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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police arrest teens on burglary charges

Three teenagers were arrested Tuesday after they allegedly committed a burglary at an apartment complex near City Hall. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Not surprised, on Jun 7, 2009 at 11:50 am | 11 comments | 1833 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador High School Clubs

I need information about the student clubs that are offered at Amador. There is a list on the Amador website of clubs...

Original post made by Cliff on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Lisa, on Nov 11, 2010 at 8:07 pm | 6 comments | 1833 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Out of Control Unions

If one thought the BART unions were out of control (I did and still do), than you better hang onto your hats! The ILWU that...

Original post made by Daveg on Feb. 4, 2015
Last comment by Daveg, on Mar 12, 2015 at 12:17 pm | 10 comments | 1833 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State park advocates argue against proposed cuts, closings

Advocates of California's state park system packed a budget conference committee meeting in Sacramento this week to argue...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by john, on Jun 9, 2009 at 11:02 pm | 3 comments | 1833 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Think your employer-provided healthcare is safe? Think again.

Check out this article in latest Washington Post. Link: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/09/15/AR2009091501175.html?nav=hcmodule It...

Original post made by Poster boy on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 16, 2009 at 1:19 am | 1 comment | 1832 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Need part-time legislature

Here is a great reason why we should go to a part-time legislature. In California, the legislature has proposed 2,189 bills...

Original post made by enough on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by part-timer, on Feb 27, 2013 at 12:14 am | 3 comments | 1832 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Obituaries

Cengiz (James) Gulek Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6678 posted Friday, February...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by Nancy Finney, on Jul 6, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 3 comments | 1832 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PARCEL TAX NOT NEEDED - REPOSTED W/BETTER HEADLINE

Parcel Tax still needed? Schools & Kids, posted by Carl, a resident of the Country Fair neighborhood, 20 hours ago Quite...

Original post made by Ptown resident on May. 10, 2009
Last comment by John Adams, on May 11, 2009 at 8:28 am | 3 comments | 1831 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Nummi closure announced

Well it looks like another 5,000 jobs directly and 50,000 indirectly in the state are going to be eliminated. I feel terrible...

Original post made by Mary Rose on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Dr. Suess, on Aug 28, 2009 at 7:16 pm | 22 comments | 1831 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown set for lively events over next 8 days

Get set for a full week of events as the Pleasanton Downtown Association and merchants swing into overdrive with almost non-stop...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Pamela, on Aug 3, 2009 at 7:48 pm | 3 comments | 1831 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Economic report shows UCSF now 5th largest employer in Bay Area

An economic impact report released Friday morning indicates that the University of California in San Francisco has tripled...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2010
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 14, 2010 at 8:26 am | 4 comments | 1831 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

We the People: then and now

It's a chicken-and-egg question: Do the students who participate in We the People succeed because of the intensive civics...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by Christina, on Apr 19, 2011 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 1831 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Meth Lab

Not in THIS town! http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_14652861?nclick_check=1...

Original post made by M on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by king yeeter, on May 5, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 10 comments | 1831 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Have all the info possible before voting

It's important for informed voters to have all the information possible before casting a vote. Please visit http://www.pleasantonparceltaxinfo.com for...

Original post made by Get the whole picture on May. 7, 2009
Last comment by John Adams, on May 9, 2009 at 9:55 am | 5 comments | 1830 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LAO says Federal Stimilus package more than offsets state cuts

From LAO report on May Revise: In program terms (excluding deferrals and funding swaps), the May Revision reduces K–12...

Original post made by parent on May. 25, 2009
Last comment by parent, on May 27, 2009 at 3:54 pm | 8 comments | 1830 Views

AROUND TOWN

Does B of A really need that large empty parking lot?

Can anyone out there shed some light on the parking lot at the corner or Peters@W. Angela? Is it a city parking lot OR does...

Original post made by Majong on Jun. 27, 2012
Last comment by junebug, on Jul 2, 2012 at 11:16 pm | 6 comments | 1830 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Parents urge vote on governor's tax plan, other news in round-up of Thursday stories from around the Bay

A coalition of parents, educators and their supporters gathered in San Francisco Wednesday to call on state representatives...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2011
Last comment by radical, on Mar 10, 2011 at 3:09 pm | 3 comments | 1830 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hearst Elementry Shut Down due to MOLD, the Day before start of school!!

Hearst Elementry Shut Down due to MOLD, the Day before start of school!! This makes NO sense at all to find elevated levels...

Original post made by Upset and Concerned Parent on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by toxicmoldtruth, on Aug 25, 2009 at 6:43 pm | 2 comments | 1829 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Looking to Make Change in our Community

Hello everybody, My name is Sabari Somanathan and I am a Sophomore at Amador Valley High School looking to make real change...

Original post made by Sabarigirish Somanathan on Apr. 6, 2013
Last comment by nancy s., on Apr 6, 2013 at 3:41 pm | 8 comments | 1829 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Here we go...if Obamacare is upheld, then ObamaMotors can be required too !...

Required purchases by govt... 1. The (expletive self-deleted) CFL light bulb. (a windfall employment generator for China) 2....

Original post made by Amy on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Matt, on Apr 13, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 31 comments | 1829 Views
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