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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who is the more charitable...Romney vs. Biden?

Looks like Romney gave approx. 30 percent of his income to charity last year vs. Biden giving (0.2 percent). Yet another...

Original post made by George on Sep. 24, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Sep 26, 2012 at 8:38 am | 19 comments | 5669 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heavy Handed editing for Police Chief blog

I would like to know why we cannot have a meaningful discussion on the PW blogs about the Police Chief Michael Fraser's recent...

Original post made by George on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by GX, on Nov 18, 2010 at 11:49 am | 14 comments | 2828 Views

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Will you vote for Hilary?

I read this article this morning. Interesting. Just another thorn in the side of the Clinton's. Will this influence your...

Original post made by George on May. 13, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on May 19, 2016 at 12:51 pm | 32 comments | 978 Views

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dealership shuts it's doors.

Yes I know Groth Bros. is in Livermore but doesn't anyone know why they have shut there doors? Is it for good finally? I...

Original post made by George Jungle on Sep. 15, 2011
Last comment by about time, on Sep 15, 2011 at 1:56 pm | 2 comments | 1492 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Free Speech

Pleasanton Weekly limits free speech? It is OK to edit offenisve language or other rude comments, but shutting down the...

Original post made by George Martin on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 19, 2009 at 9:51 pm | 46 comments | 5037 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why cut sports?

What can we do to convince the school board not to cut coaches?...

Original post made by George Peters on Mar. 4, 2008
Last comment by ts, on Apr 4, 2008 at 9:07 pm | 17 comments | 5020 Views

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to Michael Austin

It is obvious you are a Jerry Thorne fan and probably attended his 100 man march to the Sharpiros lovely home. But what...

Original post made by Georgia Peach on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by David, on Aug 11, 2016 at 6:27 am | 5 comments | 921 Views

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Helicopters?

Anyone else here the helicopters around 2 p.m. today flying over Pleasanton?...

Original post made by Gertrude on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Drexl, on Sep 28, 2010 at 1:26 pm | 4 comments | 1327 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A lesson in Obama's socialism

An economics professor at a local college made a statement that he had never failed a single student before, but had once...

Original post made by Get over it on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by elmer, on Jul 15, 2009 at 3:58 pm | 9 comments | 1934 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More Money Does Not Fix Education!

Pleasanton Unified Spend $5492 per student. Washington D.C. spends $24600 per student (that is not a typo). Washington...

Original post made by Get Real on Mar. 15, 2009
Last comment by AVHS Dad, on Mar 27, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 15 comments | 2726 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Health Care Reform & Reconciliation

Too many people have taken to these blogs stating that Democrats are seeking unconstituional means to pass health care reform....

Original post made by Get Real on Mar. 7, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Mar 10, 2010 at 2:28 pm | 7 comments | 1311 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Great Water Polo match, AV vs. FHS: With a catch . . .

Tonight there was a great boys Water Polo match between Amador and Foothill. Amador went out to a lead of five goals at...

Original post made by Get the facts on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by Chico AV Alum, on Oct 13, 2009 at 2:08 pm | 33 comments | 2095 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mohr getting a new principal?

I have heard through the grapevine that The Mohr Elementary principalship is open. Does anyone know what happened to their...

Original post made by Get the facts on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Wah, on Jul 7, 2013 at 4:54 pm | 15 comments | 3819 Views

SPORTS

The greatness that is NCS sports

It is playoff time for many high school sports, and NCS, the overseeing body of high school sports playoffs is again at its...

Original post made by Get the facts on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 15, 2009 at 8:05 am | 15 comments | 4457 Views

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Making False Statements to Secure Referendum Petition Signatures is Against the Law

To wit: Julie, a resident of Birdland, made the following post on January 19th on Town Square forum re: the Lund Ranch...

Original post made by Get the facts on Jan. 20, 2016
Last comment by Trina, on Jan 20, 2016 at 8:59 pm | 7 comments | 1397 Views

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Congrats to Costco

The people have spoken, and they want Costco. There is no need to fret about increased traffic, or that your $1.50 hot dog...

Original post made by Get the Facts on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by SHale, on Dec 5, 2016 at 7:56 pm | 55 comments | 2486 Views

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What's the fire?

I see a fire in the distance, but I can't leave to check it out, anyone know what's going on? It looks, from here, like...

Original post made by Get the facts: on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by shannon, on Oct 27, 2011 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 1748 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Have all the info possible before voting

It's important for informed voters to have all the information possible before casting a vote. Please visit http://www.pleasantonparceltaxinfo.com for...

Original post made by Get the whole picture on May. 7, 2009
Last comment by John Adams, on May 9, 2009 at 9:55 am | 5 comments | 1958 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Teachers Receive 2.7% Pay Raise-NOT!

See info below regarding tentative agreements between PSUD and the teachers union. Recently there was another topic that...

Original post made by Get Your Facts Straight on Apr. 29, 2011
Last comment by Longtime resident, on Apr 30, 2011 at 6:16 pm | 12 comments | 3148 Views

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6 FIREMEN LEISURELY SHOPPING

It's 10:30 in the morning and there are 6 firemen leisurely shopping at Safeway. Six! That means if they spent an hour that...

Original post made by Getting Hosed on May. 23, 2010
Last comment by bitsy, on Jun 7, 2010 at 12:03 pm | 52 comments | 3812 Views
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Salami, Salami … Baloney
By Tom Cushing | 25 comments | 606 views

Time for new collaboration between city and school district
By Tim Hunt | 2 comments | 483 views

Holiday Fund raises $70,000 for 12 Tri-Valley nonprofits
By Jeb Bing | 0 comments | 92 views