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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton Parent Priorities

Over the last month I have read about local Pleasanton students vandalizing a school library, Senior cut day and finally...

Original post made by Dawn on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 26, 2013 at 3:32 pm | 24 comments | 2057 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Carpool lane construction starts today on westbound I-580 through Livermore, Pleasanton

A groundbreaking ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 13, to mark the start of construction of the 13-mile-long...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Emily, on Jun 26, 2013 at 2:10 pm | 11 comments | 1786 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Feinstein names new Chief of Staff

Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) announced the appointment Monday of Jennifer Duck as her new chief of staff. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
Last comment by , on Jun 26, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 1 comment | 1133 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

A new climate action plan from our President, a preview

For the American people & Pleasantonians, please be aware the President will announce a series of executive actions, in the...

Original post made by WH advisor on Jun. 23, 2013
Last comment by Angry, on Jun 26, 2013 at 11:11 am | 9 comments | 1197 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sandia honors 22 local area high school girls for outstanding achievement in math, science

Sandia National Laboratories honored 22 local high school girls for academic accomplishments at its recent annual Math and...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 26, 2013 at 8:40 am | 3 comments | 11133 Views

AROUND TOWN

Farmers market

This weeks Pleasanton weekly quotes the PDA saying that over 300 vendors are waiting for available spaces at the farmers...

Original post made by Map on Jun. 24, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 25, 2013 at 11:24 pm | 18 comments | 1471 Views

AROUND TOWN

24 appointed to key Pleasanton commissions, committees

Mayor Jerry Thorne and the Pleasanton City Council welcomed 24 Pleasanton residents who have been appointed or re-appointed...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 25, 2013 at 7:18 pm | 3 comments | 4188 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council wants to increase Pleasanton's size without permission from the voters

On tonight's agenda, the Pleasanton City Council plans to expand Pleasanton's size in order to increase the size of Pleasanton...

Original post made by Concerned on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by To Franco, on Jun 25, 2013 at 5:22 pm | 12 comments | 2173 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

5 students expelled by Pleasanton school board, including 4 believed involved in Harvest Park break-in

Four students involved in a late May vandalism at Harvest Park Middle School were likely among the five expelled by the school...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Jun 25, 2013 at 7:00 am | 50 comments | 7492 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Louisiana Sen. Guillory's Message on Why He Switched to Join the Republican Party

You'll not see or hear about this on the mainstream media. It is a very important message which also is not taught in our...

Original post made by Elbert Guillory Fan on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by Hattie Carroll, on Jun 24, 2013 at 9:41 pm | 10 comments | 1043 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Firefighters rescue woman from burning structure in Livermore

Firefighters Friday rescued a woman trapped inside a locked room at a residential motel in Livermore that was on fire. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on Jun 24, 2013 at 8:02 pm | 16 comments | 1475 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

San Jose sues Major League Baseball over stalling in Oakland A's bid to move there

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed said Tuesday that the city filed a federal antitrust lawsuit against Major League Baseball after...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 24, 2013 at 5:08 pm | 7 comments | 812 Views

AROUND TOWN

Price steps down at San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District

After nearly seven years with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District, Chief Richard Price will officially step down...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2012
Last comment by Brad, on Jun 24, 2013 at 2:11 pm | 17 comments | 7103 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Proposition 8 expected this week, possibly today

STORY: The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule as early as today on the long-awaited case involving California's Proposition...

Original post made by Hopeful on Jun. 24, 2013
There are no comments yet. 588 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Council hears plan to develop east side

After nine lengthy meetings and presentations to several committee and commissions, including the Pleasanton City Council...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by housing, on Jun 24, 2013 at 8:21 am | 4 comments | 1427 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Border Controls Enough? Texas Senator Warns of World War Z

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) blasted the Senate’s border security amendment to its immigration bill, touted as a breakthrough...

Original post made by Liberty Before Death on Jun. 23, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jun 23, 2013 at 8:41 pm | 8 comments | 965 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'Celebration of life' service to be held at 11 a.m. today for Dublin bicyclist in fatal accident

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. today in Dublin Heritage Park for Diana Hersevoort, the bicyclist killed in an...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2013
Last comment by john, on Jun 23, 2013 at 6:20 pm | 12 comments | 1613 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Regional planning staff respond to public comments on Plan Bay Area

Planners from the Metropolitan Transportation Committee and Association of Bay Area Governments reviewed and discussed public...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by A Thomas of Alameda, on Jun 23, 2013 at 4:21 pm | 7 comments | 1555 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Cat hit on Saint Mary St on Friday afternoon, excellent effort and care by young men passing by

On Friday at approximately 5:15 p.m., my doorbell rang. It was a young man. He asked if I had a gray cat. He told me a cat...

Original post made by Kathy Felton on May. 6, 2013
Last comment by PT resident, on Jun 23, 2013 at 1:36 pm | 14 comments | 2232 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Harvest Park break-in case resolved

Four students involved in a late May vandalism at Harvest Park Middle School were likely among the five expelled by the school...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jun 23, 2013 at 11:09 am | 8 comments | 2787 Views
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Vote YES on Measures 45, 46, & 47, NO on 48
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Endorsement thoughts
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Prop 47: not perfect, just preferable.
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