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Lund Ranch II "Gang of Four"

Question: What do you get when you combine: (1) an ultra-pro-growth city council, (2) a handful of angry, self-interested...

Original post made by Dan on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Saved by Grace, on Feb 3, 2016 at 3:42 pm | 12 comments | 712 Views

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Myth vs Fact Lund Ranch II Day 2

Myth - Lund Ranch II development has homes that are being built on ridges or hillsides. Fact - Measure PP doesn't allow...

Original post made by MsVic on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by Resident of Ventana Hills, on Feb 3, 2016 at 2:52 pm | 14 comments | 357 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Allen Roberts, Karla Brown, the Lund Ranch II referendum petition & unanswered questions

Per today's (2/3/16) PW article, 'Referendum opponents complain to City Council about strong-arm tactics of signature gatherers,'...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by iwasthere, on Feb 3, 2016 at 2:13 pm | 5 comments | 324 Views

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California real estate economist to speak Friday in Pleasanton

Leslie Appleton Young, vice president and chief economist for the California Association of Realtors (CAR), will speak about...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Member, on Feb 3, 2016 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 1512 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Missing San Ramon 8-year-old found safe in Pleasanton

An 8-year-old non-verbal autistic boy was found safe in Pleasanton yesterday, two hours after being lost near Rancho San...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by kbenson, on Feb 3, 2016 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 1047 Views

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Paid Thugs are Assaulting Women and Children

I am the mother to two young children and I live in Mission Park. Everyday I see the dangers of the growing traffic problem...

Original post made by Alexis B on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by MsVic, on Feb 3, 2016 at 5:39 am | 2 comments | 414 Views

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School board moves forward with bond measure consideration

As a first step toward putting forward a bond measure for school funding, Pleasanton's school board voted to do a survey...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on Feb 2, 2016 at 6:12 pm | 65 comments | 3421 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Superintendent search firm to hold final Pleasanton forum tonight

The Pleasanton school district's contracted superintendent search firm McPherson & Jacobson held four community meetings...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1386 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Girl Scouts kick off 'Cookie' sales in time for Super Bowl

The Girl Scouts of Northern California will kick off their cookie season early this year in time for Super Bowl 50 in Santa...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by daytime sleeper, on Feb 2, 2016 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 1236 Views

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New Leaf Community Market Pleasanton Donates 727 Lbs of Smart ChickenĀ® Poultry to Food Bank

New Leaf Community Market in Pleasanton wants to thank its customers for joining the store in supporting the Alameda County...

Original post made by Patti Bond on Feb. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 205 Views

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Councilmember Karla Brown and the referendum

I always wondered why Councilmember Karla Brown has been steadfastly adamant in insisting that "a road is a structure," vehemently...

Original post made by Just curious on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Alexis B, on Feb 2, 2016 at 8:45 am | 4 comments | 402 Views

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Service from the Post Office is Unacceptable

In October, I mailed a birthday card to a friend in Sunol. It took 13 days to arrive. In November, a rent check took 7 days...

Original post made by Fed Up with the Post Office on Jan. 28, 2016
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 1, 2016 at 7:55 pm | 18 comments | 583 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Pleasanton Police Department warns residents to not 'Be Like Bill'

The Pleasanton Police Department sent out a notification Jan. 27 on social media to not "Be Like Bill" and share your personal...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2016
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 1, 2016 at 7:51 pm | 4 comments | 5286 Views

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Myth or Fact?

MYTH OR FACT Myth - If I sign the petition and the issue of Lund Ranch goes to the voters it will stop completely stop...

Original post made by MsVic on Feb. 1, 2016
There are no comments yet. 184 Views

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Textbooks: A road is INFRAstructure

I am a resident of Pleasanton and I hold a Masters degree in Environmental Science with an emphasis in Environmental Planning....

Original post made by Jay Green on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by JohnGodfreySaxe, on Feb 1, 2016 at 4:05 pm | 29 comments | 945 Views

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Why not a referendum?

The city is abuzz with backers of a proposed referendum to overturn the City Council's Jan. 5 decision to allow development...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by kmary1, on Feb 1, 2016 at 10:20 am | 29 comments | 1249 Views

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Who is behind the Lund Ranch II Referendum?

A little food for thought this Sunday. Who are the people behind the referendum? Check out where they live on hills and ridges...

Original post made by MsVic on Jan. 31, 2016
Last comment by Trina, on Jan 31, 2016 at 10:32 pm | 1 comment | 299 Views

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East Bay luxury home sales up 32% with Pleasanton home selling for $4.8 million

Luxury home sales in the East Bay closed out 2015 on a high note with sales climbing 32% in December from a year ago, according...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jan 31, 2016 at 6:27 pm | 1 comment | 2707 Views

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Lund Ranch II Puppet Master Exposed !

Question: So who is the master of puppets in this tragic performance to decimate Measure PP? Answer: Just follow the...

Original post made by Dan on Jan. 30, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Jan 31, 2016 at 7:01 am | 11 comments | 492 Views

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PLEASANTON IS WHAT IT IS

I have no opinion for and no opinion against development. Pleasanton is what it is, love it or leave it. The 2010 census...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by DKHSK, on Jan 30, 2016 at 11:54 pm | 3 comments | 352 Views
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