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Berkeley now another city facing huge budget deficit

Berkeley City Manager Phil Kamlarz said Monday that his city faces a $14.6 million deficit for the fiscal year that begins...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Repleasnacrat, on Mar 25, 2010 at 10:38 am | 10 comments | 1464 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ryan Gordon Alumni Soccer Games

Foothill and Amador High School Alumni will be playing in the 7th Foothill-Amador Alumni Soccer Games on Sunday, December...

Original post made by Curt Gordon on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Alumni, on Dec 24, 2009 at 7:00 am | 5 comments | 1463 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Education Mandates: Overhauling a Broken System

New report from the Legislative Analysts Office on California's broken education funding system: http://www.lao.ca.gov/reports/2010/edu/educ_mandates/ed_mandates_020210.aspx " ...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by June, on Feb 5, 2010 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 1463 Views

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Second Stimulus Package needed Democrats say!

Here we go again. Another stimulus package being called for by the heartbeat away from the Presidency Joe (The speech Cheat)...

Original post made by Pedro on Jul. 7, 2009
Last comment by Love Palin, on Jul 9, 2009 at 7:24 am | 11 comments | 1463 Views

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Why are BART's unions different than others?

The SEIU, the largest union in Santa Clara County, approved a new contract giving workers a 5% raise over two years. The...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 31, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 1, 2013 at 11:29 am | 9 comments | 1463 Views

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Tomorrow is the last day of the life-like sculptures in downtown Pleasanton

Tomorrow, June 30, is the last day of the interactive art exhibit by internationally-known sculptor J. Seward Johnson at...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Jamie, on Jun 30, 2010 at 12:28 pm | 16 comments | 1463 Views

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Save our Water Slides? Meeting on March 15

Shadow Cliffs Water Slides Tomorrow the East Bay Parks Operations Committee is having a meeting during which they will...

Original post made by Chuck Bierdeman on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by Cwbierdeman@gmail.com, on Mar 15, 2012 at 9:20 pm | 2 comments | 1463 Views

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State park advocates argue against proposed cuts, closings

Advocates of California's state park system packed a budget conference committee meeting in Sacramento this week to argue...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by john, on Jun 9, 2009 at 11:02 pm | 3 comments | 1463 Views

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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 | 1463 Views

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McNerney's Votes Which Have Driven America into Insurmountable Debt Equate to Child Abuse...

I agree wholeheartedly with Indiana's Governor Mitch Daniels who recently stated that that passing on that debt to future...

Original post made by SpeakUpJerry! on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by mepartypatriot, on Sep 8, 2010 at 10:50 pm | 9 comments | 1462 Views

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Why were two topics REMOVED by Weekly? CENSORSHIP?

Why were tow topics concerning Phillip Garrido's and the kidnapping of Jaycee Dugard REMOVED by the weekly? Too hard to...

Original post made by Posts Removed? on Aug. 30, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Sep 6, 2009 at 6:43 pm | 23 comments | 1462 Views

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Do you know these baseball players?

Tony Catudal found this photo on Stoneridge Drive, about 50 yards south of West Las Positas Boulevard, during a recent walk. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, on Feb 21, 2010 at 1:59 am | 3 comments | 1462 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New PUSD superintendent, 63 years old?

"Rubino, superintendent at Gridley Unified in Butte County for the past four years... Rubino, 63, ... He moved to the Bay...

Original post made by DJohns on Apr. 26, 2016
Last comment by Jack, on Apr 28, 2016 at 8:47 am | 11 comments | 1461 Views

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ACORN Qualifies for Funding in Senate Healthcare Bill

I see no moral difference between Obama Democrats and marxist thugs. It is confirmed that ACORN will be one of many major...

Original post made by pete on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 27, 2009 at 6:19 pm | 13 comments | 1461 Views

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Santa Clara jury acquited the victim abuse case

The Atty General in PA, after the Sandusky fiasco, said from now on the victims/children will be heard. Today the Santa...

Original post made by Watcher on Jul. 5, 2012
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Walk in Orloff Park tomorrow

Return to the tree-studded, 8-acre Orloff Park this Saturday, March 3 meeting at 9 a.m. at the east end of the park for an...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Walk ?, on Mar 2, 2012 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 1461 Views

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Why did the jogger cross the street?

To those motorists that have been inconveniently stopped by traffic lights turning red to let a pedestrian or runner cross...

Original post made by Early runner on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by kbenson, on Mar 29, 2013 at 2:18 pm | 6 comments | 1461 Views

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Pleasanton 'university' president arrested on visa fraud scheme

The president of a defunct online university described by authorities as a sham was arrested in Pleasanton yesterday on federal...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by tisk tisk, on May 9, 2011 at 9:25 pm | 7 comments | 1461 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Swine Flu and School Protocal

PUSD sending anyone to the conference? Someone posted about PUSD and lack of Swine Flu preparation of plan. Some responded...

Original post made by Nurse on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Dan, on Aug 31, 2009 at 10:07 pm | 7 comments | 1460 Views

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Red, White and Blues

The First Wednesday Street Party theme for July is "Red, White and Blues" featuring the band, The Crisis, from 6-9 p.m.,...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Jul 1, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1460 Views
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Does Applying to More Get You Through the Door? Why More Is Not Better in College Admissions
By Elizabeth LaScala | 1 comment | 579 views