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Workshop planned for nonprofits seeking grants

The Las Positas College Cooperative Collection, in an arrangement with the Foundation Center of New York, will host a free...

Original post made on May. 26, 2014
Last comment by Mandy, on May 27, 2014 at 8:00 am | 2 comments | 879 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stoneridge Drive

How is the hated Stoneridge Drive to Livermore doing. I drove over the other day and there was absolutely no traffic. Where...

Original post made by Wondering on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by J, on May 26, 2014 at 10:48 pm | 16 comments | 1692 Views

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Pleasanton to hold Memorial Day ceremony at 10:30 a.m. today

Pleasanton's annual Memorial Day observance will be held starting at 10:30 a.m. today in the garden area just south of the...

Original post made on May. 26, 2014
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on May 26, 2014 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 510 Views

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Alameda County Fair announces concert lineup

Representatives of the Alameda County Fair have announced the lineup for the 2014 "Big O Tires Concert Series." Read the...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by William Tell, on May 26, 2014 at 7:43 pm | 4 comments | 4251 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

UPS stomps on retirees health

UPS notified their retirees that our insurance premiums will double next month, quadruple in 2015, and increase 6x what we...

Original post made by Marie on May. 16, 2014
Last comment by Right, on May 26, 2014 at 8:06 am | 7 comments | 339 Views

BOOKS & MOVIES

Broadway star to shine in 'A Chorus Line'

A five-six-seven-eight! Pacific Repertory Theatre opens its production of "A Chorus Line" tonight at the Firehouse Arts Center,...

Original post made on May. 26, 2014
Last comment by ellennacey, on May 26, 2014 at 4:12 am | 1 comment | 1778 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama Confirms Palin's Factual Claim: He's Just a Lazy Guy

With two of the largest scandals to ever face this nation brewing, Benghazi and VA death panels, Obama finds time to visit...

Original post made by William Tell on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on May 25, 2014 at 8:46 pm | 10 comments | 324 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Beware of woman at parking lot in Walmart

Just to let you know this morning I was approached by an African American woman (around her late 40´s) telling me that she...

Original post made by Disappointed citizen on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on May 25, 2014 at 2:03 pm | 54 comments | 5152 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Former Walnut Grove principal files claim against district

Former Walnut Grove Elementary School principal Jon Vranesh, who was placed on administrative leave Oct. 25, has filed a...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Reality, on May 24, 2014 at 6:06 pm | 63 comments | 8523 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New Foothill principal says he's here to stay

The new principal at Foothill High, Jason Krolikowski, describes himself as a "veteran new guy," with three years each at...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by Teacher, on May 24, 2014 at 2:25 pm | 7 comments | 2910 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

County sheriff to no longer hold undocumented immigrants eligible for release

The Alameda County Sheriff's Office will no longer honor requests by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to hold suspected...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by liberalism is a disease, on May 24, 2014 at 12:07 pm | 12 comments | 1454 Views

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Pleasanton Council OKs 3 multi-million-dollar corporate projects

The Pleasanton City Council approved three major business developments Tuesday that will cost millions of dollars to build,...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by conerned about water, on May 23, 2014 at 6:41 pm | 11 comments | 2782 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Sexual attack in Livermore Park may be one in a series of similar incidents

Livermore police said today that they're investigating whether a sexual battery on a woman who was walking in Robertson Park...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by kbenson, on May 23, 2014 at 1:05 pm | 4 comments | 1886 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Just look at the VA if you think single payer is a good idea

Lot of folks here on the left side of the aisle think Obamacare, socialized medicine, single payer health care are great...

Original post made by Veteran on May. 20, 2014
Last comment by jimf01, on May 23, 2014 at 1:00 pm | 12 comments | 355 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Harvest Park student represents California, team places first in championship

A seventh grader at Harvest Park Middle School was a part of the California team that placed first at the MATHCOUNTS National...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by anonymous, on May 22, 2014 at 5:58 pm | 3 comments | 1415 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

AC Transit's CFO pleads not guilty to church theft charges

AC Transit's chief financial officer pleaded not guilty Wednesday to four felony counts of grand theft for allegedly taking...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Right, on May 22, 2014 at 4:04 pm | 4 comments | 684 Views

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Dublin Farmers Market to feature 'Family Night' tomorrow

The city of Dublin will host "Family Night" from 4-8 p.m. Thursday as part of its Farmers Market at Emerald Glen Park. Read...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by FarmersMarketEnthusiast, on May 22, 2014 at 1:41 pm | 5 comments | 1588 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Campaign fundraising comparison - Sbranti and Glazer

Who's funding whom? From the CA Secretary of State website as of May 21: Tim Sbranti: $100,000 from CA Teachers' Association...

Original post made by Registered Joe on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by lessismore, on May 22, 2014 at 12:32 pm | 4 comments | 209 Views

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Patriotic Americans Resist Climate Change Propaganda

It seems like a day doesn't go by without patriotic Americans speaking truth to power. Pat Sajak, the cerebral host of Wheel...

Original post made by William Tell on May. 20, 2014
Last comment by Right, on May 22, 2014 at 12:22 pm | 9 comments | 295 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

ALL ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS RELEASED FROM JAIL TODAY

The Alameda County and Contra Costa County Sheriff's announced today they are releasing all illegal immigrants from their...

Original post made by Michael Austin on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by William Tell, on May 22, 2014 at 12:13 pm | 3 comments | 249 Views
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