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BART Transbay Tube open after hellish commute

BART announced at 3:44 p.m. that its West Oakland station is open for normal service, after the Transbay Tube was shut down...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by Arnold, on Jun 15, 2012 at 2:05 pm | 4 comments | 1327 Views

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Pleasanton Police on facebook?

Does Pleasanton police have a page like this one? Much better than the text only police blotter. https://www.facebook.com/polkcountysheriff...

Original post made by pTownResident on Jun. 15, 2012
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Quarter century for triathlon in Pleasanton

The 25th annual Tri-for-Fun Triathlon Series kicks off this weekend with close to 1,000 triathletes expected Saturday to...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by Curious, on Jun 15, 2012 at 8:41 am | 4 comments | 1804 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The school district has lost the plot

The school district informed parents this week that they plan to shorten the school day by almost an hour in 1-3rd grade....

Original post made by Disappointed on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Tami, on Jun 15, 2012 at 7:38 am | 85 comments | 4635 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Toilet-Papered

Our home was toilet-papered this weekend. I want to remind parents that in the State of California, this can be considered...

Original post made by parent on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by KeithB, on Jun 14, 2012 at 7:20 pm | 33 comments | 3000 Views

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Go 'Disease' Mocker Go !!

Thank you 'disease' mocker. Love your mocking and ridicule...beat mittens at her own game. If only Gina would or could block...

Original post made by Boycott on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by Liberalism is worse then a disease, on Jun 14, 2012 at 5:49 pm | 2 comments | 940 Views

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Neighbors from HELL

Does anyone else have a neighbor from hell? Or is it just me that went out of her way to get me fired....

Original post made by Marcos on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Seamus, on Jun 14, 2012 at 5:34 pm | 3 comments | 1129 Views

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Pleasantonians 4 Peace plan candlelight vigil Wednesday

Pleasantonians 4 Peace will hold a candlelight vigil at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, in front of the Museum on Main, 603 Main...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by corky, on Jun 14, 2012 at 4:21 pm | 10 comments | 1050 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent arbitrarily eliminates month and a half of instruction time for primary grades 1, 2 and 3

Pleasanton just sent out an email slashing instructional time for Grades 1 through 3. Pupils in primary grades 1-3 will...

Original post made by Kids Deserve Better on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Kids Deserve Better, on Jun 14, 2012 at 7:50 am | 11 comments | 1287 Views

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Fundraiser tonight for Janet Liang

A fundraiser for Janet Liang is taking place today, June 13, from 5-8 p.m. at Sweet Tomatoes, 4501 Hopyard Road in Pleasanton....

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Jun 13, 2012 at 9:15 pm | 2 comments | 1188 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD Slashes Instructional Time for Students in Secret

PUSD sent home a muddled barely readable letter that is difficult to interpret, but some say that they are cutting instructional...

Original post made by What? on Jun. 9, 2012
Last comment by jake, on Jun 13, 2012 at 8:08 pm | 83 comments | 3297 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Congratulations to our first Find the Fair logo ticket winner!

Congratulations to ==B Bill Bennett,== the winner of four Alameda County Fair tickets in the first week of the Find the Fair...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by sharon, on Jun 13, 2012 at 6:17 pm | 3 comments | 950 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Here's the Class of 2012 at Foothill, Amador Valley, Village, Horizon high schools

Here's the Class of 2012 at Foothill, Amador Valley, Village, Horizon high schools with a complete list of the students who...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Nancy, on Jun 13, 2012 at 5:17 pm | 12 comments | 5453 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Date set for trial of former head of CNET

The cop in charge of Contra Costa County's anti-drug effort has a federal court date set for the drug charges against him....

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 13, 2012 at 3:51 pm | 1 comment | 2108 Views

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Hole-in-one makes history

It was a win-win for Andrew Searcy at the 28th annual ValleyCare Charitable Foundation Golf Tournament on June 1. Not only...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Michelle Wagner, on Jun 13, 2012 at 1:41 pm | 2 comments | 959 Views

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Pentin launches campaign for City Council seat

Pleasanton businessman and city Planning Commission Chairman Jerry Pentin launched his campaign this week for election to...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Manuel, on Jun 13, 2012 at 12:08 pm | 21 comments | 1608 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Union sues San Jose to block pension reform measure

Union representatives announced Wednesday that they have filed lawsuits against the city of San Jose to contest the legality...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by To Angry, on Jun 12, 2012 at 3:26 pm | 15 comments | 1687 Views

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Block of ice falls from sky, hits roof of house

A basketball-size block of ice fell from the sky and hit the roof of a Fremont home at about 6 p.m. Sunday in Fremont. A...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Uncle Bob, you are stupid, on Jun 12, 2012 at 3:04 pm | 5 comments | 1103 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Appeals court upholds conviction of former BART police officer

A state appeals court in San Francisco has upheld the involuntary manslaughter conviction of former BART police Officer Johannes...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 12, 2012 at 11:41 am | 6 comments | 1372 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Buy a better seat? REALLY??

Posted on AVHS Newsletter: AMADOR VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL PTSA Graduation Ceremony Preferred Seating 8 seats within...

Original post made by Mary on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by Sonoma, on Jun 11, 2012 at 9:45 pm | 16 comments | 1674 Views
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