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Alameda County Board of Supervisors Redistricting Decision

Well, no big surprises out of the meeting today regarding Alameda County supervisorial redistricting. The proposal going...

Original post made by Billie on Jun. 28, 2011
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Valley Humane Society broke, may close

The Valley Humane Society, a 25-year-old nonprofit animal welfare organization that just moved into a new $1.3-million building,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Jul 30, 2011 at 10:45 pm | 11 comments | 887 Views

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Investigation continuing into Centerpointe Christian Preschool ex-teacher's photo of bound 2-year-old

The Centerpointe Christian Preschool in Pleasanton is closed until Wednesday for staff to get extra training and for management...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 16, 2013 at 11:59 pm | 11 comments | 887 Views

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Gas station with lower price and fewer customers

I drive by the 2 gas station Chevron and shell (soon or now 76) Found it odd that quite a few customers stick with chevron,...

Original post made by kbenson on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 23, 2013 at 3:11 pm | 3 comments | 887 Views

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Construction spending rises unexpectedly

WASHINGTON Construction spending rose for the second time in three months in June as residential building increased and...

Original post made by ralph on Aug. 3, 2009
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McKeehan now chair at community's own ValleyCare

Former Pleasanton City Manager Deborah McKeehan has been elected chairwoman of the ValleyCare Health System board of directors,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by No kidding, on Aug 7, 2009 at 9:20 am | 2 comments | 886 Views

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Healthy Families to BOOT 670,000 Children

Unless you have lost a job that has not been replaced and are struggling on one or NO income, this would be of no interest...

Original post made by Unemployed on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 13, 2009 at 9:28 pm | 8 comments | 886 Views

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Some Say While Severe Swine Flu Exists, Warnings May Be Overblown

Doctors Question WHO's Severe Swine Flu Warning Some Say While Severe Swine Flu Exists, Warnings May Be Overblown Aug....

Original post made by WHO me? on Aug. 29, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Aug 30, 2009 at 5:23 pm | 4 comments | 886 Views

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Read the attached link and next time you hear someone describe themselves as a PROGRESSIVE think about it.

Recently I have heard quite a few folks describe themselves as PROGRESSIVES and we should all know what they mean. http://www.progressive.org/wx101609.html...

Original post made by mmm,mmm,mmm on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 16, 2009 at 11:13 pm | 20 comments | 886 Views

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District reports no 'documented cases' of H1N1 in Pleasanton schools

Although no documented cases of H1N1 (swine flu) have been reported in Pleasanton schools, an increasing number of students...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 21, 2009 at 11:21 pm | 25 comments | 886 Views

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Tolls could rise to as much as $6 on 7 Bay Area bridges, by another $1 on the Golden Gate

Bridge authorities are considering toll increases of $1 on the Golden Gate Bridge and by as much as $2 on the seven other...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Nov 7, 2009 at 9:26 am | 1 comment | 886 Views

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Amtrak launches safety campaign to curb pedestrian accidents on tracks

Amtrak is kicking off a rail safety campaign today to reduce the number of pedestrians who are killed or injured by trains,...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 24, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 6 comments | 886 Views

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Obama is a joke!!!

We are in 2 wars, unemployment at 10%, record deficits, oil leaking in the gulf and Obama thinks he is a comedian. When...

Original post made by Helen on May. 2, 2010
Last comment by Bridgett, on May 5, 2010 at 8:00 pm | 15 comments | 886 Views

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Business News: June sales up for Ross Stores

Off-price retailer Ross Stores has reported increases in comparable store sales for the month of June. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by mbt fuaba, on Jul 21, 2010 at 7:50 am | 3 comments | 886 Views

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Safeway, Clorox plans for new jobs, development go to City Council tonight

The Pleasanton City Council, in its final meeting before the Nov. 2 municipal election, is expected to approve to measures...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Claudette, on Oct 19, 2010 at 10:20 am | 1 comment | 886 Views

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Seniors are invited to learn about the Internet

Pleasanton Senior Center will host a workshop on "Learn What the Internet Can Do for You" today from 9:30-11 a.m., Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by senior helper, on Jan 13, 2011 at 9:02 pm | 2 comments | 886 Views

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Cajun fiddler Tom Rigney to hold free concert today

A free concert will be held at 2 p.m. today by Tom Rigney, an electric violinist, Cajun fiddler, composer, graphic artist...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2011
Last comment by JR, on Mar 13, 2011 at 8:28 pm | 1 comment | 886 Views

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Oil companies accused of violating environmental laws at fueling stations

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O'Malley and six other district attorneys filed a civil lawsuit Monday against...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by I Love Oil Companies, on Feb 5, 2013 at 12:08 pm | 2 comments | 886 Views

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Travelers Note: Northbound I-680 at 242/680 split closes one more time at midnight tonight

Caltrans will close the northbound lanes of I-680 at the Highway 242/680 split in Pleasant Hill one more time at midnight...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by David, on Sep 19, 2013 at 9:16 am | 2 comments | 886 Views

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Members of Congress Must Participate in Public Plan - NOT!

Members of Congress Must Participate in Public Plan July 16, 2009 (Washington, DC) Today U.S. Congressman Dean Heller...

Original post made by Ken in South Pleasanton on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Nancy, on Jul 24, 2009 at 1:09 pm | 3 comments | 885 Views
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A Norman Rockwell Town
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David Brooks at his Best and Worst
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Anti-fracking folks rail against railroads
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