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AROUND TOWN

Just a taste of what is to come

I tried to visit the library today a little after 3PM to return a DVD that was due. The parking lot was filled to bursting...

Original post made by A Worried Library User on Nov. 1, 2009
Last comment by Pleasantonian, on Nov 2, 2009 at 12:15 pm | 3 comments | 1816 Views

AROUND TOWN

Concerted Effort to Silence Free Speech

An ongoing, concerted effort to shutdown all reasoned and civil discourse on important issues facing our community is well...

Original post made by Stacey on Mar. 3, 2011
Last comment by SteveP, on Mar 4, 2011 at 10:33 am | 3 comments | 1815 Views

SPORTS

Kevin Laue, former AVHS basketball star

There is a link on the very front page of Yahoo.com to an article about Kevin Laue and his current basketball season. Congratulations...

Original post made by PleasantonSportsFan on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 28, 2009 at 9:24 am | 2 comments | 1814 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

US Supreme Court rules California must immediately release approximately 37,000 prisoners.

Today, May 23rd., the United States Supreme court ruled in favor of the plainiff by a 6-2 margin that California do to prison...

Original post made by Martha on May. 23, 2011
Last comment by Just Another American, on May 25, 2011 at 11:21 am | 32 comments | 1814 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

We're a top city again for liveability

Pleasanton has done it again. Following Money Magazine's inclusion of our town on its 2010 list of the "100 Best Places to...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 26, 2011 at 11:11 pm | 14 comments | 1814 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Morgan fire on eastern slope of Mount Diablo now 45% contained

The Morgan Fire, which has blackened the slopes of Mount Diablo and caused the evacuation of dozens of homes, is now 45%...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2013
Last comment by republicrat, on Sep 11, 2013 at 2:00 am | 5 comments | 1813 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Request for a Town Meeting with Jerry McNerney about Obama's Healthcare Plan

If Obama's healthcare plan has not been adopted before the August recess of Congress, this is a very very strong request...

Original post made by Concerned Pleasanton Resident on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Debbie, on Aug 10, 2009 at 8:23 pm | 14 comments | 1812 Views

SPORTS

PJFL

A great big thank you to Dublin High School for stepping up and allowing PJFL to play 6 games on their field on Saturday....

Original post made by Mike on Nov. 3, 2008
Last comment by willegers, on Nov 8, 2008 at 2:35 pm | 4 comments | 1811 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Muslims moving to Hacienda

The Muslim Community Center of the East Bay has found a permanent home in Pleasanton in Hacienda Business Park. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Aug 8, 2010 at 11:36 pm | 27 comments | 1811 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hatfield-McCoy feud comes to Pleasanton

We've all heard about the legendary Hatfield-McCoy family feud of the late 1800s that pitted two back-country West Virginia-Kentucky...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 23, 2012 at 11:17 pm | 29 comments | 1811 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton school board OKs early retirement buyout plan

Teachers eligible for retirement will be offered an extra incentive to bow out early under a plan approved Tuesday night...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by Barton Parent, on Mar 17, 2012 at 9:32 pm | 19 comments | 1811 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Amador Valley High's civics champs make top 10 in nationals

Amador Valley High School's Competition Civics team was named one of the top 10 in the country last night after two days...

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by Announce To The World..., on May 10, 2008 at 5:49 am | 12 comments | 1810 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

DA finds school board member within law

School board trustee Pat Kernan appears to be off the hook, for now, after recently being accused of maintaining a primary...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by JT, on Jun 22, 2008 at 11:46 pm | 9 comments | 1810 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer resigns

Embattled Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer told her colleagues in a letter Friday that she is resigning from office...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2012
Last comment by Watson, on Apr 26, 2012 at 10:37 am | 30 comments | 1809 Views

AROUND TOWN

Volunteers needed to help Bay Area homeless veterans

Caring citizens are invited to join in giving a "hand up" to our less fortunate men and women who have served honorably in...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 17, 2012 at 4:30 pm | 7 comments | 1809 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

For mayor of Pleasanton: now there are three

Planning Commissioner Anne Fox and former commissioner Mary Roberts plan to challenge Mayor Jennifer Hosterman for the city's...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by Vinelander, on Jul 26, 2008 at 9:53 pm | 20 comments | 1808 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Aprox. 25 cars had their tires slashed!!

I keep waiting to see if this comes up in the local news but nada. On the morning of March 6th aprox. 25 cars had one or...

Original post made by Maria Iglesias on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by Maria Iglesias, on Mar 11, 2009 at 1:27 pm | 11 comments | 1808 Views

SPORTS

Sport Strong Basketball Tryouts

Sport Strong Elite 7th Grade Class of 2015 Looking to fill 2-3 roster spots for the Fall/Winter 2009-2010 Season We...

Original post made by Sportstrong on Jul. 22, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1808 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

More tire slashings, this time in Sutter Gate neighborhood

Police are investigating at least 13 tire slashings that occurred April 10 and April 11 in the Sutter Gate area. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Alannaz, on May 4, 2012 at 4:35 pm | 8 comments | 1808 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Court overturns restrictions on concealed weapons in California

A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco struck down a San Diego law Thursday that restricted...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Feb 21, 2014 at 8:30 pm | 66 comments | 1808 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
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