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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why isn't the PUSD School Board Investigating Ahmadi

With all the controversy and accusations being bandied about regarding Superintendent Ahmadi's handling of internal personnel...

Original post made by Horatio on Mar. 2, 2014
Last comment by Disgusted, on Mar 2, 2014 at 9:39 pm | 3 comments | 1275 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G and Prop 8

Supporters of Prop 8 claimed not to hate gays, and now opponents of Measure G claim to be pro-teacher. Does this sound like...

Original post made by Hoss on Apr. 15, 2009
Last comment by Love you guys, on Apr 19, 2009 at 2:18 pm | 10 comments | 2989 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hotel CalPERS: you can check out but you can never leave?

Hotel CalPERS: You can check out, but you can never leave? “CalPERS, the big state pension fund, has effectively slammed...

Original post made by Hotel CalPERS on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Susanna, on Sep 9, 2011 at 9:27 pm | 3 comments | 1679 Views

AROUND TOWN

Please consider supporting this wonderful nonprofit.

Tri-Valley Special Needs Annual Golf Tournament Monday, August 18 2008 Sunol Valley Golf Club HOUSE Inc. and Tri-Valley...

Original post made by HOUSE Inc. and Tri-Valley Special Needs on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Pleasanton at it's best!, on Jul 30, 2008 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 2885 Views

AROUND TOWN

37.1% Increase for Zone 7 Water District Customers

In 2016, the Zone 7 Water District serving Livermore, Pleasanton, Dublin and San Ramon raised the Zone 7 Cost of Water rates...

Original post made by Howard on Apr. 29, 2016
There are no comments yet. 397 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police contract - undisclosed benefits

Read this SJ Merc article about police contract included two More weeks paid vacation, plus mre $ for uniforms : http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_21528641/pleasanton-d...

Original post made by Howard Jarvis Fan on Sep. 12, 2012
Last comment by Patriot, on Sep 13, 2012 at 11:00 pm | 69 comments | 2666 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Hall paying twice for same work

As a resident and taxpayer, seems that City Hall is stuffed with employees with fat salaries and pensions, but then City...

Original post made by Howard Javis supporter on Aug. 14, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 17, 2010 at 12:58 pm | 25 comments | 2378 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park principal

Anyone know who will be the next principal at Harvest Park Middle School? School starts in a month.......

Original post made by HP MOM on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by That's funny!, on Jul 29, 2010 at 7:31 pm | 6 comments | 1950 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

10th Ryan Gordon Foothill-Amador Alumni Soccer Games

10th Ryan Gordon Foothill-Amador Alumni Soccer Games Benefiting the Foothill and Amador High School Soccer Programs. When:...

Original post made by HS Soccer on Nov. 26, 2012
Last comment by Trekmtb, on Nov 29, 2012 at 9:54 am | 1 comment | 4138 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

What, exactly is an "extreme" rodeo?

I note with some concern the addition of the adjective "extreme" to the rodeo event at the Fair. I doubt that the modifier...

Original post made by Hugh Mayne on Jun. 18, 2015
Last comment by Colonel Slanders, on Jun 20, 2015 at 3:59 pm | 3 comments | 1672 Views

SPORTS

SPORTS: Falcon's nest nets victory over Amador Valley

Well, that was a clever response to the question of why the thread was deleted (subject: Foothill basketball)...basically,...

Original post made by Huh ?!? on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by Irony, on Jun 3, 2011 at 4:13 pm | 6 comments | 2151 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What is Obama thinking?

Not sure what he's thinking proposing to limit the deductions families can claim for charitable donations, mortgage interest,...

Original post made by huh? on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by Socialism just ahead, on Mar 5, 2009 at 7:55 pm | 10 comments | 2401 Views

AROUND TOWN

New direction of Town Square Forum

Just did a quick scan of the Town Square Forum headlines and only 2 of the top 25 were related to Pleasanton. I don't remember...

Original post made by Huh? on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by 2ME4U, on Aug 12, 2009 at 10:18 am | 7 comments | 2566 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bachmann Obama and Fairy Tales

Michelle Bachmann was scheduled to appear at the Waterloo, Iowa Straw Caucus event but was late. Now that's not unusual....

Original post made by Hummm! on Aug. 16, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 16, 2011 at 10:53 pm | 3 comments | 1472 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Supreme Court Rules to Protect Privacy Rights (4th Amendment)

Good news. The Supreme Court just ruled that the police or government can't monitor people's movements with GPS tracking...

Original post made by Hurray on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by Thats my Motto, on Jan 28, 2012 at 5:48 pm | 16 comments | 1800 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

I love the way Herman Cain speaks

I love the way Herman Cain speaks. We need more of these types of leaders and role models. It is time to stop playing...

Original post made by I am not a victim on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by Avid Tennis Player, on Oct 15, 2011 at 3:37 pm | 45 comments | 2500 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama and the Democrat Party vs. the American Dream

"You didn't build that!" The real Obama who hates business, hates private sector, hates everything that has made America...

Original post made by I Built It on Jul. 29, 2012
Last comment by At least I read, on Aug 2, 2012 at 11:40 am | 13 comments | 1946 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

I Cried Last Night

Last night I cried. When a jury decided not to indite Darren Wilson, I cried. I had asked my husband to take the kids into...

Original post made by I cried last night on Nov. 25, 2014
There are no comments yet. 986 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Promises, promises: Obama tax pledge unrealistic

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama promised to fix health care and trim the federal budget deficit, all without raising...

Original post made by I didn\'t vote for him! on Jul. 8, 2009
Last comment by Unemployed, on Jul 10, 2009 at 10:13 am | 11 comments | 1770 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Paid advertisement by Robert Byrd?

I just read the paid advertisement, "Downtown, Pleasanton Part II" by Robert Byrd. Is he seriously comparing a coffee shop...

Original post made by I don\'t understand on Jan. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 12, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 2033 Views
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