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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Will PUSD Cut CSR?

The ball is in the School Board Trustees' court now. The State has given them flexibility in CSR rules and other categorical...

Original post made by Stacey on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Agree with Chatty Chad, on Jun 3, 2009 at 10:06 am | 2 comments | 1140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Unfortunately, teachers will pay one way or the other

If teachers don't agree to a Step/Column freeze, they will end up "paying" by a heavier workload. Larger class sizes with...

Original post made by still hopeful on Jun. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1140 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County supervisors approve $2.4 billion budget, up 1.45%

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously yesterday to approve a $2.4 billion budget for fiscal 2010 that...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Chas, on Jun 26, 2009 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 1140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rush Limbaugh and those who invoking the Nazi analogy to attack President Barack Obama’s effort to reform health care

Health care debate turns vile with Nazi analogy Right-wing loudmouths distort history, diminish true evil of the Holocaust COMMENTARY...

Original post made by Mike on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 12, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 17 comments | 1140 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

City, Pleasanton Garbage Service to host workshop on new program

The city of Pleasanton and Pleasanton Garbage Service will co-host a free informational workshop about Pleasanton's new recycling...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Tammy, on Aug 28, 2009 at 7:37 pm | 5 comments | 1140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Losing 70 pounds in 70 weeks

It took one hour with a trainer for Kathy Narum to see the possibility of fitness. She stuck with the program and lost a...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Grace, on Jul 25, 2010 at 11:10 am | 4 comments | 1140 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Proud Socialists March at Left-Wing Protest in DC

The so-called "One Nation" rally was led by labor unions as an attempt to counter Glenn Beck's Restoring Honor Rally, which...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Tea Party Patriot, on Oct 4, 2010 at 6:40 pm | 22 comments | 1140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Exploding Public Employee Entitlements

Did you know (all these are facts that can be confirmed with City Management): - An incremental $46M has been siphoned...

Original post made by GX on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Not So Sure, on Nov 9, 2010 at 12:02 am | 5 comments | 1140 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Ramon 'fiscally sound' despite lower revenues

San Ramon is in remarkably good shape, especially compared to some other California cities, according to Mayor Abram Wilson...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by GX, on Jan 12, 2011 at 4:25 pm | 3 comments | 1140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Indoor marijuana-growing equipment found in Danville home fire

Police are investigating a fire at a two-story Danville house that broke out early Friday morning after discovering equipment...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by Donald, on Jan 31, 2011 at 3:10 pm | 2 comments | 1140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Today's another 'Spare the Air' day

Yule logs may have to go unburned this holiday weekend if cold, still weather conditions persist in Pleasanton and across...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Dec 22, 2011 at 1:23 pm | 3 comments | 1140 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

PUSD fails to meet 'No Child Left Behind' standards

Despite increasing its Academic Performance Index score by nine points, from 906 to 915 over the last year, and better test...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 30, 2012 at 8:44 pm | 6 comments | 1140 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton police search for missing adult

Pleasanton police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 26-year-old man last seen at his home Wednesday...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2015
Last comment by Concerned, on Feb 5, 2015 at 11:21 am | 1 comment | 1140 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. 1139 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Budget crisis forces deep cuts at Calif. schools

A national AP article from today. Highlights include "California schools now rank at or near the bottom nationally in...

Original post made by Still waiting on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 22, 2009 at 7:58 pm | 3 comments | 1139 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A sobering 3 min. clip about Cap & Trade today...

As Mike Pence (R-IND) said at the end of this clip, this is not a Congress, this is a travesty. http://www.stevesimon.us/blog/?p=1342 ...

Original post made by paul on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jun 29, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 3 comments | 1139 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

June 29 school board meeting will be broadcast Friday July 3

I just called the Tri-Valley Community television folks and confirmed that the school board meeting from June 29, which was...

Original post made by Sandy on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by sandy, on Jul 4, 2009 at 5:55 am | 4 comments | 1139 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dennis Miller's Alameda County Fair horseracing picks for July 11

Our own Dennis Miller is giving his Alameda County Fair horseracing picks for today, July 11. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=2190...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2009
Last comment by bobbi, on Jul 18, 2009 at 11:15 am | 2 comments | 1139 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

President's address in Pleasanton schools tomorrow causing a stir

President Obama will address students tomorrow in a live broadcast to participating classrooms, which has stemmed debates...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Nancy, on Sep 7, 2009 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 1139 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

On losing two remarkable friends

Two highly regarded community leaders died last week, a loss to their families and the city they loved. Jackie Barnett, who...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Nicki (Seery) Miller, on Nov 4, 2009 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 1139 Views
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