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Water content from Sierra snowpack now at 81% of normal

The water content of the snowpack in the state is 81 percent of normal for this date, the California Department of Water...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Apr 3, 2009 at 11:36 am | 2 comments | 1262 Views

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COMMENTARY: The haves and the have-nots

Sitting side by side the other day at a joint meeting of the Pleasanton City Council and school board, City Manager Nelson...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Kiko, on Apr 3, 2009 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 1439 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wednesday night fire destroys trailer at new Zone 7 plant

A fire in a construction trailer at a new Zone 7 desalinization plant at the corner of Santa Rita Road and Stoneridge Drive...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 3, 2009 at 8:59 am | 12 comments | 1344 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel tax costs - up to $300K for taxpayers

The following was posted under another topic and bears repeating. In addition to costs provided by the Registrar of Voters,...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sensibly Save Our Schools, on Apr 3, 2009 at 8:21 am | 5 comments | 1298 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Newspaper - Conflict of Interest?

I know why Jeb is censoring items against the parcel tax and why he is in support of the tax. Jeb's wife works in the office...

Original post made by Mike on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sensibly Save Our Schools, on Apr 3, 2009 at 8:18 am | 5 comments | 1246 Views

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Editorial

Sitting side by side the other day at a joint meeting of the Pleasanton City Council and school board, City Manager Nelson...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sensibly Save Our Schools, on Apr 3, 2009 at 8:12 am | 3 comments | 1298 Views

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All I was looking for was information on the parcel tax

I am amazed at what I read in the Town Square Forum. Yesterday, I got two different written opinions on the parcel tax for...

Original post made by Dave Walden on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:53 am | 23 comments | 3017 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cost to put parcel tax on the June 2nd ballot

Since the parcel tax discussion began, I've heard different accounts of what the actual cost to put a parcel tax measure...

Original post made by Wanting facts on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 1357 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton teachers agree to a 2-day layoff if parcel tax passes

Officials from the Association of Pleasanton Teachers announced on Sunday that their members have voted by a two-thirds majority...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:50 am | 34 comments | 1816 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vote No on Parcel tax - support fiscal responsibility and integrity

NO PARCEL TAX! It's not necessary to balance the PUSD budget or to retain teachers or programs even BEFORE federal stimulus...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:49 am | 3 comments | 1306 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No to Parcel Tax and No to Super Franks

Please join me in no longer giving Super Franks your business. A Save Our Schools Fundraiser is being held at their location. I...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:47 am | 1 comment | 1350 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Question for Ms. Reugsegger

You mention a bit about yourself - former board member. Are you not also listed as the Administrative Assistant to the superintendent...

Original post made by More Questions on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:47 am | 14 comments | 1454 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why was a thread asking questions about parcel tax blocked?

The following thread was closed off by the Pleasanton Weekly, but for the life of me, I can't figure out why since it was...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:46 am | 7 comments | 1282 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>City needs a cemetery Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=795 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Foxie, on Apr 2, 2009 at 10:21 pm | 1 comment | 1225 Views

AROUND TOWN

Butterfly's everywhere

Look outside. There are thousands of butterfly's...

Original post made by Ceaser on Mar. 28, 2009
Last comment by mflanagin, on Apr 2, 2009 at 8:28 pm | 9 comments | 1481 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Congressman hosting art competition with deadline May 1

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) will hold his annual 11th Congressional District Art Competition. The contest is...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 2, 2009 at 7:14 pm | 5 comments | 1704 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

NO to the Parcel Tax and NO to businesses who support it

Here are more businesses who support the parcel tax. It's their right, but it continues to be mine and every other taxpayer's...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by to the reactionaries, on Apr 2, 2009 at 6:01 pm | 14 comments | 1425 Views

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Small earthquake hits near Lake Tahoe; second in three days

The U.S. Geological Survey reported an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.5 struck this morning near Lake Tahoe. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by hotsand, on Apr 2, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 4 comments | 1269 Views

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Does anybody know what happened to the 'barefoot bicycle guy'?

I realized the other day I haven't seen him in some time. Does anybody know what happened to him? I think his name was...

Original post made by Curious on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by I'm Smiling:-), on Apr 2, 2009 at 4:35 pm | 17 comments | 2028 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are Videogames Bad Kids/Teens?

well i've asked a few people and all of them condemned videogames as being nothing but a waste of time that melts your brain...

Original post made by schnorres on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 2, 2009 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 1362 Views
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