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AROUND TOWN

ELECTION ROUNDUP: New mayors for Livermore, San Ramon as Kamena, Wilson lose bids for City Council seats

The mayors of both Livermore and San Ramon, both longtime top political voices in their communities, lost their bids for...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2011
Last comment by Sharon, on Nov 9, 2011 at 9:12 am | 2 comments | 1156 Views

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Oakland officials seeking way to keep A's in city

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan says she and other city officials still want to keep the A's baseball team in Oakland even though...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by Chuck Wiedel, on Dec 12, 2011 at 7:16 pm | 7 comments | 1156 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tuesday afternoon fire, power failure in Pleasanton blamed on bird

Electric power was cut to hundreds of residents in southwest Pleasanton Tuesday afternoon after a bird caused a series of...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Andrew Heller, on Jul 6, 2012 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 1156 Views

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Pleasanton Council candidate Bowen now on the Nov. 4 ballot

George Bowen will file his nomination papers today making him an official candidate for the Pleasanton City Council on the...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2014
Last comment by Michelle Flanagin, on Aug 9, 2014 at 9:11 am | 1 comment | 1156 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Unfortunately, teachers will pay one way or the other

If teachers don't agree to a Step/Column freeze, they will end up "paying" by a heavier workload. Larger class sizes with...

Original post made by still hopeful on Jun. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1155 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Article about prop. 13

This article was on the mercury news, and it is about prop. 13: http://www.mercurynews.com/topstories/ci_12901818...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 25, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Jul 25, 2009 at 3:09 pm | 1 comment | 1155 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Great Topics On American Thinker Web Site?

Articles Obama Fails J.R. Dunn The stimulus shares one major element with every other program this administration has...

Original post made by AmericanThinker on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by HollyCow, on Jul 30, 2009 at 10:15 am | 5 comments | 1155 Views

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Livermore Airport face-off

An ambitious plan to rezone and modernize the Livermore Municipal Airport (LVK) will go before city planners and eventually...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by a local, on Nov 17, 2009 at 8:02 am | 17 comments | 1155 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

American democracy

Those were the words by Thomas Sowell of the Hoover Institution in his article "Is U.S. Now On Slippery Slope To Tyranny?"...

Original post made by Amy on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Amy, on Jun 23, 2010 at 9:43 am | 15 comments | 1155 Views

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Tour shows affordable housing potential for Pleasanton

When it comes to providing affordable housing, Pleasanton has a lot more to think about, following a tour of low-income housing...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by Toni, on Apr 15, 2011 at 10:58 am | 4 comments | 1155 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

ABC, CBS, MSNBC, NBC and NPR Ignore Death Threats to Wisconsin Republicans

If this doesn't convince you that the major media are allied with the democrat left, then you're not paying attention. http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/noel-sheppard/2011/03/13/...

Original post made by Chris on Mar. 14, 2011
Last comment by Answer to what?, on Mar 16, 2011 at 1:21 pm | 9 comments | 1155 Views

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Spiller sworn in as new Pleasanton police chief

An overflow crowd gathered at Pleasanton's City Council chamber Monday to welcome the city's new chief of police, Dave Spiller. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by once more, on Jun 29, 2011 at 10:00 pm | 3 comments | 1155 Views

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Stoneridge near denker there is a serious car accident

On Stoneridge towards Denker there is a seriously bad car accident, you may want to take another route if you are heading...

Original post made by bel on May. 24, 2009
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Alamo man, 2 others arrested in regional workers' comp fraud

Three Bay Area residents were arrested Tuesday in connection with a $5 million dollar workers' compensation insurance fraud...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Sunflower, on May 28, 2009 at 7:32 am | 2 comments | 1154 Views

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10k, 5k winners announced in Sunday's Rotary Club's Spirit Run

Winners of the 10k and 5k competitions in Sunday's Spirit Run were announced yesterday by the Rotary Club of Pleasanton,...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by withheld, on Jun 24, 2009 at 8:20 am | 4 comments | 1154 Views

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Hayashi recognized for having a 'green' local Assembly District office

State Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi (D-Hayward), whose district includes part of Pleasanton, was recently recognized by a regional...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 22, 2009 at 7:46 pm | 10 comments | 1154 Views

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SFO wants BART's fare increase waived--for its employees

San Francisco International Airport representatives have asked that a BART-to-SFO surcharge that recently increased by $2.50...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Concerned Reader, on Aug 10, 2009 at 11:06 pm | 3 comments | 1154 Views

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GOOD PEOPLE IN P-TOWN

Okay! A lot of noise and a lot of chatter on the forum. But, today I drove through the vineyards with the sun beating down...

Original post made by reasonable center on Jun. 26, 2010
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Ribbon cutting at Valley Humane Society today

Valley Humane Society will host a ribbon cutting and ground breaking ceremony tonight at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 9, at...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Karla, on Sep 9, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 4 comments | 1154 Views

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23 protesters arrested after blocking Castlewood Drive

Twenty-three people protesting the ongoing lockout of Castlewood workers were arrested June 23 for blocking Castlewood Drive...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2011
Last comment by Leland, on Jul 4, 2011 at 8:16 am | 8 comments | 1154 Views
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