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COMMENTS ON STORIESCity Council advances Johnson Drive EDZ proposal toward final approval
The City Council has moved the Johnson Drive Economic Development Zone (JDEDZ) proposal toward completion, putting Pleasanton...Original post made on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 11, 2017 at 5:21 pm | 38 comments | 5160 Views
COMMENTS ON STORIESMutton bustin’ no more? County board narrowly supports ban on rodeo sheep event for kids
A rodeo event known as mutton bustin' will soon be banned in Alameda County thanks to a Tuesday vote by the county Board...Original post made on Nov. 4, 2019
Last comment by Citizen Paine, on Nov 7, 2019 at 6:08 am | 38 comments | 5574 Views
COMMENTS ON STORIESCity Council postpones East Pleasanton Specific Plan debate
The Pleasanton City Council delayed further discussion about the project approach and scope of work for the new East Pleasanton...Original post made on Dec. 4, 2019
Last comment by David, on Dec 8, 2019 at 10:39 pm | 38 comments | 4990 Views
CRIMES & INCIDENTSHappy Birthday Cody Hall.....
Hope you enjoy your birthday. I'm guessing you had special visitors today. I bet the family and friends of the woman...Original post made by Someone who values life on Aug. 22, 2013
Last comment by Sam, on May 9, 2014 at 7:33 pm | 38 comments | 7823 Views
CRIMES & INCIDENTSWhat is with all of the portable basketball "stands" in the streets?? LEGAL?
With it getting late early I came home the other evening and nearly ran in to one of many portable basketball posts in our...Original post made by Amy Nonomos on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Dec 10, 2013 at 7:24 pm | 38 comments | 79592 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSHow do you parents handle teens and their cellphone/texting behavior?
Just curious what rules any of you have on your teens' cellphone use. My daughters (13 and 16) are convinced I am the world's...Original post made by Big Meanie on Mar. 3, 2009
Last comment by bob, on Mar 6, 2009 at 2:29 pm | 37 comments | 4208 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSParcel taxes don't have an expiration date
There are two things that keep being said in these blogs - one is that other communities that passed a parcel tax aren't...Original post made by NO ON G on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Apr 29, 2009 at 7:36 am | 37 comments | 4776 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSCongratulations............you guys won.
Hope you are happy with yourselves and your work to stop Measaure G from passing. Now what???? We lose class size reduction,...Original post made by Jen on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Marissa, on Jun 4, 2009 at 9:30 pm | 37 comments | 3150 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSSave your disappointment
On another thread, someone posting as Disappointed Parent, expressed disappointment in this community for not passing the...Original post made by Save the disappointment on Aug. 29, 2009
Last comment by To Bob, on Sep 2, 2009 at 1:44 pm | 37 comments | 3104 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSChange is Not always for the best
So many changes in the last three years are causing divisiveness and inequity at our little school. Decision makers at Sunol...Original post made by A voice unheard on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by Drusilla (aka)kawigurl, on Dec 10, 2009 at 7:18 am | 37 comments | 4794 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSSchool board to meet at 6:30 tonight at Amador
The budget is back on the agenda for the Pleasanton Unified School District's board of trustees regular meeting at 6:30 p.m....Original post made on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Feb 10, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 37 comments | 3788 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSFoothill or Amador?
Not sure if this topic has been discussed already but would love to get other parents' thoughts about our high schools' pluses/minuses....Original post made by ptownmama on Dec. 27, 2010
Last comment by Get the Facts, on Jun 17, 2016 at 12:23 pm | 37 comments | 17340 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSPUSD: Seniors only need register once for parcel tax exemption
Pleasanton school district's administration has addressed one of the objections to its $98 parcel tax measure, known as Measure...Original post made on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by Robert, on Apr 24, 2011 at 9:24 am | 37 comments | 6475 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSGraduation
I attended the Foothill graduation ceremony on Friday night and was very disappointed in the behavior of students, faculty...Original post made by Resident on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by Senior Parent 2012, on Jun 24, 2011 at 10:17 am | 37 comments | 5884 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSPUSD Discovery Program Being Eliminated-W/O Any Discussion
Can someone explain to me why the Discovery Program at Walnut Grove was just eliminated, yet parents just got a matter of...Original post made by WG on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Bird Parent, on Apr 3, 2012 at 11:21 am | 37 comments | 254277 Views
SCHOOLS & KIDSU.S. News & World Report: Foothill, Amador Valley among top high schools in country
All nine Tri-Valley high schools scored among the top high schools in the country in the latest U.S. News & World report...Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Ptown Lover, on Jun 3, 2013 at 8:30 pm | 37 comments | 10749 Views
SPORTSPleasanton Preps: Foothill forgoes freshman football season due to low participation
In what may turn out to be a very realistic preview of what the future holds, Foothill High School has dropped its freshman...Original post made on Sep. 17, 2019
Last comment by CM, on Sep 26, 2019 at 4:59 pm | 37 comments | 8377 Views
STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONALEven If You Can''t Stand "Rush," I Beg You To Watch This Short Clip...
I am already anticipating several negative replies from people who vehemently dislike Rush Limbaugh...either because they...Original post made by Barbara on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by Rush Limbaugh, on Jun 11, 2009 at 12:31 pm | 37 comments | 4087 Views
STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONALAnnoyed with Father's Day and Mother's Day
I don't like having the government making these holidays. I am a mother and I don't like Mother's Day. I don't want some...Original post made by Mom on Jun. 20, 2009
Last comment by IMHO, on Jun 26, 2009 at 6:45 pm | 37 comments | 3656 Views
STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONALThe Census is Getting Very Personal...
To every American...this 5 minute (troubling) video is well worth watching. Video >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RsDhkPym01k ...Original post made by Concerned American on Mar. 6, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Mar 8, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 37 comments | 2845 Views
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