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Union contract leading to cutbacks, revenue losses at AC Transit

Describing its financial situation as bleak, AC Transit officials said that because its drivers' union failed to compromise...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2010
Last comment by SpeakUpJerry!, on Sep 12, 2010 at 11:04 am | 2 comments | 1071 Views

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P-Town is a bubble

1 IN 382 US HOMES IN fORCLOSURE! P-Town is a bubble... Most here lucky! US homes lost to foreclosure up 25 pct on year...

Original post made by Bubble on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 17, 2010 at 9:02 am | 2 comments | 1649 Views

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Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at Fairgrounds

The Pleasanton Harvest Festival opens tomorrow at the Alameda County Fairgrounds for a three-day run. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Gary Palmatier, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 2 comments | 1122 Views

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Stunning Video: Public School Field Trip Results in Islamic Indoctrination

Is this also happening in PUSD schools? (Tho I live in Pleasanton, I do not have children in PUSD schools, so I don't know...

Original post made by Ruth on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by Buffy, on Sep 18, 2010 at 11:07 pm | 2 comments | 1241 Views

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Fighter Jets Flyovers

Anyone have any idea what was up with the fighter yets this afternoon (Sunday 9/19 about 1:30) that were circling the south...

Original post made by JS on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by Tin Man, on Sep 20, 2010 at 10:07 am | 2 comments | 1119 Views

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Pleasanton library to host Fall book sale starting Friday

Boost your private book collection at the Fall Book Sale 2010 hosted by the Friends of the Pleasanton Public Library this...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by jbb, on Sep 20, 2010 at 11:41 am | 2 comments | 1072 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Group files brief in support of Prop. 8 law banning same-sex marriages

The Pacific Justice Institute has filed an amicus brief with the federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in support of Prop....

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Sep 29, 2010 at 12:08 am | 2 comments | 1447 Views

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Stoneridge Shopping Center celebrates 30th anniversary

Stoneridge Shopping Center is celebrating its 30th anniversary as a major regional mall in Pleasanton. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by All better for it, on Sep 28, 2010 at 10:32 pm | 2 comments | 1112 Views

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Here is what we are facing in November elections: A Change of America to Fabian Socialism

Learn what your fate (and mine) may be if the Republicans don't win a majority in the House of Representatives this November....

Original post made by James on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by James, on Sep 28, 2010 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 1003 Views

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Kidango closes daycare facility so employees can rally in Oakland

Employees and others representing Kidango, a private, nonprofit child development agency that offers daycare on Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Oct 2, 2010 at 7:53 pm | 2 comments | 1273 Views

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Let's talk realtors

With the housing crisis the way it is I'm curious to get your take on which realtors in the Pleasanton area are performing...

Original post made by Frances on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by do lots of homework, on Oct 1, 2010 at 10:29 am | 2 comments | 857 Views

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Express Lane Speed Limit???

Does anyone know what the speed limit is on I680 along the Express Lane route? There is exposed and covered 65mph limit signs...

Original post made by Bill on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by Michael Leonard, on Oct 2, 2010 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 1279 Views

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City Drags Out Oak Grove Lawsuit Against It

The Lin's agreed to the City's request to drag out the first court meeting on the Breach of Agreement lawsuit against the...

Original post made by frank on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by sickofit, on Oct 4, 2010 at 10:57 am | 2 comments | 1117 Views

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'Haunting Fields' are open

Award-winning pirates are bringing thrills and chills to Pleasanton at the Pirates of Emerson-Haunting Fields which are now...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Janet, on Oct 5, 2010 at 2:08 pm | 2 comments | 936 Views

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Rates, debt main concerns at DSRSD open house

Although some people have been complaining about hikes in their water and sewer services, it seemed most of those who turned...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 4, 2010 at 12:44 pm | 2 comments | 1140 Views

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Schwarzenegger vetoes bill to require public disclosure by groups operating on college campuses

In one of the last actions taken before the deadline to sign or veto bills, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed SB 330 by Senator...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Tired-of-Leftist-Dribble, on Oct 5, 2010 at 8:18 pm | 2 comments | 1011 Views

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Neighbors protest proposed cell phone tower

Searching for better reception for its clients, Verizon Wireless hopes to install a 65-foot tower disguised as a pine tree...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 6, 2010 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 972 Views

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City tweaking green building code

Pleasanton was in the forefront of going green, with requirements for new commercial buildings enacted in 2002 and expanded...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Bob, on Oct 8, 2010 at 9:49 am | 2 comments | 810 Views

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Great Ad: Just Substitute "McNerney" for this Gov't Official

Get McNerney, and other big government officials off our backs so we can grow the economy again. Ad >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0LweEMzEaSg&feature=player_embedd...

Original post made by StopMcNerneysDestruction on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by SteveP, on Oct 11, 2010 at 8:40 am | 2 comments | 843 Views

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Community Craft and Rummage Sale

The Community Craft and Rummage Sale will be hosting their last Sale for 2010. The event is FREE to sell at and be at....

Original post made by TERESA on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Cie, on Oct 12, 2010 at 7:07 pm | 2 comments | 939 Views
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