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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Budget Cuts - an alternative

An idea: There is going to be a huge impact on our schools because of school budget uncertainty in CA. Current Proposed...

Original post made by Simple Solution on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Guy, on Feb 2, 2012 at 7:57 pm | 26 comments | 2550 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Danville Weekly post Tri-Valley University fraud conviction story (which is mysteriously absent on Pleasanton Weekly site)

Embarcadero Media is the company controlling the Pleasanton Weekly and Danville Weekly. The Danville Weekly on its Danville...

Original post made by Sing Like a Canary on Mar. 26, 2014
Last comment by Sing Like a Canary, on Mar 26, 2014 at 2:22 am | 1 comment | 1855 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton Police Biased Against Single Fathers

Dad has custody of child for a year while mom parties and runs around the state on a Harley. Dad gives mom 1/2 custody...

Original post made by Single Father on Jun. 19, 2011
Last comment by Been there, done that., on Jun 25, 2011 at 11:03 am | 21 comments | 4166 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Home to home solicitation

Yet another knock on my door after dark last night. I live alone and didn't open my door but have to open a curtain to see...

Original post made by Single woman on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Knock Knock, Whose There?, on Nov 23, 2010 at 6:00 am | 17 comments | 2436 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jerry for women

I am dismayed that I cannot vote for Jerry McNerney this year, and I'll tell you why. I am a new transplant - I used to...

Original post made by SJC TRANSPLANT on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Financial Collapse, on Oct 24, 2012 at 8:48 pm | 4 comments | 908 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Year-Round Schooling

How many of you like school? To those of you who do: what's wrong with you? And to those of you who don't: the good news...

Original post made by sjhfkhf on Mar. 3, 2013
Last comment by Paul Aguire, on Mar 5, 2013 at 5:10 pm | 7 comments | 2310 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Jesus Fanatics Soap Box Lecturing in Downtown

I am sure there have been other comments along the way about this, but I was surprised, mildly entertained, and then disgusted...

Original post made by sknywench on Jul. 21, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1632 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

You call them "illegals" and want to deny health care? 20,000 a year-Slaves!

MEXICO (TIER 2) [Extracted from U.S. State Dept Trafficking in Persons Report, June 2009] Mexico is a large source,...

Original post made by Slaves on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Concerned, on Aug 11, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 3 comments | 1030 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lawn mowers at 7:30am on a Saturday

What is the law/rule about the times that lawn service can start on any given day? One of my neighbors has his lawn service...

Original post made by Sleep Deprived on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Denise, on Dec 15, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 4 comments | 960 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Garbage Service Pickup Hours

Am I the only person in town who objects to being rattled awake at 6:15 AM from the Pleasanton Garbage Service trucks? No...

Original post made by Sleepless in P-Town on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by Millie, on Feb 16, 2010 at 8:09 am | 9 comments | 859 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firecrackers/fireworks in the middle of the night?

Two nights out of the past few, I've been awakened in the middle of the night by the sound of loud firecrackers going off....

Original post made by Sleepy on Mar. 9, 2009
Last comment by HAHA, on Mar 12, 2009 at 2:29 pm | 26 comments | 2073 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Undercover Reporters Expose the Hoax of the Green Jobs Program

Sorry Mr. McNerney and the rest of your Obama democrat cronies...your push for Green Jobs is a hoax at best and just a redistribution...

Original post made by slime green on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Mittens, on Jul 19, 2012 at 4:55 pm | 8 comments | 1026 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

New Job Oppos in NYC! "Soft Drink Police"

Have you heard? Mayor Bloomberg (a good freedom-hating Democrat) is ready to ban sugary soft drinks over 16 ounces! http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2012/05/30/here-he-goes-again-blo...

Original post made by Slurpee on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Dr. Pepper, on Jun 1, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 4 comments | 1108 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

FOOD STAMPS!!!

I am absolutely appauled that this woman in Southern California is receiving food stamps for her children. She had NO business...

Original post made by small biz owner on Feb. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 18, 2009 at 12:48 pm | 54 comments | 2040 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parenting Competing Daughters: Smart or Spoiling

Time again for me to reach out to the straight shooters of the PWeekly community for advice: I have two daughters one...

Original post made by Smart or Spoiling on Feb. 6, 2010
Last comment by Drew, on Feb 8, 2010 at 9:30 pm | 5 comments | 956 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Smarter Balance Assessment - Just say No!

I like the rest of PUSD parents received the letter from Superintendent Parvin Ahmadi informing us that our children will...

Original post made by Smarter Parent on Apr. 22, 2014
Last comment by john, on Apr 22, 2014 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 261 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smoking at our parks

In this day and age, it is hard to imagine anyone not knowing about the danger of second and third hand smoke. Yet, each...

Original post made by Smiley Face on Jun. 28, 2013
Last comment by Honestly, on Jul 3, 2013 at 9:33 pm | 18 comments | 1524 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jimmy Carter - Just Shut Up

Jimmy Carter is an embarrassment. He was when he was President. He is now. I figured it would not take long for him to...

Original post made by Snarky on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by Billie, on Sep 19, 2009 at 2:47 pm | 67 comments | 1558 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Drug Sniffing Dogs - It can be done!

I found a very interesting article from 2007 about a district in California (PUSD - but not our PUSD) and drug sniffing dogs....

Original post made by Sniffing Uproar on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 14, 2012 at 6:43 pm | 32 comments | 2263 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

8:09 results so far on G

Measure G - Pleasanton USD Completed Precincts: 23 of 42 YES 6,199 58.42% NO 4,412 41.58%...

Original post made by so far... on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by So Far...it's over!, on Jun 2, 2009 at 10:48 pm | 43 comments | 1608 Views
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Jim Kohnen Post Office Signed into Law
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 778 views

CPRA: Balancing privacy, public's right to know
By Gina Channell-Allen | 3 comments | 421 views