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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

AT&T 3rd Party Billing

Anyone out there using AT&T for a long distance carrier, beware. We received our bills and found erroneous charges from 3rd...

Original post made by Cindy on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by john, on Nov 5, 2009 at 3:08 pm | 3 comments | 1407 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Katrina

For months we've heard about swine flu. In recent days several several in Obama administration have used "pandemic" which...

Original post made by Sue on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Sue, on Nov 5, 2009 at 2:13 pm | 4 comments | 1173 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School district hosts H1N1 forum tonight

The public is invited to learn more about the H1N1 flu virus in a forum tonight sponsored by Amador Valley Adult Education...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by a parent, on Nov 5, 2009 at 1:32 pm | 4 comments | 1258 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More smoke and mirrors on health care reform

By kicking in the taxation components immediately and delaying most of the spending increases (and thus the benefits to the...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 970 Views

AROUND TOWN

First Saturdays Make & Take Events

Stop in to see what's up at the Berry Patch on the First Saturdays of each month. I am Creating a number of different Creative...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Nov. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1014 Views

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Obama's Katrina

For months we've heard about swine flu. In recent days several several in Obama administration have used "pandemic" which...

Original post made by Sue on Nov. 5, 2009
There are no comments yet. 665 Views

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New Staples Ranch environmental report out today

A draft of a supplemental Environmental Impact Report affecting development on Staples Ranch has been completed and will...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Nona, on Nov 4, 2009 at 7:14 pm | 6 comments | 1216 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Democrats in Congress who may stop Pelosi's Health Care Reform

Democrats' concerns over abortion may imperil health bill Washington Post article --> http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/11/02/AR2009110203232.html More...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 985 Views

AROUND TOWN

this is Dr. B speaking here, and not just a forwarded email

"Hello Patriot Radical To keep it going, I need you to do TWO things--this is Dr. B speaking here, and not just a forwarded...

Original post made by Patriot Liberal on Nov. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 976 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lights out for parts of Pleasanton last night (Tuesday)

Does anyone have an idea as to why all the lights in Archstone Hacienda apartments on Owens Drive were out from around 7:30...

Original post made by freespirit on Nov. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1140 Views

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Paws for Halloween

Young readers, dogs and volunteers dressed in their Halloween finest at the the Pleasanton Public Library Tuesday night for...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Nov 4, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 15 comments | 1086 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Democrats put on notice for defeats in 2010 elections

In the words of the author, some Democrats beaten like a "harp seal". Democrats should be weary in next years elections. http://news.yahoo.com/s/politico/20091104/pl_polit...

Original post made by Pablo on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Nov 4, 2009 at 1:13 pm | 10 comments | 915 Views

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Alameda County assessor may lower taxes on 100,000 properties

The Alameda County Assessor's office is reminding property owners that it can reassess property at no charge to owners. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Nov 4, 2009 at 1:12 pm | 7 comments | 1763 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

On losing two remarkable friends

Two highly regarded community leaders died last week, a loss to their families and the city they loved. Jackie Barnett, who...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Nicki (Seery) Miller, on Nov 4, 2009 at 11:57 am | 2 comments | 1209 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Missing boy found after 2-hour search in Rosepointe neighborhood

A 10-year-old boy was found hiding in bushes near his home on Arlington Drive just after dark tonight after his mother reported...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by not my kid, on Nov 4, 2009 at 11:26 am | 14 comments | 1341 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter: Are sidewalk curb replacements really necessary?

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5962 posted Friday, July 31, 2009,...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Cee, on Nov 4, 2009 at 10:53 am | 15 comments | 1331 Views

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How many more Billions of Dollars...:?

How many more billions of dollars in pork will our House representatives add to the healthcare bill before they finally try...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by reader, on Nov 4, 2009 at 9:48 am | 3 comments | 863 Views

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Special election Tuesday pits Garamendi vs, Harmer in 10th Congressional District race

A special general election next Tuesday for a vacant U.S. Congress seat in the East Bay pits California's Democratic lieutenant...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by T.H., on Nov 4, 2009 at 8:03 am | 22 comments | 1296 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Four police and vehicles at Fairlands Elementary Sat

I was walking my dog through the green belt behind Fairlands El Saturday evening when I saw a group of police surrounding...

Original post made by Reader on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Fairlands Parent, on Nov 3, 2009 at 9:43 pm | 2 comments | 1531 Views

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missing Hearst student?

Is there any information about the police activity at Hearst and PMS this afternoon? Students were saying that a 5th grade...

Original post made by concernedParent on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Nov 3, 2009 at 6:44 pm | 1 comment | 1054 Views
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Elon Musk knows how to tap the government till
By Tim Hunt | 9 comments | 595 views

Teaching The Arts
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 236 views

Primaries and Pivots
By Tom Cushing | 4 comments | 170 views