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Court upholds gay judge's ruling on Proposition 8

A federal judge in San Francisco Tuesday denied a bid by the sponsors of Proposition 8 to have him nullify a decision that...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Jun 19, 2011 at 2:30 pm | 24 comments | 1431 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Safeway and Gas Sales

I read in a forum post that the City Council had denied Safeway the ability to sell gasoline at the new store at Bernal/680....

Original post made by Paul on Jul. 31, 2011
Last comment by Reason, on Aug 2, 2011 at 12:49 pm | 24 comments | 2204 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

JOB TALK .. too little, too late,.. OK if it works

Inauguration day is always January 20. Obama was sworn in in 2009. Finally, for debt ceiling, political distraction, Obama...

Original post made by Mainstream middle-class jobless on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by I've Read Marx, on Aug 4, 2011 at 10:16 am | 24 comments | 1182 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Employee pension crisis endangers San Jose's future, mayor says

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed said Monday that his city is left with limited and difficult choices on how to manage and reduce...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by Concerned, on Aug 29, 2011 at 10:04 pm | 24 comments | 1596 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Plenty of rebukes for repulsive race-baiting from Democrat Congressman

A number of African-American leaders across the country, none of them Democrats, publicly denounced or directly rebuked Indiana...

Original post made by jimf01 on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by jimf01, on Sep 5, 2011 at 1:27 am | 24 comments | 1294 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Democrats True Colors

From the video out of President Obama's campaign appearance in LA, it is apparent that quite a large number of the crowd...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 27, 2011
Last comment by Biggots creep in, on Oct 1, 2011 at 4:28 pm | 24 comments | 1490 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What are we raising?

I've been bothered by some stories I've heard around town in regards to our teenagers. Stories about boys asking girls to...

Original post made by Concerned about our kids on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Brad, on Nov 5, 2011 at 12:15 pm | 24 comments | 1947 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Hiding Romney's Non Christian Credentials

Flying Under the Radar: Hiding Romney's Non Christian Credentials If Mitt Romney would tell thetruth about his religion,...

Original post made by TRUTH on Dec. 11, 2011
Last comment by Real Republican, on Dec 14, 2011 at 9:28 pm | 24 comments | 3983 Views

AROUND TOWN

What does the new Safeway add to Pleasanton?

I went there today (Dec. 17) for the first time. Around 10 am. Pretty empty, especially for the weekend before Christmas....

Original post made by mystified about the new safeway on Dec. 17, 2011
Last comment by A. Fan, on Dec 31, 2011 at 12:45 am | 24 comments | 2139 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Two suspects injured in I-580 crash yesterday after chase from Stoneridge Mall

Two auto burglary suspects sustained minor injuries after a car chase that led from the Stoneridge Shopping Center onto I-580...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by Greg, on Dec 24, 2011 at 5:07 am | 24 comments | 2092 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Miss California competition starts tomorrow for 'Miss Pleasanton'

Foothill High 2010 grad Danielle Alvari, aka Miss Pleasanton, will represent her city and the Bay Area this weekend in a...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by Carolyn, on Feb 3, 2013 at 7:58 am | 24 comments | 2762 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hosterman cites city's progress in her last 'State of City' address

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman delivered her last "State of the City" address yesterday, and what a way to go out. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by Shaking in my shoes, on Feb 23, 2012 at 11:55 pm | 24 comments | 1337 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Council puts Club NEO on probation, cuts number of patrons allowed by nearly one-third

The Pleasanton City Council placed the troubled Club NEO on probation Tuesday, ordering the Gateway Square nightclub to cut...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2012
Last comment by law and order, on Apr 7, 2012 at 11:02 pm | 24 comments | 2426 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Walmart facing a bribery probe. Only the best for P-town!

Itís great to know Pleasanton will be getting a second Walmart. I canít wait to buy lead-tainted produce from China at the...

Original post made by Sal on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by mittens, on Apr 25, 2012 at 8:32 am | 24 comments | 1275 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rude Experience Spoiled Mother's Day

I've been in US for 15 years and lived in Pleasanton for 6 years and think it's one of the best places to live. Today...

Original post made by Ram Dawani on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by MP, on Jan 12, 2014 at 2:26 pm | 24 comments | 2562 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

The Preserves Neighborhood - Car Hits House

Does anyone know what happened in The Preserves on Laural Creek Drive either the evening of July 5 or the morning of July...

Original post made by Just Curious on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Other, on Jul 12, 2012 at 10:36 pm | 24 comments | 2714 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Mall incidents in Pleasanton, Walnut Creek may be related

Police are investigating whether a robbery using a knife at the Broadway Plaza parking garage in Walnut Creek on Wednesday...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Mittens, on Jul 18, 2012 at 9:14 am | 24 comments | 2634 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Crowds cheer Thorne at rally for his election as Pleasanton mayor

City Councilman and candidate for mayor Jerry Thorne told more than 100 supporters at his recent fundraising reception that...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Ditto, curious too, on Aug 6, 2012 at 12:26 am | 24 comments | 2027 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Guest opinion: No school board election this November -- what does it mean?

One might argue that no challengers mean that the community is mostly satisfied with the performance of its school board....

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Sep 10, 2012 at 11:45 am | 24 comments | 2952 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

We are, indeed, TAXED ENOUGH ALREADY ! ! !

NO on Prop 30! This is JUST federal Income taxes. Consider all of the other ways in which you are taxed, double taxed, even...

Original post made by jimf01 on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by No on 30 and 38, on Oct 25, 2012 at 2:09 pm | 24 comments | 3135 Views
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