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Accident on First Street on Sunday afternoon

Anyone knows what happen to the small store located near Cosmo's Barber Shop. Appears that a van went through the front of...

Original post made by Mike on Jun. 26, 2012
Last comment by nancy s., on Jun 26, 2012 at 9:57 pm | 1 comment | 1501 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

6,000 vaccinated against H1N1 at Alameda County clinics yesterday

The Alameda County Public Health Department vaccinated more than 6,000 people against the H1N1 virus at five clinics throughout...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2009
Last comment by Brian McConnell, on Dec 13, 2009 at 4:44 pm | 1 comment | 1501 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board expected to issue approval for search firm, hear union agreement Tuesday

The Pleasanton Unified school board will meet Tuesday night to decide whether to approve a contract with an Omaha-based superintendent...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2015
Last comment by SoMuchLitigation, on Nov 9, 2015 at 5:49 pm | 1 comment | 1500 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

OPINION: Can local government save California?

For those of us serving as elected officials and trying to make government more responsive, the situation couldn't be clearer:...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Feb 15, 2010 at 7:25 pm | 15 comments | 1500 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

JP Morgan and Governor Bown

If JP Morgan execs are going to resign over a $2B trading loss, then why isn't Governor Brown and his Finance Director resigning...

Original post made by Nomad on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by Patriot, on May 13, 2012 at 9:56 pm | 5 comments | 1500 Views

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McNerney praises Obama speech, promises to advocate for job-growth policies

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) praised President Obama's "State of the Union" address yesterday, especially the...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Jan 31, 2011 at 8:22 am | 20 comments | 1500 Views

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Carpet Cleaning

In need of a good carpet cleaning company. Any suggestions of one you have used and were pleased with the results. ...

Original post made by Valerie on Jul. 12, 2013
Last comment by Valerie, on Jul 12, 2013 at 9:50 am | 4 comments | 1500 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Are today's kids getting too much homework?

I would like to share this article. http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/sfmoms/detail?entry_id=73748...

Original post made by mom on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by katie, on Oct 11, 2010 at 3:51 pm | 11 comments | 1499 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama might release terrorists into US

In spite of significant resistance Obama said today that he will not rule out the release of Gitmo terrorists into the United...

Original post made by Richie Pierce on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Buford, on Jun 12, 2009 at 8:18 pm | 9 comments | 1499 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1499 Views

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990 motorists arrested statewide so far this weekend in DUI crackdown

Police in the Bay Area have arrested 167 drivers since Friday for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2010
Last comment by x-ray technician, on Sep 16, 2010 at 2:50 am | 5 comments | 1499 Views

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Season of Sharing

For future reference, before donating to the Season of Sharing charity, if you wish your donation dollars to stay in/help...

Original post made by dischanted on Feb. 2, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 4, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 8 comments | 1499 Views

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City Council continues again a decision on Lund Ranch II development

The City Council, hopelessly deadlocked over a developer's bid to build 50 homes in Pleasanton's southeast hills after a...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Nov 26, 2015 at 9:39 pm | 31 comments | 1499 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council to act on downsized $87.3 million operating budget Tuesday

Members of the Pleasanton City Council indicated Tuesday night that they will approve a downsized $87.3 million operating...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 11, 2009 at 10:14 pm | 10 comments | 1499 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Breaking News: Pleasanton defeats measure G

Whoops...might have jumped the gun a little. Never the less, it will be interesting to see the break down of the percentage...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Max, on Jun 2, 2009 at 10:56 pm | 10 comments | 1498 Views

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I am a GAY Conservative Parent

Conservatism transcends gender, race, sexual orientation and other inherent, unchangeable qualities in any person who subscribes...

Original post made by Gay Conservative Parent on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 24, 2009 at 3:25 pm | 6 comments | 1498 Views

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Keeping fit the high-tech way

Alyson Griffin wasn't looking for a gym. She just planned to accompany her mom last summer to Koko FitClub, at her request,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Sweaty Porker, on Mar 29, 2012 at 8:42 am | 6 comments | 1498 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police Bulletin

A man from Citrus Heights was arrested Oct. 8 after Pleasanton police officers received a call about suspected drug activity...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Oct 19, 2014 at 7:47 pm | 2 comments | 1498 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How is measure G being communicated to property owners

How is measure G being communicated to property owners that are not residents of Pleasanton? Is this an instance of taxation...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Apr. 27, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 29, 2009 at 3:40 pm | 6 comments | 1497 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure G is flawed and deceptive.

Some want us to believe that we can have confidence voting for measure G. That $15 million of the $18 million of our taxes...

Original post made by Diana on May. 23, 2009
Last comment by NO ON G, on May 24, 2009 at 1:51 pm | 11 comments | 1497 Views
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