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County sheriff, Mythbusters TV crew hold public meeting over Dublin cannonball incident

On the heels of an epic TV production mishap that sent a cannonball flying into Dublin homes, roughly two hundred people...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by Fred Jones, on Dec 20, 2011 at 10:38 pm | 3 comments | 1645 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Fremont Mayor Bob Wasserman dies at age 77

Fremont Mayor Bob Wasserman, who tried to bring the Oakland A's baseball team to his city and keep the NUMMI auto plant from...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Lisa, on Jan 4, 2012 at 12:24 am | 1 comment | 1645 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

SF CITY electricians charged in huge scam...must read

Huge, 3 page investigative report in SF Chronicle...comments got so heated it was pulled from site. Read Sun July 4 paper,...

Original post made by More taxpayer hits on Jul. 9, 2010
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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. 1645 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Updated info on federal stimulus funds

see http://www.pleasantonparceltaxinfo.com for updated information and web links to state information on federal stimulus...

Original post made by Mary on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Apr 24, 2009 at 10:17 am | 7 comments | 1644 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Confused parcel tax voter...Please help

I'm reading the campaign ad on page 2 of the recent PW where it says: Feb 2009 Budget Act <$9.7 M> Governor’s...

Original post made by Confused Voter on May. 30, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on May 31, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 20 comments | 1644 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

THE HISTORY OF THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

I have recently discovered some interesting facts about the Pledge of Allegiance (please note that it was written by a SOCIALIST):...

Original post made by Miguel on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by Hifi, on Mar 27, 2010 at 11:08 pm | 6 comments | 1644 Views

AROUND TOWN

Harringtons win 2010 Mayor's Award at Firehouse Arts Center gala

Retired educators and philanthropists Nancy and Gary Harrington, who live in Ruby Hill and have contributed extensively to...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Nina, on Oct 4, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 4 comments | 1644 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oak Grove developers cancel offer to delay suit against Pleasanton

The landowners of 600 acres in the southeast hills have nixed an agreement they proposed to delay court actions against the...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by who do you work for?, on Oct 3, 2011 at 5:49 pm | 6 comments | 1644 Views

AROUND TOWN

Opus Bank drops bid for downtown Pleasanton location

Opus Bank representatives said this week that they are no longer pursuing a lease for the Past Time Pool building on Main...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Informed Resident, on Mar 29, 2012 at 6:38 pm | 10 comments | 1644 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What happened on Foothill Rd last night???

There was yet another wreck on Foothill Rd. last night. I have heard from some teenagers that it was because of this stupid...

Original post made by Foothill parent on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Deadman's curve, on Jul 6, 2009 at 8:43 pm | 3 comments | 1643 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PUSD/Lydiksen illegal Measure E campaigning

For several weeks PUSD's taxpayer funded internet servers have been hosting Measure E campaigning. The Lydiksen PFC website...

Original post made by Nomad on Mar. 28, 2011
Last comment by Nomad, on Mar 30, 2011 at 4:57 pm | 4 comments | 1643 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

This IS why we went to WAR!

This is why we go to war, this is why we went to war and this is why we will continue to wage war! Just about the only thing...

Original post made by Don on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Jul 26, 2009 at 8:42 pm | 34 comments | 1643 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Drought over? EBMUD suspending water-waster penalties

An ordinance that imposes fines on suspected water wasters in the San Ramon Valley and other parts of the East Bay as a reaction...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2016
Last comment by ptown loves the drought, on May 3, 2016 at 9:41 pm | 9 comments | 1643 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton murder suspect was mad at his father, grandfather says

A professional poker player accused of murdering his parents at their country club home just outside Pleasanton in March...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by Bill, on Jul 21, 2009 at 3:18 pm | 6 comments | 1642 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton Concert Band plans free holiday program Sunday

The Pleasanton Community Concert Band will present a concert of special Christmas music at 2 p.m. Sunday in the downtown...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by Craig Rossi, on Dec 6, 2010 at 12:53 pm | 2 comments | 1642 Views

AROUND TOWN

Carpet Cleaning

In need of a good carpet cleaning company. Any suggestions of one you have used and were pleased with the results. ...

Original post made by Valerie on Jul. 12, 2013
Last comment by Valerie, on Jul 12, 2013 at 9:50 am | 4 comments | 1642 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

1950s 'My Little Margie' star Gale Storm, 87, dies in Danville

Gale Storm, whose wholesome appearance and perky personality made her one of early television's biggest stars on "My Little...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 1, 2009 at 3:47 pm | 2 comments | 1642 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

59% of nurses report to work at Eden hospital despite systemwide strike, Sutter says

Thousands of registered nurses from nine Bay Area Sutter Health-managed hospitals went on a one-day strike yesterday at Eden...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2011
Last comment by Package pay, on Dec 27, 2011 at 11:19 pm | 8 comments | 1642 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Traffic moving again on Bay Bridge after being closed 2-1/2 hours due to 'suspicious device'

Traffic began moving again on the San Francisco Bay Bridge this afternoon about two and a half hours after a suspicious device...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
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