Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Where is IT all going?

As technology has boomed during the past 20 years, the tools of education have changed along with it. Chalkboards have given...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Teacherman, on May 29, 2009 at 10:46 am | 4 comments | 1490 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

All aboard! for history

If only the old Southern Pacific train depot in Danville could talk. It could tell tales of dramas in the waiting room, the...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on May 29, 2009 at 7:16 am | 1 comment | 2079 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board OKs reduced budget

With the failure Tuesday of the statewide ballot initiatives, officials with the San Ramon Valley Unified School District...

Original post made on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Sally, on May 28, 2009 at 11:29 pm | 10 comments | 1034 Views

SPORTS

Lady Mustangs are champs

Paige Southmayd holds her own on the Lacrosse field at Dublin High as the Monte Vista girls beat California High, 17-8, for...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Kristen, on May 27, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1569 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Statewide funding measures defeated

The state of California's ongoing budget mess got no help Tuesday from voters, who turned down several ballot measures aimed...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on May 27, 2009 at 10:53 am | 31 comments | 1668 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Town declares moratorium on parking fees

As part of ongoing efforts to assist downtown merchants during the economic downturn, members of the Danville Town Council...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Bill Carmel, on May 22, 2009 at 8:42 am | 2 comments | 1013 Views

AROUND TOWN

DANVILLE THRIFT STATION

THE THRIFT STATION SHOULD BE LISTED FOR "BEST OF EVERYTHING". IN THIS ECONOMY, THERE IS NO BETTER PLACE TO SHOP, FROM NEW...

Original post made by Billie Cronen on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by barbara, on May 21, 2009 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1396 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alamo committee discusses disbanding

Frustration over anemic revenues and growing expenses led the members of Alamo's Zone 36 committee to consider disbanding...

Original post made on May. 19, 2009
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on May 21, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 3 comments | 1069 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Let's buy Mt. Diablo before the State sells it!!

Dear Dolores, Just think, one or more developers could buy Mt. Diablo from a cash-starved STATE government. Maybe it...

Original post made by Halamo on May. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1327 Views

RESTAURANTS

Home Sales

This week's data represents homes sold during August 2008 Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4962...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by Iklvfmoy, on May 20, 2009 at 5:33 pm | 3 comments | 2540 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Scooter giveaway benefits Romans family

A pair of Danville businessmen, wanting to help out in the wake of the tragic death of Sgt. Irvin Romans, recently held a...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Paul D., on May 19, 2009 at 6:59 pm | 4 comments | 1259 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Recommendations for May 19 special election

All six special propositions on the May 19 ballot are the result of a flawed Sacramento budget and policy-making process....

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on May 19, 2009 at 3:58 pm | 4 comments | 1099 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SFO garages get on the FasTrak

The more than 1 million FasTrak users in the Bay Area can now use the electronic device to pay for garage parking at San...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Hoot Smalley, on May 18, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 1045 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stop signs raise residents ire

More than a dozen residents turned out at Tuesday's meeting of the Danville Town Council to protest plans by the town to...

Original post made on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by Steve Walker, on May 17, 2009 at 7:02 pm | 3 comments | 1061 Views

SPORTS

Layoff notices sent out to teachers

Last week 228 teachers received layoff notices - 15 percent of the school district's 1,400 teaching staff. The district is...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by LNR, on May 17, 2009 at 9:49 am | 19 comments | 2119 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Burglar nabbed after call from neighbors

A phone call from neighbors of a house under construction on Matadera Circle and an alert Danville police officer led to...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on May 16, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 6 comments | 1402 Views

SPORTS

Sixth-grade Cobras take the gold

The ClubSport Cobras of San Ramon won the sixth-grade basketball AAU gold division district championships held in San Mateo...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by shannon rosemark, on May 15, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 1 comment | 1817 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fire strikes Country Brook apartments

A three-alarm fire at a multi-family apartment building on Country Brook Loop in San Ramon at 10:18 a.m. yesterday caused...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by antonebraga, on May 15, 2009 at 3:15 am | 1 comment | 1075 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo teen putting a face on diabetes for Congress

Alex Riley, 14, has been picked to go to Washington, D.C., to ask Congress to support an increase in federal funding for...

Original post made on May. 3, 2009
Last comment by Stephen Woodward, on May 14, 2009 at 9:02 am | 3 comments | 1146 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

High speed pursuit ends in stolen vehicle arrest

A sharp curve proved to be the undoing of a Bay Point car thief being pursued at speeds up to 90 mph by Danville police officers...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Aaron, on May 13, 2009 at 8:57 pm | 8 comments | 1684 Views
<< < 194 195 196 197 198 > >>
Page 196 of 260

Prop 46: Two Bridges Too Far
By Tom Cushing | 21 comments | 1,659 views

The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 1,105 views

My secret identity is revealed!
By Roz Rogoff | 2 comments | 1,029 views