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SCHOOLS & KIDS

College Application Question

On the UC and CSU college application there is a question in the 'Honors Section' asking for "number of Honors"? What are...

Original post made by Steven on Oct. 5, 2013
Last comment by Joseph Somacholarsololovich, on Oct 6, 2013 at 8:39 am | 2 comments | 2980 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fox News is to journalism what professional wrestling is to sport

You know how you can tell that Fox News Channel is a wingnut propaganda outfit? They collectively behave like whiny victims...

Original post made by Steven Y on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 21, 2009 at 10:25 pm | 25 comments | 1032 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Illegal and dangerous practices

Every year at this time, the ritual of spring baseball and soccer practices starts at the Sportspark. Due to the frequently...

Original post made by SteveP on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Mar 11, 2010 at 4:00 pm | 24 comments | 1328 Views

AROUND TOWN

All Measure E Supporters also Support Michelle Rhee

For an unknown reason supporters of the salary tax have linked it to Michelle Rhee. Nice try. I could also say that if...

Original post made by stick to the facts on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Nona, on Apr 2, 2011 at 1:23 am | 3 comments | 1025 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Unfortunately, teachers will pay one way or the other

If teachers don't agree to a Step/Column freeze, they will end up "paying" by a heavier workload. Larger class sizes with...

Original post made by still hopeful on Jun. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1005 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why can't pleasantonparceltaxinfo add or subtract?

They have a headline called "BREAKING NEWS - Federal Stimulus to Avert Cuts" but fail to mention the additional $6.8 - $9...

Original post made by Still waiting on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 29, 2009 at 9:35 pm | 7 comments | 1085 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Budget crisis forces deep cuts at Calif. schools

A national AP article from today. Highlights include "California schools now rank at or near the bottom nationally in...

Original post made by Still waiting on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 22, 2009 at 7:58 pm | 3 comments | 1026 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

This WILL "make my day". Clint Eastwood to speak to RNC tonight

Rumors are swirling, the RNC has a speaking slot tonight, right before FL Senator Marco Rubio introduces Mitt Romney. The...

Original post made by stinky on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Sep 2, 2012 at 4:38 pm | 10 comments | 1576 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

WAS THE CAMPAIGN ABOUT WINNING OR ABOUT GETTTING THINGS RIGHT AT PUSD?

PLEASE STOP THE FORUM ATTACKS! You are feeding into a mob-mentality on both sides. I just cannot believe...

Original post made by STOP ALREADY on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jesus H. Christ, on Jun 3, 2009 at 4:05 pm | 6 comments | 1020 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

November is Coming

Our Last Best Hope >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6weDMH-SCOE...

Original post made by StopMcNerney on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Curious, on Sep 24, 2010 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 803 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Author: "Obama/McNerney Stimulus Made Economic Crisis Worse"

Obama and his Administration, including Jerry McNerney, weakened the country’s economy by seeking to foster growth instead...

Original post made by StopMcNerney on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Sep 25, 2010 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 839 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

SEIU -- Supporting McNerney -- Commits Massive Voter Fraud

So Mr. McNerney, how much voter fraud are you planning in CA-11? You've already voted for the DISCLOSE ACT which will alter...

Original post made by StopMcNerneysDestruction on Sep. 26, 2010
Last comment by Duh, on Sep 28, 2010 at 12:18 am | 3 comments | 779 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Notice how McNerney is not campaigning on his record...but campaigning by bashing his opponent

McNerney's not campaigning on his record of voting YES ... for TARP (rendering generations into massive debt) OBAMACARE...

Original post made by StopMcNerneysDestruction on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Maria, on Sep 30, 2010 at 10:06 pm | 17 comments | 878 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney's Destruction Continues: His Obamacare Vote May Help to Eliminate Health Insurance for 1.2 Million McDonald's Employees

More evidence of McNerney's destruction... Even if McDonald's receives a reprieve by Obama, the potential alone for the...

Original post made by StopMcNerneysDestruction on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by EnronVictim, on Oct 2, 2010 at 9:44 pm | 13 comments | 878 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Great Ad: Just Substitute "McNerney" for this Gov't Official

Get McNerney, and other big government officials off our backs so we can grow the economy again. Ad >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0LweEMzEaSg&feature=player_embedd...

Original post made by StopMcNerneysDestruction on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Oct 11, 2010 at 8:40 am | 2 comments | 788 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

$760,000 in Obama Stimulus to Visual Dance Program Produces 2.06 Jobs

But don't worry, Obama's new Stimulus push for an additional $447 billion will be different! (not) Our hard earned money...

Original post made by StopTheMadness on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Leland, on Sep 21, 2011 at 11:04 pm | 6 comments | 1077 Views

AROUND TOWN

City codes on blocking sidewalks and drive-ways

More and more, there are many things in my neighborhood that are blocking people from walking on the sidewalks. Within...

Original post made by Street Walker on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 24, 2014 at 8:57 pm | 33 comments | 4287 Views

SPORTS

The 3rd Annual STRETCH Baseball and Softball Boot Camp is just around the corner

Pleasanton, Jan. 20, 2008 – STRETCH will have its 3rd annual baseball and softball boot camp Friday, January 25 through Sunday,...

Original post made by STRETCH Board Members on Jan. 20, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3565 Views

AROUND TOWN

GARBAGE RATE HIKE ALREADY !

I just received my Garbage Bill and it shows a rate increase of almost $12.00. Their website is of little help-no information...

Original post made by Stu Gazzo on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Pablo, on Sep 10, 2009 at 9:51 pm | 27 comments | 1350 Views

AROUND TOWN

What is going on @ Muirwood & W. Las Positas?

Does anyone know the purpose of the construction at the corner of Muirwood and W. Las Positas? It is really messing up the...

Original post made by Stuck in Traffic on Sep. 29, 2011
Last comment by common sense, on Oct 2, 2011 at 5:09 pm | 15 comments | 2050 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 1,346 views

David Brooks at his Best – and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 882 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 27 comments | 800 views