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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The Billionaires Bankrolling the Tea Party

This is a MUST READ! Tea Party and Corporate Interests! The Billionaires Bankrolling the Tea Party By FRANK RICH Published:...

Original post made by Poison Tea on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Really?, on Sep 4, 2010 at 5:35 pm | 6 comments | 1086 Views

AROUND TOWN

Safeway, Clorox plans for new jobs, development go to City Council tonight

The Pleasanton City Council, in its final meeting before the Nov. 2 municipal election, is expected to approve to measures...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Claudette, on Oct 19, 2010 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 1086 Views

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See 'Holiday Shorts: A Long Winter's Tale' on stage

Creatures of Impulse will stage "Holiday Shorts: A Long Winter's Tale" and audience interaction during the first act will...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by Caitlin, on Dec 2, 2010 at 10:31 pm | 3 comments | 1086 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Saturday news round-up from around the Bay

Here's a round-up of Saturday news reports from around the Bay provided by the Bay City News bureau. Read the full story...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2011
Last comment by Kelly, on Mar 6, 2011 at 12:50 am | 1 comment | 1086 Views

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new establishments downtown?

Anyone know what's going on at the old Domus and Lotus Consignment Boutique locations? Or if Ocean Bliss is ever going to...

Original post made by frequent downtown stroller on Mar. 12, 2011
Last comment by Spring Chicken, on Mar 13, 2011 at 10:24 am | 2 comments | 1086 Views

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GIGANTIC Garage Sale for the Animals!

GIGANTIC Garage Sale for the Animals! Saturday, May 21 and Sunday May 22 8AM - 3PM 3229 Curtis Circle - Pleasanton...

Original post made by Mary on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Amy, on May 20, 2011 at 3:55 pm | 1 comment | 1086 Views

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Cannonball damages Dublin home in Discovery Channel taping stunt

A cannonball damaged a home and vehicle in Dublin late Tuesday afternoon when a "MythBusters" stunt went awry, according...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by Editor around?, on Dec 7, 2011 at 3:51 pm | 2 comments | 1086 Views

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Valley Community Bank names Billen 1st vice president

Valley Community Bank has promoted Bernie Billen to First Vice President and Manager of its Pleasanton office, succeeding...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2011
Last comment by MICHAL, on Dec 17, 2011 at 7:18 am | 1 comment | 1086 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Downtown restaurant petitions for outdoor music and entertainment

In lock step with the Pleasanton Downtown Association's goal to create a dynamic flavor downtown, Barone's Restaurant is...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Dean, on Aug 12, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 18 comments | 1085 Views

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Group's demonstration riles downtown diners

Downtown restaurant diners and those sipping lattes outside Tully's Plaza during the Labor Day weekend were met with chants...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by I believe in Freedom of Speech, on Sep 14, 2009 at 9:31 am | 7 comments | 1085 Views

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The horse in the front page

Umm, I think your photographers need glasses. That horse is not munching on a pile of hay. It looks like a pile of manure,...

Original post made by Anonymous on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 11, 2009 at 11:15 am | 7 comments | 1085 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

San Ramon Budget Update

An update on the San Ramon Valley School District negotiations: http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_14327534?source=rss ...

Original post made by resident on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Feb 3, 2010 at 10:45 pm | 9 comments | 1085 Views

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Sonoma Cattle Company

Just had a solicitor/salesman knock on mine and a neighbor's door from "The Sonoma Cattle Exchange". Refused to open the...

Original post made by Tony on Jun. 25, 2010
Last comment by speaking from experience, on Jun 28, 2010 at 11:29 am | 4 comments | 1085 Views

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Business News: June sales up for Ross Stores

Off-price retailer Ross Stores has reported increases in comparable store sales for the month of June. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by mbt fuaba, on Jul 21, 2010 at 7:50 am | 3 comments | 1085 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Oakland to give voters choice of 3 new taxes in effort to close $50-million deficit

The Oakland City Council voted Monday night to put three tax measures on the November ballot that if approved would help...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Jul 27, 2010 at 8:42 pm | 3 comments | 1085 Views

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Volunteer tutor training program starts Jan. 14 at Pleasanton Library

Pleasanton Public Library will host a new volunteer tutor training program from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at the library,...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by M. Campbell, on Jan 7, 2012 at 12:04 am | 4 comments | 1085 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kansas Raises Its Educational Bar: Other States Expected to Follow

With the Kansas State Board of Education preparing to vote on new science standards this year, the House Education Committee...

Original post made by Frank Baum on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by Neil, on Feb 22, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 4 comments | 1085 Views

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City salaries

Have you seen how outrageous the salaries are for some of our city workers? http://www.mercurynews.com/salaries/bay-area/2012?appSession=37818854032673&RecordID=&PageID=2&PrevPag...

Original post made by Homeowner on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Holy smokes, on Aug 6, 2013 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 1085 Views

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Walkers exploring downtown Pleasanton tomorrow with guide

The weekly Pleasanton World Walk to Wellness outing Saturday, Aug. 17, begins in front of the Museum on Main, 603 Main St.,...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by wondering, on Aug 16, 2013 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 1085 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California Economic Growth

Recently much has been said about balancing the budget, increasing taxes, reducing services, etc. but I would like hear...

Original post made by Einstein on Jul. 26, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Jul 27, 2009 at 9:43 am | 7 comments | 1084 Views
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Election Day
By Roz Rogoff | 1 comment | 456 views

Election day is here, at last
By Tim Hunt | 0 comments | 427 views

More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 3 comments | 133 views