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SCHOOLS & KIDS

UC president seeks 8% tuition increase to $12,150 annually

Blaming under-funding by the state, UC President Mark Yudof is proposing raising student tuition by 8% and reducing pension...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 11, 2010 at 11:21 am | 10 comments | 2074 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board to look at new calendar process tomorrow

The Pleasanton school board is set to discuss the process and timeline regarding the development of calendar options for...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by Concerned, on Mar 23, 2015 at 2:54 pm | 2 comments | 2074 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Vote Yes on 37 - Unregistered

This is a parallel conversation to the topic created by Susan Stasek in which she was asking people to vote for Prop 37,...

Original post made by Ngo Loon on Oct. 30, 2012
Last comment by VOTE NO, on Nov 3, 2012 at 1:53 pm | 9 comments | 2074 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Two Pleasanton golf professionals win NorCal PGA awards

Two Pleasanton golf professionals were singled out with top recognition among their peers earlier this month, taking home...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2074 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Report finds no proof of harmful effects of PG&E's 'Smart' meters

A report on PG&E's SmartMeters that was requested by a Marin County legislator and released Tuesday found that radiation...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2011
Last comment by No Facebook, on Jan 22, 2011 at 9:10 pm | 6 comments | 2073 Views

AROUND TOWN

Striving to prevent suicide by train

Steve Vale leaned on a weak point of a fence on George Street as an express train whizzed by at close to 100 miles per...

Original post made by Amador on Feb. 23, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2073 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Amador Valley students offer free money-management program

Whether it's saving up for college or a car, or simply saving up for a certain item during the holiday season, young students...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 1, 2015 at 2:09 pm | 3 comments | 2073 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Now what?

I voted NO today, but I am actually quite willing to spend more money on our schools...if we had a different contract with...

Original post made by Dreamin on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Rosemarie, on Jun 2, 2009 at 10:59 pm | 18 comments | 2072 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

In case of emergency info for 1st responders

My son plays football and baseball in Pleasanton, and over the past several years I've seen not only ambulances drive onto...

Original post made by Jersey94566 on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by , on Apr 25, 2012 at 8:22 am | 1 comment | 2072 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Cash for clunkers statistics

I work in the automotive industry and after 5 days of the cash for clunkers program the statistics fall as follows; 7 out...

Original post made by Warren on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 5, 2009 at 6:20 pm | 15 comments | 2072 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

which California best represents Pleasanton?

There's an interesting new report out called "A Portrait of California 2011" which identifies five geographic and demographic...

Original post made by optimistic mom on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Concerned Californian, on May 24, 2011 at 4:43 pm | 5 comments | 2072 Views

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Indoctrination Fridays: Calif Curriculum Teaches Kids to Unionize

More evidence of pure indoctrination of our kids by democrat teachers unions. http://biggovernment.com/kolson/2011/06/24/indoctrination-fridays-curriculum-teaches-kindergartners...

Original post made by !!! on Jun. 24, 2011
Last comment by Spoiled brats, on Jun 24, 2011 at 11:57 pm | 10 comments | 2072 Views

AROUND TOWN

Artists to Paint the Town tomorrow in downtown Pleasanton

Artists are taking over Pleasanton's downtown tomorrow for the second annual Paint the Town, sponsored by the Museum on Main,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 4, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 4 comments | 2072 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foothill High students to get free rides on Wednesdays

Foothill High School students can hop on the bus for a free ride to and from school each Wednesday in a new bus ridership...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2011
Last comment by Dear TS naysayers, on Apr 5, 2011 at 10:07 am | 4 comments | 2072 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Put the palate to the test at Taste of Terroir on Thursday

Think you have a perfect palate for fine food and wine? Join a master sommelier and wine writers in tasting the Tri-Valley's...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jul 20, 2009 at 11:27 pm | 2 comments | 2072 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Weekly endorses Joan Laursen, Jeff Bowser for school board

The Pleasanton Weekly today endorsed former PTA Council president Joan Laursen and businessman Jeff Bowser for election to...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Arroyo, on Oct 8, 2010 at 6:56 pm | 8 comments | 2072 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Classes starting Oct. 1 offer help for parents with difficult teens

Pleasanton Unified is launching a parent-involvement course that will help adults intervene with difficult adolescents. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2015
Last comment by reson mustpreval, on Sep 26, 2015 at 8:55 am | 16 comments | 2071 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nightlife and the responsibility of businesses

I am all for a more vibrant night-life in Pleasanton. I do not mind that establishments would like to extend their hours,...

Original post made by Resident on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Nov 20, 2009 at 11:21 pm | 18 comments | 2071 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Have an opinion on Shadow Cliffs? Come to a scoping meeting May 4

The East Bay Regional Park District is in the process of making a new land use plan for Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Libertarian, on May 5, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 4 comments | 2071 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Military Families

Pleasanton Military Families, a support group for families of service members, meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by Chris Miller, on Jun 9, 2009 at 9:41 am | 2 comments | 2071 Views
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