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AROUND TOWN

Pleasantonians 4 Peace candlelight vigil tonight

Pleasantonians 4 Peace sponsors a candlelight vigil at 7 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month in front of the Museum on...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 9, 2010 at 11:18 am | 6 comments | 1279 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LAO 2010-11 Budget Analysis: Proposition 98 and K-12 Education

Here's the California Legislative Analyst's Office report on Schwarzenegger's budget proposals as affects K-12 Education...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Feb 28, 2010 at 4:13 pm | 3 comments | 1279 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A sobering 3 min. clip about Cap & Trade today...

As Mike Pence (R-IND) said at the end of this clip, this is not a Congress, this is a travesty. http://www.stevesimon.us/blog/?p=1342 ...

Original post made by paul on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Jun 29, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 3 comments | 1279 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California's debt crises

I voted NO to higher taxes when I left the state. Thank God we only have 1 more year of tuition in the State system. ...

Original post made by Kangaroo on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by A Neighbor, on May 15, 2012 at 9:58 pm | 1 comment | 1279 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Is this happening in PUSD? "Obama Recruiting Radicals in High Schools" ...

Does anyone know whether this is happening at Amador or Foothill High School? (Or other Bay Area schools?) Excerpt:...

Original post made by Pete on Feb. 1, 2010
Last comment by The liberals are coming!, on Feb 10, 2010 at 9:13 am | 12 comments | 1279 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

45,000 American deaths associated with lack of insurance

http://www.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/09/18/deaths.health.insurance/index.html This article illustrates why health care/health...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by a reader, on Sep 21, 2009 at 12:43 pm | 14 comments | 1279 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

WELFARE FOR CHIMPS (TO BE PROVIDED BY THE CHUMPS)

Think you've heard it all regarding the screwball proposals that come out of Washington D.C. Are you ready for this...

Original post made by Monkey Money on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Aug 4, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 7 comments | 1279 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

GOP congressional candidate challenges McNerney to public meetings

Republican candidate David Harmer has challenged Democratic Congressman Jerry McNerney of Pleasanton to a series of "town...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by jacob and Alma, on Aug 23, 2010 at 7:53 pm | 7 comments | 1278 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council Ignores PENSION problem - unfunded liability increases

"Craig Bowen, the San Ramon Valley fire chief who retired in 2008, collects an annual pension of $310,000 a year, in part...

Original post made by Arnold on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 29, 2013 at 10:56 pm | 2 comments | 1278 Views

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Wounded Warriors Project plans fundraiser next Sunday

"Road Warriors 2010," a fundraiser for wounded military heroes, will hold its kick off event next Sunday, May 23, at the...

Original post made on May. 16, 2010
Last comment by Patti Cowger, on May 16, 2010 at 2:40 pm | 1 comment | 1278 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State's home foreclosure crisis devastating, top Realtor says

Calling the home foreclosure crisis in California "devastating," the president of the California Association of Realtors...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by lessismore, on Mar 18, 2011 at 12:36 pm | 3 comments | 1278 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Unfortunately, teachers will pay one way or the other

If teachers don't agree to a Step/Column freeze, they will end up "paying" by a heavier workload. Larger class sizes with...

Original post made by still hopeful on Jun. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1278 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What would happen if...

....at the same time, everyone in the US would use the word 'bomb' in their phone calls, emails, twitter, facebook, gmail,...

Original post made by What Would Happen on Jun. 8, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 17, 2013 at 7:41 pm | 10 comments | 1278 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Restricting Comments to Registered Users

I would like to know the PW criteria for restricting comments to registered users. ...

Original post made by Mike on May. 23, 2011
Last comment by Jen7, on May 25, 2011 at 8:27 am | 5 comments | 1278 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial

BART and the city of Livermore are moving forward quickly on a plan that could put elevated tracks across the northeast corner...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2009
Last comment by Martin Isenburg, on Dec 3, 2009 at 1:40 pm | 7 comments | 1277 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspects in armed robbery of FedEx truck last week headed back to court in September

Not only was the victim and at least two of the men involved in last week's robbery FedEx employees, but court records show...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Aug 18, 2010 at 3:06 pm | 1 comment | 1277 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Voting Yes or No on Prop. 22: Depends on who you talk to

City and county representatives are sparring over the benefits of Proposition 22, the Nov. 2 measure that would block the...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by MOOT, not mute, on Oct 30, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 2 comments | 1277 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Budget crisis forces deep cuts at Calif. schools

A national AP article from today. Highlights include "California schools now rank at or near the bottom nationally in...

Original post made by Still waiting on Jun. 21, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 22, 2009 at 7:58 pm | 3 comments | 1277 Views

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Thomas Coyne Winery Winter Open House

The historical tasting room located at 51 E. Vallicetos Road in Livermore will be open from noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 27 to 29...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Dec 1, 2009 at 10:05 am | 2 comments | 1277 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chinese dance: Classic to contemporary

The graceful dancers seem lighter than air as their limbs flow elegantly in this direction and that. They leap and swirl,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 18, 2014 at 10:11 am | 7 comments | 1277 Views
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 735 views

Representing me or my money?
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 539 views