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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Get out and vote June 2nd

The "NO" voters need to get out and vote on June 2nd. If the "NO" voters stay home thinking that the vote they would have...

Original post made by Peter on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on May 28, 2009 at 11:37 pm | 15 comments | 1299 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD District Administrators Get Jobs Back

Business as usually at PUSD: If you have not looked at the Board agenda for Monday night, take a look, yes Monday night...

Original post made by Peter on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by Yo OMG, on Jun 23, 2009 at 8:53 pm | 29 comments | 1950 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why No One Invades Switzerland

This may be one reason why no one invades Switzerland. >>> http://www.brasschecktv.com/page/754.html BTW:...

Original post made by Peter on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 4, 2010 at 10:21 pm | 6 comments | 969 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sign the on-line petition if you believe PUSD should revert to the prior lice policy and communicate to parents in the class

See this KTVU news story http://www.ktvu.com/videos/news/pleasanton-school-district-starts-new-policy-for/vr46Y/ If you...

Original post made by petition on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by Fact Checker, on Mar 6, 2013 at 11:22 pm | 24 comments | 1541 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California economic judgement day is coming this Friday!

California, because of runaway spending and high taxation has an 18.6 bilion dollar budget looming in addition to a 13% unemployment...

Original post made by Petra on May. 13, 2010
There are no comments yet. 890 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sonic Boom? Today Dec 13 before noon?

I am the only one who heard multiple 'sonic boom' like sounds outdoors today? I believe it was this morning before noon and...

Original post made by Petra on Dec. 13, 2013
Last comment by Mojo, on Dec 18, 2013 at 6:43 pm | 5 comments | 3020 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Illegal cash-out bond refunding

At the 3/22 PUSD school board meeting, a citizen raised concerns about trusting PUSD with more taxpayer funds (via Measure...

Original post made by PEVC on Mar. 26, 2011
Last comment by Arnold, on Apr 1, 2011 at 9:31 pm | 220 comments | 6522 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PTA Lobbies to Lower Taxpayer Protections

Debbie Look, Pleasanton resident, is the Director of Legislation for the California PTA. http://www.capta.org/sections/basics/board-of-directors.cfm Debbie...

Original post made by PEVC on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by Nomad, on Apr 4, 2011 at 1:04 pm | 8 comments | 1577 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Parcel Tax heading towards Feb 1, 2011 board vote

At the 12/14/10 PUSD school board meeting Superintendent Ahmadi provided an update on the district's work and plans on the...

Original post made by PEVCatVC on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by Nomad, on Jan 6, 2011 at 10:05 am | 55 comments | 3629 Views

AROUND TOWN

pleasanton-Livermore 08/18,3rd Annual Purple Heart Tour

we are inviting all the communities Of Pleasanton & Livermore to come out and stand on the side of the Road along The escort...

Original post made by PGR on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by resident, on Aug 17, 2011 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 1616 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Gasland Documentary on HBO

If you want to get a glimpse into the future of America's self-reliant energy needs, then go watch Gasland on HBO. It shows...

Original post made by Phew on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 6, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 7 comments | 915 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Anyone here have regrets in voting for Obama?

If you voted for Obama, are you beginning to have your doubts? Just curious. ...

Original post made by phil on Feb. 27, 2009
Last comment by furloughed middle-class, on Feb 23, 2010 at 12:12 am | 90 comments | 3326 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Buying from bankrupt automakers

What are the thoughts on buying from a broke automaker? Chrysler filed for chapter 11 protection and GM will be owned 50%...

Original post made by Phil on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on May 1, 2009 at 11:51 am | 8 comments | 1361 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Republicans at it again

The Republicans can't stop looking clownish. "Republicans will call two New Haven firefighters to testify in the confirmation...

Original post made by Phil on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by SteveP, on Jul 14, 2009 at 2:29 pm | 8 comments | 1102 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Congressional Social Security

Congress has not even resolved the healthcare bill and now Robert Gibbs mentioned yesterday that next up will be revisiting...

Original post made by Phil Day on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jul 30, 2009 at 7:20 am | 6 comments | 1032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Book Donations

Do you have any books lying around your house collecting dust? Why not donate them to Hart Middle School? We are in...

Original post made by Phil Vergon on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 5, 2013 at 6:14 pm | 1 comment | 719 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

BOOK SALE THIS SATURDAY, OCT. 19 @ HART MIDDLE SCHOOL

Please join us this Saturday, October 19, in Hart Middle School's MPR for our first bi-annual used book sale. Books will...

Original post made by Phil Vergon on Oct. 17, 2013
There are no comments yet. 605 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

I will never vote for President Obama again!!!

Please read the below link regardless of your political affliation or outlook. I never realized how phoney, weak, two faced,...

Original post made by Phyllis on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 27, 2010 at 11:58 am | 8 comments | 886 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Call for moderation by webmasters

Sadly, I thought of the PW Town Square immediately when I saw this informative and passionate blog post by Anil Dash. http://dashes.com/anil/2011/07/if-your-websites-full-of-assh...

Original post made by Piderit@Mac.com on Jul. 21, 2011
Last comment by Sandy, on Jul 21, 2011 at 2:15 pm | 6 comments | 1635 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More Change we can believe in!!!

Obama names Bush CIA guy to head up program??????????? http://news.yahoo.com/s/politico/20090826/pl_politico/26437...

Original post made by Pietra on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 26, 2009 at 11:39 am | 2 comments | 931 Views
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