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Special school board meeting tonight to hear about search for new superintendent

Pleasanton's school board will hold a public meeting tonight to hear an update from a consulting firm it hired to search...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2015
Last comment by getitright, on Dec 18, 2015 at 11:16 pm | 3 comments | 1853 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial on K-3 Class Size Reduction

"State should consider suspending K-3 class-size reduction" http://www.insidebayarea.com/opinion/ci_12613409 "The question...

Original post made by Stacey on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Still waiting, on Jun 19, 2009 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 1852 Views

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President Obama returns bust of Sir Winston Churchill back to Britain

Why would he do this? The UK is our greatest ally. It is really more curious why the main stream media (MSM) didn't report...

Original post made by WOW on Aug. 8, 2009
Last comment by To rest, on Aug 10, 2009 at 5:41 pm | 18 comments | 1852 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public workshop scheduled for tomorrow on Climate Action Plan

The city of Pleasanton will host a free community workshop about its proposed Climate Action Plan from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m....

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2011
Last comment by Member, on Jan 11, 2011 at 11:00 am | 13 comments | 1852 Views

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Station to nowhere?

Just wanted to offer some memories and insight to the mess-up by BART. This is not anything new. I worked in the 60's for...

Original post made by Don on Sep. 20, 2009
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'Spare the Air' alert for today

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air Alert for today because of a high-pressure system...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 8, 2015 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 1852 Views

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The great Political and Racial Divide of 2009

The great Political and Racial Divide of 2009 is SO evident as Blacks and whites, Democrats and republicans, Liberals and...

Original post made by Ron on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 24, 2009 at 7:52 pm | 6 comments | 1851 Views

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County board cuts stipend, puts 3-month time limit on aid to needy

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors, which is facing a $180 million budget deficit, voted 3-2 Tuesday to revise its general...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by Finally, on Jun 10, 2009 at 1:59 pm | 6 comments | 1851 Views

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Prop. 8 sponsor warns same-sex marriage could lead to 'social moral decay'

An official sponsor of Proposition 8 testified in federal court in San Francisco Thursday that he believes same-sex marriage...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by Go Canucks Go, on Feb 2, 2010 at 9:46 pm | 25 comments | 1851 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

You have let our children down!

In the past 11 years of working & living in Pleasanton everyone I have spoken to in this community has pride themselves on...

Original post made by Disappointed Pleasantonian on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 29, 2009 at 12:52 pm | 42 comments | 1850 Views

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Good old "Christian Family" once again....

5 Ministers charged in child sex abuse case appear in court By BILL DRAPER and HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH – 46 minutes ago LEXINGTON,...

Original post made by Annon on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 13, 2009 at 4:39 pm | 6 comments | 1850 Views

AROUND TOWN

Which swimming pools are open at night in the area?

The Dublin swimming pool will start being open Monday and Wednesday 7 PM until 9 PM in a week, but are there any other pools...

Original post made by Summer pool hours in evening? on Jun. 7, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 9, 2013 at 8:15 pm | 1 comment | 1850 Views

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Golfing Grandpas Parking

Golfing Grandpas have recently started parking in coveted spaces, as the central spot for carpooling to their golf courses,...

Original post made by Shopper on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jul 16, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 2 comments | 1850 Views

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State legislature approves new $52.4 billion gas tax plan

The California Legislature Thursday approved a $52.4 billion, 10-year gas tax and new annual vehicle fee increase intended...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2017
Last comment by Jake Waters, on Apr 12, 2017 at 8:47 pm | 13 comments | 1850 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

REQUIRED READING

All voters considering the Measure G proposal in June and the State measures in May should go to the Howard Jarvis web site...

Original post made by Joe on Apr. 27, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Apr 27, 2009 at 8:17 pm | 14 comments | 1849 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lights, camera, action

T Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=3788 posted Friday, April 4, 2008, 12:00 AM...

Original post made on May. 19, 2009
Last comment by Gina, on May 19, 2009 at 8:05 pm | 2 comments | 1849 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district starts year with $350,000 deficit

It's early in the school year, but the Pleasanton Unified School District is already talking about budget cuts. In the regular...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 25, 2009 at 5:42 pm | 33 comments | 1849 Views

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New Mammogram Guidelines: A Step Backward?

I'm concerned that the government is changing its recommendations for when and how often women should get mammograms. After...

Original post made by FamilyHistory on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by noone, on Nov 20, 2009 at 11:12 am | 28 comments | 1849 Views

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Jobs anyone!

WASHINGTON (AP) — New and smaller companies, more than the big multinationals surveyed by the roundtable, tend to drive...

Original post made by SCUBAMom on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by SCUBAMom, on Dec 15, 2011 at 9:22 am | 10 comments | 1849 Views

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PDA board names Laura Olson as its new executive director

Laura Olson, last year's chairman of the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce and an executive with UNCLE Credit Union, has been...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Sonu, on Jun 9, 2010 at 7:36 am | 5 comments | 1849 Views
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Livermore trustees demonstrating wisdom
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The Great Divide, and What’s Next?
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