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Pleasanton man pleads not guilty to attempted rape charge

Pierce Hunter, a 19-year-old UC Davis sophomore charged last month with attempted rape and forced oral copulation, has pleaded...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 8, 2010 at 11:07 am | 7 comments | 1421 Views

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Alameda Fair's Rick Pickering earns top Scouting award

Rick Pickering, the chief executive officer of the Alameda County Agricultural Fair Association--which operates the Alameda...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Rick C., on May 8, 2010 at 9:27 am | 3 comments | 1432 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Tea Party has a race problem

This is an article from Jonathan Capehart of the Washington Post about race problems in the Tea Party. http://voices.washingtonpost.com/postpartisan/2010/05/the_tea_party_has_a_r...

Original post made by David USA on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by TI, on May 7, 2010 at 11:49 pm | 13 comments | 1186 Views

SPORTS

Dublin-based California Spirit Elite All Stars take nationals

The California Spirit Elite All Stars youth and senior teams each won their division at the American Showcase National Championship....

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by Lala, on May 7, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 1 comment | 2366 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Awards to be given today at Community of Character luncheon

Pleasanton's Community of Character Collaborative will honor three individuals and a nonprofit organization at a luncheon...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by W Ron Sutton, on May 7, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 6 comments | 1420 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

UC Davis sophomore from the Tri-Valley charged with attempted rape at UC Davis

Pierce Hunter, a 19-year-old Tri-Valley sophomore has been arrested on suspicion of attempted rape, according to reports...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by NBA fan, on May 7, 2010 at 1:28 pm | 44 comments | 4765 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Newt Gingrich - 100% correct on immigration reform

A comprehensive plan to solve the immigration issue, it will not satisfy the right, it will not satisfy the left, but it...

Original post made by jimf01 on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 7, 2010 at 12:12 pm | 16 comments | 1509 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More on the Fight over Seniority-based Layoffs

http://educatedguess.org/blog/2010/05/07/governor-state-board-to-aclu-were-on-your-side/ Both the Governor and the State...

Original post made by Stacey on May. 7, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1739 Views

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Union Planning to Spend Mother's Day at Castlewood

I wonder some of the ccc members will have their brunch elsewhere instead of crossing the picket line?!...

Original post made by Diva on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on May 7, 2010 at 8:58 am | 3 comments | 1197 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Teacher of the Year 2010-2011

Congratulations to Marla Silversmith of Amador High School for being awarded Pleasanton Teacher of the Year for 2010-2011....

Original post made by Kasey Hillier on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Lori J. Rice, on May 7, 2010 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 2181 Views

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70th annual Rose Show

The 70th annual Pleasanton Rose Show will be held from 1-5 p.m., Saturday, May 8, at the Pleasanton Public Library, 400 Old...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by Donny Osmond, on May 7, 2010 at 8:20 am | 1 comment | 1305 Views

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Do you know what an in-situ burn is? It's OK, neither does Pres Obama nor the mainstream media

But it is this method and technology that would have spared the gulf coast perhaps 95% of the oil slick now approaching the...

Original post made by jimf01 on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Che, on May 7, 2010 at 8:15 am | 14 comments | 1127 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto, Menlo Park school parcel taxes pass by wide margin

http://www.mercurynews.com/environment/ci_15020030 "In preliminary election results Tuesday night, 79.36 percent of voters...

Original post made by Jill on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by To Truth, Justice, and blah blah blah, on May 6, 2010 at 10:20 pm | 19 comments | 1723 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

National Day of Prayer is today, Thursday May 6th

An annual day of observance held on the first Thursday of May, designated by the United States Congress, when people are...

Original post made by jimf01 on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 6, 2010 at 7:02 pm | 4 comments | 1083 Views

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Republican Advantage in 2010 Voting Enthusiasm Shrinks

From the Gallup Poll website: http://www.gallup.com/poll/127700/Republican-Advantage-2010-Voting-Enthusiasm-Shrinks.aspx PRINCETON,...

Original post made by Leon on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 6, 2010 at 4:33 pm | 1 comment | 1018 Views

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O'Malley will retain post as Alameda County's District Attorney

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley was assured of another four years in office today when no one filed papers...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2010
Last comment by Mr Archuleta, on May 6, 2010 at 3:12 pm | 11 comments | 2158 Views

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NCS may ban aluminum bats at local schools

The North Coast Section of the California Interscholastic Federation may consider banning metal baseball bats when it meets...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by Baseball family, on May 6, 2010 at 2:41 pm | 9 comments | 1480 Views

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Who destroyed the Fisherman and WHY?

Has anyone noticed the Fisherman by the bridge no longer has a Fishing Pole? Was it one of our Students , local or visitor? These...

Original post made by R Lou on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Irritated, on May 6, 2010 at 1:24 pm | 12 comments | 1673 Views

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Foothill students winners in Congressional Art Competition

Foothill High junior Nari Kim placed second in the 11th District Congressional Art Competition for her pastel painting entitled...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by Seen the wall of art, on May 6, 2010 at 11:16 am | 5 comments | 1663 Views

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McNerney's Veterans Care Bill Becomes Law

McNerney's veterans care bill becomes law Legislation would help those suffering traumatic brain injuries A bill said...

Original post made by Ron on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 6, 2010 at 11:11 am | 3 comments | 1147 Views
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