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Big events tomorrow could mean record BART ridership

Big events in San Francisco and Oakland tomorrow could make for record-breaking ridership on BART. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Blake Nahmias, on Feb 5, 2016 at 11:29 am | 2 comments | 1356 Views

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Music teacher named Pleasanton Middle's band director

Jonathon Pedroni, a Pleasanton school district music teacher, will step in as Pleasanton Middle School's band director after...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2016
Last comment by Grateful, on Mar 2, 2016 at 8:35 pm | 2 comments | 2229 Views

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LOST YORKIE PUPPY

Please help us find our beloved puppy, Olive. 8 month old Yorkshire Terrier--- no collar. Black hair, brown face with touches...

Original post made by Owner on Mar. 27, 2016
Last comment by Gina Channell, Publisher, on Mar 28, 2016 at 11:22 am | 2 comments | 353 Views

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New interim vice principal named at Amador Valley

Retired Pleasanton Middle School principal John Whitney joined Amador Valley High's leadership team as an interim vice principal...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by Dan, on Apr 1, 2016 at 9:49 am | 2 comments | 2061 Views

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Anti-School Bond Measure Country Song (Lyrics)

I'm back folks. Here is a little country song I wrote about not paying for a school bond measure and about good old American...

Original post made by Buford on Apr. 5, 2016
Last comment by Norris, on Apr 6, 2016 at 9:01 pm | 2 comments | 239 Views

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BART, unions reach tentative 5-year agreement to avert strikes

Heralding the tentative agreement as a turning point in BART labor relations, union leaders and management lauded a proposed...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2016
Last comment by res, on Apr 12, 2016 at 12:03 pm | 2 comments | 1369 Views

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First Street at Vineyard Avenue reopened after gas line break repaired

A gas line break closed the intersection of First Street and Vineyard Avenue for several hours, according to Pleasanton police. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by Kathy, on Apr 23, 2016 at 12:41 pm | 2 comments | 1784 Views

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Cyclists, Rotary present grant to Sunflower Hill

The Pleasanton North Rotary Foundation and Cycling for a Cause have given a $1,000 grant to Sunflower Hill Gardens to purchase...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2016
Last comment by tanya Ludden, Sunflowerhill, on May 2, 2016 at 11:32 am | 2 comments | 1978 Views

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Downtown vitality keeps getting better

Thousands jammed Main Street this week for the season's inaugural First Wednesday street party. And with more coming June...

Original post made on May. 9, 2016
Last comment by Flightops, on May 10, 2016 at 7:55 pm | 2 comments | 1002 Views

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Hundreds of Units get Pleasanton City Council Approval

Google "city council approves" or any variation thereof to see where our great town is headed. Many developments either have...

Original post made by patcher on May. 11, 2016
Last comment by Henry, on May 12, 2016 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 359 Views

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School board holding bond measure workshop Saturday

The Pleasanton school board is set to meet Saturday morning to discuss its plan to potentially pursue a bond measure to fund...

Original post made on May. 20, 2016
Last comment by Pete, on May 20, 2016 at 8:10 pm | 2 comments | 1085 Views

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Another reason to Vote YES on Measure K--Assembly Bill 2522

Voting YES on Measure K approves a greatly reduced housing project of 43 traditional-style, single-family homes in a valley,...

Original post made by Resident of Ventana Hills on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 27, 2016 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 158 Views

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Pleasanton couple heading to Italy for 14th bicycling tour

Passports. Toiletries. Clothes. Cycling shorts. Susie and Del Krause, 74 and 78, have a slightly different packing list from...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2016
Last comment by Jtjh, on Jun 18, 2016 at 5:29 pm | 2 comments | 2550 Views

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City, veterans organizations leaders join in groundbreaking for new Pioneer Cemetery memorial

City and civic leaders joined veterans' organizations yesterday to break ground on a $300,000 memorial at the top of the...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2016
Last comment by James, on Jun 29, 2016 at 3:50 pm | 2 comments | 1776 Views

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County board places $580-million affordable housing bond on November ballot

The county Board of Supervisors Tuesday voted to place a $580-million Affordable Housing bond on the Nov. 8 General Election...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2016
Last comment by Map, on Jun 29, 2016 at 1:32 pm | 2 comments | 1796 Views

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Fair ready for eventful Fourth of July weekend

Those looking to spend their Fourth of July weekend surrounded by happy vibes, good music, tasty food and a host of special...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by traffic sucks for residents, on Jul 2, 2016 at 8:58 pm | 2 comments | 3844 Views

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Whimpy Fireworks on the Fourth

I've watched the Alameda County Fair Fireworks for 53 years. Well, except for a few years when they didn't have them. This...

Original post made by mooseturd on Jul. 7, 2016
Last comment by Downtowner, on Jul 8, 2016 at 3:21 pm | 2 comments | 685 Views

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3rd consecutive Spare the Air alert issued for today

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a third consecutive Spare the Air alert for Wednesday because of...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2016
Last comment by local, on Jul 27, 2016 at 11:24 am | 2 comments | 619 Views

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Foothill grad TJ Friedl signs with Cincinnati Reds

A simple misunderstanding has turned into a financial gain and a professional baseball career for Foothill High graduate...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2016
Last comment by Adam from Dayton, OH, on Aug 4, 2016 at 5:31 pm | 2 comments | 4665 Views

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Julie for Mayor

You've got our vote. Our present Mayor has the personality of a Sour Pickle. HE certainly is not a People's Mayor like our...

Original post made by Tom on Aug. 16, 2016
Last comment by Bix, on Aug 16, 2016 at 1:14 pm | 2 comments | 167 Views
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