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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Court upholds Prop. 8 ban on same-sex marriage

The California Supreme Court this morning upheld Proposition 8, the state's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, by a...

Original post made on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Liberty and Justice for ALL, on May 27, 2009 at 10:53 pm | 88 comments | 2237 Views

RESTAURANTS

Blessing is back!

For anyone who remembers Blessings, the wonderful Chinese restaurant on Santa Rita, the great news is owner Cindy is back...

Original post made by Rene on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Viv, on Apr 26, 2010 at 4:52 pm | 4 comments | 2235 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton resident named to new city PR position

Joanne Hall has been named the community relations manager/public information officer for the city of Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2007
Last comment by Susan May, on Nov 1, 2007 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 2234 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton OKs 350-unit apartment complex near BART-Stoneridge

New development plans are changing the face and focus of Hacienda Business Park and the city's northwest side. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2008
Last comment by Bel, on Sep 26, 2008 at 2:29 pm | 10 comments | 2234 Views

SPORTS

Cricket

I am pretty sure there is critical mass around here in Pleasanton that can support playing cricket. Would love to hear...

Original post made by cricketLover on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by MaiArts, on Jun 4, 2011 at 12:09 am | 11 comments | 2234 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Recycle Rip Off at Harvest Park

I noted the signs and took a handfull of obsolete electronics to Harvest Park today for their "fund raiser" collection. ...

Original post made by Clint Logan on Mar. 17, 2013
Last comment by Arroyo, on Mar 18, 2013 at 9:37 pm | 6 comments | 2234 Views

AROUND TOWN

Found: Silver Bracelet

We found a silver bracelet near downtown on Saturday, 11/3. If it's yours, please call 925.462.1218, and describe it....

Original post made by Annette on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Amador parent, on Nov 15, 2007 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 2233 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arco on Stanley - Video and blaring audio-infomercials

I happened into the Arco station @ Stanley and Del Valle for gas. They have a new feature. On the top of every pump are...

Original post made by Don on Dec. 17, 2007
Last comment by Don, on Jan 2, 2008 at 2:45 pm | 11 comments | 2233 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why cant more be recycled?

I just got my new recycle cart and I am at a loss why there are so many items that can be recycled that are being diverted...

Original post made by Steven on Sep. 20, 2009
Last comment by bitsy, on Sep 25, 2009 at 8:58 pm | 32 comments | 2233 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

High-speed rail boosters promise 'blended' transportation system

A lower price tag, fewer tracks and a fresh commitment to fund rail improvements in north and south California are among...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2012
Last comment by Stacey, on Mar 19, 2012 at 10:08 pm | 15 comments | 2233 Views

RESTAURANTS

What ABOUT Fast-Food Workers?

Hey, wait a minute. I thought going to college was supposed to ensure that everyone becomes a millionaire! Well, at least...

Original post made by Milty on Jan. 24, 2014
Last comment by Niles, on Jan 26, 2014 at 7:11 pm | 5 comments | 2233 Views

SPORTS

High School Recruiting Goes Public

High school recruiting goes public. Private high schools are not the only schools that utilize (undue) influence or “recruit”...

Original post made by BB Fan on Dec. 28, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2232 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police at Foothill High this morning as investigation continues into 'shooting' threat

Pleasanton police, plain clothes officers and school district security are at Foothill High School campus this morning as...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by TellTheTruthDwyer, on Mar 15, 2013 at 9:10 am | 4 comments | 2231 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Paul Stonebarger's court date

Today was the court date for Paul Stonebarger, the young man who provided the alcohol to Katie McKewon and Laurel Williams,...

Original post made by interested on Apr. 9, 2008
Last comment by D, on Apr 25, 2008 at 10:38 pm | 7 comments | 2230 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What cuts for top administrators of PUSD

Simple question: What cuts are the top administrators of PUSD taking for themselves? Are they being an example by cutting...

Original post made by Todd on Feb. 9, 2009
Last comment by Ceaser, on Feb 14, 2009 at 6:47 pm | 53 comments | 2230 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Brown moves to ease fuel regulations, possibly leading to lower gas prices

The California Air Resources Board has announced that it is easing some restrictions on gasoline production in response to...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2012
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Oct 10, 2012 at 4:05 pm | 4 comments | 2230 Views

AROUND TOWN

Leading the 'Y' into the future

To parents and students, it may seem like any other summer for the Tri-Valley YMCA as it plans to kick off its summer program...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2008
Last comment by ., on Jun 26, 2008 at 4:58 pm | 4 comments | 2229 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Construction beginning on I-580 carpool lanes

With cows grazing in a not-so-distant hillside and big rigs whizzing by, officials broke ground today on new carpool lanes...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Greg, on Sep 4, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 27 comments | 2229 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PLEASE POST YOUR IDEA, GREAT OR SMALL, HOW WE CAN IMPROVE THE DISTRICT.

Pleasanton Community, I have read great ideas/suggestions from this community for months now. Whether we wanted the vote...

Original post made by GREAT IDEAS! on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Ann Martin, on Jun 9, 2009 at 10:18 am | 69 comments | 2229 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD High School 7th period on the chopping block?

In the PUSD Jan 26th Budget Challenges 2010-11 update, a union negotiable item is: "Suspend high school collaboration period...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Jan. 31, 2010
Last comment by Heather Simmons, on Mar 3, 2010 at 1:56 pm | 42 comments | 2229 Views
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