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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Eco-Democrat Socialist Author in NYT: "America, prepare to give up your air-conditioning"

Now we should all "redistribute" and ration our air-conditioning systems, according to this eco-democrat socialist NYT author. http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2012/06/21/sho...

Original post made by More AC on Jun. 24, 2012
Last comment by Arroyo, on Jun 25, 2012 at 5:56 pm | 6 comments | 1225 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Trio attacks, shoots 20-year-old in Livermore

An apparently intoxicated 20-year-old was found stumbling along a Livermore street early Saturday morning with a gunshot...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 25, 2012 at 2:53 pm | 5 comments | 1139 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police log: Scammer bilks woman out of nearly $2,000

A con artist claiming to be the victim's grandson swindled a woman out of $1,900 last week, police reports said. The man...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 25, 2012 at 11:05 am | 13 comments | 1539 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teenager- Ideas for Summer Fun

I have a teenage boy who will turn 16 in a few weeks. He is looking for a job but hasn't found one yet, and can't start...

Original post made by Susan on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by Sandy, on Jun 24, 2012 at 4:27 pm | 21 comments | 2159 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

And now THIS! Obama invites member of terror group to Whitehouse

How much more from this anti-American president can we take? He now invites a member of an Egyptian terror group to the...

Original post made by !!! on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Nurse Shark, on Jun 24, 2012 at 12:41 pm | 12 comments | 1318 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton ending fiscal year in strong financial shape

Except for a few financial hiccups, the city of Pleasanton will close its fiscal year budget June 30 again in a strong position...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by Stacey, on Jun 24, 2012 at 9:33 am | 23 comments | 1346 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

My Problem with PUSD Vision Statement

Open Letter to Superintendent Ahmadi, An email regarding the PUSD Board Update of 6/19/12 was received today. I strongly...

Original post made by Mark on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by Difficult, on Jun 23, 2012 at 6:51 pm | 51 comments | 2587 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Little League Rules do not Need to Change for Your Kid

Kathy Rheel complains that the national Little League rules need to be changed when they do not suit her. There should be...

Original post made by grow up on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Kangaroo, on Jun 23, 2012 at 11:04 am | 4 comments | 1150 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Anyone watching the school board meeting tonight?

I am out of town, but the agenda is so long that I'm betting the meeting will go till midnight. The 2012-2013 budget,...

Original post made by Sandy on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by LuvPleasanton, on Jun 22, 2012 at 8:01 pm | 4 comments | 1603 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alameda County Fair parade at 9:30 a.m. today on Main Street

The Alameda County Fair parade will start at 9:30 a.m. today on Main Street, moving from the Amador Valley High School parking...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Jun 22, 2012 at 12:26 pm | 5 comments | 1584 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Re-employment benefits extended for former NUMMI workers, others

The U.S. Department of Labor announced a $6 million grant Tuesday to continue re-employment services for more than 4,800...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by kim, on Jun 21, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 1366 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Historian, author Craig Smith at downtown Pleasanton book store today

Author Craig Smith draws upon military records, diary entries, personal interviews and his own extensive on-the-ground reporting...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by kim, on Jun 21, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 3 comments | 1087 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Woman charged with leaving infants in car while shopping at Stoneridge Mall

A Danville woman faces felony child endangerment chages in connection with leaving her two infant twins in a car at Stoneridge...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Tamara, on Jun 21, 2012 at 1:25 pm | 21 comments | 1964 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Manhattan Beach Education Fund Gives MBUSD $5M

A childhood friend sent me this about her school district. I told her I wish PUSD could have a foundation like this, instead...

Original post made by Envious and Frustrated About Our Community on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by Arnold, on Jun 21, 2012 at 11:13 am | 4 comments | 1199 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police hope for information in two May death cases

Police are still waiting on information on two recent Pleasanton death cases. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=9496...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by Mom, on Jun 20, 2012 at 9:57 pm | 5 comments | 1409 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What have the police decided about the shootings?

It's been over a month, and I'm finding it very hard to believe that the Pleasanton Police have not had a definitive answer...

Original post made by No resolution? on Jun. 10, 2012
Last comment by Cover up??, on Jun 20, 2012 at 9:51 pm | 18 comments | 1652 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area median home prices, sales up in May

The median sale price for Bay Area homes rose for the second consecutive month in May -- up 7.5 percent from a year ago --...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by William Teller, on Jun 20, 2012 at 2:20 pm | 3 comments | 1101 Views

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First Spare the Air Day of the season tomorrow

Saturday has been declared the first Spare the Air day of the summer season, according to the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2012
Last comment by Curious, on Jun 20, 2012 at 1:52 pm | 5 comments | 1012 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Forensic Audit Uncovers Embezzlement -- School Supt Arrested

Almanac News, Embarcadero Publishing's peninsula newspaper, along with the Mercury News is reporting a District superintendent...

Original post made by Busted on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Oh, Arnold, on Jun 20, 2012 at 8:03 am | 4 comments | 1365 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

One of our greatest national security threats you haven't heard...

I encourage you to inform yourself about what is at stake here. The democrats...(yes, and non-conservative RINO republicans)...

Original post made by Concerned for America on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Arnold, on Jun 20, 2012 at 7:26 am | 2 comments | 1043 Views
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Weekly, TV30 to host Pleasanton mayoral, city council candidates' forum
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Earthquake Insurance
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