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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Does anyone know why our district has so much debt compared to other districts?

I heard from a friend that our district carries 18-20% debt while most other districts carry 3-4%. Why is this? What is...

Original post made by Resident on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by an old mom, on Feb 4, 2010 at 9:12 pm | 16 comments | 1115 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Budget Update

An update on the San Ramon Valley School District negotiations: http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_14327534?source=rss ...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Feb 3, 2010 at 10:45 pm | 9 comments | 1011 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is "Safe Rides" still available?

Several teens have mentioned that teens are trying to call Safe Rides and it goes right to voice mail and that it is unusual...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 13, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1101 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Interesting reading From Around the State

http://ballotpedia.org/wiki/index.php/St._Helena_Unified_School_District_board_recall,_California_(2010)...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Feb 24, 2010 at 10:48 am | 8 comments | 955 Views

AROUND TOWN

Know a good local doctor for adult ADHD?

Can anyone recommend a good local doctor (MD, not psycologist) who can treat/manage adult ADHD? ...

Original post made by Resident on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by LN, on Mar 5, 2010 at 6:03 pm | 4 comments | 909 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Housing Cap Struck Down

As reported in the SF Chronicle: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/03/15/BABR1CG685.DTL&tsp=1 I...

Original post made by resident on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 16, 2010 at 12:40 pm | 10 comments | 980 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown Statues

Im not crazy about them. Some look like real people with metallic face paint and they are all in odd locations. Were these...

Original post made by Resident on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by olive, on May 15, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 4 comments | 809 Views

AROUND TOWN

Can anyone recommend a company to replace our roof?

We would like to have our roof replaced, can anyone recommend a good company/contractor? ...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 28, 2010 at 10:18 pm | 8 comments | 1001 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dead Deer on Stanley

I am typically a HUGE fan of our city's animal services division. However, I was horrified today when I drove down Stanley...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Tango, on Oct 16, 2010 at 10:49 pm | 24 comments | 2239 Views

AROUND TOWN

THANKS for campaign sign clean-up

Want to express appreciation for candidates and their supporters for the very timely clean-up / removal of campaign signs...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by ricky, on Nov 9, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 3 comments | 1258 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I am posting an important email received from PUSD

An important message from PUSD The Pleasanton Unified School District is making a slight change to the 2010/11 school...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Nov 20, 2010 at 9:26 am | 3 comments | 2271 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Nothing wrong with DADT

I just saw a post about urging senators to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Personally, I don't see anything wrong with...

Original post made by Resident on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by mooseturd, on Dec 18, 2010 at 3:28 pm | 23 comments | 1523 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pension Obligations Bankrupt Town

This is what can, and will, happen to Pleasanton if the council does not take action to reduce pension benefits NOW. http://finance.yahoo.com/news/Alabama-Towns-Failed-Pension-nyti...

Original post made by resident on Dec. 26, 2010
Last comment by I can count, can you?, on Jan 3, 2011 at 11:28 pm | 32 comments | 1840 Views

AROUND TOWN

looking for dentists (Pediatric and adult)

Hi, please can you recommend a pediatric dentist for my 9 yrs old and a dentist for adults in this area? Thank you ...

Original post made by Resident on Jan. 14, 2011
Last comment by Karen, on Jan 14, 2011 at 4:30 pm | 3 comments | 1006 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Article: Wisconsin tries to reform unions

The article states: ""The proposal marks a dramatic shift for Wisconsin, which passed a comprehensive collective bargaining...

Original post made by Resident on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 24, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 46 comments | 2095 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How/When to vote for/against measure E in Pleasanton

According to the measure E site, the vote by mail will take place on april 4: "How to Vote Measure E will be decided...

Original post made by Resident on Feb. 24, 2011
Last comment by YES ON MEASURE E, on Mar 14, 2011 at 11:07 am | 109 comments | 3478 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

#63 Ranking in Best Places to Live

"A family-oriented town an hour from both San Francisco and Monterey, Pleasanton has one of the strongest school districts...

Original post made by Resident on Mar. 1, 2011
Last comment by SteveP, on Mar 4, 2011 at 11:13 am | 4 comments | 2295 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Can PUSD board members be actively involved in the 'Yes on E' campaign?

Does anybody know what the rules are for board members as far as actively campaigning for measure E? My neighbor last...

Original post made by Resident on Mar. 5, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 8, 2011 at 4:03 pm | 44 comments | 2742 Views

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Support for june tax initiatives drops

It looks like the support for Brown's tax initiatives has dropped: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/nov05election/detail?entry_id=85612 ""Today,"...

Original post made by Resident on Mar. 24, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1121 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Opportunity School

Did anyone understand what Opportunity School was?????...

Original post made by Resident on Apr. 28, 2011
Last comment by another mom, on May 2, 2011 at 7:11 pm | 26 comments | 2688 Views
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