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AROUND TOWN

Fox spotted near 680 and Stoneridge

Was excited to see a fox and a pup wandering the sidewalk at the 680 overpass and Stoneridge Dr. I hope Mrs. B does not run...

Original post made by Rob on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Jumbo, on May 23, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 4 comments | 1301 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 | 1301 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LAO 2010-11 Budget Analysis: Proposition 98 and K-12 Education

Here's the California Legislative Analyst's Office report on Schwarzenegger's budget proposals as affects K-12 Education...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 27, 2010
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Feb 28, 2010 at 4:13 pm | 3 comments | 1300 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ANOTHER PRIME TIME ADDRESS

Barack Obama, well rested from his vacation is planning ANOTHER major "prime time" health care address next week after Labor...

Original post made by Jasbo on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Arroyo, on Sep 3, 2009 at 5:47 pm | 28 comments | 1300 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Biden: "This is an example of your future!" (He was Right!)

Biden's symbol of the stimulus funds lays off employees. (Read below) Joe Biden was certainly right! Biden stated "This...

Original post made by Biden was Right on Sep. 12, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Sep 14, 2009 at 11:19 am | 4 comments | 1300 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Willow tree topples at apartment complex

A large tree fell down at a Vineyard Avenue apartment complex Monday night, believed to be a victim of the recent rains,...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Glad no one was hurt, on Oct 20, 2009 at 4:37 pm | 1 comment | 1300 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Willie Mays fan hopes Giants do better in Philadelphia

Everyone has Giants fever now but Vivian Fuller, a resident at Parkview Assisted Living in Pleasanton, has been a fan forever....

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Oct 28, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 2 comments | 1300 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

S.F.'s Sanctuary City policy questioned in wake of Pleasanton woman's death

San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi is urging San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and the Board of Supervisors to hold a hearing...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2015
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Jul 17, 2015 at 3:36 pm | 2 comments | 1300 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jarrod Poston completes basic training at West Point

Cadet Jarrod Bradley Poston, son of Mary and Bradley Poston of Pleasanton, successfully completed six weeks of basic training...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2014
Last comment by Daveg, on Sep 9, 2014 at 8:56 am | 7 comments | 1299 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

WELFARE FOR CHIMPS (TO BE PROVIDED BY THE CHUMPS)

Think you've heard it all regarding the screwball proposals that come out of Washington D.C. Are you ready for this...

Original post made by Monkey Money on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by LawStudent, on Aug 4, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 7 comments | 1299 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

State's unemployment rate rose to 12.5% in January, report shows

California's unemployment rate in January rose slightly from the month before, with an eighth of the state's eligible workers...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 15, 2010 at 12:49 pm | 3 comments | 1299 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Bachmann Obama and Fairy Tales

Michelle Bachmann was scheduled to appear at the Waterloo, Iowa Straw Caucus event but was late. Now that's not unusual....

Original post made by Hummm! on Aug. 16, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 16, 2011 at 10:53 pm | 3 comments | 1299 Views

AROUND TOWN

State parks officials: budget cuts could mean park closures

California could be forced to close up to 100 state parks after last-minute line-item vetoes and other cuts in the state...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 4:32 pm | 3 comments | 1299 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fighter Jets Flyovers

Anyone have any idea what was up with the fighter yets this afternoon (Sunday 9/19 about 1:30) that were circling the south...

Original post made by JS on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by Tin Man, on Sep 20, 2010 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 1299 Views

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Be a hero, donate blood

Jeff Meyer's business is blood, and he wants some of yours and mine. Meyers is the chief executive officer for the American...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Tim, on Oct 30, 2011 at 9:20 pm | 12 comments | 1299 Views

AROUND TOWN

Update: Pleasanton 100K Pension Club Grows

The 100,000 Dollar Pension Club list has just been updated. Pleasanton has a former employee that has just created a new...

Original post made by OCCUPY on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by GX, on Nov 3, 2011 at 10:09 am | 17 comments | 1299 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Open letter to Barbara Boxer

Quite a letter to Barbara Boxer from a retired military officer . . . Babs: You were so right on when you scolded...

Original post made by Sarina on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Jul 25, 2009 at 7:03 pm | 9 comments | 1298 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Letter: Danville Mayor Doyle mad over criticism of his vote for Democrat Jerry McNerney (From Danville Express)

From the Danville Express Link to letter: http://www.danvilleweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=4364 Dear Editor, I...

Original post made by Dell on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Oct 21, 2010 at 9:41 pm | 2 comments | 1298 Views

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'Raiders of the Lost Arc' is free movie in the park tonight

In just a couple hours, the last of the Thursday night summer movies in the park will commence at Delucchi Park, 4501 First...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by And..., on Aug 20, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 2 comments | 1298 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's up with Safeway?

Is Safeway under new management or something? The last few times I've been in there, I've had bad experiences. A few months...

Original post made by Puzzled on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by dusty, on Aug 29, 2010 at 8:55 am | 9 comments | 1298 Views
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