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Facts about Obama you may not know:

Here are some interesting facts about Obama prior to his being elected as President Of The United States. Following high...

Original post made by What? on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Ed, on Aug 4, 2009 at 10:08 am | 17 comments | 1655 Views

AROUND TOWN

rummage sale on vineyard? downtown?

has anyone heard of the huge rummage sale or craft fair on first/vineyard? a friend told me about it, but dont know who...

Original post made by Daisy on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Elizabeth, on Jul 16, 2010 at 10:03 am | 15 comments | 1655 Views

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Santa Rita Road reopens after crash near AVHS

Santa Rita Road reopened this afternoon after being closed in both directions for nearly an hour just outside Amador Valley...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2015
Last comment by Me Too, on Oct 30, 2015 at 10:35 pm | 3 comments | 1655 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Climate Conference in Denmark

http://news.yahoo.com/s/politico/30664 What do you all think of this issue at hand? Is Pleasanton doing enough in it's part...

Original post made by der on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by Nan, on Dec 22, 2009 at 11:59 pm | 28 comments | 1655 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

New $14 million 'Rapid' bus service starts Monday

More than 100 federal, state, county and Tri-Valley civic leaders joined last week in a celebration of the "Rapid," a $14...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Fred, on Mar 10, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 2 comments | 1654 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What is the PUSD Budget Advisory Committee up to?

In the minutes of the PUSD Board of Trustees meeeting for Oct. 13 the CSEA representative commended the BAC "...they appreciate...

Original post made by Dark Corners of Town on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 26, 2009 at 1:30 pm | 8 comments | 1653 Views

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No Fair Opening Day Parade? Is this true?

I'm not sure if this has been addressed on this forum already and if so I apologise for the repeat. I have heard from several...

Original post made by G on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on May 18, 2009 at 7:32 pm | 1 comment | 1653 Views

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Livermore soccer coach jailed on child pornography charges

The head coach of a Livermore youth soccer team was arrested Thursday afternoon and locked up in Santa Rita Jail in Dublin...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 3, 2010 at 2:36 pm | 14 comments | 1653 Views

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Why not a referendum?

The city is abuzz with backers of a proposed referendum to overturn the City Council's Jan. 5 decision to allow development...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by kmary1, on Feb 1, 2016 at 10:20 am | 29 comments | 1653 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Federal agency awards $12 million to state for rental aid to disabled low-income tenants

Federal housing and health officials have awarded $12 million to the California Housing Financing Agency to offer rental...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2013
Last comment by Tea is best, on Feb 17, 2013 at 3:38 pm | 6 comments | 1653 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

School board hears update on middle school laptop program

District staff provided an update on the expansion of technology at the middle schools during Tuesday night's Pleasanton...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by Dear school board, on May 13, 2015 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 1653 Views

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Oil Spill: Save Some Blame for the Democrat Environmentalists

QUESTION: Why are we drilling in 5,000 feet of water vs. shallower water where any spills are much easier to contain? ANSWER:...

Original post made by ! on May. 31, 2010
Last comment by Need new political party, on Jun 2, 2010 at 3:50 pm | 2 comments | 1652 Views

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Obama's Aides' Earnings Through the Ceiling: Do They Even Care about Average Amercans?

President Obama’s top political appointees average $142,691 annually, more than three times the average American wage of...

Original post made by The Answer is TEA on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by The Answer Is TEA Z., on Mar 9, 2013 at 9:51 am | 30 comments | 1652 Views

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'From Idea to Entrepreneur' workshop today

Come to a free seminar and learn how to protect an idea for development, how to make and market-test a prototype, and how...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
Last comment by Today is too late, on Nov 29, 2010 at 3:40 pm | 1 comment | 1652 Views

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5 reasons why now is a good time to purchase a home

When it comes to buying a new home these days, many people are sitting on the fence. Maybe it's because of what they're hearing...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2011
Last comment by Yawn, on Sep 4, 2011 at 11:51 pm | 5 comments | 1652 Views

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Who is Jeff Durban of Pleasanton?

Wow! This was a witty and fun submission to the Mercury News by Jeff Durban of Pleasanton regarding the new Toll Lane and...

Original post made by Lincoln on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Kurt Kummer, on Sep 30, 2010 at 11:10 pm | 7 comments | 1652 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

BART riders say they'd take smaller seats but want bigger aisles

A large majority of riders are telling BART they would give up 2 inches of seat width in exchange for wider aisles. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 6, 2011 at 10:23 am | 3 comments | 1652 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Quo Warranto, Mr. Kernan?

Here's an official California Attorney General opinion on another instance of a school district trustee who failed to retain...

Original post made by Stacey on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Dec 28, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 23 comments | 1651 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CTA unanimously denounces the Vergara vs. CA lawsuit

In late March the delegates from the California Teachers' Association (that's "teachers' union" to you non-teachers, one...

Original post made by Registered Joe on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by The Rest of the Bunch are Good Apples, on Apr 28, 2014 at 1:41 pm | 9 comments | 1651 Views

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Walnut Creek joins Tri-Valley cities in banning medical marijuana dispensaries

During a special meeting Tuesday, the Walnut Creek City Council passed an urgency ordinance establishing a temporary moratorium...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jason, on Aug 25, 2009 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 1651 Views
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