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Alameda County Board of Supervisors Redistricting Decision

Well, no big surprises out of the meeting today regarding Alameda County supervisorial redistricting. The proposal going...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 28, 2011
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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 | 1820 Views

AROUND TOWN

PG&E releases list of 100 riskiest gas pipeline sections

As part of PG&E's efforts to restore public trust in the company following the deadly natural gas pipeline explosion in San...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 22, 2010 at 9:18 pm | 5 comments | 1820 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Mold specialist, district staff to speak with Hearst parents tonight

Following the mold discovery that led to canceling the first day of classes at Hearst Elementary School, the district has...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 22, 2009 at 5:40 pm | 9 comments | 1820 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 | 1819 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 | 1819 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 | 1819 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What will happen if Republicans take over Congress?

January 3rd, 2007 was the day the Democrats took over the Senate and the Congress, it was Jerry McNerney's first day on the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Love it, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:47 pm | 17 comments | 1819 Views

AROUND TOWN

Measure D Question

This may be a dumb question, but I'm wondering why we are allowed to vote on this. If the land is zoned for houses and it's...

Original post made by Jared on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by junebug, on May 27, 2010 at 11:45 am | 35 comments | 1819 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Li gets 34 years to life for Dublin custody battle murder

Mei Li, 58, was sentenced today to 34 years to life in state prison for her role in the murder of a 91-year-old woman in...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Aug 30, 2011 at 12:06 pm | 6 comments | 1819 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BREAKING!!! HCR passes, Stock Market Crashes, Millions Die!!!

At least, that's the impression I got from watching faux news today. Then I went and checked and it turns out that despite...

Original post made by can\'t stand the stupid on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Janna, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 12 comments | 1818 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 | 1818 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bronze-plated Stoneridge Drive extension

Tim Hunt's restricted article prompted me to a rest-of-the-story inquiry. If so many groups are willing to fund a Livermore...

Original post made by Rest of the Story on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Casanova_Frankenstein, on Apr 24, 2012 at 4:34 pm | 4 comments | 1818 Views

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California student proficiencies up, but scores among blacks, Hispanics still lagging

California public school students made overall gains in every category of the state's Standardized Testing and Reporting...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 23, 2009 at 8:17 pm | 4 comments | 1818 Views

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Poizner speaks out against health care reform bill

Former New York Gov. George Pataki and Republican gubernatorial hopeful Steve Poizner held a news conference in San Francisco...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Gary Schwaegerle, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 9 comments | 1818 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Water wholesaler raises rates for 2016-18

A Tri-Valley water wholesale board decided Wednesday to raise rates for retailers, a move that will likely mean an increase...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by Matthew Marcus, on Oct 23, 2015 at 12:11 pm | 1 comment | 1818 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State, federal bills inspired by Steinle case focus on how law enforcement stores guns

The shooting death of Pleasanton native Kate Steinle in San Francisco last year by a gun stolen from a federal ranger's car...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Scott Walsh, on Sep 29, 2016 at 10:25 am | 6 comments | 1818 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Graffiti is increasing. How can we stop it?

Graffiti is on the increase in Pleasanton. As citizens, we need to work together to deter/stop it asap. The youths that...

Original post made by FoP on Feb. 1, 2010
Last comment by App fan, on Feb 2, 2010 at 8:48 am | 4 comments | 1818 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 | 1817 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Big jump in CORE fundraising

The Community OutReach for Education (Core) campaign had a big bump in its fundraising numbers over the last week or so,...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on May 5, 2010 at 10:31 pm | 8 comments | 1817 Views
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