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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Next Steps for Race to the Top

Different viewpoints from California on California's failed Race to the Top application. http://educatedguess.org/blog/2010/03/14/run-harder-or-quit-race-to-the-top/ "Until...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by NO sympathy, on Mar 16, 2010 at 10:46 am | 5 comments | 1238 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

EngageNY-Ahmadi/Instructional Coaches choose SCRIPTED Louisiana math modules w/o teacher buy in for PUSD schools

As a teacher, I am appalled of the stunning incompetence of the school board in selecting (without letting the teachers know)...

Original post made by Robot Teacher on Mar. 22, 2015
Last comment by Very disappointing, on Mar 22, 2015 at 9:54 pm | 5 comments | 1238 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

White House Move to Collect 'Fishy' Info May Be Illegal, Critics Say

Duh!?!?! Where is the outrage from the left that would have materialized if the Bush administration had done this? Does...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Aug 10, 2009 at 9:07 pm | 13 comments | 1238 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nasty, Mean, Angry P-Town Residents

I wanted to re post this from another thread to have some hopefully constructive feedback and maybe, just maybe open some...

Original post made by Food for Thought on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by Arnold, on Aug 21, 2009 at 5:37 pm | 11 comments | 1238 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Jumbo mortgage market holding recovery back

Limited availability and unusually high interest rates in the jumbo loan market are adversely affecting the rest of the housing...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Another Homeowner, on Jul 30, 2009 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 1238 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why Some Middle Schools Do Better

Here's the article: "Report: middle school success tied to high expectations" http://www.ocregister.com/news/schools-236351-middle-report.html "Middle...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 26, 2010 at 6:30 pm | 1 comment | 1237 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Palin-ish

This YouTube chunk of excellence reminded me of Sarah Palin's farewell address. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ScgFIKXKFkc&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Ebobcesca%2Ecom%2Fblog%2Darchiv...

Original post made by Norris on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by bob, on Jul 28, 2009 at 6:42 am | 5 comments | 1237 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Graph for the Day

"I cannot guarantee that those [Social Security] checks go out on August 3rd if we haven't resolved this issue. Because there...

Original post made by Becky on Jul. 14, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1237 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Haunting Fields' are open

Award-winning pirates are bringing thrills and chills to Pleasanton at the Pirates of Emerson-Haunting Fields which are now...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Janet, on Oct 5, 2010 at 2:08 pm | 2 comments | 1237 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters: Vote for McGovern, Brown

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=7475 posted Friday, October 8,...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by sknywench, on Oct 20, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 9 comments | 1237 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Axis celebrates new women's health clinic

Axis Community Health had a lot to celebrate last week as the nonprofit, which provides health care services to low-income...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Jason, on Nov 12, 2009 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 1237 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Prop. 8 trial, followed nationally, now recreated on YouTube

The same-sex marriage trial in San Francisco last month broke ground not only as the first federal trial of its kind, but...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by LBK, on Feb 3, 2010 at 8:19 pm | 6 comments | 1237 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ILLEGAL Immigration worries!

Regardless of you political leanings. The following videos should be of concern to you. http://www.wsbtv.com/video/23438021/index.html ...

Original post made by Pablo on May. 18, 2010
Last comment by mark, on May 26, 2010 at 1:06 pm | 16 comments | 1236 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Congressman Paul Ryan's "Roadmap for America" : This will retire the entire US debt

Please inform yourself regarding Paul Ryan's "Roadmap..." We must get America back on track and 180 degrees in the opposite...

Original post made by We Need This! on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 7:17 pm | 7 comments | 1236 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Unions warning people about Six Flags safety

Original post made by Joe on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by safety?, on Jun 1, 2013 at 11:14 am | 4 comments | 1236 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Pleasanton Weekly Troll

There is a person in our fair community that has decided to take over the PWTF for personal reasons - most likely a need...

Original post made by DSM-IV on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Billie, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 1236 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why is there a helicopter circling Shadow Cliffs on Fathers Day?

Anyone know?...

Original post made by nancy s. on Jun. 20, 2010
Last comment by Tango, on Jun 21, 2010 at 9:22 pm | 2 comments | 1236 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State Supreme Court now hearing arguments on Prop. 8 today

The California Supreme Court -- with two new members seated in the past year -- is set to hear arguments in San Francisco...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by steve, on Sep 7, 2011 at 8:25 am | 8 comments | 1236 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 | 1236 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Healthcare is for Liberal Wimps!

The way I figure, healthcare and doctors are for liberal wimpy people. My daddy never went to no doctor or dentist and he...

Original post made by Buford on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ben, on Jul 28, 2009 at 12:23 am | 5 comments | 1235 Views
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