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AROUND TOWN

Dirty Plastic

Do we need to clean out plastic containers before putting them in the recyclables bin? My Castro Valley friend said he's...

Original post made by Suzanne on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by nancy s., on Mar 6, 2013 at 2:42 pm | 3 comments | 1031 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why does Superintendent Parvin Fear Transparency?

Why does Superintendent Parvin fear transparency? At last night's board meeting the Registrar for Foot Hill's High School...

Original post made by S.M on Apr. 9, 2014
Last comment by S.M., on Apr 9, 2014 at 10:23 pm | 10 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crutches, Canes, Wheelchairs, and Walkers needed for Haiti

Local residents can clean out their garages and closets to help victims of the earthquake in Haiti. The Rotary Club of Pleasanton...

Original post made by Rotary on Jan. 23, 2010
Last comment by Rotary, on Jan 24, 2010 at 12:02 am | 1 comment | 1030 Views

AROUND TOWN

The wine stroll must go on -- rain or shine

A rainy forecast isn't going to let the Pleasanton Downtown Association keep the Truffles, Tidbits and Wine Tasting event...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by Susan M., on Feb 4, 2010 at 8:52 pm | 1 comment | 1030 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council Ignores PENSION problem - unfunded liability increases

"Craig Bowen, the San Ramon Valley fire chief who retired in 2008, collects an annual pension of $310,000 a year, in part...

Original post made by Arnold on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Arnold, on May 29, 2013 at 10:56 pm | 2 comments | 1030 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

5 of 6 statewide measures defeated; Pleasanton braces for revenue takeaways

With five of six propositions defeated at the polls statewide yesterday, Pleasanton officials will confer this morning on...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Pete, on May 20, 2009 at 10:46 am | 9 comments | 1029 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

2 BART unions vote today, Thursday, but 3rd is holding out

BART's two biggest labor unions will vote this week on management's contract offer but the president of the third-largest...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 20, 2009 at 4:47 pm | 5 comments | 1029 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter: Congrats to Ayala for Oak Grove work

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5965 posted Friday, July 31, 2009,...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Develop the hills, on Aug 20, 2009 at 8:55 pm | 2 comments | 1029 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: McNerney, colleagues stood up for the people

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6366 posted Friday, November 13,...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by JP, on Nov 23, 2009 at 12:45 pm | 5 comments | 1029 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Letter: PUSD needs to think as a business

Dear Editor, Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=6746 posted Friday, March 5, 2010,...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by David, on Mar 7, 2010 at 8:22 am | 12 comments | 1029 Views

AROUND TOWN

Loose chain on "Wacky Worm" ride injures 7 at Alameda County Fair

Five children and two adults suffered minor injuries at the Alameda County Fair in Pleasanton Thursday afternoon when the...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by SUE, on Jul 2, 2010 at 5:55 pm | 1 comment | 1029 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Danville's Republican Mayor Endorses Jerry McNerney

http://www.recordnet.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100704/A_NEWS/7040324/-1/NEWSMAP By The Record STOCKTON - Two...

Original post made by Keller on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by dublinmike, on Jul 5, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 6 comments | 1029 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART to delay scheduled fare increase in 2012

BART directors voted Thursday to delay the agency's next regularly scheduled fare increase in 2012 after receiving unexpected...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 27, 2010 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 1029 Views

AROUND TOWN

Our RIGHT to bear ARMS...

May We Never Forget! United States Of America Was Attacked, Pearl Harbor - December 7, 1941 and again New York...

Original post made by Constitution on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by PToWN94566, on Aug 11, 2009 at 3:13 pm | 8 comments | 1028 Views

AROUND TOWN

Blue Angels fly in, ready for weekend's Fleet Week show

The U.S. Navy's Blue Angels arrived in San Francisco Tuesday morning and the team's commander joined Mayor Gavin Newsom to...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Howard Adams Neely, on Oct 7, 2009 at 10:58 am | 2 comments | 1028 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Tolls could rise another $1 on Bay Area bridges to pay for more seismic retrofits

The possibility of increasing tolls by $1 on all seven state-owned bridges in the Bay Area next July and an end to a free...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by How do you tell if a politician is lying?, on Oct 20, 2009 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 1028 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Our Union's at work here folks!!

and for those you who felt comfortable on the bus or BART for that matter better read what the unions are requested or demanding. http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?...

Original post made by Stay Cool on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Patriotic Moderate, on Oct 22, 2009 at 12:02 am | 7 comments | 1028 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fort Hood Outrage

November 12, 2009 An Officer's Outrage Over Fort Hood By Major Shawn Keller As an officer in the United States Army,...

Original post made by Angered American on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Nov 13, 2009 at 11:15 am | 2 comments | 1028 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Figurative work by Barbara Stanton

Figurative work by Barbara Stanton will be featured at the Wild Vine, 2187 First St., Livermore from Dec. 10 to 31. An artist...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Claudette McDermott, on Dec 10, 2009 at 10:48 am | 2 comments | 1028 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

This is what is sinking California...

"Public Employee Unions Are Sinking California. Months after closing its last budget gap, the Golden State is $20 billion...

Original post made by Curt on Jan. 24, 2010
Last comment by Yea Willie !, on Feb 3, 2010 at 10:43 am | 13 comments | 1028 Views
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Election day is here, at last
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