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Pleasanton's move toward 'walkable' housing fits with what public prefers, survey shows

Americans favor walkable, mixed-use neighborhoods, with 56% of respondents preferring smart growth neighborhoods over ones...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Apr 11, 2011 at 12:35 pm | 4 comments | 1700 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

L.A. Times investigative report

A friend of mine sent me the following L.A. Times article which I found shocking and sad. Shocking because the article discusses...

Original post made by Shocked on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on May 23, 2009 at 11:03 am | 4 comments | 1699 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 | 1699 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hotel CalPERS: you can check out but you can never leave?

Hotel CalPERS: You can check out, but you can never leave? “CalPERS, the big state pension fund, has effectively slammed...

Original post made by Hotel CalPERS on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Susanna, on Sep 9, 2011 at 9:27 pm | 3 comments | 1699 Views

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No decision until 5 p.m. tonight on whether Bay Bridge will re-open tomorrow morning

It will be "quite a challenge" to repair a damaged part of the eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in time...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Swami, on Sep 8, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1699 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why won't Obama get tough with Wall Street?

"President Obama has not been strong on the issue, and Timothy Geithner coddles the wanton bankers whenever they freak out...

Original post made by a reader on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Nov 11, 2009 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1698 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Right-Wing Harassment Strategy Against Dems Detailed In Memo: ‘Yell,’ ‘Stand Up And Shout Out,’ ‘Rattle Him’

This morning, Politico reported that Democratic members of Congress are increasingly being harassed by “angry, sign-carrying...

Original post made by Drew on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Conservative, on Aug 1, 2009 at 5:09 pm | 8 comments | 1698 Views

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29 arrested in protest Monday at Chevron headquarters

Police arrested 29 people yesterday during a protest in front of Chevron's headquarters in San Ramon. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Curious, on Dec 11, 2009 at 3:56 pm | 14 comments | 1698 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Reverse racism isn't racism to the mainstream media

Then candidate Sen Barack Obama took his campaign to a New Black Panther Party rally and march in 2007. If you are unfamiliar...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by jimf01, on Oct 5, 2011 at 9:29 am | 4 comments | 1698 Views

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If I was President....My Platform

Make it illegal to lobby congress. Make all presidential candidates draw from a public fund. Make the needed common sense...

Original post made by Common Sense on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by common sense, on Dec 17, 2011 at 10:11 am | 8 comments | 1698 Views

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Pleasanton City Council meeting cancelled for tonight

The Pleasanton City Council has cancelled its meeting for tonight (April 5). The next council meeting will be held starting...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Refvise, on Apr 5, 2011 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 1698 Views

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The Pleasanton Pension Problem

Unfunded Pension Liabilities represent an important financial issue facing our state, cities, and NOW are school districts....

Original post made by More Money on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by lazzboy, on Oct 12, 2011 at 11:31 pm | 11 comments | 1698 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 | 1697 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's planned expansion of Nuclear Energy EXPOSED

As you evaluate Obama's Energy Policy, here is a link exposing Obama's plan to vastly increase the use of nuclear energy,...

Original post made by reader on Jul. 12, 2009
Last comment by jon, on Jul 15, 2009 at 10:20 am | 12 comments | 1697 Views

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Right Wing Terrorists

‘Operation Rescue’ founder warns of ‘violent convulsions’ if health bill doesn’t ban abortions. Look at this article: http://thinkprogress.org/2009/07/20/terry-violent-...

Original post made by Franklin W. on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jul 26, 2009 at 11:24 pm | 37 comments | 1697 Views

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Public hearing tonight on countywide transportation projects

The Alameda County Transportation Commission is holding a series of community meetings Thursday through Nov. 2 to gain public...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Been There, on Oct 27, 2011 at 8:44 am | 4 comments | 1697 Views

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Loud Booms in P-town this morning

Has anyone else heard the 2 or 3 loud booms this morning? I am off Vineyard and it was enough to startle me and get the...

Original post made by Jumpy on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by Pleasanton Valley Resident, on Mar 11, 2012 at 1:28 am | 5 comments | 1697 Views

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Sister paper Danville Weekly converts to online-only publication

The Danville Weekly, a sister publication to the Pleasanton Weekly, will publish its last print edition Oct. 2 and shift...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by DL, on Sep 18, 2009 at 11:07 pm | 5 comments | 1697 Views

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Horizon students complete internship program

Students from Horizon High School, a district high school that has educated school-age parents since 1975, were given the...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 10, 2010 at 5:14 pm | 3 comments | 1697 Views

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Foothill senior named statewide Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Foothill High's Sophia Brown has been honored as the state's female Scholar-Athlete of the Year for 2016. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 11, 2016
Last comment by Bill, on May 11, 2016 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 1697 Views
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