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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

RAMIFICTIONS OF JURY DUTY

Every twelve months or so I get a juror summons. The last tree years or so I was excused using the juror hot line. This time...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 10, 2014
Last comment by mjarivers, on Jun 23, 2014 at 7:17 am | 26 comments | 2481 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

WHAT IS YOUR TAKE ON THE THREE FOOT BUFFER LAW?

"Three Feet for Safety" Law Goes Into Effect Today 09/16/2014. Under this new law, motorist are required to give at least...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Formerly Dan from BC, on Sep 16, 2014 at 5:01 pm | 6 comments | 628 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Swalwell's Response to his NO vote on Kate's Law

I asked Congressmen Eric Swalwell in an email why he voted no on Kate's Law. He did not answer the question, but provided...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Aug. 1, 2015
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Aug 10, 2015 at 6:12 pm | 11 comments | 1124 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

National Do Not Call List

I am interested in locating a law firm that litigates companies that violate the National Do Not Call List. I get one...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Oct. 26, 2015
Last comment by mooseturd, on Oct 28, 2015 at 9:49 am | 7 comments | 544 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Climate Bill & Nuclear & Atmospheric Warming

The Climate Change Bill reads: "... nuclear power plants virtually eliminate emissions of greenhouse gases ..." Yet:...

Original post made by Michael L. Wagner on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by Michael L. Wagner, on Oct 2, 2009 at 9:24 am | 3 comments | 2466 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Great Information about School Budget

If you want to hear with your own ears the Pleasanton School Board and the City Council talk about the Pleasanton School...

Original post made by Michelle on Mar. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1915 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cigarette Butts

Yesterday I was driving down Valley and saw what I thought was steam coming up from the middle of the road where a small...

Original post made by Michelle on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Oct 8, 2013 at 3:25 pm | 10 comments | 2425 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is anyone else underwhelmed by the outlets?

I visited the outlets this week for the first time and I was totally underwhelmed. The traffic has died way down which really...

Original post made by Michelle on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by Love the new Mall, on Dec 21, 2012 at 2:49 pm | 4 comments | 1648 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Litter at Sports Park skate park

I am rather disgusted at the litter that seems to build up at the skate board park. There are at least 3 trash cans that...

Original post made by Michelle on Mar. 3, 2007
Last comment by Ron, on Jul 22, 2007 at 12:18 am | 3 comments | 3495 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

SF man dead at Del Valle - boat overloaded and no life jacket

I just read that a man from SF died in a team building function at Lake Del Valle for Saleforce's IT Department. The boats...

Original post made by Michelle on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by Billie, on Oct 6, 2015 at 2:07 pm | 4 comments | 595 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Help Out Donlon Elementary: Very simple to do

Hello- If you shop at Gene's Fine Foods on Hopyard at the end of your transaction ask the clerk to put your tab toward Donlon...

Original post made by Michelle Flanagin on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Michelle Flanagin, on Dec 17, 2010 at 8:11 pm | 3 comments | 1808 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ROMNEY SCORES A BIG ONE

Let me start off by stating that I am a middle of the pack Republican. With that being said, I am thrilled at the results...

Original post made by Middle of the Pack on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by Debater, on Oct 7, 2012 at 12:23 am | 69 comments | 4855 Views

AROUND TOWN

Corn Growing at Fairgrounds?

Does anyone know who planted the crop of corn growing near the fairgrounds?...

Original post made by Midwesterner on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by Seriously, on Aug 15, 2011 at 4:05 pm | 15 comments | 2588 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What's with SOME bike riders around Ptown lately?!

In less than two days, it's been an almost unfortunate and always frustrating situation when some (not all), bike riders...

Original post made by MiffedPtownDriver on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Get the facts, on Oct 6, 2009 at 4:33 pm | 5 comments | 2247 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

SENATORS * HEALTH CARE * CONSTITUTION

I received an interesting email today. I'm not sure if the facts are true, but if they are it is somewhat disturbing: ON...

Original post made by Miguel on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by The Liberals are Coming!, on Mar 17, 2010 at 4:58 pm | 9 comments | 1096 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

THE HISTORY OF THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

I have recently discovered some interesting facts about the Pledge of Allegiance (please note that it was written by a SOCIALIST):...

Original post made by Miguel on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by Hifi, on Mar 27, 2010 at 11:08 pm | 6 comments | 1606 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BACK TO PEACE AT LAST

Well, the Health Bill has passed and turns out to be a toothless (albeit it expensive) tiger. Other issues dim in comparison,...

Original post made by Miguel on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Miguel, on Mar 31, 2010 at 10:04 pm | 8 comments | 1021 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

THE CONTRADICTION OF GOVERNMENT SPENDING

Without inciting a riot by mentioning the name Bill Maher, he did mention one good point on this weeks show (HBO On Demand)....

Original post made by Miguel on Apr. 25, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

TEA, WINE & POLITICS

As I sat outside a Main Street restaurant sipping my white wine in the early evening, I wondered about the Tea Party Event...

Original post made by Miguel on Apr. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1108 Views

AROUND TOWN

SCHOOL SUPERFLUOUS SUPERINTENDENT

I can't for the life of me explain to my friends, family and neighbors why our school district keeps laying on expensive...

Original post made by MIGUEL on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by cna training, on Jun 5, 2010 at 11:49 pm | 7 comments | 1091 Views
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