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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Census is Getting Very Personal...

To every American...this 5 minute (troubling) video is well worth watching. Video >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RsDhkPym01k ...

Original post made by Concerned American on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Mar 8, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 37 comments | 1384 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Newsom orders layoffs for 15,000 S.F. workers but plans to hire back most on part-time basis

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom cut the workweek for 15,000 full-time city employees to 37.5 hours Friday as a cost-cutting...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 8, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 3 comments | 1342 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

An interesting opinion about the teacher firings in Rhode Island

This opinion was posted on CNN. It is about the Rhode Island teachers firings: http://www.cnn.com/2010/OPINION/03/05/navarrette.teacher.firings/index.html?hpt=T2 Intersting...

Original post made by Rhode Island Teacher Firings on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by guess what, on Mar 8, 2010 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 1175 Views

AROUND TOWN

Passengers to face full body scans at Oakland, San Jose airports

Heading out of town? Expect to be examined by full body scanners at 11 major airports including those at Oakland and San...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Andy, on Mar 8, 2010 at 10:38 am | 3 comments | 1247 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton is Rich? That's news to me...

Ran across this story on 680Homes.com. CNBC says Pleasanton is the 3rd wealthiest city in the U.S. http://www.680homes.com/blog/2010/03/01/new-survey-pleasanton-is-rich/...

Original post made by Jim on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Mar 8, 2010 at 9:07 am | 7 comments | 1087 Views

AROUND TOWN

Safeway is Pathetic

Now that Safeway doesn't allow cashiers to give refunds for returned items, customers have to wait around for a customer...

Original post made by Mike on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Mar 8, 2010 at 9:04 am | 10 comments | 1086 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schools join in statewide Day of Action

In the 30 minutes before school started Thursday, teachers, classified staff, administrators and parents joined the statewide...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Einstein, on Mar 7, 2010 at 7:18 pm | 106 comments | 3758 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

P,E, Uniforms at P.M.S. discriminatory...

Last night was the meeting for incoming 6th graders at Pleasanton Middle School. The Physical Education part of the presentation...

Original post made by Outraged~ on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Outraged~, on Mar 7, 2010 at 6:51 pm | 34 comments | 2188 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Vineyard Villa gets a new lease on life

For the Pleasanton City Council, Tuesday night's meeting was a love fest like none other as council members, the owner of...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by missed something, on Mar 7, 2010 at 5:49 pm | 6 comments | 2250 Views

AROUND TOWN

State police association to install first woman as president

The California Police Chiefs Association will install its first female president on Wednesday, when San Mateo Police Chief...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Mar 7, 2010 at 10:53 am | 4 comments | 1155 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School fundraising efforts planned

Pleasanton schools saw $11 million in cuts in the current year and is projecting about $8 million in cuts for the 2010-11...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 7, 2010 at 8:55 am | 33 comments | 1631 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: PUSD needs to think as a business

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6746 posted Friday, March 5, 2010,...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by David, on Mar 7, 2010 at 8:22 am | 12 comments | 1217 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama is determined to destroy our country

Anyone who still believes in Obama should read the following link. Our President is a very dangerous man for our country...

Original post made by Andrew on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Love Palin, on Mar 6, 2010 at 9:03 pm | 10 comments | 1168 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: McNerney should oppose latest healthcare effort

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6747 posted Friday, March 5, 2010,...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by shadowbozo, on Mar 6, 2010 at 7:20 pm | 11 comments | 1183 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Documentary - "Race to Nowhere"

I heard about this documentary about stressed teens called "RACE TO NOWHERE" and I think every parent, teenager, teacher,...

Original post made by Suzanne on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 6, 2010 at 7:02 pm | 38 comments | 2600 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ratigan & Media Attempt to Brand Tea Parties Racist

As a black proud Tea Party patriot, I am extremely offended by MSNBC TV show host Dylan Ratigan's baseless accusation... March...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Mar 6, 2010 at 3:58 pm | 6 comments | 952 Views

AROUND TOWN

generous donation to this TEA Party

I want some MORE advertising through Tea Party! PLEASE! "I want to publicly say a HUGE thank you to Bar --- Bak--, CEO/Founder...

Original post made by Challenger to the Right on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Jim, on Mar 6, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 3 comments | 1162 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police Bulletin

Cause to possible quarry explosion still being investigated Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6725...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by luki, on Mar 6, 2010 at 3:55 pm | 1 comment | 1184 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Police Bulletin

Alleged Main Street burglar arrested Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6752 posted...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by luki, on Mar 6, 2010 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 934 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

California Out of First Race To The Top

http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_14513439 "Today's announcement that California has missed out on Race to the...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by Game's over !, on Mar 6, 2010 at 3:25 pm | 6 comments | 1116 Views
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