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Pleasanton Vice-Mayor pays tribute to veterans at Memorial Day service

Pleasanton City Councilwoman Cheryl Cook-Kallio paid tribute to the sacrifices and service of veterans at Memorial Day services...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Pam Hardy Alpert, on Jun 1, 2011 at 10:57 am | 1 comment | 962 Views

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Breakfast with friends at the Hometown Pancake Day

Pancakes, sausages, orange juice and coffee in a beautiful park with lots of friends. What better way to start a Saturday?...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by Tara, on Jun 3, 2011 at 12:43 pm | 1 comment | 994 Views

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Streetwise

In Fridays Streetwise section - the question was: If you could have dinner with anyone, who would it be? Diana Pettit commented...

Original post made by ccwc on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 4, 2011 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 1286 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The fun of science

Junior Raquel Fraticelli and sophomore Samuel Peters explained rocks, gems and minerals to students from Lydiksen Elementary...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2011
Last comment by Wish I knew!, on Jun 6, 2011 at 10:23 pm | 1 comment | 1206 Views

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D-Day honor for Pleasanton veteran

French Consul General Romain Serman has honored Pleasanton veteran Robert L. Vannatter with the French Legion of Honor medal...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by snapshot, on Jun 7, 2011 at 9:47 am | 1 comment | 1235 Views

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Welcome home celebration for Army Sgt. Rick Seymour

More than 75 well-wishers turned out for a welcome home ceremony recently for Army sergeant Rick Seymour at his grandparents'...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Maja7, on Jun 9, 2011 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 895 Views

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Wipeout! contestant does it for her girls

"Wipeout," the ABC TV show where contestants endure extreme water obstacles that seem to get more difficult as the season...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Nan, on Jun 9, 2011 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1070 Views

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Harp Extravaganza

Acclaimed professional harpist Celia Chan Valerio will be perform "For the Love of Harp" at 3 p.m., Sunday, June 12, at the...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by Betty , on Jun 10, 2011 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 1005 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Jerry McNerney will disappear?!?

A new story from another publication analyzes the official "first draft" of Congressional district maps released and declares...

Original post made by jimf01 on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by jimf01, on Jun 10, 2011 at 12:33 pm | 1 comment | 1093 Views

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Summer of fun heading to Pleasanton

With graduation exercises at both Foothill and Amador Valley high schools tonight and a summer crowd of more than 2,000 expected...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by John Murphy, on Jun 16, 2011 at 5:42 pm | 1 comment | 963 Views

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California distressed housing market improves in April as sales increase

The share of distressed homes sold in California dropped for the second consecutive month in April, the California Association...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2011
Last comment by Homeowner, on Jun 17, 2011 at 7:13 am | 1 comment | 1685 Views

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Welcome home, Cpl. Klein

Councilman Jerry Thorne presented a proclamation from the Pleasanton City Council to Marine Lance Cpl. Nicholas Klein on...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2011
Last comment by sophs, on Jun 18, 2011 at 3:11 pm | 1 comment | 1200 Views

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Jam with The Houserockers tonight

Pleasanton Downtown Association presents live concerts throughout the summer from 7-8:30 p.m., Fridays, at Lions Wayside...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2011
Last comment by jason rieger, on Jun 19, 2011 at 12:30 am | 1 comment | 860 Views

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West Virginia educator named president of Las Positas College

The search for a new president of Las Positas College ended this week with the announcement that Kevin Walthers, now vice...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 19, 2011 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 1020 Views

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Defense lawyer says killing of Dublin woman, 91, wasn't planned

Rosa Hill killed her husband's 91-year-old grandmother two-and-a-half years ago but did so in the heat of passion, not as...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by drdoug, on Jun 22, 2011 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 970 Views

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Time Magazine: "Does the U.S. Constitution Still Matter?"

According to the Democrat Party, the answer is a resounding "NO!" Make no mistake, the Obama regime -- including McNerney...

Original post made by Sam on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Jun 26, 2011 at 12:31 am | 1 comment | 1057 Views

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Any advice on local concrete contractor for driveway

We need a new driveway and need to find a contractor for a straightforward job. Any input on local contractors appreciated...

Original post made by Fred on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Curly, on Jun 24, 2011 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 857 Views

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Art, Critique & Coffee/ACC

Join us today and every other Friday in the back of the FireHouse Art Center to view and share your latest artwork. Not an...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Jun. 24, 2011
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Jul 3, 2012 at 11:21 am | 1 comment | 1120 Views

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water ball safety - Fair amusement ride

I was at the Fair yesterday and it was the first time I had seen one of these Water Ball "rides". It is an airtight inflatable...

Original post made by Fran on Jun. 24, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Jun 25, 2011 at 8:18 am | 1 comment | 1469 Views

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Firefighters' 'Hook and Ladder Run' at Wente Vineyards today

The Livermore-Pleasanton Firefighters Foundation and Wente Vineyards are hosting the third annual Hook and Ladder Run today...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Patricia Barrella, on Jun 28, 2011 at 8:35 pm | 1 comment | 926 Views
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