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Leather mural honoring 4 slain Oakland police officers on display at County Fair

Alameda County Fair-goers will have a unique opportunity starting tomorrow to view the intricately designed leather mural...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Jun 22, 2010 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 1208 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Class of 2010

They stand on the bridge, with one foot in Pleasanton and the other poised to step into the future. College and careers await...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by amador student, on Jun 24, 2010 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 1114 Views

AROUND TOWN

Talk about a bad hair day!

There's much more at the Alameda County Fair than rides and tasty food as Cassandra Gutschall, 25, shows Sunday after getting...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by erika, on Jun 29, 2010 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 980 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Expanded definition of Socialism

I thought it would be interesting to look at some of the underlying aspects of socialism in our American society * If...

Original post made by Defining Definitions on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 29, 2010 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 805 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Want to appeal your tax assessment? Go online

Beginning Thursday, Alameda County will offer a new online application process for assessment appeals applications. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Jun 29, 2010 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 948 Views

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Brown launches investigation into foreclosures that affect renters

Attorney General Edmund G. Brown Jr. yesterday launched an investigation aimed at protecting the rights of the "forgotten...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2010
Last comment by Barbara, on Jun 30, 2010 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 13551 Views

AROUND TOWN

Loose chain on "Wacky Worm" ride injures 7 at Alameda County Fair

Five children and two adults suffered minor injuries at the Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton Thursday afternoon when the...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by SUE, on Jul 2, 2010 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 928 Views

AROUND TOWN

See 'Rooster's Teeth' perform tonight

Enjoy a free concert in the park tonight from 7-9:30 p.m., Friday, July 9 at Lions Wayside Park (at the corner of First and...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Jul 9, 2010 at 9:10 am | 1 comment | 807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Eastbound I-580 to close overnight between Foothill-Hopyard for BART work

BART and Caltrans will need to close a portion of eastbound I-580 overnight starting at 11 p.m. Saturday to install an aerial...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by non, on Jul 9, 2010 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 1778 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

"Help Is On The Way" in Nevada and...

Help is on the way in ... Nevada...and California too. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BzQvDVSUD8&feature=player_embedded ...

Original post made by Teri on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 9, 2010 at 9:28 pm | 1 comment | 807 Views

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Did BP play a role in the release of a notorious terrorist?

http://news.yahoo.com/s/yblog_upshot/20100713/bs_yblog_upshot/did-bp-play-a-role-in-the-release-of-a-notorious-terrorist#mwpphu-container...

Original post made by Letsy on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by M., on Jul 13, 2010 at 8:06 pm | 1 comment | 890 Views

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Mehserle sentencing pushed back from August to November

Court officials have pushed back the sentencing date for former BART police Officer Johannes Mehserle, who was convicted...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by Pro-L:aw, on Jul 15, 2010 at 5:46 pm | 1 comment | 1008 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver crashes onto Walnut Creek sidewalk, kills pedestrian

A 55-year-old woman was struck and killed by an alleged drunken driver in Walnut Creek on Saturday evening. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2010
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 18, 2010 at 2:00 pm | 1 comment | 1500 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New carpool lane segment opens for eastbound I-580 motorists

Driving east on I-580 became easier over the weekend as Caltrans and the Alameda County Congestion Management Agency opened...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Tax money down the drain?, on Jul 19, 2010 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 1296 Views

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Commemorative bricks being installed at Firehouse Arts Center

A contractor has started laying commemorative bricks at the Firehouse Arts Center, which will open in Setpember. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Claudette, on Jul 19, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 1 comment | 1135 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Courts: Woman in April hit and runs was drunk at 9 a.m.

A Pleasanton woman facing multiple charges following a multiple hit and run in April had a blood alcohol content of .28 --...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by christiana, on Jul 19, 2010 at 9:40 pm | 1 comment | 1431 Views

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Obama is enabling terror on America ...

It is one thing for Obama to secretly "wish" this, but another to come out and say it. This short clip (below) is sobering...

Original post made by Marta on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by MePartyPatriot, on Jul 21, 2010 at 10:43 pm | 1 comment | 910 Views

SPORTS

Does anyone have an update on the skating rink?

My family is considering relocating to the Pleasanton area and my two boys are HUGE hockey nuts. I have read about plans...

Original post made by Scott on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Jill, on Jul 23, 2010 at 3:30 pm | 1 comment | 2403 Views

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Another great performance by the transparent Obama Regime!!!

Subject: Our government money at work! Some have said that the stimulus hasn't saved any jobs, but here is...

Original post made by Obama on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Sal, on Jul 23, 2010 at 1:33 pm | 1 comment | 1133 Views

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Not your traditional Y

The Tri-Valley YMCA may not have a traditional setting, with the typical health club and swimming pool, but it's found a...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by PW Reader, on Jul 23, 2010 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 1144 Views
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