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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DeSaulnier announces legislative effort to end poverty

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson declared a war on poverty. Now, Senator Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) is firing some...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by right wing nuts, on Jan 13, 2014 at 6:42 pm | 5 comments | 1168 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton in top 3% for charitable giving

Philanthropy is often an integral part of an overall wealth plan because those who've been blessed find ways to make a positive...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2013
Last comment by Leland, on Jan 13, 2014 at 9:09 am | 12 comments | 10771 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Outreach effort against human trafficking underway

A public-awareness campaign was launched Friday that targets human trafficking by reaching out to potential victims through...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jan 12, 2014 at 6:26 pm | 2 comments | 1130 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton police arrest 4 on mail theft charges

Four East Bay men have been arrested on suspicion of stealing mail out of mailboxes from homes in as many as 13 Bay Area...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jan 12, 2014 at 6:18 pm | 13 comments | 4208 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

YMCA forum deals with Livermore sex abuse arrest

When parents of boys coached by Andrew Michael Nisbet heard he had been arrested and charged with sexually abusing young...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 12, 2014 at 4:28 pm | 5 comments | 5103 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rude Experience Spoiled Mother's Day

I've been in US for 15 years and lived in Pleasanton for 6 years and think it's one of the best places to live. Today...

Original post made by Ram Dawani on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by MP, on Jan 12, 2014 at 2:26 pm | 24 comments | 2617 Views

RESTAURANTS

Mama Rosa next to Trader Joe's is closed?

Does this mean I can use their parking space to shop at Trader Joe's now?...

Original post made by Food on Jan. 10, 2014
Last comment by kbenson, on Jan 12, 2014 at 10:42 am | 5 comments | 1427 Views

SPORTS

Question

What's the ncs regulations on current varsity hs school players playing in the Ryan Gordon alumni game? I was at the game...

Original post made by Question on Jan. 11, 2014
Last comment by Curt Gordon, on Jan 11, 2014 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 860 Views

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Cellular at its best in Pleasanton

It's not often that I'd support federal or state actions that usurp the rules of Pleasanton, but the Telecommunications Act...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2014
Last comment by 20-year resident, on Jan 11, 2014 at 2:34 am | 1 comment | 525 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jerry Pentin named Vice Mayor of Pleasanton

Pleasanton City Councilman Jerry Pentin has been named Vice Mayor of the city for 2014, succeeding Councilwoman Cheryl Cook-Kallio...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by Kurt Kummer, on Jan 10, 2014 at 11:02 pm | 3 comments | 1662 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Needed: Exchange Students to travel to Mexico as the PTSCA 2014 delegation

Information is being presented at Foothill High School during lunch time 12:11 pm on Friday January 31st in room B23. The...

Original post made by margaret meyer on Jan. 10, 2014
Last comment by margaret meyer, on Jan 10, 2014 at 10:12 am | 1 comment | 1045 Views

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BART parking to cost $2 at Pleasanton stations

Besides BART fare increases imposed New Year's Day, the cost to park at the two Dublin/Pleasanton BART stations will rise...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2014
Last comment by Diane, on Jan 9, 2014 at 6:26 pm | 23 comments | 6866 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

emergency vehicles near Amador HS?

@ 2:35pm today Heard what sounded like a "cricket" alarm and minutes later two firetrucks along with an ambulance?...

Original post made by kbenson on Jan. 9, 2014
There are no comments yet. 433 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Boeing's 777 plant move

Twelve states including California, Illinois, Missouri, Alabama, Georgia, Kansas and Wisconsin are making proposals to Boeing...

Original post made by Joe on Dec. 10, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 9, 2014 at 10:21 am | 13 comments | 2109 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

4th grade class raises $511 for Shepherd's Gate

Before leaving for their holiday break, a fourth grade Lydiksen Elementary School Class, taught by Mrs. Donna May, chose...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2014
Last comment by Pololo, on Jan 8, 2014 at 3:26 pm | 2 comments | 2011 Views

SPORTS

Politcs In AV Sports

The real truth of the freshmen players is this. Of the 5 that made Varsity, NONE of the girls actually play on Coach Gray's...

Original post made by knowsfacts on Nov. 29, 2013
Last comment by JackRabbitSlim, on Jan 8, 2014 at 5:37 am | 38 comments | 4294 Views

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New electric vehicle charging stations turned on at Civic Center, 2 other locations

New charging stations for electric cars were turned on Monday at a public "uncovering" ceremony at the Pleasanton Civic Center. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by ActuallyInformed, on Jan 7, 2014 at 5:42 pm | 36 comments | 2498 Views

AROUND TOWN

BART fares rise 5% on first day of work in 2014

BART passengers will start their first day of commuting in the new year today with fares up an average of 5 %. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2014
Last comment by Suzanne, on Jan 7, 2014 at 11:13 am | 11 comments | 2605 Views

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Baskin-Robins robber same as in other holdups?

Pleasanton police say a Friday afternoon robbery attempt at Baskin-Robbins at 4001 Santa Rita Road was likely the work of...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2014
Last comment by Bountyhunter, on Jan 7, 2014 at 10:49 am | 1 comment | 3684 Views

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Ever lived in an Eichler home? They're coming back

The moment she saw her first Eichler home in Sunnyvale in 2008, Monique Lombardelli fell in love. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2013
Last comment by Grant Mololo, on Jan 6, 2014 at 10:16 am | 25 comments | 5926 Views
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Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
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The Giving Season
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Thanksgiving Transfer Fever!
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