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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

California's debt crises

I voted NO to higher taxes when I left the state. Thank God we only have 1 more year of tuition in the State system. ...

Original post made by Kangaroo on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by A Neighbor, on May 15, 2012 at 9:58 pm | 1 comment | 887 Views

AROUND TOWN

Out-of-the-park homer at Bernal Fields

Brayden Mahdavi, 11, a player on Pleasanton Foothill Little League's AAA Red Sox team, hit a pitched ball 245 feet out of...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by ABSOLUTLY WRONG, on May 15, 2012 at 5:29 pm | 6 comments | 1114 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Important: The Left’s National Vote Fraud Strategy Exposed

For those of you who believe that in order to stay a free country, we need an honest and fair election process, PLEASE read...

Original post made by Concerned American on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Mittens, on May 15, 2012 at 4:04 pm | 12 comments | 1015 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sullivan's desperate move to block Walmart

It seems self-interest and rhetoric have once again undone a potential positive advancement for the Pleasanton community...

Original post made on May. 12, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Mittens, on May 15, 2012 at 3:21 pm | 26 comments | 1742 Views

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Sullivan again blocks final vote on Walmart grocery store in Pleasanton

Pleasanton City Councilman Matt Sullivan single-handedly blocked a final vote Monday night on a measure that would have allowed...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by Bob, on May 15, 2012 at 8:12 am | 106 comments | 2600 Views

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Anyone know where to get a really good Napoleon

Looking for recommendations for bakeries that make Napoleons. Trying to plan ahead for Father's Day. ...

Original post made by TJ on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Tracey, on May 15, 2012 at 6:14 am | 1 comment | 737 Views

SPORTS

Kids and sports injuries

I know, I'm going to be censored by Jeb Bing or one of the other editors before tomorrow (I know since they have deleted...

Original post made by For the public\'s information on May. 14, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1278 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Foothill High School Break In

Sometime between Thurs. Night and Fri. morning the main office , including the principals office was broken in to. Why havent...

Original post made by Anon on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on May 14, 2012 at 5:16 pm | 4 comments | 1237 Views

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GUEST OPINION

On January 26, 2012, The Alameda County Transportation Commission approved a Transportation Expenditure Plan (TEP) that responds...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by local, on May 14, 2012 at 1:14 pm | 11 comments | 1069 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Park district get active! Teen art contest

The East Bay Regional Park District invites creative teens to enter the District's first Get Active! Youth Art Contest, now...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Fair Fun, on May 14, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 790 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART awards $896-million contract for 410 new rail cars to Canada's Bombardier

After a lengthy and testy hearing, the BART board has voted 6-2 to award a contract to build a fleet of new rail cars to...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Hope the Interiors don't burn, on May 14, 2012 at 10:44 am | 9 comments | 1141 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Investigation continues in Pleasanton shooting deaths

The two victims in last Monday night's fatal shooting in Pleasanton were shot once in the head, according to the Alameda...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by wondering, on May 14, 2012 at 8:30 am | 28 comments | 2743 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

JP Morgan and Governor Bown

If JP Morgan execs are going to resign over a $2B trading loss, then why isn't Governor Brown and his Finance Director resigning...

Original post made by Nomad on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by Patriot, on May 13, 2012 at 9:56 pm | 5 comments | 937 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pleasanton toddler, 3, back home from hospital after being run over by car rolling out of driveway

A 3-year-old Pleasanton boy is back home with is parents, released from Stanford University Medical Center after being struck...

Original post made on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by Mother of three, on May 13, 2012 at 8:58 pm | 1 comment | 1596 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Torlakson opposes cuts to child care, early learning programs

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson opposes state budget cuts to child care and early learning programs. Read...

Original post made on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by Nomad, on May 13, 2012 at 8:24 pm | 6 comments | 1024 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton bank robbed Wednesday afternoon

The US Bank branch office at 5870 Stoneridge Mall Road was robbed yesterday afternoon by a man who demanded money from the...

Original post made on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by steven, on May 13, 2012 at 3:26 pm | 2 comments | 831 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fun Run, flash dance raises $60,000 in donations for Walnut Grove Elementary School

A surprise flash mob for Principal Jon Vranesh and a day of "Fun Runs" May 4 raised more than $60,000 in donations at Walnut...

Original post made on May. 12, 2012
Last comment by Congratulations!, on May 13, 2012 at 8:31 am | 2 comments | 1212 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Shades of North Korea: "Let's All Sign 'Happy Mother's Day" Card to Michelle Obama

Now that our Leader Obama is "changing" America to resemble North Korea, he wants us all to sign a "Happy Mothers Day" card...

Original post made by WhatEverYouSay DearLeader on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by Patriot, on May 12, 2012 at 5:36 pm | 42 comments | 1790 Views

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Yellow Pages came with bugs

Just got a unrequested new Yellow Pages, marked "YP- the real Yellow Pages" delivered in a plastic bag. Thrown at my door...

Original post made by Yellow Pages came with bugs on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on May 12, 2012 at 3:04 pm | 4 comments | 1033 Views

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Bronze of beloved pooch unveiled in owners' backyard ceremony

For eight years Tigo, a large black curly-coated Portuguese water dog, romped the 15-acre estate of Marlene and Bill Rebello,...

Original post made on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by Pet Lover in Pleasanton, on May 12, 2012 at 6:56 am | 14 comments | 991 Views
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The Gay Rights Movement Coming of Age
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Hacienda Business Park evolves to meet demand
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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