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AROUND TOWN

Council approves new city employee contract unanimously

Ending more than a half-year of discussions and even a tentative commitment, the Pleasanton City Council last night voted...

Original post made on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Chemist, on May 21, 2011 at 12:42 pm | 4 comments | 1343 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

As hot temperatures return, it's another 'Spare the Air' day for Pleasanton

With temperatures expected to rise into the mid-to-high 90s today in Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley, the Bay Area Air Quality...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Question?, on Feb 4, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 1343 Views

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OPINION: Good times are back as city revenues soar past $106 million

Newly hired Pleasanton Finance Director Tina Olson just presented her first full-year municipal budget to the City Council,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by M.William, on Jun 16, 2015 at 11:54 pm | 3 comments | 1343 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

House Dem’s resolution describing Hawaii as Obama’s birthplace may put GOP birthers ‘in a jam.’

Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI) will be introducing a resolution today on the House floor commemorating the 50th anniversary...

Original post made by Cesar on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Aug 3, 2009 at 1:03 pm | 12 comments | 1342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton murder suspect was mad at his father, grandfather says

A professional poker player accused of murdering his parents at their country club home just outside Pleasanton in March...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Jul 21, 2009 at 3:18 pm | 6 comments | 1342 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's 090909, last of the single-digit dates for almost a century

Today--and this date, particularly--represents the latest round of repeated, single-digit dates for almost a century, until...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by ???, on Sep 9, 2009 at 8:57 pm | 7 comments | 1342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Harringtons win 2010 Mayor's Award at Firehouse Arts Center gala

Retired educators and philanthropists Nancy and Gary Harrington, who live in Ruby Hill and have contributed extensively to...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Nina, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 4 comments | 1342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Resident interrupts burglary attempt

Pleasanton police are looking for a man who may be responsible for several burglaries in the area near the Pleasanton Sports...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Oscar, on Jan 17, 2011 at 1:43 am | 5 comments | 1342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pedestrian right a way

It has come to my attention that pedestrians no longer have the right a way. I am not talking about people the just jump...

Original post made by Christine on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by BobB, on Mar 6, 2015 at 7:54 pm | 29 comments | 1342 Views

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Hundreds pay tribute to Pleasanton GI killed in Afghanistan

A capacity crowd of mourners filled the Veterans Memorial Building Saturday to pay tribute to Army Specialist Jameson Lynn...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by snapshot, on May 3, 2011 at 9:00 am | 1 comment | 1342 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

In case of emergency info for 1st responders

My son plays football and baseball in Pleasanton, and over the past several years I've seen not only ambulances drive onto...

Original post made by Jersey94566 on Apr. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1341 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Zuckerberg donates $500 million to foundation that supports Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced Tuesday that he is giving nearly $500 million in Facebook stock to the Silicon Valley...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jill, on Dec 19, 2012 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 1341 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Please Vaccinate your Children

There should not be a measles outbreak in the US in 2015. So sad. Hope it doesn't spread to Pleasanton....

Original post made by BobB on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Me Too, on Feb 8, 2015 at 10:28 pm | 18 comments | 1341 Views

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UPDATE: Controversy stems over President Obama's speech to students

Many students were greeted by President Barack Obama Tuesday morning as they were back in the classrooms from the Labor Day...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Huh, on Sep 13, 2009 at 9:34 pm | 29 comments | 1341 Views

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Blaze causes $100,000 in damage to secluded home

A blaze caused about $100,000 in damage to a large two-story home on a secluded road in Pleasanton yesterday morning, a Livermore-Pleasanton...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Maja7, on Feb 18, 2011 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1341 Views

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Police log: Man arrested on robbery charge after pizza theft

A theft of two slices of pizza led to the arrest of a Pleasanton man on robbery charges, according to a police report. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by house, on Jun 10, 2011 at 11:26 am | 4 comments | 1341 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board gets budget back on track, for now

School Board members were pleased to certify their budget as positive Tuesday night -- a sign of a balanced budget -- for...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by a reader, on Jun 12, 2010 at 5:40 pm | 7 comments | 1340 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama loses again!

Looks like the result of to much exposure is really beginning to takes its toll. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20091002/ap_on_an/oly_obama_olympics_analysis...

Original post made by Rita on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Oct 5, 2009 at 6:46 pm | 23 comments | 1340 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

America as Texas vs. California: Who’s Moving Where

Very stark graphic illustration of the economic effects of liberal policies vs. conservative in the maps on this website....

Original post made by Amy on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Jun 22, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 18 comments | 1340 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

America's Views on Immigration Are Changing

When it comes to immigration into the United States, Americans are thinking longer and harder about this issue than ever...

Original post made by Save the Nation on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on May 5, 2013 at 3:22 pm | 7 comments | 1340 Views
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Bread and Circuses
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Pleasanton school trustees move toward a school bond
By Tim Hunt | 1 comment | 309 views