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Gardasil and AB 499

Recently, the Pleasanton Weekly published an article about a survivor of cervical cancer. Regardless of what you think about...

Original post made by No to Gardasil on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by No to Gardasil, on Feb 13, 2012 at 5:50 pm | 12 comments | 1126 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wal-Mart replacing Nob Hill

As it says in the staff report, Wal-Mart applied for a Zoning Certificate to operate a supermarket as a permitted use at...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 12, 2012
Last comment by SherryG, on Feb 13, 2012 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 1795 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Suspect in botched armed robbery last year due in court

A San Ramon man accused of a failed armed robbery attempt in Pleasanton last August is due in court March 15. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Carpe Deez Nuts, on Feb 12, 2012 at 8:06 pm | 7 comments | 1757 Views

AROUND TOWN

12 protest new Walmart grocery store planned for vacant San Ramon supermarket site

A handful of San Ramon residents gathered in front of a future Walmart Neighborhood Market Wednesday to protest the big box...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Daneva, on Feb 12, 2012 at 12:36 pm | 30 comments | 1201 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Smell raises big stink across parts of Pleasanton Thursday

That pungent smell that was wafting across Pleasanton Thursday was nothing more than compost being put down by parks workers...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Jesse, on Feb 10, 2012 at 11:11 pm | 23 comments | 1761 Views

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Mothers with a Purpose group meets at Foothill High tonight

Host guest speaker, Bradley Dehaven author of "Defining Moments." A suburban father's journey into his son's Oxy addiction....

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by My 2 cents, on Feb 10, 2012 at 4:33 pm | 10 comments | 797 Views

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Bagpipes at Veterans Memorial building tonight

If you're in the vicinity of the Veterans Memorial Building on Main Street tonight, expect to hear the familiar strains of...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 10, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 3 comments | 880 Views

SPORTS

Alameda County fire captain records dramatic rescue

Capt. Tom Pappas of the Alameda County Fire Department took part in a dramatic rescue Tuesday morning that was recorded by...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Friendly, on Feb 10, 2012 at 8:56 am | 2 comments | 1654 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

I-680 toll lane marks 1st anniversary today

As the I-680 Express Lane marks its first anniversary today, almost half a million drivers have paid atoll electronically...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Chris, on Feb 9, 2012 at 8:55 pm | 18 comments | 1984 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Foothill vs. Amador Valley in big game tonight

Amador Valley High and crosstown rival Foothill compete against each other in Pleasanton's equivalent of a college bowl at...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by Peachy, on Feb 9, 2012 at 3:56 pm | 17 comments | 1274 Views

SPORTS

Big bass breaks Shadow Cliffs record

This fish story has witnesses: Eric Doppee, 13, caught a black bass at Shadow Cliffs lake on Saturday that weighed 18 pounds...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2012
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Feb 9, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 18 comments | 2139 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Let'em Have It

Those that missed the One Bay Area workshops can make your feelings known on future growth/development in the Bay Area to...

Original post made by Bill on Feb. 9, 2012
There are no comments yet. 751 Views

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Mayor Hosterman/Wal-Mart

In a recent Mayor's report, Mayor Hosterman commented on the possible explanation of a Legislative action vs. a Ministerial...

Original post made by Pete on Feb. 5, 2012
Last comment by Mrs. B, on Feb 9, 2012 at 11:16 am | 112 comments | 3422 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Club Neo murder ?

Any info on it ? There were large scale fights inside the club, then outside cops were everywhere with AR-15's out. I heard...

Original post made by 1in7Billion on Jan. 15, 2012
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Feb 8, 2012 at 5:19 pm | 6 comments | 1742 Views

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And now Walmart in San Ramon

Well it seems that Walmart is making a run at the vacant building on Alcosta. Read this link: http://www.danvilleexpress.com/news/show_story.php?id=7136 Wonder...

Original post made by Jillian on Feb. 4, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 8, 2012 at 5:00 pm | 18 comments | 1515 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A Better Way to Support Schools

As we all well know, schools need our financial help. A Parcel Tax is not the way to do it. For one thing a parcel tax...

Original post made by common sense on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Fool me once, on Feb 8, 2012 at 4:33 pm | 18 comments | 1939 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fremont man shot during brawl at Hopyard Road nightclub

Pleasanton police are investigating a shooting at Club Neo early Sunday that injured a Fremont man during a brawl and fierce...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2012
Last comment by Queen Daina, on Feb 8, 2012 at 12:49 pm | 36 comments | 1968 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fur flies over proposed change to animal shelter law

Valley Humane Society would be negatively impacted if Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to repeal the 1998 Hayden Law goes through....

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by San Ramon Observer, on Feb 8, 2012 at 10:19 am | 13 comments | 1013 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Irish rose turns 104

Visiting with Margaret Davoren at her kitchen table is like chatting with an old friend. She recently talked in her soft...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by Taylor Davoren, on Feb 7, 2012 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 979 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

I am raising funds for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). As a participant in their Team In Training San Diego half...

Original post made by Candace on Feb. 7, 2012
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The Gay Rights Movement Coming of Age
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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