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CarMax Auto Superstore coming to Pleasanton

CarMax, Inc., the country's largest retailer of used cars, plans to build a CarMax Auto Superstore on a 20-acre site at I-580...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2014
Last comment by FrequentWalkerMiles, on Feb 24, 2016 at 1:15 pm | 16 comments | 8495 Views

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State revenue totaled totaled $6.4 billion in March, state controller reports

State Controller John Chiang said Friday that revenues for March totaled $6.4 billion, surpassing estimates in the 2014-15...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 19, 2014 at 9:26 am | 16 comments | 5231 Views

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Dublin man shot, killed in baseball attack on police officer

A domestic violence suspect was shot and killed by a police officer in Dublin Sunday evening after allegedly attacking an...

Original post made on May. 5, 2014
Last comment by Jake, on May 5, 2014 at 8:41 pm | 16 comments | 3302 Views

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Stoneridge Drive

How is the hated Stoneridge Drive to Livermore doing. I drove over the other day and there was absolutely no traffic. Where...

Original post made by Wondering on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by J, on May 26, 2014 at 10:48 pm | 16 comments | 2189 Views

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What a mess on Monaco Court

Homeowners on Monaco Court and neighboring streets were awakened Friday by crews with large machines adding pavement slurry...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2014
Last comment by Another Windmill Lane Homeowner, on Aug 19, 2014 at 8:36 pm | 16 comments | 6310 Views

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WHO MONITORS CITY CONTRACTORS?

The city of Pleasanton contracts with several contractors to provide city services to the residents of Pleasanton. The focus...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Aug. 14, 2014
Last comment by Roger, on Aug 9, 2015 at 12:55 am | 16 comments | 1029 Views

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Local Businesses -STOP posting Political Signs downtown

I do not appreciate seeing your biased political signs cluttering the front of a restaurant, bank, hair salon, real estate...

Original post made by Tom Morris on Oct. 1, 2014
Last comment by pleasanton was nice forty years ago, on Oct 6, 2014 at 7:06 am | 16 comments | 1634 Views

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Roadshow: The torture that is the I-680 evening commute

http://www.mercurynews.com/mr-roadshow/ci_27795665/roadshow-northbound-interstate-680 Q I've noticed that small wooden stakes...

Original post made by Anonymous on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by Map, on Apr 7, 2015 at 12:57 pm | 16 comments | 1198 Views

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Livermore police searching for man who fired shots at officer this morning

Livermore police are searching for a suspect who fired shots at an officer early this morning. Read the full story here...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Damon, on May 15, 2015 at 11:40 am | 16 comments | 1826 Views

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Golden Eagle couple losing good views of Mt. Diablo

Candileigh and Gary Monzo will soon lose the majestic view they've had of Mount Diablo and adjacent hills since moving to...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2015
Last comment by Confused resident, on Jun 8, 2015 at 11:03 pm | 16 comments | 3173 Views

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WHAT ARE THE NEEDS OF THIS SCHOOL DISTRICT? LEAVE THE PERSONAL INSULTS OUT OF THE DISCUSSION, ADDRESS THE NEEDS!

"The Governing Board recognizes that it has a direct responsibility to select and employ the Superintendent. Whenever it...

Original post made by Michael Austin on Jun. 10, 2015
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Jun 12, 2015 at 12:07 am | 16 comments | 1160 Views

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Donlon Elementary principal resigns

Donlon Elementary principal Lynnette Chirrick announced Thursday she will be leaving her position for a job at the Alameda...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2015
Last comment by sidnee, on Jul 20, 2015 at 12:06 pm | 16 comments | 6497 Views

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Shopping carts, garbage and bad manners, oh my!

One of the important reasons we chose to purchase our home and raise our children in this community was the involvement of...

Original post made by Neighbor2Neighbor on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Billie, on Oct 16, 2015 at 9:48 am | 16 comments | 885 Views

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Swalwell calls for immigration enforcement reform

Months after the fatal shooting of Pleasanton native Kate Steinle by an undocumented immigrant, Congressman Eric Swalwell...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 14, 2015 at 12:18 pm | 16 comments | 2298 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Barbara Walters and Pleasanton

Barbara Walters has a new memoir, Audition, and on page 476 she writes, "...when the court sent him (Michael Milken) to...

Original post made by Laurene on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by 80's small timer, on Jan 6, 2012 at 8:31 pm | 16 comments | 13915 Views

RESTAURANTS

Amarone Italian Restaurant - A REAL Italian meal

Finally, a REAL Italian restaurant. The chef is from Florence, the owners from Verona, Italy. They KNOW how to do it up...

Original post made by Pleasantonian on Jan. 27, 2009
Last comment by Benjamin, on Aug 11, 2009 at 12:15 am | 16 comments | 3372 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tri-Valley mayors request federal aid to help struggling homeowners

The mayors of the Tri-Valley are asking Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton)to seek $2.6 million in federal aid to help...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2008
Last comment by Darwinian Economist, on Feb 3, 2008 at 2:38 pm | 16 comments | 3348 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hosterman lists top priorities: Hunkering down as weak economy hits city, Pleasanton downtown

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman, re-elected to a third term Tuesday, said the City Council and city staff will start immediately...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by Karen, on Nov 10, 2008 at 11:16 pm | 16 comments | 2101 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Blankets delivered to NICU

The Blankets for Babies group recently headed to to Lucille Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford to deliver handmade...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2008
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 8, 2009 at 1:22 pm | 16 comments | 2093 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Andal rules out 2010 congressional run against McNerney

Dean Andal, the former state Assemblyman from Stockton who challenged Congressman Jerry McNerney (d-Pleasanton) in last November's...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 25, 2009 at 5:19 pm | 16 comments | 1916 Views
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