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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Abusive Teacher

I visited a class in another school district last school year and observed the teacher being verbally abusive to a student....

Original post made by Vera on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by motherDanville, on Oct 28, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 7 comments | 1220 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 | 1376 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sully helps promote safe driving habits for teens

When organizers of Street Smarts, a traffic safety program in the San Ramon Valley, decided they needed to do everything...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by who, me?, on Oct 25, 2010 at 8:11 am | 7 comments | 1230 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Great News!! SF Chronicle DOES NOT endorse David Harmer

The SF Chron did not endorse David Harmer. This is a highly positive indicator for the Harmer campaign because it is proof...

Original post made by Rick Pshaw on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Oct 29, 2010 at 11:03 am | 7 comments | 1069 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville begins street light survey

Danville residents may see an odd looking vehicle slowly driving through neighborhoods this week as the Town conducts a survey...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Oct 29, 2010 at 7:10 pm | 7 comments | 1361 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Rural valley at stake if W passes

" I am writing to express my opposition to Measure W, which proposes the expansion of the Urban Growth Boundary by San Ramon...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by No More, on Nov 5, 2010 at 10:02 am | 7 comments | 783 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Art helps to tell tales

Check out the latest exhibit at Village Theatre Art Gallery -- "Once Upon a Book: The Fine Art of Children's Book Illustration"...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Leslie, on Nov 11, 2010 at 11:21 am | 7 comments | 996 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Bank robbery suspect arrested

Danville Police are holding a 37-year-old man in custody in connection with a Monday afternoon robbery at the Wells Fargo...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Derek, on Jan 13, 2011 at 10:57 am | 7 comments | 1794 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Norovirus confirmed as cause of Marin outdoor school illness

After reports of [http://www.danvilleweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=5023 over 30 local students falling ill at Walker...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by You know who, on Feb 22, 2011 at 4:41 pm | 7 comments | 1040 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

America's Next Top Model arrives in Danville

American's Next Top Model held a casting call for the show's 17th cycle on Saturday in the Blackhawk Plaza. Despite the rain,...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2011
Last comment by shantal rooke, on Feb 24, 2011 at 1:18 pm | 7 comments | 1190 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Streetwise: What's your all-time favorite movie?

Last week, roving reporter Stan Wharton asked chocolate lovers at Danville chocolates about their most memorable dates. Keeping...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2011
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Feb 26, 2011 at 11:31 am | 7 comments | 956 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Soroptimists praised by McNerney before Congress

A women's service group from the San Ramon Valley has been recognized by the House of Representatives, with the help of Congressman...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2011
Last comment by cardinal, on Apr 6, 2011 at 3:15 pm | 7 comments | 782 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Possible mountain lion sighting

In the April 11 incident, the witness said he was in his backyard around 7:00 p.m. when he saw two deer running along the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2011
Last comment by whozat, on Apr 17, 2011 at 10:32 am | 7 comments | 1341 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

EBMUD considers rate increase

East Bay Municipal Utility District customers could see their water rates increase by a total of 12 percent over the next...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by Laura, on May 5, 2011 at 7:10 am | 7 comments | 909 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD superintendent passes on 12k raise

Superintendent Steven Enoch didn't have to turn down a 5 percent raise; it was in his contract, and he'd met the performance...

Original post made on May. 2, 2011
Last comment by Frieckles, on May 5, 2011 at 6:35 am | 7 comments | 1006 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hosting the Congressman

Chia-Chia Chien, head of the Culture to Culture Foundation, introduced U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney to a room full of friends...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by billr, on May 4, 2011 at 7:55 am | 7 comments | 678 Views

AROUND TOWN

June 9 review of MVHS Solar Carport

Dear Editor, Alamo region neighborhoods are preparing for discussion of the solar power generation facility to be built...

Original post made by [removed] on May. 30, 2011
Last comment by [removed], on Jun 4, 2011 at 7:34 pm | 7 comments | 1565 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville teen is 'Pretty Amazing'

Lauren Lindberg, a senior at Monte Vista High School, was recently named one of five finalists in Seventeen magazine's "Pretty...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Grandmother L, on Jun 7, 2011 at 12:03 pm | 7 comments | 1215 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART riders say they'd take smaller seats but want bigger aisles

A large majority of riders are telling BART they would give up 2 inches of seat width in exchange for wider aisles. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2011
Last comment by psmacintosh, on Jun 13, 2011 at 11:42 am | 7 comments | 940 Views

AROUND TOWN

Several Marie Callendar's restaurants close abruptly

The Marie Callendar's on San Ramon Valley Boulevard was one of 12 locations to shut down unexpectedly this week, shortly...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by spcwt, on Jun 15, 2011 at 7:29 am | 7 comments | 1001 Views
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Answering questions from my last blog on the cemetery
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A fitting tribute to Ken Mercer
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 621 views