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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to weigh deal with teachers union

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to consider giving approval Tuesday to a tentative agreement with the local teachers...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by GD, on Mar 25, 2015 at 10:09 am | 7 comments | 1945 Views

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Readers Choice 2011 Winners

This year we held the second annual Readers Choice for everyone to vote for their favorite things in Danville and San Ramon....

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Ricky, on Sep 10, 2011 at 10:05 am | 5 comments | 1944 Views

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Danville native sets college track records

Danville native Austin Holliday set two track and field records for Worcester Polytechnic Institute last week en route to...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2015
Last comment by Diane, on Feb 13, 2015 at 3:20 pm | 2 comments | 1944 Views

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Remembering Virgie Jones: Alamo's historian, author, ambassador and friend

Virginia V. Jones, known as "Virgie," died Aug. 16 at the age of 92. Mrs. Jones was born in Raymond, Wash. on Nov. 26, 1917....

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by margie reynolds, on Feb 6, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 5 comments | 1943 Views

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Let's spend September 11 shopping for Lipstick!

Let's take a moment on September 11 to mourn all that lost their lives that day and as a result of that day. Let's recognize...

Original post made by Alamo Ron on Sep. 10, 2008
Last comment by Just me, on Sep 16, 2008 at 4:51 pm | 2 comments | 1942 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sully lands at Costco

Capt. "Sully" Sullenberger will be at Costco to sign books and answer questions at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 24, 3150 Fostoria...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Julia, on Oct 23, 2009 at 7:41 am | 1 comment | 1942 Views

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Medical marijuana on the agenda

The Town Council is expected to extend a temporary ban to keep medical marijuana facilities from locating within Danville,...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Batti, on Nov 20, 2009 at 2:11 pm | 28 comments | 1941 Views

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Prospective residents camp out for new homes

Several families took weeks-long camping trips in the San Ramon Valley recently, but not to enjoy the great outdoors. Instead,...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by Samantha, on Aug 27, 2012 at 10:42 pm | 8 comments | 1941 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Our global positioning Read the full story here http://www.danvilleweekly.com/story.php?story_id=4249 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Tim, on Mar 20, 2008 at 11:27 am | 2 comments | 1940 Views

SPORTS

Undefeated Slammers defeat Cru's Crushers in final

The San Ramon Slammers defeated the Cru's Crushers in the championship game of the 680 Pony League 11U Playoffs at Twin Creeks...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by M3 S3-R, on Aug 27, 2009 at 1:31 pm | 1 comment | 1940 Views

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Alamo intersection project off the table

So many fired-up Alamo residents made the trek to last night's Tri-Valley Transportation Council meeting at the Dougherty...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by Jennifer Crest, on Jul 2, 2008 at 10:00 am | 2 comments | 1939 Views

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Authorities identify gunman killed after shooting CHP officer on I-680

Christopher Boone Lacy, a resident of Corning, Calif., was fatally shot by a second CHP officer after he shot Officer Kenyon...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by jrm, on Sep 6, 2012 at 3:38 pm | 7 comments | 1939 Views

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14 running for 10th district

The race to replace U.S. Rep. Ellen Tauscher in the 10th Congressional District is heavily under way, with the special election...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2009
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Aug 2, 2009 at 3:06 pm | 2 comments | 1938 Views

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Ms. speed demon

Imagine strapping yourself into a drag racer. Not one of those Indy 500 behemoths, but a real hot rod. Needle thin, an inch...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 20, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 1937 Views

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Candidate profiles: Tomi Van de Brooke

Contra Costa Community College Governing Board President Tomi Van de Brooke already has insight into the workings of a county...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by Alamo Ron, on Apr 26, 2012 at 9:44 am | 12 comments | 1937 Views

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San Ramon teens advance to national science competition finals

Two Dougherty Valley High students have been named finalists in the Intel Science Talent Search (STS) 2015, which recognizes...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2015
Last comment by Danville John, on Feb 18, 2015 at 8:26 am | 2 comments | 1937 Views

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Planning Commission passes Elworthy plans

The Planning Commission approved a residential development on the 459-acre Elworthy Ranch on Tuesday. The Commission voted...

Original post made on May. 17, 2008
Last comment by CDSI community courtesy, on May 20, 2008 at 7:10 am | 5 comments | 1936 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monte Vista High student center receives architectural honor

The Workday Student Center at Danville's Monte Vista High School has received an architectural honor award from The American...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2014
Last comment by Monte Vista Mom, on Dec 23, 2014 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 1935 Views

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Technology glitches tick off teachers

Teachers packed the school board meeting room Tuesday night and gave rocking applause to speakers who - while acknowledging...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by chris, on Dec 5, 2008 at 7:55 pm | 12 comments | 1934 Views

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SRVUSD moving forward with new solar projects

The San Ramon Valley school district is poised to expand its solar-energy program after the school board approved a contract...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2015
Last comment by Dave, on Dec 15, 2015 at 10:47 am | 6 comments | 1933 Views
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