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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board to discuss 'public employee' tonight

The Pleasanton school board may once again go into closed session at its 7 p.m. meeting tonight to take up the issue surrounding...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2013
Last comment by DefinitelyMan, on Dec 17, 2013 at 2:44 pm | 40 comments | 8488 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board to take second look at calendar tomorrow

The Pleasanton school board could possibly take action tomorrow evening to rescind June's adoption of the new 2015-16 school...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2014
Last comment by Be Positive, on Sep 21, 2014 at 12:17 pm | 40 comments | 7137 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

No Apology from a weak, spineless president

Obama's inability to acknowledge his thoughtless, racist remark regarding the arrest of prof. Gates is foreshadowed in his...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Liberal, on Aug 1, 2009 at 5:08 pm | 40 comments | 6861 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Please, folks, make up your minds already

Wingnuts, Please make up your minds: Issue 1. Obama's first act as president was announcing the closing of Guantanamo....

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by mmm,mmm,mmm, on Oct 15, 2009 at 6:34 am | 40 comments | 4484 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Santa Clara County ban on fast food toys?

What are your thoughts? Personally, I think this is a clear example of government over extending its authority into the...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by Qwerty, on May 3, 2010 at 2:30 pm | 40 comments | 4847 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A Perfect Example of How Democrat "Welfare" Programs Destroy Motivation and the Economy...

People decline jobs in favor of remaining on unemployment instead. "Detroit Landscapers find workers choosing jobless pay"...

Original post made by Amy on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by Hmm, on May 12, 2010 at 10:42 am | 40 comments | 3169 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Protest rally at LLNL tomorrow

There will be a major protest rally to commemorate the anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, from 6-9...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Pat, on Aug 9, 2011 at 10:34 pm | 40 comments | 5547 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Skyrocketing gas prices & 0bama

The 0bama admin "can't have it both ways, as not-so-stupid Americans intuitively understand when they buy groceries or gas." Since...

Original post made by jimf01 on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Nationalize it, on Mar 20, 2012 at 8:53 am | 40 comments | 4236 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

If McCain had won

By listening to all the rather harsh critics of Obama,I can only deduce their vision of America today if McCain had won.Unemployment...

Original post made by HOOPS on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Hoops, on Mar 11, 2012 at 9:46 am | 40 comments | 3648 Views

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MC Hammer arrested at Hacienda Crossings Shopping Center

Legendary rapper MC Hammer was arrested during a stop at Hacienda Crossings Shopping Center earlier this week for allegedly...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2013
Last comment by JJ, on Mar 8, 2013 at 7:56 pm | 40 comments | 20493 Views

AROUND TOWN

motorcycle noise

An article regarding excessive motorcycle noise in the PW from April of 2004 states, in part, "We're going to start taking...

Original post made by downtown diner on Aug. 25, 2008
Last comment by Pleasanton Resident, on Sep 8, 2008 at 12:14 pm | 40 comments | 5668 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's up with all the crows in town?

They are driving me crazy. The early morning squawking is worse than a rooster. Is this a seasonal thing here?...

Original post made by Wish I were a scarecrow on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 4, 2010 at 7:00 am | 40 comments | 5250 Views

AROUND TOWN

Down town Pleasanton is boring

We recently took a stroll downtown Pleasanton on a Sunday afternoon. OMG, the place is just dead quiet! We went for some...

Original post made by Pleasanton Resident on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Gail, on Sep 18, 2009 at 8:33 am | 40 comments | 4400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Texas firm wins Alameda County contract to provide ambulance service here

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted 4-0 Tuesday to replace the county's current ambulance service provider with...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by mmedic50, on Oct 30, 2011 at 6:32 pm | 40 comments | 29450 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former President of Kottinger Ranch HOA Speaks Out

The debate over Measure D has created a rather polarized response in parts of Pleasanton. Since I was part of the group...

Original post made by Bing Hadley on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by forex robot, on Jun 8, 2010 at 11:21 pm | 40 comments | 7355 Views

AROUND TOWN

Staples delayed despite pleas from seniors

Plans to develop Staples Ranch stalled Tuesday when a scheduled public hearing on the development had to be postponed by...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by Pat Kohnen, on Jun 24, 2010 at 11:21 am | 40 comments | 5212 Views

AROUND TOWN

Know the Candidates in the Pleasanton City Council Race

The Pleasanton Tea Party (PTP) is launching one of its own for the Pleasanton City Council in the upcoming election. It...

Original post made by Rae on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Sep 8, 2010 at 2:52 pm | 40 comments | 8151 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Weekly endorses McNerney for Congress; Abram Wilson for 15th Assembly District

The Pleasanton Weekly today endorsed Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) for re-election on Nov. 2 and at the same...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Oct 31, 2010 at 1:33 pm | 40 comments | 4940 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is www.ourpleasanton.org distorting the facts?

I get these mailings from www.ourpleasanton.org and am appalled by their distortion of the facts. I have no problem with...

Original post made by Lance M on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Anti-union, on Feb 3, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 40 comments | 5513 Views

AROUND TOWN

About Genes...

Am I just not seeing it or was the post about Gene's Fine Foods removed. I read it earlier and intended to come back and...

Original post made by Fran on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by sybil, on Apr 17, 2012 at 8:22 am | 40 comments | 3690 Views
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