pm | 9 comments | 2025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters to the editor

<B>What is the cost of Alamo incorporation? Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5129...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2008
Last comment by Concerned citizen, on Nov 10, 2008 at 4:03 pm | 9 comments | 3137 Views

AROUND TOWN

Big turnout for Alamo Candidates' Faire

The Alamo Women's Club was jam packed Thursday night as more than 200 Alamo residents turned out to meet with the 15 people...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2009
Last comment by Tana Gummere, CPA, on Feb 10, 2009 at 8:54 pm | 9 comments | 2026 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should the Alamo Business District be its own special district?

Dear Dolores, I would hope your readers would consider Alamo's business district as a regional destination for retail,...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI Research on Jun. 22, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Jun 30, 2009 at 7:41 pm | 9 comments | 1543 Views

AROUND TOWN

Life in the spotlight

Lorrie Sullenberger, wife of "Hero of the Hudson" Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger spoke to a packed house Wednesday at the Alamo...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Diane, on Oct 6, 2009 at 11:57 am | 9 comments | 1556 Views
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