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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Please make sure your seniors go to school Monday

I just heard that many of the seniors at Amador (don't know about Foothill) are planning on declaring Monday "senior cut"...

Original post made by parent on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by sue, on Sep 15, 2009 at 8:57 am | 25 comments | 1354 Views

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For the record:

The first czar in the USA was appointed by Pres. Reagan. The use of czars was then expanded under George W. Bush. I believe...

Original post made by saj on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 17, 2009 at 10:16 pm | 25 comments | 1129 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is Walmart stealing from our schools fundraising?

It is troubling to see Walmart has a large display of Foothill and Amador spirit wear. The sprit wear is a primary fundraiser...

Original post made by Foothill Falcon on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by curious, on Sep 21, 2009 at 9:37 pm | 25 comments | 1932 Views

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Article: "DNC Failed to Certify Obama as Eligible in MOST States"

Fascinating, if true. Evidently it is. We'll see if this story has "legs." It certainly will not be covered in the mainstream...

Original post made by Gene on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by John McCain, on Sep 28, 2009 at 1:55 pm | 25 comments | 1533 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Library-Louder than Starbucks

I've found it's quieter at Starbucks than the Pleasanton Library. The old social norm of being quiet in a library is extinct....

Original post made by Melanie on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by uselibraryalot, on Oct 4, 2009 at 8:38 pm | 25 comments | 1735 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Lawsuit against ValleyCare Health System headed to trial

A lawsuit filed by a patients' rights group against ValleyCare Health System appears to be headed to trial. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Physician, on Feb 26, 2011 at 10:56 am | 25 comments | 2133 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Jose set to ban both plastic, paper bags at stores

Plastic and paper shopping bags may soon no longer be an option at San Jose stores after the City Council voted to ban them...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Polprav, on Oct 22, 2009 at 9:58 pm | 25 comments | 1483 Views

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District reports no 'documented cases' of H1N1 in Pleasanton schools

Although no documented cases of H1N1 (swine flu) have been reported in Pleasanton schools, an increasing number of students...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 21, 2009 at 11:21 pm | 25 comments | 1096 Views

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Fox News is to journalism what professional wrestling is to sport

You know how you can tell that Fox News Channel is a wingnut propaganda outfit? They collectively behave like whiny victims...

Original post made by Steven Y on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 21, 2009 at 10:25 pm | 25 comments | 1155 Views

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Obama announces troop increase in Afghanistan...I think

So after listening to President Obama's speech about adding additional troops in Afghanistan how do you feel? Do we know...

Original post made by einstein on Dec. 1, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 4, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 25 comments | 1281 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prop. 8 sponsor warns same-sex marriage could lead to 'social moral decay'

An official sponsor of Proposition 8 testified in federal court in San Francisco Thursday that he believes same-sex marriage...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by Go Canucks Go, on Feb 2, 2010 at 9:46 pm | 25 comments | 959 Views

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Council places Oak Grove referendum on June 8 ballot

Pleasanton voters will be asked to decide in June if the developers of a 51-custom home project at the end of Hearst Drive...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Mar 21, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 25 comments | 1154 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Council votes to negotiate settlement on court-ordered housing cap ban

The Pleasanton City Council last night unanimously agreed to negotiate a settlement with opponents of the city's 29,000-unit...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by Steven J. Raff, on May 3, 2010 at 3:44 pm | 25 comments | 1623 Views

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MOVING TO MEXICO

Dear Obama: I'm planning to move my family and extended family into Mexico for my health, and I would like to ask you...

Original post made by AZisRight on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 5, 2010 at 6:51 am | 25 comments | 1387 Views

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Opinion poll regarding Measure D

I received a "public opinion" poll call from a Flagstaff, AZ number. After a few questions concerning what I thought of...

Original post made by Yes on Open Space on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by spin it again, on May 10, 2010 at 6:33 pm | 25 comments | 1922 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Former councilman, Hart Middle School V.P. Matt Campbell takes top post at Las Lomas High

Matt Campbell, 43, vice principal at Hart Middle School, has been hired as the new principal at Las Lomas High School in...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by Rebecca, on Sep 15, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 25 comments | 2351 Views

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BREAKING NEWS: McNerney Votes in Favor of the Greatest Ever Assault on Free-Speech In America

McNerney simply has to be defeated in November if we want to protect what is remaining of our US Constitution. "The DISCLOSE...

Original post made by Concerned American on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by radical, on Jun 29, 2010 at 8:00 am | 25 comments | 1035 Views

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Why Isn't Anti-Palestinism Condemned As A Hate Crime

This article just makes too much "sense". Who wants to argue with "common sense". Enter cholo, and certifiable stacy, have...

Original post made by mark on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Jul 6, 2010 at 7:52 pm | 25 comments | 1064 Views

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Graph of the Day

Unemployment Under different U.S. House Majorities: (Source for the unemployment figures: a spreadsheet taken yesterday...

Original post made by Chris on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by M., on Jul 11, 2010 at 11:44 pm | 25 comments | 1337 Views

AROUND TOWN

Noise from the Sports Park

I thought I'd ask this here, since I cannot get a hold of the City through their web site. Does the noise Ordinance cover...

Original post made by FedUp on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by rsg, on Jul 28, 2010 at 9:55 pm | 25 comments | 2674 Views
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