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Police: Officer shoots, kills armed man on Burgundy Drive

A Pleasanton police officer shot and killed an armed man while responding to a family dispute report late Saturday morning,...

Original post made on May. 20, 2017
Last comment by Just the facts, on May 23, 2017 at 12:40 am | 39 comments | 10751 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mulling over Measure M

Too soon, too late or just the right time? That is the question Pleasanton voters will face when they decide the fate of...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2020
Last comment by David, on Jan 29, 2020 at 10:08 am | 39 comments | 5967 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton man prepares to sue city over leaked confidential information

A custody battle involving a Pleasanton man has led to criminal charges against an Alameda County deputy sheriff and a San...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by HarlanRoberts, on Sep 17, 2012 at 4:50 pm | 39 comments | 7122 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G information at www.savepleasantonschools.org

Hi all I'm Tony, a member of the Committee to Save Pleasanton Schools. We, in the group, have been greatly impressed...

Original post made by Tony E. on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by NoG, on May 2, 2009 at 12:23 am | 38 comments | 4317 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

If School Board Member could have her way, high school Marching Band Students would be required to take PE as a separate class.

One school Board member has no first hand knowledge of the rigorous academic schedule Pleasanton high school students must...

Original post made by Kimberly on May. 10, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on May 19, 2009 at 11:14 am | 38 comments | 4514 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

135,000 NEW Teaching JOBS this summer!!

L.A. Times Reports: Obama's summer jobs plan: work for 600,000 people In a meeting today with the Cabinet, the president...

Original post made by HOPE on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Love Palin, on Jun 9, 2009 at 10:17 pm | 38 comments | 3479 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD and Union Negotiation Process

At the June 22nd school board meeting, attorney Laurie Juengert gave a presentation on the union negotiation process. It...

Original post made by Tony E. on Jun. 27, 2009
Last comment by Sandra, on Jul 6, 2009 at 10:28 pm | 38 comments | 4649 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent search process

Last Friday, the PUSD board hired Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates to assist with the search for a new Superintendent....

Original post made by Sandy Piderit on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Nov 18, 2009 at 7:33 am | 38 comments | 3626 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pros and Cons of different approaches to balancing the PUSD budget

As suggested by Stacey at the end of a thread: "I think what may be useful is to develop a list of the pros and cons of...

Original post made by Sandy Piderit on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Sandy, on Feb 5, 2010 at 8:54 am | 38 comments | 3628 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Budget Cuts Impact

I am looking for an explanation as to how cancelling Open House and all but at-risk conferences for next year, especially...

Original post made by Confused on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Mar 6, 2010 at 9:45 am | 38 comments | 3098 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Finances, test scores among topics at PUSD

Three months into the Pleasanton school district's fiscal year and a month into classes, and there's still little word about...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on Oct 19, 2010 at 7:20 pm | 38 comments | 4886 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD considers fundraising efforts in wake of parcel tax defeat

With last week's defeat of the parcel tax, three fundraising options were brought before the Pleasanton school board at last...

Original post made on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by Steve K, on May 16, 2011 at 8:38 am | 38 comments | 5297 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

2 Pleasanton school board members receive Masters in Governance certificates

Two members of the Pleasanton school board have just completed the California School Boards Association (CSBA) Masters in...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Roger, on Apr 8, 2012 at 10:06 pm | 38 comments | 11697 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bill to ease firing teachers on sex related issues blocked

LA teacher charged with 23 counts of lewd acts on a child. LA district wants to terminate him, but the CTA union has made...

Original post made by Newspaper reader on Jul. 8, 2012
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 14, 2012 at 1:40 pm | 38 comments | 5679 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anti-Gay lecture by club at AVHS yesterday?

My child, a student at AVHS, told me that yesterday a club (FISH Club?) at AVHS, which appears to have a religious focus,...

Original post made by An AVHS Parent on Apr. 29, 2015
Last comment by Karen , on May 11, 2015 at 1:12 pm | 38 comments | 4341 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to consider hiring new superintendent Tuesday

The Pleasanton school board Tuesday night will consider approving the employment contract between PUSD and Santa Ana schools...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by JackJackJack, on Jun 14, 2017 at 9:25 am | 38 comments | 5911 Views

SPORTS

Politcs In AV Sports

The real truth of the freshmen players is this. Of the 5 that made Varsity, NONE of the girls actually play on Coach Gray's...

Original post made by knowsfacts on Nov. 29, 2013
Last comment by JackRabbitSlim, on Jan 8, 2014 at 5:37 am | 38 comments | 6469 Views

SPORTS

Foothill's loss to De La Salle ends Falcons season, but is it fair?

After holding De La Salle to its second lowest offensive output of the season, the Foothill football team saw its season...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by meeesterp, on Dec 10, 2015 at 9:59 am | 38 comments | 12285 Views

SPORTS

Covid-19 Mitigation is Not Vacation

With hospitals and emergency responders running out of masks and other PPE in California and elsewhere, it should come as...

Original post made by Don amador on Mar. 27, 2020
Last comment by DKHSK, on Apr 1, 2020 at 10:54 pm | 38 comments | 2739 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What are your thoughts of Obama's/Holder's decision to move 911 mastermind to civilian court in NYC?

I'd like your opinion on this. If you are a Democrat, I'd especially be interested to know how you can defend this decision...

Original post made by Pat on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by jimf01, on Nov 16, 2009 at 9:59 am | 38 comments | 13362 Views
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