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SCHOOLS & KIDS

HOW MUCH IS YOUR SCHOOL ASKING FOR?

I was recently at a BBQ with families from different neighborhoods in Ptown. The conversation turned to the subject of school...

Original post made by School Supplies List on Aug. 15, 2009
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

8 years after 9/11

It was eight years ago today that terrorists attacked the U.S., stunning the nation and bringing an outpouring of volunteers...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Carla, on Sep 17, 2009 at 10:45 am | 16 comments | 1277 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is "Safe Rides" still available?

Several teens have mentioned that teens are trying to call Safe Rides and it goes right to voice mail and that it is unusual...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 13, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

Does anyone know why there were 5 firetrucks

by the bridge on Bernal between Foothiil Road and Meadowlark Lane this morning? I must of saw 7 or 8 trucks and a inflatable...

Original post made by sam p on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Mar 4, 2010 at 2:27 pm | 3 comments | 1277 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

VP Biden sneaks into Oakland to help Jerry McNerney

A 9AM Democrat fundraiser today in the Oakland area featured Vice-President Joe Biden at an undisclosed location. Jerry McNerney's...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by Issues please, on Oct 4, 2010 at 11:00 am | 23 comments | 1277 Views

AROUND TOWN

Brown signs law banning children under 18 from using commercial tanning beds

AIM at Melanoma, the largest international foundation dedicated to melanoma research and patient advocacy, yesterday applauded...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 13, 2011 at 7:46 pm | 18 comments | 1277 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown set for lively events over next 8 days

Get set for a full week of events as the Pleasanton Downtown Association and merchants swing into overdrive with almost non-stop...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Pamela, on Aug 3, 2009 at 7:48 pm | 3 comments | 1276 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Census is Getting Very Personal...

To every American...this 5 minute (troubling) video is well worth watching. Video >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RsDhkPym01k ...

Original post made by Concerned American on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Mar 8, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 37 comments | 1276 Views

AROUND TOWN

Candidate Campaign Finance Disclosures

Last week candidates for Mayor and City Council seats filed their first Cal Form 460 Campaign Finance Disclosure Reports...

Original post made by Rae on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Sounds Okay to me, on Oct 21, 2010 at 9:40 pm | 8 comments | 1276 Views

AROUND TOWN

'From Idea to Entrepreneur' workshop today

Come to a free seminar and learn how to protect an idea for development, how to make and market-test a prototype, and how...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
Last comment by Today is too late, on Nov 29, 2010 at 3:40 pm | 1 comment | 1276 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Ed Kinney lecture series continues next Tuesday

The public is invited to spend an evening with President Theodore Roosevelt at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7 at the Firehouse Arts...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Joe Devane, on Feb 2, 2012 at 8:55 pm | 1 comment | 1276 Views

AROUND TOWN

League of California Cities names Thorne to its board of directors

Pleasanton Councilman Jerry Thorne has been appointed to the board of directors of the League of California Cities. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by steven, on Apr 24, 2012 at 9:58 am | 5 comments | 1276 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State Fund names Vernon Steiner new president, CEO

Vernon Steiner has been named president and chief executive officers of the State Compensation Insurance Fund, an organization...

Original post made on May. 29, 2014
Last comment by member, on May 29, 2014 at 9:14 pm | 1 comment | 1276 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Amazing we haven't seen this in the PW...

By Ron McNicoll, The Independent Absentee ballots are already sent to voters. The polls will be open June 2 for...

Original post made by Good Article on G on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on May 25, 2009 at 11:01 am | 3 comments | 1275 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"just another suburb with small minded people in a (soon to be) mediocre school district"

"Pleasanton becomes just another suburb with small minded people in a (soon to be) mediocre school district." Already...

Original post made by Good Feela on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Abby, on Jun 3, 2009 at 4:15 pm | 13 comments | 1275 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vintage Hills center adding new tenants

An ice cream shop, jewelry store and day spa are the newest tenants in the recently-renovated Vintage Hills Shopping Center...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Neencevulnemy, on Mar 24, 2010 at 8:58 pm | 5 comments | 1275 Views

AROUND TOWN

Commemorative bricks being installed at Firehouse Arts Center

A contractor has started laying commemorative bricks at the Firehouse Arts Center, which will open in Setpember. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Claudette, on Jul 19, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 1 comment | 1275 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sullivan, McGovern wrong on senior complexes

Your readers must have questions after reading Pleasanton City Councilman Matt Sullivan's letter ("Motivations questioned,"...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by junebug, on Nov 24, 2010 at 3:59 pm | 5 comments | 1275 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Candy bomber drops into Danville

"Candy bomber" Col. Gail S. Halvorsen, now 89, kept the audience spellbound Sunday evening as he recalled the Berlin Airlift...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by Trish, on Apr 15, 2011 at 6:33 am | 1 comment | 1275 Views

AROUND TOWN

Maddie's Matchmaker Adoptathon

Looking for a new best friend? Join Valley Humane Society (VHS) this weekend for the Maddie's Matchmaker Adoptathon and take...

Original post made by Valley Humane Society on Jun. 6, 2012
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