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SCHOOLS & KIDS

flexibility in allocating state funds to schools

At the last school district meeting I attended, a list of categorical funds that had been reduced by the state was distributed....

Original post made by Sandy on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by Parent who is voting NO ON G, on May 9, 2009 at 1:10 pm | 5 comments | 1850 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

There are NO guarantees in G

I posted earlier my objection to Measure G because it doesn't guarantee CSR. CSR is something I believe is important. But...

Original post made by Ptown resident on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on May 16, 2009 at 11:18 am | 9 comments | 1850 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Next Alameda County Redistricting Meeting is 6/28/2011

The date and logistics for the next supervisorial redistricting meeting on June 28, 2011 have been posted. No Agenda. No...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 24, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 1850 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Spare the Air' alert in effect in Pleasanton today

A "Spare the Air Alert" has been issued for today in the Bay Area, where the forecast is for unhealthy air. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Nov 25, 2014 at 6:30 pm | 3 comments | 1850 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pooch Parade returns next week

Downtown Pleasanton is going to the dogs -- literally -- next week when the 20th annual Pooch Parade trots down Main Street...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2017
Last comment by Lisa, on Aug 4, 2017 at 10:11 am | 7 comments | 1850 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman killed in I-580 crash Tuesday was San Ramon resident

The Alameda County coroner's bureau today identified a 22-year-old woman killed in a crash on Interstate Highway 580 Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by George, on Oct 30, 2010 at 7:41 pm | 6 comments | 1850 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Regional employment essentially unchanged since July 2010, survey shows

The number of jobs in the Bay Area has remained flat over the past year, according to a U.S. Department of Labor report released...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by Jimbob, on Sep 13, 2011 at 11:08 pm | 2 comments | 1850 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CDE press release on Governor's upcoming cuts to public education

Schools Chief Jack O'Connell Decries Proposed New Cuts to Public Education Governor's May Budget Revision Cuts Billions from...

Original post made by Tony E. on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on May 16, 2009 at 3:48 pm | 10 comments | 1849 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What's News>??

Wasn't there a newsworthy event at the Fairgrounds Saturday?? You'd never know it if you depended on Pleasanton Weakly...

Original post made by unclehomerr.. on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by Rasmussen, on Apr 17, 2012 at 9:49 am | 8 comments | 1849 Views

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BART negotiations stalled by union

KTVU news reported this morning that contract negotiations have not resumed because the union is waiting for e negotiator/arbitrator...

Original post made by Right on Aug. 19, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Aug 23, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 15 comments | 1849 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oakland officials, police end talks with layoffs to start today

Oakland City Administrator Dan Lindheim said talks aimed at averting looming layoffs for 80 of the city's 776 police officers...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by It's a crime, on Jul 15, 2010 at 11:04 pm | 6 comments | 1849 Views

AROUND TOWN

Register for happy hour with widows, widowers

The Widows and Widowers of Northern California invite others to join them for happy hour from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, May 19,...

Original post made on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Ms. Bunny, on May 18, 2011 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 1849 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Brown joins in suit to invalidate city's housing cap law

Following through on earlier complaints to Pleasanton officials, State Attorney General Jerry Brown has joined a San Francisco...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 9, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 7 comments | 1849 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

49ers chief hails approval of new stadium in Santa Clara

San Francisco 49ers president Jed York Wednesday hailed Santa Clara voters' approval of a ballot measure to relocate the...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by SC man, on Jun 24, 2010 at 8:21 pm | 7 comments | 1849 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council OKs Climate Action Plan that regulates future energy uses

The City Council approved a broad-based Climate Action Plan (CAP) on Tuesday night that could make Pleasanton "one of the...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Sep 1, 2011 at 10:44 pm | 11 comments | 1849 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Eight Reasons Not to Tie Teacher Pay to Standardized Test Results

I don’t want poor teachers but are evaluations based on test scores the answer? This might shine some light on the issue....

Original post made by the The on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Mar 20, 2010 at 7:15 pm | 14 comments | 1848 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama to give healthcare to significant others of homosexual government workers

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_obama_gay_benefits...

Original post made by Cindy on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Hmmm?, on Jun 16, 2009 at 10:03 pm | 7 comments | 1848 Views

AROUND TOWN

FOOTHILL FALCONS FOOTBALL

Foothill Falcon Fest Paint the town blue at Foothill's fifth annual Falcon Fest from 4-7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 16, at Foothill...

Original post made by Foothill Family on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by Mike Cheney, on Sep 14, 2011 at 10:41 am | 2 comments | 1848 Views

AROUND TOWN

Harvest Festival this weekend

Enjoy the Pleasanton Harvest Festival at the Alameda County Fairgrounds this weekend from Sept. 16-18. The festival will...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by Rick, on Sep 16, 2011 at 10:47 am | 1 comment | 1848 Views

AROUND TOWN

Axis receives national awards for quality of services

Axis Community Health recently received not one, but two national quality awards from the federal Health Resources and Services...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by Becky Dennis, on Sep 24, 2015 at 9:08 am | 1 comment | 1848 Views
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