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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 | 1262 Views

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Controlled Burn

So we have spare the air days but, hey can control burn at Camp Parks. Makes good sense doesn't it?...

Original post made by Tango on Jun. 18, 2012
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Prop. 8 sponsors appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to uphold state's same-sex marriage ban

As promised, supporters of California's Proposition 8 appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday to uphold the state's voter-approved...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Ur a Bigot, on Aug 4, 2012 at 10:48 pm | 5 comments | 1262 Views

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Tri-Valley cities to keep funding Washington-savvy consultant despite San Ramon dropping out

Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne said this week that he and other Tri-Valley mayors will keep working with a local consulting...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by David, on May 23, 2013 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 1262 Views

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Workshop planned for nonprofits seeking grants

The Las Positas College Cooperative Collection, in an arrangement with the Foundation Center of New York, will host a free...

Original post made on May. 26, 2014
Last comment by Mandy, on May 27, 2014 at 8:00 am | 2 comments | 1262 Views

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Corvairs play for hundreds at Friday's Concert in the Park

he Corvairs brought '50's and '60s rock and roll band to a packed park Friday at the Pleasanton Downtown Association's weekly...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Just wondering, on Jun 15, 2009 at 11:50 am | 3 comments | 1261 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama to give healthcare to significant others of homosexual government workers

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_obama_gay_benefits...

Original post made by Cindy on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Hmmm?, on Jun 16, 2009 at 10:03 pm | 7 comments | 1261 Views

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Obama now says unemployment will go over 10%!!!

President Obama told us that if the 787 billion stimulus passed unemployment could be contained below 8%. It already is...

Original post made by Pablo on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Michael, on Jun 17, 2009 at 8:33 am | 4 comments | 1261 Views

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BART management 'intent' on reaching labor agreement by tonight

BART spokesman Linton Johnson said Wednesday that management is "intent on getting an agreement" with its 2,800-plus union...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Jul 31, 2009 at 12:08 pm | 5 comments | 1261 Views

AROUND TOWN

9% of all home loans are delinquent

One factor for the doos day nasty commenets on the Weekly Forum, may just be MAJOR Fear and Frustration. 9% of all home...

Original post made by Bye Bye Neighbor on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by Art, on Aug 21, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 5 comments | 1261 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board gets budget back on track, for now

School Board members were pleased to certify their budget as positive Tuesday night -- a sign of a balanced budget -- for...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by a reader, on Jun 12, 2010 at 5:40 pm | 7 comments | 1261 Views

AROUND TOWN

New transit fare card now good on most Bay Area systems

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission and several major Bay Area transit operators--but not the Wheels bus system locally--...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Larry, on Jun 25, 2010 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1261 Views

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Double fines go into effect today on Vasco Road

Beginning today, Vasco Road will be a double-fine zone along a 19-mile stretch between I-580 in Livermore and Walnut Boulevard...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2011
Last comment by Duh, on Dec 30, 2011 at 11:11 am | 4 comments | 1261 Views

AROUND TOWN

Walmart market bid goes to city planners Monday

An overflow crowd is expected to jam the 227-seat Firehouse Arts Center on Monday night as the Planning Commission holds...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2012
Last comment by Never enough freedom, on Mar 19, 2012 at 8:26 pm | 13 comments | 1261 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

I should have votes NO on G !!!

I admit to not knowing the exact situation or details on measure G when I voted. I have a better understanding, but have...

Original post made by Mistake on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Mistake, on Jun 15, 2009 at 11:39 pm | 8 comments | 1260 Views

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The Federal Reserve Must Be Stopped

by Poliwonk USA Member since: August 21, 2007 The Federal Reserve Must Be Stopped July 14, 2009 03:54 PM EDT views:...

Original post made by mark on Aug. 17, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Aug 18, 2009 at 12:10 pm | 4 comments | 1260 Views

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What I believe in!!!

Many of you may be wondering what is poster boy and stay cool for? Well the answer is below and we have more of this coming...

Original post made by poster boy on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Oct 20, 2009 at 8:02 pm | 9 comments | 1260 Views

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Torrico introduces legislation to place officers at high schools

California Assembly Majority Leader Alberto Torrico, whose district includes a portion of Pleasanton, this week introduced...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by Stacey, on Feb 17, 2010 at 9:54 pm | 16 comments | 1260 Views

AROUND TOWN

Our reporter finds Santa's not always a big hit with her own children

A visit with Santa can go a couple of different ways: either with a happy ending with candy cane in hand, or a young mother...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by JR, on Dec 12, 2010 at 5:16 pm | 2 comments | 1260 Views

AROUND TOWN

Resident interrupts burglary attempt

Pleasanton police are looking for a man who may be responsible for several burglaries in the area near the Pleasanton Sports...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by Oscar, on Jan 17, 2011 at 1:43 am | 5 comments | 1260 Views
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