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Deadline tomorrow for applications to many Cal State colleges

With tomorrow the deadline for applying for admission to many of California's state colleges, admissions are becoming increasingly...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2009
Last comment by Chola Sista, on Dec 3, 2009 at 11:36 pm | 19 comments | 1240 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police arrest passenger in pickup truck parked alongside Hart Middle School today

Pleasanton police arrested a woman passenger but released the male driver after searching their pickup truck that was parked...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2009
Last comment by Solicitors need a license, on Dec 7, 2009 at 4:31 pm | 19 comments | 1510 Views

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Passengers praise heightened airport security despite longer waits

Passengers arriving on international flights at San Francisco International Airport Monday said they were glad for increased...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2009
Last comment by Janna, on Jan 2, 2010 at 11:40 pm | 19 comments | 1101 Views

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Woman accused of taking $900K from Pleasanton company

Pleasanton police arrested a resident of Walnut Creek Wednesday for embezzling $900,000 from a Pleasanton company over the...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Rob, on Jun 18, 2011 at 7:00 pm | 19 comments | 2355 Views

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Fair and Balanced Use of Waterboarding

Fair and Balanced - Bill O'Reilly of Fox News jokes about having the CIA kidnap Reid and Pelosi and then waterboard Pelosi....

Original post made by No Spin Zone on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by sickened and angry, on Feb 3, 2010 at 10:25 am | 19 comments | 918 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Union, Castlewood agree to continue negotiations; today's possible lockout avoided

The union that represents an estimated 60 part-time and full-time hourly workers at Castlewood Country Club said today the...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Dismayed, on Feb 23, 2010 at 3:57 pm | 19 comments | 1248 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Know the Law, Right?

The law regarding public notification of public school contract negotiations. http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/cgi-bin/displaycode?section=gov&group=03001-04000&file=3547-3547.5 " 3...

Original post made by Stacey on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 24, 2010 at 9:20 pm | 19 comments | 1315 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council members chosen to write ballot arguments for and against Oak Grove development proposal

City Council members have been chosen to write arguments in favor and against a ballot referendum to be voted on June 8 that...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Don't buy the hype, on Mar 2, 2010 at 10:53 pm | 19 comments | 1143 Views

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If you still think this is not a progressive agenda

So-called health care reform is the lynchpin of the progressive agenda, take the politicians at their own word. Occasionally,...

Original post made by jimf01 on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Mar 19, 2010 at 10:27 pm | 19 comments | 1185 Views

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"Obama Budget Proposal Likely to Decrease Charitable Contribution by Billions"

Quick... think about one of your favorite charities. For our family, it is Homeward Bound Goldens ... an amazing Golden...

Original post made by Mark on Apr. 18, 2010
Last comment by Kathleen, on Apr 19, 2010 at 7:34 pm | 19 comments | 878 Views

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Dilapidated home at 4345 First Street

I am curious if anyone knows what is going to happen to the old house next to the liquor store on First street. I am sure...

Original post made by Marie on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Jetson, on May 10, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 19 comments | 1939 Views

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'The Eternal Ribbon' - Dublin's new Gateway arch

Drive across I-580 from Hopyard to Dougherty Road and Dublin Boulevard, and there it is: Dublin's new gateway feature: "The...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 29, 2010 at 7:58 pm | 19 comments | 1002 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto, Menlo Park school parcel taxes pass by wide margin

http://www.mercurynews.com/environment/ci_15020030 "In preliminary election results Tuesday night, 79.36 percent of voters...

Original post made by Jill on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by To Truth, Justice, and blah blah blah, on May 6, 2010 at 10:20 pm | 19 comments | 1372 Views

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Pleasanton PD Supports Public Drunks at Concerts

The PD has inordinately strict rules for drinking during the First Wednesdays and wine strolls. In fact, drinkers are roped...

Original post made by what\\\'s wrong with this picture on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by I'm with what's wrong with this picture, on Jun 9, 2010 at 3:41 pm | 19 comments | 2572 Views

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Tracy man stabbed in fight last night on Vineyard Avenue

A Tracy man was stabbed in Pleasanton Sunday evening and police are looking for more information related to the incident. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Jun 25, 2010 at 3:36 am | 19 comments | 1709 Views

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'Red carpet' treatment awaits those seeking permits in Pleasanton

Pleasanton has re-opened its building permit center at 200 Old Bernal Ave. following a three-month remodel. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by sickofit, on Jun 24, 2010 at 11:18 am | 19 comments | 1118 Views

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TIME FOR A NEW MAYOR

Okay, I've heard it said on this forum you can't be against something you have to be fore something. It's time to start thinking...

Original post made by LOCAL MAYOR on Jun. 27, 2010
Last comment by Candidates?, on Jul 7, 2010 at 9:39 am | 19 comments | 1265 Views

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CNN Money: Pleasanton Named Top 100 Best Cities To Live

Yay, Pleasanton! Just don't read the negative blogs that permeate the boards here that put a sour taste to the feel of...

Original post made by Proud and Staying Positive on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Jen, on Jul 13, 2010 at 4:36 pm | 19 comments | 1971 Views

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Dems Start to Panic As Midterm Reality Sets In

Public and private polling suggests that anxiety over the lack of jobs and anger over the big-spending ways of the Administration...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Chris, on Jul 25, 2010 at 7:35 am | 19 comments | 1057 Views

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The way forward, a choice in November

The Democrats controlling the federal budget process have openly stated they will defer action on President Obama's proposed...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Aug 12, 2010 at 9:35 am | 19 comments | 1183 Views
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