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Escape!

That's not sweat on those exercisers' faces as they pump the pedals of the stationary bicycles -- that's a "sexy glow." Read...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2013
Last comment by Sally R, on Apr 13, 2013 at 11:36 am | 1 comment | 1209 Views

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$25 million in city reserves flushed down the drain

So let me understand. The city staff wants to declare Lund Ranch II exempt from Measure PP and allow them to build far more...

Original post made by Care to place bets? on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by Fact Checker, on Apr 22, 2013 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 903 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Our Kids Are Better Off Than Kids in Tonga: Cutting Through Liberal Mainstream Press Bias

Admittedly, the United States ranks 34 out of 35 on a UNICEF measure of relative child poverty in developed nations. And,...

Original post made by Arnold on Apr. 20, 2013
Last comment by Matt, on Apr 20, 2013 at 3:37 pm | 1 comment | 1070 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Happy Talkers Foundation to provide free child developmental screenings today

The founders of the School of Imagination in Dublin and the Happy Talkers Foundation for Autism have teamed up with CBS and...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by Mitch Sigman, on Apr 23, 2013 at 9:33 am | 1 comment | 2326 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton police searching for man missing for nearly 10 years

Pleasanton police are asking for the public's help to find a man who went missing nearly 10 years ago. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by just sayin', on Apr 24, 2013 at 9:58 am | 1 comment | 1180 Views

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Survivor's stories

While the bulk of people who attempt suicide are suffering from depression or another treatable mental illness -- 90 percent,...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Me Too, on Apr 26, 2013 at 10:07 pm | 1 comment | 1201 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton's Historic Preservation Task Force meets tomorrow

The Pleasanton Historic Preservation Task Force will meet starting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, in city facilities at...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by Mr Cheney, on Apr 26, 2013 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 1030 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Another failure -- Common Core Standards may be dropped?

The Washington Post reports that the so-called Common Core Standards that is supposed to be implemented nationwide next year...

Original post made by Titanic on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by Citizen, on May 2, 2013 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 1616 Views

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I-580 W on-ramp work at Foothill?

What is going on with the barriers and the traffic "flow" reconfiguration on the Foothill-San Ramon overpass and the on-ramp...

Original post made by Grace on May. 2, 2013
Last comment by Grace, on May 20, 2013 at 2:13 pm | 1 comment | 1150 Views

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Congressman Swalwell to speak at Rotary Club of Pleasanton luncheon meeting today

Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) will speak at the luncheon meeting at 12:15 p.m. today of the Rotary Club of Pleasanton....

Original post made on May. 2, 2013
Last comment by , on May 2, 2013 at 10:34 am | 1 comment | 1235 Views

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TVAR will Participate in Maddie’s® Pet Adoption Days

TVAR - Tri-Valley Animal Rescue will once again participate in the fourth annual Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days. Mark your calendar...

Original post made by Jim Telfer on May. 2, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on May 3, 2013 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 1365 Views

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Livermore man arrested for alleged child molestation

A Livermore man has been arrested for alleged child molestation and investigators believe there may be other young victims...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by The Man, on May 3, 2013 at 8:43 am | 1 comment | 1048 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State PUC seeks to fine PG&E $2.25-billion for San Bruno explosion, largest fine ever in U.S.

Staff with the California Public Utilities Commission Monday recommended that the commission impose a $2.25 billion fine...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Charlie Brown, on May 7, 2013 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 1186 Views

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Western Garden Nursery to receive StopWaste.Org award today

Alameda County's StopWaste.Org will present awards Thursday, May 9, to 12 businesses for outstanding waste reduction and...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Jan Batcheller, on May 7, 2013 at 9:57 am | 1 comment | 1143 Views

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Commuters can expect delays this week on Crow Canyon Road through Castro Valley

Due to roadway resurfacing work, drivers should expect significant delays between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by just me, on May 7, 2013 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 1103 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Scott Haggerty Accused of Public Corruption

According to the Courthouse News Service, County Supervisor Scott Haggerty is being accused of engaging in corruption including...

Original post made by Corruption on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by That's not corruption...., on May 10, 2013 at 9:04 pm | 1 comment | 1443 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Help solve the Big Draw Monet Mystery today: Clue 4

The Big Draw: A City-Wide Arts Celebration is featuring a mystery downtown, with everyone invited to search for the missing...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Charlene, on May 9, 2013 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1102 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

TriValley University Trial to Start on Monday?

I'm wondering whether the criminal trial for TriValley University founder Susan Su.... http://ia700606.us.archive.org/26/items/gov.uscourts.cand.240094/gov.uscourts.cand.240094.6...

Original post made by I20sforsale on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on May 13, 2013 at 12:51 pm | 1 comment | 1127 Views

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VFW resurrects swing era at Tea Dance this afternoon

Put on your dancing shoes and head to the Veterans Memorial Building, 301 Main St. today, May 15, for an afternoon Tea Dance....

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Citizen, on May 13, 2013 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 950 Views

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Say goodbye to Jim Hansen on May 15

AMADOR VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL PTSA INVITES YOU TO SAY GOODBYE TO MR. JIM HANSEN on MAY 15, 2013 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at The Wine...

Original post made by ABeymer on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on May 14, 2013 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1287 Views
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