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AROUND TOWN

Disappearing Yard Signs

Why are signs related to the upcoming election being STOLEN from people's front yards?? Any ideas? ...

Original post made by A Concerned Voter on Oct. 4, 2008
Last comment by tolerance seeker, on Oct 13, 2008 at 4:54 pm | 20 comments | 2081 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vallejo CTA Member tells Superintendent to take a 12% pay cut

In an open letter to Vallejo Superintendent Mary Bull, Deanna Dunn, the Special Ed Director of the Vallejo Education Association...

Original post made by a different perspective in Vallejo on Apr. 9, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1266 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Heartfelt Thank You to Teachers and Staff

Yesterday was a sad day as Teachers received their final layoff notices. It affected a local school near me - and 8...

Original post made by A Fan of Educators on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by teacher, on Jun 5, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 4 comments | 1354 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Blog Bashing 101

Okay, I want to address and issue people seem to have on this blog site. Each time a post is made it seems like people...

Original post made by a fellow writer on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 18, 2008 at 6:15 pm | 9 comments | 2066 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

When a city's leadership hurts the entire town

This is happening in Half Moon bay: http://articles.sfgate.com/2007-12-18/news/17273760_1_half-moon-bay-face-cuts-million-judgment http://www.mercurynews.com/san-mateo-county/...

Original post made by A must read on Aug. 28, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Aug 30, 2010 at 9:03 pm | 11 comments | 1506 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

House Explosion on E Angela St.

It's been almost a year now, is this eye sore of a house ever going to be torn down? Are we ever going to learn what truly...

Original post made by A Neighbor on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 20, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 1371 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Drug Sniffing Dogs at Amador Valley?

Today I received this message from the PTSA at Amador Valley High School: "A special PTSA General Meeting will take place...

Original post made by A Neighbor on Dec. 3, 2011
Last comment by Parent , on Dec 16, 2011 at 2:55 pm | 61 comments | 7649 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's First Years

In the face of stunning bad behavior, political name calling, posturing and pandering that we have all been subjected to...

Original post made by A Neighbor on Jan. 21, 2012
Last comment by Jamie, on Jan 24, 2012 at 5:43 pm | 22 comments | 1241 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Calif Teachers Indirectly Own 6% of Bushmaster

The nation will be faced with a great number of questions as talk turns to how to prevent the next massacre. We will talk...

Original post made by A Neighbor on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by Bug Zapper, on Dec 19, 2012 at 11:00 am | 32 comments | 1473 Views

AROUND TOWN

AVHS Softball Ranked No. 1 in Nation

Let's hear it for Amador Valley High School's Varsity Girls Softball team! They have been ranked first in the nation in...

Original post made by A Neighbor on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by #32 Mom, on Feb 26, 2013 at 4:33 pm | 1 comment | 1437 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

sports for special needs child

Hi I have been reading the Pleasanton weekly and am very impressed with the community. You are all so helpful and concerned...

Original post made by a parent of a special needs child on Sep. 12, 2010
Last comment by Peggy, on Sep 16, 2010 at 7:18 am | 7 comments | 1625 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Inefficient & erroneous PUSD work

PUSD needs to learn to be more efficient & check their own work before sending out letters and distribute information to...

Original post made by A Pleasanton Parent on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by b, on Mar 3, 2011 at 1:53 pm | 9 comments | 1216 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Would you, could you in the rain?

Would you, could you in the rain? Why are the students of PMS spending their lunch period in 40 degree temps in the pouring...

Original post made by A PMS parent on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by lunch lady, on Jan 23, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 5 comments | 1089 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama -- Wall Street's best friend

Some people who voted for Obama during what was the worst financial crisis since the great depression, thought that his administration...

Original post made by a reader on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Sep 28, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 3 comments | 932 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Things are looking good for getting bailout money back

"CIT Group is the first big bailout loss for taxpayers, but it won't be the last. " http://money.cnn.com/2009/11/02/news/tarp.travails.fortune/index.htm?postversion=2009110214 ...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Nov 2, 2009 at 1:18 pm | 2 comments | 849 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama gets it wrong again

Get ready to open your wallets again for some major bailouts. The Obama team and congress are laying the groundwork now. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/robert-reich/breaking-up-t...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Kathy, on Nov 10, 2009 at 10:28 am | 5 comments | 962 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why won't Obama get tough with Wall Street?

"President Obama has not been strong on the issue, and Timothy Geithner coddles the wanton bankers whenever they freak out...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Nov 11, 2009 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 980 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why is Pleasanton Garbage Service so slow in switching out cans?

I called Pleasanton Garbage the other day to inquire when I'll be getting a smaller garbage can -- I ordered one back in...

Original post made by A resident on Jan. 14, 2010
Last comment by Tony F., on Jan 25, 2010 at 12:22 pm | 31 comments | 2182 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fmr. Nat'l Security Advisor of Communist Romania (now a proud American) on the "Occupy Movement" (A Sobering Read)

This author finds a 'stunning' similarity between the American Democrat Party's "Change" and the lyrics to former Communist...

Original post made by A Sobering Read on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Nov 5, 2011 at 2:45 pm | 5 comments | 1016 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Are we all Stooges or Fools?

How can anyone in their right mind be fooled by the publicity that economy is on the mend when the Unemployment has hit an...

Original post made by A Stooge or a Fool on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by A Stooge or a Fool, on Sep 8, 2009 at 9:23 am | 5 comments | 1307 Views
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 34 comments | 941 views

Moneyball, the Sequel: Billy Beane for President!
By Tom Cushing | 6 comments | 684 views

Spedowfski Announces run for Livermore City Council
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 669 views