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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen Wire: A student's take on bigger classes, school budget crisis

Teen columnist Daniel Morizono talks about the difference smaller classes make in the ninth grade, based on his personal...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Diane, on Mar 9, 2010 at 8:18 am | 36 comments | 1353 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Contra Costa leaders to join Arizona debate

I understand that a quorum of the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will sign a letter today calling on President...

Original post made by voter on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Sue Short, on Jun 16, 2010 at 10:54 am | 10 comments | 1353 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador Valley High graduates dead in apparent murder-suicide in San Diego

Michel David, 22, and a man believed to be her ex-boyfriend, Daniel Shoemake, 21, who both grew up in Pleasanton, died Friday...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by danville mom, on Dec 14, 2010 at 8:29 am | 3 comments | 1353 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Everything O'Neill

Robin Peterson, whose grandparents knew Eugene and Carlotta O'Neill when they lived in Danville, admires a kimono of Carlotta's...

Original post made on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on May 20, 2008 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 1352 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nanny heads wrong way down off-ramp

A nanny under the influence of alcohol attempted to enter the freeway by driving the wrong way down the off-ramp, with her...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2008
Last comment by Lucy, on Apr 21, 2008 at 10:18 am | 4 comments | 1351 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hartz Avenue institution closing after 30 years

La Ultima, the New Mexican restaurant which has occupied a prime Hartz Avenue locale for 32 years, will officially shut its...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2011
Last comment by Carol, on May 6, 2011 at 4:01 pm | 5 comments | 1351 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Blackhawk debates parking restriction

The ongoing discussion over raising fines for parking violations near the East Gate of Blackhawk brought a number of residents...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2008
Last comment by MikeR, on Dec 25, 2008 at 4:24 pm | 1 comment | 1350 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville woman tries to fight gas prices with fire

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

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by Scott, on Jun 17, 2008 at 2:15 pm | 2 comments | 1349 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School parcel tax going to the vote

In an effort to combat expected cutbacks in state funding and protect current programs, members of the San Ramon Valley Unified...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by Todd, on Jan 30, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 4 comments | 1348 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

WE must be a majority

Dear Alamo region neighbors, It is our obligation to make sure that a true majority decides the future of the Alamo region....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Feb. 22, 2009
Last comment by Community courtesy, on Feb 24, 2009 at 5:20 pm | 8 comments | 1348 Views

SPORTS

What's new in prep sports

Monta Vista men's and women's basketball teams play in the first round of the North Coast Section championships Friday night,...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2009
Last comment by SRV family, on Feb 27, 2009 at 3:35 pm | 1 comment | 1348 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nearly two dozen apply for Alamo MAC

In a strong showing of interest, 23 residents of Alamo have applied with District 3 Supervisor Mary N. Piepho's office to...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Oct 4, 2009 at 9:10 am | 14 comments | 1347 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Board Seeks Community Members for Measure D Committee

With the passage of Measure D in November, the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Board of Education is seeking members...

Original post made by Terry Koehne on Jan. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1347 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Get away from it all - but not from the Danville Weekly

Folks take vacations to get away from their everyday life - but don't forget to take along your hometown newspaper. Be sure...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by Oxymo Ron, on May 2, 2008 at 12:31 pm | 3 comments | 1346 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alamo Community Council, what is it!

Dear neighbors, Please access www.alamore.org for definition of all county committees in our region. The following is...

Original post made by CDSI community courtesy on May. 4, 2008
Last comment by Dacey in Alamo, on May 7, 2008 at 9:09 am | 3 comments | 1346 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grading begins on Elworthy property

Motorists on San Ramon Valley Boulevard are advised of increased traffic near the Danville border as crews begin the process...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by movedaway, on Aug 3, 2012 at 1:30 am | 20 comments | 1346 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa is on the go in Danville

Santa will be at the Danville Livery on Sunday as part of a Holiday Open House, and he begins his appearances at Blackhawk...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by danville Job's Daughter, on Nov 28, 2008 at 1:58 pm | 5 comments | 1345 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-speed-rail 'safeguard' bill signed into law

Legislation that makes it next to impossible for the California High-Speed Rail Authority to build a four-track rail system...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by Huh?, on Sep 18, 2013 at 9:50 am | 7 comments | 1345 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Measure D fails; Supervisor Piepho gets another term

Measure D supporters were glum as Superintendent Rob Kessler spoke to them Tuesday night shortly after 9 p.m., thanking them...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Claire, on Jun 5, 2008 at 9:18 am | 2 comments | 1344 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Forecasts say slushy skiing ahead

There's rain in the forecast for this weekend, but don't expect to be outside playing in puddles this winter. Meteorologists...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2008
Last comment by Just me, on Oct 3, 2008 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 1344 Views
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