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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Next Steps for Race to the Top

Different viewpoints from California on California's failed Race to the Top application. http://educatedguess.org/blog/2010/03/14/run-harder-or-quit-race-to-the-top/ "Until...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by NO sympathy, on Mar 16, 2010 at 10:46 am | 5 comments | 1098 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who are the Tea Party supporters?

Food for thought . . . According to a just released NYT/CBS News poll, those who identify with and support the Tea Party...

Original post made by Rae on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Apr 15, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 35 comments | 1098 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Congressman Paul Ryan's "Roadmap for America" : This will retire the entire US debt

Please inform yourself regarding Paul Ryan's "Roadmap..." We must get America back on track and 180 degrees in the opposite...

Original post made by We Need This! on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 7:17 pm | 7 comments | 1098 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schools perform well in state testing

Pleasanton schools did well on the state's Academic Performance Index (API) tests, but some areas still need work, according...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by angela reiswig, on Sep 17, 2010 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 1098 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri for Fun continues at Shadow Cliffs

Nearly 700 triathletes with a wide range of experience are set to participate Saturday (July 19) in the second of four triathlons...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2014
Last comment by Maria , on Aug 14, 2014 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 1098 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BART unions set to vote starting tomorrow on contract offers

Members of BART's two biggest labor unions will vote starting tomorrow on a contract offer that management says is fair but...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 13, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 2 comments | 1097 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

No longer honoring IOU's??!!

http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20090711/BUSINESS/907111084 I for one no longer intend to take my money to, or do...

Original post made by J on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 15, 2009 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 1097 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California strikes another great deal!!!

So we are going to allow 27,000 hardened criminals out of our prisons and most of the other reductions are just bookeeping...

Original post made by Bobby on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Jul 23, 2009 at 5:32 am | 10 comments | 1097 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Federal money and Congressional seat at stake in 2010 Census

The 2010 census will have critical ramifications to state residents with a congressional seat and billions of dollars in...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by Bonnie, on Aug 26, 2009 at 11:16 am | 2 comments | 1097 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Terrorists winning in Pleasanton

On September the eleventh, 2001, the worst terrorist attack in the history of mankind was inflicted on our proud United States...

Original post made by Patriot on Aug. 29, 2009
Last comment by Patriot, on Aug 30, 2009 at 12:10 pm | 12 comments | 1097 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Wild About Art

Kids Love Art School of Fine Arts, 1989-G Santa Rita Road, presents its first student and instructor art exhibition and reception...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 16, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 5 comments | 1097 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"The Lottery" - a must see movie

A must-see movie to further the dialogue on improving public education. Here is a review: (http://online.wsj.com/article_email/SB10001424052748704635204575242123324855474-lMyQjAxMT...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Jun. 5, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 5, 2010 at 9:24 pm | 4 comments | 1097 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman killed in I-580 crash Tuesday was San Ramon resident

The Alameda County coroner's bureau today identified a 22-year-old woman killed in a crash on Interstate Highway 580 Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by George, on Oct 30, 2010 at 7:41 pm | 6 comments | 1097 Views

AROUND TOWN

looking for dentists (Pediatric and adult)

Hi, please can you recommend a pediatric dentist for my 9 yrs old and a dentist for adults in this area? Thank you ...

Original post made by Resident on Jan. 14, 2011
Last comment by Karen, on Jan 14, 2011 at 4:30 pm | 3 comments | 1097 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Welcome home celebration tomorrow for USN Lt. John Fields

A welcome home celebration will be held tomorrow for USN Lt. John Benjamin Fields starting at 8:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 12,...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Agree, on Feb 11, 2011 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 1097 Views

AROUND TOWN

Poetry contest for Pleasanton residents

Celestial Arts is offering a $1,000 grand prize (there are 50 prizes in all totaling $5,000) to all Pleasanton-area poets....

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 17, 2011 at 5:44 pm | 4 comments | 1097 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jerry McNerney Interested in U.S. Job Creation? Let's Watch His Vote this Week on "Protecting Jobs from Gov't Interference Act"

Representative McNerney, prove to us that you REALLY are interested in helping America to recover by voting YES on the following...

Original post made by Watch McNerney\'s Vote on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by Tracey, on Sep 14, 2011 at 1:11 am | 4 comments | 1097 Views

AROUND TOWN

Soooo how did good old Pere Stark so yesterday?

Do tell....

Original post made by Kangaroo on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 6, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 8 comments | 1097 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Chamber closing for holidays starting at noon today

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce will close its offices starting at noon Friday and lasting through the holidays. The offices...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Merchant, on Dec 19, 2012 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 1097 Views

AROUND TOWN

From Behind The White Line, You're Not So Bright

I was on Main Street this evening and it was incredibly busy. I thought there was a special event, but I didn't see...

Original post made by Jamie on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by FREEBIES, on Jul 10, 2009 at 11:18 pm | 2 comments | 1096 Views
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