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SCHOOLS & KIDS

MEASURE G FAILS

Measure G - Pleasanton USD Completed Precincts: 42 of 42 YES 9,651 61.71% NO 5,988 38.29% ...

Original post made by It\'s done on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 3, 2009 at 8:28 am | 15 comments | 1429 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schwarzenegger: This year's budget gap may hit $7 billion

More state cuts to education and PUSD on the way I'm afraid. "Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger estimated Monday that California's...

Original post made by It\'s happening again on Nov. 10, 2009
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Nov 12, 2009 at 3:59 pm | 41 comments | 1905 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Suggestion for PW: Cover the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (It IS Obama's Responsibility for Cleanup)

Suggestion for the (Very Democrat) Editor of this PW. Why not write about the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, which gives our...

Original post made by It\'s Obama\'s Responsibility on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 8, 2010 at 2:56 pm | 5 comments | 984 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PLEASE KEEP IN MIND - THE ELECTION IS OVER!

The election is over folks! Time for everyone - the Yes and the No people to start working together. Rehashing the voting...

Original post made by It\'s Over on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 3, 2009 at 12:07 pm | 13 comments | 1284 Views

AROUND TOWN

Applauding the city council

I was watching the city council meeting that had a rerun on Saturday evening. I watched as the owner of the Vineyard Mobile...

Original post made by Ivan on Aug. 23, 2009
Last comment by I van, on Aug 24, 2009 at 9:53 am | 3 comments | 1171 Views

AROUND TOWN

OAK GROVE DEVELOPER FILES LAWSUIT

Although not reported in the weekly, the Oak Grove developer has filed a lawsuit to block the referendum. Talk about big...

Original post made by iwasthereto on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by Nicole, on Dec 23, 2007 at 7:51 pm | 13 comments | 2936 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hosterman Contradictions - Bias at the Weekly???

Interesting that the 'Hosterman Contradictions' blog has mysteriously disappeared. Is this the Weekly Playing politics?...

Original post made by iwastheretoo on Sep. 2, 2008
Last comment by DeDeDee, on Sep 3, 2008 at 6:15 pm | 10 comments | 1999 Views

SPORTS

You guys really missed the boat... again

Brandon Crawford. Maybe you've heard of him? Rookie playing for the San Francisco Giants. Ringing any bells? Graduate of...

Original post made by Izzy on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by Cubs Fan, on Jun 6, 2011 at 10:07 pm | 15 comments | 3252 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Very confusing

I'm curious - where is the article on Pleasanton Weekly about Jamie Hinztke taking pictures of the audience? Was it taken...

Original post made by I\\\'m so confused on Jun. 22, 2015
Last comment by OMG! OMG!, on Jun 22, 2015 at 10:33 pm | 7 comments | 964 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California's Democratic-led Legislature is putting union interests over taxpayers' well-being, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said Thursday as the state prepared to issue IOUs for the first time in nearly 20 years.

What part of the union memebers being citizens AND taxpayers does the governor not get?...

Original post made by J on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 6, 2009 at 8:51 am | 10 comments | 1384 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

No longer honoring IOU's??!!

http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20090711/BUSINESS/907111084 I for one no longer intend to take my money to, or do...

Original post made by J on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 15, 2009 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1294 Views

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For those who want to complain about unions

Apparently there are those who are convinced that the unions are to blame for all the states ills- So I thought I would give...

Original post made by J on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 19, 2009 at 1:57 pm | 26 comments | 1897 Views

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Legal Immunity Set for Swine Flu Vaccine Makers

Hopefully I'm not the only one a little bothered by this notion...Do we need a whole new generation suffering from side effects...

Original post made by J on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 21, 2009 at 11:15 pm | 5 comments | 1397 Views

AROUND TOWN

People who go out of their way to be nasty

I think all of us either have one of these individuals in the workplace with us, or have at some point in the past...You...

Original post made by J on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Aug 5, 2009 at 3:47 pm | 8 comments | 1151 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger offered a $50,000 reward today for tips leading to the conviction of the assailants in the shooting death of a man in unincorporated Hayward

Would that be in the form of an IOU?? We aren't able to pay state employees the money owed them, but the governor is handing...

Original post made by J on Jul. 2, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1254 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Does anybody know the status of the victim??

When this story ran, I took an interest in the victim of the hit & run, as he sounded like a terrific guy. Sadly, the local...

Original post made by J on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Guest, on Jun 4, 2011 at 10:53 pm | 24 comments | 3727 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Would you want a "Michael Jackson" diamond?

This morning I read a story about an American company planning to take a lock of Michael Jackson's hair, and create 10 1/2...

Original post made by J on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by J, on Aug 4, 2009 at 7:39 pm | 3 comments | 1156 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town Square Forum category request

Dear Editor, Would you consider adding another category to your Town Square Forum? Since Pleasanton and California...

Original post made by J Flack on Jul. 14, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1244 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Flood Notice: U-Store-It 3101 Valley Ave, Pleasanton

Announcement to all customers of U-Store-It located at: U-Store-It 3101 Valley Ave Pleasanton, CA 94566 (925) 249-0004 On...

Original post made by J. Suzukawa on Jan. 11, 2008
Last comment by Eileen, on Jan 15, 2008 at 10:41 am | 2 comments | 2838 Views

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I'm Red and I'm Scared

Don't get me wrong, I am a Republican, but more of a Rhino according to my friends. However, over the last few years, I felt...

Original post made by J. Talis III on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 17, 2012 at 5:25 pm | 19 comments | 4561 Views
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