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

AROUND TOWN

The State of the ONION address

As we prepare, thank GOD, for GW Bush's last year in occupancy of the White House, we need to celebrate the last State of...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 2, 2008
Last comment by Buck Bailey, on Jan 7, 2008 at 1:15 pm | 1 comment | 1782 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure C parade hits the streets

It wasn't your typical Friday afternoon at Greenbrook Elementary School. Instead of the empty playgrounds and shuttered classrooms,...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 29, 2009 at 10:22 am | 23 comments | 1782 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

SRVUSD Board Profile: John D. Lane IV

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 28, 2010 at 3:43 pm | 26 comments | 1782 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New Bay Bridge can't handle capacity projections, analysts say

With the Bay Bridge closing late in the day Wednesday and reopening Sept. 3 with its redesigned eastern span, Bay Area transit...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Sep 1, 2013 at 11:17 am | 14 comments | 1782 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Celebration of Life for Elena scheduled for Friday

A Celebration of Life for Elena Cadet will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Nov. 27, at Diablo Country Club. The 18-year-old Monte...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1780 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four furlough days to save district about $3M

As the deadline for delivering final layoff notices to teachers approaches, the school district and teachers' union has come...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by LkF, on Jun 11, 2010 at 2:32 pm | 8 comments | 1780 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Three candidates vying for supervisor

With less than a month until the June 3 primary election, the race for District 3 County Supervisor is heating up, with candidate...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by Karen Sexton, on May 9, 2008 at 7:29 am | 1 comment | 1779 Views

AROUND TOWN

Diablo Views: The wedding planners

How was your daughter's wedding? some people have asked me. Perhaps I announced it too soon, when Zoe and Jeff became engaged...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by Dolores, on Mar 9, 2009 at 6:20 pm | 2 comments | 1779 Views

SPORTS

Another hoops cliffhanger

San Ramon Valley High presented another cliffhanger Saturday night as they faced De La Salle in the 2010 CIF State Boys Division...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Mar 22, 2010 at 10:06 am | 11 comments | 1779 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Danville man takes unique path to being a scientist

When Maxwell Bertolero was in high school nine years ago, he was advised that he'd better get his act together or he'd never...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Theresa N, on Jun 13, 2012 at 1:43 pm | 5 comments | 1777 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Ramon council nixes Independence Day fireworks

Area residents will have to travel to some other neighboring city if they want to see a fireworks display this Fourth of...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2014
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 5, 2014 at 7:15 pm | 8 comments | 1777 Views

AROUND TOWN

Danville projects benefit from federal stimulus dollars

On the same day that President Obama signed the federal stimulus bill into law, members of the Danville Town Council approved...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by frank, on Feb 20, 2009 at 2:38 pm | 7 comments | 1776 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What's up with the town below the house on the HILL?

It is like Brigadoon for the town that lies below the House on the top of (Mona Lisa) Hill. And Helen wants to know what's...

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 24, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1775 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

On a new path

Amy Borovsky's face is a mask of concentration as she hefts two 55-pound dumbbells and walks with them, step by step, around...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by Joe Nelson, on Jan 16, 2009 at 12:30 pm | 3 comments | 1775 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

McNerney cautiously optimistic regarding finances

California could be seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. That was the word from U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D., 11),...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 20, 2009 at 8:54 pm | 12 comments | 1775 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School pick-ups plus car show equals downtown traffic jam

It is estimated that about 7,500 people attending this year's last Hot August Nights car show of the summer. While many enjoyed...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Not happy!, on Sep 2, 2010 at 10:08 am | 26 comments | 1775 Views

AROUND TOWN

DVHS student wins $75,000 in national science competition

A Dougherty Valley High School senior was chosen as one of three second-place finishers awarded $75,000 in the Intel Science...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2015
Last comment by Bea, on Mar 17, 2015 at 6:15 pm | 4 comments | 1775 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Showcasing talents

Brody Luebkeman and Lauren Chouinard, juniors at Monte Vista High School, study a twin office building, one of hundreds of...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2008
Last comment by Vince Kreigher, on Mar 25, 2008 at 7:27 am | 2 comments | 1774 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Homecoming parade, alumni reunions help SRVHS ring in 100 years

More than 1,000 people lined the streets of downtown Danville Friday to watch a mid-afternoon homecoming parade that also...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by John, on Oct 12, 2010 at 12:29 pm | 3 comments | 1774 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Scary Larry' retiring after 20-year reign of 'terror'

Known as "Scary Larry" Valley-wide, Larry Chan has been the supposed terror of the Pleasanton DMV for 20 years. But on Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by C. R. Mudgeon, on Aug 1, 2011 at 5:04 pm | 11 comments | 1774 Views
<< < 75.25 76.25 77.25 78.25 79.25 > >>
Page 77.25 of 279

The Kentucky Gubernatorial Derby
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 1,495 views

'General Lee' banned; political correctness gone too far?
By Gina Channell-Allen | 10 comments | 832 views

When Students Consider Non-Portfolio Design Schools
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 550 views