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Arizona Governor Stumbles in Debate

In a televised debate today, Arizona's Gov. Jan Brewer further showed that she suffers from a lack of clear thinking. ...

Original post made by Amazon on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Jacob, on Sep 4, 2010 at 6:33 pm | 17 comments | 1696 Views

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Huntsman

It is sad that someone like Huntsman, who is a highly intelligent,experienced moderate conservative, gets zero respect.He...

Original post made by hoops on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 11, 2012 at 10:38 am | 10 comments | 1696 Views

AROUND TOWN

PGS Rate Hike = 28%; Pleasanton Water Rate Hike = ?

PGS rates just increased 14%; when curbside recycling is implemented, should you opt for the larger garbage bin, your rate...

Original post made by Billie on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Barney, on May 4, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 4 comments | 1696 Views

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Ranch 99 Market Stinks!!

I heard about the opening of the Ranch 99 Market, and went in the opening day. There was a horrible smell of moist fish tanks...

Original post made by Lee on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by letsgo, on Apr 29, 2010 at 11:21 pm | 20 comments | 1696 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Put the palate to the test at Taste of Terroir on Thursday

Think you have a perfect palate for fine food and wine? Join a master sommelier and wine writers in tasting the Tri-Valley's...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jul 20, 2009 at 11:27 pm | 1 comment | 1696 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

East Bay luxury home sales jump 17% in January

The East Bay's luxury housing market began the new year with a bang as sales in January were up sharply from a year ago and...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2014
Last comment by Richard Goh, on Mar 23, 2014 at 8:28 pm | 1 comment | 1696 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police activity, Channel 5 and Channel 7 on East Angela Street

Does anyone know why the police have been on East Angela Street all afternoon and evening? The police tape is out, Channel's...

Original post made by Concerned Neighbor on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by Newswatcher, on Mar 10, 2010 at 10:09 pm | 2 comments | 1696 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rash of Commercial Burglaries

As a business owner and having had our own recently burglarized when we were closed (and safely home) I would like to warn...

Original post made by Local Business on Feb. 2, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1696 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Many of us will contribute even if it's not via a union concession

I watched the school board meeting tonight and was so heartened to see that community members are mobilizing a "campaign"...

Original post made by teacher on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jun 4, 2009 at 6:56 pm | 12 comments | 1695 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill High students hear about holocaust from Czechoslovakian survivor

Never again. Holocaust survivor Susan Greenwald told a Foothill High School honors English class that they need to remember...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by ThankYou, on Nov 11, 2010 at 8:33 am | 5 comments | 1695 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board to consider multi-million-dollar bond measure tonight

The Pleasanton school board will hold a special meeting tonight to consider placing a multi-million-dollar bond measure on...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2016
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jul 9, 2016 at 11:29 am | 11 comments | 1695 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why is the district cutting Class Size Reduction? Is this a scare tactic to get a “YES” vote on Measure G?

A question we've frequently heard talking to people is: "Why is the district cutting Class Size Reduction? Is this a scare...

Original post made by Tony E. on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Facts Please, on Apr 29, 2009 at 9:01 am | 8 comments | 1694 Views

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More Public Employee Union Gargage

This is simply disgusting. While it may be legal, it is absolutely ethically wrong. How can this be happening? It is...

Original post made by Angry on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Tango, on Sep 29, 2011 at 2:12 am | 2 comments | 1694 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are breaks mandatory and how often it must be given to kids who work

Anyone out there know the rule/law regulating how an employer must give breaks to kids (teenagers)? That is how many hours...

Original post made by Hardworking Citizen on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by sorry but..., on Jul 6, 2009 at 11:30 pm | 7 comments | 1693 Views

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Obama goes deep on smokers and fat people are next

President Obama signed legislation taxing heavily smokers and guess what folks healthcare is next and and fat people or anyone...

Original post made by Pablo on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 13, 2009 at 10:45 pm | 4 comments | 1693 Views

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Second Stimulus Package needed Democrats say!

Here we go again. Another stimulus package being called for by the heartbeat away from the Presidency Joe (The speech Cheat)...

Original post made by Pedro on Jul. 7, 2009
Last comment by Love Palin, on Jul 9, 2009 at 7:24 am | 11 comments | 1693 Views

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Can We Please Stop Pretending the GDP Is "Growing"?

While this is a reposting of another blog, I found the numbers and implication interesting. It definitely calls into question...

Original post made by GX on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by SteveP, on Jun 7, 2011 at 9:03 am | 43 comments | 1693 Views

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ValleyCare earns 'Gold Seal' award for joint replacement program

ValleyCare Health System has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for its joint replacement programs for hips...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Aurmedtouindia, on Feb 16, 2012 at 10:13 pm | 3 comments | 1693 Views

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Pleasanton Home Sales May 2009

It is great to see Pleasanton home sales are still holding strong in numbers. Here is a link to home sales in Pleasanton...

Original post made by Moxley on Jun. 7, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1693 Views

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Get a shot of 'Hairspray'

Tri-Valley Repertory Theatre is presenting a fun musical focused on overnight teenage stardom with "Hairspray," based on...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by David Cannon, on Oct 25, 2011 at 12:00 pm | 2 comments | 1693 Views
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President Trump
By Roz Rogoff | 39 comments | 1,333 views

Pleasanton school enrollment stable as demographics continue to shift
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 795 views