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At last, Pleasanton to complete Iron Horse Trail

The Pleasanton City Council is expected to ratify the EBRPD Master Plan for the permanent alignment of the Iron Horse Trail...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2011
Last comment by Nosy Neighbors, on Mar 1, 2011 at 9:23 pm | 14 comments | 1199 Views

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Obama, McNerney and Other Dems vs. John Galt

Who is John Galt? He is a person who, out of his own self-interest, is a producer. He is one who contributes to the gross...

Original post made by Chris on Mar. 26, 2011
Last comment by Rand, on Mar 30, 2011 at 10:08 am | 8 comments | 1199 Views

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Just as he promised, Obama has fundamentally transformed America.

Change for the Worse. America downgraded. Exponential increase in debt. Exponential job losses. Exponential increase...

Original post made by Dana on Aug. 21, 2011
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 27, 2011 at 10:32 pm | 11 comments | 1199 Views

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PPIE launches Giving Fund for 2012-13 school year

The Pleasanton Partnerships in Education (PPIE) Foundation has launched its PPIE Giving Fund for the 2012-2013 school year. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by JJ, on Dec 7, 2011 at 7:06 pm | 4 comments | 1199 Views

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State rules PG&E can charge ratepayers for part of $2.2 billion needed for pipeline upgrades

The California Public Utilities Commission Thursday approved a plan that will allow PG&E to charge ratepayers for more than...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2012
Last comment by Daniel Bradford, on Dec 21, 2012 at 1:27 pm | 2 comments | 1199 Views

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VFW Crab Feed and Blackjack Games

Pleasanton's Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6298 will host its annual crab feed and blackjack games Oct. 10 at the Veterans...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Sherry, on Oct 9, 2009 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 1198 Views

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Missing boy found after 2-hour search in Rosepointe neighborhood

A 5th grade Hearst Elementary School student was found hiding in bushes near his home on Arlington Drive just before dark...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Ed Saklak, on Nov 5, 2009 at 4:45 pm | 5 comments | 1198 Views

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Bay Bridge: problems at the S curve

CHP had this to say about the recent fatal accident on the Bay Bridge: "The California Highway Patrol said the primary...

Original post made by Qwerty on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Just Slow Down, on Nov 12, 2009 at 11:52 am | 9 comments | 1198 Views

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Media News files for bankruptcy protection to undergo financial restructuring

The publisher of the Contra Costa Times, Tri-Valley Herald, San Jose Mercury News and 51 other daily newspapers in the Bay...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2010
Last comment by CCapDGIT, on Jan 20, 2010 at 11:36 pm | 15 comments | 1198 Views

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Realtors concerned about housing, climate change laws

Prospective home buyers and sellers are breathing sighs of relief after Pleasanton Housing Commissioner Dave Stark explained...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Pleasanton Parent, on Sep 4, 2010 at 10:58 pm | 14 comments | 1198 Views

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Eastbound I-580 off ramp at Portola Avenue now closed

The eastbound I-580 Portola Avenue off ramp has been permently closed as part of the construction of the new Isabel interchange. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by Pretty Mean, on Mar 17, 2011 at 10:06 am | 3 comments | 1198 Views

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Nancy Pelosi helps her friends!!!

It appears that the Healthcare bill is a good thing as long as you are not one of Nancy Pelosi's friends. http://hotair.com/archives/2011/05/17/1-in-5-of-latest-obamacare-w...

Original post made by Rita on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by Nancy, on May 18, 2011 at 11:39 pm | 20 comments | 1198 Views

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As hot temperatures return, it's another 'Spare the Air' day for Pleasanton

With temperatures expected to rise into the mid-to-high 90s today in Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley, the Bay Area Air Quality...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Question?, on Feb 4, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 5 comments | 1198 Views

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China daily newspapers

Hey, what's with the Chinese newspapers being dumped in our driveways around town, Is there a takeover coming that I wasn't...

Original post made by Mal on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by ?????, on Nov 15, 2012 at 8:30 am | 5 comments | 1198 Views

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New Staples Ranch environmental report out today

A draft of a supplemental Environmental Impact Report affecting development on Staples Ranch has been completed and will...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Nona, on Nov 4, 2009 at 7:14 pm | 6 comments | 1197 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents find $8M deficit hard to swallow

Pleasanton Unified School District is now preparing to make $8 million in reductions to next year's budget, and parents aren't...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2010
Last comment by Another Mom, on Feb 10, 2010 at 11:46 am | 11 comments | 1197 Views

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Council places Oak Grove referendum on June 8 ballot

Pleasanton voters will be asked to decide in June if the developers of a 51-custom home project at the end of Hearst Drive...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Mar 21, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 25 comments | 1197 Views

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CBO says Obamacare Increases Healthcare premiums

An Inconvenient Truth: Obamacare Would Make Ms. Canfield’s Health Insurance Even More Expensive Monday, March 15, 2010...

Original post made by Pleasanton Mom on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Rae, on Mar 17, 2010 at 12:53 pm | 35 comments | 1197 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Increased need for child abuse prevention programs sprouts innovative fundraising efforts

Concord, CA – May 17th, 2010. It’s no secret that local Contra Costa County families are feeling the stress of the recession,...

Original post made by Stacy Williams-Coca on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by M., on May 20, 2010 at 10:43 pm | 4 comments | 1197 Views

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Top five greatest CONSERVATIVE moments in Pleasanton history!

Here are my rankings of the top five greatest conservative moments in Pleasanton history. These are moments when conservative...

Original post made by America First on Aug. 20, 2010
Last comment by jacob and alma, on Aug 23, 2010 at 7:42 pm | 5 comments | 1197 Views
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More Banks, More Billions, but Bupkes in the Brig. Rinse, repeat. (Part One)
By Tom Cushing | 10 comments | 460 views

Rails to Trails
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 378 views