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Health care can be solved without rushing to socialized medicine

Regarding Congressman Jerry McNerney's opinion piece published Aug. 28, "Reform must be built on current system, let people...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 4, 2009 at 11:28 pm | 5 comments | 868 Views

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Friends set up 'thank you' fund for Danville Councilman Shimansky

Danville Councilman Mike Shimansky's condition is stable, say friends, but the bills are inevitably mounting. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 4, 2009 at 9:56 am | 2 comments | 986 Views

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Holiday ice rink moved back to Civic Center lot

Pleasanton's outdoor ice skating rink planned for the coming holiday season has been moved from Delucchi Park on First Street...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by RainMan, on Sep 11, 2009 at 5:27 pm | 11 comments | 1217 Views

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Man seriously injured in skateboard spill

A San Leandro man is in serious condition after he was found unconscious and bleeding from the head in the middle of a Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by administrator, on Apr 15, 2010 at 6:48 am | 4 comments | 1013 Views

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Oak Grove developers take legal battle to state Supreme Court

Attorneys for developers Jennifer Lin and her brother Frederic have asked the California Supreme Court to review a decision...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by Karen, on Sep 4, 2009 at 6:01 pm | 2 comments | 984 Views

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President's address to students causing a stir

President Obama will address students Tuesday in a live broadcast to participating classrooms, which has stemmed debates...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stay Cool, on Sep 7, 2009 at 5:38 pm | 88 comments | 3890 Views

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Pleasanton's bid to dismiss housing cap lawsuit rejected

An Alameda County Superior Court judge has rejected a bid by the city of Pleasanton to dismiss legal challenges by an affordable...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Sep 8, 2009 at 4:28 pm | 11 comments | 1318 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

DA to investigate possible hate crime

Two men were arrested Aug. 27 for allegedly beating a local taxi driver in what appears to be a racially-motivated crime,...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2009
Last comment by mac, on Sep 7, 2009 at 8:30 am | 4 comments | 1439 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Man arrested for alleged car break-in at Larkspur Landing Hotel

A 26-year-old man was arrested in Pleasanton this morning after authorities saw him trying to break into a car parked in...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2009
Last comment by elegant pheasant, on Sep 7, 2009 at 6:57 pm | 3 comments | 1616 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

President's address in Pleasanton schools tomorrow causing a stir

President Obama will address students tomorrow in a live broadcast to participating classrooms, which has stemmed debates...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Nancy, on Sep 7, 2009 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 1078 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

President's address in Pleasanton schools tomorrow causing a stir

President Obama will address students tomorrow in a live broadcast to participating classrooms, which has stemmed debates...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Fred, on Sep 8, 2009 at 10:20 pm | 68 comments | 1581 Views

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No decision until 5 p.m. tonight on whether Bay Bridge will re-open tomorrow morning

It will be "quite a challenge" to repair a damaged part of the eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in time...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2009
Last comment by Swami, on Sep 8, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1019 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Controversy continues over Obama's 10 a.m. video talk to students today

Controversy over President Obama's scheduled 10 a.m. address this morning to the nation's school children continued over...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Patriot Liberal, on Sep 19, 2009 at 3:40 pm | 178 comments | 6899 Views

AROUND TOWN

A rousing welcome for Army Sgt. Aaron Dagger, just back from Iraq

Scores of well-wishers waved banners, flags and cheered Friday to welcome home Army Sergeant Aaron Dagger from Iraq, another...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by LtCol Finnefrock, on Sep 16, 2009 at 12:36 pm | 9 comments | 2842 Views

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Pleasanton Military Families

Pleasanton Military Families, a support group for families of service members, meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 8, 2009 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 1083 Views

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It's 090909, last of the single-digit dates for almost a century

Today--and this date, particularly--represents the latest round of repeated, single-digit dates for almost a century, until...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2009
Last comment by ???, on Sep 9, 2009 at 8:57 pm | 7 comments | 1129 Views

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BUSINESS: Ross Stores reports August sales gains of 11%

Pleasanton-based Ross Stores, Inc. has reported that sales for the four weeks ended Aug. 29 increased 11 percent to $557...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by ShellyBeamony, on Sep 17, 2010 at 10:10 am | 5 comments | 1066 Views

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UPDATE: Controversy stems over President Obama's speech to students

Many students were greeted by President Barack Obama Tuesday morning as they were back in the classrooms from the Labor Day...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Huh, on Sep 13, 2009 at 9:34 pm | 29 comments | 1082 Views

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Food Pantry at Valley Bible Church

The Food Pantry at Valley Bible Church has open pantry hours on from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at 7106 Johnson Drive. Since...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 10, 2009 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 986 Views

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8 years after 9/11

It was eight years ago today that terrorists attacked the U.S., stunning the nation and bringing an outpouring of volunteers...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Censored, on Sep 14, 2009 at 12:03 am | 12 comments | 1103 Views
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