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SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Pay-for-Play" Academic Programs?

This looked interesting. "A program with extras for students" http://www.contracostatimes.com/education/ci_14335427 I...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Feb 8, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 4 comments | 1003 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Trim agencies to curb water costs

Jerry Thorne may not win any popularity contests at the Livermore-Amador Valley Water Management Agency (LAVWMA), where the...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Kelly, on Jul 19, 2010 at 3:23 pm | 4 comments | 1003 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Was that hope and change or shock and awe?

He promised us that he would correct things but he has made them much worse. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100723/ap_on_bi_ge/us_budget_deficit...

Original post made by Pati on Jul. 23, 2010
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Here is what we are facing in November elections: A Change of America to Fabian Socialism

Learn what your fate (and mine) may be if the Republicans don't win a majority in the House of Representatives this November....

Original post made by James on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by James, on Sep 28, 2010 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 1003 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman killed in I-580 crash Tuesday was San Ramon resident

The Alameda County coroner's bureau today identified a 22-year-old woman killed in a crash on Interstate Highway 580 Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by George, on Oct 30, 2010 at 7:41 pm | 6 comments | 1003 Views

AROUND TOWN

I need an odd job done and wanted some help finding it.

I'm a do-it-yourselfer through and through but a nebs chimney caught on fire last night from not being properly cleaned....

Original post made by Big Head Mike on Feb. 7, 2011
Last comment by Paula, on Feb 8, 2011 at 9:20 pm | 5 comments | 1003 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The Weekly closes issues just because they can?

For what reason die the weekly close the New city employee contract unanimously Blog? If people are interested enough...

Original post made by Why close the new city employee contract unanimously blog on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on May 24, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 2 comments | 1003 Views

AROUND TOWN

Question for communters on 680

There is some type of major construction project right next the 680 southbound freeway. It is visible to the left as I am...

Original post made by Curious on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Tennessee Jed, on May 2, 2012 at 5:31 am | 4 comments | 1003 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Not Yet Are We a Godless Nation!

. Although the North Carolina House of Representatives killed a bill Thursday that would have paved the way for establishing...

Original post made by Marvin on Apr. 6, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 7, 2013 at 7:14 pm | 9 comments | 1003 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Computer Tutoring

One-on-one computer tutoring is available every day at the Pleasanton Senior Center. The tutor works with you on topics where...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jun 8, 2009 at 10:23 am | 2 comments | 1002 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fluoride An Unnecessary Drug with Side Effects

"There is weak and inconsistent evidence that the use of fluoride supplements prevents dental caries [cavities] in primary...

Original post made by nyscof on Jul. 3, 2009
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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Right-Wing Harassment Strategy Against Dems Detailed In Memo: ‘Yell,’ ‘Stand Up And Shout Out,’ ‘Rattle Him’

This morning, Politico reported that Democratic members of Congress are increasingly being harassed by “angry, sign-carrying...

Original post made by Drew on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Conservative, on Aug 1, 2009 at 5:09 pm | 8 comments | 1002 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Just In: Court Indicts Bush on High Treason Charge

Court Indicts Bush on High Treason Charge Published: AP Aug 1, 2009 WASHINGTON (AP) — George W. Bush, the 43rd President...

Original post made by Just In on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Martian, on Aug 3, 2009 at 12:49 pm | 4 comments | 1002 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Gotcha!

Owners proudly paraded a plethora of pooches during the Aug. 6 First Wednesday, sponsored by the Pleasanton Downtown Association....

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by pooch parader, on Aug 7, 2009 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 1002 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jobless recovery?

Interesting article by a former Obama economic advisor. http://www.thenation.com/doc/20090713/hindery_gerard ...

Original post made by Einstein on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 8, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 1002 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where have all those posts gone?

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish: O.k. I wish to use the name Censored,...

Original post made by Censored on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Censored, on Sep 14, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 14 comments | 1002 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Redcoats' petition for longer weeknight entertainment hours goes before Planning Commission tonight

Mari Kennard, the owner of downtown Pleasanton's Redcoats British Pub and Restaurant, will ask the Planning Commission tonight...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jack, on Nov 19, 2009 at 8:39 am | 7 comments | 1002 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Compound at Fairgrounds?

Anyone know what is going on inside the new black fenced in compound near the Valley gate of the Fairgrounds. The fence...

Original post made by Curious on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by I think, on Aug 23, 2010 at 1:12 pm | 8 comments | 1002 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council signs off on agreement to scuttle housing cap

The Pleasanton City Council agreed Tuesday to pay $1.9 million in legal fees to two affordable housing coalitions in a 4-0...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 22, 2010 at 7:28 am | 7 comments | 1002 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Police on facebook?

Does Pleasanton police have a page like this one? Much better than the text only police blotter. https://www.facebook.com/polkcountysheriff...

Original post made by pTownResident on Jun. 15, 2012
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