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COMMENTS ON STORIES

City Council votes to negotiate settlement on court-ordered housing cap ban

The Pleasanton City Council last night unanimously agreed to negotiate a settlement with opponents of the city's 29,000-unit...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by Steven J. Raff, on May 3, 2010 at 3:44 pm | 25 comments | 1974 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Hall paying twice for same work

As a resident and taxpayer, seems that City Hall is stuffed with employees with fat salaries and pensions, but then City...

Original post made by Howard Javis supporter on Aug. 14, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Aug 17, 2010 at 12:58 pm | 25 comments | 2216 Views

AROUND TOWN

Burglar nabs Pleasanton day spa's computers in minutes

A business owner whose Pleasanton day spa was burglarized over the weekend is warning other businesses to take extra precautions. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2013
Last comment by Anon, on Jan 31, 2013 at 8:48 pm | 25 comments | 2493 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Auto Industry Bailout - what do you think?

The automobile industry wants federal help, our hard-earned income taken as taxes. Has anyone asked - why NOT let the weaker...

Original post made by Carl on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by Carl, on Dec 10, 2008 at 5:44 am | 25 comments | 2436 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Urban living - Indecent Exposure

Tonight my friend had a man knock on her door soliciting magazine subscriptions. He said he was from Missouri and working...

Original post made by Neighborhood watch on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by Craig, on Feb 17, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 25 comments | 3122 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board set to vote on possible modified calendar

The Pleasanton school board is set to vote on the instructional calendar for the 2015-16 school year in open session at next...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2014
Last comment by shocked parent, on Jun 23, 2014 at 10:44 am | 25 comments | 7449 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Graph of the Day

Unemployment Under different U.S. House Majorities: (Source for the unemployment figures: a spreadsheet taken yesterday...

Original post made by Chris on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by M., on Jul 11, 2010 at 11:44 pm | 25 comments | 1598 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Romney and Women's Rights

Found this on the web - http://articles.sun-sentinel.com/2012-08-21/news/sfl-commentary-sobel-oped-82312_1_individual-rights-women-abortions...

Original post made by Gail on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 6, 2012 at 6:29 am | 25 comments | 9464 Views

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Pleasanton Library-Louder than Starbucks

I've found it's quieter at Starbucks than the Pleasanton Library. The old social norm of being quiet in a library is extinct....

Original post made by Melanie on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by uselibraryalot, on Oct 4, 2009 at 8:38 pm | 25 comments | 1948 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Beyond Bias: Media Blackballs Anti-Obama Book (No. 1 on NYT Times for 4th Week)

This is wayyyy beyond being biased. As the author of the following article states, "this is an in-kind contribution to Obama...

Original post made by Beyond Biased Media on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Enzo, on Aug 21, 2012 at 12:17 am | 25 comments | 2995 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New $34-million elementary school being considered in Pleasanton

The Pleasanton school board will have to decide whether to build a new elementary school at an estimated cost of $34 million...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by Take your pick, on Dec 4, 2012 at 12:50 am | 25 comments | 4064 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Supervisors propose boundary changes to split Pleasanton into 2 districts

Two Alameda County supervisors took a plan for redrawing their district boundaries to Dublin last night in a public hearing...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by common sense, on Jun 4, 2011 at 9:36 pm | 25 comments | 1888 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Walmart's Taxpayer Supported Practices Means Subtraction of 100,000 Teacher Jobs

When the facts show that over 6 billion $$$ of taxpayer money goes toward keeping Walmart and its labor practices in business,...

Original post made by Demoralized Educator on Apr. 15, 2014
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 17, 2014 at 10:31 am | 25 comments | 1080 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

MOVING TO MEXICO

Dear Obama: I'm planning to move my family and extended family into Mexico for my health, and I would like to ask you...

Original post made by AZisRight on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on May 5, 2010 at 6:51 am | 25 comments | 1638 Views

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24 hour 7-11 coming to corner of Vineyard and 1st St

Is it true the planning dept is considering allowing a 7-11 to be built here? Oh please, where is the class here? We are...

Original post made by Dan on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Dec 5, 2012 at 7:58 am | 25 comments | 2224 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hayashi, represented by attorney, skips court appearance

A state assemblywoman accused of shoplifting at a Neiman Marcus store in San Francisco's Union Square in October did not...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Nov 17, 2011 at 10:20 am | 25 comments | 1935 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I Apologize for using the 'H' Word

I didn't mean to offend FCD or other like-minded individuals. What I should have used was the appropriate term "Character...

Original post made by John Adams on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 4, 2009 at 5:08 pm | 25 comments | 1673 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Laursen, Miller lead Pleasanton school board race

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Curious, on Nov 7, 2014 at 7:29 pm | 25 comments | 8213 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Lawsuit against ValleyCare Health System headed to trial

A lawsuit filed by a patients' rights group against ValleyCare Health System appears to be headed to trial. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Physician, on Feb 26, 2011 at 10:56 am | 25 comments | 3011 Views

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Dublin Councilman Eric Swalwell seeking congressional seat in 2012 election

Eric Swalwell, an Alameda County deputy district attorney and Dublin City Councilman, announced his candidacy Wednesday for...

Original post made on May. 1, 2012
Last comment by Uh, on May 4, 2012 at 5:12 pm | 25 comments | 4457 Views
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Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
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Representing me or my money?
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