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Out of control public pensions - NYT oped

Interesting oped from NYT on their public employee retirement cost issues: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/06/opinion/06sun1.html?_r=1 Many...

Original post made by We are not alone on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 9, 2011 at 6:41 am | 39 comments | 1249 Views

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Congressman Paul Ryan's "Roadmap for America" : This will retire the entire US debt

Please inform yourself regarding Paul Ryan's "Roadmap..." We must get America back on track and 180 degrees in the opposite...

Original post made by We Need This! on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 7:17 pm | 7 comments | 991 Views

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California universities are now courting out of staters and international students.

[This post was removed because it was only a story copied from another publication, in this case from the Roseville (Calif.)...

Original post made by We need to get out sh...t together and quick on Mar. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1059 Views

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Weeding

My yard has a lot of weeds but my kids can't tolerate Roundup and other such stuff. You know of some organic harmless...

Original post made by WeedHater on Jul. 18, 2011
Last comment by Like a good neighbor, on Jul 25, 2011 at 2:29 pm | 16 comments | 1034 Views

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Weekly Mole reveals forum users identities

Someone at the Pleasanton Weekly has been revealing the identity of both registered, as well as non registered forum users. I...

Original post made by WeeklyMole on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by 2ME4U, on Aug 17, 2009 at 9:48 am | 26 comments | 1351 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are Young Teachers Better Than Older Ones?

In an editorial in The Pleasanton Weekly Jeb Bing writes, "The tax would have saved the 127 of 148 jobs that are on the...

Original post made by Wendy on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Sarah, on Jun 11, 2009 at 5:12 pm | 42 comments | 1794 Views

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Measure G Consulting Firm-Who Paid For It?

In an editorial in The Pleasanton Weekly (June 5, 2009) Jeb Bing writes, "...a mostly quiet opposition defeated a well-financed...

Original post made by Wendy on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Pepe La Pew, on Jun 15, 2009 at 3:10 pm | 91 comments | 2117 Views

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Therapist-Eating Disorders-Teenagers

Are there any teenagers out there or parents of teenagers who have used and recommend a therapist for eating disorders?...

Original post made by Wendy on Apr. 3, 2010
Last comment by Wendy, on Apr 7, 2010 at 12:34 pm | 8 comments | 825 Views

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Middle school boy sings Lady Gaga's 'Paparazzi'-Youtube

He made me cry!...

Original post made by Wendy on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by jessica, on May 13, 2010 at 9:33 am | 1 comment | 1166 Views

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Garbage not picked up

Normally, our garbage is picked up today. Our yard waste bin was emptied, but our regular garbage and our recycled waste...

Original post made by Wendy on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by cna training, on Jun 25, 2010 at 6:05 am | 7 comments | 1581 Views

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Amador High School Clubs

Does anyone know how kids are notified about when and where the various high school clubs meet? I can't find any information...

Original post made by Wendy on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by mom, on Sep 3, 2010 at 8:20 am | 2 comments | 1435 Views

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Starbucks Plastic Cups-Recyclable?

I remember checking about Starbucks plastic cups, and they were the wrong shape to put in the blue recycle bin. Something...

Original post made by Wendy on Jul. 23, 2012
Last comment by kolohe, on Jul 26, 2012 at 11:08 am | 5 comments | 1790 Views

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Chamber Golf Outing at Callippe, June 5th

Donít miss the chance to participate in this premier golf networking event! Open to everyone. The Pleasanton Chamber of...

Original post made by Wendy Gutshall on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Roy Cook, on May 15, 2009 at 3:23 pm | 3 comments | 1090 Views

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America's Economy in Accelerated Death Spiral Thanks to Obama- and McNerney-nomics...

Dow now down over 500 at this point. Obama is cheering over this. Yet he states that he has a long way to go to completely...

Original post made by WeNeedReagan on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 11, 2011 at 9:20 pm | 14 comments | 1137 Views

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Split the kids up in High School or not?

I have two children very close in age that fight a lot. Should I send one to Amador (freshman this year) and one to Foothill...

Original post made by Werner Klemperer on Feb. 6, 2010
Last comment by sarah, on Feb 25, 2010 at 11:11 am | 15 comments | 1098 Views

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How many crosses have been added to the hill in Lafayette?

Last Wednesday, did the Pleasantonians for Peace announce how many crosses have been added to the hill in Lafayette since...

Original post made by West Side Observer on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Unemployed, on Jul 17, 2009 at 5:03 pm | 11 comments | 1167 Views

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PUSD Discovery Program Being Eliminated-W/O Any Discussion

Can someone explain to me why the Discovery Program at Walnut Grove was just eliminated, yet parents just got a matter of...

Original post made by WG on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Bird Parent, on Apr 3, 2012 at 11:21 am | 37 comments | 20278 Views

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OAH Hearing-Valexis Sutton (Walnut Grove) - Kinglsey conflict of interest

http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/oah/CaseSettingsReports/agweekly_09-13-13.pdf indicates that Walnut Grove custodian Valexis...

Original post made by WG Fact Finding on Dec. 20, 2013
Last comment by Tim, on Dec 21, 2013 at 10:59 am | 19 comments | 1693 Views

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A new climate action plan from our President, a preview

For the American people & Pleasantonians, please be aware the President will announce a series of executive actions, in the...

Original post made by WH advisor on Jun. 23, 2013
Last comment by Angry, on Jun 26, 2013 at 11:11 am | 9 comments | 864 Views

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Rowdy protesters overrun health care meetings

" his office received a death threat from a caller who said Miller "could lose his life over this. " Rowdy protesters...

Original post made by What a Shame on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Aug 7, 2009 at 10:14 am | 4 comments | 939 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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