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California student proficiencies up, but scores among blacks, Hispanics still lagging

California public school students made overall gains in every category of the state's Standardized Testing and Reporting...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 23, 2009 at 8:17 pm | 4 comments | 1332 Views

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Pleasanton Council OKs Alzheimer care facility on Sunol Boulevard

The Pleasanton City Council Tuesday approved plans by an investment group to build a 21,000-square-foot facility on a 1.7-acre...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by Withheld, on Nov 8, 2011 at 9:21 am | 2 comments | 1332 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G Oversight Committee Has No Clout

Quoted from the text of measure G: "an independent citizen oversight committee with a minimum of seven members shall be...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on May. 31, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 1, 2009 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1331 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What to Civilly Ask Your Congressperson about Obamacare (Parts 1&2 of 7)

From a series posted on americanthinker.com July 27, 2009 http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2009/07/what_to_ask_your_congressperso.html What...

Original post made by Concerned Pleasanton Resident on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Mycel, on Aug 15, 2009 at 3:01 am | 3 comments | 1331 Views

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Candlelight vigil tonight in front of the museum

Pleasantonians 4 Peace will host a candlelight Vigil tonight at 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 13, in front of the Museum On Main,...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by What, on Jul 13, 2011 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 1331 Views

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Just as he promised, Obama has fundamentally transformed America.

Change for the Worse. America downgraded. Exponential increase in debt. Exponential job losses. Exponential increase...

Original post made by Dana on Aug. 21, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2011 at 10:32 pm | 11 comments | 1331 Views

AROUND TOWN

City salaries

Have you seen how outrageous the salaries are for some of our city workers? http://www.mercurynews.com/salaries/bay-area/2012?appSession=37818854032673&RecordID=&PageID=2&PrevPag...

Original post made by Homeowner on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Holy smokes, on Aug 6, 2013 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 1331 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Teachers are NOT being Laid Off"

From the Obama interview with Jim Leherer: Note: "The help that we've given to the Govenors alon: $144 BILLION- that...

Original post made by Obama on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Unemployed, on Jul 22, 2009 at 8:22 am | 8 comments | 1330 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton neighborhoods to celebrate 'National Night Out' tonight

Neighborhoods throughout the city are expected to block off parts of their streets and courts tonight to celebrate National...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Kate, on Aug 5, 2009 at 9:32 am | 4 comments | 1330 Views

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Volunteer tutor training program starts Jan. 14 at Pleasanton Library

Pleasanton Public Library will host a new volunteer tutor training program from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at the library,...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by M. Campbell, on Jan 7, 2012 at 12:04 am | 4 comments | 1330 Views

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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 | 1330 Views

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BART tramway to Oakland Airport back in the planning map

BART's plan to build a 3.2-mile-long elevated tramway between its Oakland Coliseum station and the Oakland airport cleared...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by BARTD should finish what it promised, on Sep 15, 2010 at 8:55 am | 2 comments | 1330 Views

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'Walk to School' days start tomorrow at selected Pleasanton elementary schools

Pleasanton elementary schools will be joining hundreds of schools throughout the country by participating in the International...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by William Turner, on Oct 7, 2010 at 10:17 am | 9 comments | 1330 Views

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Valley Humane Society names new executive director

Steve Glavan, who has more than 30 years of experience in nonprofit organization and private sector management, has been...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by PW Reader, on Nov 12, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 1330 Views

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Why Lock the Thread About the Car Thieves?

The PW locks threads whenever comments do not reflect their views but really -- why lock the thread about the cops responding...

Original post made by why this one? on Oct. 8, 2011
Last comment by why this one?, on Oct 8, 2011 at 4:26 pm | 2 comments | 1330 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Community Forum Information Inaccurate

I attended the community forum last night and was impressed by Mr. Johnson and the counseling staff at Amador. They look...

Original post made by Leslie on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by Pete, on Feb 28, 2010 at 1:57 pm | 8 comments | 1329 Views

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San Ramon Republican David Harmer secures 10th Congressional District primary win

Voters gave one local Republican politician the green light in the run to fill the vacant seat of former 10th District U.S....

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by Pablo, on Sep 4, 2009 at 8:17 am | 5 comments | 1329 Views

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The Swinging Pendulum

Another example of a point I made earlier this week. http://www.insidebayarea.com/california/ci_16352215 In CD-11, neither...

Original post made by Stacey on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 19, 2010 at 1:53 pm | 6 comments | 1329 Views

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No. 100,000 on I-680 Express lane

Lab equipment technician Larry Uruquat of Pleasanton took the 100,000th trip on the new I-680 Express lane last month. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2011
Last comment by Bill, on Mar 2, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 4 comments | 1329 Views

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Why doesn't Dolores have a BLOG?

Dear Jeb, Neighborhoods from Walnut Creek to Sunol have been interested in more content authored by Dolores Fox Ciardelli....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 30, 2012
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