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AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton TEA (Taxed Enough ALready) Party!! April 15th!

Pleasae come out and let your voice be heard. This is a Bi-partisan event. Pleasanton TEA Party Date: Wednesday, April...

Original post made by Dr. B on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 3, 2009 at 10:50 pm | 20 comments | 2745 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

negotiating teachers' contracts

I have done some homework about the process for negotiating teachers' contracts. According to the CTA, school districts and...

Original post made by Sandy on Apr. 25, 2009
Last comment by Carl, on Apr 26, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 20 comments | 1304 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amador takes 3rd place in 'We the People' competition in Washington, D.C.

Amador Valley High School finished third in the national "We the People" competition in Washington, D.C., trailing the first...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 5, 2009 at 1:30 pm | 20 comments | 1894 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council to ask for 20% water use cut, but rates could go up

The City Council will consider a resolution tonight asking Pleasanton residents to voluntarily reduce water consumption by...

Original post made on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on May 7, 2009 at 9:13 am | 20 comments | 1306 Views

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The People have spoken 5 spending Props FLAMED

Please click on this link http://vote.sos.ca.gov/ for an overview of the state vote totals. Of special note was Prop...

Original post made by Concerned on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Jason, on May 23, 2009 at 1:29 pm | 20 comments | 1707 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

My observations about people who vote yes on Measure G and those who vote No

Prior to this special election, I did not know which way I would vote on Measure G. I have read the Pleasanton Weekly blogs...

Original post made by Kate on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Susan, on May 28, 2009 at 11:47 pm | 20 comments | 1312 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Confused parcel tax voter...Please help

I'm reading the campaign ad on page 2 of the recent PW where it says: Feb 2009 Budget Act <$9.7 M> Governor’s...

Original post made by Confused Voter on May. 30, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 31, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 20 comments | 1204 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Debbie Look appointed to top PTA post

Pleasanton resident Debbie Look has been named the director of legislation for the California State Parent Teachers Association...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2009
Last comment by Marti Scalise, on Jul 11, 2009 at 11:27 am | 20 comments | 1356 Views

AROUND TOWN

I am a PROUD conservative with VALUES!

We have our own Wiki site called conservapedia. http://www.conservapedia.com/Conservative_values For those of you...

Original post made by Sally Fischer on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Elmer, on Jul 17, 2009 at 10:35 am | 20 comments | 1053 Views

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Freedom in America is on the Brink. The Time is NOW. You Must Choose Sides.

With the news today that in New York City, the high income earners should expect a tax rate of 57 percent, that is not freedom....

Original post made by Concerned American on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by Emily, on Jul 24, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 20 comments | 1082 Views

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Is the “TownSquare Forum” being used for anti-Obama, right-wing propaganda?

Since the Pleasanton Weekly began the “TownSquare Forum” feature, I’ve always been under the impression that the forum would...

Original post made by Ron on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 28, 2009 at 10:25 pm | 20 comments | 1170 Views

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Obama versus Bush???

When you really look at the below info and think about the preferential treatment Obama is getting it makes one wonder about...

Original post made by Melissa on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 9, 2009 at 8:50 am | 20 comments | 1591 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anti Liberal - Anti Obama Conservatives:

Will you stop at nothing to further your cause and promote your angry self righteous agenda? People like you are...

Original post made by Prophet on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Hmmm, on Aug 4, 2009 at 11:18 am | 20 comments | 1080 Views

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Mcnerney's town hall meeting

Jerry Mcnerney is planning on having a town hall meeting next week over the phone. He will take questions on the health care...

Original post made by concerned citizen on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Pete, on Aug 22, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 20 comments | 1454 Views

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What are we going to do about fat people???

All I ever hear about is cigarettes, alcohol, aids, drugs, but look around folks at all of the fat people and the impact...

Original post made by Jack LaLanne on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Aug 20, 2009 at 7:01 pm | 20 comments | 1065 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Nothing to discuss so tonight's Planning Commission meeting is cancelled

Tonight's regularly scheduled meeting of the Pleasanton Planning Commission has been cancelled, possibly a sign of the slow-down...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by The Minutes, on Aug 28, 2009 at 3:01 pm | 20 comments | 1080 Views

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`People are going to hate Obama`

This 10 minute video exposes the real agenda behind Obama. What will it take before Americans declare that we have had enough? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AxzjkbrZxxU&feature=...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 6, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 8, 2009 at 12:48 pm | 20 comments | 1129 Views

AROUND TOWN

LOUD Airplanes overhead in North Pleasanton

I am used to the noise of the Livermore Airport Flight Path, but large jets are flying LOW and are incredibly loud - my (very...

Original post made by Kimi on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 16, 2009 at 1:50 am | 20 comments | 1257 Views

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Obama - hater of America - has a secret plan

So ever since Obama got elected, I've been hearing that he hates America and Americans (especially white ones) and wants...

Original post made by poster boy on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Patriot Liberal, on Sep 29, 2009 at 5:00 pm | 20 comments | 926 Views

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Read the attached link and next time you hear someone describe themselves as a PROGRESSIVE think about it.

Recently I have heard quite a few folks describe themselves as PROGRESSIVES and we should all know what they mean. http://www.progressive.org/wx101609.html...

Original post made by mmm,mmm,mmm on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 16, 2009 at 11:13 pm | 20 comments | 886 Views
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The Gay Rights Movement Coming of Age
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
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