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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Only GOP will defend "In God We Trust" ?

44 members of Congress signed an amicus brief opposing an attempt by the Madison, Wisc.-based Freedom From Religion Foundation...

Original post made by jimf01 on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by David, on Nov 19, 2009 at 8:40 pm | 33 comments | 2411 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Public Employee Pension and Retiree Health Costs in California

The Legislative Analyst's Office has a presentation I think everyone should look at: http://www.lao.ca.gov/handouts/state_admin/2009/Public_Employee_Pension_11_13_09.pdf " The...

Original post made by Stacey on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rudy, on Nov 19, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 6 comments | 1064 Views

AROUND TOWN

Actresses Wanted for The Vagina Monologues

Auditions for Tri-Valley Haven's fourth annual production of the Vagina Monologues are from 1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Nov....

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Mulva, on Nov 19, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 27 comments | 1634 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board chooses search firm

After being granted additional time to choose one of three search firms, the school board chose Hazard, Young, Attea and...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Nov 19, 2009 at 1:58 pm | 2 comments | 4257 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Healthiest and Unhealthiest States

An interesting article on the health of our country... http://health.yahoo.com/featured/67/the-healthiest-and-unhealthiest-states/ States...

Original post made by Greg Y. on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by John, on Nov 19, 2009 at 11:41 am | 3 comments | 1369 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hamid pleads not guilty

Abdul Walid Hamid pled not guilty Thursday morning to charges of battery, grand theft, exhibition of a deadly weapon and...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by Emily West, on Nov 19, 2009 at 10:57 am | 37 comments | 2426 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Redcoats' petition for longer weeknight entertainment hours goes before Planning Commission tonight

Mari Kennard, the owner of downtown Pleasanton's Redcoats British Pub and Restaurant, will ask the Planning Commission tonight...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jack, on Nov 19, 2009 at 8:39 am | 7 comments | 1386 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

NBC: "Obama's Frightening Insensitivity Following the Ft. Hood Shooting"

Amazing that NBC reported this! Could it be that even NBC's reporters are beginning to see Obama in a different light? ...

Original post made by Steve on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by !, on Nov 19, 2009 at 7:14 am | 29 comments | 1345 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fiahlo's Fiasco

The ice rink was proposed for Round Table or Domus in the parking lot. Great idea. When those deals allegedly fell through,...

Original post made by resident on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by mdp, on Nov 18, 2009 at 5:56 pm | 24 comments | 1384 Views

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Mission Park Garbage

I have grown up in Mission Park. My brothers and long time friends played there when cows lined up against the basketball...

Original post made by Sara Walls on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Janna, on Nov 18, 2009 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 1471 Views

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A Stoneridge Special

About 6 hours ago at Stoneridge Shopping Center, a new spa opened up called the Jon Ric Express Spa and Salon at Stoneridge....

Original post made by D W on Nov. 18, 2009
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COMMENTS ON STORIES

CHP issues nearly 200 tickets on Bay Bridge S-curve over weekend

The California Highway Patrol issued nearly 200 citations, mostly for speeding, as officers saturated the Bay Bridge's S-curve...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by Qwerty, on Nov 18, 2009 at 2:35 pm | 3 comments | 2689 Views

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Schwarzenegger agrees to cut state prison population by 40,000 inmates

The administration of Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, yielding to a court order, has given a judicial panel a plan to reduce...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Concerned resident, on Nov 18, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 13 comments | 1325 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested for 'anti-Christian mall disturbance' to appear in court again Thursday

Deputy District Attorney Ronda Theisen requested the bail for Abdul Walid Hamid stay at $27,000 as the 22-year-old man was...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by Piglet-U93, on Nov 18, 2009 at 11:54 am | 50 comments | 3606 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Who's paying for our Governor to go to Iraq?

I now it's great for our troups morale for celebrrities to visit them, but shouldn't our Governor be here to take care of...

Original post made by Tango on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Tango, on Nov 18, 2009 at 9:48 am | 4 comments | 998 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent search process

Last Friday, the PUSD board hired Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates to assist with the search for a new Superintendent....

Original post made by Sandy Piderit on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Nov 18, 2009 at 7:33 am | 38 comments | 1954 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mature Adult Program -- 'Up'

Pleasanton Public Library, 400 Old Bernal Ave., presents the Disney/Pixar animated film "Up" at 1 p.m. Nov. 17. Call 931-3411....

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by tyu, on Nov 17, 2009 at 6:19 pm | 3 comments | 1201 Views

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Santa Claus now at Stoneridge Mall as Christmas holiday shopping season begins

Santa Claus and holiday decorations and events are filling Stoneridge Shopping Center where an early start on Christmas shopping...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Cindy, on Nov 17, 2009 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 3030 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district starts year with $350,000 deficit

It's early in the school year, but the Pleasanton Unified School District is already talking about budget cuts. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Nov 17, 2009 at 10:36 am | 10 comments | 2298 Views

SPORTS

Foothill in comeback defeats Amador Valley 31-21

By Kevin Gehl Reporter Cal-Hi Sports Bay Area Trailing 14-0 in the first quarter, Matt Sweeney reminded his Falcons...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2009
Last comment by Rick, on Nov 17, 2009 at 9:19 am | 6 comments | 2415 Views
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Playing Catch-up
By Tom Cushing | 26 comments | 2,569 views

Walmart
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Pleasanton Costco appears headed to crowded November ballot
By Tim Hunt | 12 comments | 732 views