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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cost to put parcel tax on the June 2nd ballot

Since the parcel tax discussion began, I've heard different accounts of what the actual cost to put a parcel tax measure...

Original post made by Wanting facts on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 1810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

California at a Crossroads: Crisis and Opportunity

http://www.edsource.org/event_forum10.html The 2010 EdSource Forum will be held Friday, March 19 at the Marriott Hotel...

Original post made by Stacey on Dec. 12, 2009
Last comment by , on Dec 12, 2009 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 1810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Would you, could you in the rain?

Would you, could you in the rain? Why are the students of PMS spending their lunch period in 40 degree temps in the pouring...

Original post made by A PMS parent on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by lunch lady, on Jan 23, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 5 comments | 1810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CORE fundraiser at 11 percent of its goal

It's taken less than a month for the Pleasanton Partnerships In Education Foundation to raise more than $116,000 to help...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Apr 23, 2010 at 4:24 am | 4 comments | 1810 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Tom Campbell for Govenor?

I saw this as a link on PW website and thought I'd check it out. We're in such a mess, I'd like to see us really get a...

Original post made by Ptown Voter on Jun. 28, 2009
Last comment by thomasfromtracycity, on Aug 11, 2009 at 6:48 pm | 5 comments | 1810 Views

AROUND TOWN

Buy tickets now to see 'The Boardinghouse'

Welcome to the Home Sweet Home Boardinghouse, where life is anything but normal with a zany cast of boarders. This play is...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Judy, on Sep 30, 2010 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 1810 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Safeway online site helps holiday planners

A recent survey by Pleasanton-based Safeway Corp. shows that 75% of women find perfecting their holiday decor and meal menus...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1810 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

See 'The Good Soldier' tomorrow at the IBEW Hall

What happens when a soldier returns from a conflict; does he/she get the support needed? These questions are asked and answered...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by Snapshot, on Jan 21, 2011 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 1810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Diego Unified's New Budgeting Approach

San Diego Unified's new budgeting approach sounds similar to zero-based budgeting. http://www.signonsandiego.com/news/2009/dec/19/education-budget-priority-board/ "the...

Original post made by Stacey on Dec. 21, 2009
Last comment by Miguel, on Dec 22, 2009 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 1809 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

$2,000,000,000,000: Thanks Harry Reid

Thanks to Harry Reid for confirming on the Senate floor what most of us have believed all along. The currently proposed health...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by Joseph, on Oct 16, 2009 at 12:44 pm | 15 comments | 1809 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fired up about Spare the Air days?

Yesterday was a Spare the Air day. Today is a Spare the Air day. While nobody is thinking about sitting in front of a nice...

Original post made by Gina Channell-Allen on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Sep 12, 2014 at 12:41 pm | 4 comments | 1809 Views

AROUND TOWN

Burning ban, heavy fog alert lead otherwise nice forecast for Friday in Pleasanton, Ti-Valley

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared Friday a "Spare the Air Day" due to what it calls an unhealthy...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 20, 2010 at 6:08 pm | 12 comments | 1809 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Weely Holiday Fund raises $466,732 for Tri-Valley needy

The Pleasanton Weekly wraps up its 2009 Holiday Fund today with a record-high $93,346 raised in direct contributions and...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by Proofreader, on Jan 22, 2010 at 8:06 pm | 1 comment | 1809 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Craft & Rummage Sale Downtown

I will be doing the Community Craft and Rummage Sale in Downtown Pleasanton on First Street at the site with the 3 churches...

Original post made by Sandra on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Curious, on Aug 18, 2010 at 1:08 pm | 8 comments | 1809 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jeff Bordes to present jazzy soulful Christmas program Saturday

With the spirit of Christmas, jazz trumpeter Jeff Bordes will present a holiday celebration of New Orleans swing band and...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Howard Neely, on Dec 5, 2011 at 11:01 am | 2 comments | 1809 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Don't ever complain about Pleasanton PD......Pay back is a b*tch

Over a year ago I had an issue with PPD where two of the officers gave me false information. One gave me an incorrect badge...

Original post made by LP on Aug. 9, 2014
Last comment by nunya bizness, on Aug 9, 2014 at 3:58 pm | 2 comments | 1809 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G and Monsanto

I noticed that Measure G states the money will go towards ensuring 'safe', 'clean' schools. That means the money will...

Original post made by Laura on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by shaking my head, on Jun 3, 2009 at 8:43 am | 9 comments | 1808 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Education Mandates: Overhauling a Broken System

New report from the Legislative Analysts Office on California's broken education funding system: http://www.lao.ca.gov/reports/2010/edu/educ_mandates/ed_mandates_020210.aspx " ...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by June, on Feb 5, 2010 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 1808 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

CBO says Obamacare Increases Healthcare premiums

An Inconvenient Truth: Obamacare Would Make Ms. Canfield’s Health Insurance Even More Expensive Monday, March 15, 2010...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Mar 17, 2010 at 12:53 pm | 35 comments | 1808 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Weekly Promotes Anti American Sentiment

It is SO far beyond me, why and how a local news group would even allow postings like this, or the subsequent remarks and...

Original post made by Patriot Liberal on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 1, 2009 at 12:40 am | 33 comments | 1808 Views
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Central Oregon population is soaring with former Californians
By Tim Hunt | 6 comments | 593 views

What Exactly Is FAFSA and Why Should You Complete It?
By Elizabeth LaScala | 0 comments | 140 views