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AC Transit drivers' union wins court order to block reduced-wage contract

A judge issued a preliminary injunction Monday against AC Transit overturning a new contract that the bus agency imposed...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Publius, on Aug 3, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 5 comments | 1312 Views

AROUND TOWN

State transportation commission OKs $20 million for BART tramway to Oakland Airport

BART's proposed 3.2-mile elevated tramway between the Oakland Coliseum station and the Oakland airport moved closer to becoming...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Albert, on Sep 26, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 5 comments | 1312 Views

AROUND TOWN

2 now in race for Pleasanton mayor, 3 for City Council

Two new challengers have entered the race for Pleasanton mayor and City Council. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/print/story/2014/08/08/2-now-in-race-for-p...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2014
Last comment by myob, on Aug 12, 2014 at 1:35 pm | 1 comment | 1312 Views

AROUND TOWN

First Pleasanton candidates forum not a 'zinger'

In their first public candidates forum together, those seeking votes for mayor and City Council gave a ho-hum performance....

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Sep 14, 2014 at 10:11 pm | 5 comments | 1312 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Tales of Olympus Jr.' at Firehouse Arts Center tonight through Sunday

The Civic Arts Stage Company in partnership with Bay Area Children's Theater is presenting "Tales of Olympus Jr.," a rollicking...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Christina, on Sep 25, 2015 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 1312 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council gives go-ahead for Veterans Memorial at Pioneer Cemetery

A City Council that just a few years ago was reluctant to spend $1 to acquire the historic, but run-down cemetery on Sunol...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by Patriot, on Nov 5, 2015 at 8:03 pm | 4 comments | 1312 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Yes on Measure D

Approval of voter referendum Measure D on the local ballots in Tuesday's statewide primary election would give landowners...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Sharrell Michelotti, on Jun 7, 2010 at 11:50 pm | 12 comments | 1312 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Woman charged in Angela Street arson free on bail

The woman charged with setting her East Angela Street home afire more than two years ago has pleaded not guilty and is free...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Didn't have to happen, on Feb 15, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 2 comments | 1312 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Electronic expressions

We've all been there. We press the number sequence for the department or person we need, and we hear, "Please hold." Read...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2014
Last comment by Debby Andrews, on Apr 12, 2014 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 1312 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I should have votes NO on G !!!

I admit to not knowing the exact situation or details on measure G when I voted. I have a better understanding, but have...

Original post made by Mistake on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Mistake, on Jun 15, 2009 at 11:39 pm | 8 comments | 1311 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

a husband CAN starve his wife if she refuses to have sex

An Afghan bill allowing a husband to starve his wife if she refuses to have sex has been published in the official gazette...

Original post made by Womans Rights on Aug. 16, 2009
Last comment by I can relate, on Aug 19, 2009 at 9:13 am | 7 comments | 1311 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More evidence of Obama's War Against the US...Read this Leaked Doc on Cap and Trade

Cap and Trade is not dead. If taxpayers [contributors] know that cap and trade commits America to sending hundreds of...

Original post made by myra on Aug. 30, 2009
Last comment by Vicki, on Sep 1, 2009 at 2:58 pm | 12 comments | 1311 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Is this true?

My husband and I just relocated to Pleasanton from Cincinnati Ohio. One of our neighbors here is a retired Livermore teacher...

Original post made by Deanna on Jul. 14, 2011
Last comment by Salem Revisited, on Jul 14, 2011 at 9:18 pm | 7 comments | 1311 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Here's My Grandparents, Let Government Take Care of Them

The extent of socialism and communism is this country grows every time a Democrat Party comrade opens his mouth. Get a load...

Original post made by Steve on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 6, 2013 at 7:00 pm | 2 comments | 1311 Views

AROUND TOWN

new motto for PLEASANTON hi-tech professionals...

Carpe Diem - seize the day! Carpal Diem - seize the mouse every day! Carpal Tunnel Diem - seize the mouse too...

Original post made by Douglas Kendall on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 15, 2009 at 8:26 pm | 6 comments | 1311 Views

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Crowds fill downtown for summertime Wine Stroll

A sell-out crowd of 1,000 turned out on a warm evening last night to enjoy the semi-annual wine stroll sponsored by the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jul 17, 2010 at 8:30 pm | 2 comments | 1311 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

As vote count continues into Thanksgiving week, McNerney still leading Harmer by less than 1%

Votes in the protracted ballot count in the 11th Congressional District continued yesterday with only a slight increase in...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Chet, on Nov 23, 2010 at 7:26 pm | 6 comments | 1311 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

HELP RAISE $180K FOR PUSD

Here's an easy way everyone can help raise $180K for PUSD. Tell everyone you know that Dr. Casey's house is on the market. Once...

Original post made by Easy money for PUSD on Aug. 29, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Aug 29, 2009 at 6:11 pm | 5 comments | 1310 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama creates jobs...in Brazil!

All the hype during the Obama campaign about creating jobs in the US, punishing US companies that ship jobs overseas, and...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 21, 2009 at 2:33 pm | 18 comments | 1310 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

What is Obama's strategy to get unemployment down?

Our President seems focused on everything other than the wars and the economy and really gets upset when his press is bad...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:00 pm | 13 comments | 1310 Views
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