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SCHOOLS & KIDS

TEXAS to Hire CALIFORNIA Teachers!!

Now is this good news, or bad news? Thousands of California Teachers are getting their Final Layoff notices this week! However: Other...

Original post made by Blown Away on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Johnny, on Jun 8, 2009 at 10:32 am | 8 comments | 1393 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Our own terrorist training camps here in the U.S.A.

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Federal authorities have charged seven men in North Carolina with supporting terrorism and conspiracy...

Original post made by Amy on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by john, on Jul 27, 2009 at 9:39 pm | 3 comments | 1393 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vintage Hills center adding new tenants

An ice cream shop, jewelry store and day spa are the newest tenants in the recently-renovated Vintage Hills Shopping Center...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Neencevulnemy, on Mar 24, 2010 at 8:58 pm | 5 comments | 1393 Views

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Zone 7: Arroyo not a dumping ground

Boni Brewer, spokeswoman for Zone 7 Water Agency, sent us this photo of a couch and a mattress floating in the Arroyo Mocho....

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Qwerty, on Oct 9, 2009 at 2:51 pm | 8 comments | 1393 Views

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Joan Buchanan Harasses by Phone

We get at least one phone call per day from Joan Buchanan. The caller ID says 'Jahrens', a lawyer in San Ramon. I answered...

Original post made by Karen on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by John, on Oct 12, 2010 at 12:12 am | 7 comments | 1393 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County officials cut short meeting with Chinese delegation here to look at NUMMI plant options

Alameda County supervisors Tuesday cut short their meeting with Chinese officials who were here to explore options for keeping...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by RedHead, on Sep 24, 2009 at 5:21 pm | 4 comments | 1393 Views

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Obama's Speech 'to the children'..

It just occurred to me that perhaps we're getting our Jockey's in a jumble over something we don't know much about! It's...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Sep. 5, 2009
Last comment by pat, on Sep 6, 2009 at 6:28 am | 8 comments | 1392 Views

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McNerney voted against amendment prohibiting federally funded abortion...

Just tho't you'd like to know. McNerney voted against the amendment prohibiting federally funded abortion services (the Stupak...

Original post made by Paul on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by Patricia, on Nov 13, 2009 at 4:02 pm | 12 comments | 1392 Views

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Union contract leading to cutbacks, revenue losses at AC Transit

Describing its financial situation as bleak, AC Transit officials said that because its drivers' union failed to compromise...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2010
Last comment by SpeakUpJerry!, on Sep 12, 2010 at 11:04 am | 2 comments | 1392 Views

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Elementary School Application: "...Born Vaginally or by C-Section? Explain if the latter."

Is the PUSD next to ask this? Here is what the Roseville / Dry Creek public elementary school system is asking. Your...

Original post made by NoToUnions on Jun. 5, 2011
Last comment by !, on Jun 6, 2011 at 9:39 am | 10 comments | 1392 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

English Conservation class today

Pleasanton Library hosts the English Conversation classes from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesdays; noon to 1 p.m., Wednesdays; and...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Pat, on Jul 28, 2010 at 11:03 am | 5 comments | 1392 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

To Pleasanton Weekly: Why was Vranesh lawsuit story removed?

To Pleasanton Weekly: Why was Vranesh lawsuit story removed? Was it hurting people you support. Please answer or should...

Original post made by Lessismore on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Brothers Darryl, on Oct 22, 2014 at 12:50 pm | 5 comments | 1391 Views

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This should be interesting!

Well this should prove interesting. I guess if you are speeding and a cop pulls you over and ask for drivers license and...

Original post made by Christine on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by Millie, on Jul 28, 2010 at 7:14 pm | 6 comments | 1391 Views

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Schwarzenegger agrees to cut state prison population by 40,000 inmates

The administration of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, yielding to a court order, has given a judicial panel a plan to reduce...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Concerned resident, on Nov 18, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 13 comments | 1391 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Park district to hold Ridge meeting Monday

After a widely-attended public scoping meeting on the future of the Pleasanton Ridge where cyclists expressed their frustrations,...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jun 29, 2009 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 1391 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

One last look offered today of WW II planes at Livermore Airport

Two World War II bombers -- a B-17 Flying Fortress known as the 909 and a B-24 Liberator named Witchcraft -- are at the Livermore...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2010
Last comment by Dad flew over Nazi Germany, on Jun 1, 2010 at 10:18 am | 1 comment | 1391 Views

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Former Pleasanton resident admits to income tax evasion

A former Pleasanton resident pleaded guilty Wednesday in Federal court to three counts of income tax evasion with authorities...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2011
Last comment by Achilles, on Jul 14, 2011 at 9:14 pm | 3 comments | 1391 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G Oversight Committee Has No Clout

Quoted from the text of measure G: "an independent citizen oversight committee with a minimum of seven members shall be...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 31, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 1, 2009 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1390 Views

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Obama loses again!

Looks like the result of to much exposure is really beginning to takes its toll. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20091002/ap_on_an/oly_obama_olympics_analysis...

Original post made by Rita on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Oct 5, 2009 at 6:46 pm | 23 comments | 1390 Views

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A Speech Every American High School Principal Should Give

A SPEECH EVERY AMERICAN HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL SHOULD GIVE (If every school principal gave this speech at the beginning...

Original post made by Ruth on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by HHR, on Aug 11, 2010 at 9:37 am | 16 comments | 1390 Views
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