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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mothers of invention

Michele Wong didn't like the mess when Courtney, 3, maneuvered her veggies around her plate with an unsteady spoon all the...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ann, on Oct 13, 2009 at 9:41 pm | 6 comments | 2331 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Man in van causes alarm at school

A student walking home from Los Cerros Middle School reported that an unknown male in a white van followed him part of the...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by details, on Sep 17, 2009 at 11:22 am | 6 comments | 1763 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville teachers can dish it out

Teachers and the principal of Tassajara Hills Elementary school took a night job Monday, serving up food for "McTeacher's...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on May 4, 2010 at 10:16 pm | 6 comments | 2329 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stone Valley middle schooler seeks ambassadorship

A 12-year-old from Stone Valley Middle School wants to be a European ambassador. Anna Nunes isn't jumping the gun. The seventh...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Alan, on Jun 3, 2010 at 12:34 am | 6 comments | 2147 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seven years of construction nears end at San Ramon Valley High School

After seven years, including the halting of work after Native American remains were found on site in July 2009 and a condemned...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Rose, on Sep 17, 2010 at 11:47 am | 6 comments | 2019 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD students excel in standardized testing reports

Approximately 22,600 students in grades 2-11 participated in the 2011 STAR program, with 85 percent scoring proficient or...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by Mom, on Aug 23, 2011 at 10:22 pm | 6 comments | 2087 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Streetwise: Important women in history

Betsy Ross, Harriet Tubman and Margaret Thatcher are just a few of the famous females gracing the pages of history textbooks...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Dirka_Dirka, on Mar 13, 2013 at 9:57 pm | 6 comments | 2948 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Missing teen located

San Ramon Valley High student Madeline Langill was found at 9:20 a.m. on Friday at a Danville home. She has since been returned...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by SRVHS Parent, on May 3, 2013 at 10:39 am | 6 comments | 1761 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rotaries give dictionaries to Danville 3rd-graders

Third-graders in Danville and across the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are set to receive nearly 2,500 printed...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by thankful teacher, on Nov 19, 2013 at 9:17 pm | 6 comments | 9139 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SRVUSD board to debate school meal price hike

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to consider approving proposed increases to school meal prices for all grade levels...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by CC, on Jul 2, 2015 at 10:51 am | 6 comments | 2849 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Valley school enrollment expected to keep climbing

The San Ramon Valley school district will continue to see its student population rise for at least the next seven years,...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2016
Last comment by Gopi, on Feb 18, 2016 at 3:13 pm | 6 comments | 3096 Views

SPORTS

Scorpions come out on top

The Danville Scorpion 8A lacrosse team finished the regular season undefeated and ranked No. 1 going into the Northern California...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by ., on Oct 15, 2008 at 8:32 pm | 6 comments | 3152 Views

SPORTS

Incumbents Stepper, Storer appointed to Town Council

In a unanimous vote, the three Town Council members voted to appoint fellow members Vice Mayor Karen Stepper and Councilman...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Aug 18, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 6 comments | 2032 Views

SPORTS

Jessica, define the Express Forum, please

Dear Jessica, Danville neighborhoods have been discussing your Express Forum this morning with interest in defining its...

Original post made by Hal on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by Hal, on Dec 24, 2010 at 8:10 am | 6 comments | 2263 Views

SPORTS

A new chief of staff for Mary Piepho: what do you want to know?

Dear Supervisor Piepho, Let us ask what Contra Costa County District III residents want to know about your new chief of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey, CDSI Research on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Constituent, on Mar 9, 2011 at 4:50 pm | 6 comments | 2009 Views

SPORTS

Oakland Raiders sued by cheerleader

A member of the Oakland Raiderettes cheerleading squad sued the football team in Alameda County Superior Court Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2014
Last comment by Bill, on Feb 4, 2014 at 6:26 am | 6 comments | 3092 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who is an informed resident?

Dear Dolores, Today, neighbors in the Livorna West neighborhoods were defining an informed resident. Clearly, such specification...

Original post made by Community courtesy on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Jun 9, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 6 comments | 1947 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Stay out of Jeopardy

I find it more than a little curious that public service announcements detailing the change-over from analog to digital TV...

Original post made by TV Phan on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by TV Phan, on Jun 15, 2009 at 9:04 am | 6 comments | 2062 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Liberal "Lion"

Remember, a lion is a scavenger....

Original post made by Fred F on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Jackie, on Aug 29, 2009 at 10:33 am | 6 comments | 1674 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Online drug monitoring targets 'doctor shoppers'

A new program unveiled Tuesday by California Attorney General Jerry Brown will provide doctors, pharmacists and police with...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Davide, on Oct 3, 2009 at 10:07 am | 6 comments | 2274 Views
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Does Applying to More Get You Through the Door? Why More Is Not Better in College Admissions
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 584 views