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Pleasanton council to consider employee contract, affordable homes in Hacienda at tonight's meeting

The Pleasanton City Council will decide tonight if it wants to proceed on signing a two-year contract with the union representing...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Upset, on Feb 15, 2011 at 9:10 pm | 4 comments | 933 Views

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Chase gets OK to demolish Santa Rita shopping center for new bank

The Pleasanton Planning Commission has approved a bid by J.P. Morgan Chase to tear down the aging Santa Rita Junction Shopping...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Concerned, on Feb 25, 2013 at 11:53 am | 4 comments | 933 Views

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2 new Planning Commissioners installed by Pleasanton City Council

Community leaders Nancy Allen and Herb Ritter were installed Tuesday night as new members of the Pleasanton Planning Commission Read...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by ???, on Jun 22, 2013 at 6:56 am | 16 comments | 933 Views

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Biden Speaks Out on Russia

Check out this piece of diplomacy from our VP Joe Biden: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/07/27/AR2009072701154_pf.html I'm...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Ken in South Pleasanton, on Jul 28, 2009 at 8:33 am | 4 comments | 932 Views

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The good ole days

Ever wonder what Pleasanton was like when silent movies were filmed or when bandits ruled the streets? The Museum On Main...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Museum Volunteer, on Sep 11, 2009 at 7:11 pm | 1 comment | 932 Views

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Poor Concert Lineup at Fair this Summer

Have you seen the concert lineup at the fair this year? It's horrible! What are your thoughts?...

Original post made by Sonia on May. 8, 2010
Last comment by Grace, on May 12, 2010 at 5:36 pm | 10 comments | 932 Views

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Fighting crime in the 21st Century

It's no secret that over the past few years technology has changed the everyday lives of average citizens. The same can be...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Feb 2, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 5 comments | 932 Views

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California's debt crises

I voted NO to higher taxes when I left the state. Thank God we only have 1 more year of tuition in the State system. ...

Original post made by Kangaroo on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by A Neighbor, on May 15, 2012 at 9:58 pm | 1 comment | 932 Views

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Hire Your Local Felon

America Works America Works has gained national recognition for its no-nonsense, entrepreneurial approach to moving...

Original post made by Felon on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 931 Views

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San Ramon Republican David Harmer secures 10th Congressional District primary win

Voters gave one local Republican politician the green light in the run to fill the vacant seat of former 10th District U.S....

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by Pablo, on Sep 4, 2009 at 8:17 am | 5 comments | 931 Views

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How To Destroy America (The Eight-Step Plan)...

A spellbinding speech by former Gov. Richard Lamm... We know Dick Lamm as the former Governor of Colorado. In that context...

Original post made by Wake Up! on May. 23, 2010
Last comment by M., on May 24, 2010 at 4:27 pm | 9 comments | 931 Views

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Why no fair pass or discount for ptwon residents to the fair?

Maybe this is all for not and I am just clueless, but I figure that the perfect demographic to target for multiple trips...

Original post made by ptownright on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jul 3, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 4 comments | 931 Views

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First Friday in December becomes California Civics Day for Teachers

A resolution establishing an annual "Civic Day for the Teacher" and sponsored by Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D-15th) was...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Susan, on Aug 11, 2010 at 8:36 pm | 4 comments | 931 Views

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Where is Fresh & Easy

Did anyone else read the SFGate (Chronicle) story about all the Fresh & Easy stores coming to the Bay Area and notice the...

Original post made by Steve on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Mi Pueblo, on Aug 20, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 2 comments | 931 Views

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Harmer leads McNerney by 6 points in new poll

Tale of two polls: SurveyUSA polled CA-11 voters in October of 2008 and gave McNerney an 11 percentage point advantage, McNerney...

Original post made by jimf01 on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:03 am | 13 comments | 931 Views

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McNerney still less than 1% ahead of Harmer as vote count continues

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has declared victory in his bid for re-election to a third term in Congress even...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 14, 2010 at 3:22 pm | 2 comments | 931 Views

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Freedom of Speech and the Cost of Participation

I thought this post was well-written and deserved its own topic. It came from the thread about the house fire in Chico. =========== Posted...

Original post made by Stacey on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 17, 2012 at 9:23 pm | 12 comments | 931 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 | 931 Views

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Operator of BART train that killed 2 in training

The operator of a BART train that struck and killed two workers near the Walnut Creek station on Saturday was in training,...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2013
Last comment by Did you expect BARTD Integrity?, on Oct 23, 2013 at 10:37 am | 10 comments | 931 Views

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Government ran healthcare

Read the link below regarding Obama's healthcare program and in addition only 62 representatives out of over 500 have committed...

Original post made by Rob on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 21, 2009 at 9:32 am | 12 comments | 930 Views
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Tough new rules on water are necessary
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Saving Water
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