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SCHOOLS & KIDS

No surprises or changes predicted for PUSD budget

The Pleasanton school district, anticipating the latest round of state cuts to education, vowed this week to have a balanced...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by a reader, on May 30, 2010 at 8:51 pm | 36 comments | 5514 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Homework policy survey results

Results for the survey conducted by the "PUSD Homework Committee" are available on the PUSD website http://www.pleasanton.k12.ca.us/....

Original post made by Ptownparent on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by LISA, on Sep 27, 2010 at 11:17 am | 36 comments | 3179 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton teachers do great things

I'd like to create a place here on the forums where we can recognize the quality, professional work that Pleasanton teachers...

Original post made by Sandy on Feb. 12, 2011
Last comment by highschoolstudent, on Feb 18, 2011 at 9:54 pm | 36 comments | 9787 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mixed results in parcel tax voting across the Bay Area

A mail-in election wrapped up in several Bay Area counties Tuesday, where votes weighed in on a number of school parcel tax...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Arnold, on May 16, 2011 at 6:22 pm | 36 comments | 5558 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schools near districtwide mandates to improve minority test scores

Even as the Pleasanton school district deals with state-mandated improvement at schools, the district is looking at a new...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by just a parent, on May 2, 2012 at 10:14 am | 36 comments | 7837 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school district, banking on furlough days, restores programs and jobs

The Pleasanton School District is apparently banking on furlough days to balance its budget for the upcoming school year. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Dysfunctional school district, on Jun 11, 2012 at 7:35 pm | 36 comments | 7097 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board meets tonight on class size cuts

The Pleasanton School Board at its meeting tonight will consider three alternatives to reducing class sizes for early elementary...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2013
Last comment by hmmm, on Nov 4, 2013 at 7:57 pm | 36 comments | 24925 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What happened at School Board Meeting last night?

Anyone hear what happened as a result of the special board meeting last night regarding Jon Vranesh? thanks...

Original post made by What Happened? on Dec. 18, 2013
Last comment by Nick Papagiorgio, on Dec 19, 2013 at 10:06 am | 36 comments | 5910 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Surprise, Surprise...Here Comes the Censorship Doctrine...

And for an OBAMA / democrat encore, coming soon is their Censorship Doctrine (which they try to fool the public as they entitle...

Original post made by pete on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Feb 23, 2009 at 9:58 am | 36 comments | 5392 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

McNerney, We'll be Watching Whether You'll Vote to Continue Funding ACORN

Mr. McNerney, With ACORN very exposed on FoxNews these days (but you won't here this story on the mainstream media), ...

Original post made by April on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Sep 17, 2009 at 7:39 pm | 36 comments | 2643 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Ground Zero Mosque

The overwhelming majority of Americans feel the same way about this Ground Zero mosque as this Brit in this short video below....

Original post made by Lynn on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Judy, on Aug 16, 2010 at 11:59 pm | 36 comments | 3693 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

GSRA - CA Tea Party rally Saturday at the fairgrounds

Come one come all, to the fairgrounds on Saturday, join a coalition of Tea Party groups, local candidates, and enjoy "The...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Oct 17, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 36 comments | 2914 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Prove Me Wrong: Obama's Goals and the CPUSA's are one in the same...

I challenge any Democrat to spell out how Obama's and the Congressional Democrats' goals are any different from the Communist...

Original post made by Curious on Jan. 2, 2012
Last comment by SCUBAMom, on Jan 5, 2012 at 4:14 pm | 36 comments | 4308 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Gas prices too high, vote NO on prop 30, 38

Maybe the fact that we have really high gas prices already will encourage voters to vote NO on prop 30, 38 and any proposition...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 13, 2012 at 6:56 am | 36 comments | 6976 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Work rules emerge as key issue in strike decision

Work rules for employees emerged as a key issue in BART contract negotiations that resulted in union leaders announcing today...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Oct 19, 2013 at 8:30 am | 36 comments | 4209 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

CA Senate Bill 423, if passed, will prevent the BART strike

There is a provision in the contract with the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) that prevents workers from striking in the...

Original post made by Joe on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by Daveg, on Oct 17, 2013 at 8:56 am | 36 comments | 7893 Views

AROUND TOWN

SUV crashes into light pole, tree on Sunol Boulevard

A woman on her way to take her daughter to swim practice lost control of her SUV just after 6 p.m. Wednesday, jumped a curb...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 22, 2009 at 8:29 am | 36 comments | 4638 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remember when Pleasanton was "Pleasanton"?

Here is a little country song I wrote called “When Pleasanton was Pleasanton”. Enjoy! I’ll never forget when Pleasanton...

Original post made by Buford on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by Student, on Jun 13, 2014 at 3:18 pm | 36 comments | 5300 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water Meter Error - Pleasanton residents

I am interested in comments from those residents (or city officials) who received a letter this month from the City of Pleasanton...

Original post made by Resident on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 3, 2009 at 11:34 am | 36 comments | 6381 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter: Support McNerney's healthcare reform

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5966 posted Friday, July 31, 2009,...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by Chuck Swanepoel, on Dec 3, 2009 at 2:02 pm | 36 comments | 3951 Views
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