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BART board takes another look at Oakland Airport connector

BART directors Thursday approved spending more of the transit agency's own money to finance the Oakland Airport Connector...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Wordpress Themes, on Aug 2, 2010 at 4:12 am | 3 comments | 1153 Views

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Oakland to give voters choice of 3 new taxes in effort to close $50-million deficit

The Oakland City Council voted Monday night to put three tax measures on the November ballot that if approved would help...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Jul 27, 2010 at 8:42 pm | 3 comments | 1209 Views

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Same-sex marriages to resume in California Wednesday unless 9th Circuit Court says no

A federal judge in San Francisco today declined to block gay and lesbian weddings as a court battle over California's ban...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by Kyra, on Aug 14, 2010 at 4:18 pm | 3 comments | 1257 Views

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Judge orders Wells Fargo to pay customers $203-million for 'unfair' overdraft fees

A spokeswoman for Wells Fargo Bank said Wednesday the institution will appeal a ruling by a federal judge in San Francisco...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Great Example, on Aug 15, 2010 at 9:34 pm | 3 comments | 1232 Views

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Developer announces new 69-home subdivision in Dublin

K. Hovnanian Homes is planning a new neighborhood of single-family homes at Positano, a master-planned community in the rolling...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2010
Last comment by PAMELA, on Aug 14, 2010 at 6:51 pm | 3 comments | 1324 Views

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Salmonella concerns continue over some Iowa-produced eggs in local markets

State officials this week provided a list of stores and product numbers related to the distribution and recall of eggs from...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Really?, on Aug 21, 2010 at 9:15 pm | 3 comments | 1124 Views

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Services tomorrow for John McWilliams

Services for John Brendan McWilliams will be held at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:22 am | 3 comments | 1317 Views

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Thousands jams Goodguys' 24th annual car show at Fairgrounds

Colorful classic cars of all makes and models filled the Alameda County Fairgrounds over the 3-day-long Goodguys' 24th West...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by Afordmodel, on Aug 31, 2010 at 11:15 am | 3 comments | 1747 Views

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Valley Humane Society to break ground for new digs

The Valley Humane Society is holding a groundbreaking and ribbon cutting for the public at its site on Nevada Street at 5:30...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Mary, on Sep 3, 2010 at 12:00 pm | 3 comments | 1394 Views

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RV show returns to fairgrounds along with public's interest in recreational travel

With interest in traveling in motor homes and RVs on the rise, attendance at the 16th Annual Northern California Fall RV...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Sep 10, 2010 at 10:09 am | 3 comments | 1613 Views

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Buchanan to kick off her 15th Assembly District re-election campaign tomorrow

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan, a Democrat who represents Plesanton's 15th Assembly District, is starting off her campaign by...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by John, on Sep 11, 2010 at 9:29 pm | 3 comments | 1334 Views

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Prop. 8 trial judge to leave post Dec. 31 to retire

Chief U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker of San Francisco, who struck down California's Proposition 8, announced Wednesday...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 5, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 3 comments | 1188 Views

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Green Scene Fair draws vendors and visitors

Perhaps part of it was preaching to the choir, but Pleasanton's first-ever Green Scene Fair yesterday has been pronounced...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Ms Green, on Oct 23, 2010 at 3:42 pm | 3 comments | 1157 Views

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Donate your old cell phones to support our troops

With the holidays approaching, so many of our nations' young men and women are serving in remote locations away from family...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Bill T, on Oct 27, 2010 at 12:45 pm | 3 comments | 3244 Views

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BART adds longer trains, a bit of Giants cheers for rides to China Basin this afternoon

As tens of thousands of baseball fans surge into San Francisco's China Basin to watch Games 1 and 2 of the World Series,...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by maria's friend, on Oct 28, 2010 at 8:30 am | 3 comments | 1208 Views

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ValleyCare's Christmas Tree Lane opens today in Pleasanton

For three magical days starting today, ValleyCare's signature fundraiser Christmas Tree Lane 2010 will transform Pleasanton's...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Scrooge, on Nov 18, 2010 at 4:14 pm | 3 comments | 1749 Views

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Pleasanton Weekly launches 2010 Holiday Fund

Five nonprofits have been selected as this year's recipients of the eighth annual Pleasanton Weekly Holiday Fund, the community-wide...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Nov 22, 2010 at 8:30 pm | 3 comments | 1241 Views

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Swearing-in ceremonies tonight for re-elected Mayor Hosterman, City Council members Thorne, Cook-Kallio

Mayor Jennifer Hosterman and City Council members Cheryl Cook-Kallio and Jerry Thorne will be sworn into office tonight after...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2010
Last comment by Don, on Dec 8, 2010 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 1899 Views

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New Pleasanton school board members take oath of office

Newly-elected Pleasanton school board members Jeff Bowser and Joan Laursen were sworn in as official trustees in the district...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Steve B, on Dec 16, 2010 at 8:12 am | 3 comments | 1517 Views

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School board workshop targets conflicts

The Pleasanton School Board could have a whole new way of doing business if plans from a four-hour workshop Saturday come...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Dec 19, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 3 comments | 1718 Views
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