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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Does anyone know why the Livermore PD evacuated the area tonight?

The Livermore PD evacuated the area around the Bank of the West on 2nd street this evening. Neighboring businesses were...

Original post made by Curious on Mar. 29, 2010
Last comment by Richard, on Mar 31, 2010 at 1:52 am | 2 comments | 1844 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Attorney surrenders in alleged fraud scheme

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley said Tuesday that Los Angeles attorney Susana Ragos Chung surrendered on...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Mar 31, 2010 at 11:35 am | 2 comments | 1426 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Top 100 Conservative Websites/Blogs according to search eng "Alexa"

For a different perspective, other than the lamestream media, here is a list of websites / blogs that are oriented to the...

Original post made by Amy on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Mom for Truth, on Mar 31, 2010 at 8:07 pm | 2 comments | 956 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

On again, off again state worker furloughs--now on again

A state appeals court Tuesday temporarily reinstated furloughs of three days per month for more than 70,000 state workers. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by itsme, on Mar 31, 2010 at 10:55 pm | 2 comments | 855 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Here we go again...

First we have the House Republicans who were for a single-payer health plan before they were against it. Then we had Palin,...

Original post made by JimflQ1 on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by anti-stupid brigade, on Apr 6, 2010 at 11:36 am | 2 comments | 813 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Another Pelosi outrage

Take a look at this! This kind of speech is clearly irresponsible and only encourages the Marxists and Fascists that make...

Original post made by jimfO1 on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 8, 2010 at 11:09 am | 2 comments | 861 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

The IRS will hire 16,500 new agents to enforce health care

The new Health Care reform legislation, just voted in by the Democrats in Congress and signed by President Barack Obama,...

Original post made by jimf01 on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by jimf01, on Apr 12, 2010 at 11:10 am | 2 comments | 934 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pirates, Treasure & More

The event is from 2-2:45 p.m. April 10 at the Pleasanton Public Library, 400 Old Bernal Ave. Enjoy a sneak peek at scenes...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Pirate Radio, on Apr 9, 2010 at 3:30 pm | 2 comments | 868 Views

AROUND TOWN

Scholarship gives Amador grad more than just financial help

When Stacey Wenzel was a Las Positas College student applying for scholarships to help advance her education, she never dreamed...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by MP, on Apr 13, 2010 at 1:46 pm | 2 comments | 1260 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Race to Nowhere Screening

18 St Elizabeth Seton Church, Pope John Paul II Activity Center, Pleasanton, CA Date and Time May 18, 2010 - 7:00pm City Pleasanton...

Original post made by parent on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by Liz Anya, on May 12, 2010 at 1:14 pm | 2 comments | 897 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: Airport noise vs. housing

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6892 posted Friday, April 16, 2010,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Repleasnacrat, on Apr 16, 2010 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 878 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'PTA Shops Ptown'

Pleasanton PTA Council representatives will be hitting the streets soon to drum up support for its program, PTA Shops Ptown. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by John, on Apr 20, 2010 at 10:05 am | 2 comments | 1270 Views

AROUND TOWN

Occasional rain again in forecast today for Pleasanton, Tri-Valley

Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley are expected to be cloudy with scattered showers today and a 60 percent chance of some rain...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2010
Last comment by ya right, on Apr 23, 2010 at 10:03 am | 2 comments | 741 Views

SPORTS

Hearing today at Santa Rita jail on early release of prisoners

A hearing is being held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the Santa Rita Jail to discus the early release of prisoners due to...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by BABYMAMA, on Apr 23, 2010 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 1686 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

On "Saving the Planet" by George Carlin (a simply great YouTube video)

In summary, the planet is just fine, in George Carlin's opinion. (Note: some salty language...but the message is right...

Original post made by Pete on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by Love him !, on Apr 25, 2010 at 11:58 pm | 2 comments | 716 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thursday morning drunken driver wreaks havoc

There is no mention in today's Pleasanton Weekly Online (nor in the Valley Times) regarding the DUI driver who was involved...

Original post made by Virginia on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 23, 2010 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 958 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Upcoming Webcasts: California's Budget

I thought this series of live webcasts might be of interest to forum readers... http://asmdc.org/issues/budget/...

Original post made by Sandy Piderit on Apr. 24, 2010
Last comment by Webcast to say what? More marketing?, on Apr 25, 2010 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 753 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State schools chief puts California back in 'Race to the Top' competition

California's State Superintendent of Public Instruction Jack O'Connell said today that the state would continue its efforts...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Alice, on Apr 30, 2010 at 11:27 pm | 2 comments | 1051 Views

AROUND TOWN

Air Quality Management District's summer 'Spare the Air' season begins

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District's summer "Spare the Air" season has started. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=4021...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on May 6, 2010 at 8:51 am | 2 comments | 794 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Furlough Days, Kids Club & YMCA

May 28 and June 1 are furlough days for Pleasanton schools. In an email parents have been told Kids Club and the YMCA will...

Original post made by Double Whammy on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by what?, on May 18, 2010 at 2:35 pm | 2 comments | 1030 Views
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