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Val Vista Homes : Water Treatment Plant

Hi Guys, We have bought a home in Pleasanton - Val Vista Community. Will be moving in 2 weeks. Wanted to know whether...

Original post made by spdspd on Jan. 17, 2015
Last comment by Pete , on May 15, 2016 at 9:25 pm | 7 comments | 1575 Views

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Pleasanton's move toward 'walkable' housing fits with what public prefers, survey shows

Americans favor walkable, mixed-use neighborhoods, with 56% of respondents preferring smart growth neighborhoods over ones...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Glenn Wohltmann, on Apr 11, 2011 at 12:35 pm | 4 comments | 1575 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Government Service Union (SEIU) wants more of your money

SEIU drops a mil for new taxes campaign. The California State Council of Service Employees International Union launched...

Original post made by mk on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by 12.9B, on Jun 12, 2009 at 12:24 am | 22 comments | 1574 Views

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Power outage shutters businesses this morning in Roses Pavilion, other northeast Pleasanton areas

A widespread power outage closed businesses just as they were about to open Sunday morning in much of northeast Pleasanton...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2010
Last comment by unclehomerr.., on Jun 29, 2010 at 6:23 pm | 6 comments | 1574 Views

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Pleasanton investigation leads to fraud bust

Three men have been charged with credit card fraud after a call from employee at the Apple Store in Stoneridge Mall at around...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2011
Last comment by P-town Dad, on Mar 14, 2011 at 5:14 pm | 10 comments | 1574 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police activity in Charter Oaks on 9/1/2009

Does anyone know what was the purpose for police activity on 9/1/2009 Kamp/Maple Leaf intersection? Stopped pickup, 4 teenagers,...

Original post made by member on Sep. 1, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1574 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Unfunded Retiree Medical Benefit Liabilities

Ah, the local columnists are starting to have the discussion about unfunded medical benefit liabilities for retirees. http://www.insidebayarea.com/opinion/ci_12403771 "An...

Original post made by Stacey on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by frank, on May 20, 2009 at 7:27 pm | 3 comments | 1573 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Fw: Barbara Boxer

> > > > Subject: Barbara Boxer > > > > > > Read the letter sent to Sen. Barbara...

Original post made by mark on Sep. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1573 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

People Wonder Why Attorney's Have A Bad Reputation

While we all would agree that granting equal access & movement within places of business to persons with physical disabilities...

Original post made by Nosy Neighbors on Apr. 21, 2010
Last comment by ABE ELL, on Apr 23, 2010 at 10:47 am | 10 comments | 1573 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Democrat Party Officially Embraces Anti-Capitalist Movement...

Well, the veil is finally off. The Democrats are now officially embracing the movement to topple American capitalism. ...

Original post made by Democrats Unveiled on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by hoops, on Oct 11, 2011 at 2:43 pm | 5 comments | 1573 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

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 | 1573 Views

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No County Fair on Monday

I'm bummed. What does everyone think? I like the off days as a resident. Also carnies everywhere Monday, which I don't mind....

Original post made by ItsNotFair on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on May 15, 2009 at 1:53 pm | 4 comments | 1573 Views

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3.0 magnitude earthquake strikes San Leandro, Castro Valley

The U.S. Geological Survey reported an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.0 struck early this morning in Alameda County and...

Original post made on May. 30, 2010
Last comment by mary, on May 30, 2010 at 5:17 pm | 1 comment | 1573 Views

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Britney Spears concert draws thousands, plus other news in round-up of Monday stories from around the Bay

Screaming teens, drag queens, and throngs of dedicated fans poured into downtown San Francisco Sunday to see pop singer Britney...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2011
Last comment by To Emily, on Mar 28, 2011 at 10:33 pm | 3 comments | 1573 Views

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Police Officers Abuse Disability

Tim Hunt comments that about the large number of PPD officers out on temporary disability. "currently the department has...

Original post made by taxpayer on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by franco, on Jul 24, 2012 at 9:44 pm | 5 comments | 1573 Views

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Pleasanton's 'Walk to Wellness' set for this morning in Kottinger Park

Walk to Wellness is holding its weekly Saturday walk starting at 8:30 a.m. today in Kottinger Park. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 7, 2013 at 2:33 am | 1 comment | 1573 Views

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PGS Rate Hike = 28%; Pleasanton Water Rate Hike = ?

PGS rates just increased 14%; when curbside recycling is implemented, should you opt for the larger garbage bin, your rate...

Original post made by Billie on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Barney, on May 4, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 4 comments | 1572 Views

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PDA board names Laura Olson as its new executive director

Laura Olson, last year's chairman of the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce and an executive with UNCLE Credit Union, has been...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Sonu, on Jun 9, 2010 at 7:36 am | 5 comments | 1572 Views

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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The City of Pleasanton has announced a mandatory water rationing fine for the "ice bucket challenge." Anyone caught doing...

Original post made by Mrs. Bloom on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by Ksquare, on Aug 24, 2014 at 10:24 pm | 11 comments | 1572 Views

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Memorial set for Cal State East Bay music lecturer Lawrence Granger

A private memorial service will be held in San Francisco June 27 for Lawrence Granger, 57, of Pleasanton, who died June 14...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Misty, on Jun 18, 2009 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 1572 Views
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