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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Our Kids Are Better Off Than Kids in Tonga: Cutting Through Liberal Mainstream Press Bias

Admittedly, the United States ranks 34 out of 35 on a UNICEF measure of relative child poverty in developed nations. And,...

Original post made by Arnold on Apr. 20, 2013
Last comment by Matt, on Apr 20, 2013 at 3:37 pm | 1 comment | 1086 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Council to discuss proposed employee union contract at meeting tonight

"Pleasanton Council to discuss proposed employee union contract at meeting tonight by Jeb Bing Pleasanton Weekly Staff...

Original post made by J.Q.P. on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 21, 2013 at 10:37 pm | 6 comments | 1086 Views

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Last day for Goodguys 20th Summer Get-Together at the Fairgrounds

The Goodguys 20th Summer Get-Together is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, its final day for the show at the Alameda County...

Original post made on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Stella, on Jun 2, 2013 at 10:59 pm | 5 comments | 1086 Views

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Operator of BART train that killed 2 in training

The operator of a BART train that struck and killed two workers near the Walnut Creek station on Saturday was in training,...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2013
Last comment by Did you expect BARTD Integrity?, on Oct 23, 2013 at 10:37 am | 10 comments | 1086 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD summary of board actions on June 3

I just received an email via the district's e-connection, which briefly summarizes the action taken at last night's board...

Original post made by Sandy on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Jun 4, 2009 at 2:10 pm | 3 comments | 1085 Views

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Weekly's 'wrap-around' 2009 Holiday Fund will help thousands throughout Tri-Valley

The face of hunger is changing in the Tri-Valley. Open Heart Kitchen Executive Director Linda McKeever sees it first-hand. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2009
Last comment by Janet Pelletier, on Dec 14, 2009 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 1085 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More Americans believe Obama is a Muslim

Just another problem for the incompetent President Usama Obama. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/08/19/barack-obama-muslim_n_687360.html...

Original post made by Ahab the Arab on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by BARF0, on Aug 23, 2010 at 10:21 am | 4 comments | 1085 Views

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Somber service for Pleasanton soldier killed in Afghanistan

Family, friends and uniformed men and women paid their final respects Tuesday to Army Specialist Jameson Lynn Lindskog, whose...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by Cheryl, on Apr 11, 2011 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 1085 Views

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Free concert tonight featuring Dave Crimmen

Concerts in the Park will host Dave Crimmen who will perform '50s-'60s rock 'n' roll, rockability and surf music, tonight...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 22, 2011 at 12:34 pm | 1 comment | 1085 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bone Marrow Drive TODAY and next Saturday at Amador Valley

GO to Amador to swab! The CACC is holding a Bone Marrow Donor Drive TODAY between 9-1 @ the Amador Valley High School Theater....

Original post made by Simone on Feb. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jeff, on Feb 19, 2012 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1085 Views

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Look fast, these blossoms are starting to fade

Enjoy these blossoming trees in the Pleasanton library parking lot and throughout the city because they may have jumped the...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by Beehive, on Feb 27, 2012 at 8:31 pm | 4 comments | 1085 Views

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Vote No on Props. 30, 38, B1

Of the 11 statewide propositions on the Nov. 6 General Election ballot along with two county measures and one seeking a parcel...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by the sales tax, on Nov 4, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 7 comments | 1085 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Reality of an Invasion

Reality of an Invasion-Uncensured: http://www.afterdowningstreet.org/uncensored Warning-Graphic Images...

Original post made by War Reality on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 17, 2009 at 3:01 pm | 10 comments | 1084 Views

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Tattle Tales

This writing group is for those who have an "itch" to put down your thoughts for prosperity. Class dates are at 12:30 p.m....

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by picky in p-town, on Sep 23, 2009 at 9:29 am | 1 comment | 1084 Views

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VFW Crab Feed and Blackjack Games

Pleasanton's Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6298 will host its annual crab feed and blackjack games Oct. 10 at the Veterans...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Sherry, on Oct 9, 2009 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 1084 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Obama's Four-Year Plan to Remake (i.e. Destroy) America...

If you are an American and love this country, this is sobering. Please understand Obama's 5-main objectives within his first...

Original post made by Margaret on Dec. 13, 2009
Last comment by Curious, on Dec 16, 2009 at 1:51 pm | 17 comments | 1084 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A Wonderland formula funds California schools

From Sacramento Bee columnist Dan Brown. An eye opening editorial about the manipulation of the school funding Proposition...

Original post made by scattergram on Jan. 17, 2010
Last comment by scattergram, on Jan 18, 2010 at 4:47 pm | 4 comments | 1084 Views

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Bathroom remodel - plumber recommendation

I'm re-modeling my bathroom and would like a recommendation for plumbing service. The scope of the work I'm interested in...

Original post made by Pleasanton parent on Aug. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tango, on Aug 12, 2010 at 3:03 am | 7 comments | 1084 Views

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Heavy rains topple tree in Pleasanton

Thursday's heavy rain took their toll on a tree -- and a car -- in Pleasanton. The tree, an ornamental pear, toppled onto...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2011
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Mar 30, 2011 at 7:16 pm | 2 comments | 1084 Views

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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 | 1084 Views
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