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U.S. Supreme Court to review order to reduce state's prison population

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to review a lower court order requiring the state of California to reduce the population...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 16, 2010 at 10:12 pm | 4 comments | 1132 Views

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New BART seats mean cleaner ride

Notice anything different on BART? Fifty-one railcars out of BART's 669-car fleet are being outfitted with new cobalt blue...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by Plastic seats are better, on Aug 24, 2010 at 6:35 pm | 14 comments | 1132 Views

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McNerney to hold 'Congress at Your Corner' event here Friday

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) will hold a "Congress at Your Corner" discussion from 2-3 p.m. Friday at the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sal, on Jun 30, 2011 at 10:42 am | 12 comments | 1132 Views

AROUND TOWN

PUSD Already Receives From The State $4.0 MM Each Year To Pay For Class Size Reductions K-3

The actual cost is $5.6 MM to run the program. Why would PUSD threaten to cut the difference of $1.6 MM and therefore lose...

Original post made by frank on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by John Adams, on May 1, 2009 at 9:06 am | 5 comments | 1131 Views

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State Supremes rule juvenile convictions can qualify under '3 strikes' law

The California Supreme Court ruled in San Francisco Thursday that a previous juvenile court judgment can qualify as a "strike"...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on Jul 3, 2009 at 9:45 pm | 4 comments | 1131 Views

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City says it has contingency plan if BART workers strike

A looming strike by BART employees has the city of Pleasanton thinking about how it can be prepared for that scenario to...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by common sense, on Jul 10, 2009 at 4:12 pm | 6 comments | 1131 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD and APT negotiation process starting

At the upcoming PUSD Board of Trustees meeting (Oct 27), agenda item 14.2 is for PUSD and the APT to present their initial...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Oct 27, 2009 at 6:57 am | 1 comment | 1131 Views

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Local Locksmith recommendation?

Does anybody have a local Locksmith they can recommend? I am having a problem with my front door lock. ...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Bob H, on Jan 1, 2010 at 8:09 pm | 4 comments | 1131 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A Wonderland formula funds California schools

From Sacramento Bee columnist Dan Brown. An eye opening editorial about the manipulation of the school funding Proposition...

Original post made by scattergram on Jan. 17, 2010
Last comment by scattergram, on Jan 18, 2010 at 4:47 pm | 4 comments | 1131 Views

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Death of American Capitalism: The 10 Final Scenes

Solution? Get into action, let's launch the "Second American Revolution." http://finance.yahoo.com/banking-budgeting/article/108901/death-of-american-capitalism-the-10-final-scen...

Original post made by Patriot on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by Sane, on Feb 25, 2010 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 1131 Views

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McNerney to host Dublin workshop tomorrow to help seniors obtain benefits

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) will hold a senior assistance workshop from 1 to 3 p.m. tomorrow at the Dublin...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Ron, on Apr 30, 2010 at 4:32 pm | 7 comments | 1131 Views

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U.S. Supreme Court to review state law banning violent video game sales to minors

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed this week to review a California law that would prevent the sale and rental of violent video...

Original post made on May. 2, 2010
Last comment by Mark, on May 4, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 9 comments | 1131 Views

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THE ELECTION SEASON BEGINS

There have been many interesting election seasons in America. but most of them were governed by forces outside of the electorate....

Original post made by Voter Heaven on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 8, 2010 at 9:30 am | 15 comments | 1131 Views

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Opus Bank drops bid for downtown Pleasanton location

Opus Bank representatives said this week that they are no longer pursuing a lease for the Past Time Pool building on Main...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 29, 2012 at 6:38 pm | 10 comments | 1131 Views

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Where are the recyle containers at First Wednesday?

With the city forcing residents to recyle curbside, where are the recyle containers downtown during First Wednesday? I...

Original post made by Wanna be on Jul. 2, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1130 Views

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Prudential agents send hundreds of gift boxes to local troops in Iraq, Afghanistan

Real estate agents, administrative staff and executives of Prudential Stoneridge worked together Saturday to package hundreds...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Snapshot, on Mar 10, 2010 at 9:18 am | 6 comments | 1130 Views

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MAN FLEEING DEPUTIES CRASH INTO TREE IN PLEASANTON

Man fleeing deputies crashes into tree in Pleasanton By Sophia Kazmi Contra Costa Times Posted: 08/12/2010 04:53:36...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Aug. 13, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1130 Views

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More Americans believe Obama is a Muslim

Just another problem for the incompetent President Usama Obama. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/08/19/barack-obama-muslim_n_687360.html...

Original post made by Ahab the Arab on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by BARF0, on Aug 23, 2010 at 10:21 am | 4 comments | 1130 Views

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'Band at Sea with Pirates' free concert

Pleasanton Community Band will present "Band at Sea with Pirates" concert at 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 14, at the Firehouse Arts...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by Bud Engel, on Nov 12, 2010 at 8:20 am | 1 comment | 1130 Views

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Is Left-Right Thinking Enough to Solve Our Problems

Recently I was involved in a post about the budget and taxes. Then "just saying" responded with a statement that jolted my...

Original post made by Educated on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 23, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 6 comments | 1130 Views
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