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Action on Main @ Rose Hotel

This morning while driving to work from home, I made my regular trek down Ray to Main St. At the end of Ray on Main in front...

Original post made by Kerri on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 26, 2012 at 10:27 pm | 11 comments | 1478 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Pot calling the Kettle black

Talk about the pot calling the kettle black! Do two Google seaches as follows: "Conservative news" "liberal news" You...

Original post made by KettleBlack on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 19, 2009 at 1:55 pm | 15 comments | 1560 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local Resident Denied Service from Local Lumber Yard

I had to put something down, I was so steamed today. I called a local lumber yard/hardware store on Sunol Rd. because the...

Original post made by Kevin on May. 30, 2007
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 22, 2007 at 6:39 pm | 2 comments | 3221 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Yes on 99, if you're in favor of governmental control and property confiscation

Confused about Prop 98 and 99? Well of course you are, and thatís intentional. Most of what you hear is designed to take...

Original post made by Kevin on May. 27, 2008
Last comment by DCM, on May 30, 2008 at 11:09 pm | 3 comments | 2131 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Did anyone else hear gunshots early this morning, around 5 AM?

Hey, am I crazy, or did anyone else hear gunshots around 5 AM on October 24th? ...

Original post made by Kevin on Oct. 24, 2009
Last comment by Barbara, on Oct 31, 2009 at 8:12 am | 10 comments | 1686 Views

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Make Main Street a car-free zone?

Would making Main Street a car-free, pedestrian-friendly zone increase business, or decrease it?...

Original post made by Kevin on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by resident, on Jul 1, 2011 at 11:49 am | 3 comments | 1049 Views

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The Right choice for city council

Ballots are starting to arrive for Pleasantonís special City Council election. Iíve read each candidateís statements in the...

Original post made by Kevin on Apr. 9, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Apr 15, 2013 at 5:40 pm | 36 comments | 1664 Views

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does your water taste terrible?

For the past few weeks, my water has tasted terrible! The apartment folks tell me that this is a common problem throughout...

Original post made by kevin heller on Oct. 10, 2010
Last comment by Damon, on Apr 24, 2015 at 7:31 am | 20 comments | 3554 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California, I'm Leaving! The Facts on California's Imminent Bankruptcy

Oh, okay, so California isn't going bankrupt. But when you look at the facts, as the libertarian capitalists have been barking...

Original post made by Kevin Rutherford on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Feb 1, 2013 at 2:02 pm | 7 comments | 1365 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Please keep in mind - nearly 62% of voters voted in favor of Measure G!

While this is not the 2/3 majority needed to pass the measure, it does reflect the majority of Pleasanton voters' inclination...

Original post made by KGM on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by alison, on Jun 3, 2009 at 12:40 pm | 6 comments | 1144 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sunday School Teacher a Suspect

Some people interviewed regarding the death of Sandra Cantu were surprised that the person suspected of killing her worked...

Original post made by Khara on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by TI, on Apr 18, 2009 at 4:53 pm | 7 comments | 1544 Views

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Julie Testa

annoying?...

Original post made by Kid on Jul. 23, 2008
Last comment by Anonynous, on Feb 27, 2009 at 10:07 pm | 42 comments | 2619 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent arbitrarily eliminates month and a half of instruction time for primary grades 1, 2 and 3

Pleasanton just sent out an email slashing instructional time for Grades 1 through 3. Pupils in primary grades 1-3 will...

Original post made by Kids Deserve Better on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Kids Deserve Better, on Jun 14, 2012 at 7:50 am | 11 comments | 1465 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PW makes PUSD public records request, then keeps info from the public

Smells like interference from the district. Why do you suppose the PW staff keep censoring and hiding the information that...

Original post made by Kif on Feb. 17, 2014
Last comment by AnnK9002, on Feb 18, 2014 at 8:37 pm | 12 comments | 1686 Views

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Something Free from COMCAST ?

Just received a letter and a recorded phone call from COMCAST telling me that by March 9th they would be going all digital...

Original post made by Kiko on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Mar 6, 2009 at 7:12 pm | 22 comments | 2121 Views

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Registration's Thorny Issue

In response to making people register for postings on the parcel tax issue, what ever happened to "...IT DEFEATS THE PURPOSE...

Original post made by Kiko on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Jill, on Mar 27, 2009 at 7:27 pm | 26 comments | 2854 Views

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CRONYISM

The origin of Mayorís Hostermanís hawk complaint have beeen political and perhaps not nice but the way that Hosterman responded...

Original post made by Kim on Jan. 26, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Feb 4, 2008 at 5:35 am | 30 comments | 3482 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Saw a lost Parrot

I just heard an odd sound and went to look. It was a full size parrot in a tree off the Lydiksen Playground area. The bird...

Original post made by Kim on Dec. 16, 2010
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Speeding

Speeds just seems to keep getting faster and faster. Does anyone drive 25 mph anymore in the neighborhoods? Vintage Hills,...

Original post made by Kimberly on Feb. 19, 2007
Last comment by noloosedogs, on Feb 6, 2011 at 3:09 pm | 18 comments | 4517 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

If School Board Member could have her way, high school Marching Band Students would be required to take PE as a separate class.

One school Board member has no first hand knowledge of the rigorous academic schedule Pleasanton high school students must...

Original post made by Kimberly on May. 10, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on May 19, 2009 at 11:14 am | 38 comments | 2226 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 518 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 419 views

Mark Twain drinking wine?
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 310 views