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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel Tax Deja Vu

Check out this posting from February 2008: A parcel tax is a thinly veiled excuse to have access to a pot of discretionary...

Original post made by Ptown resident on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, on May 1, 2009 at 10:16 am | 2 comments | 1643 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What happened on Foothill Rd last night???

There was yet another wreck on Foothill Rd. last night. I have heard from some teenagers that it was because of this stupid...

Original post made by Foothill parent on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Deadman's curve, on Jul 6, 2009 at 8:43 pm | 3 comments | 1643 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CTA unanimously denounces the Vergara vs. CA lawsuit

In late March the delegates from the California Teachers' Association (that's "teachers' union" to you non-teachers, one...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by The Rest of the Bunch are Good Apples, on Apr 28, 2014 at 1:41 pm | 9 comments | 1643 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Deli meats stacked in Wal-Mart sandwiches part of nationwide recall

Approximately 380,000 pounds of deli meat products distributed nationwide have been recalled by its New York state producer...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 5, 2010 at 2:33 pm | 4 comments | 1643 Views

AROUND TOWN

Register for tomorrow's Red Cross volunteer orientation

American Red Cross will host a volunteer orientation from 4-5 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 12, at its Pleasanton Blood Donation Center,...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by WhatIf, on Aug 11, 2010 at 4:21 pm | 1 comment | 1643 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oak Grove developers cancel offer to delay suit against Pleasanton

The landowners of 600 acres in the southeast hills have nixed an agreement they proposed to delay court actions against the...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by who do you work for?, on Oct 3, 2011 at 5:49 pm | 6 comments | 1643 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County sheriff, Mythbusters TV crew hold public meeting over Dublin cannonball incident

On the heels of an epic TV production mishap that sent a cannonball flying into Dublin homes, roughly two hundred people...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by Fred Jones, on Dec 20, 2011 at 10:38 pm | 3 comments | 1643 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

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 | 1643 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Confused parcel tax voter...Please help

I'm reading the campaign ad on page 2 of the recent PW where it says: Feb 2009 Budget Act <$9.7 M> Governor’s...

Original post made by Confused Voter on May. 30, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 31, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 20 comments | 1642 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill High students hear about holocaust from Czechoslovakian survivor

Never again. Holocaust survivor Susan Greenwald told a Foothill High School honors English class that they need to remember...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by ThankYou, on Nov 11, 2010 at 8:33 am | 5 comments | 1642 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

This IS why we went to WAR!

This is why we go to war, this is why we went to war and this is why we will continue to wage war! Just about the only thing...

Original post made by Don on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Jul 26, 2009 at 8:42 pm | 34 comments | 1642 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arcadia High takes state 'We the People" championship

Amador Valley High School and Foothill High School took second and fourth places in today's state finals in Sacramento in...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Feb 9, 2010 at 6:35 pm | 14 comments | 1642 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meet Sunset magazine's food editor

Margo True, author of "One-Block Feast, an Adventure from Yard to Table," and food editor of Sunset magazine will be at Towne...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Larry, on Apr 15, 2011 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 1642 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fremont Mayor Bob Wasserman dies at age 77

Fremont Mayor Bob Wasserman, who tried to bring the Oakland A's baseball team to his city and keep the NUMMI auto plant from...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Lisa, on Jan 4, 2012 at 12:24 am | 1 comment | 1642 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's 'Spare the Air' day for the Superbowl

Bay Area residents are being asked not to burn wood today by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2012
Last comment by Kangaroo, on Feb 5, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 5 comments | 1641 Views

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5,900 motorists in Bay Area cited for cell phone violations last month, CHP reports

Cell phone calls, texts and other distractions on the road earned nearly 6,000 Bay Area motorists citations from the California...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by me, on May 17, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 9 comments | 1641 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Need your help...will you help me?

Hi crazy & wild PW Forum crowd, I'm needing your help. There are some great auctions listed at the online auction house...

Original post made by Amy Taylor on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 17, 2009 at 8:27 pm | 9 comments | 1640 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tri-Valley YMCA Youth & Government Program

Youth and Government is a program for high school students that not only allows them to learn about issues surrounding California...

Original post made by Katie Dulka on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by Guest, on Oct 10, 2011 at 9:24 pm | 2 comments | 1640 Views

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California to face an additional 25.4 billion dollar deficit in the next 19 months.

Get ready folks because Democrat governor Jerry Brown and his democrat legislature will be forced to do some deep cutting...

Original post made by Einstein on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by voter, on Nov 12, 2010 at 11:02 pm | 12 comments | 1640 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steady Support for FireHouse Arts Center

The Pleasanton Cultural Arts Foundation (PCAF) is sponsoring “That’s Entertainment: A Gala Benefiting the Firehouse Arts...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2009 at 2:31 pm | 4 comments | 1640 Views
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