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Board discusses laptop program for Pleasanton middle schools

The Pleasanton school board heard a report from middle school principals at its meeting last night about a proposal to expand...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by WeWentThroughLaptop, on Nov 10, 2015 at 6:37 am | 21 comments | 3930 Views


District leaders' departures expected or exodus?

Several Pleasanton Unified School District leaders have left the district in the past six months, prompting questions from...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2015
Last comment by John Gomes, on Nov 9, 2015 at 10:28 pm | 1 comment | 1903 Views


School board expected to issue approval for search firm, hear union agreement Tuesday

The Pleasanton Unified school board will meet Tuesday night to decide whether to approve a contract with an Omaha-based superintendent...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2015
Last comment by SoMuchLitigation, on Nov 9, 2015 at 5:49 pm | 1 comment | 1019 Views


99 Ranch uses 24,000 gallons of water a day

I just read an article of the SF Chronicle website, not sure if all the facts are true. But, they printed it so it must...

Original post made by highdiver on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by sknywench, on Nov 9, 2015 at 2:27 pm | 7 comments | 562 Views


Realtors market to Chinese to drive up prices, profits

In the Nov 30 SF Chronicle, Columnist Kathleen Pender writes: "About a dozen ... Realtors returned last week from a trip...

Original post made by Just Greed? on Nov. 9, 2015
There are no comments yet. 223 Views


Second preschool OK'd for Vintage Hills Shopping Center

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has approved a bid by Genius Kids to open a second preschool and daycare facility in the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by Local, on Nov 9, 2015 at 10:44 am | 10 comments | 1358 Views


Starbucks wins city's OK for a stand-alone kiosk in Rose Pavilion

Starbucks, which just opened its new Starbucks Evening coffee house on Pleasanton's Main Street, won approval last week for...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2015
Last comment by Like, on Nov 9, 2015 at 10:33 am | 2 comments | 1064 Views


Community of Character - Scholarship Deadline is Mon, Nov 9, 2015

The Community of Character Collaborative invites all High School seniors in Pleasanton to apply for the annual Juanita Haugen...

Original post made by Ken mano on Nov. 8, 2015
There are no comments yet. 121 Views


16 in Congress seek to cancel student loan debt for local lab employees

Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) has called on the Education Department to forgive the student loans of employees at...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 8, 2015 at 10:03 am | 34 comments | 1554 Views


Foothill: 35, Amador Valley 7; game on TV30 tonight

Tri-Valley Television covered Friday night's game which Foothill High won 35-7 over Amador Valley, with the station's play-by-play...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2015
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Nov 7, 2015 at 6:44 pm | 2 comments | 2101 Views



Heard that the transcript of the Varnish hearing is available. Will PW get and post it? Might be fun reading to actually...

Original post made by George on Nov. 3, 2015
Last comment by OhReally?, on Nov 7, 2015 at 2:14 pm | 14 comments | 1092 Views


Mariachi makes musical arrival in Pleasanton

A new musical program has arrived in Pleasanton, adding the sounds of the guitarron and vihuela to the school district's...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Annoyed White Girl, on Nov 7, 2015 at 1:00 pm | 4 comments | 1956 Views


Harmony Fusion Chorus at Lynnewood United Methodist at 2 p.m. today

Ever have a song stuck in your head that you can't get rid of? And it's a song you're embarrassed to even admit liking? Read...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2015
Last comment by Gary Harmon, on Nov 7, 2015 at 8:14 am | 1 comment | 734 Views


Planners OK Starbucks drive-up kiosk at Rose Pavilion

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has approved plans by Starbucks to build a drive-up/walk up-only coffee shop in the Rose...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2015
Last comment by no, on Nov 6, 2015 at 10:36 pm | 11 comments | 1835 Views


It's the big game: Foothill vs. Amador Valley Friday night

Make no mistake about it, the East Bay Athletic League football championship banner will hang in Pleasanton this season,...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by Footballers friend, on Nov 6, 2015 at 10:16 pm | 11 comments | 3118 Views


Homemade Signs Posted All Over!!

I can appreciate people wanting to advertise or post a lost pet notice around town. The problem is when the event is over...

Original post made by Don on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 6, 2015 at 9:44 pm | 7 comments | 743 Views


Government jobs: justice at last!

It looks like the public sector is about to get some adjustments and start seeing what the private sector has been through...

Original post made by Finally! on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Sai, on Nov 6, 2015 at 9:33 pm | 6 comments | 1069 Views


Diwali celebration to shine light on Pleasanton schools' music program

A celebration of the Indian holiday Diwali is coming to Pleasanton next month to raise money for the school district's band...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by WIOP, on Nov 6, 2015 at 6:05 pm | 6 comments | 3159 Views


Obama Rejcts Construction of Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

Which is the lesser evil, Keystone oil pipeline or moving the crude by rail car? Which has the least impact on the environment? With...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Nov 6, 2015 at 3:59 pm | 4 comments | 138 Views


EPA now has our Air Conditioners in its Crosshairs!

Oh those Democrats or "Progressives" as they like to call themselves. ("Progressives" is a term that the Democrats believe...

Original post made by Not Progressive on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Pololo Mololo, on Nov 6, 2015 at 3:30 pm | 5 comments | 195 Views
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