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Rides, entertainment booths going up at the fairgrounds as county fair readies for opening Wednesday



Crews are rapidly assembling scores of rides and others are filling the exhibition halls in time for Wednesday's...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Brittany, on Jun 28, 2010 at 12:29 pm | 4 comments | 1563 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

State budget worsens as residents head to the polls Tuesday

Trouble at the state level is again trickling down to the Pleasanton Unified School District. More reductions to education...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by resident, on May 29, 2009 at 7:13 pm | 3 comments | 1563 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bowser Really?

Hey Folks - Wake up and smell the coffee! Bowser are you kidding me? He might be a nice guy, but don't you think...

Original post made by Suzy Q on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Dark Corners of Town, on Oct 22, 2010 at 11:04 am | 11 comments | 1562 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

61% of American's believe we are going in the wrong direction

61% of american's polled recently by Rasmussan believe we are going in the wrong direction and this trend is growing as it...

Original post made by Noedup Garie on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by It's all in the name, on Jul 10, 2009 at 11:01 pm | 23 comments | 1562 Views

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TEA Party Power - how you can help keep it going!

The wonderful TEA Party event at the fairgrounds yesterday will help build momentum for conservative victories in the November...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Apr 21, 2010 at 12:10 pm | 26 comments | 1562 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Robert Murray of Murray Energy: "Obama will destroy low cost energy in America"

Check this video out. It is an interview with Robert Murray of Murray Energy who talks about a group of his 500 coal miner...

Original post made by More Coal on Oct. 28, 2012
Last comment by ALL, on Oct 29, 2012 at 6:45 pm | 5 comments | 1562 Views

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Downtown set for lively events over next 8 days

Get set for a full week of events as the Pleasanton Downtown Association and merchants swing into overdrive with almost non-stop...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Pamela, on Aug 3, 2009 at 7:48 pm | 3 comments | 1562 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Schwarzenegger's Threat to Cut 5000 State Worker's Jobs Is a Joke Since There Are Over 334,000 Of Them-

Look at some recent 2007 numbers. http://ftp2.census.gov/govs/apes/07stca.txt The "black plowman" is trying to scare...

Original post made by frank on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Coal Bear, on May 20, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 2 comments | 1561 Views

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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 | 1561 Views

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Carpool Lanes on Rt 680 and 580 through Pleasanton

Is there any reason why there are no carpool lanes on Rt. 680 or Rt. 580 through Pleasanton proper? I seem to recall from...

Original post made by Commuter on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by Commuter, on Mar 10, 2010 at 12:54 pm | 10 comments | 1561 Views

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Big rig crash on I-580 yesterday sends vehicle onto BART tracks

BART trains were delayed Thursday afternoon because of a crash involving a big-rig and another vehicle on eastbound I-580...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by shannon, on Sep 16, 2011 at 1:59 pm | 2 comments | 1561 Views

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New supervisor to meet constituents -- for a fee

Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley, who was appointed last summer to represent Pleasanton, is coming to town to meet his...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2011
Last comment by Voter, on Oct 19, 2011 at 11:47 am | 12 comments | 1561 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 | 1561 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Mothers Club

The Pleasanton Mothers Club provides a social, supportive and educational outlet for moms and their families in the local...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 23, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 10 comments | 1561 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Wild ride: woman holds onto minivan from Manteca to Pleasanton

The Manteca man accused of hitting speeds of 100 miles an hour with his wife on the hood of their minivan will get his day...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by hannah, on May 13, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 1 comment | 1561 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school 'JamFest' kicks off concerts in the park at 6:30 p.m. tonight

Young musicians will show off their talents starting at 6:30 p.m. this evening at JamFest, a special youth concert that will...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Patricia, on May 29, 2009 at 11:23 am | 4 comments | 1560 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

We need a NEW Constitution

Amazing how the problems never seem to keep coming, don't they? And through it all, our government seems terminally unresponsive....

Original post made by RonJones on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by WoW, on Jun 21, 2009 at 9:28 pm | 18 comments | 1560 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1560 Views

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Soccer: The Perfect Socialist Sport ...

This is why I hate (to watch) soccer. Ok, I'll admit it can be fun to actually play the game. But give me a break. It...

Original post made by Yawner on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by steve, on Jun 28, 2010 at 9:24 am | 17 comments | 1560 Views

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McNerney helps steer $5.2-million to San Joaquin transit district

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) said yesterday that the San Joaquin Regional Transit District (RTD) will receive...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by watchdog, on Jul 18, 2010 at 2:07 pm | 30 comments | 1560 Views
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