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SCHOOLS & KIDS

After Measure G Fails

Will the PUSD heed the call of the community and cut spending in the areas that it should (i.e. S&C) or will it move forward...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on May. 23, 2009
Last comment by No on G, on May 25, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 17 comments | 1266 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Republicans for Measure G

Why would I, a Republican, support Measure G? It is a new tax. Smaller government and no new taxes are the Republican mantra,...

Original post made by YES ON G! on May. 23, 2009
Last comment by No on G, on May 25, 2009 at 2:05 pm | 16 comments | 1523 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amazing we haven't seen this in the PW...

By Ron McNicoll, The Independent Absentee ballots are already sent to voters. The polls will be open June 2 for...

Original post made by Good Article on G on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on May 25, 2009 at 11:01 am | 3 comments | 1177 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Speaker Pelosiís Controversial Marxist Connections

I found this to be a very revealing read (but not surprising for those who have been paying attention)... Speaker Pelosiís...

Original post made by John on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by John, on May 25, 2009 at 6:36 am | 2 comments | 1211 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stoneridge near denker there is a serious car accident

On Stoneridge towards Denker there is a seriously bad car accident, you may want to take another route if you are heading...

Original post made by bel on May. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1064 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I'm the Mayor of Pleasanton and I will be voting No on G

......getting a little rediculous isn't it?...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Incumbent, on May 24, 2009 at 10:19 pm | 4 comments | 1273 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

We could stand to take a few notes from Livermore's School District

This Article was written by Patricia Koning, The Independent Despite the increasingly bleak news about the State...

Original post made by Proud of Livermore on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Yes on G, on May 24, 2009 at 10:12 pm | 2 comments | 1339 Views

AROUND TOWN

Horses under-fed?

Passerby feeds two horses that are penned up in a pasture on Dublin Canyon Road just west of the Pleasanton Marriott Hotel...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Good Info, on May 24, 2009 at 6:32 pm | 15 comments | 1335 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Restored B-17, B-24 and P-51 Mustang on view to public starting today

The "Nine O Nine," "Witchcraft" and the Mustang are the stars of the annual Wings of Freedom Tour coming to the Livermore...

Original post made on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on May 24, 2009 at 3:39 pm | 1 comment | 1228 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Alameda County leaders say state budget cuts will be devastating

In a strongly-worded message issued by Alameda County officials today, they said the failure of five state budget-related...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by John, on May 24, 2009 at 2:15 pm | 47 comments | 1847 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G is flawed and deceptive.

Some want us to believe that we can have confidence voting for measure G. That $15 million of the $18 million of our taxes...

Original post made by Diana on May. 23, 2009
Last comment by NO ON G, on May 24, 2009 at 1:51 pm | 11 comments | 1206 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I am a Democrat and a Teacher but am voting No on G

I have seen how the economy has affected families in Pleasanton. This year has been real hard on many families. I have...

Original post made by Teacher on May. 23, 2009
Last comment by Thank you too, on May 24, 2009 at 1:11 pm | 11 comments | 1223 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

HERE It Comes...

Obama's Pick as the State Department's Legal Advisor, Harold Koh, Favors Sharia Law (i.e. muslim law) over the U.S. Constitution! You...

Original post made by amy on May. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1448 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Germain pleads no contest to molestation charges, faces 15 years in state prison

Henry Germain, the 62-year-old former Castlewood Country Club tennis pro, appeared in court today and changed his plea to...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Victim of Henry, on May 24, 2009 at 10:56 am | 73 comments | 2053 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: 'No' on parcel tax would be leaving kids behind

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5635 posted Friday, May 22, 2009,...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Heads-up, on May 23, 2009 at 10:54 pm | 35 comments | 5203 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: 63 cents a day isn't much to ask

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5633 posted Friday, May 22, 2009,...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on May 23, 2009 at 10:21 pm | 35 comments | 1409 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman hits drive, instead of reverse, crashes into athletic facility near Raley's

A woman with a child strapped in a car seat put her car in drive, stepped on the accelerator and drove the car forward into...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by .., on May 23, 2009 at 8:08 pm | 8 comments | 1630 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mount Diablo school parcel tax fails; voters OK Hayward services tax

Bay Area voters who turned out to participate in Tuesday's statewide special election have unofficially determined the fate...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by polly, on May 23, 2009 at 4:14 pm | 28 comments | 1456 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1826 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

L.A. Times investigative report

A friend of mine sent me the following L.A. Times article which I found shocking and sad. Shocking because the article discusses...

Original post made by Shocked on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on May 23, 2009 at 11:03 am | 4 comments | 1167 Views
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