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Ex Portola Valley supe pleads not guilty of embezzling funds

Original post made on Jun 19, 2012

Tim Hanretty pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to six counts of embezzlement from the Portola Valley School District, charges involving the alleged stealing of nearly $101,000 to pay for a construction project at his Woodside home during his tenure as superintendent of the district. ==B Related stories:==
• [Web Link Former Portola Valley supe arrested for embezzlement]
• [Web Link Portola Valley schools superintendent resigns under cloud of investigation]

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 4:35 PM

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Posted by Hal
a resident of Crescent Park
on Jun 19, 2012 at 5:49 pm

This guy sounds like a politician! They always say, "oh I didn't do anything wrong"....but man your new yard pool sure look nice don't they, by the way....how were you able to pay for this?
Uh...duh!!!


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Posted by ?
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jun 19, 2012 at 6:47 pm

I was in charge of an event and the PayPal account had $20,000 from ticket sales. Take a slice of the pie? Sure, it's tempting, but someone has to be mental to really do such a thing. It's so wrong - even a child knows that.


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Posted by Cid Young
a resident of another community
on Jun 22, 2012 at 9:45 am

The Cabrillo Unified School District just passed Measure S for $81 Million Dollars , including money slated for Solar Panels.

I want Solar panels on my house too, but now that they voted to Extract close to $10,000 over time via property tax assessments, I will just get to pay for the School to have them, and not on My house.

They made it sound so cheap..$45.00 per 100,000 dollars of valuation. But the BOND will be sold for a time covering 25 OR 40 years and they will be based on ever-increasing ad valorem at the time of funding which could actually take place in the 24th year!
SHEEZE!