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AROUND TOWN

Best Happy Hour

What's the best happy hour around Pleasanton? Not just good drinks and free food, I want a good, fun crowd. Any thoughts?...

Original post made by Rick on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by chris, on Jun 10, 2008 at 4:11 pm | 2 comments | 1826 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hostermans Contradictions

Jennifer Hosterman professes to be an environmentalist. She rails agains global warming and champions the green agenda....

Original post made by Rick on Aug. 13, 2008
Last comment by frank, on Aug 28, 2008 at 9:14 pm | 44 comments | 2419 Views

AROUND TOWN

Only One Way To Revitalize Downtown Pleasanton

The only way to revitalize the downtown is to build high density housing downtown. Three or even four story condiminiums...

Original post made by Rick on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 3, 2014 at 9:54 am | 24 comments | 1665 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton Appears on Forbes Wealthiest Zip Codes

Two Pleasanton zip codes: 94566 and 94588 are ranked at #286 and #459 respectively in Forbes' "Wealthiest Zip Coges" list...

Original post made by Rick on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by T.R. Ollman, on Sep 29, 2010 at 4:33 pm | 4 comments | 1012 Views

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Zip Codes

Obviously, it is "codes." My bad....

Original post made by Rick on Sep. 29, 2010
There are no comments yet. 836 Views

AROUND TOWN

The City of Milpitas Faced with a Pension Tsunami

This article is a must read for anyone interested in pension reform. The city of Milpitas, grappling with an 11 million...

Original post made by Rick on Dec. 4, 2010
Last comment by Shoot_The_Messengers, on Dec 9, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 6 comments | 1875 Views

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City Council Eyeing Surplus to Shore Up Pension Shortfall

In a contentious work shop at city hall, the city council was given recommendations by its financil staff to shore up its...

Original post made by Rick on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by it is hopeless, on Feb 12, 2011 at 3:49 pm | 21 comments | 1324 Views

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Bacteria and MRSA found on BART to Pleasanton

I'll be standing, thank you! This news is from the Bay Citizen via The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/06/us/06bcseats.html ...

Original post made by Rick on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 9, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 964 Views

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California Libraries lose ALL State Funding

It may not have been much; it had been decreasing over time, but now there will be no state monies given to any public library...

Original post made by Rick on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by anon, on Feb 16, 2012 at 10:41 pm | 16 comments | 1148 Views

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A Less Than Flattering Portrayal of California

As this article from The Wall Street Joural states, California "...at its core is the high-tax welfare state run amok." The...

Original post made by Rick on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by interesting, on Mar 15, 2012 at 6:34 pm | 12 comments | 1131 Views

RESTAURANTS

The Habit Hamburger Review

"The Habit" hamburger chain opened up at the new shopping center on the corner of Hopyard and Bernal. I have heard a lot...

Original post made by Rick on Mar. 24, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on May 13, 2013 at 7:26 pm | 12 comments | 4087 Views

SPORTS

Foothill Football on KTVU? Please Vote Now

http://www.ktvu.com/s/sports/highschoolsports/ scroll to middle of page. Go to this web site to vote to see the Novato...

Original post made by Rick on Aug. 20, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1150 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pet Law at downtown Restaurants

Does anyone have information on the law banning pets from the sidewalk restaurants on Main street? I understand there...

Original post made by Rick on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by Face Face, on Jun 28, 2013 at 9:07 pm | 62 comments | 2353 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why is Narum Taking Developer's Money?

Wow, I went to the city's website to look at the city council candidate's financial statements and was shocked at who...

Original post made by rick-native on Apr. 5, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Apr 9, 2013 at 5:50 pm | 50 comments | 2465 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Senior Ditch Day

So, unfamiliar with this. Is it really a dear, old AVHS tradition? ...

Original post made by Ricky on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by senior, on Sep 21, 2010 at 5:23 pm | 41 comments | 2913 Views

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BART negotiations stalled by union

KTVU news reported this morning that contract negotiations have not resumed because the union is waiting for e negotiator/arbitrator...

Original post made by Right on Aug. 19, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Aug 23, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 15 comments | 1007 Views

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Antarctic Ice Covers Largest Area EVER, Sends Climate Change "Scientists" Scrambling

After day after day of false hype in the diseased liberal media about how the ice in Antarctica is melting, we now have the...

Original post made by Right on May. 20, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on May 21, 2014 at 7:35 am | 7 comments | 437 Views

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Obama' s Socialist Agenda Explained

This is a great rational article: http://rossputin.com/blog/index.php/barack-obama-s-strategy-straight-out-of...

Original post made by RightGuy on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rae, on Jun 18, 2009 at 2:21 pm | 11 comments | 1192 Views

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Bumper Sticker Funnies...

With all the personal attacks from both the right and the left which seem to dominate the posts and comments on this web-site...

Original post made by Rita on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by truth, on Jul 23, 2009 at 11:53 pm | 19 comments | 1514 Views

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Obama loses again!

Looks like the result of to much exposure is really beginning to takes its toll. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20091002/ap_on_an/oly_obama_olympics_analysis...

Original post made by Rita on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Oct 5, 2009 at 6:46 pm | 23 comments | 1172 Views
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