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Did you see the meteorite tonight?

I was driving home along northbound 680 tonight about 10:24pm when I saw the most beautiful shooting star flash overhead,...

Original post made by Kurt Kummer on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by Citizen, on Sep 29, 2011 at 3:51 pm | 3 comments | 1259 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Paying to read the weekly now?

I can't read articles unless I am paying now??? ...

Original post made by KW on Aug. 30, 2016
Last comment by Gina Channell, Publisher, on Aug 30, 2016 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 463 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Gay 'barbarians' descend on Marcus and Michele Bachmann's clinic

If I remember correctly there was a thread concerning California becomes 1st state to require teaching of gay history. The...

Original post made by kyle on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Sunshine, on Jul 23, 2011 at 6:28 am | 6 comments | 1647 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Adult Ed Classes at Bernal Location: Too Dark at Night for Comfort

I took Spanish lessons through Pleasanton Adult Education. The classes were in the evening at the Bernal/First Street...

Original post made by Kyra on Feb. 22, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2923 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Gay Marriage

Imagine if people had voted on the issue of slavery, back in the day. It would have lasted much longer. The day will...

Original post made by Kyra on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 15, 2010 at 9:11 pm | 15 comments | 1516 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bathroom Heard 'Round the World

I live in Mohr Park. We have high ceilings and a bathroom on the ground floor near the foyer. When someone is in this...

Original post made by Kyra on Dec. 17, 2009
Last comment by John, on Jan 2, 2010 at 5:15 pm | 5 comments | 1109 Views

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Summer Camp

Any recommendations for a summer camp (day or overnight) for young teenage boys?...

Original post made by Kyra on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Kyra, on Mar 31, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 14 comments | 1418 Views

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Nob Hill Grocery Store

Why is Nob Hill closing?...

Original post made by l.e. on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Analyst Dude, on Mar 5, 2010 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 1026 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Brown Act violations?: Why does Palo Alto Unified announce the potential candidate PUSD holds secret hiring sessions in closed sessions?

Why is it when other Districts have a candidate finalist for administrators for the Board of Education to approve or not...

Original post made by Lack of transparency on May. 19, 2014
Last comment by Right , on May 19, 2014 at 3:33 am | 1 comment | 722 Views

AROUND TOWN

Need the Bat Mobile

Hi All, If anyone knows how I can get in touch with the person who drives the BAT MOBILE around town, please let me know!...

Original post made by Laj on May. 16, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1694 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Veteran of World War II

My husband Richard Dewey Hauser wrote a diary about serving in World War II I will just tell you some of it. He was in the...

Original post made by Lajoy Hauser on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by Lajoy Hauser, on Dec 27, 2015 at 4:18 pm | 6 comments | 1463 Views

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Is www.ourpleasanton.org distorting the facts?

I get these mailings from www.ourpleasanton.org and am appalled by their distortion of the facts. I have no problem with...

Original post made by Lance M on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Anti-union, on Feb 3, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 40 comments | 3530 Views

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Teachers wages and retirement benefits 3%?

Can anyone explain what a teachers benefits package looks like and if they start teaching at say 22 when are the eligible...

Original post made by Lance Ulanoff on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on May 21, 2009 at 10:47 pm | 54 comments | 2385 Views

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Safeway Decides to Understaff at Night-Too Bad for You

At around 9:30-10 pm if you feel like getting some ice cream, or want to do your weekly shopping at Safeway, be aware that...

Original post made by Lane on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Jul 28, 2009 at 11:07 pm | 8 comments | 1553 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hate speach against malia Obama on Right Wing Blogs:

Check it out for your self: http://gawker.com/5312952/hate-speech-against-malia-obama-on-conservative-blogs-reported-by-hate-speech-planting-journalist...

Original post made by Latichia on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by JANE, on Jul 15, 2009 at 11:51 pm | 11 comments | 2066 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G and Monsanto

I noticed that Measure G states the money will go towards ensuring 'safe', 'clean' schools. That means the money will...

Original post made by Laura on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by shaking my head, on Jun 3, 2009 at 8:43 am | 9 comments | 1700 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Donlon Elementary School Bell Schedule

Does anybody know what time school starts in the morning at Donlon? Not the kindergarten schedule. Strangely, there is...

Original post made by Laura on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by momof2, on Jan 20, 2010 at 8:48 am | 4 comments | 1951 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tri-Valley TV Camp

This camp starts Monday and may be full, but I tried to register my kid online today in case there was still a space available....

Original post made by Laura on Jun. 12, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 15, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 11 comments | 1883 Views

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Where do I vote and when do the polls close?

I live in Pleasanton, is there just one place to vote, or multiple? Do I go to the same place I voted for President? ...

Original post made by Laura on May. 19, 2009
Last comment by Get out of the wagon, on May 19, 2009 at 8:00 pm | 3 comments | 2245 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State of CA is after your savings account

So - I get a letter from my credit union saying the State of CA is going to take my savings account unless I do something...

Original post made by Laura on Apr. 3, 2013
Last comment by Laura, on Apr 3, 2013 at 6:23 pm | 4 comments | 2589 Views
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