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Harvard Poll: Republican resurgence among young adults. Get involved today!

A new poll out by Harvard (President Obama's alma mater), Shows Republicans are enjoying new popularity between 18- to 29-year-olds....

Original post made by Kelly on Mar. 9, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Mom, on Mar 10, 2010 at 2:02 pm | 7 comments | 1332 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Remembering Mike Wallace, Icon of Broadcast Investigative Journalism

Sorry to hear that Mike Wallace passed away over the weekend. Who can forget those classic 60 minutes episodes and Mike...

Original post made by Too bad on Apr. 8, 2012
Last comment by ., on Apr 9, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 1332 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Paws for Halloween

Young readers, dogs and volunteers dressed in their Halloween finest at the the Pleasanton Public Library Tuesday night for...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Nov 4, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 15 comments | 1332 Views

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Why is Cody so Special? II

This young boy may be a lost cause, but his youth implores us to do what we can to help him develop into a responsible member...

Original post made by Mike on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Pete , on Jul 31, 2013 at 9:34 pm | 4 comments | 1332 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Walnut Grove-Cash Payments Solicited for Teacher Instruction and Time with Principal Jan Steed Violates State Law/PUSD Tutoring Policy

An auction where students are required to pay money to spend time with Walnut Grove teachers and staff after school for classes...

Original post made by WG pay to play on Oct. 3, 2014
Last comment by Claire, on Oct 3, 2014 at 4:13 pm | 5 comments | 1331 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thomas Coyne Winery Winter Open House

The historical tasting room located at 51 E. Vallicetos Road in Livermore will be open from noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 27 to 29...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Dec 1, 2009 at 10:05 am | 2 comments | 1331 Views

AROUND TOWN

Not 'Friday nice' for commuters

Traffic was snarled this morning again on westbound I-580 heading into Livermore, and again because a big rig overturned...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2014
Last comment by Tom F, on Aug 2, 2014 at 8:42 am | 1 comment | 1331 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Zone 7 hikes its new fiscal year budget by $7.6 million

Zone 7 Water Agency's board of directors have approved a $124.2-million budget for the coming fiscal year, a $7.6 million...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1331 Views

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Businesses encouraged to 'Spare the Air' with Great Race Challenge

The annual Spare the Air season has officially kicked off with four Spare the Air Days already declared by the Bay Area Air...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by *Laughing At AT&T Trophy*, on Jun 21, 2009 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 1331 Views

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Controversy stems over President Obama's speech to students

Many students were greeted by President Barack Obama Tuesday morning as they were back in the classrooms from the Labor Day...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by falcon mom, on Sep 14, 2009 at 4:01 pm | 10 comments | 1331 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

June 29 school board meeting will be broadcast Friday July 3

I just called the Tri-Valley Community television folks and confirmed that the school board meeting from June 29, which was...

Original post made by Sandy on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by sandy, on Jul 4, 2009 at 5:55 am | 4 comments | 1330 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

7th Ryan Gordon Amador/Foothill Alumni Soccer Games

7th Ryan Gordon Foothill-Amador Alumni Soccer Games Benefiting the Foothill and Amador High School Soccer Programs. When:...

Original post made by trekmtb on Oct. 1, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1330 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Government shutdown? Just as James Madison planned it

For 70% of our history the branches of government have been divided in terms of political power. When the Democrats last...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 5, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 5, 2013 at 6:12 pm | 5 comments | 1330 Views

AROUND TOWN

Onstage fun with 'Scoundrels'

Two con men vie for the "rights" to clean out the tourists on the French Riviera in the hilarious, fast-moving musical "Dirty...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by David Cannon, on Jan 26, 2011 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1330 Views

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Paragon Outlets

The most poorly designed shopping area for parking and pedistrians I have ever seen.They do not have enough entry and exit...

Original post made by hoops on Dec. 9, 2012
Last comment by hoops, on Dec 10, 2012 at 1:49 pm | 2 comments | 1330 Views

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Mother's Day rescue just ducky

Firefighter Paramedic Brandt Jorgenson was part of the team that rescued eight ducklings rescued from the bottom of a storm...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by jeanette riordan, on May 18, 2011 at 12:39 pm | 1 comment | 1330 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

If G wins and if G fails.

Will all be forgotten or is this board going to be full of "Ha, Ha, Ha, you lose loser!" or "Told you so we won, child haters!"...

Original post made by Wondering on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by resident, on May 31, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 2 comments | 1329 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Do P-Town Parents have collective Integrity?

Integrity is consistency of actions, values, methods, measures, principles, expectations and outcome. As a holistic concept,...

Original post made by Integrity on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by Parent of Two, on Jun 15, 2009 at 9:52 am | 8 comments | 1329 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Power of Green and Red Language

This free communications class meets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at Amador Valley High School, 1155 Santa Rita Road. It...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by TI, on Feb 25, 2010 at 11:47 am | 3 comments | 1329 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Half of Palo Alto Juniors in High School Opt Out of Common Core testing

The Palo Alto Weekly reports that many students have opted out of Common Core testing. Sounds like it is pretty easy. Parents...

Original post made by Wow! on Apr. 30, 2015
Last comment by Damon, on May 1, 2015 at 12:39 pm | 4 comments | 1329 Views
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VEEPstakes 2: Democratic Boogaloo
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The New Odd Couple
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Does Applying to More Get You Through the Door? Why More Is Not Better in College Admissions
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 360 views