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Injury knocks out Wimbledon champ Bartoli in advance of today's Bank of the West Classic

Three-time Bank of the West Classic finalist and reigning Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli has withdrawn from the 2013 event...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 22, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 2 comments | 1032 Views

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Lawn Service

Can anyone recommend a good lawn service? Basic mowing/edging at a reasonable price. Thanks...

Original post made by patcher on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jul 22, 2013 at 6:33 pm | 4 comments | 759 Views

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Run-down 1912 house stalls new home development

What on earth were the members of the Pleasanton Planning Commission thinking when they voted 4-0 to reject a bid by longtime...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by A Connecticut Yank, on Jul 22, 2013 at 12:41 pm | 5 comments | 1705 Views

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Bagpocalypse

The predictions were dire. The proposed bag ban would doom civilization. Cats and dogs would be sleeping together in the...

Original post made by Jeff Durban on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by Same for all, on Jul 22, 2013 at 8:47 am | 4 comments | 1081 Views

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Livermore garage fire displaces family, causes $50,000 in damages

Firefighters from the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department extinguished a garage fire Saturday morning before it could spread...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2013
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Amador grad paralyzed in 1998 to skydive this morning at Monterey Bay airport

Ashley Olson, a graduate of Amador Valley High School who was paralyzed in a car accident in 1998, will show that skydiving...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Siena, on Jul 20, 2013 at 8:42 pm | 2 comments | 2571 Views

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Asian teens express angst in essays in Tri-Valley

Some Asian American students say the stress they're under -- by parents, by peers and themselves -- has led to mental health...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 20, 2013 at 6:14 pm | 19 comments | 2943 Views

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Walmart grocery and the other Pleasanton groceries

Predicting what the effect of the new store will be on the existing Pleasanton grocery stores. I don't think the new Walmart...

Original post made by Joe on Jul. 12, 2013
Last comment by Poppin Fresh!, on Jul 20, 2013 at 12:58 pm | 19 comments | 1057 Views

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Winemakers' 'Taste Our Terroir' event ends today

Taste the Terroir, the Livermore's Valley's annual four-day-long food and wine event, ends today. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Winerd, on Jul 19, 2013 at 3:58 pm | 3 comments | 1246 Views

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Amador Valley High alum fulfills his dream with theater camp

Shawn Ryan felt like a big fish in a small pond at Amador Valley High School, where he longed to escape to a performing arts...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by ReneS, on Jul 19, 2013 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 2676 Views

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Real Estate Matters: How do I protect myself as a seller?

Many people are nervous about putting their house on the market because of the notion that California is a very litigious...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by John, on Jul 18, 2013 at 10:38 pm | 10 comments | 2710 Views

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Neighborhood hosts invited to join in Pleasanton's 'Night out Against Crime'

Pleasanton will hold its annual National Night Out on Tuesday, Aug. 6 and the Police Department is seeking neighborhoods...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2013
Last comment by Sharon, on Jul 18, 2013 at 9:29 pm | 2 comments | 1697 Views

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Preparing for the Tsunami: Health Insurance Rates Spiral Downward

We now have all the evidence we need. Obamacare is going to place undue burdens on insurance companies that have grown...

Original post made by Arnold on Jul. 17, 2013
Last comment by Janna, on Jul 18, 2013 at 2:18 pm | 4 comments | 1050 Views

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Pleasanton bird tests positive for West Nile Virus

Two dead birds, one found in Pleasanton and the other in Oakland, have tested positive for West Nile Virus, reported the...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by IJustWorkHere, on Jul 18, 2013 at 12:45 pm | 5 comments | 3509 Views

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Philanthropy & Lemonade

Local children Mia and Jake DeMichiel have been selling cups of lemonade at various spots around town to support Team Super...

Original post made by anonymous2 on Jul. 17, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 18, 2013 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 1014 Views

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Kay Jewelers at Paragon Outlets hit by burglars

A jewelry store in the Premium Outlets (formerly Paragon) in Livermore was robbed early Monday morning, police said. They...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by Film at 11:00 !, on Jul 18, 2013 at 11:29 am | 11 comments | 1385 Views

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Anticipation Springs Eternal: Sarah Palin Weighs Alaskan Senatorial Bid

Good news for freedom lovers. Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) is considering going back on the ballot. In an interview...

Original post made by Where Has My Country Gone? on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 17, 2013 at 6:29 pm | 4 comments | 952 Views

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Plants on Stanley?

Does anyone no why so many of the newly planted plants are dying on Stanley Blvd? It is such a shame to see them turning...

Original post made by MW on Jul. 15, 2013
Last comment by Might be the water, on Jul 17, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 1 comment | 719 Views

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Shell Station at Valley and Santa Rita

Does anyone know what is going on with what was the Shell Station at the corner of Valley Ave and Santa Rita Ave? Drove...

Original post made by judi on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by Shell signs are gone, on Jul 17, 2013 at 2:03 pm | 1 comment | 774 Views

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Walmart to open Pleasanton Neighborhood Market at 7:30 a.m. today

Walmart will open its new Neighborhood Market on Santa Rita Road in Pleasanton at 7:30 a.m. this morning with a festive ribbon-cutting...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2013
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on Jul 17, 2013 at 9:03 am | 5 comments | 1813 Views
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