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SCHOOLS & KIDS

"The Lottery" - a must see movie

A must-see movie to further the dialogue on improving public education. Here is a review: (http://online.wsj.com/article_email/SB10001424052748704635204575242123324855474-lMyQjAxMT...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 5, 2010 at 9:24 pm | 4 comments | 1186 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jobless recovery?

Interesting article by a former Obama economic advisor. http://www.thenation.com/doc/20090713/hindery_gerard ...

Original post made by Einstein on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 8, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 1186 Views

AROUND TOWN

Carnival by movies??

I was driving and saw carnival rides near the movie theatre. Does anyone know what they are for or when it is going to be...

Original post made by Curious Mother on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Chuck, on Mar 28, 2010 at 2:38 pm | 2 comments | 1186 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vranesh

Heard that the transcript of the Varnish hearing is available. Will PW get and post it? Might be fun reading to actually...

Original post made by George on Nov. 3, 2015
Last comment by OhReally?, on Nov 7, 2015 at 2:14 pm | 14 comments | 1185 Views

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An Analysis of Past and Current Administrations

This post is in response to '!'s request for an explanation regarding a statement I made in another thread: "By the time...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by vesyolkina, on Dec 25, 2009 at 4:49 am | 9 comments | 1185 Views

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Walking is wrong for Pleasanton and America

It's a well known fact that America is a vehicle-based society. Any true American spends at least 50% of his time driving...

Original post made by Buford on Feb. 13, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Feb 16, 2010 at 11:16 am | 8 comments | 1185 Views

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Pleasanton Appears on Forbes Wealthiest Zip Codes

Two Pleasanton zip codes: 94566 and 94588 are ranked at #286 and #459 respectively in Forbes' "Wealthiest Zip Coges" list...

Original post made by Rick on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by T.R. Ollman, on Sep 29, 2010 at 4:33 pm | 4 comments | 1185 Views

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Democrat Pollster: "U.S. Mainstream Media Has Now Become an Enemy of America"

Now even a democrat pollster, Pat Caddell, is so outraged that he states loudly that ... "the mainstream media in this...

Original post made by Anyone But Obama on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by oh, brother, on Oct 31, 2012 at 11:11 am | 5 comments | 1185 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chipotle please come to Pleasanton

I'm tired of driving all the way to Dublin for my Chipotle Mexican food fix. The local Mexican food is OK but it is time...

Original post made by CEASAR on Oct. 17, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 18, 2009 at 12:01 pm | 6 comments | 1185 Views

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Please take 10 seconds to support a Hometown Boy.

Please take 10 seconds to vote for a Hometown Boy in an international music contest. Nick Johnson | New Talent Contest -...

Original post made by JT on Mar. 18, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1185 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

The Vulva Chronicles

I saw the post on The Vagina Monologues. If you've read or seen the play, you know that the characters are talking about...

Original post made by Mulva on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Jason, on Nov 30, 2009 at 7:53 pm | 2 comments | 1185 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Committee reports initial recommendations for future of UC system

A group tasked with finding ways to maintain and improve the quality of the University of California system, despite the...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 27, 2010 at 11:43 am | 3 comments | 1185 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Realtor group wins challenge to its trademark designation

The National Association of Realtors has won a challenge to the use of its trademark "Realtor" in a domain name operated...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Homeowner, on Apr 13, 2012 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 1185 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jarrod Poston completes basic training at West Point

Cadet Jarrod Bradley Poston, son of Mary and Bradley Poston of Pleasanton, successfully completed six weeks of basic training...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2014
Last comment by Daveg, on Sep 9, 2014 at 8:56 am | 7 comments | 1184 Views

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$2,000,000,000,000: Thanks Harry Reid

Thanks to Harry Reid for confirming on the Senate floor what most of us have believed all along. The currently proposed health...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Joseph, on Oct 16, 2009 at 12:44 pm | 15 comments | 1184 Views

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AND WHAT ABOUT CHINA?

I am happy to see the mid-term elections finally coming to head. I am sure the winners will do a superb job and maybe, just...

Original post made by Main Street & Main Stream on Oct. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1184 Views

AROUND TOWN

memorial for Pleasanton marine

I have just read that that young marine who killed himself in Pleasanton is having a memorial. Please let us join together...

Original post made by member on Aug. 2, 2009
Last comment by Catherine K, on Aug 4, 2009 at 1:03 am | 3 comments | 1184 Views

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Gutter People

Has anybody used a company that repairs/replaces gutters and has been happy with them? I would appreciate referrals. I went...

Original post made by Poppins on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by Poppins, on Dec 6, 2010 at 4:09 pm | 3 comments | 1184 Views

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Alameda County rewards boss: $400k…for life

Original post made by Arnold on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Mar 30, 2013 at 11:23 am | 4 comments | 1184 Views

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Five Easy Ways to Lower Your Energy Bills This Winter

Winter is approaching, and it may have Pleasanton residents wondering what they can do to keep their homes warm while avoiding...

Original post made by Jessica Lee for StopWaste on Dec. 5, 2013
Last comment by Right, on Dec 16, 2013 at 8:42 pm | 10 comments | 1184 Views
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Bread and Circuses
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Pleasanton school trustees move toward a school bond
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 343 views