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Hotel CalPERS: you can check out but you can never leave?

Hotel CalPERS: You can check out, but you can never leave? “CalPERS, the big state pension fund, has effectively slammed...

Original post made by Hotel CalPERS on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Susanna, on Sep 9, 2011 at 9:27 pm | 3 comments | 1679 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Proposed law could stop gouging of condo, townhouse owners

The California Association of Realtors is sponsoring AB 771, a state bill that would prevent home buyers in a common interest...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
Last comment by AR, on Aug 19, 2011 at 9:59 am | 2 comments | 1679 Views

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Pleasanton Fair Grounds Events

http://www.alamedacountyfair.com/home.html May 30-31 GoodGuys 16th Summer Annual Get-Together Presented by: Goodguys...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on May. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1678 Views

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Pleasanton's Sentinels group honors singer Charlie Daniels

The Sentinels' Pleasanton team has given a special plaque to country singer Charlie Daniels, thanking him for his many tributes...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2009
Last comment by Buford, on Jul 6, 2009 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 1678 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Budget

http://www.pleasanton.k12.ca.us/BusinessServices/Budget/Downloads/GenFundBudget0708.pdf http://www.pleasanton.k12.ca.us/BusinessServices/Budget/BudgetFAQ090130.cfm Above...

Original post made by TMI on Mar. 23, 2009
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Another workshop planned on curbside recycling program

In a follow-up to a standing-room only event held in August, the city of Pleasanton and Pleasanton Garbage Service (PGS)...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Country Fair resident, on Oct 28, 2009 at 2:45 pm | 18 comments | 1677 Views

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Big turn-out for Torrico's bid to become next state attorney general

State Assembly Majority Leader Alberto Torrico brought his campaign for California attorney general to Pleasanton earlier...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2009
Last comment by Pete, on Dec 23, 2009 at 8:22 am | 10 comments | 1677 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School budget situation still uncertain

With Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger calling for more cuts to education after five of the six state propositions failed and Concord-area...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on May 22, 2009 at 1:06 pm | 6 comments | 1676 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Terrible Tragedy at Fort Hood, TX.

A devastating tragedy has occured at Fort Hood, TX. Please keep our military personnel and their families in your thoughts. http://www.cnn.com/2009/US/11/05/texas.fort.hood.shooti...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 8, 2009 at 1:34 am | 8 comments | 1676 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hurricane, heavy rains show importance of flood insurance

As homeowners across the East Coast weathered Hurricane Irene and the heavy rains that followed, the importance of flood...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by R. Jensen, on Sep 21, 2011 at 5:37 am | 3 comments | 1676 Views

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Brown joins in suit to invalidate city's housing cap law

Following through on earlier complaints to Pleasanton officials, State Attorney General Jerry Brown has joined a San Francisco...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by J, on Jul 9, 2009 at 12:27 pm | 7 comments | 1676 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cost to put parcel tax on the June 2nd ballot

Since the parcel tax discussion began, I've heard different accounts of what the actual cost to put a parcel tax measure...

Original post made by Wanting facts on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Apr 3, 2009 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 1675 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Sequester Cuts Hit D.C. Visitors Hardest of All

Senators voted Wednesday to keep the White House closed to public tours, turning back a GOP-led effort to free up money to...

Original post made by Free Citizen on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Milo Thompson III, on Mar 23, 2013 at 12:35 am | 3 comments | 1675 Views

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Not 'Friday nice' for commuters

Traffic was snarled this morning again on westbound I-580 heading into Livermore, and again because a big rig overturned...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2014
Last comment by Tom F, on Aug 2, 2014 at 8:42 am | 1 comment | 1675 Views

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Jerry for women

I am dismayed that I cannot vote for Jerry McNerney this year, and I'll tell you why. I am a new transplant - I used to...

Original post made by SJC TRANSPLANT on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Financial Collapse, on Oct 24, 2012 at 8:48 pm | 4 comments | 1674 Views

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Gym headed for Vintage Hills

A new fitness facility planned for Vintage Hills Shopping Center will be accessible to members around the clock, using security...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2010
Last comment by Larry, on Jul 14, 2011 at 12:37 am | 7 comments | 1674 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Metropolitan Opera star at Las Positas College tonight

Opera fans only have to go to Las Positas College to enjoy "A Night at the Met." Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/02/04/metropolitan-opera-star-at...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2016
Last comment by noor khondokar, on Feb 25, 2016 at 8:37 am | 1 comment | 1674 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Quo Warranto, Mr. Kernan?

Here's an official California Attorney General opinion on another instance of a school district trustee who failed to retain...

Original post made by Stacey on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Dec 28, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 23 comments | 1673 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
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Schwarzenegger sets March 30 as day to honor Vietnam vets

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has joined Assemblyman Paul Cook (R-Yucca Valley) at the Twentynine Palms Marine Base to sign...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by Julie Nickels Schau, on Feb 5, 2010 at 10:56 am | 5 comments | 1673 Views
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Suspicious Stein, Watchdog Warren, and a Basket of Deplorables
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New apartments will be pricey to rent
By Tim Hunt | 8 comments | 606 views