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AROUND TOWN

Going natural

Farmer Shawn Seufert strolled down the stone-covered dirt road next to his fields on a recent cool summer morning, extolling...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Foster, on Aug 20, 2010 at 8:35 am | 1 comment | 847 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Housing cap settlement: What they said

Pleasanton City Council members reluctantly signed off Tuesday on a settlement agreement that dismisses several lawsuits...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 20, 2010 at 10:00 am | 1 comment | 846 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

CHP stopping tour buses today in Bay Area-wide check

A special California Highway Patrol task force will be targeting tour buses traveling through the Bay Area today with inspections...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Aug 21, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 1 comment | 937 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Every American should watch this video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yrATS4mthX4...

Original post made by Patriot on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 23, 2010 at 4:25 pm | 1 comment | 796 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART to delay scheduled fare increase in 2012

BART directors voted Thursday to delay the agency's next regularly scheduled fare increase in 2012 after receiving unexpected...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 859 Views

AROUND TOWN

This weekend, everyone's Scottish

Bring on the bagpipes! And the highland dancers and heavy weight athletes. Don't forget the fish 'n' chips -- and the ale....

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Toni, on Sep 2, 2010 at 9:24 am | 1 comment | 1128 Views

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McNerney has the support of District 11 Veterans

Our fine Congressman Jerry McNerney has our support and the strong support of District 11 Veterans. We need to keep Jerry...

Original post made by chet on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by mepartypatriot, on Sep 8, 2010 at 10:53 pm | 1 comment | 1032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Farmers Market Supports Wounded Warriors

The Pleasanton Certified Farmers' Market is looking for just 82 shoppers to donate $9.11 on 9/11 to support the honor the...

Original post made by Candyce Roberts on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Candyce Roberts, on Sep 10, 2010 at 10:11 am | 1 comment | 791 Views

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Great News: $111 million in stimulus money (voted for by McNerney) to L.A. produces … 54 jobs

Gee Jerry, if you're going to waste all that money, why not just divide the $111 million among those 54 employees? http://hotair.com/archives/2010/09/16/great-news-111-million-in...

Original post made by Anne on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Barry O, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 925 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton schools perform well in state testing

Pleasanton schools did well on the state's Academic Performance Index (API) tests, but some areas still need work, according...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by angela reiswig, on Sep 17, 2010 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 1019 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alameda Fairgrounds activities this weekend

Multiple RV dealers will show hundreds of manufacturers and lines at the 16th annual fall RV Show and Sale from Sept. 24-Oct....

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by tim, on Sep 24, 2010 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 1057 Views

SPORTS

Former local athlete in new battle

A former Amador Valley High School track star is in a race for her life, this time against brain cancer, but she's got her...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Mat, on Sep 24, 2010 at 10:39 am | 1 comment | 2407 Views

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November is Coming

Our Last Best Hope >>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6weDMH-SCOE...

Original post made by StopMcNerney on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Curious, on Sep 24, 2010 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 866 Views

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Author: "Obama/McNerney Stimulus Made Economic Crisis Worse"

Obama and his Administration, including Jerry McNerney, weakened the country’s economy by seeking to foster growth instead...

Original post made by StopMcNerney on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by Patriot, on Sep 25, 2010 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 901 Views

AROUND TOWN

In touch with the residents

Tri-Valley mayors reach out to their residents in different ways but they all agree on one thing: If people are unhappy about...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Sep 27, 2010 at 1:03 am | 1 comment | 885 Views

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McNerney Refuses to Debate Harmer in Public

Why doesn't the PW report that Jerry McNerney continues to refuse to debate David Harmer in a public forum...What is he afraid...

Original post made by Dominic on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 27, 2010 at 4:21 pm | 1 comment | 1001 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Lots of Police

Anyone know why there were a lot of police around Mohr and Santa Rita this morning? There was a cop car also at Alisal....

Original post made by Amy on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Colette, on Sep 28, 2010 at 11:56 am | 1 comment | 2681 Views

AROUND TOWN

What a night of music as Pleasanton concert band opens fall season at Firehouse Arts Center

Visitors from Pleasanton's sister-city of Tulancingo, Mexico joined local delegates and scores of good band music fans Thursday...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Has Pleasanton become a ritzy town as I hear over and over?, on Sep 28, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 1 comment | 880 Views

AROUND TOWN

Buy tickets now to see 'The Boardinghouse'

Welcome to the Home Sweet Home Boardinghouse, where life is anything but normal with a zany cast of boarders. This play is...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Judy, on Sep 30, 2010 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 903 Views

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Schwarzenegger vetoes county's right to hike marriage fees to fund domestic violence programs

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's Thursday night veto of legislation that would help fund domestic violence prevention programs...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Ray2447, on Oct 2, 2010 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 927 Views
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The valley loses a distinguished and humble leader
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