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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Here's why Obama wants to avoid campaigning on his performance...

So check these before and after stats... Source > http://waysandmeans.house.gov/News/DocumentSingle.aspx?DocumentID=276866 Item...

Original post made by Hold Obama Accountable on Jan. 27, 2012
Last comment by Monique, on Jan 30, 2012 at 10:54 am | 42 comments | 1441 Views

AROUND TOWN

Services for Realtor Roy Dronkers set for today

A celebration of life for Roy Dronkers, who died last Friday, will be held from 1-3 p.m. today at Tommy T's in Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2012
Last comment by Hans & Gisela Telm, on Jan 30, 2012 at 10:20 am | 41 comments | 3555 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

BARTD Transportation Permanent Tax NOT good, NOT Fair

Tim Hunt's article on the Transportation Taxes (which is closed for comment) points out we already pay one-half-cent surcharge...

Original post made by Taxed already on Jan. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 985 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

ClutterLess group meets tonight with guest speaker

Emily Wilska, will speak about Getting Organized at Work and at Home at a special open ClutterLess meeting at 7 p.m., Monday,...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2012
Last comment by ClutterLess (CL) Speaker Jan 30, on Jan 30, 2012 at 8:54 am | 1 comment | 791 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Why doesn't Dolores have a BLOG?

Dear Jeb, Neighborhoods from Walnut Creek to Sunol have been interested in more content authored by Dolores Fox Ciardelli....

Original post made by Hal Bailey on Jan. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 901 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Challenge Success Team; AVHS PTSA Survey Result Meeting

Pleasanton Parents: Amador Valley H.S. PTSA in conjunction with high school students Challenge Success Team will be holding...

Original post made by TeacherK12 on Jan. 29, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Jan 29, 2012 at 10:15 pm | 1 comment | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vigil tonight will honor Dublin girl abducted in 1989

A candlelight vigil and ecumenical prayer service will be held tonight to mark the 23rd anniversary of the disappearance...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2012
Last comment by Lisa, on Jan 29, 2012 at 7:32 pm | 3 comments | 1020 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Perplexed by book critics, women share own tales of pushy parents

Despite national headlines drawn to Pleasanton after vicious reactions to "Tales from Swankville," the 40 or so women gathered...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by TeacherK12, on Jan 29, 2012 at 7:08 pm | 73 comments | 4054 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Pelosi: "God Bless Them" ... OWS'ers Storm Oakland City Hall and Burn American Flag

This is the Modern Democrat Party on parade. http://weaselzippers.us/2012/01/29/occupy-oakland-protesters-storm-city-hall-burn-american-flag/ How's...

Original post made by Obama\'s America on Jan. 29, 2012
Last comment by Nomad, on Jan 29, 2012 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 1020 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

U.S. debt amounts to $534,000 per household.

USA TODAY... U.S. owes Sixty Two Trillion, which amounts to Five hundred and Thirty Two Thousand per U.S. household. This...

Original post made by Solutions? on Jan. 27, 2012
Last comment by Phil, on Jan 28, 2012 at 7:25 pm | 26 comments | 1177 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Supreme Court Rules to Protect Privacy Rights (4th Amendment)

Good news. The Supreme Court just ruled that the police or government can't monitor people's movements with GPS tracking...

Original post made by Hurray on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by Thats my Motto, on Jan 28, 2012 at 5:48 pm | 16 comments | 1201 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tea party members disrupt meeting to Plan Bay Area

Getting input on how best to plan transportation and housing in the Bay Area for the next 25 years proved difficult Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Sarah, on Jan 27, 2012 at 4:11 pm | 28 comments | 1643 Views

RESTAURANTS

Is it true that Chevy's in Pleasanton is closed?

Was it may imagination or what? I drove by earlier today and the parking lot seemed to be very empty and the building dark....

Original post made by Garrett on Jan. 24, 2012
Last comment by Nate, on Jan 27, 2012 at 1:36 pm | 11 comments | 3003 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Bay Area Democratic leaders praise Obama's 'State of the Union' address

Bay Area Democratic officials praised President Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by Dan, on Jan 27, 2012 at 1:00 pm | 57 comments | 3648 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Zuffa indicted for arson in 2008 fire that destroyed her Pleasanton home

Deonna Zuffa, the woman charged with torching her East Angela Street home in 2008, is due for a hearing in Hayward later...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Andrew Ochoa, on Jan 27, 2012 at 12:01 pm | 10 comments | 1538 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton native has two months to live

Janet Liang, a 25 year old girl from Pleasanton and UCLA graduate, is holding onto life after battling Leukemia for the past...

Original post made by Jon on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Jan 27, 2012 at 11:29 am | 5 comments | 1665 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Services for Realtor Roy Dronkers set for today

A celebration of life for Roy Dronkers, who died last Friday, will be held from 1-3 p.m. today at Tommy T's in Pleasanton. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2012
Last comment by Martin, on Jan 27, 2012 at 6:38 am | 1 comment | 1204 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton school board approves drug-sniffing dogs at high schools

Drug-sniffing dogs will be coming to Pleasanton's three high schools -- but not until the end of February at the earliest. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by Daniel Bradford, on Jan 26, 2012 at 9:51 pm | 91 comments | 1867 Views

AROUND TOWN

How to Get Organized- Speaker Jan 30th 7 pm

Jan 30 will be a special ClutterLess (CL) Meeting, same time and place. Emily Wilska will be our Guest Speaker, on...

Original post made by CLutterLess (CL) Speaker Jan 30 on Jan. 26, 2012
There are no comments yet. 955 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Gingrich Wins S.C. Primary According to Some News Reports

According to Time Magazine, Gingrich has won this primary http://swampland.time.com/2012/01/21/gingrich-leads-romney-in-south-carolina-primary-voting/?xid=rss-topstories...

Original post made by Democrat on Jan. 21, 2012
Last comment by Center, on Jan 26, 2012 at 1:27 pm | 15 comments | 1136 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
By Roz Rogoff | 6 comments | 1,248 views

David Brooks at his Best and Worst
By Tom Cushing | 5 comments | 803 views

Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
By Tim Hunt | 18 comments | 677 views