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State Supreme Court now hearing arguments on Prop. 8 today

The California Supreme Court -- with two new members seated in the past year -- is set to hear arguments in San Francisco...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by steve, on Sep 7, 2011 at 8:25 am | 8 comments | 941 Views

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Pleasanton police cracking down on cyclists violating bike helmet laws affecting those under 18

Pleasanton students riding bicycles without wearing helmets can expect to get pulled over by police and could be issued courtesy...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Kids' police blotter , on Oct 24, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 5 comments | 941 Views

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Another Bay Area news poll shows little support for BART unions

First it was the KPIX news poll showing that, by a 2-1 margin, Bay Area residents think the unions are being unreasonable. Now...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 13, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 941 Views

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Loud Boom & Power Outage

Called PG&E for power outage about 15 minutes ago. Sounds like a transformer blew up. It was a loud explosion and then...

Original post made by Maryann on Aug. 10, 2014
Last comment by Back on , on Aug 10, 2014 at 7:24 pm | 6 comments | 941 Views

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Unemployment now at 9.8% and expected to continue to climb

As our President is in Denmark trying use his speaking skills to bring the Olympics to his home town national unemployment...

Original post made by Michael on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by kids kids kids, on Oct 2, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 7 comments | 940 Views

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Pet Co

As we approach Veterns day I wanted to point out a local establish who goes out of their way to not give a military discount...

Original post made by Mike on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by res, on Oct 8, 2009 at 2:15 pm | 6 comments | 940 Views

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Bottle caps fall through the cracks in recycling

You finish a bottle of water, rinse it out, toss it and the cap into the recycling bin, take it out so it gets in the truck....

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Mumbo, on Apr 27, 2010 at 11:49 am | 14 comments | 940 Views

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Crying fowl

The serene waterways at Amador Lakes are attractive to more than the residents. Canadian geese have been making themselves...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Dog lover, on Apr 27, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 4 comments | 940 Views

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Rep. Jerry McNerney Keeping the money?

CA-11 Rep Jerry McNerney has taken donations from Craig Newmark, whose Craigslist classified ad website profited in part...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Sep 17, 2010 at 9:42 pm | 10 comments | 940 Views

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Domus coming back?

I just read in the Mercury News that Domus is closing their store in downtown Los Gatos in late May. They also plan on opening...

Original post made by kathleen on Apr. 6, 2011
There are no comments yet. 940 Views

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Next Alameda County Redistricting Meeting is 6/28/2011

The date and logistics for the next supervisorial redistricting meeting on June 28, 2011 have been posted. No Agenda. No...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 20, 2011
Last comment by Billie, on Jun 24, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 940 Views

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Water/Sewage Charges up 50%

I used the same amount of water for 6/16 - 8/16 this year as I did last year, but my bill was 50% higher. Was this the "modest"...

Original post made by OldTimer on Aug. 27, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 29, 2011 at 8:45 pm | 11 comments | 940 Views

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Hmmm...Here's Wall Street's Opinion of Obama's "Jobs Plan"...

Not surprising to see up-close and in-person the graphic response of Wall Street regarding the MSM's uber hyped Obama "Jobs...

Original post made by Deliberate Job Plan Failure on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by JP, on Sep 9, 2011 at 11:51 am | 3 comments | 940 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 | 940 Views

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Tea Party Takes Increased Leadership Role

The number of antigovernment “Patriot” groups on the American right reached an all-time high in 2012, the fourth consecutive...

Original post made by Tea Party Rising on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 13, 2013 at 10:28 pm | 14 comments | 940 Views

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People who go out of their way to be nasty

I think all of us either have one of these individuals in the workplace with us, or have at some point in the past...You...

Original post made by J on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Another Gatetree Resident, on Aug 5, 2009 at 3:47 pm | 8 comments | 939 Views

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Public hearings planned on AC Transit bid to cut service 15%

Faced with a deficit that could grow to as much as $57 million by the end of the current fiscal year, the Alameda-Contra...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2009
Last comment by Fred, on Sep 13, 2009 at 8:56 pm | 1 comment | 939 Views

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The Danville Police Department provides Danville Express with a record of its calls each week.

Why can't the Pleasanton Police Dept. provide the Pleasanton Weekly (Express) with a record of calls each week?...

Original post made by nancy s. on Jun. 26, 2010
Last comment by Can do, on Jun 28, 2010 at 1:04 pm | 4 comments | 939 Views

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Explain this dublinmike

We all know that you always support the "politically correct official storyline". So explain what happened to the defused...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Aug 9, 2010 at 6:21 pm | 12 comments | 939 Views

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Buchanan talks budget to voters

While Joan Buchanan (D., Alamo) focused on the overall state budget situation and Gov. Brown's combination of budget cuts...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kyoko, on Mar 20, 2011 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 939 Views
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