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A PLEASANTON INDIAN SUMMER

My head is swimming from all the politics and economic turmoil ... so, I thought I'd write a poem about how wonderful Pleasanton...

Original post made by m on Sep. 27, 2009
Last comment by Patriot Liberal, on Sep 29, 2009 at 12:12 pm | 4 comments | 914 Views

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FED POST by Mark & Stacey

The post concerning FED by Mark with comments by Stacey was very, very good. At first it seemed daunting, but when I finally...

Original post made by m on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 2, 2009 at 5:26 am | 5 comments | 914 Views

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Those that have built on to their homes....

What convinced you that building on was a better decision than moving? Did you end up spending more than you anticipated?...

Original post made by Pleasanton Parent on Nov. 1, 2009
Last comment by tyu, on Nov 3, 2009 at 11:27 am | 8 comments | 914 Views

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Gotcha!

Check out our "gotcha" pictures from last night's Cinco de Mayo First Wednesday party in downtown Pleasanton. It was the...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by Me, on May 10, 2010 at 10:32 am | 3 comments | 914 Views

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Bernal Avenue improvements could cause delays next week

Starting Monday, drivers can expect minor traffic delays along Bernal Avenue between Valley and Pleasanton avenues as major...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by D W, on May 11, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 1 comment | 914 Views

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Prop 17 - The auto insurance company's initiative

Prop 17, the auto insurance company’s initiative, is written in a way that would lead you to believe auto insurance companies...

Original post made by Rae on May. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 914 Views

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Museum drama on Pleasanton's advance from its rowdy days to modern times on tap tomorrow

The Museum On Main's Ed Kinney Lecture Series will present "From Brothels & Bar Rooms to the City of Planned Progress" at...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Patrick Hey, on Jul 17, 2010 at 3:59 am | 2 comments | 914 Views

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Chelsea Clinton's wedding

Anyone else as befuddled by the media's obsession with the cost, etc. of Chelseas's upcoming wedding? Her parents have the...

Original post made by maja7 on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by Why, on Jul 30, 2010 at 5:45 pm | 7 comments | 914 Views

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Check this: IL Dem Congresswoman Has Thug To Intimidate Questioners at Her Town Hall Meeting

Typical Democrat "thug" technique. (At least this Illinois Dem HAS a "real live" townhall meeting...in contrast to McNerney's...

Original post made by Jane on Aug. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 914 Views

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580 East Off Ramp to Hopyard

Folks, if you take the Hopyard exit from 580 east, and you will be making a left onto Owens, please keep in mind that there...

Original post made by JoeJoe on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Paul M., on Dec 8, 2011 at 6:24 am | 5 comments | 914 Views

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BART statement on negotiations

In a memorandum to city and regional leaders, BART General Manager Grace Crunican expressed disappointment that negotiations...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 19, 2013 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 914 Views

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SOUPY SALES DIES

It was a simple gag, but one that made Soupy Sales a household name: a pie in the face, or 20,000 pies, to be exact. That...

Original post made by Martin on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by Martin, on Oct 23, 2009 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 913 Views

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Pleasanton/YouTube video competing for grand prize in contest!

Hey Pleasanton, I'm an elementary school teacher here in town who loves Pleasanton. I made a short video about Pleasanton...

Original post made by Nicole D. on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Ken and Susan, on Nov 10, 2009 at 9:34 pm | 2 comments | 913 Views

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Medicare and Social Security benefits need to be increased

Whay do I say this? We are Taxed Enough Already, so where is the money going to come from? As usual the government and...

Original post made by Privatize on Dec. 17, 2009
There are no comments yet. 913 Views

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Hanukkah celebrations continue tonight, tomorrow as holiday observances end

In celebration of the closing days of Hanukkah, Chabad of the Tri-Valley will host an outdoor ice skating event from 6 to...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Paulette, on Jan 1, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 4 comments | 913 Views

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Oak Grove development plan back before City Council tonight

A plan to build 51 luxury homes in the hills above Kottinger Ranch will come back for consideration by the Pleasanton City...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Jan 25, 2010 at 12:39 pm | 12 comments | 913 Views

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Editorial

With school district and city budget shortfalls in the millions of dollars all around, we found it interesting that Palo...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 12, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 913 Views

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ObamaCare Taxes Home Sales, Clobbers Middle-Class Americans

Beginning January 1, 2013, ObamaCare imposes a 3.8% Medicare tax on unearned income, including the sale of single family...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by independent, on Apr 13, 2010 at 3:15 pm | 1 comment | 913 Views

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Scouts wrap it up today at Northern California Jamboree at fairgrounds

More than 15,000 Scouts, leaders and families are continuing their giant Northern California Jamboree today at the Alameda...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Scouter John, on Apr 20, 2010 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 913 Views

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If it's Tuesday, it must be another Oak Grove debate

Over the last couple of years, a regular contingent of opponents to the proposed 51-home development above Kottinger Ranch...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by justwondering, on Apr 26, 2010 at 11:46 am | 14 comments | 913 Views
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