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Skip Mohatt, long-time Amador Valley High teacher, coach dies in Auburn

Long-time Amador Valley High School teacher and coach Everett (Skip) Mohatt died Saturday night in Auburn, where he had lived...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2008
Last comment by Andrew Finn, on Dec 10, 2008 at 11:17 pm | 25 comments | 2802 Views

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Town Square Forum Header Inflammatory

Jeb Bing and Gang at their best -- yet again. I'm not sure of anyone has noticed the new header for the forums throughout...

Original post made by Dog Lover on Jul. 19, 2008
Last comment by Shane, on Dec 10, 2008 at 12:47 pm | 19 comments | 1934 Views

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Shelter asks residents to donate gifts

The pinch of economic hard times is being felt by everyone this holiday season, but nowhere is it more evident than at Tri-Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2008
Last comment by Donation Idea, on Dec 10, 2008 at 11:56 am | 2 comments | 1465 Views

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American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Class

City of Pleasanton will offer an American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Class from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays,...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by Ann, on Dec 10, 2008 at 11:21 am | 3 comments | 1778 Views

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Topic postings restricted by editor?

Can someone explain why the topic "Woman hijacks highway patrol car" was closed to the general public by the editor? Many...

Original post made by Wow on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Mark, on Dec 10, 2008 at 9:07 am | 7 comments | 1567 Views

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Mayor, 2 Council members sworn in to new terms of office

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman and City Council members Cindy McGovern and Matt Sullivan were sworn in—again—Tuesday...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by Pete, on Dec 10, 2008 at 8:38 am | 13 comments | 1742 Views

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Auto Industry Bailout - what do you think?

The automobile industry wants federal help, our hard-earned income taken as taxes. Has anyone asked - why NOT let the weaker...

Original post made by Carl on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by Carl, on Dec 10, 2008 at 5:44 am | 25 comments | 2036 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BEWARE BAD CONTRACTORS THEN

I should have known that someone would have taken exception to my description of the people that took advantage of me rather...

Original post made by James on Dec. 1, 2008
Last comment by James, on Dec 8, 2008 at 3:32 pm | 27 comments | 2617 Views

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Duffield is back

Dave Duffield, the charismatic billionaire founder of PeopleSoft, is back in Pleasanton again with a new human resources...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2008
Last comment by Dorothy, on Dec 8, 2008 at 8:01 am | 1 comment | 5356 Views

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Christmas trees, RV style

Ever wonder what those people who have brightly lighted Christmas tree lots do the rest of the year? I did, so I asked Kimberly...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2008
Last comment by Kimberly & Jerry, on Dec 8, 2008 at 7:36 am | 2 comments | 1731 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Vintage Hills Crime ???

Does anyone what happend today December 5th around 4:00pm on Tawny and Touriga? The street was blocked off and must have...

Original post made by Tom on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by MainStreetDiva, on Dec 6, 2008 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 1822 Views

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Weird Smell in Safeway Parking Lot

Okay, I need those of you with time on your hands to go to Safeway. In the parking lot outside the front of Safeway there...

Original post made by Alison on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Mia, on Dec 5, 2008 at 12:58 pm | 6 comments | 1842 Views

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Back on track

Donning roller skates, the SF Bay Bombers will fly around the banked track with a vengeance in a battle over San Diego Firebirds...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2008
Last comment by Jack Jones, on Dec 5, 2008 at 9:33 am | 9 comments | 2041 Views

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Local Marine back from Iraq to festive homecoming

More than 70 well-wishers waved American flags and "Welcome Home" banners Saturday night to celebrate the return of Marine...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2008
Last comment by P Ellis, on Dec 4, 2008 at 6:42 pm | 14 comments | 1666 Views

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Mall purse snatcher arrested

An alleged purse snatcher was arrested this morning after two witnesses chased after him and kept him from driving off in...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by bel, on Dec 4, 2008 at 6:31 pm | 5 comments | 1734 Views

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City now collecting batteries for recycling

The city of Pleasanton will now accept used and unwanted batteries for recycling in the name of going green. Mayor Jennifer...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2008
Last comment by Janet Pelletier, editor of the Pleasanton Weekly, on Dec 4, 2008 at 2:10 pm | 6 comments | 1405 Views

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Taco Bell on Springdale Drive robbed

Pleasanton police are investigating the robbery of a Taco Bell restaurant by two men Monday night. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2008
Last comment by Jessica, on Dec 4, 2008 at 2:09 pm | 14 comments | 1695 Views

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Germain's case continued again

Henry Germain was back in court today, only to have his case continued again Dec. 16. The former Castlewood Country Club...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by miranda, on Dec 3, 2008 at 11:30 pm | 18 comments | 2119 Views

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Council votes 3-2 to sign Oak Grove development agreement

The City Council voted 3-2 today against appealing a Superior Court order that City Manager Nelson Fialho sign a development...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Dec 3, 2008 at 10:49 pm | 21 comments | 1756 Views

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Will the real Jim Wolfe please show his face?

Jim Wolfe, Parks and Community Services director for Pleasanton, will retire Dec. 31 so members of the Parks and Recreation...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2008
Last comment by Truth speaks, on Dec 3, 2008 at 9:07 pm | 10 comments | 1624 Views
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