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Smart Growth and Sustainable Development: What it means to you

Join us on Monday, May 14th at 7 pm in the Pleasanton Library Community Room to learn about what how Smart Growth and Sustainable...

Original post made by Suzanne on May. 5, 2012
Last comment by local, on May 5, 2012 at 4:35 pm | 1 comment | 616 Views

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Singing and sliding with Springsteen

It's not easy to upstage the Boss, but that's exactly what a 9-year-old from Pleasanton did -- with a little help from his...

Original post made on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by nancy s., on May 5, 2012 at 11:43 am | 4 comments | 847 Views

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Foothill & Terra Bella family farm plant sale Sunday

Stock up on summer plants from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Sunday, May 6 in in Foothill's north parking lot. Foothill's special education...

Original post made on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by Harriet B. Hind, on May 4, 2012 at 8:49 pm | 2 comments | 728 Views

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Dublin Councilman Eric Swalwell seeking congressional seat in 2012 election

Eric Swalwell, an Alameda County deputy district attorney and Dublin City Councilman, announced his candidacy Wednesday for...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Uh, on May 4, 2012 at 5:12 pm | 25 comments | 1651 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More tire slashings, this time in Sutter Gate neighborhood

Police are investigating at least 13 tire slashings that occurred April 10 and April 11 in the Sutter Gate area. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Alannaz, on May 4, 2012 at 4:35 pm | 8 comments | 1806 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

CA public employee charged with bribery

Same aritle as 15 years ago, only the number and location has changed,. Today's Times AP article about our CA DMV workers...

Original post made by De ja Vue on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by steven , on May 4, 2012 at 12:42 pm | 3 comments | 1078 Views

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New banks could face restrictions in downtown Pleasanton

The Pleasanton City Council will consider a new rule tonight that would require banks and other financial institutions to...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on May 4, 2012 at 10:35 am | 16 comments | 1353 Views

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Pleasanton Council votes to restrict new banks from locating on Main Street

The Pleasanton City Council voted 5-0 Tuesday night to place restrictions on banks, savings and loan associations and other...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Been There, on May 4, 2012 at 12:03 am | 5 comments | 801 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Two arrested in robbery at motel

A 24-year-old man and his 16-year old female accomplice face felony charges in the beating and robbery of an acquaintance...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Peter Malloy, on May 3, 2012 at 10:07 pm | 10 comments | 1198 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD superintendent review set for today in closed session

Pleasanton school Superintendent Parvin Ahmadi will get an annual review by the school board later today. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by fact checker, on May 3, 2012 at 9:15 pm | 14 comments | 3814 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supervisors accept resignation of embattled colleague Nadia Lockyer

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to accept the resignation of their embattled colleague...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Tony, on May 3, 2012 at 10:46 am | 14 comments | 1159 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How do you plan to vote on state taxes for schools?

Have you decided on how you are voting on the upcoming tax measures that say they will help schools? Are you going for Jerry...

Original post made by curious on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by FedUpMom, on May 3, 2012 at 9:12 am | 80 comments | 2683 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama campaign slandering donors to the Romney campaign

The Democrats in general and President Obama specifically seem willing to go to any length to trash their opposition. President...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by dublinmike, on May 2, 2012 at 8:55 pm | 38 comments | 2016 Views

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Anastasis Ballet Company Presents 'Testimony'

The professional ballet company's performance will benefit Shepherd's Gate, a local non-profit serving the East Bay since...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Doug Miller, on May 2, 2012 at 6:49 pm | 1 comment | 682 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Strike temporarily shuts down Golden Gate Ferry service

Golden Gate Ferry service will be shut down this morning because of a strike planned by the ferry workers, a district spokeswoman...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Adrian Borschlasser, on May 2, 2012 at 4:05 pm | 6 comments | 948 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schools near districtwide mandates to improve minority test scores

Even as the Pleasanton school district deals with state-mandated improvement at schools, the district is looking at a new...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by just a parent, on May 2, 2012 at 10:14 am | 36 comments | 1861 Views

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Question for communters on 680

There is some type of major construction project right next the 680 southbound freeway. It is visible to the left as I am...

Original post made by Curious on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Tennessee Jed, on May 2, 2012 at 5:31 am | 4 comments | 869 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

New Obama Slogan Has Deep Ties to Marxism, Socialism, Communism

Hard to deny this. Many Communist and radical publications and entities throughout the 19th and 20th centuries had the...

Original post made by RealMeaning of Change on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by MePartyPatriot, on May 1, 2012 at 3:20 pm | 5 comments | 931 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART directors discuss $1.5-billion rail car contract with Canadian firm

BART directors held a three-hour hearing Thursday on a staff proposal to award a $1.5 billion contract to build a fleet of...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2012
Last comment by Bad Parking - Bardt vs. Integrity, on May 1, 2012 at 9:55 am | 4 comments | 1150 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

All lanes on I-680 near Bernal now open after 7-hour overnight closure

All lanes of I-680 near Bernal Avenue have re-opened following a big rig crash that required about seven hours of clean-up. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on May 1, 2012 at 9:53 am | 6 comments | 1168 Views
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