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SCHOOLS & KIDS

What about the PUSD High Schools?

This past year I was Chairman of the AVHS School Site Council and Chairman of the AVHS PTSA Grant Committee. I share the...

Original post made by Al Cohen on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by My 2 cents, on Jun 6, 2011 at 11:06 am | 24 comments | 2218 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What are we raising?

I've been bothered by some stories I've heard around town in regards to our teenagers. Stories about boys asking girls to...

Original post made by Concerned about our kids on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Brad, on Nov 5, 2011 at 12:15 pm | 24 comments | 2556 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sign the on-line petition if you believe PUSD should revert to the prior lice policy and communicate to parents in the class

See this KTVU news story http://www.ktvu.com/videos/news/pleasanton-school-district-starts-new-policy-for/vr46Y/ If you...

Original post made by petition on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by Fact Checker, on Mar 6, 2013 at 11:22 pm | 24 comments | 2066 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

does someone know why the PTSA says this?

I just learned that the graduation ceremony from AVHS used to be held at the fairgrounds, with only 3 tickets per students....

Original post made by Resident on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by Alice, on Aug 6, 2013 at 9:39 pm | 24 comments | 2706 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Parent Priorities

Over the last month I have read about local Pleasanton students vandalizing a school library, Senior cut day and finally...

Original post made by Dawn on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 26, 2013 at 3:32 pm | 24 comments | 2686 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board to consider longer school year at its meeting tonight

The Pleasanton school board tonight will consider extending the school year, possibly beginning classes in mid-August or...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 11, 2013 at 1:28 pm | 24 comments | 5866 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board set to discuss new possible calendar options

The Pleasanton school board will meet Tuesday night to hear a report on the non-traditional calendar for the 2015-16 school...

Original post made on May. 24, 2014
Last comment by Jtjh, on May 28, 2014 at 1:38 pm | 24 comments | 4383 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CA Teacher Union Sued by Teachers - Supreme Court

A group of teachers has sued the CA Teacher's Union over mandatory payment of union dues. The US Supreme Court will hear...

Original post made by Another watcher on Jan. 8, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jan 16, 2016 at 9:34 am | 24 comments | 1549 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Too Old' for Hip Surgery

To all those who voted for OBAMA, what is your reaction to the following article? Are you surprised? You shouldn't be....

Original post made by kt on Feb. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 23, 2009 at 10:44 pm | 24 comments | 2220 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why can't UN do anything with the Somalia Pirate problem?

Why doesn't the world react to the Somalia pirate problem? 6 pirate attacks and takeovers in one-week. Why does UN sit...

Original post made by Concerned World Citizen on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 12, 2009 at 5:22 pm | 24 comments | 2036 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rescued, Captain Phillips a HERO - 3 Pirates killed

The details of how the rescue took place is still coming in but the Captain and our Navy/military are heros! I have been...

Original post made by Marine Mom on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by . . ., on Apr 13, 2009 at 11:12 pm | 24 comments | 2180 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's national healthcare makes no sense to me - FOR UNREGISTERED USERS

I don't know why Einstein restricted comments to registered users of this site. Even Einstein would know that the more information...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 24, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 24 comments | 1741 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Kim Jong Il has pardoned two American journalists and ordered their release

Original post made by Clinton on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Scam, on Aug 5, 2009 at 1:24 pm | 24 comments | 1575 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obamacare’s Procedural Fraud on the American People

If this happens, this will be the most dangerous breech and abandonment of our US Constitution (specifically Article 1, Section...

Original post made by Bill on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Obama Nation, on Mar 14, 2010 at 5:37 pm | 24 comments | 1700 Views

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How Environmentalists Forced Deep Water Drilling...(vs. Shallow Water)

It is painfully obvious that shallow water drilling is much safer and easier to prevent major spills. However, where is...

Original post made by Outraged over Enviro-Extremists on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Jun 20, 2010 at 11:28 am | 24 comments | 2743 Views

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"Yes We Can!" ... Party ... While the Rest of America Can Eat Tarballs!

Party On, Obama and Michelle! Go with your strengths...which are Partying and Vacationing! Did you know the WH has averaged...

Original post made by Ordinary American on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Jun 9, 2010 at 9:49 am | 24 comments | 1216 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Mind Control Theories and Techniques used by Mass Media

So you think your thoughts are your own? Better think again. More of what the "Powers That Be" don't want you to know. After...

Original post made by mark on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Curious, on Jul 7, 2010 at 11:18 am | 24 comments | 1439 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Americans willing to commit terrorist acts--- is growing.

I wonder where the anger towards the U.S. comes from? Could it stem from all these past years of our occupation in the middle...

Original post made by Ron on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by Vines, on Sep 27, 2010 at 3:01 pm | 24 comments | 1778 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Of the 1%, by the 1%, for the 1%; interesting article

There's an article in the new Vanity Fair that deconstructs the current situation in the U.S. fairly well and describes what...

Original post made by Grace on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by steve, on Apr 7, 2011 at 4:53 pm | 24 comments | 2345 Views

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JOB TALK .. too little, too late,.. OK if it works

Inauguration day is always January 20. Obama was sworn in in 2009. Finally, for debt ceiling, political distraction, Obama...

Original post made by Mainstream middle-class jobless on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by I've Read Marx, on Aug 4, 2011 at 10:16 am | 24 comments | 1483 Views
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