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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anti-bullying policy: Mental gymnasties in the CC Times

Here is a link to the article to which I'm responding, headlined in the print edition: "Anti-gay bullying proves tough for...

Original post made by Tom Cushing on Jan. 30, 2011
Last comment by LBGTQ Youth, on Jan 31, 2011 at 7:44 pm | 16 comments | 2935 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Haunted house makes thousands for local schools

Granny's parlor looks the same as it has for years: faded carpets, bookshelves lined with yellow-paged tomes and a rocking...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2011
Last comment by Phyllis Roach, on Nov 9, 2011 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 2935 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 | 2935 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Judge reduces prison term for 'Dirty DUI' informant

Christopher Butler -- a former private investigator at the center of an East Bay corruption scandal who later cooperated...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Justice, on May 1, 2014 at 9:39 am | 3 comments | 2935 Views

SPORTS

Local teen figure skater takes gold, Pacific Coast crown

Sierra Venetta, a freshman at Danville's Monte Vista High School, earned a gold medal and the 2015 Pacific Coast Sectional...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2016
Last comment by Kierstyn , on Jan 10, 2016 at 8:12 pm | 1 comment | 2934 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 | 2934 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 2933 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local Republican leaders endorse McNerney

Dublin, CA – Local Republican leaders Mayor Mike Doyle of Danville, Councilmember Steve Abercrombie of Tracy and former...

Original post made by Chet on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by Greg, on Nov 2, 2010 at 9:43 am | 11 comments | 2932 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County health plan selected to participate in state insurance exchange

The state agency charged with organizing health care exchanges as part of the federal Affordable Care Act announced recently...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Conservator, on Jun 10, 2013 at 3:42 pm | 18 comments | 2932 Views

SPORTS

Forum defined

Dear Dolores and Jessica, REF: http://www.danvilleweekly.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=&t=2454 A Town Square Forum appropriate...

Original post made by Hal on Dec. 27, 2010
Last comment by jrm, on Jan 5, 2011 at 8:42 pm | 16 comments | 2930 Views

AROUND TOWN

Concierge Medicine

I saw Dr. Parsons' ad today for his new Concierge Medicine practice and I'm very excited to be participating in it. He really...

Original post made by Shelly on Feb. 9, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2930 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Danville Planning Commission hears comments on proposed development

The Danville Planning Commission Tuesday hosted the first in what could be a series of public meetings on a proposed housing...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2013
Last comment by Rick, on Dec 3, 2013 at 1:04 am | 5 comments | 2929 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

T'ai Chi Ch'uan

The room is completely quiet as adult students of all ages line up on the hard, shiny floor. Teacher Bob Kipper stands in...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2007
Last comment by vkipper@lycos.com, on Dec 30, 2007 at 11:34 am | 1 comment | 2927 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 | 2926 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ramp closures set this week for I-680 express lanes work

Construction on the Interstate 680 express lanes project will lead to a pair of overnight freeway ramp closures during the...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2016
Last comment by Residents, on Mar 31, 2016 at 3:59 pm | 2 comments | 2926 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meet your supervisor

Come meet Supervisor Mary N. Piepho for a cup of coffee and a chance to talk about county issues. The informal coffee will...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Hal Bailey, on Sep 14, 2007 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 2925 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District API scores best of any large school district in the state

San Ramon Valley Unified School District's results place it as the 8th highest unified school district in the state and the...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by In Alamo, on Sep 12, 2011 at 9:21 am | 8 comments | 2922 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Collision with cop car knocks girl off bike

A 14-year-old girl was found to be at fault after she hit a Danville police car and was knocked off her bicycle. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2008
Last comment by Cyclist from San Ramon, on May 18, 2008 at 1:54 pm | 3 comments | 2922 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

This week's police log

The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week. This is a sampling, omitting...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by CDSI Research Fellowship, on Aug 5, 2010 at 5:20 pm | 2 comments | 2922 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Road rage leads to arrest

An incident of road rage ended with a Danville man in custody after he waved a knife at another driver and challenged him...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Make Danville Safe, on May 1, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 11 comments | 2920 Views
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Media malpractice
By Tim Hunt | 46 comments | 1,019 views

The Great Divide, and What’s Next?
By Tom Cushing | 23 comments | 531 views

 

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