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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Registration

I just wanted to comment on school registration and "proof of residency". Why is it that the schools only except utilties,...

Original post made by Me Too on Aug. 14, 2009
Last comment by Good Idea, on Aug 24, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 17 comments | 1649 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton students not the norm

Studies show (http://www.kff.org/entmedia/entmedia012010nr.cfm) that average teenagers spend over 7.5 hours per day on media...

Original post made by Me Too on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by katie, on Oct 13, 2010 at 5:00 pm | 27 comments | 2350 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Car Registration - hybrids pay less

Just looked at some interesting information. If you buy a hybrid (or electric or diesel) you pay less for registration. Its...

Original post made by Me Too on Sep. 29, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1258 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Rural Tennessee fire sparks conservative ideological debate

Here's the short version of what happened: In rural Obion County, homeowners must pay $75 annually for fire protection services...

Original post made by Me Too on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by curly, on Oct 7, 2010 at 11:18 pm | 22 comments | 3664 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fair Tax - National Sales Tax

While it's not currently a hot topic, what do people out there think about a national sales tax (often referred to as Fair...

Original post made by Me Too on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Boner, on May 25, 2011 at 3:41 pm | 27 comments | 1974 Views

AROUND TOWN

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to everyone! I hope everyone is happy, safe, and able to be with who they would like to be with this holiday...

Original post made by Me Too on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Anne, on Dec 17, 2010 at 5:46 pm | 5 comments | 1240 Views

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Curious about Nuclear Radiation

Hi Pleasanton, I have been hearing in the news about the on-going problem with the nuclear power plant reactors in Fukushima....

Original post made by Meg on Feb. 20, 2016
Last comment by Damon, on Feb 20, 2016 at 9:31 pm | 1 comment | 333 Views

AROUND TOWN

scanner frequencies

just noticed that Livermore and Pleasanton Police changed their radio frequencies--does anyone out their have their new ones?...

Original post made by Megan on Sep. 2, 2012
Last comment by SpeedieB, on Feb 26, 2014 at 10:59 pm | 10 comments | 4602 Views

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Local child molesters-Public Information

AIKIN,DAVID MCINTYRE More Info Specific address not subject to disclosure PLEASANTON 94566 ALAMEDA BUHRE,ROBERT HENRY More...

Original post made by Megans Law on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Frances, on Aug 30, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 3 comments | 3290 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

This what we need!!!!!

We need to get a Senator to introduce this bill in the US Senate and a Representative to introduce a similar bill in the...

Original post made by Meghan on May. 25, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1095 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thoughts on children attending funeral/memorial services

I'm looking for some outside, unbiased, third-party feedback on a sensitive topic and hoping this will be a good place for...

Original post made by Meghan on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Oct 23, 2010 at 4:07 pm | 20 comments | 1898 Views

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Beautiful Sunset in Pleasanton

I took this photo Thursday evening Feb. 28...

Original post made by Meka on Mar. 2, 2008
Last comment by Shelley, on Mar 21, 2008 at 9:26 am | 8 comments | 2238 Views

RESTAURANTS

The Bubbling Cauldron

The Bubbling Cauldron is not a restaurant....yet! But its the next best thing!!! At the farmers Market in Livermore on Sundays...

Original post made by Mekagirl on Nov. 16, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 18, 2008 at 10:13 am | 6 comments | 2833 Views

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Pleasanton Library-Louder than Starbucks

I've found it's quieter at Starbucks than the Pleasanton Library. The old social norm of being quiet in a library is extinct....

Original post made by Melanie on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by uselibraryalot, on Oct 4, 2009 at 8:38 pm | 25 comments | 1985 Views

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street parking off limits during the fair

Does anyone know when the street parking around the fairgrounds gets to be a no parking zone for the fair? Being the fair...

Original post made by Melanie on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by W. Angela Street resident, on Jun 17, 2011 at 11:32 am | 5 comments | 1778 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rapid Water slides -- Shadow Cliff question

I was at Shadow Cliffs today and one of the employees told me that there was a serious accident there a couple weeks ago....

Original post made by Melinda Carson on Aug. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2313 Views

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Obama versus Bush???

When you really look at the below info and think about the preferential treatment Obama is getting it makes one wonder about...

Original post made by Melissa on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 9, 2009 at 8:50 am | 20 comments | 3316 Views

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SANTA RITA BREAK OUT!

So on April 1,2009 I was at home with my son and parents. I got a phone call from my brother-in-law who is a security guard...

Original post made by Melissa on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by Jasmine, on Apr 19, 2009 at 3:03 am | 4 comments | 2135 Views

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Pleasanton Stands Out in the News

Last night on the CBS channel 5 news, they showed a news segment about Pleasanton Real Estate and how hot the market is here,...

Original post made by Melissa on May. 9, 2009
Last comment by Carl, on May 13, 2009 at 7:15 am | 76 comments | 3512 Views

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Valley Humane Society 2013 Calendar Contest

Make your pet a star with the VHS Calendar Contest! Submit your furry friend's favorite photo for a shot at one of 13 spots...

Original post made by Melissa on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Melissa, on Jun 29, 2012 at 5:36 pm | 1 comment | 1208 Views
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