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Australia a Model for Successful Gun Control Laws

Someone started a thread earlier claiming that Australia's gun control laws were a failure. Not so, according to this ABC...

Original post made by Sam on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Will Waters, on Aug 3, 2013 at 9:35 pm | 54 comments | 5434 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pleasanton-based Safeway merging with Boise-based Albertsons

In a move that could have far-reaching implications for Pleasanton, Safeway Inc. and Albertsons announced a merger agreement...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2014
Last comment by Al, on Mar 14, 2014 at 11:23 am | 54 comments | 15735 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teachers wages and retirement benefits 3%?

Can anyone explain what a teachers benefits package looks like and if they start teaching at say 22 when are the eligible...

Original post made by Lance Ulanoff on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on May 21, 2009 at 10:47 pm | 54 comments | 1958 Views

AROUND TOWN

Approachable art placed downtown

If you've walked down Main Street in the last few days, you may have noticed some interesting characters. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by Linda Wyner, on Jun 11, 2010 at 12:18 pm | 54 comments | 3833 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Beware of woman at parking lot in Walmart

Original post made by Disappointed citizen on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on May 25, 2014 at 2:03 pm | 54 comments | 6660 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Non-resident school board member making decision that affect Pleasanton tax payers?

Original post made by Mike on Apr. 6, 2008
Last comment by Outraged, on Apr 29, 2008 at 4:11 pm | 53 comments | 4021 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 | 2817 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

what I heard at the Feb. 24th school board meeting

I stayed all the way to the end. There were some important decisions made tonight. First, the board is going forward...

Original post made by Sandy on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 15, 2009 at 10:03 pm | 53 comments | 4266 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State budget worsens as residents head to the polls Tuesday

Trouble at the state level is again trickling down to the Pleasanton Unified School District. More reductions to education...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by KGM, on Jun 1, 2009 at 8:30 pm | 53 comments | 3576 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama's Proposed Tax on Soda

How do you feel about Obama, an admitted smoker of both tobacco and marijauna, proposing a 7 cents per can "health tax" on...

Original post made by Rob Smithson on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by Carolina, on May 14, 2009 at 8:12 pm | 53 comments | 2438 Views

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Is the “TownSquare Forum” being used for anti-Obama, right-wing propaganda?

Original post made by Ron on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by dottie, on Jun 14, 2009 at 10:51 pm | 53 comments | 1994 Views

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How You Can Destroy Your Country with Democracy!

I was looking forward to the latest from American Thinker, but there's been a lull so I thought I'd offer my own copy/paste...

Original post made by Stacey on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Jul 16, 2010 at 4:34 pm | 53 comments | 2686 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Please read and remember this the next time your politician says they cannot reduce cost!!!!

More wasted money by the state of California. http://www.insidebayarea.com/oaklandtribune/localnews/ci_18065711?source=rss ...

Original post made by Rita on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Latte Drinker, on May 19, 2011 at 11:02 pm | 53 comments | 1896 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

BART strike having little impact on commuters as Independence Day week begins

Although major freeways were crowded during the morning rush hours today, so far the BART strike that began this morning...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jul 30, 2013 at 11:53 am | 53 comments | 14863 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

break the gridlock - continued uncertainty about fiscal policy will lead to disaster

Here is the fundamental decision for you in 2014 and 2016. Leadership offered by the Democrats gives us higher taxes, higher...

Original post made by jimf01 on May. 8, 2014
Last comment by Here it is, on May 20, 2014 at 4:19 pm | 53 comments | 2081 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton will be hub of activity on tax day

Tomorrow, April 15, will be a busy day for Pleasanton as last-minute tax filers drive their returns to the post office. A...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by Another Patriot, on Sep 4, 2010 at 2:46 pm | 53 comments | 1912 Views

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illegal immigrants whose fault is it??

Take a deep breath and imagine the Bay Area 25 years ago.Who did you hire to paint your house,cut down a tree,install new...

Original post made by hoops on Oct. 18, 2011
Last comment by Discrimination blowback, on Oct 28, 2011 at 1:43 pm | 53 comments | 1870 Views

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'Countdown 2012' so-called Rave event forced to flee fairgrounds

An event that had some residents worried about potential problems was booted from the Alameda County Fairgrounds after an...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by Peace&Love, on Jan 2, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 53 comments | 4040 Views

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Zone 7 general manager granted 15% raise

Zone 7 Water Agency's general manager was granted a 15% salary increase by the agency's Board of Directors at Wednesday's...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2015
Last comment by Outraged, on Nov 28, 2015 at 12:17 am | 53 comments | 4458 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sullivan, Sierra Club join Oak Grove appeal effort

The Tri-Valley region of the Sierra Club has agreed to support an appeal by former Councilwoman Kay Ayala and her citizens'...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by frank, on May 21, 2008 at 6:21 pm | 53 comments | 3898 Views
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Pleasanton Costco appears headed to crowded November ballot
By Tim Hunt | 11 comments | 1,127 views