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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton names new Teen Poets Laureate

The city of Pleasanton has selected high school seniors Vivian Tsai of Foothill High School and Mitch Grimes of Amador Valley...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2010
Last comment by Pam Grimes, on Nov 28, 2010 at 7:14 am | 1 comment | 2213 Views

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Budget challenges set for PUSD public hearing tonight

The Pleasanton school board will discuss budget challenges and hear public comment on possible solutions and alternatives....

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Sandy, on Feb 15, 2011 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 1315 Views

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Coins for cats, dollars for dogs

When Valley View Elementary fifth-grader Kaitlyn Glover heard animals being cared for by the Valley Humane Society would...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by North island, on Mar 8, 2011 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 1205 Views

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Vote on what?

The Governor wants the voters to decide on tax extensions/increases. What a lame choice. He won't tell the voters what an...

Original post made by Start Afresh on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by Start Afresh, on Mar 25, 2011 at 5:57 pm | 1 comment | 1317 Views

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Candy bomber drops into Danville

"Candy bomber" Col. Gail S. Halvorsen, now 89, kept the audience spellbound Sunday evening as he recalled the Berlin Airlift...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Trish, on Apr 15, 2011 at 6:33 am | 1 comment | 1411 Views

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Landslide damages water main, stops water service

A major water main damaged last Friday on the Pleasanton Ridge as a result of a landslide halted water service to 160 customers....

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2011
Last comment by Robert, on Apr 17, 2011 at 8:57 pm | 1 comment | 1475 Views

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Of Note

<B>Boosters bring in big bucks for bands Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=8119...

Original post made on May. 6, 2011
Last comment by Marilyn Palowitch, on May 6, 2011 at 3:38 pm | 1 comment | 1786 Views

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Special public art exhibit opens today at Pleasanton Senior Center

The 17th annual "Celebrating Art Made Easy" student exhibit starts today at the Pleasanton Senior Center with paintings done...

Original post made on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by yvonne giordano, on May 11, 2011 at 1:46 pm | 1 comment | 1863 Views

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The fun of science

Junior Raquel Fraticelli and sophomore Samuel Peters explained rocks, gems and minerals to students from Lydiksen Elementary...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2011
Last comment by Wish I knew!, on Jun 6, 2011 at 10:23 pm | 1 comment | 1532 Views

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Tremendous Education Resource

Wow, what a tremendous education resource: http://www.khanacademy.org/ First, I am not a part of this organization...

Original post made by Wow on Jul. 8, 2011
Last comment by Lynne, on Jul 8, 2011 at 3:39 pm | 1 comment | 1622 Views

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8-year-old eager to climb any mountain

Kipling Van Horn, 8, beat the heat last Sunday by going mountaineering on Mount Shasta's notorious Avalanche Gulch Route....

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Cease Family, on Aug 5, 2011 at 10:24 pm | 1 comment | 2697 Views

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School and sports clothes and accessories

It's expensive to start the new school year, soccer/baseball season. Parents in Pleasanton asked for contributions for a...

Original post made by Lisa on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 30, 2011 at 8:55 pm | 1 comment | 1733 Views

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PUSD 9/13 School Board Meeting - AB 114 and Bond Refinancing

Two very important items are on the 9/13 PUSD School Board Agenda. The first is the report and discussion on the Citizen...

Original post made by Nomad on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by Inquiring Mind, on Sep 12, 2011 at 10:49 pm | 1 comment | 1379 Views

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9th Ryan Gordon Foothill/Amador Alumni Soccer Games

9th Ryan Gordon Foothill-Amador Alumni Soccer Games Benefiting the Foothill and Amador High School Soccer Programs. When:...

Original post made by Curt Gordon on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Curt Gordon, on Nov 4, 2011 at 11:08 am | 1 comment | 1800 Views

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25th anniversary of "Occupy Pleasanton" teachers strike

With all of this talk about Occupy various cities, it occurs to me this week is the 25th anniversary today of Occupy Pleasanton,...

Original post made by Jamestown on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Nov 16, 2011 at 11:46 am | 1 comment | 1782 Views

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Sorry, 'Nuncrackers' a sell-out hit for its entire run

If you were looking forward to a night with the nuns of Mount Saint Helen's in the current Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre's...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2011
Last comment by Shane FitzMaurice, on Dec 16, 2011 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 1684 Views

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Four from Pleasanton schools receive $100 stipends

Retired teachers from the Tri-Valley are helping out their successors. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=8579...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by toni, on Jan 25, 2012 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 2253 Views

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Challenge Success Team; AVHS PTSA Survey Result Meeting

Pleasanton Parents: Amador Valley H.S. PTSA in conjunction with high school students Challenge Success Team will be holding...

Original post made by TeacherK12 on Jan. 29, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 29, 2012 at 10:15 pm | 1 comment | 1811 Views

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Bone Marrow Drive TODAY and next Saturday at Amador Valley

GO to Amador to swab! The CACC is holding a Bone Marrow Donor Drive TODAY between 9-1 @ the Amador Valley High School Theater....

Original post made by Simone on Feb. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jeff, on Feb 19, 2012 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1347 Views

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UNCOVER THE REALITIES on kid & teen drug use in Pleasanton

UNCOVER THE REALITIES An educational forum on kid & teen drug use in Pleasanton Many parents in Pleasanton ass ume that...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Feb. 25, 2012
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Feb 25, 2012 at 5:41 pm | 1 comment | 1694 Views
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Public agencies lining up bond measures
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