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Children's Scrabble tournament set for Jan. 3

Pleasanton Public Library will host a children's winter vacation Scrabble tournament with check-in at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Jan....

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2011
Last comment by Kathi H, on Dec 20, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 1 comment | 1538 Views

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Oak Grove developers are back with a new plan

Proponents of a 51-home development called Oak Grove in Pleasanton's southeast hills are back. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by Mark094, on Mar 30, 2011 at 11:59 pm | 4 comments | 1538 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Livermore Parcel tax - from 5 years to 10 years

Livermore passed a parcel tax measure in November 2004 at $120/parcel beginning July 2005. That parcel tax was renewed in...

Original post made by NO ON G on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by Jarvis Disciple, on Apr 26, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 2 comments | 1537 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Boxer, other senators to seek release of detained hikers

U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-California) and three other senators will hold a news conference at 8:30 a.m. this morning...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by J.G., on May 5, 2010 at 3:10 pm | 12 comments | 1537 Views

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NCS may ban aluminum bats at local schools

The North Coast Section of the California Interscholastic Federation may consider banning metal baseball bats when it meets...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by Baseball family, on May 6, 2010 at 2:41 pm | 9 comments | 1537 Views

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'Holiday Shorts: A Long Winter's Tale' tonight

Creatures of Impulse will stage "Holiday Shorts: A Long Winter's Tale" tonight at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 3, at the Firehouse...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by ptownmomma, on Dec 3, 2010 at 12:32 pm | 1 comment | 1537 Views

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BART fares to rise by 6.1% July 1 with $2.50 hike in airport surcharge

BART directors voted Thursday to increase fares on July 1, but by less than the 10-percent level originally recommended by...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by ally, on May 31, 2009 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 1537 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspects in armed robbery of FedEx truck last week headed back to court in September

Not only was the victim and at least two of the men involved in last week's robbery FedEx employees, but court records show...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by maja7, on Aug 18, 2010 at 3:06 pm | 1 comment | 1537 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What happened to the story about PPD dispatcher bust!

There was a story about PPD dispatcher getting busted with meth! It was here this morning.......

Original post made by republicrat on Feb. 11, 2014
Last comment by republicrat, on Feb 12, 2014 at 9:50 am | 3 comments | 1537 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa Clara Grand Jury says school officials are overpaid

Sound familiar? "Many school superintendents and board members in Santa Clara County are paid too much in health benefits...

Original post made by Sound familiar? on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by Very Concerned, on Jun 30, 2009 at 10:50 am | 3 comments | 1536 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Voters to choose new 10th District congressman today, while 4 seek election to 2 seats on San Ramon's City Council

With the national focus on today's gubernatorial elections in Virginia and New Jersey and the special election in New York's...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Nov 3, 2009 at 9:33 am | 5 comments | 1536 Views

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Express Lane or Turtle Lane

My question from an earlier posting was answered....whether the speed limit on the Express Lane route was 55mph or 65mph....

Original post made by Bill on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 7, 2010 at 10:55 am | 3 comments | 1536 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama challenges homophobia in the Boy Scouts: Calls for an end to bigotry

Gay kids who want to "be prepared" alongside their straight peers got some big-time support during the Super Bowl yesterday:...

Original post made by Chris on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Judith, on Feb 13, 2013 at 8:48 pm | 16 comments | 1536 Views

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Pleasanton Police Citizen Academy 2012

The Pleasanton Police Department is accepting applications for its Spring 2012 Citizen’s Academy! This is a great way to...

Original post made by Pleasanton Police Department on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Arroyo, on Jan 5, 2012 at 6:28 am | 1 comment | 1536 Views

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Redcoats' petition for longer weeknight entertainment hours goes before Planning Commission tonight

Mari Kennard, the owner of downtown Pleasanton's Redcoats British Pub and Restaurant, will ask the Planning Commission tonight...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by Jack, on Nov 19, 2009 at 8:39 am | 7 comments | 1536 Views

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Some dried seafood products recalled

Consumers should check their refrigerators and pantry shelves after a food distributor issued a voluntary recall of certain...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Cynic, on Oct 27, 2010 at 11:59 am | 1 comment | 1536 Views

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Pleasanton 'university' president arrested on visa fraud scheme

The president of a defunct online university described by authorities as a sham was arrested in Pleasanton yesterday on federal...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by tisk tisk, on May 9, 2011 at 9:25 pm | 7 comments | 1536 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Censorship of No On Parcel Tax Postings

Wow, it's getting more and more difficult to use the Town Square Forum to share information and offer opinions because the...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 5 comments | 1535 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Texas to Companies: Come One Come All!!!

We have yet another story of Texas freedom. Freedom to pollute, freedom to maintain unsafe workplaces, freedom to store...

Original post made by TP Revival, Today Not Tomorrow on Apr. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1535 Views

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Cinderella

Cinderella is a fun-filled version of a "fabulously fractured" fairy tale. The audience will be invited to cheer, clap and...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by Erika Beratlis, on Dec 18, 2009 at 11:40 am | 1 comment | 1535 Views
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